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Congo - Kinshasa

Congo - Kinshasa

The Democratic Republic of the Congo (pronunciation French: République démocratique du Congo [kɔ̃ɡo]), also known as DR Congo, the DRC, DROC, Congo-Kinshasa, or simply the Congo, is a country located in Central Africa. It was formerly called Zaire (1971–1997). It is, by area, the largest country in sub-Saharan Africa, the second-largest in all of Africa (after Algeria), and the 11th-largest in the world. With a population of over 84 million, the Democratic Republic of the Congo is the most populous officially Francophone country, the fourth-most-populous country in Africa, and the 16th-most-populous country in the world. Eastern DR Congo has been the scene of ongoing military conflict in Kivu, since 2015. Centred on the Congo Basin, the territory of the DRC was first inhabited by Central African foragers around 90,000 years ago and was reached by the Bantu expansion about 3,000 years ago. In the west, the Kingdom of Kongo ruled around the mouth of the Congo River from the 14th to 19th centuries. In the centre and east, the kingdoms of Luba and Lunda ruled from the 16th and 17th centuries to the 19th century. In the 1870s, just before the onset of the Scramble for Africa, European exploration of the Congo ... [More]
  • Last : 6,638
  • High : 6,708.4
  • Low : 6,176.7
  • Max Fluctuation : 59.8
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.96%
  • Open : 6,176.7
  • Time : 05:06:09
  • Yesterday : 6,189.4
  • Change % : 7.25%
  • Change : 448.6
  • Last : 1,591.31
  • High : 1,592.59
  • Low : 1,588.28
  • Max Fluctuation : 2.96
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0%
  • Open : 1,588.86
  • Time : 03:13:17
  • Yesterday : 1,592.53
  • Change % : 0.08%
  • Change : 1.22
  • Last : 21.23
  • High : 21.23
  • Low : 21.23
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : 21.23
  • Time : 02:54:15
  • Yesterday : 20.29
  • Change % : 4.63%
  • Change : 0.94
  • Last : 0.9137
  • High : 0.9142
  • Low : 0.9079
  • Max Fluctuation : 0.01
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0%
  • Open : 0.9142
  • Time : 05:07:12
  • Yesterday : 0.9079
  • Change % : 0.64%
  • Change : 0.0058

Congo - Kinshasa Currency Markets

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
USD/CDF Ask 1706.1 - 1706.1 1706.1 0.00 0.00% 2020/04/01 Time 9:14
CDF/GBP Ask 0.0005 - 0.0005 0.0005 0.00 0.00% 2020/03/11 Time 7:07
CDF/USD Ask 0.00062 - 0.00062 0.00062 0.00 0.00% 2018/05/12 Time 0:00

Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Range Frequency Metric

Coronavirus Cases

0 20 Mar 19 1 : 19 Daily Mar/20

Coronavirus Deaths

0 20 Mar 0 0 : 0 Daily Mar/20

Coronavirus Recovered

0 20 Mar 0 0 : 0 Daily Mar/20

Corporate Tax Rate

30.00 20 Dec 30 30 : 38 Yearly 30

Credit Rating

0 20 Mar : Monthly 20

Crude Oil Production

320.00 19 Nov 330 153 : 370 Monthly 480

Currency

600.25 20 Apr 596 407 : 795 Daily

Current Account to GDP

-42.80 17 Dec -24.2 -44.84 : 20.13 Yearly Dec/17

Deposit Interest Rate

2.45 17 Dec 2.45 2.45 : 8.25 Yearly Dec/17

Ease of Doing Business

0 19 Dec 180 174 : 186 Yearly

Exports

10034000000.00 18 Dec 6078000000 18000000 : 11851000000 Yearly 4700

GDP

9.20 19 Dec 11.26 0.13 : 14.43 Yearly 10

GDP Annual Growth Rate

2.20 19 Dec 1.6 -8.95 : 23.6 Yearly 0.7

GDP Per Capita Ppp

5024.10 18 Dec 5103 4421 : 5702 Yearly

GDP per capita

2651.70 18 Dec 2693 1457 : 3410 Yearly

Government Budget

8.80 19 Dec 6.8 -14.37 : 8.8 Yearly -4.7

Government Debt to GDP

15.70 18 Dec 18.1 15.7 : 270 Yearly Dec/18

Inflation Rate

1.10 18 May 1.2 -9.34 : 42.4 Monthly %

Interest Rate

3.25 20 Mar 3.5 2.45 : 4.25 Daily Mar/20

Military Expenditure

0 18 Dec 372 43 : 635 Yearly

Personal Income Tax Rate

40.00 20 Dec 40 40 : 50 Yearly 40

Population

5.45 19 Dec 5.24 1.02 : 5.45 Yearly 5.76

Sales Tax Rate

18.90 20 Dec 18.9 18 : 18.9 Yearly 18.9

Social Security Rate

24.29 19 Dec 24.29 21.89 : 26.79 Yearly 24.29

Social Security Rate For Companies

20.29 19 Dec 20.29 17.89 : 22.79 Yearly 20.29

Social Security Rate For Employees

4.00 19 Dec 4 2.4 : 4 Yearly 4

Terrorism Index

0 18 Dec 3.37 0 : 4.04 Yearly

Unemployment Rate

10.40 19 Dec 10.4 9.6 : 20.6 Yearly Dec/19
Indicator Actual Q2/19 Q3/19 Q4/19 Q1/20 2020 Metric
Corporate Tax Rate 30.00 30 30 30 30 30 30
Crude Oil Production 320.00 420 460 480 400 450 480
Currency 600.25 610 617 625 602 640
Current Account to GDP -42.80 -16 -16 -16 -16 -18 Dec/17
Deposit Interest Rate 2.45 2.45 1.95 1.95 2.45 1.95 Dec/17
Exports 10034000000.00 4700 4700 4700 4700 6500 4700
GDP 9.20 6.93 6.93 6.93 6.93 9.35 10
GDP Annual Growth Rate 2.20 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7 1.8 0.7
GDP Per Capita Ppp 5024.10 5218 5218 5218 5218 5495
GDP per capita 2651.70 2754 2754 2754 2754 2900
Government Budget 8.80 -6.8 -6.8 -6.8 -6.8 -6 -4.7
Government Debt to GDP 15.70 28 28 28 28 30 Dec/18
Inflation Rate 1.10 3.5 4.1 4 3.7 4 %
Interest Rate 3.25 3.25 3.25 3.25 3.25 3.25 Mar/20
Personal Income Tax Rate 40.00 40 40 40 40 40 40
Population 5.45 5.45 5.45 5.5 5.45 5.63 5.76
Sales Tax Rate 18.90 18.9 18.9 18.9 18.9 18.9 18.9
Social Security Rate 24.29 24.29 24.29 24.29 24.29 24.29 24.29
Social Security Rate For Companies 20.29 20.29 20.29 20.29 20.29 20.29 20.29
Social Security Rate For Employees 4.00 4 4 4 4 4 4
Unemployment Rate 10.40 11.2 11.2 11.2 11.2 11.9 Dec/19