Laos Current Account Balance: % of GDP

1984 - 2018 | Yearly | % | CEIC Data

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Laos's Current Account deficit accounted for 7.9 % of the country's Nominal GDP in Dec 2018, compared with a 7.4 % deficit in the previous year. Laos's Current Account Balance: % of Nominal GDP data is updated yearly, available from Dec 1984 to Dec 2018, with an average value of -7.1 %. The data reached an all-time high of 2.5 % in Dec 2007 and a record low of -16.2 % in Dec 2014. CEIC calculates Current Account Balance as % of Nominal GDP from annual Current Account Balance and annual Nominal GDP. The Bank of the Lao PDR provides Current Account Balance in USD based on BPM6. Lao Statistics Bureau provides Nominal GDP in local currency based on SNA 2008. The Bank of the Lao PDR average market exchange rate is used for currency conversions. Current Account Balance as % of Nominal GDP prior to 2012 is calculated from Current Account based on BPM5 and Nominal GDP based on SNA 1993. Current Account Balance as % of Nominal GDP prior to 2002 is calculated from Current Account Balance and Nominal GDP, both sourced from the International Monetary Fund.

In the latest reports of Laos, Current Account recorded a deficit of 189.3 USD mn in Jun 2020. Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) increased by 171.2 USD mn in Jun 2020. Its Foreign Portfolio Investment fell by 155.0 USD mn in Jun 2020. The country's Nominal GDP was reported at 18.1 USD bn in Dec 2018.

What was Laos's Current Account Balance: % of GDP in 2018?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

-7.9

% 2018 yearly 1984 - 2018

-7.4

% 2017 yearly 1984 - 2018

-16.2

2014

2.5

2007

%

yearly

1984 - 2018

Updated on 20 Nov 2019

Current Account Balance: % of GDP by Country Comparison

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All Countries/Regions
Asia and Oceania
Europe and Central Asia
Middle East and Africa
North and South America
Country/Region Last Frequency Range
Albania (%)

-7.7

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2020

Algeria (%)

-12.6

Mar 2019

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Mar 2019

Argentina (%)

-0.4

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2020

Armenia (%)

-7.5

Mar 2020

quarterly

Dec 1994 - Mar 2020

Australia (%)

3.8

Jun 2020

quarterly

Sep 1959 - Jun 2020

Austria (%)

5.3

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1970 - Mar 2020

Azerbaijan (%)

6.1

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Mar 2020

Bahrain (%)

3.3

2014

yearly

1997 - 2014

Bangladesh (%)

-1.6

2020

yearly

1998 - 2020

Belarus (%)

2.0

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Jun 2020

Belgium (%)

1.4

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2020

Bolivia (%)

-1.5

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1990 - Mar 2020

Bosnia and Herzegovina (%)

-4.8

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2020

Botswana (%)

-8.4

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2020

Brazil (%)

1.8

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2020

Brunei (%)

0.3

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Dec 2019

Bulgaria (%)

1.8

Jun 2020

quarterly

Sep 1999 - Jun 2020

Cambodia (%)

-22.2

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

Canada (%)

-1.7

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1957 - Jun 2020

Chile (%)

2.1

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Jun 2020

China (%)

3.1

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Jun 2020

Colombia (%)

-3.0

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Jun 2020

Croatia (%)

-12.1

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2020

Cyprus (%)

-17.7

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2020

Czech Republic (%)

0.6

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2020

Denmark (%)

8.1

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1990 - Jun 2020

Ecuador (%)

1.5

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Mar 2020

Egypt (%)

-3.2

Mar 2020

quarterly

Sep 2001 - Mar 2020

Estonia (%)

4.9

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Jun 2020

European Union (%)

1.0

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Jun 2020

Finland (%)

-1.4

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1990 - Jun 2020

France (%)

-2.8

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Jun 2020

Georgia (%)

-11.0

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Mar 2020

Germany (%)

4.9

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Jun 2020

Ghana (%)

1.2

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Mar 2020

Greece (%)

-8.8

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Jun 2020

Hong Kong SAR, China (%)

9.5

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Jun 2020

Hungary (%)

-2.8

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2020

Iceland (%)

1.0

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2020

India (%)

0.1

Mar 2020

quarterly

Jun 2004 - Mar 2020

Indonesia (%)

-1.2

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1990 - Jun 2020

Iran (%)

5.9

2019

yearly

1997 - 2019

Ireland (%)

14.1

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2020

Israel (%)

4.7

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1979 - Jun 2020

Italy (%)

1.3

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Jun 2020

Ivory Coast (%)

-1.9

2019

yearly

1975 - 2019

Japan (USD mn)

9,038.2

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jul 2020

Jordan (%)

-4.2

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1992 - Mar 2020

Kazakhstan (%)

5.2

Mar 2020

quarterly

Dec 1997 - Mar 2020

Kenya (%)

-4.3

Jun 2019

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Jun 2019

South Korea (USD mn)

6,167.9

Jul 2020

monthly

Jan 1980 - Jul 2020

Kosovo (%)

-5.5

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2020

Kuwait (%)

18.6

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2019

Kyrgyzstan (%)

1.4

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Mar 2020

Laos (%)

-7.9

2018

yearly

1984 - 2018

Latvia (%)

3.8

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2020

Lebanon (%)

-24.3

2018

yearly

2002 - 2018

Lithuania (%)

6.5

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Jun 2020

Luxembourg (%)

1.0

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2020

Macau SAR, China (%)

32.9

2019

yearly

2002 - 2019

North Macedonia (%)

-3.6

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Jun 2020

Malawi (%)

-19.8

2018

yearly

1977 - 2018

Malaysia (%)

2.5

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Jun 2020

Malta (%)

-12.5

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2020

Mauritius (%)

-4.2

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Mar 2020

Mexico (%)

0.0

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Jun 2020

Moldova (%)

-7.6

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2020

Mongolia (%)

-6.7

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Jun 2020

Montenegro (%)

-35.1

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Jun 2020

Morocco (%)

-3.4

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Mar 2020

Mozambique (%)

-20.2

2019

yearly

1980 - 2019

Nepal (%)

-0.9

2020

yearly

2001 - 2020

Netherlands (%)

6.6

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1987 - Jun 2020

New Zealand (%)

0.7

Jun 2020

quarterly

Jun 1987 - Jun 2020

Nigeria (%)

-4.3

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2020

Norway (%)

2.6

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1981 - Jun 2020

Oman (%)

-5.4

2019

yearly

1974 - 2019

Pakistan (%)

-1.1

2020

yearly

1977 - 2020

Palestinian Territory (%)

-8.3

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Mar 2020

Panama (%)

-0.2

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Mar 2020

Paraguay (%)

-0.4

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Mar 2020

Peru (%)

-0.3

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Jun 2020

Philippines (%)

5.3

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1981 - Jun 2020

Poland (%)

5.4

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Jun 2020

Portugal (%)

-4.3

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Jun 2020

Qatar (%)

3.2

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Mar 2020

Romania (%)

-6.4

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2020

Russia (%)

0.2

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Jun 2020

Saudi Arabia (%)

1.2

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Mar 2020

Serbia (%)

-3.4

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Jun 2020

Singapore (%)

17.5

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Jun 2020

Slovakia (%)

-1.4

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Jun 2020

Slovenia (%)

6.1

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2020

South Africa (%)

1.2

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Mar 2020

Spain (%)

0.6

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Jun 2020

Sri Lanka (%)

-1.0

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Mar 2020

Sudan (%)

-9.3

2018

yearly

1977 - 2018

Sweden (%)

5.2

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Jun 2020

Switzerland (%)

6.2

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1983 - Jun 2020

Syria (%)

-12.8

2011

yearly

1980 - 2011

Taiwan (%)

14.2

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1974 - Jun 2020

Tajikistan (%)

-4.9

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2019

Thailand (%)

-0.8

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Jun 2020

Tunisia (%)

-8.5

2019

yearly

1976 - 2019

Turkey (%)

-7.9

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1987 - Jun 2020

Ukraine (%)

13.4

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Jun 2020

United Arab Emirates (%)

7.0

2019

yearly

1996 - 2019

United Kingdom (%)

-3.8

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 1955 - Mar 2020

United States (%)

-3.5

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1960 - Jun 2020

Uruguay (%)

0.1

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Mar 2020

Uzbekistan (%)

-7.0

Mar 2020

quarterly

Mar 2016 - Mar 2020

Venezuela (%)

0.0

2017

yearly

1970 - 2017

Vietnam (%)

4.8

2019

yearly

1989 - 2019

Yemen (%)

-8.6

2016

yearly

1991 - 2016

Zambia (%)

0.9

2019

yearly

2010 - 2019

Laos Key Series

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National Accounts
Production
Government and Public Finance
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Domestic Trade and Household Survey
Inflation
Foreign Trade
Balance of Payments
Monetary
Banking Statistics
Interest and Foreign Exchange Rates
Energy
Tourism
Financial Market
Transport and Telecommunications
National Accounts Last Frequency Range
Nominal GDP (USD mn)

18,141.7

2018

yearly

1980 - 2018

Real GDP Growth (%)

6.2

2018

yearly

2003 - 2018

Nominal GDP Growth (%)

8.327

2018

yearly

1981 - 2018

GDP per Capita (USD)

2,585.000

2018

yearly

1980 - 2018

GDP Deflator Growth (%)

2.0

2018

yearly

2003 - 2018

Private Consumption Expenditure (USD mn)

10,383.476

2016

yearly

2000 - 2016

Private Consumption: % of GDP (%)

64.4

2016

yearly

2000 - 2016

Public Consumption Expenditure (USD mn)

2,208.204

2016

yearly

2000 - 2016

Public Consumption: % of GDP (%)

14.0

2016

yearly

2000 - 2016

Investment: % of GDP (%)

29.0

2016

yearly

2000 - 2016

Gross National Product (USD mn)

17,745.839

2019

yearly

1984 - 2019

Gross Savings Rate (%)

18.4

2016

yearly

2000 - 2016

Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita (PPP Intl $)

11,541.008

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita (USD)

3,856.492

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Forecast: Real GDP Growth (%)

5.601

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Total Trade of Goods & Services: % of Nominal GDP (%)

75.092

2016

yearly

1984 - 2016

Production Last Frequency Range
Minerals Production (Metric Ton)

17,310,043.000

2018

yearly

2009 - 2018

Gold Production (kg)

5,988.000

2017

yearly

1997 - 2017

Silver Production (Metric Ton)

38.000

2016

yearly

2008 - 2016

Industrial Production: Textiles: Clothing (Piece th)

36,932.180

2018

yearly

1985 - 2018

Agricultural Production: Upland Rice: Total (Ton)

184,695.000

2018

yearly

1976 - 2018

Agricultural Production: Maize: Total (Ton)

1,192,525.000

2017

yearly

1976 - 2017

Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%)

-4.7

2018

yearly

2012 - 2018

Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn)

-845.984

2018

yearly

2010 - 2018

Tax Revenue (USD mn)

2,027.325

2018

yearly

2010 - 2018

Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%)

11.2

2018

yearly

2012 - 2018

Forecast: Government Expenditure (LAK bn)

50,372.610

2022

yearly

2000 - 2022

Forecast: Government Net Debt (LAK bn)

152,655.509

2022

yearly

2001 - 2022

Forecast: Government Revenue (LAK bn)

40,599.931

2022

yearly

2000 - 2022

Govt Budget: Revenue: Tax: VAT (LAK bn)

5,201.470

2018

yearly

2013 - 2018

Govt Budget: Revenue: Tax: Excise Tax (LAK bn)

4,742.820

2018

yearly

2013 - 2018

Govt Budget: Revenue (LAK bn)

21,795.660

2018

yearly

2013 - 2018

Govt Budget: Total Expenditure (TE) (LAK bn)

31,002.850

2018

yearly

2013 - 2018

Govt Budget: TE: Current Expenditure (CE) (LAK bn)

18,430.240

2018

yearly

2013 - 2018

Govt Budget: TE: Capital Expenditure (LAK bn)

12,572.610

2018

yearly

2013 - 2018

Govt Budget: Revenue: Tax: Income Tax (LAK bn)

1,619.010

2018

yearly

2013 - 2018

Demographic and Labour Market Last Frequency Range
Population (Person mn)

7.0

2018

yearly

1950 - 2018

Labour Force Participation Rate (%)

78.5

2020

yearly

1990 - 2020

Employed Persons (Person)

3,474,582.000

2014

yearly

1994 - 2014

Unemployment Rate (%)

0.60

2020

yearly

1991 - 2020

Labour Productivity Growth (%)

2.54

2019

yearly

1992 - 2019

Forecast: Population (Person mn)

7.694

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Forecast: Employment (Person mn)

0.000

yearly

-

Forecast: Unemployment Rate (%)

0.000

yearly

-

Population: Mid Year (Person)

7,013,000.000

2018

yearly

1976 - 2018

Population: Mid Year: Male (Person)

3,458,000.000

2017

yearly

1976 - 2017

Population: Mid Year: Female (Person)

3,443,000.000

2017

yearly

1976 - 2017

Domestic Trade and Household Survey Last Frequency Range
Motor Vehicles Sales (Unit)

10,400

2019

yearly

2005 - 2019

Motor Vehicles Sales Growth (%)

16.8

2019

yearly

2006 - 2019

Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars (Unit)

6,336.000

Dec 2019

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2019

Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars (Unit)

4,064.000

Dec 2019

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2019

Inflation Last Frequency Range
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth (%)

5.1

Jul 2020

monthly

May 1994 - Jul 2020

Core CPI Change (%)

2.777

Dec 2019

monthly

Dec 2011 - Dec 2019

CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change (%)

8.787

Jul 2020

monthly

Dec 2011 - Jul 2020

Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth (%)

4.900

2021

yearly

1980 - 2021

Consumer Price Index (CPI) (Dec2015=100)

112.426

Jun 2020

monthly

Dec 2010 - Jun 2020

Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%)

2.867

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

Trade Balance (USD mn)

-37.8

Jun 2020

quarterly

Dec 1992 - Jun 2020

Total Exports (USD mn)

1,200.6

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Jun 2020

Total Exports Growth (%)

-15.1

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Jun 2020

Aluminum: Exports (USD th)

740.038

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Exports: Medicament (USD th)

75.131

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th)

397.246

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Total Imports (USD mn)

1,238.3

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Jun 2020

Total Imports Growth (%)

-21.5

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Jun 2020

Imports: Medicament (USD th)

25,808.073

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th)

11,377.099

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Total Exports to USA (USD mn)

3.823

May 2020

monthly

Feb 2005 - May 2020

Total Imports from USA (USD mn)

5.951

May 2020

monthly

Aug 2003 - May 2020

Total Exports to China (USD mn)

118.842

May 2020

monthly

Dec 1996 - May 2020

Total Imports from China (USD mn)

148.457

May 2020

monthly

Dec 1996 - May 2020

Exp: MH: I: Wood & Wood Products (USD mn)

54.380

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Sep 2019

Exp: MH: I: Garments (USD mn)

51.270

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Sep 2019

Exp: MH: I: Mineral Products (USD mn)

344.850

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Sep 2019

Exp: Electricity (USD mn)

336.490

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Sep 2019

Imp: Durable Goods: Electrical Machinery and Equipment (USD mn)

112.950

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Sep 2019

Imp: Capital Goods: Vehicals and Vehical Equipments (USD mn)

129.950

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Sep 2019

Imp: Capital Goods: Machinery and Mechanical Equipments (USD mn)

178.890

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Sep 2019

Exports: Intra-ASEAN: Vietnam (USD th)

885,344.000

2018

yearly

2007 - 2018

Exports: Extra-ASEAN: China (USD th)

1,546,520.000

2018

yearly

2007 - 2018

Exports: Extra-ASEAN: EU 27 Countries (USD th)

183,300.000

2018

yearly

2007 - 2018

Exports: Extra-ASEAN: India (USD th)

128,765.000

2018

yearly

2008 - 2018

Imports: Intra-ASEAN: Thailand (USD th)

2,864,977.000

2018

yearly

2010 - 2018

Imports: Intra-ASEAN: Vietnam (USD th)

385,735.000

2018

yearly

2010 - 2018

Imports: Extra-ASEAN: China (USD th)

1,754,568.000

2018

yearly

2010 - 2018

Imports: Extra-ASEAN: EU 27 Countries (USD th)

188,163.000

2018

yearly

2010 - 2018

Imports: Extra-ASEAN: Japan (USD th)

159,336.000

2018

yearly

2010 - 2018

Exports: Intra-ASEAN: Thailand (USD th)

2,528,134.000

2018

yearly

2007 - 2018

Exports: China (USD)

505,381,150.000

2014

yearly

2002 - 2014

Exports: Australia (USD)

485,914,669.000

2014

yearly

2002 - 2014

Exports: Thailand (USD)

1,636,861,063.000

2014

yearly

2002 - 2014

Exports: Vietnam (USD)

536,508,684.000

2014

yearly

2002 - 2014

Exports: United Kingdom (USD)

45,091,480.000

2014

yearly

2002 - 2014

Imports: China (USD)

794,440,678.000

2014

yearly

2002 - 2014

Imports: Thailand (USD)

2,936,151,889.000

2014

yearly

2002 - 2014

Imports: Vietnam (USD)

346,827,070.000

2014

yearly

2002 - 2014

Imports: Japan (USD)

107,767,887.000

2014

yearly

2002 - 2014

Imports: South Korea (USD)

63,440,630.000

2014

yearly

2002 - 2014

Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Current Account Balance (USD mn)

-189.3

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Jun 2020

Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%)

-7.9

2018

yearly

1984 - 2018

Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn)

171.2

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Jun 2020

Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%)

7.3

2018

yearly

1988 - 2018

Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn)

-0.4

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Jun 2020

Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%)

3.0

2018

yearly

1984 - 2018

Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn)

-154.630

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Jun 2020

Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn)

-155.002

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Jun 2020

External Debt (USD mn)

9,761.5

2018

yearly

1996 - 2018

External Debt: % of GDP (%)

54.3

2018

yearly

1996 - 2018

Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn)

-3.234

2024

yearly

1980 - 2024

BoP: FA: Porfolio Investment (USD mn)

361.05

Dec 2017

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2017

FDI (USD th)

7,927,677.215

2019

yearly

2010 - 2019

FDI: France (USD th)

440,000.000

2019

yearly

2000 - 2019

FDI: Korea (USD th)

0.000

2019

yearly

2000 - 2019

FDI: Thailand (USD th)

722,969.507

2019

yearly

2000 - 2019

FDI: China (USD th)

1,072,237.229

2019

yearly

2000 - 2019

FDI: Vietnam (USD th)

64,508.549

2019

yearly

2000 - 2019

FDI: Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (USD mn)

381.683

2017

yearly

2015 - 2017

FDI: Mining and Quarrying (USD mn)

126.792

2017

yearly

2015 - 2017

FDI: Electricity, Gas and Air-Conditioning Supply (USD mn)

711.800

2017

yearly

2015 - 2017

Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) (USD mn)

3,534.978

2017

yearly

2000 - 2017

Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%)

3.1

Mar 2020

quarterly

Dec 2017 - Mar 2020

Money Supply M1 (USD mn)

1,530.316

Jun 2020

quarterly

Dec 2005 - Jun 2020

Money Supply M2 (USD mn)

11,325.626

Jun 2020

quarterly

Dec 2005 - Jun 2020

M2 Growth (%)

17.5

Jun 2020

quarterly

Dec 1992 - Jun 2020

Reserve Requirement Ratio (%)

4.0

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2002 - Aug 2020

Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn)

1,293.0

Jul 2020

monthly

Dec 1988 - Jul 2020

Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA)

2.1

Jun 2020

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Jun 2020

Gold Reserves (USD mn)

34.574

May 2019

monthly

Jan 1989 - May 2019

Total Deposits (USD mn)

10,276.237

Sep 2019

quarterly

Dec 2004 - Sep 2019

Total Deposits Growth (%)

14.0

Sep 2019

quarterly

Dec 2005 - Sep 2019

Domestic Credit (USD mn)

9,995.5

Jun 2020

quarterly

Dec 1991 - Jun 2020

Domestic Credit Growth (%)

11.4

Jun 2020

quarterly

Dec 1992 - Jun 2020

Total Loans (USD mn)

8,500.193

Jun 2020

quarterly

Dec 2004 - Jun 2020

Total Loans Growth (%)

6.89

Jun 2020

quarterly

Dec 2005 - Jun 2020

Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%)

41.46

2018

yearly

2012 - 2018

Monetary Survey: Broad Money (M2) (LAK bn)

101,641.189

Jun 2020

quarterly

Dec 1991 - Jun 2020

Monetary Survey: Narrow Money (M1) (LAK bn)

13,733.738

Jun 2020

quarterly

Dec 1991 - Jun 2020

Reserve Requirement Rate: LAK (%)

5.000

2019

yearly

1989 - 2019

Commercial Banks (CB): Deposits (LAK bn)

85,362.280

Jun 2019

quarterly

Dec 2004 - Jun 2019

Commercial Banks (CB): Loans: Total (LAK bn)

76,284.502

Jun 2020

quarterly

Dec 2004 - Jun 2020

Banking Statistics Last Frequency Range
Capital Adequacy Ratio (%)

13.9

Mar 2020

quarterly

Dec 2017 - Mar 2020

Interest and Foreign Exchange Rates Last Frequency Range
Exchange Rate against USD (LAK/USD)

9,072.857

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 1957 - Aug 2020

Policy Rate (% pa)

3.00

Aug 2020

monthly

Dec 1992 - Aug 2020

Energy Last Frequency Range
Electricity Production (GWh)

34,410

2018

yearly

1985 - 2018

Tourism Last Frequency Range
Visitor Arrivals (Person)

4,186,432

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Visitor Arrivals Growth (%)

8.2

2018

yearly

1996 - 2018

Tourism Revenue (USD mn)

811

2018

yearly

1991 - 2018

Tourism Revenue Growth (%)

25.1

2018

yearly

1992 - 2018

Visitors Arrivals: Asia & Pacific: Thailand (Person)

1,929,934.000

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Visitors Arrivals: Asia & Pacific: Vietnam (Person)

867,585.000

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Visitors Arrivals: Asia & Pacific: China (Person)

805,833.000

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Visitors Arrivals: Asia & Pacific: Korea (Person)

174,405.000

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

Visitors Arrivals: America: USA (Person)

49,178.000

2018

yearly

1995 - 2018

No of Hotels (Unit)

670.000

2018

yearly

2002 - 2018

Financial Market Last Frequency Range
Equity Market Index (11Jan2011=1000)

576.5

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2011 - Aug 2020

Market Capitalization (USD mn)

128.212

Aug 2020

monthly

Jan 2011 - Aug 2020

LSX: Turnover Volume (Share)

1,688,700.000

Aug 2020

monthly

Feb 2011 - Aug 2020

LSX: Turnover Value (LAK mn)

5,194.343

Aug 2020

monthly

Feb 2011 - Aug 2020

Transport and Telecommunications Last Frequency Range
Number of Subscriber Fixed Line (Unit)

1,490,831.000

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Number of Subscriber Mobile (Person)

4,362,183.000

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Teledensity: Fixed Line (Number)

20.794

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Teledensity: Mobile (Number)

60.844

2019

yearly

1960 - 2019

Exports: Telecommunication Equipment (USD th)

329,379.302

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Exports: Television (USD th)

70.711

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Imports: Telecommunication Equipment (USD th)

147,323.907

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Imports: Television (USD th)

8,140.263

2019

yearly

1995 - 2019

Passenger Carried: By Land (Person th)

74,200.000

2018

yearly

1976 - 2018

Passenger Carried: By Water (Person th)

4,091.000

2018

yearly

1976 - 2018

Passenger Carried: By Air (Person th)

3,380.000

2018

yearly

1976 - 2018

Freight Carried: By Land (Ton th)

6,012.000

2018

yearly

1976 - 2018

Passenger Carried: By Railway (Person th)

32.300

2017

yearly

2014 - 2017

Freight Carried: By Water (Ton th)

2,823.000

2018

yearly

1976 - 2018

Freight Carried: By Air (Ton th)

6.300

2018

yearly

1976 - 2018

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