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Bahamas

The Bahamas ( (listen)), known officially as the Commonwealth of The Bahamas, is a sovereign country within the Lucayan Archipelago of the West Indies in the Atlantic. It takes up 97% of the Lucayan Archipelago's land area and is home to 88% of the archipelago's population. The archipelagic state consists of more than 700 islands, cays, and islets in the Atlantic Ocean, and is located north of Cuba and northwest of the island of Hispaniola (split between Haiti and the Dominican Republic) and the Turks and Caicos Islands, southeast of the American state of Florida, and east of the Florida Keys. The capital is Nassau on the island of New Providence. The Royal Bahamas Defence Force describes The Bahamas' territory as encompassing 470,000 km2 (180,000 sq mi) of ocean space. The Bahama Islands were inhabited by the Lucayans, a branch of the Arawakan-speaking Taíno, for many centuries. Columbus was the first European to see the islands, making his first landfall in the 'New World' in 1492. Later, the Spanish shipped the native Lucayans to and enslaved them on Hispaniola, after which the Bahama islands were mostly deserted from 1513 until 1648, when English colonists from Bermuda settled on the island of Eleuther... [More]
  • Last : 56,605.37
  • High : 57,343.38
  • Low : 55,895.13
  • Max Fluctuation : 361.58
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.64%
  • Open : 57,217.87
  • Time : 22:26:58
  • Yesterday : 57,217.87
  • Change % : 1.08%
  • Change : 612.5
  • Last : 1,764.55 (BSD)
  • High : 1,783.37
  • Low : 1,762.61
  • Max Fluctuation : 4.78
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.14%
  • Open : 1,779.18
  • Time : 22:26:36
  • Yesterday : 1,779.27
  • Change % : 0.83%
  • Change : 14.72
  • Last : 66.22 (BSD)
  • High : 67.31
  • Low : 62.73
  • Max Fluctuation : 1.05
  • Max Fluctuation % : 5.56%
  • Open : 65.47
  • Time : 22:26:34
  • Yesterday : 65.44
  • Change % : 1.19%
  • Change : 0.78
  • Last : 0.8848 (BSD)
  • High : 0.8853
  • Low : 0.8814
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : 0.8842
  • Time : 22:24:23
  • Yesterday : 0.8843
  • Change % : 0.06%
  • Change : 0.0005

Bahamas Currency Markets

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
EUR/BSD Ask 1.1305 1.1302 1.1302 1.1348 0.00 0.10% 2021/12/02 Time 22:24
GBP/BSD Ask 1.3294 1.3295 1.3269 1.3334 0.00 0.12% 2021/12/02 Time 22:24
BSD/GBP Ask 0.7523 - 0.7501 0.7539 0.00 0.15% 2021/12/02 Time 22:04
BSD/USD Ask 0.9996 - 0.9996 0.9996 0.00 0.00% 2021/08/30 Time 15:51
USD/BSD Ask 1.0052 - 0.9995 1.0052 0.00 0.00% 2021/08/19 Time 7:15

Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Range Frequency Metric
Balance of Trade
-530.00 21 Jun -489 -782 : -251 Quarterly Jun/21
Bank Lending Rate
9.85 21 Jun 9.79 8.59 : 13.27 Monthly
Building Permits
267.00 19 Dec 293 217 : 528 Quarterly
Consumer Price Index Cpi
110.30 21 Apr 110 70.39 : 110 Monthly
Coronavirus Cases
0 21 Oct 22154 0 : 22259 Daily
Coronavirus Deaths
0 21 Oct 626 0 : 642 Daily
Coronavirus Recovered
0 21 Oct 11434 0 : 11544 Daily
Coronavirus Vaccination Rate
0 21 Oct 61.53 0.03 : 61.53 Daily
Coronavirus Vaccination Total
0 21 Oct 244223 110 : 244223 Daily
Corporate Tax Rate
0.00 21 Dec 0 0 : 0 Yearly
Corruption Index
0 20 Dec 64 63 : 73 Yearly
Corruption Rank
0 20 Dec 29 21 : 30 Yearly
Credit Rating
0 21 Oct : Monthly 42
Currency
1.00 21 Oct 1 0.99 : 1 Daily
Current Account
-460.80 21 Jun -581 -892 : 373 Quarterly
Current Account to GDP
-17.60 20 Dec 3.9 -20.1 : 5.6 Yearly
Deposit Interest Rate
0.45 20 Dec 0.59 0.45 : 7.56 Yearly
Ease of Doing Business
0 19 Dec 118 59 : 121 Yearly
Exports
161.40 21 Jun 133 64.1 : 278 Quarterly
Foreign Exchange Reserves
2296.25 21 Aug 2397 18.93 : 2397 Monthly
GDP
11.25 20 Dec 13.58 0.17 : 13.58 Yearly
GDP Annual Growth Rate
-14.80 20 Dec 1.2 -14.8 : 7.9 Yearly
GDP Per Capita Ppp
30764.12 20 Dec 37100 30764 : 41372 Yearly
GDP per capita
23971.11 20 Dec 28908 16904 : 32237 Yearly
Government Budget
-6.40 20 Dec -1.6 -6.6 : 0.33 Yearly
Government Debt to GDP
83.80 20 Dec 62.3 23.2 : 83.8 Yearly Dec/20
IP Addresses
0 17 Mar 76420 35579 : 80351 Quarterly
Imports
691.50 21 Jun 622 373 : 997 Quarterly
Inflation Rate
2.70 21 Apr 1.39 -1.42 : 14.24 Monthly
Inflation Rate Mom
0.30 21 Apr 0.1 -1 : 2.8 Monthly
Interest Rate
4.00 21 Sep 4 4 : 5.25 Daily
Internet Speed
0 17 Mar 7936 1978 : 8376 Quarterly
Money Supply M0
0 21 Jun 380 13 : 396 Monthly
Money Supply M1
0 21 Jun 3615 443 : 3728 Monthly
Money Supply M2
0 21 Jun 7634 2103 : 7773 Monthly
Money Supply M3
0 21 Sep 8361 2136 : 8408 Monthly
Personal Income Tax Rate
0.00 21 Dec 0 0 : 0 Yearly
Population
0.39 20 Dec 0.38 0.11 : 0.39 Yearly
Private Sector Credit
0 21 Jun 5696 1580 : 6686 Monthly
Sales Tax Rate
12.00 21 Dec 12 7.5 : 12 Yearly
Social Security Rate
9.80 21 Dec 9.8 8.8 : 9.8 Yearly
Social Security Rate For Companies
5.90 21 Dec 5.9 5.4 : 5.9 Yearly
Social Security Rate For Employees
3.90 21 Dec 3.9 3.4 : 3.9 Yearly
Tourist Arrivals
135.10 21 Jun 93.9 0 : 749 Monthly
Unemployment Rate
25.60 20 Dec 9.5 6.9 : 25.6 Yearly
Indicator Actual Q2/19 Q3/19 Q4/19 Q1/20 2020 Metric
Balance of Trade -530.00 -615 -615 -615 -615 -607 Jun/21
Bank Lending Rate 9.85 10.35 10.35 10.35 9.85 10.35
Building Permits 267.00 380 380 380 380 380
Consumer Price Index Cpi 110.30 111 112 113 114 113
Corporate Tax Rate 0.00 0 0 0 0 0
Currency 1.00 1 1 1 1 1
Current Account -460.80 -250 -250 -250 -250 -310
Current Account to GDP -17.60 -8 -8 -8 -16 -8
Deposit Interest Rate 0.45 0.45 0.95 0.95 1.24 0.95
Exports 161.40 175 175 175 175 180
Foreign Exchange Reserves 2296.25 1980 1980 1980 1980 1980
GDP 11.25 12.6 12.6 12.6 12.6 12.8
GDP Annual Growth Rate -14.80 8.3 8.3 8.3 2 8.3
GDP Per Capita Ppp 30764.12 36000 36000 36000 34200 36000
GDP per capita 23971.11 26800 26800 26800 25700 26800
Government Budget -6.40 -3 -3 -3 -6.7 -3
Government Debt to GDP 83.80 70.9 70 70 70.9 70 Dec/20
Imports 691.50 790 790 790 790 787
Inflation Rate 2.70 2 2 2.1 1.8 2.1
Inflation Rate Mom 0.30 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Interest Rate 4.00 4.5 4.5 4.5 4 4.5
Personal Income Tax Rate 0.00 0 0 0 0 0
Population 0.39 0.42 0.42 0.42 0.42 0.43
Sales Tax Rate 12.00 12 12 12 12 12
Social Security Rate 9.80 9.8 9.8 9.8 9.8 9.8
Social Security Rate For Companies 5.90 5.9 5.9 5.9 5.9 5.9
Social Security Rate For Employees 3.90 3.9 3.9 3.9 3.9 3.9
Tourist Arrivals 135.10 200 200 200 200 500
Unemployment Rate 25.60 11 11 11 18 11