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Taiwan  

  • Capital: Taipei
  • Population: 23,571,000
  • Surface Area: 35,980 km2
  • Currency: New Taiwan dollars (1 EUR=36.0000 TWD)
  • Religion: Mostly Syncretic Religions
  • Belongs to: IMF

Taiwan, is a country located at Eastern Asia, it has an area of 35,980 Km2, and it may be considered quite a small country.

Taiwan, with a population of 23,571,000 people, it is ranked at 56º position by population of 196 countries and it has a high population density, con 655 people per km2.

The capital is Taipei and its currency is New Taiwan dollars

Taiwan is holding the 22 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2016 was 173,727 millions of euros192,298 millions of dollars, ( 36.23% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 7,380€ euros per inhabitant8,169$ dollars per inhabitant.

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

If the reason to visit Taiwan are business, you must know it's in the 15th 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 Taiwan, if you want to see information about other countries click here

Taiwan Economy
Comptes nationaux - Government
Annual GDP [+]2016480,639M.€
Annual GDP [+]2016530,608M.$
GDP per capita [+]201620,418€
GDP per capita [+]201622,541$
Debt [+]2016173,727
Debt [+]2016192,298
Debt (%GDP) [+]201636.23%
Debt Per Capita [+]20167,380€
Debt Per Capita [+]20168,169$
Deficit (M.€) [+]2016-10,540
Deficit (M.$) [+]2016-11,667
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2016-2.20%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]201685,765.0
Expenditure (M.$) [+]201694,933.3
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201617.89%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20163,643€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]20164,033$
Moody's Rating [+]11/17/2016Aa3
S&P Rating [+]12/18/2002AA-
Fitch Rating [+]10/11/2017AA-
Corruption Index [+]201763
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201715º
RTI Raking [+]11/01/2016103º
Labour
Unemployment rate [+]2018Q23.7%
Unemployed [+]2018Q2433 m.
NMW [+]2013655.7 $
NMW [+]2013497.0 €
Markets
US Dollar exchange rate [+]09/14/201830.7700
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]09/21/20183.10%
Money Market
Key rates [+]07/01/20161.38%
Business
Doing Business [+]201815º
Motor vehicle production [+]2017291,563
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2015326.80
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]01/01/20065.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201645.0%
Trade
Exports [+]2017280,942.6 M.€
Exports [+]2017317,380.8 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201652.69%
Imports [+]2017229,706.2 M.€
Imports [+]2017259,499.1 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201643.34%
Trade balance [+]201751,236.4 M.€
Trade balance [+]201757,881.7 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]20169.35%
Socio-Demography
Density [+]2017655
Population [+]201723,571,000
Global Peace Ranking [+]201834º
Number of homicides [+]2015192
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20150.82
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]201611.73