Bosnia and Herzegovina
Growth should pick up speed, driven by investments and exports, as long as the political climate continues to improve, regardless how slowly. Our forecast hints at medium-term growth close to 3% – higher than the regional average.
|Main Economic Indicators||2013||2014||2015||2016||2017||2018|
|Population, 1000 persons.||3832||3827||3820||.||.||.|
|GDP, real change in %||2.4||1.1||3.2||2.9||2.9||3.1|
|GDP per capita (EUR at PPP)||7400||7700||8200||.||.||.|
|Gross industrial production, real change in %||5.2||0.2||3.1||.||.||.|
|Unemployment rate - LFS, in %, average||27.5||27.5||27.7||27.2||26.1||25.0|
|Average gross monthly wages, EUR||660||659||659||.||.||.|
|Consumer prices, % p.a.||-0.1||-0.9||-1.0||1.0||2.0||2.0|
|Fiscal balance in % of GDP||-2.2||-2.0||-2.0||.||.||.|
|Public debt in % of GDP||41.6||44.8||45.5||.||.||.|
|Current account in % of GDP||-5.3||-7.5||-5.6||-8.0||-8.0||-7.0|
|FDI inflow, EUR mn||257||371||242||.||.||.|
|Gross external debt in % of GDP||52.2||51.9||52.0||.||.||.|
Basic data are continuously updated.
* Forecasts are changed beginning of March, July and November.
See Press Conferences.
BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA: Changing slowly
in: Growth Stabilises: Investment a Major Driver, Except in Countries Plagued by Recession
wiiw Forecast Report No. Spring 2016, March 2016 , pp. 60-62 Details and Buy
Monthly Report No. 7-8/2015
Vasily Astrov, Serkan Çiçek, Rumen Dobrinsky, Vladimir Gligorov, Doris Hanzl-Weiss, Peter Havlik, Mario Holzner, Gabor Hunya, Sebastian Leitner, Isilda Mara, Olga Pindyuk, Leon Podkaminer, Sandor Richter and Hermine Vidovic
wiiw Monthly Report No. 7-8, July-August 2015
25 pages including 1 Table and 2 Figures