Puerto Rico | Economic Forecasts | 2016-2020 Outlook

MARKETS Actual Q2/16 Q3/16 Q4/16 Q1/17 2020
Currency 95.70 100 93.74 92.65 93.83 93.44 [+]
GDP Actual Q2/16 Q3/16 Q4/16 Q1/17 2020
GDP Annual Growth Rate -0.90 -0.1 -0.27 -0.6 -0.74 1.25 percent [+]
GDP 103.68 104 104 104 104 106 USD Billion [+]
GDP per capita 19801.39 19644 19720 19797 19789 20436 USD [+]
GDP Per Capita Ppp 33817.63 33544 33657 33769 33755 35162 USD [+]
LABOUR Actual Q2/16 Q3/16 Q4/16 Q1/17 2020
Unemployment Rate 11.40 11.8 12.4 11.59 11.6 11.5 percent [+]
Population 3.62 3.61 3.6 3.58 3.58 3.43 Million [+]
Government Payrolls 230.10 230 230 230 230 230 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 129.00 131 131 131 131 131 Thousand [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 40.50 40.47 40.46 40.46 40.46 40.46 percent [+]
Manufacturing Payrolls 71.90 72.1 72.09 72.09 72.09 72.09 Thousand [+]
Non Farm Payrolls 894.30 900 896 898 898 898 Thousand [+]
Employed Persons 1008.00 1012 1009 1010 1010 1010 Thousand [+]
Employment Rate 35.90 36 35.9 35.94 35.94 35.94 percent [+]
PRICES Actual Q2/16 Q3/16 Q4/16 Q1/17 2020
Inflation Rate -0.60 0.5 0.7 1 1 2.8 percent [+]
Food Inflation 2.60 2.55 2.47 2.44 2.43 2.42 percent [+]
Consumer Price Index Cpi 116.00 116 116 116 116 116 Index Points [+]
MONEY Actual Q2/16 Q3/16 Q4/16 Q1/17 2020
Banks Balance Sheet 56526.60 56659 56888 57136 57388 60804 USD Million [+]
TRADE Actual Q2/16 Q3/16 Q4/16 Q1/17 2020
Balance of Trade 2054.10 1651 1601 1584 1578 2250 USD Million [+]
Exports 4919.20 5333 5321 5253 5222 5833 USD Million [+]
Imports 2865.10 3391 3486 3491 3511 3429 USD Million [+]
Current Account 6331.40 5873 6128 6383 6626 10046 USD Million [+]
Capital Flows -1207.00 -2900 -1370 159 271 1591 USD Million [+]
GOVERNMENT Actual Q2/16 Q3/16 Q4/16 Q1/17 2020
Government Revenues 1324.70 1167 1022 1170 1018 1165 USD Million [+]
BUSINESS Actual Q2/16 Q3/16 Q4/16 Q1/17 2020
Leading Economic Index 123.80 123 123 123 123 123 Index Points [+]
Manufacturing Pmi 54.00 51.33 51.15 51.49 51.45 51.44 [+]
Ease of Doing Business 57.00 52 53 53 52 46 [+]
Corruption Index 63.00 62.31 62.45 62.59 62.62 62.68 Points [+]
Corruption Rank 31.00 36 37 38 37 35 [+]
Bankruptcies 895.00 902 974 843 888 888 companies [+]
Competitiveness Index 4.64 4.63 4.62 4.62 4.62 4.58 Points [+]
Competitiveness Rank 32.00 32.33 32.68 33.02 33.2 34.78 [+]
CONSUMER Actual Q2/16 Q3/16 Q4/16 Q1/17 2020
Retail Sales MoM 1.86 0.02 0.23 0 0.09 0.07 percent [+]
Retail Sales YoY -1.00 -0.38 -0.13 -0.01 0.06 -1.51 percent [+]
Gasoline Prices 0.59 0.62 0.62 0.61 0.61 0.61 USD/Liter [+]
HOUSING Actual Q2/16 Q3/16 Q4/16 Q1/17 2020
Building Permits 330.00 300 300 300 300 300 [+]
Housing Index 146.77 151 144 145 144 121 Index Points [+]
TAXES Actual Q2/16 Q3/16 Q4/16 Q1/17 2020
Personal Income Tax Rate 33.00 33 33 33 33 33 percent [+]
Corporate Tax Rate 39.00 39 39 39 39 39 percent [+]





Economic Forecasts for Puerto Rico 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 Puerto Rico economy. 5/29/2016