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Madagascar (; Malagasy: Madagasikara), officially the Republic of Madagascar (Malagasy: Repoblikan'i Madagasikara Malagasy pronunciation: [republiˈkʲan madaɡasˈkʲarə̥]; French: République de Madagascar), and previously known as the Malagasy Republic, is an island country in the Indian Ocean, approximately 400 kilometres (250 miles) off the coast of East Africa. At 592,800 square kilometres (228,900 sq mi) Madagascar is the world's 2nd largest island country. The nation comprises the island of Madagascar (the fourth- largest island in the world) and numerous smaller peripheral islands. Following the prehistoric breakup of the supercontinent Gondwana, Madagascar split from the Indian subcontinent around 88 million years ago, allowing native plants and animals to evolve in relative isolation. Consequently, Madagascar is a biodiversity hotspot; over 90% of its wildlife is found nowhere else on Earth. The island's diverse ecosystems and unique wildlife are threatened by the encroachment of the rapidly growing human population and other environmental threats. The archaeological evidence of the earliest human foraging on Madagascar may date up to 10,000 years ago. Human settlement of Madagascar occurred between ... [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 : 1,673.15
  • High : 1,688.68
  • Low : 1,649.88
  • Max Fluctuation : 9.1
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.45%
  • Open : 1,652.13
  • Time : 22:13:03
  • Yesterday : 1,643.46
  • Change % : 1.81%
  • Change : 29.69
  • Last : 50.84
  • High : 52.62
  • Low : 50.47
  • Max Fluctuation : 0.27
  • Max Fluctuation % : 2.03%
  • Open : 52.55
  • Time : 22:13:17
  • Yesterday : 53.44
  • Change % : 5.11%
  • Change : 2.6
  • Last : 0.9202
  • High : 0.9254
  • Low : 0.92
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : 0.9234
  • Time : 22:13:17
  • Yesterday : 0.9235
  • Change % : 0.36%
  • Change : 0.0033

Madagascar Currency Markets

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
USD/MGA Ask 3750 - 3700 3765.75 0.00 0.00% 2020/02/24 Time 17:10
EUR/MGA Ask 4062 - 4062 4063 0.00 0.00% 2020/02/15 Time 1:42
MGA/GBP Ask 0.00022 - 0.00022 0.00022 0.00 0.00% 2018/05/12 Time 0:00
MGA/USD Ask 0.0003 - 0.0003 0.0003 0.00 0.00% 2018/05/12 Time 0:00

Madagascar Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Range Frequency Metric

Balance of Trade

-194250.00 19 Dec -323515 -772177 : 177517 Monthly million MGA

CPI Transportation

117.20 19 Dec 117 97 : 333 Monthly

Car Registrations

0 19 Sep 1236 455 : 1962 Monthly

Competitiveness Index

0 19 Dec 3.4 3.32 : 42.86 Yearly Points

Competitiveness Rank

0 19 Dec 121 111 : 132 Yearly

Consumer Price Index Cpi

126.70 19 Dec 126 26.9 : 127 Monthly points

Corporate Tax Rate

20.00 20 Dec 20 20 : 30 Yearly %

Corruption Index

0 19 Dec 25 17 : 34 Yearly Points

Corruption Rank

0 19 Dec 152 82 : 158 Yearly

Cpi Housing Utilities

0 19 Dec 130 97.2 : 487 Monthly

Credit Rating

0 : Monthly

Currency

3722.00 20 Feb 3722 2149 : 3780 Daily

Current Account

0 19 Sep -94.7 -573 : 169 Quarterly DTS Million

Current Account to GDP

-2.00 18 Dec -0.3 -21.1 : 0.6 Yearly %

Deposit Interest Rate

13.00 19 Nov 13 8 : 24 Monthly %

Ease of Doing Business

0 19 Dec 161 134 : 169 Yearly

Electricity Production

0 19 Aug 165 106 : 165 Monthly Gigawatt-hour

Exports

0 19 Dec 867920 51994 : 1081927 Monthly million MGA

Food Inflation

3.80 19 Nov 4.5 -10.27 : 50.84 Monthly %

Foreign Direct Investment

0 13 Dec 1964 531 : 7717 Yearly MGA Billion

GDP

12.10 18 Dec 11.47 0.67 : 12.1 Yearly USD Billion

GDP Annual Growth Rate

5.00 18 Dec 4.2 -12.7 : 9.85 Yearly %

GDP Per Capita Ppp

1452.60 18 Dec 1418 1257 : 1653 Yearly USD

GDP per capita

432.70 18 Dec 422 374 : 755 Yearly USD

Government Budget

-2.30 18 Dec -2.4 -4.65 : -0.39 Yearly %

Government Debt to GDP

35.10 18 Dec 41.9 24.3 : 112 Yearly %

IP Addresses

0 17 Mar 31727 3167 : 34386 Quarterly

Imports

0 19 Dec 1191435 253874 : 1386304 Monthly million MGA

Inflation Rate

4.90 19 Nov 5.2 -8.5 : 30.4 Monthly %

Inflation Rate Mom

0.20 19 Nov 0.2 -3.8 : 7.9 Monthly %

Interest Rate

9.50 20 Jan 9.5 7 : 33 Daily %

Internet Speed

0 17 Mar 3329 145 : 3788 Quarterly

Living Wage Family

672000.00 18 Dec 672000 672000 : 672000 yearly

Living Wage Individual

0 18 Dec 351100 351100 : 351100 yearly

Military Expenditure

72.90 18 Dec 66.9 42.8 : 133 Yearly

Money Supply M3

0 19 Sep 12170 3606 : 12185 Monthly MGA Billion

Personal Income Tax Rate

20.00 18 Dec 20 20 : 30 Yearly %

Population

26.26 18 Dec 25.57 5.1 : 26.26 Yearly Million

Sales Tax Rate

20.00 20 Dec 20 20 : 21 Yearly %

Social Security Rate

19.00 19 Dec 19 19 : 20 Yearly %

Social Security Rate For Companies

18.00 19 Dec 18 18 : 18 Yearly %

Social Security Rate For Employees

1.00 19 Dec 1 1 : 2 Yearly %

Terrorism Index

0 18 Dec 2.61 0 : 3.29 Yearly

Tourist Arrivals

0 19 Dec 45085 9526 : 45085 Monthly

Unemployment Rate

1.60 19 Dec 1.7 0.6 : 5.8 Yearly %

Wages High Skilled

829600.00 18 Dec 826100 735300 : 829600 yearly

Wages Low Skilled

324900.00 18 Dec 382200 195500 : 382200 yearly
Indicator Actual Q2/19 Q3/19 Q4/19 Q1/20 2020 Metric
Balance of Trade -194250.00 -317275 -317278 -317274 -317270 -317269 million MGA
CPI Transportation 117.20 123 123 124 122 131
Consumer Price Index Cpi 126.70 130 132 133 129 141 points
Corporate Tax Rate 20.00 20 20 20 20 20 %
Currency 3722.00 3675 3700 3725 3651 3775
Current Account to GDP -2.00 -3.9 -3.9 -3.9 -3.9 -4.2 %
Deposit Interest Rate 13.00 13 13 11.5 11.5 11.5 %
Food Inflation 3.80 4.5 5 5.3 4 6 %
GDP 12.10 13.2 13.2 13.2 13.2 13.6 USD Billion
GDP Annual Growth Rate 5.00 5.2 5.2 5.2 5.2 5.4 %
GDP Per Capita Ppp 1452.60 2020 2020 2020 2020 2075 USD
GDP per capita 432.70 454 454 454 454 465 USD
Government Budget -2.30 -2.6 -2.6 -2.6 -2.6 -2.8 %
Government Debt to GDP 35.10 39 39 39 39 38 %
Inflation Rate 4.90 5.3 5.4 5.5 5.1 6 %
Inflation Rate Mom 0.20 0.4 0.3 0.5 0.3 0.6 %
Interest Rate 9.50 9.5 9 9 9.5 8 %
Living Wage Family 672000.00 672000 672000 593900 672000 599900
Military Expenditure 72.90 69.2 69.2 69.2 69.2 75
Personal Income Tax Rate 20.00 20 20 20 20 20 %
Population 26.26 27.45 27.45 27.64 27.45 28.33 Million
Sales Tax Rate 20.00 20 20 20 20 20 %
Social Security Rate 19.00 19 19 19 19 19 %
Social Security Rate For Companies 18.00 18 18 18 18 18 %
Social Security Rate For Employees 1.00 1 1 1 1 1 %
Unemployment Rate 1.60 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.8 %
Wages High Skilled 829600.00 820000 820000 830000 820000 855000
Wages Low Skilled 324900.00 376500 376500 380000 376500 388000