Markets Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
Currency 1871.18 1864 1864 1864 1864 1864
Overview Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 3.80 1.8 1.8 1.8 1.8 2
Unemployment Rate (%) 1.50 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.4
Inflation Rate (%) 4.90 4.4 3.2 2.7 2.5 3.1
Interest Rate (%) 5.35 5.4 5.3 5.3 5.2 5
Balance of Trade (BIF Million) -102939.80 -93000 -67500 -96000 -84000 -90000
Current Account (USD Million) -361.80 -340 -340 -340 -340 -380
Current Account to GDP (%) -10.40 -11.2 -11.2 -11.2 -11.2 -11.5
Government Debt to GDP (%) 13.20 17 17 17 17 17.5
Government Budget (% of GDP) -8.80 -9.7 -9.7 -9.7 -9.7 -9.5
GDP Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 3.80 1.8 1.8 1.8 1.8 2
GDP (USD Billion) 3.08 3.05 3.05 3.05 3.05 3.1
GDP per capita (USD) 210.80 218 218 218 218 220
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 660.30 705 705 705 705 728
Labour Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
Unemployment Rate (%) 1.50 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.4
Population (Million) 11.18 11.84 11.84 11.84 11.88 12.23
Wages Low Skilled (BIF/Month) 98300.00 100300 100300 100300 102300 105300
Prices Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
Inflation Rate (%) 4.90 4.4 3.2 2.7 2.5 3.1
Food Inflation (%) 8.80 7 5.8 4.6 5 6
Inflation Rate Mom (%) 1.50 0.9 1.3 1.3 1.7 2
Consumer Price Index Cpi (points) 114.50 114 112 114 116 119
CPI Transportation (points) 117.10 124 121 123 120 124
Money Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
Interest Rate (%) 5.35 5.4 5.3 5.3 5.2 5
Trade Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
Balance of Trade (BIF Million) -102939.80 -93000 -67500 -96000 -84000 -90000
Current Account (USD Million) -361.80 -340 -340 -340 -340 -380
Current Account to GDP (%) -10.40 -11.2 -11.2 -11.2 -11.2 -11.5
Exports (BIF Million) 16097.60 34000 23000 27000 28000 30000
Imports (BIF Million) 119037.40 127000 90500 123000 112000 120000
Gold Reserves (Tonnes) 0.03 38 38 38 38 38
Government Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
Government Debt to GDP (%) 13.20 17 17 17 17 17.5
Government Budget (% of GDP) -8.80 -9.7 -9.7 -9.7 -9.7 -9.5
Taxes Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
Sales Tax Rate (%) 18.00 18 18 18 18 18
Business Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
Industrial Production (%) 1.90 1 -3 -0.4 3 2.5


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