Nepal Economy

The Nepalese economy with a population of 26.49 Million (Est 2011 census) ranks 96th in the world with a GDP PPP of 40.5 billion and GDP PPP per capita of 1,308 vs 49,922 (United States) according to the IMF in 2012. Its currency the Nepalese rupee (NPR). In Nepal banks offer savings account and fixed deposit products for variable and fixed term investments. According to CIA.gov website its inflation estimates were 8.3% in 2012 and 7.7% in 2011.