The economic activity in El Salvador advanced 1 percent year-on-year, slowing from a downwardly revised 2.1 percent expansion in the previous month. Output growth eased in construction (9.8 percent from 17 percent in May); financial activities & insurance (4 percent from 7.4 percent); information & communication (4.9 percent from 5.1 percent); and public administration (1.2 percent from 5.5 percent). Also, professional activities & other services shrank 1.1 percent, after a 0.7 percent growth in May and output contracted further in trade & transportation (-4.2 percent from -3.3 percent). Leading Economic Index in El Salvador averaged 3.33 percent from 1991 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 20.50 percent in March of 1992 and a record low of -8.90 percent in October of 2009.

Leading Economic Index in El Salvador is expected to be 1.70 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Leading Economic Index in El Salvador to stand at 2.20 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the El Salvador Economic Activity Index YoY Change is projected to trend around 2.30 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.

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El Salvador Business Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Industrial Production 3.80 1.10 16.80 -10.10 percent [+]
Changes in Inventories 1037.48 262.49 1037.48 -192.56 USD Million [+]
Internet Speed 3028.79 2833.28 3386.82 621.42 KBps [+]
IP Addresses 185509.00 197773.00 250149.00 4112.00 IP [+]
Steel Production 10.00 8.00 13.00 0.00 Thousand Tonnes [+]
Leading Economic Index 1.00 2.10 20.50 -8.90 percent [+]
Competitiveness Index 52.82 52.43 52.82 3.79 Points [+]
Competitiveness Rank 98.00 98.00 101.00 53.00 [+]
Ease of Doing Business 85.00 73.00 118.00 73.00 [+]
Corruption Index 35.00 33.00 42.00 33.00 Points [+]
Corruption Rank 105.00 112.00 112.00 43.00 [+]


El Salvador Economic Activity Index YoY Change

In El Salvador, the Economic Activity Volume Index - IVAE - is an index that measures the activity of different economic sectors in a given month. The calculation is based on GDP weights for eleven economic activities: manufacturing (26 percent); internal trade (22 percent); agriculture (16 percent); transport (9 percent); public administration (9 percent); other social services (5 percent); construction (4 percent); real estate and related (4 percent); financial intermediation (3 percent), utilities (1 percent) and mining (1 percent). The index has a base value of 100 as of 1990. This page provides - El Salvador Leading Economic Index- actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. El Salvador Economic Activity Index YoY Change - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on September of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
1.00 2.10 20.50 -8.90 1991 - 2019 percent Monthly
NSA, 2014=100




Country Last Previous
Argentina -0.80 Jul/19
Australia 0.10 Jul/19
Brazil -0.16 Jul/19
Canada 0.20 Jun/19
Japan 93.60 Jul/19
Mexico -0.90 Jun/19
Russia 1.70 Jul/19
Singapore 108.10 Jun/19
South Africa -0.40 Jun/19
South Korea 114.50 Jul/19
Turkey 2.19 Jul/19
United Kingdom 0.00 Jul/19
United States 128.31 Jul/19


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