Markets Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2021
Currency 602.45 611 619 626 634 649

Overview Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2021
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 3.40 -4.5 -4.5 -4.5 2 2
Unemployment Rate (%) 19.60 20.2 20.2 20.2 20.8 20.8
Inflation Rate (%) 0.70 3.4 4 4.3 2.7 4.3
Interest Rate (%) 3.25 3.25 3.25 3.25 3.25 3.25
Balance of Trade (CFA Billion) 2018.60 2946 2946 2573 2946 2946
Current Account to GDP (%) -1.50 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.7 1.7
Government Debt to GDP (%) 60.70 80 80 80 75 75
Government Budget (% of GDP) -0.30 -8 -8 -8 -5 -5
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 30.00 30 30 30 30 30
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 35.00 35 35 35 35 35

GDP Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2021
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 3.40 -4.5 -4.5 -4.5 2 2
GDP (USD Billion) 15.50 12.06 16.5 16.5 18 18
GDP per capita (USD) 9077.00 9150 9150 9150 9170 9170
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 15922.20 15900 15900 15900 15445 16400

Labour Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2021
Unemployment Rate (%) 19.60 20.2 20.2 20.2 20.8 20.8
Population (Million) 2.13 2.25 2.25 2.24 2.31 2.3

Prices Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2021
Inflation Rate (%) 0.70 3.4 4 4.3 2.7 4.3
CPI Transportation (points) 101.10 172 172 173 170 180
Consumer Price Index Cpi (points) 101.00 147 149 150 148 156

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

Trade Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2021
Balance of Trade (CFA Billion) 2018.60 2946 2946 2573 2946 2946
Current Account to GDP (%) -1.50 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.7 1.7
Crude Oil Production (BBL/D/1K) 190.00 220 270 290 280 250

Government Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2021
Government Debt to GDP (%) 60.70 80 80 80 75 75
Government Budget (% of GDP) -0.30 -8 -8 -8 -5 -5
Military Expenditure (USD Million) 240.00 250 250 250 250 260

Taxes Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2021
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 30.00 30 30 30 30 30
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 35.00 35 35 35 35 35
Sales Tax Rate (%) 18.00 18 18 18 18 18
Social Security Rate (%) 18.50 18.5 18.5 18.5 18.5 18.5
Social Security Rate For Companies (%) 16.00 16 16 16 16 16
Social Security Rate For Employees (%) 2.50 2.5 2.5 2.5 2.5 2.5


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