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Tunisia

Preview 2018
Projected Real GDP Growth (% Change) : 1.5
GDP (current, USD Bn) : 39.90
Projected Consumer Prices (% Change) : 6.7
Country Population : 11.9 million
Market Capitalization : 9 billion$
Number of Listed Companies : 81
Sociétés Cotées à Bourse de Tunis
Economic performance and outlook

Real GDP growth slowed to 1.5% in 2019 following two years of rebounds. Growth in the agriculture and fishing sectors slumped to 1.7% in 2019 from 9.8% in 2018. Growth was spurred primarily by tourism and financial services and, on the demand side, by private consumption.

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

Financial markets

In August 2017, the banking sector of Tunisia represented a total asset of $43 billion.

Credit distributed to businesses represents $20 billion and, more broadly, credit to private sector totaling $36 billion.

Bourse de Tunis has 81 listed companies, representing, in the end of 2019, a market capitalization of $8.5 billion.