Markets Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2020
Currency 50.46 50.56 50.67 50.78 50.89 51.12
Overview Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2020
GDP Growth Rate (%) -1.60 4 -1.7 5.2 5.2 4.7
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 7.30 5.4 5 5.5 5.2 5.2
Unemployment Rate (%) 5.60 4.8 5.4 5.2 5.2 5.3
Inflation Rate (%) 1.47 1.9 2.7 3.2 3.1 2.3
Interest Rate (%) 5.50 5.5 5.5 5.5 5.25 5.25
Balance of Trade (USD Million) -664.20 -648 -633 -605 -605 -640
Current Account (USD Million) -629.00 50 -236 -240 -240 -260
Current Account to GDP (%) -0.20 -1.3 -1.3 -1.3 -1.6 -1.6
Government Debt to GDP (%) 49.12 53 53 53 52 52
Government Budget (% of GDP) -3.00 -2.6 -2.6 -2.6 -1.9 -1.9
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 27.00 27 27 27 27 27
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 25.00 25 25 25 25 25
GDP Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2020
GDP Growth Rate (%) -1.60 4 -1.7 5.2 5.2 4.7
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 7.30 5.4 5 5.5 5.2 5.2
GDP (USD Billion) 75.93 80 80 80 84 84
GDP per capita (USD) 7153.08 7600 7600 7600 7800 7800
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 14600.86 15200 15200 15200 15700 15700
GDP Constant Prices (DOP Millions) 985297.73 1064134 1034563 1039489 1036533 1093543
Labour Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2020
Unemployment Rate (%) 5.60 4.8 5.4 5.2 5.2 5.3
Population (Million) 10.17 10.4 10.4 10.26 10.35 10.35
Prices Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2020
Inflation Rate (%) 1.47 1.9 2.7 3.2 3.1 2.3
Consumer Price Index CPI (Index Points) 130.75 132 134 134 134 137
Inflation Rate Mom (%) 0.65 0.3 0.4 0.3 0.3 0.4
Food Inflation (%) 0.80 3.48 3.33 3.4 3.5 3.5
Cpi Housing Utilities (Index Points) 121.37 126 129 125 125 128
CPI Transportation (Index Points) 128.24 131 134 131 130 134
Core Inflation Rate (%) 2.15 2.83 2.85 2.86 2.86 2.88
Money Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2020
Interest Rate (%) 5.50 5.5 5.5 5.5 5.25 5.25
Deposit Interest Rate (%) 7.60 7.6 7.6 7.6 7.35 7.35
Money Supply M2 (USD Million) 1067323.80 1037000 1038000 1036000 1036000 1037000
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD Million) 7134.10 7237 7240 7239 7239 7240
Trade Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2020
Balance of Trade (USD Million) -664.20 -648 -633 -605 -605 -640
Current Account (USD Million) -629.00 50 -236 -240 -240 -260
Current Account to GDP (%) -0.20 -1.3 -1.3 -1.3 -1.6 -1.6
Imports (USD Million) 1618.10 1555 1540 1545 1545 1600
Tourist Arrivals 659008.00 565000 525900 500000 500000 500000
External Debt (USD Million) 21546.50 20680 20700 20730 20730 20740
Foreign Direct Investment (USD Million) 442.40 565 540 530 530 800
Government Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2020
Government Debt to GDP (%) 49.12 53 53 53 52 52
Government Budget (% of GDP) -3.00 -2.6 -2.6 -2.6 -1.9 -1.9
Government Debt (USD Million) 40375.30 38930 38940 38920 38920 38940
Taxes Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2020
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 27.00 27 27 27 27 27
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 25.00 25 25 25 25 25
Sales Tax Rate (%) 18.00 18 18 18 18 18
Business Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2020
Leading Economic Index (%) 6.00 5.7 5.3 5.4 5.2 4.7
Business Confidence (Index Points) 55.00 62 63 62 62 63


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