Markets Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2020
Currency 1785.16 1776 1780 1785 1789 1805
Overview Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2020
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 2.80 4.3 3.8 3.8 2.42 4.8
Unemployment Rate (%) 7.70 12 12 11 11 9.5
Inflation Rate (%) -8.40 0.2 0.6 1 1.2 6.5
Interest Rate (%) 5.13 6 7 7 5.25 5.5
Balance of Trade (BIF Million) -100209.00 -100638 -100064 -100220 -100544 -100330
Current Account to GDP (%) -11.60 -14.6 -13.3 -13.3 -13.3 -12.1
Government Debt to GDP (%) 14.40 15.9 16.3 16.3 16.3 17.1
Government Budget (% of GDP) -8.20 -8.9 -9.1 -9.1 -9.1 -8.2
GDP Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2020
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 2.80 4.3 3.8 3.8 2.42 4.8
GDP (USD Billion) 3.48 3.9 4.1 4.1 4.1 4.3
GDP per capita (USD) 212.55 215 217 217 217 219
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 702.23 720 740 740 740 750
Labour Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2020
Unemployment Rate (%) 7.70 12 12 11 11 9.5
Living Wage Family (BIF/Month) 575800.00 575800 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 Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2020
Inflation Rate (%) -8.40 0.2 0.6 1 1.2 6.5
Food Inflation (%) -19.90 -5 5.5 6.5 6.4 5
Consumer Price Index Cpi (index points) 107.60 116 114 114 110 131
CPI Transportation (Index Points) 119.60 111 117 119 121 126
Money Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2020
Interest Rate (%) 5.13 6 7 7 5.25 5.5
Trade Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2020
Balance of Trade (BIF Million) -100209.00 -100638 -100064 -100220 -100544 -100330
Current Account to GDP (%) -11.60 -14.6 -13.3 -13.3 -13.3 -12.1
Government Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2020
Government Debt to GDP (%) 14.40 15.9 16.3 16.3 16.3 17.1
Government Budget (% of GDP) -8.20 -8.9 -9.1 -9.1 -9.1 -8.2
Taxes Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2020
Sales Tax Rate (%) 18.00 18 18 18 18 18


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