$378197380088
$378+ billion
    • Interest per Year
    • Interest per Second
    • Population
    • Debt per Citizen
    • GDP
    • Debt as % of GDP
    • $21.1 billion
    • $670
    • 10.8 million
    • $34,978
    • $205.7 billion
    • 183.83%

Greece Economy Statistics

    • GDP per capita
    • Inflation
    • GDP growth
    • Unemployment
    • Average Salary
    • $19,028
    • 0.6%
    • 2.3%
    • 20.1%
    • $1,274 / 1092.01 EUR a month

Greece Economy Facts

  • Greece has defaulted five times in the modern era – 1826, 1843, 1860, 1894, and 1932
  • Greece gained independence from the Ottoman Empire in 1830. Since then spent 91 out of 197 years in financial crisis
  • Corruption costs Greece about 8% to 10% of GDP per year. It is the most corrupt country in the EU
  • According to Eurostat over 65% of young Greeks between 18 and 34 years live with their parents
  • “Greece is too big to fail” is often used in negotiations – the reality is that Greece makes up about 2% of Europe’s GDP and population

Updated: July 2018

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