Table

Lao P.D.R.. Source:IMF World Economic Outlook Database(Oct 2018)
N Subject Descriptor Units Scale Estimates Start After 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 2023
1 Gross domestic product, constant prices National currency Billions Y2016 116,419.007 124,322.693 133,032.741 142,341.042 152,183.925 162,558.007 173,636.335
2 Gross domestic product, constant prices Percent change Y2016 6.89 6.789 7.006 6.997 6.915 6.817 6.815
3 Gross domestic product, current prices National currency Billions Y2016 139,963.971 151,759.138 167,646.466 185,289.396 204,051.838 224,507.782 247,010.236
4 Gross domestic product, current prices U.S. dollars Billions Y2016 16.974 18.23 19.984 21.887 23.85 25.958 28.25
5 Gross domestic product, current prices Purchasing power parity; international dollars Billions Y2016 49.339 53.912 58.918 64.242 69.963 76.123 82.881
6 Gross domestic product, deflator Index Y2016 120.224 122.069 126.019 130.173 134.082 138.109 142.257
7 Gross domestic product per capita, constant prices National currency Units Y2016 17,427,171.241 18,346,117.8 19,352,766.968 20,412,933.826 21,514,676.854 22,655,057.583 23,855,480.833
8 Gross domestic product per capita, constant prices Purchasing power parity; 2011 international dollar Units Y2016 6,713.113 7,067.1 7,454.871 7,863.257 8,287.659 8,726.945 9,189.359
9 Gross domestic product per capita, current prices National currency Units Y2016 20,951,699.84 22,394,873.694 24,388,154.057 26,572,098.434 28,847,392.085 31,288,749.432 33,936,145.615
10 Gross domestic product per capita, current prices U.S. dollars Units Y2016 2,540.842 2,690.187 2,907.079 3,138.844 3,371.795 3,617.595 3,881.248
11 Gross domestic product per capita, current prices Purchasing power parity; international dollars Units Y2016 7,385.659 7,955.69 8,570.997 9,212.891 9,890.924 10,608.965 11,386.804
12 Output gap in percent of potential GDP Percent of potential GDP NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
13 Gross domestic product based on purchasing-power-parity (PPP) share of world total Percent Y2016 0.039 0.04 0.041 0.043 0.044 0.045 0.047
14 Implied PPP conversion rate National currency per current international dollar Y2016 2,836.809 2,814.951 2,845.428 2,884.23 2,916.552 2,949.274 2,980.305
15 Total investment Percent of GDP NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
16 Gross national savings Percent of GDP NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
17 Inflation, average consumer prices Index Y2016 102.141 103.108 107.729 111.284 114.734 118.291 121.958
18 Inflation, average consumer prices Percent change Y2016 0.825 0.947 4.482 3.3 3.1 3.1 3.1
19 Inflation, end of period consumer prices Index Y2016 102.639 105.308 108.362 111.721 115.184 118.755 122.436
20 Inflation, end of period consumer prices Percent change Y2016 0.148 2.6 2.9 3.1 3.1 3.1 3.1
21 Six-month London interbank offered rate (LIBOR) Percent NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
22 Volume of imports of goods and services Percent change Y2016 8.017 7.313 3.745 2.84 -0.492 -1.199 -1.744
23 Volume of Imports of goods Percent change Y2016 5.239 7.019 3.702 4.406 -5.737 2.272 -2.448
24 Volume of exports of goods and services Percent change Y2016 7.28 4.529 6.354 3.08 3.484 -1.809 6.035
25 Volume of exports of goods Percent change Y2016 10.111 4.649 6.707 3.314 3.73 -2.552 6.711
26 Unemployment rate Percent of total labor force NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
27 Employment Persons Millions NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
28 Population Persons Millions Y2016 6.68 6.777 6.874 6.973 7.073 7.175 7.279
29 General government revenue National currency Billions Y2016 23,073.175 25,905.198 29,328.248 32,386.461 34,977.763 37,800.3 41,779.179
30 General government revenue Percent of GDP Y2016 16.806 17.408 17.919 17.905 17.545 17.229 17.308
31 General government total expenditure National currency Billions Y2016 30,921 32,609 36,139.414 40,150.641 44,305.159 48,759.091 53,927.906
32 General government total expenditure Percent of GDP Y2016 22.522 21.913 22.08 22.198 22.224 22.224 22.341
33 General government net lending/borrowing National currency Billions Y2016 -7,847.825 -6,703.802 -6,811.166 -7,764.18 -9,327.396 -10,958.791 -12,148.728
34 General government net lending/borrowing Percent of GDP Y2016 -5.716 -4.505 -4.161 -4.292 -4.679 -4.995 -5.033
35 General government structural balance National currency Billions NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
36 General government structural balance Percent of potential GDP NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
37 General government primary net lending/borrowing National currency Billions Y2016 -5,999.398 -4,433.376 -4,202.927 -4,803.727 -6,006.572 -7,262.316 -8,149.854
38 General government primary net lending/borrowing Percent of GDP Y2016 -4.37 -2.979 -2.568 -2.656 -3.013 -3.31 -3.376
39 General government net debt National currency Billions NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
40 General government net debt Percent of GDP NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
41 General government gross debt National currency Billions Y2016 87,293.749 99,310.198 111,056.412 123,339.074 136,871.875 151,854.656 168,181.838
42 General government gross debt Percent of GDP Y2016 63.582 66.736 67.852 68.189 68.655 69.216 69.674
43 Gross domestic product corresponding to fiscal year, current prices National currency Billions Y2016 137,292.758 148,810.346 163,674.634 180,878.664 199,361.228 219,393.796 241,384.622
44 Current account balance U.S. dollars Billions Y2016 -2.057 -2.528 -2.449 -2.48 -2.041 -2.561 -2.453
45 Current account balance Percent of GDP Y2016 -12.118 -13.865 -12.254 -11.329 -8.558 -9.867 -8.682