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Niger

Niger or the Niger ( or ; French: [niʒɛʁ]), officially the Republic of the Niger, is a landlocked country in West Africa named after the Niger River. Niger is 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 largest country in West Africa. 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 a developing country, which 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 in the more fertile south, and export of raw materials, especially uranium ore. Niger faces serious c... [More]
  • Last : 48,953.8
  • High : 49,398
  • Low : 48,166.8
  • Max Fluctuation : 181.7
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.4%
  • Open : 49,197.6
  • Time : 11:13:51
  • Yesterday : 49,400.4
  • Change % : 0.91%
  • Change : 446.6
  • Last : 1,699.92
  • High : 1,701.69
  • Low : 1,697.73
  • Max Fluctuation : 1.15
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0%
  • Open : 1,698.42
  • Time : 01:30:12
  • Yesterday : 1,698.74
  • Change % : 0.07%
  • Change : 1.18
  • Last : 66.26
  • High : 66.35
  • Low : 66.15
  • Max Fluctuation : 0.05
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.12%
  • Open : 66.15
  • Time : 01:30:12
  • Yesterday : 66.13
  • Change % : 0.2%
  • Change : 0.13
  • Last : 0.8392
  • High : 0.8396
  • Low : 0.8389
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : 0.8391
  • Time : 01:50:07
  • Yesterday : 0.8391
  • Change % : 0.01%
  • Change : 0.0001

Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Range Frequency Metric

Balance of Trade

-280440.00 19 Mar -184851 -429726 : -23245 Quarterly Mar/19

Capacity Utilization

0 20 Sep 73.2 33.9 : 88.2 Quarterly

Capital Flows

0 19 Dec -162 -515 : 764 Yearly

Consumer Price Index Cpi

0 20 Aug 106 87.4 : 108 Monthly

Coronavirus Cases

0 21 Mar 4733 0 : 4740 Daily Mar/21

Coronavirus Deaths

0 21 Mar 170 0 : 172 Daily Mar/21

Coronavirus Recovered

0 21 Mar 4235 0 : 4250 Daily Mar/21

Corruption Index

0 20 Dec 32 22 : 35 Yearly

Corruption Rank

0 20 Dec 120 99 : 138 Yearly

Credit Rating

0 : Monthly

Crude Oil Production

0 20 Oct 9 5 : 20 Monthly

Currency

540.75 21 Mar 541 415 : 632 Daily

Current Account

0 18 Dec -135 -754 : -20.2 Yearly

Current Account to GDP

-14.60 19 Dec -13.1 -22.7 : 1.15 Yearly Dec/19

Deposit Interest Rate

6.49 17 Dec 6.93 6.49 : 8.58 Yearly %

Ease of Doing Business

0 19 Dec 143 132 : 176 Yearly

Export Prices

0 18 Dec 61.9 55.2 : 122 Quarterly

Exports

0 20 Mar 86593 54179 : 180681 Quarterly

Food Inflation

10.70 20 Aug 9.1 -6.6 : 10.7 Monthly

GDP

12.93 19 Dec 12.83 0.45 : 12.93 Yearly

GDP Annual Growth Rate

0.60 20 Sep -2.5 -17.06 : 13.48 Quarterly

GDP Per Capita Ppp

1219.10 19 Dec 1196 932 : 1219 Yearly

GDP per capita

558.40 19 Dec 548 427 : 962 Yearly

Government Budget

-3.20 19 Dec -3 -8 : 3.7 Yearly

Government Debt to GDP

34.70 18 Dec 35.9 14.7 : 66.5 Yearly Dec/18

IP Addresses

0 17 Mar 3255 368 : 6016 Quarterly

Import Prices

0 18 Dec 109 71.9 : 124 Quarterly

Imports

0 20 Mar 470589 152052 : 519424 Quarterly

Industrial Production

0 20 Mar 5.8 -49.4 : 85.2 Quarterly

Inflation Rate

5.70 20 Aug 5.1 -4.2 : 15.4 Monthly Aug/20

Inflation Rate Mom

0.90 20 Aug 1.6 -2 : 4 Monthly

Interest Rate

4.00 20 Dec 4 3.5 : 4.5 Daily Dec/20

Internet Speed

0 17 Mar 1079 124 : 1079 Quarterly

Living Wage Family

0 18 Dec 267400 267400 : 267400 yearly

Living Wage Individual

0 18 Dec 83400 83400 : 83400 yearly

Military Expenditure

209.00 18 Dec 200 13.3 : 209 Yearly

Money Supply M0

0 20 Nov 678500 104728 : 815782 Monthly

Money Supply M2

0 20 Nov 1417900 171030 : 1451800 Monthly

Population

24.20 20 Dec 23.15 3.39 : 24.2 Yearly Dec/20

Retail Sales YoY

0 20 Mar 6.2 -31.7 : 66.6 Quarterly

Sales Tax Rate

19.00 20 Dec 19 18 : 19 Yearly

Terms of Trade

0 18 Dec 56.6 44.5 : 129 Quarterly

Terrorism Index

0 19 Dec 5.6 0 : 6.68 Yearly

Unemployment Rate

0.30 19 Dec 0.3 0.3 : 5.1 Yearly Dec/19

Wages High Skilled

0 18 Dec 98900 98900 : 98900 yearly

Wages Low Skilled

0 18 Dec 79700 79700 : 79700 Yearly
Indicator Actual Q2/19 Q3/19 Q4/19 Q1/20 2020 Metric
Balance of Trade -280440.00 -171161 -171428 -190630 -183428 -191428 Mar/19
Currency 540.75 549 553 557 545 565
Current Account to GDP -14.60 -16 -16 -16 -16 -14 Dec/19
Deposit Interest Rate 6.49 6.49 6.49 6.49 6.49 5.99 %
Food Inflation 10.70 3.5 3.7 3.5 3.6 3.7
GDP 12.93 11.5 11.5 11.5 11.5 12.6
GDP Annual Growth Rate 0.60 4.8 6 5.8 4 6.5
GDP Per Capita Ppp 1219.10 1150 1150 1150 1150 1240
GDP per capita 558.40 530 530 530 530 565
Government Budget -3.20 -5 -5 -5 -5 -4.7
Government Debt to GDP 34.70 40 40 40 40 35 Dec/18
Inflation Rate 5.70 2.2 2.5 2.5 3 2.7 Aug/20
Inflation Rate Mom 0.90 0.3 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.5
Interest Rate 4.00 4 4 4 4 4 Dec/20
Military Expenditure 209.00 190 190 185 190 185
Population 24.20 24.6 24.6 24.96 24.6 25.8 Dec/20
Sales Tax Rate 19.00 19 19 19 19 19
Unemployment Rate 0.30 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.5 2 Dec/19