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 Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 Q3/19 2020
Currency 1774.73
1776 1780 1785 1789 1805
GDP Actual Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 Q3/19 2020
GDP Annual Growth Rate 2.80
percent
4.3 3.8 3.8 2.42 4.8
GDP 3.48
USD Billion
3.9 4.1 4.1 4.1 4.3
GDP per capita 212.55
USD
215 217 217 217 219
GDP per capita PPP 702.23
USD
720 740 740 740 750
LABOUR Actual Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 Q3/19 2020
Unemployment Rate 7.70
percent
12 12 11 11 9.5
Population 10.90
Million
11.28 11.39 11.51 11.62 12.63
Wages High Skilled 135200.00
BIF/Month
136200 136200 136200 136200 136200
Wages Low Skilled 98300.00
BIF/Month
100300 100300 100300 100300 102300
Living Wage Family 575800.00
BIF/Month
575800 595800 595800 595800 595800
Living Wage Individual 234400.00
BIF/Month
234400 234400 234400 234400 234400
PRICES Actual Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 Q3/19 2020
Inflation Rate -2.30
percent
0.2 0.6 1 1.2 6.5
Food Inflation -10.80
percent
-5 5.5 6.5 6.4 5
Inflation Rate Mom -1.10
percent
0.89 0.45 0.46 0.51 0.49
Import Prices 88.18
Index Points
87.73 93.36 97.93 97.86 94.3
Export Prices 130.27
Index Points
126 124 124 123 122
Consumer Price Index Cpi 111.10
index points
116 114 114 112 131
Cpi Housing Utilities 118.60
Index Points
119 119 119 119 119
CPI Transportation 116.70
Index Points
111 117 119 118 126
MONEY Actual Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 Q3/19 2020
Interest Rate 6.16
percent
6 7 7 6.25 5.5
Money Supply M0 553180.10
BIF Million
555618 548969 552876 550026 551219
Money Supply M1 887054.00
BIF Million
1132686 1161477 1188323 1213296 1373194
Money Supply M2 1403456.70
BIF Million
1500804 1542122 1582572 1622173 1942780
Money Supply M3 1562759.40
BIF Million
1540195 1540211 1540210 1540210 1540210
Banks Balance Sheet 2170060.00
BIF Million
2379468 2479494 2576526 2670654 3400620
Foreign Exchange Reserves 130919.60
BIF Million
136384 135612 135490 135534 135559
Central Bank Balance Sheet 1382948.70
BIF Million
1411852 1431622 1468594 1497339 1781283
TRADE Actual Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 Q3/19 2020
Balance of Trade -78936.10
BIF Million
-90828 -91032 -90576 -91170 -90874
Exports 19854.70
BIF Million
10295 7922 9171 8525 8764
Imports 98790.80
BIF Million
101299 98954 99747 99695 99637
Current Account -351.70
USD Million
-389 -386 -384 -382 -383
Current Account to GDP -11.60
percent
-14.6 -13.3 -13.3 -13.3 -12.1
Gold Reserves 0.03
Tonnes
0.03 0.03 0.03 0.03 0.03
Terrorism Index 5.64
5.64 5.64 5.64 5.64 5.64
External Debt 795420.40
BIF Million
795014 795013 795013 795013 795013
GOVERNMENT Actual Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 Q3/19 2020
Government Debt to GDP 14.40
percent
15.9 16.3 16.3 16.3 17.1
Government Budget -8.20
percent of GDP
-8.9 -9.1 -9.1 -9.1 -8.2
Military Expenditure 56.30
USD Million
61.39 61.01 60.64 60.26 63.98
BUSINESS Actual Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 Q3/19 2020
Industrial Production -15.40
percent
4.61 3.24 4.33 3.96 4.01
Internet Speed 2706.62
KBps
2733 2715 2701 2703 2709
IP Addresses 1971.00
IP
1976 1976 1976 1976 1976
Ease of Doing Business 164.00
168 168 168 169 166
Electricity Production 19.34
Gigawatt-hour
19.52 19.46 19.22 19.24 19.3
Competitiveness Index 3.21
Points
3.21 3.21 3.21 3.21 3.21
Competitiveness Rank 129.00
129 129 129 129 129
Corruption Index 22.00
Points
22 22 22 22 22
Corruption Rank 157.00
157 157 157 157 157
TAXES Actual Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 Q3/19 2020
Sales Tax Rate 18.00
percent
18 18 18 18 18
CLIMATE Actual Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 Q3/19 2020
Precipitation 193.09
mm
135 147 101 101 102
Temperature 21.08
celsius
20.01 20.1 20.87 20.87 20.57