Markets Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
Currency 14.02 14.06 14.1 14.14 14.18 14.27

Overview Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 2.10 -4 2.5 2.5 2.5 2.5
Unemployment Rate (%) 7.40 9.1 8.5 8.5 8.5 8.5
Inflation Rate (%) 40.00 33 31 28 26 21
Interest Rate (%) 25.00 15 12.5 12.5 12.5 12.5
Balance of Trade (USD Million) 192.50 158 125 125 125 158
Current Account to GDP (%) -6.10 -7.5 -6.5 -6.5 -6.5 -6.5
Government Debt to GDP (%) 81.40 87 83 83 83 83
Government Budget (% of GDP) -7.90 -12 -9.1 -9.1 -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 Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 2.10 -4 2.5 2.5 2.5 2.5
GDP (USD Billion) 3.99 3.8 4.2 4.2 4.2 4.2
GDP per capita (USD) 7966.70 7920 8000 8000 8000 8000
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 16328.70 15900 16300 16300 16300 16300

Labour Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
Unemployment Rate (%) 7.40 9.1 8.5 8.5 8.5 8.5
Population (Million) 0.59 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.61

Prices Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
Inflation Rate (%) 40.00 33 31 28 26 21
Inflation Rate Mom (%) 1.70 1.5 1.1 0.7 0.5 0.5
Food Inflation (%) 56.30 42 36 33 25 18
Consumer Price Index CPI (points) 197.60 152 191 213 243 163

Money Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
Interest Rate (%) 25.00 15 12.5 12.5 12.5 12.5
Interbank Rate (%) 12.50 7.4 0.3 0.3 0.3 7.4
Deposit Interest Rate (%) 7.20 -2.6 -5.1 -5.1 -5.1 -5.1
Lending Rate (%) 15.00 4.4 2.6 2.6 2.6 4.4

Trade Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
Balance of Trade (USD Million) 192.50 158 125 125 125 158
Current Account to GDP (%) -6.10 -7.5 -6.5 -6.5 -6.5 -6.5
Imports (USD Million) 333.10 412 415 415 415 422
Exports (USD Million) 525.60 570 540 540 540 580
Gold Reserves (Tonnes) 1.70 1.7 1.7 1.7 1.7 1.7

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

Taxes Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 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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