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Laos Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

1988 - 2015 | Yearly | % | CEIC Generated

Laos's Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) registered a growth equal to 9.5 % of the country's Nominal GDP in Dec 2015, compared with a growth equal to 7.7 % in the previous year. Laos's Foreign Direct Investment: % of Nominal GDP data is updated yearly, available from Dec 1988 to Dec 2015. The data reached an all-time high of 9.5 % in Dec 2015 and a record low 0.3 % in Dec 2002. CEIC calculates Foreign Direct Investment as % of Nominal GDP from annual Foreign Direct Investment and annual Nominal GDP. The Bank of the Lao PDR provides Foreign Direct Investment in USD. 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. Nominal GDP prior to 2014 is based on SNA 1993. Foreign Direct Investment as % of Nominal GDP prior to 2002 is calculated from Foreign Direct Investments and Nominal GDP, both sourced from the World Bank.

In the latest reports of Laos, Current Account recorded a deficit of 69.6 USD mn in Mar 2017. Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) increased by 344.9 USD mn in Mar 2017. Its Foreign Portfolio Investment increased by 282.0 USD mn in Dec 2016. The country's Nominal GDP was reported at 12.6 USD bn in Dec 2015.

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What was Laos’s Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP in 2015?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

9.5

2015

7.7

2014

0.3

2002

9.5

2015

%

yearly

1988 - 2015

Updated on 2017

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Country Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Canada

0.0

Jun 2017

2.3

Mar 2017

-2.6

Jun 2004

17.7

Dec 2000

%

quarterly

Mar 1961 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
France

1.4

Jun 2017

3.4

Mar 2017

-1.5

Sep 2014

7.1

Dec 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Germany

1.2

Jun 2017

3.6

Mar 2017

-3.7

Mar 2004

33.2

Mar 2000

%

quarterly

Mar 1991 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Italy

0.8

Jun 2017

0.2

Mar 2017

-4.1

Sep 2009

8.2

Mar 2009

%

quarterly

Mar 1988 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Japan

0.4

Jun 2017

0.3

Mar 2017

-1.2

Jun 2006

1.2

Jun 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
United Kingdom

1.0

Mar 2017

22.4

Dec 2016

-12.0

Jun 2009

23.9

Sep 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 1987 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Austria

3.2

Mar 2017

-8.3

Dec 2016

-29.8

Mar 2016

92.2

Mar 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 1970 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Belgium

-12.6

Mar 2017

-8.7

Dec 2016

-25.1

Dec 2015

84.1

Dec 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Bulgaria

1.5

Jun 2017

3.0

Mar 2017

-2.5

Sep 2010

31.0

Jun 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Cyprus

15.1

Jun 2017

63.8

Mar 2017

-59.7

Sep 2011

713.5

Mar 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Czech Republic

3.2

Jun 2017

6.8

Mar 2017

-4.3

Sep 2011

25.0

Jun 2002

%

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Denmark

-1.6

Jun 2017

-3.0

Mar 2017

-18.4

Dec 2012

61.0

Jun 2000

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Estonia

6.4

Jun 2017

0.2

Mar 2017

-17.0

Jun 2015

25.0

Dec 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Finland

18.8

Jun 2017

19.8

Mar 2017

-19.6

Jun 2016

19.8

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Greece

2.3

Jun 2017

2.7

Mar 2017

-1.4

Mar 2012

4.2

Jun 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Hungary

-3.9

Jun 2017

10.5

Mar 2017

-60.5

Jun 2009

222.0

Dec 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Iceland

-3.6

Jun 2017

-7.9

Mar 2017

-22.8

Sep 2008

62.0

Dec 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Ireland

36.8

Jun 2017

12.8

Mar 2017

-37.8

Dec 2011

218.4

Dec 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Latvia

2.4

Jun 2017

2.7

Mar 2017

-3.7

Dec 2001

12.9

Sep 1997

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Lithuania

1.9

Jun 2017

-1.5

Mar 2017

-5.6

Jun 2012

19.4

Sep 1998

%

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Argentina

1.9

Mar 2017

0.4

Dec 2016

-1.0

Jun 2014

4.3

Mar 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Luxembourg

-162.1

Mar 2017

-203.1

Dec 2016

-299.9

Jun 2014

1,626.2

Mar 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Malta

28.7

Jun 2017

23.9

Mar 2017

-66.9

Dec 2013

478.8

Mar 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Bolivia

0.1

Dec 2016

0.8

Sep 2016

-6.5

Dec 2005

18.8

Dec 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1990 - Dec 2016

Updated on Jun 2017
Netherlands

47.5

Mar 2017

-12.7

Dec 2016

-56.7

Dec 2015

126.9

Sep 2007

%

quarterly

Jun 2003 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Norway

0.1

Jun 2017

-1.8

Mar 2017

-25.0

Dec 2016

17.0

Dec 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Brazil

2.5

Jun 2017

4.8

Mar 2017

0.3

Mar 1995

7.1

Dec 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Poland

-2.0

Jun 2017

2.0

Mar 2017

-2.0

Jun 2017

11.3

Dec 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Chile

-0.5

Jun 2017

4.2

Mar 2017

-0.6

Dec 2006

18.8

Sep 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Portugal

2.5

Jun 2017

6.7

Mar 2017

-6.3

Dec 2004

18.8

Dec 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Colombia

4.9

2016

4.0

2015

1.8

2003

7.0

2005

%

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Romania

1.1

Jun 2017

4.0

Mar 2017

-0.1

Dec 2010

12.7

Dec 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Slovakia

3.0

Jun 2017

11.6

Mar 2017

-4.1

Dec 2009

11.6

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Slovenia

0.7

Jun 2017

3.8

Mar 2017

-2.7

Jun 2009

13.2

Dec 2002

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Ecuador

0.7

Mar 2017

1.2

Dec 2016

-2.1

Dec 2007

7.8

Dec 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Mexico

2.1

Jun 2017

4.1

Mar 2017

-0.2

Jun 2010

8.8

Sep 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 1993 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Spain

0.4

Jun 2017

5.4

Mar 2017

-3.0

Dec 2014

11.9

Dec 2000

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Panama

10.4

Jun 2017

9.2

Mar 2017

2.0

Sep 2009

13.3

Jun 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Sweden

2.3

Jun 2017

3.0

Mar 2017

-7.2

Dec 2011

61.5

Jun 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1982 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Paraguay

-0.6

Mar 2017

0.1

Dec 2016

-9.7

Mar 2002

9.8

Mar 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Mar 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Switzerland

7.1

Mar 2017

-7.6

Dec 2016

-8.8

Sep 2016

26.3

Dec 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Mar 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Peru

0.5

Jun 2017

4.7

Mar 2017

-4.6

Sep 2014

15.3

Jun 1994

%

quarterly

Mar 1990 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Uruguay

0.8

Mar 2017

1.5

Dec 2016

0.8

Mar 2017

8.6

Jun 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Mar 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Venezuela

0.1

2014

0.7

2013

-2.5

1976

7.2

1997

%

yearly

1970 - 2014

Updated on 2016
Algeria

-0.2

2015

0.7

2014

-0.2

2015

2.2

2001

%

yearly

1996 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Australia

6.0

Jun 2017

2.7

Mar 2017

-21.5

Jun 2005

19.3

Dec 2004

%

quarterly

Sep 1959 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Bangladesh

0.9

2016

0.9

2015

0.1

2002

1.3

2005

%

yearly

1998 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Brunei

2.2

Dec 2015

2.2

Sep 2015

-0.6

Dec 2014

10.4

Jun 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Dec 2015

Updated on Mar 2017
Cambodia

11.3

2016

9.3

2015

9.3

2015

13.1

2012

%

yearly

2010 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Bahrain

0.9

2016

-2.6

2015

-2.6

2015

11.5

2013

%

yearly

2012 - 2016

Updated on 2017
China

0.7

Jun 2017

1.3

Mar 2017

0.7

Jun 2017

6.9

Dec 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Botswana

0.4

Mar 2017

0.7

Dec 2016

-0.4

Mar 2016

12.6

Jun 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Hong Kong

39.3

Mar 2017

44.0

Dec 2016

-17.0

Dec 2002

102.9

Mar 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Mar 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
India

1.7

Jun 2017

1.5

Mar 2017

0.7

Mar 2005

4.1

Mar 2008

%

quarterly

Jun 2004 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Israel

2.4

Jun 2017

2.8

Mar 2017

-1.5

Dec 2014

16.7

Dec 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 1972 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Jordan

5.2

Mar 2017

3.3

Dec 2016

-1.6

Jun 1993

39.4

Mar 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 1992 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
South Korea

0.7

Jun 2017

1.3

Mar 2017

-0.4

Sep 1980

2.9

Jun 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Malawi

8.1

2015

9.9

2014

-1.3

1991

10.2

2011

%

yearly

1970 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Malaysia

2.6

Jun 2017

3.4

Mar 2017

-1.8

Dec 2009

8.4

Jun 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Laos

9.5

2015

7.7

2014

0.3

2002

9.5

2015

%

yearly

1988 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Macau

0.7

2016

0.7

2015

-1.9

2009

29.2

2007

%

yearly

1982 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Nepal

0.5

2017

0.3

2016

-0.1

2006

0.6

2012

%

yearly

2001 - 2017

Updated on 2017
New Zealand

1.5

Mar 2017

1.4

Dec 2016

-19.1

Dec 2003

10.1

Mar 2001

%

quarterly

Jun 2000 - Mar 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Pakistan

0.8

2017

0.8

2016

0.0

1977

3.4

2007

%

yearly

1977 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Singapore

17.9

Jun 2017

24.7

Mar 2017

-11.1

Jun 2003

43.3

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Sri Lanka

0.4

Mar 2017

3.0

Dec 2016

0.4

Mar 2017

3.0

Dec 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Mar 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Taiwan

0.5

Jun 2017

0.7

Mar 2017

-1.9

Mar 2011

5.6

Dec 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 1981 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Vietnam

6.1

2016

6.1

2015

-0.0

1985

11.9

1994

%

yearly

1985 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Albania

6.9

Mar 2017

8.3

Dec 2016

5.5

Jun 2014

14.3

Jun 2009

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Armenia

3.6

Mar 2017

4.2

Dec 2016

-1.9

Dec 2014

33.8

Mar 1998

%

quarterly

Dec 1994 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Azerbaijan

11.6

Dec 2016

12.0

Sep 2016

3.2

Dec 2013

12.8

Jun 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Dec 2016

Updated on Apr 2017
Belarus

0.2

Jun 2017

6.9

Mar 2017

-1.4

Jun 2016

19.7

Dec 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Bosnia and Herzegovina

3.1

Mar 2017

1.7

Dec 2016

-0.9

Sep 2009

9.3

Dec 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Croatia

4.0

Mar 2017

2.8

Dec 2016

-4.3

Dec 2015

20.0

Dec 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Georgia

12.7

Mar 2017

8.8

Dec 2016

2.3

Mar 1998

23.3

Dec 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Kazakhstan

9.1

Mar 2017

5.3

Dec 2016

-6.1

Dec 2010

64.8

Dec 1999

%

quarterly

Dec 1997 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Kyrgyzstan

-3.9

Mar 2017

4.5

Dec 2016

-5.0

Mar 2014

33.9

Dec 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Mar 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Macedonia

2.0

Jun 2017

9.2

Mar 2017

-3.6

Dec 2014

41.3

Mar 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Moldova

2.8

Mar 2017

0.9

Dec 2016

-1.3

Jun 1999

22.7

Mar 2000

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Mongolia

12.0

Jun 2017

6.1

Mar 2017

-145.3

Jun 2016

50.5

Dec 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Mauritius

183.3

Mar 2017

155.0

Dec 2016

-58.5

Mar 2013

658.8

Jun 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Montenegro

13.9

Mar 2017

10.3

Dec 2016

-11.6

Mar 2016

29.5

Sep 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Russia

1.4

Mar 2017

5.6

Dec 2016

-1.8

Dec 2005

7.5

Mar 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Serbia

6.4

Jun 2017

7.1

Mar 2017

3.3

Mar 2013

7.2

Mar 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Tajikistan

-1.0

Mar 2017

-3.0

Dec 2016

-9.8

Mar 2016

2.5

Dec 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Turkey

1.0

Jun 2017

1.6

Mar 2017

-0.5

Sep 2000

7.0

Mar 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 1987 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Ukraine

3.4

Jun 2017

2.2

Mar 2017

-1.3

Mar 2014

25.5

Dec 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Morocco

2.1

Mar 2017

3.0

Dec 2016

0.9

Sep 2016

5.1

Dec 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Nigeria

1.0

Mar 2017

1.3

Dec 2016

0.4

Dec 2015

2.5

Dec 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Oman

2.5

2016

-3.1

2015

-3.7

1974

7.9

2007

%

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Qatar

0.9

Mar 2017

0.6

Dec 2016

-1.0

Dec 2012

2.2

Sep 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Mar 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Saudi Arabia

1.0

Mar 2017

1.2

Dec 2016

1.0

Mar 2014

10.7

Dec 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
South Africa

0.3

Jun 2017

0.8

Mar 2017

-2.1

Dec 2006

20.4

Jun 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 1985 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Sudan

1.0

2016

1.9

2015

0.0

1996

7.8

2006

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Syria

2.4

2010

4.8

2009

-0.0

1980

4.8

2009

%

yearly

1980 - 2010

Updated on 2017
Tunisia

2.7

Dec 2016

2.0

Sep 2016

-3.5

Mar 2011

28.8

Sep 2006

%

quarterly

Dec 2003 - Dec 2016

Updated on Aug 2017
Yemen

-0.0

2015

-0.5

2014

-5.1

1995

16.8

1993

%

yearly

1990 - 2015

Updated on 2017
United Arab Emirates

2.6

2016

2.5

2015

-1.2

1999

6.8

2004

%

yearly

1972 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Egypt

4.6

Mar 2017

4.0

Dec 2016

-1.2

Dec 2011

12.5

Dec 2006

%

quarterly

Sep 2001 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Kuwait

0.4

2016

0.3

2015

0.3

2015

2.1

2011

%

yearly

2009 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Ivory Coast

1.3

2015

1.2

2014

-2.1

1992

3.5

1997

%

yearly

1975 - 2015

Updated on 2017
European Union

0.9

Jun 2017

4.1

Mar 2017

-3.0

Sep 2016

14.2

Mar 2000

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Kenya

0.6

2016

1.0

2015

0.0

2001

4.0

2009

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Iran

0.5

2015

0.5

2014

-0.1

1990

2.3

2002

%

yearly

1989 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Lebanon

4.8

2015

6.1

2014

4.8

2015

15.5

2005

%

yearly

2004 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Kosovo

5.2

Mar 2017

2.1

Dec 2016

-0.3

Jun 2014

11.3

Dec 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Mar 2017

Updated on Aug 2017

More Indicators for Laos

Indicator Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Real GDP Growth

7.6

2015

7.6

2014

6.2

2003

9.3

2007

%

yearly

2003 - 2015

Updated on 2017
GDP Deflator Growth

-0.1

2015

4.0

2014

-0.1

2015

15.9

2006

%

yearly

2003 - 2015

Updated on 2017
GDP per Capita

1,947.00

2015

1,740.00

2014

92.40

1982

1,947.00

2015

USD

yearly

1982 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Investment: % of GDP

26.4

2016

28.2

2015

6.2

1984

34.1

2007

%

yearly

1984 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Gross Savings Rate

12.7

2015

10.6

2014

-0.6

1988

21.1

2009

%

yearly

1984 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Public Consumption: % of GDP

12.0

2016

12.0

2015

6.5

1984

13.6

2013

%

yearly

1984 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Private Consumption: % of GDP

71.4

2016

72.6

2015

68.1

2010

93.9

1988

%

yearly

1984 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP

-3.7

2015

-2.2

2014

-4.7

2013

-0.7

2012

%

yearly

2006 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Population

6.5

2015

6.8

2014

1.7

1950

6.8

2014

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Unemployment Rate

1.48

2016

1.42

2015

1.33

2014

2.60

1995

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Labour Force Participation Rate

77.6

2016

77.4

2015

77.2

2014

81.4

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Nominal GDP

12,616.6

2015

11,862.8

2014

314.3

1982

12,616.6

2015

USD mn

yearly

1982 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth

0.2

Aug 2017

-0.0

Jul 2017

-2.3

Aug 2009

167.1

Mar 1999

%

monthly

May 1994 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Current Account Balance: % of GDP

-18.0

2015

-9.9

2014

-18.0

2015

6.2

1999

%

yearly

1984 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Current Account Balance

-69.6

Mar 2017

-346.9

Dec 2016

-668.2

Mar 2015

111.1

Dec 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Domestic Credit Growth

18.9

Mar 2017

18.5

Dec 2016

-30.1

Jun 2007

142.3

Dec 1997

%

quarterly

Dec 1992 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Domestic Credit

8,857.5

Mar 2017

8,653.6

Dec 2016

57.7

Dec 1991

8,857.5

Mar 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 1991 - Mar 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Electricity Production

15,134

2015

15,290

2014

844

1990

15,505

2013

GWh

yearly

1985 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Equity Market Index

1,030.4

Aug 2017

1,019.7

Jul 2017

898.5

Oct 2011

1,749.7

Jan 2011

11Jan2011=1000

monthly

Jan 2011 - Aug 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Exchange Rate against USD

8,280.435

Aug 2017

8,261.000

Jul 2017

10.000

May 1981

10,900.938

Jul 2005

LAK/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
External Debt: % of GDP

37.7

2016

39.5

2015

36.5

2011

101.0

1998

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Foreign Direct Investment

344.9

Mar 2017

330.0

Dec 2016

-13.6

Jun 2002

477.1

Dec 2015

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
External Debt

5,994.4

2016

5,692.2

2015

769.6

1996

5,994.4

2016

USD mn

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2017
M2 Growth

10.9

Dec/2016

9.6

Sep/2016

8.3

Dec/2005

113.3

Dec/1998

%

quarterly

Dec/1992 - Dec/2016

Updated on May/2017
Motor Vehicles Sales

10,900

2016

14,600

2015

1,100

2005

14,700

2014

Unit

yearly

2005 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

-25.3

2016

-0.7

2015

-25.3

2016

63.3

2014

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves

914.6

Mar 2017

799.9

Feb 2017

0.0

Dec 1987

1,165.2

Jun 2015

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1987 - Mar 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

2.4

Mar 2017

1.9

Dec 2016

1.7

Jun 2014

6.3

Jun 2009

NA

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Policy Rate

4.25

Aug 2017

4.25

Jul 2017

4.00

Aug 2010

35.00

Dec 2001

% pa

monthly

Dec 1992 - Aug 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Foreign Portfolio Investment

281.95

Dec 2016

312.08

Sep 2016

-69.81

Jun 2016

360.09

Jun 2015

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Dec 2016

Updated on Aug 2017
Reserve Requirement Ratio

5.0

Aug 2017

5.0

Jul 2017

5.0

Aug 2017

8.0

Apr 2006

%

monthly

Jan 2002 - Aug 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Total Exports Growth

16.9

Mar 2017

21.1

Dec 2016

-29.5

Jun 2009

115.4

Jun 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Total Exports

991.0

Mar 2017

863.2

Dec 2016

71.8

Sep 2004

991.0

Mar 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Total Imports Growth

-6.5

Mar 2017

-5.1

Dec 2016

-38.6

Jun 2013

108.2

Sep 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Total Imports

1,143.5

Mar 2017

1,240.7

Dec 2016

124.4

Sep 2004

1,412.0

Mar 2015

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Tourism Revenue Growth

-0.2

2016

13.0

2015

-23.0

2003

227.3

1995

%

yearly

1992 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Tourism Revenue

724

2016

725

2015

2

1991

725

2015

USD mn

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Visitor Arrivals

3,543,000

2015

3,164,000

2014

60,000

1995

3,543,000

2015

Person

yearly

1995 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Visitor Arrivals Growth

12.0

2015

17.2

2014

-26.3

2000

107.7

2004

%

yearly

1996 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Trade Balance

-152.5

Mar 2017

-377.5

Dec 2016

-734.7

Mar 2015

31.7

Dec 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 1992 - Mar 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Nominal GDP Growth

7.48

2015

11.82

2014

7.48

2015

24.30

2006

%

yearly

2003 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Gross National Product

15,212.92

2016

13,750.37

2015

598.96

1988

15,212.92

2016

USD mn

yearly

1984 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Private Consumption Expenditure

11,353.84

2016

10,454.11

2015

1,449.26

2002

11,353.84

2016

USD mn

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Public Consumption Expenditure

1,901.14

2016

1,731.78

2015

116.15

2000

1,901.14

2016

USD mn

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Gold Reserves

36.38

Mar 2017

36.42

Feb 2017

0.57

Jun 2001

36.83

Sep 2016

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1989 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Money Supply M2

8,531.78

Mar 2017

8,159.07

Dec 2016

499.59

Dec 2005

8,531.78

Mar 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 2005 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Money Supply M1

1,221.08

Mar 2017

1,104.35

Dec 2016

130.51

Dec 2005

1,221.08

Mar 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 2005 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
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 2017
CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change

3.40

Sep 2016

3.79

Aug 2016

-2.09

Aug 2009

18.87

Oct 2003

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Sep 2016

Updated on Feb 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

6.81

2014

5.96

2013

5.96

2013

12.27

2007

%

yearly

2002 - 2014

Updated on 2017
Total Deposits

8,352.58

Mar 2017

8,033.44

Dec 2016

474.44

Dec 2004

8,352.58

Mar 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 2004 - Mar 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Tax Revenue

2,000.59

2016

1,934.40

2015

107.75

1998

2,000.59

2016

USD mn

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Current Account Balance

-3.35

2022

-3.48

2021

-3.67

2020

0.00

2000

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth

3.10

2022

3.10

2021

-26.32

1990

188.82

1980

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Government Net Debt

152,655.51

2022

138,738.56

2021

15,799.88

2001

152,655.51

2022

LAK bn

yearly

2001 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Government Revenue

40,599.93

2022

36,709.22

2021

2,248.90

2000

40,599.93

2022

LAK bn

yearly

2000 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Government Expenditure

50,372.61

2022

45,736.43

2021

2,822.40

2000

50,372.61

2022

LAK bn

yearly

2000 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

6.74

2022

7.01

2021

-2.10

1988

15.33

1981

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita

2,883.36

2022

2,700.35

2021

156.14

1988

2,883.36

2022

USD

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita

8,614.94

2022

8,057.06

2021

521.33

1980

8,614.94

2022

Intl $

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Population

8.02

2022

7.87

2021

3.24

1980

8.02

2022

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth

9.16

2022

6.94

2021

-38.31

1980

122.65

1981

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars

6,700.00

Dec 2016

3,800.00

Jun 2016

100.00

Dec 2005

9,000.00

Dec 2015

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2016

Updated on Mar 2017
Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars

4,200.00

Dec 2016

2,400.00

Jun 2016

1,000.00

Dec 2006

9,800.00

Dec 2014

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2016

Updated on Mar 2017
Exports: Telecommunication Equipment

93,624.42

2016

195,848.17

2015

13.04

1995

195,848.17

2015

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Imports: Telecommunication Equipment

77,433.59

2016

172,502.64

2015

4,235.75

1999

172,502.64

2015

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Exports: Television

2.10

2016

36.48

2015

0.07

2001

183.18

2007

USD th

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Imports: Television

933.74

2016

10,639.45

2015

933.74

2016

12,774.33

2001

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Teledensity: Fixed Line

17.72

2016

13.71

2015

0.03

1960

17.72

2016

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Exports: Medicament

69.32

2015

106.78

2014

1.25

1998

1,711.80

2009

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2015

Updated on 2016
Imports: Medicament

12,397.08

2016

2,261.20

2015

40.44

1999

12,397.08

2016

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

171.23

2015

130.78

2014

1.78

2004

192.50

2006

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2015

Updated on 2016
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

27,659.58

2016

1,744.72

2015

29.24

2003

27,659.58

2016

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Minerals Production

2,114,281.00

2015

1,453,823.00

2014

1,203,970.00

2010

2,114,281.00

2015

Metric Ton

yearly

2009 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Aluminum: Exports

65.87

2015

17.17

2014

0.68

2002

529.88

2003

USD th

yearly

1996 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Gold Production

5,265.00

2014

6,838.00

2013

25.00

1997

8,879.00

2003

kg

yearly

1997 - 2014

Updated on 2016
Silver Production

30.00

2014

29.71

2013

4.70

2008

30.00

2014

Metric Ton

yearly

2008 - 2014

Updated on 2016