Central African Republic - Economic Forecasts - 2018-2020 Outlook

This page has economic forecasts for Central African Republic 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 Central African Republic economy.


MARKETS Actual Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 2020
Currency 551.27
583 604 626 648 747
GDP Actual Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 2020
GDP Annual Growth Rate 5.10
percent
4.1 4.2 4.3 5.51 6.6
GDP 1.76
USD Billion
1.55 1.6 1.65 1.74 1.96
GDP per capita 325.70
USD
336 336 335 334 355
GDP per capita PPP 647.90
USD
720 751 782 812 963
LABOUR Actual Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 2020
Unemployment Rate 6.87
percent
6.8 6.8 6.8 6.8 6.7
Population 5.10
million
5.07 5.15 5.22 5.3 5.99
PRICES Actual Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 2020
Inflation Rate 38.04
percent
37 37 37 37 17.5
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
2.5 2.51 2.52 2.53 2.96
TRADE Actual Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 2020
Balance of Trade -29.80
CFA Franc Billion
-15.27 -14.83 -14.43 -14.04 -11.64
Exports 4.10
CFA Franc Billion
26.9 27.62 28.28 28.88 32.07
Imports 33.90
CFA Franc Billion
39.89 40.13 40.35 40.55 41.75
Current Account -25.90
CFA Franc Billion
-35.34 -23.33 -11.32 0.67 -49.42
Current Account to GDP -7.80
percent
-9.5 -9.5 -7.51 -9.5 -7.6
Terrorism Index 6.39
5.9 6.17 6.44 6.71 5.82
GOVERNMENT Actual Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 2020
Government Debt to GDP 34.40
percent
40 40 45.15 40 43
Government Budget -3.50
percent of GDP
-0.43 -0.27 -0.11 0.04 0.27
BUSINESS Actual Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 2020
Internet Speed 1444.77
KBps
1796 1906 1950 1946 1768
IP Addresses 525.00
IP
560 569 573 572 566
Ease of Doing Business 184.00
183 184 184 185 185
Corruption Index 20.00
Points
20 20 20 20 24
Corruption Rank 159.00
157 154 151 148 153
TAXES Actual Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 2020
Sales Tax Rate 19.00
percent
19 19 19 19 19
CLIMATE Actual Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 2020
Precipitation 9.61
mm
28.18 136 219 75.72 117
Temperature 23.56
celsius
26.16 26.2 24.42 24.52 25.89