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Gabon

Gabon (; French pronunciation: ​[ɡabɔ̃]), officially the Gabonese Republic (French: République gabonaise), is a country on the west coast of Central Africa. Located on the equator, Gabon is bordered by Equatorial Guinea to the northwest, Cameroon to the north, the Republic of the Congo on the east and south, and the Gulf of Guinea to the west. It has an area of nearly 270,000 square kilometres (100,000 sq mi) and its population is estimated at 2.1 million people. There are three distinct regions: the coastal plains, the mountains (the Cristal Mountains and the Chaillu Massif in the centre), and the savanna in the east. Gabon's capital and largest city is Libreville. The official language is French. Originally settled by Pygmy peoples, they were largely replaced and absorbed by Bantu tribes as they migrated. By the 18th century, a Myeni-speaking kingdom known as the Kingdom of Orungu formed in Gabon. It was able to become a powerful trading center mainly due to its ability to purchase and sell slaves. The kingdom fell with the demise of the slave trade in the 1870s. Since its independence from France in 1960, the sovereign state of Gabon has had three presidents. In the early 1990s, Gabon introduced a mult... [More]
  • Last : 56,346.36
  • High : 57,343.38
  • Low : 55,895.13
  • Max Fluctuation : 361.58
  • Max Fluctuation % : 1.11%
  • Open : 57,217.87
  • Time : 22:07:59
  • Yesterday : 57,217.87
  • Change % : 1.55%
  • Change : 871.51
  • Last : 1,763.21
  • High : 1,783.37
  • Low : 1,762.61
  • Max Fluctuation : 4.78
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.22%
  • Open : 1,779.18
  • Time : 22:08:54
  • Yesterday : 1,779.27
  • Change % : 0.91%
  • Change : 16.06
  • Last : 65.89
  • High : 67.31
  • Low : 62.73
  • Max Fluctuation : 1.05
  • Max Fluctuation % : 5.04%
  • Open : 65.47
  • Time : 22:08:50
  • Yesterday : 65.44
  • Change % : 0.69%
  • Change : 0.45
  • Last : 0.8848
  • High : 0.8853
  • Low : 0.8814
  • Max Fluctuation : -
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  • Open : 0.8842
  • Time : 22:08:27
  • Yesterday : 0.8843
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  • Change : 0.0005

Economic Indicators + Forecasts

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  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Range Frequency Metric
Balance of Trade
1854.30 19 Dec 1488 439 : 3234 Yearly Dec/19
CPI Transportation
109.40 21 May 110 97.5 : 164 Monthly
Competitiveness Index
0 19 Dec 3.79 3.7 : 47.46 Yearly
Competitiveness Rank
0 19 Dec 108 99 : 119 Yearly
Consumer Price Index Cpi
103.00 21 May 103 71.2 : 103 Monthly
Coronavirus Cases
0 21 Oct 34601 0 : 34898 Daily
Coronavirus Deaths
0 21 Oct 224 0 : 230 Daily
Coronavirus Recovered
0 21 Oct 24509 0 : 24598 Daily
Coronavirus Vaccination Rate
0 21 Oct 9.55 0 : 9.55 Daily
Coronavirus Vaccination Total
0 21 Oct 217606 0 : 217606 Daily
Corporate Tax Rate
30.00 21 Dec 30 30 : 35 Yearly
Corruption Index
0 20 Dec 31 28 : 37 Yearly
Corruption Rank
0 20 Dec 123 74 : 129 Yearly
Credit Rating
0 21 Oct : Monthly 23
Crude Oil Production
175.00 21 Sep 179 150 : 374 Monthly
Currency
561.17 21 Oct 565 407 : 795 Daily
Current Account
0 19 Dec -188 -349 : 1715 Yearly
Current Account to GDP
-9.50 20 Dec -0.3 -19.4 : 27.3 Yearly
Deposit Interest Rate
2.45 17 Dec 2.45 2.45 : 8.75 Yearly %
Ease of Doing Business
0 19 Dec 169 151 : 169 Yearly
GDP
15.59 20 Dec 16.87 0.14 : 18.21 Yearly
GDP Annual Growth Rate
-1.80 20 Dec 2.9 -11.3 : 7 Yearly
GDP Per Capita Ppp
14399.87 20 Dec 14950 13935 : 19465 Yearly
GDP per capita
8839.76 20 Dec 9178 4366 : 19582 Yearly
Government Budget
-5.00 20 Dec 1.4 -12.65 : 10.87 Yearly
Government Debt to GDP
72.50 20 Dec 59.5 20.1 : 90.1 Yearly Dec/20
IP Addresses
0 17 Mar 44699 2865 : 56677 Quarterly
Inflation Rate
0.90 21 May 1.3 -16.92 : 46.95 Monthly
Interest Rate
3.25 21 Sep 3.25 2.45 : 4.25 Daily
Internet Speed
0 17 Mar 1913 297 : 1961 Quarterly
Military Expenditure
259.00 20 Dec 267 13.5 : 288 Yearly
Personal Income Tax Rate
35.00 21 Dec 35 35 : 50 Yearly
Population
2.22 20 Dec 2.17 0.5 : 2.22 Yearly
Sales Tax Rate
18.00 20 Dec 18 18 : 18 Yearly
Social Security Rate
18.50 21 Dec 18.5 18.5 : 22.6 Yearly
Social Security Rate For Companies
16.00 21 Dec 16 16 : 20.1 Yearly
Social Security Rate For Employees
2.50 21 Dec 2.5 2.5 : 2.5 Yearly
Terrorism Index
0 19 Dec 0.55 0 : 1.43 Yearly
Unemployment Rate
20.50 20 Dec 19.6 16.9 : 20.5 Yearly
Indicator Actual Q2/19 Q3/19 Q4/19 Q1/20 2020 Metric
Balance of Trade 1854.30 2946 2946 2946 2946 2946 Dec/19
CPI Transportation 109.40 112 112 111 182 114
Consumer Price Index Cpi 103.00 160 105 105 160 107
Corporate Tax Rate 30.00 30 30 30 30 30
Crude Oil Production 175.00 200 190 200 185 210
Currency 561.17 567 570 574 563 580
Current Account to GDP -9.50 -1 -1 -1 -3 -1
Deposit Interest Rate 2.45 2.45 1.95 1.95 2.45 1.95 %
GDP 15.59 17 17 17 16 17
GDP Annual Growth Rate -1.80 2.6 2.6 2.6 2 2.6
GDP Per Capita Ppp 14399.87 13400 13400 13400 13400 15100
GDP per capita 8839.76 9100 9100 9100 9100 9200
Government Budget -5.00 -2 -2 -2 -3.5 -2
Government Debt to GDP 72.50 70 70 70 71 70 Dec/20
Inflation Rate 0.90 1.8 1.5 1.8 2 1.7
Interest Rate 3.25 3.5 3.5 3.5 3.25 3.5
Military Expenditure 259.00 260 260 260 260 260
Personal Income Tax Rate 35.00 35 35 35 35 35
Population 2.22 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.36
Sales Tax Rate 18.00 18 18 18 18 18
Social Security Rate 18.50 18.5 18.5 18.5 18.5 18.5
Social Security Rate For Companies 16.00 16 16 16 16 16
Social Security Rate For Employees 2.50 2.5 2.5 2.5 2.5 2.5
Unemployment Rate 20.50 19.6 19.6 19.6 19.8 19.6