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Tunisia

Aperçu 2023
Annual current GDP growth (%) : 1
GDP (USD billions) : 45.454
Population (Thousands) : 12.129 
Sociétés Cotées à Bourse de Tunis
Economic performance and outlook

After the sharp contraction of 8.7 percent in 2020, Tunisian GDP growth accelerated to 3.4 percent in 2021. Inflation was slightly higher this year at 5.7 percent. The current account deficit increased to 7.1 percent of GDP in 2021 due to food and energy imports. Foreign exchange reserves amount to TND 21.5 billion (4.3 months of imports) at the end of 2021. Tunisia's SDR allocation amounts to $740 million. (Download detailed Analysis Source : Report African Economic Outlook 2022 ; 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 2017, a market capitalization of $8.6 billion.

Amounts invested by private equity represents $502 million.