Nepal Unemployment Rate

1991 - 2017 | Yearly | % | World Bank

Nepal's Unemployment Rate dropped to 2.74 % in Dec 2017, from the previously reported number of 3.06 % in Dec 2016. Nepal's Unemployment Rate is updated yearly, available from Dec 1991 to Dec 2017, with an average rate of 2.74 %. The data reached an all-time high of 4.59 % in Dec 1995 and a record low of 1.34 % in Dec 2008. The data is reported by reported by World Bank.

In the latest reports, Nepal's Population reached 29.10 million people in Jul 2018. The country's Labour Force Participation Rate dropped to 84.21 % in Dec 2017.

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What was Nepal's Unemployment Rate in 2017?

Last

2.74

2017
Previous

3.06

2016
Min

1.34

2008
Max

4.59

1995
Unit

%

Frequency

yearly

Range

1991 - 2017

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

2.74

2017

3.06

2016

1.34

2008

4.59

1995

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 19 Apr 2018

View Nepal's Unemployment Rate from 1991 to 2017 in the chart:

Nepal Unemployment Rate

Series Details
Series ID

356632827

Name

Nepal Unemployment Rate

Country

Nepal

Frequency

Yearly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

World Bank

First Date

1991

Last Date

2017

Last Updated

19 Apr 2018

Statistics
Mean

2.75

Variance

1.38

Standard deviation

1.18

Skewness

0.41

Kurtosis

-1.30

Coefficient variation

0.43

Median

2.74

Max
1995

4.59

Min
2008

1.34

Previous observation
2016

3.06

Last observation
2017

2.74

Number of Observations

27

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More Countries/Regions for Unemployment Rate

Country/Region Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Albania

12.46

Mar 2018

13.37

Dec 2017

12.46

Mar 2018

18.20

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-11
Algeria

11.70

2017

10.50

2016

8.70

1984

28.80

2000

%

yearly

1982 - 2017

Updated on 2017-12-21
Argentina

9.10

Mar 2018

7.20

Dec 2017

5.90

Sep 2015

20.40

Mar 2003

%

quarterly

Dec 2002 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-21
Armenia

18.00

Dec 2017

16.50

Sep 2017

14.70

Dec 2008

20.70

Mar 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Australia

5.32

Jul 2018

5.35

Jun 2018

3.98

Feb 2008

11.21

Dec 1992

%

monthly

Feb 1978 - Jul 2018

Updated on 2018-08-16
Austria

4.82

Aug 2018

4.89

Jul 2018

3.40

Apr 2001

6.28

Jun 2016

%

monthly

Jan 1993 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Azerbaijan

4.97

Mar 2018

4.96

Dec 2017

4.81

Sep 2015

6.24

Mar 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-31
Bahrain

4.30

2016

3.50

2015

3.50

2015

16.40

2006

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2017-07-20
Bangladesh

4.37

2017

4.35

2016

2.20

1991

5.00

2009

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Belarus

0.40

Jun 2018

0.50

May 2018

0.40

Jun 2018

2.10

Oct 2004

%

monthly

Oct 2004 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-26
Belgium

6.14

Jun 2018

6.18

Mar 2018

6.14

Jun 2018

9.22

Sep 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-10-02
Bolivia

3.40

2017

3.36

2016

2.31

2012

5.48

2002

%

yearly

1999 - 2017

Updated on 2018-09-18
Bosnia and Herzegovina

20.50

2017

25.40

2016

20.50

2017

31.10

2006

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2017-07-11
Botswana

17.36

2017

17.12

2016

13.82

1991

23.80

2003

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-09-19
Brazil

12.10

Aug 2018

12.30

Jul 2018

6.20

Dec 2013

13.70

Mar 2017

%

monthly

Mar 2012 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Brunei

7.08

2017

6.93

2016

4.70

1991

7.08

2017

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Bulgaria

5.70

Mar 2018

5.60

Dec 2017

5.00

Dec 2008

21.60

Mar 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-15
Cambodia

0.20

2016

0.10

2015

0.10

2015

0.75

2007

%

yearly

2007 - 2016

Updated on 2018-05-23
Canada

5.90

Sep 2018

6.00

Aug 2018

5.80

Jul 2018

13.10

Dec 1982

%

monthly

Jan 1976 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-05
Chile

7.30

Aug 2018

7.30

Jul 2018

5.70

Dec 2013

11.63

Aug 2009

%

monthly

Mar 2009 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
China

3.83

Jun 2018

3.89

Mar 2018

3.00

Jun 2000

4.30

Dec 2009

%

quarterly

Dec 1999 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-23
Colombia

9.16

Aug 2018

9.72

Jul 2018

7.27

Nov 2015

17.87

Jan 2002

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Croatia

10.30

Mar 2018

10.90

Dec 2017

7.00

Sep 2008

18.70

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-25
Cyprus

10.70

Mar 2018

10.10

Dec 2017

3.10

Jun 2008

17.60

Mar 2015

%

quarterly

Jun 2004 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-22
Czech Republic

2.41

Mar 2018

2.39

Dec 2017

2.39

Dec 2017

8.67

Mar 2004

%

quarterly

Dec 2002 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-02
Denmark

5.00

Mar 2018

5.40

Dec 2017

3.20

Jun 2008

8.10

Jun 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-23
Ecuador

4.14

Jun 2018

4.43

Mar 2018

3.80

Dec 2014

5.71

Mar 2016

%

quarterly

Dec 2013 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Egypt

10.60

Mar 2018

11.30

Dec 2017

8.40

Jun 2008

13.40

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-15
Estonia

6.80

Mar 2018

5.30

Dec 2017

4.00

Jun 2008

19.50

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-22
European Union

6.80

Aug 2018

6.80

Jul 2018

6.80

Aug 2018

11.00

Jun 2013

%

monthly

Jan 2000 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-10-01
Finland

7.30

Jul 2018

7.30

Jun 2018

2.80

Jan 1990

17.60

Feb 1994

%

monthly

Jan 1988 - Jul 2018

Updated on 2018-08-21
France

9.10

Jun 2018

9.20

Mar 2018

7.20

Mar 2008

10.70

Sep 1997

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-08-14
Georgia

13.94

2017

13.97

2016

0.20

1991

18.30

2009

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-21
Germany

3.40

Aug 2018

3.40

Jul 2018

3.40

Aug 2018

11.20

Aug 2005

%

monthly

Jan 1991 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Greece

20.20

Apr 2018

20.10

Mar 2018

7.30

May 2008

27.90

Jul 2013

%

monthly

Apr 1998 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-07-12
Hong Kong SAR

2.80

Jun 2018

2.80

May 2018

1.00

Dec 1989

8.50

Jun 2003

%

monthly

Oct 1981 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-19
Hungary

3.56

Jun 2018

3.86

Mar 2018

3.56

Jun 2018

11.94

Mar 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-10-01
Iceland

2.79

May 2018

2.80

Apr 2018

2.43

Feb 2008

7.59

Nov 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-10
India

3.52

2017

3.51

2016

3.41

2014

4.43

2002

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Indonesia

5.50

2017

5.61

2016

1.62

1984

11.24

2005

%

yearly

1984 - 2017

Updated on 2018-01-02
Iran

12.10

Mar 2018

11.90

Dec 2017

9.50

Sep 2014

14.70

Mar 2002

%

quarterly

Jun 2001 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-10
Israel

3.97

Aug 2018

4.13

Jul 2018

3.67

Mar 2018

7.09

Mar 2012

%

monthly

Jan 2012 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-10-08
Italy

9.74

Aug 2018

10.18

Jul 2018

5.73

Apr 2007

13.02

Nov 2014

%

monthly

Jan 1983 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-10-01
Ivory Coast

2.60

2017

2.60

2016

2.60

2017

6.70

1992

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Japan

2.40

Aug 2018

2.50

Jul 2018

1.00

Mar 1970

5.50

Jul 2009

%

monthly

Jan 1953 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-27
Jordan

18.40

Feb 2018

18.50

Nov 2017

10.80

May 2007

18.50

Nov 2017

%

quarterly

Feb 2000 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-05-31
Kazakhstan

4.90

Sep 2018

4.90

Aug 2018

4.80

May 2017

12.90

Jan 2001

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-12
Kenya

11.47

2017

11.52

2016

10.00

1999

12.17

2009

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
South Korea

4.00

Sep 2018

4.20

Aug 2018

3.00

Nov 2013

7.10

Jun 1999

%

monthly

Jun 1999 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-11
Kosovo

30.50

2017

27.50

2016

27.50

2016

57.10

2001

%

yearly

2001 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-18
Kuwait

1.24

2017

1.26

2016

0.71

1999

2.23

2011

%

yearly

1999 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-03
Kyrgyzstan

7.20

2016

7.60

2015

0.26

1992

12.50

2002

%

yearly

1992 - 2016

Updated on 2018-01-10
Laos

0.67

2017

0.66

2016

0.65

2015

2.63

1992

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Latvia

7.70

Jun 2018

8.20

Mar 2018

5.30

Dec 2007

21.30

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-08-15
Lebanon

10.00

2012

6.40

2009

6.40

2009

10.00

2012

%

yearly

2004 - 2012

Updated on 2014-11-27
Lithuania

6.20

Aug 2018

6.30

Jul 2018

4.00

Nov 2007

18.30

Jul 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1998 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Luxembourg

5.50

Aug 2018

5.50

Jul 2018

2.20

Mar 2002

7.20

May 2014

%

monthly

Jan 1995 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-20
Macau SAR

1.80

Jun 2018

1.80

May 2018

1.70

Apr 2015

7.10

Jun 2000

%

monthly

Sep 1996 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-27
Macedonia

21.60

Mar 2018

21.90

Dec 2017

21.60

Mar 2018

38.70

Mar 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-08
Malawi

6.60

2013

1.00

2011

1.00

2011

6.60

2013

%

yearly

2005 - 2013

Updated on 2016-10-18
Malaysia

3.40

Aug 2018

3.40

Jul 2018

3.20

Feb 2018

3.60

Nov 2016

%

monthly

Jan 2016 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-10-15
Malta

4.40

Mar 2018

3.70

Dec 2017

3.70

Dec 2017

8.20

Sep 2003

%

quarterly

Dec 2000 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-28
Mauritius

7.10

Mar 2018

6.70

Dec 2017

6.60

Dec 2016

9.80

Sep 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-28
Mexico

3.29

Aug 2018

3.35

Jul 2018

3.15

May 2006

5.98

Sep 2009

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-26
Moldova

2.96

Jun 2018

4.11

Mar 2018

2.89

Sep 2016

14.00

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-21
Mongolia

7.50

Jun 2018

9.70

Mar 2018

6.30

Sep 2015

12.80

Dec 2009

%

quarterly

Sep 2006 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-08-15
Montenegro

16.20

Mar 2018

17.00

Dec 2017

14.80

Sep 2017

21.54

Mar 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-19
Morocco

9.10

Jun 2018

10.50

Mar 2018

7.80

Jun 2006

15.10

Sep 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-10-10
Myanmar

0.79

2017

0.78

2016

0.77

2015

0.91

1992

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Nepal

2.74

2017

3.06

2016

1.34

2008

4.59

1995

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Netherlands

4.80

Jun 2018

4.80

May 2018

4.40

Nov 2008

9.50

Feb 2014

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-19
New Zealand

4.50

Jun 2018

4.40

Mar 2018

3.30

Dec 2007

11.20

Sep 1991

%

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-31
Norway

3.80

May 2018

3.70

Apr 2018

2.40

Apr 2008

6.80

Sep 1993

%

monthly

Jan 1989 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-26
Oman

16.00

2017

15.82

2016

15.82

2016

19.83

2000

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Pakistan

5.94

2015

5.96

2014

3.04

1986

8.27

2003

%

yearly

1980 - 2015

Updated on 2016-09-29
Panama

6.10

2017

5.50

2016

4.10

2013

13.00

2003

%

yearly

2003 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-16
Paraguay

5.20

2017

6.00

2016

4.60

2012

10.70

2002

%

yearly

1998 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-10
Peru

4.18

2016

3.51

2015

3.51

2015

5.94

2002

%

yearly

2001 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-25
Philippines

5.50

Apr 2018

5.30

Jan 2018

4.70

Oct 2016

14.40

Apr 1991

%

quarterly

Jul 1982 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-06-05
Poland

4.20

Mar 2018

4.50

Dec 2017

4.20

Mar 2018

20.70

Mar 2004

%

quarterly

Dec 1999 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-25
Portugal

6.80

Aug 2018

6.80

Jul 2018

4.80

Dec 2000

17.50

Jan 2013

%

monthly

Feb 1998 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Qatar

0.10

2017

0.10

2016

0.10

2017

3.90

2001

%

yearly

1997 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-08
Romania

4.30

Aug 2018

4.20

Jul 2018

4.20

Jul 2018

8.80

Apr 2002

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-10-01
Russia

4.70

May 2018

4.90

Apr 2018

4.70

May 2018

14.60

Feb 1999

%

monthly

Jan 1994 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-06-25
Saudi Arabia

6.00

2017

5.60

2016

3.25

1998

7.85

1991

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Serbia

11.90

Jun 2018

14.80

Mar 2018

11.80

Jun 2017

21.30

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-08-31
Singapore

2.10

Jun 2018

2.00

Mar 2018

1.40

Sep 1997

4.80

Sep 2003

%

quarterly

Mar 1987 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-27
Slovakia

7.10

Mar 2018

7.70

Dec 2017

7.10

Mar 2018

19.70

Mar 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-15
Slovenia

5.90

Mar 2018

5.80

Dec 2017

4.10

Sep 2008

11.10

Mar 2013

%

quarterly

Jun 1997 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-19
South Africa

27.20

Jun 2018

26.70

Mar 2018

21.50

Dec 2008

27.70

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-31
Spain

15.28

Jun 2018

16.74

Mar 2018

4.41

Sep 1976

26.94

Mar 2013

%

quarterly

Sep 1976 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-26
Sri Lanka

4.50

Mar 2018

4.00

Dec 2017

3.90

Dec 2012

5.10

Sep 2015

%

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Sudan

20.30

2010

20.00

2009

8.60

1993

20.70

2008

%

yearly

1993 - 2010

Updated on 2014-05-08
Sweden

6.18

Jun 2018

6.19

May 2018

1.30

Jul 1989

10.50

Jun 1997

%

monthly

Jan 1983 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-26
Switzerland

5.17

Mar 2018

5.30

Feb 2018

1.53

Jan 1991

5.49

Feb 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1991 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-17
Syria

14.90

2011

8.60

2010

8.10

2009

14.90

2011

%

yearly

2000 - 2011

Updated on 2016-08-01
Taiwan

3.68

Jun 2018

3.69

May 2018

1.36

Sep 1993

6.04

Aug 2009

%

monthly

Apr 1993 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-23
Tajikistan

2.30

Apr 2018

2.20

Mar 2018

2.00

Feb 2005

3.13

Jan 2000

%

monthly

Jan 2000 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-06-28
Thailand

1.00

Sep 2018

1.00

Aug 2018

0.40

Nov 2012

5.70

Jan 2001

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-03
Tunisia

15.40

Jun 2018

15.40

Mar 2018

14.80

Jun 2014

18.90

Dec 2011

%

quarterly

Jun 2011 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-08-15
Turkey

10.30

Apr 2018

9.90

Mar 2018

8.00

Jun 2012

13.90

Apr 2009

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Ukraine

9.70

Mar 2018

9.90

Dec 2017

5.20

Sep 2005

14.00

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-25
United Arab Emirates

4.60

2011

4.30

2010

1.80

1995

4.60

2011

%

yearly

1995 - 2011

Updated on 2017-01-10
United Kingdom

4.17

Apr 2018

4.19

Mar 2018

3.40

Dec 1973

11.90

May 1984

%

monthly

Feb 1971 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-07-17
United States

3.70

Sep 2018

3.90

Aug 2018

2.50

Jun 1953

10.80

Dec 1982

%

monthly

Jan 1948 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-05
Uruguay

8.12

May 2018

8.19

Apr 2018

5.59

Dec 2011

13.20

Jan 2006

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-06
Venezuela

7.33

Apr 2016

7.08

Mar 2016

5.53

Dec 2014

20.70

Feb 2003

%

monthly

Jan 1999 - Apr 2016

Updated on 2016-06-02
Vietnam

3.18

2017

3.23

2016

3.18

2017

6.85

1998

%

yearly

1996 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-15
Yemen

14.30

2010

14.60

2009

9.80

1994

16.23

2004

%

yearly

1994 - 2010

Updated on 2014-01-20

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Indicator Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Aluminum: Exports

2,098.607

2017

2,319.871

2016

544.000

2002

7,643.642

2009

USD th

yearly

1999 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change

2.921

Aug 2018

3.912

Jul 2018

-1.001

Aug 2017

21.423

Jun 2009

%

monthly

Sep 2005 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Capital Adequacy Ratio

15.2

Sep 2018

15.2

Aug 2018

11.7

Dec 2012

22.5

Sep 2012

%

monthly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-17
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP

-4.8

2017

-2.2

2016

-4.8

2017

-0.7

2014

%

yearly

2012 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-25
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth

4.2

Aug 2018

4.6

Jul 2018

-11.5

May 1967

30.4

May 1966

%

monthly

Jul 1964 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Current Account Balance

-724.8

Apr 2018

-713.8

Jan 2018

-724.8

Apr 2018

851.9

Jul 2015

USD mn

quarterly

Oct 2002 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-17
Domestic Credit

23,830.4

Jun 2018

23,585.3

May 2018

2,320.5

Mar 2001

23,830.4

Jun 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2001 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Domestic Credit Growth

28.3

Jun 2018

25.8

May 2018

4.9

Jan 2004

39.5

Aug 2011

%

monthly

Jan 2002 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Electricity Production

4,083

2017

3,299

2016

125

1975

4,083

2017

GWh

yearly

1975 - 2017

Updated on 2017-08-23
Employed Persons

11,779,000.000

2008

9,463,000.000

1999

9,463,000.000

1999

11,779,000.000

2008

Person

yearly

1999 - 2008

Updated on 2018-04-23
Equity Market Index

1,256.7

Sep 2018

1,181.7

Aug 2018

196.3

Mar 2004

1,862.8

Jul 2016

12Feb1994=100

monthly

Jul 2003 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-09-30
Exchange Rate against USD

110.130

Aug 2018

109.450

Jul 2018

6.214

Jul 1958

110.130

Aug 2018

NPR/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Exports: ICT Goods

9.335

2015

115.110

2014

9.335

2015

3,510.245

2010

USD th

yearly

2009 - 2015

Updated on 2017-02-22
Exports: Medicament

8,684.533

2017

7,095.220

2016

28.575

1998

10,528.838

2011

USD th

yearly

1998 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

360.002

2017

269.982

2016

5.000

1996

1,922.039

2000

USD th

yearly

1996 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Exports: Telecommunication Equipment

4,440.438

2017

305.682

2016

1.857

2014

4,440.438

2017

USD th

yearly

1996 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
Exports: Television

3.280

2017

2.777

2016

1.000

1997

21.108

2011

USD th

yearly

1997 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
External Debt

3,655.4

2016

3,450.2

2015

2,493.9

1999

3,844.6

2008

USD mn

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-23
External Debt: % of GDP

17.3

2016

16.1

2015

16.1

2015

47.9

2002

%

yearly

2001 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-25
External Debt: Short Term

374.3

2016

349.4

2015

0.0

1976

374.3

2016

USD mn

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth

5.500

2023

5.500

2022

2.435

2001

21.061

1992

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Current Account Balance

-0.963

2023

-0.897

2022

-0.980

2018

1.339

2016

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita

3,555.331

2023

3,406.344

2022

403.711

1980

3,555.331

2023

PPP Intl $

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Government Expenditure

1,203.979

2023

1,095.741

2022

53.240

2000

1,203.979

2023

NPR bn

yearly

2000 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Government Net Debt

1,542.754

2023

1,346.482

2022

236.008

2000

1,542.754

2023

NPR bn

yearly

2000 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Government Revenue

1,079.803

2023

978.205

2022

46.242

2000

1,079.803

2023

NPR bn

yearly

2000 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita

1,188.945

2023

1,122.048

2022

132.756

1980

1,188.945

2023

USD

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Population

31.477

2023

31.110

2022

14.914

1980

31.477

2023

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

3.800

2023

3.831

2022

-2.978

1983

9.681

1984

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Foreign Direct Investment

0.7

Apr 2018

80.1

Jan 2018

-6.0

Apr 2006

80.1

Jan 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Oct 2002 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-17
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

0.5

2017

0.3

2016

-0.1

2006

0.6

2012

%

yearly

2001 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-25
Foreign Exchange Reserves

8,654.3

Aug 2018

9,048.8

Jul 2018

983.5

Nov 2002

9,198.4

Jan 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2002 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

36.233

2017

39.228

2016

15.880

2011

39.228

2016

%

yearly

2002 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-25
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

7.9

Aug 2018

7.3

Jul 2018

5.6

Apr 2011

29.3

Oct 2015

NA

monthly

Aug 2003 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
GDP Deflator Growth

6.7

2018

8.0

2017

3.1

2003

16.0

2009

%

yearly

2002 - 2018

Updated on 2018-06-15
GDP per Capita

1,003.641

2018

866.476

2017

46.243

1964

1,003.641

2018

USD

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2018-06-15
Gold Reserves

250.725

Aug 2018

256.542

Jul 2018

0.000

Jun 2011

279.396

Apr 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jul 1957 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Government Debt: % of GDP

27.6

2016

25.4

2015

25.4

2015

66.5

1994

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2018-09-21
Gross Fixed Capital Formation

7,915.134

2017

6,086.354

2016

1,145.594

2001

7,915.134

2017

USD mn

yearly

2001 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-25
Gross National Product

25,171.891

2017

21,505.703

2016

496.099

1964

25,171.891

2017

USD mn

yearly

1960 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-25
Gross Savings Rate

43.6

2018

44.8

2017

23.8

2003

45.0

2014

%

yearly

2001 - 2018

Updated on 2018-04-25
Imports: ICT Goods

328,163.335

2015

359,678.046

2014

42,563.475

2000

359,678.046

2014

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2015

Updated on 2017-02-22
Imports: Medicament

205,439.363

2017

212,645.906

2016

27,363.626

1999

246,966.465

2015

USD th

yearly

1998 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

47,533.401

2017

33,536.481

2016

6,205.078

2000

49,733.740

2010

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Imports: Telecommunication Equipment

344,988.848

2017

310,918.424

2016

16,601.000

1997

344,988.848

2017

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
Imports: Television

22,331.429

2017

18,239.201

2016

2,053.080

2000

39,534.000

1996

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
Industrial Production Index Growth

9.2

Jan 2018

19.0

Oct 2017

9.2

Jan 2018

35.7

Jan 2017

%

quarterly

Oct 2016 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-07-10
Investment: % of GDP

51.8

2018

45.7

2017

14.5

1975

51.8

2018

%

yearly

1975 - 2018

Updated on 2018-06-15
Labour Force Participation Rate

84.2

2017

84.3

2016

83.0

2008

86.2

1995

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Liquid Assets Ratio

11.4

Jun 2018

10.8

May 2018

10.1

Dec 2017

18.9

Jun 2015

%

monthly

Jul 2003 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Long Term Interest Rate

6.00

Jun 2018

6.00

May 2018

6.00

Jun 2018

15.00

May 1990

% pa

monthly

Jun 1981 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-18
Market Capitalization: % of GDP

73.2

2017

91.0

2016

7.1

2003

91.0

2016

%

yearly

2001 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-25
Minerals Production

4,760.000

2016

3,400.000

2015

3,400.000

2015

34,601.000

2009

Metric Ton

yearly

2009 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-26
Money Supply M1

5,588.842

Aug 2018

6,115.989

Jul 2018

882.320

Jan 2001

6,115.989

Jul 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2001 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Money Supply M2

27,872.030

Aug 2018

28,272.879

Jul 2018

2,682.331

Jan 2001

28,272.879

Jul 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2001 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars

950.000

Dec 2017

2,900.000

Dec 2016

400.000

Dec 2005

3,000.000

Dec 2014

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

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

2,720.000

Dec 2017

6,400.000

Dec 2016

1,000.000

Dec 2010

6,400.000

Dec 2016

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-08
Motor Vehicles Sales

3,670

2017

9,300

2016

1,400

2005

9,300

2016

Unit

yearly

2005 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

-60.5

2017

57.6

2016

-60.5

2017

100.0

2011

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
National Government Debt

5,857.2

2016

5,428.2

2015

1,899.4

1990

6,398.5

2012

USD mn

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-23
Nominal GDP

24,880.1

2017

21,186.0

2016

5,968.1

2001

24,880.1

2017

USD mn

yearly

2001 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-25
Nominal GDP Growth

13.799

2018

17.284

2017

4.060

2002

21.162

2009

%

yearly

2002 - 2018

Updated on 2018-06-15
Non Performing Loans Ratio

2.5

2015

3.0

2014

2.4

2010

28.7

2003

%

yearly

2003 - 2015

Updated on 2016-04-25
Non-Performing Loans

273.136

2015

277.368

2014

150.578

2010

413.287

2003

USD mn

yearly

2003 - 2015

Updated on 2018-04-23
Number of Subscriber Fixed Line

858,237.000

2016

846,940.000

2015

7,100.000

1975

858,237.000

2016

Unit

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Number of Subscriber Mobile

36,096,396.000

2017

32,120,305.000

2016

0.000

1998

36,096,396.000

2017

Person

yearly

1960 - 2017

Updated on 2018-09-19
Policy Rate

6.50

Sep 2018

6.50

Aug 2018

5.50

Jul 2005

8.00

Jul 2015

% pa

monthly

Jul 2003 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Population

29.1

2018

28.7

2017

8.5

1950

29.1

2018

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2018

Updated on 2018-06-15
Private Consumption Expenditure

19,084.220

2017

17,882.330

2016

1,095.040

1977

19,084.220

2017

USD mn

yearly

1975 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-25
Private Consumption: % of GDP

73.3

2018

76.7

2017

73.3

2018

84.4

2016

%

yearly

1975 - 2018

Updated on 2018-06-15
Public Consumption Expenditure

2,823.112

2017

2,441.934

2016

100.800

1977

2,823.112

2017

USD mn

yearly

1975 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-25
Public Consumption: % of GDP

11.7

2018

11.3

2017

6.7

1980

11.7

2018

%

yearly

1975 - 2018

Updated on 2018-06-15
Real GDP Growth

6.3

2018

7.9

2017

-3.0

1983

9.7

1984

%

yearly

1961 - 2018

Updated on 2018-06-15
Reserve Requirement Ratio

6.0

Jun 2018

6.0

May 2018

5.0

Jun 2014

6.0

Jun 2018

%

monthly

Jul 2003 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Short Term Interest Rate

3.74

Aug 2018

3.74

Jul 2018

0.00

Aug 2014

12.88

Jun 1996

% pa

monthly

Feb 1993 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Tax Revenue

1,653.268

Dec 2017

1,223.039

Sep 2017

82.088

Sep 1998

1,653.268

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Sep 1997 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Teledensity: Fixed Line

2.961

2016

2.956

2015

0.053

1975

3.115

2010

Number

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Teledensity: Mobile

110.826

2016

96.021

2015

0.000

1998

110.826

2016

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Total Deposits

19,401.605

Aug 2018

19,650.434

Jul 2018

2,252.542

Jan 2001

19,650.434

Jul 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2001 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Total Exports

62.8

Aug 2018

62.8

Jul 2018

39.6

Nov 2015

107.2

Sep 2008

USD mn

monthly

Aug 2003 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Total Exports Growth

3.2

Aug 2018

19.9

Jul 2018

-43.6

Oct 2015

82.7

Nov 2008

%

monthly

Aug 2004 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Total Imports

1,123.3

Jun 2018

1,029.6

May 2018

121.9

Mar 2005

1,242.8

Feb 2018

USD mn

monthly

Aug 2003 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
Total Imports Growth

54.3

Aug 2018

44.8

Jul 2018

-59.6

Oct 2015

170.0

Oct 2016

%

monthly

Aug 2004 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Tourism Revenue

551

2017

393

2016

59

1991

551

2017

USD mn

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-28
Tourism Revenue Growth

40.3

2017

-27.8

2016

-37.5

2002

74.4

2008

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-28
Trade Balance

-1,032.3

Aug 2018

-1,174.9

Jul 2018

-1,179.4

Feb 2018

1.7

Aug 1975

USD mn

monthly

Aug 1974 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Visitor Arrivals

82,966

Dec 2017

99,804

Nov 2017

13,030

Jun 2001

112,492

Oct 2017

Person

monthly

Jan 1991 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-05-28
Visitor Arrivals Growth

8.7

Dec 2017

36.7

Nov 2017

-71.9

May 2015

165.7

May 2016

%

monthly

Jan 1992 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-05-28
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