Colombia Retail Sales Growth

2014 - 2021 | Monthly | % | CEIC Data

Colombia Retail Sales dropped 4.9 % YoY in Jan 2021, compared with a 2.3 % decrease in the previous month. Colombia Retail Sales Growth YoY data is updated monthly, available from Jan 2014 to Jan 2021, with an average growth rate of 4.7 %. The data reached an all-time high of 12.1 % in Feb 2020 and a record low of -32.8 % in Apr 2020. CEIC calculates Retail Sales Growth from monthly Real Retail Trade Index. National Statistics Administrative Department provides Real Retail Trade Index with base 2019=100. Real Retail Trade Index excludes Vehicles. Retail Sales Growth prior to January 2020 is calculated from Real Retail Trade Index with base 2013=100.

In the latest reports, Car Sales of Colombia recorded 23,679.0 units in Nov 2020, representing a drop of 4.5 %.

View Colombia's Retail Sales Growth from Jan 2014 to Jan 2021 in the chart:

Colombia Retail Sales Growth

What was Colombia's Retail Sales Growth in Jan 2021?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
-4.9 Jan 2021 -2.3 Dec 2020 -32.8 Apr 2020 12.1 Feb 2020 % monthly Jan 2014 - Jan 2021

Retail Sales Growth by Country Comparison

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (%) 3.9 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2006 - Dec 2020
Argentina (%) 2.5 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2018 - Dec 2020
Armenia (%) -5.2 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Feb 2021
Australia (%) 8.7 Feb 2021 monthly Apr 1983 - Feb 2021
Austria (%) 1.5 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2007 - Feb 2021
Azerbaijan (%) 3.2 Feb 2021 monthly Dec 2007 - Feb 2021
Belarus (%) -6.2 Feb 2021 monthly Oct 2008 - Feb 2021
Belgium (%) 6.1 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Feb 2021
Bosnia and Herzegovina (%) -7.3 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 2013 - Nov 2020
Brazil (%) 0.3 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Jan 2021
Bulgaria (%) -8.2 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 2001 - Nov 2020
Canada (%) 2.5 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1992 - Jan 2021
Chile (%) 5.1 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2015 - Feb 2021
China (%) 4.6 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1994 - Dec 2020
Colombia (%) -4.9 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2014 - Jan 2021
Croatia (%) 7.3 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Feb 2021
Cyprus (%) -9.2 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Jan 2021
Czech Republic (%) -5.8 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Feb 2021
Denmark (%) -5.8 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Jan 2021
Egypt (%) 24.9 2013 yearly 1996 - 2013
Estonia (%) 5.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2002 - Dec 2020
European Union (%) -5.5 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Jan 2021
Finland (%) 5.2 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Jan 2021
France (%) 2.2 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Jan 2021
Georgia (%) -5.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2010 - Dec 2020
Germany (%) -5.4 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Feb 2021
Greece (%) -9.0 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2001 - Dec 2020
Hong Kong SAR, China (%) 17.8 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1982 - Feb 2021
Hungary (%) -1.5 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Jan 2021
Iceland (%) 17.1 Dec 2020 monthly Feb 2002 - Dec 2020
Indonesia (%) -16.5 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2011 - Feb 2021
Ireland (%) -6.0 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Jan 2021
Israel (%) 0.2 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Feb 2021
Italy (%) -7.0 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Jan 2021
Japan (%) 0.9 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Feb 2021
Kazakhstan (%) -1.5 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Feb 2021
South Korea (%) 9.0 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Feb 2021
Kyrgyzstan (%) -18.8 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Latvia (%) -8.8 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Jan 2021
Lithuania (%) -5.2 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Jan 2021
Luxembourg (%) -2.1 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2006 - Dec 2020
Macau SAR, China (%) -13.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2002 - Dec 2020
North Macedonia (%) -12.9 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2011 - Dec 2020
Malaysia (%) -2.3 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 2014 - Nov 2020
Malta (%) -2.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2001 - Dec 2020
Mexico (%) -6.2 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Dec 2020
Moldova (%) 6.6 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2011 - Jan 2021
Mongolia (%) -5.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Dec 2020
Montenegro (%) -8.8 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2007 - Dec 2020
Netherlands (%) -7.5 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Feb 2021
New Zealand (%) 3.7 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 1996 - Dec 2020
Norway (%) 6.0 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1980 - Feb 2021
Palestinian Territory (%) -0.2 2018 yearly 2011 - 2018
Peru (%) 14.0 Jul 2020 monthly Jan 2016 - Jul 2020
Poland (%) 3.6 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Feb 2021
Portugal (%) -4.5 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2006 - Dec 2020
Qatar (%) 0.7 2018 yearly 1987 - 2018
Romania (%) -1.2 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Feb 2021
Russia (%) -1.3 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1994 - Feb 2021
Serbia (%) 3.2 Jan 2021 monthly Dec 2004 - Jan 2021
Singapore (%) 3.3 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1986 - Feb 2021
Slovakia (%) -16.8 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Jan 2021
Slovenia (%) -13.1 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Jan 2021
South Africa (%) -4.7 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Jan 2021
Spain (%) -1.5 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2001 - Dec 2020
Sweden (%) 1.0 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1991 - Jan 2021
Switzerland (%) -6.3 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Feb 2021
Taiwan (%) 7.4 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Feb 2021
Thailand (%) -8.0 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Jan 2021
Turkey (%) 2.7 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2011 - Jan 2021
Ukraine (%) 12.1 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2008 - Feb 2021
United Kingdom (%) -5.9 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Jan 2021
United States (%) 5.5 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Feb 2021
Uzbekistan (%) 3.1 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2019 - Dec 2020
Venezuela (%) -53.5 Jan 2019 monthly Jan 2005 - Jan 2019
Vietnam (%) 8.7 Jan 2021 monthly Sep 2004 - Jan 2021

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -4.1 Jun 2020 quarterly Dec 2000 - Jun 2020
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -6,251.420 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Jun 2020
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 5,241.132 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Jan 2021
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 12.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
National Government Debt (USD mn) 171,027.9 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2002 - Sep 2020
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 65.7 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2005 - Sep 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (COP bn) 472,919.970 2026 yearly 1982 - 2026
Forecast: Government Net Debt (COP bn) 881,658.890 2026 yearly 1996 - 2026
Forecast: Government Revenue (COP bn) 447,725.860 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Central Government: Revenue (COP bn) 13,546.007 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 1995 - Sep 2020
Central Government: Expenditure (COP bn) 18,006.070 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 1995 - Sep 2020
Tax Collection: Total (COP mn) 18,315,291.785 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Jan 2021
Tax Collection: Internal: Petrol & Diesel Fuel Tax (COP mn) 137,074.079 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Jan 2021
Tax Collection: Internal: Income Tax (COP mn) 6,707,450.919 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Jan 2021
Tax Collection: Internal: VAT (COP mn) 8,509,030.969 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Jan 2021
Central Government Debt: Medium and Long Term (COP bn) 575,637.923 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Sep 2020
Central Government Debt: Medium and Long Term: Internal (COP bn) 340,426.945 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Sep 2020
Central Government Debt: Medium and Long Term: External (COP bn) 235,210.978 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Sep 2020
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 3.527 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Trade Balance (USD mn) -1,227.5 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1958 - Jan 2021
Total Exports (USD mn) 2,594.5 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1970 - Jan 2021
Total Exports Growth (%) 0.0 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1971 - Feb 2021
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 45,338.503 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 324,104.622 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 42,513.054 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Total Imports (USD mn) 3,706.3 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 1980 - Oct 2020
Total Imports Growth (%) -11.7 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1981 - Jan 2021
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 1,704,414.658 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 1,136,719.809 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 884.013 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2008 - Dec 2020
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 840.267 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 1981 - Sep 2020
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 154.549 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2008 - Jan 2021
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 943.444 Jan 2021 monthly Jun 1988 - Jan 2021
Trade Balance: ytd: Total (USD mn) -1,003.315 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Jan 2021
Terms of Trade Index (2000=100) 127.360 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1980 - Feb 2021
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 316.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2020
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -3,114.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2020
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -4.1 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2020
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 2,211.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.9 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1996 - Sep 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) -130.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1996 - Sep 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 3.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 1,576.804 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 1,583.299 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2020
External Debt (USD mn) 147,285.3 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 2001 - Oct 2020
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 56.9 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 22,200.0 Dec 2020 monthly Oct 1999 - Dec 2020
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 8.2 2020 yearly 1970 - 2020
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -15.501 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) -175,473.792 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
BoP: BPM6: Current Account: Goods & Services: Goods: Credit (USD mn) 8,762.049 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
BoP: BPM6: Financial Account: Other Investment (USD mn) -2,561.420 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2018
BoP: BPM6: Current Account: Goods & Services: Services: Debit (USD mn) 2,722.907 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
BoP: BPM6: Current Account: Goods & Services: Services (USD mn) -1,356.477 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
BoP: BPM6: Current Account: Goods & Services: Services: Credit (USD mn) 1,366.430 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
BoP: BPM6: Financial Account (USD mn) -2,509.391 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
BoP: BPM6: Errors and Omissions (USD mn) 604.763 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
BoP: BPM6: Current Account: Goods & Services: Goods (USD mn) -2,609.999 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
BoP: BPM6: Current Account: Goods & Services: Goods: Debit (USD mn) 11,372.047 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
International Investment Position (IIP) (USD mn) -175,473.792 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
IIP: Assets (USD mn) 202,890.063 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
IIP: Liabilities (USD mn) 378,363.855 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
External Debt: Private Sector: Total (USD mn) 65,268.805 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2001 - Dec 2020
External Debt: Public Sector: Total (USD mn) 89,699.197 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2001 - Dec 2020
External Debt: Total: Long Term (USD mn) 132,767.955 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2001 - Dec 2020
Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) (USD mn) 2,211.232 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2020
FDI: Petroleum (USD mn) 48.863 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2020
FDI: Manufacturing (USD mn) 67.477 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2020
FDI: Wholesale & Retail Trade, Hotels & Restaurants (USD mn) 294.905 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2020
FDI: Transport, Storage & Communications (USD mn) 432.126 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1996 - Dec 2020
CO: BOP: Net Errors and Omissions (USD mn) 906.334 2019 yearly 1968 - 2019
CO: BOP: Financial Account: Foreign Direct Investment: Net (USD mn) -11,094.963 2019 yearly 1968 - 2019
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 5.2 Nov 2020 monthly Apr 1995 - Nov 2020
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 22.6 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2005 - Sep 2020
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 42,787.039 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1984 - Feb 2021
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 155,701.462 Feb 2021 monthly Dec 1979 - Feb 2021
M2 Growth (%) 13.3 Feb 2021 monthly Dec 1980 - Feb 2021
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 8.0 Jan 2021 monthly Jun 2008 - Jan 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 56,573.8 Feb 2021 monthly Dec 1956 - Feb 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 20.802 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2000 - Dec 2020
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 14.8 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1980 - Jan 2021
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 265.300 Feb 2021 monthly Dec 1956 - Feb 2021
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 184,383.9 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1993 - Dec 2020
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 5.7 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1994 - Dec 2020
Credit to Households (USD bn) 82.864 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1996 - Sep 2020
Credit to Private Non-Financial Sector (USD bn) 172.800 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1996 - Sep 2020
Household Debt (USD mn) 65,706.6 Jan 2021 monthly Apr 1995 - Jan 2021
Total Loans (USD mn) 149,399.024 Dec 2020 monthly Apr 1995 - Dec 2020
Total Loans Growth (%) 6.07 Sep 2020 monthly Apr 1996 - Sep 2020
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 54.67 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2005 - Sep 2020
Money Supply: M1 (COP bn) 144,404.096 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 1982 - Sep 2020
Net International Reserves: Gross (USD mn) 58,982.007 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1960 - Feb 2021
Net International Reserves: Gross: Gold (USD mn) 265.300 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1980 - Feb 2021
Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Business Confidence: Net Balance (% Point) -1.6 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1980 - Dec 2020
Business Confidence Growth (% Point) -10.1 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1981 - Dec 2020
IOS: Business Climate Indicators: Favorable Situation (%) 67.960 Dec 2020 monthly Oct 2006 - Dec 2020
IOS: Business Climate Indicators: Better Expectations (%) 49.170 Dec 2020 monthly Oct 2006 - Dec 2020

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