Markets Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2020
Currency 114.32 115 116 116 117 118
Overview Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2020
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 7.10 6 6 6.2 6.2 6.2
Unemployment Rate (%) 3.20 3.5 3.5 3.6 3.6 3.6
Inflation Rate (%) 6.00 4.5 4.8 5 5.2 5.4
Interest Rate (%) 6.00 6 5.5 6 6.5 6.5
Balance of Trade (Million NPR) -103928.80 -90700 -90400 -90400 -90400 -91900
Current Account (Million Rupees) -204431.60 -56100 -56500 -56500 -56500 -57000
Current Account to GDP (%) -8.20 -9.1 -9.1 -8.3 -8.3 -8.3
Government Debt to GDP (%) 30.40 28.3 28.3 28.5 28.5 28.5
Government Budget (% of GDP) -8.90 -6.2 -6.2 -6.2 -6.2 -6.2
GDP Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2020
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 7.10 6 6 6.2 6.2 6.2
GDP (USD Billion) 28.81 29 29 33.3 33.3 33.3
GDP per capita (USD) 812.20 775 775 800 800 800
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 2724.00 2620 2620 2690 2690 2690
Gross Fixed Capital Formation (NPR Million) 317265.00 294232 336301 336935 336935 357152
GDP Constant Prices (Million Rupees) 950033.00 940702 1007035 1008935 1008935 1069471
GDP From Agriculture (NPR Million) 267458.00 269953 283505 284040 284040 301083
GDP From Construction (NPR Million) 55121.00 53631 58428 58539 58539 62051
GDP From Manufacturing (NPR Million) 56018.00 56134 59379 59491 59491 63061
GDP From Mining (NPR Million) 4261.00 4126 4517 4525 4525 4797
GDP From Public Administration (NPR Million) 16763.00 16833 17769 17802 17802 18870
GDP From Services (NPR Million) 131079.00 125296 138944 139206 139206 147558
GDP From Transport (NPR Million) 90039.00 90120 95441 95621 95621 101359
GDP From Utilities (NPR Million) 21065.00 19865 22329 22371 22371 23713
Labour Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2020
Unemployment Rate (%) 3.20 3.5 3.5 3.6 3.6 3.6
Population (Million) 28.09 29.8 29.62 29.94 29.94 29.94
Prices Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2020
Inflation Rate (%) 6.00 4.5 4.8 5 5.2 5.4
Food Inflation (%) 6.30 2.7 3.2 3.2 3.2 3.4
Consumer Price Index Cpi (Index Points) 128.55 130 130 130 134 137
Money Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2020
Interest Rate (%) 6.00 6 5.5 6 6.5 6.5
Trade Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2020
Balance of Trade (Million NPR) -103928.80 -90700 -90400 -90400 -90400 -91900
Current Account (Million Rupees) -204431.60 -56100 -56500 -56500 -56500 -57000
Current Account to GDP (%) -8.20 -9.1 -9.1 -8.3 -8.3 -8.3
Exports (Million NPR) 8598.10 8200 8700 8700 8700 9100
Imports (Million NPR) 112526.80 98900 99100 99100 99100 101000
Gold Reserves (Tonnes) 6.43 6.44 6.44 6.44 6.44 6.49
Foreign Direct Investment (NPR Million ) 17512.80 11758 11758 11000 11000 11000
Government Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2020
Government Debt to GDP (%) 30.40 28.3 28.3 28.5 28.5 28.5
Government Budget (% of GDP) -8.90 -6.2 -6.2 -6.2 -6.2 -6.2
Government Spending (NPR Million) 113731.00 111288 120555 120782 120782 128029
Taxes Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2020
Sales Tax Rate (%) 15.00 13 13 13 13 13
Business Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2020
Changes In Inventories (NPR Million) 377968.00 450000 450000 510000 510000 510000
Consumer Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2020
Consumer Spending (Million Rupees) 689298.00 685915 730656 732034 732034 775957
Housing Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2020
Home Ownership Rate (%) 85.26 82 82 80 80 80


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