Nepal | Economic Forecasts | 2016-2020 Outlook

MARKETS Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
Currency 107.70 109 110 111 113 130 [+]
GDP Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
GDP Annual Growth Rate 0.77 1.2 2.9 2.9 2.9 4.5 percent [+]
GDP 20.88 20 20 20 21.93 23.3 USD Billion [+]
GDP per capita 689.81 710 715 720 725 790 USD [+]
GDP per capita PPP 2313.39 2362 2378 2393 2408 2619 USD [+]
GDP Constant Prices 764174.87 762734 763799 764864 765929 768372 Million Rupees [+]
GDP From Agriculture 237764.55 248923 250682 252442 254201 278285 NPR Million [+]
GDP From Construction 41064.41 40141 40116 40090 40065 40027 NPR Million [+]
GDP From Manufacturing 43329.00 43070 43013 42955 42898 42296 NPR Million [+]
GDP From Mining 3022.00 3002 2988 2973 2959 2596 NPR Million [+]
GDP From Public Administration 13848.00 14394 14531 14668 14805 16384 NPR Million [+]
GDP From Services 57373.00 58735 58824 58913 59002 60393 NPR Million [+]
GDP From Transport 76715.00 82073 83160 84248 85335 101225 NPR Million [+]
GDP From Utilities 15111.00 15165 15228 15292 15356 15558 NPR Million [+]
LABOUR Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
Unemployment Rate 3.00 3.7 3.9 3.9 3.9 3.8 percent [+]
Population 28.51 28.85 28.94 29.03 29.12 30.31 Million [+]
PRICES Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
Inflation Rate 6.70 9.3 10.6 10.8 10.2 6.3 percent [+]
Food Inflation 5.70 8.4 8.9 8.9 6.08 6.5 percent [+]
Consumer Price Index Cpi 112.90 114 114 114 114 114 Index Points [+]
MONEY Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
Interest Rate 7.00 7 7 7 7 6 percent [+]
Deposit Interest Rate 3.63 4.14 4.12 4.09 4.06 4.12 percent [+]
TRADE Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
Balance of Trade -77662.70 -60816 -58119 -58771 -59072 -58853 Million NPR [+]
Exports 6507.50 6004 6015 6015 6015 6015 Million NPR [+]
Imports 84170.10 66829 64153 64725 65058 64839 Million NPR [+]
Current Account -24329.70 24594 42455 25294 34285 38732 Million Rupees [+]
Current Account to GDP 5.10 2.24 2.1 1.95 1.8 2.14 percent [+]
Gold Reserves 6.12 6.2 6.27 6.32 6.35 6.55 Tonnes [+]
Terrorism Index 4.42 4.72 4.71 4.69 4.67 5.05 [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 4382.60 3106 3262 3418 3574 2793 NPR Million [+]
GOVERNMENT Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
Government Debt to GDP 25.40 23.18 22 22 22 19 percent [+]
Government Budget -2.20 -3.22 -3.46 -3.7 -3.95 -2.7 percent of GDP [+]
Military Expenditure 299.90 304 302 299 300 303 USD Million [+]
BUSINESS Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
Ease of Doing Business 107.00 102 101 101 101 102 [+]
Competitiveness Index 3.87 3.88 3.88 3.88 3.88 3.9 Points [+]
Competitiveness Rank 98.00 96.5 96.5 96.5 96.5 116 [+]
Corruption Index 27.00 25.14 25.04 24.94 24.83 26.29 Points [+]
Corruption Rank 130.00 131 131 130 130 126 [+]
HOUSING Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
Home Ownership Rate 85.26 85.29 85.3 85.31 85.31 85.54 percent [+]
TAXES Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
Sales Tax Rate 13.00 13 13 13 13 13 percent [+]





Economic Forecasts for Nepal 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 Nepal economy. 12/9/2016