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Republic of the Congo

Region: Central Africa
Currency: Central African CFA franc (XAF)
Population: 4.2 million
Capital: Brazzaville
Ministry website: finance.ministere.cg
Fiscal year: January - December
Regional Economic Community: ECCAS
Key Budget Indicators Over Time
2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
GDP (constant 1990 XAF[billions]) 1,536.9 1,642.07 1,685.07 1,637.4 1,586.56
GDP (current XAF[billions]) 6,927.24 6,959.94 5,056.48 4,615.6 5,223.49
GDP growth (%) 3.27 6.84 2.62 -2.83 -3.11
GDP per capita (constant 1990 XAF) 390,213.52 406,746.08 407,219.07 386,046.92 364,936.54
GDP per capita (current XAF) 1,758,803.18 1,724,005.08 1,221,961.76 1,088,211.91 1,201,495.83
Inflation (CPI) (%) 4.63 0.91 3.17 3.19 0.45
General government revenue (% of GDP) 50.63 48.07 32.65 34.06 27.66
General government expenditure (% of GDP) 54.28 61.71 57.4 54.47 35.12
Budget balance (% of GDP) -3.65 -13.64 -24.75 -20.41 -7.46
Primary balance (% of GDP) -3.4 -13.41 -23.86 -17.82 -5.4
General government debt (% of GDP) 49.49 59.79 111.41 127.85 125.37

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