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Laboratoire de la finance africaine


Preview 2018
Projected Real GDP Growth (% Change) : 8.7
GDP (current, USD Bn) : 9.50
Projected Consumer Prices (% Change) : 1.6
Country Population : 12.7 million
Market Capitalization : 3 billion$
Number of Listed Companies : 9
Sociétés Cotées à Rwanda Stock Exchange
Economic performance and outlook

Real GDP was estimated to grow at 8.7% in 2019, higher than the regional average. Growth was mainly in services (7.6%) and industry (18.1%), particularly construction (30%). Investment drove growth, led by public investment in basic services and infrastructure. Real GDP per capita increased 6.1% in 2019.

(Download detailed Analysis Source : Report African Economic Outlook 2020 ; AfDB)

Financial markets

In June 2017, the banking sector of Rwanda represented a total asset of $0.34 billion.

Credit distributed to private sector in June 2017 represents $1.7 billion.

The Rwanda Stock Exchange accounts 9 listed companies, representing, at the end of 2017, a market capitalization of $3.7 billion.