Markets Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2021
Currency 120.93 121 122 122 123 124

Overview Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2021
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 6.30 6.2 6.2 6.2 5.6 5.6
Unemployment Rate (%) 3.20 3.6 3.6 3.6 3.6 3.6
Inflation Rate (%) 6.70 6 6 6.5 7 8
Interest Rate (%) 6.00 5.25 5 5 5 5
Balance of Trade (Million NPR) -110703.10 -109991 -110382 -110773 -112582 -113337
Current Account (Million Rupees) -84708.20 -56500 -56500 -57000 -57000 -57000
Current Account to GDP (%) -7.70 -9.8 -9.8 -9.8 -8.5 -8.5
Government Debt to GDP (%) 30.20 32.5 32.5 32.5 31.8 31.8
Government Budget (% of GDP) -5.40 -10.5 -10.5 -10.5 -11 -11

GDP Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2021
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 6.30 6.2 6.2 6.2 5.6 5.6
GDP (USD Billion) 29.00 31.3 31.3 31.3 32 32
GDP per capita (USD) 812.20 860 860 860 887 887
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 2724.00 2792 2690 2690 2792 2874
Gross Fixed Capital Formation (NPR Million) 317265.00 336935 336935 336935 335032 355804
GDP Constant Prices (Million Rupees) 950033.00 1008935 1008935 1008935 1003235 1065435
GDP From Agriculture (NPR Million) 267458.00 284040 284040 284040 282436 299947
GDP From Construction (NPR Million) 55121.00 58539 58539 58539 58208 61817
GDP From Manufacturing (NPR Million) 56018.00 59491 59491 59491 59155 62823
GDP From Mining (NPR Million) 4261.00 4525 4525 4525 4500 4779
GDP From Public Administration (NPR Million) 16763.00 17802 17802 17802 17702 18799
GDP From Services (NPR Million) 131079.00 139206 139206 139206 138419 147001
GDP From Transport (NPR Million) 90039.00 95621 95621 95621 95081 100976
GDP From Utilities (NPR Million) 21065.00 22371 22371 22371 22245 23624

Labour Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2021
Unemployment Rate (%) 3.20 3.6 3.6 3.6 3.6 3.6
Population (Million) 28.34 29.01 29.01 29.01 29.47 29.47

Prices Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2021
Inflation Rate (%) 6.70 6 6 6.5 7 8
Food Inflation (%) 7.80 7.5 5.5 3.5 3 3.4
Consumer Price Index Cpi (points) 133.22 135 140 141 142 152

Money Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2021
Interest Rate (%) 6.00 5.25 5 5 5 5

Trade Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2021
Balance of Trade (Million NPR) -110703.10 -109991 -110382 -110773 -112582 -113337
Current Account (Million Rupees) -84708.20 -56500 -56500 -57000 -57000 -57000
Current Account to GDP (%) -7.70 -9.8 -9.8 -9.8 -8.5 -8.5
Exports (Million NPR) 9936.70 10302 10866 11431 10578 12690
Imports (Million NPR) 120639.80 120293 121248 122204 123160 126027
Gold Reserves (Tonnes) 6.40 6.44 6.44 6.49 6.49 6.49
Foreign Direct Investment (NPR Million ) 13064.80 11846 11846 11846 14524 14524

Government Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2021
Government Debt to GDP (%) 30.20 32.5 32.5 32.5 31.8 31.8
Government Budget (% of GDP) -5.40 -10.5 -10.5 -10.5 -11 -11
Military Expenditure (USD Million) 397.00 393 393 393 393 393
Government Spending (NPR Million) 113731.00 120782 120782 120782 120100 127546

Taxes Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2021
Sales Tax Rate (%) 13.00 13 13 13 13 13

Business Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2021
Changes In Inventories (NPR Million) 377968.00 510000 510000 510000 510000 510000

Consumer Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2021
Consumer Spending (Million Rupees) 689298.00 732034 732034 732034 727899 773028


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