Nicaragua | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 26.69 Jul/15 26.68 6.73 : 26.77
GDP Last Reference Previous Range
GDP 11.81 USD Billion Dec/14 10.85 0.23 : 11.81
GDP Annual Growth Rate 3.3 percent Mar/15 3.8 -5.1 : 10.9
GDP Constant Prices 158340 NIO Million Dec/14 151228 72432 : 158340
GDP per capita 1417 USD Dec/14 1373 870 : 2108
GDP per capita PPP 4574 USD Dec/14 4432 2807 : 4574
Labour Last Reference Previous Range
Unemployment Rate 6.8 percent Dec/14 5.9 1.6 : 17.8
Wages 8.66 NIO Thousands/Month Mar/15 8.52 1.15 : 8.66
Population 6.2 Million Dec/14 6.13 1.77 : 6.2
Prices Last Reference Previous Range
Inflation Rate 3.8 percent Jun/15 5.22 -0.12 : 23.99
Consumer Price Index CPI 191 Index Points Jun/15 191 65.66 : 191
Producer Prices 226 Index Points May/15 225 95.2 : 230
Producer Prices Change 1.33 percent May/15 3.6 -8.8 : 30.9
Food Inflation 4.12 percent Jun/15 7.6 -8.74 : 35.25
Money Last Reference Previous Range
Money Supply M1 47031 NIO Million May/15 44732 3864 : 47031
Money Supply M2 120141 NIO Million May/15 116096 21350 : 120141
Money Supply M3 122228 NIO Million May/15 118171 21523 : 122228
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade -156 USD Million Apr/15 -153 -297 : -15.8
Exports 394 USD Million Apr/15 469 10.5 : 470
Imports 550 USD Million Apr/15 621 53 : 706
Current Account -208 USD Million Mar/15 -301 -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 12986 8294 : 13170
Credit Rating 25 :
Fiscal Expenditure 6279 NIO Million Mar/15 4484 628 : 6279
Government Revenues 7793 NIO Million Mar/15 4192 631 : 7793
Business Last Reference Previous Range
Industrial Production 15.4 percent Jun/14 -4.6 -24 : 41.3
Competitiveness Index 3.82 Points Dec/15 3.84 3.41 : 3.84
Competitiveness Rank 99 Dec/15 99 99 : 120
Corruption Index 28 Points Dec/14 28 24 : 31
Corruption Rank 133 Dec/14 127 61 : 134
Ease of Doing Business 119 Dec/14 124 113 : 124
Leading Economic Index 137 Index Points May/15 128 90.7 : 152
Consumer Last Reference Previous Range
Consumer Spending 135148 NIO Million Dec/14 129959 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 Dec/15 30 30 : 30
Personal Income Tax Rate 30 percent Dec/14 30 30 : 30
Sales Tax Rate 15 percent Dec/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. 8/3/2015