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Myanmar [Burma]

Myanmar (English pronunciation below; Burmese: မြန်မာ [mjəmà]) or Burma (Burmese: ဗမာ [bəmà]), officially the Republic of the Union of Myanmar, is a country in Southeast Asia. Myanmar is bordered by Bangladesh and India to its northwest, China to its northeast, Laos and Thailand to its east and southeast, and the Andaman Sea and the Bay of Bengal to its south and southwest. Myanmar is the largest country in Mainland Southeast Asia and the 10th largest in Asia by area. As of 2017, the population was about 54 million. Its capital city is Naypyidaw, and its largest city is Yangon (Rangoon).Early civilisations in the area included the Tibeto-Burman-speaking Pyu city-states in Upper Myanmar and the Mon kingdoms in Lower Myanmar. In the 9th century, the Bamar people entered the upper Irrawaddy valley, and following the establishment of the Pagan Kingdom in the 1050s, the Burmese language, culture, and Theravada Buddhism slowly became dominant in the country. The Pagan Kingdom fell to Mongol invasions, and several warring states emerged. In the 16th century, reunified by the Taungoo dynasty, the country became the largest empire in the history of Southeast Asia for a short period. The early 19th-century Konbaung ... [More]
  • Last : 40,906.5
  • High : 43,489.6
  • Low : 40,581.9
  • Max Fluctuation : 650.7
  • Max Fluctuation % : 5.77%
  • Open : 43,279.9
  • Time : 07:23:14
  • Yesterday : 42,946.8
  • Change % : 4.99%
  • Change : 2,040.3
  • Last : 1,868.19 (MMK)
  • High : 1,871.31
  • Low : 1,865.06
  • Max Fluctuation : 1.02
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.04%
  • Open : 1,869.88
  • Time : 07:22:53
  • Yesterday : 1,869.82
  • Change % : 0.09%
  • Change : 1.63
  • Last : 64.72 (MMK)
  • High : 65.61
  • Low : 64.69
  • Max Fluctuation : 0.13
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.65%
  • Open : 65.61
  • Time : 07:22:53
  • Yesterday : 65.64
  • Change % : 1.42%
  • Change : 0.92
  • Last : 0.8182 (MMK)
  • High : 0.8185
  • Low : 0.8177
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : 0.818
  • Time : 07:22:09
  • Yesterday : 0.818
  • Change % : 0.02%
  • Change : 0.0002

Myanmar [Burma] Currency Markets

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
EUR/MMK Ask 2016.96 2016.795 1893.033 2018.445 123.93 6.55% 2021/05/19 Time 7:21
USD/MMK Ask 1650 - 1565 1655 0.00 0.00% 2021/05/18 Time 11:02
MMK/USD Ask 0.0006 - 0.0006 0.0006 0.00 0.00% 2021/04/24 Time 12:00
MMK/GBP Ask 0.0005 - 0.0005 0.0005 0.00 0.00% 2021/01/29 Time 14:21

Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Range Frequency Metric

Balance of Trade

8.20 20 Aug 157 -943 : 593 Monthly Aug/20

CPI Transportation

107.43 20 Nov 108 87.69 : 119 Monthly

Competitiveness Index

0 16 Dec 3.23 3.22 : 3.32 Yearly Points

Competitiveness Rank

0 16 Dec 134 131 : 139 Yearly

Consumer Price Index Cpi

162.82 20 Nov 163 101 : 163 Monthly

Coronavirus Cases

0 21 May 143059 0 : 143065 Daily May/21

Coronavirus Deaths

0 21 May 3212 0 : 3214 Daily May/21

Coronavirus Recovered

0 21 May 132072 0 : 132123 Daily May/21

Corporate Tax Rate

25.00 20 Dec 25 25 : 25 Yearly

Corruption Index

0 20 Dec 29 13 : 30 Yearly

Corruption Rank

0 20 Dec 130 129 : 180 Yearly

Cpi Housing Utilities

201.57 20 Nov 202 104 : 202 Monthly

Credit Rating

0 : Monthly

Crude Oil Production

8.00 21 Jan 8 8 : 23 Monthly

Currency

1642.00 21 May 1550 967 : 1648 Daily

Current Account

285.20 19 Dec -3592 -3592 : 1963 Yearly

Current Account to GDP

-2.00 19 Dec -2 -14.8 : 6.8 Yearly Dec/19

Deposit Interest Rate

8.00 19 Dec 8 1.5 : 12.5 Yearly

Ease of Doing Business

0 19 Dec 171 165 : 177 Yearly

Exports

1416.30 20 Aug 1566 503 : 1799 Monthly

Food Inflation

1.20 20 Nov 1.69 -6.3 : 42.1 Monthly

Foreign Direct Investment

82.08 20 Nov 118 3.14 : 3822 Monthly

GDP

76.09 19 Dec 76.17 6.46 : 76.17 Yearly

GDP Annual Growth Rate

2.00 20 Dec 6.5 2 : 13.84 Yearly

GDP Per Capita Ppp

5142.20 19 Dec 5029 608 : 5142 Yearly

GDP per capita

1608.50 19 Dec 1573 145 : 1608 Yearly

Gold Reserves

7.27 20 Dec 7.27 7.2 : 7.27 Quarterly

Government Budget

-3.50 19 Dec -3 -7.1 : 1.7 Yearly

Government Debt to GDP

42.40 20 Dec 38.8 35.2 : 216 Yearly Dec/20

IP Addresses

0 17 Mar 4326 77 : 5293 Quarterly

Imports

1408.10 20 Aug 1409 334 : 2053 Monthly

Inflation Rate

0.97 20 Nov 1.5 -1.09 : 54.02 Monthly Nov/20

Inflation Rate Mom

-0.11 20 Nov -0.06 -2.32 : 4.5 Monthly

Interest Rate

7.00 21 Feb 7 7 : 12 Daily Feb/21

Internet Speed

0 17 Mar 4190 528 : 4358 Quarterly

Labor Force Participation Rate

64.71 15 Dec 67 60.59 : 67 Yearly %

Living Wage Family

0 18 Dec 405700 405700 : 405700 Yearly

Living Wage Individual

0 18 Dec 193400 193400 : 193400 Yearly

Manufacturing PMI

33.00 21 Apr 27.5 27.5 : 55.5 Monthly

Military Expenditure

3155.00 18 Dec 3464 159 : 3818 Yearly

Minimum Wages

4800.00 19 Dec 4800 3600 : 4800 Yearly Dec/19

Personal Income Tax Rate

25.00 20 Dec 25 20 : 25 Yearly

Population

54.53 20 Dec 53.86 20.99 : 54.53 Yearly Dec/20

Sales Tax Rate

5.00 20 Dec 5 5 : 30 Yearly

Terrorism Index

0 19 Dec 5.51 3.45 : 5.92 Yearly

Tourist Arrivals

10330.00 20 Aug 10575 6311 : 450541 Monthly

Unemployment Rate

0.70 19 Dec 0.9 0.7 : 4.17 Yearly Dec/19
Indicator Actual Q2/19 Q3/19 Q4/19 Q1/20 2020 Metric
Balance of Trade 8.20 -50 -170 -170 -100 30 Aug/20
CPI Transportation 107.43 111 127 113 108 120
Consumer Price Index Cpi 162.82 167 170 172 162 181
Corporate Tax Rate 25.00 25 25 25 25 25
Cpi Housing Utilities 201.57 207 174 213 203 224
Crude Oil Production 8.00 10 10 10 10 10
Currency 1642.00 1659 1668 1677 1651 1695
Current Account 285.20 -3600 -3600 -3600 -5500 -3200
Current Account to GDP -2.00 -4.5 -4.5 -4.5 -4.5 -4.5 Dec/19
Deposit Interest Rate 8.00 8 6 8 8 8
Exports 1416.30 1400 1650 1650 1370 1650
Food Inflation 1.20 3 6 6 6.5 5.5
Foreign Direct Investment 82.08 450 450 450 300 450
GDP 76.09 75.8 75.8 75.8 75.8 76.3
GDP Annual Growth Rate 2.00 5.5 6 6 5.5 6
GDP Per Capita Ppp 5142.20 5200 5200 5200 5200 5300
GDP per capita 1608.50 1630 1630 1630 1630 1710
Gold Reserves 7.27 7.3 7.3 7.3 7.3 7.3
Government Budget -3.50 -5.2 -5.2 -5.2 -5.2 -4.5
Government Debt to GDP 42.40 55 55 60 55 60 Dec/20
Imports 1408.10 1550 1550 1550 1460 1620
Inflation Rate 0.97 4.5 5.5 4.5 3.5 5.5 Nov/20
Inflation Rate Mom -0.11 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.3
Interest Rate 7.00 7 7 7 7 7 Feb/21
Labor Force Participation Rate 64.71 64 64 64 67 64 %
Manufacturing PMI 33.00 35 45 50 30 52
Military Expenditure 3155.00 3100 3100 3100 3100 3100
Minimum Wages 4800.00 4800 4800 4800 4800 4800 Dec/19
Personal Income Tax Rate 25.00 25 25 25 25 25
Population 54.53 54.73 54.73 55.07 54.73 55.07 Dec/20
Sales Tax Rate 5.00 5 5 5 5 5
Tourist Arrivals 10330.00 200000 250000 250000 180000 350000
Unemployment Rate 0.70 3.5 3.5 2.5 3.5 2.5 Dec/19