Markets Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2021
Currency 7.43 7.42 7.44 7.46 7.48 7.53

Overview Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2021
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 2.10 -4 -4 -4 0.5 0.5
Unemployment Rate (%) 7.40 7.5 7.5 7.5 7.5 7.6
Inflation Rate (%) 17.60 7 6.5 6 5.5 4.7
Interest Rate (%) 25.00 15 15 15 12.5 12.5
Balance of Trade (USD Million) 127.40 50 50 158 125 158
Current Account to GDP (%) -6.10 -7.5 -7.5 -7.5 -6.5 -6.5
Government Debt to GDP (%) 81.40 87 87 87 83 83
Government Budget (% of GDP) -7.90 -12 -12 -12 -9.1 -10.5
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 38.00 38 38 38 38 38
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 36.00 36 36 36 36 36

GDP Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2021
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 2.10 -4 -4 -4 0.5 0.5
GDP (USD Billion) 3.60 3.8 3.8 3.8 4.2 4.2
GDP per capita (USD) 8048.60 8192 8200 8200 8300 8300
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 13775.90 14100 14100 14100 14021 14300

Labour Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2021
Unemployment Rate (%) 7.40 7.5 7.5 7.5 7.5 7.6
Population (Million) 0.59 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.61

Prices Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2021
Inflation Rate (%) 17.60 7 6.5 6 5.5 4.7
Inflation Rate Mom (%) 10.00 0.5 0.3 0.5 0.1 0.5
Food Inflation (%) 22.20 15 10 8 7.5 6.5
Consumer Price Index Cpi (points) 162.70 150 151 152 172 159

Money Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2021
Interest Rate (%) 25.00 15 15 15 12.5 12.5
Interbank Rate (%) 12.60 2.6 2.6 2.6 0.1 0.1
Deposit Interest Rate (%) 8.60 -1.4 -1.4 -1.4 -3.9 -3.9
Lending Rate (%) 15.20 5.2 5.2 5.2 2.7 2.7

Trade Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2021
Balance of Trade (USD Million) 127.40 50 50 158 125 158
Current Account to GDP (%) -6.10 -7.5 -7.5 -7.5 -6.5 -6.5
Imports (USD Million) 448.60 450 430 412 415 422
Exports (USD Million) 576.00 500 480 570 540 580
Gold Reserves (Tonnes) 1.70 1.7 1.7 1.7 1.7 1.7

Government Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2021
Government Debt to GDP (%) 81.40 87 87 87 83 83
Government Budget (% of GDP) -7.90 -12 -12 -12 -9.1 -10.5
Government Budget Value (SRD Million) -2956.90 -2526 -2526 -2526 -2526 -2751

Taxes Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2021
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 38.00 38 38 38 38 38
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 36.00 36 36 36 36 36
Sales Tax Rate (%) 10.00 10 10 10 10 10


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