Markets Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2021
Currency 1684.15 1685 1691 1696 1702 1715

Overview Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2021
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 5.82 3.9 3.9 3.9 3.9 4.1
Inflation Rate (%) 3.70 5 3.5 3.2 4.3 6.5
Interest Rate (%) 9.00 9 9 9 9 9
Balance of Trade (USD Million) 994.20 -1700 -1700 -1700 -1700 -1500
Current Account (USD Million) -2169.10 -26 -2600 -2600 -2600 -1700
Current Account to GDP (%) -1.10 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 1
Government Debt to GDP (%) 98.50 77 77 77 77 72
Government Budget (% of GDP) -4.80 -4.8 -4.8 -4.8 -4.8 -4.8
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 35.00 35 35 35 35 35
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 30.00 30 30 30 30 30

GDP Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2021
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 5.82 3.9 3.9 3.9 3.9 4.1
GDP (USD Billion) 47.23 49 49 49 49 52
GDP per capita (USD) 418.70 435 435 435 435 440
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 827.14 711 837 837 854 854

Labour Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2021
Population (Million) 84.07 91 91 91 89.41 92.08

Prices Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2021
Inflation Rate (%) 3.70 5 3.5 3.2 4.3 6.5
Food Inflation (%) 8.40 4.2 4.4 4.4 7 7

Money Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2021
Interest Rate (%) 9.00 9 9 9 9 9

Trade Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2021
Balance of Trade (USD Million) 994.20 -1700 -1700 -1700 -1700 -1500
Current Account (USD Million) -2169.10 -26 -2600 -2600 -2600 -1700
Current Account to GDP (%) -1.10 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 1
Imports (USD Million) 14972.70 13000 13000 13000 13000 14100
Exports (USD Million) 15966.80 11300 11300 11300 11300 12600

Government Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2021
Government Debt to GDP (%) 98.50 77 77 77 77 72
Government Budget (% of GDP) -4.80 -4.8 -4.8 -4.8 -4.8 -4.8
Government Budget Value (CDF Million) 81817.00 -47552 -47552 -47552 -47590 -47569

Taxes Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 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


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