Zambia | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 7.68 Jul/15 7.67 0.34 : 7.88
GDP Last Reference Previous Range
GDP 27.07 USD Billion Dec/14 26.82 0.68 : 27.07
GDP Annual Growth Rate 7.1 percent Dec/14 6.5 -8.63 : 16.65
GDP Constant Prices 125947 ZMW THO Dec/13 106015 2240 : 125947
GDP per capita 1081 USD Dec/14 1054 582 : 1081
GDP per capita PPP 3898 USD Dec/14 3800 2098 : 3898
Labour Last Reference Previous Range
Unemployment Rate 15 percent Dec/08 15.9 12 : 19.7
Population 15.02 million Dec/14 14.58 3.08 : 15.02
Prices Last Reference Previous Range
Inflation Rate 7.1 percent Jul/15 7.1 6 : 19.2
Food Inflation 7.1 percent Jun/15 7.2 3.5 : 8.4
Inflation Rate Mom 0.8 Percent Jul/15 0.6 -0.3 : 2.5
Money Last Reference Previous Range
Interest Rate 12.5 percent Jun/15 12.5 9 : 12.5
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade -1193 ZMK Million May/15 -718 -1193 : 1484
Exports 3889 ZMK Million May/15 3836 271 : 5492
Imports 5083 ZMK Million May/15 4554 518 : 5350
Current Account -171 ZMK Billions Dec/14 -49.24 -651 : 629
Current Account to GDP 0 percent Dec/14 0.7 -20.88 : 7.4
External Debt 3360 USD Million Dec/10 3772 2109 : 3772
Foreign Direct Investment 448 USD Million Dec/14 448 -551 : 1756
Government Last Reference Previous Range
Government Budget -5.5 percent of GDP Dec/14 -6.7 -6.7 : 18.3
Government Debt to GDP 31 percent Dec/14 28.8 28.8 : 278
Credit Rating 35 :
Business Last Reference Previous Range
Competitiveness Index 3.86 Points Dec/15 3.85 3.16 : 3.86
Competitiveness Rank 96 Dec/15 93 93 : 122
Corruption Index 38 Points Dec/14 38 25 : 38
Corruption Rank 85 Dec/14 83 52 : 123
Ease of Doing Business 111 Dec/14 83 80 : 111
Industrial Production 0.75 percent Jun/14 2.1 -8.38 : 15.11
Manufacturing Production 2.16 percent Jun/14 5.2 -21.27 : 20.46
Mining Production -0.41 percent Jun/14 1.13 -12.1 : 26.02
Taxes Last Reference Previous Range
Corporate Tax Rate 35 percent Dec/15 35 35 : 35
Personal Income Tax Rate 35 percent Dec/15 35 35 : 35
Sales Tax Rate 16 percent Dec/15 16 16 : 17.5
Social Security Rate 10 percent Dec/15 10 10 : 10
Social Security Rate For Companies 5 percent Dec/15 5 5 : 5
Social Security Rate For Employees 5 percent Dec/15 5 5 : 5




Economic Indicators for Zambia including actual values, historical data charts, an economic calendar, time-series statistics, business news, long term forecasts and short-term predictions for Zambia economy. 8/3/2015