Markets Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
Currency 1919.35 1919 1919 1919 1919 1919

Overview Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 3.30 -5.8 2.6 2.6 -5.8 2.6
Unemployment Rate (%) 1.40 1.4 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3
Inflation Rate (%) 6.40 6 5.8 6.1 6.3 6.3
Interest Rate (%) 6.00 5.2 5.1 5 5 5
Balance of Trade (BIF Million) -107651.10 -98500 -102000 -108000 -100000 -113000
Current Account (USD Million) -349.00 -340 -340 -340 -340 -380
Current Account to GDP (%) -10.00 -11.5 -11.8 -11.8 -11.8 -11.8
Government Debt to GDP (%) 15.20 25 18 18 18 18
Government Budget (% of GDP) -8.20 -9.7 -8.3 -8.3 -8.3 -8.3

GDP Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 3.30 -5.8 2.6 2.6 -5.8 2.6
GDP (USD Billion) 3.01 2.5 2.7 2.7 2.7 2.7
GDP per capita (USD) 208.10 202 195 195 195 195
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 751.70 705 665 665 665 665

Labour Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
Unemployment Rate (%) 1.40 1.4 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3
Population (Million) 11.51 11.88 12.15 12.15 12.15 12.23

Prices Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
Inflation Rate (%) 6.40 6 5.8 6.1 6.3 6.3
Food Inflation (%) 10.40 9 8.7 8.4 8.5 8.5
Inflation Rate Mom (%) -0.20 1.6 1.8 2 1.7 2
Consumer Price Index CPI (points) 118.10 119 121 124 125 127
CPI Transportation (points) 116.70 130 124 123 124 139

Money Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
Interest Rate (%) 6.00 5.2 5.1 5 5 5
Banks Balance Sheet (BIF Million) 3122982.80 2950000 2970000 2980000 2980000 2980000
Central Bank Balance Sheet (BIF Million) 1634637.30 1675000 1655000 1660000 1660000 1665000

Trade Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
Balance of Trade (BIF Million) -107651.10 -98500 -102000 -108000 -100000 -113000
Current Account (USD Million) -349.00 -340 -340 -340 -340 -380
Current Account to GDP (%) -10.00 -11.5 -11.8 -11.8 -11.8 -11.8
Exports (BIF Million) 6663.90 16500 18000 22000 40000 25000
Imports (BIF Million) 114315.00 115000 120000 130000 140000 138000
Gold Reserves (Tonnes) 0.03 38 38 38 38 38

Government Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
Government Debt to GDP (%) 15.20 25 18 18 18 18
Government Budget (% of GDP) -8.20 -9.7 -8.3 -8.3 -8.3 -8.3

Taxes Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
Sales Tax Rate (%) 18.00 18 18 18 18 18

Business Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
Industrial Production (%) 9.10 3 3 3 3 2.5


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