Markets Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2022
Currency 56.97 57.13 57.32 57.5 57.7 58.08

Overview Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2022
GDP Growth Rate (%) -0.70 1.5 1.9 1.9 1.9 2.5
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 3.10 5.9 4.5 4 3.6 4.8
Unemployment Rate (%) 8.00 7.4 6.8 6.4 6.4 6
Inflation Rate (%) 9.32 6.1 5 3.4 2.7 2.5
Interest Rate (%) 3.00 3 3 3.25 3.5 3.75
Balance of Trade (USD Million) -759.80 -640 -640 -640 -640 -640
Current Account (USD Million) -682.50 340 -500 -500 -500 -430
Current Account to GDP (% of GDP) -2.00 -2.2 -2.2 -2.3 -2.3 -2.3
Government Debt to GDP (% of GDP) 69.10 62 62 62 62 60
Government Budget (% of GDP) -7.91 -3.3 -2.5 -2.5 -2.5 -2
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 28.00 27 27 27 27 27
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 25.00 25 25 25 25 25

GDP Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2022
GDP Growth Rate (%) -0.70 1.5 1.9 1.9 1.9 2.5
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 3.10 5.9 4.5 4 3.6 4.8
GDP (USD Billion) 78.84 86 86 86 86 88
GDP per capita (USD) 7389.69 7700 7700 7700 7700 8000
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 17003.01 16700 16700 16700 16700 17230
GDP Constant Prices (DOP Millions) 1244122.80 1164066 1326004 1293888 1288911 1389653

Labour Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2022
Unemployment Rate (%) 8.00 7.4 6.8 6.4 6.4 6
Population (Million) 10.45 10.47 10.57 10.57 10.57 10.67
Labor Force Participation Rate (%) 61.70 63.6 64 64 64 64
Employment Rate (%) 56.80 58.5 59 59 59 60

Prices Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2022
Inflation Rate (%) 9.32 6.1 5 3.4 2.7 2.5
Consumer Price Index CPI (points) 108.59 109 110 110 112 112
Inflation Expectations (%) 5.55 3 3.3 3.3 3.3 3.9
Inflation Rate Mom (%) 0.63 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3
Food Inflation (%) 12.10 6.5 5 5 5 5
Core Inflation Rate (%) 6.00 3.4 3.1 3.1 3.1 3.1
Cpi Housing Utilities (points) 106.58 109 109 109 109 112
CPI Transportation (points) 117.22 111 112 118 120 115

Money Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2022
Interest Rate (%) 3.00 3 3 3.25 3.5 3.75
Deposit Interest Rate (%) 7.60 7.6 7.35 7.6 7.85 8.1
Money Supply M0 (DOP Million) 179268.50 163300 163100 163100 163100 163900
Money Supply M2 (DOP Million) 1454129.00 1037000 1037000 1037000 1037000 1037000
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD Million) 12611.60 7237 7240 7239 7239 7240

Trade Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2022
Balance of Trade (USD Million) -759.80 -640 -640 -640 -640 -640
Current Account (USD Million) -682.50 340 -500 -500 -500 -430
Current Account to GDP (% of GDP) -2.00 -2.2 -2.2 -2.3 -2.3 -2.3
Imports (USD Million) 1909.70 1600 1600 1600 1600 1600
Tourist Arrivals 462536.00 160000 185000 185000 185000 387000
Foreign Direct Investment (USD Million) 718.40 800 800 800 800 800
External Debt (USD Million) 33433.20 27200 27000 27000 27000 26500

Government Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2022
Government Debt to GDP (% of GDP) 69.10 62 62 62 62 60
Government Budget (% of GDP) -7.91 -3.3 -2.5 -2.5 -2.5 -2
Military Expenditure (USD Million) 627.00 514 514 480 480 480
Government Budget Value (DOP Millions) 11349.80 4000 4000 4000 4000 4000
Government Debt (USD Million) 59357.40 48600 49200 49200 49200 48500
Government Revenues (DOP Millions) 62835.40 60000 65000 65000 65000 65000

Taxes Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2022
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 28.00 27 27 27 27 27
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 25.00 25 25 25 25 25
Sales Tax Rate (%) 18.00 18 18 18 18 18

Business Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2022
Leading Economic Index (%) 21.20 1.5 3 3 3 4.2
Business Confidence (points) 56.70 48 55 53 53 58


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