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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 6,725,308 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 99 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2016 was 6,108 millions of euros6,761 millions of dollars, ( 24.63% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 908€ euros per inhabitant1,005$ dollars per inhabitant.

The last annual rate of CPI published in Paraguay was on October of 2017 and it was 4.9%.

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 0.693 points in 2015, leaving it in 110th place in the table of 188 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

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Asuncion: Monthly Rainfall
Paraguay Economy
Government
GDP Mill. € [+]201624,791M.€
GDP Mill.$ [+]201627,441M.$
GDP per capita [+]20163,686€
GDP per capita [+]20164,080$
Debt [+]20166,108
Debt [+]20166,761
Debt (%GDP) [+]201624.63%
Debt Per Capita [+]2016908€
Debt Per Capita [+]20161,005$
Deficit [+]2016-285
Deficit [+]2016-315
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2016-1.15%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20166,170.8
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20166,830.4
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2012948.6
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]20121,218.8
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201219.63%
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201411.92%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2016310.1
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]2016343.2
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20156.60%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201624.89%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2016918€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20161,016$
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. [+]201646€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201651$
Moody's Rating [+]06/21/2016Ba1
S&P Rating [+]06/11/2014BB
Fitch Rating [+]12/16/2016BB
Corruption Index [+]201630
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2017112º
Fragile States Index [+]201571.3
RTI Raking [+]11/01/201698º
Innovation Ranking [+]201694º
Labour
Unemployment rate [+]2016Q47.4%
Unemployed [+]2016Q488 m.
NMW [+]2017340.7 $
NMW [+]2017325.6 €
Human Capital Ranking [+]201575º
Markets
Euro / Guaranies [+]11/21/20176,630.3600
Prices
CPI (overall index) [+]October 20174.9%
Business
Doing Business [+]2018108º
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]201596.64
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]01/01/200610.00%
Trade
Exports [+]20167,673.4 M.€
Exports [+]20168,493.7 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201630.95%
Imports [+]20168,810.7 M.€
Imports [+]20169,752.6 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201635.54%
Trade balance [+]2016-1,137.3 M.€
Trade balance [+]2016-1,258.9 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]2016-4.59%
Socio-Demography
Density [+]201617
Population [+]20166,725,308
Immigrant stock [+]2015156,462
Remittance received (M.$) [+]2015553.6
% Immigrant [+]20152.32%
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2015223.3
Emigrant stock [+]2015845,373
% Emigrant [+]201512.51%
HDI [+]20150.693
Global Peace Ranking [+]201768º
Gender Gap Ranking [+]201696º
Ranking [+]201569º
Birth Rate [+]201521.15‰
Fertility Rate [+]20152.51
Crude death rate [+]20155.69‰
Life expectancy [+]201573.04
Number of homicides [+]2015617
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20159.3
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20150.84