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Zambia  

Zambia, is a country located at Eastern Africa, it has an area of 752,610 Km2,

Zambia, with a population of 16,591,390 people, it is ranked at 67º position by population of 196 countries ant it has a moderate population density, 22 people per km2.

The capital is Lusaka and its currency is Zambian kwacha

Zambia is holding the 111 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2016 was 11,482 millions of euros12,709 millions of dollars, ( 60.47% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 692€ euros per inhabitant766$ dollars per inhabitant.

In terms of the human development index (HDI) of Zambia, which is the index used by the United Nations to measure the progress of a country, was 0.579 points in 2015, leaving it in 141th place in the table of 188 countries published.

If the reason to visit Zambia are business, you must know it's in the 85th 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 Zambia, if you want to see information about other countries click here

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Zambia Economy
Government
GDP Mill. € [+]201617,663M.€
GDP Mill.$ [+]201619,551M.$
GDP per capita [+]20161,065€
GDP per capita [+]20161,178$
Debt [+]201611,482
Debt [+]201612,709
Debt (%GDP) [+]201660.47%
Debt Per Capita [+]2016692€
Debt Per Capita [+]2016766$
Deficit [+]2016-1,098
Deficit [+]2016-1,215
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2016-5.78%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]20164,548.9
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20165,035.2
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2008133.9
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]2008197.0
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20085.65%
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]201411.31%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2016270.6
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]2016299.5
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20118.52%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201623.96%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2016274€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2016303$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]200810€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]200815$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201436€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201448$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201616€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201618$
S&P Rating [+]07/01/2015B
Fitch Rating [+]02/20/2017B
Corruption Index [+]201638
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2017118º
Fragile States Index [+]201585.2
Innovation Ranking [+]2016125º
Labour
Human Capital Ranking [+]201583º
Markets
Euro / Zambian kwacha [+]11/11/201610.6898
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]01/20/2017-2.73%
Money Market
Key rates [+]11/03/201515.50%
Business
Doing Business [+]201885º
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]201522.98
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]01/01/200816.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]201635.0%
Trade
Exports [+]20165,240.8 M.€
Exports [+]20165,801.1 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201629.67%
Imports [+]20166,364.2 M.€
Imports [+]20167,044.5 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201636.03%
Trade balance [+]2016-1,123.4 M.€
Trade balance [+]2016-1,243.5 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]2016-6.36%
Socio-Demography
Density [+]201622
Population [+]201616,591,390
Immigrant stock [+]2015127,915
Remittance received (M.$) [+]201558.3
% Immigrant [+]20150.79%
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]201519.1
Emigrant stock [+]2015238,121
% Emigrant [+]20151.48%
HDI [+]20150.579
Global Peace Ranking [+]201741º
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2015116º
Ranking [+]201590º
Birth Rate [+]201538.44‰
Fertility Rate [+]20155.04
Crude death rate [+]20158.00‰
Life expectancy [+]201561.34
Number of homicides [+]20121,501
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]201210.7
Environment and Energy
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20150.30