The currency of the country is Euro. The symbol used for this currency is €, abbreviated to EUR. 20.9% of the country's population is unemployed. The total number of unemployed in Greece is 2,328,712. Greece exports about US$30.39 billion and imports about US$50.58 billion each year. The country's Gini index is 34.4. Greece has a Human Development Index (HDI) of 0.853. The Global Peace Index (GPI) for Greece is 1.878. Greece is considered a developed nation. A nation's level of development is determined by a number of factors including, but not limited to, economic prosperity, life expectancy, income equality and quality of life. The country's main industries are tourism, food and tobacco processing, textiles, chemicals, metal products, mining and petroleum.
Total Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Greece calculated in Purchasing Power Parity (PPP) is US$285,297 billion. Every year, consumers spend around $172,484 million. The ratio of consumer spending to GDP in Greece is 0% and the ratio of consumer spending to world consumer market is 0.4. Corporate tax in Greece is 29%. Personal income tax ranges from 22% to 42% depending on your specific situation and income level. VAT in Greece is 24%.