Budgets in AfricaCountry profiles

Mozambique

Region: Southern Africa
Currency: Mozambican Metical (MZN)
Population: 28.0 million
Capital: Maputo
Finance minister: Manuel Chang
Ministry website: www.mf.gov.mz
Fiscal year: July-June
Regional Economic Community: SADC

Key economic indicators
2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
GDP (current MZN[billions]) 381.69 433.12 482.23 531.3 598.33
GDP (%) 343.15 367.85 394.12 423.42 450.1
GDP growth (%) 7.12 7.2 7.14 7.43 6.3
GDP per capita (current MZN) 13,716.82 14,295.05 14,891.01 15,557.71 16,087.67
GDP per capita (%) 15,257.33 16,831.44 18,220.05 19,521.37 21,385.8
Inflation (CPI) (%) 10.35 2.09 4.21 2.29 2.39
General government revenue (% of GDP) 27.35 26.96 31.42 31.83 29.44
General government expenditure (% of GDP) 32.18 30.74 34.05 42.52 35.41
Budget balance (% of GDP) -4.83 -3.77 -2.62 -10.7 -5.97
Primary balance (% of GDP) -3.89 -2.82 -1.8 -9.65 -4.57
General government debt (% of GDP) 37.94 39.94 50.95 57.01 74.82