Budgets in AfricaCountry profiles

Burundi

Region: East Africa
Currency: Burundi franc (BIF)
Population: 9.4 million
Capital: Bujumbura
Ministry website: www.finances.gov.bi
Fiscal year: January - December
Regional Economic Community: COMESA

Key economic indicators
2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
GDP (current BIF[billions]) 2,819.53 3,365.81 3,952.67 4,479.88 4,528.61
GDP (%) 1,568.67 1,638.42 1,712.9 1,792.74 1,719.08
GDP growth (%) 4.03 4.45 4.55 4.66 -4.11
GDP per capita (current BIF) 183,061.69 186,720.62 190,633.07 194,842.34 182,457.56
GDP per capita (%) 329,036.69 383,580.6 439,903.5 486,892.55 480,653.02
Inflation (CPI) (%) 9.58 18.18 7.94 4.42 5.55
General government revenue (% of GDP) 38.02 33.75 31.71 28.51 23.03
General government expenditure (% of GDP) 42.19 37.54 33.54 32.19 29.94
Budget balance (% of GDP) -4.17 -3.79 -1.83 -3.68 -6.91
Primary balance (% of GDP) -3.26 -2.99 -1.08 -2.93 -6.02
General government debt (% of GDP) 39.11 39.93 36.97 32.62 38.38