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Madagascar

Region: East Africa
Currency: Malagasy Ariary (MGA)
Population: 23.6 million
Capital: Antananarivo
Finance minister: Gervais Rakotoarimanana
Ministry website: www.mefb.gov.mg
Fiscal year: January-December
Regional Economic Community: COMESA

Key economic indicators
2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
GDP (current MGA[billions]) 20,033.89 21,773.59 23,397.02 25,774.54 28,563.78
GDP (%) 6,873.12 7,081.2 7,241.49 7,481.6 7,708.51
GDP growth (%) 1.46 3.03 2.26 3.32 3.03
GDP per capita (current MGA) 317,042.6 317,632.23 315,883.49 317,397.42 318,068.13
GDP per capita (%) 924,120.47 976,669.08 1,020,609.56 1,093,451.94 1,178,598.04
Inflation (CPI) (%) 9.48 5.71 5.83 6.08 7.4
General government revenue (% of GDP) 11.68 10.83 10.9 12.43 11.82
General government expenditure (% of GDP) 14.06 13.44 14.89 14.73 15.51
Budget balance (% of GDP) -2.39 -2.61 -3.99 -2.3 -3.69
Primary balance (% of GDP) -1.54 -1.9 -3.31 -1.75 -2.88
General government debt (% of GDP) 32.6 33.68 33.98 34.65 35.56