Congo | Economic Indicators

Markets Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Currency 923.70 921.80 907.50 2014-04-18 Daily [+]
GDP Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
GDP 17.87 15.64 8.13 USD Billion 2012-12-31 Yearly [+]
GDP Annual Growth Rate 8.10 7.20 0.52 percent 2013-12-31 Yearly [+]
GDP per capita 164.51 157.80 301.62 USD 2012-12-31 Yearly [+]
GDP per capita PPP 363.87 349.01 482.48 USD 2012-12-31 Yearly [+]
Labour Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Population 73.42 63.93 34.57 Million 2012-12-31 Yearly [+]
Unemployment Rate 46.30 49.10 52.09 Percent 2013-12-31 Yearly [+]
Prices Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Inflation Rate 1.21 1.85 37.43 percent 2014-02-28 Monthly [+]
Money Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Interest Rate 2.00 2.00 27.99 percent 2014-03-31 Monthly [+]
Trade Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Current Account -2451.30 -1696.30 -828.28 USD Million 2013-12-31 Yearly [+]
Balance of Trade 101.50 178.50 63.30 USD Million 2013-12-31 Yearly [+]
Current Account to GDP -4.40 -10.30 -5.72 Percent 2012-12-31 Yearly [+]
Exports 9488.70 8534.20 4898.15 USD Million 2013-12-31 Yearly [+]
Imports 9488.70 8355.70 4842.66 USD Million 2013-12-31 Yearly [+]
Government Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Government Debt To GDP 47.00 33.70 150.82 Percent 2011-12-31 Yearly [+]
Government Budget -6.30 1.20 -3.12 Percent of GDP 2011-12-31 Yearly [+]
Credit Rating 15.00 Monthly [+]
Business Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Industrial Production 2.16 1.63 1.43 percent 2010-12-31 Yearly [+]
Taxes Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Corporate Tax Rate 35.00 40.00 38.75 percent 2013-01-01 Yearly [+]
Personal Income Tax Rate 30.00 30.00 percent 2014-01-01 Yearly [+]
Sales Tax Rate 13.00 13.00 Percent 2014-01-01 Yearly [+]





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Congo Interest Rate at 2.00 percent  
The benchmark interest rate in Congo was last recorded at 2 percent. Interest Rate in Congo is reported by the Banque Centrale du Congo.
Congo Personal Income Tax Rate at 30.00 percent  
The Personal Income Tax Rate in Congo stands at 30 percent. Personal Income Tax Rate in Congo is reported by the DRC Tax Authority.
Congo Inflation Rate at 1.21 percent  
The inflation rate in Congo was recorded at 1.21 percent in February of 2014. Inflation Rate in Congo is reported by the Banque Centrale du Congo.
Congo Corporate Tax Rate at 35.00 percent  
The Corporate Tax Rate in Congo stands at 35 percent. Corporate Tax Rate in Congo is reported by the DRC Tax Authority.
Congo Sales Tax Rate | VAT at 13.00 Percent  
The Sales Tax Rate in Congo stands at 13 percent. Sales Tax Rate in Congo is reported by the DRC Tax Authority.
Congo Balance of Trade at 101.50 USD Million  
Congo recorded a trade surplus of 101.50 USD Million in 2013. Balance of Trade in Congo is reported by the Banque Centrale du Congo.
Congo Current Account at -2451.30 USD Million  
Congo recorded a Current Account deficit of 2451.30 USD Million in 2013. Current Account in Congo is reported by the Banque Centrale du Congo.
Congo Imports at 9488.70 USD Million  
Imports in Congo is projected to increase to 9488.70 USD Million in 2013 from 8355.70 USD Million in 2012. Imports in Congo is reported by the Banque Centrale du Congo.
Congo Exports at 9488.70 USD Million  
Exports in Congo is projected to increase to 9488.70 USD Million in 2013 from 8534.20 USD Million in 2012. Exports in Congo is reported by the Banque Centrale du Congo.
Congo GDP Annual Growth Rate at 8.10 percent  
The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Congo is expected to expand 8.10 percent in 2013 from the previous year. GDP Annual Growth Rate in Congo is reported by the Banque Centrale du Congo.
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This page includes a list of indicators for Congo. Congo | Economic Indicators - provides data from several countries including actual values, consensus figures, forecasts, historical time series and news. 4/19/2014