Canary Islands Canary Islands

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  • Capital: Santa Cruz de Tenerife - Las Palmas de Gran Canaria
  • Population: 2,261,654
  • Surface Area: 7,447 km2
  • Current Government: PSOE

Canary Islands, is a autonomous community of Spain, it has an area of 7,447 Km2, so it is one of the smallest autonomous communities in Spain.

Canary Islands, with a population of 2,261,654 people, it is ranked at 7th position by population of 19 autonomous communities and it has a high population density, with 304 people per km2.

Canary Islands is holding the 8 position by nominal GDP, it was worth 42,656 millions of euros42,656 millions of dollars in 2021, and the GDP per capita was €18,990$22,400.

Its debt in 2021 was 6,434 millions of euros7,609 millions of dollars, (15.1% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita was €2,857 euros per inhabitant$3,379 dollars per inhabitant.

The last annual rate of CPI published in Canary Islands was on December of 2022 and it was 5.8%.

In the tables at the bottom of the page, you can see more information about the economy and demography of Canary Islands, if you want to see information about other autonomous communities click economy of the autonomous communities of Spain

Santa Cruz de Tenerife - Las Palmas de Gran Canaria: Monthly Temp.
Santa Cruz de Tenerife - Las Palmas de Gran Canaria: Monthly Rainfall
Canary Islands Economy
Annual GDP [+]2021€42,656M
Annual GDP [+]2021$50,449M
GDP per capita [+]2021€18,990
GDP per capita [+]2021$22,400
Debt (M.€.) [+]20216,434
Debt ($M) [+]20217,609
Debt (%GDP) [+]202115.10%
Debt Per Capita [+]2021€2,857
Debt Per Capita [+]2021$3,379
Deficit (M.€) [+]2021210
Deficit ($M) [+]2021248
Deficit (%GDP) [+]20210.41%
S&P Rating [+]09/25/2019A
Fitch Rating [+]04/20/2018BBB
Unemployment rate [+]2022Q414.6%
Unemployed [+]2022Q4169K
US Dollar exchange rate [+]02/06/20230.9280
CPI (overall index) [+]December 20225.8%
PPI Year on Year [+]December 20171.0%
Money Market
Key rates [+]12/21/20222.50%
Doing Business [+]201512º
Passengers vehicles Year [+]June 201919,216
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]October 201822.39
Top tax rate + SSC [+]202149.5%
Annual arrivals [+]202212,329,171
Exports [+]2019€2,674.4M
Exports [+]2019$2,993.9M
Exports % GDP [+]20195.67%
Imports [+]2019€3,548.2M
Imports [+]2019$3,972.2M
Imports % GDP [+]20197.52%
Trade balance [+]2019€-873.9M
Trade balance [+]2019$-978.3M
Trade balance % GDP [+]2019-1.85%
Retail Sales YoY [+]December 20226.7%
Density [+]2022304
Crude divorce rate [+]20211.96‰
Birth Rate [+]20215.67‰
Crude death rate [+]20217.63‰
Fertility Rate [+]20210.86
Crude marriage rate [+]20213.04‰
% risk of poverty [+]202128.4%
Population [+]20222,261,654
HDI [+]20150.855
Life expectancy [+]202182.54
Suicides [+]2020208
Suicide rate [+]20209.27
COVID-19 - Deaths [+]02/01/20232,250
COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]02/01/2023463,897
Fully vaccinated [+]02/01/20231,774,440
COVID-19 - Deaths per million population [+]02/01/2023994.85
Doses administered [+]02/01/20234,453,826

Resultados Electorales de Canary Islands