Markets Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2020
Currency 97.30 96.06 96.48 96.91 97.33 97.33
Overview Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2020
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) -4.70 -1 -0.5 -0.5 -0.5 -0.5
Unemployment Rate (%) 8.20 7.1 7.1 7.1 7.3 7.3
Inflation Rate (%) 0.40 0.7 0.9 1.1 1.3 1.4
Balance of Trade (USD Million) 2068.90 -250 -250 950 750 -150
Current Account (USD Million) 8148.10 7500 7000 7000 7000 7000
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 39.00 39 39 39 39 39
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 33.00 33 33 33 33 33
GDP Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2020
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) -4.70 -1 -0.5 -0.5 -0.5 -0.5
GDP (USD Billion) 101.13 103 105 105 105 105
GDP per capita (USD) 27340.65 27500 27800 27800 27800 27800
GDP Per Capita Ppp (USD) 35085.30 35300 36000 36000 36000 36000
Labour Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2020
Unemployment Rate (%) 8.20 7.1 7.1 7.1 7.3 7.3
Unemployed Persons (Thousand) 87.00 80 80 80 84 90
Labor Force Participation Rate (%) 40.40 40.8 40.5 40.7 40.9 41
Manufacturing Payrolls (Thousand) 73.00 73.1 72.8 73 73.3 73.1
Government Payrolls (Thousand) 198.20 205 202 206 208 210
Employment Rate (%) 37.10 37.2 36.8 37 37.2 37.4
Prices Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2020
Inflation Rate (%) 0.40 0.7 0.9 1.1 1.3 1.4
Food Inflation (%) 0.80 0.5 0.4 0.3 0.5 0.8
Consumer Price Index Cpi (Index Points) 120.41 120 120 122 122 121
Money Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2020
Banks Balance Sheet (USD Million) 69939.60 70000 71000 72000 73500 75000
Trade Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2020
Balance of Trade (USD Million) 2068.90 -250 -250 950 750 -150
Current Account (USD Million) 8148.10 7500 7000 7000 7000 7000
Imports (USD Million) 3510.80 4450 4250 4650 4500 4300
Exports (USD Million) 5579.60 4200 5200 5400 4900 4350
Tourist Arrivals (Thousand) 88.30 165 135 125 100 170
Business Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2020
Leading Economic Index (%) -0.60 2.8 2.8 3.4 3 2.6
Manufacturing Pmi 46.00 51.3 51.6 52 52.5 52.7
Consumer Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2020
Gasoline Prices (USD/Liter) 0.69 0.66 0.65 0.6 0.58 0.65
Taxes Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2020
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 39.00 39 39 39 39 39
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 33.00 33 33 33 33 33


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