Sao Tome and Principe Sao Tome and Principe

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Sao Tome and Principe, is a country located at Middle Africa, it has an area of 960 Km2 so it is one of the smallest countries in the world.

Sao Tome and Principe, with a population of 223,364 people, it is one of the least populous country in the world and has a population density of 233 people per km2.

It's capital is São Tomé and its currency is Dobra

Sao Tome and Principe is holding the 188 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2020 was 340 millions of euros (388 millions of dollars), ( 81.37% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is €1,552 euros per inhabitant$1,771 dollars per inhabitant.

In terms of the human development index (HDI) of Sao Tome and Principe, which is the index used by the United Nations to measure the progress of a country, was 0.625 points in 2019, leaving it in 135th place in the table of 189 countries published.

If the reason to visit Sao Tome and Principe are business, you must know it's in the 170th 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 Sao Tome and Principe, if you want to see information about other countries click here

Sao Tome and Principe Economy
Gouvernement
Annual GDP [+]2021€463M
Annual GDP [+]2021$547M
GDP per capita [+]2021€2,071
GDP per capita [+]2021$2,449
Debt (M.€.) [+]2020340
Debt ($M) [+]2020388
Debt (%GDP) [+]202081.37%
Debt Per Capita [+]2020€1,552
Debt Per Capita [+]2020$1,771
Deficit (M.€) [+]202025
Deficit ($M) [+]202028
Deficit (%GDP) [+]20205.92%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]202096.5
Expenditure ($M) [+]2020110.2
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]201922.8
Education Expenditure ($M) [+]201925.5
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]202116.58%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20179.5
Gov. Health Exp.($M) [+]201710.7
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201710.76%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]202023.10%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2020€441
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2020$503
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2019€106
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2019$119
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017€48
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017$55
Corruption Index [+]202145
Fragile States Index [+]201872.1
Business
Doing Business [+]2020170º
Trade
Annual arrivals [+]201833,400
Exports [+]2021€16.1M
Exports [+]2021$19.0M
Exports % GDP [+]20213.47%
Imports [+]2021€123.5M
Imports [+]2021$146.0M
Imports % GDP [+]202126.69%
Trade balance [+]2021€-107.4M
Trade balance [+]2021$-127.0M
Trade balance % GDP [+]2021-23.22%
Socio-Demography
Density [+]2021233
Remittance received ($M) [+]201718.9
% Immigrant [+]20191.01%
% Emigrant [+]201917.21%
Birth Rate [+]202030.81‰
Remittance sent ($M) [+]20157.6
Crude death rate [+]20204.71‰
Fertility Rate [+]20204.21
% risk of poverty [+]201766.7%
Population [+]2021223,364
Immigrant stock [+]20192,174
Emigrant stock [+]201937,013
HDI [+]20190.625
Life expectancy [+]202070.58
Suicides [+]20154
Suicide rate [+]20151.88
Number of homicides [+]20116
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20113.25
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20210.69
Consumption GWh [+]202189
Generation GWh [+]2021101
Others
COVID-19 - Deaths [+]12/08/202277
COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]12/08/20226,279
Fully vaccinated [+]11/27/2022103,623
COVID-19 - Deaths per million population [+]12/08/2022344.73
Doses administered [+]11/27/2022227,825