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Madagascar (; Malagasy: Madagasikara), officially the Republic of Madagascar (Malagasy: Repoblikan'i Madagasikara Malagasy pronunciation: [republiˈkʲan madaɡasˈkʲarə̥]; French: République de Madagascar), and previously known as the Malagasy Republic, is an island country in the Indian Ocean, approximately 400 kilometres (250 miles) off the coast of East Africa. At 592,800 square kilometres (228,900 sq mi) Madagascar is the world's second-largest island country. The nation comprises the island of Madagascar (the fourth-largest island in the world) and numerous smaller peripheral islands. Following the prehistoric breakup of the supercontinent Gondwana, Madagascar split from the Indian subcontinent around 88 million years ago, allowing native plants and animals to evolve in relative isolation. Consequently, Madagascar is a biodiversity hotspot; over 90% of its wildlife is found nowhere else on Earth. The island's diverse ecosystems and unique wildlife are threatened by the encroachment of the rapidly growing human population and other environmental threats. The archaeological evidence of the earliest human foraging on Madagascar may date up to 10,000 years ago. Human settlement of Madagascar occurred between... [More]
  • Last : 17,155.7
  • High : 19,020.1
  • Low : 16,433.1
  • Max Fluctuation : 465
  • Max Fluctuation % : 2.92%
  • Open : 18,758.5
  • Time : 18:54:52
  • Yesterday : 18,832.8
  • Change % : 9.78%
  • Change : 1,677.1
  • Last : 1,808.38
  • High : 1,818.28
  • Low : 1,805.05
  • Max Fluctuation : 1.86
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.04%
  • Open : 1,806.51
  • Time : 18:55:31
  • Yesterday : 1,806.45
  • Change % : 0.11%
  • Change : 1.93
  • Last : 45.2
  • High : 46.09
  • Low : 44.79
  • Max Fluctuation : 0.11
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.67%
  • Open : 45.65
  • Time : 18:55:31
  • Yesterday : 45.66
  • Change % : 1.02%
  • Change : 0.46
  • Last : 0.8415
  • High : 0.8415
  • Low : 0.8378
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : 0.8391
  • Time : 18:50:12
  • Yesterday : 0.8415
  • Change % : 0%
  • Change : 0

Madagascar Currency Markets

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
EUR/MGA Ask 4762 4761 4758 4776 5.00 0.10% 2020/11/26 Time 18:49
USD/MGA Ask 4000 - 3825.75 4000 0.00 0.00% 2020/11/25 Time 15:57
MGA/GBP Ask 0.00022 - 0.00022 0.00022 0.00 0.00% 2018/05/12 Time 0:00
MGA/USD Ask 0.0003 - 0.0003 0.0003 0.00 0.00% 2018/05/12 Time 0:00

Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Range Frequency Metric

Balance of Trade

-504566.00 20 Jun -337144 -772177 : 177517 Monthly Jun/20

CPI Transportation

120.60 20 Sep 120 97 : 333 Monthly

Car Registrations

0 19 Dec 756 435 : 1962 Monthly

Competitiveness Index

0 19 Dec 3.4 3.32 : 42.86 Yearly

Competitiveness Rank

0 19 Dec 121 111 : 132 Yearly

Consumer Price Index Cpi

130.80 20 Sep 130 26.9 : 131 Monthly

Coronavirus Cases

0 20 Nov 17310 0 : 17341 Daily Nov/20

Coronavirus Deaths

0 20 Nov 250 0 : 251 Daily Nov/20

Coronavirus Recovered

0 20 Nov 16592 0 : 16657 Daily Nov/20

Corporate Tax Rate

20.00 20 Dec 20 20 : 30 Yearly

Corruption Index

0 19 Dec 25 17 : 34 Yearly

Corruption Rank

0 19 Dec 152 82 : 158 Yearly

Cpi Housing Utilities

0 20 Sep 135 97.2 : 487 Monthly

Credit Rating

0 : Monthly

Currency

3822.50 20 Nov 3880 2149 : 3950 Daily

Current Account

0 20 Jun -4.6 -573 : 160 Quarterly

Current Account to GDP

-0.20 19 Dec 0.8 -21.1 : 0.8 Yearly Dec/19

Deposit Interest Rate

13.00 20 Aug 13 8 : 24 Monthly

Ease of Doing Business

0 19 Dec 161 134 : 169 Yearly

Electricity Production

0 20 Mar 149 106 : 165 Monthly

Exports

0 20 Jun 724413 51994 : 1081927 Monthly

Food Inflation

3.60 20 Jul 3.6 -10.27 : 50.84 Monthly

Foreign Direct Investment

0 13 Dec 1964 531 : 7717 Yearly MGA Billion

GDP

14.08 19 Dec 13.85 0.67 : 14.08 Yearly

GDP Annual Growth Rate

5.20 19 Dec 5 -12.7 : 9.85 Yearly

GDP Per Capita Ppp

1646.20 19 Dec 1613 1409 : 1853 Yearly

GDP per capita

500.20 19 Dec 490 428 : 863 Yearly

Government Budget

-2.40 19 Dec -1.5 -4.65 : -0.39 Yearly

Government Debt to GDP

30.10 19 Dec 30.3 24.3 : 112 Yearly Dec/19

IP Addresses

0 17 Mar 31727 3167 : 34386 Quarterly

Imports

0 20 Jun 1061557 253874 : 1386304 Monthly

Inflation Rate

4.00 20 Aug 4 -8.5 : 30.4 Monthly Aug/20

Inflation Rate Mom

0.30 20 Aug 0.2 -3.8 : 7.9 Monthly

Interest Rate

9.50 20 Oct 9.5 7 : 33 Daily Oct/20

Internet Speed

0 17 Mar 3329 145 : 3788 Quarterly

Living Wage Family

0 18 Dec 672000 672000 : 672000 yearly

Living Wage Individual

0 18 Dec 351100 351100 : 351100 yearly

Military Expenditure

72.90 18 Dec 66.9 42.8 : 133 Yearly

Money Supply M3

0 20 May 12594 3606 : 12773 Monthly

Personal Income Tax Rate

20.00 20 Dec 20 20 : 30 Yearly

Population

26.87 19 Dec 26.26 5.1 : 26.87 Yearly Dec/19

Sales Tax Rate

20.00 20 Dec 20 20 : 21 Yearly

Social Security Rate

19.00 19 Dec 19 19 : 20 Yearly

Social Security Rate For Companies

18.00 19 Dec 18 18 : 18 Yearly

Social Security Rate For Employees

1.00 19 Dec 1 1 : 2 Yearly

Terrorism Index

0 18 Dec 2.61 0 : 3.29 Yearly

Tourist Arrivals

35150.00 19 Dec 45085 9526 : 45085 Monthly

Unemployment Rate

1.60 19 Dec 1.7 0.6 : 5.8 Yearly Dec/19

Wages High Skilled

0 18 Dec 826100 735300 : 829600 yearly

Wages Low Skilled

0 18 Dec 382200 195500 : 382200 yearly
Indicator Actual Q2/19 Q3/19 Q4/19 Q1/20 2020 Metric
Balance of Trade -504566.00 -317275 -317278 -317278 -317270 -317269 Jun/20
CPI Transportation 120.60 122 123 124 448 490
Consumer Price Index Cpi 130.80 132 134 135 548 600
Corporate Tax Rate 20.00 20 20 20 20 20
Currency 3822.50 3989 4014 4040 3963 4091
Current Account to GDP -0.20 -3 -3 -3 -4.2 -3 Dec/19
Deposit Interest Rate 13.00 13 12.5 12.5 11.5 11.5
Food Inflation 3.60 3.6 3.8 4 3.4 4
GDP 14.08 12.5 12.5 12.5 10 12.5
GDP Annual Growth Rate 5.20 5 5 5 -2 5
GDP Per Capita Ppp 1646.20 1560 1560 1560 1480 1560
GDP per capita 500.20 465 465 465 360 465
Government Budget -2.40 -4.4 -4.4 -4.4 -5 -4.4
Government Debt to GDP 30.10 37 37 37 40 37 Dec/19
Inflation Rate 4.00 4.2 4.4 4.5 4.3 4.5 Aug/20
Inflation Rate Mom 0.30 0.3 0.4 0.5 0.4 0.6
Interest Rate 9.50 9 9 9 9.5 9 Oct/20
Military Expenditure 72.90 69.2 69.2 69.2 69.2 75
Personal Income Tax Rate 20.00 20 20 20 20 20
Population 26.87 28.4 28.4 28.4 27.64 28.33 Dec/19
Sales Tax Rate 20.00 20 20 20 20 20
Social Security Rate 19.00 19 19 19 19 19
Social Security Rate For Companies 18.00 18 18 18 18 18
Social Security Rate For Employees 1.00 1 1 1 1 1
Tourist Arrivals 35150.00 18500 18350 23000 19300 22500
Unemployment Rate 1.60 2.3 2.3 2.3 1.9 2.3 Dec/19