Republic of the Congo | Economic Forecasts | 2016-2020 Outlook

MARKETS Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
Currency 616.96 622 628 634 641 739 [+]
GDP Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
GDP Annual Growth Rate 1.20 4.2 4.2 4.2 3.08 4.55 percent [+]
GDP 8.55 8.49 7.93 7.37 6.8 0.51 USD Billion [+]
GDP per capita 3163.17 3189 3192 3196 3200 3275 USD [+]
GDP per capita PPP 5993.15 6060 6076 6092 6108 6418 USD [+]
LABOUR Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
Unemployment Rate 26.60 26.6 26.6 26.6 26.6 23.5 percent [+]
Population 4.62 4.73 4.76 4.79 4.82 5.19 million [+]
PRICES Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
Inflation Rate 3.70 3.9 4.04 4.16 5.15 5.1 percent [+]
MONEY Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
Interest Rate 2.45 2.45 2.45 2.45 2.45 2.3 percent [+]
Deposit Interest Rate 2.45 2.31 2.32 2.33 2.34 2.33 percent [+]
TRADE Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
Balance of Trade 4092.35 2095 2422 2749 3077 2414 CFA Franc Billion [+]
Exports 6271.01 5035 5309 5583 5858 5814 CFA Franc Billion [+]
Imports 2178.66 2482 2493 2504 2516 3818 CFA Franc Billion [+]
Current Account -1163.30 -872 -965 -1058 -1152 -22312 CFA Franc Billion [+]
Current Account to GDP -14.50 -9.86 -9.22 -8.57 -7.93 -9.41 percent [+]
Terrorism Index 0.37 1.34 1.3 1.26 1.22 1.6 [+]
Crude Oil Production 317.00 320 320 320 320 320 BBL/D/1K [+]
GOVERNMENT Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
Government Debt to GDP 34.00 29.16 28.57 27.98 27.38 26.49 percent [+]
Government Budget -3.50 -2.63 -2.52 -2.4 -2.28 -1.76 percent of GDP [+]
BUSINESS Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
Ease of Doing Business 177.00 179 179 179 179 180 [+]
Corruption Index 23.00 22.39 22.32 22.26 22.19 22.03 Points [+]
Corruption Rank 146.00 142 140 139 138 135 [+]
TAXES Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
Corporate Tax Rate 30.00 30 30 30 30 30 percent [+]
Personal Income Tax Rate 40.00 40 40 40 40 40 percent [+]
Sales Tax Rate 18.00 18 18 18 18 18 percent [+]
Social Security Rate 24.29 24.29 24.29 24.29 24.29 24.29 percent [+]
Social Security Rate For Companies 20.29 20.29 20.29 20.29 20.29 20.29 percent [+]
Social Security Rate For Employees 4.00 4 4 4 4 4 percent [+]





Economic Forecasts for Republic of the Congo 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 Republic of the Congo economy. 12/9/2016