Table

Malawi. 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 Y2011 1,362.333 1,407.29 1,473.433 1,547.105 1,632.196 1,730.127 1,842.586
2 Gross domestic product, constant prices Percent change Y2011 4 3.3 4.7 5 5.5 6 6.5
3 Gross domestic product, current prices National currency Billions Y2011 4,527.869 5,028.701 5,651.144 6,332.044 7,065.505 7,828.805 8,716.058
4 Gross domestic product, current prices U.S. dollars Billions Y2011 6.24 6.885 7.327 7.744 8.22 8.766 9.445
5 Gross domestic product, current prices Purchasing power parity; international dollars Billions Y2011 22.421 23.699 25.341 27.115 29.139 31.462 34.154
6 Gross domestic product, deflator Index Y2011 332.361 357.332 383.536 409.283 432.883 452.499 473.034
7 Gross domestic product per capita, constant prices National currency Units Y2011 71,070.611 71,360.751 72,623.16 74,119.671 76,007.244 78,312.285 81,067.83
8 Gross domestic product per capita, constant prices Purchasing power parity; 2011 international dollar Units Y2011 1,063.142 1,067.482 1,086.367 1,108.753 1,136.989 1,171.47 1,212.69
9 Gross domestic product per capita, current prices National currency Units Y2011 236,211.2 254,994.885 278,535.833 303,359.537 329,022.793 354,362.148 383,478.501
10 Gross domestic product per capita, current prices U.S. dollars Units Y2011 325.536 349.133 361.152 371.027 382.771 396.778 415.563
11 Gross domestic product per capita, current prices Purchasing power parity; international dollars Units Y2011 1,169.652 1,201.703 1,249.015 1,299.057 1,356.942 1,424.105 1,502.68
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 Y2011 0.018 0.018 0.018 0.018 0.018 0.019 0.019
14 Implied PPP conversion rate National currency per current international dollar Y2011 201.95 212.195 223.004 233.523 242.474 248.832 255.196
15 Total investment Percent of GDP Y2011 13.351 11.795 13.035 12.906 12.981 13.426 13.587
16 Gross national savings Percent of GDP Y2011 3.887 2.455 4.895 4.624 4.985 5.64 5.975
17 Inflation, average consumer prices Index Y2017 100 109.194 118.324 127.239 135.413 142.254 149.387
18 Inflation, average consumer prices Percent change Y2017 12.195 9.194 8.361 7.534 6.425 5.052 5.014
19 Inflation, end of period consumer prices Index Y2017 100 108.964 117.443 125.681 133.163 140.286 147.274
20 Inflation, end of period consumer prices Percent change Y2017 7.061 8.964 7.782 7.015 5.953 5.349 4.982
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 Y2017 -2.499 3.559 5.074 4.772 5.972 6.934 7.742
23 Volume of Imports of goods Percent change Y2017 -2.499 3.559 5.074 4.772 5.972 6.934 7.742
24 Volume of exports of goods and services Percent change Y2017 14.336 9.07 6.469 7.171 6.951 7.588 8.247
25 Volume of exports of goods Percent change Y2017 14.336 9.07 6.469 7.171 6.951 7.588 8.247
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 19.169 19.721 20.289 20.873 21.474 22.093 22.729
29 General government revenue National currency Billions Y2018 1,063.295 1,141.04 1,358.037 1,466.771 1,649.581 1,839.386 2,050.894
30 General government revenue Percent of GDP Y2018 25.347 23.976 25.546 24.588 24.729 24.796 24.894
31 General government total expenditure National currency Billions Y2018 1,370.996 1,329.649 1,484.082 1,589.761 1,772.824 1,961.128 2,165.462
32 General government total expenditure Percent of GDP Y2018 32.683 27.939 27.917 26.649 26.576 26.438 26.285
33 General government net lending/borrowing National currency Billions Y2018 -307.701 -188.609 -126.045 -122.99 -123.243 -121.742 -114.568
34 General government net lending/borrowing Percent of GDP Y2018 -7.335 -3.963 -2.371 -2.062 -1.848 -1.641 -1.391
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 -127.111 6.238 85.243 94.723 116.031 113.099 129.918
38 General government primary net lending/borrowing Percent of GDP Y2018 -3.03 0.131 1.604 1.588 1.739 1.525 1.577
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 Y2018 2,481.509 2,753.283 3,063.477 3,385.316 3,695.215 3,970.782 4,267.911
42 General government gross debt Percent of GDP Y2018 59.156 57.853 57.627 56.749 55.395 53.529 51.805
43 Gross domestic product corresponding to fiscal year, current prices National currency Billions Y2018 4,194.881 4,759.105 5,316.026 5,965.468 6,670.656 7,417.94 8,238.434
44 Current account balance U.S. dollars Billions Y2017 -0.591 -0.643 -0.596 -0.641 -0.657 -0.683 -0.719
45 Current account balance Percent of GDP Y2011 -9.464 -9.34 -8.139 -8.283 -7.996 -7.786 -7.612