Table

Lesotho. Source:IMF World Economic Outlook Database(Apr 2019)
N Subject Descriptor Units Scale Estimates Start After 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 2023 2024
1 Gross domestic product, constant prices National currency Billions Y2016 24.519 25.467 25.537 26.246 26.999 27.599 28.07
2 Gross domestic product, constant prices Percent change Y2016 1.474 3.867 0.272 2.776 2.87 2.223 1.706
3 Gross domestic product, current prices National currency Billions Y2016 38.203 41.672 44.321 47.993 52.027 56.184 60.422
4 Gross domestic product, current prices U.S. dollars Billions Y2016 2.762 2.811 2.892 3.041 3.2 3.353 3.498
5 Gross domestic product, current prices Purchasing power parity; international dollars Billions Y2016 6.906 7.3 7.473 7.84 8.232 8.589 8.919
6 Gross domestic product, deflator Index Y2016 155.809 163.629 173.56 182.861 192.701 203.574 215.259
7 Gross domestic product per capita, constant prices National currency Units Y2016 12,052.34 12,434.48 12,384.74 12,576.22 12,782.27 12,909.97 12,973.04
8 Gross domestic product per capita, constant prices Purchasing power parity; 2011 international dollar Units Y2016 3,017.35 3,113.02 3,100.57 3,148.51 3,200.09 3,232.06 3,247.85
9 Gross domestic product per capita, current prices National currency Units Y2016 18,778.63 20,346.47 21,494.95 22,997.01 24,631.58 26,281.35 27,925.58
10 Gross domestic product per capita, current prices U.S. dollars Units Y2016 1,357.78 1,372.51 1,402.35 1,457.15 1,514.94 1,568.4 1,616.67
11 Gross domestic product per capita, current prices Purchasing power parity; international dollars Units Y2016 3,394.49 3,564.39 3,624.26 3,756.8 3,897.37 4,017.87 4,122
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 0.005 0.005 0.005 0.005 0.005 0.005 0.005
14 Implied PPP conversion rate National currency per current international dollar Y2016 5.532 5.708 5.931 6.121 6.32 6.541 6.775
15 Total investment Percent of GDP Y2016 24.107 31.664 21.71 25.752 28.675 24.113 20.354
16 Gross national savings Percent of GDP Y2016 18.346 19.085 17.368 16.904 15.949 15.554 17.087
17 Inflation, average consumer prices Index Y2017 109.951 115.888 122.378 129.109 136.21 143.701 151.605
18 Inflation, average consumer prices Percent change Y2017 5.2 5.4 5.6 5.5 5.5 5.5 5.5
19 Inflation, end of period consumer prices Index Y2017 112.339 118.405 125.036 131.913 139.168 146.823 154.898
20 Inflation, end of period consumer prices Percent change Y2017 5.2 5.4 5.6 5.5 5.5 5.5 5.5
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 Y2018 2.899 13.385 -6.159 8.038 8.229 -0.452 -2.9
23 Volume of Imports of goods Percent change Y2018 3.199 11.44 -4.171 6.556 6.83 -0.312 -0.884
24 Volume of exports of goods and services Percent change Y2018 9.172 4.014 4.434 2.708 4.417 5.548 3.694
25 Volume of exports of goods Percent change Y2018 9.388 4.033 4.536 2.712 4.463 5.633 3.74
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 2.034 2.048 2.062 2.087 2.112 2.138 2.164
29 General government revenue National currency Billions Y2018 15.816 17.397 18.624 20.141 21.9 23.618 25.408
30 General government revenue Percent of GDP Y2018 41.401 41.748 42.021 41.966 42.093 42.037 42.052
31 General government total expenditure National currency Billions Y2018 17.7 19.634 20.916 22.543 24.388 26.235 28.425
32 General government total expenditure Percent of GDP Y2018 46.333 47.115 47.192 46.971 46.876 46.696 47.044
33 General government net lending/borrowing National currency Billions Y2018 -1.884 -2.237 -2.292 -2.402 -2.489 -2.617 -3.016
34 General government net lending/borrowing Percent of GDP Y2018 -4.932 -5.368 -5.171 -5.005 -4.783 -4.658 -4.992
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 Y2018 -1.56 -1.798 -1.801 -1.869 -1.866 -1.944 -1.979
38 General government primary net lending/borrowing Percent of GDP Y2018 -4.082 -4.314 -4.062 -3.894 -3.586 -3.46 -3.275
39 General government net debt National currency Billions Y2018 -0.671 -1.504 -0.623 0.996 1.259 0.407 2.701
40 General government net debt Percent of GDP Y2018 -1.756 -3.61 -1.405 2.076 2.42 0.724 4.47
41 General government gross debt National currency Billions Y2018 14.892 15.813 16.535 16.722 16.961 17.078 19.518
42 General government gross debt Percent of GDP Y2018 38.982 37.947 37.306 34.842 32.6 30.397 32.302
43 Gross domestic product corresponding to fiscal year, current prices National currency Billions Y2018 38.203 41.672 44.321 47.993 52.027 56.184 60.422
44 Current account balance U.S. dollars Billions Y2018 -0.159 -0.354 -0.126 -0.269 -0.407 -0.287 -0.114
45 Current account balance Percent of GDP Y2016 -5.761 -12.579 -4.342 -8.848 -12.726 -8.56 -3.267