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Malawi

Malawi (; Chewa: [maláβi] or [maláwi]; Tumbuka: Malaŵi), 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). 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 was ended: Nyasaland became an independent country under Queen E... [More]
  • Last : 15,700.84
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  • Time : 15 September
  • Yesterday : 15,700.84
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  • Last : 1,027.1 (MWK)
  • High : 1,042.11
  • Low : 1,027.1
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  • Time : 19:04:28
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  • Last : 1,054.01 (MWK)
  • High : 1,054.113
  • Low : 1,053.599
  • Max Fluctuation : 0.31
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.03%
  • Open : 1,053.907
  • Time : 04:58:00
  • Yesterday : 1,054.01
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  • Last : 8,110 (MWK)
  • High : 8,209.5
  • Low : 8,069
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  • Time : 21:59:53
  • Yesterday : 5
  • Change % : 162100%
  • Change : 8,105

Malawi Currency Markets

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
ZAR/MWK Ask 63.3563 63.3559 63.2225 63.4463 0.09 0.15% 2022/08/15 Time 4:58
EUR/MWK Ask 1054.01 1053.805 1053.599 1054.113 0.00 0.00% 2022/08/15 Time 4:58
GBP/MWK Ask 1246.59 1246.18 1246.08 1246.9 0.31 0.02% 2022/08/15 Time 4:58
USD/MWK Ask 1027.1 - 1027.1 1042.11 0.00 0.00% 2022/08/12 Time 19:04
MWK/ZAR Ask 0.0152 - 0.0152 0.0152 0.00 0.00% 2022/06/01 Time 16:05
MWK/GBP Ask 0.0008 - 0.0008 0.0008 0.00 0.00% 2022/05/27 Time 16:04

Malawi Stocks

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
National Bank Of Malawi 114002 - 114002 114002 0.00 0.00% 2022/08/12 Time 17:57
Telekom Networks Malawi 1203 - 1203 1203 0.00 0.00% 2022/08/12 Time 17:57
National Bank Of Malawi 114002 - 114002 114002 0.00 0.00% 2022/08/12 Time 17:57
Telekom Networks Malawi 1203 - 1203 1203 0.00 0.00% 2022/08/12 Time 17:57
National Investment Trust 11200 - 11200 11200 0.00 0.00% 2022/08/11 Time 14:47
National Investment Trust 11200 - 11200 11200 0.00 0.00% 2022/08/11 Time 14:47

Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Metric
Balance of Trade
-133612 21 Mar -95907 MWK Million
CPI Housing Utilities
113 22 Jun 110 points
CPI Transportation
126 22 Jun 113 points
Capital Flows
1270 19 Dec 1265 USD Million
Changes in Inventories
7910 19 Dec 7517 MWK Million
Competitiveness Index
43.7 19 Dec 42.44 Points
Competitiveness Rank
128 19 Dec 129
Consumer Price Index CPI
109 22 Jun 106 points
Consumer Spending
1398900 19 Dec 1329280 MWK Million
Coronavirus Vaccination Rate
19.16 22 Aug 15.95 doses per 100 people
Coronavirus Vaccination Total
3810791 22 Aug 3171945 doses
Corporate Tax Rate
30 21 Dec 30 percent
Corruption Index
35 21 Dec 30 Points
Corruption Rank
110 21 Dec 129
Credit Rating
15
Currency
1012 22 Aug 1008
Current Account
-1283 21 Dec -1058 USD Million
Current Account to GDP
-13.1 21 Dec -12.1 percent of GDP
Ease of Doing Business
109 19 Dec 111
Exports
61893 21 Mar 49500 MWK Million
External Debt
2021553 20 Dec 1670407 MWK Million
Fiscal Expenditure
268 22 Apr 209 MWK Billion
Food Inflation
31.2 22 Jun 25.5 percent
Foreign Direct Investment
112 19 Dec 102 USD Million
Foreign Exchange Reserves
468 21 Apr 375 MWK Billion
GDP
12.63 21 Dec 12.17 USD Billion
GDP Annual Growth Rate
3.8 21 Dec 0.9 percent
GDP Constant Prices
7536528 21 Dec 7259239 MWK Million
GDP From Agriculture
1747862 21 Dec 1656671 MWK Million
GDP From Construction
244782 21 Dec 238748 MWK Million
GDP From Manufacturing
917455 21 Dec 884832 MWK Million
GDP From Mining
54592 21 Dec 53946 MWK Million
GDP From Public Administration
246232 21 Dec 236884 MWK Million
GDP From Services
237378 19 Dec 227811 MWK Million
GDP From Transport
323184 21 Dec 313411 MWK Million
GDP From Utilities
223748 21 Dec 216159 MWK Million
GDP per capita
394 21 Dec 394 USD
GDP per capita PPP
1510 21 Dec 1509 USD
Government Budget
-8.3 21 Dec -5.7 percent of GDP
Government Budget Value
-127 22 Apr -41.2 MWK Billion
Government Debt to GDP
50.7 20 Dec 61.2 percent of GDP
Government Revenues
141 22 Apr 167 MWK Billion
Government Spending
147297 19 Dec 139966 MWK Million
Gross Fixed Capital Formation
201909 19 Dec 191861 MWK Million
IP Addresses
15425 17 Mar 15502 IP
Imports
195505 21 Mar 157800 MWK Million
Inflation Rate
23.5 22 Jun 19.1 percent
Interest Rate
14 22 Jul 14 percent
Internet Speed
1309 17 Mar 1448 KBps
Military Expenditure
85.8 20 Dec 87 USD Million
Money Supply M1
796100 21 Apr 756900 MWK Million
Money Supply M2
1838 21 Nov 1882 MWK Million
Personal Income Tax Rate
30 21 Dec 30 percent
Population
19.13 20 Dec 18.6 Million
Private Sector Credit
818 21 Oct 806 MWK Million
Terrorism Index
1.64 19 Dec 0.66
Unemployment Rate
7 21 Dec 6.7 percent
Indicator Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Metric
Balance of Trade -133612 -94149 -94258 -94408 -94278 MWK Million
CPI Transportation 126 130 136 140 140 points
Consumer Price Index CPI 109 161 115 119 118 points
Corporate Tax Rate 30 30 30 30 percent
Currency 1012 1051 1091 1132 1175
Current Account to GDP -13.1 -14 -12 -10 percent of GDP
External Debt 2021553 2250000 2400000 2400000 MWK Million MWK Million
Fiscal Expenditure 268 280 265 240 190 MWK Billion
Food Inflation 31.2 25 20 17 14 percent
GDP 12.63 13.6 14.5 14.5 USD Billion USD Billion
GDP Annual Growth Rate 3.8 2.1 2.1 4.3 4.3 percent
GDP Constant Prices 7536528 7694795 8025671 8362749 MWK Million MWK Million
GDP per capita 394 550 550 550 USD USD
GDP per capita PPP 1510 1140 1140 1140 USD USD
Government Budget -8.3 -7.7 -7.7 -7.3 -7.3 percent of GDP
Government Budget Value -127 -145 -60 -115 -72 MWK Billion
Government Debt to GDP 50.7 50.6 51 51 percent of GDP
Government Revenues 141 135 140 125 118 MWK Billion
Government Spending 147297 150390 150390 150390 153631 MWK Million
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 201909 206149 215014 224045 MWK Million MWK Million
Inflation Rate 23.5 20 15 10 8 percent
Interest Rate 14 14 14 14 13.5 percent
Military Expenditure 85.8 60 60 60 60 USD Million
Personal Income Tax Rate 30 30 30 30 percent
Population 19.13 20.02 20.02 20.02 Million Million
Unemployment Rate 7 7.4 7.4 7.1 7.1 percent