Solomon Islands Solomon Islands

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  • Capital: Honiara
  • Population: 669,823
  • 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 669,823 people, it is one of the least populous country in the world and it has a moderate population density, 23 people per km2.

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

Solomon Islands is holding the 180 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 inhabitant196$ 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 [+]20191,410M.€
Annual GDP [+]20191,579M.$
GDP per capita [+]20192,106€
GDP per capita [+]20192,357$
Debt (M.€.) [+]2019117
Debt (M.$.) [+]2019131
Debt (%GDP) [+]20198.31%
Debt Per Capita [+]2019175€
Debt Per Capita [+]2019196$
Deficit (M.€) [+]2019-20
Deficit (M.$) [+]2019-23
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2019-1.45%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]2019482.4
Expenditure (M.$) [+]2019540.1
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]201063.0
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]201083.5
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201017.48%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]201743.0
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]201748.6
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20177.17%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201934.21%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2019720€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2019806$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2010120€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2010159$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201764€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201772$
Corruption Index [+]202042
Fragile States Index [+]201883.1
Labour
NMW [+]201096.7 $
Business
Doing Business [+]2019115º
Trade
Annual arrivals [+]201928,910
Exports [+]2020320.4 M.€
Exports [+]2020366.0 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201929.19%
Imports [+]2020417.6 M.€
Imports [+]2020477.0 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201937.37%
Trade balance [+]2020-97.2 M.€
Trade balance [+]2020-111.0 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]2019-8.17%
Socio-Demography
Density [+]201923
Remittance received (M.$) [+]201720.0
% Immigrant [+]20190.38%
% Emigrant [+]20190.63%
Birth Rate [+]201832.44‰
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]201792.4
Crude death rate [+]20184.25‰
Fertility Rate [+]20184.40
Population [+]2019669,823
Immigrant stock [+]20192,532
Emigrant stock [+]20194,234
HDI [+]20190.567
Life expectancy [+]201872.84
Suicides [+]201546
Suicide rate [+]20157.85
Number of homicides [+]200819
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20083.77
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20190.22
Consumption GWh [+]201898
Generation GWh [+]2018106
Others
COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]06/17/202120
Fully vaccinated [+]06/18/20213,479
Doses administered [+]06/18/202118,889