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Nepal

Nepal

Nepal (Nepali: नेपाल [neˈpal]), officially the Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal, is a landlocked country in South Asia. It is located mainly in the Himalayas, but also includes parts of the Indo-Gangetic Plain. With an estimated population of 26.4 million, it is 48th largest country by population and 93rd largest country by area. It borders China in the north and India in the south, east and west while Bangladesh is located within only 27 km (17 mi) of its southeastern tip and Bhutan is separated from it by the Indian state of Sikkim. Nepal has a diverse geography, including fertile plains, subalpine forested hills, and eight of the world's ten tallest mountains, including Mount Everest, the highest point on Earth. Kathmandu is the capital and the largest city. Nepal is a multiethnic country with Nepali as the official language. The name "Nepal" is first recorded in texts from the Vedic period of the Indian subcontinent, the era in ancient India when Hinduism was founded, the predominant religion of the country. In the middle of the first millennium BCE, Gautama Buddha, the founder of Buddhism, was born in Lumbini in southern Nepal. Parts of northern Nepal were intertwined with the culture of Tibet. Th... [More]
  • Last : 9,045
  • High : 9,412.6
  • Low : 9,015.2
  • Max Fluctuation : 104
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.4%
  • Open : 9,325.1
  • Time : 18:38:09
  • Yesterday : 9,334.2
  • Change % : 3.2%
  • Change : 289.2
  • Last : 1,634.47 (NPR)
  • High : 1,654.99
  • Low : 1,625.1
  • Max Fluctuation : 7.32
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.3%
  • Open : 1,649.82
  • Time : 18:39:53
  • Yesterday : 1,649.67
  • Change % : 0.93%
  • Change : 15.2
  • Last : 49.87 (NPR)
  • High : 50.41
  • Low : 49.02
  • Max Fluctuation : 0.15
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.06%
  • Open : 49.81
  • Time : 18:40:14
  • Yesterday : 49.87
  • Change % : 0%
  • Change : 0
  • Last : 0.9208 (NPR)
  • High : 0.9234
  • Low : 0.9175
  • Max Fluctuation : 0.01
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.26%
  • Open : 0.9234
  • Time : 18:36:52
  • Yesterday : 0.9188
  • Change % : 0.22%
  • Change : 0.002

Nepal Currency Markets

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
USD/NPR Ask 114.66 114.23 114.23 114.9 0.24 0.21% 2020/02/26 Time 18:36
NPR/GBP Ask 0.0067 - 0.0067 0.0067 0.00 0.00% 2020/02/22 Time 12:35
NPR/USD Ask 0.0087 - 0.0087 0.0088 0.00 0.00% 2020/02/18 Time 5:42
NZD/NPR Ask 73.55 - 73.48 73.55 0.00 0.00% 2020/02/15 Time 1:42
PHP/NPR Ask 2.2593 - 2.2593 2.2597 0.00 0.00% 2020/02/15 Time 1:42

Nepal Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Range Frequency Metric

Balance of Trade

-103773.70 19 Dec -119620 -132195 : -3913 Monthly Million NPR

Changes in Inventories

377968.00 18 Dec 312612 -54 : 377968 Yearly NPR Million

Competitiveness Index

0 19 Dec 50.79 3.34 : 51.57 Yearly Points

Competitiveness Rank

0 19 Dec 109 100 : 130 Yearly

Consumer Price Index Cpi

132.38 20 Jan 133 92.2 : 133 Monthly points

Consumer Spending

689298.00 18 Dec 647090 348989 : 689298 Yearly Million Rupees

Corruption Index

0 19 Dec 31 22 : 34 Yearly Points

Corruption Rank

0 19 Dec 124 90 : 154 Yearly

Credit Rating

0 : Monthly

Currency

114.76 20 Feb 115 69.62 : 119 Daily

Current Account

-265365.90 19 Mar -204432 -265366 : 86636 Quarterly Million Rupees

Current Account to GDP

-8.20 18 Dec -0.4 -8.2 : 6.2 Yearly %

Ease of Doing Business

0 19 Dec 110 94 : 123 Yearly

Export Prices

0 19 Oct 100 98.9 : 172 Monthly points

Exports

9662.90 19 Dec 11338 2832 : 11338 Monthly Million NPR

Food Inflation

6.60 19 Dec 5.8 -1 : 21.42 Monthly %

Foreign Direct Investment

17512.80 18 Dec 13504 -470 : 17513 Yearly NPR Million

GDP

28.81 18 Dec 24.88 0.5 : 28.81 Yearly USD Billion

GDP Annual Growth Rate

7.10 18 Dec 6.7 0.1 : 8.6 Yearly %

GDP Constant Prices

950033.00 18 Dec 887455 442049 : 950033 Yearly Million Rupees

GDP From Agriculture

267458.00 18 Dec 254673 158417 : 267458 Yearly NPR Million

GDP From Construction

55121.00 18 Dec 50595 27225 : 55121 Yearly NPR Million

GDP From Manufacturing

56018.00 18 Dec 52957 36364 : 56018 Yearly NPR Million

GDP From Mining

4261.00 18 Dec 3892 1977 : 4261 Yearly NPR Million

GDP From Public Administration

16763.00 18 Dec 15880 7237 : 16763 Yearly NPR Million

GDP From Services

131079.00 18 Dec 118204 61837 : 131079 Yearly NPR Million

GDP From Transport

90039.00 18 Dec 85019 34055 : 90039 Yearly NPR Million

GDP From Utilities

21065.00 18 Dec 18741 8631 : 21065 Yearly NPR Million

GDP Per Capita Ppp

2724.00 18 Dec 2606 1188 : 2724 Yearly USD

GDP per capita

812.20 18 Dec 777 266 : 812 Yearly USD

Gold Reserves

6.43 19 Dec 6.43 0 : 6.5 Quarterly Tonnes

Government Budget

-8.90 18 Dec -7.1 -8.9 : -0.9 Yearly %

Government Debt to GDP

30.40 18 Dec 26.8 25.3 : 69.5 Yearly %

Government Spending

113731.00 18 Dec 104989 35785 : 113731 Yearly NPR Million

Gross Fixed Capital Formation

317265.00 18 Dec 277577 84751 : 317265 Yearly NPR Million

Home Ownership Rate

85.26 11 Dec 88.26 85.26 : 88.26 Yearly %

IP Addresses

0 17 Mar 194089 12331 : 318361 Quarterly

Import Prices

0 19 Oct 98.9 96.7 : 119 Monthly points

Imports

113436.60 19 Dec 130958 8000 : 141241 Monthly Million NPR

Inflation Rate

6.80 20 Jan 6.6 -11.54 : 30.42 Monthly %

Interest Rate

6.00 19 Dec 6 5.5 : 8 Daily %

Internet Speed

0 17 Mar 3233 433 : 3774 Quarterly

Military Expenditure

397.00 18 Dec 405 19.8 : 405 Yearly

Population

28.09 18 Dec 27.63 10.11 : 28.09 Yearly Million

Sales Tax Rate

13.00 20 Dec 13 13 : 13 Yearly %

Terms of Trade

0 19 Oct 101 99.9 : 164 Monthly points

Terrorism Index

0 18 Dec 5.3 4.39 : 6.86 Yearly

Unemployment Rate

3.20 17 Dec 3.4 1.9 : 4.5 Yearly %
Indicator Actual Q2/19 Q3/19 Q4/19 Q1/20 2020 Metric
Balance of Trade -103773.70 -109991 -110382 -110773 -109600 -113337 Million NPR
Changes in Inventories 377968.00 510000 510000 510000 510000 510000 NPR Million
Consumer Price Index Cpi 132.38 135 139 140 132 149 points
Consumer Spending 689298.00 732034 732034 732034 732034 773028 Million Rupees
Currency 114.76 115 116 116 115 117
Current Account -265365.90 -56500 -56500 -57000 -56500 -57000 Million Rupees
Current Account to GDP -8.20 -9.8 -9.8 -9.8 -9.8 -8.5 %
Exports 9662.90 10302 10866 11431 9737 12690 Million NPR
Food Inflation 6.60 3.8 3.5 3.4 4.5 3.4 %
Foreign Direct Investment 17512.80 11000 11000 11000 11000 11000 NPR Million
GDP 28.81 31.3 31.3 31.3 31.3 32 USD Billion
GDP Annual Growth Rate 7.10 6.2 6.2 6.2 6.2 5.6 %
GDP Constant Prices 950033.00 1008935 1008935 1008935 1008935 1065435 Million Rupees
GDP From Agriculture 267458.00 284040 284040 284040 284040 299947 NPR Million
GDP From Construction 55121.00 58539 58539 58539 58539 61817 NPR Million
GDP From Manufacturing 56018.00 59491 59491 59491 59491 62823 NPR Million
GDP From Mining 4261.00 4525 4525 4525 4525 4779 NPR Million
GDP From Public Administration 16763.00 17802 17802 17802 17802 18799 NPR Million
GDP From Services 131079.00 139206 139206 139206 139206 147001 NPR Million
GDP From Transport 90039.00 95621 95621 95621 95621 100976 NPR Million
GDP From Utilities 21065.00 22371 22371 22371 22371 23624 NPR Million
GDP Per Capita Ppp 2724.00 2690 2690 2690 2690 2690 USD
GDP per capita 812.20 860 860 860 860 887 USD
Gold Reserves 6.43 6.44 6.44 6.49 6.44 6.49 Tonnes
Government Budget -8.90 -4.5 -4.5 -4.5 -4.5 -3.6 %
Government Debt to GDP 30.40 28.5 28.5 28.5 28.5 29 %
Government Spending 113731.00 120782 120782 120782 120782 127546 NPR Million
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 317265.00 336935 336935 336935 336935 355804 NPR Million
Home Ownership Rate 85.26 80 80 80 80 80 %
Imports 113436.60 120293 121248 122204 119337 126027 Million NPR
Inflation Rate 6.80 6 5.5 6 6.5 5.8 %
Interest Rate 6.00 6.5 6.5 6.5 6 5.5 %
Military Expenditure 397.00 393 393 393 393 393
Population 28.09 29.01 29.01 29.01 29.01 29.47 Million
Sales Tax Rate 13.00 13 13 13 13 13 %
Unemployment Rate 3.20 3.6 3.6 3.6 3.6 3.6 %