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Eswatini

Region: Southern Africa
Currency: Swazi lilangeni (SZL)
Population: 1.1 million
Capital: Mbabane
Ministry website: www.gov.sz
Fiscal year: April - March
Regional Economic Community: COMESA, SADC
Key Budget Indicators Over Time
2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
GDP (constant 2011 SZL[billions]) 39.01 39.76 39.92 41.2 41.97
GDP (current SZL[billions]) 44.03 47.51 51.29 56.15 59.12
GDP growth (%) 6.42 1.93 0.39 3.22 1.87
GDP per capita (constant 2011 SZL) 36,684.12 37,131.33 37,018.01 37,947.7 38,394.02
GDP per capita (current SZL) 41,411.84 44,364.4 47,570.47 51,719.02 54,075.69
Inflation (CPI) (%) 5.62 5.68 4.95 7.85 6.22
General government revenue (% of GDP) 28.75 30.43 27.55 25.12 28.1
General government expenditure (% of GDP) 28.19 31.89 33.29 35.92 34.64
Budget balance (% of GDP) 0.56 -1.46 -5.74 -10.81 -6.55
Primary balance (% of GDP) 1.33 -0.53 -4.53 -9.59 -4.31
General government debt (% of GDP) 14.84 14 19.2 25.97 29.16

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