Markets Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2020
Currency 97.36 96.06 96.48 96.91 97.33 97.33
Overview Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2020
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) -2.40 -1 -1 -1 -0.5 -0.5
Unemployment Rate (%) 8.90 7.3 7.1 7.1 7.1 7.3
Inflation Rate (%) -0.70 0.6 0.8 1.2 1 1.4
Balance of Trade (USD Million) 1058.20 -1410 1000 -250 -250 -150
Current Account (USD Million) 10526.60 -200 -200 -200 -80 -80
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 33.00 33 33 33 33 33
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 39.00 39 39 39 39 39
GDP Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2020
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) -2.40 -1 -1 -1 -0.5 -0.5
GDP (USD Billion) 105.03 107 107 107 107 107
GDP per capita (USD) 27308.99 28500 28500 28500 29200 29200
GDP Per Capita Ppp (USD) 35044.70 34500 34500 34500 36000 36000
Labour Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2020
Unemployment Rate (%) 8.90 7.3 7.1 7.1 7.1 7.3
Labor Force Participation Rate (%) 40.80 40.8 40.52 40.8 40.8 41
Manufacturing Payrolls (Thousand) 72.60 69.4 70.46 69.2 69.2 70.5
Government Payrolls (Thousand) 209.40 214 216 220 220 235
Employment Rate (%) 37.30 37.4 36.94 37.2 37.2 37.4
Unemployed Persons (Thousand) 93.00 85 83 80 80 90
Prices Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2020
Inflation Rate (%) -0.70 0.6 0.8 1.2 1 1.4
Food Inflation (%) -0.80 1.4 0.36 1.4 1.5 1.6
Consumer Price Index Cpi (Index Points) 118.36 120 121 120 119 122
Money Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2020
Banks Balance Sheet (USD Million) 65889.30 65500 68966 70000 70000 75000
Trade Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2020
Balance of Trade (USD Million) 1058.20 -1410 1000 -250 -250 -150
Current Account (USD Million) 10526.60 -200 -200 -200 -80 -80
Imports (USD Million) 3869.30 6560 4300 4450 4450 4500
Exports (USD Million) 4927.40 5150 5300 4200 4200 4350
Tourist Arrivals (Thousand) 193.30 155 105 165 165 170
Business Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2020
Leading Economic Index (%) 16.10 6.7 4.4 3.2 3.2 2.6
Manufacturing Pmi 47.30 58 50.6 54 54 60
Consumer Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2020
Gasoline Prices (USD/Liter) 0.72 0.7 0.68 0.66 0.65 0.65
Taxes Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2020
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 33.00 33 33 33 33 33
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 39.00 39 39 39 39 39


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