Solomon Islands Solomon Islands

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  • Capital: Honiara
  • Population: 686,878
  • Surface Area: 28,900 km2
  • Currency: Solomon Islands dollars
  • Religion: Mostly Christianity
  • Belongs to: ACP, IMF, UN, PIF

Solomon Islands, is a country located at Melanesia, it has an area of 28,900 Km2 and it may be considered quite a small country.

Solomon Islands, with a population of 686,878 people, it is one of the least populous country in the world and it has a moderate population density, 24 people per km2.

It's capital is Honiara and its currency is Solomon Islands dollars

Solomon Islands is holding the 178 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2019 was 117 millions of euros (131 millions of dollars), ( 8.31% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is €175 euros per inhabitant$196 dollars per inhabitant.

In terms of the human development index (HDI) of Solomon Islands, which is the index used by the United Nations to measure the progress of a country, was 0.567 points in 2019, leaving it in 151th place in the table of 189 countries published.

If the reason to visit Solomon Islands are business, you must know it's in the 115th 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 Solomon Islands, if you want to see information about other countries click here

Solomon Islands Economy
Gouvernement
Annual GDP [+]2020€1,353M
Annual GDP [+]2020$1,546M
GDP per capita [+]2020€1,970
GDP per capita [+]2020$2,251
Debt (M.€.) [+]2019117
Debt ($M) [+]2019131
Debt (%GDP) [+]20198.31%
Debt Per Capita [+]2019€175
Debt Per Capita [+]2019$196
Deficit (M.€) [+]2019-21
Deficit ($M) [+]2019-23
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2019-1.46%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]2019482.6
Expenditure ($M) [+]2019540.3
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2015119.8
Education Expenditure ($M) [+]2015132.9
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201525.21%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]201743.0
Gov. Health Exp.($M) [+]201748.6
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20177.17%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201934.22%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2019€721
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2019$807
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2015€199
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2015$220
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017€64
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017$72
Corruption Index [+]202042
Fragile States Index [+]201883.1
Labour
NMW [+]2010$96.7
Business
Doing Business [+]2019115º
Taxes
Tax Revenue (%GDP) [+]201920.4%
Trade
Annual arrivals [+]201928,910
Exports [+]2020€320.4M
Exports [+]2020$366.0M
Exports % GDP [+]202023.67%
Imports [+]2020€417.6M
Imports [+]2020$477.0M
Imports % GDP [+]202030.86%
Trade balance [+]2020€-97.2M
Trade balance [+]2020$-111.0M
Trade balance % GDP [+]2020-7.18%
Socio-Demography
Density [+]202024
Remittance received ($M) [+]201720.0
% Immigrant [+]20190.38%
% Emigrant [+]20190.63%
Birth Rate [+]201931.96‰
Remittance sent ($M) [+]201792.4
Crude death rate [+]20194.23‰
Fertility Rate [+]20194.36
% risk of poverty [+]201312.7%
Population [+]2020686,878
Immigrant stock [+]20192,532
Emigrant stock [+]20194,234
HDI [+]20190.567
Life expectancy [+]201973.00
Suicides [+]201546
Suicide rate [+]20157.66
Number of homicides [+]200819
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20083.77
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20200.47
Consumption GWh [+]201994
Generation GWh [+]2019108
Others
COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]01/20/202281
Fully vaccinated [+]01/18/202265,966
Doses administered [+]01/18/2022256,766