Wednesday March 22 2017
Rwanda GDP Growth Rate at -1.10 percent


The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Rwanda contracted 1.10 percent in the fourth quarter of 2016 over the previous quarter.





Wednesday March 22 2017
Rwanda GDP Annual Growth Rate at 2.30 percent


Rwanda's economy expanded 2.3 percent year-on-year in the fourth quarter of 2016, slowing from a 5.3 percent growth in the previous period and a 10 percent expansion a year earlier. It was the lowest growth since September quarter of 2013 as trade & transport contracted 4 percent (+7 percent in Q3) and industry rose at a slower 1 percent (7.1 percent in Q3) mainly due to a slump in mining & quarrying (-1 percent from +19 percent in Q3) and in construction (-3 percent from 2 percent). In addition, the services sector increased less by 4 percent (7 percent in Q3). By contrast, agriculture, forestry and fishing rose faster by 3 percent (1 percent in Q3). On a quarterly basis, the GDP shrank 1.1 percent. Considering full 2016, economy grew by 5.9 percent compared to 6.9 percent expansion in 2015.





Wednesday March 22 2017
Rwanda GDP Constant Prices at 1576.00 RWF Billion


GDP Constant Prices in Rwanda decreased to 1576 RWF Billion in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 1593 RWF Billion in the third quarter of 2016.





Wednesday March 22 2017
Rwanda Gdp Deflator at 110.00 Index Points


Gdp Deflator in Rwanda increased to 110 Index Points in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 105 Index Points in the third quarter of 2016.





Wednesday March 22 2017
Rwanda Gdp From Agriculture at 441.00 BWP Million


Gdp From Agriculture in Rwanda increased to 441 BWP Million in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 382 BWP Million in the third quarter of 2016.





Thursday March 16 2017
Rwanda Food Inflation at 24.50 percent


Cost of food in Rwanda increased 21.90 percent in January of 2017 over the same month in the previous year.





Thursday March 16 2017
Rwanda Consumer Price Index Cpi at 120.60 Index Points


Consumer Price Index Cpi in Rwanda increased to 120.60 Index Points in February from 118.35 Index Points in January of 2017.





Thursday March 16 2017
Rwanda Cpi Transportation at 105.60 Index Points


The transportation sub-index of the CPI basket in Rwanda increased to 105.60 Index Points in February of 2017 from 105.33 Index Points in January of 2017.





Thursday March 16 2017
Rwanda Inflation Rate at 13.40 percent


Consumer prices in Rwanda increased 13.4 percent year-on-year in February of 2017, following 12 percent gain in the previous month. It was the highest inflation rate since March of 2009 as cost rose faster for food and non-alcoholic beverages (24.5 percent from 21.9 percent in January), namely for vegetables (+27.8 percent) and bread and cereals (+16.7 percent). In addition, cost continued to rise for transport (5.3 percent from 5.2 percent) and declined less for housing and utilities (-0.9 percent from 1.8 percent). Month-on-month, consumer prices went up 1.9 percent compared to 0.3 percent drop in the previous month.





Wednesday March 08 2017
Rwanda Corruption Index at 54.00 Points


Rwanda scored 54 points out of 100 on the 2016 Corruption Perceptions Index reported by Transparency International.