Markets Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
Currency 3.65 3.64 3.64 3.64 3.64 3.64
Stock Market (points) 10760.23 10130 9997 9864 9734 9479
Government Bond 10y (%) 3.94 3.93 3.99 4.06 4.13 4.27
Overview Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
GDP Growth Rate (%) 4.00 0.5 1 1.1 1.3 1.2
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 2.20 2.7 2.3 2.6 2.5 3
Unemployment Rate (%) 0.10 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7 1.1
Inflation Rate (%) -0.30 1.2 1.6 1.5 2.5 2.8
Interest Rate (%) 5.00 5 5 5 5 5.25
Balance of Trade (QAR Million) 16186.00 21445 21093 21103 21211 21178
Current Account to GDP (%) 3.80 6.7 6.7 6.7 6.7 6.9
Government Debt to GDP (%) 54.40 50 50 50 50 45
Government Budget (% of GDP) -5.80 10 10 10 10 15
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 10.00 10 10 10 10 10
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 0.00 0 0 0 0 0
GDP Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
GDP Growth Rate (%) 4.00 0.5 1 1.1 1.3 1.2
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 2.20 2.7 2.3 2.6 2.5 3
GDP (USD Billion) 167.61 185 185 185 185 190
Gross Fixed Capital Formation (QAR Million) 80146.00 65969 65839 65936 66717 68719
GDP per capita (USD) 65696.39 66600 66600 66600 66600 67100
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 116935.60 118500 118500 118500 118500 120000
GDP Constant Prices (QAR Million) 210771.00 203062 206715 207022 209474 215758
Labour Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
Unemployment Rate (%) 0.10 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7 1.1
Prices Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
Inflation Rate (%) -0.30 1.2 1.6 1.5 2.5 2.8
Consumer Price Index CPI (Index Points) 108.62 110 110 110 111 114
Food Inflation (%) -3.80 0.9 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.5
Cpi Housing Utilities (Index Points) 106.35 110 109 108 109 112
CPI Transportation (Index Points) 128.61 126 129 128 130 133
Producer Prices (Index Points) 72.30 81.72 84.48 88.03 83.87 92.25
Producer Prices Change (%) 18.90 24 20 18 16 10
Money Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
Interest Rate (%) 5.00 5 5 5 5 5.25
Deposit Interest Rate (%) 2.50 2.5 2.75 2.75 3 3
Loan Growth (%) 3.80 7.5 3.52 7.4 7.5 7.9
Trade Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
Balance of Trade (QAR Million) 16186.00 21445 21093 21103 21211 21178
Current Account to GDP (%) 3.80 6.7 6.7 6.7 6.7 6.9
Government Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
Government Debt to GDP (%) 54.40 50 50 50 50 45
Government Budget (% of GDP) -5.80 10 10 10 10 15
Government Budget Value (QAR Million) -35395.00 54649 56506 58363 38535 82047
Government Spending (QAR Million) 59950.00 61569 61329 61509 61449 63292
Taxes Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 10.00 10 10 10 10 10
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 0.00 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security Rate (%) 0.00 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security Rate For Companies (%) 0.00 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security Rate For Employees (%) 0.00 0 0 0 0 0
Business Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
Manufacturing Pmi 50.10 53.5 52.3 52.9 53.2 52
Consumer Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
Consumer Spending (QAR Million) 150616.00 152649 152348 152574 154381 159013
Gasoline Prices (USD/Liter) 0.50 0.47 0.46 0.45 0.44 0.44


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