Lesotho | Economic Indicators

Markets Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Currency 10.57 10.54 6.38 2014-04-16 Daily [+]
GDP Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
GDP 2.45 2.53 0.61 USD Billion 2012-12-31 Yearly [+]
GDP Annual Growth Rate 4.00 3.10 4.77 Percent 2012-12-31 Yearly [+]
GDP per capita 928.54 902.83 489.12 USD 2012-12-31 Yearly [+]
GDP per capita PPP 1691.89 1645.05 1106.54 USD 2012-12-31 Yearly [+]
Labour Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Population 2.05 2.03 1.47 Million 2012-12-31 Yearly [+]
Unemployment Rate 25.30 27.30 30.63 Percent 2008-12-31 Yearly [+]
Prices Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Inflation Rate 5.70 5.27 8.34 Percent 2014-02-15 Monthly [+]
Money Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Interest Rate 6.01 5.18 14.16 Percent 2014-03-31 Quarterly [+]
Trade Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Balance of Trade -2202.87 -2197.29 -1472.85 LSL Million 2013-12-31 Quarterly [+]
Current Account 78.30 274.90 -191.34 LSL Million 2013-12-31 Quarterly [+]
Current Account to GDP -18.80 -16.60 -3.86 Percent 2012-12-31 Yearly [+]
Exports 2134.53 2289.90 1413.37 LSL Million 2013-12-31 Quarterly [+]
Imports 4337.40 4487.06 2886.04 LSL Million 2013-12-31 Quarterly [+]
Government Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Government Debt To GDP 44.60 43.50 56.27 Percent of GDP 2012-12-31 Yearly [+]
Government Budget -10.40 -5.00 1.80 Percent of GDP 2012-12-31 Yearly [+]
Credit Rating 15.00 Monthly [+]
Taxes Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Corporate Tax Rate 35.00 35.00 35.00 percent 2013-01-01 Yearly [+]
Personal Income Tax Rate 35.00 35.00 35.00 percent 2013-01-01 Yearly [+]





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Lesotho Balance of Trade at -2202.87 LSL Million  
Lesotho recorded a trade deficit of 2202.87 LSL Million in the fourth quarter of 2013. Balance of Trade in Lesotho is reported by the Central Bank of Lesotho.
Lesotho Exports at 2134.53 LSL Million  
Exports in Lesotho decreased to 2134.53 LSL Million in the fourth quarter of 2013 from 2289.90 LSL Million in the third quarter of 2013. Exports in Lesotho is reported by the Central Bank of Lesotho.
Lesotho Imports at 4337.40 LSL Million  
Imports in Lesotho decreased to 4337.40 LSL Million in the fourth quarter of 2013 from 4487.06 LSL Million in the third quarter of 2013. Imports in Lesotho is reported by the Central Bank of Lesotho.
Lesotho Current Account to GDP at -18.80 Percent  
Lesotho recorded a Current Account deficit of 18.80 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2012. Current Account to GDP in Lesotho is reported by the Central Bank of Lesotho.
Lesotho Current Account at 78.30 LSL Million  
Lesotho recorded a Current Account surplus of 78.30 LSL Million in the fourth quarter of 2013. Current Account in Lesotho is reported by the Central Bank of Lesotho.
Lesotho Inflation Rate at 5.70 Percent  
The inflation rate in Lesotho was recorded at 5.70 percent in February of 2014. Inflation Rate in Lesotho is reported by the Central Bank of Lesotho.
Lesotho Interest Rate at 6.01 Percent  
The benchmark interest rate in Lesotho was last recorded at 6.01 percent. Interest Rate in Lesotho is reported by the Central Bank of Lesotho.
Lesotho Government Budget at -10.40 Percent of GDP  
Lesotho recorded a Government Budget deficit equal to 10.40 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2012. Government Budget in Lesotho is reported by the Central Bank of Lesotho.
Lesotho Personal Income Tax Rate at 35.00 percent  
The Personal Income Tax Rate in Lesotho stands at 35 percent. Personal Income Tax Rate in Lesotho is reported by the Ministry of Finance.
Lesotho Corporate Tax Rate at 35.00 percent  
The Corporate Tax Rate in Lesotho stands at 35 percent. Corporate Tax Rate in Lesotho is reported by the Commissioner of Income Tax.
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