General Information for Guatemala Guatemala Flag Icon

What is the capital city of Guatemala ?Guatemala City
What is the total area of Guatemala ? (km2)108.889
What is the population in Guatemala ? (2020)17.915.568
What is the median age in Guatemala ?23
What is the iso country code for Guatemala ? (2lt)GT
What is the iso country code for Guatemala ? (3lt)GTM
What continent is Guatemala in ?North & Central America
What currency is used in Guatemala ?Guatemalan Quetzal
What is the currency code for Guatemala ?GTQ
What is the tel code for Guatemala ?+502
What language use in Guatemala ?Spanish
What is the language code for Spanish ?ES
What is the internet TLD code for Guatemala ?.gt
Where is the highest place in Guatemala ?Volcán Tajumulco (4220 m.)
Where is the lowest place in Guatemala ?North Pacific Ocean (0 m.)

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Worldbank Country Statistics for Guatemala

World map icon Employment in industry (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)20,624
World map icon Employment in industry, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)22,015
World map icon Employment in industry, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)17,895
World map icon GDP per person employed (constant 2011 PPP $)19.070,8
World map icon Contributing family workers, total (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)8,089
World map icon Contributing family workers, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)6,564
World map icon Contributing family workers, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)11,083
World map icon Wage and salaried workers, total (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)62,657
World map icon Wage and salaried workers, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)67,576
World map icon Wage and salaried workers, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)53,004
World map icon Vulnerable employment, total (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)34,391
World map icon Vulnerable employment, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)29,111
World map icon Vulnerable employment, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)44,754
World map icon Employment to population ratio, 15+, total (%) (modeled ILO estimate)60,603
World map icon Employment to population ratio, 15+, male (%) (modeled ILO estimate)83,133
World map icon Employment to population ratio, 15+, female (%) (modeled ILO estimate)39,562
World map icon Self-employed, total (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)37,343
World map icon Self-employed, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)32,424
World map icon Self-employed, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)46,996
World map icon Employers, total (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)2,952
World map icon Employers, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)3,314
World map icon Employers, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)2,242
World map icon Employment to population ratio, ages 15-24, total (%) (modeled ILO estimate)50,744
World map icon Employment to population ratio, ages 15-24, male (%) (modeled ILO estimate)69,225
World map icon Employment to population ratio, ages 15-24, female (%) (modeled ILO estimate)31,677
World map icon Employment in agriculture (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)29,19
World map icon Employment in agriculture, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)39,373
World map icon Employment in agriculture, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)9,205
World map icon Diabetes prevalence (% of population ages 20 to 79)10
World map icon Transport services (% of service imports, BoP)43,1769
World map icon Imports of goods, services and primary income (BoP, current US$)23.888.400.000
World map icon Charges for the use of intellectual property, payments (BoP, current US$)241.858.000
World map icon Service imports (BoP, current US$)3.651.060.000
World map icon Goods imports (BoP, current US$)17.950.300.000
World map icon Insurance and financial services (% of service imports, BoP)13,604
World map icon Imports of goods and services (BoP, current US$)21.601.400.000
World map icon Primary income payments (BoP, current US$)2.286.970.000
World map icon Communications, computer, etc. (% of service imports, BoP)10,5053
World map icon Trade in services (% of GDP)9,45803
World map icon Secondary education, duration (years)5
World map icon Lower secondary school starting age (years)13
World map icon Procedures to build a warehouse (number)11
World map icon Time required to build a warehouse (days)226
World map icon Total tax rate (% of commercial profits)35,2
World map icon Profit tax (% of commercial profits)20,2
World map icon Tax payments (number)8
World map icon Other taxes payable by businesses (% of commercial profits)0,7
World map icon Labor tax and contributions (% of commercial profits)14,3
World map icon Time to prepare and pay taxes (hours)248
World map icon Start-up procedures to register a business, male (number)6
World map icon Start-up procedures to register a business, female (number)6
World map icon Start-up procedures to register a business (number)6
World map icon Time required to start a business, male (days)15
World map icon Time required to start a business, female (days)15
World map icon Time required to start a business (days)15
World map icon Cost of business start-up procedures (% of GNI per capita)0,6
World map icon Cost of business start-up procedures, male (% of GNI per capita)17,3
World map icon Cost of business start-up procedures, female (% of GNI per capita)17,3
World map icon Procedures to register property (number)7
World map icon Time required to register property (days)24
World map icon Time required to enforce a contract (days)1.402
World map icon Strength of legal rights index (0=weak to 12=strong)9
World map icon Time to resolve insolvency (years)3
World map icon Time to import, documentary compliance (hours)32
World map icon Time to import, border compliance (hours)72
World map icon PPG, private creditors (INT, current US$)49.469.400
World map icon PPG, other private creditors (INT, current US$)0
World map icon PPG, commercial banks (INT, current US$)29.357,4
World map icon PPG, bonds (INT, current US$)49.440.000
World map icon PPG, official creditors (INT, current US$)188.483.000
World map icon PPG, multilateral (INT, current US$)178.162.000
World map icon Interest payments on external debt, private nonguaranteed (PNG) (INT, current US$)507.283.000
World map icon Interest payments on external debt, long-term (INT, current US$)745.235.000
World map icon Primary education, duration (years)6
World map icon Primary school starting age (years)7
World map icon Cost to import, documentary compliance (US$)37
World map icon Cost to import, border compliance (US$)405
World map icon Time to export, documentary compliance (hours)48
World map icon Time to export, border compliance (hours)36
World map icon Cost to export, documentary compliance (US$)105
World map icon Cost to export, border compliance (US$)310
World map icon Time required to get electricity (days)44
World map icon Public credit registry coverage (% of adults)22,8
World map icon Private credit bureau coverage (% of adults)37,1
World map icon Depth of credit information index (0=low to 8=high)8
World map icon Ease of doing business index (1=most business-friendly regulations)96
World map icon Business extent of disclosure index (0=less disclosure to 10=more disclosure)3
World map icon Distance to frontier score (0=lowest performance to 100=frontier)62,5956
World map icon PPG, bilateral (INT, current US$)10.321.300
World map icon Unemployment, total (% of total labor force) (modeled ILO estimate)2,746
World map icon Unemployment, male (% of male labor force) (modeled ILO estimate)2,284
World map icon Unemployment, female (% of female labor force) (modeled ILO estimate)3,64
World map icon PPG, private creditors (DIS, current US$)13.549.000
World map icon PPG, other private creditors (DIS, current US$)0
World map icon PPG, commercial banks (DIS, current US$)13.549.000
World map icon PPG, official creditors (DIS, current US$)138.793.000
World map icon PPG, multilateral (DIS, current US$)99.882.400
World map icon Disbursements on external debt, public and publicly guaranteed (PPG) (DIS, current US$)152.342.000
World map icon Disbursements on external debt, long-term (DIS, current US$)152.342.000
World map icon PPG, bilateral (DIS, current US$)38.910.800
World map icon PPG, private creditors (AMT, current US$)150.706
World map icon PPG, other private creditors (AMT, current US$)0
World map icon PPG, commercial banks (AMT, current US$)150.706
World map icon PPG, bonds (AMT, current US$)0
World map icon PPG, official creditors (AMT, current US$)370.230.000
World map icon PPG, multilateral (AMT, current US$)339.012.000
World map icon Unemployment, youth total (% of total labor force ages 15-24) (modeled ILO estimate)5,59
World map icon Unemployment, youth male (% of male labor force ages 15-24) (modeled ILO estimate)4,497
World map icon Unemployment, youth female (% of female labor force ages 15-24) (modeled ILO estimate)7,963
World map icon Labor force, total7.246.500
World map icon Labor force, female (% of total labor force)34,0448
World map icon Labor force participation rate, total (% of total population ages 15+) (modeled ILO estimate)62,314
World map icon Labor force participation rate, male (% of male population ages 15+) (modeled ILO estimate)85,075
World map icon Ratio of female to male labor force participation rate (%) (modeled ILO estimate)48,2586
World map icon Labor force participation rate, female (% of female population ages 15+) (modeled ILO estimate)41,056
World map icon Labor force participation rate, total (% of total population ages 15-64) (modeled ILO estimate)64,479
World map icon Labor force participation rate, male (% of male population ages 15-64) (modeled ILO estimate)87,104
World map icon Labor force participation rate, female (% of female population ages 15-64) (modeled ILO estimate)43,08
World map icon Labor force participation rate for ages 15-24, total (%) (modeled ILO estimate)53,748
World map icon Labor force participation rate for ages 15-24, male (%) (modeled ILO estimate)72,485
World map icon Labor force participation rate for ages 15-24, female (%) (modeled ILO estimate)34,418
World map icon Employment in services (% of total employment) (modeled ILO estimate)50,186
World map icon Employment in services, male (% of male employment) (modeled ILO estimate)38,611
World map icon Employment in services, female (% of female employment) (modeled ILO estimate)72,9
World map icon Principal repayments on external debt, public and publicly guaranteed (PPG) (AMT, current US$)370.380.000
World map icon Principal repayments on external debt, private nonguaranteed (PNG) (AMT, current US$)2.656.520.000
World map icon Principal repayments on external debt, long-term (AMT, current US$)3.026.900.000
World map icon PPG, bilateral (AMT, current US$)31.217.800
World map icon Personal remittances, received (% of GDP)13,8907
World map icon Personal remittances, received (current US$)10.655.600.000
World map icon Personal transfers, receipts (BoP, current US$)10.551.000.000
World map icon Secondary income receipts (BoP, current US$)11.375.800.000
World map icon Portfolio equity, net inflows (BoP, current US$)0
World map icon Foreign direct investment, net inflows (% of GDP)1,26027
World map icon Foreign direct investment, net inflows (BoP, current US$)966.760.000
World map icon Travel services (% of service exports, BoP)33,8691
World map icon Transport services (% of service exports, BoP)13,2935
World map icon Exports of goods, services and primary income (BoP, current US$)14.594.500.000
World map icon Charges for the use of intellectual property, receipts (BoP, current US$)16.438.000
World map icon Service exports (BoP, current US$)3.604.230.000
World map icon Goods exports (BoP, current US$)9.978.190.000
World map icon Insurance and financial services (% of service exports, BoP)3,97097
World map icon Exports of goods and services (BoP, current US$)13.582.400.000
World map icon Primary income receipts (BoP, current US$)1.012.090.000
World map icon Communications, computer, etc. (% of service exports, BoP)20,5292
World map icon Net capital account (BoP, current US$)31.800
World map icon Net secondary income (BoP, current US$)11.147.800.000
World map icon Reserves and related items (BoP, current US$)1.798.720.000
World map icon Portfolio investment, net (BoP, current US$)-1.081.290.000
World map icon Foreign direct investment, net (BoP, current US$)-817.295.000
World map icon Net errors and omissions (BoP, current US$)-684.341.000
World map icon Net trade in goods (BoP, current US$)-7.972.150.000
World map icon Net trade in goods and services (BoP, current US$)-8.018.990.000
World map icon Net primary income (BoP, current US$)-1.274.890.000
World map icon Net financial account (BoP, current US$)1.169.620.000
World map icon Current account balance (% of GDP)2,41679
World map icon Current account balance (BoP, current US$)1.853.930.000
World map icon Personal remittances, paid (current US$)18.007.700
World map icon Secondary income, other sectors, payments (BoP, current US$)185.413.000
World map icon Foreign direct investment, net outflows (% of GDP)0,194843
World map icon Foreign direct investment, net outflows (BoP, current US$)149.465.000
World map icon Travel services (% of service imports, BoP)22,3013
World map icon Proportion of seats held by women in national parliaments (%)19,38


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