Country Report Uganda March 2010

Data and charts: Annual data and forecast

Nominal GDP (US$ m)10,04011,01113,54816,47216,72520,99725,200
Nominal GDP (USh bn)17,87820,16623,35028,33934,09539,70846,101
Real GDP growth (%)
Expenditure on GDP (% real change)       
Private consumption8.112.34.610.
Government consumption4.53.7-
Gross fixed investment20.211.015.4-
Exports of goods & services21.4-6.348.
Imports of goods & services16.817.217.420.
Origin of GDP (% real change)       
Population and income       
Population (m)28.729.730.631.732.733.834.9
GDP per head (US$ at PPP)1,0051,106b1,183b1,274b1,3651,4261,498
Fiscal indicators (% of GDP)       
Central government budget revenue20.917.719.116.215.916.518.3
Central government budget expenditure21.619.920.918.219.819.522.6
Central government budget balance-0.7-2.2-1.9-2.0-3.9-3.0-4.2
Public debt51.218.220.320.4b21.821.120.8
Prices and financial indicators       
Exchange rate USh:US$ (av)1,7811,8311,7231,7202,0391,8911,829
Exchange rate USh:€ (av)2,2182,3002,3592,5292,8402,5442,502
Consumer prices (av; %)
Stock of money M1 (% change)21.017.721.026.424.921.822.1
Stock of money M2 (% change)17.216.922.030.823.920.019.6
Lending interest rate (av; %)19.718.719.120.521.619.519.0
Current account (US$ m)       
Trade balance-729-1,028-959-1,278-1,009-1,341-1,778
 Goods: exports fob1,0171,1881,9992,7043,1853,5753,964
 Goods: imports fob-1,746-2,216-2,958-3,982-4,194-4,915-5,742
Services balance-129-287-438-519-527-834-1,063
Income balance-249-239-249-288-286-378-478
Current transfers balance1,0371,1151,1081,2401,2631,5441,882
Current-account balance-70-438-538-846-560-1,010-1,438
External debt (US$ m)       
Debt stock4,4271,2651,6112,110b2,5843,0593,577
Debt service paid1881156787b879187
 Principal repayments152855163b606461
International reserves (US$ m)       
Total international reserves1,3441,8112,5602,3013,0373,7964,669
a Actual. b Economist Intelligence Unit estimates. c Economist Intelligence Unit forecasts.
Source: IMF, International Financial Statistics.

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