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Economy of Lesotho. Statistics, Data and Indicators

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Lesotho
N/AN/A Credit rank #
N/A Quality of life #
83 Corruption rank#69
122 Ease of doing business#99
Lesotho


Lesotho Major Economic Indicators

Indicator Data Period
GDP Value 1.84 USD Billion 2020
GDP Annual Growth Rate -13.8 % 2021
GDP per capita 1088 USD 2020
Inflation Rate YoY 6.9 % May/21
Interest Rate 3.5 % May/21
Unemployment Rate 24.7 % 2020
Balance of Trade -3052 LSL Million | -0.212 B USD 4Q/20
Current Account -201 LSL Million | -0.014 B USD 4Q/20


GDP
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1.84
B USD
#164 from 174 countries
GDP per capita
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1088
USD
#135 from 169 countries


GDP Indicators

Indicator Data Period
GDP Value 1.84 USD Billion 2020
GDP Annual Growth Rate -13.8 % 2021
GDP per capita 1088 USD 2020
GDP per capita PPP 2280 USD 2020


Budget Indicators

Indicator Data Period
Government Debt to GDP 69.4 % 2020
Government Budget to GDP -2.8 % 2020
Military Expenditure 41.6 USD Million | 0.042 B USD 2020


Inflation Indicators

Indicator Data Period
Consumer Price Index (CPI) 126 Index Points May/21
Food Inflation 10.6 % May/21
Inflation Rate YoY 6.9 % May/21
CPI Housing Utilities 129 Index Points May/21
CPI Transportation 118 Index Points May/21


Trade Indicators

Indicator Data Period
Current Account to GDP -2.7 % 2020
Balance of Trade -3052 LSL Million | -0.212 B USD 4Q/20
Current Account -201 LSL Million | -0.014 B USD 4Q/20
Exports 4299 LSL Million | 0.299 B USD 4Q/20
External Debt 16515 LSL Million | 1.149 B USD 4Q/20
Imports 7351 LSL Million | 0.512 B USD 4Q/20


Money Indicators

Indicator Data Period
Interest Rate 3.5 % May/21
Money Supply M0 7333 LSL Million | 0.51 B USD 4Q/20
Money Supply M1 6950 LSL Million | 0.484 B USD 4Q/20
Money Supply M2 14283 LSL Million | 0.994 B USD 4Q/20
Deposit Interest Rate 3.53 % 2021


Labor Indicators

Indicator Data Period
Unemployment Rate 24.7 % 2020


Taxes

Indicator Data Period
Corporate Tax Rate 25 % 2021
Personal Income Tax Rate 30 % 2021


Business Indicators

Indicator Data Period
Corruption Index 41 Index Points 2020
Corruption Rank 83 place 2020
Ease of Doing Business 122 place 2019
Competitiveness Index 42.9 Index Points 2019
Competitiveness Rank 131 2019


Gold Reserves
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N/A
N/A
#N/A from N/A countries
Foreign Exchange Reserves
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N/A
N/A
#N/A from N/A countries


Government Budget Value
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N/A
N/A
#N/A from N/A countries
Inflation Rate
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6.9
%
#41 from 174 countries


Interest Rate
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3.5
%
#50 from 159 countries
Bank Lending Rate
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N/A%
#N/A from N/A countries


Unemployment Rate
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24.7
%
#8 from 171 countries
Wages
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N/A
N/A
#N/A from N/A countries