Brunei | Economic Forecasts | 2016-2020 Outlook

MARKETS Actual Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 2020
Currency 1.43 1.48 1.49 1.51 1.52 1.74 [+]
GDP Actual Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 2020
GDP Annual Growth Rate -3.80 2.3 2.5 2.8 3.1 3.3 percent [+]
GDP 12.90 18.7 18.7 15.95 19 15.6 USD Billion [+]
GDP per capita 32226.10 29000 29100 29100 29100 30200 USD [+]
GDP per capita PPP 73604.88 64611 64544 64544 64510 68783 USD [+]
Gdp Constant Prices 4496.00 4700 4638 4637 4678 4679 BND Million [+]
GDP From Agriculture 39.20 36.37 37.13 37.88 37.69 37.35 BND Million [+]
GDP From Construction 148.10 90.99 101 138 133 123 BND Million [+]
GDP From Mining 2887.10 2570 2463 2314 2171 2345 BND Million [+]
GDP From Public Administration 494.20 537 537 537 537 537 BND Million [+]
GDP From Services 1654.60 1735 1703 1658 1755 1682 BND Million [+]
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 1536.10 1489 1487 1487 1487 1487 BND Million [+]
LABOUR Actual Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 2020
Unemployment Rate 6.90 6.3 6.3 6.2 6 5.8 percent [+]
Population 0.42 0.41 0.41 0.42 0.42 0.44 Million [+]
Unemployed Persons 10073.00 9917 9901 9912 9902 9907 [+]
PRICES Actual Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 2020
Inflation Rate -0.80 0.3 0.5 0.8 1 1.3 percent [+]
Food Inflation -1.50 -1.44 -1.45 -1.45 -1.45 -1.45 percent [+]
Consumer Price Index Cpi 99.40 99.19 99.2 99.19 99.2 99.22 Index Points [+]
MONEY Actual Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 2020
Interest Rate 5.50 5.5 5.5 5.5 5.5 5.5 percent [+]
Deposit Interest Rate 0.30 0.32 0.32 0.32 0.32 0.42 percent [+]
Banks Balance Sheet 18985.00 19110 19069 19038 19012 18870 BND Million [+]
Money Supply M0 1369.20 1235 1204 1176 1151 888 BND Million [+]
Money Supply M1 4530.00 4566 4569 4570 4571 4571 BND Million [+]
Money Supply M2 14220.00 14309 14307 14307 14306 14307 BND Million [+]
TRADE Actual Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 2020
Balance of Trade 246.20 165 147 154 181 270 Million BND [+]
Exports 545.00 504 504 507 506 506 Million BND [+]
Imports 299.30 298 298 298 298 298 Million BND [+]
Current Account 835.20 507 489 472 456 301 BND Million [+]
Current Account to GDP 6.50 22.54 19.49 16.44 13.38 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 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 2020
Government Debt to GDP 2.80 2.72 2.79 2.87 2.94 2.8 percent [+]
Government Budget -14.00 -9.96 -10.59 -11.22 -11.85 1.75 percent of GDP [+]
Government Spending 952.10 1125 916 982 1201 1204 BND Million [+]
Military Expenditure 460.10 469 455 440 440 450 USD Million [+]
BUSINESS Actual Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 2020
Ease of Doing Business 72.00 81.42 82.55 83.67 84.8 82.83 [+]
Changes In Inventories 10.20 10.27 10.32 10.37 10.41 10.64 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 56.5 55.99 55.47 54.96 55.01 Points [+]
Corruption Rank 38.00 40.87 41 41.12 41.24 41.05 [+]
CONSUMER Actual Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 2020
Consumer Spending 887.10 837 811 858 828 832 BND Million [+]
TAXES Actual Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 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. 1/17/2017