Markets Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
Currency 1.38 1.38 1.38 1.38 1.39 1.39

Overview Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 2.40 1.3 1.3 1.4 1.4 1.4
Unemployment Rate (%) 9.10 9.3 9.3 9.7 9.6 9.7
Inflation Rate (%) 2.50 5 5 6 4 3
Interest Rate (%) 5.50 5.5 5.5 5.5 5.5 5.5
Balance of Trade (BND Million) 310.90 180 211 280 280 141
Current Account to GDP (%) 4.30 -1.5 -1.5 2 2 2
Government Debt to GDP (%) 2.40 2.8 2.8 2.8 2.8 2.9
Government Budget (% of GDP) -10.50 -11.1 -11.1 -12 -12 -12
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 0.00 0 0 0 0 0

GDP Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 2.40 1.3 1.3 1.4 1.4 1.4
GDP (USD Billion) 13.47 12 12 14 14 14
GDP per capita (USD) 32327.40 31900 31900 32100 32100 32100
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 62099.60 60100 60100 61200 61200 61200
GDP Constant Prices (BND Million) 5122.80 4670 5189 5195 5195 5262
GDP From Agriculture (BND Million) 37.60 39.2 35.66 35.69 35.69 36.16
GDP From Construction (BND Million) 100.90 161 121 121 121 123
GDP From Manufacturing (BND Million) 1076.10 659 917 917 917 929
GDP From Mining (BND Million) 1961.10 2040 2202 2204 2204 2233
GDP From Public Administration (BND Million) 504.50 528 654 655 655 664
GDP From Services (BND Million) 1771.60 1811 1962 1964 1964 1990
GDP From Transport (BND Million) 56.00 96.54 136 136 136 138
GDP From Utilities (BND Million) 39.10 47.71 49.43 49.48 49.48 50.13
Gross Fixed Capital Formation (BND Million) 1751.10 2106 1774 1776 1776 1799

Labour Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
Unemployment Rate (%) 9.10 9.3 9.3 9.7 9.6 9.7
Population (Million) 0.44 0.48 0.48 0.5 0.5 0.5

Prices Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
Inflation Rate (%) 2.50 5 5 6 4 3
Inflation Rate Mom (%) -0.20 0.4 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3
Food Inflation (%) 3.60 1.5 2 2 2 2
Consumer Price Index CPI (points) 100.90 104 104 107 105 108

Money Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
Interest Rate (%) 5.50 5.5 5.5 5.5 5.5 5.5
Deposit Interest Rate (%) 0.37 0.37 0.37 0.37 0.37 0.37
Money Supply M2 (BND Million) 15221.91 14999 15076 15152 15152 15382
Banks Balance Sheet (BND Million) 17942.55 16112 15926 16578 16578 17911

Trade Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
Balance of Trade (BND Million) 310.90 180 211 280 280 141
Current Account to GDP (%) 4.30 -1.5 -1.5 2 2 2
Imports (Million BND) 416.40 590 620 620 620 650
Exports (Million BND) 727.30 770 900 900 900 950
Tourist Arrivals 258955.00 240693 240693 264234 264234 264234
Crude Oil Production (BBL/D/1K) 109.00 110 115 115 115 110
Foreign Direct Investment (BND Million) 511.00 350 350 500 500 500

Government Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
Government Debt to GDP (%) 2.40 2.8 2.8 2.8 2.8 2.9
Government Budget (% of GDP) -10.50 -11.1 -11.1 -12 -12 -12
Military Expenditure (USD Million) 336.00 328 328 328 328 328
Government Spending (BND Million) 1206.20 1062 1222 1223 1223 1239

Taxes Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 0.00 0 0 0 0 0
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 18.50 18.5 18.5 18.5 18.5 18.5

Business Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
Changes In Inventories (BND Million) 8.10 6.8 6.5 6.5 6.5 6.5

Consumer Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
Consumer Spending (BND Million) 1031.30 988 1045 1046 1046 1059


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