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Gambia

The Gambia, officially the Republic of The Gambia, is a country in West Africa. Geographically, The Gambia is the smallest country in continental Africa; it is surrounded by Senegal on all sides except for the western part, which is bordered by the Atlantic Ocean. Its territory is on both sides of the lower reaches of the Gambia River, which flows through the centre of the country and empties into the Atlantic. The national namesake river demarcates the elongated shape of the country, which has an area of 11,300 square kilometres (4,400 sq mi) and a population of 2,468,569 people in 2024. The capital city is Banjul, which has the most extensive metropolitan area in the country. The second and third-largest cities are Serekunda and Brikama. Arab Muslim merchants traded with native West Africans in The Gambia throughout the 9th and 10th centuries. In 1455, the Portuguese were the first Europeans to enter The Gambia, although they never established significant trade there. The British Empire established a colony in 1765. In 1965, 200 years later, The Gambia gained independence under the leadership of Dawda Jawara. Yahya Jammeh seized power in a bloodless 1994 coup. Adama Barrow was elected as The Gambia's ... [More]
  • Last : 67,080.47
  • High : 68,126.11
  • Low : 67,080.47
  • Max Fluctuation : 195.27
  • Max Fluctuation % : 1.56%
  • Open : 68,106.30
  • Time : 08:16:25
  • Yesterday : 68,106.30
  • Change % : 1.53%
  • Change : 1,025.83
  • Last : 2,397.32
  • High : 2,403.85
  • Low : 2,395.11
  • Max Fluctuation : 3.14
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.01%
  • Open : 2,397.6
  • Time : 08:16:57
  • Yesterday : 2,397.59
  • Change % : 0.01%
  • Change : 0.27
  • Last : 78.39
  • High : 78.58
  • Low : 78.22
  • Max Fluctuation : 0.24
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.17%
  • Open : 78.34
  • Time : 08:16:49
  • Yesterday : 78.36
  • Change % : 0.04%
  • Change : 0.03
  • Last : 0.9181
  • High : 0.9186
  • Low : 0.9178
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : 0.9186
  • Time : 08:12:11
  • Yesterday : 0.9186
  • Change % : 0.05%
  • Change : 0.0005

Gambia Currency Markets

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
EUR/GMD Ask 73.976 - 73.976 73.976 0.00 0.00% 2024/07/22 Time 19:49
USD/GMD Ask 68 - 68 68.25 0.00 0.00% 2024/05/20 Time 19:41
GBP/GMD Ask 75.35 - 75.35 75.35 0.00 0.00% 2023/10/23 Time 16:36

Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Metric
Balance of Trade
-12454816 -13568707 -12444934 -6637323
Business Confidence
-60 -60 -16 72
CPI Housing Utilities
152 45.99 147 152
CPI Transportation
140 40.73 138 140
Capital Flows
-78.71 -95.6 -87.37 90.64
Competitiveness Index
45.92 19 Dec 45.45 Points
Competitiveness Rank
124 19 Dec 119
Consumer Price Index CPI
159 43.99 157 159
Coronavirus Cases
12626 0 12622 12626
Coronavirus Deaths
365 0 364 365
Coronavirus Vaccination Rate
53.38 0 53.38 53.38
Coronavirus Vaccination Total
1444492 0 1444492 1444492
Corruption Index
37 19 34 37
Corruption Rank
98 77 110 158
Credit Rating
15
Currency
67.9 26 67.93 67.95
Current Account
-16.52 -89.11 -34.51 43
Current Account to GDP
-7.2 -37.57 -6.1 12.1
Ease of Doing Business
155 19 Dec 149
Exports
541170 138093 653514 3471334
Fiscal Expenditure
5234 22 Sep 5603 GMD Million
Food Inflation
14.68 0.27 15.26 24.39
GDP
2.34 0.04 2.18 2.34
GDP Annual Growth Rate
5.6 -8.1 5.2 12.39
GDP Constant Prices
18466602 10205006 18392157 18466602
GDP Deflator
161 69.76 153 161
GDP From Agriculture
5066229 1777740 3506893 5194442
GDP From Construction
2028144 286627 3598089 3598089
GDP From Manufacturing
239086 239086 286227 917063
GDP From Mining
445765205 25920 448113936 448113936
GDP From Public Administration
1070241 694222 1000635 1222194
GDP From Services
9329465 5871791 9160609 9929453
GDP From Transport
2428776734 935620 2345356008 2428776734
GDP From Utilities
836403073 91330 781691498 836403073
GDP per capita
708 523 689 708
GDP per capita PPP
2851 2438 2774 2851
Government Budget
-3.5 -8.1 -4.8 0.1
Government Budget Value
-1135 22 Sep -408 GMD Million
Government Debt to GDP
80.8 35.1 82.9 117
Government Revenues
4718 23 Mar 7807 GMD Million
IP Addresses
4061 17 Mar 3717 IP
Imports
12995985 6788240 13098449 13909640
Inflation Rate
10.99 -10.91 11.04 75.64
Inflation Rate Mom
0.89 -0.89 1.24 4.8
Interest Rate
17 10 17 34
Internet Speed
2321 17 Mar 2065 KBps
Military Expenditure
15.2 22 Dec 15.9 USD Million
Money Supply M0
30393 303 30331 30393
Money Supply M1
45881 366 45210 45881
Money Supply M2
76274 738 75542 76274
Population
2.42 0.4 2.35 2.42
Terrorism Index
0 0 0 0.38
Tourist Arrivals
21044 0 25254 34596
Unemployment Rate
4.1 4 4.3 10.5
Indicator Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Metric
Consumer Price Index CPI 159 163.27 172.34 174.28 181.63 159
Current Account to GDP -7.2 -5 -5.2 -5.1 12.1
Food Inflation 14.68 17.5 15 12.5 10 24.39
GDP 2.34 2.33 2.48 2.65 USD Billion 2.34
GDP Annual Growth Rate 5.6 6.3 12.39
GDP per capita 708 721.1 767.97 821.73 USD 708
GDP per capita PPP 2851 2247 2393 2560 USD 2851
Government Budget -3.5 -2.5 -1.4 -1.4 0.1
Government Debt to GDP 80.8 70 63 63 117
Inflation Rate 10.99 13 16 15 17 75.64
Inflation Rate Mom 0.89 1.3 0.8 1.5 0.7 4.8
Interest Rate 17 17 14 12 12 34
Population 2.42 2.5 2.5 2.5 Million 2.42
Unemployment Rate 4.1 4.6 10.5
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