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Togo

Togo ( (listen)), officially the Togolese Republic (French: République togolaise), is a country in West Africa bordered by Ghana to the west, Benin to the east and Burkina Faso to the north. The country extends south to the Gulf of Guinea, where its capital Lomé is located. Togo covers 57,000 square kilometres (22,008 square miles), making it one of the smallest countries in Africa, with a population of approximately 8 million, as well as one of the narrowest countries in the world with a width of less than 115 km (71 mi) between Ghana and its slightly larger eastern neighbor, Benin.From the 11th to the 16th century, various tribes entered the region from all directions. From the 16th century to the 18th century, the coastal region was a major trading center for Europeans to purchase slaves, earning Togo and the surrounding region the name "The Slave Coast". In 1884, Germany declared a region including present-day Togo as a protectorate called Togoland. After World War I, rule over Togo was transferred to France. Togo gained its independence from France in 1960. In 1967, Gnassingbé Eyadéma led a successful military coup d'état after which he became president of an anti-communist, single-party state. Eventu... [More]
  • Last : 48,913.2
  • High : 50,191.8
  • Low : 48,054.3
  • Max Fluctuation : 233.7
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.27%
  • Open : 48,080.1
  • Time : 17:10:23
  • Yesterday : 48,085.2
  • Change % : 1.72%
  • Change : 828
  • Last : 1,726.7
  • High : 1,735.73
  • Low : 1,707.74
  • Max Fluctuation : 3.76
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.62%
  • Open : 1,722.05
  • Time : 17:10:37
  • Yesterday : 1,722.05
  • Change % : 0.27%
  • Change : 4.65
  • Last : 60.63
  • High : 60.98
  • Low : 59.48
  • Max Fluctuation : 0.15
  • Max Fluctuation % : 1.18%
  • Open : 60.2
  • Time : 17:10:37
  • Yesterday : 60.2
  • Change % : 0.71%
  • Change : 0.43
  • Last : 0.8316
  • High : 0.834
  • Low : 0.8299
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : 0.8302
  • Time : 17:08:08
  • Yesterday : 0.8302
  • Change % : 0.17%
  • Change : 0.0014

Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Range Frequency Metric

Balance of Trade

-46.00 17 May -17.9 -111 : 21.55 Monthly CFA Franc Billion

CPI Transportation

0 21 Jan 90.3 90.3 : 124 Monthly

Capacity Utilization

0 20 Sep 70.4 40.7 : 76.1 Quarterly

Consumer Price Index Cpi

107.40 21 Jan 107 91.2 : 107 Monthly

Coronavirus Cases

0 21 Mar 6851 0 : 6901 Daily Mar/21

Coronavirus Deaths

0 21 Mar 83 0 : 84 Daily Mar/21

Coronavirus Recovered

0 21 Mar 5522 0 : 5663 Daily Mar/21

Corruption Index

0 20 Dec 29 23 : 32 Yearly

Corruption Rank

0 20 Dec 130 107 : 143 Yearly

Cpi Housing Utilities

0 21 Jan 101 96.1 : 132 Monthly

Credit Rating

0 21 Feb : Monthly 30

Currency

539.00 21 Mar 541 415 : 632 Daily

Current Account

0 18 Dec -56.1 -281 : 78.7 Yearly

Current Account to GDP

-6.00 19 Dec -7.9 -26.4 : 23.5 Yearly Dec/19

Deposit Interest Rate

6.49 17 Dec 6.93 6.49 : 8.58 Yearly %

Ease of Doing Business

0 19 Dec 137 97 : 166 Yearly

Exports

0 17 May 46.7 3.5 : 104 Monthly CFA Franc Billion

Food Inflation

7.50 20 Dec 6.3 -26.83 : 37.35 Monthly

GDP

5.46 19 Dec 5.36 0.12 : 5.46 Yearly

GDP Annual Growth Rate

0.60 20 Sep -2.5 -15.1 : 15.46 Quarterly

GDP Per Capita Ppp

1595.90 19 Dec 1552 1021 : 1596 Yearly

GDP per capita

695.80 19 Dec 677 375 : 734 Yearly

Government Budget

-6.70 18 Dec -2.1 -6.7 : 2.4 Yearly

Government Debt to GDP

29.50 19 Dec 20.2 13.6 : 124 Yearly Dec/19

IP Addresses

0 17 Mar 8517 319 : 11442 Quarterly

Imports

0 17 May 64.7 13.3 : 153 Monthly CFA Franc Billion

Industrial Production

0 20 Sep 16.6 -22.3 : 36.9 Quarterly

Inflation Rate

1.90 21 Jan 3.6 -26.77 : 15.83 Monthly Jan/21

Inflation Rate Mom

1.20 20 Dec 0.5 -3.4 : 1.9 Monthly

Interest Rate

4.00 20 Dec 4 3.5 : 4.5 Daily Dec/20

Internet Speed

0 17 Mar 1483 158 : 1483 Quarterly

Living Wage Individual

0 17 Dec 110200 110200 : 110200 yearly

Military Expenditure

98.40 18 Dec 88.4 5.5 : 98.4 Yearly

Population

8.28 20 Dec 8.08 1.58 : 8.28 Yearly Dec/20

Retail Sales YoY

0 20 Jun 5.1 -16.9 : 23.5 Quarterly

Sales Tax Rate

18.00 20 Dec 18 18 : 18 Yearly

Terrorism Index

0 19 Dec 0 0 : 0 Yearly

Unemployment Rate

1.70 19 Dec 1.7 1.6 : 2.4 Yearly Dec/19

Wages High Skilled

0 17 Dec 196600 196600 : 196600 yearly

Wages Low Skilled

0 17 Dec 33300 33300 : 33300 yearly
Indicator Actual Q2/19 Q3/19 Q4/19 Q1/20 2020 Metric
Balance of Trade -46.00 -36.99 -36.99 -36.99 -36.99 -36.99 CFA Franc Billion
Consumer Price Index Cpi 107.40 106 108 114 111 114
Currency 539.00 545 549 553 541 561
Current Account to GDP -6.00 -6.2 -6.2 -6.2 -6.2 -6 Dec/19
Deposit Interest Rate 6.49 6.49 6.24 5.99 6.49 5.99 %
Food Inflation 7.50 0.6 1.6 2 2 3
GDP 5.46 5.2 5.2 5.2 5.2 5.4
GDP Annual Growth Rate 0.60 3.5 4 4 2 5
GDP Per Capita Ppp 1595.90 1570 1570 1570 1570 1590
GDP per capita 695.80 655 655 655 655 730
Government Budget -6.70 -4.7 -4.7 -4.7 -4.7 -4
Government Debt to GDP 29.50 37 37 37 37 25 Dec/19
Inflation Rate 1.90 2.3 0.8 1.7 1.6 1.7 Jan/21
Inflation Rate Mom 1.20 0.3 0.3 0.3 -0.4 1
Interest Rate 4.00 4 4 4 4 4 Dec/20
Military Expenditure 98.40 100 100 98 100 98
Population 8.28 8.67 8.67 8.46 8.67 8.65 Dec/20
Sales Tax Rate 18.00 18 18 18 18 18
Unemployment Rate 1.70 2 2 2 2.2 1.8 Dec/19