Budgets in AfricaCountry profiles

Algeria

Region: North Africa
Currency: Algerian dinar (DZD)
Population: 39.9 million
Capital: Algiers
Ministry website: www.mf.gov.dz
Fiscal year: January - December
Regional Economic Community: UMA

Key economic indicators
2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
GDP (current DZD[billions]) 14,526.61 16,208.71 16,643.8 17,205.1 17,352.44
GDP (%) 6,157.82 6,360.98 6,539.09 6,787.58 7,041.22
GDP growth (%) 2.83 3.3 2.8 3.8 3.74
GDP per capita (current DZD) 167,710.4 169,648.84 170,746.82 173,533.17 176,488.15
GDP per capita (%) 395,637.13 432,289.8 434,598.01 439,870.64 434,938.81
Inflation (CPI) (%) 4.5 8.92 3.26 2.92 4.78
General government revenue (% of GDP) 39.86 39.11 35.79 33.35 29.11
General government expenditure (% of GDP) 40.3 43.55 36.19 40.66 44.44
Budget balance (% of GDP) -0.44 -4.44 -0.4 -7.31 -15.33
Primary balance (% of GDP) -1.67 -5.31 -0.45 -7.44 -15.88
General government debt (% of GDP) 9.49 9.49 7.74 7.96 8.73