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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. Its capital and largest city is Libreville. The official language is French. Since its independence from France in 1960, the sovereign state of Gabon has had three presidents. In the early 1990s, Gabon introduced a multi-party system and a new democratic constitution that allowed for a more transparent electoral process and reformed many governmental institutions. Abundant petroleum and foreign private investment have helped make Gabon one of the most prosperous countries in Sub-Saharan Africa, with the 7th highest HDI and the fourth highest GDP per capita (PPP) (after Mauritius, Equatorial Guinea and Seychelles) in the region. GDP grew by more than 6% per year from 2010 to 2012. However, because of inequality in income distribution, a significan... [More]
  • Last : 17,237.8
  • High : 19,020.1
  • Low : 16,433.1
  • Max Fluctuation : 465
  • Max Fluctuation % : 2.43%
  • Open : 18,758.5
  • Time : 18:47:56
  • Yesterday : 18,832.8
  • Change % : 9.25%
  • Change : 1,595
  • Last : 1,808.54
  • High : 1,818.28
  • Low : 1,805.05
  • Max Fluctuation : 1.86
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.05%
  • Open : 1,806.51
  • Time : 18:47:52
  • Yesterday : 1,806.45
  • Change % : 0.12%
  • Change : 2.09
  • Last : 45.29
  • High : 46.09
  • Low : 44.79
  • Max Fluctuation : 0.11
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.87%
  • Open : 45.65
  • Time : 18:47:31
  • Yesterday : 45.66
  • Change % : 0.82%
  • Change : 0.37
  • Last : 0.8415
  • High : 0.8415
  • Low : 0.8378
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : 0.8391
  • Time : 18:43:10
  • Yesterday : 0.8415
  • Change % : 0%
  • Change : 0

Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Range Frequency Metric

Balance of Trade

1854.10 19 Dec 1717 439 : 3234 Yearly Dec/19

CPI Transportation

110.20 20 Sep 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

102.80 20 Sep 103 101 : 144 Monthly

Coronavirus Cases

0 20 Nov 9131 0 : 9150 Daily Nov/20

Coronavirus Deaths

0 20 Nov 58 0 : 59 Daily Nov/20

Coronavirus Recovered

0 20 Nov 8999 0 : 9016 Daily Nov/20

Corporate Tax Rate

30.00 20 Dec 30 30 : 35 Yearly

Corruption Index

0 19 Dec 31 28 : 37 Yearly

Corruption Rank

0 19 Dec 124 74 : 124 Yearly

Credit Rating

0 20 Nov : Monthly 26

Crude Oil Production

150.00 20 Jul 180 150 : 374 Monthly

Currency

545.07 20 Nov 545 407 : 795 Daily

Current Account

0 18 Dec -381 -381 : 1715 Yearly

Current Account to GDP

-0.80 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

3.40 19 Dec 0.8 -11.3 : 5.9 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

1.70 19 Dec -0.2 -12.65 : 10.87 Yearly

Government Debt to GDP

56.40 19 Dec 60.7 20.1 : 90.1 Yearly Dec/19

IP Addresses

0 17 Mar 44699 2865 : 56677 Quarterly

Inflation Rate

1.70 20 Aug 1.5 -16.92 : 46.95 Monthly Aug/20

Interest Rate

3.25 20 Oct 3.25 2.45 : 4.25 Daily Oct/20

Internet Speed

0 17 Mar 1913 297 : 1961 Quarterly

Military Expenditure

240.00 18 Dec 267 12.6 : 267 Yearly

Personal Income Tax Rate

35.00 20 Dec 35 35 : 50 Yearly

Population

2.13 19 Dec 2.09 0.5 : 2.13 Yearly Dec/19

Sales Tax Rate

18.00 20 Dec 18 18 : 18 Yearly

Social Security Rate

18.50 19 Dec 18.5 18.5 : 22.6 Yearly

Social Security Rate For Companies

16.00 19 Dec 16 16 : 20.1 Yearly

Social Security Rate For Employees

2.50 19 Dec 2.5 2.5 : 2.5 Yearly

Terrorism Index

0 18 Dec 1.2 0 : 1.2 Yearly

Unemployment Rate

19.60 19 Dec 19.5 16.9 : 20.4 Yearly Dec/19
Indicator Actual Q2/19 Q3/19 Q4/19 Q1/20 2020 Metric
Balance of Trade 1854.10 2946 2946 2946 2946 2946 Dec/19
CPI Transportation 110.20 167 102 110 175 182
Consumer Price Index Cpi 102.80 145 102 104 154 160
Corporate Tax Rate 30.00 30 30 30 30 30
Crude Oil Production 150.00 280 280 280 290 250
Currency 545.07 562 569 576 556 591
Current Account to GDP -0.80 -11 -11 -11 -13.5 -11 Dec/19
Deposit Interest Rate 2.45 2.45 1.95 1.95 2.45 1.95 %
GDP 16.66 16 16 16 13 16
GDP Annual Growth Rate 3.40 -1.8 -1.8 -1.8 -3.8 -1.8
GDP Per Capita Ppp 14869.80 13400 13400 13400 12900 13400
GDP per capita 9128.90 9100 9100 9100 8900 9100
Government Budget 1.70 -4.9 -4.9 -4.9 -5 -4.9
Government Debt to GDP 56.40 58 58 58 70 58 Dec/19
Inflation Rate 1.70 1 1.3 1.3 0.8 1.3 Aug/20
Interest Rate 3.25 3.25 3.25 3.25 3.25 3.25 Oct/20
Military Expenditure 240.00 250 250 250 250 260
Personal Income Tax Rate 35.00 35 35 35 35 35
Population 2.13 2.31 2.31 2.31 2.24 2.3 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 19.60 20.8 20.8 20.8 20.2 20.8 Dec/19