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Niger

Niger or the Niger ( or ; French: [niʒɛʁ]), officially the Republic of the Niger (French: République du Niger), is a landlocked country in West Africa named after the Niger River. Niger is a unitary state bordered by Libya to the northeast, Chad to the east, Nigeria to the south, Benin and Burkina Faso to the southwest, Mali to the west, and Algeria to the northwest. Niger covers a land area of almost 1,270,000 km2 (490,000 sq mi), making it the second-largest landlocked country in West Africa, after Chad. Over 80% of its land area lies in the Sahara Desert. The country's predominantly Muslim population of about 22 million live mostly in clusters in the far south and west of the country. The capital and largest city is Niamey, located in Niger's southwest corner. Niger is one of the least developed countries in the world. It consistently ranks near the bottom in the United Nations' Human Development Index (HDI); it was ranked 187th of 188 countries for 2015 and 189th out of 189 countries in the 2018 and 2019 reports. Many of the non-desert portions of the country are threatened by periodic drought and desertification. The economy is concentrated around subsistence agriculture, with some export agriculture ... [More]
  • Last : 19,722.32
  • High : 20,404.60
  • Low : 19,341.23
  • Max Fluctuation : 103.25
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.97%
  • Open : 19,784.39
  • Time : 22:12:24
  • Yesterday : 19,783.47
  • Change % : 0.31%
  • Change : 61.15
  • Last : 1,764.92
  • High : 1,812.11
  • Low : 1,764.38
  • Max Fluctuation : 4.97
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.12%
  • Open : 1,807.93
  • Time : 22:12:53
  • Yesterday : 1,808.04
  • Change % : 2.44%
  • Change : 43.12
  • Last : 97.7
  • High : 111.41
  • Low : 97.5
  • Max Fluctuation : 0.81
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.21%
  • Open : 110.52
  • Time : 22:12:52
  • Yesterday : 110.6
  • Change % : 13.2%
  • Change : 12.9
  • Last : 0.9757
  • High : 0.9769
  • Low : 0.9572
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : 0.9597
  • Time : 22:12:31
  • Yesterday : 0.9596
  • Change % : 1.68%
  • Change : 0.0161

Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Metric
Balance of Trade
-270944 20 Mar -383996 XOF Million
Capacity Utilization
78.1 21 Dec 83.4 percent
Capital Flows
-160 20 Dec -503 XOF Billion
Consumer Price Index CPI
109 21 Dec 109 points
Coronavirus Cases
9031 22 Jul 9013 Persons
Coronavirus Deaths
310 22 Jul 309 Persons
Corruption Index
31 21 Dec 32 Points
Corruption Rank
124 21 Dec 123
Credit Rating
15
Crude Oil Production
8 22 Feb 8 BBL/D/1K
Currency
624 22 Jul 624
Current Account
-1098 20 Dec -921 XOF Billion
Current Account to GDP
-13.6 21 Dec -13.1 percent of GDP
Ease of Doing Business
132 19 Dec 143
Export Prices
62.4 18 Dec 61.9 points
Exports
84086 20 Mar 86593 XOF Million
Food Inflation
9.7 21 Dec 8.7 percent
Full Year GDP Growth
3.6 20 Dec 5.9 percent
GDP
13.68 20 Dec 12.91 USD Billion
GDP Annual Growth Rate
0.8 21 Dec 1.4 percent
GDP per capita
550 20 Dec 563 USD
GDP per capita PPP
1197 20 Dec 1225 USD
Government Budget
-5.2 21 Dec -5.7 percent of GDP
Government Debt to GDP
50.9 21 Dec 43.6 percent of GDP
IP Addresses
4785 17 Mar 3255 IP
Import Prices
103 18 Dec 109 points
Imports
355030 20 Mar 470589 XOF Million
Industrial Production
17.6 20 Mar 5.8 percent
Inflation Rate
4.89 21 Dec 4.41 percent
Inflation Rate Mom
0.4 21 Dec -0.2 percent
Interest Rate
4 22 May 4 percent
Internet Speed
831 17 Mar 1079 KBps
Military Expenditure
225 20 Dec 248 USD Million
Money Supply M0
625700 22 Mar 666200 XOF Million
Money Supply M2
1645100 22 Mar 1606200 XOF Million
Population
24.2 20 Dec 23.15 Million
Retail Sales YoY
7.5 21 Dec 6.6 percent
Terms of Trade
60.4 18 Dec 56.6 points
Terrorism Index
5.62 19 Dec 5.6
Unemployment Rate
0.8 21 Dec 0.6 percent
Indicator Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Metric
Balance of Trade -270944 -190630 -171161 -171428 -171428 XOF Million
Capacity Utilization 78.1 70 73 68 70 percent
Currency 624 635 645 656 667
Current Account to GDP -13.6 -15 -12.9 -12.5 percent of GDP
Food Inflation 9.7 8 6 4.3 4.3 percent
GDP 13.68 15 16.5 16.5 USD Billion USD Billion
GDP Annual Growth Rate 0.8 3.8 5.1 5.8 7.3 percent
GDP per capita 550 573 576 576 USD USD
GDP per capita PPP 1197 1240 1240 1240 USD USD
Government Budget -5.2 -4.9 -4.9 -4.6 -4.6 percent of GDP
Government Debt to GDP 50.9 52 51 53 percent of GDP
Inflation Rate 4.89 4 3.7 3.4 3.4 percent
Inflation Rate Mom 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 percent
Interest Rate 4 4.5 4.5 4.5 4.5 percent
Military Expenditure 225 185 185 185 185 USD Million
Population 24.2 25.8 25.8 25.8 Million Million
Unemployment Rate 0.8 1 1 1 1 percent