Markets Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2021
Currency 197.98 198 200 201 202 205

Overview Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2021
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) -2.50 -4 -4 -4 1.4 1.4
Unemployment Rate (%) 2.00 2.8 2.8 2.8 3.6 3.6
Inflation Rate (%) 23.60 25 30 31 27 33
Interest Rate (%) 25.00 25 20 15 12.5 12.5
Balance of Trade (USD Million) -23.80 -48.93 -48.91 -48.92 -48.9 -48.9
Current Account to GDP (%) -22.30 -22.8 -22.8 -22.8 -21.2 -21.2
Government Debt to GDP (%) 32.00 65 65 65 58 58
Government Budget (% of GDP) -3.90 -9.5 -9.5 -9.5 -8.6 -8.6

GDP Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2021
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) -2.50 -4 -4 -4 1.4 1.4
GDP (USD Billion) 3.22 3.3 3.3 3.3 3.35 3.35
GDP per capita (USD) 541.30 550 550 550 565 565
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 1161.20 1250 1250 1250 1174 1300

Labour Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2021
Unemployment Rate (%) 2.00 2.8 2.8 2.8 3.6 3.6
Population (Million) 4.96 5.15 5.15 5.06 5.3 5.18

Prices Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2021
Inflation Rate (%) 23.60 25 30 31 27 33
Food Inflation (%) 22.20 20 24 30 32 33
Inflation Rate Mom (%) 0.90 2.3 1.8 3 -0.3 3.1
Consumer Price Index Cpi (points) 498.82 575 646 653 634 869

Money Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2021
Interest Rate (%) 25.00 25 20 15 12.5 12.5

Trade Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2021
Balance of Trade (USD Million) -23.80 -48.93 -48.91 -48.92 -48.9 -48.9
Current Account to GDP (%) -22.30 -22.8 -22.8 -22.8 -21.2 -21.2

Government Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2021
Government Debt to GDP (%) 32.00 65 65 65 58 58
Government Budget (% of GDP) -3.90 -9.5 -9.5 -9.5 -8.6 -8.6
Military Expenditure (USD Million) 13.00 13.5 13.5 13.5 13.5 15.6

Consumer Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2021
Bank Lending Rate (%) 12.40 12 12 12 12 12


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