Explore our Data

Submit

Taiwan Business Confidence: Net Balance

2012 - 2017 | Monthly | % Point | CEIC

Taiwan's Business Confidence: Net Balance added 14.4% points in Nov 2017, compared with an increase of 15.4 % points in the previous month. Taiwan's Business Confidence: Net Balance is updated monthly, available from May 2012 to Nov 2017, with an averaged number of 7.2 % points. The data reached an all-time high of 30.4 % points in Mar 2017 and a record low of -17.2 % points in Feb 2016. CEIC calculates Business Confidence Net Balance by rescaling monthly Purchasing Manager Index. Chung-Hua Institute for Economic Research provides Purchasing Manager Index with range from 0 to 100 with neutral point 50. Business Confidence covers Manufacturing sector only.

CEIC only displays a select group of indicators on our website.
Explore the complete set of 4 million+ time series by registering for a free trial.

What was Taiwan's Business Confidence: Net Balance in Nov 2017?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

14.4

Nov 2017

15.4

Oct 2017

-17.2

Feb 2016

30.4

Mar 2017

% Point

monthly

May 2012 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017

View Taiwan's Business Confidence: Net Balance from May 2012 to Nov 2017 in the chart:

Feed & API Get This Data

Business Confidence: Net Balance: Taiwan

Series Details
Series ID

357656797

Name

Business Confidence: Net Balance: Taiwan

Country

Taiwan

Frequency

Monthly

Unit

% Point

Status

Active

Source

CEIC Generate

First Date

May 2012

Last Date

Dec 2017

Last Updated

02 Jan 2018

Statistics
Mean

7.28

Variance

89.37

Standard deviation

9.45

Skewness

-0.19

Kurtosis

-0.20

Coefficient variation

1.30

Median

7.70

Max
Mar 2017

NaN

Min
Feb 2016

NaN

Previous observation
Nov 2017

14.40

Last observation
Dec 2017

16.00

Number of Observations

68

Get This Data

More Countries for Business Confidence: Net Balance

Country Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
United States

16.4

Nov 2017

17.4

Oct 2017

-41.2

May 1980

55.0

Jul 1950

% Point

monthly

Jan 1948 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Canada

26.0

Nov 2017

27.6

Oct 2017

-15.8

Mar 2009

46.4

Mar 2011

% Point

monthly

Dec 2000 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
France

4.0

Nov 2017

3.8

Oct 2017

-39.4

Jul 1993

14.7

Jun 2000

% Point

monthly

Jan 1985 - Nov 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Germany

33.1

Nov 2017

31.1

Oct 2017

-44.4

Mar 2009

33.1

Nov 2017

% Point

monthly

Jan 1991 - Nov 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Italy

5.4

Nov 2017

5.6

Oct 2017

-34.4

Mar 2009

14.2

Feb 1995

% Point

monthly

Jan 1985 - Nov 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Japan

14.0

Mar 2018

12.0

Dec 2017

-59.0

Jun 2009

14.0

Mar 2018

% Point

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Mar 2018

Updated on Dec 2017
United Kingdom

11.5

Nov 2017

10.5

Oct 2017

-49.0

Mar 2009

21.6

Jan 1988

% Point

monthly

Jan 1985 - Nov 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Austria

12.0

Nov 2017

9.0

Oct 2017

-38.0

Mar 2009

15.0

Feb 2007

% Point

monthly

Jan 1985 - Nov 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Belgium

-0.2

Nov 2017

-0.4

Oct 2017

-34.3

Mar 2009

6.0

Jun 2007

% Point

monthly

Jan 1980 - Nov 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Bulgaria

3.4

Nov 2017

3.9

Oct 2017

-32.1

Jun 1993

12.3

Jan 2008

% Point

monthly

Jan 1993 - Nov 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Cyprus

45.2

Nov 2017

37.5

Oct 2017

-59.0

Apr 2013

45.2

Nov 2017

% Point

monthly

May 2002 - Nov 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Czech Republic

4.7

Nov 2017

6.7

Oct 2017

-34.3

Feb 2009

21.7

Jun 2000

% Point

monthly

Mar 1993 - Nov 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Denmark

2.0

Nov 2017

2.0

Oct 2017

-35.0

Apr 2009

14.0

Jan 2007

% Point

monthly

Jan 1998 - Nov 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Estonia

1.3

Nov 2017

6.3

Oct 2017

-40.0

Dec 2008

27.0

Mar 2007

% Point

monthly

May 2001 - Nov 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Finland

14.3

Nov 2017

12.8

Oct 2017

-37.3

Mar 2009

31.3

Oct 1994

% Point

monthly

Jan 1993 - Nov 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Greece

-3.9

Nov 2017

-4.7

Oct 2017

-36.6

Mar 2009

13.3

Mar 2000

% Point

monthly

Jan 1985 - Nov 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Hungary

13.4

Dec 2017

11.7

Nov 2017

-37.4

Mar 2009

13.4

Dec 2017

% Point

monthly

Jan 1996 - Dec 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Iceland

-58.6

Sep 2017

7.3

Jun 2017

-64.3

Jun 2009

78.8

Sep 2013

% Point

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Latvia

1.7

Nov 2017

2.7

Oct 2017

-44.0

Apr 1993

11.8

Feb 2007

% Point

monthly

Apr 1993 - Nov 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Lithuania

-6.0

Nov 2017

-4.0

Oct 2017

-38.0

Apr 2009

14.0

Apr 2007

% Point

monthly

Apr 2003 - Nov 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Luxembourg

-4.7

Nov 2017

-0.7

Oct 2017

-53.9

Mar 2009

24.1

Apr 1995

% Point

monthly

Jan 1985 - Nov 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Malta

14.1

Nov 2017

5.6

Oct 2017

-31.6

Mar 2009

18.8

Mar 2008

% Point

monthly

Nov 2002 - Nov 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Netherlands

9.1

Nov 2017

8.2

Oct 2017

-23.5

Feb 2009

9.4

Jan 2008

% Point

monthly

Jan 1985 - Nov 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Norway

14.2

Nov 2017

9.6

Oct 2017

-30.0

Feb 2009

28.8

Nov 2006

% Point

monthly

Feb 2004 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Brazil

13.8

Nov 2017

13.0

Oct 2017

-30.2

Oct 2015

36.0

Jan 2010

% Point

monthly

Jan 2007 - Nov 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Poland

7.6

Nov 2017

6.1

Oct 2017

-15.4

Mar 2009

23.6

Mar 2007

% Point

monthly

Jul 2005 - Nov 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Portugal

3.3

Nov 2017

4.2

Oct 2017

-33.4

Apr 2009

14.9

Mar 1987

% Point

monthly

Jan 1987 - Nov 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Romania

2.7

Nov 2017

2.6

Oct 2017

-22.2

Sep 1992

27.3

Jun 1996

% Point

monthly

Jul 1991 - Nov 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Slovakia

2.0

Nov 2017

8.3

Oct 2017

-26.3

May 2009

22.3

May 2007

% Point

monthly

Jan 1993 - Nov 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Slovenia

14.0

Nov 2017

12.0

Oct 2017

-36.0

Jan 2009

15.0

Feb 2007

% Point

monthly

May 1995 - Nov 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Mexico

3.7

Nov 2017

4.0

Oct 2017

-10.9

Jan 2009

11.6

Dec 2004

% Point

monthly

Jan 2004 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Spain

2.1

Sep 2017

-0.3

Aug 2017

-38.5

Mar 2009

7.9

Sep 1997

% Point

monthly

Jan 1993 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Sweden

26.6

Nov 2017

18.6

Oct 2017

-34.6

Dec 2008

31.8

May 2010

% Point

monthly

Jan 2001 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Switzerland

30.2

Nov 2017

24.0

Oct 2017

-34.2

Mar 2009

34.7

Dec 2006

% Point

monthly

Jan 1995 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Peru

25.2

Nov 2017

28.3

Oct 2017

-36.0

Dec 2008

50.7

Dec 2007

% Point

monthly

Apr 2002 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Australia

14.6

Nov 2017

2.2

Oct 2017

-39.8

Apr 2009

19.6

Aug 2017

% Point

monthly

Aug 2006 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
China

3.6

Nov 2017

3.2

Oct 2017

-22.4

Nov 2008

18.4

Apr 2008

% Point

monthly

Jan 2005 - Nov 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Hong Kong

5.0

Dec 2017

6.0

Sep 2017

-53.0

Mar 2009

27.0

Jun 2010

% Point

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Dec 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
India

15.0

Dec 2017

13.3

Sep 2017

-3.6

Jun 2009

27.5

Jun 2007

% Point

quarterly

Jun 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Israel

21.2

Oct 2017

23.9

Sep 2017

-20.5

Nov 2012

28.0

Apr 2017

% Point

monthly

Dec 2010 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Indonesia

7.6

Sep 2017

2.9

Jun 2017

-15.5

Mar 2009

14.2

Dec 2007

% Point

quarterly

Jun 2006 - Sep 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
South Korea

-18.0

Dec 2017

-16.0

Nov 2017

-34.0

Mar 2016

5.0

May 2010

% Point

monthly

Sep 2009 - Dec 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Malaysia

3.1

Sep 2017

14.1

Jun 2017

-46.1

Dec 2008

24.1

Jun 2004

% Point

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
New Zealand

15.5

Nov 2017

14.6

Oct 2017

-27.8

Nov 2008

25.5

Jun 2004

% Point

monthly

Aug 2002 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Philippines

31.2

Dec 2017

42.4

Sep 2017

-10.4

Mar 2009

57.9

Mar 2011

% Point

quarterly

Jun 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Singapore

5.8

Nov 2017

5.2

Oct 2017

-11.4

Nov 2008

30.2

Apr 2000

% Point

monthly

Jan 1999 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Sri Lanka

17.6

Nov 2017

9.6

Oct 2017

-16.8

Apr 2016

34.6

May 2015

% Point

monthly

May 2015 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Taiwan

14.4

Nov 2017

15.4

Oct 2017

-17.2

Feb 2016

30.4

Mar 2017

% Point

monthly

May 2012 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Albania

9.2

Sep 2017

11.4

Jun 2017

-21.1

Sep 2013

28.9

Mar 2017

% Point

quarterly

Dec 2002 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Armenia

7.4

Jun 2016

7.4

Mar 2016

-10.3

Mar 2009

43.4

Jun 2006

% Point

quarterly

Sep 2005 - Jun 2016

Updated on Aug 2016
Croatia

10.4

Nov 2017

10.5

Oct 2017

-28.6

Apr 2009

14.3

Aug 2017

% Point

monthly

May 2008 - Nov 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Georgia

40.9

Sep 2017

46.5

Jun 2017

-0.1

Jun 2015

51.4

Jun 2014

% Point

quarterly

Dec 2013 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Kazakhstan

9.0

Sep 2017

11.0

Jun 2017

-4.0

Dec 2008

16.0

Jun 2011

% Point

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Macedonia

26.6

Nov 2017

26.3

Oct 2017

-35.8

Aug 2001

27.1

Aug 2011

% Point

monthly

Apr 2001 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Mauritius

27.8

Sep 2017

19.1

Jun 2017

-19.4

Jun 2014

27.8

Sep 2017

% Point

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Turkey

9.8

Nov 2017

12.2

Oct 2017

-40.2

Nov 2008

17.0

Jan 2007

% Point

monthly

Jan 2007 - Nov 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Ukraine

27.1

Sep 2017

18.3

Jun 2017

-12.9

Mar 2015

27.1

Sep 2017

% Point

quarterly

Sep 2012 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
Nigeria

-17.6

Sep 2017

-7.4

Jun 2017

-24.3

Sep 2016

24.5

Mar 2011

% Point

quarterly

Jun 2008 - Sep 2017

Updated on Oct 2017
South Africa

-2.8

Nov 2017

-3.4

Oct 2017

-29.8

Apr 2009

21.7

Apr 2002

% Point

monthly

Sep 1999 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
European Union

8.1

Nov 2017

7.8

Oct 2017

-38.3

Mar 2009

8.1

Nov 2017

% Point

monthly

Jan 1985 - Nov 2017

Updated on Nov 2017

More Indicators for Taiwan

Indicator Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Government Debt: % of GDP

36.2

2016

36.6

2015

23.6

1998

39.2

2012

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Foreign Direct Investment

1,116.0

Sep 2017

693.0

Jun 2017

-2,304.0

Mar 2011

7,812.0

Dec 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1981 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Total Imports Growth

12.6

Dec 2017

10.3

Nov 2017

-51.1

Mar 2009

83.1

Feb 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2009 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Money Supply M2

1,426,533.91

Nov 2017

1,411,073.72

Oct 2017

294,177.27

Jan 1992

1,426,533.91

Nov 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1992 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Forecast: Government Revenue

3,497.61

2022

3,323.08

2021

340.71

1980

3,497.61

2022

NTD bn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicle Production

309,531.00

Dec 2016

163,351.00

Jun 2016

162,874.00

Jun 2013

446,345.00

Dec 2005

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2001 - Dec 2016

Updated on Mar 2017
Real GDP Growth

3.1

Sep 2017

2.4

Jun 2017

-7.9

Mar 2009

15.0

Jun 1987

%

quarterly

Mar 1983 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Labour Productivity Growth

2.31

Sep 2017

1.52

Jun 2017

-8.06

Dec 2008

11.02

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 1979 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Domestic Credit Growth

5.2

Nov 2017

4.9

Oct 2017

-3.8

Jul 2002

48.8

Jun 1974

%

monthly

Jul 1962 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Market Capitalization: % of GDP

158.9

2016

146.1

2015

6.1

1968

168.6

2010

%

yearly

1962 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Total Imports

24,248.5

Dec 2017

22,803.3

Nov 2017

11,110.8

Feb 2009

24,578.8

Mar 2011

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2008 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change

-2.68

Nov 2017

-3.86

Oct 2017

-7.56

Sep 1991

15.85

Sep 1994

%

monthly

Jan 1982 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita

27,781.19

2022

27,125.92

2021

2,367.43

1980

27,781.19

2022

USD

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

4.08

2016

3.33

2015

0.47

2012

17.18

1997

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Public Consumption: % of GDP

13.8

Sep 2017

13.6

Jun 2017

13.1

Dec 1986

20.6

Mar 1991

%

quarterly

Mar 1981 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Retail Sales Growth

2.9

Oct 2017

4.0

Sep 2017

-11.8

Dec 2008

22.3

Jan 2011

%

monthly

Jan 2000 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Equity Market Index

10,642.9

Dec 2017

10,560.4

Nov 2017

94.1

Jan 1967

12,054.4

Jan 1990

1966=100

monthly

Jan 1967 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Domestic Credit

1,064,244.8

Nov 2017

1,052,113.5

Oct 2017

40,868.5

Oct 1983

1,064,244.8

Nov 2017

USD mn

monthly

Oct 1983 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Visitor Arrivals

927,297

Oct 2017

820,103

Sep 2017

40,256

May 2003

1,037,098

Dec 2016

Person

monthly

Jan 1983 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Core CPI Change

1.30

Nov 2017

1.12

Oct 2017

-1.86

Aug 1985

4.96

May 1989

%

monthly

Jan 1982 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Forecast: Government Expenditure

3,692.74

2022

3,541.31

2021

377.49

1980

3,692.74

2022

NTD bn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars

56,254.00

Dec 2016

33,495.00

Jun 2016

24,484.00

Jun 2013

120,637.00

Dec 2005

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2016

Updated on Mar 2017
Population

23.6

2017

23.5

2016

8.0

1950

23.6

2017

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2017

Updated on 2018
Capital Adequacy Ratio

13.4

Sep 2017

13.3

Jun 2017

10.2

Jun 2007

13.5

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Sep 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Household Debt: % of GDP

86.8

2015

87.8

2014

81.4

2002

88.0

2013

%

yearly

2000 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Short Term Interest Rate

0.66

Nov 2017

0.66

Oct 2017

0.54

Jan 2010

2.28

Aug 2008

% pa

monthly

Oct 2005 - Nov 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Gold Reserves

5,131.30

Nov 2017

5,104.42

Oct 2017

4,348.60

Feb 2002

5,337.18

May 2011

USD mn

monthly

Jun 1998 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Forecast: Government Net Debt

5,518.54

2022

5,734.12

2021

2,174.76

1997

6,190.74

2016

NTD bn

yearly

1997 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars

206,092.00

Dec 2016

115,602.00

Jun 2016

110,163.00

Jun 2013

325,840.00

Dec 2005

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2016

Updated on Mar 2017
GDP Deflator Growth

-0.3

Sep 2017

-1.9

Jun 2017

-5.0

Sep 2008

6.7

Jun 1990

%

quarterly

Mar 1982 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Unemployment Rate

3.69

Nov 2017

3.69

Oct 2017

1.36

Sep 1993

6.04

Aug 2009

%

monthly

Apr 1993 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Direct Investment Abroad

3,075.0

Sep 2017

4,017.0

Jun 2017

1.0

Dec 1982

7,348.0

Dec 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1981 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Long Term Interest Rate

1.05

Oct 2017

1.00

Sep 2017

0.66

Aug 2016

7.63

Mar 1995

% pa

monthly

Jan 1995 - Oct 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Total Exports

29,745.1

Dec 2017

28,296.4

Nov 2017

13,120.8

Dec 2008

29,745.1

Dec 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2008 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Bank Lending Rate

2.63

Nov 2017

2.63

Oct 2017

2.56

Dec 2009

16.50

Aug 1974

% pa

monthly

Jul 1961 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Consumer Confidence: Net Balance

-13.9

Dec 2017

-13.8

Nov 2017

-51.6

Feb 2009

-7.1

Apr 2015

% Point

monthly

Jan 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
External Debt: % of GDP

32.5

2016

30.2

2015

10.5

2000

33.5

2014

%

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Producer Price Index Growth

-0.3

Dec 2017

1.3

Nov 2017

-13.9

Jul 2009

69.1

Feb 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1953 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Trade Balance

5,496.6

Dec 2017

5,493.1

Nov 2017

-272.1

Mar 2008

6,527.7

Feb 2015

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2008 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Tax Revenue

3,545.41

Dec 2017

6,654.53

Nov 2017

522.18

Feb 1985

15,972.37

Jun 2017

USD mn

monthly

Oct 1983 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita

60,624.36

2022

58,308.43

2021

3,463.22

1980

60,624.36

2022

PPP Intl $

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Natural Gas: Consumption

1.84

2016

1.78

2015

0.02

1965

1.84

2016

Cub ft/Day bn

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017
House Prices Growth

0.2

Sep 2017

0.9

Jun 2017

-6.0

Mar 2016

20.9

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Consumer Confidence Growth

8.8

Dec 2017

8.4

Nov 2017

-18.8

Mar 2009

28.9

Apr 2010

% Point

monthly

Jan 2002 - Dec 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Exchange Rate against USD

29.954

Dec 2017

30.084

Nov 2017

24.770

Jun 1992

40.501

Aug 1985

NTD/USD

monthly

Oct 1983 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Foreign Exchange Reserves

451,500.0

Dec 2017

450,469.0

Nov 2017

312.0

Mar 1969

451,500.0

Dec 2017

USD mn

monthly

Mar 1969 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Visitor Arrivals Growth

13.7

Nov 2017

9.6

Oct 2017

-83.5

May 2003

477.0

May 2004

%

monthly

Jan 1984 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Non-Performing Loans

2,647.77

Oct 2017

2,608.65

Sep 2017

1,835.90

Dec 2015

24,041.28

Feb 2004

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2004 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

2.22

2022

2.29

2021

-1.57

2009

12.70

1987

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP

1.8

2016

1.3

2015

-2.1

2001

6.9

1989

%

yearly

1981 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth

1.7

Dec 2017

1.5

Nov 2017

-3.1

Oct 1970

61.1

Mar 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1960 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
External Debt

176,058.0

Sep 2017

170,138.0

Jun 2017

31,705.0

Jun 2001

191,703.0

Sep 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Jun 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Real Effective Exchange Rate

92.9

Nov 2017

92.3

Oct 2017

83.9

Oct 2011

125.9

Jan 1994

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1994 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Gross National Product

148,508.00

Sep 2017

140,895.00

Jun 2017

405.00

Sep 1961

148,508.00

Sep 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1961 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Gross Savings Rate

33.9

Sep 2017

33.1

Jun 2017

15.9

Mar 1968

43.4

Dec 1986

%

quarterly

Mar 1966 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Labour Force Participation Rate

58.9

Nov 2017

58.9

Oct 2017

56.3

Apr 1982

61.8

Aug 1987

%

monthly

Jan 1978 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Current Account Balance: % of GDP

14.1

Sep 2017

12.2

Jun 2017

-12.8

Jun 1974

22.6

Sep 1986

%

quarterly

Mar 1974 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
M2 Growth

3.7

Apr/2017

3.8

Mar/2017

0.9

Jan/2008

19.1

Mar/1993

%

monthly

Jan/1993 - Apr/2017

Updated on May/2017
Reserve Requirement Ratio

4.0

Dec 2017

4.0

Nov 2017

4.0

Dec 2017

5.8

Jul 1998

%

monthly

Oct 1997 - Dec 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Private Consumption Expenditure

76,398.71

Sep 2017

75,789.79

Jun 2017

7,098.04

Mar 1984

76,398.71

Sep 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 1983 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Forecast: Employment

11.59

2018

11.47

2017

6.55

1980

11.59

2018

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2018

Updated on 2017
Investment: % of GDP

19.4

Sep 2017

21.2

Jun 2017

6.4

Sep 1963

48.3

Jun 1974

%

quarterly

Mar 1961 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Business Confidence Growth

-0.2

Nov 2017

6.4

Oct 2017

-20.8

Aug 2015

28.8

Feb 2017

% Point

monthly

May 2013 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

0.8

Sep 2017

0.5

Jun 2017

-1.9

Mar 2011

5.6

Dec 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 1981 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Policy Rate

1.38

Dec 2017

1.38

Nov 2017

1.25

May 2010

14.40

Dec 1961

% pa

monthly

Jul 1961 - Dec 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Gross Fixed Capital Formation

30,056.96

Sep 2017

28,460.13

Jun 2017

2,963.06

Mar 1984

30,056.96

Sep 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 1983 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Forecast: Current Account Balance

96.89

2022

94.41

2021

3.44

1998

96.89

2022

USD bn

yearly

1984 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Unemployment Rate

3.72

2022

3.72

2021

1.23

1980

5.85

2009

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Aluminum: Exports

706,287.79

2016

735,503.29

2015

336,143.23

1999

892,985.22

2007

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Industrial Production Index Growth

-0.3

Nov 2017

1.2

Oct 2017

-32.2

Dec 2008

47.9

Dec 2009

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Household Expenditure per Capita

9,886.41

2016

9,772.17

2015

6,670.87

1998

10,024.02

2014

USD

yearly

1997 - 2016

Updated on 2017
External Debt: Short Term

164,301.0

Sep 2017

158,327.0

Jun 2017

23,964.0

Jun 2001

176,560.0

Sep 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Jun 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
P/E ratio

15.66

Dec 2017

15.50

Nov 2017

9.05

Jan 2009

124.72

Jan 2010

NA

monthly

May 1989 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Tourism Revenue

25,729

2015

24,811

2014

9,281

2003

25,729

2015

USD mn

yearly

2002 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Employed Persons

11,388,000.00

Nov 2017

11,380,000.00

Oct 2017

8,693,000.00

Jul 1993

11,388,000.00

Nov 2017

Person

monthly

Apr 1993 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

-4.8

Dec 2017

16.2

Nov 2017

-69.2

Dec 2008

404.4

Dec 2009

%

monthly

Jan 1998 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth

2.00

2022

2.00

2021

-0.87

2009

19.02

1980

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth

4.01

2022

4.38

2021

-10.51

2001

27.16

1986

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Imports: Telecommunication Equipment

5,881,080.52

2016

6,314,939.65

2015

1,216,712.01

1996

6,459,550.75

2014

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Imports: Television

527,924.51

2016

617,441.82

2015

102,075.72

1998

617,441.82

2015

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Oil Consumption

1,046.11

2016

1,039.56

2015

43.86

1965

1,110.21

2007

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Container Port Throughput

14,865,000.00

2016

14,491,800.00

2015

11,352,097.00

2009

15,050,100.00

2014

TEU

yearly

2008 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Liner Shipping Connectivity Index

71.49

2017

77.61

2016

59.56

2004

77.61

2016

2004=100

yearly

2004 - 2017

Updated on 2017
Exports: Medicament

5.63

2016

2.65

2015

2.65

2015

14.47

2009

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Imports: Medicament

14,016.39

2016

14,222.02

2015

88.96

1997

16,411.17

2014

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Coal Consumption

38.57

2016

37.83

2015

1.91

1975

39.03

2014

TOE mn

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017
GDP per Capita

22,561.00

2016

22,400.00

2015

140.00

1959

22,668.00

2014

USD

yearly

1951 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Private Consumption: % of GDP

53.0

Sep 2017

54.4

Jun 2017

43.5

Jun 1987

74.0

Mar 1962

%

quarterly

Mar 1961 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Total Deposits

1,090,996.23

Nov 2017

1,078,580.25

Oct 2017

303,368.06

Jan 1998

1,090,996.23

Nov 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1997 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Imports: ICT Goods

48,884,024.13

2015

52,544,842.32

2014

29,310,491.09

2001

52,544,842.32

2014

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Exports: Telecommunication Equipment

11,304,343.49

2016

11,024,780.22

2015

3,774,182.91

1999

17,036,567.49

2011

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Exports: Television

962,212.14

2016

991,209.79

2015

517,198.98

1998

2,674,777.73

2006

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

95,278.62

2016

110,382.20

2015

11,830.06

1998

110,382.20

2015

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Minerals Production

593,100.00

2015

593,000.00

2014

593,000.00

2014

744,391.00

2010

Metric Ton

yearly

2009 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Building Permits

2,805.00

Oct 2017

3,588.00

Sep 2017

1,468.00

Feb 2009

5,965.00

Jan 2006

Unit

monthly

Jan 2006 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
National Government Debt

192,771.8

2016

193,074.1

2015

66,152.3

1998

201,122.1

2014

USD mn

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Monthly Earnings

1,472

Oct 2017

1,521

Sep 2017

309

Oct 1983

2,943

Jan 2017

USD

monthly

Oct 1983 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Nominal GDP

144,691.4

Sep 2017

142,865.5

Jun 2017

14,467.9

Dec 1983

144,691.4

Sep 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 1983 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Household Income per Capita

12,666.79

2016

12,439.26

2015

1,844.35

1983

12,722.87

2014

USD

yearly

1983 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Current Account Balance

20,514.0

Sep 2017

16,785.0

Jun 2017

-851.0

Mar 1981

21,557.0

Mar 2015

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1974 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Electricity Production

23,479

Oct 2017

24,828

Sep 2017

15,212

Jan 2009

26,360

Aug 2017

GWh

monthly

May 2008 - Oct 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP

30.2

2016

27.6

2015

7.9

2000

30.8

2014

%

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2017
Household Debt

455,964.4

2015

465,943.7

2014

251,560.9

2002

465,943.7

2014

USD mn

yearly

2000 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicles Sales

20,776

Nov 2017

22,908

Oct 2017

5,782

Dec 2008

71,942

Jan 2005

Unit

monthly

Jan 1997 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

19.4

Dec 2017

19.7

Nov 2017

1.3

Mar 1981

32.4

Jan 2009

NA

monthly

Jan 1981 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Foreign Portfolio Investment

-10,307.00

Sep 2017

4,264.00

Jun 2017

-16,309.00

Sep 2011

13,468.00

Sep 2003

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1981 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Total Exports Growth

15.4

Dec 2017

14.1

Nov 2017

-37.4

Feb 2009

54.5

Dec 2009

%

monthly

Jan 2009 - Dec 2017

Updated on Jan 2018
Tourism Revenue Growth

-0.2

2016

3.7

2015

-18.8

2003

32.8

2011

%

yearly

2003 - 2016

Updated on 2018
Nominal GDP Growth

2.87

Sep 2017

0.58

Jun 2017

-8.72

Dec 2008

19.55

Sep 1986

%

quarterly

Mar 1983 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Public Consumption Expenditure

20,609.99

Sep 2017

20,353.98

Jun 2017

2,257.59

Mar 1984

20,609.99

Sep 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 1983 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Money Supply M1

213,433.28

Nov 2017

210,777.97

Oct 2017

45,945.50

Sep 1998

213,433.28

Nov 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1992 - Nov 2017

Updated on Dec 2017
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

79.60

Sep 2017

80.16

Jun 2017

24.31

Sep 1984

88.62

Dec 2009

%

quarterly

Sep 1984 - Sep 2017

Updated on Nov 2017
Forecast: Population

23.83

2022

23.78

2021

17.87

1980

23.83

2022

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017
Motor Vehicle Registered

7,677.07

2015

7,492.85

2014

6,652.00

2005

7,677.07

2015

Unit th

yearly

2005 - 2015

Updated on 2017
Exports: ICT Goods

110,237,892.92

2015

116,814,306.45

2014

49,854,513.41

2001

116,814,306.45

2014

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2015

Updated on 2017