Bosnia and Herzegovina

This year will see no growth due in part to catastrophic floods in late spring. Those have affected industrial production and exports. In the medium term, recovery is expected though not a very fast one. Much will depend on the parliamentary elections to be held this autumn.

map Bosnia and Herzegovina
Main Economic Indicators201120122013201420152016
Population, 1000 persons.384038363832...
GDP, real change in %1.0-
GDP per capita (EUR at PPP)700071007300...
Gross industrial production, real change in %2.4-3.95.2...
Unemployment rate - LFS, in %, average27.628.027.527.027.027.0
Average gross monthly wages, EUR650660660...
Consumer prices, % p.a.
Fiscal balance in % of GDP-1.3-2.1-2.2...
Public debt in % of GDP40.844.642.4...
Current account in % of GDP-9.6-9.2-5.9-8.0-7.0-8.0
FDI inflow, EUR mn340261241...
Gross external debt in % of GDP25.827.828.2...

Basic data are continuously updated.

* Forecasts are changed beginning of March, July and November.
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Monthly Report No. 7-8/2014

Vasily Astrov, Rumen Dobrinsky, Vladimir Gligorov, Doris Hanzl-Weiss, Peter Havlik, Mario Holzner, Gabor Hunya, Michael Landesmann, Sebastian Leitner, Leon Podkaminer, Sandor Richter and Hermine Vidovic
wiiw Monthly Report No. 7-8, July 2014
23 pages including 1 Table and 2 Figures


BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA: Getting rid of the straitjacket

Vladimir Gligorov
in: Investment to the Rescue
wiiw Forecast Report No. Spring 2014, March 2014 , pp. 91-93
Details and Buy