Markets Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
Currency 114.32 113 113 114 115 116
Overview Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 6.30 5.3 5.3 5.3 5.3 5.5
Unemployment Rate (%) 3.20 3.5 3.5 3.5 3.5 3.6
Inflation Rate (%) 4.70 6.5 6.3 5.7 5.6 6.3
Interest Rate (%) 6.50 6.5 6.5 6.5 7 7
Balance of Trade (Million NPR) -113688.70 -89900 -90750 -90700 -90400 -91900
Current Account (Million Rupees) -74890.60 -53300 -55400 -56100 -56500 -57000
Current Account to GDP (%) -0.40 -6.5 -6.5 -6.5 -6.5 -2.8
Government Debt to GDP (%) 26.80 28.3 25 28.3 28.3 28.5
Government Budget (% of GDP) -6.40 -6.2 -6.2 -6.2 -6.2 -6.2
GDP Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 6.30 5.3 5.3 5.3 5.3 5.5
GDP (USD Billion) 24.47 26 26 26 26 27.2
GDP per capita (USD) 728.40 775 775 775 775 800
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 2442.80 2620 2620 2620 2620 2690
Gross Fixed Capital Formation (NPR Million) 271870.00 286279 286279 286279 286279 302024
GDP Constant Prices (Million Rupees) 881798.30 928534 928534 928534 928534 979603
GDP From Agriculture (NPR Million) 254673.10 268171 268171 268171 268171 282920
GDP From Construction (NPR Million) 50878.40 53575 53575 53575 53575 56522
GDP From Manufacturing (NPR Million) 52408.00 55186 55186 55186 55186 58221
GDP From Mining (NPR Million) 3949.00 4158 4158 4158 4158 4387
GDP From Public Administration (NPR Million) 16560.00 17438 17438 17438 17438 18397
GDP From Services (NPR Million) 112493.00 118455 118455 118455 118455 124970
GDP From Transport (NPR Million) 85785.00 90332 90332 90332 90332 95300
GDP From Utilities (NPR Million) 18070.00 19028 19028 19028 19028 20074
Labour Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
Unemployment Rate (%) 3.20 3.5 3.5 3.5 3.5 3.6
Population (Million) 29.30 29.8 29.8 29.8 29.8 29.8
Prices Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
Inflation Rate (%) 4.70 6.5 6.3 5.7 5.6 6.3
Import Prices (Index Points) 115.60 112 112 112 112 113
Food Inflation (%) 3.40 2.6 2.2 2.7 3.2 3.4
Export Prices (Index Points) 170.20 164 164 164 164 164
Consumer Price Index Cpi (Index Points) 124.80 127 128 131 132 140
Money Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
Interest Rate (%) 6.50 6.5 6.5 6.5 7 7
Trade Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
Balance of Trade (Million NPR) -113688.70 -89900 -90750 -90700 -90400 -91900
Current Account (Million Rupees) -74890.60 -53300 -55400 -56100 -56500 -57000
Current Account to GDP (%) -0.40 -6.5 -6.5 -6.5 -6.5 -2.8
Exports (Million NPR) 6921.50 8100 7850 8200 8700 9100
Imports (Million NPR) 120610.20 98000 98600 98900 99100 101000
Gold Reserves (Tonnes) 6.43 6.44 6.44 6.44 6.44 6.49
Terms Of Trade (Index Points) 147.30 147 147 146 146 145
Foreign Direct Investment (NPR Million ) 13503.90 11758 11758 11758 11758 11000
Government Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
Government Debt to GDP (%) 26.80 28.3 25 28.3 28.3 28.5
Government Budget (% of GDP) -6.40 -6.2 -6.2 -6.2 -6.2 -6.2
Military Expenditure (USD Million) 359.50 358 358 358 358 393
Government Spending (NPR Million) 101188.00 106551 106551 106551 106551 112411
Taxes Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
Sales Tax Rate (%) 13.00 13 13 13 13 13
Business Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
Changes In Inventories (NPR Million) 311052.00 450000 450000 450000 450000 510000
Consumer Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
Consumer Spending (Million Rupees) 678045.11 713982 713982 713982 713982 753250
Housing Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
Home Ownership Rate (%) 85.26 82 82 82 82 80


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