Argentina | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 9.09 Jul/15 9.08 0.98 : 9.24
Stock Market 11766 Index points Jul/15 11657 0.03 : 12593
GDP Last Reference Previous Range
GDP 612 USD Billion Dec/13 603 18.27 : 612
GDP Growth Rate 0.2 percent Mar/15 0 -5.7 : 5.1
GDP Annual Growth Rate 1.1 percent Mar/15 0.4 -16.3 : 12.1
GDP Constant Prices 830903 ARS Million Mar/15 904526 500792 : 904526
GDP per capita 11602 USD Dec/11 10749 4943 : 11602
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 164528 ARS Million Mar/15 173220 81950 : 204644
GDP per capita PPP 17554 USD Dec/11 15910 7462 : 17554
Labour Last Reference Previous Range
Unemployment Rate 7.1 percent Mar/15 6.9 6.4 : 20.8
Employed Persons 15866 Thousand Mar/14 16086 10560 : 16100
Unemployed Persons 1178 Thousand Mar/14 1069 1029 : 3406
Wages 11291 ARS/Month Sep/14 11049 913 : 11291
Wages In Manufacturing 1788 Index Points Mar/15 1748 89.44 : 1788
Population 41.8 Million Dec/14 41.45 20.68 : 41.8
Labor Force Participation Rate 45.2 percent Dec/14 44.7 44.7 : 46.9
Minimum Wages 4716 ARS/Month Apr/15 4716 0 : 4716
Prices Last Reference Previous Range
Inflation Rate 15.3 percent May/15 15.8 -7 : 20263
Inflation Rate Mom 1 percent May/15 1.1 0.9 : 3.6
Consumer Price Index CPI 120 Index Points May/15 119 0 : 165
GDP Deflator 566 Index Points Mar/15 539 95.1 : 566
Producer Prices 889 Index Points May/15 876 0 : 889
Export Prices 166 Index Points Mar/15 174 69.8 : 196
Import Prices 127 Index Points Mar/15 139 88.3 : 149
Producer Prices Change 10.87 percent Mar/15 13.2 -7.15 : 125
Money Last Reference Previous Range
Interest Rate 22.51 percent May/15 17.85 1.2 : 69653500
Interbank Rate 22.51 percent May/15 17.85 1.2 : 1390
Money Supply M0 462103 ARS Million May/15 469092 369 : 469092
Money Supply M1 581046 ARS Million Apr/15 582578 440 : 632576
Money Supply M2 779000 ARS Million Apr/15 774651 712 : 821299
Money Supply M3 1248811 ARS Million Apr/15 1236286 776 : 1248811
Central Bank Balance Sheet 1188827 USD Million Apr/15 1175342 446266 : 1188827
Foreign Exchange Reserves 299193 ARS Million May/15 301948 188981 : 301948
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade 355 USD Million May/15 252 -791 : 2543
Exports 5321 USD Million May/15 5231 55 : 8501
Imports 4966 USD Million May/15 4979 36 : 7671
Current Account -3710 USD Million Mar/15 -1681 -4416 : 4558
Current Account to GDP -0.9 percent Dec/14 -0.8 -4.8 : 8.5
External Debt 147457 USD Million Dec/14 144585 87524 : 171473
Terms of Trade 130 Index Points Mar/15 125 73.6 : 151
Foreign Direct Investment 418 USD Millions Mar/15 347 118 : 1454
Remittances 1078 USD Million Dec/13 991 100 : 1078
Capital Flows 5389 USD Million Mar/15 6054 -7730 : 7623
Tourist Arrivals 1596784 Dec/14 1364194 711417 : 1759639
Gold Reserves 61.74 Tonnes Mar/15 61.74 0.28 : 61.74
Crude Oil Production 529 BBL/D/1K Feb/15 533 511 : 855
Government Last Reference Previous Range
Government Budget -2.5 percent of GDP Dec/14 -2.6 -6.4 : 3.7
Government Debt to GDP 45.6 percent Dec/13 44.9 34.5 : 166
Government Budget Value -17429 ARS Million Mar/15 -13548 -23336 : 6026
Government Spending 93985 ARS Million Mar/15 105766 47921 : 105766
Credit Rating 25 :
Business Last Reference Previous Range
Industrial Production -0.9 percent May/15 -1.5 -22.3 : 24.6
Capacity Utilization 69.3 percent May/15 71.8 48.16 : 84.1
Changes in Inventories -17943 ARS Million Mar/15 4307 -29830 : 28740
Car Registrations 53 Thousand May/15 46 4 : 89
Competitiveness Index 3.79 Points Jun/15 3.76 3.76 : 4.02
Competitiveness Rank 104 Jun/15 104 70 : 104
Corruption Index 34 Points Jun/14 34 25 : 52.4
Corruption Rank 107 Jun/14 106 24 : 109
Ease of Doing Business 124 Dec/14 124 112 : 124
Industrial Production Mom -0.5 percent May/15 3.7 -18.3 : 14.64
Leading Economic Index 224 Index Points Apr/15 222 88.28 : 224
Consumer Last Reference Previous Range
Consumer Confidence 54.88 Jun/15 54.99 28.44 : 60.97
Retail Sales MoM 1.5 percent May/15 0.7 -44.7 : 57.9
Retail Sales YoY 22.6 percent May/15 31.8 -40.9 : 43.87
Consumer Spending 636556 ARS Million Mar/15 640837 349853 : 656310
Gasoline Prices 1.31 USD/Liter May/15 1.29 0.6 : 1.46
Housing Last Reference Previous Range
Housing Index 600 SQ. METRE THO Apr/15 647 127 : 1119
Taxes Last Reference Previous Range
Corporate Tax Rate 35 percent Jan/15 35 33 : 35
Personal Income Tax Rate 35 percent Jan/14 35 35 : 35
Sales Tax Rate 21 percent Jan/15 21 21 : 21
Social Security Rate 44 percent Jan/15 44 40 : 44
Social Security Rate For Companies 27 percent Jan/15 27 27 : 27
Social Security Rate For Employees 17 percent Jan/15 17 13 : 17




Economic Indicators for Argentina including actual values, historical data charts, an economic calendar, time-series statistics, business news, long term forecasts and short-term predictions for Argentina economy. 7/5/2015