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Burundi ( (listen), ), officially the Republic of Burundi (Kirundi: Repubulika y’Uburundi, [u.βu.ɾǔː.ndi]; Swahili: Jamuhuri ya Burundi; French: République du Burundi, [buʁundi] or [byʁyndi]), is a landlocked country in the Great Rift Valley where the African Great Lakes region and East Africa converge. It is bordered by Rwanda to the north, Tanzania to the east and southeast, and the Democratic Republic of the Congo to the west; Lake Tanganyika lies along its southwestern border. The capital cities are Gitega and Bujumbura, which is also the largest city.The Twa, Hutu and Tutsi peoples have lived in Burundi for at least 500 years. For more than 200 of those years, Burundi was an independent kingdom, until the beginning of the 20th century, when Germany occupied and ruled the region. After the First World War and Germany's defeat, it ceded the territory to Belgium. Both Germans and Belgians ruled Burundi and Rwanda as a European colony known as Ruanda-Urundi. Burundi and Rwanda had never been under common rule until the time of European invasion of Africa.Burundi gained independence in 1962 and initially had a monarchy, but a series of assassinations, coups and a general climate of regional instability cul... [More]
  • Last : 43,773.68
  • High : 43,908.31
  • Low : 43,444.04
  • Max Fluctuation : 182.56
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.31%
  • Open : 43,472.02
  • Time : 01:49:01
  • Yesterday : 43,450.67
  • Change % : 0.74%
  • Change : 323.01
  • Last : 1,750.39
  • High : 1,750.8
  • Low : 1,748.82
  • Max Fluctuation : 0.92
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.04%
  • Open : 1,748.82
  • Time : 01:50:54
  • Yesterday : 1,750.36
  • Change % : 0%
  • Change : 0.03
  • Last : 74.44
  • High : 74.44
  • Low : 74.19
  • Max Fluctuation : 0.11
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.11%
  • Open : 74.39
  • Time : 01:50:55
  • Yesterday : 73.98
  • Change % : 0.62%
  • Change : 0.46
  • Last : 0.8535
  • High : 0.8535
  • Low : 0.8532
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : 0.8534
  • Time : 01:50:50
  • Yesterday : 0.8534
  • Change % : 0.01%
  • Change : 0.0001

Burundi Currency Markets

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
EUR/BIF Ask 2343.38 2343.58 2343.38 2343.58 1.40 0.06% 2021/09/27 Time 1:43
GBP/BIF Ask 2733.24 - 2733.24 2733.24 0.20 0.01% 2021/09/27 Time 1:22
USD/BIF Ask 1999.3 - 1999.3 1999.3 0.70 0.04% 2021/09/27 Time 1:15
BIF/USD Ask 0.0005 - 0.0005 0.0005 0.00 0.00% 2019/01/29 Time 0:00

Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Range Frequency Metric

Balance of Trade

-154174.20 21 Mar -107489 -170303 : -1801 Monthly Mar/21

Banks Balance Sheet

3517190.70 21 Mar 3513920 1447266 : 3517191 Monthly

CPI Transportation

117.70 21 Aug 118 87.2 : 122 Monthly

Central Bank Balance Sheet

1641100.90 21 Mar 1694622 394981 : 1710878 Monthly

Competitiveness Index

0 19 Dec 37.53 2.57 : 40.25 Yearly

Competitiveness Rank

0 19 Dec 136 122 : 146 Yearly

Consumer Price Index Cpi

129.80 21 Aug 129 79.3 : 130 Monthly

Corruption Index

0 20 Dec 19 17 : 25 Yearly

Corruption Rank

0 20 Dec 165 130 : 172 Yearly

Cpi Housing Utilities

0 21 Aug 139 6.7 : 139 Monthly

Credit Rating

0 : Monthly

Currency

1973.85 21 Sep 1974 1208 : 1977 Daily

Current Account

-315.80 20 Dec -348 -395 : 10.45 Yearly

Current Account to GDP

-19.10 20 Dec -17.8 -19.1 : 1 Yearly Dec/20

Ease of Doing Business

0 19 Dec 168 140 : 177 Yearly

Electricity Production

0 21 Mar 15.73 11.74 : 24.34 Monthly

Export Prices

0 21 Mar 126 85.05 : 139 Quarterly

Exports

21050.90 21 Mar 28956 1013 : 103490 Monthly

External Debt

0 21 Mar 1038627 413843 : 1651802 Monthly

Fiscal Expenditure

0 21 Mar 112170 18690 : 409882 Monthly

Food Inflation

12.90 21 Jul 12.2 -19.9 : 34.1 Monthly

Foreign Exchange Reserves

0 21 Mar 174032 75870 : 542621 Monthly

GDP

3.26 20 Dec 3.01 0.16 : 3.26 Yearly

GDP Annual Growth Rate

-0.30 20 Dec 4.1 -13.75 : 21.33 Yearly

GDP Per Capita Ppp

731.06 20 Dec 752 731 : 1216 Yearly

GDP per capita

202.37 20 Dec 208 181 : 337 Yearly

Gold Reserves

0.03 21 Jun 0.03 0.03 : 0.54 Quarterly

Government Budget

-8.80 20 Dec -8.2 -20 : -2.3 Yearly

Government Budget Value

0 21 Mar -17247 -285663 : 78737 Monthly

Government Debt to GDP

15.20 19 Dec 14 13.6 : 173 Yearly Dec/19

Government Revenues

0 21 Mar 94924 12224 : 152076 Monthly

IP Addresses

0 17 Mar 1786 246 : 2914 Quarterly

Import Prices

0 21 Mar 85.09 81.53 : 101 Quarterly

Imports

175225.00 21 Mar 136445 5397 : 187444 Monthly

Industrial Production

18.20 21 Apr 9.9 -29 : 34.7 Monthly

Inflation Rate

10.47 21 Aug 9.7 -8.4 : 44.93 Monthly Aug/21

Inflation Rate Mom

0.40 21 Jun 0.5 -3.3 : 6.8 Monthly

Interest Rate

6.79 21 Mar 6.59 5.07 : 16.24 Daily Mar/21

Internet Speed

0 17 Mar 2270 82.78 : 3556 Quarterly

Living Wage Family

575800.00 17 Dec 575800 575800 : 575800 yearly

Living Wage Individual

0 17 Dec 234400 234400 : 234400 yearly

Military Expenditure

0 20 Dec 84.7 12.6 : 95.3 Yearly

Money Supply M0

0 21 Mar 702599 113890 : 778977 Monthly

Money Supply M1

0 18 Jul 1093022 236399 : 1098144 Monthly BIF Million

Money Supply M2

0 21 Mar 2576405 322363 : 2596470 Monthly

Money Supply M3

0 21 Mar 2800204 365560 : 2820489 Monthly

Population

11.89 20 Dec 11.53 2.8 : 11.89 Yearly Dec/20

Sales Tax Rate

18.00 20 Dec 18 18 : 18 Yearly

Terms of Trade

0 21 Mar 149 103 : 149 Quarterly

Terrorism Index

0 19 Dec 5.1 3.34 : 5.64 Yearly

Unemployment Rate

0.80 20 Dec 1.4 0.8 : 2.1 Yearly Dec/20

Wages High Skilled

135200.00 17 Dec 135200 135200 : 135200 yearly

Wages Low Skilled

0 17 Dec 98300 98300 : 98300 yearly
Indicator Actual Q2/19 Q3/19 Q4/19 Q1/20 2020 Metric
Balance of Trade -154174.20 -100330 -132000 -135000 -118000 -135000 Mar/21
Banks Balance Sheet 3517190.70 2980000 2980000 2980000 2980000 2990000
CPI Transportation 117.70 124 128 129 129 132
Central Bank Balance Sheet 1641100.90 1665000 1665000 1665000 1660000 1670000
Consumer Price Index Cpi 129.80 132 135 137 130 140
Currency 1973.85 1974 1974 1974 1974 1974
Current Account -315.80 -340 -360 -360 -340 -360
Current Account to GDP -19.10 -20 -17 -17 -20 -17 Dec/20
Exports 21050.90 25000 25000 27000 32000 30000
Food Inflation 12.90 9.5 8.7 8.5 10 8.5
GDP 3.26 3.1 3 3 3.1 3
GDP Annual Growth Rate -0.30 3 5 5 3 5
GDP Per Capita Ppp 731.06 665 665 665 665 665
GDP per capita 202.37 195 195 195 195 210
Gold Reserves 0.03 38 38 38 38 38
Government Budget -8.80 -8.3 -7.8 -7.8 -8.3 -7.8
Government Debt to GDP 15.20 25 26 26 25 26 Dec/19
Imports 175225.00 160000 157000 162000 150000 165000
Industrial Production 18.20 2.5 2.5 2.5 3 2.5
Inflation Rate 10.47 7 6.5 6.3 10.2 6 Aug/21
Inflation Rate Mom 0.40 1.2 0.8 1.3 -0.2 1.3
Interest Rate 6.79 7 7 7.5 7 7.5 Mar/21
Living Wage Family 575800.00 595800 595800 595800 595800 595800
Population 11.89 12.23 12.23 12.23 12.15 12.58 Dec/20
Sales Tax Rate 18.00 18 18 18 18 18
Unemployment Rate 0.80 1 1.2 1.2 1 1.2 Dec/20
Wages High Skilled 135200.00 136200 136200 136200 136200 136200