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Burundi ( (listen), ), officially the Republic of Burundi (Kirundi: Repuburika 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, the latter of which is the country's 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 ruled the region. After the First World War and Germany's defeat, the League of Nations "mandated" the territory to Belgium. After the Second World War, this transformed into a United Nations Trust Territory. 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... [More]
  • Last : 20,003.82
  • High : 20,404.60
  • Low : 19,341.23
  • Max Fluctuation : 103.25
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.45%
  • Open : 19,784.39
  • Time : 23:32:02
  • Yesterday : 19,783.47
  • Change % : 1.11%
  • Change : 220.35
  • Last : 1,766.62
  • High : 1,812.11
  • Low : 1,764.38
  • Max Fluctuation : 4.97
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.03%
  • Open : 1,807.93
  • Time : 23:33:02
  • Yesterday : 1,808.04
  • Change % : 2.34%
  • Change : 41.42
  • Last : 99.22
  • High : 99.97
  • Low : 100.02
  • Max Fluctuation : 0.81
  • Max Fluctuation % : 1.76%
  • Open : 110.52
  • Time : 23:33:03
  • Yesterday : 110.6
  • Change % : 11.47%
  • Change : 11.38
  • Last : 0.9747
  • High : 0.9769
  • Low : 0.9572
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : 0.9597
  • Time : 23:32:37
  • Yesterday : 0.9596
  • Change % : 1.57%
  • Change : 0.0151

Burundi Currency Markets

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
EUR/BIF Ask 2156.28 2156.91 2150.19 2194.5 32.76 1.52% 2022/07/05 Time 23:31
GBP/BIF Ask 2510.13 2510.76 2441.88 2546.46 31.92 1.27% 2022/07/05 Time 23:31
USD/BIF Ask 2100 2048.73 2048.28 2100.21 0.00 0.00% 2022/07/05 Time 23:24
BIF/USD Ask 0.0005 - 0.0005 0.0005 0.00 0.00% 2022/04/30 Time 14:32

Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Metric
Balance of Trade
-165405 21 Dec -67320 BIF Million
Banks Balance Sheet
4598050 21 Dec 4616701 BIF Million
CPI Housing Utilities
155 22 May 154 points
CPI Transportation
151 22 May 140 points
Central Bank Balance Sheet
2350741 21 Dec 2446825 BIF Million
Competitiveness Index
40.25 19 Dec 37.53 Points
Competitiveness Rank
135 19 Dec 136
Consumer Price Index CPI
152 22 May 148 points
Corruption Index
19 21 Dec 19 Points
Corruption Rank
169 21 Dec 165
Credit Rating
15
Currency
2016 22 Jul 2016
Current Account
-316 20 Dec -348 USD Million
Current Account to GDP
-15 21 Dec -9.4 percent of GDP
Ease of Doing Business
166 19 Dec 168
Electricity Production
22.06 21 Dec 21.24 Gigawatt-hour
Export Prices
119 21 Jun 114 points
Exports
23651 21 Dec 108890 BIF Million
External Debt
1284446 22 Jan 1275254 BIF Million
Fiscal Expenditure
145508 21 Dec 110049 BIF Million
Food Inflation
22.9 22 May 19.3 percent
Foreign Exchange Reserves
551755 22 Jan 534876 BIF Million
GDP
3.26 20 Dec 3.01 USD Billion
GDP Annual Growth Rate
3.5 21 Dec -0.5 percent
GDP per capita
271 20 Dec 278 USD
GDP per capita PPP
731 20 Dec 752 USD
Gold Reserves
0 22 Mar 0.03 Tonnes
Government Budget
-4.5 21 Dec -8.8 percent of GDP
Government Budget Value
-13259 22 Jan -13936 BIF Million
Government Debt to GDP
15.9 20 Dec 15.2 percent of GDP
Government Revenues
131572 21 Dec 110697 BIF Million
IP Addresses
1971 17 Mar 1786 IP
Import Prices
101 21 Jun 89.23 points
Imports
189056 21 Dec 176209 BIF Million
Industrial Production
21.5 21 Dec -0.9 percent
Inflation Rate
18.57 22 May 16.09 percent
Inflation Rate Mom
4.2 22 Apr 1.1 percent
Interest Rate
6.9 22 Jan 6.88 percent
Internet Speed
2707 17 Mar 2270 KBps
Loans to Private Sector
2327 21 Dec 2286 BIF Billion
Military Expenditure
65.2 20 Dec 84.7 USD Million
Money Supply M0
787640 21 Dec 838969 BIF Million
Money Supply M2
3076746 21 Nov 3089204 BIF Million
Money Supply M3
3334965 21 Nov 3346181 BIF Million
Population
11.89 20 Dec 11.53 Million
Terms of Trade
118 21 Jun 128 points
Terrorism Index
4.7 19 Dec 5.1
Unemployment Rate
1.8 21 Dec 1.7 percent
Indicator Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Metric
Balance of Trade -165405 -138500 -133500 -141500 -123400 BIF Million
Banks Balance Sheet 4598050 4750000 4900000 4820000 4820000 BIF Million
CPI Transportation 151 155 160 162 166 points
Central Bank Balance Sheet 2350741 3450000 3500000 3300000 3300000 BIF Million
Consumer Price Index CPI 152 154 153 154 156 points
Currency 2016 2016 2016 2016 2016
Current Account -316 -360 -360 -360 -360 USD Million
Current Account to GDP -15 -14.7 -12 -10 percent of GDP
Electricity Production 22.06 22 24 22 22 Gigawatt-hour
Exports 23651 25000 23500 21600 21600 BIF Million
Food Inflation 22.9 18 15 12 10 percent
Foreign Exchange Reserves 551755 640000 650000 685000 715000 BIF Million
GDP 3.26 3 3 3 USD Billion USD Billion
GDP Annual Growth Rate 3.5 2.5 2.5 3.2 3.2 percent
GDP per capita 271 240 250 250 USD USD
GDP per capita PPP 731 665 665 682 USD USD
Gold Reserves 0 38 38 38 38 Tonnes
Government Budget -4.5 -8 -8 -6 -6 percent of GDP
Government Debt to GDP 15.9 15.8 15.6 15.6 percent of GDP
Imports 189056 158500 165000 145000 145000 BIF Million
Industrial Production 21.5 12 10 5 5 percent
Inflation Rate 18.57 17 14 10 8 percent
Inflation Rate Mom 4.2 2.8 3 1.7 2 percent
Interest Rate 6.9 8 7.5 7.5 7.25 percent
Military Expenditure 65.2 60.64 60.26 59.89 61.94 USD Million
Population 11.89 12.58 12.58 12.58 Million Million
Unemployment Rate 1.8 1.8 1.8 1.7 1.7 percent