Markets Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2020
Currency 1817.69 1813 1813 1813 1813 1813
Overview Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2020
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 2.80 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.8 1.8
Unemployment Rate (%) 7.70 11 11 11 9.5 9.5
Inflation Rate (%) -2.90 -2 1.4 3 3.2 6.3
Interest Rate (%) 5.48 5.25 5.25 5.6 5.6 5.5
Balance of Trade (BIF Million) -85057.90 -100220 -100544 -100155 -100155 -100321
Current Account to GDP (%) -10.40 -9.3 -9.3 -9.3 -11.2 -11.2
Government Debt to GDP (%) 14.40 16.3 16.3 16.3 17.1 17.1
Government Budget (% of GDP) -8.80 -9.1 -9.1 -9.1 -9.7 -9.7
GDP Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2020
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 2.80 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.8 1.8
GDP (USD Billion) 3.48 4.1 4.1 4.1 4.3 4.3
GDP per capita (USD) 212.55 217 217 217 219 219
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 702.23 740 740 740 750 750
Labour Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2020
Unemployment Rate (%) 7.70 11 11 11 9.5 9.5
Living Wage Family (BIF/Month) 575800.00 595800 595800 595800 595800 595800
Wages High Skilled (BIF/Month) 135200.00 136200 136200 136200 136200 136200
Wages Low Skilled (BIF/Month) 98300.00 100300 100300 100300 100300 102300
Prices Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2020
Inflation Rate (%) -2.90 -2 1.4 3 3.2 6.3
Food Inflation (%) -7.70 3.3 4.4 6 5.6 5
Consumer Price Index Cpi (index points) 108.80 111 110 112 112 119
CPI Transportation (Index Points) 119.10 115 121 122 123 130
Money Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2020
Interest Rate (%) 5.48 5.25 5.25 5.6 5.6 5.5
Trade Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2020
Balance of Trade (BIF Million) -85057.90 -100220 -100544 -100155 -100155 -100321
Current Account to GDP (%) -10.40 -9.3 -9.3 -9.3 -11.2 -11.2
Government Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2020
Government Debt to GDP (%) 14.40 16.3 16.3 16.3 17.1 17.1
Government Budget (% of GDP) -8.80 -9.1 -9.1 -9.1 -9.7 -9.7
Taxes Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2020
Sales Tax Rate (%) 18.00 18 18 18 18 18


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