Uruguay Uruguay

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Uruguay, is a country located at South America, it has an area of 176,220 Km2.

Uruguay, with a population of 3,473,727 people, it is one of the least populous country in the world and it has a moderate population density, 20 people per km2.

It's capital is Montevideo and its currency is Uruguayan pesos

Uruguay is holding the 87 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2021 was 33,881 millions of euros (40,078 millions of dollars), ( 67.51% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is €9,753 euros per inhabitant$11,537 dollars per inhabitant.

The last annual rate of CPI published in Uruguay was on April of 2022 and it was 9.4%.

In terms of the human development index (HDI) of Uruguay, which is the index used by the United Nations to measure the progress of a country, was 0.817 points in 2019, leaving it in 55th place in the table of 189 countries published.

If the reason to visit Uruguay are business, you must know it's in the 95th 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 Uruguay, if you want to see information about other countries click here

Montevideo: Monthly Temp.
Montevideo: Monthly Rainfall
Uruguay Economy
Annual GDP [+]2020€46,998M
Annual GDP [+]2020$53,561M
GDP per capita [+]2020€13,530
GDP per capita [+]2020$15,419
Debt (M.€.) [+]202133,881
Debt ($M) [+]202140,078
Debt (%GDP) [+]202167.51%
Debt Per Capita [+]2021€9,753
Debt Per Capita [+]2021$11,537
Deficit (M.€) [+]2021-1,313
Deficit ($M) [+]2021-1,554
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2021-2.62%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]202115,521.6
Expenditure ($M) [+]202118,360.6
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]20192,561.6
Education Expenditure ($M) [+]20192,867.6
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]202115.39%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20173,753.1
Gov. Health Exp.($M) [+]20174,229.8
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201719.78%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]20201,091.1
Defence Expenditure ($M) [+]20201,243.4
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20206.37%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]202130.93%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2021€4,468
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2021$5,286
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2019€740
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2019$828
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017€998
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017$1,127
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2020€314
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2020$358
Moody's Rating [+]08/10/2021Baa2
S&P Rating [+]06/05/2015BBB
Fitch Rating [+]02/20/2020BBB-
Corruption Index [+]202173
Competitiveness Ranking [+]201954º
Fragile States Index [+]201835.4
RTI Raking [+]01/01/201955º
Innovation Ranking [+]201862º
Unemployment Rate [+]June 20219.4%
Unemployment rate [+]2020Q410.9%
Unemployed [+]2020Q4193K
NMW [+]2019$463.1
NMW [+]2019€404.9
Human Capital Ranking [+]201763º
Euro / Uruguayan pesos [+]05/24/202242.8136
US Dollar exchange rate [+]05/24/202239.9120
CPI (overall index) [+]April 20229.4%
PPI Year on Year [+]February 201910.9%
Money Market
Key rates [+]05/18/20229.25%
Doing Business [+]201995º
IPI Year on Year [+]January 2021-0.3%
Passengers vehicles Year [+]December 201930,063
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]December 201911.73
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]2015276.90
Tax Revenue (%GDP) [+]202026.6%
Standard VAT [+]01/01/200822.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]202036.0%
Annual arrivals [+]20193,056,078
Exports [+]2021€8,038.7M
Exports [+]2021$9,507.4M
Exports % GDP [+]202012.79%
Imports [+]2021€8,726.2M
Imports [+]2021$10,320.4M
Imports % GDP [+]202014.09%
Trade balance [+]2021€-687.4M
Trade balance [+]2021$-813.0M
Trade balance % GDP [+]2020-1.30%
Global AgeWatch Ranking [+]201527º
Density [+]202020
Global Peace Ranking [+]202147º
Remittance received ($M) [+]2017100.1
% Immigrant [+]20192.35%
% Emigrant [+]201918.30%
Birth Rate [+]202013.62‰
Remittance sent ($M) [+]2017211.6
Crude death rate [+]20209.48‰
Fertility Rate [+]20201.95
Crude marriage rate [+]20172.77‰
% risk of poverty [+]202011.6%
Population [+]20203,473,727
Immigrant stock [+]201981,482
Emigrant stock [+]2019633,439
HDI [+]20190.817
Gender Gap Ranking [+]202037º
Life expectancy [+]202078.06
Suicides [+]2015583
Suicide rate [+]201516.80
Number of homicides [+]2019392
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]201911.32
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20201.68
Consumption GWh [+]201911,462
Generation GWh [+]202012,895
COVID-19 - Deaths [+]05/23/20227,215
COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]05/23/2022908,078
Fully vaccinated [+]05/23/20222,872,893
COVID-19 - Deaths per million population [+]05/23/20222,077.02
Doses administered [+]05/23/20228,320,307