Puerto Rico | Economic Forecasts | 2016-2020 Outlook

MARKETS Actual Q3/16 Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 2020
Currency 95.43 94.83 96.6 96.63 96.55 95.73 [+]
GDP Actual Q3/16 Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 2020
GDP Annual Growth Rate -0.60 -1.93 -2 -1.87 -1.74 1.25 percent [+]
GDP 103.10 103 103 102 102 106 USD Billion [+]
GDP per capita 19801.39 19900 19900 20100 20100 21900 USD [+]
GDP Per Capita Ppp 33843.61 33945 33945 34300 34300 37000 USD [+]
LABOUR Actual Q3/16 Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 2020
Unemployment Rate 10.80 12.4 11.27 11.27 11.27 11.5 percent [+]
Population 3.59 3.57 3.56 3.56 3.55 3.43 Million [+]
Government Payrolls 227.70 229 229 229 229 229 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 121.00 127 126 126 126 126 Thousand [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 40.20 40.32 40.33 40.33 40.33 40.33 percent [+]
Manufacturing Payrolls 71.90 71.89 71.88 71.88 71.88 71.88 Thousand [+]
Non Farm Payrolls 888.20 893 892 893 892 892 Thousand [+]
Employed Persons 1005.00 1005 1006 1006 1006 1006 Thousand [+]
Employment Rate 35.80 35.77 35.83 35.82 35.82 35.82 percent [+]
PRICES Actual Q3/16 Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 2020
Inflation Rate -1.40 0.7 1 1 1 2.8 percent [+]
Food Inflation -1.10 -0.72 -1.65 -1.97 -2.09 -2.17 percent [+]
Consumer Price Index Cpi 116.00 116 116 116 116 116 Index Points [+]
MONEY Actual Q3/16 Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 2020
Banks Balance Sheet 56746.30 57228 57470 57709 57944 60906 USD Million [+]
TRADE Actual Q3/16 Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 2020
Balance of Trade 2091.50 2346 2347 2347 2347 2347 USD Million [+]
Exports 5725.90 5964 5961 5961 5961 5961 USD Million [+]
Imports 3634.40 3526 3521 3512 3516 3516 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 Q3/16 Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 2020
Government Revenues 705.10 763 898 739 889 888 USD Million [+]
BUSINESS Actual Q3/16 Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 2020
Leading Economic Index -1.80 -1.9 -1.88 -1.89 -1.89 -1.89 percent [+]
Manufacturing Pmi 50.70 51.74 51.32 51.29 51.31 51.3 [+]
Ease of Doing Business 57.00 51.58 51.69 51.1 50.5 47.53 [+]
Corruption Index 63.00 60.64 60.68 60.56 60.43 59.7 Points [+]
Corruption Rank 31.00 36.17 36.89 36.5 36.12 34.78 [+]
Bankruptcies 876.00 973 846 964 889 889 companies [+]
Competitiveness Index 4.64 4.62 4.62 4.62 4.61 4.58 Points [+]
Competitiveness Rank 32.00 32.68 33.02 33.2 33.37 34.78 [+]
CONSUMER Actual Q3/16 Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 2020
Retail Sales MoM 3.60 0.19 0.06 0.07 0.07 0.07 percent [+]
Retail Sales YoY -1.40 -1.77 -1.75 -1.75 -1.75 -1.75 percent [+]
Gasoline Prices 0.58 0.57 0.57 0.58 0.58 0.58 USD/Liter [+]
HOUSING Actual Q3/16 Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 2020
Building Permits 311.00 302 302 302 302 302 [+]
Housing Index 153.49 149 149 148 146 130 Index Points [+]
TAXES Actual Q3/16 Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 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. 9/26/2016