Markets Last Reference
Currency 537 May/21

Overview Last Reference
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 3.4 Dec/20
Unemployment Rate (%) 2 Dec/19
Inflation Rate (%) -0.5 Mar/21
Interest Rate (%) 4 Apr/21
Balance of Trade (CFA Franc Billion) -285 Dec/20
Current Account (USD Million) -581 Dec/19
Current Account to GDP (%) -5.5 Dec/20
Government Debt to GDP (%) 21.6 Dec/19
Government Budget (% of GDP) -3.7 Dec/20
Coronavirus Cases (Persons) 7884 May/21
Coronavirus Deaths (Persons) 100 May/21
Coronavirus Recovered (Persons) 7652 May/21

GDP Last Reference
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 3.4 Dec/20
GDP (USD Billion) 14.39 Dec/19
GDP per capita (USD) 1260 Dec/19
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 3287 Dec/19
GDP Constant Prices (XOF Billion) 4630 Dec/18
GDP From Agriculture (XOF Billion) 2083280 Dec/20
GDP From Manufacturing (XOF Billion) 1013 Dec/18
GDP From Mining (XOF Billion) 15.9 Dec/18
GDP From Public Administration (XOF Billion) 330 Dec/18
GDP From Services (XOF Billion) 3841360 Dec/20

Labour Last Reference
Unemployment Rate (%) 2 Dec/19
Population (Million) 12.11 Dec/20

Prices Last Reference
Inflation Rate (%) -0.5 Mar/21
Food Inflation (%) 1.2 Mar/21
Consumer Price Index CPI (points) 103 Mar/21
Cpi Housing Utilities (points) 97.4 Mar/21
CPI Transportation (points) 105 Mar/21
Inflation Rate Mom (%) 0.9 Mar/21

Money Last Reference
Interest Rate (%) 4 Apr/21
Interbank Rate (%) 4.55 Mar/21

Trade Last Reference
Balance of Trade (CFA Franc Billion) -285 Dec/20
Current Account (USD Million) -581 Dec/19
Current Account to GDP (%) -5.5 Dec/20
Exports (CFA Franc Billion) 94.83 Dec/20
Imports (CFA Franc Billion) 380 Dec/20
Terrorism Index 0.66 Dec/19

Government Last Reference
Government Debt to GDP (%) 21.6 Dec/19
Government Budget (% of GDP) -3.7 Dec/20
Credit Rating 31 May/21
Military Expenditure (USD Million) 72 Dec/19

Taxes Last Reference
Sales Tax Rate (%) 18 Dec/20

Business Last Reference
Internet Speed (KBps) 1517 Mar/17
IP Addresses (IP) 5580 Mar/17
Capacity Utilization (%) 81.6 Dec/20
Competitiveness Index (Points) 45.82 Dec/19
Competitiveness Rank 125 Dec/19
Corruption Index (Points) 41 Dec/20
Corruption Rank 83 Dec/20
Ease of Doing Business 149 Dec/19
Industrial Production (%) -2.5 Dec/20

Consumer Last Reference
Retail Sales Yoy (%) -6.8 Dec/20

Health Last Reference
Coronavirus Cases (Persons) 7884 May/21
Coronavirus Deaths (Persons) 100 May/21
Coronavirus Recovered (Persons) 7652 May/21


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