Markets Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2023
Currency 1.41 1.41 1.41 1.42 1.43 1.45

Overview Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2023
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) -1.40 2 4 4 4 3
Unemployment Rate (%) 7.40 9.5 9.5 9.5 9.5 8.9
Inflation Rate (%) 3.20 3.6 2.7 2 2 0.5
Interest Rate (%) 5.50 5.5 5.5 5.5 5.5 5.5
Balance of Trade (BND Million) 367.60 300 300 300 300 300
Current Account (BND Million ) 1214.40 1000 1300 1300 1300 1300
Current Account to GDP (% of GDP) 1.00 3.5 3.5 3.5 3.5 3.5
Government Debt to GDP (% of GDP) 3.20 2.4 2.4 2.4 2.4 2.4
Government Budget (% of GDP) -2.70 -12.5 -12.5 -12.5 -12.5 -12.5
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 0.00 0 0 0 0 0

GDP Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2023
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) -1.40 2 4 4 4 3
GDP (USD Billion) 12.02 14 16 16 16 16
GDP per capita (USD) 30717.95 32500 32500 32500 32500 32500
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 62243.60 62400 62400 62400 62400 62400
Gross Fixed Capital Formation (BND Million) 1639.00 1222 1815 1672 1705 1756
GDP Constant Prices (BND Million) 4976.90 4836 4637 5176 5176 5331
GDP From Agriculture (BND Million) 47.70 51.29 55.69 49.61 49.61 51.1
GDP From Construction (BND Million) 113.90 117 158 118 118 122
GDP From Manufacturing (BND Million) 976.50 803 770 1016 1016 1046
GDP From Mining (BND Million) 1965.80 2004 1842 2044 2044 2106
GDP From Public Administration (BND Million) 659.50 507 529 686 686 706
GDP From Services (BND Million) 1919.30 1778 1849 1996 1996 2056
GDP From Transport (BND Million) 95.10 53.56 83.13 98.9 98.9 102
GDP From Utilities (BND Million) 47.90 60.87 51.1 49.82 49.82 51.31

Labour Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2023
Unemployment Rate (%) 7.40 9.5 9.5 9.5 9.5 8.9
Population (Million) 0.45 0.5 0.52 0.52 0.52 0.52

Prices Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2023
Inflation Rate (%) 3.20 3.6 2.7 2 2 0.5
Inflation Rate Mom (%) 0.80 0.3 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.1
Consumer Price Index CPI (points) 104.70 107 107 106 107 107
Food Inflation (%) 2.60 1.8 1.8 1.8 1.8 2

Money Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2023
Interest Rate (%) 5.50 5.5 5.5 5.5 5.5 5.5
Deposit Interest Rate (%) 0.14 0.14 0.14 0.14 0.14 0.14
Money Supply M2 (BND Million) 15919.55 15382 15689 15689 15689 15689
Banks Balance Sheet (BND Million) 19361.89 17911 18326 18326 18326 18326

Trade Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2023
Balance of Trade (BND Million) 367.60 300 300 300 300 300
Current Account (BND Million ) 1214.40 1000 1300 1300 1300 1300
Current Account to GDP (% of GDP) 1.00 3.5 3.5 3.5 3.5 3.5
Imports (Million BND) 1120.10 650 650 650 650 650
Exports (Million BND) 1487.70 950 950 950 950 950
Tourist Arrivals 62325.00 190000 243333 243333 243333 243333
Crude Oil Production (BBL/D/1K) 97.00 120 115 115 115 115
Foreign Direct Investment (BND Million) 796.70 500 500 500 500 500

Government Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2023
Government Debt to GDP (% of GDP) 3.20 2.4 2.4 2.4 2.4 2.4
Government Budget (% of GDP) -2.70 -12.5 -12.5 -12.5 -12.5 -12.5
Military Expenditure (USD Million) 440.00 328 328 328 328 328
Government Spending (BND Million) 955.40 1158 893 975 994 1023

Taxes Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2023
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 0.00 0 0 0 0 0
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 18.50 18.5 18.5 18.5 18.5 18.5

Business Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2023
Changes In Inventories (BND Million) 8.50 6.5 6.5 6.5 6.5 6.5

Consumer Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2023
Consumer Spending (BND Million) 1244.70 1060 1043 1270 1294 1333


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