Canary Islands Canary Islands

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  • Capital: Santa Cruz de Tenerife - Las Palmas de Gran Canaria
  • Population: 2,236,013
  • Surface Area: 7,447 km2
  • Current Government: CC

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 2,236,013 people, it is ranked at 7th position by population of 19 autonomous communities and it has a high population density, with 300 people per km2.

Canary Islands is holding the 8 position by nominal GDP, it was worth 49,021 millions of euros49,021 millions of dollars in 2022, and the GDP per capita was €22,303$23,336.

Its debt in 2023 was 6,518 millions of euros7,048 millions of dollars, (12.2% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita was €2,915 euros per inhabitant$3,152 dollars per inhabitant.

The last annual rate of CPI published in Canary Islands was on March of 2024 and it was 3.5%.

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 [+]2022€49,021M
Annual GDP [+]2022$51,619M
GDP per capita [+]2022€22,303
GDP per capita [+]2022$23,336
Debt (M.€.) [+]20236,518
Debt ($M) [+]20237,048
Debt (%GDP) [+]202312.20%
Debt Per Capita [+]2023€2,915
Debt Per Capita [+]2023$3,152
Deficit (M.€) [+]2023216
Deficit ($M) [+]2022-669
Deficit (%GDP) [+]20230.41%
S&P Rating [+]09/25/2019A
Fitch Rating [+]04/20/2018BBB
Unemployment rate [+]2023Q416.2%
Unemployed [+]2023Q4196K
US Dollar exchange rate [+]04/12/20240.9388
CPI (overall index) [+]March 20243.5%
PPI Year on Year [+]December 20171.0%
Money Market
Key rates [+]09/20/20234.50%
Doing Business [+]201512º
Passengers vehicles Year [+]June 201919,216
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]October 201822.39
Top tax rate + SSC [+]202250.5%
Annual arrivals [+]202313,950,687
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 20233.5%
Density [+]2023300
Crude divorce rate [+]20221.97‰
Birth Rate [+]20225.56‰
Crude death rate [+]20228.51‰
Fertility Rate [+]20220.86
Crude marriage rate [+]20223.52‰
% risk of poverty [+]202326.1%
Population [+]20232,236,013
HDI [+]20150.855
Life expectancy [+]202281.78
Suicides [+]2020208
Suicide rate [+]20209.27
COVID-19 - Deaths [+]07/04/20232,341
COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]05/31/2023472,303
Fully vaccinated [+]05/24/20231,775,148
COVID-19 - Deaths per million population [+]07/04/20231,051.79
Doses administered [+]05/24/20234,474,508

Resultados Electorales de Canary Islands