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National Accounts Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Investment: % of GDP

26.4

2016

28.2

2015

6.2

1984

34.1

2007

%

yearly

1984 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Real GDP Growth

7.6

2015

7.6

2014

6.2

2003

9.3

2007

%

yearly

2003 - 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
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
Gross Savings Rate

12.7

2015

10.6

2014

-0.6

1988

21.1

2009

%

yearly

1984 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Nominal GDP Growth

7.48

2015

11.82

2014

7.48

2015

24.30

2006

%

yearly

2003 - 2015

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
GDP Deflator Growth

-0.1

2015

4.0

2014

-0.1

2015

15.9

2006

%

yearly

2003 - 2015

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
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
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
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
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
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
Production Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
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
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
Government and Public Finance Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
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: 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 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 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
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP

-3.7

2015

-2.2

2014

-4.7

2013

-0.7

2012

%

yearly

2006 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Demographic and Labour Market Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Population

6.5

2015

6.8

2014

1.7

1950

6.8

2014

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2015

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
Forecast: Population

8.02

2022

7.87

2021

3.24

1980

8.02

2022

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Unemployment Rate

1.48

2016

1.42

2015

1.33

2014

2.60

1995

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 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
Domestic Trade and Household Survey Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
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
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
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
Inflation Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth

-0.0

Jul 2017

0.4

Jun 2017

-2.3

Aug 2009

167.1

Mar 1999

%

monthly

May 1994 - Jul 2017

Updated on Aug 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
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth

3.10

2022

3.10

2021

-26.32

1990

188.82

1980

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Foreign Trade Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
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
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 Jun 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
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: Medicament

69.32

2015

106.78

2014

1.25

1998

1,711.80

2009

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2015

Updated on 2016
Aluminum: Exports

65.87

2015

17.17

2014

0.68

2002

529.88

2003

USD th

yearly

1996 - 2015

Updated on 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
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
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
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth

9.16

2022

6.94

2021

-38.31

1980

122.65

1981

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
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
Balance of Payments Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
External Debt: % of GDP

37.7

2016

39.5

2015

36.5

2011

101.0

1998

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Foreign Portfolio Investment

281.95

Dec 2016

312.08

Sep 2016

-69.81

Jun 2016

356.91

Dec 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Dec 2016

Updated on Jul 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
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

9.5

2015

7.7

2014

0.3

2002

9.5

2015

%

yearly

1988 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Current Account Balance: % of GDP

-18.0

2015

-9.9

2014

-18.0

2015

6.2

1999

%

yearly

1984 - 2015

Updated on 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
Forecast: Current Account Balance

-3.35

2022

-3.48

2021

-3.67

2020

0.00

2000

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2022

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
Monetary Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
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
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
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

6.81

2014

5.96

2013

5.96

2013

12.27

2007

%

yearly

2002 - 2014

Updated on 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves

914.6

Mar 2017

799.9

Feb 2017

0.4

Mar 1989

1,165.2

Jun 2015

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1988 - 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
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 Jun 2017
Reserve Requirement Ratio

5.0

Jul 2017

5.0

Jun 2017

5.0

Jul 2017

8.0

Apr 2006

%

monthly

Jan 2002 - Jul 2017

Updated on Jul 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
Total Deposits

8,033.44

Dec 2016

7,793.58

Sep 2016

474.44

Dec 2004

8,033.44

Dec 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 2004 - Dec 2016

Updated on May 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 Jun 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
Interest and Foreign Exchange Rates Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Exchange Rate against USD

8,261.000

Jul 2017

8,232.773

Jun 2017

10.000

May 1981

10,900.938

Jul 2005

LAK/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Jul 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Policy Rate

4.25

Jul 2017

4.25

Jun 2017

4.00

Aug 2010

35.00

Dec 2001

% pa

monthly

Dec 1992 - Jul 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Energy Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Electricity Production

15,134

2015

15,290

2014

844

1990

15,505

2013

GWh

yearly

1985 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Tourism Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Tourism Revenue

724

2016

725

2015

2

1991

725

2015

USD mn

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Tourism Revenue Growth

-0.2

2016

13.0

2015

-23.0

2003

227.3

1995

%

yearly

1992 - 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
Financial Market Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Equity Market Index

1,019.7

Jul 2017

1,012.7

Jun 2017

898.5

Oct 2011

1,749.7

Jan 2011

11Jan2011=1000

monthly

Jan 2011 - Jul 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Transport and Telecommunications Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
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
Number of Subscriber Mobile

3,727,162.00

2015

4,618,586.00

2014

0.00

1991

5,480,851.00

2011

Person

yearly

1960 - 2015

Updated on 2016
Number of Subscriber Fixed Line

962,497.00

2015

920,756.00

2014

736.00

1960

962,497.00

2015

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2015

Updated on 2016
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
Teledensity: Fixed Line

13.71

2015

13.36

2014

0.03

1960

13.71

2015

Number

yearly

1960 - 2015

Updated on 2016
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: Mobile

53.10

2015

66.99

2014

0.00

1991

84.05

2011

Number

yearly

1960 - 2015

Updated on 2016