World Economic Outlook Databases(Source:IMF)

Lao People’s Democratic Republic
ID Subject(Unit) 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022
1 Gross domestic product, constant prices(National currency,Billions) 116,437.95 124,460.756 133,336.646 142,745.842 152,724.147 163,413.506
2 Gross domestic product, constant prices(Percent change) 6.907 6.89 7.131 7.057 6.99 6.999
3 Gross domestic product, current prices(National currency,Billions) 141,589.244 155,158.29 171,220.208 189,123.946 208,434.093 229,734.907
4 Gross domestic product, current prices(U.S. dollars,Billions) 17.152 18.674 20.444 22.365 24.383 26.576
5 Gross domestic product, current prices(Purchasing power parity; international dollars,Billions) 49.214 53.626 58.677 64.139 70.047 76.392
6 Gross domestic product, deflator(Index) 121.601 124.664 128.412 132.49 136.477 140.585
7 Gross domestic product per capita, constant prices(National currency,Units) 17,430,006.941 18,366,491.548 19,396,977.039 20,470,985.609 21,591,049.571 22,774,285.122
8 Gross domestic product per capita, constant prices(Purchasing power parity; 2011 international dollar,Units) 6,714.205 7,074.948 7,471.901 7,885.619 8,317.079 8,772.872
9 Gross domestic product per capita, current prices(National currency,Units) 21,194,992.692 22,896,481.578 24,908,039.613 27,122,006.015 29,466,923.977 32,017,232.873
10 Gross domestic product per capita, current prices(U.S. dollars,Units) 2,567.502 2,755.768 2,974.123 3,207.284 3,447.07 3,703.813
11 Gross domestic product per capita, current prices(Purchasing power parity; international dollars,Units) 7,367.077 7,913.571 8,535.926 9,198.048 9,902.8 10,646.488
12 Output gap in percent of potential GDP(Percent of potential GDP) -99,999 -99,999 -99,999 -99,999 -99,999 -99,999
13 Gross domestic product based on purchasing-power-parity (PPP) share of world total(Percent) 0.039 0.04 0.041 0.043 0.044 0.046
14 Implied PPP conversion rate(National currency per current international dollar) 2,876.988 2,893.318 2,918.024 2,948.67 2,975.615 3,007.305
15 Total investment(Percent of GDP) -99,999 -99,999 -99,999 -99,999 -99,999 -99,999
16 Gross national savings(Percent of GDP) -99,999 -99,999 -99,999 -99,999 -99,999 -99,999
17 Inflation, average consumer prices(Index) 162.062 166.438 171.598 177.26 182.755 188.421
18 Inflation, average consumer prices(Percent change) 2.3 2.7 3.1 3.3 3.1 3.1
19 Inflation, end of period consumer prices(Index) 164.487 168.764 173.658 179.042 184.592 190.314
20 Inflation, end of period consumer prices(Percent change) 2.3 2.6 2.9 3.1 3.1 3.1
21 Six-month London interbank offered rate (LIBOR)(Percent) -99,999 -99,999 -99,999 -99,999 -99,999 -99,999
22 Volume of imports of goods and services(Percent change) 8.017 7.313 3.745 2.84 -0.492 4.188
23 Volume of Imports of goods(Percent change) 8.082 7.333 3.542 2.668 -0.89 4.111
24 Volume of exports of goods and services(Percent change) 4.716 8.011 6.505 0.566 5.872 7.641
25 Volume of exports of goods(Percent change) 4.435 10.018 4.969 0.35 6.939 9.163
26 Unemployment rate(Percent of total labor force) -99,999 -99,999 -99,999 -99,999 -99,999 -99,999
27 Employment(Persons,Millions) -99,999 -99,999 -99,999 -99,999 -99,999 -99,999
28 Population(Persons,Millions) 6.68 6.777 6.874 6.973 7.073 7.175
29 General government revenue(National currency,Billions) 23,657.913 27,260.683 30,504.82 34,369.26 38,370.315 42,251.228
30 General government revenue(Percent of GDP) 17.092 17.962 18.244 18.613 18.845 18.828
31 General government total expenditure(National currency,Billions) 30,841.437 35,202.26 39,025.814 43,719.28 48,534.568 53,516.407
32 General government total expenditure(Percent of GDP) 22.281 23.195 23.34 23.677 23.837 23.848
33 General government net lending/borrowing(National currency,Billions) -7,183.525 -7,941.577 -8,520.994 -9,350.019 -10,164.253 -11,265.179
34 General government net lending/borrowing(Percent of GDP) -5.19 -5.233 -5.096 -5.064 -4.992 -5.02
35 General government structural balance(National currency,Billions) -99,999 -99,999 -99,999 -99,999 -99,999 -99,999
36 General government structural balance(Percent of potential GDP) -99,999 -99,999 -99,999 -99,999 -99,999 -99,999
37 General government primary net lending/borrowing(National currency,Billions) -5,618.198 -5,788.712 -6,018.372 -6,495.784 -6,950.176 -7,675.91
38 General government primary net lending/borrowing(Percent of GDP) -4.059 -3.814 -3.599 -3.518 -3.414 -3.42
39 General government net debt(National currency,Billions) -99,999 -99,999 -99,999 -99,999 -99,999 -99,999
40 General government net debt(Percent of GDP) -99,999 -99,999 -99,999 -99,999 -99,999 -99,999
41 General government gross debt(National currency,Billions) 85,866.951 98,150.215 110,413.368 123,055.811 136,017.914 149,760.898
42 General government gross debt(Percent of GDP) 62.034 64.672 66.035 66.643 66.804 66.735
43 Gross domestic product corresponding to fiscal year, current prices(National currency,Billions) 138,418.303 151,766.028 167,204.729 184,648.012 203,606.556 224,409.704
44 Current account balance(U.S. dollars,Billions) -1.653 -2.044 -1.96 -1.664 -1.443 -1.283
45 Current account balance(Percent of GDP) -9.638 -10.947 -9.586 -7.438 -5.919 -4.826