Taiwan | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 31.56  Mar/15 31.56 24.76 : 40.48
Government Bond 10y 1.63 percent Mar/15 1.63 1.12 : 6.32
Stock Market 9606 Index points Mar/15 9606 3446 : 10202
GDP Last Reference Previous Range
GDP 489 USD Billion Dec/13 489 42.23 : 489
GDP Growth Rate 1.17 percent Nov/14 1.17 -5.07 : 5.64
GDP Annual Growth Rate 3.35 percent Nov/14 3.35 -8.12 : 17.06
GDP Constant Prices 3936417 TWD Million Nov/14 3936417 672100 : 3936417
Gross National Product 4368552 TWD Million Nov/14 4368552 99800 : 4368552
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 887762 TWD Million Nov/14 887762 8877 : 903137
Labour Last Reference Previous Range
Unemployment Rate 3.78 percent Jan/15 3.78 1.04 : 6.02
Employed Persons 11147 Thousand Jan/15 11147 6068 : 11147
Unemployed Persons 438 Thousand Jan/15 438 71 : 659
Productivity 105 Index Points Nov/14 105 20.29 : 114
Labor Force Participation Rate 58.58 percent Jan/15 58.58 57.06 : 61.21
Wages in Manufacturing 43422 TWD Dec/14 43422 1788 : 83789
Labour Costs 93.19 Index Points Nov/14 93.19 64.98 : 289
Population 23.37 Million Dec/13 23.37 15.93 : 23.37
Minimum Wages 19273 TWD Dec/14 19273 2400 : 19273
Prices Last Reference Previous Range
Inflation Rate -0.94 percent Jan/15 -0.94 -3.09 : 61.47
Consumer Price Index CPI 102 Index Points Jan/15 102 10.82 : 105
Core Inflation Rate 0.64 percent Jan/15 0.64 -1.9 : 5
Core Consumer Prices 103 Index Points Jan/15 103 61.35 : 104
GDP Deflator 104 Index Points Nov/14 104 16.07 : 109
Producer Prices 90.62 Index Points Jan/15 90.62 12.36 : 105
Export Prices 95.15 Index Points Jan/15 95.15 88.58 : 120
Import Prices 93.66 Index Points Jan/15 93.66 66.87 : 127
Food Inflation 4.45 percent Jan/15 4.45 -7.56 : 15.85
Inflation Rate Mom -0.84 percent Jan/15 -0.84 -4.51 : 15.17
Money Last Reference Previous Range
Interest Rate 1.88 percent Jan/15 1.88 1.25 : 4.63
Interbank Rate 0.65 percent Dec/14 0.65 0.35 : 8.85
Money Supply M0 1474657 TWD Million Jan/15 1474657 2557 : 1643571
Money Supply M1 5570506 TWD Million Jan/15 5570506 7081 : 5570506
Money Supply M2 38031953 TWD Million Jan/15 38031953 14825 : 38031953
Foreign Exchange Reserves 4159 USD Million Jan/15 4159 0.71 : 4237
Loans to Private Sector 9312077 TWD Million Jan/15 9312077 3818684 : 9392323
Banks Balance Sheet 38116215 TWD Million Jan/15 38116215 19818 : 38116215
Central Bank Balance Sheet 15168731 TWD Million Jan/15 15168731 3100302 : 15196420
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade 152504 TWD Million Jan/15 152504 -21150 : 159426
Exports 798479 TWD Million Jan/15 798479 50577 : 842228
Imports 645975 TWD Million Jan/15 645975 48050 : 782135
Current Account 19176 USD Million Nov/14 19176 -851 : 19176
Current Account to GDP 11.73 percent Dec/13 11.73 -1.9 : 21
External Debt 177945 USD Million Nov/14 177945 31705 : 191703
Terms of Trade 102 Index Points Jan/15 102 98.5 : 183
Remittances 41 USD Million Nov/14 41 8 : 55
Tourist Arrivals 438 Thousand Nov/14 438 35.2 : 458
Gold Reserves 424 Tonnes Aug/14 424 421 : 424
Crude Oil Production 0.19 BBL/D/1K Sep/14 0.19 0.19 : 1.3
Foreign Direct Investment 313 USD Million Jan/15 313 81.58 : 3954
Government Last Reference Previous Range
Government Budget -2 percent of GDP Dec/13 -2 -6.3 : 1.8
Government Debt to GDP 40.98 percent Dec/13 40.98 11.19 : 40.98
Government Budget Value -314 TWD Billion Jun/14 -314 -314 : 1280
Government Spending 565169 TWD Million Nov/14 565169 133471 : 565386
Credit Rating 81.32  81.32 :
Business Last Reference Previous Range
Manufacturing PMI 52.1  Feb/15 52.1 45.6 : 56.1
Industrial Production 8.14 percent Jan/15 8.14 -16.8 : 70.1
New Orders 44228 USD Million Dec/14 44228 2278 : 44911
Changes in Inventories 3195 TWD Million Nov/14 3195 -102348 : 74105
Bankruptcies 2035 Companies Jan/15 2035 1256 : 7810
Car Registrations 21307 Thousand Jan/15 21307 15440 : 22456
Industrial Production Mom 3.96 percent Nov/14 3.96 -15.32 : 9.91
Leading Economic Index 107 Index Points Dec/14 107 20.7 : 107
Manufacturing Production 6.76 percent Nov/14 6.76 -42.8 : 72.52
Consumer Last Reference Previous Range
Consumer Confidence 88.23  Jan/15 88.23 48.42 : 97.52
Retail Sales Mom 5.73 percent Dec/14 5.73 -16.42 : 8.14
Retail Sales YoY 4.14 percent Dec/14 4.14 -2.8 : 22.9
Consumer Spending 2116724 TWD Million Nov/14 2116724 377485 : 2116724
Disposable Personal Income 7718200 TWD Million Jun/13 7718200 61500 : 7718200
Personal Savings 1591500 TWD Million Jun/13 1591500 6900 : 1591500
Consumer Credit 7203228 TWD Million Jan/15 7203228 741707 : 7203228
Bank Lending Rate 2.88 percent Jan/15 2.88 2.56 : 16.5
Housing Last Reference Previous Range
Housing Index 102 Index Points Jan/15 102 51.98 : 110
Taxes Last Reference Previous Range
Corporate Tax Rate 17 percent Jan/14 17 17 : 25
Personal Income Tax Rate 40 percent Jan/14 40 40 : 40
Sales Tax Rate percent Jan/14 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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