Nepal Labour Productivity Growth

1992 - 2019 | Yearly | % | CEIC Data

Key information about Nepal Labour Productivity Growth

  • Nepal Labour Productivity improved by 3.56 % YoY in Dec 2019, compared with a growth of 3.33 % in the previous year
  • Nepal Labour Productivity Growth data is updated yearly, available from Dec 1992 to Dec 2019, averaging at 2.83 %
  • The data reached an all-time high of 5.53 % in Dec 2014 and a record low of -1.97 % in Dec 2016

CEIC calculates annual Labour Productivity Growth from annual GDP per person employed. The World Bank provides GDP per person employed in International dollars. Purchasing power parity (PPP) GDP is used which is GDP converted to 2017 constant international dollars using PPP rates

View Nepal's Labour Productivity Growth from 1992 to 2019 in the chart:

Nepal Labour Productivity Growth

What was Nepal's Labour Productivity Growth in 2019?

Nepal Labour Productivity improved by 3.56 % YoY in Dec 2019, compared with a growth of 3.33 % in the previous year See the table below for more data.

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
3.56 2019 3.33 2018 -1.97 2016 5.53 2014 % yearly 1992 - 2019

Labour Productivity Growth by Country Comparison

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (%) 3.85 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2010 - Dec 2020
Algeria (%) 0.30 2020 yearly 1992 - 2020
Argentina (%) -2.41 2020 yearly 1992 - 2020
Armenia (%) 2.04 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2009 - Dec 2021
Australia (%) 1.95 Dec 2021 quarterly Jun 1979 - Dec 2021
Austria (%) 3.98 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2021
Azerbaijan (%) 6.09 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2009 - Dec 2021
Bahrain (%) 5.51 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2009 - Mar 2021
Bangladesh (%) 6.05 2019 yearly 1992 - 2019
Belarus (%) 3.11 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2006 - Dec 2021
Belgium (%) 2.46 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2021
Bolivia (%) 6.71 2017 yearly 2000 - 2017
Bosnia and Herzegovina (%) 2.94 2018 yearly 2007 - 2018
Botswana (%) -3.03 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 2008 - Dec 2020
Brazil (%) 5.85 2020 yearly 1992 - 2020
Brunei (%) 1.58 2020 yearly 1992 - 2020
Bulgaria (%) 4.35 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2001 - Dec 2021
Cambodia (%) 5.07 2017 yearly 2008 - 2017
Canada (%) -0.91 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1977 - Dec 2021
Chile (%) 2.92 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1987 - Dec 2021
China (%) 8.70 2021 yearly 1953 - 2021
Colombia (%) 8.16 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2002 - Dec 2021
Croatia (%) 13.98 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2021
Cyprus (%) 0.55 Dec 2021 quarterly Jun 2005 - Dec 2021
Czech Republic (%) 2.85 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2004 - Dec 2021
Denmark (%) 2.21 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1991 - Dec 2021
Ecuador (%) 2.05 2020 yearly 1992 - 2020
Egypt (%) -3.80 Jun 2021 quarterly Mar 2004 - Jun 2021
Estonia (%) 6.83 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2021
European Union (%) 2.99 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2006 - Dec 2021
Finland (%) 0.68 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1991 - Dec 2021
France (%) -6.98 2020 yearly 1979 - 2020
Georgia (%) 12.57 2021 yearly 1997 - 2021
Germany (%) 0.84 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1992 - Dec 2021
Ghana (%) -0.78 2020 yearly 1992 - 2020
Greece (%) 3.65 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2021
Hong Kong SAR, China (%) -3.57 Mar 2022 quarterly Dec 1982 - Mar 2022
Hungary (%) 5.55 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2021
Iceland (%) -3.97 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2021
India (%) -0.80 2020 yearly 1992 - 2020
Indonesia (%) 1.64 2021 yearly 2001 - 2021
Iran (%) 10.79 2020 yearly 1992 - 2020
Ireland (%) -0.40 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2021
Israel (%) 0.92 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2013 - Dec 2020
Italy (%) 4.39 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1997 - Dec 2021
Ivory Coast (%) 1.03 2020 yearly 1992 - 2020
Japan (%) 0.94 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2021
Jordan (%) 0.44 2017 yearly 2001 - 2017
Kazakhstan (%) 4.67 Sep 2021 quarterly Mar 2002 - Sep 2021
Kenya (%) 0.57 2019 yearly 2011 - 2019
South Korea (%) -0.70 Mar 2022 quarterly Sep 1983 - Mar 2022
Kosovo (%) -4.03 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2017 - Sep 2020
Kuwait (%) -1.66 2020 yearly 1996 - 2020
Kyrgyzstan (%) -8.49 2020 yearly 1993 - 2020
Laos (%) 2.62 2019 yearly 1992 - 2019
Latvia (%) 5.61 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2003 - Dec 2021
Lebanon (%) -8.30 2019 yearly 1992 - 2019
Lithuania (%) 2.20 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2021
Luxembourg (%) 1.18 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2021
Macau SAR, China (%) -1.43 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2002 - Dec 2021
North Macedonia (%) 1.59 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2021
Malawi (%) -0.76 2020 yearly 1992 - 2020
Malaysia (%) 2.70 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 2001 - Mar 2022
Malta (%) 4.71 Dec 2021 quarterly Dec 2001 - Dec 2021
Mauritius (%) 9.08 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2021
Mexico (%) -4.76 Dec 2021 quarterly Jun 1996 - Dec 2021
Moldova (%) 18.60 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2001 - Dec 2021
Mongolia (%) -3.99 Dec 2021 quarterly Sep 2007 - Dec 2021
Montenegro (%) -6.62 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2021
Morocco (%) -2.45 2020 yearly 2000 - 2020
Mozambique (%) -3.31 2020 yearly 1992 - 2020
Myanmar (%) -3.90 2020 yearly 1992 - 2020
Nepal (%) 3.56 2019 yearly 1992 - 2019
Netherlands (%) 3.01 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2021
New Zealand (%) -1.77 Dec 2021 quarterly Jun 1988 - Dec 2021
Nigeria (%) 1.14 Sep 2018 quarterly Mar 2013 - Sep 2018
Norway (%) 0.65 Mar 2022 quarterly Mar 1996 - Mar 2022
Oman (%) 12.26 2020 yearly 1999 - 2020
Pakistan (%) -1.23 2019 yearly 2001 - 2019
Palestinian Territory (%) 1.32 Dec 2021 quarterly Jun 2013 - Dec 2021
Panama (%) -0.50 2020 yearly 1992 - 2020
Paraguay (%) 1.41 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2018 - Dec 2020
Peru (%) 2.31 2020 yearly 2002 - 2020
Philippines (%) -3.46 2020 yearly 1992 - 2020
Poland (%) -2.66 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1999 - Dec 2020
Portugal (%) 3.93 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2021
Qatar (%) -0.98 2019 yearly 2012 - 2019
Romania (%) 12.59 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2021
Russia (%) 2.48 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2021
Saudi Arabia (%) 5.41 2021 yearly 1971 - 2021
Serbia (%) 7.15 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2015 - Dec 2021
Singapore (%) 5.80 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1986 - Dec 2021
Slovakia (%) -1.52 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2021
Slovenia (%) 7.55 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2021
South Africa (%) 5.03 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2009 - Dec 2021
Spain (%) 2.07 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2021
Sri Lanka (%) 0.31 Dec 2021 quarterly Jun 2013 - Dec 2021
Sudan (%) 3.26 2010 yearly 1996 - 2010
Sweden (%) 5.16 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 1994 - Dec 2021
Switzerland (%) 3.41 Dec 2021 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2021

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -10.0 2018 yearly 2012 - 2018
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -110.417 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2017 - Dec 2020
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 412.623 Jun 2019 quarterly Sep 1997 - Jun 2019
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 21.7 2018 yearly 2001 - 2018
National Government Debt (USD mn) 9,555.9 2019 yearly 1990 - 2019
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 27.2 2019 yearly 1990 - 2019
Forecast: Government Expenditure (NPR bn) 2,351.076 2027 yearly 2000 - 2027
Forecast: Government Net Debt (NPR bn) 3,935.230 2026 yearly 2000 - 2026
Forecast: Government Revenue (NPR bn) 1,901.270 2026 yearly 2000 - 2026
Government Debt: Total (NPR mn) 1,047,896.800 2019 yearly 1999 - 2019
Government Debt: External (NPR mn) 594,926.200 2019 yearly 1999 - 2019
Government Domestic Debt: Annual: Bonds & Treasury Bills (NPR mn) 800,320.067 2021 yearly 1986 - 2021
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 0.000 yearly -
Trade Balance (USD mn) -1,199.9 Mar 2022 monthly Aug 1974 - Mar 2022
Total Exports (USD mn) 133.0 Mar 2022 monthly Aug 2003 - Mar 2022
Total Exports Growth (%) 48.1 Mar 2022 monthly Aug 2004 - Mar 2022
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 3,097.301 2020 yearly 1999 - 2020
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 10,441.851 2020 yearly 1998 - 2020
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 278.067 2020 yearly 1996 - 2020
Total Imports (USD mn) 1,332.8 Mar 2022 monthly Aug 2003 - Mar 2022
Total Imports Growth (%) 14.9 Mar 2022 monthly Aug 2004 - Mar 2022
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 189,890.034 2020 yearly 1998 - 2020
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 45,501.231 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 9.524 Oct 2020 monthly Sep 1983 - Oct 2020
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 14.606 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1981 - Jan 2021
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 1.567 Apr 2021 monthly Apr 2013 - Apr 2021
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 238.726 Apr 2021 monthly Apr 2013 - Apr 2021
Exports: fob: Custom Basis: Other Countries (NPR mn) 3,692.038 Apr 2022 monthly Aug 2003 - Apr 2022
Trade Balance: Custom Basis (NPR mn) -145,100.302 Apr 2022 monthly Aug 2003 - Apr 2022
Exports: fob: Custom Basis: India (NPR mn) 9,057.783 Apr 2022 monthly Aug 2003 - Apr 2022
Exports: fob: Custom Basis: China (NPR mn) 77.023 Apr 2022 monthly Apr 2013 - Apr 2022
Exports: fob: Custom Basis (NPR mn) 12,826.843 Apr 2022 monthly Aug 2003 - Apr 2022
Imports: cif: Custom Basis: India (NPR mn) 104,460.857 Apr 2022 monthly Aug 2003 - Apr 2022
Imports: cif: Custom Basis: China (NPR mn) 24,888.901 Apr 2022 monthly Apr 2013 - Apr 2022
Imports: cif: Custom Basis (NPR mn) 157,927.145 Apr 2022 monthly Aug 2003 - Apr 2022
Imports: cif: Custom Basis: Other Countries (NPR mn) 28,577.387 Apr 2022 monthly Aug 2003 - Apr 2022
Exports: Crude Materials Inedible: Except Fuel (NPR mn) 263.666 Jul 2021 monthly Aug 2003 - Jul 2021
Exports: Food & Live Animals (NPR mn) 1,956.224 Jul 2021 monthly Aug 2003 - Jul 2021
Exports: Manufactured Goods Classified by Materials (NPR mn) 4,200.359 Jul 2021 monthly Aug 2003 - Jul 2021
Exports: Chemicals (NPR mn) 520.677 Jul 2021 monthly Aug 2003 - Jul 2021
Exports: Miscellaneous Manufactures Articles (NPR mn) 1,215.904 Jul 2021 monthly Aug 2003 - Jul 2021
Imports: Mineral Fuels, Lubricants & Related Minerals (NPR mn) 23,217.635 Jul 2021 monthly Aug 2003 - Jul 2021
Imports: Manufactured Goods Classified by Materials (NPR mn) 29,973.315 Jul 2021 monthly Aug 2003 - Jul 2021
Imports: Food & Live Animals (NPR mn) 17,535.568 Jul 2021 monthly Aug 2003 - Jul 2021
Imports: Machinery & Transport Equipments (NPR mn) 33,972.859 Jul 2021 monthly Aug 2003 - Jul 2021
Imports: Chemicals (NPR mn) 18,580.079 Jul 2021 monthly Aug 2003 - Jul 2021
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -1,689.6 Jan 2022 quarterly Oct 2002 - Jan 2022
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -7.8 2021 yearly 2001 - 2021
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 52.4 Jan 2022 quarterly Oct 2002 - Jan 2022
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.5 2021 yearly 2001 - 2021
External Debt (USD mn) 7,121.3 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Jun 2020
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 17.3 2016 yearly 2001 - 2016
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 360.5 2020 yearly 1977 - 2020
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -1.567 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) 1,974.734 Jun 2020 quarterly Dec 2012 - Jun 2020
NP: BoP: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Assets (USD mn) 0.000 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 1977 - Jun 2020
NP: BoP: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 0.000 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 1977 - Jun 2020
NP: BoP: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment: Liabilities (USD mn) 0.000 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 1977 - Jun 2020
BoP: Current Account: Services: Debit (NPR mn) -49,232.232 Jan 2022 quarterly Oct 2002 - Jan 2022
BoP: Financial Account (NPR mn) 60,976.563 Jan 2022 quarterly Oct 2002 - Jan 2022
BoP: Current Account: Services: Credit (NPR mn) 26,849.817 Jan 2022 quarterly Oct 2002 - Jan 2022
BoP: Current Account: Current Transfers: Credit (NPR mn) 260,890.179 Jan 2022 quarterly Oct 2002 - Jan 2022
BoP: Current Account: Services (NPR mn) -22,382.415 Jan 2022 quarterly Oct 2002 - Jan 2022
BoP: Current Account: Income: Debit (NPR mn) -3,316.606 Jan 2022 quarterly Oct 2002 - Jan 2022
BoP: Financial Account: Liabilities (NPR mn) 59,809.448 Jan 2022 quarterly Oct 2002 - Jan 2022
BoP: Financial Account: Assets: Other Investment (OI) (NPR mn) -5,106.351 Jan 2022 quarterly Oct 2002 - Jan 2022
BoP: Current Account: Income (NPR mn) 9,233.116 Jan 2022 quarterly Oct 2002 - Jan 2022
BoP: Current Account: Goods: Exports fob (NPR mn) 55,761.259 Jan 2022 quarterly Oct 2002 - Jan 2022
BoP: Current Account (NPR mn) -202,368.802 Jan 2022 quarterly Oct 2002 - Jan 2022
BoP: Current Account: Goods: Import cif (NPR mn) -504,261.573 Jan 2022 quarterly Oct 2002 - Jan 2022
BoP: Current Account: Goods Balance (NPR mn) -448,500.313 Jan 2022 quarterly Oct 2002 - Jan 2022
BoP: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment (NPR mn) 0.000 Jan 2022 quarterly Oct 2002 - Jan 2022
BoP: Current Account: Current Transfers (NPR mn) 259,280.810 Jan 2022 quarterly Oct 2002 - Jan 2022
BoP: Capital Account (NPR mn) 3,558.345 Jan 2022 quarterly Oct 2002 - Jan 2022
BoP: Reserve Assets & Related Items (RR) (NPR mn) 146,699.918 Jan 2022 quarterly Oct 2002 - Jan 2022
BoP: Net Error & Omissions (NPR mn) -8,866.024 Jan 2022 quarterly Oct 2002 - Jan 2022
BoP: Current Account: Current Transfers: Debit (NPR mn) -1,609.268 Jan 2022 quarterly Oct 2002 - Jan 2022
BoP: Current Account: Income: Credit (NPR mn) 12,549.723 Jan 2022 quarterly Oct 2002 - Jan 2022
BoP: Financial Account: Direct Investment in Nepal (NPR mn) 6,273.466 Jan 2022 quarterly Oct 2002 - Jan 2022
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 2.5 2015 yearly 2003 - 2015
Non-Performing Loans (USD mn) 267.883 2015 yearly 2003 - 2015
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 7,649.174 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Mar 2022
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 43,353.471 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Mar 2022
M2 Growth (%) 12.7 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2002 - Mar 2022
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 3.0 Apr 2021 monthly Jul 2003 - Apr 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 10,899.6 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Mar 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 3.000 Apr 2021 monthly Jul 2003 - Apr 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 6.2 Mar 2022 monthly Aug 2003 - Mar 2022
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 500.565 Apr 2022 monthly Jul 1957 - Apr 2022
Total Deposits (USD mn) 32,977.868 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Mar 2022
Total Deposits Growth (%) 25.8 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Mar 2021
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 44,678.5 Mar 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Mar 2022
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 24.2 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2002 - Apr 2022
Total Loans (USD mn) 27,562.428 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Jan 2021
Total Loans Growth (%) 18.13 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Jan 2021
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 71.13 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Monetary Survey: Domestic Credits (DO) (NPR mn) 5,482,226.673 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Apr 2022
Monetary Survey: Narrow Money M1 (NPR mn) 943,025.054 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Apr 2022
Monetary Survey: Broad Money M2 (NPR mn) 5,337,804.213 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Apr 2022
Foreign Reserve (USD mn) 9,138.714 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2002 - Apr 2022
Commercial Banks: Loans & Advances (NPR mn) 1,945,068.90 Jan 2018 monthly Jan 2001 - Jan 2018
Commercial Banks: Deposits exclude Interbank (NPR mn) 4,097,521.729 Apr 2022 monthly Jan 2001 - Apr 2022
CB: NPL (NPR mn) 27,174.060 2015 yearly 2003 - 2015

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