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Malawi Labour Force Participation Rate

1990 - 2017 | Yearly | % | World Bank

Malawi's Labour Force Participation Rate increased to 77.0 % in Dec 2017, compared with 76.8 % in the previous year. Malawi's Labour Force Participation Rate is updated yearly, available from Dec 1990 to Dec 2017, with an average rate of 77.2 % . The data reached the an all-time high of 77.5 % in Dec 2013 and a record low of 76.8 % in Dec 2016. Malawi's Labour Force Participation Rate is reported by reported by World Bank.

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What was Malawi's Labour Force Participation Rate in 2017?

Last

77.0

2017
Previous

76.8

2016
Min

76.8

2016
Max

77.5

2013
Unit

%

Frequency

yearly

Range

1990 - 2017

Updated on 19 Apr 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

77.0

2017

76.8

2016

76.8

2016

77.5

2013

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 19 Apr 2018

View Malawi's Labour Force Participation Rate from 1990 to 2017 in the chart:

Malawi Labour Force Participation Rate

Series Details
Series ID

366717367

Name

Malawi Labour Force Participation Rate

Country

Malawi

Frequency

Yearly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

World Bank

First Date

1990

Last Date

2017

Last Updated

19 Apr 2018

Statistics
Mean

77.2

Variance

0.0

Standard deviation

0.1

Skewness

-0.5

Kurtosis

1.0

Coefficient variation

0.0

Median

77.2

Max
2013

77.5

Min
2016

76.8

Previous observation
2016

76.8

Last observation
2017

77.0

Number of Observations

28

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Country/Region Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Albania

59.1

Dec 2017

58.7

Sep 2017

50.8

Mar 2014

59.1

Dec 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-12
Algeria

41.8

2017

41.8

2016

39.8

2003

43.2

2013

%

yearly

2003 - 2017

Updated on 2017-12-21
Argentina

59.8

2017

60.0

2016

59.4

1990

62.4

2004

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Armenia

60.9

Dec 2017

63.4

Sep 2017

56.7

Jun 2009

65.9

Sep 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Australia

65.8

Mar 2018

66.2

Feb 2018

59.6

Jan 1984

66.3

Dec 2017

%

monthly

Feb 1978 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-19
Austria

76.8

Dec 2017

77.1

Sep 2017

70.2

Mar 2004

77.4

Sep 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-21
Azerbaijan

66.1

2017

66.2

2016

60.8

1990

66.2

2016

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Bahrain

72.2

2017

71.9

2016

64.5

1991

72.2

2010

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Bangladesh

56.5

2017

56.4

2016

56.4

2016

57.6

2004

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Belarus

82.8

2016

83.3

2015

76.1

2004

83.3

2015

%

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-26
Belgium

68.6

Dec 2017

68.4

Sep 2017

63.6

Jun 2001

68.6

Dec 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Bolivia

65.6

2016

61.0

2015

61.0

2015

67.8

2001

%

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2017-10-17
Bosnia and Herzegovina

42.6

2017

43.1

2016

42.6

2017

44.6

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2017-07-11
Botswana

71.9

2017

71.6

2016

59.0

2000

71.9

2017

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Brazil

61.6

Mar 2018

61.6

Feb 2018

60.9

Feb 2015

61.9

Nov 2017

%

monthly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-27
Brunei

67.1

2017

67.2

2016

65.0

1990

68.0

2000

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Bulgaria

54.6

Mar 2018

55.5

Dec 2017

47.5

Dec 2000

56.5

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Jun 2000 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-15
Cambodia

84.0

2016

82.7

2015

81.8

2008

87.5

2011

%

yearly

2007 - 2016

Updated on 2018-05-23
Canada

64.8

Mar 2018

64.6

Feb 2018

59.9

Jan 1976

69.3

Jul 1989

%

monthly

Jan 1976 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-06
Chile

59.9

Mar 2018

60.1

Feb 2018

56.1

Jul 2009

60.4

Feb 2014

%

monthly

Mar 2009 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
China

68.9

2017

69.4

2016

68.9

2017

79.1

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Colombia

63.2

Mar 2018

64.9

Dec 2017

57.5

Dec 2006

65.9

Dec 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-10
Croatia

52.0

Dec 2017

52.2

Sep 2017

49.5

Mar 2013

54.1

Sep 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-12
Cyprus

61.5

Dec 2017

61.9

Sep 2017

60.3

Mar 2016

64.7

Dec 2007

%

quarterly

Jun 2004 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-09
Czech Republic

60.4

Dec 2017

60.6

Sep 2017

58.1

Mar 2012

60.6

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Dec 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-10
Denmark

75.5

2016

74.9

2015

74.7

2014

79.0

2007

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-01
Ecuador

68.3

2017

68.5

2016

63.5

1990

70.3

2006

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-27
Egypt

31.8

2016

32.0

2015

27.3

1989

33.4

2010

%

yearly

1989 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-12
Estonia

63.9

Dec 2017

63.8

Sep 2017

56.9

Jun 2002

63.9

Dec 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-14
European Union

57.3

2017

57.5

2016

56.2

1997

57.7

1991

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Finland

65.9

Mar 2018

65.5

Feb 2018

63.5

Dec 2012

71.5

Jun 2008

%

monthly

May 2004 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-24
France

72.0

Dec 2017

71.9

Sep 2017

69.5

Jun 2006

72.0

Dec 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-15
Georgia

67.5

2016

67.8

2015

62.2

2006

67.8

2015

%

yearly

1998 - 2016

Updated on 2017-05-25
Germany

61.7

Dec 2017

61.5

Sep 2017

58.2

Mar 2005

61.7

Dec 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Greece

58.7

Feb 2018

59.4

Jan 2018

57.4

Mar 2004

60.4

Oct 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-05-10
Hong Kong

61.4

Mar 2018

61.3

Feb 2018

59.5

Nov 2010

66.2

Sep 1984

%

monthly

Dec 1981 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-19
Hungary

62.0

Mar 2018

62.1

Dec 2017

51.0

Jun 1998

62.3

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-03
Iceland

81.4

Mar 2018

79.3

Feb 2018

76.1

Nov 2011

87.4

Jul 2007

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-26
India

53.8

2017

53.9

2016

53.8

2017

60.8

1994

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Indonesia

69.2

Feb 2018

66.7

Aug 2017

65.8

Aug 2015

70.0

Feb 2011

%

semiannually

Feb 2005 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-05-07
Iran

40.1

Dec 2017

41.0

Sep 2017

35.4

Mar 2014

42.6

Sep 2005

%

quarterly

Jun 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-25
Israel

63.4

Mar 2018

64.0

Feb 2018

62.6

Jan 2012

65.0

Jul 2016

%

monthly

Jan 2012 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Italy

65.7

Dec 2017

65.4

Sep 2017

57.2

Jun 1978

65.7

Dec 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 1977 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Ivory Coast

57.3

2017

57.4

2016

57.3

2017

67.8

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Japan

61.2

Mar 2018

60.8

Feb 2018

58.5

Dec 2012

66.1

Oct 1973

%

monthly

Jul 1972 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-26
Jordan

39.1

2017

39.2

2016

39.1

2017

42.6

1996

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Kazakhstan

69.8

Dec 2017

69.8

Sep 2017

68.0

Mar 2002

72.8

Sep 2001

%

quarterly

Jun 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-12
Kenya

65.4

2017

65.4

2016

64.8

2005

73.8

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
South Korea

63.1

Mar 2018

62.0

Feb 2018

59.2

Jan 2011

63.9

Jun 2017

%

monthly

Jun 1999 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-10
Kosovo

38.7

2016

37.6

2015

36.9

2012

52.8

2002

%

yearly

2002 - 2016

Updated on 2017-05-15
Kuwait

69.0

2017

69.6

2016

64.3

1990

70.6

2014

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Kyrgyzstan

61.5

2016

62.4

2015

61.5

2016

76.2

1996

%

yearly

1994 - 2016

Updated on 2017-12-27
Laos

78.3

2017

78.1

2016

78.1

2011

81.2

1991

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Latvia

69.3

Dec 2017

69.5

Sep 2017

59.9

Mar 2002

69.5

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-22
Lebanon

47.2

2017

47.1

2016

43.6

1996

47.2

2017

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Lithuania

60.6

Dec 2017

60.6

Sep 2017

54.7

Dec 2006

61.1

Jun 1999

%

quarterly

Jun 1998 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-15
Luxembourg

54.8

2017

54.6

2016

53.7

2000

55.6

2013

%

yearly

2000 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Macau

70.6

Mar 2018

70.2

Feb 2018

60.8

Sep 2003

74.4

Dec 2014

%

monthly

Sep 1996 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-27
Macedonia

56.8

Dec 2017

56.8

Sep 2017

50.3

Dec 2004

57.8

Dec 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-09
Malawi

77.0

2017

76.8

2016

76.8

2016

77.5

2013

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Malaysia

68.2

Feb 2018

68.2

Jan 2018

67.6

Dec 2016

68.2

Feb 2018

%

monthly

Jan 2015 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-16
Malta

72.0

Dec 2017

71.1

Sep 2017

57.2

Dec 2006

72.0

Dec 2017

%

quarterly

Dec 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Mauritius

59.5

Dec 2017

59.2

Sep 2017

56.9

Dec 2004

61.0

Dec 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Mexico

59.0

Mar 2018

59.2

Feb 2018

58.2

Dec 2010

61.5

Jun 2012

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-26
Moldova

40.6

Dec 2017

43.9

Sep 2017

37.0

Mar 2012

61.4

Jun 2000

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-06
Mongolia

60.6

Mar 2018

62.4

Dec 2017

59.2

Jun 2008

64.8

Sep 2011

%

quarterly

Sep 2006 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-15
Montenegro

53.5

Dec 2017

56.4

Sep 2017

47.1

Mar 2011

56.4

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Morocco

45.5

Sep 2017

47.3

Jun 2017

45.5

Sep 2017

55.7

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2017-11-06
Myanmar

65.1

2017

65.3

2016

65.1

2017

73.4

1991

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-26
Nepal

84.2

2017

84.3

2016

83.0

2008

86.2

1995

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Netherlands

68.4

Mar 2018

68.2

Feb 2018

62.1

Jan 2005

68.8

Jul 2017

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-19
New Zealand

71.2

Mar 2018

71.3

Dec 2017

62.6

Sep 1992

71.3

Dec 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-01
Nigeria

55.1

2017

55.2

2016

54.7

2004

56.4

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Norway

64.2

2017

64.4

2016

61.6

1993

67.4

2008

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Oman

70.2

2017

69.8

2016

54.9

2001

70.2

2017

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Pakistan

54.4

2017

54.4

2016

49.2

1995

54.4

2017

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Panama

64.4

2016

64.2

2015

61.9

2011

64.4

2016

%

yearly

2003 - 2016

Updated on 2016-12-07
Paraguay

63.1

2017

62.6

2016

57.3

1999

64.4

2012

%

yearly

1998 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-10
Peru

72.2

2016

71.6

2015

69.2

2001

74.1

2010

%

yearly

2001 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-25
Philippines

62.2

Jan 2018

62.1

Oct 2017

60.6

Jul 2017

69.0

Apr 2004

%

quarterly

Jul 2003 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-04-16
Poland

56.2

Dec 2017

56.7

Sep 2017

53.2

Mar 2007

57.9

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Dec 1998 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-23
Portugal

59.0

Dec 2017

59.3

Sep 2017

58.1

Mar 2016

61.6

Jun 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-07
Qatar

89.1

2016

88.6

2015

79.7

2006

89.1

2016

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017-07-18
Romania

56.1

Sep 2017

56.6

Jun 2017

52.7

Mar 2016

67.8

Sep 1996

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-02-09
Russia

69.3

Dec 2017

69.2

Nov 2017

66.8

Feb 2010

70.3

Aug 2016

%

monthly

Aug 2009 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Saudi Arabia

56.1

2017

55.9

2016

48.8

1999

56.1

2017

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Serbia

54.2

Dec 2017

55.3

Sep 2017

50.8

Mar 2015

55.3

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-05
Singapore

67.7

2017

68.0

2016

63.1

1998

68.3

2015

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-01-26
Slovakia

59.9

Dec 2017

60.1

Sep 2017

58.5

Mar 2011

60.9

Sep 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-16
Slovenia

58.8

Dec 2017

59.2

Sep 2017

55.8

Mar 2016

60.7

Sep 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
South Africa

58.8

Dec 2017

59.9

Sep 2017

55.0

Dec 2010

60.5

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-13
Spain

58.5

Mar 2018

58.8

Dec 2017

48.9

Jun 1985

60.5

Sep 2012

%

quarterly

Sep 1976 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-26
Sri Lanka

54.1

Dec 2017

53.6

Sep 2017

51.5

Jun 2012

54.7

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Sudan

46.5

2017

46.6

2016

46.5

2017

51.7

1996

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Sweden

72.4

Mar 2018

72.2

Feb 2018

69.3

Jan 2012

74.8

Jun 2017

%

monthly

Apr 2005 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-24
Switzerland

68.6

Dec 2017

68.6

Sep 2017

66.8

Mar 2010

68.8

Dec 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-15
Syria

41.1

2017

41.5

2016

41.1

2017

54.2

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Taiwan

58.9

Mar 2018

58.9

Feb 2018

56.3

Apr 1982

61.8

Aug 1987

%

monthly

Jan 1978 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-23
Tajikistan

46.7

2016

47.7

2015

46.7

2016

78.5

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Thailand

67.6

Apr 2018

67.8

Mar 2018

66.4

Oct 2017

73.1

Jun 2013

%

monthly

Jan 2013 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-07
Tunisia

46.6

2014

47.8

2012

45.2

2000

47.8

2012

%

yearly

1999 - 2014

Updated on 2017-10-19
Turkey

52.1

Jan 2018

52.4

Dec 2017

42.4

Feb 2006

53.7

Aug 2017

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-04-16
Ukraine

61.5

Dec 2017

62.2

Sep 2017

61.2

Mar 2005

65.3

Sep 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
United Arab Emirates

79.7

2017

80.4

2016

73.1

1990

82.2

2010

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
United Kingdom

63.6

Jan 2018

63.7

Dec 2017

61.4

May 1983

64.5

Sep 1990

%

monthly

Feb 1971 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-04-17
United States

62.7

Apr 2018

62.8

Mar 2018

57.2

Jan 1948

68.1

Jul 1997

%

monthly

Jan 1948 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-04
Uruguay

63.2

Feb 2018

62.6

Jan 2018

59.6

Jun 2006

65.7

Feb 2014

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-11
Venezuela

62.7

Apr 2016

62.8

Mar 2016

62.6

Dec 2015

70.6

Oct 2003

%

monthly

Jan 1999 - Apr 2016

Updated on 2016-06-29
Vietnam

76.9

Dec 2017

76.7

Sep 2017

76.2

Jun 2015

78.8

Dec 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Yemen

41.8

2010

42.2

2009

39.2

2004

44.5

2005

%

yearly

2004 - 2010

Updated on 2014-06-17

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Indicator Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Aluminum: Exports

11.17

2016

17.54

2015

0.33

2006

379.73

2000

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-10-27
Bank Lending Rate

27.95

Aug 2017

28.18

Jul 2017

16.50

Mar 1985

65.00

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1980 - Aug 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change

-62.38

Feb 2018

-62.27

Jan 2018

-62.38

Feb 2018

30.31

Jul 2017

%

monthly

Jan 2014 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-20
Capital Adequacy Ratio

19.5

Mar 2017

16.8

Dec 2016

15.9

Dec 2015

26.0

Mar 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Mar 2017

Updated on 2017-11-03
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP

-0.4

Aug 2017

-0.6

Jul 2017

-34.4

Aug 2016

23.9

Jun 2015

%

monthly

Apr 2005 - Aug 2017

Updated on 2017-11-03
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth

-61.5

Feb 2018

-61.4

Jan 2018

-61.5

Feb 2018

98.1

Jul 1995

%

monthly

Jan 1981 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-20
Current Account Balance

-737.2

2016

-930.2

2015

-1,236.2

2013

-4.4

1998

USD mn

yearly

1977 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Current Account Balance: % of GDP

-13.6

2016

-14.6

2015

-25.1

1979

-0.2

1998

%

yearly

1977 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Direct Investment Abroad

36.9

2012

49.6

2011

-1.3

2009

49.6

2011

USD mn

yearly

2003 - 2012

Updated on 2018-04-20
Domestic Credit

1,237.9

Aug 2017

1,224.6

Jul 2017

-0.9

Jan 2001

2,167.7

Apr 2012

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1975 - Aug 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Domestic Credit Growth

35.5

Aug 2017

39.8

Jul 2017

-77.0

Mar 2001

1,353.8

Mar 2002

%

monthly

Jan 1976 - Aug 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Electricity Production

77

Jul 2015

108

Jun 2015

77

Jul 2015

167

Sep 2011

GWh

monthly

Jan 2004 - Jul 2015

Updated on 2016-08-24
Equity Market Index

27,092.2

Mar 2018

23,182.6

Feb 2018

457.3

Jan 2004

27,092.2

Mar 2018

11Nov1996=100

monthly

Jan 2004 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Exchange Rate against USD

731.640

Mar 2018

731.490

Feb 2018

0.714

Oct 1967

747.820

Feb 2016

MWK/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-20
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 2017-02-22
Exports: Medicament

253.44

2016

603.33

2014

0.02

2001

603.33

2014

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-16
Exports: Telecommunication Equipment

1,771.40

2016

205.70

2015

66.48

2002

4,011.22

2014

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-15
Exports: Television

56.12

2016

71.38

2015

5.63

2002

198.27

1996

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-15
External Debt

1,556.4

2014

1,332.6

2013

531.9

2007

1,556.4

2014

USD mn

yearly

2007 - 2014

Updated on 2017-02-07
External Debt: % of GDP

39.4

2014

33.6

2013

15.0

2006

39.4

2014

%

yearly

2006 - 2014

Updated on 2017-02-03
External Debt: Short Term

44.1

2016

26.2

2015

0.0

1976

120.9

2002

USD mn

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP

0.8

2016

0.4

2015

0.4

2014

4.5

2002

%

yearly

2002 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth

4.99

2023

5.19

2022

4.99

2023

83.15

1995

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Current Account Balance

-0.69

2023

-0.65

2022

-0.80

2008

-0.00

1998

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth

8.13

2023

7.39

2022

-27.74

2009

44.60

2007

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita

1,495.94

2023

1,420.38

2022

367.90

1980

1,495.94

2023

PPP Intl $

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Government Expenditure

2,056.09

2023

1,896.10

2022

52.08

2002

2,056.09

2023

MWK bn

yearly

2002 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Government Net Debt

3,941.69

2023

3,737.95

2022

137.13

2006

3,941.69

2023

MWK bn

yearly

2002 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Government Revenue

1,993.88

2023

1,807.17

2022

36.07

2002

1,993.88

2023

MWK bn

yearly

2002 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita

400.36

2023

382.26

2022

197.55

1994

493.84

2011

USD

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Population

22.73

2023

22.09

2022

6.56

1980

22.73

2023

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

6.50

2023

6.00

2022

-10.31

1994

13.83

1995

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-04-17
Foreign Direct Investment

323.7

2016

518.7

2015

-28.7

1991

812.8

2011

USD mn

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

6.0

2016

8.1

2015

-1.3

1991

10.2

2011

%

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
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 2017-08-27
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

10.42

2015

9.88

2014

2.32

2009

10.42

2015

%

yearly

2002 - 2015

Updated on 2018-04-20
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 2018-04-20
Foreign Portfolio Investment

0.76

2012

1.07

2011

-3.92

2005

1.07

2011

USD mn

yearly

2003 - 2012

Updated on 2018-04-20
GDP Deflator Growth

15.6

2016

22.8

2015

9.3

2003

34.2

2009

%

yearly

2003 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
GDP per Capita

378.50

2016

393.00

2015

45.03

1960

544.60

2011

USD

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
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 2018-04-20
Government Debt: % of GDP

66.0

2014

38.0

2013

33.6

2011

66.0

2014

%

yearly

2010 - 2014

Updated on 2016-12-26
Gross National Product

5,277.18

2016

6,170.21

2015

160.72

1960

7,887.73

2011

USD mn

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Gross Savings Rate

8.8

2016

7.7

2015

1.3

1997

22.4

1978

%

yearly

1977 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Household Expenditure per Capita

348.64

2011

408.39

2005

348.64

2011

408.39

2005

USD

yearly

2005 - 2011

Updated on 2018-04-20
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 2017-02-22
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 2017-06-16
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 2017-06-16
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 2017-06-15
Imports: Television

4,747.34

2016

4,687.26

2015

764.43

2001

5,268.79

2014

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-15
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 2018-04-20
Investment: % of GDP

15.2

2016

10.9

2015

7.7

1964

38.4

1978

%

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Labour Productivity Growth

-1.75

2017

-0.76

2016

-10.63

1994

15.67

1995

%

yearly

1992 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
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 2018-04-20
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 2016-08-24
Minerals Production

45,438.00

2016

60,884.00

2015

31,335.00

2013

81,993.00

2011

Metric Ton

yearly

2009 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-26
Money Supply M1

657.25

Aug 2017

668.71

Jul 2017

45.82

Nov 1984

1,022.43

Apr 2012

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1975 - Aug 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Money Supply M2

1,407.50

Aug 2017

1,396.77

Jul 2017

100.66

Feb 1976

1,917.40

Nov 2011

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1975 - Aug 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Motor Vehicle Registered

139.00

2015

136.00

2014

69.00

2005

139.00

2015

Unit th

yearly

2005 - 2015

Updated on 2017-06-27
Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars

722.40

Dec 2017

300.00

Dec 2016

200.00

Jun 2012

800.00

Dec 2011

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-08
Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars

1,215.00

Dec 2017

1,500.00

Dec 2016

400.00

Jun 2016

1,500.00

Dec 2016

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-08
Motor Vehicles Sales

1,937

2017

1,800

2016

1,400

2005

2,300

2011

Unit

yearly

2005 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

7.6

2017

-5.3

2016

-34.8

2012

46.7

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
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 2015-07-10
Nominal GDP

5,318.2

2016

6,430.4

2015

163.0

1960

8,004.0

2011

USD mn

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-23
Nominal GDP Growth

18.86

2016

26.76

2015

13.76

2012

45.43

2009

%

yearly

2003 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Non Performing Loans Ratio

15.1

Mar 2017

17.0

Dec 2016

3.1

Jun 2009

17.1

Sep 2016

%

quarterly

Dec 2003 - Mar 2017

Updated on 2017-11-03
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 2018-04-19
Number of Subscriber Mobile

7,178,384.00

2016

6,566,707.00

2015

0.00

1994

7,178,384.00

2016

Person

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Policy Rate

22.00

Apr 2018

22.00

Mar 2018

8.00

Feb 1980

75.53

Feb 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1980 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Population

18.1

2016

17.6

2015

3.0

1950

18.1

2016

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2016

Updated on 2017-08-27
Private Consumption Expenditure

4,379.06

2016

5,027.83

2015

144.62

1960

6,513.48

2011

USD mn

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Private Consumption: % of GDP

80.6

2016

81.7

2015

62.7

1978

93.3

2005

%

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Public Consumption Expenditure

875.20

2016

887.92

2015

28.14

1960

1,072.77

2011

USD mn

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Public Consumption: % of GDP

16.1

2016

13.9

2015

9.4

2003

31.6

1994

%

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Real GDP Growth

5.1

2016

3.1

2015

2.1

2012

9.5

2010

%

yearly

2003 - 2016

Updated on 2017-02-08
Reserve Requirement Ratio

7.5

Apr 2018

7.5

Mar 2018

7.5

Apr 2018

35.0

May 2000

%

monthly

Jan 1989 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-04-30
Short Term Interest Rate

16.31

Aug 2017

18.03

Jul 2017

5.66

Sep 2011

67.46

Dec 2000

% pa

monthly

Jan 1983 - Aug 2017

Updated on 2017-11-03
Teledensity: Fixed Line

0.06

2016

0.08

2015

0.06

2016

1.41

2012

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Teledensity: Mobile

39.68

2016

37.37

2015

0.00

1994

39.68

2016

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Total Deposits

108.20

Aug 2017

118.42

Jul 2017

13.45

Sep 2006

258.63

Mar 2012

USD mn

monthly

Feb 2005 - Aug 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Total Exports

89.3

Sep 2016

119.0

Aug 2016

4.4

Apr 2008

185.2

Oct 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - Sep 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
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 2018-04-20
Total Imports

160.9

Sep 2016

208.2

Aug 2016

13.4

Apr 2001

312.3

Jun 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - Sep 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
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 2018-04-20
Tourism Revenue

43

2016

39

2015

22

1995

75

2004

USD mn

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Tourism Revenue Growth

10.3

2016

8.3

2015

-36.0

2005

68.0

1999

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Trade Balance

-71.6

Sep 2016

-89.2

Aug 2016

-212.7

Jun 2014

61.4

Sep 1996

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1964 - Sep 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Unemployment Rate

6.60

2013

1.00

2011

1.00

2011

6.60

2013

%

yearly

2005 - 2013

Updated on 2016-10-18
Visitor Arrivals

849,000

2016

805,000

2015

192,000

1995

849,000

2016

Person

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20
Visitor Arrivals Growth

5.5

2016

-1.7

2015

-10.2

2000

45.7

2006

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-20