Burundi | Economic Forecasts | 2017-2020 Outlook

This page has economic forecasts for Burundi 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 Burundi economy.

MARKETS Actual Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 Q1/18 2020
Currency 1681.66 1710 1730 1780 1760 2030 [+]
GDP Actual Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 Q1/18 2020
GDP Annual Growth Rate -0.50 1.8 1.7 2.5 3 4.8 percent [+]
GDP 3.09 3.26 3.26 3.72 3.32 4.3 USD Billion [+]
GDP per capita 206.71 213 208 203 202 197 USD [+]
GDP per capita PPP 682.94 696 674 653 647 609 USD [+]
LABOUR Actual Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 Q1/18 2020
Unemployment Rate 7.70 6.1 3.89 5.88 1.86 6.72 percent [+]
Population 11.18 11.4 11.7 12 12.21 15.18 Million [+]
PRICES Actual Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 Q1/18 2020
Inflation Rate 21.10 15 14 13 12 9 percent [+]
Food Inflation 34.10 28.02 27.05 28.97 28.65 28.58 percent [+]
Consumer Price Index Cpi 115.90 114 114 114 114 114 index points [+]
Cpi Transportation 104.50 104 104 104 104 104 Index Points [+]
MONEY Actual Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 Q1/18 2020
Interest Rate 7.17 6.1 6 5.9 5.8 5.5 percent [+]
Money Supply M0 460020.40 370012 425615 383920 419489 401175 BIF Million [+]
Deposit Interest Rate 4.00 4.46 4.36 4.27 4.52 4.77 percent [+]
Money Supply M1 637000.80 645912 647455 649735 651394 664404 BIF Million [+]
Money Supply M2 1039393.90 1059072 1073969 1090766 1106997 1287044 BIF Million [+]
Money Supply M3 1072990.60 1093756 1101008 1107976 1114688 1173489 BIF Million [+]
Foreign Exchange Reserves 161011.00 160655 160900 161323 161426 161307 BIF Million [+]
TRADE Actual Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 Q1/18 2020
Balance of Trade -80703.95 -84306 -83187 -83923 -83662 -83707 BIF Million [+]
Exports 12525.20 11590 12287 12500 12446 12398 BIF Million [+]
Imports 93229.13 96898 95834 96516 96245 96302 BIF Million [+]
Current Account -371.20 -375 -394 -412 -412 -484 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -4.50 -16.53 -7.15 -5.95 -5.65 -3.35 percent [+]
Gold Reserves 0.03 0.03 0.03 0.03 0.03 0.03 Tonnes [+]
Terrorism Index 5.42 4.55 4.79 5.03 5.04 4.42 [+]
GOVERNMENT Actual Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 Q1/18 2020
Government Debt to GDP 15.20 15.26 15.51 15.75 15.9 17.37 percent [+]
Government Budget 9.00 -1.86 2.17 6.21 7.56 7.7 percent of GDP [+]
Military Expenditure 62.60 63.55 63.34 63.13 63.22 65.28 USD Million [+]
BUSINESS Actual Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 Q1/18 2020
Industrial Production -6.90 2.59 1.99 2.35 2.24 2.26 percent [+]
Ease of Doing Business 157.00 156 157 157 157 157 [+]
Competitiveness Index 3.06 3.01 3.01 3.01 3.04 3.04 Points [+]
Competitiveness Rank 135.00 136 136 136 130 131 [+]
Corruption Index 20.00 21 21 21 20 20 Points [+]
Corruption Rank 159.00 154 158 161 161 161 [+]
TAXES Actual Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 Q1/18 2020
Sales Tax Rate 18.00 18 18 18 18 18 percent [+]