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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 to the southwest, Mali to the northwest, Burkina Faso to the southwest, 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, with some export agriculture in the more fertile south, and export of raw materials, especially uranium ore. Niger faces ser... [More]
  • Last : 16,875.2
  • High : 19,020.1
  • Low : 16,433.1
  • Max Fluctuation : 465
  • Max Fluctuation % : 4.64%
  • Open : 18,758.5
  • Time : 18:13:51
  • Yesterday : 18,832.8
  • Change % : 11.6%
  • Change : 1,957.6
  • Last : 1,809.64
  • High : 1,818.28
  • Low : 1,805.05
  • Max Fluctuation : 1.86
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.11%
  • Open : 1,806.51
  • Time : 18:14:52
  • Yesterday : 1,806.45
  • Change % : 0.18%
  • Change : 3.19
  • Last : 45.25
  • High : 46.09
  • Low : 44.79
  • Max Fluctuation : 0.11
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.78%
  • Open : 45.65
  • Time : 18:14:53
  • Yesterday : 45.66
  • Change % : 0.91%
  • Change : 0.41
  • Last : 0.8405
  • High : 0.8415
  • Low : 0.8378
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : 0.8391
  • Time : 18:14:31
  • Yesterday : 0.8415
  • Change % : 0.12%
  • Change : 0.001

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 Mar 62.6 33.9 : 88.2 Quarterly

Capital Flows

0 18 Dec -182 -515 : 764 Yearly

Consumer Price Index Cpi

0 20 Aug 106 87.4 : 108 Monthly

Coronavirus Cases

0 20 Nov 1368 0 : 1381 Daily Nov/20

Coronavirus Deaths

0 20 Nov 69 0 : 70 Daily Nov/20

Coronavirus Recovered

0 20 Nov 1166 0 : 1169 Daily Nov/20

Corruption Index

0 19 Dec 34 22 : 35 Yearly

Corruption Rank

0 19 Dec 114 99 : 138 Yearly

Credit Rating

0 : Monthly

Crude Oil Production

0 20 Jul 8 5 : 20 Monthly

Currency

547.75 20 Nov 548 415 : 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

2.60 20 Mar 4.8 -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 19 Dec 22 -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 Oct 4 3.5 : 4.5 Daily Oct/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 Aug 668200 104728 : 815782 Monthly

Money Supply M2

0 20 Aug 1341200 171030 : 1370400 Monthly

Population

23.15 19 Dec 22.44 3.39 : 23.15 Yearly Dec/19

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 18 Dec 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 -171428 -183428 -191428 Mar/19
Currency 547.75 558 562 566 554 575
Current Account to GDP -14.60 -16 -16 -16 -18 -16 Dec/19
Deposit Interest Rate 6.49 6.49 6.49 6.49 6.49 5.99 %
Food Inflation 10.70 3.6 3.5 3.7 4.5 3.5
GDP 12.93 11.5 11.5 11.5 10.8 11.5
GDP Annual Growth Rate 2.60 4 4.8 6 1 5.8
GDP Per Capita Ppp 1219.10 1150 1150 1150 1090 1150
GDP per capita 558.40 530 530 530 485 530
Government Budget -3.20 -5 -5 -5 -7 -5
Government Debt to GDP 34.70 60 60 60 55 60 Dec/18
Inflation Rate 5.70 2 2.2 2.5 2.4 2.5 Aug/20
Inflation Rate Mom 0.90 0.4 0.3 0.4 0.5 0.4
Interest Rate 4.00 4 4 4 4 4 Oct/20
Military Expenditure 209.00 190 190 190 190 185
Population 23.15 24.6 24.6 24.6 24.12 24.96 Dec/19
Sales Tax Rate 19.00 19 19 19 19 19
Unemployment Rate 0.30 1.5 1.5 1.5 1 1.5 Dec/19