Markets Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
Currency 573.20 575 580 585 591 602
Overview Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 5.80 6 6.2 6.3 6.5 5.8
Unemployment Rate (%) 2.50 2.5 2.5 2.5 2 2
Inflation Rate (%) -1.00 0.9 1 1.1 1.53 1.61
Balance of Trade (CFA Franc Billion) -190.39 -253 -249 -314 -322 -313
Current Account to GDP (%) -11.00 -7 -7 -7 -7 -5
Government Debt to GDP (%) 22.10 23 23 23 23 20
Government Budget (% of GDP) -5.80 -4.97 -4.97 -4.97 -5.8 -5.8
GDP Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 5.80 6 6.2 6.3 6.5 5.8
GDP (USD Billion) 9.27 9.4 9.4 9.4 9.4 9.4
GDP per capita (USD) 859.95 907 907 907 907 916
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 2064.24 2178 2178 2178 2178 2200
GDP Constant Prices (XOF Billion) 4323.80 4583 4592 4596 4605 4872
GDP From Agriculture (XOF Billion) 900.20 954 956 957 959 1014
GDP From Manufacturing (XOF Billion) 943.50 1000 1002 1003 1005 1063
GDP From Mining (XOF Billion) 15.00 15.9 15.93 15.95 15.98 16.9
GDP From Public Administration (XOF Billion) 314.00 333 333 334 334 354
GDP From Services (XOF Billion) 1593.00 1689 1692 1693 1697 1795
Labour Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
Unemployment Rate (%) 2.50 2.5 2.5 2.5 2 2
Prices Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
Inflation Rate (%) -1.00 0.9 1 1.1 1.53 1.61
Food Inflation (%) -0.70 2 2 2.5 2.5 3
Consumer Price Index CPI (Index Points) 100.70 112 115 114 102 104
CPI Transportation (Index Points) 100.00 116 119 123 102 103
Money Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
Interbank Rate (%) 4.44 4.44 4.44 4.44 4.44 4.44
Deposit Interest Rate (%) 6.93 6.93 6.93 6.93 6.93 6.93
Trade Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
Balance of Trade (CFA Franc Billion) -190.39 -253 -249 -314 -322 -313
Current Account to GDP (%) -11.00 -7 -7 -7 -7 -5
Government Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
Government Debt to GDP (%) 22.10 23 23 23 23 20
Government Budget (% of GDP) -5.80 -4.97 -4.97 -4.97 -5.8 -5.8
Taxes Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
Sales Tax Rate (%) 18.00 18 18 18 18 18


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