Budgets in AfricaCountry profiles

Uganda

Region: East Africa
Currency: Ugandan Shilling (UGX)
Population: 39.8 million
Capital: Kampala
Finance minister: Matia Kasaijja
Ministry website: www.finance.go.ug
Fiscal year: July-June
Regional Economic Community: COMESA

Key economic indicators
2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
GDP (current UGX[billions]) 53,248.93 61,662.35 66,213.76 71,543.98 80,170.86
GDP (%) 46,023.61 47,233.06 49,142.7 51,565.01 54,162.83
GDP growth (%) 6.82 2.63 4.04 4.93 5.04
GDP per capita (current UGX) 1,311,213.99 1,301,186.32 1,306,986.67 1,331,465.73 1,357,810.18
GDP per capita (%) 1,517,063.43 1,698,687.34 1,761,004.16 1,847,344.99 2,009,806.46
Inflation (CPI) (%) 18.68 14.02 4.78 4.61 5.79
General government revenue (% of GDP) 14.5 13.49 12.77 13.67 15.08
General government expenditure (% of GDP) 17.17 16.48 16.8 17.13 18.02
Budget balance (% of GDP) -2.66 -3 -4.03 -3.46 -2.94
Primary balance (% of GDP) -1.73 -1.72 -2.69 -1.93 -1.17
General government debt (% of GDP) 23.65 24.16 27.7 31.21 35.36