The Latin Macro Watch (LMW) is a macroeconomic and financial database that offers indicators on economic activity, fiscal and external accounts, financial markets, and forecasts. Historical data at monthly, quarterly, and annual frequencies is available starting in 1990 and covers the 26 borrowing members of the Inter-American Development Bank. Users can either View Country Profiles with key macroeconomic indicators or Download Data for analysis.

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Guyana

   Economic Activity and Employment

 Quarterly indicatorsAnnual indicators
      2015-Sep 2015-Dec 2016-Mar 2016-Jun 2016-Sep 2013 2014 2015
    Real GDP growth (YoY - %)   - - - - - 5.22 3.84 3.01
    Nominal GDP (billions of USD)   - - - - - 2.99 3.08 3.17
    Nominal GDP per capita (USD)   - - - - - 4003.39 4132.54 4266.89

 

 

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   Fiscal Accounts and Public Debt

 Quarterly indicatorsAnnual indicators
      2015-Sep 2015-Dec 2016-Mar 2016-Jun 2016-Sep 2013 2014 2015
    Public Sector Overall Balance (% GDP)   -2.7 -1.43 -2.38 -3.67 - -4.4 - -
    Public Sector Primary Balance (% GDP)   -1.73 -0.43 -1.4 -2.68 - -3.41 - -
    Total Revenues (% GDP)   24.07 25.85 25.87 26.47 - 23.64 - -
    Total Revenues (YoY - %)   8.6 31.49 8.04 14.17 - 0.99 - -
    Total expenditure (% GDP)   26.77 27.27 28.25 30.14 - 28.04 - -
    Total expenditure (YoY - %)   -10.62 6.61 35.36 39.42 - 0.49 - -
    Total Public Debt (% GDP)   48.56 48.6 48.3 47.75 47.64 57.71 - -

 

 

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   External Accounts

 Quarterly indicatorsAnnual indicators
      2015-Sep 2015-Dec 2016-Mar 2016-Jun 2016-Sep 2013 2014 2015
    Current Account Balance (% of GDP)   - - - - - -15.25 -12.52 -4.55
    Total External Debt (% of GDP)   36.42 36.1 35.62 35.17 35.02 41.69 - -
    Total External Public Debt (% of GDP)   36.42 36.1 35.62 35.17 35.02 41.69 - -
    Exports of Goods (billions of USD)   0.27 0.35 0.31 0.37 0.33 1.38 1.17 1.17
    Imports of Goods (billions of USD)   0.36 0.36 0.31 0.39 0.46 1.88 1.79 1.47
    Trade Balance (billions of USD)   -0.09 0 -0.01 -0.02 -0.13 -0.5 -0.62 -0.3
    International Reserves/M2 e.o.p (%)   38.69 36.72 38.15 39.13 37.27 49.43 40.86 36.72
    International Reserves/Short Term External Debt e.o.p (%)   - - - - - 0.73 0.71 -

 

 Monthly indicatorsAnnual indicators
      2016-Jun 2016-Jul 2016-Aug 2016-Sep 2016-Oct 2013 2014 2015
    International Reserves: millions of US$   633.3 617.4 613.8 610.4 625.8 751.2 652.2 594.7

 

 

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   Prices and FX

 Monthly indicatorsAnnual indicators
      2016-Jun 2016-Jul 2016-Aug 2016-Sep 2016-Oct 2013 2014 2015
    CPI (YoY - %)   0.98 0.62 0.8 0.89 - 0.9 1.15 -1.76
    Nominal exchange rate m.a (LC per USD )   206.5 206.5 206.5 206.5 206.5 - - -
    Nominal exchange rate (YoY - %)   0 0 0 0 0 - - -
    Nominal exchange rate multilateral (YoY - %)   -2.14 -1.71 -0.23 0.08 - - - -
    Real exchange rate multilateral (YoY - %)   -1.99 -1.8 -0.74 -0.73 - - - -
    Terms of trade (YoY - %)   - - - - - -4.5 -3.09 22.02

 

 

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   Financial Markets

 Monthly indicatorsAnnual indicators
      2016-Jun 2016-Jul 2016-Aug 2016-Sep 2016-Oct 2013 2014 2015
    Policy Rate e.o.p. (%)   5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5
    Bank Deposit Nominal Rate e.o.p. (%)   1.17 1.17 1.17 1.17 1.17 1.09 1.1 1.13
    Bank Lending Nominal Rate e.o.p (%)   13 13 13 13 13 12.83 12.83 12.83

 

 

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   Money and Banking

 Quarterly indicatorsAnnual indicators
      2015-Sep 2015-Dec 2016-Mar 2016-Jun 2016-Sep 2013 2014 2015
    Total Bank Credit (% GDP)   30.34 31.55 30.85 30.63 30.2 32.37 31.29 31.55
    Total Credit (YoY - %)   0.58 3.77 5.19 6.27 4.7 0 5.37 3.77
    Credit to the private sector e.o.p (% GDP)   20.95 21.81 21 20.76 20.51 20.89 21.68 21.81
    Credit to the private sector (YoY - %)   3.48 3.5 3.48 3.11 2.97 0 19.09 3.5
    Total Bank Deposits (% GDP)   39.8 39.57 39.32 38.67 38.68 41.12 40.48 39.57
    Total Bank Deposit (YoY - %)   1.28 0.6 1.06 -0.28 2.23 4.56 1.85 0.6
    M1 (YoY - %)   5.22 -0.68 4.42 4.42 9.53 - - -

 

 

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The results offered in this database/dataset are those compiled by the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Inter-American Development Bank, its Board of Directors, or the countries they represent.

 
 

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