Markets Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2020
Currency 156.20 161 163 164 166 170
Stock Market (points) 31350.01 29078 28659 28246 27839 27043
Government Bond 10Y (%) 13.77 14.18 14.34 14.51 14.68 15.02
Overview Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2020
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 5.20 2.8 2.8 3.3 3.3 3.3
Unemployment Rate (%) 5.70 5.9 5.9 5.7 5.6 5.7
Inflation Rate (%) 10.30 8.7 6.5 6.5 5 6
Interest Rate (%) 13.25 13.25 15 15 14.5 12
Balance of Trade (PKR Million) -410970.00 -337000 -330000 -340000 -458000 -330000
Current Account (USD Million) -3242.00 -4000 -3800 -4000 -3000 -1200
Current Account to GDP (%) -5.80 -5.2 -5.2 -3.1 -3.1 -3.1
Government Debt to GDP (%) 72.50 73.5 73.5 74 74 74
Government Budget (% of GDP) -6.60 -7.2 -7.2 -7.1 -7.1 -7.1
Consumer Confidence (Index Points) 43.39 46.1 46.3 48 45 45.8
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 31.00 31 31 31 31 31
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 20.00 20 20 20 20 20
GDP Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2020
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 5.20 2.8 2.8 3.3 3.3 3.3
GDP (USD Billion) 312.57 320 320 340 340 340
GDP Constant Prices (PKR Million) 13100711.00 12773906 13467531 13533034 13533034 13911959
Gross National Product (PKR Million) 13793368.00 14179582 14179582 14248549 14248549 14647509
Gross Fixed Capital Formation (PKR Million) 1975936.00 1921737 2031262 2041142 2041142 2098294
GDP per capita (USD) 1196.60 1410 1410 1520 1520 1520
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 4927.90 5269 5269 5328 5328 5328
GDP From Agriculture (PKR Million) 2336888.00 2348529 2402321 2414005 2414005 2481597
GDP From Construction (PKR Million) 343183.00 329751 352792 354508 354508 364434
GDP From Manufacturing (PKR Million) 1666187.00 1616991 1712840 1721171 1721171 1769364
GDP From Mining (PKR Million) 344832.00 349260 354487 356211 356211 366185
GDP From Services (PKR Million) 7423177.00 7214015 7631026 7668142 7668142 7882850
GDP From Transport (PKR Million) 1591112.00 1595162 1635663 1643619 1643619 1689640
Labour Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2020
Unemployment Rate (%) 5.70 5.9 5.9 5.7 5.6 5.7
Population (Million) 200.16 221 193 185 185 185
Living Wage Family (PKR/Month) 29700.00 31000 31000 31000 31000 32000
Living Wage Individual (PKR/Month) 13500.00 17000 17000 17000 17000 18000
Wages High Skilled (PKR/Month) 51400.00 52000 52000 52000 52000 54000
Wages Low Skilled (PKR/Month) 28700.00 21600 21600 21600 21600 22000
Prices Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2020
Inflation Rate (%) 10.30 8.7 6.5 6.5 5 6
Consumer Price Index CPI (Index Points) 252.46 249 249 257 259 264
Core Inflation Rate (%) 7.80 7.2 7.1 6.5 6 7.3
Producer Prices (Index Points) 272.34 262 272 283 291 305
Inflation Rate Mom (%) 2.30 -0.9 -0.1 0.2 0.3 0.5
Food Inflation (%) 7.88 7.5 6.5 6 3.5 3.5
CPI Transportation (Index Points) 232.44 223 226 225 235 240
Producer Prices Change (%) 13.46 9.8 10 11.5 10 12
Money Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2020
Interest Rate (%) 13.25 13.25 15 15 14.5 12
Interbank Rate (%) 12.70 12.7 14.45 14.45 13.95 13.45
Money Supply M2 (PKR Million) 16801403.00 17500000 18200000 18200000 18200000 19500000
Deposit Interest Rate (%) 9.23 7.93 9.68 9.68 9.18 8.68
Loans To Private Sector (PKR Million) 5127862.00 4825110 5244276 5319282 5297081 5417337
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD Million) 17397.60 17450 17500 17500 17300 17200
Trade Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2020
Balance of Trade (PKR Million) -410970.00 -337000 -330000 -340000 -458000 -330000
Current Account (USD Million) -3242.00 -4000 -3800 -4000 -3000 -1200
Current Account to GDP (%) -5.80 -5.2 -5.2 -3.1 -3.1 -3.1
Exports (PKR Million) 266540.00 221000 295000 265000 238000 304000
Imports (PKR Million) 677510.00 558000 625000 605000 696000 634000
External Debt (USD Million) 105841.00 99199 101860 109334 109334 105222
Remittances (USD Million) 5065.00 5120 5150 5150 5200 5200
Crude Oil Production (BBL/D/1K) 92.00 96 97 93 93 98
Foreign Direct Investment (USD Million) 3794.70 3900 3900 4100 4100 4100
Government Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2020
Government Debt to GDP (%) 72.50 73.5 73.5 74 74 74
Government Budget (% of GDP) -6.60 -7.2 -7.2 -7.1 -7.1 -7.1
Government Budget Value (PKR Billion) -2260.40 -1450 -1450 -1400 -1400 -1400
Government Spending (PKR Million) 1587677.00 1429780 1632132 1640070 1640070 1685992
Government Revenues (PKR Billion) 5228.00 5900 5900 6100 6100 6100
Government Debt (PKR Billion) 27794.90 25700 26000 26000 26000 27000
Fiscal Expenditure (PKR Billion) 4788.40 7350 7350 7500 7500 7500
Taxes Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2020
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 31.00 31 31 31 31 31
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 20.00 20 20 20 20 20
Sales Tax Rate (%) 17.00 17 17 17 17 17
Business Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2020
Industrial Production (%) -4.94 5.4 5.6 5 -3 6.2
Manufacturing Production (%) -10.63 6.6 6.5 3.2 2.5 7
Changes in Inventories (PKR Million) 217127.00 214000 214000 221000 221000 221000
Industrial Production Mom (%) -2.49 0.6 0.7 1.5 0.5 0.8
Cement Production (Thousands of Tonnes ) 2910.00 3180 3100 3600 2600 3600
Electricity Production (Gigawatt-hour) 7699.00 14180 9000 9000 14500 9300
Consumer Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2020
Consumer Confidence (Index Points) 43.39 46.1 46.3 48 45 45.8
Consumer Spending (PKR Million) 11101050.00 10924409 11411879 11467385 11467385 11788471
Consumer Credit (PKR Million) 664786.00 640189 657864 677379 686724 679574
Gasoline Prices (USD/Liter) 0.70 0.68 0.66 0.65 0.63 0.63
Private Sector Credit (PKR Million) 6049651.00 5740000 5780000 5780000 5780000 6800000


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