Official Name: The Hellenic Republic
Sovereign Status: Sovereign Country
Government Type: Parliamentary Republic
Official Name (Local Language): Elliniki Dhimokratia
ISO Country Codes: GR : GRC
Internet Domain: .gr
Government Web Site:
Capital: Athens Main Airports: Athens International Airport "Eleftherios Venizelos"
Language(s): Greek Population: 10,533,871
Currency: Euro ISO Currency Code: EUR
Telephone Dial In: +30 ID Prefix: 00


Government Website:
Sovereign Ratings:
Central Bank: National Bank of Greece
Currency USD Exchange Rate: 0.82771 euros (EUR) per US dollar (2020 est.)
Unemployment Rate: 17.3% (2019 est.)
Population below poverty line: 36% (2014 est.)
Inflation Rate: 0.2% (2019 est.)
Prime Lending Rate: 3.61% (Dec-20 - TradingEconomics)
GDP: $314.427 billion (2021 est.)
GDP Pro Capita (PPP): $29,500 (2021 est.)
Currency Name: Euro
Currency Code: EUR
World Bank Classification: High-Income Economy

GDP Composition:

Agriculture: 4.1% wheat, corn, barley, sugar beets, olives, tomatoes, wine, tobacco, potatoes; beef, dairy products
Industry: 15% tourism, food and tobacco processing, textiles, chemicals, metal products; mining, petroleum
Services: 80.9%

Source: Central Intelligence Agency Factbook

Financial Exchanges:
Stock & Securities Exchange: Athens Stock Exchange ;

National Statistics Office:

National Dataset(s):


Subject to Country Specific Sanctions? NO

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Business Language(s): English; Greek
Customs & Excise: Greek Customs
Development Bank(s): The Social Development Bank in Europe; The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development;
National Standards Bureau: National Quality Infrastructure System - Autonomous Operational Unit for Standardization
Competitive Ind’l Performance: 59/141 (2019) Corruption Perceptions Index: 51/180 (2022 Rank)
Ease of Doing Business: N/A Enabling Trade Index: 58/184 (2021)
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Export Insurance Agency: Export Credit Insurance Organisation ;

Investment & Export Promotion Show

Investment & Export Promotion Agency: Enterprise Greece: Invest & Trade ;