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Liberia

Liberia ( (listen)), officially the Republic of Liberia, is a country on the West African coast. It is bordered by Sierra Leone to its northwest, Guinea to its north, Côte d'Ivoire to its east, and the Atlantic Ocean to its south-southwest. It has a population of around 5 million and covers an area of 111,369 square kilometers (43,000 sq mi). English is the official language, but over 20 indigenous languages are spoken, representing the numerous ethnic groups who make up more than 95% of the population. The country's capital and largest city is Monrovia. Liberia began as a settlement of the American Colonization Society (ACS), who believed black people would face better chances for freedom and prosperity in Africa than in the United States. The country declared its independence on July 26, 1847. The U.S. did not recognize Liberia's independence until February 5, 1862, during the American Civil War. Between January 7, 1822, and the American Civil War, more than 15,000 freed and free-born black people who faced legislated limits in the U.S., and 3,198 Afro-Caribbeans, were relocated to the settlement. The settlers carried their culture and tradition with them. The Liberian constitution and flag were modeled ... [More]
  • Last : 19,000.5
  • High : 19,165.1
  • Low : 18,517.6
  • Max Fluctuation : 74.9
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.16%
  • Open : 18,924.9
  • Time : 18:06:58
  • Yesterday : 18,926.4
  • Change % : 0.39%
  • Change : 74.1
  • 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

Liberia Currency Markets

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
EUR/LRD Ask 192.4371 - 192.4371 192.4371 2.51 1.32% 2020/12/05 Time 9:07
LRD/GBP Ask 0.0047 - 0.0047 0.0047 0.00 2.13% 2020/12/05 Time 9:07
USD/LRD Ask 157.72 - 157.72 157.72 0.39 0.25% 2020/12/05 Time 9:07
LRD/USD Ask 0.0063 - 0.0063 0.0064 0.00 0.00% 2020/12/03 Time 9:01
GBP/LRD Ask 209.3091 - 209.3091 209.3091 0.00 0.00% 2020/11/28 Time 6:07

Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Range Frequency Metric

Balance of Trade

-90.00 20 Jun -64.8 -198 : 15.1 Monthly Jun/20

Bank Lending Rate

12.40 20 May 12.4 12.1 : 20.3 Monthly

CPI Transportation

0 20 Jul 810 99.64 : 810 Monthly

Cement Production

0 20 Jun 34532 225 : 43913 Monthly

Central Bank Balance Sheet

0 19 Apr 122460941 62295326 : 137759003 Monthly LRD Thousand

Competitiveness Index

0 18 Dec 39.92 3.37 : 40.55 Yearly

Competitiveness Rank

0 18 Dec 130 111 : 132 Yearly

Consumer Price Index Cpi

557.00 20 Jul 520 99.7 : 557 Monthly

Coronavirus Cases

0 20 Nov 1595 0 : 1598 Daily Dec/20

Coronavirus Deaths

0 20 Nov 82 0 : 83 Daily Dec/20

Coronavirus Recovered

0 20 Nov 1340 0 : 1343 Daily Dec/20

Corruption Index

0 19 Dec 32 21 : 41 Yearly

Corruption Rank

0 19 Dec 120 75 : 150 Yearly

Cpi Housing Utilities

0 20 Jul 245 99.2 : 256 Monthly

Credit Rating

0 : Monthly

Currency

156.50 20 Nov 156 81.35 : 211 Daily

Current Account

0 20 Jun -141 -1069 : 246 Quarterly

Current Account to GDP

-22.30 19 Dec -20.9 -64.7 : 8.91 Yearly Dec/19

Deposit Interest Rate

3.85 16 Dec 4.05 3.03 : 11.5 Yearly %

Ease of Doing Business

0 19 Dec 174 144 : 180 Yearly

Exports

0 20 Jun 34.3 0 : 83.5 Monthly

External Debt

0 20 Jun 899 223 : 1682 Quarterly

Food Inflation

17.80 20 Jul 21.1 -4.24 : 39.24 Monthly

GDP

3.22 19 Dec 3.26 0.13 : 3.29 Yearly

GDP Annual Growth Rate

-2.50 19 Dec 1.2 -51.03 : 106 Yearly

GDP Constant Prices

0 19 Dec 932 710 : 1417 Yearly

GDP From Agriculture

0 19 Dec 243 214 : 398 Yearly

GDP From Manufacturing

0 19 Dec 62 56 : 85.1 Yearly

GDP From Mining

0 19 Dec 109 11.3 : 201 Yearly

GDP From Services

0 19 Dec 435 343 : 612 Yearly

GDP Per Capita Ppp

1427.80 19 Dec 1497 1173 : 1709 Yearly

GDP per capita

516.30 19 Dec 541 116 : 1683 Yearly

Government Budget

-5.70 19 Dec -5.4 -8.4 : 3.8 Yearly

Government Debt to GDP

32.00 18 Dec 28.8 17.8 : 721 Yearly Dec/19

IP Addresses

0 17 Mar 759 200 : 43914 Quarterly

Imports

0 20 Jun 99.1 3.4 : 219 Monthly

Inflation Rate

17.10 20 Jul 13.1 -5.69 : 31.3 Monthly Jul/20

Inflation Rate Mom

7.10 20 Jul 2 -6.2 : 7.5 Monthly

Interest Rate

25.00 20 Oct 25 4 : 30 Daily Oct/20

Internet Speed

0 17 Mar 4104 212 : 4375 Quarterly

Military Expenditure

13.00 18 Dec 15.3 5.2 : 17.5 Yearly

Money Supply M1

0 20 Jun 80389 13811 : 82459 Quarterly

Money Supply M2

0 20 Jun 122410 19310 : 128400 Quarterly

Population

4.96 19 Dec 4.82 1.12 : 4.96 Yearly Dec/19

Remittances

0 20 May 24.47 22.58 : 175 Monthly

Terrorism Index

0 18 Dec 0.21 0 : 3.01 Yearly

Unemployment Rate

2.00 19 Dec 2 2 : 15.9 Yearly Dec/19
Indicator Actual Q2/19 Q3/19 Q4/19 Q1/20 2020 Metric
Balance of Trade -90.00 -48.91 -48.9 -48.9 -48.93 -48.9 Jun/20
Bank Lending Rate 12.40 12 12 12 12 12
Consumer Price Index Cpi 557.00 576 610 645 563 620
Currency 156.50 159 160 161 158 163
Current Account to GDP -22.30 -25 -25 -25 -32 -25 Dec/19
Deposit Interest Rate 3.85 3.95 3.45 3.45 3.95 2.45 %
Food Inflation 17.80 22 24 26 20 25
GDP 3.22 2.7 2.7 2.7 2.8 2.7
GDP Annual Growth Rate -2.50 1.3 1.3 1.3 -3 1.3
GDP Per Capita Ppp 1427.80 1350 1350 1350 1250 1350
GDP per capita 516.30 400 400 400 475 400
Government Budget -5.70 -8.6 -8.6 -8.6 -9.5 -8.6
Government Debt to GDP 32.00 58 58 58 65 58 Dec/19
Inflation Rate 17.10 22 24 26 20 30 Jul/20
Inflation Rate Mom 7.10 -0.7 1.2 1.5 1.8 2
Interest Rate 25.00 12.5 12.5 12.5 15 12.5 Oct/20
Military Expenditure 13.00 13.5 13.5 13.5 13.5 15.6
Population 4.96 5.3 5.3 5.3 5.06 5.18 Dec/19
Unemployment Rate 2.00 3.2 3.2 3.2 2.8 3.2 Dec/19