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

Senegal, with a population of 15,850,567 people, it is ranked at 72º 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 118 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2016 was 8,035 millions of euros8,894 millions of dollars, ( 60.43% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 521€ euros per inhabitant577$ 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
Comptes nationaux - Government
Annual GDP [+]201714,163M.€
Annual GDP [+]201716,000M.$
GDP per capita [+]2017894€
GDP per capita [+]20171,009$
Debt [+]20168,035
Debt [+]20168,894
Debt (%GDP) [+]201660.43%
Debt Per Capita [+]2016521€
Debt Per Capita [+]2016577$
Deficit (M.€) [+]2016-563
Deficit (M.$) [+]2016-623
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2016-4.23%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]20164,122.1
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20164,562.8
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]20141,102.4
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]20141,464.6
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201424.76%
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20148.04%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2017268.6
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]2017303.5
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20176.56%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201631.00%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2016267€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2016296$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201476€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2014101$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201425€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201433$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201717€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201719$
Moody's Rating [+]04/13/2017Ba3
S&P Rating [+]12/18/2000B+
Corruption Index [+]201745
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2018113º
Fragile States Index [+]201583.0
Innovation Ranking [+]2017100º
Unemployment rate [+]2016Q44.2%
Unemployed [+]2016Q4154 m.
Human Capital Ranking [+]2016122º
Doing Business [+]2019141º
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]201544.07
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201450.0%
Exports [+]20172,585.0 M.€
Exports [+]20172,920.3 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201718.25%
Imports [+]20175,931.7 M.€
Imports [+]20176,701.1 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201741.88%
Trade balance [+]2017-3,346.8 M.€
Trade balance [+]2017-3,780.8 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]2017-23.63%
Density [+]201781
Population [+]201715,850,567
Immigrant stock [+]2017265,601
Remittance received (M.$) [+]20172,237.7
% Immigrant [+]20171.68%
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2017244.5
Emigrant stock [+]2017559,952
% Emigrant [+]20173.53%
HDI [+]20170.505
Global Peace Ranking [+]201852º
Gender Gap Ranking [+]201682º
Birth Rate [+]201635.60‰
Fertility Rate [+]20164.77
Crude death rate [+]20165.90‰
Life expectancy [+]201667.15
Number of homicides [+]20151,105
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20157.30
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20160.54