Budgets in AfricaCountry profiles

Zimbabwe

Region: Southern Africa
Currency: US Dollar (USD)
Population: 14.5 million
Capital: Harare
Ministry website: www.zimtreasury.org
Fiscal year: January-December
Regional Economic Community: COMESA

Key economic indicators
2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
GDP (constant 2009 USD[billions]) 11.24 11.75 12.2 12.33 12.4
GDP (current USD[billions]) 12.47 13.49 14.2 14.17 14.17
GDP growth (%) 10.57 4.48 3.85 1.11 0.52
GDP per capita (constant 2009 USD) 860.62 874.54 885.26 872.51 854.91
GDP per capita (current USD) 954.92 1,004.51 1,030.42 1,002.56 977.44
Inflation (CPI) (%) 3.72 1.63 -0.21 -2.41 -1.57
General government revenue (% of GDP) 28.03 27.73 26.55 27.52 24.71
General government expenditure (% of GDP) 28.53 29.61 28.09 28.64 34.96
Budget balance (% of GDP) -0.5 -1.87 -1.54 -1.12 -10.25
Primary balance (% of GDP) 0.35 -1.01 -0.57 0.05 -8.7
General government debt (% of GDP) 50.13 54.56 55.32 58.89 75.32