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Uganda

Uganda, officially the Republic of Uganda (Swahili: Jamhuri ya Uganda; Luganda: Eggwanga Yuganda) is a landlocked country in East-Central Africa. It is bordered to the east by Kenya, to the north by South Sudan, to the west by the Democratic Republic of the Congo, to the south-west by Rwanda, and to the south by Tanzania. The southern part of the country includes a substantial portion of Lake Victoria, shared with Kenya and Tanzania. Uganda is in the African Great Lakes region. Uganda also lies within the Nile basin, and has a varied but generally a modified equatorial climate. Uganda takes its name from the Buganda kingdom, which encompasses a large portion of the south of the country, including the capital Kampala. The people of Uganda were hunter-gatherers until 1,700 to 2,300 years ago, when Bantu-speaking populations migrated to the southern parts of the country. Beginning in 1894, the area was ruled as a protectorate by the UK, who established administrative law across the territory. Uganda gained independence from the UK on 9 October 1962. The period since then has been marked by violent conflicts, including an 8-year-long far right military dictatorship led by Idi Amin. Additionally, a lengthy civi... [More]
  • Last : 1,730.75
  • High : 1,730.75
  • Low : 1,730.75
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : 1,730.75
  • Time : 14:31:14
  • Yesterday : 1,754.22
  • Change % : 1.36%
  • Change : 23.47
  • Last : 15.559
  • High : 15.829
  • Low : 15.451
  • Max Fluctuation : 0.38
  • Max Fluctuation % : 1.74%
  • Open : 15.667
  • Time : 15:31:13
  • Yesterday : 15.668
  • Change % : 0.7%
  • Change : 0.109
  • Last : 3,690
  • High : 3,700
  • Low : 3,675
  • Max Fluctuation : 25
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.27%
  • Open : 3,675
  • Time : 18:57:53
  • Yesterday : 3,687
  • Change % : 0.08%
  • Change : 3
  • Last : 3,980
  • High : 3,983
  • Low : 3,980
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : -
  • Time : 01:42:20
  • Yesterday : 3,980
  • Change % : 0%
  • Change : 0

Uganda Currency Markets

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
USD/UGX Ask 3690 3675 3675 3700 3.00 0.08% 2020/02/26 Time 18:57
ZAR/UGX Ask 241.831 - 241.831 241.831 1.09 0.45% 2020/02/26 Time 5:07
UGX/ZAR Ask 0.0041 - 0.0041 0.0041 0.00 0.00% 2020/02/18 Time 15:07
EUR/UGX Ask 3980 - 3980 3983 0.00 0.00% 2020/02/15 Time 1:42
GBP/UGX Ask 4794.77 - 4794.04 4795.88 0.00 0.00% 2020/02/15 Time 1:42

Uganda Indices

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
Uganda All Share 1730.75 - 1730.75 1730.75 23.47 1.36% 2020/02/26 Time 14:31

Uganda Stocks

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
Umeme 240 - 240 240 0.00 0.00% 2020/02/24 Time 22:39
Bank of Baroda Uganda 124.17 - 124.17 124.17 0.00 0.00% 2020/02/24 Time 22:39
Uganda Clays 9.23 - 9.23 9.23 0.00 0.00% 2020/02/24 Time 22:39
Stanbic Bank Uganda 24 - 24 24 0.00 0.00% 2020/02/18 Time 22:15
National Insurance Corp 10 - 10 10 0.00 0.00% 2020/02/06 Time 22:08

Uganda Bonds

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
Uganda 15Y 15.666 15.559 15.559 15.72 0.05 0.34% 2020/02/26 Time 16:01
Uganda 6M 11.381 11.011 10.353 11.381 0.21 1.85% 2020/02/26 Time 15:31
Uganda 1Y 11.288 11.275 11.275 13.184 1.89 16.78% 2020/02/26 Time 15:31
Uganda 2Y 14.365 14.58 14.365 14.58 0.21 1.51% 2020/02/26 Time 15:31
Uganda 3Y 16.091 15.875 15.875 16.091 0.11 0.68% 2020/02/26 Time 15:31

Uganda Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Range Frequency Metric

Balance of Trade

-334.98 19 Dec -293 -483 : 14.56 Monthly USD Million

Business Confidence

56.00 20 Jan 56.29 51.93 : 62.64 Monthly points

CPI Transportation

0 20 Jan 168 102 : 168 Monthly

Capital Flows

0 19 Sep -703 -863 : 6684 Quarterly USD Million

Changes in Inventories

0 18 Dec 664 365 : 724 Yearly UGX billion

Competitiveness Index

0 19 Dec 46.8 3.33 : 48.94 Yearly Points

Competitiveness Rank

0 19 Dec 117 108 : 129 Yearly

Composite Pmi

58.80 20 Jan 57.7 47.7 : 58.8 Monthly points

Consumer Credit

2686984.20 19 Dec 2678889 326244 : 2686984 Monthly SHS Million

Consumer Price Index Cpi

180.20 20 Jan 180 102 : 180 Monthly points

Consumer Spending

81538.20 18 Dec 78291 52477 : 81538 Yearly UGX Billion

Core Consumer Prices

175.50 19 Dec 175 70.19 : 176 Monthly points

Core Inflation Rate

3.00 19 Dec 2.9 0.8 : 22.7 Monthly %

Corporate Tax Rate

30.00 20 Dec 30 30 : 30 Yearly %

Corruption Index

0 19 Dec 26 19 : 29 Yearly Points

Corruption Rank

0 19 Dec 149 43 : 151 Yearly

Cpi Housing Utilities

0 20 Jan 210 104 : 210 Monthly

Credit Rating

0 20 Feb : Monthly 33

Currency

3675.00 20 Feb 3677 1555 : 3910 Daily

Current Account

-776.20 19 Sep -939 -939 : 118 Quarterly USD Million

Current Account to GDP

-5.80 18 Dec -5.4 -11.6 : 2.86 Yearly %

Deposit Interest Rate

10.26 19 Mar 9.91 3.54 : 39 Monthly %

Ease of Doing Business

0 19 Dec 127 106 : 135 Yearly

Employment Rate

0 12 Dec 88.3 47.8 : 88.3 Yearly %

Export Prices

0 19 Dec 167 60.13 : 225 Monthly points

Exports

326.75 19 Dec 329 12.39 : 604 Monthly USD Million

Food Inflation

3.10 20 Jan 2.5 -11.22 : 40.65 Monthly %

Foreign Exchange Reserves

3240.95 19 Dec 3153 5.1 : 3654 Monthly USD Million

GDP

27.48 18 Dec 26 0.42 : 27.48 Yearly USD Billion

GDP Annual Growth Rate

2.70 19 Sep 6.9 -8.1 : 11.7 Quarterly %

GDP Constant Prices

33583.00 19 Sep 30390 8348 : 33583 Quarterly UGX Billion

GDP From Agriculture

6880.74 19 Sep 3414 1995 : 6881 Quarterly UGX Billion

GDP From Construction

2738.96 19 Sep 1043 446 : 2739 Quarterly UGX Billion

GDP From Manufacturing

392.67 19 Sep 1199 393 : 1199 Quarterly UGX Billion

GDP From Mining

4743.47 19 Sep 250 98.26 : 4743 Quarterly UGX Billion

GDP From Public Administration

729.65 19 Sep 569 237 : 730 Quarterly UGX Billion

GDP From Services

13282.78 19 Sep 8821 4082 : 13283 Quarterly UGX Billion

GDP Growth Rate

-0.70 19 Sep 2.3 -5.7 : 9.3 Quarterly %

GDP Per Capita Ppp

1807.37 18 Dec 1768 773 : 1807 Yearly USD

GDP per capita

709.70 18 Dec 694 274 : 710 Yearly USD

Government Budget

-4.70 18 Dec -3.3 -4.8 : -0.77 Yearly %

Government Debt to GDP

40.00 18 Dec 38.6 19.2 : 71.5 Yearly %

Government Spending

9660.10 18 Dec 9699 5059 : 9699 Yearly UGX billion

Gross Fixed Capital Formation

31617.40 18 Dec 28381 1160 : 31617 Yearly UGX Billion

Housing Index

0 19 Dec 217 99 : 220 Monthly points

IP Addresses

0 17 Mar 19366 1926 : 22382 Quarterly

Import Prices

0 19 Dec 131 64.95 : 209 Monthly points

Imports

661.73 19 Dec 622 44.2 : 917 Monthly USD Million

Inflation Rate

3.40 20 Jan 3.6 -5.36 : 24.5 Monthly %

Inflation Rate Mom

0.10 20 Jan 0.4 -2.1 : 5.2 Monthly %

Interest Rate

9.00 20 Feb 9 9 : 23 Daily %

Internet Speed

0 17 Mar 2516 104 : 2516 Quarterly

Leading Economic Index

0.51 19 Nov 0.59 -1.65 : 2.16 Monthly %

Living Wage Family

1368500.00 18 Dec 1368500 1368500 : 1368500 yearly

Living Wage Individual

0 18 Dec 652200 652200 : 652200 yearly

Loans To Private Sector

0 19 Dec 16454 244 : 16744 Monthly SHS Billion

Military Expenditure

406.00 18 Dec 347 11 : 612 Yearly

Money Supply M1

0 19 Dec 11060 913 : 11446 Monthly UGX Billion

Money Supply M2

0 19 Dec 18998 139 : 19333 Monthly UGX Billion

Money Supply M3

0 19 Dec 26417 139 : 27086 Monthly UGX Billion

Personal Income Tax Rate

40.00 18 Dec 40 30 : 40 Yearly %

Population

42.72 18 Dec 41.16 6.77 : 42.72 Yearly Million

Private Sector Credit

0 19 Dec 15639444 1827083 : 15927933 Monthly UGX Million

Producer Prices

181.00 19 Dec 179 176 : 187 Monthly points

Producer Prices Change

0.10 19 Nov -1 -4.1 : 8.7 Monthly %

Sales Tax Rate

18.00 20 Dec 18 18 : 18 Yearly %

Social Security Rate

15.00 19 Dec 15 15 : 15 Yearly %

Social Security Rate For Companies

10.00 19 Dec 10 10 : 10 Yearly %

Social Security Rate For Employees

5.00 19 Dec 5 5 : 5 Yearly %

Stock Market

1754.22 20 Feb 1754 : Monthly

Terms of Trade

0 19 Dec 128 72.5 : 167 Monthly points

Terrorism Index

0 18 Dec 3.93 2.76 : 6.09 Yearly

Tourist Arrivals

1800.00 18 Dec 1402 69 : 1800 Yearly Thousand

Unemployment Rate

1.80 19 Dec 1.7 0.94 : 3.5 Yearly %

Wages High Skilled

1216600.00 18 Dec 1766600 1216600 : 1766600 yearly

Wages Low Skilled

412400.00 18 Dec 649900 389700 : 649900 Yearly
Indicator Actual Q2/19 Q3/19 Q4/19 Q1/20 2020 Metric
Balance of Trade -334.98 -630 -470 -410 -650 -830 USD Million
Business Confidence 56.00 56.6 57.1 57.4 55 57.8 points
Composite Pmi 58.80 54.8 55 56 56.2 56 points
Consumer Credit 2686984.20 2553291 2628883 2837455 2499679 3007703 SHS Million
Consumer Price Index Cpi 180.20 184 185 187 183 197 points
Consumer Spending 81538.20 82680 83169 86104 82761 91271 UGX Billion
Core Consumer Prices 175.50 179 180 180 177 187 points
Core Inflation Rate 3.00 3.2 3.4 3.4 2.6 4 %
Corporate Tax Rate 30.00 30 30 30 30 30 %
Currency 3675.00 3693 3704 3715 3683 3737
Current Account -776.20 -750 -1100 -1200 -900 -1300 USD Million
Current Account to GDP -5.80 -5.3 -5.3 -5.3 -5.3 -5 %
Deposit Interest Rate 10.26 10.26 9.76 9.76 10.26 10.01 %
Exports 326.75 270 280 290 450 370 USD Million
Food Inflation 3.10 3.8 2.7 3 3.6 2.5 %
Foreign Exchange Reserves 3240.95 3260 3300 3300 3240 3251 USD Million
GDP 27.48 30 30 30 30 32 USD Billion
GDP Annual Growth Rate 2.70 2.8 4 5.6 3 6 %
GDP Constant Prices 33583.00 30815 34255 35464 29588 37591 UGX Billion
GDP From Agriculture 6880.74 3462 7018 7266 3419 7702 UGX Billion
GDP From Construction 2738.96 1058 2794 2892 1072 3066 UGX Billion
GDP From Manufacturing 392.67 1216 401 415 1175 440 UGX Billion
GDP From Mining 4743.47 253 4838 5009 265 5310 UGX Billion
GDP From Public Administration 729.65 577 744 771 558 817 UGX Billion
GDP From Services 13282.78 8944 13548 14027 8886 14868 UGX Billion
GDP Growth Rate -0.70 2 0.8 1.6 1.7 1.8 %
GDP Per Capita Ppp 1807.37 1727 1727 1745 1789 1745 USD
GDP per capita 709.70 750 750 750 750 765 USD
Government Budget -4.70 -4.5 -4.5 -4.5 -4.5 -4.3 %
Government Debt to GDP 40.00 43 43 43 43 45 %
Government Spending 9660.10 9795 9853 10201 9805 10813 UGX billion
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 31617.40 32060 32250 33388 32092 35391 UGX Billion
Imports 661.73 900 750 700 1100 1200 USD Million
Inflation Rate 3.40 3.7 3.8 4 4 5 %
Inflation Rate Mom 0.10 1 0.8 0.4 0.7 0.5 %
Interest Rate 9.00 9 8.5 8.5 9 8.75 %
Leading Economic Index 0.51 1.3 1.6 1.6 1.2 1.8 %
Living Wage Family 1368500.00 1368500 1368500 1508900 1368500 1608900
Military Expenditure 406.00 475 475 475 475 500
Personal Income Tax Rate 40.00 40 40 40 40 40 %
Population 42.72 44.6 44.6 45.84 44.6 47.4 Million
Producer Prices 181.00 180 180 181 176 185 points
Producer Prices Change 0.10 1.4 1.3 1.3 -1.6 2.1 %
Sales Tax Rate 18.00 18 18 18 18 18 %
Social Security Rate 15.00 15 15 15 15 15 %
Social Security Rate For Companies 10.00 10 10 10 10 10 %
Social Security Rate For Employees 5.00 5 5 5 5 5 %
Stock Market 1754.22 1782 1762 1743 1802 1704
Tourist Arrivals 1800.00 2150 2150 2150 2150 2300 Thousand
Unemployment Rate 1.80 1.8 1.8 1.8 1.8 1.8 %
Wages High Skilled 1216600.00 1817300 1817300 1859522 1817300 1957168
Wages Low Skilled 412400.00 440000 440000 445000 440000 452000