Markets Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2022
Currency 1981.09 1978 1991 2005 2018 2045

Overview Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2022
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) -2.40 4.9 4.9 5.6 5.6 5.6
Inflation Rate (%) 6.23 6 4.8 3.5 4 3.6
Interest Rate (%) 8.50 8.5 8.5 8.5 8.5 8.5
Balance of Trade (USD Million) 399.60 -1700 -300 -300 -300 -1500
Current Account (USD Million) -1693.20 -1700 -1700 -1700 -1700 -1700
Current Account to GDP (% of GDP) -5.40 -4 -4 -4 -3.7 -3.7
Government Debt to GDP (% of GDP) 15.20 15 15 13 13 13
Government Budget (% of GDP) -1.20 -1 -1 -0.8 -0.8 -0.8
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 30.00 35 35 35 35 35
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 40.00 30 30 30 30 30

GDP Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2022
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) -2.40 4.9 4.9 5.6 5.6 5.6
GDP (USD Billion) 49.87 50 50 51.2 51.2 51.2
GDP per capita (USD) 413.71 420 420 418 418 418
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 1072.21 1080 1080 1065 1065 1065

Labour Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2022
Population (Million) 89.39 93.4 92.08 92.08 92.08 94.75

Prices Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2022
Inflation Rate (%) 6.23 6 4.8 3.5 4 3.6
Inflation Rate Mom (%) 1.24 1 0.8 0.5 1 1

Money Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2022
Interest Rate (%) 8.50 8.5 8.5 8.5 8.5 8.5

Trade Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2022
Balance of Trade (USD Million) 399.60 -1700 -300 -300 -300 -1500
Current Account (USD Million) -1693.20 -1700 -1700 -1700 -1700 -1700
Current Account to GDP (% of GDP) -5.40 -4 -4 -4 -3.7 -3.7
Imports (USD Million) 14631.70 14100 14100 14100 14100 14500
Exports (USD Million) 15031.30 12600 12600 12600 12600 12600

Government Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2022
Government Debt to GDP (% of GDP) 15.20 15 15 13 13 13
Government Budget (% of GDP) -1.20 -1 -1 -0.8 -0.8 -0.8
Government Budget Value (CDF Million) 40248.00 -47590 -47569 -47569 -47569 -47569

Taxes Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2022
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 30.00 35 35 35 35 35
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 40.00 30 30 30 30 30
Sales Tax Rate (%) 16.00 16 16 16 16 16
Social Security Rate (%) 18.00 18 8.5 18 18 18
Social Security Rate For Companies (%) 13.00 13 5 13 13 13
Social Security Rate For Employees (%) 5.00 5 3.5 5 5 5

Business Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2022
Industrial Production (%) 1.20 0.2 0.2 0.4 0.4 0.4
Mining Production (%) -14.60 2.5 8.6 8.6 8.6 12
Cement Production (Tonnes) 1382081.00 1090000 1090000 1090000 1090000 1120000


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