Markets Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2022
Currency 20.72 22.64 24.02 25.48 27.02 30.11

Overview Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2022
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) -13.40 -1.9 -1.9 -1.9 0.1 0.1
Unemployment Rate (%) 11.20 12 12 12 11 11
Inflation Rate (%) 50.40 64 47 31 25 20
Interest Rate (%) 25.00 25 25 20 20 17.5
Balance of Trade (USD Million) 357.70 82.79 125 77.32 77.32 77.32
Current Account to GDP (% of GDP) 11.40 -6.5 -6.5 -6.5 -6.5 -5.5
Government Debt to GDP (% of GDP) 86.60 90 90 83 83 87
Government Budget (% of GDP) -12.90 -9.1 -9.1 -9.1 -8.7 -8.7
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 36.00 36 36 36 36 36
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 38.00 38 38 38 38 38

GDP Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2022
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) -13.40 -1.9 -1.9 -1.9 0.1 0.1
GDP (USD Billion) 3.99 4.2 4.2 4.2 4.2 4.2
GDP per capita (USD) 7966.70 8000 8000 8000 8000 8200
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 16328.70 16300 16300 16300 16300 16500

Labour Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2022
Unemployment Rate (%) 11.20 12 12 12 11 11
Population (Million) 0.59 0.6 0.6 0.61 0.61 0.62

Prices Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2022
Inflation Rate (%) 50.40 64 47 31 25 20
Inflation Rate Mom (%) 2.10 2 1.7 1.7 1.2 1
Consumer Price Index CPI (points) 244.60 273 311 163 302 362
Food Inflation (%) 53.60 58 45 35 25 18

Money Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2022
Interest Rate (%) 25.00 25 25 20 20 17.5
Interbank Rate (%) 11.90 11.9 11.9 6.9 6.9 4.4
Deposit Interest Rate (%) 6.90 6.9 6.9 1.9 1.9 -0.6
Lending Rate (%) 15.20 15.2 15.2 10.2 10.2 7.7

Trade Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2022
Balance of Trade (USD Million) 357.70 82.79 125 77.32 77.32 77.32
Current Account to GDP (% of GDP) 11.40 -6.5 -6.5 -6.5 -6.5 -5.5
Imports (USD Million) 292.50 415 415 422 422 450
Exports (USD Million) 650.10 540 540 580 580 590
Gold Reserves (Tonnes) 1.46 1.7 1.7 1.7 1.7 1.7

Government Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2022
Government Debt to GDP (% of GDP) 86.60 90 90 83 83 87
Government Budget (% of GDP) -12.90 -9.1 -9.1 -9.1 -8.7 -8.7
Government Budget Value (SRD Million) -5857.10 -2526 -2526 -2751 -2751 -2751

Taxes Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2022
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 36.00 36 36 36 36 36
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 38.00 38 38 38 38 38
Sales Tax Rate (%) 10.00 10 10 10 10 10


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