Budgets in AfricaCountry profiles

Seychelles

Region: East Africa
Currency: Seychellois Rupee (SCR)
Population: 94,000
Capital: Victoria
Ministry website: www.finance.gov.sc
Fiscal year: January - December
Regional Economic Community: COMESA

Key economic indicators
2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
GDP (constant 2006 SCR[billions]) 6.94 7.29 7.74 8.19 8.55
GDP (current SCR[billions]) 14.52 15.86 17.2 18.1 18.73
GDP growth (%) 3.68 5.04 6.21 5.74 4.41
GDP per capita (constant 2006 SCR) 78,584.25 81,037.24 84,737.43 87,646.23 90,871.18
GDP per capita (current SCR) 164,426.97 176,367.45 188,256.64 193,812.19 199,091.33
Inflation (CPI) (%) 7.11 4.34 1.39 4.04 -1.01
General government revenue (% of GDP) 41.49 38.52 37.29 34.67 38.95
General government expenditure (% of GDP) 38.6 38.15 33.63 32.78 38.96
Budget balance (% of GDP) 2.89 0.37 3.65 1.89 -0.01
Primary balance (% of GDP) 6.6 5.35 6 5 3.57
General government debt (% of GDP) 80.07 68.85 72.39 67.82 68.59