Gabon - Economic Forecasts - 2018-2020 Outlook

This page has economic forecasts for Gabon 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 Gabon 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 Annual Growth Rate 2.90
percent
4 4.5 4.5 4.6 5.5
GDP 14.21
USD Billion
13.72 13.85 13.97 14.1 9.1
GDP per capita 9569.50
USD
9656 9653 9649 9645 9906
GDP per capita PPP 16786.00
USD
16958 16938 16918 16898 17255
LABOUR Actual Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 2020
Unemployment Rate 18.50
percent
18.72 18.55 18.37 18.2 18.4
Population 1.98
Million
1.74 1.75 2.01 2.02 2.21
PRICES Actual Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 2020
Inflation Rate 0.00
percent
3.4 3.5 2 3.7 4
CPI Transportation 144.70
Index Points
145 145 144 144 140
Consumer Price Index Cpi 133.10
Index Points
133 133 133 133 132
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
2.49 2.49 2.49 2.5 2.81
TRADE Actual Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 2020
Balance of Trade 1204.87
CFA Billion
1434 1311 1188 1065 1418
Current Account -272.77
CFA Billion
109 60.22 11.04 -38.12 456
Current Account to GDP -8.20
percent
-0.5 -0.5 -0.26 -0.5 0.2
Crude Oil Production 200.00
BBL/D/1K
203 204 205 206 212
Terrorism Index 0.00
0 0 0 0 0
GOVERNMENT Actual Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 2020
Government Debt to GDP 62.00
percent
66 66 61.72 66 80
Government Budget -2.80
percent of GDP
0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.51
Military Expenditure 198.40
USD Million
172 166 161 155 115
BUSINESS Actual Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 2020
Internet Speed 1754.73
KBps
1673 1648 1622 1600 1379
IP Addresses 56677.00
IP
46671 42602 39006 40664 37820
Ease of Doing Business 167.00
161 161 162 162 159
Corruption Index 35.00
Points
33 33 33 33 32
Corruption Rank 101.00
100 97 95 92 92
Competitiveness Index 3.79
Points
3.76 3.76 3.77 3.77 3.77
Competitiveness Rank 108.00
107 106 105 105 107
TAXES Actual Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 2020
Corporate Tax Rate 30.00
percent
30 30 30 30 35
Personal Income Tax Rate 35.00
percent
37 37 37 37 39
Sales Tax Rate 18.00
percent
18 18 18 18 18
Social Security Rate 18.50
percent
19 19 19 19 21
Social Security Rate For Companies 16.00
percent
16.18 16.18 16.18 16.18 18.7
Social Security Rate For Employees 2.50
percent
2.5 2.5 2.5 2.5 2.5
CLIMATE Actual Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 Q4/18 2020
Precipitation 129.03
mm
172 146 48.52 240 155
Temperature 25.37
celsius
25.13 24.58 23.09 24.48 24.86