Burundi - Economic Forecasts - 2018-2020 Outlook

This page has economic forecasts for Burundi including a long-term outlook for the next decades, plus medium-term expectations for the next four quarters and short-term market predictions for the next release affecting the Burundi economy.


MARKETS Actual Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 Q1/19 2020
Currency 1759.98
1779 1803 1826 1851 1950
GDP Actual Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 Q1/19 2020
GDP Annual Growth Rate 2.80
percent
4.3 4.4 4.3 3.8 4.8
GDP 3.01
USD Billion
3.1 3.1 3.9 4.1 4.3
GDP per capita 218.30
USD
215 205 212 206 208
GDP per capita PPP 721.20
USD
709 705 701 681 687
LABOUR Actual Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 Q1/19 2020
Unemployment Rate 7.70
percent
12 12 12 12 11
Population 10.50
Million
10.65 10.72 10.79 10.86 11.89
Living Wage Family 575800.00
BIF/Month
575800 575800 575800 595800 595800
Living Wage Individual 234400.00
BIF/Month
234400 234400 234400 234400 234400
Wages High Skilled 135200.00
BIF/Month
136200 136200 136200 136200 136200
Wages Low Skilled 98300.00
BIF/Month
100300 100300 100300 100300 102300
PRICES Actual Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 Q1/19 2020
Inflation Rate -1.70
percent
10.5 9.8 9.2 0.6 6.5
Food Inflation -9.60
percent
-9.5 -10 -5 5.5 5
Consumer Price Index Cpi 113.60
index points
126 122 126 114 145
Cpi Housing Utilities 118.50
Index Points
118 118 118 118 118
CPI Transportation 117.20
Index Points
121 115 121 117 139
MONEY Actual Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 Q1/19 2020
Interest Rate 6.98
percent
7.9 7.9 7.9 7 5.5
Money Supply M0 544979.70
BIF Million
562437 562362 566908 567105 567287
Money Supply M1 887054.00
BIF Million
887054 887054 887054 887054 887054
Money Supply M2 1356830.00
BIF Million
1411538 1452786 1493787 1533737 1918505
Money Supply M3 1522847.00
BIF Million
1494340 1494215 1494230 1494229 1494229
Banks Balance Sheet 2004766.20
BIF Million
2080764 2086036 2063011 2024664 1690695
Foreign Exchange Reserves 127948.30
BIF Million
131257 129558 128926 128948 129009
Central Bank Balance Sheet 1267448.60
BIF Million
1265002 1266461 1266520 1266397 1266414
TRADE Actual Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 Q1/19 2020
Balance of Trade -86957.60
BIF Million
-87807 -86705 -85711 -85609 -85830
Exports 19601.20
BIF Million
15859 17577 18580 18552 18341
Imports 106558.80
BIF Million
103665 104282 104157 104162 104170
Current Account -351.70
USD Million
-380 -384 -389 -386 -383
Current Account to GDP -11.60
percent
-14.6 -14.6 -14.6 -13.3 -12.1
Gold Reserves 0.03
Tonnes
0.03 0.03 0.03 0.03 0.03
Terrorism Index 5.64
5.36 5.36 5.36 5.14 4.57
External Debt 792100.30
BIF Million
792045 792051 792052 792052 792052
GOVERNMENT Actual Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 Q1/19 2020
Government Debt to GDP 14.40
percent
15.9 15.9 15.9 16.3 17.1
Government Budget -8.20
percent of GDP
-8.5 -8.8 -8.9 -9.1 -8.2
Military Expenditure 56.30
USD Million
66.91 66.83 66.76 66.95 70.34
BUSINESS Actual Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 Q1/19 2020
Industrial Production 12.40
percent
1.37 5.76 2.87 3.92 3.73
Internet Speed 2706.62
KBps
2424 2353 2298 2274 1936
IP Addresses 1971.00
IP
1979 1975 1976 1976 1976
Ease of Doing Business 164.00
168 168 168 168 164
Electricity Production 16.70
Gigawatt-hour
12.93 13.77 14.87 14.82 14.47
Competitiveness Index 3.21
Points
3.13 3.13 3.13 3.13 3.13
Competitiveness Rank 129.00
129 129 129 125 125
Corruption Index 22.00
Points
22 22 22 22 22
Corruption Rank 157.00
157 157 157 157 157
TAXES Actual Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 Q1/19 2020
Sales Tax Rate 18.00
percent
18 18 18 18 18
CLIMATE Actual Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 Q1/19 2020
Precipitation 193.09
mm
92.62 27.06 135 147 102
Temperature 21.08
celsius
19.93 20.51 20.01 20.1 20.57