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Swaziland  

  • Capital: Lobamba and Mbabane
  • Population: 1,132,000
  • Surface Area: 17,360 km2
  • Currency: Swazi Lilangeni
  • Belongs to: ACP, IMF, UN, SADC, AU

Swaziland, 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.

Swaziland, with a population of 1,132,000 people, it is one of the least populous country in the world ant it has a moderate population density, 65 people per km2.

The capital is Lobamba and Mbabane and its currency is Swazi Lilangeni

Swaziland is holding the 159 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2016 was 874 millions of euros967 millions of dollars, ( 25.18% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 772€ euros per inhabitant854$ dollars per inhabitant.

In terms of the human development index (HDI) of Swaziland, which is the index used by the United Nations to measure the progress of a country, was 0.541 points in 2015, leaving it in 148th place in the table of 188 countries published.

If the reason to visit Swaziland are business, you must know it's in the 112th 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 Swaziland, if you want to see information about other countries click here

Swaziland Economy
Government
GDP Mill. € [+]20163,367M.€
GDP Mill.$ [+]20163,727M.$
GDP per capita [+]20162,975€
GDP per capita [+]20163,293$
Debt [+]2016874
Debt [+]2016967
Debt (%GDP) [+]201625.18%
Debt Per Capita [+]2016772€
Debt Per Capita [+]2016854$
Deficit [+]2016-365
Deficit [+]2016-404
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2016-10.53%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20161,218.1
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20161,348.3
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2014228.2
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2014303.2
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201424.95%
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201416.58%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]201660.8
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]201667.3
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20128.31%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201635.11%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20161,076€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20161,191$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2014206€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2014274$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2014205€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2014273$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201654€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201659$
Corruption Index [+]201443
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2017122º
Fragile States Index [+]201586.3
Innovation Ranking [+]2015123º
Business
Doing Business [+]2018112º
Taxes
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201433.0%
Trade
Exports [+]20161,294.2 M.€
Exports [+]20161,432.5 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201638.43%
Imports [+]20161,207.5 M.€
Imports [+]20161,336.6 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201635.86%
Trade balance [+]201686.7 M.€
Trade balance [+]201695.9 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]20162.57%
Socio-Demography
Density [+]201665
Population [+]20161,132,000
Immigrant stock [+]201531,579
Remittance received (M.$) [+]201524.5
% Immigrant [+]20152.82%
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]201512.3
Emigrant stock [+]201595,671
% Emigrant [+]20158.55%
HDI [+]20150.541
Global Peace Ranking [+]201777º
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2016107º
Birth Rate [+]201529.27‰
Fertility Rate [+]20153.14
Crude death rate [+]20159.86‰
Life expectancy [+]201556.91
Number of homicides [+]2013102
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20138.2
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20150.51