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Cote d'Ivoire

Region: West Africa
Currency: CFA Franc (XOF)
Population: 23.7 million
Capital: Yamoussoukro
Finance minister: Daniel Kablan Duncan
Ministry website: www.finances.gouv.ci
Fiscal year: January-December
Regional Economic Community: CEN-SAD

Key economic indicators
2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
GDP (current XOF[billions]) 11,976.73 13,834.57 15,345.89 16,655.45 18,427.48
GDP (%) 11,181.71 12,375.26 13,451.9 14,516.64 15,765.94
GDP growth (%) -4.39 10.67 8.7 7.92 8.61
GDP per capita (current XOF) 522,577.14 563,701.23 597,215.63 628,153.85 664,924.74
GDP per capita (%) 559,732.1 630,173.75 681,301.5 720,703.14 777,174.45
Inflation (CPI) (%) 4.9 1.3 2.58 0.45 1.24
General government revenue (% of GDP) 19.21 18.95 19.81 20.9 19.54
General government expenditure (% of GDP) 24.6 22.06 22.06 23.21 22.7
Budget balance (% of GDP) -5.39 -3.11 -2.25 -2.31 -3.16
Primary balance (% of GDP) -2.94 -1.43 -0.85 -1.1 -1.97
General government debt (% of GDP) 93.25 44.78 39.92 36.64 34.69