Burundi - Economic Forecasts - 2018-2020 Outlook

This page has economic forecasts for Burundi 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 Burundi economy.


MARKETS Actual Q3/18 Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 2020
Currency 1768.71
1770 1774 1779 1784 1802
GDP Actual Q3/18 Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 2020
GDP Annual Growth Rate 2.80
percent
4.4 4.3 3.8 3.8 4.8
GDP 3.48
USD Billion
3.9 3.9 4.1 4.1 4.3
GDP per capita 212.55
USD
215 215 217 217 219
GDP per capita PPP 702.23
USD
720 720 740 740 750
LABOUR Actual Q3/18 Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 2020
Unemployment Rate 7.70
percent
12 12 12 11 9.5
Population 10.90
Million
11.16 11.28 11.39 11.51 12.63
Wages High Skilled 135200.00
BIF/Month
136200 136200 136200 136200 136200
Wages Low Skilled 98300.00
BIF/Month
100300 100300 100300 100300 102300
Living Wage Family 575800.00
BIF/Month
575800 575800 595800 595800 595800
Living Wage Individual 234400.00
BIF/Month
234400 234400 234400 234400 234400
PRICES Actual Q3/18 Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 2020
Inflation Rate -2.30
percent
-0.4 0.2 0.6 1 6.5
Food Inflation -10.80
percent
-10 -5 5.5 6.5 5
Consumer Price Index Cpi 111.10
index points
116 116 114 114 131
Cpi Housing Utilities 118.60
Index Points
119 119 119 119 119
CPI Transportation 116.70
Index Points
109 111 117 119 126
MONEY Actual Q3/18 Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 2020
Interest Rate 6.16
percent
6 6 7 7 5.5
Money Supply M0 539615.00
BIF Million
536075 545160 539816 542119 540882
Money Supply M1 887054.00
BIF Million
1101661 1132686 1161477 1188323 1373194
Money Supply M2 1403456.70
BIF Million
1458279 1500804 1542122 1582572 1942780
Money Supply M3 1562759.40
BIF Million
1540302 1540195 1540211 1540210 1540210
Banks Balance Sheet 2061081.00
BIF Million
2204216 2286574 2366390 2443742 3097382
Foreign Exchange Reserves 155216.90
BIF Million
155534 156065 155543 155317 155338
Central Bank Balance Sheet 1296032.30
BIF Million
1336515 1367937 1398424 1429018 1734744
TRADE Actual Q3/18 Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 2020
Balance of Trade -81044.60
BIF Million
-75116 -76765 -77673 -76296 -76780
Exports 22222.00
BIF Million
21239 22406 20094 21966 21426
Imports 103266.60
BIF Million
96355 99417 97767 98263 98206
Current Account -351.70
USD Million
-384 -389 -386 -384 -383
Current Account to GDP -11.60
percent
-14.6 -14.6 -13.3 -13.3 -12.1
Gold Reserves 0.03
Tonnes
0.03 0.03 0.03 0.03 0.03
Terrorism Index 5.64
5.32 5.36 5.31 5.26 4.88
External Debt 803786.00
BIF Million
804155 804157 804157 804157 804157
GOVERNMENT Actual Q3/18 Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 2020
Government Debt to GDP 14.40
percent
15.9 15.9 16.3 16.3 17.1
Government Budget -8.20
percent of GDP
-8.8 -8.9 -9.1 -7.34 -8.03
Military Expenditure 56.30
USD Million
62.92 61.39 61.01 60.64 63.98
BUSINESS Actual Q3/18 Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 2020
Industrial Production 4.10
percent
4.86 4.24 4.07 4.23 4.18
Internet Speed 2706.62
KBps
2719 2733 2715 2701 2709
IP Addresses 1971.00
IP
1975 1976 1976 1976 1976
Ease of Doing Business 164.00
167 168 168 168 166
Electricity Production 19.09
Gigawatt-hour
19.02 18.94 19.12 19.22 19.16
Competitiveness Index 3.21
Points
3.09 3.09 3.09 3.08 3.1
Competitiveness Rank 129.00
129 129 126 125 125
Corruption Index 22.00
Points
21 22 22 22 22
Corruption Rank 157.00
158 159 159 159 157
TAXES Actual Q3/18 Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 2020
Sales Tax Rate 18.00
percent
18 18 18 18 18
CLIMATE Actual Q3/18 Q4/18 Q1/19 Q2/19 2020
Precipitation 193.09
mm
27.06 135 147 101 102
Temperature 21.08
celsius
20.51 20.01 20.1 20.87 20.57