Malawi

National Accounts Last Frequency Range
Nominal GDP (USD mn) yearly 1960 - 2018

7,191.1

USD mn 2018

yearly

1960 - 2018

Real GDP Growth (%) yearly 2003 - 2018

4.0

% 2018

yearly

2003 - 2018

Nominal GDP Growth (%) yearly 2003 - 2018

13.607

% 2018

yearly

2003 - 2018

GDP per Capita (USD) yearly 1960 - 2019

440.500

USD 2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

GDP Deflator Growth (%) yearly 2003 - 2018

9.2

% 2018

yearly

2003 - 2018

Private Consumption Expenditure (USD mn) yearly 1960 - 2019

6,072.721

USD mn 2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Private Consumption: % of GDP (%) yearly 1960 - 2019

79.2

% 2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Public Consumption Expenditure (USD mn) yearly 1960 - 2019

1,066.186

USD mn 2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Public Consumption: % of GDP (%) yearly 1960 - 2019

13.9

% 2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Investment: % of GDP (%) yearly 1960 - 2019

12.3

% 2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Gross Fixed Capital Formation (USD mn) yearly 1973 - 2019

943.616

USD mn 2019

yearly

1973 - 2019

Gross National Product (USD mn) yearly 1960 - 2019

7,485.079

USD mn 2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Gross Savings Rate (%) yearly 1977 - 2019

11.2

% 2019

yearly

1977 - 2019

Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita (PPP Intl $) yearly 1980 - 2025

1,247.856

PPP Intl $ 2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita (USD) yearly 1980 - 2025

413.160

USD 2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Forecast: Real GDP Growth (%) yearly 1980 - 2025

6.250

% 2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Total Trade of Goods & Services: % of Nominal GDP (%) yearly 1960 - 2017

71.596

% 2017

yearly

1960 - 2017

GDP: Market Prices (MWK mn) yearly 2002 - 2018

5,266,294.300

MWK mn 2018

yearly

2002 - 2018

GDP: 2010p: GVA: Construction (MWK mn) yearly 2009 - 2018

40,377.700

MWK mn 2018

yearly

2009 - 2018

GDP: 2010p: GVA: Transport and Storage (MWK mn) yearly 2009 - 2018

39,636.300

MWK mn 2018

yearly

2009 - 2018

GDP: 2010p: GVA: Information and Communication (MWK mn) yearly 2009 - 2018

65,880.300

MWK mn 2018

yearly

2009 - 2018

GDP: 2010p: GVA: Real Estate Activities (MWK mn) yearly 2009 - 2018

109,711.300

MWK mn 2018

yearly

2009 - 2018

GDP: 2010p: GVA: Public Administration and Defense (MWK mn) yearly 2009 - 2018

30,664.500

MWK mn 2018

yearly

2009 - 2018

Gross Domestic Product (GDP): 2010p (MWK mn) yearly 2009 - 2018

1,430,022.800

MWK mn 2018

yearly

2009 - 2018

GDP: 2010p: GVA: Human Health and Social Work Activities (MWK mn) yearly 2009 - 2018

39,951.500

MWK mn 2018

yearly

2009 - 2018

GDP: 2010p: Taxes less Subsidies on Products (MWK mn) yearly 2009 - 2018

101,812.700

MWK mn 2018

yearly

2009 - 2018

GDP: 2010p: GVA: Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (MWK mn) yearly 2009 - 2018

390,765.900

MWK mn 2018

yearly

2009 - 2018

GDP: 2010p: GVA: Manufacturing (MWK mn) yearly 2009 - 2018

129,992.600

MWK mn 2018

yearly

2009 - 2018

Production Last Frequency Range
Industrial Production Index Growth (%) monthly Jan 2014 - Dec 2018

-12.5

% Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 2014 - Dec 2018

Minerals Production (Metric Ton) yearly 2009 - 2018

51,563.000

Metric Ton 2018

yearly

2009 - 2018

Industrial Production Index (2012=100) monthly Jan 2013 - Dec 2018

115.800

2012=100 Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 2013 - Dec 2018

Industrial Production Index: Manufacturing: Beverages (2012=100) monthly Jan 2013 - Dec 2018

98.300

2012=100 Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 2013 - Dec 2018

Electricity Consumption (kWh mn) monthly Jan 2004 - Jul 2015

71.600

kWh mn Jul 2015

monthly

Jan 2004 - Jul 2015

Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) monthly Apr 2005 - Jul 2020

-5.0

% Jul 2020

monthly

Apr 2005 - Jul 2020

Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) monthly Oct 2005 - May 2020

-74.530

USD mn May 2020

monthly

Oct 2005 - May 2020

Tax Revenue (USD mn) yearly 2009 - 2019

1,321.054

USD mn 2019

yearly

2009 - 2019

Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) yearly 2009 - 2019

17.3

% 2019

yearly

2009 - 2019

National Government Debt (USD mn) yearly 2010 - 2014

2,620.0

USD mn 2014

yearly

2010 - 2014

Government Debt: % of GDP (%) yearly 2010 - 2014

66.0

% 2014

yearly

2010 - 2014

Forecast: Government Expenditure (MWK bn) yearly 2002 - 2025

2,943.203

MWK bn 2025

yearly

2002 - 2025

Forecast: Government Net Debt (MWK bn) yearly 2002 - 2025

7,373.027

MWK bn 2025

yearly

2002 - 2025

Forecast: Government Revenue (MWK bn) yearly 2002 - 2025

2,577.078

MWK bn 2025

yearly

2002 - 2025

Central Government: Revenue and Grants (MWK bn) monthly Oct 2005 - Jul 2020

107.800

MWK bn Jul 2020

monthly

Oct 2005 - Jul 2020

Central Government: Deficit or Surplus (MWK bn) monthly Oct 2005 - Jul 2020

-35.300

MWK bn Jul 2020

monthly

Oct 2005 - Jul 2020

Central Government: Net Financing (MWK bn) monthly Oct 2005 - Jul 2020

44.800

MWK bn Jul 2020

monthly

Oct 2005 - Jul 2020

Central Government: Revenue and Grants: Revenue (MWK bn) monthly Oct 2005 - Jul 2020

100.100

MWK bn Jul 2020

monthly

Oct 2005 - Jul 2020

Central Government: Expenditure (MWK bn) monthly Oct 2005 - Jul 2020

143.000

MWK bn Jul 2020

monthly

Oct 2005 - Jul 2020

Demographic and Labour Market Last Frequency Range
Population (Person mn) yearly 1950 - 2020

19.1

Person mn 2020

yearly

1950 - 2020

Labour Force Participation Rate (%) yearly 1990 - 2020

76.8

% 2020

yearly

1990 - 2020

Unemployment Rate (%) yearly 2005 - 2013

6.60

% 2013

yearly

2005 - 2013

Labour Productivity Growth (%) yearly 1992 - 2019

0.78

% 2019

yearly

1992 - 2019

Forecast: Population (Person mn) yearly 1980 - 2025

24.057

Person mn 2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Forecast: Employment (Person mn) yearly -

0.000

Person mn

yearly

-

Forecast: Unemployment Rate (%) yearly -

0.000

%

yearly

-

Domestic Trade and Household Survey Last Frequency Range
Motor Vehicles Sales (Unit) yearly 2005 - 2019

1,538

Unit 2019

yearly

2005 - 2019

Motor Vehicles Sales Growth (%) yearly 2006 - 2019

1.6

% 2019

yearly

2006 - 2019

Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars (Unit) semiannually Dec 2005 - Dec 2019

940.000

Unit Dec 2019

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2019

Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars (Unit) semiannually Dec 2005 - Dec 2019

598.000

Unit Dec 2019

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2019

Household Expenditure per Capita (USD) yearly 2005 - 2011

348.642

USD 2011

yearly

2005 - 2011

Inflation Last Frequency Range
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth (%) monthly Jan 1981 - Jul 2020

8.0

% Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1981 - Jul 2020

CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change (%) monthly Jan 2019 - Jul 2020

12.208

% Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 2019 - Jul 2020

Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth (%) yearly 1980 - 2025

4.957

% 2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) yearly 1980 - 2025

8.428

% 2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Trade Balance (USD mn) monthly Jan 1964 - May 2020

-123.8

USD mn May 2020

monthly

Jan 1964 - May 2020

Total Exports (USD mn) monthly Jan 1994 - May 2020

36.8

USD mn May 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - May 2020

Total Exports Growth (%) monthly Jan 1995 - May 2020

-61.1

% May 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - May 2020

Aluminum: Exports (USD th) yearly 1995 - 2019

31.730

USD th 2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Exports: Medicament (USD th) yearly 1995 - 2019

409.199

USD th 2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) yearly 1995 - 2019

141.758

USD th 2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Total Imports (USD mn) monthly Jan 1994 - May 2020

160.6

USD mn May 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - May 2020

Total Imports Growth (%) monthly Jan 1995 - May 2020

-33.6

% May 2020

monthly

Jan 1995 - May 2020

Imports: Medicament (USD th) yearly 1995 - 2019

193,573.847

USD th 2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) yearly 1995 - 2019

49,610.720

USD th 2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Total Exports to USA (USD mn) monthly Dec 1984 - Jun 2020

0.768

USD mn Jun 2020

monthly

Dec 1984 - Jun 2020

Total Imports from USA (USD mn) monthly Jul 1987 - Jun 2020

1.172

USD mn Jun 2020

monthly

Jul 1987 - Jun 2020

Total Exports to China (USD mn) monthly Jan 2008 - Jun 2020

0.485

USD mn Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2008 - Jun 2020

Total Imports from China (USD mn) monthly Feb 1999 - Jun 2020

18.444

USD mn Jun 2020

monthly

Feb 1999 - Jun 2020

Foreign Trade Balance (MWK mn) monthly Jan 1994 - May 2020

-91,841.500

MWK mn May 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - May 2020

Foreign Trade: Imports (MWK mn) monthly Jan 1994 - May 2020

119,133.700

MWK mn May 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - May 2020

Foreign Trade: Exports (MWK mn) monthly Jan 1994 - May 2020

27,292.200

MWK mn May 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - May 2020

Foreign Trade: Re-Exports (MWK mn) monthly Jan 1994 - May 2020

52.800

MWK mn May 2020

monthly

Jan 1994 - May 2020

Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) yearly 2003 - 2019

6.4

USD mn 2019

yearly

2003 - 2019

Current Account Balance (USD mn) yearly 1977 - 2019

-1,220.2

USD mn 2019

yearly

1977 - 2019

Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) yearly 1977 - 2018

-19.8

% 2018

yearly

1977 - 2018

Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) yearly 1970 - 2019

113.9

USD mn 2019

yearly

1970 - 2019

Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) yearly 1970 - 2018

1.4

% 2018

yearly

1970 - 2018

Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) yearly 2003 - 2015

0.5

USD mn 2015

yearly

2003 - 2015

Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) yearly 2003 - 2018

-0.5

% 2018

yearly

2003 - 2018

Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) yearly 2003 - 2018

-36.017

USD mn 2018

yearly

2003 - 2018

Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) yearly 2003 - 2019

455.995

USD mn 2019

yearly

2003 - 2019

External Debt (MWK mn) yearly 1984 - 2018

1,569,794.2

MWK mn 2018

yearly

1984 - 2018

External Debt: % of GDP (%) yearly 2006 - 2014

39.4

% 2014

yearly

2006 - 2014

External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) yearly 1970 - 2019

68.3

USD mn 2019

yearly

1970 - 2019

External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) yearly 2002 - 2018

0.4

% 2018

yearly

2002 - 2018

Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) yearly 1980 - 2025

-1.610

USD bn 2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Net International Investment Position (USD mn) yearly 2002 - 2019

-2,628.221

USD mn 2019

yearly

2002 - 2019

BoP: Current and Capital Account (MWK mn) yearly 2003 - 2012

-99,300.000

MWK mn 2012

yearly

2003 - 2012

Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) quarterly Dec 2003 - Jun 2020

6.6

% Jun 2020

quarterly

Dec 2003 - Jun 2020

Household Debt: % of GDP (%) yearly 2006 - 2011

0.3

% 2011

yearly

2006 - 2011

Non-Performing Loans (USD mn) quarterly Jun 2015 - Sep 2019

35.527

USD mn Sep 2019

quarterly

Jun 2015 - Sep 2019

Money Supply M1 (USD mn) monthly Jan 1975 - May 2020

905.283

USD mn May 2020

monthly

Jan 1975 - May 2020

Money Supply M2 (USD mn) monthly Jan 1975 - May 2020

1,868.249

USD mn May 2020

monthly

Jan 1975 - May 2020

M2 Growth (%) monthly Jan 1976 - Jul 2020

15.9

% Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1976 - Jul 2020

Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) monthly Jan 2019 - Aug 2020

3.8

% Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2019 - Aug 2020

Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) monthly Jun 1965 - Jun 2020

653.3

USD mn Jun 2020

monthly

Jun 1965 - Jun 2020

Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) yearly 2002 - 2018

10.431

% 2018

yearly

2002 - 2018

Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) monthly Jan 1994 - Dec 2019

2.8

NA Dec 2019

monthly

Jan 1994 - Dec 2019

Gold Reserves (USD mn) monthly Jan 1972 - Nov 2015

22.783

USD mn Nov 2015

monthly

Jan 1972 - Nov 2015

Total Deposits (USD mn) monthly Feb 2005 - May 2020

110.246

USD mn May 2020

monthly

Feb 2005 - May 2020

Total Deposits Growth (%) monthly Feb 2006 - Jul 2020

-25.9

% Jul 2020

monthly

Feb 2006 - Jul 2020

Domestic Credit (USD mn) monthly Jan 1975 - May 2020

2,024.7

USD mn May 2020

monthly

Jan 1975 - May 2020

Domestic Credit Growth (%) monthly Jan 1976 - Jul 2020

32.8

% Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1976 - Jul 2020

Household Debt (USD mn) monthly Jan 2006 - Dec 2011

17.6

USD mn Dec 2011

monthly

Jan 2006 - Dec 2011

Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) yearly 1965 - 2016

10.47

% 2016

yearly

1965 - 2016

Monetary Aggregates: M2 (MWK bn) monthly Jan 1975 - Jul 2020

1,454.500

MWK bn Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1975 - Jul 2020

Monetary Aggregates: M1 (MWK bn) monthly Jan 1975 - Jul 2020

711.400

MWK bn Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1975 - Jul 2020

Monetary Aggregates: Quasi Money (MWK bn) monthly Jan 1975 - Jul 2020

743.100

MWK bn Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1975 - Jul 2020

Monetary Survey: Official Foreign Reserves (MWK mn) monthly Jan 1975 - Jun 2020

485,414.000

MWK mn Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1975 - Jun 2020

Monetary Survey: Net Domestic Assets: Domestic Credit (MWK bn) monthly Jan 1975 - Jul 2020

1,538.200

MWK bn Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1975 - Jul 2020

Bank Deposits (MWK bn) monthly Feb 2005 - Jul 2020

49.700

MWK bn Jul 2020

monthly

Feb 2005 - Jul 2020

Banking Statistics Last Frequency Range
Liquid Assets Ratio (%) quarterly Mar 2007 - Jun 2020

39.4

% Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Jun 2020

Capital Adequacy Ratio (%) quarterly Mar 2006 - Jun 2020

22.0

% Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Jun 2020

Commercial Banks: Assets (MWK mn) monthly Jan 2007 - Jun 2020

2,036,444.100

MWK mn Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 2007 - Jun 2020

Banking Sector: Return on Assets (%) quarterly Dec 2003 - Jun 2020

3.200

% Jun 2020

quarterly

Dec 2003 - Jun 2020

Banking Sector: Return on Equity (%) quarterly Dec 2003 - Jun 2020

23.600

% Jun 2020

quarterly

Dec 2003 - Jun 2020

Banking Sector: Capital Adequacy Ratio: Tier 1 Capital (%) quarterly Dec 2003 - Jun 2020

18.800

% Jun 2020

quarterly

Dec 2003 - Jun 2020

Interest and Foreign Exchange Rates Last Frequency Range
Bank Lending Rate (% pa) monthly Jan 1980 - Jul 2020

13.400

% pa Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1980 - Jul 2020

Exchange Rate against USD (MWK/USD) monthly Jan 1957 - May 2020

741.978

MWK/USD May 2020

monthly

Jan 1957 - May 2020

Policy Rate (% pa) monthly Jan 1980 - Aug 2020

13.50

% pa Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1980 - Aug 2020

Short Term Interest Rate (% pa) monthly Jan 1983 - Jun 2020

7.54

% pa Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1983 - Jun 2020

Commercial Banks: Avg Savings Deposits Rate (% pa) monthly Jan 1980 - Jul 2020

4.470

% pa Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1980 - Jul 2020

Commercial Banks: Prime Lending Rate (% pa) monthly Jan 1980 - Jul 2020

13.400

% pa Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1980 - Jul 2020

Energy Last Frequency Range
Electricity Production (GWh) monthly Jan 2004 - Mar 2020

132

GWh Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 2004 - Mar 2020

Crude Oil: Production (%) monthly Jan 2014 - Dec 2018

-12.472

% Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 2014 - Dec 2018

Tourism Last Frequency Range
Visitor Arrivals (Person) yearly 1995 - 2018

871,000

Person 2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Visitor Arrivals Growth (%) yearly 1996 - 2018

4.1

% 2018

yearly

1996 - 2018

Tourism Revenue (USD mn) yearly 1995 - 2018

43

USD mn 2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Tourism Revenue Growth (%) yearly 1996 - 2018

22.9

% 2018

yearly

1996 - 2018

Financial Market Last Frequency Range
Equity Market Index (11Nov1996=100) monthly Jan 2004 - Aug 2020

31,328.1

11Nov1996=100 Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2004 - Aug 2020

Market Capitalization: % of GDP (%) monthly Jan 2004 - Aug 2020

22.4

% Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2004 - Aug 2020

Market Capitalization (USD mn) monthly Jan 2004 - Aug 2020

2,269.620

USD mn Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2004 - Aug 2020

Shares Trading: Malawi Stock Exchange: Value (MWK th) monthly Jan 2004 - Jul 2020

1,263,639.880

MWK th Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 2004 - Jul 2020

Shares Trading: Malawi Stock Exchange: Volume (Unit) monthly Jan 2004 - Jul 2020

62,683,022.000

Unit Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 2004 - Jul 2020

Transport and Telecommunications Last Frequency Range
Motor Vehicle Registered (Unit th) yearly 2005 - 2015

139.000

Unit th 2015

yearly

2005 - 2015

Number of Subscriber Fixed Line (Unit) yearly 1960 - 2019

13,101.000

Unit 2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Number of Subscriber Mobile (Person) yearly 1960 - 2019

8,901,027.000

Person 2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Teledensity: Fixed Line (Number) yearly 1960 - 2019

0.070

Number 2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Teledensity: Mobile (Number) yearly 1960 - 2019

47.781

Number 2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Exports: ICT Goods (USD th) yearly 2000 - 2017

712.732

USD th 2017

yearly

2000 - 2017

Exports: Telecommunication Equipment (USD th) yearly 1995 - 2019

466.962

USD th 2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Exports: Television (USD th) yearly 1995 - 2019

113.155

USD th 2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Imports: ICT Goods (USD th) yearly 2000 - 2017

102,112.327

USD th 2017

yearly

2000 - 2017

Imports: Telecommunication Equipment (USD th) yearly 1995 - 2019

72,614.820

USD th 2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Imports: Television (USD th) yearly 1995 - 2019

5,370.599

USD th 2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Passenger Traffic: Rail (Person th) monthly Jan 2007 - Dec 2019

23.000

Person th Dec 2019

monthly

Jan 2007 - Dec 2019

Passenger Traffic: Lake (Person th) monthly Jan 2007 - Sep 2018

8.000

Person th Sep 2018

monthly

Jan 2007 - Sep 2018

Passenger Traffic: Air: Lilongwe (Person th) monthly Jan 2007 - Dec 2017

30.000

Person th Dec 2017

monthly

Jan 2007 - Dec 2017

Freight Traffic: Air: Lilongwe (Ton) monthly Jan 2007 - May 2016

353.430

Ton May 2016

monthly

Jan 2007 - May 2016

No of Newly Registered Motor Vehicles (Unit) monthly Jan 2007 - Apr 2015

2,386.000

Unit Apr 2015

monthly

Jan 2007 - Apr 2015

No of Newly Registered Motor Vehicles: Passenger Cars (Unit) monthly Jan 2007 - Apr 2015

1,393.000

Unit Apr 2015

monthly

Jan 2007 - Apr 2015

No of Newly Registered Motor Vehicles: Commercial Vehicles (CV) (Unit) monthly Jan 2007 - Apr 2015

584.000

Unit Apr 2015

monthly

Jan 2007 - Apr 2015

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