Budgets in AfricaCountry profiles

Zimbabwe

Region: Southern Africa
Currency: US Dollar (USD)
Population: 15.4 million
Capital: Harare
Finance minister: Patrick Chinamasa
Ministry website: www.zimtreasury.org
Fiscal year: January-December
Regional Economic Community: COMESA

Key economic indicators
2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
GDP (current USD[billions]) 10.96 12.47 13.49 14.2 14.27
GDP (%) 10.17 11.24 11.75 12.2 12.38
GDP growth (%) 11.91 10.57 4.48 3.85 1.5
GDP per capita (current USD) 803.5 866.42 895.42 919.77 923.37
GDP per capita (%) 865.91 961.35 1,028.49 1,070.59 1,064.35
Inflation (CPI) (%) 3.47 3.72 1.63 -0.21 -2.4
General government revenue (% of GDP) 26.66 28.03 27.73 26.55 27.33
General government expenditure (% of GDP) 27.84 28.53 29.62 28.1 28.51
Budget balance (% of GDP) -1.18 -0.5 -1.89 -1.55 -1.17
Primary balance (% of GDP) -0.24 0.35 -1.01 -0.57 0.05
General government debt (% of GDP) 51.76 56.73 54.79 51.07 53.01