Taiwan | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 31.5  Jan/15 31.5 24.76 : 40.48
Government Bond 10y 1.48 percent Jan/15 1.48 1.12 : 6.32
Stock Market 9362 Index points Jan/15 9362 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 3.17 percent Nov/14 3.17 -8.12 : 17.06
GDP Constant Prices 3873993 TWD Million Aug/14 3873993 672100 : 3922265
Gross National Product 4126765 TWD Million Aug/14 4126765 99800 : 4163815
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 900462 TWD Million Aug/14 900462 8877 : 900462
Labour Last Reference Previous Range
Unemployment Rate 3.84 percent Dec/14 3.84 1.04 : 6.02
Employed Persons 11135 Thousand Dec/14 11135 6068 : 11135
Unemployed Persons 444 Thousand Dec/14 444 71 : 659
Productivity 105 Index Points Nov/14 105 20.29 : 114
Labor Force Participation Rate 58.58 percent Dec/14 58.58 57.06 : 61.21
Wages in Manufacturing 41579 TWD Nov/14 41579 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 0.61 percent Dec/14 0.61 -3.09 : 61.47
Consumer Price Index CPI 104 Index Points Dec/14 104 10.82 : 105
Core Inflation Rate 1.37 percent Dec/14 1.37 -1.9 : 5
Core Consumer Prices 103 Index Points Dec/14 103 61.35 : 104
GDP Deflator 103 Index Points Aug/14 103 16.07 : 109
Producer Prices 93.33 Index Points Dec/14 93.33 12.36 : 105
Export Prices 96.47 Index Points Dec/14 96.47 88.58 : 120
Import Prices 87.14 Index Points Dec/14 87.14 66.87 : 127
Food Inflation 4.34 percent Dec/14 4.34 -7.56 : 15.85
Inflation Rate Mom -0.08 percent Dec/14 -0.08 -4.51 : 15.17
Money Last Reference Previous Range
Interest Rate 1.88 percent Dec/14 1.88 1.25 : 4.63
Interbank Rate 0.64 percent Nov/14 0.64 0.35 : 8.85
Money Supply M0 1460915 TWD Million Dec/14 1460915 2557 : 1643571
Money Supply M1 5569151 TWD Million Dec/14 5569151 7081 : 5569151
Money Supply M2 37696337 TWD Million Dec/14 37696337 14825 : 37696337
Foreign Exchange Reserves 4190 USD Million Dec/14 4190 0.71 : 4237
Loans to Private Sector 9392323 TWD Million Dec/14 9392323 3818684 : 9392323
Banks Balance Sheet 37566269 TWD Million Dec/14 37566269 19818 : 37566269
Central Bank Balance Sheet 15196420 TWD Million Dec/14 15196420 3100302 : 15196420
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade 138425 TWD Million Dec/14 138425 -21150 : 159426
Exports 798036 TWD Million Dec/14 798036 50577 : 842228
Imports 659611 TWD Million Dec/14 659611 48050 : 782135
Current Account 15799 USD Million Aug/14 15799 -851 : 17185
Current Account to GDP 11.73 percent Dec/13 11.73 -1.9 : 21
External Debt 191703 USD Million Aug/14 191703 31705 : 191703
Terms of Trade 111 Index Points Dec/14 111 98.5 : 183
Remittances 42 USD Million Aug/14 42 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 Jul/14 0.19 0.19 : 1.3
Foreign Direct Investment 1337 USD Million Dec/14 1337 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 566134 TWD Million Aug/14 566134 133471 : 566134
Credit Rating 81.32  81.32 :
Business Last Reference Previous Range
Manufacturing PMI 50  Dec/14 50 45.6 : 56.1
Industrial Production 7.33 percent Dec/14 7.33 -16.8 : 70.1
New Orders 44228 USD Million Dec/14 44228 2278 : 44911
Changes in Inventories 29400 TWD Million Aug/14 29400 -102348 : 74105
Bankruptcies 2873 Companies Dec/14 2873 1256 : 7810
Car Registrations 21290 Thousand Dec/14 21290 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 percent Oct/14 9 -42.8 : 72.52
Consumer Last Reference Previous Range
Consumer Confidence 88.23  Jan/15 88.23 48.42 : 97.52
Retail Sales Mom -3.74 percent Nov/14 -3.74 -16.42 : 8.14
Retail Sales YoY 1.8 percent Nov/14 1.8 -2.8 : 22.9
Consumer Spending 2093456 TWD Million Aug/14 2093456 377485 : 2093456
Disposable Personal Income 7718200 TWD Million Jun/13 7718200 61500 : 7718200
Personal Savings 1591500 TWD Million Jun/13 1591500 6900 : 1591500
Consumer Credit 7202656 TWD Million Dec/14 7202656 741707 : 7202656
Bank Lending Rate 2.88 percent Dec/14 2.88 2.56 : 16.5
Housing Last Reference Previous Range
Housing Index 102 Index Points Dec/14 102 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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