Markets Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
Currency 14.58 14.49 14.64 14.8 14.96 15.28
Overview Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) -0.50 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.2 2
Unemployment Rate (%) 22.50 21.8 21.8 21.8 21.8 21.3
Inflation Rate (%) 2.00 2.5 3 2.4 2.6 3
Interest Rate (%) 6.50 6.5 6.5 6 6 5.5
Balance of Trade (SZL Million) 432.70 -1508 -905 -500 -1004 -613
Current Account to GDP (%) 0.40 3 3 3 3 4.1
Government Debt to GDP (%) 10.75 13 13 13 13 14
Government Budget (% of GDP) -5.50 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 -1.5
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 33.00 33 33 33 33 33
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 27.50 27.5 27.5 27.5 27.5 27.5
GDP Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) -0.50 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.2 2
GDP (USD Billion) 4.70 6 6 6 6 6.3
GDP per capita (USD) 4820.00 4890 4890 4890 4890 4910
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 9530.40 9690 9690 9690 9690 9780
Labour Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
Unemployment Rate (%) 22.50 21.8 21.8 21.8 21.8 21.3
Population (Million) 1.14 1.15 1.15 1.15 1.16 1.17
Prices Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
Inflation Rate (%) 2.00 2.5 3 2.4 2.6 3
Food Inflation (%) 2.70 2.6 2.3 2.8 3 2.4
CPI Transportation (%) 0.20 1.64 1.34 0.2 0.21 0.21
Money Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
Interest Rate (%) 6.50 6.5 6.5 6 6 5.5
Deposit Interest Rate (%) 3.80 3.8 3.8 3.3 3.3 2.8
Trade Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
Balance of Trade (SZL Million) 432.70 -1508 -905 -500 -1004 -613
Current Account to GDP (%) 0.40 3 3 3 3 4.1
Government Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
Government Debt to GDP (%) 10.75 13 13 13 13 14
Government Budget (% of GDP) -5.50 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 -1.5
Military Expenditure (USD Million) 83.70 83 83 83 83 85
Government Budget Value (SZL Thousand) -2973578.00 -6453225 -6453225 -6453225 -6453225 -6889565
Taxes Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 33.00 33 33 33 33 33
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 27.50 27.5 27.5 27.5 27.5 27.5
Sales Tax Rate (%) 15.00 15 15 15 15 15


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