The economy of Honduras grew 5.3 percent year-on-year in October 2018, quickening from a downwardly revised 2.7 percent rise in the previous month. It is the fastest rise since October 2017, bolstered by sharper gains in transport & storage (12.9 percent vs 3.7 percent in September); manufacturing (8.5 percent vs 2.2 percent); utilities (6.3 percent vs 1.2 percent); finance & insurance (5.8 percent vs 3.8 percent) and communications (3.9 percent vs 3.4 percent). Leading Economic Index in Honduras averaged 5 percent from 2001 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 15.60 percent in November of 2006 and a record low of -8.40 percent in April of 2009.

Leading Economic Index in Honduras is expected to be 3.60 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Leading Economic Index in Honduras to stand at 3.60 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Honduras Economic Activity Index YoY Change is projected to trend around 3.40 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.

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Honduras Business Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Changes in Inventories 4272.10 4531.20 4803.70 -3556.20 HNL Million [+]
Internet Speed 3156.44 3223.88 3223.88 658.37 KBps [+]
IP Addresses 134210.00 134311.00 134311.00 21654.00 IP [+]
Leading Economic Index 5.30 2.70 15.60 -8.40 percent [+]
Competitiveness Index 52.46 51.27 52.46 3.70 Points [+]
Competitiveness Rank 101.00 103.00 111.00 82.00 [+]
Ease of Doing Business 121.00 115.00 141.00 101.00 [+]
Corruption Index 29.00 30.00 31.00 17.00 Points [+]
Corruption Rank 135.00 123.00 140.00 71.00 [+]


Honduras Economic Activity Index YoY Change

In Honduras, the Monthly Economic Activity Index - IMAE - summarizes the activity of the different economic sectors in a given month, anticipating future movements in GDP. The index aggregates the dynamics of industry (21 percent share), agriculture and fishing (14.7 percent), trade (12.4 percent) and real estate activities (9 percent). Mining, utilities, construction, hotels and restaurants, transport, financial services, public administration and health and social services account for the remaining 42.9 percent. The index has a base value of 100 as of 2000. This page provides - Honduras Leading Economic Index- actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Honduras Economic Activity Index YoY Change - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on December of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
5.30 2.70 15.60 -8.40 2001 - 2018 percent Monthly
2000=100, NSA




Country Last Previous
Argentina -4.50 Oct/18
Australia 0.10 Oct/18
Brazil -0.09 Sep/18
Canada -0.10 Sep/18
Japan 100.50 Oct/18
Mexico 2.10 Sep/18
Russia 2.50 Oct/18
Singapore 112.00 Sep/18
South Africa -0.20 Sep/18
South Korea 113.40 Oct/18
Turkey 0.33 Oct/18
United Kingdom 0.40 Oct/18
United States 124.54 Oct/18


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