Budgets in AfricaCountry profiles

Ethiopia

Region: East Africa
Currency: Ethiopian Birr (ETB)
Population: 91.2 million
Capital: Addis Ababa
Ministry website: www.mofed.gov.et
Fiscal year: July-June
Regional Economic Community: COMESA

Key economic indicators
2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
GDP (constant 2010/11 ETB[billions]) 517.03 568.43 626.98 692.22 747.31
GDP (current ETB[billions]) 747.33 866.92 1,060.83 1,297.96 1,528.04
GDP growth (%) 8.7 9.94 10.3 10.41 7.96
GDP per capita (constant 2010/11 ETB) 6,041.01 6,537.05 7,096.78 7,711.89 8,194.5
GDP per capita (current ETB) 8,731.87 9,969.71 12,007.52 14,460.31 16,755.52
Inflation (CPI) (%) 24.13 8.07 7.4 10.12 7.26
General government revenue (% of GDP) 15.48 15.83 14.9 15.38 16.02
General government expenditure (% of GDP) 16.65 17.76 17.48 17.33 18.38
Budget balance (% of GDP) -1.17 -1.93 -2.58 -1.95 -2.36
Primary balance (% of GDP) -0.87 -1.59 -2.23 -1.54 -1.89
General government debt (% of GDP) 36.93 42.42 46.3 54.55 54.86