Seychelles Seychelles

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Seychelles, is a country located at Eastern Africa, it has an area of 460 Km2 so it is one of the smallest countries in the world.

Seychelles, with a population of 98,462 people, it is one of the least populous country in the world and has a population density of 214 people per km2.

It's capital is Victoria and its currency is Seychellois rupees

Seychelles is holding the 182 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2020 was 940 millions of euros (1,071 millions of dollars), ( 89.1% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is €9,544 euros per inhabitant$10,877 dollars per inhabitant.

The last annual rate of CPI published in Seychelles was on April of 2022 and it was 2.2%.

In terms of the human development index (HDI) of Seychelles, which is the index used by the United Nations to measure the progress of a country, was 0.796 points in 2019, leaving it in 67th place in the table of 189 countries published.

If the reason to visit Seychelles are business, you must know it's in the 96th 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 Seychelles, if you want to see information about other countries click here

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Victoria: Monthly Rainfall
Seychelles Economy
Annual GDP [+]2020€1,055M
Annual GDP [+]2020$1,202M
GDP per capita [+]2020€10,712
GDP per capita [+]2020$12,208
Debt (M.€.) [+]2020940
Debt ($M) [+]20201,071
Debt (%GDP) [+]202089.10%
Debt Per Capita [+]2020€9,544
Debt Per Capita [+]2020$10,877
Deficit (M.€) [+]2020-183
Deficit ($M) [+]2020-209
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2020-17.37%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]2020559.4
Expenditure ($M) [+]2020637.5
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]201958.9
Education Expenditure ($M) [+]201965.9
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]202110.48%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]201751.0
Gov. Health Exp.($M) [+]201757.5
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201710.14%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]202016.7
Defence Expenditure ($M) [+]202019.0
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20203.08%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]202053.04%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2020€5,681
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2020$6,474
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2019€603
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2019$675
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017€512
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017$578
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2020€170
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2020$193
Fitch Rating [+]11/19/2021B+
Corruption Index [+]202170
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201976º
Fragile States Index [+]201856.8
RTI Raking [+]09/28/201826º
Innovation Ranking [+]201565º
Unemployment rate [+]2020Q34.2%
Unemployed [+]2020Q32K
CPI (overall index) [+]April 20222.2%
Doing Business [+]201996º
Tax Revenue (%GDP) [+]201934.3%
Annual arrivals [+]2019384,204
Exports [+]2021€349.9M
Exports [+]2021$413.9M
Exports % GDP [+]202035.83%
Imports [+]2021€934.0M
Imports [+]2021$1,104.6M
Imports % GDP [+]202083.33%
Trade balance [+]2021€-584.0M
Trade balance [+]2021$-690.7M
Trade balance % GDP [+]2020-47.50%
Density [+]2020214
Remittance received ($M) [+]201723.6
% Immigrant [+]201913.24%
% Emigrant [+]201937.68%
Birth Rate [+]202015.80‰
Remittance sent ($M) [+]201752.5
Crude death rate [+]20206.80‰
Fertility Rate [+]20202.29
% risk of poverty [+]201825.3%
Population [+]202098,462
Immigrant stock [+]201912,926
Emigrant stock [+]201936,788
HDI [+]20190.796
Life expectancy [+]202077.24
Suicides [+]20159
Suicide rate [+]20159.64
Number of homicides [+]201910
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]201910.23
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]202012.25
Consumption GWh [+]2019464
Generation GWh [+]2020536
COVID-19 - Deaths [+]05/25/2022167
COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]05/25/202243,776
Fully vaccinated [+]05/22/202280,551
COVID-19 - Deaths per million population [+]05/25/20221,696.09
Doses administered [+]05/22/2022201,121