Markets Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2023
Currency 575.25 580 585 590 596 606

Overview Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2023
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 22.50 3.5 4 5.3 5.6 5.3
Unemployment Rate (%) 5.00 4.9 4.9 4.9 4.9 4.7
Inflation Rate (%) 6.00 4 3.7 3.5 3 2.4
Interest Rate (%) 4.00 4.5 4.5 4.5 4.5 4.5
Balance of Trade (CFA Franc Billion) 101.70 -92.52 -182 -69.81 -69.81 -77.48
Current Account (CFA Franc Billion) 207.90 -120 -120 -120 -170 -170
Current Account to GDP (% of GDP) 1.20 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.8 -2
Government Debt to GDP (% of GDP) 25.00 28 26 26 26 26
Government Budget (% of GDP) -5.40 -4.3 -4.3 -4.3 -4.3 -3.5

GDP Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2023
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 22.50 3.5 4 5.3 5.6 5.3
GDP (USD Billion) 17.37 17 17 17 17 17
Gross Fixed Capital Formation (XOF Billion) 1704.80 1764 1773 1795 1800 1896
GDP per capita (USD) 733.13 760 760 760 760 780
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 2160.51 2150 2150 2150 2185 2185
GDP Constant Prices (XOF Billion) 2479.10 2510 2578 2610 2618 2757
GDP From Agriculture (XOF Billion) 346.80 389 361 365 366 386
GDP From Manufacturing (XOF Billion) 259.10 243 269 273 274 288
GDP From Services (XOF Billion) 1067.70 1024 1110 1124 1127 1187

Labour Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2023
Unemployment Rate (%) 5.00 4.9 4.9 4.9 4.9 4.7
Population (Million) 21.51 21.43 21.43 21.43 21.99 21.99

Prices Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2023
Inflation Rate (%) 6.00 4 3.7 3.5 3 2.4
Food Inflation (%) 10.20 8.5 7 5.4 5 4.5
Inflation Rate Mom (%) 1.10 0.3 -0.1 0.2 0.2 0.2
Consumer Price Index CPI (points) 112.10 109 112 115 115 118

Money Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2023
Interest Rate (%) 4.00 4.5 4.5 4.5 4.5 4.5
Interbank Rate (%) 5.73 6.23 6.23 6.23 6.23 6.23

Trade Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2023
Balance of Trade (CFA Franc Billion) 101.70 -92.52 -182 -69.81 -69.81 -77.48
Current Account (CFA Franc Billion) 207.90 -120 -120 -120 -170 -170
Current Account to GDP (% of GDP) 1.20 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.8 -2
Tourist Arrivals (Persons) 62716.00 135000 135000 135000 140000 140000

Government Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2023
Government Debt to GDP (% of GDP) 25.00 28 26 26 26 26
Government Budget (% of GDP) -5.40 -4.3 -4.3 -4.3 -4.3 -3.5
Government Spending (XOF Billion) 1324.20 1371 1377 1394 1398 1472

Taxes Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2023
Sales Tax Rate (%) 18.00 18 18 18 18 18

Business Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2023
Mining Production (%) -18.40 30 30 30 25 25

Consumer Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2023
Consumer Spending (XOF Billion) 5514480.00 5707487 5735059 5806747 5823291 6131925


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