Markets Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2023
Currency 6.81 6.84 6.87 6.89 6.92 6.98

Overview Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2023
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 0.23 3.2 4 3.5 2.9 3
Unemployment Rate (%) 6.90 6 6 5 5 5
Inflation Rate (%) 1.41 2 4 3 2 3.5
Interest Rate (%) 3.90 4.7 5 5 5 5
Balance of Trade (USD Million) 177.30 96 90 -14 123 -17
Current Account (USD Million) -159.30 -300 -750 -200 -450 -850
Current Account to GDP (% of GDP) -0.50 -3 -3 -3.5 -3.5 -3.5
Government Debt to GDP (% of GDP) 67.30 65 65 65 65 64
Government Budget (% of GDP) -9.50 -7.5 -7.5 -7.5 -7 -7
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 25.00 25 25 25 25 25

GDP Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2023
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 0.23 3.2 4 3.5 2.9 3
GDP (USD Billion) 36.69 40.1 41 41 41 41
GDP Constant Prices (BOB THO) 13098574.00 11732855 12252617 13622517 13557024 14031192
Gross Fixed Capital Formation (BOB Thousand) 3202695.39 1781875 2048208 3330803 3314790 3430727
GDP per capita (USD) 3015.95 2490 2490 2490 2490 2530
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 7931.75 8500 8500 8500 8500 8720
GDP From Agriculture (BOB Thousand) 1473557.00 2100047 1562788 1532499 1525131 1578474
GDP From Construction (BOB Thousand) 731395.00 357089 542660 760651 756994 783470
GDP From Manufacturing (BOB Thousand) 2242670.00 1819553 2114209 2332377 2321163 2402348
GDP From Public Administration (BOB Thousand) 1423815.00 1227181 1376248 1480768 1473649 1525191
GDP From Services (BOB Thousand) 947703.00 1072000 980387 985611 980873 1015179
GDP From Transport (BOB Thousand) 1450685.00 1295246 1474513 1508712 1501459 1553974
GDP From Utilities (BOB Thousand) 335761.00 277202 256974 349191 347513 359667

Labour Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2023
Unemployment Rate (%) 6.90 6 6 5 5 5
Minimum Wages (BOB/Month) 2250.00 2500 2500 2500 2500 2500
Population (Million) 11.83 12 12 12.2 12.2 12.2
Labor Force Participation Rate (%) 78.20 73.9 73 73 73 73
Employed Persons (Number of persons) 6487235.00 6518396 6587570 6656745 6725919 6864267
Employment Rate (%) 75.20 69.9 70.1 70.1 70.1 70.1
Unemployed Persons (Number of persons) 256920.00 283198 271960 255797 235032 233479

Prices Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2023
Inflation Rate (%) 1.41 2 4 3 2 3.5
Consumer Price Index CPI (points) 106.36 105 105 105 105 105
Import Prices (points) 137.42 132 135 135 135 135
Inflation Rate Mom (%) 0.03 0.5 0.5 0.3 0.3 0.3
Export Prices (points) 84.77 80 82 82 82 82
Food Inflation (%) 0.90 1.1 1 0.6 0.5 1
CPI Housing Utilities (points) 106.06 106 107 110 109 114
CPI Transportation (points) 107.15 108 108 109 109 109

Money Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2023
Interest Rate (%) 3.90 4.7 5 5 5 5
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD Million) 1439.04 7350 7350 7350 7350 7350
Deposit Interest Rate (%) 3.54 3.76 3.96 4.26 4.26 4.26

Trade Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2023
Balance of Trade (USD Million) 177.30 96 90 -14 123 -17
Current Account (USD Million) -159.30 -300 -750 -200 -450 -850
Current Account to GDP (% of GDP) -0.50 -3 -3 -3.5 -3.5 -3.5
Imports (USD Million) 920.23 836 950 822 860 989
Exports (USD Million) 1055.17 926 936 945 954 972
Capital Flows (USD Million) 13.00 -429 -437 -445 -452 -430
Remittances (USD Million) 339.00 350 360 360 360 360
Gold Reserves (Tonnes) 42.51 42.5 42.5 42.5 42.5 42.5
Foreign Direct Investment (USD Million) -40.00 -69 -76 -83 -91 -105
External Debt (USD Million) 12566.30 14500 14100 14100 14100 14100

Government Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2023
Government Debt to GDP (% of GDP) 67.30 65 65 65 65 64
Government Budget (% of GDP) -9.50 -7.5 -7.5 -7.5 -7 -7
Military Expenditure (USD Million) 598.00 610 610 610 610 635
Government Budget Value (Million BOB) -9438.66 -1221 -7723 -2499 -372 -7654
Government Revenues (Million BOB) 10590.20 7292 7347 7403 7459 7626
Government Spending (BOB Thousand) 1855575.10 1453068 1577764 1929798 1920520 1987692
Fiscal Expenditure (Million BOB) 14657.17 7704 7767 7829 7891 8077

Taxes Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2023
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 25.00 25 25 25 25 25
Sales Tax Rate (%) 13.00 13 13 13 13 13
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 13.00 13 13 13 13 13
Social Security Rate (%) 29.42 29.42 29.42 29.42 29.42 29.42
Social Security Rate For Companies (%) 16.71 16.71 16.71 16.71 16.71 16.71
Social Security Rate For Employees (%) 12.71 12.71 12.71 12.71 12.71 12.71

Business Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2023
Leading Economic Index (%) 3.20 3.5 3.1 3.1 3.1 3.1

Consumer Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2023
Gasoline Prices (USD/Liter) 0.54 0.56 0.58 0.6 0.62 0.62
Consumer Spending (BOB Thousand) 10171906.78 7796758 8186485 10578783 10527924 10896147
Bank Lending Rate (%) 5.97 6.19 6.39 6.69 6.69 6.69


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