Nigeria Economic Chart Park

Capital Importation And Budgetary Allocation

Capital Importation (US$ Thousand)

What happened in late 2015?

Budgetary Allocation (Billion )

Budgetary allocation for agriculture rise in 2016

Capital Importation: Foreign investment into the agricultural sector was relatively flat between 2007 and 2012 but gained unusual momentum in September 2015. The spike in 2015 is likely driven by the rise in investor confidence in line with the new governments strong stance on devaluation.

Budgetary Allocation: The proportion of the national budget allocated to the agricultural sector, which fell deeply in 2015, was increased in 2016, in both recurrent and capital expenditure in the sector. This is attributable to the present governments commitment to agriculture.



Balance Of Trade (Export And Import)

Balance of Trade (Export and Import): With export and, to lesser extent, import declining balance of trade fell deeply in 2015 and, to lesser extent, in 2016Q1.

Net Domestic Credit And Currency In Circulation (CIC):

Net Domestic Credit: Rising net credit to government and private sector have driven the upward trend in NDC, especially post-2008. In 2016Q1, NDC grew largely on the account of the rise in banking sec

Purchasing Managers Index

Purchasing Managers Index: The level of business activities declined sharply in the first half of 2016 on the account of weak economic performance. Particularly, the issues surrounding exchange rates

Gross Domestic Product Growth Rate And Contribution To GDP (Transport Sector)

Gross Domestic Product Growth Rate: Growth in the sector which stalled in the second and third quarters of 2015 witnessed a considerable decline in 2015Q4; the stall in growth in 2015 is attributable