Markets Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2022
Currency 16.30 16.49 16.68 16.88 17.08 17.48

Overview Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2022
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) -2.40 1.6 2 2 2 2
Unemployment Rate (%) 23.40 24 22.6 22.6 22.6 22.6
Inflation Rate (%) 3.30 3.8 4 4.2 4 3.8
Interest Rate (%) 3.75 3.75 3.75 4 4 4
Balance of Trade (SZL Million) -457.60 -1508 -905 -500 -500 -613
Current Account to GDP (% of GDP) 7.00 4.6 2 2 2 2
Government Debt to GDP (% of GDP) 15.49 18 20 20 20 20
Government Budget (% of GDP) -4.60 -5.3 -4.9 -4.9 -4.9 -4.9
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 27.50 27.5 27.5 27.5 27.5 27.5
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 33.00 33 33 33 33 33

GDP Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2022
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) -2.40 1.6 2 2 2 2
GDP (USD Billion) 3.96 4.3 4.3 4.6 4.6 4.6
GDP per capita (USD) 3718.84 3740 3800 3800 3800 3800
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 8392.72 8400 8400 8500 8500 8500

Labour Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2022
Unemployment Rate (%) 23.40 24 22.6 22.6 22.6 22.6
Population (Million) 1.16 1.17 1.17 1.17 1.17 1.18

Prices Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2022
Inflation Rate (%) 3.30 3.8 4 4.2 4 3.8
Food Inflation (%) 5.10 5 4 3.7 3.4 3.4

Money Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2022
Interest Rate (%) 3.75 3.75 3.75 4 4 4
Deposit Interest Rate (%) 2.47 2.47 2.47 2.47 2.72 2.72
Lending Rate (%) 7.25 7.25 7.25 7.5 7.5 7.5
Central Bank Balance Sheet (SZL Thousand) 13199863.00 13250000 13250000 13250000 13250000 13650000

Trade Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2022
Balance of Trade (SZL Million) -457.60 -1508 -905 -500 -500 -613
Current Account to GDP (% of GDP) 7.00 4.6 2 2 2 2

Government Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2022
Government Debt to GDP (% of GDP) 15.49 18 20 20 20 20
Government Budget (% of GDP) -4.60 -5.3 -4.9 -4.9 -4.9 -4.9
Military Expenditure (USD Million) 82.20 85 85 85 85 85
Government Budget Value (SZL Thousand) -4592987.00 -6889565 -6889565 -6889565 -6889565 -6889565

Taxes Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2022
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 27.50 27.5 27.5 27.5 27.5 27.5
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 33.00 33 33 33 33 33
Sales Tax Rate (%) 15.00 14 14 14 14 14


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