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 18,383,956 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 117 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2021 was 21,609 millions of euros (25,562 millions of dollars), ( 123.17% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is €1,175 euros per inhabitant$1,390 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
Gouvernement
Annual GDP [+]2020€15,892M
Annual GDP [+]2020$18,111M
GDP per capita [+]2020€864
GDP per capita [+]2020$985
Debt (M.€.) [+]202121,609
Debt ($M) [+]202125,562
Debt (%GDP) [+]2021123.17%
Debt Per Capita [+]2021€1,175
Debt Per Capita [+]2021$1,390
Deficit (M.€) [+]2021-1,520
Deficit ($M) [+]2021-1,798
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2021-8.66%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]20215,698.0
Expenditure ($M) [+]20216,740.2
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2019929.7
Education Expenditure ($M) [+]20191,040.8
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]202111.51%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]2017396.5
Gov. Health Exp.($M) [+]2017446.9
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20176.86%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2020183.4
Defence Expenditure ($M) [+]2020209.0
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20204.78%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]202132.48%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2021€310
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2021$367
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2019€51
Education Expenditure P.C [+]2019$57
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017€23
Gov. Health Exp. P.C. [+]2017$26
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2020€10
Defence Expenditure P.C. [+]2020$11
S&P Rating [+]10/21/2020SD
Fitch Rating [+]11/18/2020RD
Corruption Index [+]202133
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2019120º
Fragile States Index [+]201887.2
Innovation Ranking [+]2018120º
Labour
Unemployment rate [+]2017Q413.9%
Unemployed [+]2017Q4448K
NMW [+]2018$0.2
NMW [+]2018€0.1
Human Capital Ranking [+]201780º
Markets
Euro / Zambian kwacha [+]05/13/202217.5941
US Dollar exchange rate [+]05/13/202216.9901
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]05/13/202211.75%
Money Market
Key rates [+]11/24/20219.00%
Business
Doing Business [+]201987º
Passengers vehicles Year [+]December 20191,094
Annual Vehicles/ 1,000 p. [+]December 20190.18
Vehicles / 1,000 people [+]201522.82
Taxes
Standard VAT [+]01/01/200816.00%
Top tax rate + SSC [+]202037.5%
Trade
Annual arrivals [+]20191,266,000
Exports [+]2020€6,833.1M
Exports [+]2020$7,804.7M
Exports % GDP [+]202043.00%
Imports [+]2020€4,654.0M
Imports [+]2020$5,315.8M
Imports % GDP [+]202029.29%
Trade balance [+]2020€2,179.0M
Trade balance [+]2020$2,488.9M
Trade balance % GDP [+]202013.71%
Socio-Demography
Global AgeWatch Ranking [+]201590º
Density [+]202024
Global Peace Ranking [+]202171º
Remittance received ($M) [+]201742.2
% Immigrant [+]20190.93%
% Emigrant [+]20192.69%
Birth Rate [+]201935.78‰
Remittance sent ($M) [+]201720.0
Crude death rate [+]20196.32‰
Fertility Rate [+]20194.56
% risk of poverty [+]201554.4%
Population [+]202018,383,956
Immigrant stock [+]2019170,249
Emigrant stock [+]2019493,087
HDI [+]20190.584
Gender Gap Ranking [+]202045º
Life expectancy [+]201963.89
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 [+]20200.40
Consumption GWh [+]201913,410
Generation GWh [+]202015,982
Others
COVID-19 - Deaths [+]05/15/20223,983
COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]05/15/2022320,627
Fully vaccinated [+]05/14/20222,523,428
COVID-19 - Deaths per million population [+]05/15/2022216.66
Doses administered [+]05/14/20223,958,100