Markets Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2023
Currency 206.75 210 212 214 217 221
Stock Market (points) 41878.57 39948 38872 37829 36811 34856
Government Bond 10Y (%) 12.88 12.92 13.07 13.23 13.39 13.71

Overview Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2023
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 3.94 4 4 4 4.6 4.6
Unemployment Rate (%) 4.40 12 12 12 10 10
Inflation Rate (%) 13.80 14.8 13.5 13 9.8 8.5
Interest Rate (%) 13.75 13.75 14.75 15 15 14
Balance of Trade (PKR Million) -793776.00 -1098064 -974854 -895730 -895730 -799740
Current Account (USD Million) -4078.00 -4346 -3045 -3519 -3519 -2588
Current Account to GDP (% of GDP) -0.60 -7.8 -7.8 -7.8 -3.7 -3.7
Government Debt to GDP (% of GDP) 87.00 88 90 88 90 90
Government Budget (% of GDP) -7.10 -9 -9 -9 -5 -5
Consumer Confidence (points) 41.46 40 38 40 42 44
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 29.00 29 29 29 29 29
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 35.00 35 35 35 35 35

GDP Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2023
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 3.94 4 4 4 4.6 4.6
GDP (USD Billion) 263.69 292 292 292 292 292
GDP Constant Prices (PKR Million) 41510838.00 40458115 40458115 43171272 43420337 45157150
Gross National Product (PKR Million) 44442285.00 15872522 15872522 46219976 46486630 48346095
Gross Fixed Capital Formation (PKR Million) 4915681.00 1986805 1986805 5112308 5141802 5347474
GDP per capita (USD) 1465.89 1250 1250 1250 1250 1250
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 4622.77 4680 4680 4680 4680 4680
GDP From Agriculture (PKR Million) 8791447.00 2602268 2602268 9143105 9195854 9563688
GDP From Construction (PKR Million) 992747.00 353752 353752 1032457 1038413 1079950
GDP From Manufacturing (PKR Million) 4817690.00 1734056 1734056 5010398 5039304 5240876
GDP From Mining (PKR Million) 663084.00 322216 322216 689607 693586 721329
GDP From Services (PKR Million) 22555934.00 8362816 8362816 23458171 23593507 24537247
GDP From Transport (PKR Million) 1588101.00 1651625 1651625 1651625 1661154 1727600

Labour Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2023
Unemployment Rate (%) 4.40 12 12 12 10 10
Employed Persons (Thousand ) 64030.00 60500 60500 60500 60500 61500
Population (Million) 221.00 230 230 230 230 233

Prices Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2023
Inflation Rate (%) 13.80 14.8 13.5 13 9.8 8.5
Consumer Price Index CPI (points) 165.23 166 171 179 178 194
Core Inflation Rate (%) 9.70 4.1 4.1 6.5 6.5 6.5
GDP Deflator (points) 161.28 398 393 182 177 198
Producer Prices (points) 210.79 172 184 199 212 208
Inflation Rate Mom (%) 0.44 0.8 0.5 1.3 0.7 0.7
Food Inflation (%) 17.25 4 4 4 4 4
CPI Transportation (points) 186.61 188 189 192 193 194
Producer Prices Change (%) 29.60 5 5 5 5 5

Money Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2023
Interest Rate (%) 13.75 13.75 14.75 15 15 14
Interbank Rate (%) 13.53 13.53 14.53 14.78 14.78 14.28
Money Supply M2 (PKR Million) 25155233.00 23032752 23032752 23418958 23418958 24193447
Deposit Interest Rate (%) 7.25 7.25 8.25 8.5 8.5 8
Loans To Private Sector (PKR Million) 6486286.00 5940927 6125474 6835539 6784655 7149974
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD Million) 16406.00 23175 23175 23383 23383 23799

Trade Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2023
Balance of Trade (PKR Million) -793776.00 -1098064 -974854 -895730 -895730 -799740
Current Account (USD Million) -4078.00 -4346 -3045 -3519 -3519 -2588
Current Account to GDP (% of GDP) -0.60 -7.8 -7.8 -7.8 -3.7 -3.7
Exports (PKR Million) 510476.00 670697 663234 696078 696078 438164
Imports (PKR Million) 1304252.00 1768761 1638088 1591808 1591808 1237904
External Debt (USD Million) 128920.00 118000 118000 118500 118500 118500
Remittances (USD Million) 7144.00 6100 6100 6100 6100 6100
Foreign Direct Investment (USD Million) 90.80 164 164 167 167 172
Capital Flows (USD Million) 1659.00 -8020 -6880 -7430 -7430 -5800
Crude Oil Production (BBL/D/1K) 83.00 87 85 87 87 100

Government Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2023
Government Debt to GDP (% of GDP) 87.00 88 90 88 90 90
Government Budget (% of GDP) -7.10 -9 -9 -9 -5 -5
Government Budget Value (PKR Billion) -3403.30 -4964 -4964 -4964 -4964 -5557
Government Spending (PKR Million) 4019571.00 1760300 1760300 4180354 4204471 4372650
Government Revenues (PKR Billion) 6903.40 5500 5500 5500 5500 5500
Government Debt (PKR Billion) 42761.50 40064 40064 41361 41361 43975
Fiscal Expenditure (PKR Billion) 10306.70 10464 10464 10464 10464 11057
Military Expenditure (USD Million) 10097.00 12000 12000 12000 12000 12000

Taxes Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2023
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 29.00 29 29 29 29 29
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 35.00 35 35 35 35 35
Sales Tax Rate (%) 17.00 17 17 17 17 17

Business Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2023
Industrial Production (%) 15.88 5.5 5.5 10 10 10
Manufacturing Production (%) 8.20 4.1 4.1 8 8 8
Changes in Inventories (PKR Million) 664173.00 241815 241815 241815 241815 241815
Industrial Production Mom (%) 0.11 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.5
Cement Production (Thousands of Tonnes ) 3361.00 4100 4100 4000 4000 4000
Electricity Production (Gigawatt-hour) 9966.00 15539 15539 9804 9804 10104

Consumer Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2023
Consumer Confidence (points) 41.46 40 38 40 42 44
Consumer Spending (PKR Million) 36948148.00 11692256 11692256 38426074 38647763 40193673
Gasoline Prices (USD/Liter) 0.91 0.94 0.98 1.01 1.05 1.05
Consumer Credit (PKR Million) 1031172.00 921316 992198 1049544 1078606 1097823
Private Sector Credit (PKR Million) 7730344.00 6956547 6956547 7105947 7105947 7404748


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