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Afghanistan ( (listen); Pashto/Dari: افغانستان, Pashto: Afġānistān [avɣɒnisˈtɒn, ab-], Dari: Afġānestān [avɣɒnesˈtɒn]), officially the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, is a landlocked country at the crossroads of Central and South Asia. Afghanistan is bordered by Pakistan to the east and south; Iran to the west; Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, and Tajikistan to the north; and China to the northeast. Occupying 652,000 square kilometers (252,000 sq mi), it is a mountainous country with plains in the north and southwest. Kabul is the capital and largest city. The population is around 32 million, composed mostly of ethnic Pashtuns, Tajiks, Hazaras, and Uzbeks. Humans lived in what is now Afghanistan at least 50,000 years ago. Settled life emerged in the region 9,000 years ago, evolving gradually into the Indus civilization (Shortugai site), the Oxus civilization (Dashlyji site), and the Helmand civilization (Mundigak site) of the 3rd millennium BCE. Indo-Aryans migrated through Bactria-Margiana area to Gandhara, followed by the rise of the Iron Age Yaz I culture (ca. 1500–1100 BCE), which has been closely associated with the culture depicted in the Avesta, the ancient religious texts of Zoroastrianism. The region, t... [More]
  • Last : 18,850
  • High : 19,329.3
  • Low : 18,347
  • Max Fluctuation : 114.3
  • Max Fluctuation % : 1.95%
  • Open : 18,914.6
  • Time : 19:23:42
  • Yesterday : 18,886.7
  • Change % : 0.19%
  • Change : 36.7
  • Last : 1,825.39
  • High : 1,832.33
  • Low : 1,807.6
  • Max Fluctuation : 3.48
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.21%
  • Open : 1,814.69
  • Time : 19:22:57
  • Yesterday : 1,814.51
  • Change % : 0.6%
  • Change : 10.88
  • Last : 45.13
  • High : 45.19
  • Low : 43.92
  • Max Fluctuation : 0.22
  • Max Fluctuation % : 1.8%
  • Open : 44.55
  • Time : 19:22:57
  • Yesterday : 44.55
  • Change % : 1.3%
  • Change : 0.58
  • Last : 0.8267
  • High : 0.8306
  • Low : 0.8261
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : 0.8295
  • Time : 19:22:10
  • Yesterday : 0.8295
  • Change % : 0.34%
  • Change : 0.0028

Afghanistan Currency Markets

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
EUR/AFN Ask 93.27 93.36 92.09 93.36 1.09 1.18% 2020/12/02 Time 19:14
USD/AFN Ask 77.13 77.3 76.909 77.3 0.00 0.00% 2020/12/02 Time 18:31
GBP/AFN Ask 102.5754 - 102.5754 102.5754 0.12 0.11% 2020/12/02 Time 2:07
AFN/GBP Ask 0.0097 - 0.0097 0.0097 0.00 0.00% 2020/11/25 Time 2:07
AFN/USD Ask 0.013 - 0.013 0.013 0.00 0.00% 2020/11/15 Time 23:31

Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Range Frequency Metric

Balance of Trade

-5912.95 19 Dec -6531 -8518 : -1661 Yearly Dec/19

CPI Transportation

96.60 20 Sep 96.6 96.6 : 120 Monthly

Cement Production

139.20 18 Dec 110 31.5 : 186 Yearly

Changes in Inventories

316982.00 18 Dec 535993 -66849 : 535993 Yearly

Consumer Price Index Cpi

119.69 20 Sep 121 104 : 125 Monthly

Consumer Spending

1301241.27 19 Dec 1120014 225164 : 1301241 Yearly

Core Inflation Rate

1.10 20 Aug 0.3 -3.69 : 10.5 Monthly

Coronavirus Cases

0 20 Nov 45966 0 : 46215 Daily Dec/20

Coronavirus Deaths

0 20 Nov 1752 0 : 1763 Daily Dec/20

Coronavirus Recovered

0 20 Nov 36232 0 : 36295 Daily Nov/20

Corporate Tax Rate

20.00 20 Dec 20 0 : 20 Yearly

Corruption Index

0 19 Dec 16 8 : 25 Yearly

Corruption Rank

0 19 Dec 172 117 : 180 Yearly

Cpi Housing Utilities

105.70 20 Sep 105 100 : 111 Monthly

Credit Rating

0 : Monthly

Currency

76.70 20 Nov 76.8 42.88 : 488 Daily

Current Account

-412.99 20 Jun -981 -7558 : -413 Quarterly

Current Account to GDP

-21.20 19 Dec -21.7 -75.2 : -20 Yearly Dec/19

Ease of Doing Business

0 19 Dec 167 154 : 183 Yearly

Electricity Production

1285.50 19 Dec 979 827 : 1286 Yearly

Exports

863.83 19 Dec 875 69.1 : 875 Yearly

Food Inflation

9.40 20 Sep 10.9 -5.94 : 16.6 Monthly

GDP

19.10 19 Dec 19.48 0.54 : 20.56 Yearly

GDP Annual Growth Rate

4.03 19 Dec 1.58 -1.8 : 17.2 Yearly

GDP Constant Prices

0 19 Dec 1276508 202528 : 1327919 Yearly

GDP Deflator

269.60 18 Dec 262 100 : 270 Yearly

GDP From Agriculture

401910.25 19 Dec 332733 77324 : 401910 Yearly

GDP From Construction

41148.37 19 Dec 41713 8700 : 68077 Yearly

GDP From Manufacturing

65666.83 19 Dec 72600 34287 : 72600 Yearly

GDP From Mining

24150.77 19 Dec 23763 256 : 24151 Yearly

GDP From Services

714674.02 19 Dec 721891 69162 : 721891 Yearly

GDP From Transport

50297.50 19 Dec 53744 20274 : 136478 Yearly

GDP From Utilities

19983.03 19 Dec 19804 121 : 24795 Yearly

GDP Per Capita Ppp

2202.30 19 Dec 2190 1273 : 2264 Yearly

GDP per capita

571.50 19 Dec 564 330 : 588 Yearly

Gold Reserves

0 20 Sep 21.9 21.87 : 21.9 Quarterly

Government Budget

-0.90 19 Dec -0.4 -26.8 : -0.4 Yearly

Government Budget Value

-12656.57 19 Dec -6124 -177410 : -6124 Yearly

Government Debt to GDP

6.10 19 Dec 7.4 6.1 : 23 Yearly Dec/19

Government Spending

335480.24 19 Dec 252990 15514 : 335480 Yearly

Government Spending To GDP

24.10 19 Dec 19.5 7.7 : 24.1 Yearly

Gross Fixed Capital Formation

171113.00 19 Dec 200573 22875 : 239843 Yearly

IP Addresses

0 17 Mar 15003 3049 : 17245 Quarterly

Imports

6776.78 19 Dec 7407 1966 : 8932 Yearly

Inflation Rate

5.70 20 Sep 5.9 -18.39 : 13.97 Monthly Sep/20

Inflation Rate Mom

-0.80 20 Sep -0.3 -42.98 : 7.27 Monthly

Internet Speed

0 17 Mar 1797 273 : 1902 Quarterly

Military Expenditure

204.00 18 Dec 191 182 : 296 Yearly

Mining Production

14.60 17 Dec 82.5 -11.8 : 82.5 Yearly

Personal Income Tax Rate

20.00 19 Dec 20 20 : 20 Yearly

Population

32.20 19 Dec 31.6 8.77 : 32.2 Yearly Dec/19

Sales Tax Rate

10.00 20 Dec 10 10 : 10 Yearly

Terrorism Index

0 18 Dec 9.39 5.7 : 9.6 Yearly

Unemployment Rate

11.10 19 Dec 11.1 6.7 : 12.4 Yearly Dec/19
Indicator Actual Q2/19 Q3/19 Q4/19 Q1/20 2020 Metric
Balance of Trade -5912.95 -6368 -6368 -6368 -6368 -6368 Dec/19
CPI Transportation 96.60 107 107 107 107 107
Cement Production 139.20 224 224 224 224 224
Changes in Inventories 316982.00 481000 481000 481000 481000 481000
Consumer Price Index Cpi 119.69 123 122 125 123 130
Consumer Spending 1301241.27 1155500 1250000 1250000 1155500 1250000
Core Inflation Rate 1.10 1.5 2 2 1 2
Corporate Tax Rate 20.00 20 20 20 20 20
Cpi Housing Utilities 105.70 109 109 109 109 109
Currency 76.70 77.51 77.85 78.18 77.18 78.84
Current Account -412.99 -516 -516 -516 -516 -516
Current Account to GDP -21.20 -23 -23 -23 -25 -23 Dec/19
Electricity Production 1285.50 1350 1350 1350 1200 1350
Exports 863.83 692 692 692 692 692
Food Inflation 9.40 7.5 4 4 7.5 4
GDP 19.10 20.46 20.46 20.46 18.63 20.46
GDP Annual Growth Rate 4.03 4.1 4.1 4.1 3.2 4.1
GDP Deflator 269.60 284 282 275 292 297
GDP From Agriculture 401910.25 401500 401500 401500 352730 401500
GDP From Construction 41148.37 40000 50000 50000 40000 50000
GDP From Manufacturing 65666.83 59500 59500 59500 52770 59500
GDP From Mining 24150.77 24950 24950 24950 23960 24950
GDP From Services 714674.02 726000 726000 726000 676000 726000
GDP From Transport 50297.50 53640 53640 53640 51550 53640
GDP From Utilities 19983.03 17350 17350 17350 15666 17350
GDP Per Capita Ppp 2202.30 2300 2300 2300 2100 2300
GDP per capita 571.50 570 570 570 565 570
Government Budget -0.90 -11 -11 -11 -5 -11
Government Budget Value -12656.57 -16190 -13550 -13550 -16190 -13550
Government Debt to GDP 6.10 8.7 8.7 8.7 8.2 8.7 Dec/19
Government Spending 335480.24 387900 387900 387900 405500 387900
Government Spending To GDP 24.10 11.4 11.4 11.4 11.4 11
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 171113.00 261500 261500 261500 261500 261500
Imports 6776.78 7060 7060 7060 7060 7060
Inflation Rate 5.70 4.5 2 3 5.5 4.5 Sep/20
Inflation Rate Mom -0.80 1.5 1.5 1.5 3 1.5
Military Expenditure 204.00 175 175 175 175 175
Mining Production 14.60 4700 4700 4700 4700 4700
Personal Income Tax Rate 20.00 20 20 20 20 20
Population 32.20 37.3 37.3 37.3 35.4 37.3 Dec/19
Sales Tax Rate 10.00 10 10 10 10 10
Unemployment Rate 11.10 12.7 12.7 12.7 12.5 12.7 Dec/19