Markets Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2022
Currency 538.74 547 554 561 567 582

Overview Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2022
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) -1.80 1.5 1.5 1.5 2.8 2.8
Unemployment Rate (%) 20.50 22.5 22.5 22.5 21.2 21.5
Inflation Rate (%) 1.70 2 1.7 1.4 1.6 2
Interest Rate (%) 3.25 3.25 3.25 3.25 3.25 3.25
Balance of Trade (CFA Billion) 1701.74 2946 2946 2978 2978 2946
Current Account to GDP (%) -0.30 -11 -11 -11 -11 -6
Government Debt to GDP (%) 59.50 71 71 71 71 65
Government Budget (% of GDP) 1.40 -4.9 -4.9 -4.9 -4.9 -2.7
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 30.00 30 30 30 30 30
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 35.00 35 35 35 35 35

GDP Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2022
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) -1.80 1.5 1.5 1.5 2.8 2.8
GDP (USD Billion) 16.66 16 16 16 16 14.8
GDP per capita (USD) 9128.90 9100 9100 9100 9100 9200
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 14869.80 13400 13400 13400 13400 15100

Labour Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2022
Unemployment Rate (%) 20.50 22.5 22.5 22.5 21.2 21.5
Population (Million) 2.17 2.31 2.31 2.3 2.3 2.36

Prices Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2022
Inflation Rate (%) 1.70 2 1.7 1.4 1.6 2
Consumer Price Index CPI (points) 102.70 104 105 104 104 106
CPI Transportation (points) 110.00 111 112 111 112 114

Money Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2022
Interest Rate (%) 3.25 3.25 3.25 3.25 3.25 3.25

Trade Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2022
Balance of Trade (CFA Billion) 1701.74 2946 2946 2978 2978 2946
Current Account to GDP (%) -0.30 -11 -11 -11 -11 -6
Crude Oil Production (BBL/D/1K) 160.00 280 280 250 250 250

Government Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2022
Government Debt to GDP (%) 59.50 71 71 71 71 65
Government Budget (% of GDP) 1.40 -4.9 -4.9 -4.9 -4.9 -2.7
Military Expenditure (USD Million) 273.00 250 250 260 260 260

Taxes Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2022
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 30.00 30 30 30 30 30
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 35.00 35 35 35 35 35
Sales Tax Rate (%) 18.00 18 18 18 18 18
Social Security Rate (%) 18.50 18.5 18.5 18.5 18.5 18.5
Social Security Rate For Companies (%) 16.00 16 16 16 16 16
Social Security Rate For Employees (%) 2.50 2.5 2.5 2.5 2.5 2.5


This page has economic forecasts for Gabon including a long-term outlook for the next decades, plus medium-term expectations for the next four quarters and short-term market predictions for the next release affecting the Gabon economy.