Peru, is a country located at South America, it has an area of 1,285,220 Km2, and it may be considered a large country.

Peru, with a population of 31,481,000 people, it is ranked at 44º position by population of 195 countries ant it has a moderate population density, 24 people per km2.

The capital is Lima and its currency is Soles

Peru is holding the 49 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2016 was 43,063 millions of euros47,667 millions of dollars, ( 24.4% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 1,368€ euros per inhabitant1,514$ dollars per inhabitant.

The last annual rate of CPI published in Peru was on October of 2017 and it was 2.3%.

In terms of the human development index (HDI) of Peru, which is the index used by the United Nations to measure the progress of a country, was 0.74 points in 2015, leaving it in 86th place in the table of 187 countries published.

If the reason to visit Peru are business, you must know it's in the 58th 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 Peru, if you want to see information about other countries click here

Lima: Monthly Temp.
Lima: Monthly Rainfall
Peru Economy
GDP Mill. € [+]2016176,438M.€
GDP Mill.$ [+]2016195,299M.$
GDP per capita [+]20165,605€
GDP per capita [+]20166,204$
Debt [+]201643,063
Debt [+]201647,667
Debt (%GDP) [+]201624.40%
Debt Per Capita [+]20161,368€
Debt Per Capita [+]20161,514$
Deficit [+]2016-4,124
Deficit [+]2016-4,565
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2016-2.34%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]201637,041.3
Expenditure (M.$) [+]201641,001.1
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]20156,896.2
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]20157,651.3
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201517.60%
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201415.00%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]20162,277.9
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]20162,521.4
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20158.17%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201620.99%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20161,177€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20161,302$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2015221€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2015246$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2014165€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2014219$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201672€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201680$
Moody's Rating [+]08/23/2017A3
S&P Rating [+]08/19/2013BBB+
Fitch Rating [+]09/19/2017BBB+
Corruption Index [+]201635
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201772º
Fragile States Index [+]201571.9
RTI Raking [+]10/01/201643º
Innovation Ranking [+]201671º
Unemployment rate [+]2017Q46.2%
Unemployed [+]2017Q4327 m.
NMW [+]2016249.4 $
NMW [+]2016229.1 €
Human Capital Ranking [+]201561º
Euro / Soles [+]02/16/20184.0396
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]02/20/20183.39%
CPI (overall index) [+]October 20172.3%
PPI Year on Year [+]September 20151.9%
Money Market
Key rates [+]09/10/20153.50%
Doing Business [+]201858º
IPI Year on Year [+]April 20143.6%
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]201578.48
Standard VAT [+]01/01/201118.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201630.0%
Exports [+]201633,279.9 M.€
Exports [+]201636,837.5 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201618.86%
Imports [+]201632,754.5 M.€
Imports [+]201636,256.0 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201618.56%
Trade balance [+]2016525.4 M.€
Trade balance [+]2016581.5 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]20160.30%
Density [+]201624
Population [+]201631,481,000
Immigrant stock [+]201590,881
Remittance received (M.$) [+]20162,883.9
% Immigrant [+]20150.29%
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2016269.9
Emigrant stock [+]20151,409,676
% Emigrant [+]20154.53%
HDI [+]20150.740
Global Peace Ranking [+]201771º
Gender Gap Ranking [+]201680º
Ranking [+]201548º
Birth Rate [+]201519.62‰
Fertility Rate [+]20152.43
Crude death rate [+]20155.64‰
Life expectancy [+]201574.71
Number of homicides [+]20152,247
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20157.16
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20151.68