Central African Republic | Economic Forecasts | 2016-2020 Outlook

MARKETS Actual Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 2020
Currency 603.39 629 635 641 654 747 [+]
GDP Actual Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 2020
GDP Annual Growth Rate 4.90 3.6 3.8 3.4 6.1 6.6 percent [+]
GDP 1.58 1.45 1.35 1.24 1.9 1.96 USD Billion [+]
GDP per capita 292.16 280 284 288 292 226 USD [+]
GDP per capita PPP 581.14 605 611 617 624 597 USD [+]
LABOUR Actual Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 2020
Unemployment Rate 7.60 7.1 7.1 7.07 6.65 6.99 percent [+]
Population 4.90 4.91 4.94 4.96 4.99 5.37 million [+]
PRICES Actual Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 2020
Inflation Rate 38.04 37.1 37 36.8 36.5 17.5 percent [+]
MONEY Actual Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 2020
Interest Rate 2.45 2.45 2.45 2.45 2.45 2.3 percent [+]
Deposit Interest Rate 2.45 2.55 2.49 2.44 2.39 2.36 percent [+]
TRADE Actual Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 2020
Balance of Trade -29.80 -30.21 -30.31 -30.15 -30.12 -30.19 CFA Franc Billion [+]
Exports 4.10 6.74 6.75 6.75 6.76 6.74 CFA Franc Billion [+]
Imports 33.90 30.32 32.44 30.32 32.44 32.43 CFA Franc Billion [+]
Current Account -25.90 -43.49 -42.3 -41.11 -39.92 -20.15 CFA Franc Billion [+]
Current Account to GDP -11.50 -8.26 -8.24 -8.22 -8.21 -9.25 percent [+]
Gold Reserves 0.35 0.35 0.35 0.35 0.35 0.35 Tonnes [+]
Terrorism Index 6.52 7 6.67 6.35 6.02 5.92 [+]
GOVERNMENT Actual Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 2020
Government Debt to GDP 41.83 46.78 38.46 30.15 21.83 35.08 percent [+]
Government Budget -3.30 0.49 0.15 -0.18 -0.52 0.2 percent of GDP [+]
BUSINESS Actual Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 2020
Ease of Doing Business 185.00 186 186 186 186 186 [+]
Corruption Index 20.00 20 20 20 20 24 Points [+]
Corruption Rank 159.00 151 151 152 153 151 [+]
TAXES Actual Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 2020
Sales Tax Rate 19.00 19 19 19 19 19 percent [+]





Economic Forecasts for Central African Republic 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 Central African Republic economy. 3/27/2017