Zambia Composite PMI  2017-2018 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

The Stanbic Bank Zambia PMI decreased to 49 in August of 2018 from 51.9 in the previous month. The reading pointed to the first contraction in the private sector since February, as output and new orders eased. Meanwhile, job creation advanced for the the third straight month and purchasing activity rebounded from a reduction in the prior month. On the price front, input and output price inflation continued to rise amid higher cost of materials, wages and depreciation of the exchange rate. Composite Pmi in Zambia is reported by Markit Economics.

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Zambia Business Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Manufacturing Production 0.40 2.90 20.46 -21.27 percent [+]
Internet Speed 2303.04 2325.33 2325.33 117.23 KBps [+]
IP Addresses 248931.00 252039.00 267895.00 3301.00 IP [+]
Mining Production -1.40 3.70 26.02 -12.10 percent [+]
Industrial Production 2.60 5.60 15.11 -8.38 percent [+]
Ease of Doing Business 85.00 98.00 99.00 80.00 [+]
Electricity Production 3701.86 3691.03 3701.86 2601.39 Gigawatt-hour [+]
Corruption Index 37.00 38.00 38.00 25.00 Points [+]
Corruption Rank 96.00 87.00 123.00 52.00 [+]
Competitiveness Index 3.52 3.60 3.87 3.16 Points [+]
Competitiveness Rank 118.00 118.00 122.00 93.00 [+]
Composite Pmi 51.90 52.30 54.70 47.10 [+]


Zambia Composite PMI

The Stanbic Bank Zambia Purchasing Managers’ Index is based on data compiled from monthly replies to questionnaires sent to purchasing executives in approximately 400 private sector companies, which have been carefully selected to accurately represent the true structure of the Zambian economy, including agriculture, construction, industry, services and wholesale & retail. The panel is stratified by GDP and company workforce size. Survey responses reflect the change, if any, in the current month compared to the previous month based on data collected mid-month. A reading above 50 indicates an overall increase in that variable, below 50 an overall decrease. The Purchasing Managers’ Index™ (PMI™) is a composite index based on five of the individual sub-components with the following weights: New Orders - 0.3, Output - 0.25, Employment - 0.2, Suppliers’ Delivery Times - 0.15, Stock of Items Purchased - 0.1, with the Suppliers’ Delivery Times sub-component inverted so that it moves in a comparable direction. This page provides - Zambia Composite PMI- actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Zambia Composite PMI - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on September of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
51.90 52.30 54.70 47.10 2017 - 2018 Monthly
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composite pmi by Country
Country Last
Australia 52.00 Aug/18
Brazil 47.80 Aug/18
China 52.00 Aug/18
Euro Area 54.20 Sep/18
France 53.60 Sep/18
Germany 55.30 Sep/18
India 51.90 Aug/18
Italy 51.70 Aug/18
Japan 52.00 Aug/18
Russia 52.10 Aug/18
Singapore 51.10 Aug/18
South Africa 47.20 Aug/18
United Kingdom 54.20 Aug/18
United States 53.40 Sep/18


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