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 Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 2020
Currency 1754.35
1777 1803 1830 1857 1969
GDP Actual Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 2020
GDP Annual Growth Rate -0.50
percent
3 4.3 4.4 4.3 4.8
GDP 3.01
USD Billion
3.1 3.1 3.1 3.9 4.3
GDP per capita 218.30
USD
222 219 216 213 218
GDP per capita PPP 721.20
USD
720 716 712 708 724
LABOUR Actual Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 2020
Unemployment Rate 7.70
percent
12 12 12 12 11
Population 10.50
Million
10.58 10.66 10.73 10.8 11.69
Living Wage Family 575800.00
BIF/Month
575800 575800 575800 575800 575800
Living Wage Individual 234400.00
BIF/Month
234400 234400 234400 234400 234400
Wages High Skilled 135200.00
BIF/Month
135200 135200 135200 135200 135200
Wages Low Skilled 98300.00
BIF/Month
98300 98300 98300 98300 98300
PRICES Actual Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 2020
Inflation Rate 15.30
percent
10.9 10.5 9.8 9.2 6.5
Food Inflation 22.00
percent
15.21 13.47 12.49 11.93 11.18
Consumer Price Index Cpi 115.70
index points
114 113 112 112 106
CPI Transportation 110.90
Index Points
110 109 109 109 106
MONEY Actual Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 2020
Interest Rate 7.92
percent
8.1 7.9 7.9 7.9 5.5
Money Supply M0 514519.90
BIF Million
510147 507864 505801 503700 487778
Money Supply M1 887054.00
BIF Million
868456 864962 861393 857909 831490
Money Supply M2 1274416.30
BIF Million
1261869 1253083 1244558 1236220 1175395
Money Supply M3 1438157.10
BIF Million
1427741 1419016 1408781 1398888 1327442
Foreign Exchange Reserves 177821.40
BIF Million
199201 215823 231000 244694 314146
TRADE Actual Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 2020
Balance of Trade -98048.50
BIF Million
-98857 -102704 -106328 -109576 -126454
Exports 29269.50
BIF Million
31412 31484 31484 31474 31412
Imports 127318.10
BIF Million
126958 130978 134796 138227 156272
Current Account -354.80
USD Million
-387 -376 -366 -355 -322
Current Account to GDP -18.70
percent
-14.6 -14.6 -17.99 -14.6 -12.1
Gold Reserves 0.30
Tonnes
0.31 0.3 0.29 0.28 0.2
Terrorism Index 5.64
5.36 5.36 5.36 5.36 4.29
GOVERNMENT Actual Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 2020
Government Debt to GDP 15.20
percent
23.45 15.9 23.75 15.9 17.1
Government Budget 9.00
percent of GDP
-6.17 -3.2 -0.23 2.72 -1.09
Military Expenditure 64.90
USD Million
65.49 65.37 65.25 65.13 64.75
BUSINESS Actual Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 2020
Industrial Production -5.10
percent
3.16 4.03 4.59 3.99 4.23
Internet Speed 2706.62
KBps
2433 2424 2353 2298 2047
IP Addresses 1971.00
IP
1665 1599 1534 1474 1159
Ease of Doing Business 164.00
167 168 168 168 167
Competitiveness Index 3.21
Points
3.09 3.09 3.09 3.09 3.03
Competitiveness Rank 129.00
129 129 129 129 125
Corruption Index 20.00
Points
20 20 20 20 20
Corruption Rank 159.00
152 153 155 157 158
TAXES Actual Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 2020
Sales Tax Rate 18.00
percent
18 18 18 18 18
CLIMATE Actual Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 2020
Precipitation 193.09
mm
146 92.62 27.06 135 102
Temperature 21.08
celsius
20.06 19.93 20.51 20.01 20.57