Burundi | Economic Forecasts | 2017-2020 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 Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 2020
Currency 1741.41 1720 1700 1680 1666 1475 [+]
GDP Actual Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 2020
GDP Annual Growth Rate -0.50 2.5 3 4.3 4.4 4.8 percent [+]
GDP 3.01 3.72 3.07 3.05 3.02 4.3 USD Billion [+]
GDP per capita 218.30 213 213 213 213 218 USD [+]
GDP per capita PPP 721.20 708 707 706 705 724 USD [+]
LABOUR Actual Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 2020
Unemployment Rate 7.70 10 12 12 12 11 percent [+]
Population 10.50 10.8 10.88 10.95 11.03 11.69 Million [+]
Living Wage Family 575800.00 575800 575800 575800 575800 575800 BIF/Month [+]
Living Wage Individual 234400.00 234400 234400 234400 234400 234400 BIF/Month [+]
Wages High Skilled 135200.00 135200 135200 135200 135200 135200 BIF/Month [+]
Wages Low Skilled 98300.00 98300 98300 98300 98300 98300 BIF/Month [+]
PRICES Actual Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 2020
Inflation Rate 15.30 11.8 10.9 10.5 9.8 6.5 percent [+]
Food Inflation 23.90 20.05 16.25 13.96 12.68 11.2 percent [+]
Consumer Price Index Cpi 116.00 110 108 107 106 105 index points [+]
CPI Transportation 109.30 109 109 108 108 106 Index Points [+]
MONEY Actual Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 2020
Interest Rate 6.98 8 8.1 7.9 7.9 5.5 percent [+]
Money Supply M0 467852.70 462998 461329 458855 456679 437847 BIF Million [+]
Money Supply M1 637000.80 615789 613600 611643 609661 594519 BIF Million [+]
Money Supply M2 1274322.40 1295446 1289039 1280487 1271467 1196108 BIF Million [+]
Money Supply M3 1422616.50 1472163 1465302 1450478 1432559 1282583 BIF Million [+]
Foreign Exchange Reserves 179458.60 222123 239854 255544 269423 338533 BIF Million [+]
TRADE Actual Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 2020
Balance of Trade -76867.90 -83450 -88633 -93540 -97938 -122924 BIF Million [+]
Exports 22513.70 25707 26458 27045 27553 30144 BIF Million [+]
Imports 99381.50 106337 112183 117651 122584 150980 BIF Million [+]
Current Account -371.20 -411 -406 -402 -398 -382 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -18.70 -15.4 -14.6 -14.6 -18.13 -12.1 percent [+]
Gold Reserves 0.03 0.04 0.05 0.06 0.06 0.09 Tonnes [+]
Terrorism Index 5.42 5.24 5.05 4.86 4.67 4.35 [+]
GOVERNMENT Actual Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 2020
Government Debt to GDP 15.20 15 26.6 15.9 32 17.1 percent [+]
Government Budget 9.00 2.72 3.79 4.85 5.92 -1.09 percent of GDP [+]
Military Expenditure 64.90 65.13 65.09 65.04 65 64.75 USD Million [+]
BUSINESS Actual Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 2020
Industrial Production 11.25 4.6 4.4 3.63 4.13 3.97 percent [+]
Internet Speed 2706.62 2392 2433 2424 2353 2047 KBps [+]
IP Addresses 1971.00 1741 1665 1599 1534 1159 IP [+]
Ease of Doing Business 164.00 167 168 168 168 167 [+]
Competitiveness Index 3.21 3.09 3.09 3.09 3.09 3.03 Points [+]
Competitiveness Rank 129.00 129 129 129 129 125 [+]
Corruption Index 20.00 20 20 20 20 20 Points [+]
Corruption Rank 159.00 157 157 158 158 158 [+]
TAXES Actual Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 2020
Sales Tax Rate 18.00 18 18 18 18 18 percent [+]
CLIMATE Actual Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 2020
Precipitation 193.00 101 102 102 101 102 mm [+]
Temperature 21.00 20.18 20.18 20.18 20.18 20.18 celsius [+]