Belize

World Rank 149 0.99 Belize flag svg
Capital
Area
Currency
Belmopan
22,966 km 2
Belize dollar (BZD)

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Introduction

Formerly known as British Honduras, Belize isa very tiny nation bordered by Mexico from the north and Guatemala from the south and west. Due to its small size and very small population, the nation is considered to have the lowest population and population density in Central America. Still, due to its large population growth, Belize is considered to be one of the fastest growing populations in the Western Hemisphere.

In terms of numbers, the GDP (PPP) of Belize is $3.5 billion, which is approximately $9,500 per citizen. Their density is almost 18 people per square kilometer, which is the 169th largest in the world.

Gross domestic product (GDP, GDP PPP)

Gross domestic product (GDP)

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Gross domestic product growth rate

Gross domestic product per capita

Gross domestic product (PPP)

Gross domestic product (PPP) per capita

International trade (Export, Import)

External balance on goods and services

External balance on goods and services (% of GDP)

Exports of goods and services (current US$)

Exports of goods and services (% of GDP)

Imports of goods and services (current US$)

Imports of goods and services (% of GDP)

Employment by sector, Unemployment

Unemployment (% of total labor force)

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Employment in agriculture (% of total employment)

Employment in industry (% of total employment)

Employment in services (% of total employment)

Vulnerable employment (% of total employment)