The economy of Guatemala advanced 4.2 percent year-on-year in September 2019, following a 3.8 percent expansion in the previous month. It was the strongest growth in economic activity since January, boosted by wholesale & retail trade; private services; primary activities; manufacturing; and financial intermediation & insurance.
Leading Economic Index in Guatemala averaged 3.50 percent from 2002 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 8.80 percent in October of 2006 and a record low of -2.80 percent in February of 2009. This page provides - Guatemala Leading Economic Index- actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. source: Banco de Guatemala
Leading Economic Index in Guatemala is expected to be 2.90 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 Guatemala to stand at 3.30 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Guatemala Leading Economic Index is projected to trend around 3.30 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.