Budgets in AfricaCountry profiles

Senegal

CABRI member since: 2009
Region: West Africa
Currency: CFA Franc (XOF)
Population: 15.4 million
Capital: Dakar
Ministry website: www.finances.gouv.sn
Fiscal year: January-December
Regional Economic Community: CEN-SAD

Key economic indicators
2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
GDP (constant 2000 XOF[billions]) 5,301.56 5,492.26 5,730.43 6,102.17 6,503.31
GDP (current XOF[billions]) 7,263.16 7,338.23 7,583.17 8,078.11 8,763.23
GDP growth (%) 4.5 3.6 4.34 6.49 6.57
GDP per capita (constant 2000 XOF) 386,352.64 388,835.81 394,127.11 407,725.98 422,136.3
GDP per capita (current XOF) 529,304.77 519,524.84 521,554.76 539,751.52 568,830.05
Inflation (CPI) (%) 1.42 0.71 -1.08 0.13 0.85
General government revenue (% of GDP) 23.32 22.61 24.76 25.09 26.64
General government expenditure (% of GDP) 28.52 28.13 29.78 29.88 30.86
Budget balance (% of GDP) -5.2 -5.52 -5.02 -4.79 -4.21
Primary balance (% of GDP) -3.71 -3.98 -3.29 -2.81 -2.07
General government debt (% of GDP) 42.82 46.94 54.25 56.92 57.44