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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 surrounding on the east, south and southwest. Malawi spans over 118,484 km2 (45,747 sq mi) and has an estimated population of 18,143,217 (as of July 2018). Lake Malawi, also known as Lake Nyasa, takes up about a third of Malawi's area. Its capital is Lilongwe, which is also the country's largest city; the second largest is Blantyre, the third largest is Mzuzu and the fourth largest is its old capital Zomba. The name Malawi comes from the Maravi, an old name of 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 by migrating Bantu groups around the 10th century. Centuries later in 1891 the area was colonised by the British. In 1953 Malawi, then known as Nyasaland, a protectorate of the United Kingdom, became a protectorate within the semi-independent Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland. The Federation was dissolved in 1963. In 196... [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 : 773.74 (MWK)
  • High : 773.74
  • Low : 773.74
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : 773.74
  • Time : 04:57:05
  • Yesterday : 778.74
  • Change % : 0.65%
  • Change : 5
  • Last : 938.005 (MWK)
  • High : 938.469
  • Low : 917.18
  • Max Fluctuation : 21.14
  • Max Fluctuation % : 2.27%
  • Open : 938.469
  • Time : 18:01:21
  • Yesterday : 939.088
  • Change % : 0.12%
  • Change : 1.083
  • Last : 7,756 (MWK)
  • High : 7,773.5
  • Low : 7,660.5
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : -
  • Time : 22:30:49
  • Yesterday : 50,300
  • Change % : 548.53%
  • Change : 42,544

Malawi Currency Markets

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
EUR/MWK Ask 938.005 - 917.18 938.469 20.83 2.27% 2020/12/05 Time 18:01
GBP/MWK Ask 1040.45 - 1014.6 1040.45 25.85 2.55% 2020/12/05 Time 18:01
MWK/ZAR Ask 0.0199 - 0.0199 0.0199 0.00 1.51% 2020/12/05 Time 9:07
ZAR/MWK Ask 50.1399 - 50.1399 50.1399 0.41 0.83% 2020/12/05 Time 9:07
USD/MWK Ask 773.74 - 773.74 773.74 5.00 0.65% 2020/12/05 Time 4:57

Malawi Stocks

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
National Bank Of Malawi 61766 - 61766 61766 1.00 0.00% 2020/12/05 Time 6:05
Telekom Networks Malawi 1930 - 1930 1930 0.00 0.00% 2020/12/03 Time 17:10
NBS Bank 2029 - 2029 2029 0.00 0.00% 2020/12/03 Time 17:10
Press Corporation 139857 - 139857 139857 0.00 0.00% 2020/11/28 Time 17:09
Standard Bank Limited 85100 - 85100 85100 0.00 0.00% 2020/11/18 Time 17:37

Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Range Frequency Metric

Balance of Trade

-104084.50 20 Jun -102870 -214748 : 4926 Monthly Jun/20

CPI Transportation

121.71 20 Oct 121 100 : 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

126.06 20 Oct 123 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 19 Dec 32 27 : 41 Yearly

Corruption Rank

0 19 Dec 120 43 : 123 Yearly

Cpi Housing Utilities

0 20 Oct 113 100 : 114 Monthly

Credit Rating

0 : Monthly

Currency

751.98 20 Nov 746 137 : 788 Daily

Current Account

0 19 Dec -1419 -1419 : -4.38 Yearly

Current Account to GDP

-15.10 19 Dec -19.7 -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 27473 618 : 109459 Monthly

External Debt

0 18 Dec 1486662 981 : 1569794 Yearly

Fiscal Expenditure

109.80 20 Aug 143 28.84 : 176 Monthly

Food Inflation

10.90 20 Oct 10.3 2 : 113 Monthly

Foreign Direct Investment

0 19 Dec 102 5.64 : 599 Yearly

Foreign Exchange Reserves

0 20 Sep 604 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

1501049.40 19 Dec 1430023 636430 : 1501049 Yearly

GDP From Agriculture

0 19 Dec 390766 241651 : 406044 Yearly

GDP From Construction

0 19 Dec 40378 18640 : 42442 Yearly

GDP From Manufacturing

0 19 Dec 129993 41021 : 135990 Yearly

GDP From Mining

0 19 Dec 12083 1691 : 12518 Yearly

GDP From Public Administration

0 19 Dec 30664 15400 : 36144 Yearly

GDP From Services

0 19 Dec 227996 81566 : 238302 Yearly

GDP From Transport

0 19 Dec 39636 14697 : 41822 Yearly

GDP From Utilities

0 19 Dec 17103 11830 : 17981 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 Jun 0.4 0.4 : 0.4 Quarterly

Government Budget

4.00 19 Dec -4.5 -7.9 : 4 Yearly

Government Budget Value

-6.50 20 Aug -35.3 -62.9 : 56.5 Monthly

Government Debt to GDP

62.00 19 Dec 62.7 15.3 : 120 Yearly Dec/19

Government Revenues

103.30 20 Aug 108 29.14 : 135 Monthly

Government Spending

147297.00 19 Dec 139966 27174 : 147297 Yearly

Gross Fixed Capital Formation

201909.40 19 Dec 191861 28646 : 213674 Yearly

IP Addresses

0 17 Mar 15502 1276 : 15502 Quarterly

Imports

0 20 Jun 130344 1056 : 274670 Monthly

Industrial Production

0 18 Dec 23.16 -69.1 : 58.28 Monthly %

Inflation Rate

7.50 20 Oct 7.1 6.3 : 37.9 Monthly Oct/20

Interest Rate

12.00 20 Nov 13.5 12 : 75.53 Daily Nov/20

Internet Speed

0 17 Mar 1448 86.23 : 1910 Quarterly

Military Expenditure

53.50 18 Dec 47.4 6 : 64.3 Yearly

Money Supply M1

0 20 Sep 718000 56.4 : 718000 Monthly

Money Supply M2

0 20 Sep 1449700 90.7 : 1454500 Monthly

Personal Income Tax Rate

30.00 20 Dec 30 30 : 30 Yearly

Population

18.58 19 Dec 18.14 3.66 : 18.58 Yearly Dec/19

Private Sector Credit

0 20 Sep 574 79.2 : 613 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 18 Dec 0.46 0 : 0.66 Yearly

Unemployment Rate

5.40 19 Dec 5.4 5.4 : 7.8 Yearly Dec/19
Indicator Actual Q2/19 Q3/19 Q4/19 Q1/20 2020 Metric
Balance of Trade -104084.50 -94258 -94408 -94408 -94149 -94354 Jun/20
CPI Transportation 121.71 127 126 131 127 137
Consumer Price Index Cpi 126.06 138 129 133 133 144
Corporate Tax Rate 30.00 30 30 30 30 30
Currency 751.98 756 759 762 753 767
Current Account to GDP -15.10 -16 -16 -16 -20 -16 Dec/19
Deposit Interest Rate 9.95 9.95 9.95 9.45 9.95 9.45 %
Fiscal Expenditure 109.80 165 165 165 175 185
Food Inflation 10.90 9 8.6 8.3 9.5 8
GDP 7.67 6 6 6 4.7 6
GDP Annual Growth Rate 5.00 4.5 4.5 4.5 1.2 4.5
GDP Constant Prices 1501049.40 1568597 1568597 1568597 1519062 1587420
GDP Per Capita Ppp 1059.70 1050 1050 1050 1000 1050
GDP per capita 523.60 532 532 532 480 532
Government Budget 4.00 -6.3 -6.3 -6.3 -6.7 -6.3
Government Budget Value -6.50 -64 -64 -64 -45 -54
Government Debt to GDP 62.00 73 73 73 75 73 Dec/19
Government Revenues 103.30 115 115 115 140 138
Government Spending 147297.00 153925 153925 153925 149065 155772
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 201909.40 210995 210995 210995 204332 213527
Inflation Rate 7.50 8.5 8.3 8.4 8.6 8.3 Oct/20
Interest Rate 12.00 12.5 12.5 12.5 13.5 12.5 Nov/20
Military Expenditure 53.50 55 55 55 55 60
Personal Income Tax Rate 30.00 30 30 30 30 30
Population 18.58 19.64 19.64 19.64 19.08 19.55 Dec/19
Sales Tax Rate 16.50 16.5 16.5 16.5 16.5 16.5
Unemployment Rate 5.40 6.2 6.2 6.2 5.8 6.2 Dec/19