Markets Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
Currency 14.02 7.45 7.47 7.49 7.52 7.56

Overview Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 2.10 -4 -4 0.5 0.5 0.5
Unemployment Rate (%) 7.40 9.1 9.1 8.5 8.5 8.5
Inflation Rate (%) 38.30 36 33 31 28 21
Interest Rate (%) 25.00 15 15 12.5 12.5 12.5
Balance of Trade (USD Million) 192.50 150 82.79 125 125 77.32
Current Account to GDP (%) -6.10 -7.5 -7.5 -6.5 -6.5 -6.5
Government Debt to GDP (%) 81.40 87 87 83 83 83
Government Budget (% of GDP) -7.90 -12 -12 -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 Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 2.10 -4 -4 0.5 0.5 0.5
GDP (USD Billion) 3.99 3.8 3.8 4.2 4.2 4.2
GDP per capita (USD) 7966.70 7920 7920 8000 8000 8000
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 16328.70 15900 15900 16300 16300 16300

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

Prices Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
Inflation Rate (%) 38.30 36 33 31 28 21
Inflation Rate Mom (%) 2.50 2 1.5 1.1 0.7 0.5
Food Inflation (%) 55.00 48 42 36 33 18
Consumer Price Index CPI (points) 194.50 193 191 213 243 231

Money Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
Interest Rate (%) 25.00 15 15 12.5 12.5 12.5
Interbank Rate (%) 12.80 2.8 2.8 0.3 0.3 0.3
Deposit Interest Rate (%) 7.40 3.6 -1.4 -1.4 -3.9 -3.9
Lending Rate (%) 15.10 5.2 5.2 2.7 2.7 2.7

Trade Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
Balance of Trade (USD Million) 192.50 150 82.79 125 125 77.32
Current Account to GDP (%) -6.10 -7.5 -7.5 -6.5 -6.5 -6.5
Imports (USD Million) 333.10 430 412 415 415 422
Exports (USD Million) 525.60 480 570 540 540 580
Gold Reserves (Tonnes) 1.70 1.7 1.7 1.7 1.7 1.7

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

Taxes Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 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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