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Paraguay  

Paraguay, is a country located at South America, it has an area of 406,752 Km2,

Paraguay, with a population of 6,811,297 people, it is one of the least populous country in the world and it has a low population density, 17 people per km2.

The capital is Asuncion and its currency is Guaranies

Paraguay is holding the 100 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2016 was 6,166 millions of euros6,825 millions of dollars, ( 24.88% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 917€ euros per inhabitant1,015$ dollars per inhabitant.

The last annual rate of CPI published in Paraguay was on July of 2018 and it was 4%.

In terms of the human development index (HDI) of Paraguay, which is the index used by the United Nations to measure the progress of a country, was 0.702 points in 2017, leaving it in 111th place in the table of 189 countries published.

If the reason to visit Paraguay are business, you must know it's in the 108th 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 Paraguay, if you want to see information about other countries click here

Asuncion: Monthly Temp.
Asuncion: Monthly Rainfall
Paraguay Economy
Comptes nationaux - Government
Annual GDP [+]201726,321M.€
Annual GDP [+]201729,735M.$
GDP per capita [+]20173,864€
GDP per capita [+]20174,366$
Debt [+]20166,166
Debt [+]20166,825
Debt (%GDP) [+]201624.88%
Debt Per Capita [+]2016917€
Debt Per Capita [+]20161,015$
Deficit (M.€) [+]2016-129
Deficit (M.$) [+]2016-143
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2016-0.52%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]20166,345.3
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20167,023.6
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2012948.6
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]20121,218.8
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201219.63%
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201411.92%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2017311.3
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]2017351.7
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20175.71%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201625.60%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2016943€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20161,044$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2012147€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2012189$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2014157€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2014209$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201746€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201752$
Moody's Rating [+]06/21/2018Ba1
S&P Rating [+]06/11/2014BB
Fitch Rating [+]12/14/2017BB
Corruption Index [+]201729
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2017112º
Fragile States Index [+]201571.3
RTI Raking [+]11/01/201698º
Innovation Ranking [+]201785º
Labour
Unemployment rate [+]2017Q37.7%
Unemployed [+]2017Q393 m.
NMW [+]2017340.7 $
NMW [+]2017325.6 €
Human Capital Ranking [+]201682º
Markets
US Dollar exchange rate [+]09/21/20185,860.5500
Prices
CPI (overall index) [+]July 20184.0%
Business
Doing Business [+]2018108º
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]201596.64
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]01/01/200610.00%
Trade
Exports [+]20177,683.5 M.€
Exports [+]20178,680.0 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201729.19%
Imports [+]201710,511.5 M.€
Imports [+]201711,874.8 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201739.94%
Trade balance [+]2017-2,828.0 M.€
Trade balance [+]2017-3,194.8 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]2017-10.74%
Socio-Demography
Density [+]201717
Population [+]20176,811,297
Immigrant stock [+]2017160,519
Remittance received (M.$) [+]2016656.9
% Immigrant [+]20172.36%
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2016220.6
Emigrant stock [+]2017873,410
% Emigrant [+]201712.82%
HDI [+]20170.702
Global Peace Ranking [+]201877º
Gender Gap Ranking [+]201696º
Ranking [+]201569º
Birth Rate [+]201620.95‰
Fertility Rate [+]20162.48
Crude death rate [+]20165.73‰
Life expectancy [+]201673.12
Number of homicides [+]2015617
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20159.29
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20160.89