Senegal Senegal

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Senegal, is a country located at Western Africa, it has an area of 196,710 Km2.

Senegal, with a population of 16,744,000 people, it is ranked at 70º position by population of 196 countries and it has a moderate population density, 85 people per km2.

It's capital is Dakar and its currency is West African CFA francs

Senegal is holding the 106 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2020 was 14,890 millions of euros (16,969 millions of dollars), ( 69.17% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is €889 euros per inhabitant$1,013 dollars per inhabitant.

In terms of the human development index (HDI) of Senegal, which is the index used by the United Nations to measure the progress of a country, was 0.512 points in 2019, leaving it in 168th place in the table of 189 countries published.

If the reason to visit Senegal are business, you must know it's in the 141th 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 Senegal, if you want to see information about other countries click here

Dakar: Monthly Temp.
Dakar: Monthly Rainfall
Senegal Economy
Annual GDP [+]2020€21,576M
Annual GDP [+]2020$24,644M
GDP per capita [+]2020€1,289
GDP per capita [+]2020$1,472
Debt (M.€.) [+]202014,890
Debt ($M) [+]202016,969
Debt (%GDP) [+]202069.17%
Debt Per Capita [+]2020€889
Debt Per Capita [+]2020$1,013
Deficit (M.€) [+]2020-1,379
Deficit ($M) [+]2020-1,571
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2020-6.41%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]20205,718.6
Expenditure ($M) [+]20206,517.1
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]20191,105.4
Education Expenditure ($M) [+]20191,237.5
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]202121.08%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]2017161.5
Gov. Health Exp.($M) [+]2017182.0
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20173.89%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2020348.4
Defence Expenditure ($M) [+]2020397.9
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20205.83%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]202026.56%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2020€342
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2020$389
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2019€68
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2019$76
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017€10
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017$12
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2020€21
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2020$24
Moody's Rating [+]03/18/2022Ba3
S&P Rating [+]12/18/2000B+
Corruption Index [+]202143
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2019114º
Fragile States Index [+]201879.6
Innovation Ranking [+]2018100º
Unemployment rate [+]2017Q43.2%
Unemployed [+]2017Q4126K
NMW [+]2019$93.9
Human Capital Ranking [+]2017128º
Doing Business [+]2019141º
Passengers vehicles Year [+]December 20193,320
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]December 20190.34
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]201545.27
Tax Revenue (%GDP) [+]201916.6%
Standard VAT [+]01/01/201818.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]202040.0%
Annual arrivals [+]20171,365,000
Exports [+]2021€4,304.4M
Exports [+]2021$5,090.8M
Exports % GDP [+]202015.94%
Imports [+]2021€8,231.7M
Imports [+]2021$9,735.6M
Imports % GDP [+]202031.70%
Trade balance [+]2021€-3,927.3M
Trade balance [+]2021$-4,644.8M
Trade balance % GDP [+]2020-15.76%
Density [+]202085
Global Peace Ranking [+]202154º
Remittance received ($M) [+]20172,237.7
% Immigrant [+]20191.69%
% Emigrant [+]20193.94%
Birth Rate [+]201933.95‰
Remittance sent ($M) [+]2017244.5
Crude death rate [+]20195.60‰
Fertility Rate [+]20194.56
% risk of poverty [+]201146.7%
Population [+]202016,744,000
Immigrant stock [+]2019275,239
Emigrant stock [+]2019642,654
HDI [+]20190.512
Gender Gap Ranking [+]202099º
Life expectancy [+]201967.94
Suicides [+]2015918
Suicide rate [+]20156.30
Number of homicides [+]201539
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20150.27
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20200.58
Consumption GWh [+]20194,736
Generation GWh [+]20204,963
COVID-19 - Deaths [+]05/23/20221,966
COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]05/23/202286,075
Fully vaccinated [+]05/15/20221,051,041
COVID-19 - Deaths per million population [+]05/23/2022117.42
Doses administered [+]05/15/20222,469,499