Chad | Economic Forecasts | 2017-2020 Outlook

This page has economic forecasts for Chad 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 Chad economy.


MARKETS Actual Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 Q1/18 2020
Currency 585.12 620 626 645 639 737 [+]
GDP Actual Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 Q1/18 2020
GDP Annual Growth Rate 4.10 4.3 4.5 4.7 4.8 5.86 percent [+]
GDP 10.89 11.96 11.06 10.17 10.13 7.72 USD Billion [+]
GDP per capita 951.69 966 958 950 951 950 USD [+]
GDP per capita PPP 2043.54 2070 2053 2036 2036 2029 USD [+]
LABOUR Actual Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 Q1/18 2020
Unemployment Rate 5.60 7 8.32 8.44 8.44 11.08 percent [+]
Population 14.04 14.15 14.42 14.7 14.89 17.58 million [+]
PRICES Actual Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 Q1/18 2020
Inflation Rate -2.10 -1.8 -0.5 0.1 0.7 3.26 percent [+]
Food Inflation -7.90 -3.6 -7.95 -7.76 -7.87 -7.84 percent [+]
Consumer Price Index Cpi 100.40 132 102 101 102 102 Index points [+]
MONEY Actual Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 Q1/18 2020
Interest Rate 2.95 2.95 2.95 2.95 2.95 2.95 percent [+]
Deposit Interest Rate 2.50 2.57 2.57 2.57 2.56 2.49 percent [+]
TRADE Actual Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 Q1/18 2020
Balance of Trade 1166.10 843 880 917 874 680 CFA Franc Billion [+]
Exports 1745.22 1672 1655 1638 1616 1239 CFA Franc Billion [+]
Imports 550.66 407 431 454 444 481 CFA Franc Billion [+]
Current Account -963.10 -754 -748 -743 -717 -831 CFA Franc Billion [+]
Current Account to GDP -9.90 -10.02 -10.28 -10.55 -10.45 -10.09 percent [+]
Gold Reserves 0.35 0.35 0.35 0.35 0.35 0.35 Tonnes [+]
Terrorism Index 5.83 4.63 5.06 5.48 5.58 2.3 [+]
External Debt 804.85 777 754 778 771 762 FCFA Billion [+]
Crude Oil Production 103.00 103 103 103 103 103 BBL/D/1K [+]
GOVERNMENT Actual Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 Q1/18 2020
Government Debt to GDP 25.70 26.24 25.98 25.72 26.06 27.79 percent [+]
Government Budget -6.40 -2.29 -2.08 -1.86 -1.28 -2.07 percent of GDP [+]
Military Expenditure 260.00 277 284 290 294 310 USD Million [+]
BUSINESS Actual Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 Q1/18 2020
Industrial Production 4.31 0.16 4.59 2.08 1.47 1.07 percent [+]
Mining Production 31.29 12.92 8.01 9.33 9.93 18.9 percent [+]
Ease of Doing Business 180.00 181 181 180 180 180 [+]
Corruption Index 20.00 20 20 20 20 19 Points [+]
Corruption Rank 159.00 153 153 154 158 172 [+]
Competitiveness Index 2.95 2.92 2.92 2.92 2.87 2.96 Points [+]
Competitiveness Rank 136.00 142 142 142 130 125 [+]
TAXES Actual Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 Q1/18 2020
Corporate Tax Rate 35.00 37.5 36.25 35 35 35 percent [+]
Personal Income Tax Rate 60.00 60 60 60 60 60 percent [+]
Sales Tax Rate 18.00 18 18 18 18 18 percent [+]
Social Security Rate 20.00 20 20 20 20 20 percent [+]
Social Security Rate For Companies 16.50 16.5 16.5 16.5 16.5 16.5 percent [+]
Social Security Rate For Employees 3.50 3.5 3.5 3.5 3.5 3.5 percent [+]