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||2012||2013||2014||2015||2016||2017|
|Population, 1000 persons.||3836||3832||3826||.||.||.|
|GDP, real change in %||-0.9||2.4||1.1||1.8||2.3||2.4|
|GDP per capita (EUR at PPP)||7200||7300||7500||.||.||.|
|Gross industrial production, real change in %||-3.9||5.2||0.2||.||.||.|
|Unemployment rate - LFS, in %, average||28.0||27.5||27.5||27.4||26.5||25.4|
|Average gross monthly wages, EUR||660||660||659||.||.||.|
|Consumer prices, % p.a.||2.1||-0.1||-0.9||1.0||2.0||2.0|
|Fiscal balance in % of GDP||-2.0||-2.2||-2.0||.||.||.|
|Public debt in % of GDP||42.7||42.6||45.9||.||.||.|
|Current account in % of GDP||-8.7||-5.7||-7.6||-8.0||-8.0||-8.0|
|FDI inflow, EUR mn||261||241||419||.||.||.|
|Gross external debt in % of GDP||52.2||51.0||51.7||.||.||.|
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
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