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Syria  

Syria, is a country located at Western Asia, it has an area of 185,180 Km2,

Syria, with a population of 18,269,868 people, it is ranked at 63º position by population of 196 countries ant it has a moderate population density, 99 people per km2.

The capital is Damascus and its currency is Syrian pounds

Syria is holding the 99 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2009 was 12,088 millions of euros16,860 millions of dollars, ( 31.21% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 573€ euros per inhabitant799$ dollars per inhabitant.

In terms of the human development index (HDI) of Syria, which is the index used by the United Nations to measure the progress of a country, was 0.536 points in 2017, leaving it in 155th place in the table of 189 countries published.

If the reason to visit Syria are business, you must know it's in the 174th 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 Syria, if you want to see information about other countries click here

Damascus: Monthly Temp.
Damascus: Monthly Rainfall
Syria Economy
Comptes nationaux - Government
Annual GDP [+]201326,477M.€
Annual GDP [+]201335,164M.$
GDP per capita [+]20131,337€
GDP per capita [+]20131,775$
Debt [+]200912,088
Debt [+]200916,860
Debt (%GDP) [+]200931.21%
Debt Per Capita [+]2009573€
Debt Per Capita [+]2009799$
Deficit (M.€) [+]2009-1,120
Deficit (M.$) [+]2009-1,562
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2009-2.89%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]200910,356.3
Expenditure (M.$) [+]200914,444.9
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]20091,983.9
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]20092,767.1
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]200919.18%
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20144.80%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]20101,787.0
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]20102,369.0
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]200922.95%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]200926.74%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2009491€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2009685$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]200994€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2009131$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201320€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201327$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201084€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2010111$
Corruption Index [+]201714
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201298º
Fragile States Index [+]2015107.9
Innovation Ranking [+]2013134º
Labour
Unemployment rate [+]2010Q48.8%
Unemployed [+]2010Q4485 m.
Business
Doing Business [+]2018174º
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2015368.29
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]01/01/20130%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201522.0%
Trade
Exports [+]20171,593.3 M.€
Exports [+]20171,800.0 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]20138.53%
Imports [+]20174,514.5 M.€
Imports [+]20175,100.0 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201316.49%
Trade balance [+]2017-2,921.1 M.€
Trade balance [+]2017-3,300.0 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]2013-7.96%
Socio-Demography
Density [+]201799
Population [+]201718,269,868
Immigrant stock [+]20171,013,818
Remittance received (M.$) [+]20161,622.5
% Immigrant [+]20175.55%
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]2016399.1
Emigrant stock [+]20176,864,445
% Emigrant [+]201737.57%
HDI [+]20170.536
Global Peace Ranking [+]2018163º
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2016142º
Birth Rate [+]201621.47‰
Fertility Rate [+]20162.92
Crude death rate [+]20165.52‰
Life expectancy [+]201670.31
Number of homicides [+]2010463
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20102.23
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20162.07