Online Forum
Gabon Gabon
Gabon

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. The coastal plains form part of the World Wildlife Fund's Atlantic Equatorial coastal forests ecoregion. 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 ... [More]
  • Last : 59,084.4
  • High : 59,084.4
  • Low : 59,084.4
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : 59,084.4
  • Time : 00:21:44
  • Yesterday : 59,084.8
  • Change % : 0%
  • Change : 0.4
  • Last : 1,831.13
  • High : 1,832.26
  • Low : 1,830.26
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : -
  • Time : 8 May
  • Yesterday : 1,831.13
  • Change % : 0%
  • Change : 0
  • Last : 64.84
  • High : 64.9
  • Low : 64.68
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : -
  • Time : 8 May
  • Yesterday : 64.84
  • Change % : 0%
  • Change : 0
  • Last : 0.8222
  • High : 0.8224
  • Low : 0.8217
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : -
  • Time : 8 May
  • Yesterday : 0.8222
  • Change % : 0%
  • Change : 0

Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Range Frequency Metric

Balance of Trade

1701.74 19 Dec 1488 439 : 3234 Yearly Dec/19

CPI Transportation

110.00 21 Mar 110 97.5 : 167 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

102.70 21 Mar 103 101 : 144 Monthly

Coronavirus Cases

0 21 May 23201 0 : 23432 Daily May/21

Coronavirus Deaths

0 21 May 139 0 : 140 Daily May/21

Coronavirus Recovered

0 21 May 19629 0 : 19740 Daily May/21

Corporate Tax Rate

30.00 20 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 May : Monthly 23

Crude Oil Production

160.00 21 Jan 165 150 : 374 Monthly

Currency

538.56 21 May 539 407 : 795 Daily

Current Account

0 19 Dec -188 -349 : 1715 Yearly

Current Account to GDP

-0.30 19 Dec -3.2 -19.4 : 27.3 Yearly Dec/19

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

16.66 19 Dec 16.86 0.14 : 18.2 Yearly

GDP Annual Growth Rate

-1.80 20 Dec 2.9 -11.3 : 7 Yearly

GDP Per Capita Ppp

14869.80 19 Dec 14743 13934 : 19464 Yearly

GDP per capita

9128.90 19 Dec 9051 4366 : 19582 Yearly

Government Budget

1.40 19 Dec -0.2 -12.65 : 10.87 Yearly

Government Debt to GDP

59.50 19 Dec 60.9 20.1 : 90.1 Yearly Dec/19

IP Addresses

0 17 Mar 44699 2865 : 56677 Quarterly

Inflation Rate

1.70 21 Mar 1.6 -16.92 : 46.95 Monthly Mar/21

Interest Rate

3.25 21 Apr 3.25 2.45 : 4.25 Daily Apr/21

Internet Speed

0 17 Mar 1913 297 : 1961 Quarterly

Military Expenditure

273.00 19 Dec 261 13.9 : 296 Yearly

Personal Income Tax Rate

35.00 20 Dec 35 35 : 50 Yearly

Population

2.17 19 Dec 2.09 0.5 : 2.17 Yearly Dec/19

Sales Tax Rate

18.00 20 Dec 18 18 : 18 Yearly

Social Security Rate

18.50 20 Dec 18.5 18.5 : 22.6 Yearly

Social Security Rate For Companies

16.00 20 Dec 16 16 : 20.1 Yearly

Social Security Rate For Employees

2.50 20 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 Dec/20
Indicator Actual Q2/19 Q3/19 Q4/19 Q1/20 2020 Metric
Balance of Trade 1701.74 2946 2978 2978 2946 2946 Dec/19
CPI Transportation 110.00 112 111 112 111 114
Consumer Price Index Cpi 102.70 105 104 104 104 106
Corporate Tax Rate 30.00 30 30 30 30 30
Crude Oil Production 160.00 280 250 250 280 250
Currency 538.56 552 559 566 545 580
Current Account to GDP -0.30 -11 -11 -11 -11 -6 Dec/19
Deposit Interest Rate 2.45 2.45 1.95 1.95 2.45 1.95 %
GDP 16.66 16 16 16 16 14.8
GDP Annual Growth Rate -1.80 1.5 1.5 2.8 1.5 2.8
GDP Per Capita Ppp 14869.80 13400 13400 13400 13400 15100
GDP per capita 9128.90 9100 9100 9100 9100 9200
Government Budget 1.40 -4.9 -4.9 -4.9 -4.9 -2.7
Government Debt to GDP 59.50 71 71 71 71 65 Dec/19
Inflation Rate 1.70 1.7 1.4 1.6 2 2 Mar/21
Interest Rate 3.25 3.25 3.25 3.25 3.25 3.25 Apr/21
Military Expenditure 273.00 250 260 260 250 260
Personal Income Tax Rate 35.00 35 35 35 35 35
Population 2.17 2.31 2.3 2.3 2.31 2.36 Dec/19
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 22.5 22.5 21.2 22.5 21.5 Dec/20