Taiwan | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 31.61 Jul/15 31.59 1.8 : 40.48
Stock Market 8665 Index points Jul/15 8651 3446 : 10202
Government Bond 10y 1.45 percent Jul/15 1.48 1.12 : 6.32
GDP Last Reference Previous Range
GDP 489 USD Billion Dec/13 475 42.23 : 489
GDP Growth Rate 0.68 percent Mar/15 0.46 -5.07 : 5.64
GDP Annual Growth Rate 0.64 percent Jun/15 3.37 -8.12 : 17.06
GDP Constant Prices 3949949 TWD Million Mar/15 3923367 672100 : 3949949
Gross National Product 4223775 TWD Million Mar/15 4306706 99800 : 4306706
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 826609 TWD Million Mar/15 891410 8877 : 903137
Labour Last Reference Previous Range
Unemployment Rate 3.76 percent Jun/15 3.75 1.04 : 6.02
Employed Persons 11194 Thousand Jun/15 11191 6068 : 11194
Unemployed Persons 437 Thousand Jun/15 436 71 : 659
Productivity 104 Index Points May/15 105 20.29 : 116
Labor Force Participation Rate 58.64 percent Jun/15 58.65 57.06 : 61.21
Wages in Manufacturing 41918 TWD/Month May/15 40928 1788 : 84071
Labour Costs 95.12 Index Points May/15 92.37 64.98 : 289
Population 23.43 Million Dec/14 23.37 15.93 : 23.43
Minimum Wages 19273 TWD/Month Dec/14 19047 2400 : 19273
Prices Last Reference Previous Range
Inflation Rate -0.56 percent Jun/15 -0.73 -3.09 : 61.47
Consumer Price Index CPI 104 Index Points Jun/15 103 10.82 : 105
Core Inflation Rate 0.57 percent Jun/15 0.59 -1.9 : 5
Core Consumer Prices 104 Index Points Jun/15 104 61.35 : 104
GDP Deflator 110 Index Points Mar/15 104 16.07 : 110
Producer Prices 88.05 Index Points Jun/15 88.2 12.36 : 105
Export Prices 91.45 Index Points Jun/15 91.53 88.58 : 120
Import Prices 81.16 Index Points Jun/15 81.42 66.87 : 127
Food Inflation 1.92 percent Jun/15 0.89 -7.56 : 15.85
Inflation Rate Mom 0.69 percent Jun/15 0.06 -4.51 : 15.17
Money Last Reference Previous Range
Interest Rate 1.88 percent Jun/15 1.88 1.25 : 4.63
Interbank Rate 0.64 percent May/15 0.88 0.35 : 8.85
Money Supply M0 1509203 TWD Million Jun/15 1512542 2557 : 1680077
Money Supply M1 5668900 TWD Million Jun/15 5589232 7081 : 5668900
Money Supply M2 38750900 TWD Million Jun/15 38890890 14825 : 38890890
Foreign Exchange Reserves 4214 USD Hundred Million Jun/15 4190 0.71 : 4237
Loans to Private Sector 9362041 TWD Million Jun/15 9363299 3818684 : 9392323
Banks Balance Sheet 38274182 TWD Million Jun/15 38751920 19818 : 38751920
Central Bank Balance Sheet 15152685 TWD Million Jun/15 15222757 3100302 : 15283103
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade 67053 TWD Million Jun/15 166297 -21150 : 166297
Exports 709860 TWD Million Jun/15 785907 50577 : 842228
Imports 642807 TWD Million Jun/15 619610 48050 : 782135
Current Account 22004 USD Million Mar/15 19176 -851 : 22004
Current Account to GDP 12.3 percent Dec/14 10.8 -1.9 : 21
External Debt 171559 USD Million Mar/15 177945 31705 : 191703
Terms of Trade 113 Index Points Jun/15 112 98.5 : 183
Remittances 65 USD Million Mar/15 41 8 : 65
Tourist Arrivals 396 Thousand Apr/15 478 35.2 : 486
Gold Reserves 424 Tonnes Mar/15 424 421 : 424
Crude Oil Production 0.2 BBL/D/1K Mar/15 0.2 0.19 : 1.3
Foreign Direct Investment 271 USD Million Jun/15 200 81.58 : 3954
Government Last Reference Previous Range
Government Budget -2.1 percent of GDP Dec/14 -1.4 -6.3 : 1.8
Government Debt to GDP 36.5 percent Dec/14 35.8 11.19 : 36.5
Government Budget Value -257 TWD Billion Dec/15 -331 -331 : 1094
Government Spending 559850 TWD Million Mar/15 569083 133471 : 569083
Credit Rating 81.32 :
Fiscal Expenditure 2788 TWD Billion Dec/15 2646 87.04 : 3141
Government Revenues 2532 TWD Billion Dec/15 2509 110 : 2785
Business Last Reference Previous Range
Manufacturing PMI 46.3 Jun/15 49.3 45.6 : 56.1
Industrial Production -1.35 percent Jun/15 -3.46 -40.36 : 62.74
New Orders 36582 USD Million Jun/15 35793 2278 : 44911
Changes in Inventories -1096 TWD Million Mar/15 3945 -102348 : 74105
Bankruptcies 2433 Companies Jun/15 1760 1250 : 7810
Car Registrations 21355 Thousand Jun/15 21355 15440 : 22456
Car Production 32824 Jun/15 31956 7620 : 436732
Competitiveness Index 5.25 Points Dec/15 5.28 5.2 : 5.34
Competitiveness Rank 14 Dec/15 12 12 : 17
Corruption Index 61 Points Dec/14 61 49.8 : 61
Corruption Rank 35 Dec/14 36 25 : 39
Industrial Production Mom 0.85 percent Jun/15 -2.27 -14.39 : 9.8
Leading Economic Index 107 Index Points Jun/15 107 20.7 : 108
Manufacturing Production -1.2 percent Jun/15 -2.84 -42.8 : 72.52
Consumer Last Reference Previous Range
Consumer Confidence 89.58 Jul/15 90.58 48.42 : 97.52
Retail Sales Mom 0.7 percent Jun/15 3.48 -16.42 : 8.14
Retail Sales YoY 0.38 percent Jun/15 0.72 -5.1 : 22.9
Consumer Spending 2123268 TWD Million Mar/15 2111930 377485 : 2123268
Disposable Personal Income 7718200 TWD Million Dec/13 7460100 61500 : 7718200
Personal Savings 1591500 TWD Million Dec/13 1582300 6900 : 1591500
Consumer Credit 7241255 TWD Million Jun/15 7223902 741707 : 7241255
Bank Lending Rate 2.88 percent Jun/15 2.88 2.56 : 16.5
Housing Last Reference Previous Range
Housing Index 289 Index Points Jun/15 292 96.39 : 298
Taxes Last Reference Previous Range
Corporate Tax Rate 17 percent Dec/15 17 17 : 25
Personal Income Tax Rate 40 percent Dec/14 40 40 : 40
Sales Tax Rate 5 percent Dec/15 5 5 : 5
Social Security Rate 14.56 percent Dec/14 14.56 9.41 : 14.56
Social Security Rate For Companies 14.56 percent Dec/14 14.56 9.41 : 14.56
Social Security Rate For Employees 3.35 percent Dec/14 3.35 2.67 : 3.35




Economic Indicators for Taiwan including actual values, historical data charts, an economic calendar, time-series statistics, business news, long term forecasts and short-term predictions for Taiwan economy. 8/1/2015