Bahamas | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency May/15 1 0.98 : 1.01
GDP Last Reference Previous Range
GDP 8.42 USD Billion Dec/13 8.21 0.17 : 8.42
GDP Annual Growth Rate 0.93 percent Dec/14 1.9 -4.2 : 7.9
GDP per capita 20747 USD Dec/13 20909 12754 : 24212
GDP per capita PPP 22518 USD Dec/13 22694 21237 : 26279
Labour Last Reference Previous Range
Unemployment Rate 15.7 percent Dec/14 15.4 6.9 : 15.7
Population 0.38 Million Dec/14 0.38 0.11 : 0.38
Prices Last Reference Previous Range
Inflation Rate 2.14 percent Jan/15 0.25 -0.19 : 14.24
Food Inflation 6.52 percent Jan/15 -0.02 -1.79 : 12.18
Money Last Reference Previous Range
Interest Rate 4.5 percent Mar/15 4.5 4.5 : 5.25
Foreign Exchange Reserves 819 BD Million Feb/15 794 18.93 : 1141
Money Supply M0 122 BD Million Mar/15 111 13 : 234
Money Supply M1 1040 BD Million Mar/15 704 443 : 1996
Money Supply M2 6164 BD Million Dec/14 6260 2103 : 6272
Money Supply M3 6389 BD Million Dec/14 6438 2136 : 6538
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade -690 Million Bahamian Dollars Nov/14 -577 -690 : -251
Exports 181 Million Bahamian Dollars Nov/14 216 90 : 264
Imports 871 Million Bahamian Dollars Nov/14 792 373 : 908
Current Account -652 USD Million Nov/14 -529 -652 : -49.2
Current Account to GDP -14.2 percent Dec/14 -19.6 -19.6 : 10.61
Tourist Arrivals 633 Thousand Persons Dec/14 542 150 : 674
Government Last Reference Previous Range
Government Budget -4.3 percent of GDP Dec/14 -6.6 -6.6 : 0.33
Government Debt to GDP 73.4 percent Dec/14 66.2 23.2 : 73.4
Credit Rating 62.5  :
Consumer Last Reference Previous Range
Bank Lending Rate 11.71 percent Mar/15 12.07 9.79 : 12.79
Private Sector Credit 6293 BD Million Mar/15 6318 1580 : 6686
Taxes Last Reference Previous Range
Corporate Tax Rate percent Jan/15 0 0 : 0
Personal Income Tax Rate percent Jan/14 0 0 : 0
Social Security Rate 9.8 percent Jan/15 9.8 8.8 : 9.8
Social Security Rate For Companies 5.9 percent Jan/15 5.9 5.4 : 5.9
Social Security Rate For Employees 3.9 percent Jan/15 3.9 3.4 : 3.9
Sales Tax Rate 7.5  Jan/15 7.5 : 7.5




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