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Liberia

CABRI member since: 2013
Region: West Africa
Currency: Liberian Dollar (LRD)
Population: 4.4 million
Capital: Monrovia
Ministry website: www.mfdp.gov.lr
Fiscal year: January - December
Regional Economic Community: ECOWAS

Key economic indicators
2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
GDP (constant 1992 LRD[billions]) 0.82 0.89 0.9 0.9 0.89
GDP (current LRD[billions]) 1.75 1.96 2.02 2.04 2.11
GDP growth (%) 8.25 8.66 0.69 0.02 -1.17
GDP per capita (constant 1992 LRD) 206.02 218.17 214.1 208.71 201.42
GDP per capita (current LRD) 438.98 480.71 481.16 474.36 479.81
Inflation (CPI) (%) 6.83 7.58 9.86 7.74 8.84
General government revenue (% of GDP) 28.48 28.12 30.32 32.08 30.13
General government expenditure (% of GDP) 30.12 32.82 32.1 42.29 36.03
Budget balance (% of GDP) -1.64 -4.7 -1.78 -10.21 -5.9
Primary balance (% of GDP) -1.62 -4.16 -1.51 -8.5 -5.37
General government debt (% of GDP) 26.99 27.48 33.25 39.51 44.8