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Sao Tome and Principe

Region: Central Africa
Currency: Sao Tome and Principe dobra (STD)
Population: 0.21 million
Capital: Sao Tome
Ministry website: www.min-financas.st
Fiscal year: January - December
Regional Economic Community: CEN-SAD, ECCAS
Key Budget Indicators Over Time
2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
GDP (constant 2000 STD[billions]) 3,407.18 3,630.35 3,769.03 3,926.54 4,078.7
GDP (current STD[billions]) 5,588.96 6,443.7 6,970.06 7,845.97 8,534.91
GDP growth (%) 4.82 6.55 3.82 4.18 3.88
GDP per capita (constant 2000 STD) 17,654,425 18,346,026.85 18,586,688.99 18,906,697.43 19,188,079.35
GDP per capita (current STD) 28,959,397.11 32,563,332.15 34,372,352.21 37,779,133.77 40,152,189.39
Inflation (CPI) (%) 8.11 7 5.25 5.43 5.69
General government revenue (% of GDP) 33.45 25.12 28.2 27.63 23.83
General government expenditure (% of GDP) 31.55 30.42 34.51 31.78 26.4
Budget balance (% of GDP) 1.9 -5.31 -6.31 -4.16 -2.57
Primary balance (% of GDP) 2.4 -4.63 -5.54 -3.73 -2.06
General government debt (% of GDP) 71.14 69.46 86.54 92.03 88.65

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