Malawi Private Consumption Expenditure

1960 - 2017 | Yearly | USD mn | CEIC Data

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Malawi’s Private Consumption Expenditure was reported at 5.050 USD bn in Dec 2017. This records an increase from the previous number of 4.790 USD bn for Dec 2016. Malawi’s Private Consumption Expenditure data is updated yearly, averaging 932.453 USD mn from Dec 1960 to 2017, with 58 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 6.516 USD bn in 2011 and a record low of 144.617 USD mn in 1960. Malawi’s Private Consumption Expenditure data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by CEIC Data. The data is categorized under World Trend Plus’s Global Economic Monitor – Table: Nominal GDP: Private Consumption Expenditure: USD: Annual: Middle East and Africa. The World Bank provides annual Private Consumption Expenditure in USD.

What was Malawi's Private Consumption Expenditure in 2017?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

5,049.802

USD mn 2017 yearly 1960 - 2017

4,790.049

USD mn 2016 yearly 1960 - 2017

144.617

1960

6,515.626

2011

USD mn

yearly

1960 - 2017

Updated on 29 Mar 2019

All Countries/Regions for Private Consumption Expenditure

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Asia and Oceania
Europe and Central Asia
Middle East and Africa
North and South America
Country/Region Last Previous Frequency Range
Albania (USD mn)

2,932.195

Dec 2019

3,089.929

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-30
Algeria (USD mn)

72,424.584

2017

68,035.434

2016

yearly

1957 - 2017

Updated on 2019-03-29
Argentina (USD mn)

64,520.739

Dec 2019

70,615.388

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-25
Armenia (USD mn)

3,526.374

Dec 2019

3,167.483

Sep 2019

quarterly

Dec 1994 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-05-06
Australia (USD mn)

189,943.071

Dec 2019

189,053.592

Sep 2019

quarterly

Sep 1959 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-04
Austria (USD mn)

51,878.933

Mar 2020

59,116.517

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1988 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-29
Azerbaijan (USD mn)

7,190.941

Dec 2019

6,926.235

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-21
Bahrain (USD mn)

14,906.903

2018

14,883.904

2017

yearly

1975 - 2018

Updated on 2020-05-07
Bangladesh (USD mn)

207,883.152

2019

194,049.050

2018

yearly

1981 - 2019

Updated on 2019-12-12
Belarus (USD mn)

8,967.012

Dec 2019

9,354.861

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-13
Belgium (USD mn)

63,614.387

Mar 2020

68,014.793

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-29
Bolivia (USD mn)

8,486.086

Dec 2019

6,462.918

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1990 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-15
Bosnia and Herzegovina (USD mn)

15,355.015

2018

14,084.673

2017

yearly

2004 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-13
Botswana (USD mn)

2,383.633

Dec 2019

2,339.615

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-24
Brazil (USD mn)

260,498.264

Mar 2020

301,178.103

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-29
Brunei (USD mn)

759.738

Dec 2019

669.009

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-18
Bulgaria (USD mn)

11,213.790

Dec 2019

10,049.965

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-05
Cambodia (USD mn)

17,381.484

2018

16,298.314

2017

yearly

1993 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-23
Canada (USD mn)

245,735.218

Mar 2020

255,514.081

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1961 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-29
Chile (USD mn)

38,511.034

Mar 2020

42,119.904

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-18
China (USD mn)

5,586,994.902

2019

5,355,567.097

2018

yearly

1957 - 2019

Updated on 2020-05-20
Colombia (USD mn)

53,424.928

Mar 2020

54,539.157

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-15
Croatia (USD mn)

8,294.694

Mar 2020

9,324.366

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-29
Cyprus (USD mn)

3,966.043

Mar 2020

3,978.211

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-29
Czech Republic (USD mn)

29,598.145

Dec 2019

29,101.322

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-31
Denmark (USD mn)

39,310.065

Mar 2020

40,662.006

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1990 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-29
Ecuador (USD mn)

16,252.564

Dec 2019

16,336.510

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-01
Egypt (USD mn)

77,863.948

Dec 2019

75,519.172

Sep 2019

quarterly

Sep 2001 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-05-07
Estonia (USD mn)

3,624.710

Mar 2020

3,945.312

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-29
European Union (USD mn)

2,069,243.970

Dec 2019

2,065,355.653

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-20
Finland (USD mn)

34,665.203

Mar 2020

35,137.525

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1990 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-29
France (USD mn)

342,980.906

Mar 2020

364,067.462

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1957 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-29
Georgia (USD mn)

3,599.632

Dec 2019

2,941.866

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-30
Germany (USD mn)

484,498.623

Mar 2020

500,997.387

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-25
Greece (USD mn)

35,651.884

Dec 2019

35,442.934

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-06
Hong Kong SAR, China (USD mn)

57,873.017

Mar 2020

64,188.332

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1973 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-15
Hungary (USD mn)

20,242.208

Dec 2019

18,929.309

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-02-28
Iceland (USD mn)

3,004.775

Mar 2020

3,081.765

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-29
India (USD mn)

437,695.686

Mar 2020

456,543.332

Dec 2019

quarterly

Jun 1996 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-29
Indonesia (USD mn)

163,748.926

Mar 2020

167,370.535

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1990 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-05
Iran (USD mn)

47,637.890

Jun 2018

51,497.867

Mar 2018

quarterly

Jun 1988 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2019-12-19
Ireland (USD mn)

31,498.523

Dec 2019

31,363.791

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-06
Israel (USD mn)

51,967.604

Mar 2020

54,570.970

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1981 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-25
Italy (USD mn)

277,990.399

Mar 2020

298,605.286

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-29
Ivory Coast (USD mn)

28,332.418

2018

24,996.958

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2019-12-19
Japan (USD mn)

666,632.438

Mar 2020

675,113.778

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-18
Jordan (USD mn)

35,363.409

2018

35,241.833

2017

yearly

1959 - 2018

Updated on 2020-02-03
Kazakhstan (USD mn)

35,903.257

Dec 2019

21,606.892

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-30
Kenya (USD mn)

78,783.382

2019

72,307.685

2018

yearly

1960 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-30
South Korea (USD mn)

200,726.466

Dec 2019

194,876.399

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-02
Kosovo (USD mn)

1,906.612

Dec 2019

1,522.453

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-03
Kuwait (USD mn)

55,117.834

2018

52,256.662

2017

yearly

1962 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-27
Kyrgyzstan (USD mn)

2,121.995

Sep 2019

1,575.841

Jun 2019

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Sep 2019

Updated on 2020-02-24
Laos (USD mn)

10,383.476

2016

10,250.333

2015

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2019-12-20
Latvia (USD mn)

4,526.778

Mar 2020

5,024.125

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-29
Lebanon (USD mn)

49,796.391

2018

47,821.062

2017

yearly

1990 - 2018

Updated on 2019-12-24
Lithuania (USD mn)

8,303.260

Dec 2019

8,230.355

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-05-07
Luxembourg (USD mn)

5,240.230

Dec 2019

5,232.597

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-20
Macau SAR, China (USD mn)

2,906.054

Mar 2020

3,541.311

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-30
North Macedonia (USD mn)

2,121.798

Dec 2019

2,076.470

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-06
Malaysia (USD mn)

55,431.131

Mar 2020

55,764.799

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-13
Malta (USD mn)

1,508.437

Mar 2020

1,591.879

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1992 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-29
Mauritius (USD mn)

2,841.572

Dec 2019

2,642.946

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-10
Mexico (USD mn)

207,997.549

Dec 2019

207,019.072

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-20
Moldova (USD mn)

2,923.044

Dec 2019

2,822.264

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-16
Mongolia (USD mn)

1,899.382

Mar 2020

1,984.983

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-20
Montenegro (USD mn)

1,066.297

Dec 2019

983.294

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-18
Morocco (USD mn)

68,452.172

2018

63,546.134

2017

yearly

1957 - 2018

Updated on 2019-06-04
Nepal (USD mn)

21,284.408

2019

20,927.249

2018

yearly

1975 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-29
Netherlands (USD mn)

96,967.374

Mar 2020

99,621.844

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1988 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-15
New Zealand (USD mn)

29,146.075

Dec 2019

29,031.982

Sep 2019

quarterly

Jun 1987 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-18
Nigeria (USD mn)

100,060.552

Dec 2019

91,951.330

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-05-01
Norway (USD mn)

40,883.902

Mar 2020

44,201.114

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1978 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-12
Oman (USD mn)

29,615.210

2018

29,319.333

2017

yearly

1980 - 2018

Updated on 2019-09-09
Pakistan (USD mn)

232,717.726

2019

260,021.467

2018

yearly

1967 - 2019

Updated on 2019-10-10
Panama (USD mn)

33,423.445

2018

31,335.136

2017

yearly

1969 - 2018

Updated on 2019-12-18
Paraguay (USD mn)

6,698.660

Dec 2019

6,458.398

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-27
Peru (USD mn)

35,532.223

Mar 2020

37,618.585

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1979 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-22
Philippines (USD mn)

67,334.590

Mar 2020

78,092.392

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1981 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-07
Poland (USD mn)

87,610.591

Mar 2020

82,825.426

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-29
Portugal (USD mn)

37,000.945

Mar 2020

38,201.403

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-29
Qatar (USD mn)

10,762.088

Dec 2019

10,873.901

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-05-06
Romania (USD mn)

41,236.625

Dec 2019

39,528.415

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-07
Russia (USD mn)

232,999.485

Dec 2019

220,525.375

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-01
Saudi Arabia (USD mn)

78,235.474

Dec 2019

77,397.743

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-30
Serbia (USD mn)

9,156.874

Dec 2019

8,996.292

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-02
Singapore (USD mn)

32,032.656

Mar 2020

34,870.487

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1975 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-26
Slovakia (USD mn)

15,120.465

Dec 2019

14,838.050

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-30
Slovenia (USD mn)

6,358.235

Mar 2020

6,922.756

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-29
South Africa (USD mn)

52,996.815

Dec 2019

52,467.894

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-03
Spain (USD mn)

185,056.630

Mar 2020

200,173.926

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-04-30
Sri Lanka (USD mn)

14,654.497

Dec 2019

15,846.219

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-04-13
Sudan (USD mn)

29,699.279

2018

90,225.484

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2019-07-04
Sweden (USD mn)

56,203.631

Mar 2020

61,203.308

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-29
Switzerland (USD mn)

94,068.636

Dec 2019

94,291.589

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 1970 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-03
Syria (USD mn)

20,662.172

2018

18,042.630

2017

yearly

1980 - 2018

Updated on 2020-03-16
Taiwan (USD mn)

79,813.981

Mar 2020

82,300.744

Dec 2019

quarterly

Dec 1983 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-28
Tajikistan (USD mn)

5,897.400

2017

6,305.754

2016

yearly

1993 - 2017

Updated on 2019-03-29
Thailand (USD mn)

68,698.799

Mar 2020

70,614.307

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-18
Tunisia (USD mn)

28,069.290

2019

28,748.557

2018

yearly

1960 - 2019

Updated on 2020-05-29
Turkey (USD mn)

99,958.252

Mar 2020

118,215.311

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1987 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-29
Ukraine (USD mn)

34,157.059

Dec 2019

30,612.539

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-25
United Arab Emirates (USD mn)

163,876.342

2019

161,715.989

2018

yearly

1972 - 2019

Updated on 2020-05-18
United Kingdom (USD mn)

455,962.011

Mar 2020

465,093.375

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1957 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-13
United States (USD mn)

3,646,015.250

Mar 2020

3,698,756.000

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1947 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-28
Uruguay (USD mn)

37,228.847

2019

39,822.399

2018

yearly

1957 - 2019

Updated on 2020-03-19
Venezuela (USD mn)

20,232,283.931

2017

2,604,060.244

2016

yearly

1964 - 2017

Updated on 2019-12-19
Vietnam (USD mn)

178,528.741

2019

165,695.552

2018

yearly

1985 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-15
Yemen (USD mn)

43,926.923

2017

39,149.732

2016

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2020-05-14

Malawi Key Series

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All Indicators
National Accounts
Production
Government and Public Finance
Demographic and Labour Market
Domestic Trade and Household Survey
Inflation
Foreign Trade
Balance of Payments
Monetary
Banking Statistics
Interest and Foreign Exchange Rates
Energy
Tourism
Financial Market
Transport and Telecommunications
National Accounts Last Previous Frequency Range
Nominal GDP (USD mn)

7,191.1

2018

6,347.7

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2019-12-20
Real GDP Growth (%)

4.0

2018

5.2

2017

yearly

2003 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-02
Nominal GDP Growth (%)

13.607

2018

21.586

2017

yearly

2003 - 2018

Updated on 2019-09-23
GDP per Capita (USD)

440.500

2019

401.000

2018

yearly

1960 - 2019

Updated on 2020-02-14
GDP Deflator Growth (%)

9.2

2018

15.6

2017

yearly

2003 - 2018

Updated on 2019-09-23
Private Consumption Expenditure (USD mn)

5,049.802

2017

4,790.049

2016

yearly

1960 - 2017

Updated on 2019-03-29
Private Consumption: % of GDP (%)

80.1

2017

88.2

2016

yearly

1960 - 2017

Updated on 2019-05-07
Public Consumption Expenditure (USD mn)

861.910

2017

738.203

2016

yearly

1960 - 2017

Updated on 2019-12-20
Public Consumption: % of GDP (%)

13.7

2017

13.6

2016

yearly

1960 - 2017

Updated on 2019-03-29
Investment: % of GDP (%)

13.4

2017

10.8

2016

yearly

1960 - 2017

Updated on 2019-03-29
Gross National Product (USD mn)

7,045.747

2018

6,279.446

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2019-07-01
Gross Savings Rate (%)

13.3

2017

2.4

2016

yearly

1977 - 2017

Updated on 2019-12-20
Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita (PPP Intl $)

1,585.137

2024

1,501.045

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2019-10-31
Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita (USD)

448.037

2024

429.866

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2019-10-31
Forecast: Real GDP Growth (%)

2.500

2021

1.000

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Nominal GDP: USD mn (USD mn)

7,191.116

2018

6,347.708

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2019-12-20
GDP: Market Prices (MWK mn)

5,266,294.300

2018

4,635,556.400

2017

yearly

2002 - 2018

Updated on 2019-09-23
GDP per Capita: USD: Extended History (USD)

440.500

2019

401.000

2018

yearly

1960 - 2019

Updated on 2020-02-14
GDP Deflator: YoY (%)

9.200

2018

15.556

2017

yearly

2003 - 2018

Updated on 2019-09-23
Production Last Previous Frequency Range
Industrial Production Index Growth (%)

-12.5

Dec 2018

23.2

Nov 2018

monthly

Jan 2014 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2020-03-18
Minerals Production (Metric Ton)

49,930.000

2017

45,438.000

2016

yearly

2009 - 2017

Updated on 2019-04-29
Electricity Consumption (kWh mn)

71.600

Jul 2015

85.900

Jun 2015

monthly

Jan 2004 - Jul 2015

Updated on 2016-08-24
Government and Public Finance Last Previous Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%)

-0.5

Mar 2020

-0.9

Feb 2020

monthly

Apr 2005 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-20
National Government Debt (USD mn)

2,620.0

2014

2,030.0

2013

yearly

2010 - 2014

Updated on 2019-12-02
Government Debt: % of GDP (%)

66.0

2014

38.0

2013

yearly

2010 - 2014

Updated on 2019-12-02
Forecast: Government Expenditure (MWK bn)

2,579.058

2024

2,320.696

2023

yearly

2002 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Forecast: Government Net Debt (MWK bn)

5,077.435

2024

4,785.326

2023

yearly

2002 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Forecast: Government Revenue (MWK bn)

2,428.409

2024

2,188.442

2023

yearly

2002 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-16
Central Government: Revenue and Grants (MWK bn)

119.600

Mar 2020

89.400

Feb 2020

monthly

Oct 2005 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-20
Central Government: Deficit or Surplus (MWK bn)

-34.800

Mar 2020

-61.900

Feb 2020

monthly

Oct 2005 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-20
Central Government: Net Financing (MWK bn)

60.000

Mar 2020

56.800

Feb 2020

monthly

Oct 2005 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-20
Central Government: Revenue and Grants: Revenue (MWK bn)

109.400

Mar 2020

73.500

Feb 2020

monthly

Oct 2005 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-20
Central Government: Expenditure (MWK bn)

154.500

Mar 2020

151.300

Feb 2020

monthly

Oct 2005 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-20
Demographic and Labour Market Last Previous Frequency Range
Population (Person mn)

19.1

2020

18.6

2019

yearly

1950 - 2020

Updated on 2020-01-06
Labour Force Participation Rate (%)

76.7

2019

76.6

2018

yearly

1990 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-10
Unemployment Rate (%)

6.60

2013

1.00

2011

yearly

2005 - 2013

Updated on 2019-05-27
Labour Productivity Growth (%)

0.29

2018

0.75

2017

yearly

1992 - 2018

Updated on 2020-05-22
Forecast: Population (Person mn)

23.384

2024

22.729

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Labour Force Participation Rate (%)

82.900

2014

89.400

2013

yearly

2005 - 2014

Updated on 2017-02-04
Domestic Trade and Household Survey Last Previous Frequency Range
Motor Vehicles Sales (Unit)

1,538

2019

1,514

2018

yearly

2005 - 2019

Updated on 2020-03-13
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth (%)

1.6

2019

1.3

2018

yearly

2006 - 2019

Updated on 2020-03-13
Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars (Unit)

940.000

Dec 2019

790.000

Dec 2018

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-13
Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars (Unit)

598.000

Dec 2019

724.000

Dec 2018

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-13
Household Expenditure per Capita (USD)

348.642

2011

408.385

2005

yearly

2005 - 2011

Updated on 2019-11-25
Inflation Last Previous Frequency Range
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth (%)

9.8

Mar 2020

11.0

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1981 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-20
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth (%)

10.708

2021

14.011

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-28
Foreign Trade Last Previous Frequency Range
Trade Balance (USD mn)

-118.2

Jun 2019

-141.4

May 2019

monthly

Jan 1964 - Jun 2019

Updated on 2020-03-16
Total Exports (USD mn)

95.5

Jun 2019

93.3

May 2019

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jun 2019

Updated on 2020-03-16
Total Exports Growth (%)

45.7

Jun 2019

133.8

May 2019

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jun 2019

Updated on 2020-03-16
Aluminum: Exports (USD th)

15.771

2018

2.350

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2019-11-28
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%)

8.422

2024

7.847

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Exports: Medicament (USD th)

2,969.753

2018

357.403

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-25
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th)

401.579

2018

41.301

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-25
Total Imports (USD mn)

213.7

Jun 2019

234.7

May 2019

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jun 2019

Updated on 2020-03-16
Total Imports Growth (%)

-1.1

Jun 2019

9.4

May 2019

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jun 2019

Updated on 2020-03-16
Imports: Medicament (USD th)

184,222.845

2018

152,342.676

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-25
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th)

61,559.409

2018

56,431.604

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-25
Foreign Trade Balance (MWK mn)

-91,901.000

Jun 2019

-106,216.800

May 2019

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jun 2019

Updated on 2020-03-16
Foreign Trade: Imports (MWK mn)

166,140.000

Jun 2019

176,303.200

May 2019

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jun 2019

Updated on 2020-03-16
Foreign Trade: Exports (MWK mn)

74,239.000

Jun 2019

70,086.400

May 2019

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jun 2019

Updated on 2020-03-16
Foreign Trade: Re-Exports (MWK mn)

50.800

Jun 2019

2.100

May 2019

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jun 2019

Updated on 2020-03-16
Balance of Payments Last Previous Frequency Range
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn)

315.3

2018

277.1

2017

yearly

1970 - 2018

Updated on 2020-02-28
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn)

5.7

2018

5.0

2017

yearly

2003 - 2018

Updated on 2019-12-20
Current Account Balance (USD mn)

-1,376.7

2018

-1,717.7

2017

yearly

1977 - 2018

Updated on 2019-11-25
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%)

-19.1

2018

-27.1

2017

yearly

1977 - 2018

Updated on 2019-11-20
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%)

4.4

2018

4.4

2017

yearly

1970 - 2018

Updated on 2019-12-20
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn)

10.326

2018

9.109

2017

yearly

2003 - 2018

Updated on 2019-11-25
External Debt: % of GDP (%)

39.4

2014

33.6

2013

yearly

2006 - 2014

Updated on 2019-08-29
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn)

23.0

2018

53.7

2017

yearly

1970 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-03
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%)

0.3

2018

0.8

2017

yearly

2002 - 2018

Updated on 2019-11-25
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn)

-1.070

2024

-1.091

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
BoP: Current and Capital Account (MWK mn)

-99,300.000

2012

-6,892.500

2011

yearly

2003 - 2012

Updated on 2019-05-02
BoP: Current and Capital Account (MWK mn)

-99,300.000

2012

-6,892.500

2011

yearly

2003 - 2012

Updated on 2019-05-02
BoP: Current and Capital Account (MWK mn)

-99,300.000

2012

-6,892.500

2011

yearly

2003 - 2012

Updated on 2019-05-02
BoP: Current and Capital Account (MWK mn)

-99,300.000

2012

-6,892.500

2011

yearly

2003 - 2012

Updated on 2019-05-02
Monetary Last Previous Frequency Range
Money Supply M2 (USD mn)

1,651.588

Nov 2019

1,695.360

Oct 2019

monthly

Jan 1975 - Nov 2019

Updated on 2020-01-14
Domestic Credit (USD mn)

1,801.5

Nov 2019

1,779.4

Oct 2019

monthly

Jan 1975 - Nov 2019

Updated on 2020-01-14
Domestic Credit Growth (%)

29.3

Mar 2020

40.5

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1976 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-20
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%)

6.3

Dec 2019

4.3

Sep 2019

quarterly

Dec 2003 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-02-28
Money Supply M1 (USD mn)

787.088

Nov 2019

771.455

Oct 2019

monthly

Jan 1975 - Nov 2019

Updated on 2020-01-14
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn)

775.5

Feb 2020

768.7

Jan 2020

monthly

Jun 1965 - Feb 2020

Updated on 2020-04-20
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%)

10.431

2018

11.939

2017

yearly

2002 - 2018

Updated on 2019-11-25
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA)

3.5

Jun 2019

3.0

May 2019

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jun 2019

Updated on 2020-03-16
Gold Reserves (USD mn)

22.783

Nov 2015

22.783

Oct 2015

monthly

Jan 1972 - Nov 2015

Updated on 2018-12-18
Total Deposits (USD mn)

83.356

Nov 2019

99.106

Oct 2019

monthly

Feb 2005 - Nov 2019

Updated on 2020-04-23
Monetary Aggregates: M2 (MWK bn)

1,294.400

Mar 2020

1,289.000

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1975 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-20
Monetary Aggregates: M1 (MWK bn)

627.100

Mar 2020

609.600

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1975 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-20
Monetary Aggregates: Quasi Money (MWK bn)

667.300

Mar 2020

679.400

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1975 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-20
Monetary Survey: Official Foreign Reserves (MWK mn)

602,036.600

Dec 2019

432,747.500

Nov 2019

monthly

Jan 1975 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-12
Monetary Survey: Net Domestic Assets: Domestic Credit (MWK bn)

1,337.500

Mar 2020

1,328.900

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1975 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-20
Official Foreign Reserves: Months of Import (NA)

3.467

Jun 2019

2.966

May 2019

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jun 2019

Updated on 2020-03-16
Bank Deposits (MWK bn)

72.100

Mar 2020

119.000

Feb 2020

monthly

Feb 2005 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-20
Banking Statistics Last Previous Frequency Range
Liquid Assets Ratio (%)

32.6

Dec 2019

34.1

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-12
Capital Adequacy Ratio (%)

21.0

Dec 2019

20.1

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-02-28
Commercial Banks: Assets (MWK mn)

1,890,154.400

Dec 2019

1,796,987.800

Nov 2019

monthly

Jan 2007 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-12
Banking Sector: Return on Assets (%)

2.700

Dec 2019

2.600

Sep 2019

quarterly

Dec 2003 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-02-28
Banking Sector: Return on Equity (%)

20.500

Dec 2019

19.300

Sep 2019

quarterly

Dec 2003 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-02-28
Banking Sector: Capital Adequacy Ratio: Tier 1 Capital (%)

17.000

Dec 2019

16.200

Sep 2019

quarterly

Dec 2003 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-02-28
Interest and Foreign Exchange Rates Last Previous Frequency Range
Bank Lending Rate (% pa)

13.200

Mar 2020

13.300

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1980 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-20
Exchange Rate against USD (MWK/USD)

740.197

Nov 2019

738.604

Oct 2019

monthly

Jan 1957 - Nov 2019

Updated on 2019-12-16
Policy Rate (% pa)

13.50

Mar 2020

13.50

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1980 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-03-31
Short Term Interest Rate (% pa)

7.50

Mar 2020

8.46

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1983 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-20
Policy Rate: Month End: Bank Rate (% pa)

13.500

Mar 2020

13.500

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1980 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-03-31
Commercial Banks: Avg Savings Deposits Rate (% pa)

4.470

Mar 2020

4.470

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1980 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-20
Commercial Banks: Prime Lending Rate (% pa)

13.200

Mar 2020

13.300

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1980 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-20
Short Term Interest Rate: Month End: Treasury Bills Yield: 91 Days (% pa)

7.500

Mar 2020

8.460

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1983 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-20
Exchange Rate against US$: Monthly Average (MWK/USD)

740.197

Nov 2019

738.604

Oct 2019

monthly

Jan 1957 - Nov 2019

Updated on 2019-12-16
Energy Last Previous Frequency Range
Electricity Production (GWh)

142

Jun 2019

128

May 2019

monthly

Jan 2004 - Jun 2019

Updated on 2019-10-30
Tourism Last Previous Frequency Range
Visitor Arrivals (Person)

871,000

2018

837,000

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2020-02-28
Visitor Arrivals Growth (%)

4.1

2018

-1.4

2017

yearly

1996 - 2018

Updated on 2020-02-28
Tourism Revenue (USD mn)

43

2018

35

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2020-02-28
Tourism Revenue Growth (%)

22.9

2018

16.7

2017

yearly

1996 - 2018

Updated on 2020-02-28
Financial Market Last Previous Frequency Range
Equity Market Index (11Nov1996=100)

28,857.4

Apr 2020

29,176.2

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 2004 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-07
Market Capitalization: % of GDP (%)

25.1

Apr 2020

25.4

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 2004 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-07
Equity Market Index: Month End: All Shares (MASI) (11Nov1996=100)

28,857.390

Apr 2020

29,176.230

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 2004 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-05-07
Shares Trading: Malawi Stock Exchange: Value (MWK th)

421,390.547

Feb 2020

610,173.294

Jan 2020

monthly

Jan 2004 - Feb 2020

Updated on 2020-03-10
Shares Trading: Malawi Stock Exchange: Volume (Unit)

14,722,356.000

Feb 2020

19,417,258.000

Jan 2020

monthly

Jan 2004 - Feb 2020

Updated on 2020-03-10
Transport and Telecommunications Last Previous Frequency Range
Number of Subscriber Fixed Line (Unit)

14,992.000

2018

17,337.000

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2019-09-20
Number of Subscriber Mobile (Person)

7,076,906.000

2018

7,772,503.000

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-03-24
Teledensity: Fixed Line (Number)

0.083

2018

0.098

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Teledensity: Mobile (Number)

39.006

2018

43.987

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-05-20
Exports: ICT Goods (USD th)

712.732

2017

27,566.198

2016

yearly

2000 - 2017

Updated on 2020-05-01
Exports: Telecommunication Equipment (USD th)

657.840

2018

584.981

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2019-11-05
Exports: Television (USD th)

295.116

2018

197.925

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2019-11-05
Imports: ICT Goods (USD th)

102,112.327

2017

55,542.639

2016

yearly

2000 - 2017

Updated on 2020-05-01
Imports: Telecommunication Equipment (USD th)

62,292.441

2018

72,956.047

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2019-11-05
Imports: Television (USD th)

4,948.016

2018

5,102.983

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2019-11-05
Passenger Traffic: Rail (Person th)

25.000

Dec 2018

18.000

Nov 2018

monthly

Jan 2007 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-08-02
Passenger Traffic: Lake (Person th)

8.000

Sep 2018

6.000

Aug 2018

monthly

Jan 2007 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2019-02-14
Passenger Traffic: Air: Lilongwe (Person th)

30.000

Dec 2017

26.000

Nov 2017

monthly

Jan 2007 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2019-02-14
Freight Traffic: Air: Lilongwe (Ton)

353.430

May 2016

215.524

Apr 2016

monthly

Jan 2007 - May 2016

Updated on 2018-07-12
No of Newly Registered Motor Vehicles (Unit)

2,386.000

Apr 2015

2,048.000

Mar 2015

monthly

Jan 2007 - Apr 2015

Updated on 2016-08-24
No of Newly Registered Motor Vehicles: Passenger Cars (Unit)

1,393.000

Apr 2015

1,131.000

Mar 2015

monthly

Jan 2007 - Apr 2015

Updated on 2016-08-24
No of Newly Registered Motor Vehicles: Commercial Vehicles (CV) (Unit)

584.000

Apr 2015

525.000

Mar 2015

monthly

Jan 2007 - Apr 2015

Updated on 2016-08-24
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