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 18,920,657 people, it is ranked at 65º position by population of 196 countries and it has a moderate population density, 25 people per km2.

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

Zambia is holding the 115 position by nominal GDP. Its national debt in 2021 was 21,455 millions of euros (25,393 millions of dollars), ( 119.14% debt-to-GDP ratio) and its public debt per capita is €1,134 euros per inhabitant$1,342 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 0.565 points in 2021, leaving it in 154th place in the table of 191 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

Lusaka: Monthly Temp.
Zambia Economy
Gouvernement
Annual GDP [+]2021€18,008M
Annual GDP [+]2021$21,313M
GDP per capita [+]2021€952
GDP per capita [+]2021$1,126
Debt (M.€.) [+]202121,455
Debt ($M) [+]202125,393
Debt (%GDP) [+]2021119.14%
Debt Per Capita [+]2021€1,134
Debt Per Capita [+]2021$1,342
Deficit (M.€) [+]2021-1,519
Deficit ($M) [+]2021-1,798
Deficit (%GDP) [+]2021-8.43%
Expenditure (M.€) [+]20215,694.9
Expenditure ($M) [+]20216,740.1
Education Expenditure (M.€) [+]2019929.6
Education Expenditure ($M) [+]20191,040.8
Education Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]202111.51%
Gov. Health Exp. (M.€) [+]2017395.7
Gov. Health Exp.($M) [+]2017446.9
Gov. Health Exp. (%Bud.) [+]20176.86%
Defence Expenditure (M.€) [+]2020183.2
Defence Expenditure ($M) [+]2020209.0
Defence Expenditure (%Bud.) [+]20204.78%
Expenditure (%GDP) [+]202131.62%
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2021€301
Expenditure Per Capita [+]2021$356
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 [+]202233
Competitiveness Ranking [+]2019120º
Fragile States Index [+]201887.2
Innovation Ranking [+]2018120º
Labour
Unemployment rate [+]2017Q413.9%
Unemployed [+]2017Q4448K
NMW [+]2022$61.7
NMW [+]2022€0.1
Human Capital Ranking [+]201780º
Markets
Euro / Zambian kwacha [+]02/02/202321.0417
US Dollar exchange rate [+]02/02/202319.1437
Stock ExchangeYTD % [+]12/30/20230%
Money Market
Key rates [+]11/24/20219.00%
Business
Doing Business [+]202085º
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 [+]2021€9,384.9M
Exports [+]2021$11,099.5M
Exports % GDP [+]202152.12%
Imports [+]2021€5,998.2M
Imports [+]2021$7,094.1M
Imports % GDP [+]202133.31%
Trade balance [+]2021€3,386.7M
Trade balance [+]2021$4,005.4M
Trade balance % GDP [+]202118.81%
Socio-Demography
Global AgeWatch Ranking [+]201590º
Density [+]202125
Global Peace Ranking [+]202256º
Remittance received ($M) [+]201742.2
% Immigrant [+]20190.93%
% Emigrant [+]20192.69%
Birth Rate [+]202035.44‰
Remittance sent ($M) [+]201720.0
Crude death rate [+]20206.22‰
Fertility Rate [+]20204.50
% risk of poverty [+]201554.4%
Population [+]202118,920,657
Immigrant stock [+]2019170,249
Emigrant stock [+]2019493,087
HDI [+]20210.565
Gender Gap Ranking [+]202262º
Life expectancy [+]202064.19
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 [+]20210.36
Consumption GWh [+]202114,321
Generation GWh [+]202117,714
Others
COVID-19 - Deaths [+]02/01/20234,048
COVID-19 - Confirmed [+]02/01/2023340,944
Fully vaccinated [+]01/15/20238,638,051
COVID-19 - Deaths per million population [+]02/01/2023213.95
Doses administered [+]01/15/202312,673,375