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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 : 792.41 (MWK)
  • High : 800
  • Low : 787.85
  • Max Fluctuation : 7.59
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0%
  • Open : 792.41
  • Time : 16:50:11
  • Yesterday : 797.41
  • Change % : 0.63%
  • Change : 5
  • Last : 945.634 (MWK)
  • High : 956.835
  • Low : 945.634
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : -
  • Time : 11:35:16
  • Yesterday : 945.634
  • Change % : 0%
  • Change : 0
  • Last : 9,139.5 (MWK)
  • High : 9,176.25
  • Low : 8,907.75
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : 9,051.25
  • Time : 17:23:15
  • Yesterday : 13,516,000
  • Change % : 147785.55%
  • Change : 13,506,860.5

Malawi Currency Markets

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
USD/MWK Ask 792.41 - 787.85 800 5.00 0.63% 2021/03/02 Time 16:50
EUR/MWK Ask 945.634 - 945.634 956.835 0.00 0.00% 2021/02/27 Time 11:35
GBP/MWK Ask 1087 - 1087 1111.91 0.00 0.00% 2021/02/27 Time 11:35
MWK/ZAR Ask 0.0192 - 0.0192 0.0192 0.00 0.00% 2021/02/27 Time 8:42
ZAR/MWK Ask 52.114 - 52.114 52.114 0.00 0.00% 2021/02/27 Time 8:42

Malawi Stocks

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
National Bank Of Malawi 65001 - 65001 65001 0.00 0.00% 2021/02/26 Time 16:07
NBS Bank 2045 - 2045 2045 0.00 0.00% 2021/02/26 Time 16:07
NICO Holdings Ltd 5198 - 5198 5198 0.00 0.00% 2021/02/25 Time 16:07
Press Corporation 119996 - 119996 119996 0.00 0.00% 2021/02/25 Time 16:07
Standard Bank Limited 120003 - 120003 120003 0.00 0.00% 2021/02/23 Time 16:09

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

127.72 21 Jan 126 100 : 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

135.99 21 Jan 132 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 Jan 115 100 : 117 Monthly

Credit Rating

0 : Monthly

Currency

767.41 21 Mar 772 137 : 788 Daily

Current Account

0 19 Dec -1185 -1267 : -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 26958 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

9.70 21 Jan 10.5 2 : 113 Monthly

Foreign Direct Investment

0 19 Dec 102 5.64 : 599 Yearly

Foreign Exchange Reserves

0 20 Dec 587 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 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

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

7.70 21 Jan 7.6 6.3 : 37.9 Monthly Jan/21

Interest Rate

12.00 21 Jan 12 12 : 75.53 Daily Jan/21

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 Dec 727700 56.4 : 751000 Monthly

Money Supply M2

0 20 Dec 1459100 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 20 Dec 646 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 -94408 -94350 -94149 -94354 Jun/20
CPI Transportation 127.72 125 131 136 126 147
Consumer Price Index Cpi 135.99 128 133 142 136 154
Corporate Tax Rate 30.00 30 30 30 30 30
Currency 767.41 780 783 786 777 791
Current Account to GDP -15.10 -16 -16 -16 -16 -12 Dec/19
Deposit Interest Rate 9.95 9.95 9.95 9.45 9.95 9.45 %
Fiscal Expenditure 109.80 165 165 185 165 200
Food Inflation 9.70 8.6 8.3 8 9 8
GDP 7.67 6 6 6 6 7.5
GDP Annual Growth Rate 5.00 3 3 3 3 5
GDP Constant Prices 7084378.60 1546081 1546081 1642320 1508555 1553811
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 -64 -54 -64 -60
Government Debt to GDP 62.00 73 73 73 73 72 Dec/19
Government Revenues 149.70 115 115 138 115 145
Government Spending 147297.00 151716 151716 152279 148033 152474
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 201909.40 207967 207967 208739 202919 209007
Inflation Rate 7.70 7.6 7.8 8 7.5 8.1 Jan/21
Interest Rate 12.00 12 11 11 12 11 Jan/21
Military Expenditure 53.50 55 55 60 55 60
Personal Income Tax Rate 30.00 30 30 30 30 30
Population 18.60 19.64 19.64 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 6.2 6.2 6.2 6.2 6.4 Dec/20