Eswatini Swaziland

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  • Capital: Lobamba and Mbabane
  • Population: 1,172,369
  • Surface Area: 17,360 km2
  • Currency: Swazi Lilangeni
  • Religion: Mostly Christianity
  • Belongs to: ACP, IMF, UN, SADC, AU

Eswatini, is a country located at Southern Africa, it has an area of 17,360 Km2 so it is one of the smallest countries in the world.

Eswatini, with a population of 1,172,369 people, it is one of the least populous country in the world and it has a moderate population density, 68 people per km2.

It's capital is Lobamba and Mbabane and its currency is Swazi Lilangeni

Eswatini is holding the 158 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2021 was 1,837 millions of euros (2,174 millions of dollars), ( 45.01% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is €1,567 euros per inhabitant$1,854 dollars per inhabitant.

In terms of the human development index (HDI) of Eswatini, which is the index used by the United Nations to measure the progress of a country, was 0.611 points in 2019, leaving it in 139th place in the table of 189 countries published.

If the reason to visit Eswatini are business, you must know it's in the 121th 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 Eswatini, if you want to see information about other countries click here

Lobamba and Mbabane : Monthly Temp.
Lobamba and Mbabane : Monthly Rainfall
Eswatini Economy
Annual GDP [+]2021€4,178M
Annual GDP [+]2021$4,941M
GDP per capita [+]2021€3,564
GDP per capita [+]2021$4,215
Debt (M.€.) [+]20211,837
Debt ($M) [+]20212,174
Debt (%GDP) [+]202145.01%
Debt Per Capita [+]2021€1,567
Debt Per Capita [+]2021$1,854
Deficit (M.€) [+]2021-188
Deficit ($M) [+]2021-223
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2021-4.61%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]20211,216.3
Expenditure ($M) [+]20211,439.6
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2020186.5
Education Expenditure ($M) [+]2020212.8
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201424.80%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]2017137.2
Gov. Health Exp.($M) [+]2017155.0
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201710.02%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]202064.1
Defence Expenditure ($M) [+]202073.2
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20205.04%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]202129.81%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2021€1,038
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2021$1,228
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2020€161
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2020$183
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017€101
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017$114
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2020€55
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2020$63
Corruption Index [+]202132
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2019121º
Fragile States Index [+]201887.5
Innovation Ranking [+]2015123º
NMW [+]2021$28.4
Human Capital Ranking [+]2017123º
Doing Business [+]2020121º
Tax Revenue (%GDP) [+]201918.4%
Standard VAT [+]01/01/201815.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]202033.0%
Annual arrivals [+]2019680,000
Exports [+]2021€1,910.9M
Exports [+]2021$2,260.0M
Exports % GDP [+]202145.74%
Imports [+]2021€1,631.9M
Imports [+]2021$1,930.0M
Imports % GDP [+]202139.06%
Trade balance [+]2021€279.0M
Trade balance [+]2021$330.0M
Trade balance % GDP [+]20216.68%
Density [+]202168
Global Peace Ranking [+]202293º
Remittance received ($M) [+]2017113.9
% Immigrant [+]20192.81%
% Emigrant [+]20199.42%
Birth Rate [+]202025.40‰
Remittance sent ($M) [+]201711.5
Crude death rate [+]20208.88‰
Fertility Rate [+]20202.92
% risk of poverty [+]201758.9%
Population [+]20211,172,369
Immigrant stock [+]201932,310
Emigrant stock [+]2019108,188
HDI [+]20190.611
Gender Gap Ranking [+]202258º
Life expectancy [+]202060.72
Suicides [+]2015189
Suicide rate [+]201517.51
Number of homicides [+]2017130
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]201711.56
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20211.03
Consumption GWh [+]20211,495
Generation GWh [+]2021745
COVID-19 - Deaths [+]12/06/20221,422
COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]12/06/202273,908
Fully vaccinated [+]09/25/2022490,673
COVID-19 - Deaths per million population [+]12/06/20221,212.93
Doses administered [+]09/25/2022773,579