Markets Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2023
Currency 3.64 3.66 3.68 3.7 3.72 3.76
Stock Market (points) 12828.51 12495 12263 12036 11814 11380
Government Bond 10y (%) 3.46 3.8 3.86 3.92 3.98 4.11

Overview Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2023
GDP Growth Rate (%) -0.90 4.2 3.6 4 3.5 3.5
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 2.00 3 4 4.6 4.2 4
Unemployment Rate (%) 0.10 0.2 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.2
Inflation Rate (%) 4.66 4.5 4.8 3.8 3.5 3.2
Interest Rate (%) 2.50 3 3 3.25 3.5 4
Balance of Trade (QAR Million) 26670.00 26800 26800 26800 26800 28800
Current Account to GDP (% of GDP) -2.50 -1.7 3 -1 -1 -1
Government Debt to GDP (% of GDP) 71.80 75 61 70 70 70
Government Budget (% of GDP) -2.10 -6.6 3 0.2 0.2 0.2
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 10.00 10 10 10 10 10
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 0.00 0 0 0 0 0

GDP Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2023
GDP Growth Rate (%) -0.90 4.2 3.6 4 3.5 3.5
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 2.00 3 4 4.6 4.2 4
GDP (USD Billion) 146.37 190 190 195 195 195
Gross Fixed Capital Formation (QAR Million) 67876.00 58310 69912 70591 70998 73838
GDP per capita (USD) 56010.96 61940 62031 62100 62100 62100
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 85266.21 95500 96790 100000 100000 100000
GDP Constant Prices (QAR Million) 166242.00 165863 166563 174851 175860 182894

Labour Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2023
Unemployment Rate (%) 0.10 0.2 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.2
Population (Million) 2.88 2.76 2.76 2.79 2.79 2.79

Prices Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2023
Inflation Rate (%) 4.66 4.5 4.8 3.8 3.5 3.2
Consumer Price Index CPI (points) 101.77 102 104 106 105 109
Inflation Rate Mom (%) 0.29 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
Food Inflation (%) 3.59 6 6 6 6 8
CPI Housing Utilities (points) 91.59 91.25 91.57 91.14 93.92 94.05
CPI Transportation (points) 109.17 110 110 111 111 112
Producer Prices (points) 93.32 88.16 89.13 90.62 97.34 102
Producer Prices Change (%) 62.90 45 15 5 5 5

Money Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2023
Interest Rate (%) 2.50 3 3 3.25 3.5 4
Money Supply M2 (QAR Million) 632923.00 642281 642281 676890 676890 676890
Deposit Interest Rate (%) 1.00 1.5 1.5 1.75 2 2.5
Loan Growth (%) 3.20 3.5 3.5 5 5 5

Trade Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2023
Balance of Trade (QAR Million) 26670.00 26800 26800 26800 26800 28800
Current Account to GDP (% of GDP) -2.50 -1.7 3 -1 -1 -1
Imports (QAR Million) 10043.00 9200 9200 9200 9200 9200
Exports (QAR Million) 36713.00 36000 36000 36000 36000 38000
Crude Oil Production (BBL/D/1K) 1317.00 1350 1360 1375 1375 1380
Tourist Arrivals (Thousand) 582.00 900 900 1100 1100 1100

Government Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2023
Government Debt to GDP (% of GDP) 71.80 75 61 70 70 70
Government Budget (% of GDP) -2.10 -6.6 3 0.2 0.2 0.2
Government Budget Value (QAR Million) -11268.00 -35500 -35500 2500 2500 2500
Government Spending (QAR Million) 122836.00 126030 126521 127749 128486 133626
Government Revenues (QAR Million) 171187.00 195000 195000 200000 200000 200000

Taxes Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2023
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 10.00 10 10 10 10 10
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 0.00 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security Rate (%) 0.00 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security Rate For Companies (%) 0.00 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security Rate For Employees (%) 0.00 0 0 0 0 0

Business Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2023
Manufacturing PMI (points) 63.60 61.8 51 51 51 51

Consumer Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2023
Consumer Spending (QAR Million) 136549.00 140099 140645 142011 142830 148543
Gasoline Prices (USD/Liter) 0.55 0.57 0.59 0.61 0.63 0.63


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