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National Accounts Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Nominal GDP

5,367.1

2016

6,432.8

2015

163.0

1960

8,003.3

2011

USD mn

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Real GDP Growth

5.1

2016

3.1

2015

2.1

2012

9.5

2010

%

yearly

2003 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Nominal GDP Growth

18.86

2016

26.76

2015

13.76

2012

45.43

2009

%

yearly

2003 - 2016

Updated on 2017
GDP per Capita

378.50

2016

393.00

2015

45.03

1960

544.60

2011

USD

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
GDP Deflator Growth

15.6

2016

22.8

2015

9.3

2003

34.2

2009

%

yearly

2003 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Private Consumption Expenditure

4,406.10

2016

5,027.83

2015

144.62

1960

6,513.48

2011

USD mn

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Private Consumption: % of GDP

81.0

2016

78.9

2015

62.7

1978

93.3

2005

%

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Public Consumption Expenditure

880.13

2016

887.92

2015

28.14

1960

1,072.77

2011

USD mn

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Public Consumption: % of GDP

16.2

2016

13.9

2015

9.4

2003

31.6

1994

%

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Investment: % of GDP

14.8

2016

13.7

2015

7.7

1964

38.4

1978

%

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Gross National Product

5,321.64

2016

6,206.64

2015

160.72

1960

7,887.73

2011

USD mn

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Gross Savings Rate

12.7

2015

12.7

2014

1.3

1997

22.4

1978

%

yearly

1977 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita

1,475.65

2022

1,409.67

2021

367.90

1980

1,475.65

2022

Intl $

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita

392.03

2022

375.95

2021

197.55

1994

493.84

2011

USD

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

5.50

2022

5.50

2021

-10.31

1994

13.83

1995

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Nominal GDP: USD mn

5,367.15

2016

6,432.75

2015

162.96

1960

8,003.30

2011

USD mn

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
GDP: Market Prices

3,818,492.00

2016

3,212,683.80

2015

204,382.00

2002

3,818,492.00

2016

MWK mn

yearly

2002 - 2016

Updated on 2017
GDP per Capita: USD

378.50

2016

393.00

2015

213.00

2003

544.60

2011

USD

yearly

2002 - 2016

Updated on 2017
GDP per Capita: USD: Extended History

378.50

2016

393.00

2015

45.03

1960

544.60

2011

USD

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
GDP Deflator: YoY

15.56

2016

22.76

2015

9.35

2003

34.25

2009

%

yearly

2003 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Production Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Industrial Production Index Growth

4.9

Jul 2016

-4.4

Jun 2016

-41.6

Apr 2014

52.7

Sep 2014

%

monthly

Jan 2014 - Jul 2016

Updated on Feb 2017
Minerals Production

60,884.00

2015

66,008.00

2014

31,335.00

2013

81,993.00

2011

Metric Ton

yearly

2009 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Electricity Generation

77.30

Jul 2015

108.40

Jun 2015

77.30

Jul 2015

166.50

Sep 2011

GWh

monthly

Jan 2004 - Jul 2015

Updated on Aug 2016
Electricity Consumption

71.60

Jul 2015

85.90

Jun 2015

71.20

Feb 2015

132.90

Nov 2009

kWh mn

monthly

Jan 2004 - Jul 2015

Updated on Aug 2016
Government and Public Finance Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP

-20.8

Mar 2017

-34.1

Feb 2017

-34.1

Feb 2017

23.9

Jun 2015

%

monthly

Apr 2005 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
National Government Debt

2,620.0

2014

2,030.0

2013

1,838.0

2010

2,620.0

2014

USD mn

yearly

2010 - 2014

Updated on 2015
Government Debt: % of GDP

66.0

2014

38.0

2013

33.6

2011

66.0

2014

%

yearly

2010 - 2014

Updated on 2016
Forecast: Government Expenditure

1,893.38

2022

1,756.80

2021

52.08

2002

1,893.38

2022

MWK bn

yearly

2002 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Government Net Debt

3,510.57

2022

3,304.36

2021

137.13

2006

3,510.57

2022

MWK bn

yearly

2002 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Government Revenue

1,753.11

2022

1,604.68

2021

36.07

2002

1,753.11

2022

MWK bn

yearly

2002 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Central Government: Revenue and Grants

72.20

Mar 2017

60.70

Feb 2017

5.80

Mar 2006

92.50

Jan 2017

MWK bn

monthly

Oct 2005 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Central Government: Expenditure: Interest Payments

16.10

Mar 2017

8.70

Feb 2017

0.20

Jun 2012

23.60

Jan 2017

MWK bn

monthly

Oct 2005 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Central Government: Deficit or Surplus

-20.80

Mar 2017

-34.10

Feb 2017

-40.40

Aug 2013

24.00

Jun 2015

MWK bn

monthly

Oct 2005 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Central Government: Net Financing

-17.20

Mar 2017

-67.10

Feb 2017

-67.10

Feb 2017

42.60

Mar 2016

MWK bn

monthly

Oct 2005 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Central Government: Revenue and Grants: Revenue

67.40

Mar 2017

58.50

Feb 2017

4.50

Oct 2005

77.40

Dec 2016

MWK bn

monthly

Oct 2005 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Central Government: Revenue and Grants: Grants

4.70

Mar 2017

2.20

Feb 2017

0.00

Mar 2009

30.40

May 2013

MWK bn

monthly

Oct 2005 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Central Government: Expenditure

93.00

Mar 2017

94.70

Feb 2017

7.90

Apr 2007

103.20

Aug 2016

MWK bn

monthly

Oct 2005 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Government Debt: USD mn

2,620.00

2014

2,030.00

2013

1,838.00

2010

2,620.00

2014

USD mn

yearly

2010 - 2014

Updated on 2015
Demographic and Labour Market Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Population

18.1

2016

17.6

2015

3.0

1950

18.1

2016

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Labour Force Participation Rate

81.1

2016

81.0

2015

77.0

1998

82.7

2008

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Unemployment Rate

6.60

2013

1.00

2011

1.00

2011

6.60

2013

%

yearly

2005 - 2013

Updated on 2016
Labour Productivity Growth

-0.81

2016

-0.38

2015

-10.64

1994

16.33

1995

%

yearly

1992 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Population

22.09

2022

21.47

2021

6.56

1980

22.09

2022

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Labour Force Participation Rate

82.90

2014

89.40

2013

82.00

2005

89.40

2013

%

yearly

2005 - 2014

Updated on 2017
Unemployment Rate

6.60

2013

1.00

2011

1.00

2011

6.60

2013

%

yearly

2005 - 2013

Updated on 2016
Domestic Trade and Household Survey Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Motor Vehicles Sales

3,900

2016

1,900

2015

1,400

2005

3,900

2016

Unit

yearly

2005 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

105.3

2016

11.8

2015

-34.8

2012

105.3

2016

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars

300.00

Dec 2016

300.00

Jun 2016

200.00

Jun 2012

800.00

Dec 2011

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2016

Updated on Mar 2017
Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars

3,600.00

Dec 2016

400.00

Jun 2016

400.00

Jun 2016

3,600.00

Dec 2016

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2016

Updated on Mar 2017
Household Expenditure per Capita

348.61

2011

408.39

2005

348.61

2011

408.39

2005

USD

yearly

2005 - 2011

Updated on 2014
Inflation Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth

9.3

Aug 2017

18.2

Jul 2017

-1.0

Dec 1989

98.1

Jul 1995

%

monthly

Jan 1981 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change

30.31

Jul 2017

9.23

Jun 2017

9.23

Jun 2017

30.31

Jul 2017

%

monthly

Jan 2014 - Jul 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth

8.76

2022

8.87

2021

7.41

2010

83.15

1995

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Consumer Price Index: YoY

10.20

Jul 2017

11.30

Jun 2017

6.30

Dec 2010

37.90

Feb 2013

%

monthly

Jan 2002 - Jul 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
CPI: Transport

213.80

Aug 2017

207.60

Jul 2017

114.30

Jan 2013

213.80

Aug 2017

2012=100

monthly

Jan 2013 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
CPI: Urban

270.30

Aug 2017

268.20

Jul 2017

120.10

Jan 2013

280.70

Feb 2017

2012=100

monthly

Jan 2013 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
CPI: Rural

238.20

Aug 2017

237.50

Jul 2017

113.20

Aug 2013

285.00

Feb 2017

2012=100

monthly

Jan 2013 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Consumer Price Index (CPI)

244.80

Aug 2017

261.40

Jul 2017

119.10

Aug 2013

277.10

Feb 2017

2012=100

monthly

Jan 2013 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverages

227.40

Aug 2017

273.40

Jul 2017

105.70

Aug 2013

294.80

Feb 2017

2012=100

monthly

Jan 2013 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
CPI: Alcoholic Beverages and Tobacco

211.20

Aug 2017

199.70

Jul 2017

114.10

Jan 2013

211.20

Aug 2017

2012=100

monthly

Jan 2013 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
CPI: Housing, Water and Electricity

340.30

Aug 2017

322.10

Jul 2017

128.70

Jan 2013

348.40

Apr 2017

2012=100

monthly

Jan 2013 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Foreign Trade Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Trade Balance

-89.8

Aug 2016

-76.8

Mar 2016

-212.7

Jun 2014

61.4

Sep 1996

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1964 - Aug 2016

Updated on Aug 2017
Total Imports

209.7

Aug 2016

131.1

Mar 2016

13.4

Apr 2001

312.3

Jun 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - Aug 2016

Updated on Jun 2017
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth

7.55

2022

6.11

2021

-27.74

2009

44.60

2007

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Total Exports

119.9

Aug 2016

54.3

Mar 2016

4.4

Apr 2008

185.2

Oct 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - Aug 2016

Updated on Jun 2017
Total Exports Growth

-7.3

Sep 2016

39.2

Aug 2016

-90.4

Apr 2008

919.4

Mar 2009

%

monthly

Jan 1995 - Sep 2016

Updated on Jun 2017
Aluminum: Exports

11.05

2016

17.54

2015

0.33

2006

379.73

2000

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Exports: Medicament

253.44

2016

603.33

2014

0.02

2001

603.33

2014

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Total Imports Growth

15.2

Sep 2016

104.0

Aug 2016

-64.3

Mar 2000

317.5

Mar 2001

%

monthly

Jan 1995 - Sep 2016

Updated on Jun 2017
Imports: Medicament

113,936.99

2016

100,075.15

2015

1,532.12

1998

138,872.08

2014

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

12,441.12

2016

13,871.73

2015

677.51

1995

14,080.10

2013

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Foreign Trade Balance

-52,012.50

Sep 2016

-64,727.20

Aug 2016

-84,615.90

Jun 2014

4,926.00

Nov 2009

MWK mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - Sep 2016

Updated on Jun 2017
Foreign Trade: Imports

116,845.00

Sep 2016

151,121.00

Aug 2016

191.04

Feb 1994

151,121.00

Aug 2016

MWK mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - Sep 2016

Updated on Jun 2017
Foreign Trade: Exports

64,833.00

Sep 2016

86,394.00

Aug 2016

104.08

Mar 1994

86,394.00

Aug 2016

MWK mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - Sep 2016

Updated on Jun 2017
Foreign Trade: Re-Exports

1,479.00

Sep 2016

4,189.00

Aug 2016

0.00

Jan 2014

9,009.70

Nov 2014

MWK mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - Sep 2016

Updated on Jun 2017
Balance of Payments Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Current Account Balance

-714.9

2015

-1,128.5

2014

-1,236.2

2013

-4.4

1998

USD mn

yearly

1977 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Current Account Balance: % of GDP

-11.2

2015

-18.6

2014

-25.1

1979

-0.2

1998

%

yearly

1977 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Foreign Direct Investment

518.7

2015

598.1

2014

-28.7

1991

812.8

2011

USD mn

yearly

1970 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

8.1

2015

9.9

2014

-1.3

1991

10.2

2011

%

yearly

1970 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Foreign Portfolio Investment

0.76

2012

1.07

2011

-3.92

2005

1.07

2011

USD mn

yearly

2003 - 2012

Updated on 2016
External Debt

1,556.4

2014

1,332.6

2013

531.9

2007

1,556.4

2014

USD mn

yearly

2007 - 2014

Updated on 2017
External Debt: % of GDP

39.4

2014

33.6

2013

15.0

2006

39.4

2014

%

yearly

2006 - 2014

Updated on 2017
Direct Investment Abroad

36.9

2012

49.6

2011

-1.3

2009

49.6

2011

USD mn

yearly

2003 - 2012

Updated on 2016
External Debt: Short Term

26.2

2015

21.5

2014

0.0

1976

120.9

2002

USD mn

yearly

1970 - 2015

Updated on 2016
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP

0.4

2015

0.4

2014

0.4

2014

4.5

2002

%

yearly

2002 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Current Account Balance

-0.66

2022

-0.63

2021

-0.80

2008

-0.00

1998

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Monetary Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio

14.7

Sep 2016

13.7

Jun 2016

3.1

Jun 2009

16.1

Jun 2014

%

quarterly

Dec 2003 - Sep 2016

Updated on Feb 2017
Money Supply M1

523.63

Mar 2017

512.44

Jan 2017

45.82

Nov 1984

1,022.41

Apr 2012

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1975 - Mar 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Money Supply M2

1,202.69

Mar 2017

1,161.47

Jan 2017

100.66

Feb 1976

1,917.35

Nov 2011

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1975 - Mar 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
M2 Growth

17.2

Mar/2017

18.0

Feb/2017

9.2

Jul/2010

46.2

Sep/2008

%

monthly

Jan/2005 - Mar/2017

Updated on Jun/2017
Reserve Requirement Ratio

7.5

Sep 2017

7.5

Aug 2017

7.5

Sep 2017

35.0

May 2000

%

monthly

Jan 1989 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves

643.9

Jun 2016

598.7

May 2016

10.4

Jan 1984

743.0

Jul 2015

USD mn

monthly

Jun 1965 - Jun 2016

Updated on Aug 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

10.42

2015

9.87

2014

2.32

2009

10.42

2015

%

yearly

2002 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

4.8

Mar 2016

4.1

Feb 2016

0.4

Nov 2008

20.1

Apr 2001

NA

monthly

Jan 1994 - Mar 2016

Updated on Aug 2017
Gold Reserves

22.78

Nov 2015

22.78

Oct 2015

0.00

Nov 1977

22.85

Mar 2013

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1972 - Nov 2015

Updated on Aug 2017
Total Deposits

94.25

Mar 2017

65.33

Jan 2017

13.45

Sep 2006

258.63

Mar 2012

USD mn

monthly

Feb 2005 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Domestic Credit

1,092.0

Mar 2017

990.4

Jan 2017

-0.9

Jan 2001

2,167.7

Apr 2012

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1975 - Mar 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Domestic Credit Growth

24.2

Mar 2017

25.6

Feb 2017

-77.0

Mar 2001

1,353.8

Mar 2002

%

monthly

Jan 1976 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Monetary Aggregates: M2

872.80

Mar 2017

868.70

Feb 2017

0.09

Feb 1976

897.30

Dec 2016

MWK bn

monthly

Jan 1975 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Monetary Aggregates: M1

380.00

Mar 2017

376.70

Feb 2017

0.06

Feb 1976

395.90

Dec 2016

MWK bn

monthly

Jan 1975 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Monetary Aggregates: Quasi Money

492.80

Mar 2017

492.00

Feb 2017

0.03

Jul 1975

501.40

Dec 2016

MWK bn

monthly

Jan 1975 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Monetary Aggregates: M2: YoY

17.20

Mar 2017

18.00

Feb 2017

9.20

Jul 2010

46.20

Sep 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Monetary Aggregates: Reserve Money

214.80

Mar 2017

202.70

Feb 2017

0.03

Jan 1977

240.60

Dec 2016

MWK bn

monthly

Jan 1975 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Monetary Aggregates: Money Multiplier

4.10

Mar 2017

4.30

Feb 2017

2.10

May 2005

4.60

Jan 2016

NA

monthly

Jan 2005 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Official Foreign Reserves: Months of Import

4.76

Mar 2016

4.07

Feb 2016

0.37

Nov 2008

20.14

Apr 2001

NA

monthly

Jan 1994 - Mar 2016

Updated on Aug 2017
Monetary Survey: Official Foreign Reserves

452,451.00

Sep 2016

459,145.90

Aug 2016

15.50

Feb 1982

462,854.70

Jul 2016

MWK mn

monthly

Jan 1975 - Sep 2016

Updated on Jun 2017
Monetary Survey: Net Domestic Assets: Domestic Credit

792.50

Mar 2017

800.40

Feb 2017

-0.07

Jan 2001

800.40

Feb 2017

MWK bn

monthly

Jan 1975 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Bank Deposits

68.40

Mar 2017

65.60

Feb 2017

1.86

Sep 2006

98.90

Mar 2015

MWK bn

monthly

Feb 2005 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Non Performing Loans Ratio

14.70

Sep 2016

13.70

Jun 2016

3.10

Jun 2009

16.10

Jun 2014

%

quarterly

Dec 2003 - Sep 2016

Updated on Feb 2017
Banking Statistics Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Liquid Assets Ratio

20.8

Sep 2016

22.5

Jun 2016

15.0

Jun 2011

34.8

Mar 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Sep 2016

Updated on Jun 2017
Capital Adequacy Ratio

17.1

Sep 2016

18.1

Jun 2016

15.9

Dec 2015

26.0

Mar 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Sep 2016

Updated on Feb 2017
Commercial Banks: Assets

1,253,942.00

Mar 2017

1,260,799.40

Feb 2017

78,081.40

Jan 2007

1,261,338.50

Dec 2016

MWK mn

monthly

Jan 2007 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Banking Sector: Return on Assets

3.20

Sep 2016

4.60

Jun 2016

2.10

Mar 2005

8.70

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Dec 2003 - Sep 2016

Updated on Feb 2017
Banking Sector: Return on Equity

21.70

Sep 2016

31.10

Jun 2016

15.50

Mar 2005

59.50

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Dec 2003 - Sep 2016

Updated on Feb 2017
Banking Sector: Capital Adequacy Ratio

17.10

Sep 2016

18.10

Jun 2016

15.90

Dec 2015

26.00

Mar 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Sep 2016

Updated on Feb 2017
Banking Sector: Capital Adequacy Ratio: Tier 1 Capital

13.90

Sep 2016

14.40

Jun 2016

12.50

Dec 2015

30.00

Mar 2005

%

quarterly

Dec 2003 - Sep 2016

Updated on Feb 2017
Interest and Foreign Exchange Rates Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Bank Lending Rate

33.60

Feb 2017

33.60

Jan 2017

16.50

Mar 1985

65.00

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1980 - Feb 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Exchange Rate against USD

725.705

Mar 2017

725.544

Jan 2017

0.714

Oct 1967

742.338

Feb 2016

MWK/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Mar 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Policy Rate

22.00

Sep 2017

22.00

Aug 2017

8.00

Feb 1980

75.53

Feb 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1980 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Short Term Interest Rate

23.99

Feb 2017

23.95

Jan 2017

5.66

Sep 2011

67.46

Dec 2000

% pa

monthly

Jan 1983 - Feb 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Policy Rate: Month End: Bank Rate

22.00

Sep 2017

22.00

Aug 2017

8.00

Feb 1980

75.53

Feb 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1980 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Commercial Banks: Avg Savings Deposits Rate

6.79

Feb 2017

6.79

Jan 2017

3.25

Dec 1990

45.00

Jul 1995

% pa

monthly

Jan 1980 - Feb 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Commercial Banks: Prime Lending Rate

33.60

Feb 2017

33.60

Jan 2017

16.50

Mar 1985

65.00

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1980 - Feb 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Short Term Interest Rate: Month End: Treasury Bills Yield: 91 Days

23.99

Feb 2017

23.95

Jan 2017

5.66

Sep 2011

67.46

Dec 2000

% pa

monthly

Jan 1983 - Feb 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Exchange Rate against US$: Monthly Average

725.71

Mar 2017

725.54

Jan 2017

0.71

Oct 1967

742.34

Feb 2016

MWK/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Mar 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Energy Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Electricity Production

77

Jul 2015

108

Jun 2015

77

Jul 2015

167

Sep 2011

GWh

monthly

Jan 2004 - Jul 2015

Updated on Aug 2016
Tourism Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Visitor Arrivals

805,000

2015

819,000

2014

192,000

1995

819,000

2014

Person

yearly

1995 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Visitor Arrivals Growth

-1.7

2015

3.0

2014

-10.2

2000

45.7

2006

%

yearly

1996 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Tourism Revenue

39

2015

36

2014

22

1995

75

2004

USD mn

yearly

1995 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Tourism Revenue Growth

8.3

2015

9.1

2014

-36.0

2005

68.0

1999

%

yearly

1996 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Financial Market Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Equity Market Index

19,920.4

Sep 2017

20,049.4

Aug 2017

457.3

Jan 2004

20,049.4

Aug 2017

11Nov1996=100

monthly

Jan 2004 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Market Capitalization: % of GDP

14.0

May 2016

14.0

Apr 2016

5.0

Jan 2004

48.6

Dec 2007

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - May 2016

Updated on Aug 2016
Equity Market Index: Month End: All Shares (MASI)

19,920.42

Sep 2017

20,049.44

Aug 2017

457.27

Jan 2004

20,049.44

Aug 2017

11Nov1996=100

monthly

Jan 2004 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Market Capitalization: Malawi Stock Exchange (MSE)

9,679,155.09

Mar 2017

8,530,208.72

Feb 2017

584,167.37

Jan 2004

9,679,155.09

Mar 2017

MWK mn

monthly

Jan 2004 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Shares Trading: Malawi Stock Exchange: Value

1,325,916.80

Sep 2017

1,587,733.42

Aug 2017

2,710.00

Feb 2004

31,210,863.82

Apr 2015

MWK th

monthly

Jan 2004 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Shares Trading: Malawi Stock Exchange: Volume

83,482,149.00

Sep 2017

43,516,315.00

Aug 2017

423,645.00

Feb 2004

2,076,225,070.00

Mar 2013

Unit

monthly

Jan 2004 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Transport and Telecommunications Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Motor Vehicle Registered

139.00

2015

136.00

2014

69.00

2005

139.00

2015

Unit th

yearly

2005 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Number of Subscriber Fixed Line

11,234.00

2016

14,462.00

2015

3,500.00

1960

227,295.00

2012

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Exports: ICT Goods

1,429.17

2015

8,435.08

2014

41.80

2003

8,435.08

2014

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Exports: Telecommunication Equipment

1,771.40

2016

205.70

2015

66.48

2002

4,011.22

2014

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Exports: Television

56.12

2016

71.38

2015

5.63

2002

198.27

1996

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Imports: ICT Goods

76,993.43

2015

93,620.12

2014

21,000.41

2000

111,932.96

2010

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Imports: Telecommunication Equipment

48,038.08

2016

49,918.89

2015

9,956.17

2000

76,690.93

2010

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Imports: Television

4,747.34

2016

4,687.26

2015

764.43

2001

5,268.79

2014

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Passenger Traffic: Rail

1,807.00

Apr 2016

1,295.00

Mar 2016

0.00

Feb 2012

1,807.00

Apr 2016

Person th

monthly

Jan 2007 - Apr 2016

Updated on Feb 2017
Passenger Traffic: Lake

2.00

Apr 2016

2.00

Mar 2016

1.00

Mar 2015

9.00

Nov 2008

Person th

monthly

Jan 2007 - Apr 2016

Updated on Feb 2017
Passenger Traffic: Air: Lilongwe

21.00

May 2016

18.00

Apr 2016

3.00

Nov 2011

28.21

Aug 2014

Person th

monthly

Jan 2007 - May 2016

Updated on Feb 2017
Freight Traffic: Air: Lilongwe

353.00

May 2016

216.00

Apr 2016

3.00

Nov 2011

33,829.00

May 2012

Ton

monthly

Jan 2007 - May 2016

Updated on Feb 2017
No of Newly Registered Motor Vehicles

2,386.00

Apr 2015

2,048.00

Mar 2015

11.00

Jan 2008

4,195.00

Oct 2011

Unit

monthly

Jan 2007 - Apr 2015

Updated on Aug 2016
No of Newly Registered Motor Vehicles: Passenger Cars

1,393.00

Apr 2015

1,131.00

Mar 2015

9.00

Jan 2008

2,047.00

Oct 2011

Unit

monthly

Jan 2007 - Apr 2015

Updated on Aug 2016
No of Newly Registered Motor Vehicles: Commercial Vehicles (CV)

584.00

Apr 2015

525.00

Mar 2015

1.00

Jan 2008

1,189.00

Oct 2011

Unit

monthly

Jan 2007 - Apr 2015

Updated on Aug 2016