Leading Economic Index Puerto Rico increased 0.40 percent in May of 2019 over the same month in the previous year. Leading Economic Index in Puerto Rico averaged 0.60 percent from 1981 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 22.60 percent in November of 2018 and a record low of -19.20 percent in November of 2017.

Leading Economic Index in Puerto Rico is expected to be 4.40 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 Puerto Rico to stand at 3.20 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Puerto Rico Economic Activity YoY is projected to trend around 2.60 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.

Puerto Rico Economic Activity YoY
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Puerto Rico Business Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Internet Speed 12366.58 10841.57 12366.58 1008.36 KBps [+]
IP Addresses 444657.00 444466.00 610273.00 286457.00 IP [+]
Leading Economic Index 0.40 1.30 22.60 -19.20 percent [+]
Manufacturing Pmi 49.60 49.60 61.70 33.10 [+]
Ease of Doing Business 64.00 64.00 64.00 33.00 [+]
Bankruptcies 239.00 262.00 1155.00 20.00 Companies [+]

Puerto Rico Economic Activity YoY

In Puerto Rico, the economic activity index summarizes the behavior of four major monthly economic indicators. Up to March 2012, these indicators were: total non-farm payroll employment, cement sales, gasoline consumption, and electric power consumption. As of April 2012, the electric power consumption variable was replaced by the electric power generation variable as the fourth indicator. This page provides - Puerto Rico Economic Activity Index- actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Puerto Rico Economic Activity YoY - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on August of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
0.40 1.30 22.60 -19.20 1981 - 2019 percent Monthly
January 1980=100

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