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Nicaragua

Nicaragua ( (listen); Spanish: [nikaˈɾaɣwa] (listen)), officially the Republic of Nicaragua (Spanish: República de Nicaragua ), is the largest country in the Central American isthmus, bordered by Honduras to the northwest, the Caribbean to the east, Costa Rica to the south, and the Pacific Ocean to the southwest. Managua is the country's capital and largest city and is also the third-largest city in Central America, behind Tegucigalpa and Guatemala City. The multi-ethnic population of six million includes people of indigenous, European, African, and Asian heritage. The main language is Spanish. Indigenous tribes on the Mosquito Coast speak their own languages and English. Originally inhabited by various indigenous cultures since ancient times, the region was conquered by the Spanish Empire in the 16th century. Nicaragua gained independence from Spain in 1821. The Mosquito Coast followed a different historical path, being colonized by the English in the 17th century and later coming under British rule. It became an autonomous territory of Nicaragua in 1860 and its northernmost part was transferred to Honduras in 1960. Since its independence, Nicaragua has undergone periods of political unrest, dictatorship,... [More]
  • Last : 48,950
  • High : 50,191.8
  • Low : 48,054.3
  • Max Fluctuation : 233.7
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.2%
  • Open : 48,080.1
  • Time : 16:38:38
  • Yesterday : 48,085.2
  • Change % : 1.8%
  • Change : 864.8
  • Last : 1,734.58
  • High : 1,735.73
  • Low : 1,707.74
  • Max Fluctuation : 3.76
  • Max Fluctuation % : 1.08%
  • Open : 1,722.05
  • Time : 16:37:09
  • Yesterday : 1,722.05
  • Change % : 0.73%
  • Change : 12.53
  • Last : 60.81
  • High : 60.95
  • Low : 59.48
  • Max Fluctuation : 0.15
  • Max Fluctuation % : 1.49%
  • Open : 60.2
  • Time : 16:37:08
  • Yesterday : 60.2
  • Change % : 1.01%
  • Change : 0.61
  • Last : 0.8315
  • High : 0.834
  • Low : 0.8299
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : 0.8302
  • Time : 16:39:09
  • Yesterday : 0.8302
  • Change % : 0.16%
  • Change : 0.0013

Nicaragua Currency Markets

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
NIO/USD Ask 0.0287 0.0288 0.0286 0.0288 0.00 0.00% 2021/03/02 Time 16:21
GBP/NIO Ask 48.493 - 48.493 48.493 1.12 2.31% 2021/03/02 Time 14:21
NIO/GBP Ask 0.0206 - 0.0206 0.0206 0.00 1.98% 2021/03/02 Time 14:21
USD/NIO Ask 35 35.69 35 35.69 0.00 0.00% 2021/03/02 Time 2:42
EUR/NIO Ask 42.32 - 42.24 42.32 0.00 0.00% 2021/02/27 Time 11:35

Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Range Frequency Metric

Balance of Trade

-137.50 20 Nov -78 -359 : -15.8 Monthly Nov/20

CPI Transportation

191.40 20 Dec 187 66.32 : 196 Monthly

Capital Flows

0 20 Jun 205 -603 : 2373 Quarterly

Competitiveness Index

0 19 Dec 51.5 3.41 : 51.52 Yearly

Competitiveness Rank

0 19 Dec 104 99 : 120 Yearly

Consumer Price Index Cpi

239.40 20 Dec 236 65.66 : 239 Monthly

Consumer Spending

146806.60 19 Dec 154414 65154 : 156802 Yearly

Core Consumer Prices

0 20 Dec 226 135 : 227 Monthly

Core Inflation Rate

2.70 20 Dec 2.7 2.6 : 9 Monthly

Coronavirus Cases

0 21 Feb 5106 0 : 5263 Daily Feb/21

Coronavirus Deaths

0 21 Feb 144 0 : 147 Daily Feb/21

Coronavirus Recovered

0 21 Feb 3458 0 : 3583 Daily Feb/21

Corporate Tax Rate

30.00 20 Dec 30 30 : 30 Yearly

Corruption Index

0 20 Dec 22 22 : 31 Yearly

Corruption Rank

0 20 Dec 161 61 : 161 Yearly

Cpi Housing Utilities

224.20 20 Dec 223 66.85 : 224 Monthly

Credit Rating

0 21 Feb : Monthly 25

Currency

34.80 21 Mar 34.8 23.89 : 34.94 Daily

Current Account

225.30 20 Jun 351 -464 : 351 Quarterly

Current Account to GDP

6.00 19 Dec -1.9 -63 : 13.6 Yearly Dec/19

Deposit Interest Rate

3.07 19 Dec 1.32 1 : 107379 Yearly

Ease of Doing Business

0 19 Dec 132 113 : 142 Yearly

Electricity Production

0 20 Nov 273 202 : 480 Monthly

Exports

459.90 19 Apr 479 10.5 : 538 Monthly

External Debt

0 20 Sep 11661 5786 : 11858 Quarterly

Fiscal Expenditure

0 20 Aug 5810 628 : 8728 Monthly

Food Inflation

4.20 20 Dec 3.1 -8.74 : 35.25 Monthly

Foreign Direct Investment

0 20 Jun 131 16.7 : 372 Quarterly

Foreign Exchange Reserves

3114.80 20 Dec 2836 1822 : 3115 Monthly

GDP

12.52 19 Dec 13.06 0.22 : 13.79 Yearly

GDP Annual Growth Rate

-7.90 20 Jun 1.7 -8.9 : 10.9 Quarterly

GDP Constant Prices

37773.00 20 Jun 43250 28594 : 114482 Quarterly

GDP From Agriculture

3278.90 20 Jun 3089 2052 : 4215 Quarterly

GDP From Construction

658.00 20 Jun 743 580 : 1532 Quarterly

GDP From Manufacturing

4825.00 20 Jun 7193 3440 : 7193 Quarterly

GDP From Mining

467.00 20 Jun 766 211 : 830 Quarterly

GDP From Public Administration

2741.00 20 Jun 2734 1506 : 2741 Quarterly

GDP From Services

4062.00 20 Jun 4336 3004 : 6463 Quarterly

GDP From Transport

3323.00 20 Jun 3224 1706 : 4483 Quarterly

GDP Per Capita Ppp

5407.10 19 Dec 5695 3224 : 6004 Yearly

GDP per capita

1763.22 19 Dec 1857 1051 : 2547 Yearly

Gasoline Prices

0.98 21 Feb 0.93 0.47 : 1.35 Monthly

Gold Reserves

0 20 Jun 0 0 : 0.47 Quarterly

Government Budget

0.20 19 Dec -1.9 -8.56 : 3.22 Yearly

Government Budget Value

1004.51 20 Aug -1107 -5638 : 4827 Monthly

Government Debt

259685.50 20 Aug 255144 121508 : 259686 Monthly

Government Debt to GDP

57.20 19 Dec 52.9 44.6 : 169 Yearly Dec/19

Government Revenues

0 20 Aug 5988 631 : 11138 Monthly

Government Spending

16119.40 19 Dec 15390 8294 : 17602 Yearly

Gross Fixed Capital Formation

7280.80 20 Jun 8981 5836 : 15175 Quarterly

IP Addresses

0 17 Mar 98943 22147 : 104188 Quarterly

Imports

576.10 19 Apr 533 53 : 744 Monthly

Inflation Rate

2.93 20 Dec 2.64 -0.12 : 23.99 Monthly Dec/20

Inflation Rate Mom

1.30 20 Dec 0.7 -0.61 : 4.3 Monthly

Interest Rate

10.47 20 Nov 10.28 8.33 : 17.45 Monthly Nov/20

Internet Speed

0 17 Mar 2971 397 : 3118 Quarterly

Leading Economic Index

-3.60 20 Aug -3.4 -13.2 : 13.6 Monthly

Living Wage Family

0 18 Dec 7510 7510 : 7510 yearly

Living Wage Individual

0 18 Dec 4680 4680 : 4680 yearly

Military Expenditure

81.30 18 Dec 86.7 0.1 : 98.1 Yearly

Money Supply M1

0 20 Sep 57462 3864 : 60691 Monthly

Money Supply M2

0 20 Sep 137343 21350 : 164395 Monthly

Money Supply M3

0 20 Sep 137834 21523 : 165642 Monthly

Personal Income Tax Rate

30.00 20 Dec 30 30 : 30 Yearly

Population

6.54 19 Dec 6.47 1.77 : 6.54 Yearly Dec/19

Producer Prices

255.80 19 Apr 252 95.2 : 256 Monthly

Producer Prices Change

0.80 19 Apr 0.7 -8.8 : 30.9 Monthly

Remittances

156.70 20 Sep 163 19.8 : 166 Monthly

Sales Tax Rate

15.00 20 Dec 15 15 : 15 Yearly

Terrorism Index

0 19 Dec 2.95 0 : 2.95 Yearly

Unemployment Rate

5.40 20 Jun 4.8 1.6 : 17.8 Quarterly Jun/20

Wages

10.98 20 Aug 10.98 1.15 : 10.98 Monthly Aug/20

Wages High Skilled

0 18 Dec 13000 11900 : 13800 yearly

Wages Low Skilled

0 18 Dec 5450 4110 : 5450 yearly
Indicator Actual Q2/19 Q3/19 Q4/19 Q1/20 2020 Metric
Balance of Trade -137.50 -180 -180 -180 -180 -180 Nov/20
CPI Transportation 191.40 200 196 216 205 216
Consumer Price Index Cpi 239.40 239 240 256 243 256
Consumer Spending 146806.60 135502 143577 159389 155653 159389
Core Inflation Rate 2.70 4.1 4.1 5 3.9 5.6
Corporate Tax Rate 30.00 30 30 30 30 30
Cpi Housing Utilities 224.20 226 229 243 230 243
Currency 34.80 35.28 35.46 35.64 35.1 35.99
Current Account 225.30 -120 -180 -250 -50 -250
Current Account to GDP 6.00 -1.5 -1.5 -1.5 -1.5 -1.4 Dec/19
Deposit Interest Rate 3.07 2.25 2.25 2.25 2.25 2.25
Exports 459.90 500 500 500 500 500
Food Inflation 4.20 4.1 4.1 4.1 4.3 4.1
Foreign Exchange Reserves 3114.80 2550 2550 2550 2550 2550
GDP 12.52 11.6 11.6 11.6 11.6 12
GDP Annual Growth Rate -7.90 10 7.5 5.5 -2.2 1.5
GDP Constant Prices 37773.00 42517 42250 44522 43479 44522
GDP From Agriculture 3278.90 3900 3083 3880 3789 3880
GDP From Construction 658.00 818 695 1162 1135 1162
GDP From Manufacturing 4825.00 6478 7117 7069 6903 7069
GDP From Mining 467.00 745 749 622 608 622
GDP From Public Administration 2741.00 2509 2674 2745 2680 2745
GDP From Services 4062.00 4723 4241 4231 4131 4231
GDP From Transport 3323.00 3452 3153 3563 3479 3563
GDP Per Capita Ppp 5407.10 5300 5300 5300 5300 5490
GDP per capita 1763.22 1520 1520 1520 1520 1650
Gasoline Prices 0.98 0.84 0.8 0.76 0.88 0.72
Government Budget 0.20 -3 -3 -3 -3 -2.5
Government Budget Value 1004.51 193 193 193 193 193
Government Debt 259685.50 263000 260000 256000 268000 240000
Government Debt to GDP 57.20 61 61 61 61 59 Dec/19
Government Spending 16119.40 14878 15765 17892 17473 17892
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 7280.80 9846 10433 10468 10223 10468
Imports 576.10 680 680 680 680 680
Inflation Rate 2.93 3.2 3.3 3.5 3 4.5 Dec/20
Inflation Rate Mom 1.30 0.3 0.4 0.4 0.5 0.4
Interest Rate 10.47 10.2 10.4 10.3 10.3 10.5 Nov/20
Leading Economic Index -3.60 4.5 2.8 1.5 0.7 1.5
Military Expenditure 81.30 88 88 86 88 86
Personal Income Tax Rate 30.00 30 30 30 30 30
Population 6.54 6.63 6.63 6.71 6.63 6.79 Dec/19
Producer Prices 255.80 263 263 284 273 284
Producer Prices Change 0.80 3 3 3.4 3 3.4
Remittances 156.70 160 162 162 158 160
Sales Tax Rate 15.00 15 15 15 15 15
Unemployment Rate 5.40 7.1 7.1 6.9 7.3 6.3 Jun/20
Wages 10.98 13.6 13.6 13.6 13.6 13.6 Aug/20