Cameroon - Economic Forecasts - 2018-2020 Outlook

This page has economic forecasts for Cameroon 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 Cameroon economy.


MARKETS Actual Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 Q1/19 2020
Currency 580.62
575 595 617 639 737
GDP Actual Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 Q1/19 2020
GDP Growth Rate 1.00
percent
1.5 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.5
GDP Annual Growth Rate 4.10
percent
4.3 4.3 4.3 4.3 5.5
GDP 24.20
USD Billion
25.75 24.67 23.6 22.2 22.2
GDP per capita 1357.10
USD
1363 1351 1368 1332 1313
GDP per capita PPP 3045.90
USD
3059 3065 3071 2990 2947
LABOUR Actual Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 Q1/19 2020
Unemployment Rate 4.51
percent
4.4 4.45 4.5 4.47 5.23
Population 24.50
Million
23.72 23.88 24.04 24.19 26.24
PRICES Actual Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 Q1/19 2020
Inflation Rate 0.80
percent
1.7 0.8 1.53 0.8 1.2
Food Inflation 1.60
percent
1.61 1.63 1.64 1.64 1.64
Consumer Price Index CPI 111.20
Index Points
113 112 113 112 116
MONEY Actual Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 Q1/19 2020
Interest Rate 2.95
percent
2.95 2.95 2.95 3 2.95
Deposit Interest Rate 2.45
percent
2.45 2.45 2.45 2.5 2.45
TRADE Actual Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 Q1/19 2020
Balance of Trade -1089.50
CFA Franc Billion
-981 -955 -771 -891 -325
Exports 1881.90
CFA Franc Billion
3415 3314 3213 3138 2441
Imports 2971.40
CFA Franc Billion
4397 4270 4143 4029 2765
Current Account -358.00
FCFA Billion
-447 -389 -331 -364 -534
Current Account to GDP -2.70
percent
-3.6 -3.6 -3.6 -3.3 -3
Crude Oil Production 71.00
BBL/D/1K
70.68 70.36 70.56 70.4 70.48
Terrorism Index 6.79
6.42 6.43 6.45 6.73 6.89
GOVERNMENT Actual Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 Q1/19 2020
Government Debt to GDP 35.70
percent
25 25 25 28 30
Government Budget -3.60
percent of GDP
-3.3 -3.2 -3 -2.9 -3.6
Military Expenditure 399.73
USD Million
374 378 381 383 396
BUSINESS Actual Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 Q1/19 2020
Industrial Production 2.60
percent
1.75 1.75 1.75 1.75 1.75
Internet Speed 2292.39
KBps
2268 2250 2231 2213 2028
IP Addresses 25141.00
IP
22296 22006 21772 21582 20874
Ease of Doing Business 163.00
163 163 163 163 163
Corruption Index 25.00
Points
25 25 25 25 25
Corruption Rank 153.00
153 153 153 153 153
Competitiveness Index 3.65
Points
3.61 3.61 3.61 3.5 3.44
Competitiveness Rank 116.00
117 117 117 117 117
TAXES Actual Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 Q1/19 2020
Corporate Tax Rate 33.00
percent
33 33 33 33 33
Personal Income Tax Rate 35.00
percent
35 35 35 35 35
Sales Tax Rate 19.25
percent
19.25 19.25 19.25 19 19
Social Security Rate 20.40
percent
20.4 20.4 20.4 20 20
Social Security Rate For Companies 16.20
percent
16.2 16.2 16.2 16.2 16.2
Social Security Rate For Employees 4.20
percent
4.12 4.12 4.12 3.79 3.1
CLIMATE Actual Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 Q1/19 2020
Precipitation 8.85
mm
161 222 108 46.79 137
Temperature 23.31
celsius
25.13 23.44 23.99 25.13 24.96