Congo | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 922 Jul/15 922 505 : 930
GDP Last Reference Previous Range
GDP 32.96 USD Billion Dec/14 30.63 2.88 : 32.96
GDP Annual Growth Rate 9.5 percent Dec/14 8.7 -26.1 : 9.7
GDP per capita 306 USD Dec/14 288 202 : 824
GDP per capita PPP 768 USD Dec/14 724 506 : 1270
Labour Last Reference Previous Range
Unemployment Rate 46.1 percent Dec/13 49.1 45.4 : 66.9
Population 69.36 Million Dec/14 67.51 15.25 : 69.36
Prices Last Reference Previous Range
Inflation Rate 1.45 percent May/15 1.47 1.35 : 511
Food Inflation 1.65 percent Apr/15 1.95 -24.25 : 23.17
Money Last Reference Previous Range
Interest Rate 2 percent Jun/15 2 2 : 70
Foreign Exchange Reserves 3306 USD Million May/15 3235 2774 : 4598
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade 1002 USD Million Dec/14 943 -578 : 1002
Exports 12982 USD Million Dec/14 10905 880 : 12982
Imports 11980 USD Million Dec/14 1001 773 : 11980
Current Account -2920 USD Million Dec/14 -2922 -2922 : 0.9
Current Account to GDP -8.4 percent Dec/14 -10.2 -17 : 5.1
Gold Reserves 0.35 Tonnes Dec/08 0.35 0.35 : 0.35
Crude Oil Production 20 BBL/D/1K Mar/15 20 19 : 30
Government Last Reference Previous Range
Government Budget -3.7 percent of GDP Dec/14 -1.7 -14.37 : 1.2
Government Debt to GDP 19.7 percent Dec/14 18.9 18.9 : 237
Credit Rating 15 :
Business Last Reference Previous Range
Industrial Production 2.8 percent Dec/12 1.8 -16.25 : 8.9
Corruption Index 22 Points Dec/14 22 17 : 22
Corruption Rank 154 Dec/14 154 133 : 171
Taxes Last Reference Previous Range
Corporate Tax Rate 35 percent Dec/15 35 35 : 40
Personal Income Tax Rate 30 percent Dec/15 30 30 : 30
Sales Tax Rate 16 percent Dec/15 13 13 : 16
Social Security Rate 12.5 percent Dec/15 12.5 12.5 : 12.5
Social Security Rate For Companies 9 percent Dec/15 9 9 : 9
Social Security Rate For Employees 3.5 percent Dec/15 3.5 3.5 : 3.5




Economic Indicators for Congo including actual values, historical data charts, an economic calendar, time-series statistics, business news, long term forecasts and short-term predictions for Congo economy. 7/29/2015