Markets Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2021
Currency 577.96 593 600 608 615 630

Overview Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2021
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 4.50 -2 -2 -2 4 4
Unemployment Rate (%) 6.50 6.9 6.9 6.9 7.4 7.4
Inflation Rate (%) 0.44 6 6 6 10 10
Interest Rate (%) 3.25 3.25 3.25 3.25 3.25 3.25
Current Account (CFA Franc Billion) -164.40 -175 -175 -175 -180 -180
Current Account to GDP (%) -5.20 -7 -7 -7 -6.8 -6.8
Government Debt to GDP (%) 48.50 70 70 70 50 50
Government Budget (% of GDP) 2.40 -5 -5 -5 -4.5 -4.5

GDP Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2021
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 4.50 -2 -2 -2 4 4
GDP (USD Billion) 2.30 2.45 2.45 2.45 2.5 2.5
GDP per capita (USD) 384.80 416 395 395 397 397
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 774.70 805 805 805 837 820

Labour Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2021
Unemployment Rate (%) 6.50 6.9 6.9 6.9 7.4 7.4
Population (million) 4.70 4.75 4.75 4.81 4.86 4.88

Prices Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2021
Inflation Rate (%) 0.44 6 6 6 10 10

Money Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2021
Interest Rate (%) 3.25 3.25 3.25 3.25 3.25 3.25

Trade Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2021
Current Account (CFA Franc Billion) -164.40 -175 -175 -175 -180 -180
Current Account to GDP (%) -5.20 -7 -7 -7 -6.8 -6.8

Government Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2021
Government Debt to GDP (%) 48.50 70 70 70 50 50
Government Budget (% of GDP) 2.40 -5 -5 -5 -4.5 -4.5

Taxes Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2021
Sales Tax Rate (%) 19.00 19 19 19 19 19


This page has economic forecasts for Central African Republic 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 Central African Republic economy.