Nicaragua | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 26.35 Jul/15 26.7 6.73 : 26.7
GDP Last Reference Previous Range
GDP 11.26 USD Billion Dec/13 10.64 0.23 : 11.26
GDP Annual Growth Rate 3.6 percent Dec/14 4.1 -5.3 : 10.9
GDP Constant Prices 158340 NIO Million Dec/14 158340 72432 : 158340
GDP per capita 1367 USD Dec/13 1326 870 : 2109
GDP per capita PPP 4425 USD Dec/13 4293 2816 : 4425
Labour Last Reference Previous Range
Unemployment Rate 6.8 percent Dec/14 5.9 1.6 : 17.8
Wages 8.3 NIO Thousands/Month Nov/14 8.28 1.15 : 8.3
Population 6.2 Million Dec/14 6.13 1.77 : 6.2
Prices Last Reference Previous Range
Inflation Rate 5.22 percent May/15 5.67 -0.12 : 23.99
Consumer Price Index CPI 191 Index Points May/15 190 65.66 : 191
Producer Prices 224 Index Points Mar/15 222 95.2 : 230
Producer Prices Change 3.94 percent Mar/15 4.08 -8.8 : 30.9
Food Inflation 7.6 percent May/15 9.39 -8.74 : 35.25
Money Last Reference Previous Range
Money Supply M1 43797 NIO Million Mar/15 43086 3864 : 43797
Money Supply M2 114339 NIO Million Mar/15 112760 21350 : 114339
Money Supply M3 116416 NIO Million Mar/15 114653 21523 : 116416
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade -149 USD Million Mar/15 -218 -297 : -15.8
Exports 472 USD Million Mar/15 387 10.5 : 472
Imports 621 USD Million Mar/15 604 53 : 706
Current Account -301 USD Million Dec/14 -167 -449 : -47.3
Current Account to GDP -7.1 percent Dec/14 -11.4 -63 : 13.6
Remittances 1136 USD Million Dec/14 1202 660 : 1202
Gold Reserves 0.47 Tonnes Jun/04 0.46 0.46 : 0.47
Government Last Reference Previous Range
Government Budget -1.5 percent of GDP Dec/14 -1.1 -8.56 : 3.22
Government Debt to GDP 49.1 percent Dec/14 49.8 49.1 : 169
Government Budget Value 1514 NIO Million Mar/15 -292 -1348 : 3287
Government Spending 13170 NIO Million Dec/14 13170 8294 : 13170
Credit Rating 25 :
Business Last Reference Previous Range
Industrial Production 15.4 percent Jun/14 -4.6 -24 : 41.3
Competitiveness Index 3.82 Points Jun/15 3.84 3.41 : 3.84
Competitiveness Rank 99 Jun/15 99 99 : 120
Corruption Index 28 Points Jun/14 28 24 : 31
Corruption Rank 133 Jun/14 127 61 : 134
Ease of Doing Business 119 Dec/14 124 113 : 124
Consumer Last Reference Previous Range
Consumer Spending 135148 NIO Million Dec/14 135148 65154 : 135148
Gasoline Prices 1.07 USD/Liter Jun/15 1.04 0.47 : 1.35
Taxes Last Reference Previous Range
Corporate Tax Rate 30 percent Jan/15 30 30 : 30
Personal Income Tax Rate 30 percent Jan/14 30 30 : 30
Sales Tax Rate 15 percent Jan/15 15 15 : 15




Economic Indicators for Nicaragua including actual values, historical data charts, an economic calendar, time-series statistics, business news, long term forecasts and short-term predictions for Nicaragua economy. 7/4/2015