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Taiwan Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP

1981 - 2016 | Yearly | % | CEIC

Taiwan's Consolidated Fiscal Balance registered a surplus equal to 1.8 % of its Nominal GDP in Dec 2016, compared with a surplus equal to 1.3 % in the previous year. Taiwan's Consolidated Fiscal Balance to GDP data is updated yearly, available from Dec 1981 to Dec 2016, with an average ratio of 1.8 %. The data reached an all-time high of 6.9 % in Dec 1989 and a record low of -2.1 % in Dec 2001. CEIC calculates Consolidated Fiscal Balance as % of Nominal GDP from annual Consolidated Fiscal Balance and annual Nominal GDP. Consolidated Fiscal Balance is calculated as Government Revenue less Government Expenditure. The Directorate-General of Budget, Accounting and Statistics, Executive Yuan provides Consolidated Fiscal Balance in local currency and Nominal GDP in local currency.

In the latest reports, Taiwan's National Government Debt reached 192.8 USD bn in Dec 2016. Taiwan's Nominal GDP reached 146.9 USD bn in Dec 2017.

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What was Taiwan's Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP in 2016?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

1.8

2016

1.3

2015

-2.1

2001

6.9

1989

%

yearly

1981 - 2016

Updated on 20 Feb 2018

View Taiwan's Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP from 1981 to 2016 in the chart:

Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP Taiwan

Series Details
Series ID

292528501

Name

Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP Taiwan

Country

Taiwan

Frequency

Yearly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

CEIC Generated

First Date

1981

Last Date

2016

Last Updated

20 Feb 2018

Statistics
Mean

2.2

Variance

5.3

Standard deviation

2.3

Skewness

0.2

Kurtosis

-0.8

Coefficient variation

1.1

Median

1.8

Max
1989

6.9

Min
2001

-2.1

Previous observation
2015

1.3

Last observation
2016

1.8

Number of Observations

36

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Country Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
United States

-3.5

2017

-3.2

2016

-9.8

2009

4.4

1948

%

yearly

1948 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Canada

-0.9

2017

-0.0

2016

-7.9

1985

1.8

2001

%

yearly

1962 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
France

-3.4

2016

-3.6

2015

-7.2

2009

1.5

1959

%

yearly

1959 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-06
Germany

1.1

2017

0.8

2016

-9.4

1995

1.1

2017

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Italy

-2.3

2017

-2.5

2016

-7.3

1995

-1.5

2007

%

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-04
Japan

-6.2

2018

-7.3

2017

-11.0

2010

-3.5

1998

%

yearly

1996 - 2018

Updated on 2017-04-19
United Kingdom

-3.0

2016

-4.3

2015

-10.1

2009

1.4

2000

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2018-02-20
Austria

-0.7

2017

-1.6

2016

-6.2

2003

-0.6

2001

%

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-27
Belgium

-2.6

2016

-2.5

2015

-15.9

1981

0.2

2006

%

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-21
Bulgaria

-0.0

2016

-1.6

2015

-9.9

1996

1.8

2006

%

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-26
Cyprus

5.5

2017

0.5

2016

-8.8

2014

5.5

2017

%

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Czech Republic

1.6

2017

0.7

2016

-12.4

1995

1.6

2017

%

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-04
Denmark

1.0

2017

-0.4

2016

-9.5

1982

5.0

2007

%

yearly

1971 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-05
Estonia

-0.3

2017

-0.3

2016

-3.3

1999

2.9

2006

%

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Finland

-0.6

2017

-1.8

2016

-8.1

1993

7.7

1976

%

yearly

1975 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Greece

0.9

Jan 2018

-2.4

Dec 2017

-13.3

Dec 2009

0.9

Jan 2018

%

monthly

Apr 1999 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-15
Hungary

-1.7

2016

-1.6

2015

-9.3

2006

-1.6

2015

%

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-04-07
Iceland

0.7

Dec 2017

0.1

Sep 2017

-13.3

Dec 2008

15.2

Mar 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-15
Ireland

-0.7

2016

-1.9

2015

-32.1

2010

4.9

2000

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2017-10-16
Latvia

0.1

2016

-1.4

2015

-9.1

2009

1.4

1997

%

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-01
Lithuania

0.3

2016

-0.2

2015

-11.8

1997

0.3

2016

%

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-21
Argentina

-6.0

2017

-5.8

2016

-6.0

2017

2.4

2004

%

yearly

2004 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-21
Luxembourg

1.6

2016

1.4

2015

-1.3

2004

5.9

2001

%

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-20
Malta

1.1

2016

-1.1

2015

-9.3

1998

1.1

2016

%

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-26
Bolivia

-3.0

2016

-4.5

2015

-8.9

2002

3.5

2006

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-22
Netherlands

1.1

Dec 2017

1.2

Sep 2017

-5.6

Sep 2010

1.9

Dec 2000

%

quarterly

Dec 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Norway

4.4

2017

4.0

2016

-1.9

1992

18.7

2008

%

yearly

1978 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-28
Brazil

-7.8

2017

-7.7

2016

-9.1

2015

0.3

1997

%

yearly

1997 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Poland

-1.5

2017

-2.3

2016

-7.3

2010

-1.5

2017

%

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-03
Chile

-2.7

2016

-2.1

2015

-4.2

2009

7.9

2007

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-19
Portugal

-3.0

2017

-2.0

2016

-11.2

2010

-2.0

2016

%

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Colombia

-2.1

2016

-3.1

2015

-3.6

2001

1.2

2012

%

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-19
Romania

-3.0

2016

-0.8

2015

-9.5

2009

-0.8

2015

%

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-19
Slovakia

-2.2

2016

-2.7

2015

-12.0

2000

-1.9

2007

%

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-10-23
Slovenia

0.0

2017

-1.9

2016

-14.7

2013

0.0

2017

%

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Ecuador

-5.3

2017

-7.4

2016

-7.4

2016

2.9

2006

%

yearly

2000 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Mexico

-1.1

2017

-2.5

2016

-14.7

1982

4.1

1992

%

yearly

1980 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Spain

-4.7

2016

-5.1

2015

-11.0

2009

2.2

2006

%

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-03-30
Panama

-1.6

2017

-1.8

2016

-4.9

2004

3.3

2007

%

yearly

2003 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Sweden

0.9

2016

0.3

2015

-7.0

1995

3.3

2007

%

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-20
Paraguay

1.5

2016

0.9

2015

0.7

2013

4.2

2004

%

yearly

2003 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-20
Switzerland

1.2

2017

0.4

2016

-3.2

1993

1.9

2008

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-12
Peru

-2.9

2017

-2.3

2016

-8.0

1990

2.9

2007

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Uruguay

-3.6

2017

-3.8

2016

-3.8

2016

-0.0

2007

%

yearly

1999 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-23
Venezuela

-4.9

2012

-4.0

2011

-5.0

2009

3.0

2007

%

yearly

1998 - 2012

Updated on 2018-03-19
Algeria

-13.7

2016

-15.7

2015

-15.7

2015

13.6

2006

%

yearly

1994 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-20
Australia

-2.4

2017

-2.8

2016

-5.3

2010

2.0

2000

%

yearly

2000 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Bangladesh

-4.8

2017

-3.7

2016

-4.8

2017

-2.8

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-01-30
Cambodia

0.4

2016

-2.7

2015

-7.7

2011

0.4

2016

%

yearly

2007 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-02
Bahrain

-5.0

2014

-5.5

2013

-8.4

2009

5.1

2005

%

yearly

1998 - 2014

Updated on 2015-09-07
China

-2.9

2017

-2.9

2016

-4.9

1960

1.6

1962

%

yearly

1952 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-06
Botswana

0.6

2017

-4.7

2016

-12.4

2010

12.6

2007

%

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Hong Kong

4.4

2017

0.6

2016

-4.8

2002

7.3

2008

%

yearly

1982 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-14
India

-3.5

2017

-3.9

2016

-6.5

2010

-2.5

2008

%

yearly

1998 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-21
Israel

-1.8

2017

-1.9

2016

-4.1

2009

0.7

2007

%

yearly

1999 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Indonesia

-2.5

2016

-2.6

2015

-2.6

2015

-0.1

2008

%

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-26
Jordan

-0.4

2016

0.2

2015

-6.7

2009

2.0

2014

%

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-29
South Korea

1.0

2016

-0.0

2015

-4.5

1972

3.6

2007

%

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-27
Malawi

-0.4

Aug 2017

-0.6

Jul 2017

-34.4

Aug 2016

23.9

Jun 2015

%

monthly

Apr 2005 - Aug 2017

Updated on 2017-11-03
Malaysia

-5.4

2016

-7.8

2015

-21.0

1981

6.2

1997

%

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-20
Laos

-3.7

2015

-2.2

2014

-4.7

2013

-0.7

2012

%

yearly

2006 - 2015

Updated on 2018-03-19
Macau

11.4

2016

13.7

2015

-0.6

1999

27.0

2013

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-20
Myanmar

-1.2

2015

-1.3

2014

-8.4

2001

2.7

2013

%

yearly

1986 - 2015

Updated on 2018-03-30
Nepal

-4.8

2017

-2.2

2016

-4.8

2017

-0.7

2014

%

yearly

2012 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
New Zealand

1.5

2017

0.7

2016

-8.9

2011

7.0

2006

%

yearly

2002 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Pakistan

-5.8

2017

-4.6

2016

-8.2

2013

-2.1

2004

%

yearly

2000 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Philippines

-2.2

2017

-2.4

2016

-5.0

2002

0.9

1994

%

yearly

1985 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Singapore

3.2

2017

2.6

2016

-0.2

2010

10.2

2008

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Sri Lanka

-5.5

2017

-5.4

2016

-9.9

2009

-5.1

1992

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Taiwan

1.8

2016

1.3

2015

-2.1

2001

6.9

1989

%

yearly

1981 - 2016

Updated on 20 Feb 2018
Thailand

0.7

2017

-2.1

2016

-2.1

2016

1.5

2015

%

yearly

2002 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Vietnam

-6.3

2014

-6.6

2013

-6.7

1990

-1.6

1994

%

yearly

1990 - 2014

Updated on 2018-03-20
Albania

-2.0

2017

-1.8

2016

-12.7

1997

-1.8

2016

%

yearly

1997 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-05
Armenia

-5.5

2016

-4.8

2015

-7.5

2009

-0.7

2008

%

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-28
Azerbaijan

6.9

Jan 2018

-1.6

Dec 2017

-4.9

Apr 2015

40.6

Jan 2009

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-07
Belarus

2.8

2017

1.3

2016

-2.6

2010

2.8

2017

%

yearly

2003 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-02
Bosnia and Herzegovina

1.2

2016

0.7

2015

-4.3

2009

2.7

2006

%

yearly

2003 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-02
Croatia

-0.9

2016

-3.3

2015

-7.8

2011

-0.9

2016

%

yearly

2002 - 2016

Updated on 2017-11-10
Georgia

-1.4

2016

-1.1

2015

-6.5

2009

2.7

2006

%

yearly

2002 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-21
Kazakhstan

-4.3

2017

-4.4

2016

-4.4

2016

11.0

2014

%

yearly

2007 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Kyrgyzstan

-3.2

Dec 2017

-2.3

Nov 2017

-6.6

Jun 2016

22.0

Jan 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2007 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-23
Macedonia

-2.8

2017

-2.7

2016

-13.4

1993

2.4

2000

%

yearly

1993 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-22
Moldova

-0.8

2017

-1.9

2016

-6.1

2009

1.6

2003

%

yearly

1998 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-23
Mongolia

-6.4

2017

-15.3

2016

-15.3

2016

0.4

2010

%

yearly

2010 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-03
Mauritius

-1.7

2016

-1.8

2015

-3.2

2013

-0.5

2012

%

yearly

2010 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-30
Montenegro

-3.3

2016

-8.0

2015

-8.0

2015

7.2

2007

%

yearly

2003 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-27
Russia

-1.5

2017

-3.6

2016

-9.5

1994

8.4

2006

%

yearly

1993 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-03
Serbia

1.2

2017

-1.3

2016

-6.8

2012

1.2

2017

%

yearly

2001 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-26
Tajikistan

0.2

2016

0.6

2015

-8.1

2007

2.7

2014

%

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-14
Turkey

-1.6

2017

-1.3

2016

-5.3

2009

-0.7

2006

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Ukraine

-2.3

2016

-1.6

2015

-13.8

1992

0.7

2002

%

yearly

1992 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-21
Morocco

-5.4

2016

-6.3

2015

-14.0

1981

0.8

2007

%

yearly

1980 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-28
Nigeria

-1.9

2017

-2.2

2016

-2.2

2010

-0.0

2006

%

yearly

2005 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
Oman

-20.6

2016

-17.5

2015

-20.6

2016

2.5

2005

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-28
Qatar

17.4

2015

14.3

2014

1.9

2011

17.4

2015

%

yearly

2006 - 2015

Updated on 2018-03-29
Saudi Arabia

-12.8

2016

-15.0

2015

-25.3

1987

43.2

1973

%

yearly

1969 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-07
South Africa

-5.0

2017

-4.2

2016

-6.6

1993

0.7

2007

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Sudan

-1.6

2016

-1.2

2015

-5.0

2011

-0.6

2003

%

yearly

2001 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-14
Syria

-2.2

2010

-2.1

2009

-5.0

2005

1.8

2001

%

yearly

1998 - 2010

Updated on 2018-04-02
Tunisia

-6.1

2016

-4.8

2015

-6.9

2013

-1.0

2008

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-06
Yemen

-8.3

2014

-8.8

2013

-16.3

1992

6.3

2000

%

yearly

1991 - 2014

Updated on 2014-12-31
United Arab Emirates

-7.8

2016

-6.4

2015

-16.8

2009

9.3

2008

%

yearly

1991 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-21
Kuwait

-13.9

2015

8.2

2014

-14.3

1994

32.5

2008

%

yearly

1994 - 2015

Updated on 2018-04-01
Ivory Coast

-3.9

2016

-2.8

2015

-16.7

1989

15.8

1978

%

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-20
European Union

-1.7

2016

-2.4

2015

-6.6

2009

0.6

2000

%

yearly

1997 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-20
Kenya

-8.9

2017

-8.0

2016

-8.9

2017

0.8

2000

%

yearly

1998 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-28
Iran

-2.2

2017

-1.6

2016

-14.4

1981

0.2

1995

%

yearly

1966 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Lebanon

-8.0

2015

-6.4

2014

-22.6

2000

-5.8

2011

%

yearly

1992 - 2015

Updated on 2018-03-20

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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 2018-02-20
Business Confidence: Net Balance

27.2

Mar 2018

0.8

Feb 2018

-17.2

Feb 2016

30.4

Mar 2017

% Point

monthly

May 2012 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-03
Foreign Direct Investment

526.0

Dec 2017

1,111.0

Sep 2017

-2,304.0

Mar 2011

7,812.0

Dec 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1981 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-23
Total Imports Growth

7.5

Feb 2018

12.6

Jan 2018

-51.1

Mar 2009

83.1

Feb 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2009 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-07
Money Supply M2

1,471,585.56

Feb 2018

1,458,989.71

Jan 2018

294,177.13

Jan 1992

1,471,585.56

Feb 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1992 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-22
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 2017-10-10
Motor Vehicle Production

291,563.00

Dec 2017

309,522.00

Dec 2016

162,874.00

Jun 2013

446,345.00

Dec 2005

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-08
Real GDP Growth

3.3

Dec 2017

2.9

Sep 2017

-7.9

Mar 2009

15.0

Jun 1987

%

quarterly

Mar 1983 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-20
Labour Productivity Growth

2.46

Dec 2017

2.39

Sep 2017

-8.06

Dec 2008

11.02

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 1979 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-20
Domestic Credit Growth

4.5

Feb 2018

4.4

Jan 2018

-3.8

Jul 2002

48.8

Jun 1974

%

monthly

Jul 1962 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-22
Market Capitalization: % of GDP

182.5

2017

158.9

2016

6.1

1968

182.5

2017

%

yearly

1962 - 2017

Updated on 2018-02-20
Total Imports

22,757.2

Feb 2018

24,372.2

Jan 2018

11,110.8

Feb 2009

24,578.8

Mar 2011

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2008 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-07
CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change

0.97

Feb 2018

0.82

Jan 2018

-7.56

Sep 1991

15.86

Sep 1994

%

monthly

Jan 1982 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-07
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 2017-10-10
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

4.08

2016

3.33

2015

0.47

2012

17.18

1997

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-16
Public Consumption: % of GDP

13.9

Dec 2017

13.8

Sep 2017

13.1

Dec 1986

20.6

Mar 1991

%

quarterly

Mar 1981 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-20
Retail Sales Growth

6.7

Feb 2018

-0.9

Jan 2018

-11.8

Dec 2008

22.3

Jan 2011

%

monthly

Jan 2000 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-23
Equity Market Index

10,919.5

Mar 2018

10,815.5

Feb 2018

94.1

Jan 1967

12,054.4

Jan 1990

1966=100

monthly

Jan 1967 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-31
Domestic Credit

1,107,894.0

Feb 2018

1,094,891.2

Jan 2018

40,868.5

Oct 1983

1,107,894.0

Feb 2018

USD mn

monthly

Oct 1983 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-23
Non Performing Loans Ratio

0.3

Jan 2018

0.3

Dec 2017

0.2

Dec 2015

5.0

Jan 2004

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-15
Visitor Arrivals

850,762

Feb 2018

872,294

Jan 2018

40,256

May 2003

1,112,211

Dec 2017

Person

monthly

Jan 1983 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-26
Core CPI Change

2.39

Feb 2018

0.82

Jan 2018

-1.85

Aug 1985

4.95

May 1989

%

monthly

Jan 1982 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-07
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 2017-10-10
Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars

50,860.57

Dec 2017

56,254.00

Dec 2016

24,484.00

Jun 2013

120,637.00

Dec 2005

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-08
Population

23.6

2017

23.5

2016

8.0

1950

23.6

2017

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2017

Updated on 2018-02-20
Capital Adequacy Ratio

14.2

Dec 2017

13.4

Sep 2017

10.2

Jun 2007

14.2

Dec 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-30
Household Debt: % of GDP

87.4

2016

86.8

2015

81.4

2002

88.0

2013

%

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018-02-20
Short Term Interest Rate

0.66

Mar 2018

0.66

Feb 2018

0.54

Jan 2010

2.28

Aug 2008

% pa

monthly

Oct 2005 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-31
Gold Reserves

5,269.70

Feb 2018

5,271.70

Jan 2018

4,348.60

Feb 2002

5,337.18

May 2011

USD mn

monthly

Jun 1998 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-29
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 2017-10-10
Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars

208,152.92

Dec 2017

206,092.00

Dec 2016

110,163.00

Jun 2013

325,840.00

Dec 2005

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-08
GDP Deflator Growth

-0.6

Dec 2017

-0.3

Sep 2017

-5.0

Sep 2008

6.7

Jun 1990

%

quarterly

Mar 1982 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-20
Unemployment Rate

3.70

Feb 2018

3.68

Jan 2018

1.36

Sep 1993

6.04

Aug 2009

%

monthly

Apr 1993 - Feb 2018

Updated on Mar 2018
Direct Investment Abroad

2,087.0

Dec 2017

2,975.0

Sep 2017

1.0

Dec 1982

7,341.0

Dec 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1981 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-23
Long Term Interest Rate

1.04

Feb 2018

1.03

Jan 2018

0.66

Aug 2016

7.63

Mar 1995

% pa

monthly

Jan 1995 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-22
Total Exports

27,331.2

Feb 2018

27,568.4

Jan 2018

13,120.8

Dec 2008

29,804.4

Dec 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2008 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-07
Bank Lending Rate

2.63

Mar 2018

2.63

Feb 2018

2.56

Dec 2009

16.50

Aug 1974

% pa

monthly

Jul 1961 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-31
Consumer Confidence: Net Balance

-12.1

Mar 2018

-12.6

Feb 2018

-51.6

Feb 2009

-7.1

Apr 2015

% Point

monthly

Jan 2001 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-27
External Debt: % of GDP

31.7

2017

32.5

2016

10.5

2000

33.5

2014

%

yearly

1999 - 2017

Updated on 2018-02-23
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 2018-02-20
Trade Balance

4,574.0

Feb 2018

3,196.3

Jan 2018

-272.1

Mar 2008

6,527.7

Feb 2015

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2008 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-07
Tax Revenue

1,855.87

Feb 2018

4,803.79

Jan 2018

522.18

Feb 1985

15,972.37

Jun 2017

USD mn

monthly

Oct 1983 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-28
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 2017-10-13
Natural Gas: Consumption

1.84

2016

1.78

2015

0.02

1965

1.84

2016

Cub ft/Day bn

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-13
House Prices Growth

1.8

Dec 2017

0.2

Sep 2017

-6.0

Mar 2016

20.9

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-20
Consumer Confidence Growth

9.7

Mar 2018

9.8

Feb 2018

-18.8

Mar 2009

28.9

Apr 2010

% Point

monthly

Jan 2002 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-27
Exchange Rate against USD

29.199

Mar 2018

29.246

Feb 2018

24.770

Jun 1992

40.501

Aug 1985

NTD/USD

monthly

Oct 1983 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-02
Foreign Exchange Reserves

457,188.0

Mar 2018

456,721.0

Feb 2018

312.0

Mar 1969

457,188.0

Mar 2018

USD mn

monthly

Mar 1969 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-03
Visitor Arrivals Growth

8.0

Feb 2018

5.8

Jan 2018

-83.5

May 2003

477.0

May 2004

%

monthly

Jan 1984 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-26
Non-Performing Loans

2,622.40

Jan 2018

2,517.15

Dec 2017

1,835.90

Dec 2015

24,041.28

Feb 2004

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2004 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-15
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

2.22

2022

2.29

2021

-1.57

2009

12.70

1987

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth

1.4

Feb 2018

1.8

Jan 2018

-3.1

Oct 1970

61.1

Mar 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1960 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-07
External Debt

181,938.0

Dec 2017

176,058.0

Sep 2017

31,705.0

Jun 2001

191,703.0

Sep 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Jun 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-23
Real Effective Exchange Rate

92.0

Feb 2018

91.9

Jan 2018

83.9

Oct 2011

125.9

Jan 1994

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1994 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-15
Gross National Product

155,025.00

Dec 2017

148,675.00

Sep 2017

405.00

Sep 1961

155,025.00

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1961 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-20
Gross Savings Rate

34.0

Dec 2017

34.0

Sep 2017

15.9

Mar 1968

43.4

Dec 1986

%

quarterly

Mar 1966 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-20
Labour Force Participation Rate

58.9

Feb 2018

58.9

Jan 2018

56.3

Apr 1982

61.8

Aug 1987

%

monthly

Jan 1978 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-22
Current Account Balance: % of GDP

17.5

Dec 2017

15.1

Sep 2017

-12.8

Jun 1974

22.6

Sep 1986

%

quarterly

Mar 1974 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-23
M2 Growth

3.5

Feb 2018

3.8

Jan 2018

0.9

Jan 2008

19.1

Jan 1993

%

monthly

Jan 1993 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-22
Reserve Requirement Ratio

4.0

Mar 2018

4.0

Feb 2018

4.0

Mar 2018

5.8

Jul 1998

%

monthly

Oct 1997 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-31
Private Consumption Expenditure

78,064.88

Dec 2017

76,606.53

Sep 2017

7,098.04

Mar 1984

78,064.88

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 1983 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-20
Forecast: Employment

11.59

2018

11.47

2017

6.55

1980

11.59

2018

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2018

Updated on 2017-10-10
Investment: % of GDP

19.5

Dec 2017

19.7

Sep 2017

6.4

Sep 1963

48.3

Jun 1974

%

quarterly

Mar 1961 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-20
Business Confidence Growth

-3.2

Mar 2018

-10.8

Feb 2018

-20.8

Aug 2015

28.8

Feb 2017

% Point

monthly

May 2013 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-02
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

0.3

Dec 2017

0.8

Sep 2017

-1.9

Mar 2011

5.6

Dec 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 1981 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-23
Policy Rate

1.38

Mar 2018

1.38

Feb 2018

1.25

May 2010

14.40

Dec 1961

% pa

monthly

Jul 1961 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-31
Gross Fixed Capital Formation

30,486.27

Dec 2017

30,338.72

Sep 2017

2,963.06

Mar 1984

30,486.27

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 1983 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-20
Forecast: Current Account Balance

96.89

2022

94.41

2021

3.44

1998

96.89

2022

USD bn

yearly

1984 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Forecast: Unemployment Rate

3.72

2022

3.72

2021

1.23

1980

5.85

2009

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
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 2017-10-27
Industrial Production Index Growth

5.9

Feb 2018

-1.2

Jan 2018

-32.2

Dec 2008

47.9

Dec 2009

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-23
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 2018-02-20
External Debt: Short Term

169,247.0

Dec 2017

164,301.0

Sep 2017

23,964.0

Jun 2001

176,560.0

Sep 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Jun 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-23
P/E ratio

15.94

Feb 2018

16.35

Jan 2018

9.05

Jan 2009

124.72

Jan 2010

NA

monthly

May 1989 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-08
Tourism Revenue

25,671

2016

25,729

2015

9,281

2003

25,729

2015

USD mn

yearly

2002 - 2016

Updated on 2018-02-20
Employed Persons

11,406,000.00

Feb 2018

11,401,000.00

Jan 2018

8,693,000.00

Jul 1993

11,406,000.00

Feb 2018

Person

monthly

Apr 1993 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-22
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

-25.7

Feb 2018

-5.1

Jan 2018

-69.2

Dec 2008

404.4

Dec 2009

%

monthly

Jan 1998 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-09
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth

2.00

2022

2.00

2021

-0.87

2009

19.02

1980

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth

4.01

2022

4.38

2021

-10.51

2001

27.16

1986

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
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 2017-06-15
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 2017-06-15
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 2017-06-14
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 2017-10-25
Liner Shipping Connectivity Index

71.49

2017

77.61

2016

59.56

2004

77.61

2016

2004=100

yearly

2004 - 2017

Updated on 2017-09-29
Exports: Medicament

5.63

2016

2.65

2015

2.65

2015

14.47

2009

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-16
Imports: Medicament

14,016.39

2016

14,222.02

2015

88.96

1997

16,411.17

2014

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-16
Coal Consumption

38.57

2016

37.83

2015

1.91

1975

39.03

2014

TOE mn

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-14
GDP per Capita

24,337.00

2017

22,561.00

2016

140.00

1959

24,337.00

2017

USD

yearly

1951 - 2017

Updated on 2018-02-13
Private Consumption: % of GDP

51.7

Dec 2017

52.9

Sep 2017

43.5

Jun 1987

74.0

Mar 1962

%

quarterly

Mar 1961 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-20
Total Deposits

1,137,292.94

Feb 2018

1,131,653.48

Jan 2018

303,368.06

Jan 1998

1,137,292.94

Feb 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1997 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-29
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 2017-02-22
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 2017-06-15
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 2017-06-15
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 2017-06-16
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 2017-05-19
Building Permits

4,181.00

Jan 2018

3,391.00

Dec 2017

1,468.00

Feb 2009

5,965.00

Jan 2006

Unit

monthly

Jan 2006 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-01
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 2018-02-20
Monthly Earnings

2,042

Jan 2018

1,639

Dec 2017

309

Oct 1983

2,943

Jan 2017

USD

monthly

Oct 1983 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-15
Nominal GDP

146,941.5

Dec 2017

145,202.1

Sep 2017

14,467.9

Dec 1983

146,941.5

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 1983 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-20
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 2018-02-20
Current Account Balance

26,577.0

Dec 2017

22,084.0

Sep 2017

-851.0

Mar 1981

26,577.0

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1974 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-23
Electricity Production

21,278

Jan 2018

21,078

Dec 2017

15,212

Jan 2009

26,360

Aug 2017

GWh

monthly

May 2008 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-15
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP

29.5

2017

30.2

2016

7.9

2000

30.8

2014

%

yearly

1999 - 2017

Updated on 2018-02-23
Household Debt

463,466.3

2016

455,964.4

2015

251,560.9

2002

465,943.7

2014

USD mn

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018-02-20
Motor Vehicles Sales

13,629

Feb 2018

34,369

Jan 2018

5,782

Dec 2008

71,942

Jan 2005

Unit

monthly

Jan 1997 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-09
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

23.5

Feb 2018

18.5

Jan 2018

1.3

Mar 1981

32.4

Jan 2009

NA

monthly

Jan 1981 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-16
Foreign Portfolio Investment

1,885.00

Dec 2017

-10,307.00

Sep 2017

-16,309.00

Sep 2011

13,468.00

Sep 2003

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1981 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-23
Total Exports Growth

4.1

Feb 2018

7.7

Jan 2018

-37.4

Feb 2009

54.5

Dec 2009

%

monthly

Jan 2009 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-07
Tourism Revenue Growth

-0.2

2016

3.7

2015

-18.8

2003

32.8

2011

%

yearly

2003 - 2016

Updated on 2018-02-20
Nominal GDP Growth

2.13

Dec 2017

3.23

Sep 2017

-8.72

Dec 2008

19.55

Sep 1986

%

quarterly

Mar 1983 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-20
Public Consumption Expenditure

20,432.48

Dec 2017

20,584.60

Sep 2017

2,257.59

Mar 1984

20,584.60

Sep 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 1983 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-20
Money Supply M1

220,671.10

Feb 2018

219,950.24

Jan 2018

45,945.46

Sep 1998

220,671.10

Feb 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1992 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-22
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

78.69

Dec 2017

79.58

Sep 2017

24.31

Sep 1984

88.62

Dec 2009

%

quarterly

Sep 1984 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-02-20
Forecast: Population

23.83

2022

23.78

2021

17.87

1980

23.83

2022

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-04-18
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 2017-06-27
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 2017-02-22