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At a Glance

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Population in thousands (2017): 1,861.28
GDP per capita (current US$) 2017 - World Average 10,721.61: 723.61
Account (%) age 15+) - (2014 vs 2017): n/a
Agriculture Orientation Index - Credit ( Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries share of GDP) (2015 vs 2016): 0.00 (2015)
Financial Inclusion Strategies: La Stratégie régionale d’inclusion financière dans l’UEMOA (published 2016) FR
Domestic credit provided by financial sector (% of GDP) 2017: 20.92
Made or received digital payments in the past year (% age 15+) (2014 vs 2017): n/a
Remittances % of GDP for 2017: 0.076
Mortgage Interest Rate / Mortgage Term (years): 11.0% | 15

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Dec 24, 2018 | Vanguard; All Africa
The Chairman of the ECOWAS Council of Ministers, Mr Geoffrey Onyeama says achieving the ECOWAS Single Currency by 2020 will be a challenge.
Dec 14, 2018 | Financial Afrik
ITFC member of the Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) Group, has announced several major initiatives during a special event sponsored by ITFC at the 5th…

Latest Publications

Dec 31, 2018 | F. Haile, L.C. Moller | The World Bank
Jun 30, 2015 | G. Hurley | UNDP, UN-OHRLLS
Jul 31, 2014 | Y. Arvanitis | AfDB
Dec 31, 2013 | C. Riquet, C. Poursat | CGAP
Oct 31, 2013 | E. Hitaj, Y.K. Onder | IMF
Oct 01, 2013 | Pardee Center Task Force | The Frederick S. Pardee Center, Boston Uni.