Zambia Zambia

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

Zambia, with a population of 17,861,030 people, it is ranked at 65º position by population of 196 countries and it has a moderate population density, 24 people per km2.

It's capital is Lusaka and its currency is Zambian kwacha

Zambia is holding the 111 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2019 was 19,827 millions of euros (22,197 millions of dollars), ( 91.9% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is 1,110€ euros per inhabitant1,243$ 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 0.584 points in 2019, leaving it in 146th place in the table of 189 countries published.

If the reason to visit Zambia are business, you must know it's in the 87th 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

Lusaka: Monthly Temp.
Zambia Economy
Annual GDP [+]201920,822M.€
Annual GDP [+]201923,310M.$
GDP per capita [+]20191,166€
GDP per capita [+]20191,305$
Debt (M.€.) [+]201919,827
Debt (M.$.) [+]201922,197
Debt (%GDP) [+]201991.90%
Debt Per Capita [+]20191,110€
Debt Per Capita [+]20191,243$
Deficit (M.€) [+]2019-1,757
Deficit (M.$) [+]2019-1,967
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2019-8.14%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]20196,012.5
Expenditure (M.$) [+]20196,731.0
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]20181,067.3
Education Expenditure (M.$) [+]20181,260.4
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]201817.05%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]2017395.5
Gov. Health Exp.(M.$) [+]2017446.7
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20176.86%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2019252.2
Defence Expenditure (M.$) [+]2019282.3
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20194.98%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]201927.87%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2019337€
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2019377$
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201860€
Education Expenditure P.C [+]201871$
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201723€
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]201726$
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201914€
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]201916$
S&P Rating [+]10/21/2020SD
Fitch Rating [+]11/18/2020RD
Corruption Index [+]201835
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2019120º
Fragile States Index [+]201887.2
Innovation Ranking [+]2018120º
Unemployment rate [+]2017Q413.9%
Unemployed [+]2017Q4448 m.
NMW [+]20180.2 $
NMW [+]20180.1 €
Human Capital Ranking [+]201780º
Euro / Zambian kwacha [+]02/26/202126.4378
US Dollar exchange rate [+]02/26/202121.8043
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]02/25/20212.71%
Money Market
Key rates [+]02/17/20218.50%
Doing Business [+]201987º
Passengers vehicles Year [+]December 20191,094
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]December 20190.18
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]201522.82
Standard VAT [+]01/01/200816.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]202037.5%
Annual arrivals [+]20181,072,000
Exports [+]20196,523.2 M.€
Exports [+]20197,302.7 M.$
Exports % GDP [+]201931.33%
Imports [+]20196,450.5 M.€
Imports [+]20197,221.3 M.$
Imports % GDP [+]201930.98%
Trade balance [+]201972.7 M.€
Trade balance [+]201981.4 M.$
Trade balance % GDP [+]20190.35%
Global AgeWatch Ranking [+]201590º
Density [+]201924
Global Peace Ranking [+]202044º
Remittance received (M.$) [+]201742.2
% Immigrant [+]20190.95%
% Emigrant [+]20192.76%
Birth Rate [+]201836.19‰
Remittance sent (M.$) [+]201720.0
Crude death rate [+]20186.46‰
Fertility Rate [+]20184.63
Population [+]201917,861,030
Immigrant stock [+]2019170,249
Emigrant stock [+]2019493,087
HDI [+]20190.584
Gender Gap Ranking [+]2015116º
Life expectancy [+]201863.51
Suicides [+]20151,038
Suicide rate [+]20156.40
Number of homicides [+]2015853
Rate Homicides per 100.000 [+]20155.37
Energy and Environment
CO2 Tons per capita [+]20190.41
Consumption GWh [+]201813,097
Generation GWh [+]201815,981
COVID-19 - Deaths [+]02/25/20211,059
COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]02/25/202177,171
COVID-19 - Deaths per million population [+]02/25/202159.29