Markets Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
Currency 1793.10 1792 1795 1798 1801 1808
Overview Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 2.80 3.8 3.8 2.42 3.5 4.8
Unemployment Rate (%) 7.70 12 11 11 11 9.5
Inflation Rate (%) -7.30 -4 -2 1.2 3 6.5
Interest Rate (%) 5.13 5.25 5.25 5.25 5.6 5.5
Balance of Trade (BIF Million) -100209.00 -100064 -100220 -100544 -100155 -100321
Current Account to GDP (%) -11.60 -13.3 -13.3 -13.3 -13.3 -12.1
Government Debt to GDP (%) 14.40 16.3 16.3 16.3 16.3 17.1
Government Budget (% of GDP) -8.20 -9.1 -9.1 -9.1 -9.1 -9.1
GDP Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 2.80 3.8 3.8 2.42 3.5 4.8
GDP (USD Billion) 3.48 4.1 4.1 4.1 4.1 4.3
GDP per capita (USD) 212.55 217 217 217 217 219
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 702.23 740 740 740 740 750
Labour Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
Unemployment Rate (%) 7.70 12 11 11 11 9.5
Living Wage Family (BIF/Month) 575800.00 595800 595800 595800 595800 595800
Wages High Skilled (BIF/Month) 135200.00 136200 136200 136200 136200 136200
Wages Low Skilled (BIF/Month) 98300.00 100300 100300 100300 100300 102300
Prices Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
Inflation Rate (%) -7.30 -4 -2 1.2 3 6.5
Food Inflation (%) -18.40 5.5 6.5 6.4 6 5
Consumer Price Index Cpi (index points) 108.90 108 111 110 112 119
CPI Transportation (Index Points) 119.40 111 115 120 123 131
Money Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
Interest Rate (%) 5.13 5.25 5.25 5.25 5.6 5.5
Trade Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
Balance of Trade (BIF Million) -100209.00 -100064 -100220 -100544 -100155 -100321
Current Account to GDP (%) -11.60 -13.3 -13.3 -13.3 -13.3 -12.1
Government Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
Government Debt to GDP (%) 14.40 16.3 16.3 16.3 16.3 17.1
Government Budget (% of GDP) -8.20 -9.1 -9.1 -9.1 -9.1 -9.1
Taxes Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
Sales Tax Rate (%) 18.00 18 18 18 18 18


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