Markets Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2022
Currency 92.93 96.06 96.48 96.91 97.33 97.33

Overview Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2022
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 1.50 2.5 2.5 2.5 2.5 1.6
Unemployment Rate (%) 8.10 10.9 10.8 10.5 10.5 10
Inflation Rate (%) 0.50 3.8 2.7 1 1 1.4
Balance of Trade (USD Million) 1043.80 50 -150 -150 -150 70
Current Account (USD Million) 12139.60 7000 6500 6500 6500 6500
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 33.00 33 33 33 33 33
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 37.50 39 39 39 39 39

GDP Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2022
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 1.50 2.5 2.5 2.5 2.5 1.6
GDP (USD Billion) 103.14 102 102 102 102 104
GDP per capita (USD) 26822.44 27500 27500 27500 27500 27700
GDP Per Capita Ppp (USD) 33442.83 34200 34200 34200 34200 34600

Labour Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2022
Unemployment Rate (%) 8.10 10.9 10.8 10.5 10.5 10
Population (Million) 3.19 3.04 2.93 2.93 2.93 2.82
Labor Force Participation Rate (%) 41.20 41 41.3 41.3 41.3 41.5
Manufacturing Payrolls (Thousand) 77.50 73.1 73.3 73.3 73.3 73.3
Government Payrolls (Thousand) 195.70 205 215 215 215 218
Employed Persons (Thousand) 990.00 973 1010 1010 1010 1020
Employment Rate (%) 38.20 37.6 37.8 37.8 37.8 38.1
Unemployed Persons (Thousand) 79.00 87 88 88 88 97

Prices Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2022
Inflation Rate (%) 0.50 3.8 2.7 1 1 1.4
Inflation Rate Mom (%) 0.30 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.2
Food Inflation (%) 1.20 1.3 1.5 1 1 1.5
Consumer Price Index CPI (points) 119.78 122 123 122 121 124

Money Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2022
Banks Balance Sheet (USD Million) 84027.80 75000 80000 80000 80000 80000

Trade Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2022
Balance of Trade (USD Million) 1043.80 50 -150 -150 -150 70
Current Account (USD Million) 12139.60 7000 6500 6500 6500 6500
Imports (USD Million) 3343.40 4180 4380 4380 4380 4380
Exports (USD Million) 4387.20 5300 4450 4450 4450 4550
Capital Flows (USD Million) 16970.70 -4900 -4900 -4900 -4900 -4900
Tourist Arrivals (Thousand) 55.30 150 165 165 165 193

Government Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2022
Government Revenues (USD Million) 772.80 1200 1100 1100 1100 1200

Taxes Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2022
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 33.00 33 33 33 33 33
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 37.50 39 39 39 39 39

Business Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2022
Leading Economic Index (%) 0.00 2 2.1 2.1 2.1 2.1
Manufacturing PMI (points) 61.10 53 52.5 52 52 53

Consumer Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2022
Retail Sales YoY (%) 5.10 3 2.1 2.1 2.1 2.5
Gasoline Prices (USD/Liter) 0.77 0.73 0.7 0.66 0.63 0.6


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