• Capital: Kigali
  • Population: 12,208,407
  • 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 12,208,407 people, it is ranked at 77º position by population of 196 countries and it has a high population density, con 463 people per km2.

The capital is Kigali and its currency is Rwandan francs

Rwanda is holding the 142 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2016 was 2,856 millions of euros3,161 millions of dollars, ( 37.29% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 240€ euros per inhabitant265$ 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
Comptes nationaux - Government
Annual GDP [+]20178,055M.€
Annual GDP [+]20179,100M.$
GDP per capita [+]2017660€
GDP per capita [+]2017745$
Debt [+]20162,856
Debt [+]20163,161
Debt (%GDP) [+]201637.29%
Debt Per Capita [+]2016240€
Debt Per Capita [+]2016265$
Deficit (M.€) [+]2016-178
Deficit (M.$) [+]2016-197
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2016-2.33%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]20161,974.9
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20162,186.0
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2016277.0
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2016306.6
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201512.49%
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20149.86%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]201778.5
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]201788.7
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20175.08%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201625.79%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2016166€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2016183$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201623€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201626$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201415€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201420$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20176€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]20177$
S&P Rating [+]09/09/2016B
Fitch Rating [+]11/02/2018B+
Corruption Index [+]201755
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2018108º
Fragile States Index [+]201590.2
RTI Raking [+]11/01/201655º
Innovation Ranking [+]201799º
Unemployment rate [+]2017Q318.0%
Unemployed [+]2017Q3654 m.
Human Capital Ranking [+]2016110º
Doing Business [+]201929º
Exports [+]20171,052.7 M.€
Exports [+]20171,189.2 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201713.07%
Imports [+]20171,737.3 M.€
Imports [+]20171,962.6 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201721.57%
Trade balance [+]2017-684.6 M.€
Trade balance [+]2017-773.3 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]2017-8.50%
Density [+]2017463
Population [+]201712,208,407
Immigrant stock [+]2017443,088
Remittance received (M.$) [+]2017180.6
% Immigrant [+]20173.63%
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2017324.1
Emigrant stock [+]2017568,848
% Emigrant [+]20174.66%
HDI [+]20170.524
Global Peace Ranking [+]2018103º
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2016
Ranking [+]201589º
Birth Rate [+]201631.11‰
Fertility Rate [+]20163.89
Crude death rate [+]20165.97‰
Life expectancy [+]201667.13
Number of homicides [+]2013500
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20134.51
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20160.12