• Capital: Lobamba and Mbabane
  • Population: 1,367,254
  • Surface Area: 17,360 km2
  • Currency: Swazi Lilangeni
  • Religion: Mostly Christianity
  • 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 1,367,254 people, it is one of the least populous country in the world ant it has a moderate population density, 79 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 873 millions of euros967 millions of dollars, ( 24.77% 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 0.588 points in 2017, leaving it in 144th place in the table of 189 countries published.

If the reason to visit Swaziland are business, you must know it's in the 117th 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
Comptes nationaux - Government
Annual GDP [+]20173,895M.€
Annual GDP [+]20174,400M.$
GDP per capita [+]20172,849€
GDP per capita [+]20173,218$
Debt [+]2016873
Debt [+]2016967
Debt (%GDP) [+]201624.77%
Debt Per Capita [+]2016772€
Debt Per Capita [+]2016854$
Deficit (M.€) [+]2016-365
Deficit (M.$) [+]2016-404
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2016-10.36%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]20161,217.9
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20161,348.0
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2014232.5
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2014308.9
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201424.95%
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201416.58%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]201768.3
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]201777.1
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20175.49%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201634.54%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20161,076€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20161,191$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2014210€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2014279$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2014209€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2014278$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201750€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201756$
Corruption Index [+]201739
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2018120º
Fragile States Index [+]201586.3
Innovation Ranking [+]2015123º
Doing Business [+]2019117º
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201433.0%
Exports [+]20171,785.0 M.€
Exports [+]20172,016.5 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201745.83%
Imports [+]20171,431.5 M.€
Imports [+]20171,617.2 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201736.75%
Trade balance [+]2017353.5 M.€
Trade balance [+]2017399.3 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]20179.07%
Density [+]201779
Population [+]20171,367,254
Immigrant stock [+]201733,263
Remittance received (M.$) [+]2017113.9
% Immigrant [+]20172.43%
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]201711.5
Emigrant stock [+]201791,621
% Emigrant [+]20176.70%
HDI [+]20170.588
Global Peace Ranking [+]201872º
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2016107º
Birth Rate [+]201628.85‰
Fertility Rate [+]20163.08
Crude death rate [+]20169.59‰
Life expectancy [+]201657.75
Number of homicides [+]2013102
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20138.16
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20160.49