Markets Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
Currency 551.71 560 567 574 581 595

Overview Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 2.80 -2.1 1.8 2.2 2.4 2.6
Unemployment Rate (%) 3.40 3.4 3.3 3.3 3.3 3.3
Inflation Rate (%) 2.40 2.5 2.7 3 2.8 2.8
Interest Rate (%) 3.25 3.25 3.25 3.25 3.25 3.25
Balance of Trade (CFA Franc Billion) -149.35 -597 -9 -9 -9 -460
Current Account to GDP (%) -2.70 -6 -5.3 -5.3 -5.3 -5.3
Government Debt to GDP (%) 34.00 45 40 40 40 40
Government Budget (% of GDP) -2.30 -5 -4.2 -4.2 -4.2 -4.2
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 33.00 33 33 33 33 33
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 38.50 38.5 38.5 38.5 38.5 38.5

GDP Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 2.80 -2.1 1.8 2.2 2.4 2.6
GDP (USD Billion) 38.76 34 37.5 37.5 37.5 37.5
GDP per capita (USD) 1522.70 1400 1460 1460 1460 1460
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 3652.70 3050 3180 3180 3180 3180

Labour Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
Unemployment Rate (%) 3.40 3.4 3.3 3.3 3.3 3.3
Population (Million) 24.35 26.52 27.4 27.4 27.4 27.17

Prices Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
Inflation Rate (%) 2.40 2.5 2.7 3 2.8 2.8
Food Inflation (%) 3.30 2.8 2.5 2.7 3.1 3
Consumer Price Index CPI (points) 117.40 117 119 120 121 118

Money Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
Interest Rate (%) 3.25 3.25 3.25 3.25 3.25 3.25

Trade Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
Balance of Trade (CFA Franc Billion) -149.35 -597 -9 -9 -9 -460
Current Account to GDP (%) -2.70 -6 -5.3 -5.3 -5.3 -5.3
Imports (CFA Franc Billion) 412.00 249 249 249 249 260
Exports (CFA Franc Billion) 262.65 240 240 240 240 230

Government Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
Government Debt to GDP (%) 34.00 45 40 40 40 40
Government Budget (% of GDP) -2.30 -5 -4.2 -4.2 -4.2 -4.2

Taxes Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 33.00 33 33 33 33 33
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 38.50 38.5 38.5 38.5 38.5 38.5
Sales Tax Rate (%) 19.25 19.25 19.25 19.25 19.25 19.25
Social Security Rate (%) 20.40 20.4 20.4 20.4 20.4 20.4
Social Security Rate For Companies (%) 16.20 16.2 16.2 16.2 16.2 16.2
Social Security Rate For Employees (%) 4.20 4.2 4.2 4.2 4.2 4.2


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