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Brunei ( (listen) broo-NYE; Malay: [brunaɪ] (listen)), officially the Nation of Brunei, the Abode of Peace (Malay: Negara Brunei Darussalam, Jawi: نڬارا بروني دارالسلام‎), is a country located on the north coast of the island of Borneo in Southeast Asia. Apart from its coastline with the South China Sea, the country is completely surrounded by the Malaysian state of Sarawak. It is separated into two parts by the Sarawak district of Limbang. Brunei is the only sovereign state completely on the island of Borneo; the remainder of the island's territory is divided between the nations of Malaysia and Indonesia. Brunei's population was 460,345 in 2020, of which about 100,000 live in the capital and largest city Bandar Seri Begawan. The government is an absolute monarchy under the sovereign rule of Sultan and Yang di-Pertuan, which implements a combination of English common law and sharia law, as well as direct general Islamic practices. At the peak of the Bruneian Empire, Sultan Bolkiah (reigned 1485–1528) is alleged to have had control over most regions of Borneo, including modern-day Sarawak and Sabah, as well as the Sulu Archipelago off the northeast tip of Borneo, and the islands off the northwest tip of Bor... [More]
  • Last : 39,809.4
  • High : 40,364.5
  • Low : 39,481.1
  • Max Fluctuation : 232.8
  • Max Fluctuation % : 1%
  • Open : 39,486
  • Time : 11:05:09
  • Yesterday : 39,486
  • Change % : 0.82%
  • Change : 323.4
  • Last : 1,827.29 (BND)
  • High : 1,831.24
  • Low : 1,826.78
  • Max Fluctuation : 1.29
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.16%
  • Open : 1,829.36
  • Time : 11:05:09
  • Yesterday : 1,829.36
  • Change % : 0.11%
  • Change : 2.07
  • Last : 73.03 (BND)
  • High : 73.62
  • Low : 72.95
  • Max Fluctuation : 0.1
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.38%
  • Open : 73.62
  • Time : 11:05:09
  • Yesterday : 73.62
  • Change % : 0.81%
  • Change : 0.59
  • Last : 0.842 (BND)
  • High : 0.8422
  • Low : 0.8408
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : 0.8413
  • Time : 11:02:15
  • Yesterday : 0.8412
  • Change % : 0.1%
  • Change : 0.0008

Brunei Currency Markets

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
USD/BND Ask 1.3537 1.3535 1.3523 1.3546 0.00 0.08% 2021/07/30 Time 11:02
EUR/BND Ask 1.6085 1.6083 1.6033 1.6096 0.01 0.32% 2021/07/30 Time 10:43
GBP/BND Ask 1.8869 1.8872 1.885 1.8903 0.00 0.10% 2021/07/30 Time 10:43
BND/GBP Ask 0.5301 0.53 0.5293 0.5301 0.00 0.13% 2021/07/30 Time 10:29
BND/USD Ask 0.7377 0.7348 0.7348 0.7377 0.00 0.00% 2021/07/30 Time 4:08

Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Range Frequency Metric

Balance of Trade

84.10 21 Apr 639 -394 : 2971 Monthly Apr/21

Banks Balance Sheet

18088.18 21 Mar 17585 16118 : 21121 Monthly

Changes in Inventories

8.40 21 Mar 9.7 7 : 11 Quarterly

Competitiveness Index

0 19 Dec 61.43 4.53 : 62.76 Yearly

Competitiveness Rank

0 19 Dec 62 26 : 64 Yearly

Consumer Price Index Cpi

102.20 21 Apr 103 98.4 : 103 Monthly

Consumer Spending

1023.30 21 Mar 1062 738 : 1101 Quarterly

Coronavirus Cases

0 21 Jul 321 0 : 333 Daily Jul/21

Coronavirus Deaths

0 21 Jul 2 0 : 3 Daily Jul/21

Coronavirus Recovered

0 21 Jul 245 0 : 248 Daily Jul/21

Coronavirus Vaccination Rate

0 21 Jul 34.31 0 : 34.31 Daily Jul/21

Coronavirus Vaccination Total

0 21 Jul 150102 0 : 150102 Daily Jul/21

Corporate Tax Rate

18.50 21 Dec 18.5 18.5 : 18.5 Yearly

Corruption Index

0 20 Dec 60 52 : 63 Yearly

Corruption Rank

0 20 Dec 35 31 : 46 Yearly

Credit Rating

0 : Monthly

Crude Oil Production

99.00 21 Mar 109 70 : 221 Monthly

Currency

1.35 21 Jul 1.36 1.23 : 1.46 Daily

Current Account to GDP

1.00 20 Dec 6.6 1 : 76 Yearly Dec/20

Deposit Interest Rate

0.20 20 Dec 0.37 0.2 : 1.17 Yearly

Ease of Doing Business

0 19 Dec 55 55 : 105 Yearly

Exports

1138.60 21 Apr 1162 491 : 4137 Monthly

Food Inflation

1.50 21 Apr 3.6 -2.41 : 8.34 Monthly

Foreign Direct Investment

796.70 20 Dec 511 -207 : 1081 Yearly

GDP

12.02 20 Dec 13.47 0.11 : 19.05 Yearly

GDP Annual Growth Rate

-1.40 21 Mar -1.4 -8.1 : 7.1 Quarterly

GDP Constant Prices

4779.50 21 Mar 5050 4337 : 5123 Quarterly

GDP From Agriculture

42.90 21 Mar 44.9 34.3 : 44.9 Quarterly

GDP From Construction

84.10 21 Mar 125 77.3 : 175 Quarterly

GDP From Manufacturing

1000.30 21 Mar 1063 595 : 1063 Quarterly

GDP From Mining

1899.40 21 Mar 1984 1868 : 2400 Quarterly

GDP From Public Administration

491.20 21 Mar 630 471 : 646 Quarterly

GDP From Services

1806.20 21 Mar 1880 1637 : 1937 Quarterly

GDP From Transport

37.60 21 Mar 91.7 37.6 : 315 Quarterly

GDP From Utilities

36.80 21 Mar 48.7 34.4 : 57.8 Quarterly

GDP Per Capita Ppp

62243.60 20 Dec 62098 60389 : 72706 Yearly

GDP per capita

32402.37 20 Dec 32327 31437 : 66023 Yearly

Gold Reserves

0 21 Mar 4.5 4.31 : 4.55 Quarterly

Government Budget

-2.70 20 Dec -4.99 -16.74 : 27.92 Yearly

Government Debt to GDP

3.20 20 Dec 2.6 0 : 3.2 Yearly Dec/20

Government Spending

1119.00 21 Mar 1141 845 : 1485 Quarterly

Gross Fixed Capital Formation

1180.80 21 Mar 1716 1081 : 2575 Quarterly

Imports

1054.50 21 Apr 523 206 : 1180 Monthly

Inflation Rate

1.10 21 Apr 1.8 -1.6 : 3.59 Monthly Apr/21

Inflation Rate Mom

-0.50 21 Apr 0.3 -1.8 : 1.6 Monthly

Interest Rate

5.50 21 Jun 5.5 5.5 : 5.5 Daily Jun/21

Military Expenditure

440.00 20 Dec 415 213 : 483 Yearly

Money Supply M0

0 21 Apr 1347 604 : 2347 Monthly

Money Supply M1

0 21 Mar 5401 3323 : 5866 Monthly

Money Supply M2

15766.59 21 Mar 15446 12331 : 16807 Monthly

Personal Income Tax Rate

0.00 21 Dec 0 0 : 0 Yearly

Population

0.45 20 Dec 0.46 0.08 : 0.46 Yearly Dec/20

Tourist Arrivals

62325.00 20 Dec 333244 62325 : 333244 Yearly

Unemployment Rate

8.40 20 Dec 6.8 4.7 : 9.3 Yearly Dec/20
Indicator Actual Q2/19 Q3/19 Q4/19 Q1/20 2020 Metric
Balance of Trade 84.10 300 300 300 280 300 Apr/21
Banks Balance Sheet 18088.18 17911 17911 17911 16578 18326
Changes in Inventories 8.40 6.5 6.5 6.5 6.5 6.5
Consumer Price Index Cpi 102.20 104 104 104 103 106
Consumer Spending 1023.30 1099 1059 1054 1127 1143
Corporate Tax Rate 18.50 18.5 18.5 18.5 18.5 18.5
Crude Oil Production 99.00 110 110 110 115 110
Currency 1.35 1.37 1.37 1.38 1.36 1.39
Current Account to GDP 1.00 2 2 2 2 3.5 Dec/20
Deposit Interest Rate 0.20 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2
Exports 1138.60 950 950 950 900 950
Food Inflation 1.50 3 1.8 1.8 3 2
Foreign Direct Investment 796.70 500 500 500 500 500
GDP 12.02 14 14 14 14 16
GDP Annual Growth Rate -1.40 3.5 3.5 3 2.3 4
GDP Constant Prices 4779.50 5226 4947 4923 4738 5435
GDP From Agriculture 42.90 46.47 44.4 44.19 44.19 48.33
GDP From Construction 84.10 129 87.04 86.62 166 135
GDP From Manufacturing 1000.30 1100 1035 1030 828 1144
GDP From Mining 1899.40 2053 1966 1956 1918 2135
GDP From Public Administration 491.20 653 508 506 517 679
GDP From Services 1806.20 1946 1869 1860 1822 2023
GDP From Transport 37.60 94.91 38.92 38.73 86.03 98.71
GDP From Utilities 36.80 50.4 38.09 37.9 47.88 52.42
GDP Per Capita Ppp 62243.60 61200 61200 61200 61200 62400
GDP per capita 32402.37 32100 32100 32100 32100 32500
Government Budget -2.70 -12 -12 -12 -12 -12.5
Government Debt to GDP 3.20 2.9 2.9 2.9 3.3 2.9 Dec/20
Government Spending 1119.00 1181 1158 1153 982 1228
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 1180.80 1776 1222 1216 2331 1847
Imports 1054.50 650 650 650 620 650
Inflation Rate 1.10 2.3 1.8 1.8 2.5 2.5 Apr/21
Inflation Rate Mom -0.50 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3
Interest Rate 5.50 5.5 5.5 5.5 5.5 5.5 Jun/21
Military Expenditure 440.00 328 328 328 328 328
Money Supply M2 15766.59 15382 15382 15382 15152 15689
Personal Income Tax Rate 0.00 0 0 0 0 0
Population 0.45 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.52 Dec/20
Tourist Arrivals 62325.00 190000 190000 190000 190000 243333
Unemployment Rate 8.40 9.7 9.5 9.5 9.6 9.4 Dec/20