Peru Peru

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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 32,510,453 people, it is ranked at 43º position by population of 196 countries and it has a moderate population density, 25 people per km2.

It's capital is Lima and its currency is Soles

Peru is holding the 51 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2019 was 55,841 millions of euros (62,514 millions of dollars), ( 27.09% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 1,718€ euros per inhabitant1,923$ dollars per inhabitant.

The last annual rate of CPI published in Peru was on June of 2018 and it was 1.6%.

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 0.777 points in 2019, leaving it in 79th place in the table of 189 countries published.

If the reason to visit Peru are business, you must know it's in the 68th 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
Annual GDP [+]2020178,403M.€
Annual GDP [+]2020203,772M.$
GDP per capita [+]20205,488€
GDP per capita [+]20206,268$
Debt (M.€.) [+]201955,841
Debt (M.$.) [+]201962,514
Debt (%GDP) [+]201927.09%
Debt Per Capita [+]20191,718€
Debt Per Capita [+]20191,923$
Deficit (M.€) [+]2019-2,814
Deficit (M.$) [+]2019-3,151
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2019-1.37%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]201943,889.5
Expenditure (M.$) [+]201949,134.3
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]20187,091.5
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]20188,375.1
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201817.13%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20175,996.3
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]20176,774.0
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201714.90%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]20192,405.3
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]20192,692.8
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20195.43%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201921.30%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20191,350€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20191,511$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2018220€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2018260$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017187€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017211$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201974€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201983$
Moody's Rating [+]05/21/2021A3
S&P Rating [+]08/19/2013BBB+
Fitch Rating [+]03/12/2020BBB+
Corruption Index [+]202038
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201965º
Fragile States Index [+]201870.1
RTI Raking [+]01/01/201952º
Innovation Ranking [+]201871º
Unemployment rate [+]2020Q45.8%
Unemployed [+]2020Q4273 m.
NMW [+]2019275.7 $
NMW [+]2019242.4 €
Human Capital Ranking [+]201766º
Euro / Soles [+]06/16/20214.7211
US Dollar exchange rate [+]06/17/20213.9060
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]06/17/2021-10.21%
CPI (overall index) [+]June 20181.6%
PPI Year on Year [+]September 20151.9%
Money Market
Key rates [+]04/09/20200.25%
Doing Business [+]201968º
IPI Year on Year [+]April 20143.6%
Passengers vehicles Year [+]December 2019115,836
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]December 20194.79
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]201578.47
Standard VAT [+]01/01/201118.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]202030.0%
Annual arrivals [+]20194,371,787
Exports [+]202037,131.0 M.€
Exports [+]202042,411.0 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]202020.81%
Imports [+]202031,602.6 M.€
Imports [+]202036,096.5 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]202017.71%
Trade balance [+]20205,528.4 M.€
Trade balance [+]20206,314.5 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]20203.10%
Global AgeWatch Ranking [+]201548º
Density [+]201925
Global Peace Ranking [+]202084º
Remittance received (M.$) [+]20173,039.1
% Immigrant [+]20192.41%
% Emigrant [+]20194.65%
Birth Rate [+]201917.42‰
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2017284.2
Crude death rate [+]20195.79‰
Fertility Rate [+]20182.25
Crude marriage rate [+]20182.87‰
Population [+]201932,510,453
Immigrant stock [+]2019782,169
Emigrant stock [+]20191,512,920
HDI [+]20190.777
Gender Gap Ranking [+]202066º
Life expectancy [+]201876.52
Suicides [+]20151,825
Suicide rate [+]20155.86
Number of homicides [+]20172,487
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20177.91
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20191.71
Annual crude oil production [+]202040
Crude Oil Reserves [+]2021858.9
Consumption GWh [+]201847,409
Generation GWh [+]201955,481
COVID-19 - Deaths [+]06/17/2021189,757
COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]06/17/20212,019,716
Fully vaccinated [+]06/18/20212,117,241
COVID-19 - Deaths per million population [+]06/17/20215,836.80
Doses administered [+]06/18/20215,915,906