Malawi | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 440 Jul/15 441 4.15 : 492
GDP Last Reference Previous Range
GDP 4.26 USD Billion Dec/14 3.88 0.16 : 5.63
GDP Annual Growth Rate 6 percent Dec/14 5.4 -10 : 16.7
GDP per capita 272 USD Dec/14 265 141 : 272
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 159734 MWK Million Dec/10 144201 28646 : 213674
GDP per capita PPP 778 USD Dec/14 755 605 : 840
GDP Constant Prices 1094492 MWK Million Dec/14 1032107 617531 : 1094492
Labour Last Reference Previous Range
Unemployment Rate 6.6 percent Dec/13 3 3 : 7
Population 16.83 Million Dec/15 16.36 3.53 : 16.83
Prices Last Reference Previous Range
Inflation Rate 19.5 percent May/15 18.8 6.3 : 37.9
Consumer Price Index CPI 186 Index Points May/15 187 117 : 472
Food Inflation 21.4 percent May/15 18.1 2 : 113
Money Last Reference Previous Range
Interest Rate 25 percent May/15 25 13 : 75.53
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade -59410 MWK Million Jun/14 -44772 -74146 : 4926
Exports 36921 MWK Million Jun/14 44100 618 : 69251
Imports 96331 MWK Million Jun/14 88872 1056 : 105709
Current Account -1124 USD Million Dec/14 -1352 -1352 : -4.38
Current Account to GDP -19.2 percent Dec/14 -18.4 -25.1 : -0.25
Gold Reserves 0.4 Tonnes Mar/15 0.4 0.4 : 0.4
Capital Flows 1266 USD Million Dec/14 1013 87.58 : 1485
Foreign Direct Investment 694 USD Million Dec/14 626 -52.3 : 1128
Government Last Reference Previous Range
Government Budget -4.3 percent of GDP Dec/14 -0.2 -7.9 : 0.1
Government Debt to GDP 18 percent Dec/14 25.5 14.6 : 120
Government Spending 95281 MWK Million Dec/10 107993 27174 : 107993
Credit Rating 15 :
Business Last Reference Previous Range
Industrial Production -10.5 percent Dec/12 -23.98 -20 : 55.19
Competitiveness Index 3.25 Points Dec/15 3.32 3.25 : 3.58
Competitiveness Rank 132 Dec/15 136 117 : 136
Corruption Index 33 Points Dec/14 37 27 : 41
Corruption Rank 110 Dec/14 91 43 : 118
Ease of Doing Business 164 Dec/14 171 131 : 171
Taxes Last Reference Previous Range
Corporate Tax Rate 30 percent Dec/15 30 30 : 30
Personal Income Tax Rate 30 percent Dec/15 30 30 : 30
Sales Tax Rate 16.5 percent Dec/15 16.5 16.5 : 16.5




Economic Indicators for Malawi including actual values, historical data charts, an economic calendar, time-series statistics, business news, long term forecasts and short-term predictions for Malawi economy. 7/7/2015