Markets Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
Currency 198.68 200 201 203 204 207

Overview Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) -2.50 -3 -3 3.6 3.6 3.6
Unemployment Rate (%) 2.00 2.8 2.8 3.6 3.6 3.6
Inflation Rate (%) 22.50 30 31 27 30 33
Interest Rate (%) 25.00 20 15 12.5 12.5 12.5
Balance of Trade (USD Million) -23.80 -48.93 -48.91 -48.9 -48.9 -48.9
Current Account to GDP (%) -22.30 -22.8 -22.8 -21.2 -21.2 -21.2
Government Debt to GDP (%) 32.00 65 65 58 58 58
Government Budget (% of GDP) -3.90 -9.5 -9.5 -8.6 -8.6 -8.6

GDP Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) -2.50 -3 -3 3.6 3.6 3.6
GDP (USD Billion) 3.22 2.8 2.8 2.7 2.7 2.7
GDP per capita (USD) 516.30 475 475 400 400 400
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 1427.80 1250 1250 1350 1350 1350

Labour Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
Unemployment Rate (%) 2.00 2.8 2.8 3.6 3.6 3.6
Population (Million) 4.96 5.15 5.06 5.3 5.3 5.18

Prices Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
Inflation Rate (%) 22.50 30 31 27 30 33
Food Inflation (%) 30.20 24 30 32 34 33
Inflation Rate Mom (%) 0.10 0.7 1.6 -0.7 1.2 2
Consumer Price Index CPI (points) 499.86 646 628 634 650 836

Money Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
Interest Rate (%) 25.00 20 15 12.5 12.5 12.5

Trade Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
Balance of Trade (USD Million) -23.80 -48.93 -48.91 -48.9 -48.9 -48.9
Current Account to GDP (%) -22.30 -22.8 -22.8 -21.2 -21.2 -21.2

Government Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
Government Debt to GDP (%) 32.00 65 65 58 58 58
Government Budget (% of GDP) -3.90 -9.5 -9.5 -8.6 -8.6 -8.6
Military Expenditure (USD Million) 13.00 13.5 13.5 13.5 13.5 15.6

Consumer Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
Bank Lending Rate (%) 12.40 12 12 12 12 12


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