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National Accounts Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Nominal GDP

15,411.8

Sep 2017

15,062.2

Jun 2017

4,900.7

Mar 2007

15,432.4

Dec 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Real GDP Growth

5.4

Sep 2017

5.2

Jun 2017

0.9

Jun 2009

13.5

Sep 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Nominal GDP Growth

6.61

Sep 2017

6.69

Jun 2017

4.42

Dec 2013

20.42

Sep 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
GDP per Capita

14,339.43

2016

13,662.94

2015

349.44

1950

14,339.43

2016

USD

yearly

1950 - 2016

Updated on 2017
GDP Deflator Growth

1.2

Sep 2017

1.4

Jun 2017

-0.9

Dec 2013

10.9

Dec 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Private Consumption Expenditure

28,980.43

2016

28,072.97

2015

295.80

1958

28,980.43

2016

USD mn

yearly

1957 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Private Consumption: % of GDP

50.1

2016

51.7

2015

50.1

2016

80.4

1951

%

yearly

1950 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Public Consumption Expenditure

6,152.23

2016

5,620.08

2015

38.90

1957

6,152.23

2016

USD mn

yearly

1957 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Public Consumption: % of GDP

10.6

2016

10.3

2015

8.2

1950

23.0

1987

%

yearly

1950 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Investment: % of GDP

40.6

2016

42.6

2015

3.9

1989

45.0

2014

%

yearly

1950 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Gross Fixed Capital Formation

23,481.91

2016

23,138.65

2015

1,664.80

2002

23,481.91

2016

USD mn

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Gross National Product

50,326.00

2016

47,852.39

2015

476.97

1960

50,326.00

2016

USD mn

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Gross Savings Rate

39.3

2016

38.0

2015

2.7

1989

39.3

2016

%

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita

32,442.17

2022

30,773.74

2021

3,542.99

1980

32,442.17

2022

PPP Intl $

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita

19,561.13

2022

18,474.99

2021

2,038.17

1980

19,561.13

2022

USD

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

5.50

2022

5.50

2021

-13.38

1988

12.11

2007

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
GDP per Capita: USD

14,339.43

2016

13,662.94

2015

349.44

1950

14,339.43

2016

USD

yearly

1950 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Nominal GDP: USD mn

15,411.79

Sep 2017

15,062.18

Jun 2017

4,900.66

Mar 2007

15,432.42

Dec 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Real GDP: YoY%

5.36

Sep 2017

5.25

Jun 2017

0.90

Jun 2009

13.50

Sep 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Production Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Industrial Production Index Growth

-0.1

Sep 2017

-0.8

Aug 2017

-17.0

Mar 2014

25.9

Jan 2013

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Minerals Production

23,294.00

2015

25,660.00

2014

15,598.00

2012

27,199.00

2013

Metric Ton

yearly

2009 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Gold Production

0.00

2015

12.00

2014

0.00

2015

2,141.00

2013

kg

yearly

1990 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Silver Production

0.00

2014

2.40

2013

0.00

2014

2.40

2013

Metric Ton

yearly

1993 - 2014

Updated on 2016
Industrial Production Index (IPI): Volume: Manufacturing

128.22

Sep 2017

131.75

Aug 2017

90.10

Nov 2005

176.56

Mar 2013

2001=100

monthly

Jan 2003 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Slaughter: Cattle

26,232.00

Dec 2017

26,513.00

Nov 2017

20,437.00

Feb 2001

38,573.00

May 2012

Head

monthly

Jan 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Slaughter: Pork

54,494.00

Dec 2017

47,040.00

Nov 2017

18,128.00

Feb 2001

54,494.00

Dec 2017

Head

monthly

Jan 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Government and Public Finance Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP

-1.8

2016

-2.2

2015

-4.9

2004

3.3

2007

%

yearly

2003 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Tax Revenue

317.39

Nov 2017

385.06

Oct 2017

57.03

Oct 1998

713.41

Mar 2016

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1995 - Nov 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
National Government Debt

23,373.6

Dec 2017

23,465.5

Nov 2017

9,135.3

Jul 2004

23,465.5

Nov 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jul 2004 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Government Debt: % of GDP

37.3

2016

37.2

2015

35.0

2013

85.5

1993

%

yearly

1993 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Forecast: Government Expenditure

19.24

2022

18.00

2021

1.85

1996

19.24

2022

PAB bn

yearly

1994 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Government Net Debt

29.79

2022

28.81

2021

6.77

1994

29.79

2022

PAB bn

yearly

1994 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Government Revenue

18.37

2022

17.11

2021

1.80

1994

18.37

2022

PAB bn

yearly

1994 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Central Government Revenue: Current Revenue

419,187.74

Nov 2017

481,176.35

Oct 2017

93,593.00

Jul 1995

1,533,374.08

Dec 2016

PAB th

monthly

Jan 1995 - Nov 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Central Government Revenue: Current Revenue: Tax

317,388.59

Nov 2017

385,057.84

Oct 2017

57,030.00

Oct 1998

713,405.44

Mar 2016

PAB th

monthly

Jan 1995 - Nov 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Central Government Revenue: Current Revenue: Tax: Direct: Total

118,598.12

Nov 2017

167,779.75

Oct 2017

-2,662.00

Oct 1998

496,732.82

Jun 2017

PAB th

monthly

Jan 1995 - Nov 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Central Government Operations: Total Revenue

11,331,454.29

2016

10,655,549.07

2015

2,740,822.00

2003

11,331,454.29

2016

PAB th

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Central Government Operations: Total Expenditure

11,331,190.51

2016

10,655,393.02

2015

2,701,247.00

2003

11,331,190.51

2016

PAB th

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Central Government Operations (CGO): Revenue: Total

8,623.00

2017

7,731.00

2016

1,355.00

1993

8,623.00

2017

USD mn

yearly

1993 - 2017

Updated on 2018
CGO: Expenditure: Total

10,442.00

2017

9,934.00

2016

1,532.00

1996

10,442.00

2017

USD mn

yearly

1993 - 2017

Updated on 2018
CGO: Expenditure: Current

6,712.00

2017

6,188.00

2016

1,325.00

1996

6,712.00

2017

USD mn

yearly

1993 - 2017

Updated on 2018
CGO: Expenditure: Capital

3,730.00

2017

3,746.00

2016

154.00

1995

3,815.90

2013

USD mn

yearly

1993 - 2017

Updated on 2018
CGO: Revenue: Current: Tax

5,687.00

2017

5,599.00

2016

862.00

1993

5,687.00

2017

USD mn

yearly

1993 - 2017

Updated on 2018
CGO: Overall Balance, Accrual Basis

-1,819.00

2017

-2,203.00

2016

-2,203.00

2016

240.00

2007

USD mn

yearly

1993 - 2017

Updated on 2018
Public Debt: Domestic

5,012.38

Jan 2018

4,983.53

Dec 2017

822.18

Dec 2009

5,185.21

Nov 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jul 2004 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Public Debt

23,384.09

Jan 2018

23,373.56

Dec 2017

9,135.32

Jul 2004

23,465.52

Nov 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jul 2004 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Demographic and Labour Market Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Population

4.1

2017

4.0

2016

0.9

1950

4.1

2017

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2017

Updated on 2018
Labour Force Participation Rate

64.4

2016

64.2

2015

61.9

2011

64.4

2016

%

yearly

2003 - 2016

Updated on 2016
Employed Persons

1,695,361.00

Aug 2014

1,694,787.00

Mar 2014

1,369,855.00

Mar 2008

1,695,361.00

Aug 2014

Person

monthly

Mar 2008 - Aug 2014

Updated on Feb 2018
Unemployment Rate

5.50

2016

5.10

2015

4.10

2013

13.00

2003

%

yearly

2003 - 2016

Updated on 2016
Monthly Earnings

1,238

2016

1,115

2015

198

1970

1,238

2016

USD

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Forecast: Population

4.45

2022

4.36

2021

1.98

1980

4.45

2022

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Unemployment Rate

5.35

2022

5.35

2021

4.05

2012

18.94

1989

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Population: Estimate

4,098,135.00

2017

4,037,043.00

2016

859,658.00

1950

4,098,135.00

2017

Person

yearly

1950 - 2017

Updated on 2018
Labour Force

1,873,655.00

2016

1,826,111.00

2015

1,333,000.00

2003

1,873,655.00

2016

Person

yearly

2003 - 2016

Updated on 2016
Labour Force: Agricultural, Livestock, Forestry, Fishing & Related Activities

273,723.00

2016

257,432.00

2015

257,282.00

2011

276,859.00

2013

Person

yearly

2011 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Labour Force: Male

1,106,982.00

2016

1,080,776.00

2015

841,817.00

2003

1,106,982.00

2016

Person

yearly

2003 - 2016

Updated on 2016
Labour Force: Construction

195,194.00

2016

189,738.00

2015

95,532.00

2003

210,528.00

2014

Person

yearly

2003 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Labour Force: Wholesale & Retail Trade & Motor Vehicle Repair

339,756.00

2016

338,553.00

2015

232,737.00

2003

339,756.00

2016

Person

yearly

2003 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Labour Force: Female

766,673.00

2016

745,335.00

2015

491,183.00

2003

766,673.00

2016

Person

yearly

2003 - 2016

Updated on 2016
Employment

1,770,711.00

2016

1,733,851.00

2015

1,159,155.00

2003

1,770,711.00

2016

Person

yearly

2003 - 2016

Updated on 2016
Employment: Male

1,055,082.00

2016

1,035,031.00

2015

756,969.00

2003

1,055,082.00

2016

Person

yearly

2003 - 2016

Updated on 2016
Employment: Female

715,629.00

2016

698,820.00

2015

402,186.00

2003

715,629.00

2016

Person

yearly

2003 - 2016

Updated on 2016
Employment: Manufacturing

129,765.00

2016

133,245.00

2015

107,218.00

2011

133,245.00

2015

Person

yearly

2003 - 2016

Updated on 2016
Employment: Construction

177,827.00

2016

173,894.00

2015

80,700.00

2003

196,091.00

2014

Person

yearly

2003 - 2016

Updated on 2016
Employment: Wholesale & Retail Trade & Motor Vehicle Repair

315,215.00

2016

319,573.00

2015

198,342.00

2003

319,573.00

2015

Person

yearly

2003 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Unemployment

102,944.00

2016

92,260.00

2015

68,268.00

2012

173,845.00

2003

Person

yearly

2003 - 2016

Updated on 2016
Unemployment: Male

51,900.00

2016

45,745.00

2015

34,905.00

2013

84,848.00

2003

Person

yearly

2003 - 2016

Updated on 2016
Unemployment: Female

51,044.00

2016

46,515.00

2015

30,423.00

2011

88,997.00

2003

Person

yearly

2003 - 2016

Updated on 2016
Average Monthly Earning

1,237.60

2016

1,115.34

2015

198.02

1970

1,237.60

2016

PAB

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Labour Participation Rate

64.40

2016

64.20

2015

61.90

2011

64.40

2016

%

yearly

2003 - 2016

Updated on 2016
Domestic Trade and Household Survey Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Motor Vehicles Sales

6,899

Oct 2017

4,301

Sep 2017

1,781

Jan 2005

8,985

Oct 2015

Unit

monthly

Jan 2005 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

-25.0

Dec 2017

-20.6

Nov 2017

-42.7

May 2009

77.6

Nov 2007

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars

11,500.00

Dec 2016

5,000.00

Jun 2016

4,000.00

Jun 2012

15,000.00

Dec 2006

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2016

Updated on Mar 2017
Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars

46,200.00

Dec 2016

24,400.00

Jun 2016

10,000.00

Dec 2005

46,700.00

Dec 2015

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2016

Updated on Mar 2017
Motor Vehicle Sales: Automobiles

3,936.00

Dec 2017

3,556.00

Nov 2017

1,781.00

Jan 2005

8,985.00

Oct 2015

Unit

monthly

Jan 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Inflation Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth

0.4

Jan 2018

0.5

Dec 2017

-0.4

Feb 2015

1.9

Feb 2017

%

monthly

Jan 2015 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Producer Price Index Growth

3.9

Dec 2016

-2.6

Sep 2016

-19.2

Jun 1986

33.4

Jun 1974

%

quarterly

Mar 1967 - Dec 2016

Updated on Feb 2018
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth

2.37

2022

2.40

2021

-0.07

1986

13.81

1980

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Consumer Price Index: National Urban

104.70

Jan 2018

104.50

Dec 2017

101.42

Jan 2014

104.70

Jan 2018

2013=100

monthly

Jan 2014 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
CPI: National Urban: Food & Non Alcoholic Beverages

101.40

Jan 2018

101.40

Dec 2017

100.20

Apr 2015

103.10

Aug 2016

2013=100

monthly

Oct 2014 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
CPI: National Urban: Alcoholic Beverages & Tobacco

108.90

Jan 2018

108.10

Dec 2017

100.10

Feb 2015

109.30

Aug 2017

2013=100

monthly

Oct 2014 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Wholesale Price Index (WPI): Total

179.40

Dec 2016

177.00

Sep 2016

118.90

Dec 2003

193.80

Sep 2012

1987=100

quarterly

Dec 2003 - Dec 2016

Updated on Feb 2017
Foreign Trade Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Trade Balance

-1,045.7

Nov 2017

-1,186.1

Oct 2017

-1,274.3

Oct 2014

-1.0

Apr 1988

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1964 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Total Exports

48.5

Nov 2017

57.4

Oct 2017

45.3

Dec 2015

181.6

Mar 2008

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2000 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Aluminum: Exports

5,323.86

2016

6,541.55

2015

254.76

1995

10,117.07

2011

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Total Imports

1,094.2

Nov 2017

1,243.5

Oct 2017

201.8

Feb 2002

1,349.2

Oct 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2000 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Total Imports Growth

10.6

Dec 2017

8.1

Nov 2017

-28.8

May 2009

100.1

Nov 2007

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth

1.37

2022

1.24

2021

-74.25

1984

528.75

1985

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Total Exports Growth

5.7

Dec 2017

-4.0

Nov 2017

-52.1

Jan 2009

81.5

Feb 2005

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Imports: Medicament

12,720.59

2016

31,974.94

2015

336.34

1996

31,974.94

2015

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

4,669.37

2016

7,825.62

2015

242.65

1996

10,705.62

2011

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Imports: CIF

1,166,808.11

Dec 2017

1,094,154.34

Nov 2017

201,764.00

Feb 2002

1,349,156.76

Oct 2014

PAB th

monthly

Jan 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Imports: CIF: Consumer Goods

564,584.30

Dec 2017

541,967.78

Nov 2017

67,159.00

Feb 2001

625,923.85

Mar 2017

PAB th

monthly

Jan 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Imports: CIF: Capital Goods

312,086.30

Dec 2017

300,391.15

Nov 2017

44,462.00

Feb 2002

503,362.59

Oct 2014

PAB th

monthly

Jan 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Imports: CIF: Consumer Goods: Non-Durable Goods

163,297.88

Dec 2017

153,958.60

Nov 2017

31,975.00

Feb 2001

178,000.89

Oct 2014

PAB th

monthly

Jan 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Imports: CIF: Consumer Goods: Semi-Durable Goods

161,017.42

Dec 2017

167,487.56

Nov 2017

16,540.55

Mar 2003

174,923.14

Nov 2016

PAB th

monthly

Jan 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Imports: CIF: Intermediate Goods

290,137.52

Dec 2017

251,795.42

Nov 2017

66,663.00

Sep 2002

392,012.87

Sep 2014

PAB th

monthly

Jan 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Imports: CIF: Asia: ASEAN: Thailand

202,512.00

2016

196,228.00

2015

4,044.00

2001

202,512.00

2016

PAB th

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Imports: CIF: Asia: Rest of Asia: China

1,070,212.00

2016

1,159,391.00

2015

16,385.00

1999

1,312,390.00

2014

PAB th

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Imports: CIF: Asia: Rest of Asia: Taiwan

61,908.00

2016

70,806.00

2015

18,858.00

2002

70,806.00

2015

PAB th

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Imports: CIF: America: LAIA: MERCOSUR: Brazil

207,555.00

2016

159,339.00

2015

33,541.00

2001

244,914.00

2010

PAB th

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Imports: CIF: America: NAFTA: USA

2,990,685.00

2016

3,138,620.00

2015

972,628.00

2001

3,433,514.00

2014

PAB th

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Exports: FOB

47,975.69

Dec 2017

48,457.41

Nov 2017

45,349.24

Dec 2015

181,623.00

Mar 2008

PAB th

monthly

Jan 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Exports: FOB: Petroleum Products

32.91

Dec 2017

44.15

Nov 2017

7.59

Jun 2010

20,734.00

Oct 2000

PAB th

monthly

Jan 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Exports: FOB: Banana

7,893.36

Dec 2017

8,932.54

Nov 2017

2,851.97

Mar 2009

14,652.00

Mar 2000

PAB th

monthly

Jan 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Exports: FOB: Pineapple

916.65

Dec 2017

1,592.17

Nov 2017

14.63

Jan 2003

5,131.00

Aug 2006

PAB th

monthly

Jan 2003 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Exports: FOB: Prawn

4,815.81

Dec 2017

4,794.45

Nov 2017

65.00

Mar 2000

16,977.86

Nov 2013

PAB th

monthly

Jan 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Exports: FOB: Seafood Products

7,765.07

Dec 2017

5,527.01

Nov 2017

937.16

Apr 2012

35,098.12

Oct 2003

PAB th

monthly

Jan 2002 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Exports: FOB: America: NAFTA: USA

129,244.00

2016

130,524.00

2015

129,244.00

2016

434,890.00

2008

PAB th

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Exports: FOB: America: NAFTA: Mexico

6,164.00

2016

13,452.00

2015

4,180.00

2011

24,232.00

2000

PAB th

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Exports: FOB: Asia: Rest of Asia: South Korea

11,011.00

2016

12,354.00

2015

50.00

2002

24,887.00

2012

PAB th

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Exports: FOB: Asia: Rest of Asia: China

35,530.00

2016

40,486.00

2015

1,617.00

2000

69,014.00

2014

PAB th

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Exports: FOB: Asia: Rest of Asia: Taiwan

26,814.00

2016

29,048.00

2015

4,806.00

2002

49,407.00

2008

PAB th

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Balance of Payments Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Current Account Balance

-1,552.6

Sep 2017

-960.7

Jun 2017

-2,180.6

Sep 2014

284.2

Dec 2001

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Current Account Balance: % of GDP

-10.1

Sep 2017

-6.4

Jun 2017

-19.6

Sep 2008

3.6

Dec 2009

%

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Foreign Direct Investment

1,528.1

Jun 2017

1,316.5

Mar 2017

-306.7

Jun 2002

1,680.7

Dec 2006

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Direct Investment Abroad

119.6

Sep 2017

103.0

Jun 2017

-247.6

Mar 2013

573.0

Dec 2013

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Sep 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

10.1

Sep 2017

9.4

Jun 2017

2.0

Sep 2009

13.3

Jun 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Foreign Portfolio Investment

-5.00

Sep 2017

998.40

Jun 2017

-89.80

Dec 2013

1,282.80

Sep 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Sep 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
External Debt

18,390.0

Dec 2017

18,280.3

Nov 2017

6,586.2

Sep 2004

18,390.0

Dec 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jul 2004 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
External Debt: % of GDP

29.2

2016

28.8

2015

27.0

2012

65.2

1995

%

yearly

1993 - 2016

Updated on 2017
External Debt: Short Term

43,297.0

2016

43,818.3

2015

0.0

2007

43,818.3

2015

USD mn

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2017
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP

74.8

2016

80.7

2015

0.0

2007

109.2

2008

%

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Forecast: Current Account Balance

-2.40

2022

-1.81

2021

-6.73

2014

0.72

1988

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Monetary Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Non-Performing Loans

1,205.14

Sep 2017

1,186.34

Jun 2017

225.86

Dec 2005

1,336.76

Mar 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Money Supply M1

8,249.04

Nov 2017

7,786.08

Oct 2017

1,193.06

Feb 2003

8,316.55

Dec 2014

USD mn

monthly

Dec 2002 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Money Supply M2

39,468.42

Oct 2017

39,623.74

Sep 2017

9,860.95

Jan 2003

39,623.74

Sep 2017

USD mn

monthly

Dec 2002 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Non Performing Loans Ratio

1.6

Sep 2017

1.6

Jun 2017

0.9

Mar 2013

3.0

Jun 2002

%

quarterly

Dec 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Household Debt: % of GDP

38.2

2016

36.5

2015

33.9

2012

44.1

2006

%

yearly

2005 - 2016

Updated on 2018
M2 Growth

4.7

Mar/2017

5.2

Feb/2017

-11.7

Dec/2013

34.3

Dec/2014

%

monthly

Dec/2003 - Mar/2017

Updated on May/2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves

2,653.5

Aug 2017

2,959.1

Jul 2017

7.5

Jul 1970

4,514.6

Mar 2015

USD mn

monthly

Oct 1969 - Aug 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

5.62

Jun 2017

4.66

Mar 2017

4.12

Mar 2014

10.65

Mar 2009

%

quarterly

Dec 2007 - Jun 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

2.3

Aug 2017

2.9

Jul 2017

1.3

Oct 2004

6.6

Feb 2003

NA

monthly

Jan 2000 - Aug 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Gold Reserves

0.00

Aug 2017

0.00

Jul 2017

0.00

Aug 2017

3.70

Apr 1981

USD mn

monthly

Oct 1969 - Aug 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Total Deposits

83,432.33

Oct 2017

83,560.32

Sep 2017

23,058.00

Jul 2003

85,990.95

Dec 2016

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1998 - Oct 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Domestic Credit

51,532.0

Nov 2017

51,604.3

Oct 2017

11,207.0

Mar 2002

51,604.3

Oct 2017

USD mn

monthly

Dec 2001 - Nov 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Domestic Credit Growth

6.3

Oct 2017

6.7

Sep 2017

-4.4

Feb 2003

21.2

Oct 2016

%

monthly

Dec 2002 - Oct 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Household Debt

23,928.4

Oct 2017

23,710.2

Sep 2017

6,420.5

Oct 2005

23,928.4

Oct 2017

USD mn

monthly

Oct 2005 - Oct 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Money Supply: M1

8,346.96

Dec 2017

8,249.04

Nov 2017

1,193.06

Feb 2003

8,346.96

Dec 2017

PAB mn

monthly

Dec 2002 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Money Supply: M3

40,029.35

Dec 2017

40,050.26

Nov 2017

9,860.95

Jan 2003

40,050.26

Nov 2017

PAB mn

monthly

Dec 2002 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Money Supply: M2

40,029.35

Dec 2017

40,050.26

Nov 2017

9,860.95

Jan 2003

40,050.26

Nov 2017

PAB mn

monthly

Dec 2002 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Local Credits Balance (LC): National Banking System

51,873.10

Nov 2017

51,604.26

Oct 2017

11,280.00

Jan 2003

51,873.10

Nov 2017

PAB mn

monthly

Dec 2002 - Nov 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
LC: National Banking System: Private Sector: Mortgage

16,000.93

Nov 2017

15,851.37

Oct 2017

3,019.00

Dec 2002

16,000.93

Nov 2017

PAB mn

monthly

Dec 2002 - Nov 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
LC: National Banking System: Private Sector: Mortgage: Household

13,115.77

Nov 2017

13,026.64

Oct 2017

3,341.51

Oct 2005

13,115.77

Nov 2017

PAB mn

monthly

Oct 2005 - Nov 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
LC: National Banking System: Private Sector: Personal Consumption

11,000.02

Nov 2017

10,901.73

Oct 2017

2,483.00

Dec 2002

11,000.02

Nov 2017

PAB mn

monthly

Dec 2002 - Nov 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Total Loans: Total Banking Center

75,691.96

Sep 2017

75,086.45

Jun 2017

18,214.27

Dec 2003

75,691.96

Sep 2017

PAB mn

quarterly

Dec 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Total Loans: National Banking System

65,358.06

Sep 2017

64,941.42

Jun 2017

15,620.73

Jun 2003

65,358.06

Sep 2017

PAB mn

quarterly

Dec 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Delinquent Loans: Total Banking Center

1,205,142.66

Sep 2017

1,186,339.15

Jun 2017

225,864.00

Dec 2005

1,336,755.07

Mar 2017

PAB th

quarterly

Dec 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Delinquency Ratio: Total Banking Center

1.59

Sep 2017

1.58

Jun 2017

0.85

Mar 2013

3.05

Jun 2002

%

quarterly

Dec 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Interest and Foreign Exchange Rates Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Bank Lending Rate

4.25

Dec 2017

4.25

Nov 2017

3.25

Dec 2015

9.50

Aug 2004

% pa

monthly

Dec 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Exchange Rate against USD

1.000

Jan 2018

1.000

Dec 2017

1.000

Jan 2018

1.000

Jan 2018

PAB/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Lending Rate: Consumer: Personal Loans

8.45

Dec 2017

8.46

Nov 2017

8.19

Oct 2016

11.89

Jan 2003

% pa

monthly

Dec 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Lending Rate: Local Banks: Mortgage: Reference

5.25

Mar 2018

5.25

Dec 2017

5.25

Mar 2018

13.25

Mar 1991

% pa

quarterly

Sep 1985 - Mar 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Deposit Rate: Current Savings: Natural Person

0.94

Dec 2017

0.83

Nov 2017

0.76

Apr 2015

2.37

Dec 2001

% pa

monthly

Dec 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Exchange Rate against US$: Monthly Average

1.00

Jan 2018

1.00

Dec 2017

1.00

Jan 2018

1.00

Jan 2018

PAB/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Tourism Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Visitor Arrivals

135,620

Sep 2017

150,901

Aug 2017

47,000

May 2005

204,564

Dec 2015

Person

monthly

Jan 2005 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Visitor Arrivals Growth

-12.7

Dec 2017

-18.0

Nov 2017

-18.6

Oct 2017

43.6

Dec 2007

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Tourism Revenue

5,947

2015

5,750

2014

372

1995

5,947

2015

USD mn

yearly

1995 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Tourism Revenue Growth

12.2

2016

0.1

2015

0.1

2015

38.5

2011

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Number of Hotel Rooms

10,500.00

Dec 2017

10,500.00

Nov 2017

5,106.00

Apr 2004

10,501.00

Jul 2015

Unit

monthly

Jan 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Hotel Room Occupancy Rate

43.27

Dec 2017

45.47

Nov 2017

29.40

Jun 2001

71.70

Dec 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Visitor Expenditure

350,301.96

Dec 2017

292,534.53

Nov 2017

33,750.49

Sep 2001

471,001.88

Jan 2017

PAB th

monthly

Jan 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Passengers Arrival: Visitors

267.72

Dec 2017

193.63

Nov 2017

52.00

May 2005

269.88

Jan 2017

Person th

monthly

Jan 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Financial Market Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Equity Market Index

452.9

Jan 2018

442.9

Dec 2017

88.7

Sep 2001

477.6

Jun 2013

Dec2002=100

monthly

Jan 1999 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Market Capitalization: % of GDP

24.6

2016

25.3

2015

5.0

1993

39.4

2006

%

yearly

1993 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Panama Stock Exchange: Turnover: Shares: Stock Market

942,640.00

Jan 2018

313,912.00

Dec 2017

13,516.00

Feb 1999

3,649,881.00

Dec 2006

Unit

monthly

Jan 1999 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Panama Stock Exchange: Turnover Value: Total Market

365,363,693.67

Jan 2018

780,876,683.69

Dec 2017

29,183,200.76

Jan 1999

1,362,306,704.32

Oct 2012

PAB

monthly

Jan 1999 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Panama Stock Exchange: Turnover Value: Stock Market

25,911,583.74

Jan 2018

26,676,112.20

Dec 2017

265,044.50

Feb 1999

226,067,029.24

Oct 2017

USD

monthly

Jan 1999 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Equity Market Index: Month End: Panama Stock Exchange: BVPSI

452.92

Jan 2018

442.93

Dec 2017

88.66

Sep 2001

477.56

Jun 2013

Dec2002=100

monthly

Jan 1999 - Jan 2018

Updated on Feb 2018
Transport and Telecommunications Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Motor Vehicle Registered

677.36

2015

606.58

2014

327.66

2005

677.36

2015

Unit th

yearly

2005 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Container Port Throughput

6,266,502.00

2016

6,893,886.00

2015

4,597,112.00

2009

6,911,084.00

2012

TEU

yearly

2008 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Liner Shipping Connectivity Index

51.95

2017

50.66

2016

27.61

2006

51.95

2017

2004=100

yearly

2004 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Number of Subscriber Fixed Line

641,688.00

2016

620,436.00

2015

110,700.00

1978

641,688.00

2016

Unit

yearly

1978 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Number of Subscriber Mobile

6,977,701.00

2016

6,946,636.00

2015

0.00

1995

6,977,701.00

2016

Person

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Teledensity: Fixed Line

15.85

2016

15.56

2015

5.84

1978

15.85

2016

Number

yearly

1978 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Teledensity: Mobile

172.30

2016

174.19

2015

0.00

1995

180.70

2010

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Exports: ICT Goods

1,145,925.93

2011

1,054,643.66

2010

3.40

2000

1,149,296.33

2006

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2011

Updated on 2017
Exports: Telecommunication Equipment

134,229.60

2016

138,203.62

2015

4,086.09

1996

224,085.27

2012

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Exports: Television

76,542.15

2016

56,764.50

2015

7,203.57

1996

370,864.66

2012

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Imports: ICT Goods

601,946.99

2015

666,348.12

2014

256,891.81

2002

1,762,484.77

2011

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Imports: Telecommunication Equipment

299,995.40

2016

322,513.74

2015

32,882.22

1995

322,513.74

2015

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Imports: Television

103,321.00

2016

102,396.46

2015

14,514.64

2000

163,424.55

2011

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Panama Canal Authority: Number of Transits: Total Traffic

1,150.00

Dec 2017

1,115.00

Nov 2017

925.00

Jun 2016

1,431.00

Mar 2007

Unit

monthly

Jan 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
Panama Canal Authority: Long Tons of Cargo: Total Traffic

21,598.82

Dec 2017

19,856.17

Nov 2017

12,775.00

Jul 2004

22,313.43

Jan 2017

Long Ton th

monthly

Jan 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018
National Harbour System: Cargo Throughput: Total

6,720,773.00

Dec 2017

7,232,096.00

Nov 2017

1,345,894.00

Apr 2000

8,380,141.00

Dec 2016

Metric Ton

monthly

Jan 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on Feb 2018