Markets Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
Currency 1960.95 1968 1975 1982 1989 2004

Overview Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 4.63 -9 2.8 2.8 2.8 2.8
Inflation Rate (%) 23.40 6 6.3 6.5 6.8 7
Interest Rate (%) 18.50 18.5 18.5 18.5 7.5 7.5
Balance of Trade (USD Million) 994.20 -1700 -1500 -1500 -1500 -1500
Current Account (USD Million) -2169.10 -2600 -1700 -1700 -1700 -1700
Current Account to GDP (%) -1.10 -10 -3.5 -3.5 -3.5 -3.5
Government Debt to GDP (%) 98.50 150 145 145 145 145
Government Budget (% of GDP) -4.80 -10 -3 -3 -3 -3
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 35.00 35 35 35 35 35
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 30.00 30 30 30 30 30

GDP Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 4.63 -9 2.8 2.8 2.8 2.8
GDP (USD Billion) 47.32 34 38 38 38 38
GDP per capita (USD) 423.60 390 420 420 420 420
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 1097.90 985 1065 1065 1065 1065

Labour Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
Population (Million) 87.00 89.41 93.4 93.4 93.4 92.08

Prices Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
Inflation Rate (%) 23.40 6 6.3 6.5 6.8 7
Inflation Rate Mom (%) 0.40 0.5 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.3

Money Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
Interest Rate (%) 18.50 18.5 18.5 18.5 7.5 7.5

Trade Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
Balance of Trade (USD Million) 994.20 -1700 -1500 -1500 -1500 -1500
Current Account (USD Million) -2169.10 -2600 -1700 -1700 -1700 -1700
Current Account to GDP (%) -1.10 -10 -3.5 -3.5 -3.5 -3.5
Imports (USD Million) 14972.70 13000 14100 14100 14100 14100
Exports (USD Million) 15966.80 11300 12600 12600 12600 12600

Government Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
Government Debt to GDP (%) 98.50 150 145 145 145 145
Government Budget (% of GDP) -4.80 -10 -3 -3 -3 -3
Government Budget Value (CDF Million) -20549.00 -47590 -47590 -47590 -47590 -47569

Taxes Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 35.00 35 35 35 35 35
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 30.00 30 30 30 30 30
Sales Tax Rate (%) 16.00 16 16 16 16 16
Social Security Rate (%) 8.50 8.5 8.5 8.5 8.5 8.5
Social Security Rate For Companies (%) 5.00 5 5 5 5 5
Social Security Rate For Employees (%) 3.50 3.5 3.5 3.5 3.5 3.5

Business Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
Mining Production (%) -0.50 10 2.5 2.5 2.5 8.6
Cement Production (Tonnes) 1382081.00 1150000 1090000 1090000 1090000 1090000


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