Belarus In-depth PEST Insights

This PEST country analysis report on Belarus provides a holistic view of the country, with insightful analysis of current and future issues, supplemented with relevant quantitative data to support trend analysis.


– Understand the political system in Belarus through analysis of key figures in the country and governance indicators.

– Understand the economic situation in Belarus through a balanced assessment of core macroeconomic issues.

– Understand customer demographics in Belarus through analysis of income distribution and the rural-urban split, as well as healthcare and education.

– Understand the technological landscape in Belarus through analysis of relevant laws and policies, as well as patents data.


– The political landscape section discusses the evolution of the political scenario in Belarus, as well as the country's economic, social, foreign, and defense policies. The section also discusses the country's performance according to World Bank Governance Indicators.

– The economic landscape section outlines the evolution of Belarus's economy, as well as the country's performance in terms of GDP growth, composition by sector (agriculture, industry, and services), fiscal situation, international investment position, monetary situation, credit disbursement, banking sector, and employment."

– The social landscape section analyzes the government's social welfare policies, as well as the country's performance in terms of healthcare, income distribution, and education.

Reasons to buy

- What is the outlook in Belarus in terms of political stability, policies towards business, and the popularity of the government?

- How does Belarus perform in terms of GDP growth, its fiscal situation, international investment position, monetary situation, and employment?

- How does Belarus perform in terms of healthcare, income distribution, and education?

- How does Belarus perform in terms of technology-intensive sectors like IT, life sciences, and R&D expenditure trends?

Table of Contents

Table of Contents


1.1. Catalyst

1.2. Summary

1.2.1. Key Highlights

1.3. Key Developments (April 2020-March 2021)

1.4. Impact of COVID-19 on the Belarusian economy

1.4.1. Snapshot

1.4.2. Government measures Lockdown Travel ban Stimulus

1.4.3. Impact on the economy


2.1. Key Facts

2.2. Geographical Location


3.1. Summary

3.2. Evolution

3.3. Structure and Policies

3.3.1. Key Political Figures

3.3.2. Government Structure

3.3.3. Structure of legislature

3.3.4. Key Political Parties

3.4. Key Policies

3.4.1. Economic

3.4.2. Social

3.4.3. Foreign and defense

3.5. Performance

3.5.1. Governance Indicators


4.1. Summary

4.2. Evolution

4.3. Structure and Policies

4.3.1. Financial System

4.4. Performance

4.4.1. GDP and Growth Rate

4.4.2. GDP Composition by Sector

4.4.3. Fiscal Situation

4.4.4. Foreign Trade

4.4.5. External Debt

4.4.6. International Investment Position

4.4.7. Monetary Situation

4.4.8. Employment


5.1. Summary

5.2. Evolution

5.3. Structure and Policies

5.3.1. Demographic Composition

5.3.2. Education

5.3.3. Healthcare

5.4. Performance

5.4.1. Healthcare

5.4.2. Income distribution

5.4.3. Standard of living

5.4.4. Education


6.1. Summary

6.2. Evolution

6.2.1. Overview

6.2.2. Intellectual property

6.2.3. R&D

6.2.4. ICT

6.3. Performance

6.3.1. Telecommunications, Broadband, and Internet


7.1. About MarketLine

7.2. Disclaimer

List of Tables

List of Tables

Table 1: Belarus – Key Facts, 2021

Table 2: Mid-year Population by Age (Percentage of Total Population), 2020

List of Figures

List of Figures

Figure 1: Map of Belarus, 2021

Figure 2: Belarus – Key Political Events Timeline

Figure 3: Belarus – Key Political Figure

Figure 4: Belarus – Evolution of GDP Growth (%), 2011-2020e

Figure 5: Belarus – GDP and GDP Growth Rate (Constant Prices) (US$ Bn/%), 2016-2025f

Figure 7: Belarus – Sector Specific GDP (%), 2020

Figure 8: Belarus – Agricultural Output (BYR Bn/%), 2016-2021f

Figure 9: Belarus – Industrial Output (BYR Bn/%), 2016-2021f

Figure 10: Belarus – Services Output (BYR Bn/%), 2016-2021f

Figure 11: Belarus – Volume of Exports and Imports Growth (%), 2016-2025f

Figure 6: FDI Inflows and Gross Fixed Capital Formation (Bn/%) (2016-2019) and Number of Greenfield Investments (2012-2019) in Belarus

Figure 13: Belarus – Consumer Price Index (CPI) and CPI-based Inflation, 2016-2025f

Figure 14: Belarus – Unemployment Rate (%), 2016-2025f

Figure 15: Belarus – Major Religions (%), 2011

Figure 16: Belarus – Healthcare Expenditure (US$ Bn/%), 2012-2018

Figure 17: Gross and Net Enrollment Rate (%) and TVET as % of Total Enrollment in Secondary Education (2015-2018)

Figure 18: Number of Patents Granted (2011-2020)

Figure 19: Belarus – Internet Users and Penetration (Million), 2016-2020e


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