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Afghanistan vs Israel: Economic Indicators Comparison

Israel with a GDP of $370.6B ranked the 34th largest economy in the world, while Afghanistan ranked 116th with $19.4B. By GDP 5-years average growth and GDP per capita, Israel and Afghanistan ranked 73rd vs 125th and 26th vs 191st, respectively.

Gross Domestic Product & Income

StatAfghanistanIsrael
GDP$19.4B$370.6B
GDP growth, 1 year2.3%3.3%
GDP growth, 5-years average2.2%3.4%
Population34.9M8.9M
GDP per capita$521$42k
GDP per capita growth-1.35%1.47%
Purchasing Power Parity conversion factor19.273.75
Price level ratio of PPP conversion factor GDP to market exchange rate0.271.04
GDP per capita, PPP adjusted$2k$38k
GNI, Atlas method$20.3B$363.6B
GNI per capita$550$41k
GNI, PPP adjusted$73.1B$354.8B
GNI per capita, PPP adjusted$2k$40k

Financial system and Human development

StatAfghanistanIsrael
Income Tax Rate20%48%
Corporate Tax Rate20%23%
Inflation, consumer prices0.6%0.8%
Inflation, GDP deflator0.8%1.2%
Unemployment1.5%4%
Economic Freedom Index54.774
Personal Freedom Index47.64
Human Freedom Index47.41
Property Rights Index48.382.3
Judical Effectiveness Index3071.8
Business Freedom Index54.772.2
Fiscal Health Index99.989.2
Labor Freedom Index61.664.4
Investment Freedom Index1075
Financial Freedom Index1070
Trade Freedom Index6686.2
Monetary Freedom Index8184.9
Government Spending Index79.253.5
Tax Burden Index91.461
Government Integrity Index24.877.2
Corruption Perceptions Index1661
Life expectancy at birth, years64.182.6
Suicide mortality rate, per 100,000 people4.75.4
Mortality caused by road traffic injury, per 100,000 people15.14.2
Intentional homicides, per 100,000 people7.11.4
International tourism, number of arrivalsN/A4.1M

Government debt & reserves

StatAfghanistanIsrael
Central government debt, % of GDP7.1%59.6%
External debt stocks, % of GNI13.4%N/A
External debt stocks$2.6BN/A
Short-term debt, % of total reserves4.4%N/A
Total debt service, % of exports and primary income4.9%N/A
Adjusted net savings including particulate emission damage, % of GNI2.7%15.6%
Gross savings, % of GDP18.7%24.4%
Gross capital formation, % of GDP19.2%21.8%
Total reserves including gold$8.2B$115.3B
Foreign direct investment net inflows$119.4M$20.8B

Exports, imports and economic structure

StatAfghanistanIsrael
Exports of goods and services, % of GDP5.9%29.4%
Imports of goods and services, % of GDP45.3%29%
Current account balance (balance of payments)-$3.7B$9.3B
Revenue excluding grants, % of GDP12.2%31.8%
Grants excluding technical cooperation, BoP$3.3B$533.6M
Personal remittances received$803.5M$939.6M
Industry including construction value added, % of GDP22.1%19.4%
Agriculture, forestry and fishing value added, % of GDP20.5%1.1%
Charges for the use of intellectual property, payments BoP$2.4M$1.4B
Charges for the use of intellectual property, receipts BoP$13k$1.3B
Expense, % of GDP36.7%37%
Government Expenditure, % of GDP26.3%39.4%

Compare with countries close by GDP per capita

Afghanistan vs

CountryGDP
per capita
Population
Kyrgyzstan
$1.3k
6.2M
Mauritania
$1.2k
3.54M
South Sudan
$1.1k
12.6M
Tanzania
$1.1k
57.3M
Nepal
$1k
29.4M
Sudan
$977
40.5M
Yemen
$944
26.2M
Benin
$902
10M
Mali
$900
18.5M
Guinea
$879
11.6M
Haiti
$868
10.3M
Tajikistan
$827
8.92M
Eritrea
$811
3.5M
Guinea-Bissau
$778
1.52M
Rwanda
$773
12.2M
Ethiopia
$772
105M
Chad
$728
11M
Gambia
$716
1.86M
Burkina Faso
$715
19.2M
Togo
$679
6.34M
Liberia
$677
4.73M
Uganda
$643
42.9M
DR Congo
$562
86.8M
Sierra Leone
$534
7.56M
Madagascar
$528
22.9M
Mozambique
$499
25.8M
Central African Republic
$476
4.99M
Niger
$414
17.1M
Malawi
$389
18.6M
Somalia
$315
11M

Israel vs

CountryGDP
per capita
Population
United States
$63k
325M
Denmark
$61k
5.83M
Australia
$57k
23.4M
Sweden
$55k
10.3M
Netherlands
$53k
17.2M
Austria
$51k
8.81M
Finland
$50k
5.5M
San Marino
$48k
31.6k
Germany
$48k
83M
Belgium
$48k
11.2M
Canada
$46k
35.7M
United Arab Emirates
$43k
9.35M
United Kingdom
$43k
65.1M
Andorra
$42k
76.2k
New Zealand
$42k
4.89M
France
$41k
66.6M
Japan
$39k
127M
Italy
$34k
60.6M
Kuwait
$34k
4.66M
Bahamas
$32k
377k
Brunei
$32k
418k
South Korea
$31k
51.1M
Spain
$30k
46.5M
Malta
$30k
423k
Cyprus
$28k
1.14M
Slovenia
$26k
2.07M
Taiwan
$25k
23.6M
Bahrain
$24k
1.33M
Portugal
$23k
10.6M
Saudi Arabia
$23k
33M