Financial Sector Overview

At a Glance

Source
Population in thousands (2017): 29,784,193
GDP per capita (current US$) 2017 - World Average 10,721.61: 4100.29
Account (%) age 15+) - (2014 vs 2017): 29% (2014)
Agriculture Orientation Index - Credit ( Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries share of GDP) (2015 vs 2016): 0.51 | 0.78
Financial Inclusion Strategies: n/a
Domestic credit provided by financial sector (% of GDP) 2017: 29.56
Made or received digital payments in the past year (% age 15+) (2014 vs 2017): 25% (2014)
Remittances % of GDP for 2017: 0
Mortgage Interest Rate / Mortgage Term (years): 25.64% | 20 years

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Latest News & Events

Jan 29, 2019 | All Africa
The National Reserve Bank (BNA) decided to lower the basic interest rate from 16.5 percent to 15.75%. This decision was driven by the decreasing rate…
Jan 24, 2019 | Angola Press; All Africa
Angolan private sector bank credit represents only 14 percent of GDP (USD 102 billion - data for 2017), a figure that is much lower than other…

Latest Publications

Jul 31, 2018 | FinMark Trust | FinMark Trust
Apr 30, 2017 | A.B. Fanta, K. Mutsonziwa, B. Berkowitz et al. | FinMark Trust
Mar 23, 2017 | D. Chamberlain, A. Carmago, W. Coetzee | FSD Africa
Jul 06, 2016 | Z. Brey, S. Chisadza, A. Ludin et al. | FinMark Trust
Feb 29, 2016 | FinMark Trust | FinMark Trust