Gabon | Economic Forecasts | 2016-2020 Outlook

MARKETS Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
Currency 608.34 622 628 634 641 739 [+]
GDP Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
GDP Annual Growth Rate 4.20 4.62 5.32 5.12 5.3 5.5 percent [+]
GDP 14.34 14.28 14.47 14.65 14.83 14.02 USD Billion [+]
GDP per capita 10735.79 10883 10929 10975 11020 11745 USD [+]
GDP per capita PPP 18831.90 18888 18891 18893 18896 18827 USD [+]
LABOUR Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
Unemployment Rate 20.30 21.76 22 22.24 22.49 24.25 percent [+]
Population 1.73 1.76 1.77 1.78 1.79 1.92 Million [+]
PRICES Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
Inflation Rate 2.09 0.9 1.05 1.23 2.76 2.8 percent [+]
Cpi Transportation 132.40 131 131 131 131 131 Index Points [+]
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 2.60 2.64 2.63 2.62 2.61 2.65 percent [+]
TRADE Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
Balance of Trade 3711.95 3414 3355 3297 3238 3368 FCFA Million [+]
Exports 6168.03 6883 6935 6987 7039 8731 FCFA Million [+]
Imports 2456.08 2581 2630 2679 2729 3373 FCFA Million [+]
Current Account 341.00 525 538 550 563 935 FCFA Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -8.10 -3.22 -2.05 -0.88 0.28 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 Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
Government Debt to GDP 34.10 33.1 33.14 33.18 33.23 36.31 percent [+]
Government Budget -2.10 -0.69 -0.35 -0.02 0.31 -0.16 percent of GDP [+]
Military Expenditure 202.50 204 205 206 205 205 USD Million [+]
BUSINESS Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 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 31.81 31.69 31.56 31.43 32.05 Points [+]
Corruption Rank 99.00 101 100 99.23 98.41 96.02 [+]
Ease of Doing Business 164.00 163 163 163 163 163 [+]
TAXES Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 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. 12/8/2016