Markets Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2022
Currency 1.33 1.33 1.33 1.34 1.34 1.35

Overview Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2022
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 0.50 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.4 2.5
Unemployment Rate (%) 9.10 9.7 9.6 9.6 9.7 9.5
Inflation Rate (%) 1.50 0.2 0.5 0.8 1 2
Interest Rate (%) 5.50 5.5 5.5 5.5 5.5 5.5
Balance of Trade (BND Million) 11.70 211 280 280 141 141
Current Account to GDP (%) 4.30 2 2 2 2 3.5
Government Debt to GDP (%) 2.60 3.3 2.8 2.8 2.9 2.9
Government Budget (% of GDP) -10.50 -12 -12 -12 -12 -12.5
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 0.00 0 0 0 0 0

GDP Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2022
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 0.50 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.4 2.5
GDP (USD Billion) 13.47 14 14 14 14 16
GDP per capita (USD) 32327.40 32100 32100 32100 32100 32500
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 62099.60 61200 61200 61200 61200 62400
GDP Constant Prices (BND Million) 4631.90 4707 5189 5195 4816 4816
GDP From Agriculture (BND Million) 44.80 41.22 35.66 35.69 42.17 42.17
GDP From Construction (BND Million) 162.50 175 121 121 179 179
GDP From Manufacturing (BND Million) 809.20 641 917 917 656 656
GDP From Mining (BND Million) 1874.00 2064 2202 2204 2112 2112
GDP From Public Administration (BND Million) 504.90 535 654 655 548 548
GDP From Services (BND Million) 1782.10 1773 1962 1964 1814 1814
GDP From Transport (BND Million) 84.40 101 136 136 103 103
GDP From Utilities (BND Million) 46.80 47.48 49.43 49.48 48.57 48.57
Gross Fixed Capital Formation (BND Million) 2278.20 2687 1774 1776 2748 2748

Labour Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2022
Unemployment Rate (%) 9.10 9.7 9.6 9.6 9.7 9.5
Population (Million) 0.44 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.52

Prices Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2022
Inflation Rate (%) 1.50 0.2 0.5 0.8 1 2
Inflation Rate Mom (%) 1.00 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3
Food Inflation (%) 2.20 2 2 2 2 2
Consumer Price Index CPI (points) 100.80 100 101 102 104 101

Money Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2022
Interest Rate (%) 5.50 5.5 5.5 5.5 5.5 5.5
Deposit Interest Rate (%) 0.37 0.37 0.37 0.37 0.32 0.37
Money Supply M2 (BND Million) 15208.70 15152 15152 15152 15382 15689
Banks Balance Sheet (BND Million) 17912.37 16578 16578 16578 17911 18326

Trade Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2022
Balance of Trade (BND Million) 11.70 211 280 280 141 141
Current Account to GDP (%) 4.30 2 2 2 2 3.5
Imports (Million BND) 585.70 620 620 620 650 650
Exports (Million BND) 597.40 900 900 900 950 950
Tourist Arrivals 333244.00 190000 190000 190000 190000 243333
Crude Oil Production (BBL/D/1K) 89.00 115 115 115 110 110
Foreign Direct Investment (BND Million) 511.00 500 500 500 500 500

Government Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2022
Government Debt to GDP (%) 2.60 3.3 2.8 2.8 2.9 2.9
Government Budget (% of GDP) -10.50 -12 -12 -12 -12 -12.5
Military Expenditure (USD Million) 336.00 328 328 328 328 328
Government Spending (BND Million) 960.10 1065 1222 1223 1090 1090

Taxes Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2022
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 0.00 0 0 0 0 0
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 18.50 18.5 18.5 18.5 18.5 18.5

Business Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2022
Changes In Inventories (BND Million) 8.60 6.5 6.5 6.5 6.5 6.5

Consumer Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2022
Consumer Spending (BND Million) 1113.10 958 1045 1046 980 980


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