Mali | Economic Forecasts | 2017-2020 Outlook

This page has economic forecasts for Mali 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 Mali economy.


MARKETS Actual Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 2020
Currency 551.00 545 540 534 529 468 [+]
GDP Actual Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 2020
GDP Annual Growth Rate 5.40 5.3 3.4 3 2.8 3.6 percent [+]
GDP 14.05 14.2 13.97 13.75 13.52 13.7 USD Billion [+]
GDP per capita 742.70 746 746 747 747 744 USD [+]
GDP per capita PPP 1962.70 1978 1982 1985 1988 1990 USD [+]
LABOUR Actual Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 2020
Unemployment Rate 8.20 6.9 6.55 6.2 5.85 8.5 percent [+]
Population 17.99 18.7 19.2 19.2 19.2 20.15 Million [+]
PRICES Actual Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 2020
Inflation Rate 2.20 2.5 2.7 2.7 2.7 2.5 percent [+]
Food Inflation 3.20 2.84 1.96 1.26 0.96 1.15 percent [+]
Consumer Price Index Cpi 117.00 114 111 111 113 113 Index Points [+]
MONEY Actual Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 2020
Interest Rate 4.50 4.5 4.5 4.5 4.25 4 percent [+]
Deposit Interest Rate 7.11 7.66 7.71 7.76 7.81 8.51 percent [+]
TRADE Actual Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 2020
Balance of Trade -231.27 -135 -113 -107 -112 -104 CFA Franc Billion [+]
Exports 388.65 396 394 397 392 366 CFA Franc Billion [+]
Imports 619.92 589 579 572 573 545 CFA Franc Billion [+]
Current Account -406.40 -343 -336 -330 -323 -284 XOF Billion [+]
Current Account to GDP -6.70 -6 -5.5 -5.5 -8.87 -4 percent [+]
Terrorism Index 6.03 5.64 5.51 5.39 5.26 4.1 [+]
GOVERNMENT Actual Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 2020
Government Budget -4.20 -2.9 -2.7 -2.7 -2.7 -2 percent of GDP [+]
Military Expenditure 366.30 315 295 274 254 244 USD Million [+]
BUSINESS Actual Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 2020
Industrial Production 9.80 -11.56 -5.7 2.4 11.57 4.13 percent [+]
Leading Economic Index 2.90 2.35 2.02 1.69 1.38 -0.7 [+]
Ease of Doing Business 141.00 150 150 150 150 146 [+]
Electricity Production 494.09 451 450 449 448 440 Gigawatt-hour [+]
Capacity Utilization 56.40 53.75 54.48 54.71 54.54 54.47 percent [+]
Competitiveness Index 3.46 3.39 3.37 3.36 3.35 3.41 Points [+]
Competitiveness Rank 125.00 127 124 123 122 122 [+]
Corruption Index 32.00 30 31 31 31 31 Points [+]
Corruption Rank 116.00 106 105 104 103 102 [+]
CONSUMER Actual Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 2020
Retail Sales Yoy 17.00 21.5 14.7 12.2 9.5 4.2 percent [+]
TAXES Actual Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 2020
Sales Tax Rate 18.00 18 18 18 18 18 percent [+]