Budgets in AfricaBudget enquirer

Gabon

Region: Central Africa
Currency: Central African CFA franc (XAF)
Population: 1.9 million
Capital: Libreville
Ministry website: Ministry of Finance Website
Fiscal year: January - December
Regional Economic Community: ECCAS
Key Budget Indicators Over Time
2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
GDP (constant 2001 XAF[billions]) 4,928.79 5,147.39 5,347.04 5,458.86 5,486.1
GDP (current XAF[billions]) 8,690.52 8,988.33 8,503.45 8,310.62 8,668.89
GDP growth (%) 5.52 4.44 3.88 2.09 0.5
GDP per capita (constant 2001 XAF) 2,734,071.18 2,755,316.96 2,770,479.68 2,757,552.4 2,709,270.68
GDP per capita (current XAF) 4,820,759.12 4,811,307.04 4,405,922.36 4,198,120.45 4,281,066.62
Inflation (CPI) (%) 0.48 4.51 -0.14 2.09 2.65
General government revenue (% of GDP) 31.61 29.74 21.14 17.14 16.42
General government expenditure (% of GDP) 34.68 23.76 22.25 21.85 18.11
Budget balance (% of GDP) -3.07 5.98 -1.12 -4.71 -1.7
Primary balance (% of GDP) -1.51 7.6 0.91 -2.39 0.83
General government debt (% of GDP) 31.11 34.06 44.7 64.2 62.64

Sign up to the CABRI Newsletter