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

MARKETS Actual Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 2020
Currency 617.41 643 650 656 662 757 [+]
GDP Actual Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 2020
GDP Annual Growth Rate 1.20 4.2 4.2 3.91 4.95 4.55 percent [+]
GDP 8.55 11.69 10.62 9.56 8.49 0.51 USD Billion [+]
GDP per capita 3163.17 3224 3212 3201 3189 3275 USD [+]
GDP per capita PPP 5993.15 6116 6097 6079 6060 6418 USD [+]
LABOUR Actual Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 2020
Unemployment Rate 26.60 26.6 26.6 26.6 26.6 23.5 percent [+]
Population 4.62 4.63 4.66 4.7 4.73 5.19 million [+]
PRICES Actual Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 2020
Inflation Rate 3.70 4.04 4.16 5.15 4.44 5.1 percent [+]
MONEY Actual Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 2020
Interest Rate 2.45 2.45 2.45 2.45 2.45 2.3 percent [+]
Deposit Interest Rate 2.45 2.56 2.48 2.4 2.31 2.33 percent [+]
TRADE Actual Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 2020
Balance of Trade 4092.35 2540 2392 2243 2095 2414 CFA Franc Billion [+]
Exports 6271.01 4530 4699 4867 5035 5814 CFA Franc Billion [+]
Imports 2178.66 2073 2210 2346 2482 3818 CFA Franc Billion [+]
Current Account -1163.30 -697 -756 -814 -872 -22312 CFA Franc Billion [+]
Current Account to GDP -14.50 -2.21 -4.76 -7.31 -9.86 -9.41 percent [+]
Terrorism Index 0.37 1.03 1.13 1.24 1.34 1.6 [+]
Crude Oil Production 317.00 320 320 320 320 320 BBL/D/1K [+]
GOVERNMENT Actual Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 2020
Government Debt to GDP 34.00 27.71 28.19 28.68 29.16 26.49 percent [+]
Government Budget -3.50 -1.51 -1.88 -2.26 -2.63 -1.76 percent of GDP [+]
BUSINESS Actual Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 2020
Ease of Doing Business 177.00 179 179 179 179 180 [+]
Corruption Index 23.00 22.43 22.42 22.4 22.39 22.03 Points [+]
Corruption Rank 159.00 150 147 144 142 135 [+]
TAXES Actual Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 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. 2/19/2017