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Congo - Brazzaville

Congo - Brazzaville

The Republic of the Congo (pronunciation French: République du Congo, Kongo: Repubilika ya Kôngo), also known as Congo-Brazzaville, the Congo Republic, RotC, or simply the Congo, is a country located in the western coast of Central Africa. It is bordered by five countries: Gabon to its west; Cameroon to its northwest and the Central African Republic to its northeast; the Democratic Republic of the Congo to the southeast and the Angolan exclave of Cabinda to its south; and the Atlantic Ocean to its southwest. The region was dominated by Bantu-speaking tribes at least 3,000 years ago, who built trade links leading into the Congo River basin. Congo was formerly part of the French colony of Equatorial Africa. The Republic of the Congo was established on 28 November 1958 but gained independence from France in 1960. It was a Marxist-Leninist state from 1969 to 1992, under the name People's Republic of the Congo. The sovereign state has had multi-party elections since 1992, although a democratically elected government was ousted in the 1997 Republic of the Congo Civil War, and President Denis Sassou Nguesso, who first came to power in 1979, has ruled for 35 of the past 40 years. The Republic of the Congo has bec... [More]
  • Last : 9,592.1
  • High : 9,980
  • Low : 9,509.3
  • Max Fluctuation : 79.6
  • Max Fluctuation % : 1.38%
  • Open : 9,861.1
  • Time : 22:11:23
  • Yesterday : 9,856.7
  • Change % : 2.76%
  • Change : 264.6
  • Last : 1,673.27
  • High : 1,688.68
  • Low : 1,649.88
  • Max Fluctuation : 9.1
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.44%
  • Open : 1,652.13
  • Time : 22:11:11
  • Yesterday : 1,643.46
  • Change % : 1.81%
  • Change : 29.81
  • Last : 50.87
  • High : 52.62
  • Low : 50.47
  • Max Fluctuation : 0.27
  • Max Fluctuation % : 1.97%
  • Open : 52.55
  • Time : 22:11:24
  • Yesterday : 53.44
  • Change % : 5.05%
  • Change : 2.57
  • Last : 0.9204
  • High : 0.9254
  • Low : 0.92
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : 0.9234
  • Time : 22:10:27
  • Yesterday : 0.9235
  • Change % : 0.34%
  • Change : 0.0031

Congo - Brazzaville Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Range Frequency Metric

Balance of Trade

994.20 18 Dec 208 -578 : 994 Yearly USD Million

Competitiveness Index

0 19 Dec 38.24 36.14 : 40.88 Yearly

Competitiveness Rank

0 19 Dec 135 127 : 139 Yearly

Corporate Tax Rate

35.00 20 Dec 35 35 : 40 Yearly %

Corruption Index

0 19 Dec 20 17 : 22 Yearly Points

Corruption Rank

0 19 Dec 161 133 : 171 Yearly

Credit Rating

0 20 Feb : Monthly 20

Crude Oil Production

0 19 Sep 15 15 : 30 Monthly BBL/D/1K

Currency

1689.00 20 Feb 1689 4.27 : 1689 Daily

Current Account

-2169.10 18 Dec -1241 -2922 : 0.9 Yearly USD Million

Current Account to GDP

-1.10 18 Dec -3.6 -17 : 5.1 Yearly %

Ease of Doing Business

0 19 Dec 184 182 : 187 Yearly

Exports

15966.80 18 Dec 11548 880 : 15967 Yearly USD Million

External Debt

0 18 Dec 4594 4542 : 12468 Yearly USD Million

Fiscal Expenditure

0 19 Nov 634197 85918 : 820126 Monthly CDF Million

Food Inflation

8.40 18 Dec 9.8 -24.25 : 102 Monthly %

Foreign Exchange Reserves

0 19 Nov 4114 2441 : 4598 Monthly USD Million

GDP

47.23 18 Dec 38.02 2.88 : 47.23 Yearly USD Billion

GDP Annual Growth Rate

5.82 18 Dec 3.7 -26.1 : 9.7 Yearly %

GDP Per Capita Ppp

827.14 18 Dec 808 545 : 1387 Yearly USD

GDP per capita

418.70 18 Dec 409 276 : 1134 Yearly USD

Government Budget

-4.80 18 Dec -12.5 -19.65 : 26.1 Yearly %

Government Budget Value

81817.00 19 Nov 200211 -192333 : 315067 Monthly CDF Million

Government Debt to GDP

98.50 18 Dec 125 42.3 : 204 Yearly %

Government Revenues

0 19 Nov 433987 87124 : 1037913 Monthly CDF Million

IP Addresses

0 17 Mar 28620 797 : 33923 Quarterly

Imports

14972.70 18 Dec 11340 773 : 14973 Yearly USD Million

Industrial Production

0 17 Dec 0.6 -20.9 : 8.9 Yearly %

Inflation Rate

3.70 19 Nov 3.6 1.35 : 511 Monthly %

Interest Rate

9.00 20 Feb 9 2 : 70 Daily %

Internet Speed

0 17 Mar 2689 155 : 3463 Quarterly

Military Expenditure

0 18 Dec 295 19 : 456 Yearly

Mining Production

0 19 Sep -1.3 -38.56 : 59.56 Monthly %

Money Supply M1

0 19 Nov 2701265 805418 : 2793558 Monthly CDF Million

Money Supply M2

0 19 Nov 11659289 605562 : 12209705 Monthly CDF Million

Personal Income Tax Rate

30.00 18 Dec 30 30 : 30 Yearly %

Population

84.07 18 Dec 81.4 15.25 : 84.07 Yearly Million

Retail Sales YoY

0 19 Dec 3.65 1.16 : 52.95 Monthly %

Sales Tax Rate

16.00 20 Dec 16 13 : 16 Yearly %

Social Security Rate

8.50 19 Dec 8.5 8.5 : 12.5 Yearly %

Social Security Rate For Companies

5.00 19 Dec 5 5 : 9 Yearly %

Social Security Rate For Employees

3.50 19 Dec 3.5 3.5 : 3.5 Yearly %

Terrorism Index

0 18 Dec 7.06 4.18 : 7.11 Yearly

Unemployment Rate

46.10 13 Dec 49.1 45.4 : 66.9 Yearly %
Indicator Actual Q2/19 Q3/19 Q4/19 Q1/20 2020 Metric
Balance of Trade 994.20 -1700 -1700 -1700 -1700 -1500 USD Million
Corporate Tax Rate 35.00 35 35 35 35 35 %
Currency 1689.00 1691 1696 1702 1685 1715
Current Account -2169.10 -2600 -2600 -2600 -26 -1700 USD Million
Current Account to GDP -1.10 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 1 %
Exports 15966.80 11300 11300 11300 11300 12600 USD Million
Food Inflation 8.40 4.4 4.4 7 4.2 7 %
GDP 47.23 49 49 49 49 52 USD Billion
GDP Annual Growth Rate 5.82 3.9 3.9 3.9 3.9 4.1 %
GDP Per Capita Ppp 827.14 837 837 854 711 854 USD
GDP per capita 418.70 435 435 435 435 440 USD
Government Budget -4.80 -4.8 -4.8 -4.8 -4.8 -4.8 %
Government Budget Value 81817.00 -47552 -47552 -47590 -47552 -47569 CDF Million
Government Debt to GDP 98.50 77 77 77 77 72 %
Imports 14972.70 13000 13000 13000 13000 14100 USD Million
Inflation Rate 3.70 3.5 3.2 4.3 5 6.5 %
Interest Rate 9.00 9 9 9 9 9 %
Personal Income Tax Rate 30.00 30 30 30 30 30 %
Population 84.07 91 91 89.41 91 92.08 Million
Sales Tax Rate 16.00 16 16 16 16 16 %
Social Security Rate 8.50 8.5 8.5 8.5 8.5 8.5 %
Social Security Rate For Companies 5.00 5 5 5 5 5 %
Social Security Rate For Employees 3.50 3.5 3.5 3.5 3.5 3.5 %
Unemployment Rate 46.10 36 36 36 38 36 %