United Arab Emirates United Arab Emirates

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United Arab Emirates, is a country located at Western Asia, it has an area of 98,648 Km2.

United Arab Emirates, with a population of 9,282,000 people, it is ranked at 97º position by population of 196 countries and it has a moderate population density, 94 people per km2.

It's capital is Abu Dhabi and its currency is UAE dirhams

United Arab Emirates is holding the 39 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2020 was 127,215 millions of euros (144,978 millions of dollars), ( 40.4% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is €13,706 euros per inhabitant$15,619 dollars per inhabitant.

In terms of the human development index (HDI) of United Arab Emirates, which is the index used by the United Nations to measure the progress of a country, was 0.89 points in 2019, leaving it in 31th place in the table of 189 countries published.

If the reason to visit United Arab Emirates are business, you must know it's in the 11th 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 United Arab Emirates, if you want to see information about other countries click here

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Abu Dhabi: Monthly Rainfall
United Arab Emirates Economy
Annual GDP [+]2020€314,899M
Annual GDP [+]2020$358,869M
GDP per capita [+]2020€33,924
GDP per capita [+]2020$38,661
Debt (M.€.) [+]2020127,215
Debt ($M) [+]2020144,978
Debt (%GDP) [+]202040.40%
Debt Per Capita [+]2020€13,706
Debt Per Capita [+]2020$15,619
Deficit (M.€) [+]2020-16,353
Deficit ($M) [+]2020-18,637
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2020-5.19%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]2020104,247.7
Expenditure ($M) [+]2020118,804.1
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]201911,563.6
Education Expenditure ($M) [+]201912,945.0
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201910.27%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20178,210.9
Gov. Health Exp.($M) [+]20179,253.8
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20177.89%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]201417,148.6
Defence Expenditure ($M) [+]201422,751.6
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201417.04%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]202033.11%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2020€11,231
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2020$12,799
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2019€1,217
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2019$1,362
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017€865
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017$977
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2014€1,949
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2014$2,586
Moody's Rating [+]05/04/2021Aa2
S&P Rating [+]07/02/2007AA
Fitch Rating [+]11/11/2020AA-
Corruption Index [+]202169
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201925º
Fragile States Index [+]201842.8
Innovation Ranking [+]201838º
Human Capital Ranking [+]201745º
Euro / UAE dirhams [+]05/12/20223.8223
US Dollar exchange rate [+]05/16/20223.6725
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]05/13/202211.84%
Doing Business [+]201911º
Passengers vehicles Year [+]December 2020129,901
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]December 202017.10
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2015239.40
Standard VAT [+]01/01/20185.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]20200%
Annual arrivals [+]201916,730,000
Exports [+]2020€268,260.4M
Exports [+]2020$306,407.0M
Exports % GDP [+]202085.19%
Imports [+]2020€198,185.1M
Imports [+]2020$226,367.0M
Imports % GDP [+]202062.94%
Trade balance [+]2020€70,075.3M
Trade balance [+]2020$80,040.0M
Trade balance % GDP [+]202022.25%
Density [+]202094
Global Peace Ranking [+]202152º
% Immigrant [+]201990.35%
% Emigrant [+]20191.62%
Birth Rate [+]201910.22‰
Remittance sent ($M) [+]201732,977.8
Crude death rate [+]20191.52‰
Fertility Rate [+]20191.39
Population [+]20209,282,000
Immigrant stock [+]20198,587,256
Emigrant stock [+]2019154,404
HDI [+]20190.890
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2020120º
Life expectancy [+]201977.97
Suicides [+]2015261
Suicide rate [+]20152.92
Number of homicides [+]201964
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20190.66
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]202020.70
Annual crude oil production [+]20213,091
Crude Oil Reserves [+]202197,800.0
Consumption GWh [+]2019122,386
Generation GWh [+]2020124,841
COVID-19 - Deaths [+]05/15/20222,302
COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]05/15/2022902,484
Fully vaccinated [+]05/15/20229,682,521
COVID-19 - Deaths per million population [+]05/15/2022248.01
Doses administered [+]05/15/202224,770,044