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Solomon Islands

Solomon Islands

Solomon Islands, also known simply as the Solomons, is a country consisting of six major islands and over 900 smaller islands in Melanesia, part of Oceania, to the northeast of Australia. It is directly adjacent to Papua New Guinea to the northwest, Australia to the southwest, New Caledonia and Vanuatu to the southeast, Fiji, Wallis and Futuna, and Tuvalu to the east, and Nauru and the Federated States of Micronesia to the north. It has a total area of 28,896 square kilometres (11,157 sq mi), and a population of 734,887 according to the official estimates for mid 2023. Its capital, Honiara, is located on the largest island, Guadalcanal. The country takes its name from the wider area of the Solomon Islands archipelago, which is a collection of Melanesian islands that also includes the Autonomous Region of Bougainville (currently a part of Papua New Guinea), but excludes the Santa Cruz Islands. The islands have been settled since at least some time between 30,000 and 28,800 BC, with later waves of migrants, notably the Lapita people, mixing and producing the modern indigenous Solomon Islanders population. In 1568, the Spanish navigator Álvaro de Mendaña was the first European to visit them. Though not named ... [More]
  • Last : 69,833.17
  • High : 69,833.17
  • Low : 69,459.42
  • Max Fluctuation : 119.81
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.23%
  • Open : 69,692.62
  • Time : 01:44:18
  • Yesterday : 69,632.64
  • Change % : 0.29%
  • Change : 200.53
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  • Low : 2,420.65
  • Max Fluctuation : 0.8
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0%
  • Open : 2,421.6
  • Time : 01:43:20
  • Yesterday : 2,421.28
  • Change % : 0.01%
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  • Last : 78.17
  • High : 78.32
  • Low : 78.1
  • Max Fluctuation : 0.11
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.08%
  • Open : 78.3
  • Time : 01:41:40
  • Yesterday : 78.27
  • Change % : 0.13%
  • Change : 0.1
  • Last : 0.9212
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  • Time : 01:44:46
  • Yesterday : 0.9213
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  • Change : 0.0001

Economic Indicators + Forecasts

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Indicator Last Time Previous Metric
CPI Housing Utilities
142 96.9 141 142
CPI Transportation
119 95.4 120 126
Consumer Price Index CPI
125 98.6 124 125
Core Inflation Rate
3.8 -2.7 3.5 8.1
Coronavirus Vaccination Rate
86.43 0 75.4 86.43
Coronavirus Vaccination Total
625956 0 546129 625956
Corporate Tax Rate
30 30 30 30
Corruption Index
43 27 42 44
Corruption Rank
70 70 77 120
Credit Rating
25
Deposit Interest Rate
0.45 0.21 0.46 12
Ease of Doing Business
136 19 Dec 115
Food Inflation
4.8 -5.9 3.6 10.8
GDP
1.6 0.03 1.58 1.62
GDP per capita
1893 1528 2019 2358
GDP per capita PPP
2248 1814 2397 2800
IP Addresses
1539 17 Mar 1386 IP
Inflation Rate
3.9 -3.2 3.5 9.7
Inflation Rate Mom
1.3 -3.5 0.5 5.1
Internet Speed
1470 17 Mar 1597 KBps
Precipitation
3184 2231 3184 4061
Sales Tax Rate
10 10 10 15
Temperature
25.89 25.35 25.89 26.51
Indicator Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Metric
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