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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 2.46 USD Billion 2019
GDP Annual Growth Rate 12.64 % 2020
GDP per capita 1384 USD 2019
Inflation Rate YoY 5.7 % Dec/20
Interest Rate 3.5 % Dec/20
Unemployment Rate 23.5 % 2019
Balance of Trade -2736 LSL Million | -0.178 B USD 2Q/20
Current Account 76.27 LSL Million | 0.005 B USD 2Q/20


GDP
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2.46
B USD
#164 from 174 countries
GDP per capita
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1384
USD
#135 from 169 countries


GDP Indicators

Indicator Data Period
GDP Value 2.46 USD Billion 2019
GDP Annual Growth Rate 12.64 % 2020
GDP per capita 1384 USD 2019
GDP per capita PPP 2768 USD 2019


Budget Indicators

Indicator Data Period
Government Debt to GDP 51.7 % 2019
Government Budget to GDP -4.6 % 2020
Military Expenditure 46.2 USD Million | 0.046 B USD 2019


Inflation Indicators

Indicator Data Period
Consumer Price Index (CPI) 122 Index Points Dec/20
Food Inflation 13.3 % Nov/20
Inflation Rate YoY 5.7 % Dec/20
CPI Housing Utilities 121 Index Points Dec/20
CPI Transportation 113 Index Points Dec/20


Trade Indicators

Indicator Data Period
Current Account to GDP -3.2 % 2019
Balance of Trade -2736 LSL Million | -0.178 B USD 2Q/20
Current Account 76.27 LSL Million | 0.005 B USD 2Q/20
Exports 1962 LSL Million | 0.128 B USD 2Q/20
External Debt 16317 LSL Million | 1.062 B USD 3Q/20
Imports 4698 LSL Million | 0.306 B USD 2Q/20


Money Indicators

Indicator Data Period
Interest Rate 3.5 % Dec/20
Money Supply M0 7171 LSL Million | 0.467 B USD 3Q/20
Money Supply M1 5830 LSL Million | 0.38 B USD 3Q/20
Money Supply M2 13001 LSL Million | 0.846 B USD 3Q/20
Deposit Interest Rate 3.78 % 2020


Labor Indicators

Indicator Data Period
Unemployment Rate 23.5 % 2019


Taxes

Indicator Data Period
Corporate Tax Rate 25 % 2020
Personal Income Tax Rate 30 % 2018


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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5.7
%
#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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23.5
%
#8 from 171 countries
Wages
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N/A
N/A
#N/A from N/A countries