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 Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 2020
Currency 550.00
583 604 626 648 747
GDP Actual Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 2020
GDP Growth Rate 2.00
percent
1 0.8 1.4 0.7 1
GDP Annual Growth Rate 4.40
percent
4 3.7 3.9 3.9 5.5
GDP 24.20
USD Billion
25.95 24.8 23.65 22.5 16.3
GDP per capita 1357.10
USD
1334 1340 1346 1351 1332
GDP per capita PPP 3045.90
USD
3039 3045 3051 3057 2802
LABOUR Actual Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 2020
Unemployment Rate 4.51
percent
4.55 4.6 4.65 4.7 5.23
Population 23.44
Million
23.55 23.7 23.85 24.01 26.38
PRICES Actual Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 2020
Inflation Rate 0.80
percent
1.6 1.7 1.6 1.53 1.2
Food Inflation 0.50
percent
0.9 0.94 0.96 0.97 0.97
Consumer Price Index CPI 111.50
Index Points
111 111 111 111 110
MONEY Actual Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 2020
Interest Rate 2.95
percent
2.95 2.95 2.95 2.95 2.95
Deposit Interest Rate 2.45
percent
2.48 2.48 2.48 2.49 2.8
TRADE Actual Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 2020
Balance of Trade -922.70
CFA Franc Billion
-893 -869 -844 -819 -517
Exports 3550.40
CFA Franc Billion
3517 3415 3314 3213 2441
Imports 4473.10
CFA Franc Billion
4523 4397 4270 4143 2765
Current Account -692.24
FCFA Billion
-528 -563 -597 -632 -440
Current Account to GDP -4.80
percent
-3.6 -3.6 -4.04 -3.6 -3
Crude Oil Production 80.00
BBL/D/1K
80.64 80.95 81.25 81.53 83.38
Terrorism Index 6.79
6.17 5.99 5.8 5.62 4.01
GOVERNMENT Actual Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 2020
Government Debt to GDP 23.60
percent
25 25 28.37 25 30
Government Budget -6.90
percent of GDP
-3.91 -3.99 -4.07 -4.15 0.27
Military Expenditure 380.10
USD Million
359 368 378 387 341
BUSINESS Actual Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 2020
Industrial Production 0.70
percent
5.82 3.56 3.73 3.09 2.27
Internet Speed 2292.39
KBps
2288 2268 2250 2231 2028
IP Addresses 25141.00
IP
23768 23777 23832 23912 24944
Ease of Doing Business 163.00
163 163 163 164 166
Corruption Index 26.00
Points
26 25 25 24 24
Corruption Rank 145.00
133 138 144 149 138
Competitiveness Index 3.65
Points
3.61 3.61 3.61 3.61 3.44
Competitiveness Rank 116.00
115 115 115 115 115
TAXES Actual Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 2020
Corporate Tax Rate 33.00
percent
33 33 33 33 37
Personal Income Tax Rate 35.00
percent
35 35 35 35 35
Sales Tax Rate 19.25
percent
19 19 19 19 19
Social Security Rate 20.40
percent
20 20 20 20 19
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 4.12 3.1
CLIMATE Actual Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 2020
Precipitation 8.85
mm
46.7 161 222 108 137
Temperature 23.31
celsius
25.08 25.13 23.44 23.99 24.96