Macro-economic Data

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A. Demography and Macroeconomy

A.1 Population
VariableEnd of 2015End of 2014End of 2013SourcesVar ID
Total population27.12 million27.22 million25.83 million
WEO
A.1.1
Total number of households 5.06 million 
Relatório Final do Inquérito ao Orçamento Familiar- IOF 2014/15
A.1.2
Average household size 5.00 
Relatório Final do Inquérito ao Orçamento Familiar- IOF 2014/15
A.1.3
Urban population (% of total) 31.93% of total31.67% of total
WDI
A.1.4
Urban population growth (annual %) 3.62%3.61%
WDI
A.1.5
A.2 Economy
VariableEnd of 2015End of 2014End of 2013SourcesVar ID
GDP, current prices (U.S. dollars)16,985 USD (millions)15,985 USD (millions)14,669 USD (millions)
WEO
A.2.1
GDP based on PPP valuation of country GDP (Current international dollar)33,726 USD (millions)31,039 USD (millions)28,147 USD (millions)
WEO
A.2.2
GDP per capita, current prices (U.S. dollars)626.23 USD 684.13 USD 640.4 USD
WEO
A.2.3
GDP based on PPP per capita GDP (Current international dollar)1,243.5 USD 1,178.27 USD 1,107.09 USD
WEO
A.2.4
GDP, constant prices (Percent change)7%8.5%7%
WEO
A.2.5
Inflation, end of period consumer prices (Percent change)5.5%5.4%6.13%
WEO
A.2.6
GDP, deflator (Index)131.71273.49258.97
WEO
A.2.7
Consumer price index 121.16118.14
WDI
A.2.8
GINI Index  47.11
WDI
A.2.9
Urban minimum wages per month in USD 173.99 USD 139.03 USD
Decrees as published in boletim da republica www.imprensanac.gov.mz Boletim da República
A.2.12
Growth in urban household income (%/year)A.2.13
Employment (% of total laborforce)A.2.14
Interest Rates:A.2.15
Central bank lending/discount rate 7.5%8.25%
IFS
A.2.15.1
Yield on 3 months treasury bills7.8%5.32%4.13%
IFS
A.2.15.2
Yield on 10-year Government bond  9%
IFS
A.2.15.3
Average bank deposit rate 8.58%8.8%
IFS
A.2.15.4
Lending rate 14.89%15.33%
IFS
A.2.15.5
B. Housing Market
B.1 Housing Stock: Production, Transactions
VariableEnd of 2015End of 2014End of 2013SourcesVar ID
Number of dwelling units:B.1.1
Characteristics of housing stock:B.1.3
% of substandard dwelling units49.1% of total  
Relatório Final do Inquérito ao Orçamento Familiar- IOF 2014/15 http://www.ine.gov.mz/operacoes-estatisticas/inqueritos/inquerito-sobre-orcamento-familiar
B.1.3.2
Tenure in urban areas (%):B.1.4
Estimated Number of units completed/yearB.1.5
B.2 Housing Prices and Cost for Urban Areas or Capital City
VariableEnd of 2015End of 2014End of 2013SourcesVar ID
Median urban house price in USD:B.2.1
Median house price to median annual HH income:B.2.2
Urban 2250.00 B.2.2.1
Annual average % change in median house prices:B.2.3
M2 construction cost for median quality houseB.2.4


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Notes: All loans are fixed rate. Although 20 years is the maximum loan term, long term financing is not common. Average terms are closer to 5 years.
Notes: All loans are fixed rate. Although 20 years is the maximum loan term, long term financing is not common. Average terms are closer to 5 years.
Notes: All loans are fixed rate. Although 20 years is the maximum loan term, long term financing is not common. Average terms are closer to 5 years.
Notes: All loans are fixed rate. Although 20 years is the maximum loan term, long term financing is not common. Average terms are closer to 5 years.
Notes: All loans are fixed rate. Although 20 years is the maximum loan term, long term financing is not common. Average terms are closer to 5 years.
Notes: Although 25 years is the maximum loan term, long term financing is not common. Average terms are closer to 5 years.
Notes: Both private and public bureaus were established in 2015
Notes: Estimation by Country Editor
Notes: More than value of loan (119%)
Notes: Secured by Life Insurance
Notes: Secured by Life Insurance
Notes: Secured by Life Insurance
Notes: Substandard housing is residential property that is not up to the local building or housing code. As there is no housing code, we used "bloco" as standard in urban areas
Notes: Urban minimum wages per month in USD. There is no longer a single minimum wage in Mozambique. We used min salary in non financial services
Notes: Urban minimum wages per month in USD. There is no longer a single minimum wage in Mozambique. We used min salary in non financial services
Notes: Urban minimum wages per month in USD. There is no longer a single minimum wage in Mozambique. We used min salary in non financial services
Notes: Urban minimum wages per month in USD. There is no longer a single minimum wage in Mozambique. We used min salary in non financial services
Notes: Urban minimum wages per month in USD. There is no longer a single minimum wage in Mozambique. We used min salary in non financial services
Notes: Urban minimum wages per month in USD. There is no longer a single minimum wage in Mozambique. We used min salary in non financial services
Notes: Urban minimum wages per month in USD. There is no longer a single minimum wage in Mozambique. We used min salary in non financial services