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Liberia

CABRI member since: 2013
Region: West Africa
Currency: Liberian Dollar (LRD)
Population: 4.2 million
Capital: Monrovia
Finance minister: Amarah Konneh
Ministry website: www.mfdp.gov.lr
Fiscal year: January - December
Regional Economic Community: ECOWAS

Key economic indicators
2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
GDP (current LRD[billions]) 1.54 1.75 1.96 2.01 2.04
GDP (%) 0.76 0.82 0.89 0.9 0.9
GDP growth (%) 7.43 8.25 8.66 0.69 0.02
GDP per capita (current LRD) 195.29 206.02 218.17 214.1 208.71
GDP per capita (%) 397.38 438.98 480.7 480.59 473.64
Inflation (CPI) (%) 8.49 6.83 7.58 9.86 7.74
General government revenue (% of GDP) 25.99 28.48 28.12 30.36 32.5
General government expenditure (% of GDP) 29.05 30.12 32.82 32.12 44.49
Budget balance (% of GDP) -3.06 -1.64 -4.7 -1.77 -12
Primary balance (% of GDP) -2.71 -1.62 -4.16 -1.5 -10.26
General government debt (% of GDP) 29.64 26.99 27.48 33.34 39.97