Country Report Uganda March 2011

Data and charts: Annual data and forecast

Nominal GDP (US$ m)11,01113,54916,37716,82817,33919,18721,825
Nominal GDP (USh bn)20,16623,35128,17634,16637,75844,01350,767
Real GDP growth (%)
Expenditure on GDP (% real change)       
Private consumption12.
Government consumption3.7-1.51.7-
Gross fixed investment11.
Exports of goods & services-6.353.945.0-
Imports of goods & services17.215.717.54.610.012.215.0
Origin of GDP (% real change)       
Population and income       
Population (m)29.730.631.732.733.834.936.1
GDP per head (US$ at PPP)1,106b1,183b1,274b1,391b1,4311,4781,544
Fiscal indicators (% of GDP)       
Central government budget revenue17.718.816.315.515.417.717.2
Central government budget expenditure19.920.718.117.218.419.820.4
Central government budget balance-2.2-1.8-1.9-1.7-3.0-2.1-3.2
Public debt18.220.318.820.2b20.622.321.5
Prices and financial indicators       
Exchange rate USh:US$ (av)1,8311,7231,7202,0302,178a2,2942,326
Exchange rate USh:€ (av)2,3002,3592,5292,8282,887a2,9022,791
Consumer prices (av; %)
Stock of money M1 (% change)17.75.345.212.635.1a11.324.6
Stock of money M2 (% change)16.913.840.216.639.5a7.723.4
Lending interest rate (av; %)18.719.120.521.020.2a20.521.0
Current account (US$ m)       
Trade balance-1,028-959-1,335-800-1,279-1,346-1,875
 Goods: exports fob1,1881,9992,7042,9882,9723,2893,581
 Goods: imports fob-2,216-2,958-4,039-3,787-4,251-4,635-5,456
Services balance-245-382-454-456-515-624-672
Income balance-239-243-245-329-287-341-413
Current transfers balance1,1151,1081,2401,1331,3471,4781,628
Current-account balance-396-477-794-451-734-834-1,332
External debt (US$ m)       
Debt stock1,2601,6112,2492,557b2,8923,2073,644
Debt service paid113657486b8999103
 Principal repayments84505260b657277
International reserves (US$ m)       
Total international reserves1,8112,5602,3012,9952,960a3,4043,983
a Actual. b Economist Intelligence Unit estimates. c Economist Intelligence Unit forecasts.
Source: IMF, International Financial Statistics.

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