Budgets in AfricaCountry profiles

Cabo Verde

Region: West Africa
Currency: Cabo Verdean escudo (CVE)
Population: 0.53 million
Capital: Praia
Ministry website: www.minfin.gov.cv
Fiscal year: January - December
Regional Economic Community: CEN-SAD

Key economic indicators
2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
GDP (constant 2007 CVE[billions]) 136.96 138.03 138.9 140.38 146.04
GDP (current CVE[billions]) 150.35 153.72 154.44 156.53 162.96
GDP growth (%) 1.08 0.79 0.63 1.07 4.03
GDP per capita (constant 2007 CVE) 270,743.03 269,546.48 267,925.28 267,478.39 274,864.39
GDP per capita (current CVE) 297,226.2 300,184.29 297,896.29 298,242.7 306,706.94
Inflation (CPI) (%) 2.54 1.51 -0.24 0.13 -1.49
General government revenue (% of GDP) 24.4 24.49 22.88 26.72 27.84
General government expenditure (% of GDP) 34.69 33.39 30.49 30.93 30.99
Budget balance (% of GDP) -10.29 -8.9 -7.61 -4.21 -3.15
Primary balance (% of GDP) -8.57 -7.01 -5.76 -2.71 -1.3
General government debt (% of GDP) 91.11 102.49 115.92 127.92 133.82