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 7,353,000 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 99 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2021 was 12,372 millions of euros (14,642 millions of dollars), ( 37.72% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is €1,683 euros per inhabitant$1,991 dollars per inhabitant.

The last annual rate of CPI published in Paraguay was on November of 2022 and it was 8.3%.

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 125th 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 [+]2021€32,939M
Annual GDP [+]2021$38,987M
GDP per capita [+]2021€4,480
GDP per capita [+]2021$5,302
Debt (M.€.) [+]202112,372
Debt ($M) [+]202114,642
Debt (%GDP) [+]202137.72%
Debt Per Capita [+]2021€1,683
Debt Per Capita [+]2021$1,991
Deficit (M.€) [+]2021-2,018
Deficit ($M) [+]2021-2,389
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2021-6.15%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]20218,301.4
Expenditure ($M) [+]20219,824.9
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]20191,174.8
Education Expenditure ($M) [+]20191,315.3
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20219.64%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20171,044.9
Gov. Health Exp.($M) [+]20171,180.0
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201710.48%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2020323.5
Defence Expenditure ($M) [+]2020369.2
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20204.12%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]202125.31%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2021€1,129
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2021$1,336
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€45
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2020$51
Moody's Rating [+]07/22/2022Ba1
S&P Rating [+]06/11/2014BB
Fitch Rating [+]12/06/2019BB+
Corruption Index [+]202130
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 [+]12/06/20227,503.6300
US Dollar exchange rate [+]12/06/20227,149.7200
CPI (overall index) [+]November 20228.3%
Money Market
Key rates [+]09/26/20228.50%
Doing Business [+]2020125º
Passengers vehicles Year [+]December 201920,599
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]December 20193.90
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]201596.64
Tax Revenue (%GDP) [+]202013.4%
Standard VAT [+]01/01/200610.00%
Annual arrivals [+]20191,215,645
Exports [+]2021€8,918.0M
Exports [+]2021$10,547.3M
Exports % GDP [+]202127.07%
Imports [+]2021€11,465.1M
Imports [+]2021$13,559.7M
Imports % GDP [+]202134.81%
Trade balance [+]2021€-2,547.1M
Trade balance [+]2021$-3,012.4M
Trade balance % GDP [+]2021-7.73%
Global AgeWatch Ranking [+]201569º
Density [+]202118
Global Peace Ranking [+]202277º
Remittance received ($M) [+]2017732.0
% Immigrant [+]20192.24%
% Emigrant [+]201912.19%
Birth Rate [+]202020.09‰
Remittance sent ($M) [+]2017233.0
Crude death rate [+]20205.59‰
Fertility Rate [+]20202.38
% risk of poverty [+]202026.9%
Population [+]20217,353,000
Immigrant stock [+]2019160,519
Emigrant stock [+]2019871,638
HDI [+]20190.728
Gender Gap Ranking [+]202280º
Life expectancy [+]202074.36
Suicides [+]2015680
Suicide rate [+]201510.07
Number of homicides [+]2020481
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20206.74
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20211.24
Consumption GWh [+]20217,677
Generation GWh [+]202140,023
COVID-19 - Deaths [+]12/06/202219,630
COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]12/06/2022777,525
Fully vaccinated [+]12/02/20223,529,219
COVID-19 - Deaths per million population [+]12/06/20222,669.66
Doses administered [+]12/02/20229,475,354