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Financial Sector Overview

At a Glance

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Population in thousands (2017): 5,260.75
GDP per capita (current US$) 2017 - World Average 10,721.61: 1,654.01
Account (%) age 15+) - (2014 vs 2017): 17% | 26%
Agriculture Orientation Index - Credit ( Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries share of GDP) (2015 vs 2016): n/a
Financial Inclusion Strategies: n/a
Domestic credit provided by financial sector (% of GDP) 2017: 36.31
Made or received digital payments in the past year (% age 15+) (2014 vs 2017): 9% | 18%
Remittances % of GDP for 2017: n/a
Mortgage Interest Rate / Mortgage Term (years): 20% | 12

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Feb 04, 2019
MFW4A is organizing a series of regional dialogues aiming to provide the ideal opportunity for domestic financial institutions and regional/…
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Jan 29, 2019
Libreville, Gabon
The Making Finance Work for Africa Secretariat (MFW4A) and the African Development Bank  (AfDB) organized in the second half of 2018 two regional…

Latest Publications

Jun 30, 2018 | UNHCR, UNCDF | UNHCR
Nov 30, 2015 | A. Alter, B. Yontcheva | IMF
Feb 28, 2014 | M. Mecagni, J.I.C. Kriljenko, A. Gueye et al. | IMF
Dec 31, 2013 | C. Riquet, C. Poursat | CGAP
Oct 01, 2013 | Pardee Center Task Force | The Frederick S. Pardee Center, Boston Uni.
Aug 31, 2010 | Basel Committee on Banking Supervision | Bank for International Settlements (BIS)