Budgets in AfricaCountry profiles

Madagascar

Region: East Africa
Currency: Malagasy Ariary (MGA)
Population: 24.9 million
Capital: Antananarivo
Ministry website: www.mefb.gov.mg, www.economie.gov.mg
Fiscal year: January-December
Regional Economic Community: COMESA

Key economic indicators
2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
GDP (constant 2000 MGA[billions]) 7,081.2 7,240.9 7,481 7,714.15 8,033.39
GDP (current MGA[billions]) 21,773.59 23,397.02 25,774.54 28,584.82 31,773.31
GDP growth (%) 3.03 2.26 3.32 3.12 4.14
GDP per capita (constant 2000 MGA) 317,632.23 315,857.78 317,371.81 318,301.09 322,419.06
GDP per capita (current MGA) 976,669.08 1,020,609.56 1,093,451.94 1,179,466.03 1,275,217.2
Inflation (CPI) (%) 5.71 5.83 6.08 7.4 6.74
General government revenue (% of GDP) 10.83 10.9 12.43 11.83 13.02
General government expenditure (% of GDP) 13.44 14.89 14.73 15.14 16.25
Budget balance (% of GDP) -2.61 -3.99 -2.3 -3.31 -3.23
Primary balance (% of GDP) -1.9 -3.31 -1.75 -2.51 -2.32
General government debt (% of GDP) 33.03 33.89 34.65 35.53 42.26