Gabon | Economic Forecasts | 2016-2020 Outlook

MARKETS Actual Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 2020
Currency 613.80 643 650 656 662 757 [+]
GDP Actual Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 2020
GDP Annual Growth Rate 4.20 5.32 5.12 5.3 5.2 5.5 percent [+]
GDP 14.26 16.47 15.74 15.01 14.28 14.02 USD Billion [+]
GDP per capita 10751.93 10665 10738 10811 10883 11745 USD [+]
GDP per capita PPP 18860.21 18679 18749 18818 18888 18827 USD [+]
LABOUR Actual Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 2020
Unemployment Rate 20.30 20.62 21 21.38 21.76 24.25 percent [+]
Population 1.73 1.74 1.74 1.75 1.76 1.92 Million [+]
PRICES Actual Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 2020
Inflation Rate 2.09 1.05 1.23 2.76 2.39 2.8 percent [+]
Cpi Transportation 132.40 131 131 131 131 131 Index Points [+]
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 2.57 2.52 2.47 2.42 2.47 percent [+]
TRADE Actual Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 2020
Balance of Trade 3711.95 3698 3604 3509 3414 3368 FCFA Million [+]
Exports 6168.03 6142 6389 6636 6883 8731 FCFA Million [+]
Imports 2456.08 2313 2402 2491 2581 3373 FCFA Million [+]
Current Account 341.00 491 502 514 525 935 FCFA Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -8.10 4.9 2.19 -0.51 -3.22 0.46 percent [+]
Gold Reserves 0.40 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 Tonnes [+]
Crude Oil Production 210.00 209 209 209 209 209 BBL/D/1K [+]
Terrorism Index 0.00 0 0 0 0 0 [+]
GOVERNMENT Actual Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 2020
Government Debt to GDP 34.10 27.9 29.63 31.37 33.1 36.31 percent [+]
Government Budget -2.10 0.25 -0.06 -0.38 -0.69 -0.16 percent of GDP [+]
Military Expenditure 202.50 204 205 206 205 205 USD Million [+]
BUSINESS Actual Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 2020
Competitiveness Index 3.79 3.76 3.76 3.76 3.76 3.77 Points [+]
Competitiveness Rank 108.00 108 108 108 108 105 [+]
Corruption Index 34.00 33.83 33.16 32.48 31.81 32.05 Points [+]
Corruption Rank 99.00 94.97 96.93 98.89 101 96.02 [+]
Ease of Doing Business 164.00 163 163 163 163 163 [+]
TAXES Actual Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 2020
Corporate Tax Rate 35.00 35 35 35 35 35 percent [+]
Personal Income Tax Rate 35.00 35 35 35 35 35 percent [+]
Sales Tax Rate 18.00 18 18 18 18 18 percent [+]
Social Security Rate 18.50 18.5 18.5 18.5 18.5 18.5 percent [+]
Social Security Rate For Companies 16.00 16 16 16 16 16 percent [+]
Social Security Rate For Employees 2.50 2.5 2.5 2.5 2.5 2.5 percent [+]





Economic Forecasts for Gabon 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 Gabon economy. 1/22/2017