Taiwan | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 30.8  May/15 30.68 24.76 : 40.48
Government Bond 10y 1.55 percent May/15 1.57 1.12 : 6.32
Stock Market 9579 Index points May/15 9820 3446 : 10202
GDP Last Reference Previous Range
GDP 489 USD Billion Dec/13 475 42.23 : 489
GDP Growth Rate 0.27 percent Feb/15 1.17 -5.07 : 5.64
GDP Annual Growth Rate 3.46 percent Feb/15 3.35 -8.12 : 17.06
GDP Constant Prices 3936417 TWD Million Nov/14 3890973 672100 : 3936417
Gross National Product 4368552 TWD Million Nov/14 4144666 99800 : 4368552
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 887762 TWD Million Nov/14 903137 8877 : 903137
Labour Last Reference Previous Range
Unemployment Rate 3.75 percent Apr/15 3.75 1.04 : 6.02
Employed Persons 11177 Thousand Mar/15 11166 6068 : 11177
Unemployed Persons 435 Thousand Mar/15 434 71 : 659
Productivity 116 Index Points Feb/15 105 20.29 : 116
Labor Force Participation Rate 58.65 percent Mar/15 58.62 57.06 : 61.21
Wages in Manufacturing 84071 TWD/Month Feb/15 49705 1788 : 84071
Labour Costs 220 Index Points Feb/15 110 64.98 : 289
Population 23.37 Million Dec/13 23.32 15.93 : 23.37
Minimum Wages 19273 TWD/Month Dec/14 19047 2400 : 19273
Prices Last Reference Previous Range
Inflation Rate -0.8 percent Apr/15 -0.61 -3.09 : 61.47
Consumer Price Index CPI 103 Index Points Apr/15 102 10.82 : 105
Core Inflation Rate 0.68 percent Apr/15 0.96 -1.9 : 5
Core Consumer Prices 104 Index Points Apr/15 103 61.35 : 104
GDP Deflator 104 Index Points Nov/14 103 16.07 : 109
Producer Prices 88.12 Index Points Apr/15 87.71 12.36 : 105
Export Prices 91.76 Index Points Apr/15 92.52 88.58 : 120
Import Prices 81.33 Index Points Apr/15 81.88 66.87 : 127
Food Inflation 1.49 percent Apr/15 1.43 -7.56 : 15.85
Inflation Rate Mom -0.13 percent Apr/15 0.55 -4.51 : 15.17
Money Last Reference Previous Range
Interest Rate 1.88 percent Apr/15 1.88 1.25 : 4.63
Interbank Rate 0.64 percent Mar/15 0.69 0.35 : 8.85
Money Supply M0 1544325 TWD Million Mar/15 1680077 2557 : 1680077
Money Supply M1 5613600 TWD Million Mar/15 5652800 7081 : 5652800
Money Supply M2 38590400 TWD Million Mar/15 38591400 14825 : 38591400
Foreign Exchange Reserves 4187 USD Million Apr/15 4147 0.71 : 4237
Loans to Private Sector 9314925 TWD Million Mar/15 9355321 3818684 : 9392323
Banks Balance Sheet 38101906 TWD Million Mar/15 38091851 19818 : 38116215
Central Bank Balance Sheet 15173001 TWD Million Apr/15 14993302 3100302 : 15283103
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade 148634 TWD Million Apr/15 128304 -21150 : 159426
Exports 734054 TWD Million Apr/15 796647 50577 : 842228
Imports 585420 TWD Million Apr/15 668344 48050 : 782135
Current Account 22004 USD Million Feb/15 19176 -851 : 22004
Current Account to GDP 11.73 percent Dec/13 9.8 -1.9 : 21
External Debt 177945 USD Million Nov/14 191703 31705 : 191703
Terms of Trade 113 Index Points Apr/15 113 98.5 : 183
Remittances 41 USD Million Nov/14 42 8 : 55
Tourist Arrivals 325 Thousand Feb/15 366 35.2 : 486
Gold Reserves 424 Tonnes Nov/14 424 421 : 424
Crude Oil Production 0.2 BBL/D/1K Dec/14 0.2 0.19 : 1.3
Foreign Direct Investment 282 USD Million Apr/15 487 81.58 : 3954
Government Last Reference Previous Range
Government Budget -2 percent of GDP Dec/13 -2.5 -6.3 : 1.8
Government Debt to GDP 40.98 percent Dec/13 35.7 11.19 : 40.98
Government Budget Value -257 TWD Billion Jun/15 -331 -331 : 1280
Government Spending 565169 TWD Million Nov/14 565386 133471 : 565386
Credit Rating 81.32  :
Business Last Reference Previous Range
Manufacturing PMI 49.2  Apr/15 51 45.6 : 56.1
Industrial Production 6.49 percent Mar/15 3.32 -16.8 : 70.1
New Orders 38427 USD Million Mar/15 29890 2278 : 44911
Changes in Inventories 3195 TWD Million Nov/14 35493 -102348 : 74105
Bankruptcies 1945 Companies Mar/15 1250 1250 : 7810
Car Registrations 21339 Thousand Apr/15 21319 15440 : 22456
Industrial Production Mom 0.55 percent Mar/15 1.49 -15.32 : 9.91
Leading Economic Index 108 Index Points Mar/15 108 20.7 : 108
Manufacturing Production 6.97 percent Mar/15 2.89 -42.8 : 72.52
Consumer Last Reference Previous Range
Consumer Confidence 92.93  Apr/15 91.13 48.42 : 97.52
Retail Sales Mom -4.33 percent Mar/15 -2.46 -16.42 : 8.14
Retail Sales YoY 1.31 percent Mar/15 10.72 -5.1 : 22.9
Consumer Spending 2116724 TWD Million Nov/14 2103051 377485 : 2116724
Disposable Personal Income 7718200 TWD Million Jun/13 7460100 61500 : 7718200
Personal Savings 1591500 TWD Million Jun/13 1582300 6900 : 1591500
Consumer Credit 7190065 TWD Million Mar/15 7193313 741707 : 7203228
Bank Lending Rate 2.88 percent Mar/15 2.88 2.56 : 16.5
Housing Last Reference Previous Range
Housing Index 292 Index Points Feb/15 293 96.39 : 298
Taxes Last Reference Previous Range
Corporate Tax Rate 17 percent Jan/15 17 17 : 25
Personal Income Tax Rate 40 percent Jan/14 40 40 : 40
Sales Tax Rate percent Jan/15 5 5 : 5
Social Security Rate 14.56 percent Jan/14 14.56 9.41 : 14.56
Social Security Rate For Companies 14.56 percent Jan/14 14.56 9.41 : 14.56
Social Security Rate For Employees 3.35 percent Jan/14 3.35 2.67 : 3.35




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