Laos Population

1950 - 2018 | Yearly | Person mn | CEIC Data

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Laos's Population reached 7.0 million people in Jun 2018, compared with the previously reported figure of 6.9 million people in Jun 2017. Laos's population data is updated yearly, available from Jun 1950 to Jun 2018. The data reached an all-time high of 7.0 million people in Jun 2018 and a record low of 1.7 million people in Jun 1950. CEIC extends history for annual Population. Lao Statistics Bureau provides Mid-year Population. Population prior to 2000 is sourced from the International Monetary Fund. Population is in annual frequency, ending in June of each year.

In the latest reports, Laos's Unemployment Rate dropped to 0.6 % in Dec 2019. The country's Labour Force Participation Rate increased to 78.3 % in Dec 2019.

What was Laos's Population in 2018?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

7.0

Person mn 2018 yearly 1950 - 2018

6.9

Person mn 2017 yearly 1950 - 2018

1.7

1950

7.0

2018

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2018

Updated on 16 Dec 2019

Population by Country Comparison

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Country/Region Last Previous Frequency Range
Albania (Person mn)

2.8

2019

2.9

2018

yearly

1989 - 2019

Updated on 2020-03-26
Algeria (Person mn)

43.4

2019

42.6

2018

yearly

1950 - 2019

Updated on 2020-05-13
Argentina (Person mn)

44.5

2018

44.0

2017

yearly

1950 - 2018

Updated on 2019-01-23
Armenia (Person mn)

3.0

2019

3.0

2018

yearly

1989 - 2019

Updated on 2020-02-07
Australia (Person mn)

25.5

2019

25.2

2018

yearly

1950 - 2019

Updated on 2020-06-18
Austria (Person mn)

8.9

2018

8.8

2017

yearly

1950 - 2018

Updated on 2019-09-02
Azerbaijan (Person mn)

10.1

2019

10.0

2018

yearly

1925 - 2019

Updated on 2020-05-12
Bahrain (%)

73.4

2019

73.1

2018

yearly

1990 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-10
Bangladesh (Person mn)

165.6

2019

163.7

2018

yearly

1990 - 2019

Updated on 2019-04-02
Belarus (Person mn)

9.4

2019

9.5

2018

yearly

1949 - 2019

Updated on 2020-03-31
Belgium (Person mn)

11.5

2019

11.4

2018

yearly

1953 - 2019

Updated on 2020-05-26
Bolivia (Person mn)

11.7

2020

11.5

2019

yearly

1950 - 2020

Updated on 2020-01-06
Bosnia and Herzegovina (Person mn)

3.5

2017

3.5

2016

yearly

1996 - 2017

Updated on 2019-11-25
Botswana (Person mn)

2.4

2020

2.3

2019

yearly

1950 - 2020

Updated on 2020-01-06
Brazil (Person mn)

210.1

2019

208.5

2018

yearly

1950 - 2019

Updated on 2019-12-16
Brunei (Person mn)

0.4

2020

0.4

2019

yearly

1950 - 2020

Updated on 2020-01-07
Bulgaria (Person mn)

7.0

2019

7.0

2018

yearly

1900 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-13
Cambodia (Person mn)

16.7

2020

16.5

2019

yearly

1950 - 2020

Updated on 2020-01-06
Canada (Person mn)

37.6

2019

37.1

2018

yearly

1950 - 2019

Updated on 2019-09-30
Chile (Person mn)

19.2

2019

18.9

2018

yearly

1950 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-28
China (Person mn)

1,395.4

2018

1,390.1

2017

yearly

1949 - 2018

Updated on 2019-01-21
Colombia (Person mn)

50.4

2019

49.8

2018

yearly

1950 - 2019

Updated on 2019-12-31
Croatia (Person mn)

4.1

2019

4.1

2018

yearly

1960 - 2019

Updated on 2020-02-21
Cyprus (Person mn)

0.9

2018

0.9

2017

yearly

1974 - 2018

Updated on 2019-11-29
Czech Republic (Person mn)

10.7

2019

10.6

2018

yearly

1950 - 2019

Updated on 2020-03-20
Denmark (Person mn)

5.8

2019

5.8

2018

yearly

1900 - 2019

Updated on 2020-02-11
Ecuador (Person mn)

17.6

2020

17.4

2019

yearly

1950 - 2020

Updated on 2020-01-06
Egypt (Person mn)

98.9

2019

97.1

2018

yearly

1980 - 2019

Updated on 2020-06-08
Estonia (Person mn)

1.3

2019

1.3

2018

yearly

1999 - 2019

Updated on 2020-05-19
European Union (Person mn)

446.8

2018

446.1

2017

yearly

1959 - 2018

Updated on 2020-02-18
Finland (Person mn)

5.5

2019

5.5

2018

yearly

1749 - 2019

Updated on 2020-03-24
France (Person mn)

67.0

2019

66.9

2018

yearly

1949 - 2019

Updated on 2020-01-14
Georgia (Person mn)

3.7

2019

3.7

2018

yearly

1950 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-30
Germany (Person mn)

83.2

2019

83.0

2018

yearly

1950 - 2019

Updated on 2020-05-19
Greece (Person mn)

10.4

2020

10.5

2019

yearly

1950 - 2020

Updated on 2020-01-07
Hong Kong SAR, China (Person mn)

7.5

2019

7.5

2018

yearly

1960 - 2019

Updated on 2020-02-18
Hungary (%)

62.6

Mar 2020

63.0

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-04-28
Iceland (Person mn)

0.4

2019

0.4

2018

yearly

1732 - 2019

Updated on 2020-03-20
India (Person mn)

1,341.0

2020

1,327.0

2019

yearly

1951 - 2020

Updated on 2020-05-21
Indonesia (Person mn)

264.2

2018

261.4

2017

yearly

1950 - 2018

Updated on 2019-12-16
Iran (Person mn)

81.1

2018

79.9

2017

yearly

1950 - 2018

Updated on 2019-08-29
Ireland (Person mn)

4.9

2019

4.9

2018

yearly

1900 - 2019

Updated on 2019-08-27
Israel (Person mn)

9.1

2019

9.0

2018

yearly

1949 - 2019

Updated on 2020-03-04
Italy (Person mn)

60.5

2020

60.6

2019

yearly

1950 - 2020

Updated on 2020-01-06
Ivory Coast (Person mn)

26.4

2020

25.7

2019

yearly

1950 - 2020

Updated on 2020-01-06
Japan (Person mn)

126.1

2019

126.4

2018

yearly

1899 - 2019

Updated on 2020-05-20
Jordan (Person mn)

10.6

2019

10.3

2018

yearly

1950 - 2019

Updated on 2020-01-21
Kenya (Person mn)

47.6

2019

47.8

2018

yearly

1950 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-30
South Korea (Person mn)

51.7

2019

51.6

2018

yearly

1956 - 2019

Updated on 2020-03-25
Kosovo (%)

40.5

2019

40.9

2018

yearly

2002 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-02
Kuwait (Person mn)

4.6

2018

4.5

2017

yearly

1990 - 2018

Updated on 2019-03-18
Kyrgyzstan (Person mn)

6.5

2019

6.4

2018

yearly

1950 - 2019

Updated on 2020-06-01
Latvia (Person mn)

1.9

2019

1.9

2018

yearly

1960 - 2019

Updated on 2020-05-28
Lebanon (Person mn)

6.8

2020

6.9

2019

yearly

1950 - 2020

Updated on 2020-01-06
Lithuania (Person mn)

2.8

2019

2.8

2018

yearly

1960 - 2019

Updated on 2020-05-28
Luxembourg (Person mn)

0.6

2019

0.6

2018

yearly

1960 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-01
Macau SAR, China (Person mn)

0.7

2019

0.7

2018

yearly

1950 - 2019

Updated on 2020-03-06
North Macedonia (Person mn)

2.1

2019

2.1

2018

yearly

1950 - 2019

Updated on 2020-06-19
Malawi (Person mn)

19.1

2020

18.6

2019

yearly

1950 - 2020

Updated on 2020-01-06
Malaysia (Person mn)

32.6

2019

32.4

2018

yearly

1947 - 2019

Updated on 2019-12-02
Malta (Person mn)

0.4

2020

0.4

2019

yearly

1950 - 2020

Updated on 2020-01-06
Mauritius (Person mn)

1.3

2019

1.3

2018

yearly

1950 - 2019

Updated on 2020-03-11
Mexico (Person mn)

126.0

2019

124.7

2018

yearly

1950 - 2019

Updated on 2020-01-02
Moldova (Person mn)

3.5

2018

3.5

2017

yearly

1950 - 2018

Updated on 2020-02-14
Mongolia (Person mn)

3.3

2019

3.2

2018

yearly

1935 - 2019

Updated on 2020-06-11
Montenegro (Person mn)

0.6

2018

0.6

2017

yearly

1921 - 2018

Updated on 2019-11-26
Morocco (Person mn)

34.9

2017

34.5

2016

yearly

1960 - 2017

Updated on 2019-09-16
Myanmar (Person mn)

54.4

2020

54.0

2019

yearly

1950 - 2020

Updated on 2020-01-06
Nepal (Person mn)

29.9

2020

29.5

2019

yearly

1950 - 2020

Updated on 2020-04-29
Netherlands (Person mn)

17.3

2018

17.2

2017

yearly

1899 - 2018

Updated on 2019-07-15
New Zealand (Person mn)

5.0

2019

4.9

2018

yearly

1950 - 2019

Updated on 2020-05-17
Nigeria (Person mn)

206.1

2020

201.0

2019

yearly

1950 - 2020

Updated on 2020-01-06
Norway (Person mn)

5.4

2019

5.3

2018

yearly

1845 - 2019

Updated on 2020-02-27
Oman (Person mn)

4.6

2019

4.6

2018

yearly

1977 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-30
Pakistan (Person mn)

211.2

2019

207.1

2018

yearly

1950 - 2019

Updated on 2020-06-22
Panama (Person mn)

4.2

2019

4.2

2018

yearly

1950 - 2019

Updated on 2020-01-02
Paraguay (Person mn)

7.2

2019

7.1

2018

yearly

1950 - 2019

Updated on 2020-03-17
Peru (Person mn)

32.5

2019

32.2

2018

yearly

1950 - 2019

Updated on 2020-01-02
Philippines (Person mn)

109.6

2020

108.1

2019

yearly

1950 - 2020

Updated on 2020-01-06
Poland (Person mn)

38.4

2019

38.4

2018

yearly

1946 - 2019

Updated on 2020-02-25
Portugal (Person mn)

10.3

2019

10.3

2018

yearly

1960 - 2019

Updated on 2020-06-15
Qatar (Person mn)

2.6

2019

2.6

2018

yearly

1984 - 2019

Updated on 2019-07-03
Romania (Person mn)

19.4

2018

19.5

2017

yearly

1930 - 2018

Updated on 2020-02-19
Russia (Person mn)

146.7

2019

146.8

2018

yearly

1949 - 2019

Updated on 2020-03-20
Saudi Arabia (Person mn)

34.2

2019

33.4

2018

yearly

1950 - 2019

Updated on 2019-12-13
Serbia (%)

54.0

Mar 2020

55.0

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-29
Singapore (Person mn)

5.7

2019

5.6

2018

yearly

1950 - 2019

Updated on 2019-11-14
Slovakia (Person mn)

5.5

2019

5.5

2018

yearly

1945 - 2019

Updated on 2020-05-21
Slovenia (Person mn)

2.1

2019

2.1

2018

yearly

1920 - 2019

Updated on 2020-05-15
South Africa (Person mn)

58.8

2019

57.9

2018

yearly

1960 - 2019

Updated on 2019-08-30
Spain (Person mn)

47.4

2019

47.0

2018

yearly

1950 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-21
Sri Lanka (Person mn)

21.8

2019

21.7

2018

yearly

1948 - 2019

Updated on 2019-11-11
Sudan (Person mn)

37.3

2014

36.2

2013

yearly

1970 - 2014

Updated on 2020-03-10
Sweden (Person mn)

10.3

2019

10.2

2018

yearly

1749 - 2019

Updated on 2020-02-20
Switzerland (Person mn)

8.5

2018

8.5

2017

yearly

1950 - 2018

Updated on 2019-11-25
Syria (Person mn)

25.0

2018

24.4

2017

yearly

1950 - 2018

Updated on 2019-08-30
Taiwan (Person mn)

23.6

2019

23.6

2018

yearly

1950 - 2019

Updated on 2020-01-10
Tajikistan (Person mn)

9.1

2018

8.9

2017

yearly

1950 - 2018

Updated on 2020-02-19
Thailand (Person mn)

66.6

2019

66.4

2018

yearly

1950 - 2019

Updated on 2020-02-25
Tunisia (Person mn)

11.7

2019

11.6

2018

yearly

1960 - 2019

Updated on 2020-01-15
Turkey (Person mn)

83.2

2019

82.0

2018

yearly

1927 - 2019

Updated on 2020-02-19
Ukraine (%)

63.2

Dec 2019

64.0

Sep 2019

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-24
United Arab Emirates (Person mn)

9.9

2020

9.8

2019

yearly

1950 - 2020

Updated on 2020-01-06
United Kingdom (Person mn)

67.9

2020

67.5

2019

yearly

1950 - 2020

Updated on 2020-02-19
United States (Person mn)

329.2

2019

327.6

2018

yearly

1900 - 2019

Updated on 2020-01-30
Uruguay (Person mn)

3.5

2020

3.5

2019

yearly

1950 - 2020

Updated on 2020-01-06
Vietnam (Person mn)

96.5

2019

95.4

2018

yearly

1955 - 2019

Updated on 2020-02-18
Yemen (Person mn)

28.2

2017

27.4

2016

yearly

1950 - 2017

Updated on 2020-05-12

Laos Key Series

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

18,141.7

2018

17,063.4

2017

yearly

1980 - 2018

Updated on 2020-01-28
Real GDP Growth (%)

6.2

2018

6.9

2017

yearly

2003 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-01
Nominal GDP Growth (%)

8.327

2018

8.833

2017

yearly

1981 - 2018

Updated on 2019-11-13
GDP per Capita (USD)

2,585.000

2018

2,468.000

2017

yearly

1980 - 2018

Updated on 2019-12-17
GDP Deflator Growth (%)

2.0

2018

1.8

2017

yearly

2003 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-01
Private Consumption Expenditure (USD mn)

10,383.476

2016

10,250.333

2015

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2019-12-20
Private Consumption: % of GDP (%)

64.4

2016

71.2

2015

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2019-03-29
Public Consumption Expenditure (USD mn)

2,208.204

2016

2,173.914

2015

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2019-12-20
Public Consumption: % of GDP (%)

14.0

2016

15.1

2015

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2019-12-20
Investment: % of GDP (%)

29.0

2016

31.6

2015

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2019-12-24
Gross National Product (USD mn)

17,745.839

2019

17,115.982

2018

yearly

1984 - 2019

Updated on 2020-07-01
Gross Savings Rate (%)

18.4

2016

11.3

2015

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2020-05-25
Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita (PPP Intl $)

11,541.008

2024

10,748.354

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita (USD)

3,856.492

2024

3,599.166

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Forecast: Real GDP Growth (%)

5.601

2021

0.723

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Production Last Previous Frequency Range
Minerals Production (Metric Ton)

14,719,538.000

2017

14,212,888.000

2016

yearly

2009 - 2017

Updated on 2019-04-29
Gold Production (kg)

5,988.000

2017

6,764.000

2016

yearly

1997 - 2017

Updated on 2019-11-28
Silver Production (Metric Ton)

38.000

2016

49.900

2015

yearly

2008 - 2016

Updated on 2019-08-27
Industrial Production: Textiles: Clothing (Piece th)

36,932.180

2018

41,018.720

2017

yearly

1985 - 2018

Updated on 2020-03-09
Agricultural Production: Upland Rice: Total (Ton)

184,695.000

2018

217,694.000

2017

yearly

1976 - 2018

Updated on 2020-03-09
Agricultural Production: Maize: Total (Ton)

1,192,525.000

2017

1,552,360.000

2016

yearly

1976 - 2017

Updated on 2019-04-24
Government and Public Finance Last Previous Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%)

-4.7

2018

-5.6

2017

yearly

2012 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-29
Forecast: Government Expenditure (LAK bn)

50,372.610

2022

45,736.434

2021

yearly

2000 - 2022

Updated on 2020-04-28
Govt Budget: Revenue: Tax: VAT (LAK bn)

5,201.470

2018

5,149.570

2017

yearly

2013 - 2018

Updated on 2019-04-18
Govt Budget: Revenue: Tax: Excise Tax (LAK bn)

4,742.820

2018

3,788.800

2017

yearly

2013 - 2018

Updated on 2019-04-18
Govt Budget: Revenue (LAK bn)

21,795.660

2018

20,418.430

2017

yearly

2013 - 2018

Updated on 2019-04-18
Govt Budget: Total Expenditure (TE) (LAK bn)

31,002.850

2018

30,426.490

2017

yearly

2013 - 2018

Updated on 2019-04-18
Govt Budget: TE: Current Expenditure (CE) (LAK bn)

18,430.240

2018

17,534.040

2017

yearly

2013 - 2018

Updated on 2019-04-18
Govt Budget: TE: Capital Expenditure (LAK bn)

12,572.610

2018

12,892.450

2017

yearly

2013 - 2018

Updated on 2019-04-18
Govt Budget: Revenue: Tax: Income Tax (LAK bn)

1,619.010

2018

1,656.580

2017

yearly

2013 - 2018

Updated on 2019-04-18
Demographic and Labour Market Last Previous Frequency Range
Population (Person mn)

7.0

2018

6.9

2017

yearly

1950 - 2018

Updated on 2019-12-16
Labour Force Participation Rate (%)

78.5

2019

78.4

2018

yearly

1990 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-10
Employed Persons (Person)

3,474,582.000

2014

2,738,893.000

2004

yearly

1994 - 2014

Updated on 2019-03-29
Unemployment Rate (%)

0.63

2019

0.64

2018

yearly

1991 - 2019

Updated on 2020-04-09
Forecast: Population (Person mn)

7.694

2024

7.585

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
Population: Mid Year (Person)

7,013,000.000

2018

6,901,000.000

2017

yearly

1976 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-01
Population: Mid Year: Male (Person)

3,458,000.000

2017

3,401,000.000

2016

yearly

1976 - 2017

Updated on 2019-03-13
Population: Mid Year: Male (Person)

3,458,000.000

2017

3,401,000.000

2016

yearly

1976 - 2017

Updated on 2019-03-13
Population: Mid Year: Male (Person)

3,458,000.000

2017

3,401,000.000

2016

yearly

1976 - 2017

Updated on 2019-03-13
Population: Mid Year: Female (Person)

3,443,000.000

2017

3,386,000.000

2016

yearly

1976 - 2017

Updated on 2019-03-13
Population: Mid Year: Female (Person)

3,443,000.000

2017

3,386,000.000

2016

yearly

1976 - 2017

Updated on 2019-03-13
Population: Mid Year: Female (Person)

3,443,000.000

2017

3,386,000.000

2016

yearly

1976 - 2017

Updated on 2019-03-13
Domestic Trade and Household Survey Last Previous Frequency Range
Motor Vehicles Sales (Unit)

10,400

2019

8,906

2018

yearly

2005 - 2019

Updated on 2020-03-13
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth (%)

16.8

2019

9.8

2018

yearly

2006 - 2019

Updated on 2020-03-13
Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars (Unit)

6,336.000

Dec 2019

5,165.000

Dec 2018

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-13
Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars (Unit)

4,064.000

Dec 2019

3,741.000

Dec 2018

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-13
Inflation Last Previous Frequency Range
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth (%)

5.5

May 2020

5.8

Apr 2020

monthly

May 1994 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-06-10
CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change (%)

10.774

May 2020

11.237

Apr 2020

monthly

Dec 2011 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-06-10
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth (%)

4.900

2021

6.500

2020

yearly

1980 - 2021

Updated on 2020-04-14
Foreign Trade Last Previous Frequency Range
Trade Balance (USD mn)

-338.6

Dec 2019

20.4

Sep 2019

quarterly

Dec 1992 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-03-11
Total Exports (USD mn)

1,550.1

Mar 2020

1,496.2

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-16
Total Exports Growth (%)

11.8

Mar 2020

4.0

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-16
Aluminum: Exports (USD th)

1,402.415

2018

422.457

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2019-12-02
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%)

2.867

2024

7.347

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-09
Exports: Medicament (USD th)

6.182

2018

7.632

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-25
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th)

52.202

2018

42.922

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-25
Total Imports (USD mn)

1,417.7

Mar 2020

1,834.8

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-16
Total Imports Growth (USD mn)

1,550.1

Mar 2020

1,496.2

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-16
Imports: Medicament (USD th)

21,392.431

2018

17,918.509

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-25
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th)

12,289.019

2018

10,511.963

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-25
Exp: MH: I: Wood & Wood Products (USD mn)

13.480

Jun 2019

13.090

Mar 2019

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Jun 2019

Updated on 2019-10-02
Exp: MH: I: Garments (USD mn)

51.270

Sep 2019

50.270

Jun 2019

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Sep 2019

Updated on 2020-03-19
Exp: MH: I: Mineral Products (USD mn)

366.720

Jun 2019

357.470

Mar 2019

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Jun 2019

Updated on 2019-10-02
Exp: Electricity (USD mn)

336.490

Sep 2019

319.090

Jun 2019

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Sep 2019

Updated on 2020-03-19
Imp: Durable Goods: Electrical Machinery and Equipment (USD mn)

151.870

Jun 2019

100.560

Mar 2019

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Jun 2019

Updated on 2019-10-02
Imp: Capital Goods: Vehicals and Vehical Equipments (USD mn)

144.240

Jun 2019

156.590

Mar 2019

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Jun 2019

Updated on 2019-10-02
Imp: Capital Goods: Machinery and Mechanical Equipments (USD mn)

211.020

Jun 2019

202.760

Mar 2019

quarterly

Mar 2013 - Jun 2019

Updated on 2019-10-02
Exports: Intra-ASEAN: Vietnam (USD th)

885,344.000

2018

722,769.000

2017

yearly

2007 - 2018

Updated on 2020-06-26
Exports: Extra-ASEAN: China (USD th)

1,546,520.000

2018

1,239,831.000

2017

yearly

2007 - 2018

Updated on 2020-06-26
Exports: Extra-ASEAN: EU 27 Countries (USD th)

183,300.000

2018

174,887.000

2017

yearly

2007 - 2018

Updated on 2020-06-26
Exports: Extra-ASEAN: India (USD th)

128,765.000

2018

161,762.000

2017

yearly

2008 - 2018

Updated on 2020-06-26
Imports: Intra-ASEAN: Thailand (USD th)

2,864,977.000

2018

2,497,369.000

2017

yearly

2010 - 2018

Updated on 2020-06-26
Imports: Intra-ASEAN: Vietnam (USD th)

385,735.000

2018

369,956.000

2017

yearly

2010 - 2018

Updated on 2020-06-26
Imports: Extra-ASEAN: China (USD th)

1,754,568.000

2018

1,509,650.000

2017

yearly

2010 - 2018

Updated on 2020-06-26
Imports: Extra-ASEAN: EU 27 Countries (USD th)

188,163.000

2018

193,255.000

2017

yearly

2010 - 2018

Updated on 2020-06-26
Imports: Extra-ASEAN: Japan (USD th)

159,336.000

2018

150,178.000

2017

yearly

2010 - 2018

Updated on 2020-06-26
Exports: Intra-ASEAN: Thailand (USD th)

2,528,134.000

2018

2,363,288.000

2017

yearly

2007 - 2018

Updated on 2020-06-26
Exports: China (USD)

505,381,150.000

2014

325,713,881.000

2013

yearly

2002 - 2014

Updated on 2016-04-08
Exports: Australia (USD)

485,914,669.000

2014

793,924,376.000

2013

yearly

2002 - 2014

Updated on 2016-04-08
Exports: Thailand (USD)

1,636,861,063.000

2014

1,564,652,777.000

2013

yearly

2002 - 2014

Updated on 2016-04-08
Exports: Vietnam (USD)

536,508,684.000

2014

353,759,060.000

2013

yearly

2002 - 2014

Updated on 2016-04-08
Exports: United Kingdom (USD)

45,091,480.000

2014

64,411,420.000

2013

yearly

2002 - 2014

Updated on 2016-06-08
Imports: China (USD)

794,440,678.000

2014

596,699,502.000

2013

yearly

2002 - 2014

Updated on 2016-06-08
Imports: Thailand (USD)

2,936,151,889.000

2014

2,282,003,305.000

2013

yearly

2002 - 2014

Updated on 2016-06-08
Imports: Vietnam (USD)

346,827,070.000

2014

328,887,379.000

2013

yearly

2002 - 2014

Updated on 2016-06-08
Imports: Japan (USD)

107,767,887.000

2014

125,057,168.000

2013

yearly

2002 - 2014

Updated on 2016-06-08
Imports: South Korea (USD)

63,440,630.000

2014

98,786,383.000

2013

yearly

2002 - 2014

Updated on 2016-06-08
Balance of Payments Last Previous Frequency Range
Current Account Balance (USD mn)

-31.1

Mar 2020

-349.8

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-16
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%)

-7.9

2018

-7.4

2017

yearly

1984 - 2018

Updated on 2019-11-20
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn)

239.2

Mar 2020

170.7

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-16
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%)

7.3

2018

9.9

2017

yearly

1988 - 2018

Updated on 2020-02-28
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn)

-0.263

Mar 2020

-115.373

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-16
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%)

2.971

2018

1.914

2017

yearly

1984 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-10
External Debt (USD mn)

9,761.5

2018

8,561.2

2017

yearly

1996 - 2018

Updated on 2019-04-18
External Debt: % of GDP (%)

54.3

2018

50.0

2017

yearly

1996 - 2018

Updated on 2019-04-18
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (USD mn)

-31.1

Mar 2020

-349.8

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-16
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn)

-3.234

2024

-2.975

2023

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2020-04-28
BoP: FA: Porfolio Investment (USD mn)

361.05

Dec 2017

-0.98

Sep 2017

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-23
FDI (USD th)

7,927,677.215

2019

1,046,170.477

2018

yearly

2010 - 2019

Updated on 2020-03-30
FDI: France (USD th)

440,000.000

2019

0.000

2018

yearly

2000 - 2019

Updated on 2020-03-26
FDI: Korea (USD th)

0.000

2019

0.000

2018

yearly

2000 - 2019

Updated on 2020-03-26
FDI: Thailand (USD th)

722,969.507

2019

17,750.000

2018

yearly

2000 - 2019

Updated on 2020-03-26
FDI: China (USD th)

1,072,237.229

2019

755,206.922

2018

yearly

2000 - 2019

Updated on 2020-06-01
FDI: Vietnam (USD th)

64,508.549

2019

5,000.000

2018

yearly

2000 - 2019

Updated on 2020-03-26
FDI: Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (USD mn)

381.683

2017

14.500

2016

yearly

2015 - 2017

Updated on 2018-11-19
FDI: Mining and Quarrying (USD mn)

126.792

2017

877.000

2016

yearly

2015 - 2017

Updated on 2018-11-19
FDI: Electricity, Gas and Air-Conditioning Supply (USD mn)

711.800

2017

220.000

2016

yearly

2015 - 2017

Updated on 2018-11-19
Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) (USD mn)

3,534.978

2017

1,192.570

2016

yearly

2000 - 2017

Updated on 2018-11-19
Monetary Last Previous Frequency Range
Money Supply M1 (USD mn)

1,638.558

Mar 2020

1,560.232

Dec 2019

quarterly

Dec 2005 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-11
Money Supply M2 (USD mn)

11,146.104

Mar 2020

10,886.176

Dec 2019

quarterly

Dec 2005 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-11
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%)

4.0

May 2020

4.0

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 2002 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-05-31
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn)

9,769.4

Mar 2020

9,687.4

Dec 2019

quarterly

Dec 1991 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-11
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%)

4.813

2018

5.955

2017

yearly

2002 - 2018

Updated on 2020-03-31
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA)

2.1

Mar 2020

1.6

Dec 2019

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-06-16
Gold Reserves (USD mn)

34.574

May 2019

34.715

Apr 2019

monthly

Jan 1989 - May 2019

Updated on 2019-08-19
Total Deposits (USD mn)

10,276.237

Sep 2019

9,909.968

Jun 2019

quarterly

Dec 2004 - Sep 2019

Updated on 2020-03-19
Total Deposits Growth (%)

13.989

Sep 2019

12.642

Jun 2019

quarterly

Dec 2005 - Sep 2019

Updated on 2020-03-19
Domestic Credit (USD mn)

9,769.4

Mar 2020

9,687.4

Dec 2019

quarterly

Dec 1991 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-11
Domestic Credit Growth (%)

8.2

Mar 2020

4.4

Dec 2019

quarterly

Dec 1992 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-11
Monetary Survey: Broad Money (M2) (LAK bn)

96,186.334

Dec 2019

90,529.058

Sep 2019

quarterly

Dec 1991 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-02-12
Monetary Survey: Narrow Money (M1) (LAK bn)

13,785.645

Dec 2019

11,898.252

Sep 2019

quarterly

Dec 1991 - Dec 2019

Updated on 2020-02-12
Reserve Requirement Rate: LAK (%)

5.000

2019

5.000

2018

yearly

1989 - 2019

Updated on 2019-12-31
Commercial Banks (CB): Deposits (LAK bn)

85,362.280

Jun 2019

82,957.270

Mar 2019

quarterly

Dec 2004 - Jun 2019

Updated on 2019-10-02
Commercial Banks (CB): Loans: Total (LAK bn)

75,279.634

Mar 2020

74,628.278

Dec 2019

quarterly

Dec 2004 - Mar 2020

Updated on 2020-05-11
Interest and Foreign Exchange Rates Last Previous Frequency Range
Exchange Rate against USD (LAK/USD)

8,974.750

May 2020

8,949.353

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 1957 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-05-29
Policy Rate (LAK/USD)

8,974.75

May 2020

8,949.35

Apr 2020

monthly

Jan 1957 - May 2020

Updated on 2020-05-29
Policy Rate: Month End: Short Term Lending Rate (% pa)

3.000

Jun 2020

3.000

May 2020

monthly

Dec 1992 - Jun 2020

Updated on 2020-06-30
Energy Last Previous Frequency Range
Electricity Production (GWh)

34,410

2018

31,550

2017

yearly

1985 - 2018

Updated on 2020-03-09
Tourism Last Previous Frequency Range
Visitor Arrivals (Person)

4,186,432

2018

3,868,838

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2019-06-20
Visitor Arrivals Growth (%)

8.2

2018

-8.7

2017

yearly

1996 - 2018

Updated on 2019-06-20
Tourism Revenue (USD mn)

811

2018

648

2017

yearly

1991 - 2018

Updated on 2019-04-02
Tourism Revenue Growth (%)

25.1

2018

-10.5

2017

yearly

1992 - 2018

Updated on 2019-04-02
Visitors Arrivals: Asia & Pacific: Thailand (Person)

1,929,934.000

2018

1,797,803.000

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2019-04-02
Visitors Arrivals: Asia & Pacific: Vietnam (Person)

867,585.000

2018

891,643.000

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2019-04-02
Visitors Arrivals: Asia & Pacific: China (Person)

805,833.000

2018

639,185.000

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2019-04-02
Visitors Arrivals: Asia & Pacific: Korea (Person)

174,405.000

2018

170,571.000

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2019-04-02
Visitors Arrivals: America: USA (Person)

49,178.000

2018

38,765.000

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2019-04-02
Tourism Revenue (USD th)

811,010.661

2018

648,067.008

2017

yearly

1991 - 2018

Updated on 2019-04-02
No of Hotels (Unit)

670.000

2018

569.000

2017

yearly

2002 - 2018

Updated on 2019-04-02
Financial Market Last Previous Frequency Range
Equity Market Index (11Jan2011=1000)

592.1

Jun 2020

602.6

May 2020

monthly

Jan 2011 - Jun 2020

Updated on 2020-06-30
LSX: Turnover Volume (Share)

1,768,300.000

Jun 2020

5,878,200.000

May 2020

monthly

Feb 2011 - Jun 2020

Updated on 2020-06-30
LSX: Turnover Value (LAK mn)

7,376.881

Jun 2020

5,412.927

May 2020

monthly

Feb 2011 - Jun 2020

Updated on 2020-06-30
Transport and Telecommunications Last Previous Frequency Range
Number of Subscriber Fixed Line (Unit)

1,482,276.000

2018

1,125,469.000

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2019-09-20
Number of Subscriber Mobile (Person)

3,662,336.000

2018

3,711,813.000

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-03-24
Teledensity: Fixed Line (Number)

20.991

2018

16.187

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-04-17
Teledensity: Mobile (Number)

51.863

2018

53.384

2017

yearly

1960 - 2018

Updated on 2020-05-20
Exports: Telecommunication Equipment (USD th)

307,652.887

2018

338,050.860

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2019-11-05
Exports: Television (USD th)

136.034

2018

85.887

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2019-11-05
Imports: Telecommunication Equipment (USD th)

218,054.435

2018

236,047.529

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2019-11-05
Imports: Television (USD th)

12,092.901

2018

9,979.882

2017

yearly

1995 - 2018

Updated on 2019-11-05
Passenger Carried: By Land (Person th)

74,200.000

2018

65,430.000

2017

yearly

1976 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-01
Passenger Carried: By Water (Person th)

4,091.000

2018

3,963.800

2017

yearly

1976 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-01
Passenger Carried: By Air (Person th)

3,380.000

2018

2,429.000

2017

yearly

1976 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-01
Freight Carried: By Land (Ton th)

6,012.000

2018

5,795.200

2017

yearly

1976 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-01
Passenger Carried: By Railway (Person th)

32.300

2017

30.800

2016

yearly

2014 - 2017

Updated on 2018-10-10
Freight Carried: By Water (Ton th)

2,823.000

2018

2,763.400

2017

yearly

1976 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-01
Freight Carried: By Air (Ton th)

6.300

2018

4.300

2017

yearly

1976 - 2018

Updated on 2019-10-01
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