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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 by Aus... [More]
  • Last : 48,679.8
  • High : 49,398
  • Low : 48,166.8
  • Max Fluctuation : 181.7
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.16%
  • Open : 49,197.6
  • Time : 12:17:57
  • Yesterday : 49,400.4
  • Change % : 1.48%
  • Change : 720.6
  • Last : 1,699.92
  • High : 1,701.69
  • Low : 1,697.73
  • Max Fluctuation : 1.15
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0%
  • Open : 1,698.42
  • Time : 01:30:12
  • Yesterday : 1,698.74
  • Change % : 0.07%
  • Change : 1.18
  • Last : 66.26
  • High : 66.35
  • Low : 66.15
  • Max Fluctuation : 0.05
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.12%
  • Open : 66.15
  • Time : 01:30:12
  • Yesterday : 66.13
  • Change % : 0.2%
  • Change : 0.13
  • Last : 0.8392
  • High : 0.8396
  • Low : 0.8389
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : 0.8391
  • Time : 01:50:07
  • Yesterday : 0.8391
  • Change % : 0.01%
  • Change : 0.0001

Madagascar Currency Markets

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
USD/MGA Ask 3772.7 3773.45 3772.7 3773.45 0.00 0.00% 2021/03/06 Time 1:26
EUR/MGA Ask 4489.08 - 4489.08 4489.08 0.00 0.00% 2021/03/05 Time 8:42
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

-415829.00 20 Dec -363050 -11154044720 : 177517 Monthly Dec/20

CPI Transportation

122.30 20 Dec 122 97 : 333 Monthly

Car Registrations

0 20 Dec 1607 0 : 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

132.50 20 Dec 132 26.9 : 132 Monthly

Coronavirus Cases

0 21 Mar 19598 0 : 19831 Daily Mar/21

Coronavirus Deaths

0 21 Mar 292 0 : 297 Daily Mar/21

Coronavirus Recovered

0 21 Mar 18915 0 : 19296 Daily Mar/21

Corporate Tax Rate

20.00 20 Dec 20 20 : 30 Yearly

Corruption Index

0 20 Dec 24 17 : 34 Yearly

Corruption Rank

0 20 Dec 158 82 : 158 Yearly

Cpi Housing Utilities

0 20 Dec 135 97.2 : 487 Monthly

Credit Rating

0 : Monthly

Currency

3742.70 21 Mar 3725 2149 : 3950 Daily

Current Account

0 20 Sep -120 -573 : 160 Quarterly

Current Account to GDP

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

Deposit Interest Rate

13.75 20 Dec 13.75 8 : 24 Monthly

Ease of Doing Business

0 19 Dec 161 134 : 169 Yearly

Electricity Production

0 20 Dec 152 106 : 165 Monthly

Exports

0 20 Dec 706121 51994 : 1081927 Monthly

Food Inflation

4.80 20 Dec 4.3 -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

5.00 19 Dec 4.6 -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 Dec 1069171 253874 : 11154740000 Monthly

Inflation Rate

4.50 20 Dec 4.4 -8.5 : 30.4 Monthly Dec/20

Inflation Rate Mom

0.70 20 Dec 0.3 -3.8 : 7.9 Monthly

Interest Rate

9.50 21 Feb 9.5 7 : 33 Daily Feb/21

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 Nov 13366 3606 : 13375 Monthly

Personal Income Tax Rate

20.00 20 Dec 20 20 : 30 Yearly

Population

26.97 19 Dec 26.26 5.1 : 26.97 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 19 Dec 1.96 0 : 3.29 Yearly

Tourist Arrivals

24820.00 20 Dec 49680 9526 : 49680 Monthly

Unemployment Rate

1.90 20 Dec 1.7 0.6 : 5.8 Yearly Dec/20

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 -415829.00 -317275 -317278 -317269 -317270 -317269 Dec/20
CPI Transportation 122.30 122 123 490 448 490
Consumer Price Index Cpi 132.50 132 134 600 548 600
Corporate Tax Rate 20.00 20 20 20 20 20
Currency 3742.70 3791 3815 3839 3767 3888
Current Account to GDP -0.20 -3 -3 -3 -3 -1.3 Dec/19
Deposit Interest Rate 13.75 13 12.5 11.5 11.5 11.5
Food Inflation 4.80 3.8 4 4 3.6 4.2
GDP 14.08 12.5 12.5 12.5 12.5 13.75
GDP Annual Growth Rate 5.00 3 3 3 3 4.7
GDP Per Capita Ppp 1646.20 1560 1560 1560 1560 1645
GDP per capita 500.20 465 465 465 465 485
Government Budget -2.40 -4.4 -4.4 -4.4 -4.4 -2.6
Government Debt to GDP 30.10 42 42 42 42 44 Dec/19
Inflation Rate 4.50 4.4 4.5 4.5 4.2 4.3 Dec/20
Inflation Rate Mom 0.70 0.4 0.5 0.5 0.3 0.5
Interest Rate 9.50 9 9 9 9 9 Feb/21
Military Expenditure 72.90 69.2 69.2 75 69.2 75
Personal Income Tax Rate 20.00 20 20 20 20 20
Population 26.97 28.4 28.4 28.33 28.4 29.02 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 24820.00 18350 23000 22500 18500 26000
Unemployment Rate 1.90 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.5 Dec/20