Markets Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2020
Currency 1.40 1.39 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.41
Overview Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2020
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 10.90 10.5 10.5 1.5 1.5 1.5
Unemployment Rate (%) 17.70 17 17 16.5 16.5 16.5
Inflation Rate (%) -1.60 5.5 5.6 5.4 5.2 5
Balance of Trade (LYD Million) 11548.60 -4157 -4055 -5220 -5220 -5220
Current Account to GDP (%) 1.50 -0.3 -0.3 -7.5 -7.5 -7.5
Government Debt to GDP (%) 16.50 13 13 11 11 11
Government Budget (% of GDP) 3.90 -43 -43 -43 -43 -43
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 20.00 20 20 20 20 20
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 10.00 10 10 10 10 10
GDP Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2020
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 10.90 10.5 10.5 1.5 1.5 1.5
GDP (USD Billion) 48.32 56.3 56.3 59.1 59.1 59.1
GDP Constant Prices (LYD Million) 20388.20 22529 22529 20694 20694 22867
GDP per capita (USD) 7529.00 7100 7100 6800 6800 6800
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 18405.50 19100 19100 19800 19800 19800
Labour Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2020
Unemployment Rate (%) 17.70 17 17 16.5 16.5 16.5
Population (million) 6.37 6.53 6.45 6.53 6.53 6.53
Prices Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2020
Inflation Rate (%) -1.60 5.5 5.6 5.4 5.2 5
Food Inflation (%) -3.70 4.5 5 5 5 4.8
Consumer Price Index Cpi (Index Points) 314.00 350 337 331 331 353
Cpi Housing Utilities (Index Points) 173.30 183 184 183 183 193
CPI Transportation (Index Points) 213.80 239 232 232 232 244
Money Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2020
Deposit Interest Rate (%) 2.50 2.5 2.5 2.5 2.5 2.5
Trade Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2020
Balance of Trade (LYD Million) 11548.60 -4157 -4055 -5220 -5220 -5220
Current Account to GDP (%) 1.50 -0.3 -0.3 -7.5 -7.5 -7.5
Government Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2020
Government Debt to GDP (%) 16.50 13 13 11 11 11
Government Budget (% of GDP) 3.90 -43 -43 -43 -43 -43
Taxes Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2020
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 20.00 20 20 20 20 20
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 10.00 10 10 10 10 10
Social Security Rate (%) 15.00 15 15 15 15 15
Social Security Rate For Companies (%) 11.25 11.25 11.25 11.25 11.25 11.25
Social Security Rate For Employees (%) 3.75 3.75 3.75 3.75 3.75 3.75


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