Markets Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2021
Currency 98.37 96.06 96.48 96.91 97.33 98.17

Overview Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2021
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) -4.70 -6 -6 -6 -6 -4
Unemployment Rate (%) 9.10 9.7 10.1 10.9 11.5 11.2
Inflation Rate (%) 1.00 0.8 1.1 1.3 1.4 1.6
Balance of Trade (USD Million) 2154.90 950 750 400 50 70
Current Account (USD Million) 8148.10 7000 7000 7000 7000 6500
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 33.00 33 33 33 33 33
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 37.50 37.5 37.5 37.5 37.5 37.5

GDP Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2021
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) -4.70 -6 -6 -6 -6 -4
GDP (USD Billion) 103.00 106 106 106 106 108
GDP per capita (USD) 27340.65 26961 26961 26961 26961 26986
GDP Per Capita Ppp (USD) 35085.30 34598 34598 34598 34598 34630

Labour Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2021
Unemployment Rate (%) 9.10 9.7 10.1 10.9 11.5 11.2
Population (Million) 3.15 3.1 3.1 3.1 3.04 2.93
Labor Force Participation Rate (%) 39.90 40.5 40.7 40.9 41 41.3
Manufacturing Payrolls (Thousand) 74.70 72.8 73 73.3 73.1 73.3
Government Payrolls (Thousand) 204.80 202 206 208 210 215
Employed Persons (Thousand) 949.00 960 996 970 1000 1010
Employment Rate (%) 36.50 36.8 37 37.2 37.4 37.8
Unemployed Persons (Thousand) 95.00 98 80 84 90 88

Prices Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2021
Inflation Rate (%) 1.00 0.8 1.1 1.3 1.4 1.6
Inflation Rate Mom (%) 0.00 0.2 0.4 0 0.2 0.3
Food Inflation (%) -1.00 -0.2 0.3 0.5 0.8 1.2
Consumer Price Index Cpi (points) 119.28 120 122 121 121 123

Money Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2021
Banks Balance Sheet (USD Million) 71440.40 71000 72000 73500 75000 80000

Trade Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2021
Balance of Trade (USD Million) 2154.90 950 750 400 50 70
Current Account (USD Million) 8148.10 7000 7000 7000 7000 6500
Imports (USD Million) 3302.30 4250 4650 4500 4300 4380
Exports (USD Million) 5457.20 5200 5400 4900 4350 4450
Capital Flows (USD Million) -5142.70 -4900 -4900 -4900 -4900 -4900
Tourist Arrivals (Thousand) 146.50 155 125 100 170 185

Government Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2021
Government Revenues (USD Million) 586.00 980 1100 850 1000 1100

Taxes Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2021
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 33.00 33 33 33 33 33
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 37.50 37.5 37.5 37.5 37.5 37.5

Business Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2021
Leading Economic Index (%) 0.30 2.8 3.4 3 2.6 2.7
Manufacturing Pmi (points) 46.50 40 34 38 41 45

Consumer Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2021
Gasoline Prices (USD/Liter) 0.43 -0.35 -0.33 -0.32 -0.29 -0.29


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