Syria | Economic Forecasts | 2016-2020 Outlook

MARKETS Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
Currency 515.00 520 525 530 536 618 [+]
GDP Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
GDP Annual Growth Rate -2.30 -10 -7 -5 -5 4.15 percent [+]
GDP 73.67 50 45 45 45 75 USD Billion [+]
GDP Constant Prices 1469703.00 1527493 1541934 1556376 1570817 2046460 SYP Million [+]
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 30033.60 30493 31320 32147 32974 49377 SYP Million [+]
GDP per capita 1700.39 1000 1000 980 980 1470 USD [+]
GDP per capita PPP 4684.72 3800 3600 3600 3600 4680 USD [+]
LABOUR Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
Unemployment Rate 14.90 31 28 28 28 22 percent [+]
Population 22.35 22.57 22.64 22.71 22.79 24.06 Million [+]
PRICES Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
Inflation Rate 44.50 48 38 35 29 8 percent [+]
Consumer Price Index CPI 540.02 543 544 544 544 544 Index Points [+]
Food Inflation 51.50 31 27.65 27.05 27.65 28.97 percent [+]
MONEY Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
Deposit Interest Rate 6.22 5.28 5.28 5.27 5.27 6.95 percent [+]
TRADE Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
Balance of Trade 9394.50 20553 20554 20554 20554 20555 SYP Million [+]
Exports 84431.40 84461 84461 84461 84461 84461 SYP Million [+]
Imports 75036.90 75782 75782 75782 75782 75782 SYP Million [+]
Current Account -418.30 -121 -128 -136 -182 -43.67 SYP Billion [+]
Current Account to GDP -0.62 -1.66 -1.53 -1.39 -1.26 -6.71 percent [+]
Gold Reserves 25.80 25.79 25.79 25.79 25.79 25.79 Tonnes [+]
Crude Oil Production 30.00 30.02 30.03 30.03 30.03 30.05 BBL/D/1K [+]
Terrorism Index 8.59 9.25 9.4 9.56 9.71 11.63 [+]
GOVERNMENT Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
Government Debt to GDP 30.01 60 65 65 65 77 percent [+]
Government Budget -11.40 -13.81 -14.19 -14.57 -14.95 -17.75 percent of GDP [+]
BUSINESS Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
Corruption Index 18.00 19.58 19.93 20.29 20.64 23.61 Points [+]
Corruption Rank 154.00 149 148 146 145 132 [+]
Competitiveness Index 3.85 3.85 3.85 3.85 3.85 3.85 Points [+]
Competitiveness Rank 98.00 94.03 93.49 92.95 92.41 89.33 [+]
Ease of Doing Business 173.00 168 168 169 169 165 [+]
TAXES Actual Q4/16 Q1/17 Q2/17 Q3/17 2020
Corporate Tax Rate 22.00 22 22 22 22 22 percent [+]
Personal Income Tax Rate 22.00 22 22 22 22 22 percent [+]





Economic Forecasts for Syria 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 Syria economy. 12/7/2016