Budgets in AfricaCountry profiles

Namibia

Region: Southern Africa
Currency: Namibian Dollar (NAD)
Population: 2.2 million
Capital: Windhoek
Ministry website: www.mof.gov.na, www.npc.gov.na
Fiscal year: April - March
Regional Economic Community: SADC

Key economic indicators
2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
GDP (constant 2000 NAD[billions]) 44.44 46.96 49.99 52.63 52.69
GDP (current NAD[billions]) 106.86 122.75 139.5 146.62 156.64
GDP growth (%) 5.06 5.65 6.46 5.3 0.1
GDP per capita (constant 2000 NAD) 20,618.42 21,381.07 22,336.79 23,077.98 22,910.9
GDP per capita (current NAD) 49,578.56 55,894.36 62,335.48 64,286.39 68,114.26
Inflation (CPI) (%) 6.72 5.6 5.35 3.4 6.73
General government revenue (% of GDP) 31.51 32.23 34.01 34.63 31.53
General government expenditure (% of GDP) 33.79 35.44 39.89 42.77 39.36
Budget balance (% of GDP) -2.28 -3.21 -5.87 -8.14 -7.83
Primary balance (% of GDP) -0.92 -1.85 -4.48 -6.49 -5.48
General government debt (% of GDP) 23.75 24.16 25.45 39.94 42.07