Wednesday April 26 2017
Namibia Foreign Exchange Reserves at 22710.73 NAD Million


Foreign Exchange Reserves in Namibia decreased to 22710.73 NAD Million in February from 24631.30 NAD Million in January of 2017.





Wednesday April 19 2017
Namibia Inflation Rate at 7.00 percent


Consumer prices in Namibia increased 7 percent year-on-year in March of 2017, down from 7.8 percent in February. It is the lowest inflation rate in six months as prices rose at a slower pace for housing and utilities (9.6 percent from 9.4 percent); food (7.3 percent from 11.3 percent); alcohol and tobacco (4.4 percent from 5.4 percent); furnishings and household equipment (7.4 percent from 8.5 percent) and miscellaneous goods and services (6.8 percent from 6.5 percent). In contrast, transport prices increased faster (6.5 percent from 4.7 percent). On a monthly basis, consumer prices edged up 0.1 percent, after rising 0.2 percent in February.





Wednesday April 19 2017
Namibia Consumer Price Index (CPI) at 126.43 Index Points


Consumer Price Index CPI in Namibia increased to 126.43 Index Points in March from 126.29 Index Points in February of 2017.





Wednesday April 19 2017
Namibia Cpi Transportation at 117.11 Index Points


The transportation sub-index of the CPI basket in Namibia increased to 117.11 Index Points in March of 2017 from 115.45 Index Points in February of 2017.





Wednesday April 19 2017
Namibia Food Inflation at 7.30 percent


Cost of food in Namibia increased 7.30 percent in March of 2017 over the same month in the previous year.





Wednesday April 19 2017
Namibia Inflation Rate MoM at 0.12 percent


The Consumer Price Index in Namibia increased 0.12 percent in March of 2017 over the previous month.





Tuesday April 18 2017
Namibia Interest Rate at 7.00 percent


The Bank of Namibia kept its benchmark repo rate unchanged at 7 percent on April 12th, 2017, saying the current policy stance was appropriate to support economic growth, while maintaining the one-to-one link between the Namibia dollar and the South African rand. Policymakers also said downside risks to the global growth outlook remained, due to shifts towards protectionism by the US, slower growth in China, geopolitical risks, weak banks balance sheet in the Euro Area, as well as high inflation in some emerging economies. Namibia's annual inflation slowed to 7.8 percent in February after hitting a seven-year high of 8.2 percent in January. Still, the inflation remained high compared with an average of 6.7 percent in 2016.





Monday April 17 2017
Namibia Changes in Inventories at -131.00 NAD Million


The stocks of goods held by firms in Namibia decreased by 131 NAD Million in 2016.





Monday April 17 2017
Namibia Consumer Spending at 86629.00 NAD Million


Consumer Spending in Namibia increased to 86629 NAD Million in 2016 from 81875 NAD Million in 2015.





Monday April 17 2017
Namibia Government Spending at 27999.00 NAD Million


Government Spending in Namibia decreased to 27999 NAD Million in 2016 from 28459 NAD Million in 2015.