Nepal | Economic Forecasts | 2016-2020 Outlook

MARKETS Actual Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 Q1/18 2020
Currency 103.82 104 106 109 108 124 [+]
GDP Actual Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 Q1/18 2020
GDP Annual Growth Rate 0.77 2.9 2.9 2.9 4.1 4.5 percent [+]
GDP 21.20 20 21.63 20.8 22.13 23.3 USD Billion [+]
GDP per capita 689.50 1027 1031 1034 1109 2367 USD [+]
GDP per capita PPP 2312.39 2352 2363 2374 2390 2612 USD [+]
GDP Constant Prices 764175.00 766837 765690 764544 764626 765442 Million Rupees [+]
GDP From Agriculture 237764.55 241201 242186 243171 244340 257504 NPR Million [+]
GDP From Construction 41064.41 41397 40769 40141 40116 40027 NPR Million [+]
GDP From Manufacturing 43329.00 45172 44121 43070 43013 42296 NPR Million [+]
GDP From Mining 3022.00 3099 3051 3002 2988 2596 NPR Million [+]
GDP From Public Administration 13848.00 14019 14207 14394 14531 16384 NPR Million [+]
GDP From Services 57373.00 57190 57962 58735 58824 60393 NPR Million [+]
GDP From Transport 76715.00 78257 78139 78022 78388 78953 NPR Million [+]
GDP From Utilities 15111.00 15556 15360 15165 15228 15558 NPR Million [+]
LABOUR Actual Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 Q1/18 2020
Unemployment Rate 3.00 3.9 3.9 3.9 3.6 3.8 percent [+]
Population 28.51 28.68 28.77 28.85 28.94 30.31 Million [+]
PRICES Actual Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 Q1/18 2020
Inflation Rate 2.90 5.3 5.8 6.2 6.6 6.3 percent [+]
Food Inflation -0.40 8.9 -0.27 7.8 -0.26 6.5 percent [+]
Consumer Price Index Cpi 116.10 115 115 115 115 115 Index Points [+]
MONEY Actual Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 Q1/18 2020
Interest Rate 7.00 7 7 7 7 6 percent [+]
Deposit Interest Rate 3.63 3.31 3.73 4.14 4.12 4.12 percent [+]
TRADE Actual Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 Q1/18 2020
Balance of Trade -65907.40 -67019 -66814 -66826 -66843 -66839 Million NPR [+]
Exports 5749.60 6211 6201 6200 6200 6201 Million NPR [+]
Imports 71657.10 73165 72950 72962 72982 72978 Million NPR [+]
Current Account -1974.60 10555 26049 16567 42892 27676 Million Rupees [+]
Current Account to GDP 6.20 4.15 4.46 4.76 4.47 3.5 percent [+]
Gold Reserves 6.12 6.22 6.26 6.28 6.3 6.41 Tonnes [+]
Terrorism Index 4.42 4.87 4.8 4.72 4.71 5.05 [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 5920.90 5600 5894 6189 5952 3942 NPR Million [+]
GOVERNMENT Actual Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 Q1/18 2020
Government Debt to GDP 27.40 22 22 22 28.34 19 percent [+]
Government Budget -1.70 -3.03 -3.22 -3.41 -3.36 -3.13 percent of GDP [+]
Military Expenditure 299.90 304 302 299 300 303 USD Million [+]
BUSINESS Actual Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 Q1/18 2020
Ease of Doing Business 107.00 108 112 115 113 113 [+]
Competitiveness Index 3.87 3.88 3.88 3.88 3.88 3.9 Points [+]
Competitiveness Rank 98.00 98 98 98 97 95 [+]
Corruption Index 29.00 30 31 33 33 30 Points [+]
Corruption Rank 131.00 130 131 131 131 131 [+]
HOUSING Actual Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 Q1/18 2020
Home Ownership Rate 85.26 85.15 85.08 85.01 84.94 83.67 percent [+]
TAXES Actual Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 Q1/18 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. 4/24/2017