Markets Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2020
Currency 576.70 585 590 595 599 609
Overview Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2020
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 6.80 6.2 6.3 6.5 6 6.6
Unemployment Rate (%) 2.50 2.5 2.5 2 2 2
Inflation Rate (%) -0.20 1 1.1 1.53 1.2 1.61
Balance of Trade (CFA Franc Billion) -168.47 -249 -314 -322 -322 -313
Current Account to GDP (%) -11.00 -9 -9 -9 -8.5 -8.5
Government Debt to GDP (%) 22.10 23 23 23 24 24
Government Budget (% of GDP) -5.80 -4.97 -4.97 -5.8 -5.8 -5.8
GDP Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2020
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 6.80 6.2 6.3 6.5 6 6.6
GDP (USD Billion) 9.27 9.4 9.4 9.4 9.4 9.4
GDP per capita (USD) 859.95 907 907 907 916 916
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 2064.24 2178 2178 2178 2200 2200
GDP Constant Prices (XOF Billion) 4323.80 4592 4596 4605 4583 4909
GDP From Agriculture (XOF Billion) 900.20 956 957 959 954 1022
GDP From Manufacturing (XOF Billion) 943.50 1002 1003 1005 1000 1071
GDP From Mining (XOF Billion) 15.00 15.93 15.95 15.98 15.9 17.03
GDP From Public Administration (XOF Billion) 314.00 333 334 334 333 356
GDP From Services (XOF Billion) 1593.00 1692 1693 1697 1689 1809
Labour Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2020
Unemployment Rate (%) 2.50 2.5 2.5 2 2 2
Prices Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2020
Inflation Rate (%) -0.20 1 1.1 1.53 1.2 1.61
Food Inflation (%) 1.10 2 2.5 2.5 2.5 3
Consumer Price Index CPI (Index Points) 101.20 102 101 103 102 104
CPI Transportation (Index Points) 99.40 119 123 101 101 103
Money Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2020
Interbank Rate (%) 5.27 5.27 5.27 5.27 5.27 5.27
Deposit Interest Rate (%) 6.49 6.49 6.49 6.49 6.49 6.49
Trade Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2020
Balance of Trade (CFA Franc Billion) -168.47 -249 -314 -322 -322 -313
Current Account to GDP (%) -11.00 -9 -9 -9 -8.5 -8.5
Government Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2020
Government Debt to GDP (%) 22.10 23 23 23 24 24
Government Budget (% of GDP) -5.80 -4.97 -4.97 -5.8 -5.8 -5.8
Taxes Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2020
Sales Tax Rate (%) 18.00 18 18 18 18 18


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