Central African Republic | Economic Forecasts | 2016-2020 Outlook

MARKETS Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
Currency 621.48 622 628 634 641 739 [+]
GDP Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
GDP Annual Growth Rate 4.90 4.2 3.6 3.8 3.4 6.6 percent [+]
GDP 1.50 1.14 1.17 1.19 1.21 1.96 USD Billion [+]
GDP per capita 282.64 292 278 264 249 226 USD [+]
GDP per capita PPP 562.19 493 464 434 404 291 USD [+]
LABOUR Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
Unemployment Rate 7.60 7.1 7.1 7.1 6.38 6.99 percent [+]
Population 4.90 4.99 5.01 5.04 5.06 5.37 million [+]
PRICES Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
Inflation Rate 38.04 37.9 37.1 37 36.8 17.5 percent [+]
MONEY Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
Interest Rate 2.45 2.45 2.45 2.45 2.45 2.3 percent [+]
Deposit Interest Rate 2.45 2.39 2.38 2.37 2.37 2.36 percent [+]
TRADE Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
Balance of Trade -29.80 -29.92 -30.21 -30.31 -30.15 -30.19 CFA Franc Billion [+]
Exports 4.10 6.72 6.74 6.75 6.75 6.74 CFA Franc Billion [+]
Imports 33.90 32.45 30.32 32.44 30.32 32.43 CFA Franc Billion [+]
Current Account -25.90 -39.92 -38.86 -37.81 -36.75 -20.15 CFA Franc Billion [+]
Current Account to GDP -11.50 -8.21 -8.47 -8.73 -8.99 -9.25 percent [+]
Gold Reserves 0.35 0.35 0.35 0.35 0.35 0.35 Tonnes [+]
Terrorism Index 6.52 6.02 6 5.98 5.96 5.92 [+]
GOVERNMENT Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
Government Debt to GDP 41.83 21.83 25.46 29.09 32.72 35.08 percent [+]
Government Budget -3.30 -0.52 -0.38 -0.23 -0.09 0.2 percent of GDP [+]
BUSINESS Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
Ease of Doing Business 185.00 186 186 186 186 186 [+]
Corruption Index 24.00 23.42 23.3 23.18 23.06 22.85 Points [+]
Corruption Rank 145.00 153 151 150 149 151 [+]
TAXES Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 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. 12/9/2016