Markets Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2022
Currency 577.25 584 590 596 602 615

Overview Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2022
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 8.20 3.8 4.3 4.8 5.2 5
Unemployment Rate (%) 2.50 2.5 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.3
Inflation Rate (%) 2.30 2.6 3.4 3.8 3.5 3.7
Interest Rate (%) 4.00 4 4.5 4.5 4.5 4.5
Balance of Trade (CFA Franc Billion) -245.00 -308 -335 -335 -335 -335
Current Account to GDP (% of GDP) -5.50 -5.3 -4.7 -4.7 -4.7 -4.7
Government Debt to GDP (% of GDP) 46.10 42 42 41 41 41
Government Budget (% of GDP) -3.70 -3.3 -3 -3 -3 -3

GDP Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2022
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 8.20 3.8 4.3 4.8 5.2 5
GDP (USD Billion) 15.65 16 17 17 17 17
GDP per capita (USD) 1214.66 1220 1260 1260 1260 1260
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 3323.14 2850 2850 2850 2850 3000
GDP Constant Prices (XOF Billion) 7271.46 5154 7548 7584 7620 7925
GDP From Agriculture (XOF Billion) 2083280.00 1073 2162445 2172861 2183277 2270567
GDP From Manufacturing (XOF Billion) 1012.80 1125 1051 1056 1061 1104
GDP From Mining (XOF Billion) 15.90 17.88 16.5 16.58 16.66 17.33
GDP From Public Administration (XOF Billion) 330.00 374 343 344 346 360
GDP From Services (XOF Billion) 3841360.00 1899 3987332 4006538 4025745 4186698

Labour Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2022
Unemployment Rate (%) 2.50 2.5 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.3
Population (Million) 12.11 12.42 12.42 12.42 12.42 12.73

Prices Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2022
Inflation Rate (%) 2.30 2.6 3.4 3.8 3.5 3.7
Food Inflation (%) 7.80 7 6 5 4 4.4
Inflation Rate Mom (%) -0.30 1.7 1.3 0.8 1.4 1.3
CPI Transportation (points) 106.40 108 110 110 112 114
Consumer Price Index CPI (points) 107.30 106 107 113 111 109

Money Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2022
Interest Rate (%) 4.00 4 4.5 4.5 4.5 4.5
Interbank Rate (%) 3.86 3.86 4.36 4.36 4.36 4.36

Trade Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2022
Balance of Trade (CFA Franc Billion) -245.00 -308 -335 -335 -335 -335
Current Account to GDP (% of GDP) -5.50 -5.3 -4.7 -4.7 -4.7 -4.7
Imports (CFA Franc Billion) 384.90 480 480 480 480 480
Exports (CFA Franc Billion) 139.90 145 145 145 145 145

Government Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2022
Government Debt to GDP (% of GDP) 46.10 42 42 41 41 41
Government Budget (% of GDP) -3.70 -3.3 -3 -3 -3 -3

Taxes Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2022
Sales Tax Rate (%) 18.00 18 18 18 18 18


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