Laos Current Account Balance

1994 - 2018 | Quarterly | USD mn | CEIC Data

Laos's Current Account recorded a deficit of 382.4 USD mn in Jun 2018, compared with a deficit of 180.0 USD mn in the previous quarter. Laos's Current Account Balance: USD mn data is updated quarterly, available from Mar 1994 to Jun 2018, with an averaged value of -52.4 USD mn. The data reached an all-time high of 111.1 USD mn in Dec 2011 and a record low of -662.6 USD mn in Jun 2014. CEIC extends history for quarterly Current Account Balance. The Bank of the Lao PDR provides Current Account Balance in USD based on BPM6. Current Account Balance prior to Q1 2012 is based on BPM5 and prior to Q1 2004 sourced from the International Monetary Fund. Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) increased by 283.0 USD mn in Jun 2018. Its Foreign Portfolio Investment increased by 1.0 USD mn in Jun 2018. The country's Nominal GDP was reported at 17.1 USD bn in Dec 2017.

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What was Laos's Current Account Balance in Mar 2018?

Last

-180.0

Mar 2018
Previous

-385.9

Dec 2017
Min

-662.6

Jun 2014
Max

111.1

Dec 2011
Unit

USD mn

Frequency

quarterly

Range

Mar 1994 - Mar 2018

Updated on 17 Jul 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

-180.0

Mar 2018

-385.9

Dec 2017

-662.6

Jun 2014

111.1

Dec 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2018

Updated on 17 Jul 2018

View Laos's Current Account Balance from Mar 1994 to Mar 2018 in the chart:

Laos Current Account Balance

Series Details
Series ID

366739357

Name

Laos Current Account Balance

Country

Laos

Frequency

Quarterly

Unit

USD mn

Status

Active

Source

CEIC Data

First Date

Mar 1994

Last Date

Mar 2018

Last Updated

17 Jul 2018

Statistics
Mean

-110.6

Variance

29,913.8

Standard deviation

173.0

Skewness

-1.6

Kurtosis

1.8

Coefficient variation

-1.6

Median

-47.0

Max
Dec 2011

111.1

Min
Jun 2014

-662.6

Previous observation
Dec 2017

-385.9

Last observation
Mar 2018

-180.0

Number of Observations

93

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-349.2

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434.7

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-4,276.0

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-3,114.2

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1,347.0

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77.6

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1,811.0

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2,744.0

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295.9

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14.6

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800.4

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-8,324.5

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-8,324.5

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62,000.3

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-1,243.8

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-992.6

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-3,645.9

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899.1

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18,321.0

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14,575.0

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-4,249.0

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31,420.0

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11,065.5

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7,834.0

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-22,150.9

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52,346.1

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-176.9

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-149.4

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-541.0

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66.9

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Singapore

15,574.9

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13,112.7

Dec 2017

-307.4

Mar 1987

18,418.1

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Mar 1986 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-24
Slovakia

41.3

May 2018

-97.9

Apr 2018

-1,688.9

Jun 2008

576.0

Feb 2013

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1997 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-20
Slovenia

293.4

May 2018

430.9

Apr 2018

-573.2

Jul 2008

561.5

Sep 2017

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monthly

Jan 1994 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-16
South Africa

-4,790.7

Mar 2018

-2,524.8

Dec 2017

-6,172.5

Sep 2013

2,630.6

Mar 1980

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-21
Spain

125.0

Jul 2018

1,141.0

Jun 2018

-18,215.6

Jan 2008

5,987.8

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USD mn

monthly

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Sri Lanka

-709.0

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-1,090.1

Dec 2017

-1,695.3

Dec 2011

274.0

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quarterly

Mar 1977 - Mar 2018

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-1,142.1

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-1,819.2

Dec 2017

-2,375.8

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1,683.5

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quarterly

Mar 1977 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-05
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2,698.9

Mar 2018

4,447.2

Dec 2017

-2,727.5

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13,130.1

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quarterly

Mar 1975 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-04
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19,129.7

Mar 2018

19,941.3

Dec 2017

-2,408.8

Mar 2009

25,828.7

Jun 2013

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quarterly

Mar 1983 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-25
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-8,653.0

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-389.7

2010

-8,653.0

2011

1,762.3

1990

USD mn

yearly

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Updated on 2018-04-25
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20,079.0

Mar 2018

25,647.0

Dec 2017

-851.0

Mar 1981

25,647.0

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1974 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-21
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-48.8

Mar 2018

-53.0

Dec 2017

-408.5

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299.6

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quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2018

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4,083.5

Jun 2018

958.5

May 2018

-3,745.3

Apr 2013

7,594.3

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-1,174.2

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-640.6

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-1,344.4

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247.5

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-5,885.0

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-5,452.0

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-9,407.0

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1,132.0

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-106.2

1998

79,754.9

2012

USD mn

yearly

1996 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-28
United Kingdom

-24,666.2

Mar 2018

-25,932.8

Dec 2017

-48,795.2

Dec 2015

6,124.1

Mar 1981

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1957 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
United States

-124,105.0

Mar 2018

-116,148.0

Dec 2017

-215,769.0

Sep 2006

9,957.0

Mar 1991

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-20
Uruguay

418.1

Mar 2018

-139.9

Dec 2017

-906.4

Mar 2014

418.1

Mar 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Venezuela

-5,113.0

Dec 2015

-5,050.0

Sep 2015

-6,580.0

Dec 2008

15,700.0

Sep 2008

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Dec 2015

Updated on 2018-04-30
Vietnam

3,934.0

Mar 2018

3,018.0

Dec 2017

-6,144.0

Mar 2008

4,300.0

Sep 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-25
Yemen

-3,026.0

2015

-1,488.3

2014

-3,026.0

2015

1,336.6

2000

USD mn

yearly

1990 - 2015

Updated on 2018-04-20

More Indicators for Laos

Indicator Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Aluminum: Exports

338.760

2017

455.220

2016

0.826

2002

455.220

2016

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change

1.321

May 2018

1.333

Apr 2018

-2.091

Aug 2009

18.869

Oct 2003

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-06-13
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP

-4.9

2016

-3.7

2015

-4.9

2016

-0.7

2012

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018-09-19
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth

3.1

Sep 2018

2.6

Aug 2018

-2.3

Aug 2009

167.1

Mar 1999

%

monthly

May 1994 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-11
Current Account Balance: % of GDP

-7.0

2017

-8.7

2016

-16.2

2014

2.5

2007

%

yearly

1984 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-24
Domestic Credit

9,562.8

Jun 2018

9,483.8

Mar 2018

57.7

Dec 1991

9,562.8

Jun 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 1991 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-10-05
Domestic Credit Growth

6.4

Dec 2017

14.4

Sep 2017

-30.1

Jun 2007

142.3

Dec 1997

%

quarterly

Dec 1992 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-06-13
Electricity Production

25,066

2016

16,729

2015

844

1990

25,066

2016

GWh

yearly

1985 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-28
Employed Persons

3,474,582.000

2014

2,738,893.000

2004

2,166,193.000

1994

3,474,582.000

2014

Person

yearly

1994 - 2014

Updated on 2018-05-17
Equity Market Index

876.6

Sep 2018

884.3

Aug 2018

876.6

Sep 2018

1,749.7

Jan 2011

11Jan2011=1000

monthly

Jan 2011 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Exchange Rate against USD

8,490.250

Sep 2018

8,470.522

Aug 2018

10.000

May 1981

10,900.938

Jul 2005

LAK/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-01
Exports: Medicament

6.671

2017

0.007

2016

0.007

2016

954.126

2009

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

31.821

2017

23.861

2016

1.754

2004

445.947

2010

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Exports: Telecommunication Equipment

261,326.838

2017

236,262.483

2016

14.867

1999

261,326.838

2017

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
Exports: Television

78.010

2017

70.928

2016

0.067

2001

255.966

2009

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-10-10
External Debt

8,538.4

2017

7,717.3

2016

769.6

1996

8,538.4

2017

USD mn

yearly

1996 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-17
External Debt: % of GDP

50.0

2017

48.5

2016

36.5

2011

101.0

1998

%

yearly

1996 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-17
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth

3.100

2023

3.100

2022

-26.317

1990

188.816

1980

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Current Account Balance

-2.605

2023

-2.761

2022

-3.400

2013

0.025

2000

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth

9.052

2023

4.551

2022

-38.309

1980

122.650

1981

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita

11,331.418

2023

10,578.826

2022

599.981

1980

11,331.418

2023

PPP Intl $

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita

3,890.491

2023

3,626.573

2022

267.284

1998

3,890.491

2023

USD

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Population

7.279

2023

7.175

2022

3.118

1980

7.279

2023

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

6.798

2023

6.826

2022

-2.100

1988

15.332

1981

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Foreign Direct Investment

351.7

Mar 2018

556.5

Dec 2017

-13.6

Jun 2002

556.5

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-19
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

9.4

2017

5.9

2016

0.3

2002

9.4

2017

%

yearly

1988 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-24
Foreign Exchange Reserves

1,016.0

Jan 2018

1,161.7

Dec 2017

0.0

Dec 1987

1,165.2

Jun 2015

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1987 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-05-17
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

6.813

2014

5.957

2013

5.957

2013

12.270

2007

%

yearly

2002 - 2014

Updated on 2018-05-17
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

2.2

Dec 2017

2.4

Sep 2017

1.4

Jun 2014

6.3

Jun 2009

NA

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-07-19
Foreign Portfolio Investment

0.548

Mar 2018

361.048

Dec 2017

-69.814

Jun 2016

361.048

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-19
GDP Deflator Growth

1.9

2017

3.0

2016

-5.6

2014

15.9

2006

%

yearly

2003 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-29
GDP per Capita

2,468.000

2017

2,408.000

2016

258.960

1998

2,468.000

2017

USD

yearly

1982 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-29
Gold Production

6,893.000

2015

5,265.000

2014

25.000

1997

8,879.000

2003

kg

yearly

1997 - 2015

Updated on 2017-09-20
Gold Reserves

36.010

Jan 2018

35.997

Dec 2017

0.570

Jun 2001

36.834

Sep 2016

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1989 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-05-17
Gross National Product

15,963.617

2017

15,126.206

2016

598.961

1988

15,963.617

2017

USD mn

yearly

1984 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-29
Gross Savings Rate

18.1

2016

11.0

2015

1.5

2001

23.9

2006

%

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018-07-26
Imports: Medicament

15,814.925

2017

16,993.975

2016

2,270.745

1999

17,726.890

2015

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

9,678.005

2017

11,968.262

2016

662.593

2000

12,813.005

2014

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Imports: Telecommunication Equipment

184,142.225

2017

189,469.047

2016

4,246.683

1999

231,741.713

2015

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
Imports: Television

8,432.930

2017

9,799.944

2016

1,550.270

1995

13,246.285

2001

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
Investment: % of GDP

29.0

2017

29.0

2016

13.4

2000

34.1

2005

%

yearly

2000 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-29
Labour Force Participation Rate

78.3

2017

78.1

2016

78.1

2011

81.2

1991

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Minerals Production

14,212,888.000

2016

2,114,281.000

2015

1,203,970.000

2010

14,212,888.000

2016

Metric Ton

yearly

2009 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-26
Money Supply M1

1,294.393

Dec 2017

1,253.921

Sep 2017

130.508

Dec 2005

1,294.393

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-05-17
Money Supply M2

8,998.744

Dec 2017

8,734.291

Sep 2017

499.590

Dec 2005

8,998.744

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-05-17
Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars

6,669.000

Dec 2017

6,700.000

Dec 2016

100.000

Dec 2005

9,000.000

Dec 2015

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-08
Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars

3,116.400

Dec 2017

4,200.000

Dec 2016

1,000.000

Dec 2006

9,800.000

Dec 2014

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-08
Motor Vehicles Sales

9,785

2017

10,900

2016

1,100

2005

14,700

2014

Unit

yearly

2005 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-17
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

-10.2

2017

-25.3

2016

-25.3

2016

63.3

2014

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-17
Nominal GDP

17,069.6

2017

15,912.5

2016

1,045.0

1981

17,069.6

2017

USD mn

yearly

1980 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-29
Nominal GDP Growth

8.872

2017

10.257

2016

1.640

2014

24.296

2006

%

yearly

2003 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-29
Number of Subscriber Fixed Line

1,266,605.000

2016

962,497.000

2015

736.000

1960

1,266,605.000

2016

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Number of Subscriber Mobile

3,958,510.000

2016

3,727,162.000

2015

0.000

1991

5,480,851.000

2011

Person

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Policy Rate

4.00

Jun 2018

4.00

May 2018

4.00

Jun 2018

35.00

Dec 2001

% pa

monthly

Dec 1992 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-06-30
Population

6.6

2016

6.5

2015

1.7

1950

6.8

2014

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2016

Updated on 2018-05-17
Private Consumption Expenditure

10,989.445

2017

10,383.476

2016

1,262.479

2002

10,989.445

2017

USD mn

yearly

2000 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-29
Private Consumption: % of GDP

64.4

2016

71.2

2015

64.4

2016

90.1

2001

%

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018-05-17
Public Consumption Expenditure

2,173.470

2017

2,208.204

2016

111.863

2000

2,208.204

2016

USD mn

yearly

2000 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-29
Public Consumption: % of GDP

12.9

2017

14.0

2016

6.5

2000

17.1

2013

%

yearly

2000 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-29
Real GDP Growth

6.9

2017

7.0

2016

6.2

2003

9.3

2007

%

yearly

2003 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-29
Reserve Requirement Ratio

5.0

Jun 2018

5.0

May 2018

5.0

Jun 2018

8.0

Apr 2006

%

monthly

Jan 2002 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-06-30
Silver Production

41.000

2015

40.000

2014

4.700

2008

41.000

2015

Metric Ton

yearly

2008 - 2015

Updated on 2018-04-20
Teledensity: Fixed Line

18.741

2016

14.443

2015

0.035

1960

18.741

2016

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Teledensity: Mobile

58.572

2016

55.930

2015

0.000

1991

86.538

2011

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Total Deposits

8,843.902

Dec 2017

8,626.223

Sep 2017

474.440

Dec 2004

8,843.902

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 2004 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-05-17
Total Exports

1,154.1

Dec 2017

927.8

Sep 2017

71.8

Sep 2004

1,154.1

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Total Exports Growth

33.7

Dec 2017

18.2

Sep 2017

-29.5

Jun 2009

115.4

Jun 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-05-17
Total Imports

1,570.2

Dec 2017

1,327.1

Sep 2017

124.4

Sep 2004

1,570.2

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
Total Imports Growth

26.6

Dec 2017

22.8

Sep 2017

-38.6

Jun 2013

108.2

Sep 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-05-17
Tourism Revenue

648

2017

724

2016

2

1991

725

2015

USD mn

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-30
Tourism Revenue Growth

-10.5

2017

-0.2

2016

-23.0

2003

227.3

1995

%

yearly

1992 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-30
Trade Balance

-416.1

Dec 2017

-399.3

Sep 2017

-734.7

Mar 2015

31.7

Dec 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 1992 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-05-17
Unemployment Rate

0.67

2017

0.66

2016

0.65

2015

2.63

1992

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Visitor Arrivals

3,315,000

2016

3,543,000

2015

60,000

1995

3,543,000

2015

Person

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2018-05-17
Visitor Arrivals Growth

-6.4

2016

12.0

2015

-26.3

2000

107.7

2004

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-05-17
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