Budgets in AfricaCountry profiles

Cabo Verde

Region: West Africa
Currency: Cabo Verdean escudo (CVE)
Population: 0.52 million
Capital: Praia
Ministry website: www.minfin.gov.cv
Fiscal year: January - December
Regional Economic Community: CEN-SAD

Key economic indicators
2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
GDP (current CVE[billions]) 147.92 150.35 152.98 154.94 158.47
GDP (%) 135.52 136.95 138.34 140.89 143.41
GDP growth (%) 3.97 1.06 1.02 1.84 1.79
GDP per capita (current CVE) 276,255.84 270,730.19 270,143.03 271,762.63 273,245.77
GDP per capita (%) 301,543.56 297,225.35 298,735.14 298,871.83 301,941.1
Inflation (CPI) (%) 4.47 2.54 1.51 -0.24 0.13
General government revenue (% of GDP) 25.63 24.4 24.65 22.85 25.13
General government expenditure (% of GDP) 33.28 34.69 33.56 30.2 29.93
Budget balance (% of GDP) -7.65 -10.29 -8.91 -7.34 -4.8
Primary balance (% of GDP) -6.24 -8.57 -7.01 -5.4 -2.55
General government debt (% of GDP) 78.81 91.11 100.47 111.35 119.33