Nepal | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 102 Jul/15 103 69.16 : 109
GDP Last Reference Previous Range
GDP 19.64 USD Billion Dec/14 19.24 0.5 : 19.64
GDP Annual Growth Rate 5.48 percent Dec/14 3.85 0.16 : 8.6
GDP per capita 426 USD Dec/14 409 178 : 426
GDP per capita PPP 2265 USD Dec/14 2173 1240 : 2265
GDP Constant Prices 734219 Million Rupees Dec/14 696101 441518 : 734219
Labour Last Reference Previous Range
Unemployment Rate 2.7 percent Dec/13 2.7 1.79 : 8.8
Population 28.12 Million Dec/14 27.8 9.54 : 28.12
Prices Last Reference Previous Range
Inflation Rate 7.1 percent May/15 6.9 -11.54 : 30.42
Food Inflation 8.9 percent May/15 8.7 4.03 : 21.42
Money Last Reference Previous Range
Interest Rate 8 percent Jun/15 8 5.5 : 8
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade -63778 Million NPR Mar/15 -57962 -63778 : -3913
Exports 7410 Million NPR Mar/15 6681 2832 : 8562
Imports 71188 Million NPR Mar/15 64643 8000 : 71188
Current Account 8035 Million Rupees Dec/14 20130 -21542 : 40186
Current Account to GDP 4.7 percent Dec/14 3.4 -2.4 : 5
Gold Reserves 4.88 Tonnes Mar/15 36.33 0 : 36.33
Foreign Direct Investment 3195 NPR Million Dec/14 9082 -470 : 9195
Government Last Reference Previous Range
Government Budget -2.2 percent of GDP Dec/14 -1.6 -5.9 : -1.5
Government Debt to GDP 28.8 percent Dec/14 31.9 28.8 : 69.5
Credit Rating 15 :
Business Last Reference Previous Range
Competitiveness Index 3.81 Points Dec/15 3.66 3.34 : 3.81
Competitiveness Rank 102 Dec/15 117 102 : 130
Corruption Index 29 Points Dec/14 31 22 : 31
Corruption Rank 126 Dec/14 116 90 : 154
Ease of Doing Business 108 Dec/14 105 103 : 123
Housing Last Reference Previous Range
Home Ownership Rate 85.26 percent Dec/11 88.26 85.26 : 88.26
Taxes Last Reference Previous Range
Sales Tax Rate 13 percent Dec/15 13 13 : 13




Economic Indicators for Nepal including actual values, historical data charts, an economic calendar, time-series statistics, business news, long term forecasts and short-term predictions for Nepal economy. 7/30/2015