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Laos Unemployment Rate

1991 - 2016 | Yearly | % | World Bank

Laos's Unemployment Rate increased to 1.48 % in Dec 2016, from the previously reported number of 1.42 % in Dec 2015. Laos's Unemployment Rate is updated yearly, available from Dec 1991 to Dec 2016, with an average rate of 1.83 %. The data reached an all-time high of 2.60 % in Dec 1995 and a record low of 1.33 % in Dec 2014. The data is reported by reported by World Bank.

In the latest reports, Laos's Population reached 6.60 million people in Jun 2016. The country's Labour Force Participation Rate increased to 77.61 % in Dec 2016.

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What was Laos's Unemployment Rate in 2016?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

1.48

2016

1.42

2015

1.33

2014

2.60

1995

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2017

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Unemployment Rate: Laos

Series Details
Series ID

355230607

Name

Unemployment Rate: Laos

Country

Laos

Frequency

Yearly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

World Bank

First Date

1991

Last Date

2017

Last Updated

22 Nov 2017

Statistics
Mean

1.79

Variance

0.18

Standard deviation

0.43

Skewness

0.57

Kurtosis

-1.06

Coefficient variation

0.24

Median

1.82

Max
1995

2.60

Min
2014

1.33

Previous observation
2016

1.48

Last observation
2017

1.53

Number of Observations

27

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Country Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
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4.10

Oct 2017

4.20

Sep 2017

2.50

Jun 1953

10.80

Dec 1982

%

monthly

Jan 1948 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Canada

6.30

Oct 2017

6.20

Sep 2017

5.80

Oct 2007

13.10

Dec 1982

%

monthly

Jan 1976 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
France

9.70

Sep 2017

9.50

Jun 2017

7.20

Mar 2008

10.70

Sep 1997

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Germany

3.60

Sep 2017

3.60

Aug 2017

3.60

Sep 2017

11.20

Aug 2005

%

monthly

Jan 1991 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Italy

11.11

Sep 2017

11.13

Aug 2017

5.73

Apr 2007

13.01

Nov 2014

%

monthly

Jan 1983 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Japan

2.80

Sep 2017

2.80

Aug 2017

1.00

Mar 1970

5.50

Jul 2009

%

monthly

Jan 1953 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
United Kingdom

4.25

Aug 2017

4.30

Jul 2017

3.40

Dec 1973

11.90

May 1984

%

monthly

Feb 1971 - Aug 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Austria

5.58

Sep 2017

5.53

Aug 2017

3.40

Apr 2001

6.25

Jun 2016

%

monthly

Jan 1993 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Belgium

7.07

Jun 2017

7.79

Mar 2017

6.20

Jun 2001

9.22

Sep 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Bulgaria

5.80

Sep 2017

6.30

Jun 2017

5.00

Dec 2008

21.60

Mar 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Cyprus

10.60

Jun 2017

13.50

Mar 2017

3.10

Jun 2008

17.60

Mar 2015

%

quarterly

Jun 2004 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Czech Republic

2.78

Sep 2017

2.96

Jun 2017

2.78

Sep 2017

8.67

Mar 2004

%

quarterly

Dec 2002 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Denmark

5.90

Jun 2017

6.30

Mar 2017

3.20

Jun 2008

8.10

Jun 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Finland

8.70

Sep 2017

8.70

Aug 2017

2.80

Jan 1990

17.60

Feb 1994

%

monthly

Jan 1988 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Greece

20.60

Aug 2017

20.90

Jul 2017

7.30

May 2008

27.90

Sep 2013

%

monthly

Apr 1998 - Aug 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Hungary

4.06

Sep 2017

4.25

Jun 2017

4.06

Sep 2017

11.94

Mar 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Iceland

2.90

Sep 2017

2.87

Aug 2017

2.45

Oct 2007

7.61

Apr 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Latvia

8.50

Sep 2017

8.90

Jun 2017

5.30

Dec 2007

21.30

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Lithuania

7.70

Sep 2017

7.50

Aug 2017

4.00

Nov 2007

18.30

Jul 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1998 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Argentina

8.70

Jun 2017

9.20

Mar 2017

5.90

Sep 2015

20.40

Mar 2003

%

quarterly

Dec 2002 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Luxembourg

5.80

Oct 2017

5.90

Sep 2017

2.20

Mar 2002

7.20

Jul 2014

%

monthly

Jan 1995 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Malta

4.10

Jun 2017

4.20

Mar 2017

4.10

Jun 2017

8.20

Sep 2003

%

quarterly

Dec 2000 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Bolivia

3.36

2016

3.51

2015

2.31

2012

5.48

2002

%

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Netherlands

5.40

Oct 2017

5.70

Sep 2017

4.40

Nov 2008

9.50

Feb 2014

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Norway

4.10

Aug 2017

4.20

Jul 2017

2.30

Apr 2008

6.80

Sep 1993

%

monthly

Jan 1989 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Brazil

12.40

Sep 2017

12.60

Aug 2017

6.20

Dec 2013

13.70

Mar 2017

%

monthly

Mar 2012 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Poland

5.00

Jun 2017

5.40

Mar 2017

5.00

Jun 2017

20.70

Mar 2004

%

quarterly

Dec 1999 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Chile

6.70

Sep 2017

6.60

Aug 2017

5.70

Dec 2013

11.63

Aug 2009

%

monthly

Mar 2009 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Romania

5.00

Sep 2017

5.10

Aug 2017

4.80

Apr 2017

8.80

Apr 2002

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Slovakia

8.10

Jun 2017

8.70

Mar 2017

8.10

Jun 2017

19.70

Mar 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Slovenia

6.40

Jun 2017

7.80

Mar 2017

4.10

Sep 2008

11.10

Mar 2013

%

quarterly

Jun 1997 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Ecuador

4.14

Sep 2017

4.49

Jun 2017

3.80

Dec 2014

5.71

Mar 2016

%

quarterly

Sep 2013 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Mexico

3.30

Sep 2017

3.31

Aug 2017

3.15

May 2006

5.98

Sep 2009

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Spain

16.38

Sep 2017

17.22

Jun 2017

4.41

Sep 1976

26.94

Mar 2013

%

quarterly

Sep 1976 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Panama

5.50

2016

5.10

2015

4.10

2013

13.00

2003

%

yearly

2003 - 2016

Updated on 2016
Paraguay

6.00

2016

5.40

2015

4.60

2012

10.70

2002

%

yearly

1998 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Switzerland

5.07

Sep 2017

5.05

Aug 2017

1.53

Jan 1991

5.49

Feb 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1991 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Peru

4.18

2016

3.51

2015

3.51

2015

5.94

2002

%

yearly

2001 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Uruguay

7.82

Aug 2017

7.60

Jul 2017

5.59

Dec 2011

13.20

Jan 2006

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Venezuela

7.33

Apr 2016

7.08

Mar 2016

5.53

Dec 2014

20.70

Feb 2003

%

monthly

Jan 1999 - Apr 2016

Updated on Jun 2016
Algeria

10.50

2016

11.20

2015

8.70

1984

28.80

2000

%

yearly

1982 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Australia

5.40

Oct 2017

5.46

Sep 2017

3.98

Feb 2008

11.20

Dec 1992

%

monthly

Feb 1978 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Bangladesh

4.07

2016

4.12

2015

2.20

1991

5.06

1997

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Brunei

2.00

2016

1.86

2015

1.66

2014

4.70

1991

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Cambodia

0.10

2015

0.10

2014

0.10

2015

0.75

2007

%

yearly

2007 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Bahrain

4.30

2016

3.50

2015

3.50

2015

16.40

2006

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2017
China

3.95

Sep 2017

3.95

Jun 2017

3.00

Jun 2000

4.30

Dec 2009

%

quarterly

Dec 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Botswana

18.37

2016

17.86

2015

12.92

2008

23.80

2003

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Hong Kong

3.00

Oct 2017

3.10

Sep 2017

1.00

Dec 1989

8.50

Jun 2003

%

monthly

Oct 1981 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
India

3.46

2016

3.49

2015

3.46

2016

4.40

2005

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Israel

4.06

Sep 2017

4.12

Aug 2017

4.06

Sep 2017

7.09

Mar 2012

%

monthly

Jan 2012 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Indonesia

5.61

2016

6.18

2015

1.62

1984

11.24

2005

%

yearly

1984 - 2016

Updated on 2016
Jordan

18.00

May 2017

18.20

Feb 2017

10.80

May 2007

18.20

Feb 2017

%

quarterly

Feb 2000 - May 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
South Korea

3.60

Oct 2017

3.70

Sep 2017

3.00

Sep 2013

7.10

Jun 1999

%

monthly

Jun 1999 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Malawi

6.60

2013

1.00

2011

1.00

2011

6.60

2013

%

yearly

2005 - 2013

Updated on 2016
Malaysia

3.50

Sep 2017

3.40

Aug 2017

3.20

Feb 2016

3.60

Nov 2016

%

monthly

Jan 2016 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Laos

1.48

2016

1.42

2015

1.33

2014

2.60

1995

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Macau

2.00

Sep 2017

2.00

Aug 2017

1.70

Apr 2015

7.10

Jun 2000

%

monthly

Sep 1996 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Myanmar

0.81

2016

0.80

2015

0.80

2015

0.92

1991

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Nepal

3.21

2016

3.03

2015

1.85

1999

4.50

1996

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2017
New Zealand

4.60

Sep 2017

4.80

Jun 2017

3.30

Dec 2007

11.20

Sep 1991

%

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Pakistan

5.94

2015

5.96

2014

3.04

1986

8.27

2003

%

yearly

1980 - 2015

Updated on 2016
Philippines

5.60

Jul 2017

5.70

Apr 2017

4.70

Oct 2016

14.40

Apr 1991

%

quarterly

Jul 1982 - Jul 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Singapore

2.10

Sep 2017

2.20

Jun 2017

1.40

Sep 1997

4.80

Sep 2003

%

quarterly

Mar 1987 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Sri Lanka

4.50

Jun 2017

4.10

Mar 2017

3.90

Dec 2012

5.10

Sep 2015

%

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Taiwan

3.71

Sep 2017

3.76

Aug 2017

1.36

Sep 1993

6.04

Aug 2009

%

monthly

Apr 1993 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Vietnam

3.23

2016

3.37

2015

3.21

2012

6.85

1998

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Albania

13.87

Jun 2017

14.18

Mar 2017

12.90

Mar 2012

18.20

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Armenia

17.80

Jun 2017

19.00

Mar 2017

14.70

Dec 2008

20.70

Mar 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Azerbaijan

4.99

Jun 2017

5.03

Mar 2017

4.81

Sep 2015

6.24

Mar 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Belarus

0.60

Sep 2017

0.70

Aug 2017

0.50

Dec 2014

2.10

Oct 2004

%

monthly

Oct 2004 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Bosnia and Herzegovina

20.50

2017

25.40

2016

20.50

2017

31.10

2006

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Croatia

11.00

Jun 2017

14.10

Mar 2017

7.00

Sep 2008

18.70

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Georgia

11.76

2016

11.95

2015

0.20

1991

16.85

2009

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Kazakhstan

4.90

Oct 2017

4.90

Sep 2017

4.80

May 2017

12.90

Jan 2001

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Kyrgyzstan

7.60

2015

8.00

2014

0.26

1992

12.50

2002

%

yearly

1992 - 2015

Updated on 2016
Macedonia

22.60

Jun 2017

22.90

Mar 2017

22.60

Jun 2017

38.70

Mar 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Moldova

3.50

Jun 2017

6.30

Mar 2017

2.89

Sep 2016

14.00

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Mongolia

9.10

Sep 2017

9.60

Jun 2017

6.30

Sep 2015

12.80

Dec 2009

%

quarterly

Sep 2006 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Mauritius

7.20

Jun 2017

7.60

Mar 2017

6.60

Dec 2016

9.80

Sep 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Montenegro

15.10

Jun 2017

17.40

Mar 2017

15.10

Jun 2017

21.54

Mar 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Russia

5.00

Sep 2017

4.90

Aug 2017

4.80

Aug 2014

14.60

Feb 1999

%

monthly

Jan 1994 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Serbia

11.80

Jun 2017

14.60

Mar 2017

11.80

Jun 2017

21.30

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Tajikistan

2.20

Aug 2017

2.30

Jul 2017

2.00

Feb 2005

3.13

Jan 2000

%

monthly

Jan 2000 - Aug 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Turkey

10.80

Aug 2017

11.10

Jul 2017

8.00

Jun 2012

13.90

Apr 2009

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - Aug 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Ukraine

9.10

Jun 2017

10.10

Mar 2017

5.20

Sep 2005

14.00

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Jun 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Morocco

10.60

Sep 2017

9.30

Jun 2017

7.80

Jun 2006

15.10

Sep 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Oman

17.52

2016

17.25

2015

16.80

1995

19.53

2000

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Qatar

0.10

2016

0.20

2015

0.10

2016

3.90

2001

%

yearly

1997 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Saudi Arabia

5.60

2016

5.60

2015

4.34

1999

6.97

1991

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2017
South Africa

27.70

Sep 2017

27.70

Jun 2017

21.50

Dec 2008

27.70

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Sudan

20.30

2010

20.00

2009

8.60

1993

20.70

2008

%

yearly

1993 - 2010

Updated on 2014
Syria

14.90

2011

8.60

2010

8.10

2009

14.90

2011

%

yearly

2000 - 2011

Updated on 2016
Yemen

14.30

2010

14.60

2009

9.80

1994

16.23

2004

%

yearly

1994 - 2010

Updated on 2014
United Arab Emirates

4.60

2011

4.30

2010

1.80

1995

4.60

2011

%

yearly

1995 - 2011

Updated on 2017
Egypt

11.98

Jun 2017

12.00

Mar 2017

8.40

Jun 2008

13.40

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Kuwait

1.26

2016

1.13

2015

0.71

1999

2.23

2011

%

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2016
Ivory Coast

9.32

2016

9.34

2015

8.99

1991

9.40

2012

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2017
European Union

7.50

Sep 2017

7.50

Aug 2017

6.80

Apr 2008

11.00

Apr 2013

%

monthly

Jan 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Kenya

11.00

2016

11.29

2015

8.10

1999

12.18

2010

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Iran

12.50

Mar 2017

12.30

Dec 2016

9.50

Sep 2014

14.70

Mar 2002

%

quarterly

Jun 2001 - Mar 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Lebanon

10.00

2012

6.40

2009

6.40

2009

10.00

2012

%

yearly

2004 - 2012

Updated on 2014
Kosovo

27.50

2016

32.90

2015

27.50

2016

57.10

2001

%

yearly

2001 - 2016

Updated on 2017

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Indicator Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Foreign Direct Investment

468.2

Jun 2017

344.9

Mar 2017

-13.6

Jun 2002

477.1

Dec 2015

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Total Imports Growth

4.2

Jun 2017

-6.5

Mar 2017

-38.6

Jun 2013

108.2

Sep 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Money Supply M2

8,673.18

Jun 2017

8,531.78

Mar 2017

499.59

Dec 2005

8,673.18

Jun 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 2005 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Teledensity: Fixed Line

17.72

2016

13.71

2015

0.03

1960

17.72

2016

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Real GDP Growth

7.0

2016

11.8

2015

6.2

2003

11.8

2015

%

yearly

2003 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Domestic Credit Growth

16.4

Jun 2017

18.9

Mar 2017

-30.1

Jun 2007

142.3

Dec 1997

%

quarterly

Dec 1992 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Total Imports

1,245.5

Jun 2017

1,143.5

Mar 2017

124.4

Sep 2004

1,412.0

Mar 2015

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Jun 2017

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

3.88

Dec 2016

3.51

Nov 2016

-2.09

Aug 2009

18.87

Oct 2003

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Dec 2016

Updated on Sep 2017
Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita

3,703.81

2022

3,447.07

2021

267.28

1998

3,703.81

2022

USD

yearly

1980 - 2022

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
Public Consumption: % of GDP

12.0

2016

12.0

2015

6.5

1984

13.6

2013

%

yearly

1984 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Equity Market Index

1,050.0

Oct 2017

1,012.0

Sep 2017

898.5

Oct 2011

1,749.7

Jan 2011

11Jan2011=1000

monthly

Jan 2011 - Oct 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Domestic Credit

9,201.2

Jun 2017

8,857.5

Mar 2017

57.7

Dec 1991

9,201.2

Jun 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 1991 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 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
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
Gold Production

6,893.00

2015

5,265.00

2014

25.00

1997

8,879.00

2003

kg

yearly

1997 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Population

6.6

2016

6.5

2015

1.7

1950

6.8

2014

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 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 Aug 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
GDP Deflator Growth

3.0

2016

10.0

2015

0.5

2009

15.9

2006

%

yearly

2003 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Total Exports

1,037.6

Jun 2017

991.0

Mar 2017

71.8

Sep 2004

1,037.6

Jun 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
External Debt: % of GDP

37.7

2016

39.5

2015

36.5

2011

101.0

1998

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Trade Balance

-207.9

Jun 2017

-152.5

Mar 2017

-734.7

Mar 2015

31.7

Dec 2011

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 1992 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Tax Revenue

2,000.59

2016

1,952.05

2015

107.75

1998

2,000.59

2016

USD mn

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita

10,646.49

2022

9,902.80

2021

599.98

1980

10,646.49

2022

PPP Intl $

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Exchange Rate against USD

8,297.619

Oct 2017

8,286.810

Sep 2017

10.000

May 1981

10,900.938

Jul 2005

LAK/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 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
Visitor Arrivals Growth

12.0

2015

17.2

2014

-26.3

2000

107.7

2004

%

yearly

1996 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

7.00

2022

6.99

2021

-2.10

1988

15.33

1981

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Silver Production

30.00

2014

29.71

2013

4.70

2008

30.00

2014

Metric Ton

yearly

2008 - 2014

Updated on 2016
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP

-3.7

2015

-2.2

2014

-4.7

2013

-0.7

2012

%

yearly

2006 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth

0.5

Oct 2017

0.3

Sep 2017

-2.3

Aug 2009

167.1

Mar 1999

%

monthly

May 1994 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 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
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
Labour Force Participation Rate

77.6

2016

77.4

2015

77.2

2014

81.4

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Current Account Balance: % of GDP

-7.8

2016

-15.7

2015

-16.1

1987

6.2

1999

%

yearly

1984 - 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
Reserve Requirement Ratio

5.0

Sep 2017

5.0

Aug 2017

5.0

Sep 2017

8.0

Apr 2006

%

monthly

Jan 2002 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 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
Investment: % of GDP

26.4

2016

28.2

2015

6.2

1984

34.1

2007

%

yearly

1984 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

6.3

2016

8.3

2015

0.3

2002

8.5

1996

%

yearly

1988 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Policy Rate

4.25

Sep 2017

4.25

Aug 2017

4.00

Aug 2010

35.00

Dec 2001

% pa

monthly

Dec 1992 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Forecast: Current Account Balance

-1.28

2022

-1.44

2021

-3.20

2013

0.04

2000

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Aluminum: Exports

431.07

2016

579.06

2015

0.62

2013

579.06

2015

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Tourism Revenue

724

2016

725

2015

2

1991

725

2015

USD mn

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
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

-25.3

2016

-0.7

2015

-25.3

2016

63.3

2014

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

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: Exports of Goods Growth

9.16

2022

6.94

2021

-38.31

1980

122.65

1981

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

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
Imports: Television

933.74

2016

10,639.45

2015

933.74

2016

12,774.33

2001

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
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
GDP per Capita

2,408.00

2016

2,226.00

2015

92.40

1982

2,408.00

2016

USD

yearly

1982 - 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
Total Deposits

8,526.09

Jun 2017

8,352.58

Mar 2017

474.44

Dec 2004

8,526.09

Jun 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 2004 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 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
Exports: Television

2.10

2016

36.48

2015

0.07

2001

183.18

2007

USD th

yearly

1996 - 2016

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
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
Nominal GDP

15,912.5

2016

14,426.4

2015

314.3

1982

15,912.5

2016

USD mn

yearly

1982 - 2016

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
Electricity Production

25,066

2016

16,729

2015

844

1990

25,066

2016

GWh

yearly

1985 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicles Sales

10,900

2016

14,600

2015

1,100

2005

14,700

2014

Unit

yearly

2005 - 2016

Updated on 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
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
Total Exports Growth

21.1

Jun 2017

16.9

Mar 2017

-29.5

Jun 2009

115.4

Jun 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Jun 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Tourism Revenue Growth

-0.2

2016

13.0

2015

-23.0

2003

227.3

1995

%

yearly

1992 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Nominal GDP Growth

10.26

2016

22.90

2015

8.07

2009

24.30

2006

%

yearly

2003 - 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
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
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

6.81

2014

5.96

2013

5.96

2013

12.27

2007

%

yearly

2002 - 2014

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