Brunei | Economic Forecasts | 2016-2020 Outlook

MARKETS Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
Currency 1.43 1.43 1.45 1.46 1.48 1.7 [+]
GDP Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
GDP Annual Growth Rate 3.60 0.9 2.3 2.5 2.8 3.3 percent [+]
GDP 15.49 18.2 18.7 18.7 15.83 15.6 USD Billion [+]
GDP per capita 29138.47 29000 29100 29100 29100 30200 USD [+]
GDP per capita PPP 66647.20 65678 64611 64544 64544 68783 USD [+]
Gdp Constant Prices 4689.70 4680 4670 4670 4660 4600 BND Million [+]
GDP From Agriculture 34.60 42.86 43.55 43.42 43.9 50.43 BND Million [+]
GDP From Construction 78.70 117 117 118 118 118 BND Million [+]
GDP From Mining 3013.50 2305 2046 2162 2297 2186 BND Million [+]
GDP From Public Administration 471.40 546 546 546 546 546 BND Million [+]
GDP From Services 1730.20 1762 1762 1762 1762 1762 BND Million [+]
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 1154.50 2145 1585 1542 1508 1522 BND Million [+]
LABOUR Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
Unemployment Rate 6.90 6.5 6.3 6.3 6.2 5.8 percent [+]
Population 0.42 0.42 0.42 0.42 0.42 0.44 Million [+]
Unemployed Persons 10073.00 9889 9917 9901 9912 9907 [+]
PRICES Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
Inflation Rate -0.50 -0.3 0.3 0.5 0.8 1.3 percent [+]
Food Inflation -1.70 -1.73 -1.86 -1.84 -1.84 -1.84 percent [+]
Consumer Price Index Cpi 99.10 99.13 99.12 99.13 99.13 99.13 Index Points [+]
MONEY Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
Interest Rate 5.50 5.5 5.5 5.5 5.5 5.5 percent [+]
Deposit Interest Rate 0.30 0.32 0.33 0.34 0.34 0.42 percent [+]
Banks Balance Sheet 17250.00 17607 17867 18013 18096 18208 BND Million [+]
Money Supply M0 1369.20 1235 1204 1176 1151 888 BND Million [+]
Money Supply M1 4559.00 4444 4381 4334 4295 3892 BND Million [+]
Money Supply M2 14569.00 14190 14010 13818 13613 9637 BND Million [+]
TRADE Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
Balance of Trade 283.10 170 165 147 154 270 Million BND [+]
Exports 548.40 606 575 574 576 576 Million BND [+]
Imports 265.30 283 285 284 284 284 Million BND [+]
Current Account 835.20 396 364 336 310 109 BND Million [+]
Current Account to GDP 6.50 13.38 12.55 11.73 10.9 11.25 percent [+]
Tourist Arrivals 218213.00 211000 204000 198000 203000 198000 [+]
Crude Oil Production 113.00 116 116 116 116 116 BBL/D/1K [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 719.50 932 938 944 939 925 BND Million [+]
GOVERNMENT Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
Government Debt to GDP 2.30 2.2 2.24 2.28 2.31 2.8 percent [+]
Government Budget -14.00 -11.85 -10.14 -8.44 -6.74 1.75 percent of GDP [+]
Government Spending 1124.00 270 287 159 -214 -2006 BND Million [+]
Military Expenditure 460.10 469 455 440 440 450 USD Million [+]
BUSINESS Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
Ease of Doing Business 72.00 80.29 82.55 83.67 84.8 82.83 [+]
Changes In Inventories 10.10 10.37 10.5 10.63 10.75 12.14 BND Million [+]
Competitiveness Index 4.35 4.45 4.45 4.45 4.45 4.13 Points [+]
Competitiveness Rank 58.00 54.79 54.79 54.79 54.79 68.7 [+]
Corruption Index 60.00 54.96 54.12 53.28 52.43 55.01 Points [+]
Corruption Rank 38.00 41.24 41.19 41.14 41.09 41.05 [+]
CONSUMER Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
Consumer Spending 848.20 830 830 830 830 830 BND Million [+]
TAXES Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
Personal Income Tax Rate 0.00 0 0 0 0 0 percent [+]
Corporate Tax Rate 18.50 18.5 18.5 18.5 18.5 18.5 percent [+]





Economic Forecasts for Brunei including a long-term outlook for the next decades, plus medium-term expectations for the next four quarters and short-term market predictions for the next release affecting the Brunei economy. 12/11/2016