Nepal Population

1950 - 2020 | Yearly | Person mn | CEIC Data

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Nepal's Population reached 29.9 million people in Jul 2020, compared with the previously reported figure of 29.5 million people in Jul 2019. Nepal's population data is updated yearly, available from Jul 1950 to Jul 2020. The data reached an all-time high of 29.9 million people in Jul 2020 and a record low of 8.5 million people in Jul 1950. CEIC calculates Population from annual Gross National Income and annual Gross National Income per Capita. The Central Bureau of Statistics provides Gross National Income in local currency and Gross National Income per Capita in local currency. Population prior to 2001 is a Mid-year estimate sourced from the International Monetary Fund. Population is in annual frequency, generally ending on July 15th of each year.

In the latest reports, Nepal's Unemployment Rate increased to 1.4 % in Dec 2019. The country's Labour Force Participation Rate increased to 83.8 % in Dec 2019.

What was Nepal's Population in 2020?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

29.9

Person mn 2020 yearly 1950 - 2020

29.5

Person mn 2019 yearly 1950 - 2020

8.5

1950

29.9

2020

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2020

Updated on 29 Apr 2020

Population by Country Comparison

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Country/Region Last Frequency Range
Albania (Person mn)

2.8

2019

yearly

1989 - 2019

Algeria (Person mn)

43.4

2019

yearly

1950 - 2019

Argentina (Person mn)

44.9

2019

yearly

1950 - 2019

Armenia (Person mn)

3.0

2019

yearly

1989 - 2019

Australia (Person mn)

25.5

2019

yearly

1950 - 2019

Austria (Person mn)

8.9

2019

yearly

1950 - 2019

Azerbaijan (Person mn)

10.1

2019

yearly

1925 - 2019

Bahrain (Person mn)

1.5

2019

yearly

1950 - 2019

Bangladesh (Person mn)

167.6

2020

yearly

1990 - 2020

Belarus (Person mn)

9.4

2019

yearly

1949 - 2019

Belgium (Person mn)

11.5

2019

yearly

1953 - 2019

Bolivia (Person mn)

11.7

2020

yearly

1950 - 2020

Bosnia and Herzegovina (Person mn)

3.5

2019

yearly

1996 - 2019

Botswana (Person mn)

2.4

2020

yearly

1950 - 2020

Brazil (Person mn)

211.8

2020

yearly

1950 - 2020

Brunei (Person mn)

0.4

2020

yearly

1950 - 2020

Bulgaria (Person mn)

7.0

2019

yearly

1900 - 2019

Cambodia (Person mn)

16.7

2020

yearly

1950 - 2020

Canada (Person mn)

38.0

2020

yearly

1950 - 2020

Chile (Person mn)

19.2

2019

yearly

1950 - 2019

China (Person mn)

1,400.0

2019

yearly

1949 - 2019

Colombia (Person mn)

50.4

2019

yearly

1950 - 2019

Croatia (Person mn)

4.1

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Cyprus (Person mn)

0.9

2018

yearly

1974 - 2018

Czech Republic (Person mn)

10.7

2019

yearly

1950 - 2019

Denmark (Person mn)

5.8

2019

yearly

1900 - 2019

Ecuador (Person mn)

17.6

2020

yearly

1950 - 2020

Egypt (Person mn)

98.9

2019

yearly

1980 - 2019

Estonia (Person mn)

1.3

2019

yearly

1999 - 2019

European Union (Person mn)

447.7

2019

yearly

1959 - 2019

Finland (Person mn)

5.5

2019

yearly

1749 - 2019

France (Person mn)

67.0

2019

yearly

1949 - 2019

Georgia (Person mn)

3.7

2019

yearly

1950 - 2019

Germany (Person mn)

83.2

2019

yearly

1950 - 2019

Greece (Person mn)

10.4

2020

yearly

1950 - 2020

Hong Kong SAR, China (Person mn)

7.5

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Hungary (Person mn)

9.9

2019

yearly

1948 - 2019

Iceland (Person mn)

0.4

2019

yearly

1732 - 2019

India (Person mn)

1,341.0

2020

yearly

1951 - 2020

Indonesia (Person mn)

264.2

2018

yearly

1950 - 2018

Iran (Person mn)

81.1

2018

yearly

1950 - 2018

Ireland (Person mn)

4.9

2019

yearly

1900 - 2019

Israel (Person mn)

9.1

2019

yearly

1949 - 2019

Italy (Person mn)

60.5

2020

yearly

1950 - 2020

Ivory Coast (Person mn)

26.4

2020

yearly

1950 - 2020

Japan (Person mn)

126.1

2019

yearly

1899 - 2019

Jordan (Person mn)

10.6

2019

yearly

1950 - 2019

Kenya (Person mn)

47.6

2019

yearly

1950 - 2019

South Korea (Person mn)

51.7

2019

yearly

1956 - 2019

Kosovo (Person mn)

1.8

2019

yearly

2002 - 2019

Kuwait (Person mn)

4.6

2018

yearly

1990 - 2018

Kyrgyzstan (Person mn)

6.5

2019

yearly

1950 - 2019

Laos (Person mn)

7.0

2018

yearly

1950 - 2018

Latvia (Person mn)

1.9

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Lebanon (Person mn)

6.8

2020

yearly

1950 - 2020

Lithuania (Person mn)

2.8

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Luxembourg (Person mn)

0.6

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Macau SAR, China (Person mn)

0.7

2019

yearly

1950 - 2019

North Macedonia (Person mn)

2.1

2019

yearly

1950 - 2019

Malawi (Person mn)

19.1

2020

yearly

1950 - 2020

Malaysia (Person mn)

32.6

2019

yearly

1947 - 2019

Malta (Person mn)

0.4

2020

yearly

1950 - 2020

Mauritius (Person mn)

1.3

2019

yearly

1950 - 2019

Mexico (Person mn)

126.0

2019

yearly

1950 - 2019

Moldova (Person mn)

3.5

2018

yearly

1950 - 2018

Mongolia (Person mn)

3.3

2019

yearly

1935 - 2019

Montenegro (Person mn)

0.6

2018

yearly

1921 - 2018

Morocco (Person mn)

34.9

2017

yearly

1960 - 2017

Myanmar (Person mn)

54.4

2020

yearly

1950 - 2020

Nepal (Person mn)

29.9

2020

yearly

1950 - 2020

Netherlands (Person mn)

17.3

2018

yearly

1899 - 2018

New Zealand (Person mn)

5.0

2019

yearly

1950 - 2019

Nigeria (Person mn)

206.1

2020

yearly

1950 - 2020

Norway (Person mn)

5.4

2019

yearly

1845 - 2019

Oman (Person mn)

4.6

2020

yearly

1977 - 2020

Pakistan (Person mn)

211.2

2019

yearly

1950 - 2019

Panama (Person mn)

4.2

2019

yearly

1950 - 2019

Paraguay (Person mn)

7.2

2019

yearly

1950 - 2019

Peru (Person mn)

32.5

2019

yearly

1950 - 2019

Philippines (Person mn)

109.6

2020

yearly

1950 - 2020

Poland (Person mn)

38.4

2019

yearly

1946 - 2019

Portugal (Person mn)

10.3

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Qatar (Person mn)

2.8

2020

yearly

1984 - 2020

Romania (Person mn)

19.3

2019

yearly

1930 - 2019

Russia (Person mn)

146.7

2019

yearly

1949 - 2019

Saudi Arabia (Person mn)

34.2

2019

yearly

1950 - 2019

Serbia (Person mn)

6.9

2019

yearly

1997 - 2019

Singapore (Person mn)

5.7

2020

yearly

1950 - 2020

Slovakia (Person mn)

5.5

2019

yearly

1945 - 2019

Slovenia (Person mn)

2.1

2019

yearly

1920 - 2019

South Africa (Person mn)

59.6

2020

yearly

1960 - 2020

Spain (Person mn)

47.4

2019

yearly

1950 - 2019

Sri Lanka (Person mn)

21.9

2020

yearly

1948 - 2020

Sudan (Person mn)

37.3

2014

yearly

1970 - 2014

Sweden (Person mn)

10.3

2019

yearly

1749 - 2019

Switzerland (Person mn)

8.6

2019

yearly

1950 - 2019

Syria (Person mn)

25.0

2018

yearly

1950 - 2018

Taiwan (Person mn)

23.6

2019

yearly

1950 - 2019

Tajikistan (Person mn)

9.1

2018

yearly

1950 - 2018

Thailand (Person mn)

66.6

2019

yearly

1950 - 2019

Tunisia (Person mn)

11.7

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Turkey (Person mn)

83.2

2019

yearly

1927 - 2019

Ukraine (Person mn)

41.7

2019

yearly

1950 - 2019

United Arab Emirates (Person mn)

9.9

2020

yearly

1950 - 2020

United Kingdom (Person mn)

67.9

2020

yearly

1950 - 2020

United States (Person mn)

329.2

2019

yearly

1900 - 2019

Uruguay (Person mn)

3.5

2020

yearly

1950 - 2020

Vietnam (Person mn)

96.5

2019

yearly

1955 - 2019

Yemen (Person mn)

28.2

2017

yearly

1950 - 2017

Nepal 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 Frequency Range
Nominal GDP (USD mn)

32,387.7

2020

yearly

2001 - 2020

Real GDP Growth (%)

-2.7

Mar 2020

quarterly

Dec 2004 - Mar 2020

Nominal GDP Growth (%)

8.912

2020

yearly

2002 - 2020

GDP per Capita (USD)

1,084.955

2020

yearly

1960 - 2020

GDP Deflator Growth (%)

7.3

2020

yearly

2002 - 2020

Private Consumption Expenditure (USD mn)

22,784.869

2020

yearly

1975 - 2020

Private Consumption: % of GDP (%)

70.4

2020

yearly

1975 - 2020

Public Consumption Expenditure (USD mn)

3,739.506

2020

yearly

1975 - 2020

Public Consumption: % of GDP (%)

11.5

2020

yearly

1975 - 2020

Investment: % of GDP (%)

50.2

2020

yearly

1965 - 2020

Gross Fixed Capital Formation (USD mn)

9,113.215

2020

yearly

2001 - 2020

Gross National Product (USD mn)

32,760.097

2020

yearly

1960 - 2020

Gross Savings Rate (%)

45.5

2020

yearly

2001 - 2020

Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita (PPP Intl $)

4,662.454

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita (USD)

1,526.579

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Forecast: Real GDP Growth (%)

5.019

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Total Trade of Goods & Services: % of Nominal GDP (%)

48.066

2020

yearly

1970 - 2020

GDP: Gross Capital Formation (GCF) (NPR mn)

1,889,263.366

2020

yearly

2001 - 2020

GDP: GCF: Gross Fixed Capital Formation (NPR mn)

1,059,965.580

2020

yearly

2001 - 2020

GDP: GCF: Change in Stocks (NPR mn)

829,297.786

2020

yearly

2001 - 2020

GDP: Net Export of Goods & Services (NPR mn)

-1,207,292.097

2020

yearly

2001 - 2020

GDP: Import (NPR mn)

1,508,982.276

2020

yearly

2001 - 2020

GDP: Export (NPR mn)

301,690.180

2020

yearly

2001 - 2020

GDP: at Producer Price (NPR mn)

3,767,043.200

2020

yearly

2001 - 2020

GDP: Consumption Expenditure (CE) (NPR mn)

3,085,071.931

2020

yearly

2001 - 2020

GDP: CE: Government (NPR mn)

434,944.988

2020

yearly

2001 - 2020

GDP: CE: Private (NPR mn)

2,591,170.063

2020

yearly

2001 - 2020

Real GDP: YoY (%)

2.275

2020

yearly

1961 - 2020

GDP: 2000-01p: Gross Capital Formation (GCF) (NPR mn)

567,981.348

2020

yearly

2001 - 2020

GDP: 2000-01p: GCF: Gross Fixed Capital Formation (NPR mn)

247,494.794

2020

yearly

2001 - 2020

GDP: 2000-01p: Import (NPR mn)

547,632.368

2020

yearly

2001 - 2020

GDP: 2000-01p: Export (NPR mn)

103,566.343

2020

yearly

2001 - 2020

GDP: 2000-01p: at Producer Price (NPR mn)

971,499.979

2020

yearly

2001 - 2020

GDP: 2000-01p: Consumption Expenditure (CE) (NPR mn)

847,584.656

2020

yearly

2001 - 2020

GDP: 2000-01p: CE: Government (NPR mn)

114,597.869

2020

yearly

2001 - 2020

GDP: 2000-01p: CE: Private (NPR mn)

717,453.023

2020

yearly

2001 - 2020

GDP: Agriculture & Forestry (NPR mn)

906,753.984

2020

yearly

2001 - 2020

GDP: Financial Intermediation (NPR mn)

221,710.337

2020

yearly

2001 - 2020

GDP: Transport, Storage & Communications (NPR mn)

215,045.612

2020

yearly

2001 - 2020

GDP: Public Administration & Defense (NPR mn)

106,079.101

2020

yearly

2001 - 2020

GDP: Other Community, Social & Personal Service Activities (NPR mn)

173,551.512

2020

yearly

2001 - 2020

GDP: Health & Social Work (NPR mn)

62,383.067

2020

yearly

2001 - 2020

GDP: Real Estate, Renting & Business Activities (NPR mn)

396,877.277

2020

yearly

2001 - 2020

GDP: Education (NPR mn)

256,708.627

2020

yearly

2001 - 2020

GDP: Gross Value Added: at Basic Price (NPR mn)

3,208,518.728

2020

yearly

2001 - 2020

GDP: Taxes Less Subsidies on Products (NPR mn)

558,524.472

2020

yearly

2001 - 2020

GDP: Fishing (NPR mn)

18,942.464

2020

yearly

2001 - 2020

GDP: Mining & Quarrying (NPR mn)

18,383.785

2020

yearly

2001 - 2020

GDP: Manufacturing (NPR mn)

170,444.375

2020

yearly

2001 - 2020

GDP: Electricity, Gas & Water (NPR mn)

47,058.036

2020

yearly

2001 - 2020

GDP: Construction (NPR mn)

241,997.232

2020

yearly

2001 - 2020

GDP: Wholesale & Retail Trade (NPR mn)

465,205.227

2020

yearly

2001 - 2020

GDP: Hotels & Restaurants (NPR mn)

47,115.521

2020

yearly

2001 - 2020

GDP: 2000-01p: Taxes Less Subsidies on Products (NPR mn)

101,254.667

2020

yearly

2001 - 2020

GDP: 2000-01p: Financial Intermediation (NPR mn)

40,263.955

2020

yearly

2001 - 2020

GDP: 2000-01p: Transport, Storage & Communications (NPR mn)

87,840.924

2020

yearly

2001 - 2020

GDP: 2000-01p: Manufacturing (NPR mn)

55,287.638

2020

yearly

2001 - 2020

GDP: 2000-01p: Education (NPR mn)

65,414.846

2020

yearly

2001 - 2020

GDP: 2000-01p: Public Administration & Defense (NPR mn)

17,918.342

2020

yearly

2001 - 2020

GDP: 2000-01p: Real Estate, Renting & Business Activities (NPR mn)

69,916.630

2020

yearly

2001 - 2020

GDP: 2000-01p: Health & Social Work (NPR mn)

15,707.699

2020

yearly

2001 - 2020

GDP: 2000-01p: Other Community, Social & Personal Service Activities (NPR mn)

42,077.717

2020

yearly

2001 - 2020

GDP: 2000-01p: Gross Value Added: at Basic Price (NPR mn)

870,245.312

2020

yearly

2001 - 2020

GDP: 2000-01p: Agriculture & Forestry (NPR mn)

274,187.901

2020

yearly

2001 - 2020

GDP: 2000-01p: Fishing (NPR mn)

6,402.449

2020

yearly

2001 - 2020

GDP: 2000-01p: Mining & Quarrying (NPR mn)

4,209.782

2020

yearly

2001 - 2020

GDP: 2000-01p: Electricity, Gas & Water (NPR mn)

26,295.484

2020

yearly

2001 - 2020

GDP: 2000-01p: Construction (NPR mn)

54,498.855

2020

yearly

2001 - 2020

GDP: 2000-01p: Wholesale & Retail Trade (NPR mn)

134,384.961

2020

yearly

2001 - 2020

GDP: 2000-01p: Hotels & Restaurants (NPR mn)

12,239.511

2020

yearly

2001 - 2020

GDP Deflator (2000-2001=100)

369.301

2020

yearly

2001 - 2020

Gross National Disposable Income (NPR mn)

4,818,938.564

2020

yearly

2001 - 2020

Gross National Saving (NPR mn)

1,733,866.633

2020

yearly

2001 - 2020

Gross National Disposable Income: Gross National Income (GNI) (NPR mn)

3,810,353.914

2020

yearly

2001 - 2020

Production Last Frequency Range
Minerals Production (Metric Ton)

20,259.000

2018

yearly

2009 - 2018

Energy Consumption: Total (TOE th)

14,014.130

2019

yearly

1981 - 2019

Electricity Consumption: Total (GWh)

6,529.000

2020

yearly

1975 - 2020

Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%)

-10.0

2018

yearly

2012 - 2018

Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn)

-1,742.861

Jun 2020

quarterly

Jun 2017 - Jun 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)

4,248.5

2018

yearly

1990 - 2018

Government Debt: % of GDP (%)

14.6

2018

yearly

1990 - 2018

Forecast: Government Expenditure (NPR bn)

1,800.927

2025

yearly

2000 - 2025

Forecast: Government Net Debt (NPR bn)

2,943.522

2025

yearly

2000 - 2025

Forecast: Government Revenue (NPR bn)

1,554.128

2025

yearly

2000 - 2025

Government Debt: Total (NPR mn)

443,433.820

2018

yearly

1999 - 2018

Government Debt: External (NPR mn)

52,535.120

2018

yearly

1999 - 2018

Government Domestic Debt: Annual: Bonds & Treasury Bills (NPR mn)

613,212.000

2020

yearly

1986 - 2020

Demographic and Labour Market Last Frequency Range
Population (Person mn)

29.9

2020

yearly

1950 - 2020

Labour Force Participation Rate (%)

83.9

2020

yearly

1990 - 2020

Employed Persons (Person)

7,086,000.000

2018

yearly

1999 - 2018

Unemployment Rate (%)

1.47

2020

yearly

1991 - 2020

Labour Productivity Growth (%)

3.72

2019

yearly

1992 - 2019

Forecast: Population (Person mn)

30.761

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Forecast: Employment (Person mn)

0.000

yearly

-

Forecast: Unemployment Rate (%)

0.000

yearly

-

Population Census (Person)

29,218,867.000

2018

yearly

1911 - 2018

Domestic Trade and Household Survey Last Frequency Range
Motor Vehicles Sales (Unit)

21,805

2019

yearly

2005 - 2019

Motor Vehicles Sales Growth (%)

3.5

2019

yearly

2006 - 2019

Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars (Unit)

14,300.000

Dec 2019

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2019

Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars (Unit)

7,505.000

Dec 2019

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2019

Household Expenditure per Capita (USD)

581.732

2015

yearly

2006 - 2015

Household Income per Capita (USD)

811.626

2015

yearly

2006 - 2015

Average Monthly Household Income: Whole Kingdom (NPR)

30,121.000

2015

yearly

2006 - 2015

Average Monthly Household Expenditure: Whole Kingdom (NPR)

25,928.000

2015

yearly

2006 - 2015

Inflation Last Frequency Range
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth (%)

4.5

Sep 2020

monthly

Jul 1964 - Sep 2020

CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change (%)

6.910

Sep 2020

monthly

Sep 2005 - Sep 2020

Producer Price Index Growth (%)

4.0

Jun 2019

quarterly

Sep 2016 - Jun 2019

Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth (%)

5.300

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Consumer Price Index: FB: Alcoholic Drinks (2014-2015=100)

170.450

Aug 2020

monthly

Aug 2012 - Aug 2020

Consumer Price Index: Non Food & Services (NB) (2014-2015=100)

137.190

Aug 2020

monthly

Aug 2012 - Aug 2020

Consumer Price Index: NB: Clothing & Footwear (2014-2015=100)

149.680

Aug 2020

monthly

Aug 2012 - Aug 2020

Consumer Price Index: NB: Housing & Utilities (2014-2015=100)

147.190

Aug 2020

monthly

Aug 2012 - Aug 2020

Consumer Price Index (2014-2015=100)

136.480

Aug 2020

monthly

Aug 2012 - Aug 2020

Consumer Price Index: Food & Beverages (FB) (2014-2015=100)

135.580

Aug 2020

monthly

Aug 2012 - Aug 2020

Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%)

0.000

yearly

-

Trade Balance (USD mn)

-635.7

Aug 2020

monthly

Aug 1974 - Aug 2020

Total Exports (USD mn)

80.3

Aug 2020

monthly

Aug 2003 - Aug 2020

Total Exports Growth (%)

8.9

Aug 2020

monthly

Aug 2004 - Aug 2020

Aluminum: Exports (USD th)

33.799

2019

yearly

1996 - 2019

Exports: Medicament (USD th)

11,018.615

2019

yearly

1998 - 2019

Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th)

279.848

2019

yearly

1996 - 2019

Total Imports (USD mn)

716.0

Aug 2020

monthly

Aug 2003 - Aug 2020

Total Imports Growth (%)

-19.6

Aug 2020

monthly

Aug 2004 - Aug 2020

Imports: Medicament (USD th)

234,379.786

2019

yearly

1998 - 2019

Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th)

47,503.988

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Total Exports to USA (USD mn)

4.150

Jun 2020

monthly

Sep 1983 - Jun 2020

Total Imports from USA (USD mn)

4.348

Jun 2020

monthly

Jan 1981 - Jun 2020

Total Exports to China (USD mn)

0.467

Aug 2020

monthly

Apr 2013 - Aug 2020

Total Imports from China (USD mn)

93.283

Aug 2020

monthly

Apr 2013 - Aug 2020

Exports: fob: Custom Basis (NPR mn)

9,620.049

Aug 2020

monthly

Aug 2003 - Aug 2020

Imports: cif: Custom Basis (NPR mn)

85,807.989

Aug 2020

monthly

Aug 2003 - Aug 2020

Imports: cif: Custom Basis: China (NPR mn)

11,178.998

Aug 2020

monthly

Apr 2013 - Aug 2020

Trade Balance: Custom Basis (NPR mn)

-76,187.941

Aug 2020

monthly

Aug 2003 - Aug 2020

Exports: fob: Custom Basis: India (NPR mn)

6,317.981

Aug 2020

monthly

Aug 2003 - Aug 2020

Imports: cif: Custom Basis: India (NPR mn)

56,392.716

Aug 2020

monthly

Aug 2003 - Aug 2020

Imports: cif: Custom Basis: Other Countries (NPR mn)

18,236.276

Aug 2020

monthly

Aug 2003 - Aug 2020

Exports: fob: Custom Basis: Other Countries (NPR mn)

3,246.059

Aug 2020

monthly

Aug 2003 - Aug 2020

Exports: fob: Custom Basis: China (NPR mn)

56.010

Aug 2020

monthly

Apr 2013 - Aug 2020

Exports: Food & Live Animals (NPR mn)

571.829

Apr 2020

monthly

Aug 2003 - Apr 2020

Exports: Crude Materials Inedible: Except Fuel (NPR mn)

134.547

Apr 2020

monthly

Aug 2003 - Apr 2020

Exports: Chemicals (NPR mn)

104.353

Apr 2020

monthly

Aug 2003 - Apr 2020

Exports: Manufactured Goods Classified by Materials (NPR mn)

1,044.383

Apr 2020

monthly

Aug 2003 - Apr 2020

Exports: Miscellaneous Manufactures Articles (NPR mn)

235.806

Apr 2020

monthly

Aug 2003 - Apr 2020

Imports: Food & Live Animals (NPR mn)

11,216.370

Apr 2020

monthly

Aug 2003 - Apr 2020

Imports: Mineral Fuels, Lubricants & Related Minerals (NPR mn)

11,741.829

Apr 2020

monthly

Aug 2003 - Apr 2020

Imports: Chemicals (NPR mn)

6,125.048

Apr 2020

monthly

Aug 2003 - Apr 2020

Imports: Manufactured Goods Classified by Materials (NPR mn)

10,142.510

Apr 2020

monthly

Aug 2003 - Apr 2020

Imports: Machinery & Transport Equipments (NPR mn)

18,107.887

Jul 2020

monthly

Aug 2003 - Jul 2020

Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Current Account Balance (USD mn)

1,777.5

Jul 2020

quarterly

Oct 2002 - Jul 2020

Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%)

-0.9

2020

yearly

2001 - 2020

Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn)

-108.9

Jul 2020

quarterly

Oct 2002 - Jul 2020

Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%)

0.5

2020

yearly

2001 - 2020

External Debt (USD mn)

7,121.3

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Jun 2020

External Debt: Short Term (USD mn)

402.9

2019

yearly

1970 - 2019

Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn)

-2.196

2025

yearly

1980 - 2025

Net International Investment Position (USD mn)

1,974.734

Jun 2020

quarterly

Dec 2012 - 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: Assets (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: Current Transfers: Credit (NPR mn)

-500,805.882

Jul 2020

quarterly

Oct 2002 - Jul 2020

BoP: Current Account (NPR mn)

215,370.908

Jul 2020

quarterly

Oct 2002 - Jul 2020

BoP: Current Account: Income: Credit (NPR mn)

-51,025.817

Jul 2020

quarterly

Oct 2002 - Jul 2020

BoP: Financial Account (NPR mn)

80,358.666

Jul 2020

quarterly

Oct 2002 - Jul 2020

BoP: Current Account: Current Transfers: Debit (NPR mn)

3,091.645

Jul 2020

quarterly

Oct 2002 - Jul 2020

BoP: Current Account: Income (NPR mn)

-44,006.187

Jul 2020

quarterly

Oct 2002 - Jul 2020

BoP: Current Account: Services: Credit (NPR mn)

-104,871.245

Jul 2020

quarterly

Oct 2002 - Jul 2020

BoP: Capital Account (NPR mn)

-8,541.965

Jul 2020

quarterly

Oct 2002 - Jul 2020

BoP: Current Account: Current Transfers (NPR mn)

-497,714.237

Jul 2020

quarterly

Oct 2002 - Jul 2020

BoP: Current Account: Income: Debit (NPR mn)

7,019.630

Jul 2020

quarterly

Oct 2002 - Jul 2020

BoP: Current Account: Services: Debit (NPR mn)

121,403.742

Jul 2020

quarterly

Oct 2002 - Jul 2020

BoP: Current Account: Goods: Exports fob (NPR mn)

-76,882.576

Jul 2020

quarterly

Oct 2002 - Jul 2020

BoP: Financial Account: Direct Investment in Nepal (NPR mn)

-13,195.161

Jul 2020

quarterly

Oct 2002 - Jul 2020

BoP: Financial Account: Portfolio Investment (NPR mn)

0.000

Jul 2020

quarterly

Oct 2002 - Jul 2020

BoP: Financial Account: Assets: Other Investment (OI) (NPR mn)

15,701.987

Jul 2020

quarterly

Oct 2002 - Jul 2020

BoP: Financial Account: Liabilities (NPR mn)

77,851.840

Jul 2020

quarterly

Oct 2002 - Jul 2020

BoP: Current Account: Goods: Import cif (NPR mn)

817,441.410

Jul 2020

quarterly

Oct 2002 - Jul 2020

BoP: Net Error & Omissions (NPR mn)

-106,967.127

Jul 2020

quarterly

Oct 2002 - Jul 2020

BoP: Reserve Assets & Related Items (RR) (NPR mn)

-180,220.483

Jul 2020

quarterly

Oct 2002 - Jul 2020

BoP: Current Account: Goods Balance (NPR mn)

740,558.835

Jul 2020

quarterly

Oct 2002 - Jul 2020

BoP: Current Account: Services (NPR mn)

16,532.497

Jul 2020

quarterly

Oct 2002 - Jul 2020

Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%)

2.5

2015

yearly

2003 - 2015

Non-Performing Loans (USD mn)

273.136

2015

yearly

2003 - 2015

Money Supply M1 (USD mn)

6,543.945

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2001 - Aug 2020

Money Supply M2 (USD mn)

35,418.363

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2001 - Aug 2020

M2 Growth (%)

18.9

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2002 - Aug 2020

Reserve Requirement Ratio (%)

3.0

Sep 2020

monthly

Jul 2003 - Sep 2020

Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn)

10,542.7

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2002 - Aug 2020

Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%)

3.000

Sep 2020

monthly

Jul 2003 - Sep 2020

Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA)

14.7

Aug 2020

monthly

Aug 2003 - Aug 2020

Gold Reserves (USD mn)

420.794

Aug 2020

monthly

Jul 1957 - Aug 2020

Total Deposits Growth (%)

24.7

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2002 - Aug 2020

Total Deposits (USD mn)

25,885.649

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2001 - Aug 2020

Domestic Credit (USD mn)

32,000.3

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 2001 - Sep 2020

Domestic Credit Growth (%)

13.3

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 2002 - Sep 2020

Total Loans (USD mn)

23,757.434

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 2001 - Apr 2020

Total Loans Growth (%)

16.87

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 2002 - Apr 2020

Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%)

66.38

2019

yearly

2003 - 2019

Monetary Survey: Broad Money M2 (NPR mn)

4,244,536.667

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2001 - Aug 2020

Monetary Survey: Narrow Money M1 (NPR mn)

784,226.342

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2001 - Aug 2020

Foreign Reserve (USD mn)

10,990.589

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2002 - Aug 2020

Commercial Banks: Deposits exclude Interbank (NPR mn)

3,102,136.146

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2001 - Aug 2020

Commercial Banks: Loans & Advances (NPR mn)

1,945,068.90

Jan 2018

monthly

Jan 2001 - Jan 2018

CB: NPL (NPR mn)

27,174.060

2015

yearly

2003 - 2015

Banking Statistics Last Frequency Range
Liquid Assets Ratio (%)

12.2

Aug 2020

monthly

Jul 2003 - Aug 2020

Capital Adequacy Ratio (%)

14.2

Sep 2020

monthly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2020

Nepal Rastra Bank (NRB): Total Assets (NPR mn)

1,195,430.058

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 2001 - Apr 2020

Commercial Banks: Total Asset or Liabilities (NPR mn)

4,395,734.389

Aug 2020

monthly

Jul 2003 - Aug 2020

Interest and Foreign Exchange Rates Last Frequency Range
Bank Lending Rate (% pa)

10.470

Sep 2020

monthly

Nov 2013 - Sep 2020

Exchange Rate against USD (NPR/USD)

118.190

Sep 2020

monthly

Jan 1957 - Sep 2020

Policy Rate (% pa)

5.00

Aug 2020

monthly

Jul 2003 - Aug 2020

Short Term Interest Rate (% pa)

1.27

Jul 2020

monthly

Feb 1993 - Jul 2020

Long Term Interest Rate (% pa)

8.00

Mar 2020

monthly

Jun 1981 - Mar 2020

Commercial Banks: Deposit Rate: Average (% pa)

6.64

Jun 2018

monthly

Nov 2013 - Jun 2018

Commercial Banks: Lending Rate: Average (% pa)

12.10

Jun 2018

monthly

Nov 2013 - Jun 2018

Energy Last Frequency Range
Electricity Production (GWh)

6,012

2020

yearly

1975 - 2020

Tourism Last Frequency Range
Visitor Arrivals (Person)

265

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1991 - Aug 2020

Visitor Arrivals Growth (%)

-99.7

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1992 - Aug 2020

Tourism Revenue (USD mn)

724

2019

yearly

1990 - 2019

Tourism Revenue Growth (%)

3.0

2019

yearly

1991 - 2019

Visitor Arrivals: Indian (Person)

21,527.000

Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 1991 - Dec 2018

Visitor Arrivals: Republic of Korea (Person)

4,017.000

Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 2008 - Dec 2018

Visitor Arrivals: Thailand (Person)

13,345.000

Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 2008 - Dec 2018

Visitor Arrivals: United Kingdom (Person)

5,011.000

Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 2008 - Dec 2018

Visitor Arrivals: USA (Person)

7,722.000

Dec 2018

monthly

Jan 2008 - Dec 2018

Resident Departures (Person)

1,197,000.000

2017

yearly

1990 - 2017

Average Length of Stay (Day)

12.400

2018

yearly

1974 - 2018

Number of Hotels (Unit)

1,254.000

2018

yearly

1979 - 2018

Tourism Revenue: NPR (NPR th)

67,094,600.000

2018

yearly

1990 - 2018

Financial Market Last Frequency Range
Equity Market Index (12Feb1994=100)

1,550.4

Sep 2020

monthly

Jul 2003 - Sep 2020

Market Capitalization: % of GDP (%)

50.3

2020

yearly

2001 - 2020

Market Capitalization (USD mn)

16,394.089

Aug 2020

monthly

Jul 2003 - Aug 2020

NEPSE: Turnover Value (NPR mn)

53,394.608

Sep 2020

monthly

Aug 2006 - Sep 2020

NEPSE: Turnover Volume (Share th)

171,082.783

Sep 2020

monthly

Aug 2006 - Sep 2020

NEPSE: Market Capitalization (NPR mn)

2,065,691.780

Sep 2020

monthly

Jul 2003 - Sep 2020

Transport and Telecommunications Last Frequency Range
Number of Subscriber Fixed Line (Unit)

799,368.000

2018

yearly

1975 - 2018

Number of Subscriber Mobile (Person)

39,178,451.000

2018

yearly

1960 - 2018

Teledensity: Fixed Line (Number)

2.845

2018

yearly

1975 - 2018

Teledensity: Mobile (Number)

139.446

2018

yearly

1960 - 2018

Exports: ICT Goods (USD th)

4,678.522

2017

yearly

2009 - 2017

Exports: Telecommunication Equipment (USD th)

4,211.080

2019

yearly

1996 - 2019

Exports: Television (USD th)

6.113

2019

yearly

1997 - 2019

Imports: ICT Goods (USD th)

531,394.709

2017

yearly

2000 - 2017

Imports: Telecommunication Equipment (USD th)

396,764.046

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Imports: Television (USD th)

25,070.473

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Number of Motor Vehicles: Registered (Unit)

41,437.000

2018

yearly

1975 - 2018

Air Traffic: Passenger Movement (Person)

5,104,466.000

2017

yearly

1997 - 2017

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