Markets Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
Currency 96.46 96.06 96.48 96.91 97.33 98.17

Overview Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 1.50 -6 -6 -2.5 -2.5 -4
Unemployment Rate (%) 7.80 10.9 11.5 11.3 11.1 10.8
Inflation Rate (%) 0.20 0.3 0.5 0.7 0.9 1.4
Balance of Trade (USD Million) 2154.90 400 50 1120 1120 70
Current Account (USD Million) 8148.10 7000 7000 7000 7000 6500
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 33.00 33 33 33 33 33
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 37.50 37.5 37.5 37.5 37.5 37.5

GDP Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 1.50 -6 -6 -2.5 -2.5 -4
GDP (USD Billion) 104.99 101 101 102 102 102
GDP per capita (USD) 27684.46 27100 27100 27500 27500 27500
GDP Per Capita Ppp (USD) 34517.60 33900 33900 34200 34200 34200

Labour Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
Unemployment Rate (%) 7.80 10.9 11.5 11.3 11.1 10.8
Population (Million) 3.15 3.1 3.04 3.04 3.04 2.93
Labor Force Participation Rate (%) 39.90 40.9 41 41.3 41.3 41.3
Manufacturing Payrolls (Thousand) 75.00 73.3 73.1 73.1 73.1 73.3
Government Payrolls (Thousand) 207.70 208 210 205 205 215
Employed Persons (Thousand) 949.00 970 1000 973 973 1010
Employment Rate (%) 36.50 37.2 37.4 37.6 37.6 37.8
Unemployed Persons (Thousand) 95.00 84 90 87 87 88

Prices Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
Inflation Rate (%) 0.20 0.3 0.5 0.7 0.9 1.4
Inflation Rate Mom (%) -0.10 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.3 0.3
Food Inflation (%) -1.00 -0.6 -0.3 0.1 0.5 0.9
Consumer Price Index CPI (points) 119.07 120 120 120 120 122

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

Trade Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
Balance of Trade (USD Million) 2154.90 400 50 1120 1120 70
Current Account (USD Million) 8148.10 7000 7000 7000 7000 6500
Imports (USD Million) 3302.30 4500 4300 4180 4180 4380
Exports (USD Million) 5457.20 4900 4350 5300 5300 4450
Capital Flows (USD Million) -5142.70 -4900 -4900 -4900 -4900 -4900
Tourist Arrivals (Thousand) 146.50 100 170 160 160 185

Government Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
Government Revenues (USD Million) 789.70 850 1000 1200 1200 1100

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

Business Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
Leading Economic Index (%) -7.00 -5 -3 1.5 2 2.1
Manufacturing Pmi (points) 50.40 49 49 50 50.5 50

Consumer Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
Gasoline Prices (USD/Liter) 0.52 0.49 0.47 0.45 0.42 0.4


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