Nigeria Economic Chart Park

Crude Oil Price

Crude Oil Price (US$/Barrel)

Volatile: reviving crude oil price, 2016Q2

Crude Oil Export and Production (MBPD)

Volatile: declining crude oil production, 2016Q2

Crude Oil Price: Crude oil price attained a historical low of $30.7 in January 2016 largely due to excess global oil supply.

Crude Oil Production and Export: Oil production has continued to fall in recent times on the account of sabotage on oil facilities, while crude oil export has also maintained a downward trend on the account of falling demand particularly from Asia.



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.

Public Debt-to-GDP Ratio

Public Debt-to-GDP Ratio: The ratio of Nigerias cumulative government debt to national GDP has maintained an upward trend indicating the countrys declining economic productivity and ability to repay

Capital Importation And Gross Domestic Product Growth Rate And Contribution To GDP

Capital Importation: Overall capital imported into the manufacturing sector fell deeply in 2015 and has remained low in 2016H1 on the account of present FOREX issues affecting businesses in the sector

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