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Guatemala

Guatemala

Guatemala ( GWAH-tə-MAH-lə; Spanish: [ɡwateˈmala] ), officially the Republic of Guatemala (Spanish: República de Guatemala), is a country in Central America. It is bordered to the north and west by Mexico, to the northeast by Belize, to the east by Honduras, to the southeast by El Salvador. It is touched to the south by the Pacific Ocean and to the northeast by the Gulf of Honduras. With an estimated population of around 17.6 million, Guatemala is the most populous country in Central America and the 11th most populous country in the Americas. It is a representative democracy with its capital and largest city being Nueva Guatemala de la Asunción, also known as Guatemala City, the most populous city in Central America. The territory of modern Guatemala hosted the core of the Maya civilization, which extended across Mesoamerica. In the 16th century, most of this area was conquered by the Spanish and claimed as part of the viceroyalty of New Spain. Guatemala attained independence in 1821 from Spain and Mexico. In 1823, it became part of the Federal Republic of Central America, which dissolved by 1841. From the mid- to late 19th century, Guatemala suffered chronic instability and civil strife. Beginning in the... [More]
  • Last : 27,417.68
  • High : 27,873.78
  • Low : 27,347.79
  • Max Fluctuation : 217.11
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.26%
  • Open : 27,843.21
  • Time : 04:45:32
  • Yesterday : 27,843.21
  • Change % : 1.55%
  • Change : 425.53
  • Last : 1,823.84
  • High : 1,829.2
  • Low : 1,821.29
  • Max Fluctuation : 3.78
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.08%
  • Open : 1,827.62
  • Time : 04:45:17
  • Yesterday : 1,827.6
  • Change % : 0.21%
  • Change : 3.76
  • Last : 88.19
  • High : 88.72
  • Low : 88.14
  • Max Fluctuation : 0.07
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.29%
  • Open : 88.72
  • Time : 04:45:17
  • Yesterday : 88.72
  • Change % : 0.6%
  • Change : 0.53
  • Last : 0.955
  • High : 0.9554
  • Low : 0.9523
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : 0.9543
  • Time : 04:45:22
  • Yesterday : 0.9543
  • Change % : 0.07%
  • Change : 0.0007

Guatemala Currency Markets

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
USD/GTQ Ask 8.102 8.054 8.054 8.102 0.05 0.60% 2023/10/03 Time 4:45
GBP/GTQ Ask 9.505 9.5101 9.5038 9.5197 0.02 0.26% 2023/10/03 Time 4:43
EUR/GTQ Ask 8.484 - 8.484 8.539 0.00 0.00% 2023/10/02 Time 17:03
GTQ/GBP Ask 0.1042 - 0.1032 0.1044 0.00 0.00% 2022/06/01 Time 23:03
GTQ/USD Ask 0.1301 - 0.1301 0.1302 0.00 0.00% 2022/06/01 Time 16:05

Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Metric
Balance of Trade
-1351 23 Jul -1380 USD Million
CPI Housing Utilities
128 23 Aug 128 points
CPI Transportation
143 23 Aug 141 points
Capital Flows
274 23 Mar 691 USD Million
Changes in Inventories
-674 22 Dec 5349 GTQ Million
Competitiveness Index
53.52 19 Dec 53.36 Points
Competitiveness Rank
98 19 Dec 96
Consumer Price Index CPI
172 23 Aug 171 points
Consumer Spending
510526 22 Dec 490266 GTQ Million
Core Consumer Prices
154 23 Aug 153 points
Core Inflation Rate
4.19 23 Aug 4.21 percent
Coronavirus Cases
1250268 23 May 1248823 Persons
Coronavirus Deaths
18748 22 Jul 18725 Persons
Coronavirus Vaccination Rate
114 23 May 114 doses per 100 people
Coronavirus Vaccination Total
20362104 23 May 20346236 doses
Corporate Tax Rate
25 23 Dec 25 percent
Corruption Index
24 22 Dec 25 Points
Corruption Rank
150 22 Dec 150
Credit Rating
45 23 Jul
Crude Oil Production
5.6 23 Jan 5.8 BBL/D/1K
Currency
7.85 23 Oct 7.85
Current Account
973 23 Mar 458 USD Million
Current Account to GDP
1.8 22 Dec 2.5 percent of GDP
Deposit Interest Rate
3.91 22 Dec 4.14 percent
Ease of Doing Business
96 19 Dec 98
Employed Persons
7243 21 Dec 7274 thousands
Employment Rate
58.4 22 Dec 61.6 percent
Exports
1195 23 Jul 1237 USD Million
External Debt to GDP
11.2 22 Dec 12.9 percent of GDP
Fiscal Expenditure
10590 23 Apr 8772 GTQ Million
Food Inflation
6.52 23 Aug 6.53 percent
Foreign Direct Investment
395 23 Mar 359 USD Million
Foreign Exchange Reserves
20662 23 Aug 20970 USD Million
GDP
95 22 Dec 86.05 USD Billion
GDP Annual Growth Rate
3.72 23 Mar 3.5 percent
GDP Constant Prices
147043 23 Mar 146758 GTQ Million
GDP From Agriculture
14967 23 Mar 12681 GTQ Million
GDP From Construction
6773 23 Mar 7393 GTQ Million
GDP From Manufacturing
21258 23 Mar 20228 GTQ Million
GDP From Mining
999 23 Mar 1077 GTQ Million
GDP From Public Administration
5534 23 Mar 5408 GTQ Million
GDP From Transport
3753 23 Mar 3831 GTQ Million
GDP From Utilities
3955 23 Mar 4371 GTQ Million
GDP per capita
4504 22 Dec 4389 USD
GDP per capita PPP
9162 22 Dec 8927 USD
Gasoline Prices
1.2 23 Sep 1.23 USD/Liter
Gold Reserves
6.89 23 Jun 6.89 Tonnes
Government Budget
-1.7 22 Dec -1.2 percent of GDP
Government Budget Value
-103 23 Apr 232 GTQ Million
Government Debt to GDP
27.45 22 Dec 29.95 percent of GDP
Government Revenues
10487 23 Apr 9004 GTQ Million
Government Spending
60272 22 Dec 56310 GTQ Million
Gross Fixed Capital Formation
86424 22 Dec 83788 GTQ Million
IP Addresses
208790 17 Mar 196423 IP
Imports
2546 23 Jul 2617 USD Million
Inflation Expectations
4.56 23 Aug 4.67 percent
Inflation Rate
4.47 23 Aug 4.53 percent
Inflation Rate Mom
0.63 23 Aug 0.7 percent
Interest Rate
5 23 Sep 5 percent
Internet Speed
3309 17 Mar 3018 KBps
Labor Force Participation Rate
60.2 22 Dec 63 percent
Leading Economic Index
4.4 23 Jun 3.27 percent
Military Expenditure
431 22 Dec 342 USD Million
Money Supply M0
120568 23 Aug 121135 GTQ Million
Money Supply M1
169267 23 Aug 171875 GTQ Million
Money Supply M2
428215 23 Aug 430006 GTQ Million
Personal Income Tax Rate
7 23 Dec 7 percent
Population
17.36 22 Dec 17.11 Million
Private Sector Credit
229947 23 Aug 224598 GTQ Million
Remittances
1773 23 Aug 1643 USD Million
Steel Production
25 20 Dec 20 Thousand Tonnes
Terrorism Index
0 21 Dec 0 Points
Tourism Revenues
136 23 Aug 102 USD Million
Tourist Arrivals
246889 23 Aug 259331
Unemployed Persons
165 21 Dec 146 thousands
Unemployment Rate
3 22 Dec 2.2 percent
Indicator Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Metric
CPI Housing Utilities 128 132 132 132 133 points
CPI Transportation 143 144 144 144 145 points
Consumer Price Index CPI 172 175 176 177 179 points
Consumer Spending 510526 527884 GTQ Million
Core Consumer Prices 154 154 155 155 157 points
Core Inflation Rate 4.19 2.5 2.4 2 2 percent
Currency 7.85 7.87 7.89 7.91 7.92
Current Account to GDP 1.8 1.7 percent of GDP
Deposit Interest Rate 3.91 3.91 percent
Food Inflation 6.52 5 4.8 4 4.2 percent
GDP 95 98.23 USD Billion
GDP Annual Growth Rate 3.72 3.4 3.4 3.4 3.4 percent
GDP Constant Prices 147043 151748 152042 152042 152042 GTQ Million
GDP From Agriculture 14967 13112 15476 15476 15476 GTQ Million
GDP From Construction 6773 7644 7004 7004 7004 GTQ Million
GDP From Manufacturing 21258 20916 21981 21981 21981 GTQ Million
GDP From Mining 999 1114 1033 1033 1033 GTQ Million
GDP From Public Administration 5534 5592 5722 5722 5722 GTQ Million
GDP From Transport 3753 3961 3880 3880 3880 GTQ Million
GDP From Utilities 3955 4520 4090 4090 4090 GTQ Million
GDP per capita 4504 4657 USD
GDP per capita PPP 9162 9474 USD
Gasoline Prices 1.2 1.23 1.26 1.3 1.33 USD/Liter
Government Debt to GDP 27.45 29 percent of GDP
Government Spending 60272 62321 GTQ Million
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 86424 89362 GTQ Million
Inflation Expectations 4.56 4.3 4.3 4.3 4.3 percent
Inflation Rate 4.47 4.3 3.8 4.2 4 percent
Inflation Rate Mom 0.63 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 percent
Interest Rate 5 5 5 4.75 4.5 percent
Population 17.36 19.07 Million