Solomon Islands Solomon Islands

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  • Capital: Honiara
  • Population: 707,851
  • 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 707,851 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 179 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2021 was 200 millions of euros (237 millions of dollars), ( 15.36% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is €283 euros per inhabitant$335 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 0.564 points in 2021, leaving it in 155th place in the table of 191 countries published.

If the reason to visit Solomon Islands are business, you must know it's in the 136th 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
Annual GDP [+]2022€1,515M
Annual GDP [+]2022$1,596M
GDP per capita [+]2022€2,141
GDP per capita [+]2022$2,254
Debt (M.€.) [+]2021200
Debt ($M) [+]2021237
Debt (%GDP) [+]202115.36%
Debt Per Capita [+]2021€283
Debt Per Capita [+]2021$335
Deficit (M.€) [+]2021-47
Deficit ($M) [+]2021-56
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2021-3.61%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]2021411.9
Expenditure ($M) [+]2021487.5
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2020171.6
Education Expenditure ($M) [+]2020195.8
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]202031.89%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]201743.4
Gov. Health Exp.($M) [+]201749.0
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20177.17%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]202131.55%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2021€582
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2021$689
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2020€248
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2020$283
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017€64
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017$72
Corruption Index [+]202242
Fragile States Index [+]201883.1
NMW [+]2022$204.0
Doing Business [+]2020136º
Tax Revenue (%GDP) [+]202118.6%
Annual arrivals [+]201928,910
Exports [+]2021€313.8M
Exports [+]2021$371.2M
Exports % GDP [+]202122.75%
Imports [+]2021€475.2M
Imports [+]2021$562.0M
Imports % GDP [+]202134.45%
Trade balance [+]2021€-161.3M
Trade balance [+]2021$-190.8M
Trade balance % GDP [+]2021-11.70%
Density [+]202124
Remittance received ($M) [+]201720.0
% Immigrant [+]20200.36%
% Emigrant [+]20200.62%
Birth Rate [+]202129.79‰
Remittance sent ($M) [+]201792.4
Crude death rate [+]20215.03‰
Fertility Rate [+]20213.98
% risk of poverty [+]201312.7%
Population [+]2021707,851
Immigrant stock [+]20202,520
Emigrant stock [+]20204,270
HDI [+]20210.564
Life expectancy [+]202170.35
Suicides [+]201546
Suicide rate [+]20157.66
Number of homicides [+]200819
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20083.68
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20210.50
Consumption GWh [+]202196
Generation GWh [+]2021115
COVID-19 - Deaths [+]12/06/2023199
COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]12/06/202325,954
Fully vaccinated [+]10/31/2022254,352
COVID-19 - Deaths per million population [+]12/06/2023281.13
Doses administered [+]10/31/2022625,956