Bolivia | Economic Forecasts | 2016-2020 Outlook

Overview Actual Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 2020
GDP Growth Rate -0.56 1.5 1.3 2.2 1.8 2.3 percent [+]
Unemployment Rate 7.40 7.6 7.4 7.3 7.3 8.5 percent [+]
Inflation Rate 3.46 3.5 3.7 3.8 3.9 4.5 percent [+]
Interest Rate 1.88 2.3 2.5 2.5 2.7 3 percent [+]
Balance of Trade -265.44 -221 -191 -184 -184 -185 USD Million [+]
Government Debt to GDP 39.70 35.63 37.86 40.08 42.31 39.22 percent [+]
MARKETS Actual Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 2020
Currency 6.88 6.93 7 7.07 7.2 8.23 [+]
GDP Actual Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 2020
GDP Growth Rate -0.56 1.5 1.3 2.2 1.8 2.3 percent [+]
GDP Annual Growth Rate 3.24 4.2 4.5 4.6 4.4 4.5 percent [+]
GDP 33.00 34.66 34.66 34.29 34.14 35.17 USD Billion [+]
GDP Constant Prices 11140469.00 10706371 11107160 10923511 11179817 11909613 BOB THO [+]
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 2009220.00 1906430 2114293 2124274 2144753 2345283 BOB Thousand [+]
GDP per capita 2392.77 2420 2420 2404 2420 2600 USD [+]
GDP per capita PPP 6531.07 6774 6774 6774 6774 7100 USD [+]
GDP From Agriculture 1597245.00 1090111 1108926 1093611 1078534 913153 BOB Thousand [+]
GDP From Construction 369808.00 388384 388362 388365 388364 388364 BOB Thousand [+]
GDP From Manufacturing 1868846.00 1747844 1747936 1747928 1747929 1747929 BOB Thousand [+]
GDP From Public Administration 1008085.00 1040198 1040040 1040066 1040062 1040062 BOB Thousand [+]
GDP From Services 935524.00 824617 825021 824962 824970 824969 BOB Thousand [+]
GDP From Transport 1194109.00 1063709 1128447 1136825 1145288 1252170 BOB Thousand [+]
GDP From Utilities 241534.00 220311 230069 223088 228082 226037 BOB Thousand [+]
LABOUR Actual Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 2020
Unemployment Rate 7.40 7.6 7.4 7.3 7.3 8.5 percent [+]
Minimum Wages 1805.00 1805 1805 1805 1805 1805 BOB/Month [+]
Population 10.99 11.02 11.06 11.1 11.14 11.61 Million [+]
Employment Rate 52.82 51.7 51.64 51.58 51.52 50.82 percent [+]
PRICES Actual Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 2020
Inflation Rate 3.46 3.5 3.7 3.8 3.9 4.5 percent [+]
Consumer Price Index CPI 167.65 168 170 172 174 179 Index Points [+]
Import Prices 130.13 130 130 130 130 130 Index Points [+]
Inflation Rate Mom 0.38 0.5 0.4 0.31 0.4 0.5 percent [+]
Export Prices 196.30 198 198 198 198 198 Index Points [+]
Cpi Transportation 134.50 135 136 137 138 149 Index Points [+]
Food Inflation 5.64 5.64 5.69 5.71 5.7 5.7 percent [+]
MONEY Actual Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 2020
Interest Rate 1.88 2.3 2.5 2.5 2.7 3 percent [+]
Money Supply M1 62812151.00 63184052 62785647 62758233 62765846 62767399 Thousand BOB [+]
Money Supply M2 102625786.00 101644042 102618025 101651741 102610387 102567017 Thousand BOB [+]
Money Supply M3 167308377.00 171000313 175485222 179905721 184299870 234949577 Thousand BOB [+]
Foreign Exchange Reserves 8251.36 7640 7094 6600 6152 3142 USD Million [+]
Loans to Private Sector 111614.21 119985 124128 128252 132358 180217 Million BOB [+]
Deposit Interest Rate 1.40 2.52 2.04 1.57 1.1 2.03 percent [+]
Central Bank Balance Sheet 119840.82 118363 116658 115568 114823 113405 BOB Million [+]
TRADE Actual Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 2020
Balance of Trade -265.44 -221 -191 -184 -184 -185 USD Million [+]
Exports 537.12 531 529 528 528 528 USD Million [+]
Imports 802.56 766 753 759 763 761 USD Million [+]
Current Account -513.00 -414 -363 -312 -287 -108 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -6.50 -4.62 -4.31 -4 -3.69 -3.59 percent [+]
Capital Flows 6.20 -77.72 -73.7 -82.42 -69.19 -66.99 USD Million [+]
Remittances 1178.00 1146 1146 1146 1146 1070 USD Million [+]
Gold Reserves 42.51 42.51 42.51 42.51 42.51 42.51 Tonnes [+]
Terms Of Trade 150.85 149 149 149 149 149 Index Points [+]
Terrorism Index 0.04 0.29 0.3 0.31 0.32 1.22 [+]
Crude Oil Production 50.00 49.88 49.88 49.88 49.88 49.88 BBL/D/1K [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 72.80 26.99 15.69 -40.43 0.67 -4.49 USD Million [+]
External Debt 134.03 351 363 361 361 361 BOB Million [+]
GOVERNMENT Actual Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 2020
Government Debt to GDP 39.70 35.63 37.86 40.08 42.31 39.22 percent [+]
Government Budget -2.54 -2.77 -2.95 -3.13 -3.31 -0.19 percent of GDP [+]
Military Expenditure 513.00 550 524 498 505 533 USD Million [+]
Government Spending 1238838.00 1245683 1245551 1245584 1245576 1245577 BOB Thousand [+]
BUSINESS Actual Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 2020
Manufacturing Production 5.20 3.72 3.85 3.97 4.09 3.34 percent [+]
Leading Economic Index 3.14 4.59 4.78 4.88 4.92 4.96 percent [+]
Ease of Doing Business 149.00 151 151 151 152 154 [+]
Corruption Index 33.00 35 34 34 33 34 Points [+]
Corruption Rank 113.00 99.49 98.28 97.07 95.86 86.72 [+]
Changes In Inventories 421322.00 -5278 14907 8192 10426 9868 BOB Thousand [+]
Competitiveness Index 3.54 3.57 3.57 3.57 3.57 3.53 Points [+]
Competitiveness Rank 121.00 113 113 113 113 111 [+]
Capacity Utilization 71.00 70.22 70.71 71.2 71.69 63.81 percent [+]
CONSUMER Actual Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 2020
Gasoline Prices 0.55 0.55 0.55 0.55 0.55 0.55 USD/Liter [+]
Bank Lending Rate 5.54 5.54 5.57 5.58 5.57 5.57 percent [+]
Consumer Spending 7417003.00 7547228 7538508 7541749 7540544 7540871 BOB Thousand [+]
TAXES Actual Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 Q4/17 2020
Corporate Tax Rate 25.00 25 25 25 25 25 percent [+]
Sales Tax Rate 13.00 13 13 13 13 13 percent [+]
Personal Income Tax Rate 13.00 13 13 13 13 13 percent [+]
Social Security Rate 38.92 38.92 38.92 38.92 38.92 38.92 percent [+]
Social Security Rate For Companies 16.71 16.71 16.71 16.71 16.71 16.71 percent [+]
Social Security Rate For Employees 22.10 22.1 22.1 22.1 22.1 22.1 percent [+]





Economic Forecasts for Bolivia including a long-term outlook for the next decades, plus medium-term expectations for the next four quarters and short-term market predictions for the next release affecting the Bolivia economy. 3/28/2017