Gambia | Economic Forecasts | 2016-2020 Outlook

MARKETS Actual Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 2020
Currency 43.55 43.02 43.45 43.87 44.29 50.62 [+]
GDP Actual Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 2020
GDP Annual Growth Rate 4.70 5.6 5.6 5.6 5.6 4.59 percent [+]
GDP 0.94 0.87 0.85 0.84 0.83 0.8 USD Billion [+]
GDP per capita 536.28 534 535 536 537 536 USD [+]
GDP per capita PPP 1557.57 1579 1577 1574 1572 1589 USD [+]
LABOUR Actual Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 2020
Unemployment Rate 29.80 36.39 37.04 37.68 38.33 15 percent [+]
Population 1.99 1.99 2 2.02 2.03 2.13 Million [+]
PRICES Actual Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 2020
Inflation Rate 7.43 7.08 6.9 7.47 6.48 6.78 percent [+]
Food Inflation 8.46 8.42 8.42 8.42 8.42 8.42 percent [+]
MONEY Actual Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 2020
Interest Rate 23.00 23 22 22 22 17 percent [+]
Deposit Interest Rate 16.51 15.34 15.69 16.03 16.38 15.24 percent [+]
TRADE Actual Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 2020
Balance of Trade -2344.80 -1889 -1972 -1736 -1851 -1816 million GMD [+]
Exports 960.10 922 920 920 921 921 million GMD [+]
Imports 3304.90 2788 2979 2696 2848 2817 million GMD [+]
Current Account -1631.53 -1111 -1076 -1093 -1162 -1153 Dalasi Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -20.00 -8.9 -8.9 -18.66 -20.75 -6.35 percent [+]
Terrorism Index 0.00 0 0 0 0 0 [+]
GOVERNMENT Actual Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 2020
Government Debt to GDP 50.70 61.13 60.43 59.72 59.02 71.75 percent [+]
Government Budget -6.50 -7.51 -8.1 -8.69 -9.27 -8.68 percent of GDP [+]
Military Expenditure 13.30 13.32 13.58 13.84 14.14 16.91 USD Million [+]
BUSINESS Actual Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 2020
Ease of Doing Business 145.00 149 149 150 150 149 [+]
Competitiveness Index 3.47 3.52 3.52 3.52 3.52 3.85 Points [+]
Competitiveness Rank 123.00 125 125 125 125 95.2 [+]
Corruption Index 28.00 27 27 32.68 34.84 28.41 Points [+]
Corruption Rank 145.00 118 114 111 108 121 [+]
TAXES Actual Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 2020
Sales Tax Rate 15.00 15 15 15 15 15 percent [+]





Economic Forecasts for Gambia 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 Gambia economy. 2/22/2017