Gambia | Economic Forecasts | 2016-2020 Outlook

MARKETS Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
Currency 39.69 42.77 43.2 43.62 44.04 50.82 [+]
GDP Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
GDP Annual Growth Rate 4.70 5.26 5.6 5.6 5.6 4.59 percent [+]
GDP 0.85 0.83 0.83 0.82 0.82 0.8 USD Billion [+]
GDP per capita 528.79 537 537 537 538 536 USD [+]
GDP per capita PPP 1555.53 1572 1574 1577 1579 1589 USD [+]
LABOUR Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
Unemployment Rate 29.80 38.33 41.33 44.33 47.33 15 percent [+]
Population 1.99 2.03 2.04 2.05 2.06 2.13 Million [+]
PRICES Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
Inflation Rate 7.43 7.37 7.08 6.9 7.47 6.78 percent [+]
Food Inflation 8.46 8.42 8.42 8.42 8.42 8.42 percent [+]
MONEY Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
Interest Rate 23.00 23 23 22 22 17 percent [+]
Deposit Interest Rate 16.51 16.38 15.94 15.51 15.07 15.24 percent [+]
TRADE Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
Balance of Trade -2344.80 -1944 -1889 -1972 -1736 -1816 million GMD [+]
Exports 960.10 928 922 920 920 921 million GMD [+]
Imports 3304.90 2905 2788 2979 2696 2817 million GMD [+]
Current Account -1631.53 -1111 -1076 -1093 -1162 -1153 Dalasi Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -20.00 -7.85 -8.9 -8.9 -24.02 -6.35 percent [+]
Terrorism Index 0.00 0 0 0 0 0 [+]
GOVERNMENT Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
Government Debt to GDP 50.70 59.02 60.74 62.47 64.19 71.75 percent [+]
Government Budget -6.50 -6.93 -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 Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
Ease of Doing Business 145.00 148 149 150 150 149 [+]
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 27 34.76 28.41 Points [+]
Corruption Rank 123.00 108 106 105 103 121 [+]
TAXES Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 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. 12/7/2016