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Guinea-Bissau

Guinea-Bissau ( (listen); Portuguese: Guiné-Bissau, Fula: 𞤘𞤭𞤲𞤫 𞤄𞤭𞤧𞤢𞥄𞤱𞤮 Gine-Bisaawo, Mandinka: ߖߌߣߍ ߺ ߓߌߛߊߥߏ߫ Gine-Bisawo), officially the Republic of Guinea-Bissau (Portuguese: República da Guiné-Bissau [ʁɛˈpuβlikɐ ðɐ ɣiˈnɛ βiˈsaw]), is a country in West Africa that covers 36,125 square kilometres (13,948 sq mi) with an estimated population of 1,874,303. It borders Senegal to the north and Guinea to the south-east.Guinea-Bissau was once part of the kingdom of Kaabu, as well as part of the Mali Empire. Parts of this kingdom persisted until the 18th century, while a few others were under some rule by the Portuguese Empire since the 16th century. In the 19th century, it was colonised as Portuguese Guinea. Upon independence, declared in 1973 and recognised in 1974, the name of its capital, Bissau, was added to the country's name to prevent confusion with Guinea (formerly French Guinea). Guinea-Bissau has a history of political instability since independence, and only one elected president (José Mário Vaz) has successfully served a full five-year term. The current president is Umaro Sissoco Embaló, who was elected on 29 December 2019.Only about 2% of the population speaks Portuguese, the official language, as ... [More]
  • Last : 42,707.94
  • High : 43,216.54
  • Low : 42,211.00
  • Max Fluctuation : 296.75
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.44%
  • Open : 43,105.95
  • Time : 09:15:59
  • Yesterday : 42,844.61
  • Change % : 0.32%
  • Change : 136.67
  • Last : 1,750.36
  • High : 1,750.36
  • Low : 1,750.36
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  • Open : 1,750.36
  • Time : 00:54:42
  • Yesterday : 1,762
  • Change % : 0.67%
  • Change : 11.64
  • Last : 73.98
  • High : 73.98
  • Low : 73.98
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  • Open : 73.98
  • Time : 00:54:42
  • Yesterday : 71.05
  • Change % : 4.12%
  • Change : 2.93
  • Last : 0.8534
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  • Time : 00:55:19
  • Yesterday : 0.8524
  • Change % : 0.12%
  • Change : 0.001

Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Range Frequency Metric

Balance of Trade

-50.20 20 Dec -50.7 -80.68 : 30.73 Yearly Dec/20

CPI Transportation

117.30 18 Oct 117 92.83 : 119 Monthly

Capacity Utilization

67.90 21 Mar 67.9 40.4 : 97.7 Quarterly

Consumer Price Index Cpi

0 18 Oct 113 83.68 : 115 Monthly Index Points

Corruption Index

0 20 Dec 18 16 : 25 Yearly

Corruption Rank

0 20 Dec 168 147 : 172 Yearly

Cpi Housing Utilities

0 18 Oct 142 83.88 : 149 Monthly

Credit Rating

0 : Monthly

Current Account

0 20 Dec -74.7 -74.7 : 12.4 Yearly

Current Account to GDP

-8.60 20 Dec -8.9 -52.69 : 2.65 Yearly Dec/20

Deposit Interest Rate

6.49 17 Dec 6.93 6.49 : 8.58 Yearly %

Ease of Doing Business

0 19 Dec 175 172 : 181 Yearly

Exports

114.10 20 Dec 146 1.7 : 198 Yearly

GDP

1.43 20 Dec 1.44 0.08 : 1.5 Yearly

GDP Annual Growth Rate

2.70 21 Mar -1.7 -28.1 : 22.8 Quarterly

GDP Per Capita Ppp

1847.47 20 Dec 1989 1641 : 2386 Yearly

GDP per capita

590.20 20 Dec 620 465 : 762 Yearly

Government Budget

-7.80 20 Dec -4.6 -9.5 : 3.6 Yearly

Government Debt to GDP

36.50 19 Dec 27.4 18.1 : 210 Yearly Dec/19

Imports

164.30 20 Dec 196 12.4 : 196 Yearly

Industrial Production

0 21 Mar 7.7 -20.7 : 74.5 Quarterly

Inflation Rate

4.80 21 Jul 2.7 -18.23 : 70.44 Monthly Jul/21

Interbank Rate

4.21 21 Jul 4.79 2.5 : 7.35 Monthly

Interest Rate

4.00 21 Sep 4 3.5 : 4.5 Daily Sep/21

Military Expenditure

0 15 Dec 18.9 3 : 22.2 Yearly

Population

1.96 20 Dec 1.9 0.62 : 1.96 Yearly Dec/20

Retail Sales YoY

0 21 Mar 12.3 -24.1 : 55.7 Quarterly

Terrorism Index

0 19 Dec 0 0 : 3.36 Yearly

Unemployment Rate

3.20 20 Dec 2.8 2.8 : 3.2 Yearly Dec/20
Indicator Actual Q2/19 Q3/19 Q4/19 Q1/20 2020 Metric
Balance of Trade -50.20 -13.49 -13.49 -13.49 -13.33 -13.33 Dec/20
CPI Transportation 117.30 118 119 119 116 118
Capacity Utilization 67.90 70 76 80 69 84
Current Account to GDP -8.60 -6.5 -5.3 -5.3 -6.5 -5.3 Dec/20
Deposit Interest Rate 6.49 6.49 6.24 5.99 6.49 5.99 %
Exports 114.10 243 243 243 243 243
GDP 1.43 1.4 1.5 1.5 1.4 1.5
GDP Annual Growth Rate 2.70 3 2.7 3.4 3.2 4
GDP Per Capita Ppp 1847.47 1900 1940 1940 1900 1940
GDP per capita 590.20 630 630 630 630 650
Government Budget -7.80 -5.6 -5.2 -5.2 -5.6 -5.2
Government Debt to GDP 36.50 42 40 40 42 40 Dec/19
Imports 164.30 257 257 257 257 257
Inflation Rate 4.80 3 2.7 2.4 6 2 Jul/21
Interbank Rate 4.21 4.21 4.21 4.21 4.21 4.21
Interest Rate 4.00 4 4 4 4 4 Sep/21
Population 1.96 1.99 1.99 1.99 1.95 2.03 Dec/20
Unemployment Rate 3.20 3.2 3 3 3.2 3 Dec/20