Markets Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2022
Currency 113.59 118 119 119 120 120

Overview Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2022
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 4.00 1.5 1.5 2.5 2.5 2.5
Unemployment Rate (%) 4.44 4.5 3.6 3 3 3
Inflation Rate (%) 4.35 6.3 6.5 5.6 4 5.1
Interest Rate (%) 5.00 5 5 5 5 5
Balance of Trade (Million NPR) -100478.90 -112582 -113337 -113337 -113337 -116900
Current Account (Million Rupees) -84708.20 -57000 -57000 -57000 -57000 -57000
Current Account to GDP (% of GDP) -0.90 -8.5 -8.5 -8.5 -8.5 -6.6
Government Debt to GDP (% of GDP) 37.70 42 42 42 42 45
Government Budget (% of GDP) -5.40 -11 -11 -11 -11 -9.5

GDP Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2022
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 4.00 1.5 1.5 2.5 2.5 2.5
GDP (USD Billion) 33.66 29.3 29.3 29.3 29.3 30.9
GDP per capita (USD) 832.71 870 870 870 870 920
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 3800.07 2690 2690 2690 2792 2874
Gross Fixed Capital Formation (NPR Million) 247495.00 251207 251207 253682 253682 257488
GDP Constant Prices (Million Rupees) 971500.00 986073 986073 995788 995788 1010724
GDP From Agriculture (NPR Million) 274188.00 278301 278301 281043 281043 285258
GDP From Construction (NPR Million) 54499.00 55316 55316 55861 55861 56699
GDP From Manufacturing (NPR Million) 55288.00 56117 56117 56670 56670 57520
GDP From Mining (NPR Million) 4210.00 4273 4273 4315 4315 4380
GDP From Public Administration (NPR Million) 17918.00 18187 18187 18366 18366 18641
GDP From Services (NPR Million) 134385.00 136401 136401 137745 137745 139811
GDP From Transport (NPR Million) 87841.00 89159 89159 90037 90037 91388
GDP From Utilities (NPR Million) 26295.00 26689 26689 26952 26952 27357

Labour Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2022
Unemployment Rate (%) 4.44 4.5 3.6 3 3 3
Population (Million) 29.13 29.47 29.47 29.47 29.47 29.93

Prices Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2022
Inflation Rate (%) 4.35 6.3 6.5 5.6 4 5.1
Food Inflation (%) 5.81 3.5 3.5 3 3 3.4
Consumer Price Index CPI (points) 142.42 146 145 144 145 153

Money Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2022
Interest Rate (%) 5.00 5 5 5 5 5

Trade Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2022
Balance of Trade (Million NPR) -100478.90 -112582 -113337 -113337 -113337 -116900
Current Account (Million Rupees) -84708.20 -57000 -57000 -57000 -57000 -57000
Current Account to GDP (% of GDP) -0.90 -8.5 -8.5 -8.5 -8.5 -6.6
Exports (Million NPR) 12774.20 10578 12690 12690 12690 12949
Imports (Million NPR) 167407.20 123160 126027 126027 126027 129849
Gold Reserves (Tonnes) 6.43 6.49 6.49 6.49 6.49 6.49
Foreign Direct Investment (NPR Million ) 19478.70 14524 14524 14524 14524 17202

Government Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2022
Government Debt to GDP (% of GDP) 37.70 42 42 42 42 45
Government Budget (% of GDP) -5.40 -11 -11 -11 -11 -9.5
Military Expenditure (USD Million) 425.00 393 393 393 393 393
Government Spending (NPR Million) 114598.00 116317 116317 117463 117463 119225

Taxes Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2022
Sales Tax Rate (%) 15.00 13 13 13 13 13

Business Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2022
Changes In Inventories (NPR Million) 320487.00 510000 510000 510000 510000 510000

Consumer Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2022
Consumer Spending (Million Rupees) 717453.00 728215 728215 735389 735389 746420


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