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Senegal  

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

Senegal, with a population of 15,854,360 people, it is ranked at 71º position by population of 196 countries ant it has a moderate population density, 81 people per km2.

The capital is Dakar and its currency is West African CFA francs

Senegal is holding the 110 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2017 was 11,350 millions of euros15,485 millions of dollars, ( 64.45% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 827€ euros per inhabitant977$ 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 0.505 points in 2017, leaving it in 164th 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

Senegal Economy
Gouvernement
Annual GDP [+]201820,345M.€
Annual GDP [+]201824,027M.$
GDP per capita [+]20181,283€
GDP per capita [+]20181,515$
Debt [+]201711,350
Debt [+]201815,485
Debt (%GDP) [+]201864.45%
Debt Per Capita [+]2018827€
Debt Per Capita [+]2018977$
Deficit (M.€) [+]2017-552
Deficit (M.$) [+]2018-815
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2018-3.39%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]20174,175.1
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20185,306.8
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]20171,159.1
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]20171,309.4
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201721.58%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]2016326.8
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]2016361.7
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20166.15%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2018377.3
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]2018445.5
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20188.80%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201822.09%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2017263€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2018335$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201773€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201783$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201616€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201618$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201824€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201828$
Moody's Rating [+]04/13/2017Ba3
S&P Rating [+]12/18/2000B+
Corruption Index [+]201845
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2018113º
Fragile States Index [+]201879.6
Innovation Ranking [+]2018100º
Labour
Unemployment rate [+]2016Q44.2%
Unemployed [+]2016Q4154 m.
Human Capital Ranking [+]2017128º
Business
Doing Business [+]2019141º
Passengers vehicles Year [+]December 20174,013
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]December 20170.41
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]201544.07
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]01/01/201818.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201840.0%
Trade
Exports [+]20172,550.5 M.€
Exports [+]20172,881.3 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201713.63%
Imports [+]20175,771.1 M.€
Imports [+]20176,519.7 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201730.85%
Trade balance [+]2017-3,220.6 M.€
Trade balance [+]2017-3,638.3 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]2017-17.21%
Socio-Demography
Density [+]201881
Global Peace Ranking [+]201958º
Remittance received (M.$) [+]20172,237.7
% Immigrant [+]20171.68%
% Emigrant [+]20173.53%
Birth Rate [+]201734.97‰
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2017244.5
Crude death rate [+]20175.75‰
Fertility Rate [+]20174.70
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20157.38
Population [+]201815,854,360
Immigrant stock [+]2017265,601
Emigrant stock [+]2017559,952
HDI [+]20170.505
Gender Gap Ranking [+]201894º
Life expectancy [+]201767.48
Number of homicides [+]20151,105
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20170.61