Markets Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2020
Currency 98.72 96.06 96.48 96.91 97.33 97.33
Overview Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2020
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) -4.70 -1 -1 -0.5 -0.5 -0.5
Unemployment Rate (%) 7.00 7.1 7.1 7.1 7.1 7.3
Inflation Rate (%) 0.30 0.5 0.7 0.9 1.1 1.4
Balance of Trade (USD Million) 2068.90 1000 -250 950 750 50
Current Account (USD Million) 8148.10 7500 7500 7000 7000 7000
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 39.00 39 39 39 39 39
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 33.00 33 33 33 33 33
GDP Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2020
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) -4.70 -1 -1 -0.5 -0.5 -0.5
GDP (USD Billion) 101.13 103 103 105 105 105
GDP per capita (USD) 27340.65 27500 27500 27800 27800 27800
GDP Per Capita Ppp (USD) 35085.30 35300 35300 36000 36000 36000
Labour Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2020
Unemployment Rate (%) 7.00 7.1 7.1 7.1 7.1 7.3
Unemployed Persons (Thousand) 86.00 83 80 80 80 90
Labor Force Participation Rate (%) 41.70 40.8 40.8 40.5 40.7 41
Manufacturing Payrolls (Thousand) 73.00 72.9 73.1 72.8 73 73.1
Government Payrolls (Thousand) 198.20 203 205 202 206 210
Employment Rate (%) 38.40 37.4 37.2 36.8 37 37.4
Prices Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2020
Inflation Rate (%) 0.30 0.5 0.7 0.9 1.1 1.4
Food Inflation (%) 0.30 0.3 0.5 0.4 0.3 0.8
Consumer Price Index Cpi (Index Points) 120.24 120 120 120 122 121
Money Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2020
Banks Balance Sheet (USD Million) 69939.60 65500 70000 71000 72000 75000
Trade Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2020
Balance of Trade (USD Million) 2068.90 1000 -250 950 750 50
Current Account (USD Million) 8148.10 7500 7500 7000 7000 7000
Imports (USD Million) 3510.80 4300 4450 4250 4650 4300
Exports (USD Million) 5579.60 5300 4200 5200 5400 4350
Tourist Arrivals (Thousand) 127.80 105 165 135 125 170
Business Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2020
Leading Economic Index (%) -0.70 2.1 2.8 3.2 3.4 2.6
Manufacturing Pmi 42.20 48 51.3 51.6 52 52.7
Consumer Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2020
Gasoline Prices (USD/Liter) 0.65 0.62 0.6 0.59 0.57 0.57
Taxes Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2020
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 39.00 39 39 39 39 39
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 33.00 33 33 33 33 33


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