Paraguay Paraguay

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

Paraguay, with a population of 7,132,530 people, it is one of the least populous country in the world and it has a low population density, 18 people per km2.

It's capital is Asuncion and its currency is Guaranies

Paraguay is holding the 95 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2019 was 8,730 millions of euros (9,773 millions of dollars), ( 25.78% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is €1,220 euros per inhabitant$1,366 dollars per inhabitant.

The last annual rate of CPI published in Paraguay was on December of 2021 and it was 6.8%.

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 0.728 points in 2019, leaving it in 103th place in the table of 189 countries published.

If the reason to visit Paraguay are business, you must know it's in the 113th 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
Annual GDP [+]2020€31,229M
Annual GDP [+]2020$35,670M
GDP per capita [+]2020€4,378
GDP per capita [+]2020$5,001
Debt (M.€.) [+]20198,730
Debt ($M) [+]20199,773
Debt (%GDP) [+]201925.78%
Debt Per Capita [+]2019€1,220
Debt Per Capita [+]2019$1,366
Deficit (M.€) [+]2019-1,285
Deficit ($M) [+]2019-1,439
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2019-3.80%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]20197,784.5
Expenditure ($M) [+]20198,714.7
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]20191,174.9
Education Expenditure ($M) [+]20191,315.3
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20219.64%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20171,044.5
Gov. Health Exp.($M) [+]20171,180.0
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201710.48%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2020325.5
Defence Expenditure ($M) [+]2020371.7
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20204.12%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201922.99%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2019€1,088
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2019$1,218
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2019€164
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2019$184
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017€153
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017$173
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2020€46
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2020$52
Moody's Rating [+]06/26/2020Ba1
S&P Rating [+]06/11/2014BB
Fitch Rating [+]12/06/2019BB+
Corruption Index [+]202028
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201997º
Fragile States Index [+]201869.8
RTI Raking [+]09/28/2018108º
Innovation Ranking [+]201889º
Unemployment rate [+]2017Q37.7%
Unemployed [+]2017Q393K
NMW [+]2019$367.9
NMW [+]2019€321.0
Human Capital Ranking [+]201790º
Euro / Guaranies [+]01/20/20227,955.1100
US Dollar exchange rate [+]01/20/20227,012.0000
CPI (overall index) [+]December 20216.8%
Money Market
Key rates [+]12/21/20215.25%
Doing Business [+]2019113º
Passengers vehicles Year [+]December 201920,599
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]December 20193.90
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]201596.64
Tax Revenue (%GDP) [+]201913.9%
Standard VAT [+]01/01/200610.00%
Annual arrivals [+]20191,215,645
Exports [+]2020€7,467.4M
Exports [+]2020$8,529.2M
Exports % GDP [+]202023.91%
Imports [+]2020€8,945.1M
Imports [+]2020$10,217.1M
Imports % GDP [+]202028.64%
Trade balance [+]2020€-1,477.7M
Trade balance [+]2020$-1,687.9M
Trade balance % GDP [+]2020-4.73%
Global AgeWatch Ranking [+]201569º
Density [+]202018
Global Peace Ranking [+]202175º
Remittance received ($M) [+]2017732.0
% Immigrant [+]20192.24%
% Emigrant [+]201912.19%
Birth Rate [+]201920.34‰
Remittance sent ($M) [+]2017233.0
Crude death rate [+]20195.54‰
Fertility Rate [+]20192.41
% risk of poverty [+]202026.9%
Population [+]20207,132,530
Immigrant stock [+]2019160,519
Emigrant stock [+]2019871,638
HDI [+]20190.728
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2020100º
Life expectancy [+]201974.25
Suicides [+]2015680
Suicide rate [+]201510.07
Number of homicides [+]2019554
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20197.86
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20201.11
Consumption GWh [+]201912,719
Generation GWh [+]201948,937
COVID-19 - Deaths [+]01/20/202216,887
COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]01/20/2022516,555
Fully vaccinated [+]01/14/20223,044,839
COVID-19 - Deaths per million population [+]01/20/20222,367.60
Doses administered [+]01/14/20227,281,308