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Malawi

Malawi (; Chewa: [maláβi] or [maláwi]), officially the Republic of Malawi, is a landlocked country in southeastern Africa that was formerly known as Nyasaland. It is bordered by Zambia to the west, Tanzania to the north and northeast, and Mozambique to the east, south and southwest. Malawi spans over 118,484 km2 (45,747 sq mi) and has an estimated population of 19,431,566 (as of January 2021). Lake Malawi, also known as Lake Nyasa, takes up about a third of Malawi's area. Malawi's capital (and largest city) is Lilongwe. Its second-largest is Blantyre, its third-largest is Mzuzu and its fourth-largest is its former capital, Zomba. The name Malawi comes from the Maravi, an old name for the Chewa people who inhabit the area. The country is nicknamed "The Warm Heart of Africa" because of the friendliness of its people.The part of Africa now known as Malawi was settled around the 10th century by migrating Bantu groups. Centuries later, in 1891, the area was colonised by the British and became a protectorate of the United Kingdom known as Nyasaland. In 1953, it became a protectorate within the semi-independent Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland. The Federation was dissolved in 1963. In 1964, the protectorate w... [More]
  • Last : 15,700.84
  • High : 15,700.84
  • Low : 15,700.84
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : -
  • Time : 15 September
  • Yesterday : 15,700.84
  • Change % : 0%
  • Change : 0
  • Last : 808.26 (MWK)
  • High : 808.42
  • Low : 808.26
  • Max Fluctuation : 0.16
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0%
  • Open : 808.42
  • Time : 01:59:09
  • Yesterday : 808.26
  • Change % : 0%
  • Change : 0
  • Last : 987.775 (MWK)
  • High : 988.745
  • Low : 987.694
  • Max Fluctuation : 0.57
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.04%
  • Open : 988.179
  • Time : 07:01:53
  • Yesterday : 988.421
  • Change % : 0.07%
  • Change : 0.646
  • Last : 10,368.5 (MWK)
  • High : 10,410
  • Low : 10,347.5
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : 10,372.75
  • Time : 07:12:54
  • Yesterday : 145
  • Change % : 7050.69%
  • Change : 10,223.5

Malawi Currency Markets

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
EUR/MWK Ask 987.775 - 987.694 988.745 0.73 0.07% 2021/05/19 Time 7:01
GBP/MWK Ask 1146.36 - 1146.36 1147.81 0.88 0.08% 2021/05/19 Time 7:01
USD/MWK Ask 808.26 808.42 808.26 808.42 0.00 0.00% 2021/05/19 Time 1:59
MWK/ZAR Ask 0.0177 - 0.0177 0.0177 0.00 0.00% 2021/05/18 Time 11:35
ZAR/MWK Ask 56.3183 - 56.3183 56.3183 0.00 0.00% 2021/05/18 Time 11:35

Malawi Stocks

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
Old Mutual 219998 - 219000 219998 0.00 0.00% 2021/05/15 Time 4:08
Sunbird Tourism 10500 - 10500 9000 0.00 0.00% 2021/05/15 Time 4:08
National Bank Of Malawi 65007 - 65007 65007 0.00 0.00% 2021/05/12 Time 17:14
Malawi Property Invest 1900 - 1900 1900 0.00 0.00% 2021/05/11 Time 17:14
Standard Bank Limited 120014 - 120014 120014 0.00 0.00% 2021/05/07 Time 17:10

Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Range Frequency Metric

Balance of Trade

-100359.60 20 Jun -92117 -214748 : 4926 Monthly Jun/20

CPI Transportation

129.69 21 Mar 128 100 : 215 Monthly

Capital Flows

0 19 Dec 1265 87.58 : 1343 Yearly

Changes in Inventories

0 19 Dec 7517 -65676 : 40314 Yearly

Competitiveness Index

0 19 Dec 42.44 3.15 : 43.7 Yearly

Competitiveness Rank

0 19 Dec 129 117 : 136 Yearly

Consumer Price Index Cpi

139.84 21 Mar 139 42.55 : 472 Monthly

Consumer Spending

0 19 Dec 1329280 728794 : 1398900 Yearly

Corporate Tax Rate

30.00 20 Dec 30 30 : 30 Yearly

Corruption Index

0 20 Dec 31 27 : 41 Yearly

Corruption Rank

0 20 Dec 123 43 : 129 Yearly

Cpi Housing Utilities

0 21 Mar 119 100 : 120 Monthly

Credit Rating

0 : Monthly

Currency

788.26 21 May 787 137 : 790 Daily

Current Account

0 19 Dec -1419 -1419 : -4.38 Yearly

Current Account to GDP

-21.20 19 Dec -22.5 -27.6 : -0.25 Yearly Dec/19

Deposit Interest Rate

9.95 17 Mar 11.41 3.5 : 42 Quarterly %

Ease of Doing Business

0 19 Dec 111 109 : 171 Yearly

Exports

0 20 Jun 26958 618 : 109459 Monthly

External Debt

0 20 Dec 1670407 981 : 2021553 Yearly

Fiscal Expenditure

231.90 20 Dec 179 28.84 : 232 Monthly

Food Inflation

11.70 21 Mar 10.3 2 : 113 Monthly

Foreign Direct Investment

0 19 Dec 102 5.64 : 599 Yearly

Foreign Exchange Reserves

0 21 Jan 614 19.3 : 885 Monthly

GDP

7.67 19 Dec 6.92 0.16 : 8 Yearly

GDP Annual Growth Rate

5.00 19 Dec 4 -10 : 16.7 Yearly

GDP Constant Prices

7084378.60 19 Dec 6701007 636430 : 7084379 Yearly

GDP From Agriculture

0 19 Dec 1501799 241651 : 1590376 Yearly

GDP From Construction

0 19 Dec 213651 18640 : 230378 Yearly

GDP From Manufacturing

0 19 Dec 787569 41021 : 847814 Yearly

GDP From Mining

0 19 Dec 49096 1691 : 52748 Yearly

GDP From Public Administration

0 19 Dec 30664 15400 : 36144 Yearly

GDP From Services

0 19 Dec 227811 81566 : 237378 Yearly

GDP From Transport

0 19 Dec 311044 14697 : 338419 Yearly

GDP From Utilities

0 19 Dec 17117 11830 : 18124 Yearly

GDP Per Capita Ppp

1059.70 19 Dec 1042 643 : 1060 Yearly

GDP per capita

523.60 19 Dec 515 237 : 524 Yearly

Gold Reserves

0 20 Dec 0 0 : 0.4 Quarterly

Government Budget

-4.00 19 Dec -4.5 -7.9 : 0.1 Yearly

Government Budget Value

-6.50 20 Aug -35.3 -62.9 : 56.5 Monthly

Government Debt to GDP

61.20 19 Dec 62.9 15.3 : 120 Yearly Dec/19

Government Revenues

149.70 20 Dec 93.7 29.14 : 150 Monthly

Government Spending

147297.00 19 Dec 139966 63965 : 147297 Yearly

Gross Fixed Capital Formation

201909.40 19 Dec 191861 58389 : 254394 Yearly

IP Addresses

0 17 Mar 15502 1276 : 15502 Quarterly

Imports

0 20 Jun 119075 1056 : 274709 Monthly

Industrial Production

0 18 Dec 23.16 -69.1 : 58.28 Monthly %

Inflation Rate

9.40 21 Mar 8.3 6.3 : 37.9 Monthly Mar/21

Interest Rate

12.00 21 Apr 12 12 : 75.53 Daily Apr/21

Internet Speed

0 17 Mar 1448 86.23 : 1910 Quarterly

Military Expenditure

62.80 19 Dec 58.4 6.7 : 72.2 Yearly

Money Supply M1

0 21 Jan 751000 56.4 : 751000 Monthly

Money Supply M2

0 21 Jan 1534300 90.7 : 1534300 Monthly

Personal Income Tax Rate

30.00 20 Dec 30 30 : 30 Yearly

Population

18.60 19 Dec 18.14 3.66 : 18.6 Yearly Dec/19

Private Sector Credit

0 21 Jan 638 79.2 : 646 Monthly

Sales Tax Rate

16.50 20 Dec 16.5 16.5 : 16.5 Yearly

Stock Market

0 19 Jul 29956 4841 : 32373 Monthly

Terrorism Index

0 19 Dec 0.66 0 : 1.64 Yearly

Unemployment Rate

6.00 20 Dec 5.6 5.6 : 7.8 Yearly Dec/20
Indicator Actual Q2/19 Q3/19 Q4/19 Q1/20 2020 Metric
Balance of Trade -100359.60 -94258 -94350 -94350 -94149 -94354 Jun/20
CPI Transportation 129.69 133 136 140 130 147
Consumer Price Index Cpi 139.84 135 142 150 134 154
Corporate Tax Rate 30.00 30 30 30 30 30
Currency 788.26 791 793 796 788 802
Current Account to GDP -21.20 -16 -16 -16 -16 -12 Dec/19
Deposit Interest Rate 9.95 9.95 9.95 9.45 9.95 9.45 %
Fiscal Expenditure 231.90 165 185 185 165 200
Food Inflation 11.70 10 8 8 13 8
GDP 7.67 6 6 6 6 7.5
GDP Annual Growth Rate 5.00 3.8 3.8 6 3.8 6
GDP Constant Prices 7084378.60 7353585 7353585 7509441 7353585 7794800
GDP Per Capita Ppp 1059.70 1050 1050 1050 1050 1140
GDP per capita 523.60 532 532 532 532 550
Government Budget -4.00 -6.3 -6.3 -6.3 -6.3 -4.7
Government Budget Value -6.50 -64 -54 -54 -64 -60
Government Debt to GDP 61.20 73 73 73 73 72 Dec/19
Government Revenues 149.70 115 138 138 115 145
Government Spending 147297.00 152894 152894 156135 152894 162068
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 201909.40 209582 209582 214024 209582 222157
Inflation Rate 9.40 10 8 7.6 12 8.1 Mar/21
Interest Rate 12.00 11 11 11 12 11 Apr/21
Military Expenditure 62.80 55 60 60 55 60
Personal Income Tax Rate 30.00 30 30 30 30 30
Population 18.60 19.64 19.55 19.55 19.64 20.02 Dec/19
Sales Tax Rate 16.50 16.5 16.5 16.5 16.5 16.5
Unemployment Rate 6.00 6.5 6.5 6.2 6.5 6.2 Dec/20