Nominal GDP for Russia was US$ 1447.4bn in 2020, down from US$1700.9bn in 2019. The Russian population was estimated at 145.9m in 2020 according to the IMF, while China is Russia’s biggest trading partner.
Variables Surveyed for Russia
Variables covered in our monthly analysis of Russia include:
Consensus Forecasts for Russia
Individual panellist forecasts are shown for each of the variables surveyed, along with the consensus (mean) forecast. The rows of forecasts are ranked by the GDP growth estimate for the current year, highest to lowest. In the hard copy and pdf version of the publication, we also show selected “comparison forecasters” including the Bank of Russia, IMF, OECD, and European Commission. The table below shows a small example set of forecasts for GDP Growth and Consumer Prices (CPI), taken from our survey of March 2021.