Keys indicators

GDP (1998) N$16.8bn (US$3.1bn)
GDP per capita (1998) N$9,615 (US$1,753)
GDP growth (1990-1998) 3.8% per annum
Imports as a percentage of GDP (1998) 66.5%
Exports as a percentage of GDP (1998) 54.1%
Y-o-Y inflation (March 2000) 7.85%
Exchange rate N$:US$ (February 2000) N$6.32
Prime lending rate (May 2000) 15.5%
Government budget deficit as a percentage of GDP (February 2000) 4.5%