Markets Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
Currency 7.40 7.45 7.47 7.49 7.51 7.56
Overview Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 1.90 1.2 1.2 1.2 0.8 1.2
Unemployment Rate (%) 7.60 7.5 7.5 7.5 7.5 6.3
Inflation Rate (%) 4.30 4.7 4.8 4.9 5 5.4
Interest Rate (%) 25.00 15 15 15 15 12.5
Balance of Trade (USD Million) 97.40 110 50 50 158 168
Current Account to GDP (%) -2.90 -3.1 -3.1 -3.1 -3.1 -1.8
Government Debt to GDP (%) 81.40 74 74 74 74 70
Government Budget (% of GDP) -7.90 -8.7 -8.7 -8.7 -8.7 -9.1
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 38.00 38 38 38 38 38
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 36.00 36 36 36 36 36
GDP Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 1.90 1.2 1.2 1.2 0.8 1.2
GDP (USD Billion) 3.43 4.5 4.5 4.5 4.5 4.8
GDP per capita (USD) 8048.60 8200 8200 8200 8200 8300
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 13775.90 14100 14100 14100 14100 14300
Labour Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
Unemployment Rate (%) 7.60 7.5 7.5 7.5 7.5 6.3
Population (Million) 0.58 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.61
Prices Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
Inflation Rate (%) 4.30 4.7 4.8 4.9 5 5.4
Inflation Rate Mom (%) 0.20 0.2 0.5 0.3 0.5 0.5
Food Inflation (%) 5.00 5.7 5.9 5.9 6 5.6
Consumer Price Index Cpi (points) 143.10 145 147 149 150 158
Money Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
Interest Rate (%) 25.00 15 15 15 15 12.5
Interbank Rate (%) 12.60 2.6 2.6 2.6 2.6 2.6
Deposit Interest Rate (%) 8.90 8.9 -1.1 -1.1 -1.1 -1.1
Lending Rate (%) 15.20 5.2 5.2 5.2 5.2 5.2
Trade Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
Balance of Trade (USD Million) 97.40 110 50 50 158 168
Current Account to GDP (%) -2.90 -3.1 -3.1 -3.1 -3.1 -1.8
Exports (USD Million) 553.60 530 500 480 570 580
Imports (USD Million) 456.20 420 450 430 412 412
Government Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
Government Debt to GDP (%) 81.40 74 74 74 74 70
Government Budget (% of GDP) -7.90 -8.7 -8.7 -8.7 -8.7 -9.1
Government Budget Value (SRD Million) -2956.90 -2526 -2526 -2526 -2526 -2751
Taxes Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
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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