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Gambia

The Gambia, officially the Republic of the Gambia, is a country in West Africa. It is the smallest country within mainland Africa and is surrounded by Senegal, except for its western coast on the Atlantic Ocean. The Gambia is situated on both sides of the lower reaches of the Gambia River, the nation's namesake, which flows through the centre of the Gambia and empties into the Atlantic Ocean, thus the long shape of the country. It has an area of 10,689 square kilometres (4,127 sq mi) with a population of 1,857,181 as of the April 2013 census. Banjul is the Gambian capital and the country's largest metropolitan area. The largest cities are Serekunda and Brikama.The Portuguese in 1455 entered the Gambian region, the first Europeans to do so, but never established important trade there. In 1765, the Gambia was made a part of the British Empire by establishment of the Gambia. In 1965, the Gambia gained independence under the leadership of Dawda Jawara, who ruled until Yahya Jammeh seized power in a bloodless 1994 coup. Adama Barrow became the Gambia's third president in January 2017, after defeating Jammeh in the December 2016 elections. Jammeh initially accepted the results, before refusing to leave office, t... [More]
  • Last : 24,267.71
  • High : 24,413.95
  • Low : 24,221.50
  • Max Fluctuation : 55.92
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.06%
  • Open : 24,282.46
  • Time : 05:04:43
  • Yesterday : 24,282.46
  • Change % : 0.06%
  • Change : 14.75
  • Last : 1,800.56
  • High : 1,802.3
  • Low : 1,798.83
  • Max Fluctuation : 1.1
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.02%
  • Open : 1,802.2
  • Time : 05:04:49
  • Yesterday : 1,803.64
  • Change % : 0.17%
  • Change : 3.08
  • Last : 91.88
  • High : 91.97
  • Low : 91.22
  • Max Fluctuation : 0.64
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.72%
  • Open : 91.27
  • Time : 05:04:49
  • Yesterday : 91.88
  • Change % : 0%
  • Change : 0
  • Last : 0.9745
  • High : 0.9754
  • Low : 0.9745
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : 0.9748
  • Time : 05:03:26
  • Yesterday : 0.9747
  • Change % : 0.02%
  • Change : 0.0002

Gambia Currency Markets

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
GBP/GMD Ask 66.73 66.7 66.69 66.77 0.01 0.01% 2022/08/15 Time 4:51
EUR/GMD Ask 56.43 56.41 56.41 56.45 0.01 0.02% 2022/08/15 Time 4:51
USD/GMD Ask 55 - 54.27 55 0.00 0.00% 2022/08/12 Time 19:20

Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Metric
Balance of Trade
-4140070 22 Mar -3197031 GMD Thousands
Business Confidence
35 21 Mar 26 points
CPI Housing Utilities
110 22 Jun 109 points
CPI Transportation
126 22 Jun 126 points
Capital Flows
48.75 21 Mar 62.71 USD Million
Competitiveness Index
45.92 19 Dec 45.45 Points
Competitiveness Rank
124 19 Dec 119
Consumer Price Index CPI
123 22 Jun 122 points
Coronavirus Cases
12238 22 Aug 12197 Persons
Coronavirus Deaths
365 22 Jul 364 Persons
Coronavirus Vaccination Rate
30.9 22 Aug 30.79 doses per 100 people
Coronavirus Vaccination Total
815861 22 Aug 812811 doses
Corruption Index
37 21 Dec 37 Points
Corruption Rank
102 21 Dec 102
Credit Rating
15
Currency
54.75 22 Aug 54.75
Current Account
-21.66 21 Sep -5.54 USD Million
Current Account to GDP
-9.3 21 Dec -3.3 percent of GDP
Ease of Doing Business
155 19 Dec 149
Exports
176329 22 Mar 94426 GMD Thousands
Fiscal Expenditure
6433 22 Mar 6595 GMD Million
Food Inflation
13.72 22 Jun 14.16 percent
GDP
2.08 21 Dec 1.83 USD Billion
GDP Annual Growth Rate
5.6 21 Dec -0.2 percent
GDP Constant Prices
64784695 21 Dec 61644340411 GMD Thousand
GDP Deflator
162 21 Dec 153 points
GDP From Agriculture
4407753020 21 Dec 5223279581 GMD Thousand
GDP From Construction
9823257388 21 Dec 8155249042 GMD Thousand
GDP From Manufacturing
1166644543 21 Dec 1859919502 GMD Thousand
GDP From Mining
445765205 21 Dec 429027278 GMD Thousand
GDP From Public Administration
1963997055 21 Dec 1810087933 GMD Thousand
GDP From Services
34 21 Dec 33 GMD Thousand
GDP From Transport
2337182297 21 Dec 2064204635 GMD Thousand
GDP From Utilities
836403073 21 Dec 781691498 GMD Thousand
GDP per capita
711 21 Dec 693 USD
GDP per capita PPP
2215 21 Dec 2158 USD
Government Budget
-4 21 Dec -2.2 percent of GDP
Government Budget Value
-2480 22 Mar -2068 GMD Million
Government Debt to GDP
82.9 21 Dec 85 percent of GDP
Government Revenues
3953 22 Mar 4527 GMD Million
IP Addresses
4061 17 Mar 3717 IP
Imports
4316399 22 Mar 3291456 GMD Thousands
Inflation Rate
11.7 22 Jun 11.58 percent
Inflation Rate Mom
0.66 22 Jun 1.03 percent
Interest Rate
11 22 May 10 percent
Internet Speed
2321 17 Mar 2065 KBps
Military Expenditure
14.3 20 Dec 14.5 USD Million
Money Supply M0
27629 22 Mar 27062 GMD Million
Money Supply M1
37539 22 Mar 35209 GMD Million
Money Supply M2
65168 22 Mar 62271 GMD Million
Population
2.28 20 Dec 2.21 Million
Terrorism Index
0 19 Dec 0
Tourist Arrivals
15822 22 Mar 15361
Unemployment Rate
11.2 21 Dec 11.1 percent
Indicator Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Metric
Balance of Trade -4140070 -69.43 -28.99 -63.46 -57.48 GMD Thousands
Business Confidence 35 -6 5 7 7 points
CPI Housing Utilities 110 117 119 118 118 points
CPI Transportation 126 127 128 129 130 points
Consumer Price Index CPI 123 123 125 127 131 points
Currency 54.75 55 55.24 55.49 55.74
Current Account to GDP -9.3 -13 -11 -8 percent of GDP
Fiscal Expenditure 6433 4800 4600 4600 4600 GMD Million
Food Inflation 13.72 14 10 8 7.3 percent
GDP 2.08 2.1 2.3 2.3 USD Billion USD Billion
GDP Annual Growth Rate 5.6 5.4 5.4 6.2 6.2 percent
GDP Constant Prices 64784695 28421780 28421780 67076144344 GMD Thousand GMD Thousand
GDP From Agriculture 4407753020 4645771683 4933809527 5254507147 GMD Thousand GMD Thousand
GDP From Construction 9823257388 10353713287 10995643511 11710360339 GMD Thousand GMD Thousand
GDP From Manufacturing 1166644543 1229643348 1305881236 1390763516 GMD Thousand GMD Thousand
GDP From Mining 445765205 469836526 498966391 531399206 GMD Thousand GMD Thousand
GDP From Public Administration 1963997055 2070052896 2198396176 2341291927 GMD Thousand GMD Thousand
GDP From Services 34 18420889 18420889 38706196862 GMD Thousand GMD Thousand
GDP From Transport 2337182297 2463390141 2616120330 2786168151 GMD Thousand GMD Thousand
GDP From Utilities 836403073 881568839 936226107 997080804 GMD Thousand GMD Thousand
GDP per capita 711 750 780 780 USD USD
GDP per capita PPP 2215 2170 2220 2220 USD USD
Government Budget -4 -5 -5 -3.1 -3.1 percent of GDP
Government Debt to GDP 82.9 82 81 77 percent of GDP
Inflation Rate 11.7 11 10 7.8 6.8 percent
Inflation Rate Mom 0.66 1.4 0.8 0.5 0.5 percent
Interest Rate 11 11 11 12 12 percent
Military Expenditure 14.3 12 12 12 12 USD Million
Money Supply M0 27629 29500 30000 28600 28600 GMD Million
Money Supply M1 37539 35800 36000 34800 34800 GMD Million
Money Supply M2 65168 65500 63000 60000 60000 GMD Million
Population 2.28 2.56 2.56 2.56 Million Million
Tourist Arrivals 15822 15600 16000 18000 20000
Unemployment Rate 11.2 12 12 11.4 11.4 percent