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Nigeria Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

2010 - 2017 | Quarterly | % | CEIC

Nigeria's Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) registered a growth equal to 0.9 % of the country's Nominal GDP in Dec 2017, compared with a growth equal to 0.8 % in the previous quarter. Nigeria's Foreign Direct Investment: % of Nominal GDP data is updated quarterly, available from Mar 2010 to Dec 2017. The data reached an all-time high of 2.5 % in Dec 2012 and a record low 0.4 % in Dec 2015. CEIC calculates Foreign Direct Investment as % of Nominal GDP from quarterly Foreign Direct Investment and quarterly Nominal GDP. The Central Bank of Nigeria provides Foreign Direct Investment in USD. The National Bureau of Statistics of the Federal Republic of Nigeria provides Nominal GDP in local currency, at basic prices. The Central Bank of Nigeria average market exchange rate is used for currency conversions.

In the latest reports of Nigeria, Current Account recorded a surplus of 3.7 USD bn in Dec 2017. Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) increased by 959.5 USD mn in Dec 2017. Nigeria's Direct Investment Abroad expanded by 321.5 USD mn in Dec 2017. Its Foreign Portfolio Investment increased by 3.8 USD bn in Dec 2017. The country's Nominal GDP was reported at 102.2 USD bn in Dec 2017.

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What was Nigeria's Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP in Dec 2017?

Last

0.9

Dec 2017
Previous

0.8

Sep 2017
Min

0.4

Dec 2015
Max

2.5

Dec 2012
Unit

%

Frequency

quarterly

Range

Mar 2010 - Dec 2017

Updated on 29 Mar 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

0.9

Dec 2017

0.8

Sep 2017

0.4

Dec 2015

2.5

Dec 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2017

Updated on 29 Mar 2018

View Nigeria's Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP from Mar 2010 to Dec 2017 in the chart:

Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP Nigeria

Series Details
Series ID

356490467

Name

Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP Nigeria

Country

Nigeria

Frequency

Quarterly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

CEIC Generated

First Date

Mar 2010

Last Date

Dec 2017

Last Updated

29 Mar 2018

Statistics
Mean

1.2

Variance

0.3

Standard deviation

0.6

Skewness

0.7

Kurtosis

-0.4

Coefficient variation

0.5

Median

1.0

Max
Dec 2012

2.5

Min
Dec 2015

0.4

Previous observation
Sep 2017

0.8

Last observation
Dec 2017

0.9

Number of Observations

32

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Country Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
United States

1.1

Dec 2017

2.1

Sep 2017

-1.8

Mar 2014

6.1

Jun 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-28
Canada

1.5

Dec 2017

2.5

Sep 2017

-2.6

Jun 2004

17.7

Dec 2000

%

quarterly

Mar 1961 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
France

2.3

Dec 2017

0.7

Sep 2017

-1.8

Sep 2009

7.1

Dec 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-06
Germany

1.5

Dec 2017

2.6

Sep 2017

-3.7

Mar 2004

33.2

Mar 2000

%

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Italy

1.5

Dec 2017

-0.1

Sep 2017

-4.2

Sep 2009

8.3

Mar 2009

%

quarterly

Mar 1988 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Japan

0.6

Dec 2017

0.1

Sep 2017

-1.2

Jun 2006

1.1

Jun 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
United Kingdom

1.7

Dec 2017

1.6

Sep 2017

-11.9

Jun 2009

23.8

Sep 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 1987 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Austria

5.1

Dec 2017

4.0

Sep 2017

-29.2

Dec 2010

92.2

Mar 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 1970 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Belgium

-4.6

Dec 2017

-11.9

Sep 2017

-21.4

Dec 2015

84.1

Dec 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Bulgaria

3.6

Dec 2017

2.8

Sep 2017

-2.5

Sep 2010

31.0

Jun 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Cyprus

24.9

Dec 2017

75.1

Sep 2017

-59.9

Sep 2011

711.9

Mar 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Czech Republic

3.4

Dec 2017

4.1

Sep 2017

-4.3

Sep 2011

25.0

Jun 2002

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-03
Denmark

0.1

Dec 2017

0.1

Sep 2017

-18.4

Dec 2012

61.0

Jun 2000

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-05
Estonia

-3.8

Dec 2017

9.2

Sep 2017

-17.0

Jun 2015

25.0

Dec 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-14
Finland

1.7

Dec 2017

2.6

Sep 2017

-16.7

Sep 2009

20.8

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-02
Greece

1.3

Dec 2017

1.8

Sep 2017

-1.4

Mar 2012

4.2

Jun 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-21
Hungary

-45.9

Dec 2017

8.0

Sep 2017

-60.2

Jun 2009

219.6

Dec 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-23
Iceland

-19.8

Dec 2017

-80.1

Sep 2017

-80.1

Sep 2017

62.0

Dec 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-28
Ireland

-24.0

Dec 2017

12.5

Sep 2017

-37.8

Dec 2011

218.4

Dec 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-21
Latvia

-1.0

Dec 2017

5.5

Sep 2017

-3.7

Dec 2001

12.9

Sep 1997

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Lithuania

2.1

Dec 2017

5.0

Sep 2017

-5.6

Jun 2012

19.4

Sep 1998

%

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-23
Argentina

1.7

Dec 2017

2.1

Sep 2017

-1.0

Jun 2014

4.3

Mar 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-22
Luxembourg

-917.5

Dec 2017

-1,800.3

Sep 2017

-1,800.3

Sep 2017

1,968.4

Mar 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-23
Malta

32.6

Dec 2017

28.7

Sep 2017

-66.9

Dec 2013

478.8

Mar 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Bolivia

3.2

Sep 2017

1.8

Jun 2017

-6.5

Dec 2005

18.8

Dec 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1990 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-03-22
Netherlands

31.4

Dec 2017

36.0

Sep 2017

-42.5

Dec 2015

126.9

Sep 2007

%

quarterly

Jun 2003 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Norway

-6.3

Dec 2017

0.9

Sep 2017

-26.6

Dec 2016

17.0

Dec 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-28
Brazil

3.6

Dec 2017

3.0

Sep 2017

0.3

Mar 1995

7.1

Dec 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-23
Poland

2.0

Dec 2017

2.1

Sep 2017

-1.8

Dec 2013

11.3

Dec 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Chile

2.1

Dec 2017

4.8

Sep 2017

-1.6

Jun 2017

18.7

Dec 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Portugal

4.0

Dec 2017

4.7

Sep 2017

-6.3

Dec 2004

18.8

Dec 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-23
Colombia

4.7

2017

4.9

2016

1.8

2003

7.0

2005

%

yearly

2000 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Romania

1.3

Dec 2017

3.3

Sep 2017

-0.1

Dec 2010

12.7

Dec 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-05
Slovakia

3.8

Dec 2017

5.7

Sep 2017

-4.1

Dec 2009

12.1

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-02
Slovenia

1.9

Dec 2017

2.3

Sep 2017

-2.7

Jun 2009

13.2

Dec 2002

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Ecuador

0.3

Dec 2017

0.6

Sep 2017

-2.1

Dec 2007

7.8

Dec 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Mexico

1.8

Dec 2017

2.0

Sep 2017

-0.2

Jun 2010

8.5

Sep 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Spain

-3.6

Dec 2017

0.8

Sep 2017

-3.6

Dec 2017

11.9

Dec 2000

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Panama

6.2

Dec 2017

10.2

Sep 2017

2.0

Sep 2009

13.3

Jun 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Sweden

1.1

Dec 2017

4.6

Sep 2017

-7.2

Dec 2011

61.5

Jun 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1982 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Paraguay

1.5

Sep 2017

1.5

Jun 2017

-9.7

Mar 2002

9.8

Mar 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-03-27
Switzerland

3.1

Dec 2017

-20.5

Sep 2017

-20.5

Sep 2017

32.9

Dec 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Peru

4.7

Dec 2017

2.5

Sep 2017

-4.6

Sep 2014

15.3

Jun 1994

%

quarterly

Mar 1990 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Uruguay

1.2

Dec 2017

0.3

Sep 2017

-2.6

Jun 2013

18.0

Jun 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-23
Venezuela

0.1

2014

0.7

2013

-2.5

1976

7.2

1997

%

yearly

1970 - 2014

Updated on 2018-03-19
Algeria

1.0

2016

-0.2

2015

-0.2

2015

2.2

2001

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-20
Australia

1.4

Dec 2017

3.8

Sep 2017

-21.4

Jun 2005

19.3

Dec 2004

%

quarterly

Sep 1959 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Bangladesh

1.0

2017

0.9

2016

0.1

2002

1.3

2005

%

yearly

1998 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Brunei

2.2

Dec 2015

2.2

Sep 2015

-0.6

Dec 2014

10.4

Jun 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Dec 2015

Updated on 2018-03-26
Cambodia

11.3

2016

9.3

2015

9.3

2015

13.1

2012

%

yearly

2010 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-02
Bahrain

0.9

2016

-2.6

2015

-2.6

2015

11.5

2013

%

yearly

2012 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-02
China

2.3

Dec 2017

1.0

Sep 2017

0.7

Jun 2017

6.9

Dec 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Botswana

6.0

Sep 2017

0.5

Jun 2017

-0.4

Mar 2016

13.0

Jun 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Hong Kong

46.5

Dec 2017

11.3

Sep 2017

-17.0

Dec 2002

102.9

Mar 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-22
India

0.9

Dec 2017

2.3

Sep 2017

0.7

Mar 2005

4.1

Mar 2008

%

quarterly

Jun 2004 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-21
Israel

12.4

Dec 2017

3.9

Sep 2017

-1.5

Dec 2014

16.7

Dec 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 1979 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Indonesia

2.0

Dec 2017

3.4

Sep 2017

-4.6

Dec 2000

5.3

Jun 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 1990 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Jordan

2.3

Dec 2017

2.8

Sep 2017

-1.6

Jun 1993

39.4

Mar 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 1992 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-02
South Korea

1.5

Dec 2017

0.9

Sep 2017

-0.4

Sep 1980

2.9

Jun 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-27
Malawi

6.0

2016

8.1

2015

-1.3

1991

10.2

2011

%

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-26
Malaysia

1.6

Dec 2017

4.1

Sep 2017

-1.8

Dec 2009

8.4

Jun 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Laos

6.3

2016

8.3

2015

0.3

2002

8.5

1996

%

yearly

1988 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-19
Macau

2.8

2016

0.8

2015

-1.9

2009

29.2

2007

%

yearly

1982 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-20
Nepal

0.5

2017

0.3

2016

-0.1

2006

0.6

2012

%

yearly

2001 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
New Zealand

4.2

Dec 2017

-1.4

Sep 2017

-19.1

Dec 2003

10.1

Mar 2001

%

quarterly

Jun 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Pakistan

0.9

2017

0.8

2016

0.0

1977

3.4

2007

%

yearly

1977 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Philippines

4.1

Dec 2017

3.2

Sep 2017

-0.3

Sep 2010

5.4

Mar 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Singapore

20.0

Dec 2017

18.2

Sep 2017

-11.1

Jun 2003

43.3

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Sri Lanka

4.2

Dec 2017

0.2

Sep 2017

0.2

Sep 2017

4.2

Dec 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Taiwan

0.3

Dec 2017

0.8

Sep 2017

-1.9

Mar 2011

5.6

Dec 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 1981 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-23
Thailand

2.5

Dec 2017

1.8

Sep 2017

-8.0

Dec 2011

9.0

Jun 1998

%

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Vietnam

6.1

2016

6.1

2015

-0.0

1985

11.9

1994

%

yearly

1985 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-20
Albania

7.7

Dec 2017

10.3

Sep 2017

5.5

Jun 2014

14.3

Jun 2009

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-05
Armenia

2.6

Dec 2017

1.5

Sep 2017

-1.9

Dec 2014

33.8

Mar 1998

%

quarterly

Dec 1994 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Azerbaijan

6.7

Sep 2017

7.3

Jun 2017

3.2

Dec 2013

12.7

Jun 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-04-02
Belarus

2.0

Dec 2017

0.8

Sep 2017

-1.4

Jun 2016

19.7

Dec 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-28
Bosnia and Herzegovina

1.7

Dec 2017

2.4

Sep 2017

-0.9

Sep 2009

9.3

Dec 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-03
Croatia

4.6

Dec 2017

4.7

Sep 2017

-4.3

Dec 2015

20.0

Dec 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Georgia

10.7

Dec 2017

14.8

Sep 2017

2.3

Mar 1998

23.3

Dec 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Kazakhstan

1.0

Sep 2017

6.3

Jun 2017

-6.1

Dec 2010

64.8

Dec 1999

%

quarterly

Dec 1997 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Kyrgyzstan

-2.7

Dec 2017

2.5

Sep 2017

-5.0

Mar 2014

33.9

Dec 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-23
Macedonia

4.3

Dec 2017

-0.0

Sep 2017

-3.6

Dec 2014

41.3

Mar 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-22
Moldova

2.6

Dec 2017

2.7

Sep 2017

-1.3

Jun 1999

22.7

Mar 2000

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Mongolia

16.4

Dec 2017

15.8

Sep 2017

-145.3

Jun 2016

50.5

Dec 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-03
Mauritius

182.8

Dec 2017

151.8

Sep 2017

-58.5

Mar 2013

658.8

Jun 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Montenegro

14.9

Dec 2017

6.8

Sep 2017

-11.2

Mar 2016

29.4

Jun 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-27
Russia

0.4

Dec 2017

1.9

Sep 2017

-1.8

Dec 2005

7.5

Mar 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-03
Serbia

5.7

Dec 2017

7.6

Sep 2017

3.3

Mar 2013

7.6

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Tajikistan

0.6

Jun 2017

-4.9

Mar 2017

-9.8

Mar 2016

2.5

Dec 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Jun 2017

Updated on 2018-03-14
Turkey

1.4

Dec 2017

1.1

Sep 2017

-0.5

Sep 2000

7.0

Mar 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 1987 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Ukraine

1.6

Dec 2017

1.8

Sep 2017

-1.3

Mar 2014

25.5

Dec 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-21
Morocco

2.6

Dec 2017

1.6

Sep 2017

0.9

Sep 2016

5.1

Dec 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-02
Nigeria

0.9

Dec 2017

0.8

Sep 2017

0.4

Dec 2015

2.5

Dec 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2017

Updated on 29 Mar 2018
Oman

2.5

2016

-3.2

2015

-3.7

1974

7.9

2007

%

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-28
Qatar

0.4

Dec 2017

0.5

Sep 2017

-1.0

Dec 2012

2.2

Sep 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-01
Saudi Arabia

0.1

Dec 2017

0.2

Sep 2017

0.1

Dec 2017

10.7

Dec 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-01
South Africa

-1.1

Dec 2017

1.4

Sep 2017

-2.1

Dec 2006

20.4

Jun 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 1985 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Sudan

1.0

2016

1.9

2015

0.0

1996

7.8

2006

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-14
Syria

2.4

2010

4.8

2009

-0.0

1980

4.8

2009

%

yearly

1980 - 2010

Updated on 2018-04-02
Tunisia

2.4

Sep 2017

1.8

Jun 2017

-3.5

Mar 2011

28.8

Sep 2006

%

quarterly

Dec 2003 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-03-14
Yemen

-2.1

2016

-0.0

2015

-5.1

1995

16.8

1993

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-26
United Arab Emirates

2.8

2016

2.5

2015

-1.2

1999

6.8

2004

%

yearly

1972 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-21
Egypt

3.4

Dec 2017

2.4

Sep 2017

-1.2

Dec 2011

12.5

Dec 2006

%

quarterly

Sep 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-05
Kuwait

0.3

2016

0.2

2015

0.2

2015

2.2

2012

%

yearly

2009 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-20
Ivory Coast

1.3

2016

1.5

2015

-2.1

1992

3.5

1997

%

yearly

1975 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-20
European Union

0.8

Dec 2017

-5.2

Sep 2017

-5.2

Sep 2017

14.2

Mar 2000

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-06
Kenya

0.6

2016

1.0

2015

0.0

2001

4.0

2009

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-20
Iran

0.8

2016

0.5

2015

-0.1

1990

2.3

2002

%

yearly

1989 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-20
Lebanon

4.8

2015

6.1

2014

4.8

2015

15.5

2005

%

yearly

2004 - 2015

Updated on 2018-03-20
Kosovo

4.4

Dec 2017

3.7

Sep 2017

-0.3

Jun 2014

11.3

Dec 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-04

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Indicator Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Government Debt: % of GDP

16.2

2017

14.3

2016

7.3

2008

79.4

1992

%

yearly

1981 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Business Confidence: Net Balance

1.7

Dec 2017

-17.6

Sep 2017

-24.3

Sep 2016

24.5

Mar 2011

% Point

quarterly

Jun 2008 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2017-12-20
Foreign Direct Investment

959.5

Dec 2017

798.4

Sep 2017

501.8

Dec 2015

3,084.9

Dec 2012

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Total Imports Growth

19.3

Dec 2017

19.6

Nov 2017

-66.4

Feb 1986

114.1

Apr 2011

%

monthly

Jan 1982 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-24
Money Supply M2

78,649.26

Feb 2018

78,066.46

Jan 2018

5,894.68

Mar 1993

113,283.59

Jan 2015

USD mn

monthly

Nov 1992 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-19
Forecast: Government Revenue

17,506.73

2022

14,722.87

2021

1,986.95

2000

17,506.73

2022

NGN bn

yearly

2000 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Teledensity: Fixed Line

0.08

2016

0.10

2015

0.05

1960

1.18

2006

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Natural Gas: Exports

25,146.50

2016

26,703.50

2015

740.00

1999

28,266.00

2012

Cub m mn

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-13
Real GDP Growth

1.9

Dec 2017

1.4

Sep 2017

-2.3

Sep 2016

6.9

Mar 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Labour Productivity Growth

1.96

Sep 2017

-1.16

Jun 2017

-3.81

Sep 2016

4.54

Sep 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-04-04
Domestic Credit Growth

-1.1

Feb 2018

-2.5

Jan 2018

-88.6

Mar 2007

1,165.5

Mar 2008

%

monthly

Nov 1993 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-19
Market Capitalization: % of GDP

12.0

2017

9.1

2016

2.9

1985

30.9

2007

%

yearly

1985 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Total Imports

3,285.0

Dec 2017

2,937.6

Nov 2017

230.8

Feb 1986

6,400.0

Apr 2011

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1981 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-24
CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change

17.56

Feb 2018

18.88

Jan 2018

-3.60

Jul 2006

38.04

Aug 2005

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-19
Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita

2,929.74

2022

2,901.87

2021

496.50

1999

3,268.39

2014

USD

yearly

1990 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Crude Oil: Exports

1,738.00

2016

2,114.00

2015

1,665.00

1995

2,464.00

2010

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-13
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

17.87

2016

23.80

2015

0.04

2002

70.84

2011

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-16
Public Consumption: % of GDP

5.4

2016

5.9

2015

2.1

1991

13.9

1978

%

yearly

1950 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-19
Equity Market Index

41,504.5

Mar 2018

43,330.5

Feb 2018

111.3

Jan 1985

65,652.4

Feb 2008

03Jan1984=100

monthly

Jan 1985 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-30
Domestic Credit

88,114.1

Feb 2018

84,665.3

Jan 2018

2,164.6

Mar 2007

120,248.2

Jan 2015

USD mn

monthly

Nov 1992 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-19
Non Performing Loans Ratio

4.9

2015

2.9

2014

2.9

2014

32.8

2009

%

yearly

2003 - 2015

Updated on 2017-11-23
Visitor Arrivals

1,889,000

2016

1,255,000

2015

486,000

2012

1,889,000

2016

Person

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-19
Core CPI Change

12.34

Feb 2018

12.68

Jan 2018

-6.50

Dec 2007

27.80

Nov 2003

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-19
Forecast: Government Expenditure

26,862.74

2022

22,847.78

2021

1,706.56

2000

26,862.74

2022

NGN bn

yearly

2000 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars

2,948.00

Dec 2017

3,800.00

Dec 2016

1,900.00

Jun 2016

17,000.00

Dec 2009

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-08
Crude Oil: Production

1,806.00

Feb 2018

1,781.00

Jan 2018

1,419.00

Aug 2016

2,496.00

Nov 2005

Barrel/Day th

monthly

Jan 2002 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-14
Gold Production

7,700.00

2015

7,100.00

2014

1.00

1993

7,700.00

2015

kg

yearly

1993 - 2015

Updated on 2017-09-20
Population

186.0

2016

181.2

2015

37.9

1950

186.0

2016

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2016

Updated on 2017-08-27
Capital Adequacy Ratio

17.7

2015

15.9

2014

1.8

2010

22.6

2006

%

yearly

2004 - 2015

Updated on 2017-03-30
Short Term Interest Rate

16.01

Mar 2018

15.98

Feb 2018

6.82

Aug 2010

22.95

Mar 2012

% pa

monthly

Jan 2010 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-03
Gold Reserves

0.06

Jan 2018

0.06

Dec 2017

0.00

Sep 1961

35.97

Oct 1980

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1950 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-26
Forecast: Government Net Debt

65,175.03

2022

54,961.19

2021

358.18

1990

65,175.03

2022

NGN bn

yearly

1990 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars

4,051.20

Dec 2017

19,200.00

Dec 2016

4,051.20

Dec 2017

42,000.00

Dec 2014

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-08
GDP Deflator Growth

5.0

Dec 2017

9.5

Sep 2017

0.3

Mar 2015

18.1

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Direct Investment Abroad

321.5

Dec 2017

322.2

Sep 2017

-269.0

Mar 2010

954.3

Dec 2013

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Total Exports

4,175.5

Dec 2017

4,677.8

Nov 2017

322.9

Oct 1986

11,696.1

Aug 2011

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1981 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-24
Bank Lending Rate

17.53

Feb 2018

17.50

Jan 2018

14.58

Nov 2008

19.66

Nov 2009

% pa

monthly

Jan 2006 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-19
Consumer Confidence: Net Balance

34.4

Dec 2017

34.8

Sep 2017

24.2

Jun 2009

44.6

Jun 2011

% Point

quarterly

Jun 2009 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2017-12-20
External Debt: % of GDP

5.1

2017

2.8

2016

1.1

2008

56.1

1991

%

yearly

1985 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Trade Balance

2,488.5

Dec 2017

1,855.1

Nov 2017

-3,934.8

Mar 2011

14,402.0

Oct 2011

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2003 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita

6,242.81

2022

6,185.37

2021

2,026.44

1991

6,242.81

2022

PPP Intl $

yearly

1990 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-13
Consumer Confidence Growth

4.5

Dec 2017

2.7

Sep 2017

-15.2

Jun 2012

15.3

Dec 2010

% Point

quarterly

Jun 2010 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Exchange Rate against USD

305.240

Mar 2018

305.395

Feb 2018

0.530

Nov 1980

309.230

Aug 2016

NGN/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-30
Foreign Exchange Reserves

46,208.9

Mar 2018

42,492.7

Feb 2018

63.2

Jun 1968

62,081.9

Sep 2008

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1960 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-30
Visitor Arrivals Growth

50.5

2016

23.5

2013

-54.0

2011

50.5

2016

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-19
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

1.75

2022

1.71

2021

-1.62

2016

14.60

2002

%

yearly

1991 - 2022

Updated on 2018-01-22
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP

-1.9

2017

-2.2

2016

-2.2

2010

-0.0

2006

%

yearly

2005 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth

14.3

Feb 2018

15.1

Jan 2018

-7.8

Oct 1967

89.6

Jun 1995

%

monthly

Jan 1961 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-19
External Debt

18,913.4

Dec 2017

15,352.1

Sep 2017

3,287.7

Mar 2007

18,913.4

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 2006 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Real Effective Exchange Rate

124.4

Feb 2018

124.6

Jan 2018

51.0

Mar 1992

703.1

Sep 1984

2005=100

monthly

Dec 1979 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-19
Gross National Product

395,953.77

2016

468,409.35

2015

4,173.70

1960

549,528.10

2014

USD mn

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-19
Gross Savings Rate

13.1

2016

15.5

2015

13.1

2016

33.4

2012

%

yearly

2010 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-19
Labour Force Participation Rate

55.1

2017

55.2

2016

54.7

2004

56.4

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2017-12-18
Current Account Balance: % of GDP

3.8

Dec 2017

2.0

Sep 2017

-5.3

Mar 2015

20.9

Jun 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
M2 Growth

8.1

Feb 2018

3.2

Jan 2018

-2.2

Nov 2013

100.1

Mar 2008

%

monthly

Nov 1993 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-19
Reserve Requirement Ratio

22.5

Mar 2018

22.5

Feb 2018

1.0

Jan 2011

31.0

Aug 2015

%

monthly

Nov 2005 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-30
Private Consumption Expenditure

78,377.21

Dec 2016

75,468.96

Sep 2016

53,304.76

Jun 2010

119,809.21

Dec 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2016

Updated on 2018-03-19
Investment: % of GDP

15.3

2016

15.5

2015

5.5

2005

34.0

1981

%

yearly

1981 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-19
Business Confidence Growth

22.5

Dec 2017

6.7

Sep 2017

-32.4

Sep 2016

24.6

Dec 2010

% Point

quarterly

Jun 2009 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Policy Rate

14.00

Mar 2018

14.00

Feb 2018

6.00

Aug 2010

14.00

Mar 2018

% pa

monthly

Dec 2006 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-30
Gross Fixed Capital Formation

12,518.55

Dec 2016

11,053.34

Sep 2016

11,053.34

Sep 2016

23,106.21

Jun 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2016

Updated on 2018-03-19
Forecast: Current Account Balance

4.63

2022

4.87

2021

-15.76

2015

36.53

2005

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Forecast: Unemployment Rate

13.38

2016

9.00

2015

5.09

2010

13.38

2016

%

yearly

2010 - 2016

Updated on 2017-10-10
Aluminum: Exports

83,300.79

2016

113,376.15

2015

121.32

1995

187,550.70

2013

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-10-27
Industrial Production Index Growth

-3.3

Dec 2017

-4.2

Sep 2017

-20.3

Mar 2016

20.1

Mar 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Tourism Revenue

1,085

2016

470

2015

47

1995

1,085

2016

USD mn

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-19
Employed Persons

69,090,006.52

Sep 2017

70,354,895.79

Jun 2017

61,804,100.00

Jun 2012

70,665,895.85

Mar 2017

Person

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-04-04
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

-69.6

2017

15.0

2016

-69.6

2017

325.0

2009

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth

14.50

2022

14.50

2021

5.40

2007

29.29

1996

%

yearly

1996 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth

0.38

2022

0.32

2021

-15.35

2002

32.95

2003

%

yearly

1991 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Imports: Telecommunication Equipment

1,472,076.43

2016

1,678,702.84

2015

122,369.76

2000

2,587,404.96

2008

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-15
Imports: Television

233,037.11

2016

291,353.60

2015

18,501.00

2004

515,894.12

2014

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-15
Number of Subscriber Mobile

154,342,168.00

2016

150,830,089.00

2015

0.00

1992

154,342,168.00

2016

Person

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Container Port Throughput

1,335,470.00

2016

1,558,679.00

2015

72,500.00

2008

1,893,409.00

2014

TEU

yearly

2008 - 2016

Updated on 2017-10-25
Liner Shipping Connectivity Index

19.97

2017

21.30

2016

12.79

2005

22.91

2014

2004=100

yearly

2004 - 2017

Updated on 2017-09-29
Exports: Medicament

257.46

2016

112.08

2015

0.03

2002

342.07

2013

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-16
Imports: Medicament

206,780.69

2016

253,802.12

2015

26,577.00

2004

364,249.10

2014

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-16
GDP per Capita

2,156.84

2016

2,698.63

2015

481.68

1999

3,224.69

2014

USD

yearly

1981 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-19
Private Consumption: % of GDP

81.6

2016

78.6

2015

23.4

1982

89.0

1960

%

yearly

1950 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-19
Total Deposits

115,177.95

2014

108,027.98

2013

8,990.28

2001

115,177.95

2014

USD mn

yearly

2001 - 2014

Updated on 2018-03-19
Imports: ICT Goods

1,821,759.16

2014

1,599,075.80

2013

142,895.81

2000

2,928,318.22

2010

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2014

Updated on 2016-01-28
Exports: Telecommunication Equipment

10,933.15

2016

13,982.52

2015

1,081.96

2001

34,230.47

2013

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-15
Exports: Television

198.76

2016

238.66

2015

56.34

2000

2,556.54

2011

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-15
Number of Subscriber Fixed Line

154,513.00

2016

187,155.00

2015

20,544.00

1960

1,687,972.00

2006

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Teledensity: Mobile

81.82

2016

82.19

2015

0.00

1992

82.19

2015

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Natural Gas Production: OPEC: Marketed Production

42,562.40

2016

45,148.10

2015

4,844.00

1995

45,148.10

2015

Cub m mn

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-13
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

62,172.38

2016

72,309.87

2015

2,093.71

1996

102,212.69

2014

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-16
Minerals Production

147,959,459.00

2015

145,160,994.00

2014

117,782,300.00

2009

151,065,413.00

2012

Metric Ton

yearly

2009 - 2015

Updated on 2017-05-19
National Government Debt

60,130.0

Dec 2017

56,280.9

Sep 2017

17,402.6

Dec 2006

62,232.5

Jun 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 2006 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Nominal GDP

102,175.2

Dec 2017

96,465.1

Sep 2017

85,041.6

Mar 2010

151,076.2

Dec 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Current Account Balance

3,656.2

Dec 2017

1,973.6

Sep 2017

-5,695.3

Sep 2015

10,383.7

Jun 2008

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Electricity Production

8,640

Dec 2017

8,371

Sep 2017

3,247

Jun 2009

9,936

Sep 2015

GWh

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Liquid Assets Ratio

29.2

Dec 2017

23.8

Nov 2017

12.6

Mar 2010

40.8

Aug 2002

%

monthly

Jun 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Motor Vehicles Sales

6,999

2017

23,000

2016

6,999

2017

53,900

2014

Unit

yearly

2005 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

12.0

Dec 2017

13.0

Nov 2017

0.2

Dec 1983

37.7

Apr 1989

NA

monthly

Jan 1981 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Foreign Portfolio Investment

3,787.16

Dec 2017

3,320.84

Sep 2017

-769.91

Dec 2014

5,963.20

Mar 2013

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Total Exports Growth

-1.6

Dec 2017

48.9

Nov 2017

-74.9

Oct 1986

208.6

Feb 2000

%

monthly

Jan 1982 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-24
Tourism Revenue Growth

130.9

2016

-21.8

2015

-77.3

2003

184.6

2008

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-19
Nominal GDP Growth

6.99

Dec 2017

10.98

Sep 2017

3.01

Jun 2016

17.86

Jun 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Public Consumption Expenditure

5,034.87

Dec 2016

4,561.36

Sep 2016

4,561.36

Sep 2016

10,867.90

Dec 2010

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2016

Updated on 2018-03-19
Money Supply M1

35,137.65

Feb 2018

35,311.98

Jan 2018

3,314.92

Mar 1993

47,795.76

May 2016

USD mn

monthly

Nov 1992 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-19
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

10.57

Dec 2017

9.06

Sep 2017

5.29

Mar 2015

10.57

Dec 2017

%

quarterly

Dec 2010 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Forecast: Population

216.10

2022

210.31

2021

68.45

1980

216.10

2022

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-04-18
Motor Vehicle Registered

3,750.00

2015

3,590.00

2014

1,747.00

2005

3,750.00

2015

Unit th

yearly

2005 - 2015

Updated on 2017-06-27
Exports: ICT Goods

1,754.72

2014

10,789.29

2013

0.98

2002

21,155.70

2011

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2014

Updated on 2016-01-28