Budgets in AfricaCountry profiles

Chad

Region: Central Africa
Currency: Central African CFA franc (XAF)
Population: 11.6 million
Capital: N'Djamena
Ministry website: finances.gouv.td
Fiscal year: January - December
Regional Economic Community: CEN-SAD

Key economic indicators
2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
GDP (constant 2005 XAF[billions]) 4,856.9 5,136.33 5,490.38 5,587.53 5,231.46
GDP (current XAF[billions]) 6,332.45 6,417.74 6,912.49 6,474.07 5,987.9
GDP growth (%) 8.81 5.75 6.89 1.77 -6.37
GDP per capita (constant 2005 XAF) 452,215.63 466,568.93 486,565.3 483,097.64 441,279.66
GDP per capita (current XAF) 589,601.19 582,968.2 612,595.15 559,748.26 505,086.17
Inflation (CPI) (%) 7.7 0.23 1.68 6.76 -1.12
General government revenue (% of GDP) 24.35 20.74 17.8 13.96 12.98
General government expenditure (% of GDP) 23.88 22.81 21.98 17.01 14.26
Budget balance (% of GDP) 0.47 -2.07 -4.18 -3.05 -1.27
Primary balance (% of GDP) 0.91 -1.54 -3.6 -2.7 0.82
General government debt (% of GDP) 28.77 30.42 39.23 42.8 51.16