Sunday October 21 2018
Nicaragua - Credit Rating at 32.50


Standard & Poor's credit rating for Nicaragua stands at B with negative outlook. Moody's credit rating for Nicaragua was last set at B2 with stable outlook. Fitch's credit rating for Nicaragua was last reported at B with negative outlook.





Friday October 19 2018
Nicaragua GDP Annual Growth Rate at -4.40 percent


Nicaragua's economy contracted a sharp 4.4 percent year-on-year in the second quarter of 2018, slowing from an upwardly revised 2.5 percent rise in the previous period. It was the sharpest contraction in 9 years and was mainly triggered by declines in construction (7.8 percent vs -1.6 percent in Q1); manufacturing (4.5 percent vs +2.2 percent); commerce (12.2 percent vs +3.4 percent); and hotel & restaurant services (34.1 percent vs +11.8 percent). In contrast, growth was observed in fishing activities (25.0 percent vs +56.6 percent); health services (3.4 percent vs +2.4 percent); electricity output (3.0 percent vs +5.1 percent); and agriculture (2.8 percent vs +4.2 percent).





Thursday October 18 2018
Nicaragua Competitiveness Rank at 104.00


Nicaragua is the 104 most competitive nation in the world out of 140 countries ranked in the 2018 edition of the Global Competitiveness Report published by the World Economic Forum.





Thursday October 18 2018
Nicaragua Competitiveness Index at 51.50 Points


Nicaragua scored 51.50 points out of 100 on the 2018 Global Competitiveness Report published by the World Economic Forum.





Thursday October 18 2018
Nicaragua Core Inflation Rate at 4.40 percent


Core consumer prices in Nicaragua increased 4.40 percent in August of 2018 over the same month in the previous year.





Thursday October 18 2018
Nicaragua Food Inflation at 6.20 percent


Cost of food in Nicaragua increased 6.20 percent in August of 2018 over the same month in the previous year.





Thursday October 18 2018
Nicaragua Inflation Rate MoM at -0.20 percent


The Consumer Price Index in Nicaragua decreased 0.20 percent in August of 2018 over the previous month.





Thursday October 18 2018
Nicaragua Consumer Price Index (CPI) at 214.50 Index Points


Consumer Price Index CPI in Nicaragua decreased to 214.50 Index Points in August from 215 Index Points in July of 2018.





Monday October 08 2018
Nicaragua Remittances at 126.70 USD Million


Remittances in Nicaragua increased to 126.70 USD Million in August from 124.40 USD Million in July of 2018.





Monday October 08 2018
Nicaragua Gross External Debt at 11728.00 USD Million


External Debt in Nicaragua increased to 11728 USD Million in the second quarter of 2018 from 11563.20 USD Million in the first quarter of 2018.