State of Palestine State of Palestine

Subscribe to our free email alert service
  • Capital: Jerusalem East
  • Population: 5,227,000
  • Surface Area: 6,020 km2
  • Currency: Israeli Shekel
  • Belongs to: Arab League

State of Palestine, is a country located at Western Asia, it has an area of 6,020 Km2 so it is one of the smallest countries in the world.

State of Palestine, with a population of 5,227,000 people, it is one of the least populous country in the world and it is a densely populated country, with 868 people per km2.

It's capital is Jerusalem East and its currency is Israeli Shekel

State of Palestine is holding the 127 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2021 was 7,406 millions of euros (8,760 millions of dollars), ( 49.29% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is €1,417 euros per inhabitant$1,676 dollars per inhabitant.

The last annual rate of CPI published in State of Palestine was on December of 2018 and it was 0.3%.

In terms of the human development index (HDI) of State of Palestine, which is the index used by the United Nations to measure the progress of a country, was 0.708 points in 2019, leaving it in 115th place in the table of 189 countries published.

If the reason to visit State of Palestine are business, you must know it's in the 116th of the Doing Business ranking , which provides objective measures of business regulations for local firms.

In the tables at the bottom of the page, you can see more information about the economy and demography of State of Palestine, if you want to see information about other countries click here

State of Palestine Economy
Gouvernement
Annual GDP [+]2020€13,629M
Annual GDP [+]2020$15,532M
GDP per capita [+]2020€2,672
GDP per capita [+]2020$3,045
Debt (M.€.) [+]20217,406
Debt ($M) [+]20218,760
Debt (%GDP) [+]202149.29%
Debt Per Capita [+]2021€1,417
Debt Per Capita [+]2021$1,676
Deficit (M.€) [+]2021-797
Deficit ($M) [+]2021-943
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2021-5.31%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]20214,534.9
Expenditure ($M) [+]20215,364.4
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2018733.4
Education Expenditure ($M) [+]2018865.8
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201917.71%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]202130.18%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2021€868
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2021$1,026
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2018€151
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2018$178
Corruption Index [+]200526
Labour
Unemployment rate [+]2020Q423.4%
Unemployed [+]2020Q4304K
NMW [+]2013$388.8
NMW [+]2013€294.4
Prices
CPI (overall index) [+]December 20180.3%
Business
Doing Business [+]2019116º
Passengers vehicles Year [+]December 2019109
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]December 20190.02
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]201589.40
Trade
Annual arrivals [+]2018606,000
Socio-Demography
Global AgeWatch Ranking [+]201593º
Density [+]2021868
Global Peace Ranking [+]2021138º
Remittance received ($M) [+]20172,033.5
% Immigrant [+]20195.10%
% Emigrant [+]201978.17%
Birth Rate [+]201928.72‰
Remittance sent ($M) [+]2017915.5
Crude death rate [+]20193.46‰
Fertility Rate [+]20193.56
% risk of poverty [+]201629.2%
Population [+]20215,227,000
Immigrant stock [+]2019253,735
Emigrant stock [+]20193,890,650
HDI [+]20190.708
Life expectancy [+]201974.05
Number of homicides [+]201935
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20190.70
Energy and Environment
Consumption GWh [+]20195,703
Generation GWh [+]2020617
Others
COVID-19 - Deaths [+]05/14/20225,657
COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]05/14/2022657,193
Fully vaccinated [+]05/08/20221,768,991
COVID-19 - Deaths per million population [+]05/14/20221,082.27
Doses administered [+]05/08/20223,720,221