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Guatemala

Guatemala ( (listen) GWAH-tə-MAH-lə; Spanish: [ɡwateˈmala] (listen)), 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 and the Caribbean; to the east by Honduras; to the southeast by El Salvador and to the south by the Pacific Ocean. With an estimated population of around 17.6 million, it is the most populous country in Central America and is the 11th most populous country in the Americas. Guatemala is a representative democracy; its capital and largest city is Nueva Guatemala de la Asunción, also known as Guatemala City, the largest city in Central America. The core of the Maya civilization, which extended across Mesoamerica, was historically based in the territory of modern Guatemala. 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 Guatemala 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 early... [More]
  • Last : 24,381.93
  • High : 24,413.95
  • Low : 24,221.50
  • Max Fluctuation : 73.98
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.03%
  • Open : 24,282.46
  • Time : 05:44:50
  • Yesterday : 24,282.46
  • Change % : 0.41%
  • Change : 99.47
  • Last : 1,798.55
  • High : 1,802.3
  • Low : 1,798.55
  • Max Fluctuation : 1.1
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.14%
  • Open : 1,802.2
  • Time : 05:44:52
  • Yesterday : 1,803.64
  • Change % : 0.28%
  • Change : 5.09
  • Last : 91.36
  • High : 91.98
  • Low : 91.22
  • Max Fluctuation : 0.64
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.15%
  • Open : 91.27
  • Time : 05:44:52
  • Yesterday : 91.88
  • Change % : 0.57%
  • Change : 0.52
  • Last : 0.9742
  • High : 0.9754
  • Low : 0.9741
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : 0.9748
  • Time : 05:44:41
  • Yesterday : 0.9747
  • Change % : 0.05%
  • Change : 0.0005

Guatemala Currency Markets

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
GBP/GTQ Ask 9.4184 - 9.3811 9.4184 0.03 0.32% 2022/08/15 Time 5:38
EUR/GTQ Ask 7.9628 - 7.9351 7.9628 0.02 0.29% 2022/08/15 Time 5:38
USD/GTQ Ask 7.755 - 7.737 7.755 0.02 0.23% 2022/08/15 Time 4:45
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
-1072 21 May -1029 USD Million
CPI Housing Utilities
124 22 Jun 124 points
CPI Transportation
147 22 Jun 146 points
Capital Flows
-114 21 Jun 511 USD Million
Changes in Inventories
5349 21 Dec -2977 GTQ Million
Competitiveness Index
53.52 19 Dec 53.36 Points
Competitiveness Rank
98 19 Dec 96
Consumer Price Index CPI
164 22 Jul 162 points
Consumer Spending
490266 21 Dec 450778 GTQ Million
Core Consumer Prices
146 22 Jun 145 points
Core Inflation Rate
4.34 22 Jun 4.12 percent
Coronavirus Cases
1063908 22 Aug 1060714 Persons
Coronavirus Deaths
18748 22 Jul 18725 Persons
Coronavirus Vaccination Rate
107 22 Aug 107 doses per 100 people
Coronavirus Vaccination Total
18910657 22 Aug 18816306 doses
Corporate Tax Rate
25 21 Dec 25 percent
Corruption Index
25 21 Dec 25 Points
Corruption Rank
150 21 Dec 149
Credit Rating
43 22 Aug
Crude Oil Production
6.5 22 Mar 6 BBL/D/1K
Currency
7.73 22 Aug 7.73
Current Account
152 22 Mar -36.92 USD Million
Current Account to GDP
5.5 20 Dec 2.3 percent of GDP
Deposit Interest Rate
4.63 20 Dec 5.01 percent
Ease of Doing Business
96 19 Dec 98
Exports
1527 22 Apr 1555 USD Million
Fiscal Expenditure
8389 22 Jun 8508 GTQ Million
Food Inflation
10.65 22 Jun 7.22 percent
Foreign Direct Investment
306 21 Mar 229 USD Million
Foreign Exchange Reserves
20808 22 Jul 19876 USD Million
GDP
85.99 21 Dec 77.6 USD Billion
GDP Annual Growth Rate
4.48 22 Mar 4.75 percent
GDP Constant Prices
141664 22 Mar 141129 GTQ Million
GDP From Agriculture
14216 22 Mar 12564 GTQ Million
GDP From Construction
6008 22 Mar 6397 GTQ Million
GDP From Manufacturing
20562 22 Mar 19647 GTQ Million
GDP From Mining
1059 22 Mar 1089 GTQ Million
GDP From Public Administration
5354 22 Mar 5318 GTQ Million
GDP From Transport
3541 22 Mar 3556 GTQ Million
GDP From Utilities
3993 22 Mar 4111 GTQ Million
GDP per capita
4372 21 Dec 4126 USD
GDP per capita PPP
8892 21 Dec 8393 USD
Gasoline Prices
1.08 22 Jul 1.3 USD/Liter
Gold Reserves
6.89 22 Jun 6.89 Tonnes
Government Budget
-4.9 20 Dec -2.3 percent of GDP
Government Budget Value
-2012 22 Jun -1973 GTQ Million
Government Debt to GDP
31.26 20 Dec 27.88 percent of GDP
Government Revenues
6377 22 Jun 6535 GTQ Million
Government Spending
56310 21 Dec 55259 GTQ Million
Gross Fixed Capital Formation
83788 21 Dec 67823 GTQ Million
IP Addresses
208790 17 Mar 196423 IP
Imports
2643 22 Apr 2864 USD Million
Inflation Expectations
4.22 21 Aug 4.3 percent
Inflation Rate
8.36 22 Jul 7.55 percent
Inflation Rate Mom
1.83 22 Jun 1.31 percent
Interest Rate
2.25 22 Jun 2 percent
Internet Speed
3309 17 Mar 3018 KBps
Labor Force Participation Rate
59.1 19 Sep 59.3 percent
Leading Economic Index
3.61 22 Jun 3.84 percent
Military Expenditure
337 20 Dec 332 USD Million
Money Supply M0
109690 22 Jun 104774 GTQ Million
Money Supply M1
149344 22 Jun 147935 GTQ Million
Money Supply M2
384079 22 Jun 380521 GTQ Million
Personal Income Tax Rate
7 21 Dec 7 percent
Population
18.38 21 Dec 17.92 Million
Private Sector Credit
185614 22 Jul 183823 GTQ Million
Remittances
1389 21 Aug 1354 USD Million
Steel Production
25 20 Dec 20 Thousand Tonnes
Terrorism Index
0.66 19 Dec 1.33
Tourist Arrivals
0 20 Jun 538832
Unemployment Rate
2 19 Sep 2.5 percent
Indicator Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Metric
Balance of Trade -1072 -1200 -1050 -1050 -1050 USD Million
CPI Housing Utilities 124 126 126 129 128 points
Consumer Price Index CPI 164 160 161 163 168 points
Consumer Spending 490266 468809 457991 465203 462498 GTQ Million
Core Inflation Rate 4.34 4.04 2.84 2.77 1.74 percent
Corporate Tax Rate 25 25 25 25 percent
Currency 7.73 7.74 7.75 7.76 7.77
Current Account 152 -300 -300 -300 -300 USD Million
Current Account to GDP 5.5 1.6 -0.6 -0.6 percent of GDP
Deposit Interest Rate 4.63 5.13 5.13 5.13 4.38 percent
Exports 1527 940 910 910 910 USD Million
Food Inflation 10.65 11.3 12.4 13 9 percent
Foreign Direct Investment 306 335 325 325 325 USD Million
GDP 85.99 92 96 101 USD Billion USD Billion
GDP Annual Growth Rate 4.48 2.6 3.8 3.8 3.8 percent
GDP Constant Prices 141664 146492 151472 156622 GTQ Million GTQ Million
GDP From Agriculture 14216 13041 13485 13943 GTQ Million GTQ Million
GDP From Construction 6008 6640 6866 7099 GTQ Million GTQ Million
GDP From Manufacturing 20562 20394 21087 21804 GTQ Million GTQ Million
GDP From Mining 1059 1130 1168 1208 GTQ Million GTQ Million
GDP From Public Administration 5354 5520 5708 5902 GTQ Million GTQ Million
GDP From Transport 3541 3691 3816 3946 GTQ Million GTQ Million
GDP From Utilities 3993 4267 4413 4563 GTQ Million GTQ Million
GDP per capita 4372 4529 4692 4875 USD USD
GDP per capita PPP 8892 8550 8590 8590 USD USD
Gasoline Prices 1.08 1.12 1.16 1.21 1.25 USD/Liter
Government Budget -4.9 -4 -3.6 -3.6 -3.6 percent of GDP
Government Budget Value -2012 -4680 -4680 -4680 -4680 GTQ Million
Government Debt to GDP 31.26 29 27.5 27.5 percent of GDP
Government Spending 56310 57470 56143 57027 56696 GTQ Million
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 83788 70536 86972 89929 GTQ Million GTQ Million
Imports 2643 1990 1980 1980 1980 USD Million
Inflation Expectations 4.22 4.3 4.5 4.5 4.5 percent
Inflation Rate 8.36 5.8 5 4.5 3.5 percent
Inflation Rate Mom 1.83 0.7 0.5 0.4 0.3 percent
Interest Rate 2.25 2.75 2.75 2.75 2 percent
Labor Force Participation Rate 59.1 60 60.3 60.3 60.3 percent
Leading Economic Index 3.61 3.3 3.4 3.4 3.4 percent
Military Expenditure 337 280 280 280 280 USD Million
Personal Income Tax Rate 7 7 7 7 percent
Population 18.38 18.73 19.07 19.42 Million Million
Tourist Arrivals 0 187000 350000 350000 350000
Unemployment Rate 2 4 4 4 4 percent