Markets Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
Currency 555.90 566 573 580 587 601

Overview Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 3.40 -3.8 -3.8 -1.8 -1.8 -1.8
Unemployment Rate (%) 19.60 20.2 20.2 20.8 20.8 20.8
Inflation Rate (%) 0.80 1 0.8 1 1.3 1.3
Interest Rate (%) 3.25 3.25 3.25 3.25 3.25 3.25
Balance of Trade (CFA Billion) 1854.10 2946 2946 2946 2946 2946
Current Account to GDP (%) -0.80 -13.5 -13.5 -11 -11 -11
Government Debt to GDP (%) 56.40 65 65 60 60 60
Government Budget (% of GDP) 1.70 -5 -5 -4.9 -4.9 -4.9
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 30.00 30 30 30 30 30
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 35.00 35 35 35 35 35

GDP Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 3.40 -3.8 -3.8 -1.8 -1.8 -1.8
GDP (USD Billion) 16.66 13 13 16 16 16
GDP per capita (USD) 9128.90 8900 8900 9100 9100 9100
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 14869.80 12900 12900 13400 13400 13400

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

Prices Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
Inflation Rate (%) 0.80 1 0.8 1 1.3 1.3
CPI Transportation (points) 109.00 167 167 102 110 169
Consumer Price Index CPI (points) 102.70 144 145 102 104 147

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

Trade Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
Balance of Trade (CFA Billion) 1854.10 2946 2946 2946 2946 2946
Current Account to GDP (%) -0.80 -13.5 -13.5 -11 -11 -11
Crude Oil Production (BBL/D/1K) 180.00 270 290 280 280 250

Government Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
Government Debt to GDP (%) 56.40 65 65 60 60 60
Government Budget (% of GDP) 1.70 -5 -5 -4.9 -4.9 -4.9
Military Expenditure (USD Million) 240.00 250 250 250 250 260

Taxes Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 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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