Paraguay | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 5178 Jul/15 5178 3643 : 6290
GDP Last Reference Previous Range
GDP 30.98 USD Billion Dec/14 28.9 0.4 : 30.98
GDP Growth Rate 0.7 percent Mar/15 2.1 -5 : 12.9
GDP Annual Growth Rate 4.2 percent Mar/15 5.8 -7.8 : 16.5
GDP per capita 1979 USD Dec/14 1929 570 : 1979
GDP per capita PPP 8038 USD Dec/14 7833 5742 : 8038
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 5020211 Million PYG Mar/15 7118773 697807 : 7118773
Labour Last Reference Previous Range
Unemployment Rate 8 percent Mar/15 6.5 6 : 9.7
Population 6.89 Million Dec/14 6.78 1.91 : 6.89
Employed Persons 1287722 Persons Dec/14 1270627 1095977 : 1287722
Minimum Wages 1824 PYG Thousand/Month Jun/15 1824 20.52 : 1824
Wages In Manufacturing 238 Index Aug/14 234 100 : 238
Prices Last Reference Previous Range
Inflation Rate 2.5 percent Jun/15 3.3 0.9 : 13.4
Consumer Price Index Cpi 140 Index Points Jun/15 142 32.8 : 142
Core Consumer Prices 140 Index Points Jun/15 141 25.24 : 141
Core Inflation Rate 3.3 percent Jun/15 3.53 0.67 : 21.78
Food Inflation 1.9 percent Jun/15 4.4 -4.84 : 32.41
Inflation Rate Mom -0.9 percent Jun/15 1.5 -2.24 : 3.95
Money Last Reference Previous Range
Interest Rate 5.75 percent Jul/15 6 3.5 : 8.5
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade -80276 USD Thousands Jun/15 -74302 -451345 : 195465
Exports 724846 USD Thousands Jun/15 673425 116146 : 1090994
Imports 805122 USD Thousands Jun/15 747727 104591 : 1098829
Current Account 268 USD Million Mar/15 -632 -632 : 573
Current Account to GDP 0.8 percent Dec/14 2.3 -11.6 : 7.8
Remittances 743 USD Million Dec/13 804 506 : 804
Gold Reserves 8.2 Tonnes Mar/15 8.18 0 : 8.2
External Debt 3934323 USD Thousand Jun/15 3932763 1221099 : 3934323
Foreign Direct Investment 50057 USD Thousand Dec/14 83848 -278601 : 401944
Government Last Reference Previous Range
Government Budget -0.59 percent of GDP Dec/14 -1.91 -2.98 : 4.52
Government Debt to GDP 15.16 percent Dec/13 12.6 12.5 : 66.9
Credit Rating 37.5 :
Business Last Reference Previous Range
Changes In Inventories 111940 Million PYG Mar/15 219660 -46931 : 219660
Competitiveness Index 3.59 Points Dec/15 3.6 3.29 : 3.67
Competitiveness Rank 120 Dec/15 119 107 : 124
Corruption Index 24 Points Dec/14 24 15 : 26
Corruption Rank 150 Dec/14 150 84 : 154
Ease of Doing Business 92 Dec/14 109 92 : 124
Consumer Last Reference Previous Range
Gasoline Prices 0.82 USD/Liter Jul/15 0.82 0.43 : 1.74
Taxes Last Reference Previous Range
Corporate Tax Rate 10 percent Dec/15 10 10 : 30
Sales Tax Rate 10 percent Dec/15 10 10 : 10
Social Security Rate 25.5 percent Dec/15 25.5 25.5 : 25.5
Social Security Rate For Companies 16.5 percent Dec/15 16.5 16.5 : 16.5
Social Security Rate For Employees 9 percent Dec/15 9 9 : 9




Economic Indicators for Paraguay including actual values, historical data charts, an economic calendar, time-series statistics, business news, long term forecasts and short-term predictions for Paraguay economy. 8/2/2015