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Malawi Labour Force Participation Rate

1990 - 2016 | Yearly | % | World Bank

Malawi's Labour Force Participation Rate increased to 81.1 % in Dec 2016, compared with 81.0 % in the previous year. Malawi's Labour Force Participation Rate is updated yearly, available from Dec 1990 to Dec 2016, with an average rate of 80.8 % . The data reached the an all-time high of 82.7 % in Dec 2008 and a record low of 77.0 % in Dec 1998. Malawi's Labour Force Participation Rate is reported by reported by World Bank.

In the latest reports, Malawi's Population reached 18.1 million people in Dec 2016. Unemployment Rate of Malawi increased to 6.6 % in Dec 2013.

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What was Malawi’s Labour Force Participation Rate in 2016?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

81.1

2016

81.0

2015

77.0

1998

82.7

2008

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017

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Country Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Canada

66.9

Jul 2017

66.8

Jun 2017

59.9

Jan 1976

69.3

Jul 1989

%

monthly

Jan 1976 - Jul 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
France

72.0

Jun 2017

71.5

Mar 2017

69.5

Jun 2006

72.0

Jun 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Germany

60.8

Mar 2017

61.3

Dec 2016

58.2

Mar 2005

61.3

Dec 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Italy

65.3

Mar 2017

65.5

Dec 2016

57.2

Jun 1978

65.5

Dec 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 1977 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Japan

61.0

Jun 2017

60.8

May 2017

58.5

Dec 2012

66.1

Oct 1973

%

monthly

Jul 1972 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
United Kingdom

63.6

May 2017

63.6

Apr 2017

61.4

May 1983

64.5

Sep 1990

%

monthly

Feb 1971 - May 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Austria

75.5

Mar 2017

76.1

Dec 2016

70.2

Mar 2004

77.4

Sep 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Belgium

67.5

Mar 2017

68.4

Dec 2016

63.6

Jun 2001

68.4

Dec 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Bulgaria

55.8

Jun 2017

53.7

Mar 2017

47.5

Dec 2000

55.8

Jun 2017

%

quarterly

Jun 2000 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Cyprus

61.5

Mar 2017

62.9

Dec 2016

60.3

Mar 2016

64.7

Dec 2007

%

quarterly

Jun 2004 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Czech Republic

59.9

Mar 2017

60.2

Dec 2016

58.1

Mar 2012

60.2

Dec 2016

%

quarterly

Dec 2001 - Mar 2017

Updated on May 2017
Denmark

74.9

2015

74.7

2014

74.7

2014

79.0

2007

%

yearly

2006 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Estonia

63.7

Jun 2017

62.2

Mar 2017

56.9

Jun 2002

63.9

Sep 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Finland

68.6

Jun 2017

67.2

May 2017

63.5

Dec 2012

71.5

Jun 2008

%

monthly

May 2004 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Greece

59.8

May 2017

59.7

Apr 2017

57.4

Mar 2004

60.4

Oct 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - May 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Hungary

61.1

Mar 2017

61.5

Dec 2016

51.0

Jun 1998

61.5

Dec 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Mar 2017

Updated on May 2017
Iceland

85.5

Jun 2017

85.0

May 2017

76.1

Nov 2011

87.4

Jul 2007

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Ireland

59.8

Mar 2017

60.1

Dec 2016

56.8

Mar 1998

64.7

Sep 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Mar 2017

Updated on May 2017
Latvia

68.6

Jun 2017

68.0

Mar 2017

59.9

Mar 2002

68.6

Jun 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Lithuania

60.3

Mar 2017

60.4

Dec 2016

54.7

Dec 2006

61.1

Jun 1999

%

quarterly

Jun 1998 - Mar 2017

Updated on May 2017
Argentina

61.0

2016

61.0

2015

57.5

1992

62.2

2005

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Luxembourg

54.5

2016

54.8

2015

53.7

2000

55.6

2013

%

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Malta

68.7

Mar 2017

69.1

Dec 2016

57.2

Dec 2006

70.0

Sep 2016

%

quarterly

Dec 2000 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Bolivia

61.0

2015

65.8

2014

61.0

2015

67.8

2001

%

yearly

1999 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Netherlands

68.8

Jul 2017

68.1

Jun 2017

62.1

Jan 2005

68.8

Jul 2017

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jul 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Norway

64.8

2016

64.9

2015

61.5

1993

67.2

2008

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Brazil

61.7

Jun 2017

61.6

May 2017

60.9

Feb 2015

61.7

Jun 2017

%

monthly

Mar 2012 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Poland

56.2

Mar 2017

56.3

Dec 2016

53.2

Mar 2007

57.9

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Dec 1998 - Mar 2017

Updated on May 2017
Chile

59.6

Jun 2017

59.7

May 2017

56.1

Jul 2009

60.4

Feb 2014

%

monthly

Mar 2009 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Portugal

58.5

Mar 2017

58.6

Dec 2016

58.1

Mar 2016

61.6

Jun 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Mar 2017

Updated on May 2017
Colombia

64.8

Jun 2017

63.8

Mar 2017

57.5

Dec 2006

65.9

Dec 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Romania

52.9

Mar 2017

53.2

Dec 2016

52.7

Mar 2016

67.8

Sep 1996

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Mar 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Slovakia

59.9

Mar 2017

60.2

Dec 2016

58.5

Mar 2011

60.9

Sep 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Slovenia

57.7

Mar 2017

57.2

Dec 2016

55.8

Mar 2016

60.7

Sep 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Ecuador

64.3

2016

64.2

2015

63.7

1990

71.0

2006

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Mexico

59.4

Jun 2017

59.4

May 2017

58.2

Dec 2010

61.5

Jun 2012

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Spain

58.8

Jun 2017

58.8

Mar 2017

48.9

Jun 1985

60.5

Sep 2012

%

quarterly

Sep 1976 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Panama

64.4

2016

64.2

2015

61.9

2011

64.4

2016

%

yearly

2003 - 2016

Updated on 2016
Sweden

74.8

Jun 2017

72.6

May 2017

69.3

Jan 2012

74.8

Jun 2017

%

monthly

Apr 2005 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Paraguay

61.6

2015

61.6

2014

57.3

1999

64.3

2012

%

yearly

1999 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Switzerland

68.3

Jun 2017

68.4

Mar 2017

66.8

Mar 2010

68.8

Dec 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Peru

72.2

2016

71.6

2015

69.2

2001

74.1

2010

%

yearly

2001 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Uruguay

62.8

May 2017

63.8

Apr 2017

59.6

Jun 2006

65.7

Feb 2014

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - May 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Venezuela

62.7

Apr 2016

62.8

Mar 2016

62.6

Dec 2015

70.6

Oct 2003

%

monthly

Jan 1999 - Apr 2016

Updated on Jun 2016
Algeria

41.8

2016

41.8

2015

39.8

2003

43.2

2013

%

yearly

2003 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Australia

65.0

Jul 2017

65.0

Jun 2017

59.6

Jan 1984

66.2

Dec 2010

%

monthly

Feb 1978 - Jul 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Bangladesh

62.2

2016

62.2

2015

62.1

2014

75.6

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Brunei

63.4

2016

63.5

2015

63.4

2016

68.0

2000

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Cambodia

82.7

2015

82.6

2014

81.8

2008

87.5

2011

%

yearly

2007 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Bahrain

68.8

2016

69.2

2015

64.3

1990

71.0

2010

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
China

70.8

2016

70.9

2015

70.8

2016

79.4

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Botswana

77.5

2016

77.4

2015

73.5

1990

77.5

2016

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Hong Kong

61.3

Jul 2017

61.1

Jun 2017

59.5

Nov 2010

66.2

Sep 1984

%

monthly

Dec 1981 - Jul 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
India

53.8

2016

53.7

2015

53.7

2014

60.8

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Israel

64.2

Jun 2017

64.3

May 2017

62.6

Jan 2012

65.0

Jul 2016

%

monthly

Jan 2012 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Indonesia

69.0

Feb 2017

66.3

Aug 2016

65.8

Aug 2015

70.0

Feb 2011

%

semiannually

Feb 2005 - Feb 2017

Updated on May 2017
Jordan

40.1

2016

40.0

2015

39.2

1990

43.1

2009

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
South Korea

63.7

Jul 2017

63.8

Jun 2017

59.0

Jan 2011

63.8

Jun 2017

%

monthly

Jun 1999 - Jul 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Malawi

81.1

2016

81.0

2015

77.0

1998

82.7

2008

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Malaysia

67.8

Jun 2017

67.8

May 2017

67.6

Dec 2016

68.1

Aug 2015

%

monthly

Jan 2015 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Laos

77.6

2016

77.4

2015

77.2

2014

81.4

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Macau

71.2

Jun 2017

71.1

May 2017

60.8

Sep 2003

74.4

Dec 2014

%

monthly

Sep 1996 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Myanmar

77.8

2016

78.0

2015

76.1

1990

78.5

2009

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Nepal

83.0

2016

83.0

2015

83.0

2016

87.0

1995

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
New Zealand

69.8

Jun 2017

71.0

Mar 2017

62.6

Sep 1992

71.0

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Pakistan

54.1

2016

53.9

2015

49.2

1995

54.2

2011

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Philippines

61.4

Apr 2017

60.7

Jan 2017

60.7

Jan 2017

69.0

Apr 2004

%

quarterly

Jul 2003 - Apr 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Singapore

68.0

2016

68.3

2015

63.1

1998

68.3

2015

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2016
Sri Lanka

54.7

Mar 2017

54.0

Dec 2016

51.5

Jun 2012

54.7

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Taiwan

58.8

Jun 2017

58.7

May 2017

56.3

Apr 1982

61.8

Aug 1987

%

monthly

Jan 1978 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Thailand

68.8

Jul 2017

69.4

Jun 2017

67.7

Oct 2016

73.1

Jun 2013

%

monthly

Jan 2013 - Jul 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Vietnam

76.6

Mar 2017

76.8

Dec 2016

76.2

Jun 2015

78.8

Dec 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Mar 2017

Updated on May 2017
Albania

57.3

Mar 2017

57.2

Dec 2016

50.8

Mar 2014

58.7

Mar 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Armenia

58.9

Mar 2017

60.7

Dec 2016

56.7

Jun 2009

65.9

Sep 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Azerbaijan

65.2

2016

65.0

2015

60.9

1990

65.2

2016

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Belarus

83.3

2015

82.5

2014

76.1

2004

83.3

2015

%

yearly

2000 - 2015

Updated on 2016
Bosnia and Herzegovina

42.6

2017

43.1

2016

42.6

2017

44.6

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Croatia

50.6

Mar 2017

51.3

Dec 2016

49.5

Mar 2013

54.1

Sep 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Georgia

67.5

2016

67.8

2015

62.2

2006

67.8

2015

%

yearly

1998 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Kazakhstan

69.5

Jun 2017

69.4

Mar 2017

68.0

Mar 2002

72.8

Sep 2001

%

quarterly

Jun 2001 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Kyrgyzstan

62.4

2015

62.4

2014

62.4

2015

76.2

1996

%

yearly

1994 - 2015

Updated on 2016
Macedonia

56.7

Mar 2017

56.6

Dec 2016

50.3

Dec 2004

57.8

Dec 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Moldova

40.3

Mar 2017

40.0

Dec 2016

37.0

Mar 2012

61.4

Jun 2000

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Mongolia

61.6

Jun 2017

59.5

Mar 2017

59.2

Jun 2008

64.8

Sep 2011

%

quarterly

Sep 2006 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Mauritius

59.2

Mar 2017

59.8

Dec 2016

56.9

Dec 2004

61.0

Dec 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Montenegro

53.9

Mar 2017

54.0

Dec 2016

47.1

Mar 2011

55.9

Sep 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Russia

68.9

Jun 2017

68.8

May 2017

62.2

Feb 2017

70.3

Aug 2016

%

monthly

Aug 2009 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Serbia

51.8

Mar 2017

52.3

Dec 2016

50.8

Mar 2015

54.3

Sep 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Mar 2017

Updated on May 2017
Tajikistan

47.7

2015

47.8

2014

47.7

2015

78.5

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Turkey

53.0

May 2017

52.7

Apr 2017

42.4

Feb 2006

53.0

May 2017

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - May 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Ukraine

61.4

Mar 2017

62.2

Dec 2016

61.2

Mar 2005

65.3

Sep 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Morocco

47.7

Jun 2017

47.5

Mar 2017

46.0

Dec 2016

55.7

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Nigeria

56.4

2016

56.3

2015

54.8

2004

57.0

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Oman

69.2

2016

69.1

2015

54.9

2001

69.2

2016

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Qatar

89.1

2016

88.6

2015

79.7

2006

89.1

2016

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Saudi Arabia

54.5

2016

54.8

2015

50.1

1999

54.8

2015

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
South Africa

59.9

Jun 2017

60.5

Mar 2017

55.0

Dec 2010

60.5

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Sudan

48.2

2016

48.1

2015

47.9

2011

52.6

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Syria

41.7

2016

41.7

2015

41.7

2016

53.2

2001

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Tunisia

46.6

2014

47.8

2012

45.2

2000

47.8

2012

%

yearly

1999 - 2014

Updated on 2016
Yemen

41.8

2010

42.2

2009

39.2

2004

44.5

2005

%

yearly

2004 - 2010

Updated on 2014
United Arab Emirates

79.5

2016

80.1

2015

72.8

1990

80.8

2011

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Egypt

31.8

2016

32.0

2015

27.3

1989

33.4

2010

%

yearly

1989 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Kuwait

68.7

2016

69.2

2015

58.6

1990

69.2

2015

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Ivory Coast

67.0

2016

67.0

2015

66.4

1998

67.2

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
European Union

57.3

2016

57.4

2015

56.3

2002

57.5

1991

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Kenya

67.2

2016

67.1

2015

64.8

2005

75.2

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Iran

38.9

Mar 2017

38.9

Dec 2016

35.4

Mar 2014

42.6

Sep 2005

%

quarterly

Jun 2001 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Lebanon

47.2

2016

47.0

2015

42.5

1990

47.2

2016

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Kosovo

38.7

2016

37.6

2015

36.9

2012

52.8

2002

%

yearly

2002 - 2016

Updated on 2017

More Indicators for Malawi

Indicator Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Real GDP Growth

5.1

2016

3.1

2015

2.1

2012

9.5

2010

%

yearly

2003 - 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
GDP per Capita

378.50

2016

393.00

2015

45.03

1960

544.60

2011

USD

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 Savings Rate

12.7

2015

12.7

2014

1.3

1997

22.4

1978

%

yearly

1977 - 2015

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
Private Consumption: % of GDP

81.0

2016

78.9

2015

62.7

1978

93.3

2005

%

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
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
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
Population

18.1

2016

17.6

2015

3.0

1950

18.1

2016

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 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
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
Household Expenditure per Capita

348.61

2011

408.39

2005

348.61

2011

408.39

2005

USD

yearly

2005 - 2011

Updated on 2014
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth

11.3

Jun 2017

12.3

May 2017

-1.0

Dec 1989

98.1

Jul 1995

%

monthly

Jan 1981 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 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
Current Account Balance: % of GDP

-11.2

2015

-18.6

2014

-25.1

1979

-0.2

1998

%

yearly

1977 - 2015

Updated on 2017
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
Direct Investment Abroad

36.9

2012

49.6

2011

-1.3

2009

49.6

2011

USD mn

yearly

2003 - 2012

Updated on 2016
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
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 Jun 2017
Electricity Production

77

Jul 2015

108

Jun 2015

77

Jul 2015

167

Sep 2011

GWh

monthly

Jan 2004 - Jul 2015

Updated on Aug 2016
Equity Market Index

16,877.2

Jul 2017

15,772.5

Jun 2017

457.3

Jan 2004

16,877.2

Jul 2017

11Nov1996=100

monthly

Jan 2004 - Jul 2017

Updated on Jul 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 Jun 2017
External Debt: % of GDP

39.4

2014

33.6

2013

15.0

2006

39.4

2014

%

yearly

2006 - 2014

Updated on 2017
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP

0.4

2015

0.4

2014

0.4

2014

4.5

2002

%

yearly

2002 - 2015

Updated on 2017
External Debt: Short Term

26.2

2015

21.5

2014

0.0

1976

120.9

2002

USD mn

yearly

1970 - 2015

Updated on 2016
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

8.1

2015

9.9

2014

-1.3

1991

10.2

2011

%

yearly

1970 - 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
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
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
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
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
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
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
Foreign Exchange Reserves

643.9

Jun 2016

598.7

May 2016

10.4

Jan 1984

739.8

Jul 2015

USD mn

monthly

Jun 1965 - Jun 2016

Updated on May 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 Jun 2017
Policy Rate

22.00

Jul 2017

22.00

Jun 2017

8.00

Feb 1980

75.53

Feb 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1980 - Jul 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Foreign Portfolio Investment

0.76

2012

1.07

2011

-3.92

2005

1.07

2011

USD mn

yearly

2003 - 2012

Updated on 2016
Reserve Requirement Ratio

7.5

Jul 2017

7.5

Jun 2017

7.5

Jul 2017

35.0

May 2000

%

monthly

Jan 1989 - Jul 2017

Updated on Jul 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
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
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 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
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
Tourism Revenue Growth

8.3

2015

9.1

2014

-36.0

2005

68.0

1999

%

yearly

1996 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Tourism Revenue

39

2015

36

2014

22

1995

75

2004

USD mn

yearly

1995 - 2015

Updated on 2017
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
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 Jun 2017
Nominal GDP Growth

18.86

2016

26.76

2015

13.76

2012

45.43

2009

%

yearly

2003 - 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
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
Public Consumption Expenditure

880.13

2016

887.92

2015

28.14

1960

1,072.77

2011

USD mn

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
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
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 Feb 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 Jun 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 Jun 2017
CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change

11.19

May 2017

14.69

Apr 2017

11.19

May 2017

29.19

Jul 2016

%

monthly

Jan 2014 - May 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

10.42

2015

9.84

2014

2.32

2009

10.42

2015

%

yearly

2002 - 2015

Updated on 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
Forecast: Current Account Balance

-0.65

2022

-0.65

2021

-0.85

2016

-0.00

1998

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth

8.76

2022

8.87

2021

7.41

2010

83.15

1995

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Government Net Debt

3,980.11

2022

3,642.90

2021

137.13

2006

3,980.11

2022

MWK bn

yearly

2002 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Government Revenue

1,920.74

2022

1,697.32

2021

36.07

2002

1,920.74

2022

MWK bn

yearly

2002 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Government Expenditure

2,151.17

2022

1,865.51

2021

52.08

2002

2,151.17

2022

MWK bn

yearly

2002 - 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
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: 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: Population

22.09

2022

21.47

2021

6.56

1980

22.09

2022

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth

7.34

2022

5.59

2021

-27.74

2009

44.57

2007

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

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
Motor Vehicle Registered

139.00

2015

136.00

2014

69.00

2005

139.00

2015

Unit th

yearly

2005 - 2015

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
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
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
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
Exports: Television

56.12

2016

71.38

2015

5.63

2002

198.27

1996

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
Number of Subscriber Fixed Line

14,462.00

2015

64,247.00

2014

3,500.00

1960

227,295.00

2012

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Number of Subscriber Mobile

6,566,707.00

2015

5,632,514.00

2014

0.00

1994

6,566,707.00

2015

Person

yearly

1960 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Teledensity: Fixed Line

0.08

2015

0.38

2014

0.08

2015

1.43

2012

Number

yearly

1960 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Teledensity: Mobile

37.94

2015

33.47

2014

0.00

1994

37.94

2015

Number

yearly

1960 - 2015

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
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
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
Aluminum: Exports

11.05

2016

17.54

2015

0.33

2006

379.73

2000

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017