Markets Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2021
Currency 99.64 96.06 96.48 96.91 97.33 98.17

Overview Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2021
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) -4.70 -0.5 -0.5 -0.5 -0.5 -0.5
Unemployment Rate (%) 9.10 8.5 8.1 8.3 8.3 8
Inflation Rate (%) 0.20 0.8 1.1 1.3 1.4 1.6
Balance of Trade (USD Million) 2154.90 950 750 400 50 70
Current Account (USD Million) 8148.10 7000 7000 7000 7000 6500
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 37.50 37.5 37.5 37.5 37.5 37.5
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 33.00 33 33 33 33 33

GDP Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2021
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) -4.70 -0.5 -0.5 -0.5 -0.5 -0.5
GDP (USD Billion) 101.13 105 105 105 105 105
GDP per capita (USD) 27340.65 27800 27800 27800 27800 28100
GDP Per Capita Ppp (USD) 35085.30 36000 36000 36000 36000 36000

Labour Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2021
Unemployment Rate (%) 9.10 8.5 8.1 8.3 8.3 8
Population (Million) 3.26 3.1 3.1 3.1 3.04 2.93
Unemployed Persons (Thousand) 95.00 98 80 84 90 88
Labor Force Participation Rate (%) 39.90 40.5 40.7 40.9 41 41.3
Manufacturing Payrolls (Thousand) 74.70 72.8 73 73.3 73.1 73.3
Government Payrolls (Thousand) 204.80 202 206 208 210 215
Employed Persons (Thousand) 949.00 960 996 970 1000 1010
Employment Rate (%) 36.50 36.8 37 37.2 37.4 37.8

Prices Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2021
Inflation Rate (%) 0.20 0.8 1.1 1.3 1.4 1.6
Inflation Rate Mom (%) 0.10 0.2 0.4 0 0.2 0.3
Food Inflation (%) -0.40 0.2 0.3 0.5 0.8 1.2
Consumer Price Index Cpi (points) 119.59 120 122 121 121 123

Money Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2021
Banks Balance Sheet (USD Million) 71440.40 71000 72000 73500 75000 80000

Trade Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2021
Balance of Trade (USD Million) 2154.90 950 750 400 50 70
Current Account (USD Million) 8148.10 7000 7000 7000 7000 6500
Imports (USD Million) 3302.30 4250 4650 4500 4300 4380
Exports (USD Million) 5457.20 5200 5400 4900 4350 4450
Tourist Arrivals (Thousand) 146.50 155 125 100 170 185
Capital Flows (USD Million) -5142.70 -4900 -4900 -4900 -4900 -4900

Government Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2021
Government Revenues (USD Million) 1046.50 980 1100 850 1000 1000

Taxes Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2021
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 37.50 37.5 37.5 37.5 37.5 37.5
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 33.00 33 33 33 33 33

Business Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2021
Leading Economic Index (%) 0.30 2.8 3.4 3 2.6 2.7
Manufacturing Pmi (points) 41.90 43 44 45 45.5 51

Consumer Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2021
Gasoline Prices (USD/Liter) 0.65 0.58 0.59 0.61 0.63 0.63


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