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National Accounts Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Nominal GDP

17,065.2

Dec 2018

16,237.7

Sep 2018

4,972.8

Mar 2007

17,065.2

Dec 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-29
Real GDP Growth

4.0

Dec 2018

3.6

Sep 2018

0.2

Dec 2009

13.6

Jun 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-29
Nominal GDP Growth

4.689

Dec 2018

4.177

Sep 2018

3.784

Jun 2018

20.963

Jun 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-29
GDP Deflator Growth

0.6

Dec 2018

0.5

Sep 2018

0.5

Sep 2018

10.7

Dec 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-29
Private Consumption Expenditure

31,335.136

2017

29,818.578

2016

295.800

1958

31,335.136

2017

USD mn

yearly

1957 - 2017

Updated on 2019-03-29
Private Consumption: % of GDP

50.3

2017

51.4

2016

50.3

2017

80.4

1951

%

yearly

1950 - 2017

Updated on 2019-03-29
Public Consumption Expenditure

6,869.893

2017

6,347.892

2016

38.900

1957

6,869.893

2017

USD mn

yearly

1957 - 2017

Updated on 2019-03-29
Public Consumption: % of GDP

11.0

2017

11.0

2016

8.2

1950

23.0

1987

%

yearly

1950 - 2017

Updated on 2019-03-29
Investment: % of GDP

39.7

2017

38.5

2016

3.9

1989

44.0

2013

%

yearly

1950 - 2017

Updated on 2019-03-29
Gross Fixed Capital Formation

24,723.627

2017

22,294.133

2016

1,664.800

2002

24,723.627

2017

USD mn

yearly

1996 - 2017

Updated on 2019-03-29
Gross National Product

56,477.557

2017

52,192.394

2016

476.970

1960

56,477.557

2017

USD mn

yearly

1960 - 2017

Updated on 2019-03-29
Gross Savings Rate

38.7

2017

37.6

2016

5.2

1989

38.7

2017

%

yearly

1960 - 2017

Updated on 2019-03-29
Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita

36,033.610

2024

34,124.030

2023

3,571.440

1980

36,033.610

2024

PPP Intl $

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2019-04-09
Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita

21,867.690

2024

20,727.700

2023

2,038.170

1980

21,867.690

2024

USD

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2019-04-09
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

5.500

2024

5.500

2023

-13.380

1988

12.111

2007

%

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2019-04-09
Nominal GDP: USD mn

15,740.032

Jun 2018

15,819.119

Mar 2018

4,900.657

Mar 2007

16,271.196

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-17
Real GDP: YoY%

3.068

Jun 2018

4.241

Mar 2018

0.900

Jun 2009

13.501

Sep 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-12-05
Production Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Industrial Production Index Growth

-2.8

Dec 2018

-4.6

Nov 2018

-17.0

Mar 2014

25.9

Jan 2013

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-04-03
Minerals Production

23,470.000

2016

23,294.000

2015

15,598.000

2012

27,199.000

2013

Metric Ton

yearly

2009 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-26
Gold Production

2,000.000

2016

2,000.000

2015

0.000

2008

3,000.000

2014

kg

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2018-09-27
Industrial Production Index (IPI): Volume: Manufacturing

152.537

Mar 2018

145.701

Feb 2018

90.100

Nov 2005

176.565

Mar 2013

2001=100

monthly

Jan 2003 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-09-12
Government and Public Finance Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP

-2.1

2018

-1.9

2017

-4.9

2004

3.2

2007

%

yearly

2003 - 2018

Updated on 2019-03-29
Tax Revenue

354.273

Feb 2019

369.397

Jan 2019

57.030

Oct 1998

977.130

Dec 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1995 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-04-02
National Government Debt

25,893.1

Mar 2019

25,704.5

Feb 2019

9,135.3

Jul 2004

26,175.7

Nov 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jul 2004 - Mar 2019

Updated on 2019-04-17
Government Debt: % of GDP

39.5

2018

37.5

2017

34.4

2013

85.5

1993

%

yearly

1993 - 2018

Updated on 2019-03-29
Forecast: Government Expenditure

19.668

2024

18.485

2023

1.855

1996

19.668

2024

PAB bn

yearly

1994 - 2024

Updated on 2019-04-11
Forecast: Government Net Debt

31.362

2024

30.151

2023

6.766

1994

31.362

2024

PAB bn

yearly

1994 - 2024

Updated on 2019-04-09
Forecast: Government Revenue

18.158

2024

17.077

2023

1.802

1994

18.158

2024

PAB bn

yearly

1994 - 2024

Updated on 2019-04-11
Central Government Revenue: Current Revenue

701,087.345

Sep 2018

498,816.663

Aug 2018

93,593.000

Jul 1995

2,196,481.537

Dec 2017

PAB th

monthly

Jan 1995 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-11-02
Central Government Revenue: Current Revenue: Tax

570,134.302

Sep 2018

372,086.676

Aug 2018

57,030.000

Oct 1998

715,592.440

Dec 2017

PAB th

monthly

Jan 1995 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-11-02
Central Government Revenue: Current Revenue: Tax: Direct: Total

167,315.453

May 2018

238,034.702

Apr 2018

-2,662.000

Oct 1998

496,732.820

Jun 2017

PAB th

monthly

Jan 1995 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-03
Central Government Operations: Total Revenue

11,839,218.371

2017

11,331,438.322

2016

2,740,822.000

2003

11,839,218.371

2017

PAB th

yearly

2000 - 2017

Updated on 2018-10-31
Central Government Operations: Total Expenditure

11,331,190.506

2016

10,655,393.016

2015

2,701,247.000

2003

11,331,190.506

2016

PAB th

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-15
CGO: Expenditure: Current

6,712.000

2017

6,188.000

2016

1,325.000

1996

6,712.000

2017

USD mn

yearly

1993 - 2017

Updated on 2018-02-09
CGO: Expenditure: Capital

3,730.000

2017

3,746.000

2016

154.000

1995

3,815.900

2013

USD mn

yearly

1993 - 2017

Updated on 2018-02-09
CGO: Overall Balance, Accrual Basis

-1,819.000

2017

-2,203.000

2016

-2,203.000

2016

240.000

2007

USD mn

yearly

1993 - 2017

Updated on 2018-02-09
Public Debt

24,937.887

Sep 2018

24,721.567

Aug 2018

9,135.323

Jul 2004

24,937.887

Sep 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jul 2004 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-18
Public Debt: Domestic

4,629.259

Jun 2018

5,200.572

May 2018

822.179

Dec 2009

5,203.572

Mar 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jul 2004 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-18
Demographic and Labour Market Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Population

4.2

2018

4.1

2017

0.9

1950

4.2

2018

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2018

Updated on 2019-01-23
Labour Force Participation Rate

65.4

2018

64.0

2017

61.9

2011

65.4

2018

%

yearly

2003 - 2018

Updated on 2019-03-29
Employed Persons

1,063,250.000

Aug 2017

1,799,520.000

Mar 2017

1,063,250.000

Aug 2017

1,799,520.000

Mar 2017

Person

monthly

Mar 2008 - Aug 2017

Updated on 2018-12-18
Unemployment Rate

6.00

2018

6.10

2017

4.10

2013

13.00

2003

%

yearly

2003 - 2018

Updated on 2019-03-29
Monthly Earnings

1,238

2016

1,115

2015

198

1970

1,238

2016

USD

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2018-12-18
Labour Productivity Growth

3.70

2018

3.71

2017

-2.61

1995

10.41

2011

%

yearly

1992 - 2018

Updated on 2019-03-29
Forecast: Population

4.631

2024

4.540

2023

1.982

1980

4.631

2024

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2019-04-09
Forecast: Unemployment Rate

6.007

2024

6.002

2023

4.050

2012

18.939

1989

%

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2019-04-09
Population: Estimate

4,098,135.000

2017

4,037,043.000

2016

859,658.000

1950

4,098,135.000

2017

Person

yearly

1950 - 2017

Updated on 2018-02-26
Population: Male

2,085,950.000

2018

2,056,085.000

2017

440,458.000

1950

2,085,950.000

2018

Person

yearly

1950 - 2018

Updated on 2019-03-21
Population: Male

2,085,950.000

2018

2,056,085.000

2017

440,458.000

1950

2,085,950.000

2018

Person

yearly

1950 - 2018

Updated on 2019-03-21
Population: Male

2,085,950.000

2018

2,056,085.000

2017

440,458.000

1950

2,085,950.000

2018

Person

yearly

1950 - 2018

Updated on 2019-03-21
Population: Male

2,085,950.000

2018

2,056,085.000

2017

440,458.000

1950

2,085,950.000

2018

Person

yearly

1950 - 2018

Updated on 2019-03-21
Population: Female

2,072,833.000

2018

2,042,050.000

2017

419,200.000

1950

2,072,833.000

2018

Person

yearly

1950 - 2018

Updated on 2019-03-21
Population: Female

2,072,833.000

2018

2,042,050.000

2017

419,200.000

1950

2,072,833.000

2018

Person

yearly

1950 - 2018

Updated on 2019-03-21
Population: Female

2,072,833.000

2018

2,042,050.000

2017

419,200.000

1950

2,072,833.000

2018

Person

yearly

1950 - 2018

Updated on 2019-03-21
Population: Female

2,072,833.000

2018

2,042,050.000

2017

419,200.000

1950

2,072,833.000

2018

Person

yearly

1950 - 2018

Updated on 2019-03-21
Labour Force

1,986,940.000

2018

1,902,477.000

2017

1,333,000.000

2003

1,986,940.000

2018

Person

yearly

2003 - 2018

Updated on 2018-12-04
Labour Force: Male

1,119,179.000

2017

1,106,982.000

2016

841,817.000

2003

1,119,179.000

2017

Person

yearly

2003 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-16
Labour Force: Female

783,298.000

2017

766,673.000

2016

491,183.000

2003

783,298.000

2017

Person

yearly

2003 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-16
Labour Participation Rate

64.000

2017

64.400

2016

61.900

2011

64.400

2016

%

yearly

2003 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-16
Employment

1,785,849.000

2017

1,770,711.000

2016

1,159,155.000

2003

1,785,849.000

2017

Person

yearly

2003 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-16
Employment: Male

1,063,249.000

2017

1,055,082.000

2016

756,969.000

2003

1,063,249.000

2017

Person

yearly

2003 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-16
Employment: Female

722,600.000

2017

715,629.000

2016

402,186.000

2003

722,600.000

2017

Person

yearly

2003 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-16
Employment: Manufacturing

131,214.000

2017

129,765.000

2016

107,218.000

2011

133,245.000

2015

Person

yearly

2003 - 2017

Updated on 2018-02-21
Employment: Construction

180,477.000

2017

177,827.000

2016

80,700.000

2003

196,091.000

2014

Person

yearly

2003 - 2017

Updated on 2018-02-21
Employment: Wholesale & Retail Trade & Motor Vehicle Repair

314,105.000

2017

315,215.000

2016

198,342.000

2003

319,573.000

2015

Person

yearly

2003 - 2017

Updated on 2018-02-21
Unemployment

116,628.000

2017

102,944.000

2016

68,268.000

2012

173,845.000

2003

Person

yearly

2003 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-16
Unemployment: Male

55,930.000

2017

51,900.000

2016

34,905.000

2013

84,848.000

2003

Person

yearly

2003 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-16
Unemployment: Female

60,698.000

2017

51,044.000

2016

30,423.000

2011

88,997.000

2003

Person

yearly

2003 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-16
Average Monthly Earning

1,237.602

2016

1,115.338

2015

198.020

1970

1,237.602

2016

PAB

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2017-01-06
Domestic Trade and Household Survey Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Motor Vehicles Sales

4,397

Feb 2019

3,324

Jan 2019

1,781

Jan 2005

8,985

Oct 2015

Unit

monthly

Jan 2005 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-04-02
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

14.4

Feb 2019

-16.8

Jan 2019

-42.7

May 2009

77.6

Nov 2007

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-04-02
Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars

9,522.000

Dec 2017

11,500.000

Dec 2016

4,000.000

Jun 2012

15,000.000

Dec 2006

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-10-10
Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars

40,240.200

Dec 2017

46,200.000

Dec 2016

10,000.000

Dec 2005

46,700.000

Dec 2015

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-10-10
Inflation Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth

-0.2

Mar 2019

-0.5

Feb 2019

-0.5

Feb 2019

1.9

Feb 2017

%

monthly

Jan 2015 - Mar 2019

Updated on 2019-04-15
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth

2.000

2024

2.006

2023

-0.066

1986

13.808

1980

%

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2019-04-09
Consumer Price Index: National Urban

105.489

Sep 2018

105.527

Aug 2018

101.418

Jan 2014

105.527

Aug 2018

2013=100

monthly

Jan 2014 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-15
CPI: National Urban: Food & Non Alcoholic Beverages

101.838

Oct 2018

101.574

Sep 2018

100.200

Apr 2015

103.100

Aug 2016

2013=100

monthly

Oct 2014 - Oct 2018

Updated on 2018-11-16
CPI: National Urban: Alcoholic Beverages & Tobacco

111.466

Sep 2018

110.818

Aug 2018

100.100

Feb 2015

111.466

Sep 2018

2013=100

monthly

Oct 2014 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-15
Foreign Trade Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Trade Balance

-986.2

Feb 2019

-1,067.7

Jan 2019

-1,274.3

Oct 2014

3.1

Apr 1988

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1964 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-04-16
Total Exports

52.7

Feb 2019

43.5

Jan 2019

40.5

Dec 2018

181.6

Mar 2008

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2000 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-04-16
Total Exports Growth

11.4

Feb 2019

-21.9

Jan 2019

-52.1

Jan 2009

81.5

Feb 2005

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-04-16
Aluminum: Exports

6,390.398

2017

6,036.054

2016

254.763

1995

10,108.337

2011

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-10-10
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth

4.283

2024

4.132

2023

-74.252

1984

528.745

1985

%

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2019-04-09
Exports: Medicament

1,267,968.525

2017

1,201,365.360

2016

10,648.625

1995

1,313,538.219

2014

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-10-10
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

61,055.697

2017

57,075.817

2016

2,276.470

1995

1,924,224.197

2011

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-10-10
Total Imports

1,038.9

Feb 2019

1,111.2

Jan 2019

201.8

Feb 2002

1,349.2

Oct 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2000 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-04-16
Total Imports Growth

15.1

Feb 2019

-9.5

Jan 2019

-28.8

May 2009

100.1

Nov 2007

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-04-16
Imports: Medicament

830,815.303

2017

733,701.974

2016

37,821.985

1995

885,550.661

2015

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-10-10
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

138,279.362

2017

153,735.827

2016

9,127.316

2001

638,551.436

2011

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-10-10
Exports: FOB

43,587.675

Sep 2018

59,040.587

Aug 2018

43,587.675

Sep 2018

181,623.000

Mar 2008

PAB th

monthly

Jan 2000 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-11-13
Exports: FOB: Banana

7,941.000

Sep 2018

8,629.996

Aug 2018

2,851.968

Mar 2009

14,652.000

Mar 2000

PAB th

monthly

Jan 2000 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-11-13
Imports: CIF: Asia: ASEAN: Thailand

202,512.000

2016

196,228.000

2015

4,044.000

2001

202,512.000

2016

PAB th

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2018-02-06
Imports: CIF: America: LAIA: MERCOSUR: Brazil

207,555.000

2016

159,339.000

2015

33,541.000

2001

244,914.000

2010

PAB th

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2018-02-06
Exports: FOB: America: NAFTA: USA

129,244.000

2016

130,524.000

2015

129,244.000

2016

434,890.000

2008

PAB th

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2018-02-06
Exports: FOB: Asia: Rest of Asia: South Korea

11,011.000

2016

12,354.000

2015

50.000

2002

24,887.000

2012

PAB th

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2018-02-06
Exports: FOB: Asia: Rest of Asia: Taiwan

26,814.000

2016

29,048.000

2015

4,806.000

2002

49,407.000

2008

PAB th

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2018-02-06
Exports: FOB: Waste & Scrap of Steel, Copper & Aluminum

6,147.94

Apr 2018

5,930.78

Mar 2018

3,658.34

Apr 2017

7,332.64

Jan 2018

PAB th

monthly

Jan 2017 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-06-19
Exports: FOB: Raw Wood

7,428.13

Apr 2018

8,604.04

Mar 2018

2,831.98

Jan 2017

8,604.04

Mar 2018

PAB th

monthly

Jan 2017 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-06-19
Exports: FOB: Prawn

5,183.642

May 2018

3,339.995

Apr 2018

65.000

Mar 2000

16,977.864

Nov 2013

PAB th

monthly

Jan 2000 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-20
Exports: FOB: Seafood Products

3,674.784

Aug 2018

6,026.168

Jul 2018

937.158

Apr 2012

35,098.121

Oct 2003

PAB th

monthly

Jan 2002 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-10-02
Imports: CIF: Asia: Rest of Asia: China

1,070,212.000

2016

1,159,391.000

2015

16,385.000

1999

1,312,390.000

2014

PAB th

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2018-02-06
Imports: CIF: Asia: Rest of Asia: Taiwan

61,908.000

2016

70,806.000

2015

18,858.000

2002

70,806.000

2015

PAB th

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2018-02-06
Imports: CIF: America: NAFTA: USA

2,990,685.000

2016

3,138,620.000

2015

972,628.000

2001

3,433,514.000

2014

PAB th

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2018-02-06
Exports: FOB: America: NAFTA: Mexico

6,164.000

2016

13,452.000

2015

4,180.000

2011

24,232.000

2000

PAB th

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2018-02-06
Exports: FOB: Asia: Rest of Asia: China

35,530.000

2016

40,486.000

2015

1,617.000

2000

69,014.000

2014

PAB th

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2018-02-06
Balance of Payments Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Current Account Balance

-1,041.8

Dec 2018

-1,585.5

Sep 2018

-2,180.6

Sep 2014

284.2

Dec 2001

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-29
Current Account Balance: % of GDP

-6.1

Dec 2018

-9.8

Sep 2018

-19.0

Sep 2008

3.5

Dec 2009

%

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-29
Foreign Direct Investment

1,265.7

Dec 2018

1,273.1

Sep 2018

-306.7

Jun 2002

1,680.7

Dec 2006

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-29
Direct Investment Abroad

-21.9

Dec 2018

75.9

Sep 2018

-439.4

Dec 2017

573.0

Dec 2013

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-29
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

7.4

Dec 2018

7.8

Sep 2018

2.0

Sep 2009

13.2

Jun 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-29
Foreign Portfolio Investment

516.500

Dec 2018

-0.900

Sep 2018

-89.800

Dec 2013

1,282.800

Sep 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-29
External Debt

20,460.4

Mar 2019

20,480.5

Feb 2019

6,586.2

Sep 2004

20,574.8

Dec 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jul 2004 - Mar 2019

Updated on 2019-04-17
External Debt: % of GDP

150.3

2018

147.4

2017

147.4

2017

160.8

2015

%

yearly

2014 - 2018

Updated on 2019-04-16
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 2019-03-29
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP

0.0

2017

74.7

2016

0.0

2017

106.4

2008

%

yearly

1970 - 2017

Updated on 2018-12-19
Forecast: Current Account Balance

-3.386

2024

-3.124

2023

-6.730

2014

0.721

1988

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2019-04-09
Monetary Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Non-Performing Loans

1,124.187

Dec 2018

1,342.148

Sep 2018

225.864

Dec 2005

1,342.148

Sep 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 2001 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-29
Money Supply M1

7,997.485

Oct 2018

7,842.624

Sep 2018

1,193.061

Feb 2003

8,452.918

Apr 2018

USD mn

monthly

Dec 2002 - Oct 2018

Updated on 2019-03-29
Money Supply M2

40,327.483

Oct 2018

40,225.518

Sep 2018

9,860.952

Jan 2003

40,406.166

Apr 2018

USD mn

monthly

Dec 2002 - Oct 2018

Updated on 2019-03-29
Non Performing Loans Ratio

1.4

Dec 2018

1.7

Sep 2018

0.9

Mar 2013

3.0

Jun 2002

%

quarterly

Dec 2001 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-29
Household Debt: % of GDP

39.9

2018

38.9

2017

33.5

2012

44.1

2006

%

yearly

2005 - 2018

Updated on 2019-03-29
M2 Growth

2.2

Oct 2018

1.5

Sep 2018

-11.7

Dec 2013

34.3

Dec 2014

%

monthly

Dec 2003 - Oct 2018

Updated on 2019-03-29
Foreign Exchange Reserves

1,867.7

Dec 2018

1,503.1

Nov 2018

7.5

Jul 1970

4,514.6

Mar 2015

USD mn

monthly

Oct 1969 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-02-27
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

2.871

Dec 2018

1.699

Sep 2018

1.699

Sep 2018

10.377

Mar 2009

%

quarterly

Dec 2007 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-01
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

1.7

Dec 2018

1.3

Nov 2018

1.0

Oct 2018

6.6

Feb 2003

NA

monthly

Jan 2000 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-15
Gold Reserves

0.000

Dec 2018

0.000

Nov 2018

0.000

Dec 2018

3.700

Apr 1981

USD mn

monthly

Oct 1969 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-02-27
Total Deposits

83,464.965

Dec 2018

82,729.130

Nov 2018

23,058.000

Jul 2003

85,990.955

Dec 2016

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1998 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-20
Domestic Credit

54,244.9

Jan 2019

54,115.7

Dec 2018

11,207.0

Mar 2002

54,626.3

Nov 2018

USD mn

monthly

Dec 2001 - Jan 2019

Updated on 2019-04-17
Domestic Credit Growth

5.3

Jan 2019

5.0

Dec 2018

-4.4

Feb 2003

21.2

Oct 2016

%

monthly

Dec 2002 - Jan 2019

Updated on 2019-04-17
Household Debt

25,975.5

Dec 2018

25,812.6

Nov 2018

6,420.5

Oct 2005

25,975.5

Dec 2018

USD mn

monthly

Oct 2005 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-29
Money Supply: M1

8,069.159

May 2018

8,452.918

Apr 2018

1,193.061

Feb 2003

8,452.918

Apr 2018

PAB mn

monthly

Dec 2002 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-26
Money Supply: M3

40,229.091

May 2018

40,406.166

Apr 2018

9,860.952

Jan 2003

40,406.166

Apr 2018

PAB mn

monthly

Dec 2002 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-26
Money Supply: M2

40,266.136

Jun 2018

40,229.091

May 2018

9,860.952

Jan 2003

40,406.166

Apr 2018

PAB mn

monthly

Dec 2002 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-08-10
LC: National Banking System: Private Sector: Mortgage

16,547.812

Jul 2018

16,464.766

Jun 2018

3,019.000

Dec 2002

16,547.812

Jul 2018

PAB mn

monthly

Dec 2002 - Jul 2018

Updated on 2018-10-10
Delinquency Ratio: Total Banking Center

1.692

Jun 2018

1.699

Mar 2018

0.852

Mar 2013

3.050

Jun 2002

%

quarterly

Dec 2001 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-08-30
Interest and Foreign Exchange Rates Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Exchange Rate against USD

1.000

Mar 2019

1.000

Feb 2019

1.000

Mar 2019

1.000

Mar 2019

PAB/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Mar 2019

Updated on 2019-04-08
Lending Rate: Prime Rate

4.75

May 2018

4.75

Apr 2018

3.25

Dec 2015

9.50

Aug 2004

% pa

monthly

Dec 1999 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-06-27
Lending Rate: Consumer: Personal Loans

8.530

Sep 2018

8.520

Aug 2018

8.190

Oct 2016

11.887

Jan 2003

% pa

monthly

Dec 2001 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-30
Lending Rate: Local Banks: Mortgage: Reference

5.500

Dec 2018

5.500

Sep 2018

5.250

Mar 2018

13.250

Mar 1991

% pa

quarterly

Sep 1985 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2018-10-10
Deposit Rate: Current Savings

0.87

Jul 2018

0.88

Jun 2018

0.77

Mar 2011

2.60

Nov 2003

% pa

monthly

Dec 2001 - Jul 2018

Updated on 2018-09-11
Deposit Rate: Current Savings

0.87

Jul 2018

0.88

Jun 2018

0.77

Mar 2011

2.60

Nov 2003

% pa

monthly

Dec 2001 - Jul 2018

Updated on 2018-09-11
Deposit Rate: Current Savings

0.87

Jul 2018

0.88

Jun 2018

0.77

Mar 2011

2.60

Nov 2003

% pa

monthly

Dec 2001 - Jul 2018

Updated on 2018-09-11
Deposit Rate: Current Savings

0.87

Jul 2018

0.88

Jun 2018

0.77

Mar 2011

2.60

Nov 2003

% pa

monthly

Dec 2001 - Jul 2018

Updated on 2018-09-11
Exchange Rate against US$: Monthly Average

1.000

Oct 2018

1.000

Sep 2018

1.000

Oct 2018

1.000

Oct 2018

PAB/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Oct 2018

Updated on 2018-11-05
Short Term Interest Rate: Month End: Interbank Reference Rate: 3 Months

2.82

May 2018

1.25

Mar 2018

0.12

Apr 2013

7.11

Nov 2006

% pa

monthly

Jan 2006 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-06-06
Tourism Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Visitor Arrivals

226,877

Jan 2019

179,029

Dec 2018

47,000

May 2005

226,877

Jan 2019

Person

monthly

Jan 2005 - Jan 2019

Updated on 2019-04-17
Visitor Arrivals Growth

27.1

Jan 2019

7.0

Dec 2018

-18.3

Jul 2009

43.6

Dec 2007

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Jan 2019

Updated on 2019-04-17
Tourism Revenue

6,865

2017

6,455

2016

372

1995

6,865

2017

USD mn

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2019-03-29
Tourism Revenue Growth

6.4

2017

12.2

2016

0.1

2015

38.5

2011

%

yearly

1996 - 2017

Updated on 2019-03-29
Number of Hotel Rooms

10,199.000

May 2018

10,199.000

Apr 2018

5,106.000

Apr 2004

10,501.000

Jul 2015

Unit

monthly

Jan 2000 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-20
Hotel Room Occupancy Rate

42.375

Aug 2018

44.829

Jul 2018

29.400

Jun 2001

71.700

Dec 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2000 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-11-13
Passengers Arrival: Visitors

201.166

Jul 2018

176.678

Jun 2018

52.000

May 2005

270.366

Jan 2017

Person th

monthly

Jan 2005 - Jul 2018

Updated on 2018-10-15
Financial Market Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Equity Market Index

439.1

Mar 2019

439.0

Feb 2019

88.7

Sep 2001

483.6

Jun 2018

Dec2002=100

monthly

Jan 1999 - Mar 2019

Updated on 2019-04-01
Market Capitalization: % of GDP

24.1

2017

23.4

2016

5.0

1993

39.4

2006

%

yearly

1993 - 2017

Updated on 2019-01-25
Equity Market Index: Month End: Panama Stock Exchange: BVPSI

474.97

Apr 2018

458.73

Mar 2018

88.66

Sep 2001

477.56

Jun 2013

Dec2002=100

monthly

Jan 1999 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-05-02
Panama Stock Exchange: Turnover Value: Total Market

468,098,403.610

Oct 2018

602,719,914.790

Sep 2018

29,183,200.760

Jan 1999

1,362,306,704.320

Oct 2012

PAB

monthly

Jan 1999 - Oct 2018

Updated on 2018-11-07
Panama Stock Exchange: Turnover Value: Stock Market

4,286,762.690

Oct 2018

16,073,579.690

Sep 2018

265,044.500

Feb 1999

226,067,029.240

Oct 2017

USD

monthly

Jan 1999 - Oct 2018

Updated on 2018-11-07
Transport and Telecommunications Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Motor Vehicle Registered

677.356

2015

606.583

2014

327.658

2005

677.356

2015

Unit th

yearly

2005 - 2015

Updated on 2018-10-10
Container Port Throughput

6,900,000.000

2017

6,477,000.000

2016

4,597,112.000

2009

6,900,000.000

2017

TEU

yearly

2008 - 2017

Updated on 2018-08-06
Liner Shipping Connectivity Index

56.570

2018

51.990

2017

27.610

2006

56.570

2018

2004=100

yearly

2004 - 2018

Updated on 2018-10-03
Number of Subscriber Fixed Line

603,638.000

2017

652,816.000

2016

110,700.000

1978

652,816.000

2016

Unit

yearly

1978 - 2017

Updated on 2018-10-18
Number of Subscriber Mobile

5,977,641.000

2017

5,141,768.000

2016

0.000

1995

6,906,090.000

2014

Person

yearly

1960 - 2017

Updated on 2018-09-19
Teledensity: Fixed Line

14.728

2017

16.182

2016

5.874

1978

16.182

2016

Number

yearly

1978 - 2017

Updated on 2018-09-19
Teledensity: Mobile

145.846

2017

127.457

2016

0.000

1995

182.430

2010

Number

yearly

1960 - 2017

Updated on 2018-09-19
Exports: ICT Goods

974,691.030

2016

819,332.514

2015

3.400

2000

1,391,823.289

2012

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-25
Exports: Telecommunication Equipment

177,376.253

2017

170,590.787

2016

4,086.088

1996

255,440.720

2012

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-10-10
Exports: Television

127,228.101

2017

124,704.409

2016

7,203.572

1996

305,642.808

2012

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-10-10
Imports: ICT Goods

854,878.258

2016

839,405.335

2015

256,891.808

2002

1,762,484.766

2011

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-25
Imports: Telecommunication Equipment

357,988.119

2017

310,272.779

2016

32,882.220

1995

387,443.312

2015

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-10-10
Imports: Television

153,920.553

2017

141,533.223

2016

14,609.084

2000

189,082.028

2013

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-10-10
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