Burundi - Economic Forecasts - 2018-2020 Outlook

This page has economic forecasts for Burundi including a long-term outlook for the next decades, plus medium-term expectations for the next four quarters and short-term market predictions for the next release affecting the Burundi economy.


MARKETS Actual Q3/18 Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 2020
Currency 1761.51
1777 1793 1810 1826 1894
GDP Actual Q3/18 Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 2020
GDP Annual Growth Rate 2.80
percent
4.4 4.3 3.8 3.8 4.8
GDP 3.48
USD Billion
3.9 3.9 4.1 4.1 4.3
GDP per capita 212.55
USD
215 215 217 217 219
GDP per capita PPP 702.23
USD
720 720 740 740 750
LABOUR Actual Q3/18 Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 2020
Unemployment Rate 7.70
percent
12 12 12 11 9.5
Population 10.90
Million
11.16 11.28 11.39 11.51 12.63
Living Wage Family 575800.00
BIF/Month
575800 575800 595800 595800 595800
Living Wage Individual 234400.00
BIF/Month
234400 234400 234400 234400 234400
Wages High Skilled 135200.00
BIF/Month
136200 136200 136200 136200 136200
Wages Low Skilled 98300.00
BIF/Month
100300 100300 100300 100300 102300
PRICES Actual Q3/18 Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 2020
Inflation Rate -0.40
percent
-1 1.2 5 5 6.5
Food Inflation -7.80
percent
-10 -5 5.5 6.5 5
Consumer Price Index Cpi 113.30
index points
116 117 119 119 133
Cpi Housing Utilities 120.00
Index Points
121 121 121 121 121
CPI Transportation 117.60
Index Points
110 112 122 123 127
MONEY Actual Q3/18 Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 2020
Interest Rate 6.98
percent
7.9 7.9 7 7 5.5
Money Supply M0 544979.70
BIF Million
562362 566908 567105 567895 567287
Money Supply M1 887054.00
BIF Million
1101661 1132686 1161477 1188323 1373194
Money Supply M2 1356830.00
BIF Million
1452786 1493787 1533737 1572816 1918505
Money Supply M3 1522847.00
BIF Million
1494215 1494230 1494229 1494229 1494229
Banks Balance Sheet 2004766.20
BIF Million
2086036 2063011 2024664 1979516 1690695
Foreign Exchange Reserves 127948.30
BIF Million
129558 128926 128948 129003 129009
Central Bank Balance Sheet 1267448.60
BIF Million
1266461 1266520 1266397 1266411 1266414
TRADE Actual Q3/18 Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 2020
Balance of Trade -86957.60
BIF Million
-86705 -85711 -85609 -85818 -85830
Exports 19601.20
BIF Million
17577 18580 18552 18360 18341
Imports 106558.80
BIF Million
104282 104157 104162 104178 104170
Current Account -351.70
USD Million
-384 -389 -386 -384 -383
Current Account to GDP -11.60
percent
-14.6 -14.6 -13.3 -13.3 -12.1
Gold Reserves 0.03
Tonnes
0.03 0.03 0.03 0.03 0.03
Terrorism Index 5.64
5.32 5.36 5.31 5.26 4.88
External Debt 792100.30
BIF Million
792051 792052 792052 792052 792052
GOVERNMENT Actual Q3/18 Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 2020
Government Debt to GDP 14.40
percent
15.9 15.9 16.3 16.3 17.1
Government Budget -8.20
percent of GDP
-8.8 -8.9 -9.1 -7.34 -8.03
Military Expenditure 56.30
USD Million
62.92 61.39 61.01 60.64 63.98
BUSINESS Actual Q3/18 Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 2020
Industrial Production 12.40
percent
5.76 2.87 3.92 3.76 3.73
Internet Speed 2706.62
KBps
2719 2733 2715 2701 2709
IP Addresses 1971.00
IP
1975 1976 1976 1976 1976
Ease of Doing Business 164.00
167 168 168 168 166
Electricity Production 16.70
Gigawatt-hour
13.77 14.87 14.82 14.41 14.47
Competitiveness Index 3.21
Points
3.09 3.09 3.09 3.08 3.1
Competitiveness Rank 129.00
129 129 126 125 125
Corruption Index 22.00
Points
21 22 22 22 22
Corruption Rank 157.00
158 159 159 159 157
TAXES Actual Q3/18 Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 2020
Sales Tax Rate 18.00
percent
18 18 18 18 18
CLIMATE Actual Q3/18 Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 2020
Precipitation 193.09
mm
27.06 135 147 101 102
Temperature 21.08
celsius
20.51 20.01 20.1 20.87 20.57