Overview

The primary policy objective of the Bank of Uganda’s monetary policy is to hold annual core inflation to a medium term target of 5 percent.

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Statistics

This page contains time series of statistics categorized according to the four macroeconomic accounts:  external sector, monetary and financial sector, fiscal sector and real sector.

The monetary and financial sector consists of statistics on the assets and liabilities of all depository corporations (Bank of Uganda, commercial banks, credit institutions, microfinance deposit taking institutions, and SACCOs), credit outstanding, indicators of financial soundness, interest rates and exchange rates.

The external sector comprises of statistics on international trade, balance of payments and the international investment position.

The real sector has statistics on inflation (price indices) and leading indicators. Leading indicators are produced by the Bank to provide an indication of the short-term developments happening in the economy. Price indices and the national accounts are the components of the real sector category produced by the Uganda Bureau of Statistics.

In addition, links are provided to government finance statistics and national accounts from the respective sources.

Enquiries:

Any queries on the statistics should be sent to statistics_dissemination@bou.or.ug