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Burundi ( (listen), ), officially the Republic of Burundi (Kirundi: Repubulika y’u Burundi, [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 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 colonised 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 colonisation. Burundi gained independence in 1962 and initially had a monarchy, but a series of assassinations, coups and a general climate of regional instability culminated in the establishment of a republic an... [More]
  • Last : 40,119.4
  • High : 40,828.1
  • Low : 39,637.7
  • Max Fluctuation : 360.5
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.33%
  • Open : 39,659.5
  • Time : 20:57:57
  • Yesterday : 39,726.5
  • Change % : 0.99%
  • Change : 392.9
  • Last : 1,854.04
  • High : 1,869.13
  • Low : 1,853.38
  • Max Fluctuation : 4.11
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.41%
  • Open : 1,866.18
  • Time : 20:57:58
  • Yesterday : 1,866.21
  • Change % : 0.66%
  • Change : 12.17
  • Last : 71.76
  • High : 72
  • Low : 70.85
  • Max Fluctuation : 0.14
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.01%
  • Open : 71.08
  • Time : 20:57:59
  • Yesterday : 71.08
  • Change % : 0.96%
  • Change : 0.68
  • Last : 0.8253
  • High : 0.8265
  • Low : 0.8234
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : 0.825
  • Time : 20:58:17
  • Yesterday : 0.825
  • Change % : 0.04%
  • Change : 0.0003

Burundi Currency Markets

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
EUR/BIF Ask 2424.2 2425.6 2395.81 2429.2 0.60 0.02% 2021/06/15 Time 20:44
GBP/BIF Ask 2814.8 2817.6 2788.5 2824.8 7.00 0.25% 2021/06/15 Time 20:44
USD/BIF Ask 2000 - 1982.19 2000 0.00 0.00% 2021/06/15 Time 18:55
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

-130151.90 20 Dec -102196 -170303 : -1801 Monthly Dec/20

Banks Balance Sheet

3509112.40 20 Dec 3429626 1447266 : 3509112 Monthly

CPI Transportation

120.20 21 Mar 119 87.2 : 120 Monthly

Central Bank Balance Sheet

1694621.70 21 Feb 1671767 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

126.40 21 Mar 124 79.3 : 126 Monthly

Corruption Index

0 20 Dec 19 17 : 25 Yearly

Corruption Rank

0 20 Dec 165 130 : 172 Yearly

Cpi Housing Utilities

0 21 Mar 132 6.7 : 139 Monthly

Credit Rating

0 : Monthly

Currency

1956.45 21 Jun 1957 1208 : 1957 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 21.08 11.74 : 23.92 Monthly

Export Prices

0 20 Dec 136 85.05 : 139 Quarterly

Exports

27516.40 20 Dec 28001 1013 : 103490 Monthly

External Debt

0 20 Dec 1023273 413843 : 1651802 Monthly

Fiscal Expenditure

0 20 Dec 133059 18690 : 409882 Monthly

Food Inflation

10.80 21 Mar 8.9 -19.9 : 34.1 Monthly

Foreign Exchange Reserves

0 20 Dec 136638 75870 : 542621 Monthly

GDP

3.01 19 Dec 3.04 0.16 : 3.17 Yearly

GDP Annual Growth Rate

-0.30 20 Dec 4.1 -13.75 : 21.33 Yearly

GDP Per Capita Ppp

751.70 19 Dec 762 752 : 1216 Yearly

GDP per capita

208.10 19 Dec 211 180 : 337 Yearly

Gold Reserves

0.03 21 Mar 0.03 0.03 : 0.54 Quarterly

Government Budget

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

Government Budget Value

0 20 Dec -27657 -285663 : 78737 Monthly

Government Debt to GDP

15.20 19 Dec 14 13.6 : 173 Yearly Dec/19

Government Revenues

0 20 Dec 105402 12224 : 152076 Monthly

IP Addresses

0 17 Mar 1786 246 : 2914 Quarterly

Import Prices

0 20 Dec 94.55 81.53 : 101 Quarterly

Imports

157668.30 20 Dec 130197 5397 : 187444 Monthly

Industrial Production

4.00 20 Dec 4.4 -29 : 34.7 Monthly

Inflation Rate

7.80 21 Mar 6.1 -8.4 : 44.93 Monthly Mar/21

Inflation Rate Mom

2.00 21 Mar 0.8 -3.3 : 6.8 Monthly

Interest Rate

6.60 20 Sep 6 5.07 : 16.24 Daily Sep/20

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 Feb 740155 113890 : 778977 Monthly

Money Supply M1

0 18 Jul 1093022 236399 : 1098144 Monthly BIF Million

Money Supply M2

0 20 Oct 2348779 322363 : 2348779 Monthly

Money Supply M3

0 20 Oct 2562927 365560 : 2562927 Monthly

Population

11.53 19 Dec 11.18 2.8 : 11.53 Yearly Dec/19

Sales Tax Rate

18.00 20 Dec 18 18 : 18 Yearly

Terms of Trade

0 20 Dec 143 103 : 149 Quarterly

Terrorism Index

0 19 Dec 5.1 3.34 : 5.64 Yearly

Unemployment Rate

1.40 19 Dec 1.4 1.4 : 2.1 Yearly Dec/19

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 -130151.90 -118000 -135000 -132000 -120000 -135000 Dec/20
Banks Balance Sheet 3509112.40 2980000 2980000 2980000 2980000 2990000
CPI Transportation 120.20 125 124 128 127 132
Central Bank Balance Sheet 1694621.70 1660000 1665000 1665000 1660000 1670000
Consumer Price Index Cpi 126.40 127 132 135 128 140
Currency 1956.45 1955 1955 1955 1955 1955
Current Account -315.80 -340 -340 -360 -340 -360
Current Account to GDP -19.10 -20 -20 -17 -20 -17 Dec/20
Exports 27516.40 32000 25000 25000 25000 30000
Food Inflation 10.80 8.8 8.5 8.5 9.4 8
GDP 3.01 2.7 2.7 2.7 2.7 3
GDP Annual Growth Rate -0.30 3 3 5 3 5
GDP Per Capita Ppp 751.70 665 665 665 665 665
GDP per capita 208.10 195 195 195 195 210
Gold Reserves 0.03 38 38 38 38 38
Government Budget -8.80 -8.3 -8.3 -7.8 -8.3 -7.8
Government Debt to GDP 15.20 20 20 20 20 22 Dec/19
Imports 157668.30 150000 160000 157000 145000 165000
Industrial Production 4.00 3 2.5 2.5 3 2.5
Inflation Rate 7.80 7.2 7 6.5 8.8 6 Mar/21
Inflation Rate Mom 2.00 0.7 1 0.8 2 2
Interest Rate 6.60 6.6 6.6 7 6.6 7 Sep/20
Living Wage Family 575800.00 595800 595800 595800 595800 595800
Population 11.53 12.15 12.23 12.23 12.15 12.58 Dec/19
Sales Tax Rate 18.00 18 18 18 18 18
Unemployment Rate 1.40 1.9 1.9 1.5 1.9 1.5 Dec/19
Wages High Skilled 135200.00 136200 136200 136200 136200 136200