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Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC)

Region: Central Africa
Currency: Congolese Franc (CDF)
Population: 84.1 million
Capital: Kinshasa
Fiscal year: January-December
Regional Economic Community: COMESA
Key Budget Indicators Over Time
2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
GDP (constant 2005 CDF[billions]) 10,092.84 10,790.88 11,049.79 11,461.61 12,128.17
GDP (current CDF[billions]) 33,223.99 35,111.23 37,517.39 55,676.09 76,495.5
GDP growth (%) 9.47 6.92 2.4 3.73 5.82
GDP per capita (constant 2005 CDF) 119,538.75 124,083.76 123,360.2 124,230.84 127,626.76
GDP per capita (current CDF) 393,502.13 403,742.15 418,845.18 603,465.43 804,974.85
Inflation (CPI) (%) 1.24 0.74 3.15 35.79 29.27
General government revenue (% of GDP) 18.47 16.83 13.98 11.74 11.09
General government expenditure (% of GDP) 18.49 17.23 14.48 10.39 11.14
Budget balance (% of GDP) -0.02 -0.41 -0.5 1.36 -0.05
Primary balance (% of GDP) 0.28 -0.14 -0.23 1.63 0.37
General government debt (% of GDP) 16.8 17 21.75 19.05 15.3
Population (millions) 84.43 86.96 89.57 92.26 95.03

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