• Capital: Kigali
  • Population: 12,301,939
  • Surface Area: 26,340 km2
  • Currency: Rwandan francs
  • Religion: Mostly Christianity
  • Belongs to: ACP, IMF, UN, AU

Rwanda, is a country located at Eastern Africa, it has an area of 26,340 Km2, and it may be considered quite a small country.

Rwanda, with a population of 12,301,939 people, it is ranked at 76º position by population of 196 countries and it has a high population density, con 467 people per km2.

The capital is Kigali and its currency is Rwandan francs

Rwanda is holding the 145 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2018 was 3,273 millions of euros3,865 millions of dollars, ( 40.66% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 266€ euros per inhabitant314$ dollars per inhabitant.

In terms of the human development index (HDI) of Rwanda, which is the index used by the United Nations to measure the progress of a country, was 0.524 points in 2017, leaving it in 158th place in the table of 189 countries published.

If the reason to visit Rwanda are business, you must know it's in the 29th 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 Rwanda, if you want to see information about other countries click here

Kigali: Monthly Temp.
Kigali: Monthly Rainfall
Rwanda Economy
Annual GDP [+]20188,052M.€
Annual GDP [+]20189,510M.$
GDP per capita [+]2018655€
GDP per capita [+]2018773$
Debt [+]20183,273
Debt [+]20183,865
Debt (%GDP) [+]201840.66%
Debt Per Capita [+]2018266€
Debt Per Capita [+]2018314$
Deficit (M.€) [+]2018-210
Deficit (M.$) [+]2018-248
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2018-2.61%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]20182,151.5
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20182,540.9
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2018250.7
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2018296.1
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201810.80%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]2017182.5
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]2017206.2
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20178.88%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]201899.2
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]2018117.1
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20184.68%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201826.73%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2018175€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2018207$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201820€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201824$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201715€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201717$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20188€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201810$
S&P Rating [+]08/09/2019B+
Fitch Rating [+]09/03/2019B+
Corruption Index [+]201856
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2019100º
Fragile States Index [+]201889.3
RTI Raking [+]09/28/201864º
Innovation Ranking [+]201899º
Unemployment rate [+]2017Q318.0%
Unemployed [+]2017Q3654 m.
Human Capital Ranking [+]201771º
Doing Business [+]201929º
Annual arrivals [+]2016932,000
Exports [+]20191,041.2 M.€
Exports [+]20191,165.6 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201811.79%
Imports [+]20192,414.9 M.€
Imports [+]20192,703.5 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201825.71%
Trade balance [+]2019-1,373.7 M.€
Trade balance [+]2019-1,537.9 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]2018-13.93%
Global AgeWatch Ranking [+]201589º
Density [+]2018467
Global Peace Ranking [+]202081º
Remittance received (M.$) [+]2017180.6
% Immigrant [+]20194.39%
% Emigrant [+]20194.78%
Birth Rate [+]201831.70‰
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2017324.1
Crude death rate [+]20185.21‰
Fertility Rate [+]20184.04
Population [+]201812,301,939
Immigrant stock [+]2019539,932
Emigrant stock [+]2019588,544
HDI [+]20170.524
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2018
Life expectancy [+]201868.70
Suicides [+]2015992
Suicide rate [+]20158.73
Number of homicides [+]2015293
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20152.50
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20180.09
Consumption GWh [+]2018764
Generation GWh [+]2018725
COVID-19 - Recovered [+]11/25/20205,317
COVID-19 - Deaths [+]11/25/202047
COVID-19 - Deaths per million population [+]11/25/20203.82
COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]11/25/20205,779