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 7,044,636 people, it is one of the least populous country in the world and it has a low population density, 17 people per km2.

It's capital is Asuncion and its currency is Guaranies

Paraguay is holding the 97 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2019 was 8,729 millions of euros (9,772 millions of dollars), ( 26.11% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 1,239€ euros per inhabitant1,387$ dollars per inhabitant.

The last annual rate of CPI published in Paraguay was on January of 2021 and it was 2.6%.

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
Gouvernement
Annual GDP [+]201934,074M.€
Annual GDP [+]201938,145M.$
GDP per capita [+]20194,837€
GDP per capita [+]20195,415$
Debt (M.€.) [+]20198,729
Debt (M.$.) [+]20199,772
Debt (%GDP) [+]201926.11%
Debt Per Capita [+]20191,239€
Debt Per Capita [+]20191,387$
Deficit (M.€) [+]2019-1,289
Deficit (M.$) [+]2019-1,443
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2019-3.85%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]20197,783.5
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20198,713.6
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]20161,119.9
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]20161,239.7
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201618.15%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20171,044.8
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]20171,180.3
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201710.48%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2019336.0
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]2019376.2
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20195.31%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201923.28%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20191,105€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20191,237$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2016163€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2016181$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017153€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017173$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201948€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201953$
Moody's Rating [+]06/26/2020Ba1
S&P Rating [+]06/11/2014BB
Fitch Rating [+]12/06/2019BB+
Corruption Index [+]201829
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201997º
Fragile States Index [+]201869.8
RTI Raking [+]09/28/2018108º
Innovation Ranking [+]201889º
Labour
Unemployment rate [+]2017Q37.7%
Unemployed [+]2017Q393 m.
NMW [+]2019367.9 $
NMW [+]2019321.0 €
Human Capital Ranking [+]201790º
Markets
Euro / Guaranies [+]02/24/20218,014.2200
US Dollar exchange rate [+]02/24/20216,611.3000
Prices
CPI (overall index) [+]January 20212.6%
Business
Doing Business [+]2019113º
Passengers vehicles Year [+]December 201920,599
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]December 20193.96
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]201596.64
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]01/01/200610.00%
Trade
Annual arrivals [+]20181,181,000
Exports [+]20196,835.2 M.€
Exports [+]20197,652.0 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201920.06%
Imports [+]201911,205.0 M.€
Imports [+]201912,544.0 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201932.88%
Trade balance [+]2019-4,369.8 M.€
Trade balance [+]2019-4,891.9 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]2019-12.82%
Socio-Demography
Global AgeWatch Ranking [+]201569º
Density [+]201917
Global Peace Ranking [+]202075º
Remittance received (M.$) [+]2017732.0
% Immigrant [+]20192.28%
% Emigrant [+]201912.37%
Birth Rate [+]201820.57‰
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2017233.0
Crude death rate [+]20185.50‰
Fertility Rate [+]20182.43
Population [+]20197,044,636
Immigrant stock [+]2019160,519
Emigrant stock [+]2019871,638
HDI [+]20190.728
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2018104º
Life expectancy [+]201874.13
Suicides [+]2015680
Suicide rate [+]201510.07
Number of homicides [+]2018497
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20187.14
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20191.21
Consumption GWh [+]201813,097
Generation GWh [+]201859,322
Others
COVID-19 - Deaths [+]02/24/20213,119
COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]02/24/2021154,904
COVID-19 - Deaths per million population [+]02/24/2021442.75