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Gambia

CABRI member since: 2014
Region: West Africa
Currency: Gambian Dalasi (GMD)
Population: 2.1 million
Capital: Banjul
Ministry website: www.dosfea.gm
Fiscal year: January-December
Regional Economic Community: CEN-SAD, ECOWAS
Key Budget Indicators Over Time
2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
GDP (constant 2004 GMD[billions]) 48.77 50.75 51.73 54.23 58.15
GDP (current GMD[billions]) 51.31 58.58 64.39 70.14 80.45
GDP growth (%) -1.41 4.06 1.94 4.82 7.24
GDP per capita (constant 2004 GMD) 24,094.09 24,328.8 24,071.34 24,494.18 25,503.61
GDP per capita (current GMD) 25,349.81 28,084.85 29,960.81 31,682.72 35,281.67
Inflation (CPI) (%) 6.26 6.81 7.23 8.05 6.52
General government revenue (% of GDP) 15.05 14.2 13.15 19.27 15.09
General government expenditure (% of GDP) 18.98 19.58 19.55 24.25 21.14
Budget balance (% of GDP) -3.94 -5.38 -6.4 -4.98 -6.06
Primary balance (% of GDP) -0.24 -0.6 -1.33 -0.16 -2.98
General government debt (% of GDP) 71.09 69.37 80.95 87.01 84.61
Population (millions) 2.02 2.09 2.15 2.21 2.28

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