Rwanda's gross domestic product (GDP) rose by 7.6 percent for in the first quarter of 2015, compared with the same quarter of the previous year and it totalled Rwf 1,377 billion Rwandan Francs.
In the first quarter of 2015, Rwanda’s total trade reached up US$ 572.38 million. This is 0.13% higher than the same quarter in 2014.
Rwanda’s Consumer Price Index (CPI), main gauge of inflation has risen 2.2 percent year on year in May 2015, up from 0.9 percent in April 2015.
Rwanda total trade increased by 4% compared to 2013. The imports increased by 3.9%, exports decreased by 2.41% while re-exports increased by 40.4%.
The general index for the first quarter 2015 registered an increase of 1.39 percent compared to the index of the previous quarter (fourth quarter 2014) and an increase of 1.00 percent compared to the index of the first quarter of the year 2014.
Rwanda's Gross Domestic Product (GDP) at current market prices in 2014 was estimated to be Rwf 5,389 billion.
Rwanda’s Consumer Price Index (CPI), main gauge of inflation has risen 0.7 percent year on year in February 2015, down from 1.4 percent in January 2015.
As one of many results of the continuous development of Rwanda, especially the health system, women will live much longer in the coming years.