Markets Last Reference
Currency 14.12 May/21

Overview Last Reference
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) -15.3 Dec/20
Unemployment Rate (%) 23.5 Dec/19
Inflation Rate (%) 6.5 Mar/21
Interest Rate (%) 3.5 Apr/21
Balance of Trade (LSL Million) -3556 Sep/20
Current Account (LSL Million) -698 Sep/20
Current Account to GDP (%) -3.2 Dec/19
Government Debt to GDP (%) 51.7 Dec/19
Government Budget (% of GDP) -4.6 Dec/20
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 25 Dec/21
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 30 Dec/21

GDP Last Reference
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) -15.3 Dec/20
GDP (USD Billion) 2.46 Dec/19
GDP per capita (USD) 1384 Dec/19
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 2768 Dec/19
Gdp Constant Prices (LSL Million) 4800 Dec/20
Gdp From Agriculture (LSL Million) 434 Dec/20
Gdp From Construction (LSL Million) 193 Dec/20
Gdp From Manufacturing (LSL Million) 713 Dec/20
Gdp From Mining (LSL Million) 261 Dec/20
Gdp From Public Administration (LSL Million) 697 Dec/20
Gdp From Services (LSL Million) 450 Dec/20
Gdp From Transport (LSL Million) 38 Dec/20
Gdp From Utilities (LSL Million) 260 Dec/20

Labour Last Reference
Unemployment Rate (%) 23.5 Dec/19
Population (Million) 2.13 Dec/19

Prices Last Reference
Inflation Rate (%) 6.5 Mar/21
Food Inflation (%) 14.3 Mar/21
Consumer Price Index CPI (points) 124 Mar/21
Cpi Housing Utilities (points) 125 Mar/21
CPI Transportation (points) 117 Mar/21
Inflation Rate Mom (%) 1.1 Mar/21

Money Last Reference
Interest Rate (%) 3.5 Apr/21
Deposit Interest Rate (%) 3.53 Feb/21
Money Supply M0 (Million LSL) 7171 Sep/20
Money Supply M1 (Million LSL) 5830 Sep/20
Money Supply M2 (Million LSL) 13001 Sep/20

Trade Last Reference
Balance of Trade (LSL Million) -3556 Sep/20
Current Account (LSL Million) -698 Sep/20
Current Account to GDP (%) -3.2 Dec/19
Exports (LSL Million) 4010 Sep/20
Imports (LSL Million) 7566 Sep/20
External Debt (Million LSL) 16317 Sep/20
Terrorism Index 0.05 Dec/19

Government Last Reference
Government Debt to GDP (%) 51.7 Dec/19
Government Budget (% of GDP) -4.6 Dec/20
Credit Rating 30 May/21
Military Expenditure (USD Million) 46.2 Dec/19

Taxes Last Reference
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 25 Dec/21
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 30 Dec/21
Sales Tax Rate (%) 15 Dec/21

Business Last Reference
Internet Speed (KBps) 5078 Mar/17
IP Addresses (IP) 8088 Mar/17
Competitiveness Index (Points) 42.9 Dec/19
Competitiveness Rank 131 Dec/19
Corruption Index (Points) 41 Dec/20
Corruption Rank 83 Dec/20
Ease of Doing Business 122 Dec/19


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