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Laos Foreign Direct Investment

2001 - 2018 | Quarterly | USD mn | CEIC Data

Laos's Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) increased by 351.7 USD mn in Mar 2018, compared with an increase of 556.5 USD mn in the previous quarter. Laos's Foreign Direct Investment: USD mn net flows data is updated quarterly, available from Mar 2001 to Mar 2018. The data reached an all-time high of 556.5 USD mn in Dec 2017 and a record low of -13.6 USD mn in Jun 2002. CEIC extends history for quarterly Foreign Direct Investment. The Bank of the Lao PDR provides Foreign Direct Investment in USD based on BPM6. Foreign Direct Investment prior to Q1 2012 is based on BPM5 and prior to Q1 2004 is sourced from the International Monetary Fund.

In the latest reports of Laos, Current Account recorded a deficit of 180.0 USD mn in Mar 2018. Its Foreign Portfolio Investment increased by 0.5 USD mn in Mar 2018. The country's Nominal GDP was reported at 17.1 USD bn in Dec 2017.

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What was Laos's Foreign Direct Investment in Mar 2018?

Last

351.7

Mar 2018
Previous

556.5

Dec 2017
Min

-13.6

Jun 2002
Max

556.5

Dec 2017
Unit

USD mn

Frequency

quarterly

Range

Mar 2001 - Mar 2018

Updated on 19 Jul 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

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 19 Jul 2018

View Laos's Foreign Direct Investment from Mar 2001 to Mar 2018 in the chart:

Laos Foreign Direct Investment

Series Details
Series ID

366739847

Name

Laos Foreign Direct Investment

Country

Laos

Frequency

Quarterly

Unit

USD mn

Status

Active

Source

CEIC Data

First Date

Mar 2001

Last Date

Mar 2018

Last Updated

19 Jul 2018

Statistics
Mean

116.3

Variance

15,150.6

Standard deviation

123.1

Skewness

1.3

Kurtosis

1.5

Coefficient variation

1.1

Median

72.0

Max
Dec 2017

556.5

Min
Jun 2002

-13.6

Previous observation
Dec 2017

556.5

Last observation
Mar 2018

351.7

Number of Observations

69

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325.6

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953.7

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10,278.5

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5,227.0

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21,376.6

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89.7

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261.4

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109.9

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81.5

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524.0

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65.3

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199.2

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596.3

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748.5

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243.4

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1,357.9

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907.8

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2,339.8

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2,339.8

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80.1

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80.1

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260,465.4

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959.5

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237.9

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1,262.9

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1,098.5

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1,007.5

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77.5

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80.2

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-306.6

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416.2

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2,038.5

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2,721.4

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4,182.0

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1,027.2

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682.3

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-42,009.0

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860.9

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7,790.0

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-1,425.5

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195.9

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1,037.6

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491.8

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130.1

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7,044.1

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2,241.7

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40,140.3

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838.2

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264.1

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264.1

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11,746.5

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254.9

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358.2

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41.9

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358.2

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15,368.0

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17,412.2

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22,250.5

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449.7

May 2018

696.8

Apr 2018

-1,261.5

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1,226.2

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-48.7

May 2018

31.5

Apr 2018

-275.3

Dec 2014

804.8

Nov 2002

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1994 - May 2018

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South Africa

878.9

Mar 2018

-995.3

Dec 2017

-1,430.4

Dec 2006

6,557.1

Jun 2001

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1985 - Mar 2018

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1,759.5

Apr 2018

13,318.3

Mar 2018

-11,793.9

Dec 2014

33,091.7

Oct 2007

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1990 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Sri Lanka

387.5

Mar 2018

963.5

Dec 2017

-0.8

Mar 1977

963.5

Dec 2017

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quarterly

Mar 1977 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Sudan

260.2

Mar 2018

381.5

Dec 2017

0.4

Dec 1996

1,565.2

Mar 2006

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 1996 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-05
Sweden

2,809.9

Mar 2018

5,745.3

Dec 2017

-10,023.4

Dec 2011

41,417.8

Jun 1999

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1975 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-04
Switzerland

-36,363.5

Mar 2018

5,274.3

Dec 2017

-36,363.5

Mar 2018

54,870.9

Dec 2015

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-25
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804.2

2011

1,469.2

2010

-0.1

1970

2,569.5

2009

USD mn

yearly

1970 - 2011

Updated on 2018-04-25
Taiwan

1,996.0

Mar 2018

534.0

Dec 2017

-2,304.0

Mar 2011

7,819.0

Dec 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1981 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-21
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-88.9

Mar 2018

-46.1

Dec 2017

-122.5

Sep 2015

44.5

Dec 2010

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quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-13
Thailand

4,601.3

Mar 2018

1,892.3

Dec 2017

-6,915.9

Dec 2011

6,590.4

Dec 2013

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quarterly

Mar 1993 - Mar 2018

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Tunisia

208.4

Dec 2017

242.0

Sep 2017

-378.8

Mar 2011

2,514.2

Sep 2006

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 2003 - Dec 2017

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Turkey

857.0

May 2018

863.0

Apr 2018

-697.0

Jul 2000

6,837.0

May 2006

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monthly

Jan 1992 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-11
Ukraine

425.0

Mar 2018

620.0

Dec 2017

-470.0

Mar 2014

6,502.0

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quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-19
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10,347.2

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9,612.0

2016

-985.3

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14,186.5

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-5,423.2

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Mar 1960 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-20
Uruguay

-171.3

Mar 2018

-80.4

Dec 2017

-374.8

Jun 2013

2,170.1

Jun 2012

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Venezuela

-558.0

Sep 2015

736.0

Jun 2015

-1,509.0

Jun 2009

3,061.0

Sep 1997

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Sep 2015

Updated on 2018-04-30
Vietnam

3,100.0

Mar 2018

3,960.0

Dec 2017

150.0

Jun 2002

4,650.0

Dec 2015

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-07-25
Yemen

-15.4

2015

-233.1

2014

-517.8

2011

1,554.6

2008

USD mn

yearly

1990 - 2015

Updated on 2018-04-20

More Indicators for Laos

Indicator Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Aluminum: Exports

338.76

2017

455.22

2016

0.83

2002

455.22

2016

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

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

1.32

May 2018

1.33

Apr 2018

-2.09

Aug 2009

18.87

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 2018-05-17
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth

2.2

Jun 2018

2.0

May 2018

-2.3

Aug 2009

167.1

Mar 1999

%

monthly

May 1994 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-13
Current Account Balance

-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 2018-07-17
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

9,048.1

Dec 2017

9,121.8

Sep 2017

57.7

Dec 1991

9,201.2

Jun 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 1991 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-06-13
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

3,474,582.00

2014

2,738,893.00

2004

2,166,193.00

1994

3,474,582.00

2014

Person

yearly

1994 - 2014

Updated on 2018-05-17
Equity Market Index

903.5

Jun 2018

918.8

May 2018

898.5

Oct 2011

1,749.7

Jan 2011

11Jan2011=1000

monthly

Jan 2011 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Exchange Rate against USD

8,380.571

Jun 2018

8,333.591

May 2018

10.000

May 1981

10,900.938

Jul 2005

LAK/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-06
Exports: Medicament

6.67

2017

0.01

2016

0.01

2016

954.13

2009

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

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

31.82

2017

23.86

2016

1.75

2004

445.95

2010

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Exports: Telecommunication Equipment

261,326.84

2017

236,262.48

2016

14.87

1999

261,326.84

2017

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
Exports: Television

59.31

2017

70.99

2016

0.07

2001

256.07

2009

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
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

3.10

2023

3.10

2022

-26.32

1990

188.82

1980

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

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

-2.60

2023

-2.76

2022

-3.40

2013

0.03

2000

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2023

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

9.05

2023

4.55

2022

-38.31

1980

122.65

1981

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

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

11,331.42

2023

10,578.83

2022

599.98

1980

11,331.42

2023

PPP Intl $

yearly

1980 - 2023

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

3,890.49

2023

3,626.57

2022

267.28

1998

3,890.49

2023

USD

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Population

7.28

2023

7.17

2022

3.12

1980

7.28

2023

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2023

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

6.80

2023

6.83

2022

-2.10

1988

15.33

1981

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
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

6.81

2014

5.96

2013

5.96

2013

12.27

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

0.55

Mar 2018

361.05

Dec 2017

-69.81

Jun 2016

361.05

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

2,468.00

2017

2,408.00

2016

258.96

1998

2,468.00

2017

USD

yearly

1982 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-29
Gold Production

6,893.00

2015

5,265.00

2014

25.00

1997

8,879.00

2003

kg

yearly

1997 - 2015

Updated on 2017-09-20
Gold Reserves

36.01

Jan 2018

36.00

Dec 2017

0.57

Jun 2001

36.83

Sep 2016

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1989 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-05-17
Gross National Product

15,963.62

2017

15,126.21

2016

598.96

1988

15,963.62

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

15,814.92

2017

16,993.97

2016

2,270.74

1999

17,726.89

2015

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

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

9,678.00

2017

11,968.26

2016

662.59

2000

12,813.00

2014

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Imports: Telecommunication Equipment

184,142.23

2017

189,469.05

2016

4,246.68

1999

231,741.71

2015

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
Imports: Television

8,432.93

2017

9,799.94

2016

1,550.27

1995

13,246.28

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

14,212,888.00

2016

2,114,281.00

2015

1,203,970.00

2010

14,212,888.00

2016

Metric Ton

yearly

2009 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-26
Money Supply M1

1,294.39

Dec 2017

1,253.92

Sep 2017

130.51

Dec 2005

1,294.39

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-05-17
Money Supply M2

8,998.74

Dec 2017

8,734.29

Sep 2017

499.59

Dec 2005

8,998.74

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

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

6,669.00

Dec 2017

6,700.00

Dec 2016

100.00

Dec 2005

9,000.00

Dec 2015

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

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

3,116.40

Dec 2017

4,200.00

Dec 2016

1,000.00

Dec 2006

9,800.00

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

8.87

2017

10.26

2016

1.64

2014

24.30

2006

%

yearly

2003 - 2017

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

1,266,605.00

2016

962,497.00

2015

736.00

1960

1,266,605.00

2016

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Number of Subscriber Mobile

3,958,510.00

2016

3,727,162.00

2015

0.00

1991

5,480,851.00

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

10,989.45

2017

10,383.48

2016

1,262.48

2002

10,989.45

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

2,173.47

2017

2,208.20

2016

111.86

2000

2,208.20

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

41.00

2015

40.00

2014

4.70

2008

41.00

2015

Metric Ton

yearly

2008 - 2015

Updated on 2018-04-20
Teledensity: Fixed Line

18.74

2016

14.44

2015

0.03

1960

18.74

2016

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Teledensity: Mobile

58.57

2016

55.93

2015

0.00

1991

86.54

2011

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Total Deposits

8,843.90

Dec 2017

8,626.22

Sep 2017

474.44

Dec 2004

8,843.90

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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