Markets Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2021
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Overview Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2021
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 3.30 -5 -5 -5 3 3
Unemployment Rate (%) 1.50 2 2 2 2.2 2.2
Inflation Rate (%) 5.10 6.4 6.3 6 5.8 6.3
Interest Rate (%) 5.63 5.3 5.3 5.2 5.1 5
Balance of Trade (BIF Million) -118890.00 -67500 -96000 -84000 -84000 -90000
Current Account (USD Million) -361.80 -340 -340 -340 -340 -380
Current Account to GDP (%) -10.00 -11.2 -11.2 -11.2 -11.5 -11.5
Government Debt to GDP (%) 13.20 18 18 18 16 16
Government Budget (% of GDP) -8.80 -9.7 -9.7 -9.7 -9.5 -9.5

GDP Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2021
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 3.30 -5 -5 -5 3 3
GDP (USD Billion) 3.20 3.05 3.05 3.05 3.1 3.1
GDP per capita (USD) 210.80 218 218 218 220 220
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 660.30 705 705 705 664 728

Labour Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2021
Unemployment Rate (%) 1.50 2 2 2 2.2 2.2
Population (Million) 11.51 11.84 11.84 11.88 12.15 12.23

Prices Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2021
Inflation Rate (%) 5.10 6.4 6.3 6 5.8 6.3
Food Inflation (%) 8.60 9 8.6 9 8.7 8
Inflation Rate Mom (%) 1.10 2.3 3 3.5 2.5 3.2
Consumer Price Index Cpi (points) 119.60 116 118 121 121 129
CPI Transportation (points) 116.80 125 127 124 124 132

Money Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2021
Interest Rate (%) 5.63 5.3 5.3 5.2 5.1 5

Trade Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2021
Balance of Trade (BIF Million) -118890.00 -67500 -96000 -84000 -84000 -90000
Current Account (USD Million) -361.80 -340 -340 -340 -340 -380
Current Account to GDP (%) -10.00 -11.2 -11.2 -11.2 -11.5 -11.5
Exports (BIF Million) 20568.20 23000 27000 28000 28000 30000
Imports (BIF Million) 139458.20 90500 123000 112000 112000 120000
Gold Reserves (Tonnes) 0.03 38 38 38 38 38

Government Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2021
Government Debt to GDP (%) 13.20 18 18 18 16 16
Government Budget (% of GDP) -8.80 -9.7 -9.7 -9.7 -9.5 -9.5

Taxes Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2021
Sales Tax Rate (%) 18.00 18 18 18 18 18

Business Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2021
Industrial Production (%) 9.80 -3 -0.4 3 3 2.5


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