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Congo - Kinshasa

Congo - Kinshasa

The Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) (pronunciation French: République démocratique du Congo [kɔ̃ɡo] (RDC)), also known as DR Congo (French: RD Congo), Congo-Kinshasa, the DROC, the Congo and historically Zaire, is a country in Central Africa.. It is, by area, the largest country in sub-Saharan Africa, the second-largest in all of Africa (after Algeria), and the 11th-largest in the world. With a population of over 101 million, the Democratic Republic of the Congo is the most-populous officially Francophone country in the world, as well as the 4th-most populous in Africa, and the 15th-most populous country in the world. Since 2015, the Eastern DR Congo has been the scene of an ongoing military conflict in Kivu. Centred on the Congo Basin, the territory of the DRC was first inhabited by Central African foragers around 90,000 years ago and was reached by the Bantu expansion about 3,000 years ago. In the west, the Kingdom of Kongo ruled around the mouth of the Congo River from the 14th to 19th centuries. In the northeast, centre and east, the kingdoms of Azande, Luba and Lunda ruled from the 16th and 17th centuries to the 19th century. In the 1870s, just before the onset of the Scramble for Africa, Euro... [More]
  • Last : 19,131.7
  • High : 19,165.1
  • Low : 18,517.6
  • Max Fluctuation : 74.9
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.53%
  • Open : 18,924.9
  • Time : 18:40:58
  • Yesterday : 18,926.4
  • Change % : 1.08%
  • Change : 205.3
  • Last : 1,837.32
  • High : 1,839.27
  • Low : 1,835.69
  • Max Fluctuation : 1.54
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0%
  • Open : 1,837.12
  • Time : 01:30:14
  • Yesterday : 1,836.85
  • Change % : 0.03%
  • Change : 0.47
  • Last : 46.09
  • High : 46.14
  • Low : 46
  • Max Fluctuation : 0.04
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.02%
  • Open : 46
  • Time : 01:29:53
  • Yesterday : 45.99
  • Change % : 0.22%
  • Change : 0.1
  • Last : 0.8252
  • High : 0.8258
  • Low : 0.8243
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : 0.8243
  • Time : 01:43:06
  • Yesterday : 0.8239
  • Change % : 0.16%
  • Change : 0.0013

Congo - Kinshasa Currency Markets

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
USD/CDF Ask 1657.9 - 1657.9 1657.9 0.00 0.00% 2020/10/15 Time 9:07
CDF/USD Ask 0.0005 - 0.0005 0.0006 0.00 0.00% 2020/06/02 Time 16:27
CDF/GBP Ask 0.0004 - 0.0004 0.0004 0.00 0.00% 2020/05/22 Time 0:00

Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Range Frequency Metric

Coronavirus Cases

0 20 Nov 5632 0 : 5774 Daily Dec/20

Coronavirus Deaths

0 20 Nov 93 0 : 94 Daily Dec/20

Coronavirus Recovered

0 20 Nov 4988 0 : 5003 Daily Dec/20

Corporate Tax Rate

30.00 20 Dec 30 30 : 38 Yearly

Credit Rating

0 20 Nov : Monthly 20

Crude Oil Production

283.00 20 Jul 303 153 : 370 Monthly

Currency

541.34 20 Nov 547 407 : 795 Daily

Current Account to GDP

8.00 19 Dec 6.7 -44.84 : 20.13 Yearly Dec/19

Deposit Interest Rate

2.45 17 Dec 2.45 2.45 : 8.25 Yearly Dec/17

Ease of Doing Business

0 19 Dec 180 174 : 186 Yearly

Exports

10034000000.00 18 Dec 6078000000 18000000 : 11851000000 Yearly

GDP

10.82 19 Dec 11.66 0.13 : 14.43 Yearly

GDP Annual Growth Rate

2.20 19 Dec 1.6 -8.95 : 23.6 Yearly

GDP Per Capita Ppp

3298.10 19 Dec 3414 2948 : 3802 Yearly

GDP per capita

2613.00 19 Dec 2705 1458 : 3413 Yearly

Government Budget

8.80 19 Dec 6.8 -14.37 : 8.8 Yearly

Government Debt to GDP

15.70 18 Dec 18.1 15.7 : 270 Yearly Dec/19

Inflation Rate

1.10 18 May 1.2 -9.34 : 42.4 Monthly %

Interest Rate

3.25 20 Oct 3.25 2.45 : 4.25 Daily Oct/20

Military Expenditure

0 18 Dec 372 43 : 635 Yearly

Personal Income Tax Rate

40.00 20 Dec 40 40 : 50 Yearly

Population

5.45 19 Dec 5.24 1.02 : 5.45 Yearly Dec/19

Sales Tax Rate

18.90 20 Dec 18.9 18 : 18.9 Yearly

Social Security Rate

24.29 19 Dec 24.29 21.89 : 26.79 Yearly

Social Security Rate For Companies

20.29 19 Dec 20.29 17.89 : 22.79 Yearly

Social Security Rate For Employees

4.00 19 Dec 4 2.4 : 4 Yearly

Terrorism Index

0 18 Dec 3.37 0 : 4.04 Yearly

Unemployment Rate

10.40 19 Dec 10.4 9.6 : 20.6 Yearly Dec/19
Indicator Actual Q2/19 Q3/19 Q4/19 Q1/20 2020 Metric
Corporate Tax Rate 30.00 30 30 30 30 30
Crude Oil Production 283.00 470 470 470 480 450
Currency 541.34 561 568 575 554 589
Current Account to GDP 8.00 1.2 1.2 1.2 3 1.2 Dec/19
Deposit Interest Rate 2.45 2.45 1.95 1.95 2.45 1.95 Dec/17
Exports 10034000000.00 6500 6500 6500 4700 6500
GDP 10.82 9.3 9.3 9.3 8 9.3
GDP Annual Growth Rate 2.20 -2 -2 -2 -4.5 -2
GDP Per Capita Ppp 3298.10 2500 2500 2500 2700 2500
GDP per capita 2613.00 2400 2400 2400 2480 2400
Government Budget 8.80 -2.8 -2.8 -2.8 -3.7 -2.8
Government Debt to GDP 15.70 30 30 30 28 30 Dec/19
Inflation Rate 1.10 3.5 4.1 4 3.7 4 %
Interest Rate 3.25 3.25 3.25 3.25 3.25 3.25 Oct/20
Personal Income Tax Rate 40.00 40 40 40 40 40
Population 5.45 5.6 5.6 5.6 5.5 5.63 Dec/19
Sales Tax Rate 18.90 18.9 18.9 18.9 18 18
Social Security Rate 24.29 24.29 24.29 24.29 24.29 24.29
Social Security Rate For Companies 20.29 20.29 20.29 20.29 20.29 20.29
Social Security Rate For Employees 4.00 4 4 4 4 4
Unemployment Rate 10.40 11.9 11.9 11.9 11.2 11.9 Dec/19