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Burundi ( (listen), ), officially the Republic of Burundi (Kirundi: Republika y'Uburundi, [u.βu.ɾǔː.ndi]; French: République du Burundi, [buʁundi] or [byʁyndi]), is a landlocked country in the Great Rift Valley where the African Great Lakes region and East Africa converge. It is bordered by Rwanda to the north, Tanzania to the east and southeast, and the Democratic Republic of the Congo to the west; Lake Tanganyika lies along its southwestern border. The capital is Bujumbura.The Twa, Hutu and Tutsi peoples have lived in Burundi for at least 500 years. For more than 200 of those years, Burundi was an independent kingdom, until the beginning of the 20th century, when Germany colonised the region. After the First World War and Germany's defeat, it ceded the territory to Belgium. Both Germans and Belgians ruled Burundi and Rwanda as a European colony known as Ruanda-Urundi. Despite common misconceptions, Burundi and Rwanda had never been under common rule until the time of European colonisation. Burundi gained independence in 1962 and initially had a monarchy, but a series of assassinations, coups and a general climate of regional instability culminated in the establishment of a republic and one-party state in... [More]
  • Last : 8,846.3
  • High : 9,412.6
  • Low : 8,846.3
  • Max Fluctuation : 104
  • Max Fluctuation % : 2.66%
  • Open : 9,325.1
  • Time : 19:53:11
  • Yesterday : 9,334.2
  • Change % : 5.52%
  • Change : 487.9
  • Last : 1,637.23
  • High : 1,654.99
  • Low : 1,625.1
  • Max Fluctuation : 7.32
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.47%
  • Open : 1,649.82
  • Time : 19:55:05
  • Yesterday : 1,649.67
  • Change % : 0.76%
  • Change : 12.44
  • Last : 50.14
  • High : 50.41
  • Low : 49.02
  • Max Fluctuation : 0.18
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.1%
  • Open : 49.81
  • Time : 19:55:14
  • Yesterday : 49.87
  • Change % : 0.54%
  • Change : 0.27
  • Last : 0.9195
  • High : 0.9234
  • Low : 0.9175
  • Max Fluctuation : 0.01
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.12%
  • Open : 0.9234
  • Time : 19:53:24
  • Yesterday : 0.9188
  • Change % : 0.08%
  • Change : 0.0007

Burundi Currency Markets

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
USD/BIF Ask 1895.5 1902.11 1895.5 1915.38 0.00 0.00% 2020/02/26 Time 18:31
GBP/BIF Ask 2473.44 - 2472.87 2474.01 0.00 0.00% 2020/02/15 Time 1:42
EUR/BIF Ask 2053.02 - 2053.02 2054.53 0.00 0.00% 2020/02/15 Time 1:42
BIF/USD Ask 0.0005 - 0.0005 0.0005 0.00 0.00% 2019/01/29 Time 0:00

Burundi Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Range Frequency Metric

Balance of Trade

-102939.80 19 Aug -168809 -170303 : -1801 Monthly BIF Million

Banks Balance Sheet

0 19 Aug 2660238 1447266 : 2697895 Monthly BIF Million

CPI Transportation

117.10 19 Dec 117 87.2 : 120 Monthly

Central Bank Balance Sheet

0 19 Sep 1504448 938364 : 1537488 Monthly BIF Million

Competitiveness Index

0 19 Dec 37.53 2.57 : 40.25 Yearly Points

Competitiveness Rank

0 19 Dec 136 122 : 146 Yearly

Consumer Price Index Cpi

114.50 19 Dec 113 79.3 : 118 Monthly points

Corruption Index

0 19 Dec 17 17 : 25 Yearly Points

Corruption Rank

0 19 Dec 170 130 : 172 Yearly

Cpi Housing Utilities

0 19 Dec 124 6.7 : 124 Monthly

Credit Rating

0 : Monthly

Currency

1876.58 20 Feb 1876 1208 : 1877 Daily

Current Account

-361.80 18 Dec -360 -395 : 10.45 Yearly USD Million

Current Account to GDP

-10.40 18 Dec -11.6 -19.1 : 1 Yearly %

Ease of Doing Business

0 19 Dec 168 140 : 177 Yearly

Electricity Production

0 19 Jun 23.92 11.74 : 23.92 Monthly Gigawatt-hour

Export Prices

0 19 Sep 96.2 85.05 : 139 Quarterly points

Exports

16097.60 19 Aug 18635 1013 : 67181 Monthly BIF Million

External Debt

0 19 Aug 927530 413843 : 1651802 Monthly BIF Million

Fiscal Expenditure

0 19 Aug 130256 18690 : 162729 Monthly BIF Million

Food Inflation

8.80 19 Dec 6.4 -19.9 : 34.1 Monthly %

Foreign Exchange Reserves

0 19 Aug 129318 75870 : 542621 Monthly BIF Million

GDP

3.08 18 Dec 3.17 0.16 : 3.17 Yearly USD Billion

GDP Annual Growth Rate

3.80 18 Dec 3.6 -13.75 : 21.33 Yearly %

GDP Per Capita Ppp

660.30 18 Dec 671 660 : 1054 Yearly USD

GDP per capita

210.80 18 Dec 214 180 : 337 Yearly USD

Gold Reserves

0.03 19 Jun 0.03 0.03 : 0.54 Quarterly Tonnes

Government Budget

-8.80 18 Dec -8.2 -20 : -2.3 Yearly %

Government Budget Value

0 19 Aug -40480 -72443 : 78737 Monthly BIF Million

Government Debt to GDP

13.20 18 Dec 14.4 13.2 : 173 Yearly %

Government Revenues

0 19 Aug 89776 12224 : 152076 Monthly BIF Million

IP Addresses

0 17 Mar 1786 246 : 2914 Quarterly

Import Prices

0 19 Sep 93.59 81.53 : 101 Quarterly points

Imports

119037.40 19 Aug 187444 5397 : 187444 Monthly BIF Million

Industrial Production

1.90 19 Sep 2.7 -29 : 34.7 Monthly %

Inflation Rate

4.90 19 Dec 3.6 -8.4 : 44.93 Monthly %

Inflation Rate Mom

1.50 19 Dec 0.7 -2.6 : 6.8 Monthly %

Interest Rate

5.35 19 Aug 5.45 5.07 : 16.24 Daily %

Internet Speed

0 17 Mar 2270 82.78 : 3556 Quarterly

Living Wage Family

575800.00 17 Dec 575800 575800 : 575800 yearly

Living Wage Individual

0 17 Dec 234400 234400 : 234400 yearly

Military Expenditure

0 18 Dec 64 14 : 106 Yearly

Money Supply M0

0 19 Sep 624569 177619 : 657960 Monthly BIF Million

Money Supply M1

0 18 Jul 1093022 236399 : 1098144 Monthly BIF Million

Money Supply M2

0 19 Jun 1771347 322363 : 1828883 Monthly BIF Million

Money Supply M3

0 19 Aug 2041329 365560 : 2068536 Monthly BIF Million

Population

11.18 18 Dec 10.83 2.8 : 11.18 Yearly Million

Sales Tax Rate

18.00 20 Dec 18 18 : 18 Yearly %

Terms of Trade

0 19 Sep 103 103 : 148 Quarterly points

Terrorism Index

0 18 Dec 5.32 3.34 : 5.64 Yearly

Unemployment Rate

1.50 19 Dec 1.5 1.5 : 2.1 Yearly %

Wages High Skilled

135200.00 17 Dec 135200 135200 : 135200 yearly

Wages Low Skilled

98300.00 17 Dec 98300 98300 : 98300 yearly
Indicator Actual Q2/19 Q3/19 Q4/19 Q1/20 2020 Metric
Balance of Trade -102939.80 -67500 -96000 -84000 -93000 -90000 BIF Million
CPI Transportation 117.10 121 123 120 124 124
Consumer Price Index Cpi 114.50 112 114 116 114 119 points
Currency 1876.58 1872 1872 1872 1872 1872
Current Account -361.80 -340 -340 -340 -340 -380 USD Million
Current Account to GDP -10.40 -11.2 -11.2 -11.2 -11.2 -11.5 %
Exports 16097.60 23000 27000 28000 34000 30000 BIF Million
Food Inflation 8.80 5.8 4.6 5 7 6 %
GDP 3.08 3.05 3.05 3.05 3.05 3.1 USD Billion
GDP Annual Growth Rate 3.80 1.8 1.8 1.8 1.8 2 %
GDP Per Capita Ppp 660.30 705 705 705 705 728 USD
GDP per capita 210.80 218 218 218 218 220 USD
Gold Reserves 0.03 38 38 38 38 38 Tonnes
Government Budget -8.80 -9.7 -9.7 -9.7 -9.7 -9.5 %
Government Debt to GDP 13.20 17 17 17 17 17.5 %
Imports 119037.40 90500 123000 112000 127000 120000 BIF Million
Industrial Production 1.90 -3 -0.4 3 1 2.5 %
Inflation Rate 4.90 3.2 2.7 2.5 4.4 3.1 %
Inflation Rate Mom 1.50 1.3 1.3 1.7 0.9 2 %
Interest Rate 5.35 5.3 5.3 5.2 5.4 5 %
Living Wage Family 575800.00 595800 595800 595800 595800 595800
Population 11.18 11.84 11.84 11.88 11.84 12.23 Million
Sales Tax Rate 18.00 18 18 18 18 18 %
Unemployment Rate 1.50 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.4 %
Wages High Skilled 135200.00 136200 136200 136200 136200 136200
Wages Low Skilled 98300.00 100300 100300 102300 100300 105300