Malawi Teledensity: Fixed Line

1960 - 2018 | Yearly | Number | World Bank

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Malawi’s Teledensity: Fixed Line was reported at 0.083 Number in Dec 2018. This records a decrease from the previous number of 0.098 Number for Dec 2017. Malawi’s Teledensity: Fixed Line data is updated yearly, averaging 0.283 Number from Dec 1960 to 2018, with 47 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 1.476 Number in 2012 and a record low of 0.065 Number in 2016. Malawi’s Teledensity: Fixed Line data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by World Bank. The data is categorized under World Trend Plus’s Association: Telecommunication Sector – Table MW.World Bank: Telecommunication. Fixed telephone subscriptions refers to the sum of active number of analogue fixed telephone lines, voice-over-IP (VoIP) subscriptions, fixed wireless local loop (WLL) subscriptions, ISDN voice-channel equivalents and fixed public payphones.; ; International Telecommunication Union, World Telecommunication/ICT Development Report and database.; Weighted average; Please cite the International Telecommunication Union for third-party use of these data.

What was Malawi's Teledensity: Fixed Line in 2018?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

0.083

Number 2018 yearly 1960 - 2018

0.098

Number 2017 yearly 1960 - 2018

0.065

2016

1.476

2012

Number

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 17 Apr 2020

Teledensity: Fixed Line by Country Comparison

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Asia and Oceania
Europe and Central Asia
Middle East and Africa
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Country/Region Last Previous Frequency Range
Albania (Number)

8.625

2018

8.554

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Algeria (Number)

9.948

2018

9.908

2017

yearly

1965 - 2018

Updated on 2020-07-01
Angola (Number)

0.558

2018

0.540

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Argentina (Number)

22.010

2018

22.178

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Armenia (Number)

16.192

2018

17.014

2017

yearly

1975 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Australia (Number)

32.492

2018

34.412

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Austria (Number)

42.428

2018

42.663

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Azerbaijan (Number)

16.899

2018

17.149

2017

yearly

1975 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Bahrain (Number)

17.505

2018

20.067

2017

yearly

1965 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Bangladesh (Number)

0.898

2018

0.443

2017

yearly

1970 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Belarus (Number)

47.488

2018

47.616

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Belgium (Number)

35.756

2018

37.495

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Bolivia (Number)

6.271

2018

7.604

2017

yearly

1980 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Bosnia and Herzegovina (Number)

23.843

2018

22.657

2017

yearly

1992 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Botswana (Number)

6.321

2018

6.404

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Brazil (Number)

18.290

2018

19.428

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Brunei (Number)

19.253

2018

19.741

2017

yearly

1977 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Bulgaria (Number)

15.888

2018

18.161

2017

yearly

1979 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Cambodia (Number)

0.543

2018

0.830

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Canada (Number)

37.336

2018

39.391

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Chile (Number)

16.003

2018

17.326

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
China (Number)

13.455

2018

13.635

2017

yearly

1975 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Colombia (Number)

14.042

2018

14.287

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Congo, Republic of (Number)

0.333

2017

0.341

2016

yearly

1965 - 2017

Updated on 2020-04-17
Costa Rica (Number)

15.488

2018

16.463

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Croatia (Number)

32.616

2018

33.502

2017

yearly

1970 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Cyprus (Number)

36.052

2018

36.709

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Czech Republic (Number)

14.176

2018

15.413

2017

yearly

1979 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Denmark (Number)

19.663

2018

21.530

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Dominican Republic (Number)

12.019

2018

12.649

2017

yearly

1980 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Ecuador (Number)

13.817

2018

14.389

2017

yearly

1965 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Egypt (Number)

7.991

2018

6.848

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
El Salvador (Number)

14.376

2018

14.534

2017

yearly

1965 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Estonia (Number)

26.131

2018

27.446

2017

yearly

1975 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Finland (Number)

5.849

2018

6.859

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
France (Number)

59.424

2018

59.726

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Georgia (Number)

15.098

2018

17.807

2017

yearly

1975 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Germany (Number)

51.128

2018

53.715

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Ghana (Number)

0.935

2018

1.035

2017

yearly

1965 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Greece (Number)

48.260

2018

48.976

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Guatemala (Number)

14.124

2018

14.550

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Honduras (Number)

5.549

2018

5.208

2017

yearly

1975 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Hong Kong SAR, China (Number)

56.921

2018

58.160

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Hungary (Number)

31.078

2018

32.186

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Iceland (Number)

40.602

2018

43.725

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
India (Number)

1.617

2018

1.736

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Indonesia (Number)

3.102

2018

4.177

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-07-01
Iran (Number)

37.264

2018

38.513

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Iraq (Number)

7.038

2018

8.622

2017

yearly

1970 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Ireland (Number)

37.960

2018

39.390

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Israel (Number)

38.179

2018

39.302

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Italy (Number)

33.643

2018

34.118

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Ivory Coast (Number)

1.206

2018

1.250

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Jamaica (Number)

12.397

2018

10.169

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Japan (Number)

49.941

2018

50.247

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Jordan (Number)

3.704

2018

3.650

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Kazakhstan (Number)

18.291

2018

20.390

2017

yearly

1975 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Kenya (Number)

0.128

2018

0.139

2017

yearly

1965 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
South Korea (Number)

50.627

2018

52.537

2017

yearly

1965 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Kuwait (Number)

12.461

2018

13.365

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Kyrgyzstan (Number)

5.253

2018

5.853

2017

yearly

1975 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Laos (Number)

20.991

2018

16.187

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Latvia (Number)

13.804

2018

17.544

2017

yearly

1975 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Lebanon (Number)

13.026

2018

13.313

2017

yearly

1982 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Libya (Number)

23.949

2017

21.170

2016

yearly

1960 - 2017

Updated on 2020-04-17
Lithuania (Number)

15.245

2018

17.112

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Luxembourg (Number)

45.268

2018

46.510

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Macau SAR, China (Number)

19.547

2018

22.166

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
North Macedonia (Number)

18.383

2018

17.605

2017

yearly

1983 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Malawi (Number)

0.083

2018

0.098

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Malaysia (Number)

20.405

2018

21.157

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Malta (Number)

58.153

2018

54.867

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Mauritius (Number)

34.273

2018

32.669

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-07-01
Mexico (Number)

17.153

2018

16.632

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Moldova (Number)

27.350

2018

28.176

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Mongolia (Number)

11.666

2018

9.397

2017

yearly

1982 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Montenegro (Number)

27.537

2018

24.245

2017

yearly

2005 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Morocco (Number)

6.104

2018

5.751

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Mozambique (Number)

0.214

2018

0.281

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Myanmar (Number)

0.970

2018

1.042

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Nepal (Number)

2.845

2018

3.117

2017

yearly

1975 - 2018

Updated on 2020-07-01
Netherlands (Number)

34.585

2018

38.487

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
New Zealand (Number)

37.106

2018

38.069

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Nicaragua (Number)

5.039

2018

5.887

2017

yearly

1970 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Nigeria (Number)

0.072

2018

0.073

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Norway (Number)

10.509

2018

12.966

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Oman (Number)

11.602

2018

10.925

2017

yearly

1965 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Pakistan (Number)

1.319

2018

1.414

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Panama (Number)

17.438

2018

16.134

2017

yearly

1978 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Paraguay (Number)

4.352

2018

4.285

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Peru (Number)

9.802

2017

9.941

2016

yearly

1965 - 2017

Updated on 2020-04-17
Philippines (Number)

3.875

2018

3.959

2017

yearly

1965 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Poland (Number)

17.339

2018

19.530

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Portugal (Number)

49.467

2018

46.958

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Qatar (Number)

16.252

2018

16.940

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Romania (Number)

18.763

2018

19.792

2017

yearly

1965 - 2018

Updated on 2020-07-01
Russia (Number)

20.660

2018

21.956

2017

yearly

1975 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Saudi Arabia (Number)

15.985

2018

14.078

2017

yearly

1970 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Serbia (Number)

29.249

2018

29.555

2017

yearly

2004 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Singapore (Number)

34.755

2018

34.893

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Slovakia (Number)

13.253

2018

13.929

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Slovenia (Number)

33.434

2018

34.542

2017

yearly

1985 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
South Africa (Number)

5.789

2018

8.437

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Spain (Number)

41.729

2018

41.990

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Sri Lanka (Number)

11.653

2018

12.321

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-07-01
Sudan (Number)

0.328

2018

0.351

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-07-01
Sweden (Number)

23.992

2018

26.473

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Switzerland (Number)

38.740

2018

42.094

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Syria (Number)

16.170

2018

15.947

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Tajikistan (Number)

5.394

2017

5.402

2016

yearly

1975 - 2017

Updated on 2020-04-17
Tanzania (Number)

0.221

2018

0.233

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-07-01
Thailand (Number)

4.219

2018

5.008

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Trinidad and Tobago (Number)

23.127

2018

18.601

2017

yearly

1965 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Tunisia (Number)

11.258

2018

9.736

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Turkey (Number)

14.129

2018

13.941

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Uganda (Number)

0.437

2018

0.637

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Ukraine (Number)

14.388

2018

16.944

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
United Arab Emirates (Number)

24.311

2018

24.463

2017

yearly

1975 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
United Kingdom (Number)

47.541

2018

48.179

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
United States (Number)

33.617

2018

35.775

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Uruguay (Number)

33.443

2018

33.084

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Venezuela (Number)

19.203

2018

20.164

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Vietnam (Number)

4.497

2018

4.636

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Yemen (Number)

4.275

2017

4.291

2016

yearly

1980 - 2017

Updated on 2020-04-17
Zambia (Number)

0.579

2018

0.602

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17

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)

6,072.721

2019

5,537.969

2018

yearly

1960 - 2019

Updated on 2020-07-01
Private Consumption: % of GDP (%)

79.2

2019

80.1

2018

yearly

1960 - 2019

Updated on 2020-07-01
Public Consumption Expenditure (USD mn)

1,066.186

2019

1,044.993

2018

yearly

1960 - 2019

Updated on 2020-07-02
Public Consumption: % of GDP (%)

13.9

2019

15.1

2018

yearly

1960 - 2019

Updated on 2020-07-01
Investment: % of GDP (%)

12.3

2019

10.9

2018

yearly

1960 - 2019

Updated on 2020-07-01
Gross National Product (USD mn)

7,485.079

2019

6,752.507

2018

yearly

1960 - 2019

Updated on 2020-07-01
Gross Savings Rate (%)

10.9

2018

9.7

2017

yearly

1977 - 2018

Updated on 2020-07-02
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
GDP: Market Prices (MWK mn)

5,266,294.300

2018

4,635,556.400

2017

yearly

2002 - 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 (%)

-0.9

Apr 2020

-0.5

Mar 2020

monthly

Apr 2005 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-11
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn)

-84.782

Apr 2020

-46.897

Mar 2020

monthly

Oct 2005 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-22
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%)

17.254

2019

17.389

2018

yearly

2009 - 2019

Updated on 2020-07-01
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)

112.800

Apr 2020

119.600

Mar 2020

monthly

Oct 2005 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-11
Central Government: Deficit or Surplus (MWK bn)

-62.900

Apr 2020

-34.800

Mar 2020

monthly

Oct 2005 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-15
Central Government: Net Financing (MWK bn)

62.000

Apr 2020

60.000

Mar 2020

monthly

Oct 2005 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-11
Central Government: Revenue and Grants: Revenue (MWK bn)

88.000

Apr 2020

109.400

Mar 2020

monthly

Oct 2005 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-11
Central Government: Expenditure (MWK bn)

175.700

Apr 2020

154.500

Mar 2020

monthly

Oct 2005 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-11
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 (%)

0.78

2019

-0.03

2018

yearly

1992 - 2019

Updated on 2020-07-01
Forecast: Population (Person mn)

23.384

2024

22.729

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Forecast: Employment (Person mn)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2019-01-22
Forecast: Unemployment Rate (%)

0.000

0.000

yearly

-

Updated on 2020-04-09
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 (%)

9.5

Apr 2020

9.8

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1981 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-11
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
Current Account Balance (USD mn)

-1,376.7

2018

-1,717.7

2017

yearly

1977 - 2018

Updated on 2020-06-25
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%)

-19.1

2018

-27.1

2017

yearly

1977 - 2018

Updated on 2019-11-20
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn)

5.7

2018

5.0

2017

yearly

2003 - 2018

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

315.3

2018

277.1

2017

yearly

1970 - 2018

Updated on 2020-02-28
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
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%)

0.144

2018

0.143

2017

yearly

2003 - 2018

Updated on 2020-06-25
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn)

0.484

2015

0.449

2014

yearly

2003 - 2015

Updated on 2020-06-25
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn)

455.995

2019

190.839

2018

yearly

2003 - 2019

Updated on 2020-06-25
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
Net International Investment Position (USD mn)

-2,628.221

2019

-2,403.403

2018

yearly

2002 - 2019

Updated on 2020-06-25
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 M1 (USD mn)

885.430

Apr 2020

845.081

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1975 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-22
Money Supply M2 (USD mn)

1,821.407

Apr 2020

1,744.336

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1975 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-22
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%)

7.5

Jan 2019

7.5

Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 1989 - Jan 2019

Updated on 2019-11-01
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%)

6.3

Dec 2019

4.3

Sep 2019

quarterly

Dec 2003 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-02-28
Household Debt: % of GDP (%)

0.3

2011

0.1

2010

yearly

2006 - 2011

Updated on 2019-09-23
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn)

579.4

Apr 2020

699.9

Mar 2020

monthly

Jun 1965 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-15
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)

99.474

Apr 2020

97.162

Mar 2020

monthly

Feb 2005 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-23
Total Deposits Growth (%)

47.305

Apr 2020

-13.028

Mar 2020

monthly

Feb 2006 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-11
Domestic Credit (USD mn)

1,902.6

Apr 2020

1,802.4

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1975 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-22
Domestic Credit Growth (%)

31.7

Apr 2020

29.3

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1976 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-11
Household Debt (USD mn)

17.6

Dec 2011

23.0

Nov 2011

monthly

Jan 2006 - Dec 2011

Updated on 2019-11-25
Monetary Aggregates: M2 (MWK bn)

1,351.300

Apr 2020

1,294.400

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1975 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-11
Monetary Aggregates: M1 (MWK bn)

656.900

Apr 2020

627.100

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1975 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-11
Monetary Aggregates: Quasi Money (MWK bn)

694.400

Apr 2020

667.300

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1975 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-11
Monetary Survey: Official Foreign Reserves (MWK mn)

518,662.800

Mar 2020

574,719.600

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1975 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-05
Monetary Survey: Net Domestic Assets: Domestic Credit (MWK bn)

1,411.500

Apr 2020

1,337.500

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1975 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-11
Bank Deposits (MWK bn)

73.800

Apr 2020

72.100

Mar 2020

monthly

Feb 2005 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-11
Banking Statistics Last Previous Frequency Range
Liquid Assets Ratio (%)

37.2

Mar 2020

32.6

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-05
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)

1,931,069.600

Mar 2020

1,942,302.200

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 2007 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-05
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

Apr 2020

13.300

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1980 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-11
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

May 2020

13.50

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 1980 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-05-31
Short Term Interest Rate (% pa)

7.50

Mar 2020

8.46

Feb 2020

monthly

Jan 1983 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-20
Commercial Banks: Avg Savings Deposits Rate (% pa)

4.470

Apr 2020

4.470

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1980 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-11
Commercial Banks: Prime Lending Rate (% pa)

13.200

Apr 2020

13.300

Mar 2020

monthly

Jan 1980 - Apr 2020

Updated on 2020-06-11
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)

28,502.0

May 2020

28,857.4

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 2004 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-05-29
Market Capitalization: % of GDP (%)

19.5

May 2020

19.8

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 2004 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-06-05
Shares Trading: Malawi Stock Exchange: Value (MWK th)

2,990,942.805

May 2020

2,384,558.650

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 2004 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-06-05
Shares Trading: Malawi Stock Exchange: Volume (Unit)

100,211,589.000

May 2020

14,400,820.000

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 2004 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-06-05
Transport and Telecommunications Last Previous Frequency Range
Motor Vehicle Registered (Unit th)

139.000

2015

136.000

2014

yearly

2005 - 2015

Updated on 2020-03-09
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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