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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
2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
GDP (constant 2004 GMD[billions]) 49.16 48.69 51.55 51.76 54.12
GDP (current GMD[billions]) 49.16 52.55 59.26 63.3 69.42
GDP growth (%) 4.8 -0.94 5.87 0.41 4.56
GDP per capita (constant 2004 GMD) 26,437.32 25,389.53 26,067.49 25,391.15 25,735.36
GDP per capita (current GMD) 26,437.32 27,397.58 29,965.77 31,049.63 33,011.62
Inflation (CPI) (%) 5.24 6.26 6.81 7.23 8.05
General government revenue (% of GDP) 12.19 14.69 14.04 13.38 19.16
General government expenditure (% of GDP) 17.78 18.54 19.35 19.88 24.55
Budget balance (% of GDP) -5.59 -3.84 -5.31 -6.51 -5.39
Primary balance (% of GDP) -2.94 -0.24 -0.59 -1.36 -0.52
General government debt (% of GDP) 58.61 69.42 68.57 82.35 87.91

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