Bosnia and Herzegovina
On the basis of better investment and continued export growth, the recovery of close to 2% growth in GDP terms estimated for 2015 could accelerate and come close to 3% in the forecasting period and beyond. The country faces both downside and upside risks depending on the evolution of its political and institutional structures, including relations with the EU.
|Main Economic Indicators||2013||2014||2015||2016||2017||2018|
|Population, 1000 persons.||3832||3827||3820||.||.||.|
|GDP, real change in %||2.4||1.1||2.3||2.3||2.4||.|
|GDP per capita (EUR at PPP)||7300||7500||.||.||.||.|
|Gross industrial production, real change in %||5.2||0.2||3.1||.||.||.|
|Unemployment rate - LFS, in %, average||27.5||27.5||27.7||26.5||25.4||.|
|Average gross monthly wages, EUR||660||659||658||.||.||.|
|Consumer prices, % p.a.||-0.1||-0.9||-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||46.0||.||.||.|
|Current account in % of GDP||-5.5||-7.8||-7.0||-8.0||-8.0||.|
|FDI inflow, EUR mn||257||371||400||.||.||.|
|Gross external debt in % of GDP||52.2||51.9||52.6||.||.||.|
Basic data are continuously updated.
* Forecasts are changed beginning of March, July and November.
See Press Conferences.
BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA: Change in slow motion
in: Mixed Prospects: Consumption Leads Fragile Recovery in the CESEE Core – CIS Stumbles
wiiw Forecast Report No. Autumn 2015, November 2015 , pp. 62-64 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
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