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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, Ivory Coast to its east, and the Atlantic Ocean to its south and 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, reflecting the country's ethnic and cultural diversity. The country's capital and largest city is Monrovia. Liberia began in the early 19th century as a project of the American Colonization Society (ACS), which believed black people would face better chances for freedom and prosperity in Africa than in the United States. Between 1822 and the outbreak of the American Civil War in 1861, more than 15,000 freed and free-born people of color who faced social and legal oppression in the U.S., along with 3,198 Afro-Caribbeans, relocated to Liberia. Gradually developing an "Americo-Liberian" identity, the settlers carried their culture and tradition with them; the Liberian constitution and flag were modeled after those of the U.S., while its capital was named after ACS supporter and U.S. Presiden... [More]
  • Last : 42,623.73
  • High : 43,216.54
  • Low : 42,211.00
  • Max Fluctuation : 296.75
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.24%
  • Open : 43,105.95
  • Time : 09:39:53
  • Yesterday : 42,844.61
  • Change % : 0.52%
  • Change : 220.88
  • Last : 1,750.36
  • High : 1,750.36
  • Low : 1,750.36
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • 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
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : 73.98
  • Time : 00:54:42
  • Yesterday : 71.05
  • Change % : 4.12%
  • Change : 2.93
  • Last : 0.8534
  • High : 0.8534
  • Low : 0.8534
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : 0.8534
  • Time : 00:55:19
  • Yesterday : 0.8524
  • Change % : 0.12%
  • Change : 0.001

Liberia Currency Markets

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
GBP/LRD Ask 233.468 - 233.468 233.468 0.00 0.00% 2021/08/21 Time 4:14
EUR/LRD Ask 201.9171 - 201.9171 201.9171 0.00 0.00% 2021/08/17 Time 12:15
USD/LRD Ask 171.47 - 171.47 171.47 0.00 0.00% 2021/08/11 Time 12:15
LRD/GBP Ask 0.0042 - 0.0042 0.0042 0.00 0.00% 2021/07/01 Time 12:08
LRD/USD Ask 0.0058 - 0.0057 0.0058 0.00 0.00% 2021/03/24 Time 9:29

Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Range Frequency Metric

Balance of Trade

-40.75 21 May -24.08 -198 : 15.1 Monthly May/21

Bank Lending Rate

12.44 21 May 12.44 12.4 : 20.3 Monthly

CPI Transportation

0 21 Apr 825 99.64 : 851 Monthly

Cement Production

0 21 May 48703 225 : 50353 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

551.56 21 May 547 99.7 : 568 Monthly

Coronavirus Cases

0 21 Sep 5904 0 : 5915 Daily Sep/21

Coronavirus Deaths

0 21 Sep 245 0 : 283 Daily Sep/21

Coronavirus Recovered

0 21 Sep 2222 0 : 2274 Daily Sep/21

Corruption Index

0 20 Dec 28 21 : 41 Yearly

Corruption Rank

0 20 Dec 137 75 : 150 Yearly

Cpi Housing Utilities

0 21 Apr 247 99.2 : 257 Monthly

Credit Rating

0 : Monthly

Currency

170.20 21 Sep 170 81.35 : 211 Daily

Current Account

0 21 Mar -103 -1069 : 246 Quarterly

Current Account to GDP

-17.80 20 Dec -21.4 -64.7 : 8.91 Yearly Dec/20

Deposit Interest Rate

3.85 16 Dec 4.05 3.03 : 11.5 Yearly %

Ease of Doing Business

0 19 Dec 174 144 : 179 Yearly

Exports

0 21 May 71.7 0 : 90.93 Monthly

External Debt

0 21 Mar 953 223 : 1682 Quarterly

Food Inflation

-4.04 21 May -2.53 -4.24 : 39.24 Monthly

GDP

2.95 20 Dec 3.22 0.13 : 3.29 Yearly

GDP Annual Growth Rate

-3.00 20 Dec -2.5 -51.03 : 106 Yearly

GDP Constant Prices

0 20 Dec 1417 710 : 3087 Yearly

GDP From Agriculture

0 20 Dec 398 214 : 960 Yearly

GDP From Manufacturing

0 20 Dec 85.1 56 : 186 Yearly

GDP From Mining

0 20 Dec 201 11.3 : 462 Yearly

GDP From Services

0 20 Dec 612 343 : 1193 Yearly

GDP Per Capita Ppp

1353.84 20 Dec 1428 247 : 1709 Yearly

GDP per capita

489.51 20 Dec 516 116 : 1679 Yearly

Government Budget

-3.00 20 Dec -4.5 -8.4 : 3.8 Yearly

Government Debt to GDP

52.10 20 Dec 41.4 17.8 : 721 Yearly Dec/20

IP Addresses

0 17 Mar 759 200 : 43914 Quarterly

Imports

0 21 May 85.7 3.4 : 219 Monthly

Inflation Rate

8.16 21 May 9.41 -5.69 : 31.3 Monthly May/21

Inflation Rate Mom

0.86 21 May -0.45 -6.2 : 7.5 Monthly

Interest Rate

20.00 21 Aug 25 4 : 30 Daily Aug/21

Internet Speed

0 17 Mar 4104 212 : 4375 Quarterly

Military Expenditure

15.10 20 Dec 19.2 13.5 : 41 Yearly

Money Supply M1

0 21 Mar 85918 13811 : 95588 Quarterly

Money Supply M2

0 21 Mar 127297 19310 : 136199 Quarterly

Population

5.57 20 Dec 4.94 1.12 : 5.57 Yearly Dec/20

Remittances

0 21 May 36.86 22.58 : 175 Monthly

Terrorism Index

0 19 Dec 0.11 0 : 3.01 Yearly

Unemployment Rate

2.70 20 Dec 2.8 2 : 15.9 Yearly Dec/20
Indicator Actual Q2/19 Q3/19 Q4/19 Q1/20 2020 Metric
Balance of Trade -40.75 -48.9 -48.9 -48.9 -48.93 -48.9 May/21
Bank Lending Rate 12.44 12 12 12 12 12
Consumer Price Index Cpi 551.56 572 583 590 600 609
Currency 170.20 173 174 176 172 179
Current Account to GDP -17.80 -18.5 -20.6 -20.6 -18.5 -20.6 Dec/20
Deposit Interest Rate 3.85 3.95 3.45 3.45 3.95 2.45 %
Food Inflation -4.04 5 7 8.4 3.5 10
GDP 2.95 2.7 2.7 2.7 2.7 3
GDP Annual Growth Rate -3.00 3.3 4.2 4.2 3.3 4.2
GDP Per Capita Ppp 1353.84 1350 1350 1350 1350 1400
GDP per capita 489.51 400 400 400 400 525
Government Budget -3.00 -4 -3.7 -3.7 -4 -3.7
Government Debt to GDP 52.10 51.8 50.9 50.9 51.8 50.9 Dec/20
Inflation Rate 8.16 5.4 6.2 7 6 6.5 May/21
Inflation Rate Mom 0.86 -0.5 0.6 1.3 1.7 1.1
Interest Rate 20.00 20 20 20 20 20 Aug/21
Military Expenditure 15.10 15.6 15.6 15.6 13.5 15.6
Population 5.57 5.18 5.18 5.18 5.3 5.3 Dec/20
Unemployment Rate 2.70 2.7 2.6 2.6 2.7 2.6 Dec/20