Budgets in AfricaCountry profiles

Mozambique

Region: Southern Africa
Currency: Mozambican Metical (MZN)
Population: 28.8 million
Capital: Maputo
Ministry website: www.mf.gov.mz, www.dno.gov.mz
Fiscal year: July-June
Regional Economic Community: SADC

Key economic indicators
2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
GDP (constant 2009 MZN[billions]) 367.85 394.12 423.46 451.45 466.8
GDP (current MZN[billions]) 433.12 482.23 531.78 592.02 689.9
GDP growth (%) 7.2 7.14 7.44 6.61 3.4
GDP per capita (constant 2009 MZN) 14,295.05 14,891.01 15,559.15 16,136.04 16,235.8
GDP per capita (current MZN) 16,831.44 18,220.05 19,538.94 21,160.44 23,995.25
Inflation (CPI) (%) 2.09 4.21 2.29 2.39 19.2
General government revenue (% of GDP) 26.96 31.4 31.8 28.04 24.75
General government expenditure (% of GDP) 30.84 34.15 42.49 35.41 30.7
Budget balance (% of GDP) -3.87 -2.74 -10.69 -7.37 -5.95
Primary balance (% of GDP) -2.92 -1.92 -9.64 -6.09 -3.03
General government debt (% of GDP) 40.1 53.13 62.37 88.06 115.2