Cameroon GDP Annual Growth Rate

The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Cameroon expanded 6.10 percent in the third quarter of 2013 over the same quarter of the previous year. GDP Annual Growth Rate in Cameroon is reported by the Institut National de la Statistique du Cameroun. GDP Annual Growth Rate in Cameroon averaged 3.88 Percent from 2003 until 2013, reaching an all time high of 6.40 Percent in the first quarter of 2012 and a record low of 1.90 Percent in the fourth quarter of 2009. Cameroon is a commodity dependent economy with oil accounting for over 50 percent of total exports. Yet, agriculture employs more than 50 percent of its workforce. In spite of the rising oil revenues and foreign financial assistance Cameroon’s society is still marked by poverty, corruption and lack of order. This page provides - Cameroon GDP Annual Growth Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. 2014-04-20

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Dates Unit Frequency
6.10 5.20 6.40 1.90 6.04 | 2014/06 2003 - 2013 Percent Quarterly

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Cameroon GDP Annual Growth Rate
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GDP Last Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Unit
Gdp Growth Rate 2.00 2013-09-30 2.10 2.10 -0.30 2.87 2014-06-30 Percent [+]
GDP 24.98 2012-12-31 25.46 25.46 0.62 26.45 2014-06-30 USD Billion [+]
GDP Annual Growth Rate 6.10 2013-09-30 5.20 6.40 1.90 6.04 2014-06-30 Percent [+]
GDP per capita 960.60 2012-12-31 941.00 1356.10 640.70 993.60 2014-06-30 USD [+]
GDP per capita PPP 2018.46 2012-12-31 1977.36 2849.70 1646.66 2087.56 2014-06-30 USD [+]
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GDP Annual Growth Rate | Notes
The annual growth rate in Gross Domestic Product measures the increase in value of the goods and services produced by an economy over the period of a year. Therefore, unlike the commonly used quarterly GDP growth rate the annual GDP growth rate takes into account a full year of economic activity, thus avoiding the need to make any type of seasonal adjustment.


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Cameroon Interest Rate at 3.25 Percent  
The benchmark interest rate in Cameroon was last recorded at 3.25 percent. Interest Rate in Cameroon is reported by the Bank of Central African States.
Cameroon Personal Income Tax Rate at 35.00 percent  
The Personal Income Tax Rate in Cameroon stands at 35 percent. Personal Income Tax Rate in Cameroon is reported by the Ministry of Finance.
Cameroon Corporate Tax Rate at 38.50 percent  
The Corporate Tax Rate in Cameroon stands at 38.50 percent. Corporate Tax Rate in Cameroon is reported by the General Direction of Taxes.
Cameroon Balance of Trade at -241.00 CFA Franc Billion  
Cameroon recorded a trade deficit of 241 CFA Franc Billion in the second quarter of 2012. Balance of Trade in Cameroon is reported by the Institut National de la Statistique du Cameroun.
Cameroon Current Account at -830.80 FCFA Billion  
Cameroon recorded a Current Account deficit of 830.80 FCFA Billion in 2009. Current Account in Cameroon is reported by the Institut National de la Statistique du Cameroun.
Cameroon Inflation Rate at 1.60 Percent  
The inflation rate in Cameroon was recorded at 1.60 percent in December of 2013. Inflation Rate in Cameroon is reported by the Institut National de la Statistique du Cameroun.
Cameroon Gdp Growth Rate at 2.00 Percent  
The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Cameroon expanded 2 percent in the third quarter of 2013 over the previous quarter. Gdp Growth Rate in Cameroon is reported by the Institut National de la Statistique du Cameroun.
Cameroon GDP Annual Growth Rate at 6.10 Percent  
The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Cameroon expanded 6.10 percent in the third quarter of 2013 over the same quarter of the previous year. GDP Annual Growth Rate in Cameroon is reported by the Institut National de la Statistique du Cameroun.
Cameroon Government Budget at -3.50 Percent of GDP  
Cameroon recorded a Government Budget deficit equal to 3.50 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2012. Government Budget in Cameroon is reported by the Bank of Central African States.
Cameroon Industrial Production at -6.55 Percent  
Industrial Production in Cameroon decreased 6.55 percent in the fourth quarter of 2012 over the same quarter in the previous year. Industrial Production in Cameroon is reported by the Institut National de la Statistique du Cameroun.
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