Solomon Islands Solomon Islands

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  • Capital: Honiara
  • Population: 703,995
  • 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 703,995 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 177 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2020 was 184 millions of euros (210 millions of dollars), ( 13.65% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is €268 euros per inhabitant$305 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 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 [+]2021€1,391M
Annual GDP [+]2021$1,645M
GDP per capita [+]2021€1,976
GDP per capita [+]2021$2,337
Debt (M.€.) [+]2020184
Debt ($M) [+]2020210
Debt (%GDP) [+]202013.65%
Debt Per Capita [+]2020€268
Debt Per Capita [+]2020$305
Deficit (M.€) [+]2020-33
Deficit ($M) [+]2020-37
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2020-2.44%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]2020482.8
Expenditure ($M) [+]2020551.0
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2015119.5
Education Expenditure ($M) [+]2015132.6
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201525.21%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]201743.4
Gov. Health Exp.($M) [+]201749.0
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20177.17%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]202035.87%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2020€703
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2020$802
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2015€198
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2015$220
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017€64
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017$72
Corruption Index [+]202143
Fragile States Index [+]201883.1
NMW [+]2022$204.6
Doing Business [+]2020136º
Tax Revenue (%GDP) [+]202018.8%
Annual arrivals [+]201928,910
Exports [+]2021€313.8M
Exports [+]2021$371.2M
Exports % GDP [+]202122.56%
Imports [+]2021€475.2M
Imports [+]2021$562.0M
Imports % GDP [+]202134.16%
Trade balance [+]2021€-161.3M
Trade balance [+]2021$-190.8M
Trade balance % GDP [+]2021-11.60%
Density [+]202124
Remittance received ($M) [+]201720.0
% Immigrant [+]20190.38%
% Emigrant [+]20190.63%
Birth Rate [+]202031.45‰
Remittance sent ($M) [+]201792.4
Crude death rate [+]20204.22‰
Fertility Rate [+]20204.31
% risk of poverty [+]201312.7%
Population [+]2021703,995
Immigrant stock [+]20192,532
Emigrant stock [+]20194,234
HDI [+]20190.567
Life expectancy [+]202073.13
Suicides [+]201546
Suicide rate [+]20157.66
Number of homicides [+]200819
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20083.77
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20210.50
Consumption GWh [+]202196
Generation GWh [+]2021115
COVID-19 - Deaths [+]11/28/2022153
COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]11/28/202224,575
Fully vaccinated [+]10/31/2022254,352
COVID-19 - Deaths per million population [+]11/28/2022217.33
Doses administered [+]10/31/2022625,956