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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 new president is Umaro Sissoco Embaló, who was elected on December 29, 2019.Only about 2% of the population speaks Portuguese, the official language, as a ... [More]
  • Last : 19,038.1
  • High : 19,165.1
  • Low : 18,517.6
  • Max Fluctuation : 74.9
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.03%
  • Open : 18,924.9
  • Time : 17:52:52
  • Yesterday : 18,926.4
  • Change % : 0.59%
  • Change : 111.7
  • Last : 1,837.32
  • High : 1,839.27
  • Low : 1,835.69
  • Max Fluctuation : 1.54
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0%
  • Open : 1,837.12
  • Time : 01:30:14
  • Yesterday : 1,836.85
  • Change % : 0.03%
  • Change : 0.47
  • Last : 46.09
  • High : 46.14
  • Low : 46
  • Max Fluctuation : 0.04
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.02%
  • Open : 46
  • Time : 01:29:53
  • Yesterday : 45.99
  • Change % : 0.22%
  • Change : 0.1
  • Last : 0.8252
  • High : 0.8258
  • Low : 0.8243
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : 0.8243
  • Time : 01:43:06
  • Yesterday : 0.8239
  • Change % : 0.16%
  • Change : 0.0013

Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Range Frequency Metric

Balance of Trade

-53.30 19 Dec 30.7 -53.3 : 30.7 Yearly Dec/19

CPI Transportation

117.30 18 Oct 117 92.83 : 119 Monthly

Capacity Utilization

71.80 20 Jun 68.4 40.4 : 97.7 Quarterly

Consumer Price Index Cpi

0 18 Oct 113 83.68 : 115 Monthly Index Points

Corruption Index

0 19 Dec 16 16 : 25 Yearly

Corruption Rank

0 19 Dec 172 147 : 172 Yearly

Cpi Housing Utilities

0 18 Oct 142 83.88 : 149 Monthly

Credit Rating

0 : Monthly

Current Account

0 19 Dec -25 -56.8 : 12.4 Yearly

Current Account to GDP

-10.00 19 Dec -3.2 -52.69 : 2.65 Yearly Dec/19

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

130.40 19 Dec 189 1.7 : 198 Yearly

GDP

1.34 19 Dec 1.46 0.08 : 1.46 Yearly

GDP Annual Growth Rate

-1.70 20 Jun 1.5 -28.1 : 22.8 Quarterly

GDP Per Capita Ppp

1989.40 19 Dec 1949 1641 : 2386 Yearly

GDP per capita

634.90 19 Dec 622 464 : 762 Yearly

Government Budget

-5.00 19 Dec -5.1 -9.5 : 3.6 Yearly

Government Debt to GDP

36.50 19 Dec 27.4 18.1 : 210 Yearly Dec/19

Imports

183.80 19 Dec 158 12.4 : 184 Yearly

Industrial Production

0 20 Jun -16.7 -20.7 : 74.5 Quarterly

Inflation Rate

1.60 20 Aug 1.3 -18.23 : 70.44 Monthly Aug/20

Interbank Rate

4.00 20 Sep 4.25 2.5 : 7.35 Monthly

Interest Rate

4.00 20 Oct 4 3.5 : 4.5 Daily Oct/20

Military Expenditure

0 15 Dec 18.9 3 : 22.2 Yearly

Population

1.90 19 Dec 1.87 0.62 : 1.9 Yearly Dec/19

Retail Sales YoY

0 20 Jun 5.1 -24.1 : 55.7 Quarterly

Terrorism Index

0 18 Dec 0 0 : 3.36 Yearly

Unemployment Rate

4.10 19 Dec 4.1 3.8 : 10.14 Yearly Dec/19
Indicator Actual Q2/19 Q3/19 Q4/19 Q1/20 2020 Metric
Balance of Trade -53.30 -13.33 -13.33 -13.33 -13.33 -13.33 Dec/19
CPI Transportation 117.30 118 119 119 116 118
Capacity Utilization 71.80 96 96 96 96 98
Current Account to GDP -10.00 -6.5 -6.5 -6.5 -8 -6.5 Dec/19
Deposit Interest Rate 6.49 6.49 6.24 5.99 6.49 5.99 %
Exports 130.40 243 243 243 243 243
GDP 1.34 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.01 1.2
GDP Annual Growth Rate -1.70 2.7 3 3.2 -3 3
GDP Per Capita Ppp 1989.40 1940 1940 1940 1850 1940
GDP per capita 634.90 630 630 630 585 630
Government Budget -5.00 -4.5 -4.5 -4.5 -4.8 -4.5
Government Debt to GDP 36.50 36 36 36 40 36 Dec/19
Imports 183.80 257 257 257 257 257
Inflation Rate 1.60 1.3 1.5 1.6 2 1.7 Aug/20
Interbank Rate 4.00 3.66 3.66 3.66 4.44 4.44
Interest Rate 4.00 4 4 4 4 4 Oct/20
Population 1.90 1.95 1.95 1.95 1.95 1.99 Dec/19
Unemployment Rate 4.10 4.3 4.3 4.3 4.4 4.3 Dec/19