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El Salvador

El Salvador ( (listen); Spanish: [el salβaˈðoɾ] (listen)), officially the Republic of El Salvador (Spanish: República de El Salvador, literally "Republic of The Saviour"), is a country in Central America. It is bordered on the northeast by Honduras, on the northwest by Guatemala, and on the south by the Pacific Ocean. El Salvador's capital and largest city is San Salvador. As of 2018, the country had a population of approximately 6.42 million, making it the smallest and second-least populated country in Central America.For millennia, the region was controlled by several Mesoamerican nations, especially Lenca, Mayans, then later the Cuzcatlecs. Archaeological monuments also suggest an early Olmec presence around the first millennium BC. In the beginning of the 16th century, the Spanish Empire conquered the Central American territory, incorporating it into the Viceroyalty of New Spain ruled from Mexico City. However the Viceroyalty of Mexico had little to no influence in the daily affairs of the isthmus, which was colonized in 1524. In 1609, the area was declared the Captaincy General of Guatemala by the Spanish, which included the territory that would become El Salvador until its independence from Spain in ... [More]
  • Last : 48,963.8
  • High : 49,398
  • Low : 48,166.8
  • Max Fluctuation : 181.7
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.42%
  • Open : 49,197.6
  • Time : 11:21:57
  • Yesterday : 49,400.4
  • Change % : 0.89%
  • Change : 436.6
  • Last : 1,699.92 (SVC)
  • High : 1,701.69
  • Low : 1,697.73
  • Max Fluctuation : 1.15
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0%
  • Open : 1,698.42
  • Time : 01:30:12
  • Yesterday : 1,698.74
  • Change % : 0.07%
  • Change : 1.18
  • Last : 66.26 (SVC)
  • High : 66.35
  • Low : 66.15
  • Max Fluctuation : 0.05
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.12%
  • Open : 66.15
  • Time : 01:30:12
  • Yesterday : 66.13
  • Change % : 0.2%
  • Change : 0.13
  • Last : 0.8392 (SVC)
  • High : 0.8396
  • Low : 0.8389
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : 0.8391
  • Time : 01:50:07
  • Yesterday : 0.8391
  • Change % : 0.01%
  • Change : 0.0001

El Salvador Currency Markets

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
USD/SVC Ask 8.7595 8.7613 8.7595 8.7613 0.00 0.00% 2021/03/06 Time 1:26
EUR/SVC Ask 10.56 - 10.56 10.5806 0.00 0.00% 2021/02/27 Time 11:35
GBP/SVC Ask 12.1673 - 12.1673 12.1673 0.00 0.00% 2021/02/27 Time 8:21
SVC/GBP Ask 0.0821 - 0.0821 0.0821 0.00 0.00% 2021/02/27 Time 8:21
SVC/USD Ask 0.1143 - 0.1143 0.1143 0.00 0.00% 2021/02/27 Time 8:21

Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Range Frequency Metric

Balance of Trade

-590.40 21 Jan -586 -594 : -14.62 Monthly Jan/21

CPI Transportation

105.12 21 Jan 104 94.18 : 118 Monthly

Capital Flows

-1028.96 20 Jun -257 -1029 : 925 Quarterly

Changes in Inventories

354.00 19 Dec 826 -193 : 826 Yearly

Competitiveness Index

0 19 Dec 52.82 3.79 : 52.82 Yearly

Competitiveness Rank

0 19 Dec 98 53 : 103 Yearly

Consumer Price Index Cpi

112.49 21 Jan 112 48.44 : 113 Monthly

Consumer Spending

22437.40 19 Dec 21781 12598 : 22437 Yearly

Core Consumer Prices

0 20 Dec 106 100 : 107 Monthly

Core Inflation Rate

0.78 20 Dec 0.59 -1.36 : 2.73 Monthly

Coronavirus Cases

0 21 Mar 59866 0 : 60491 Daily Mar/21

Coronavirus Deaths

0 21 Mar 1888 0 : 1894 Daily Mar/21

Coronavirus Recovered

0 21 Mar 56339 0 : 56807 Daily Mar/21

Corporate Tax Rate

30.00 20 Dec 30 30 : 30 Yearly

Corruption Index

0 20 Dec 34 33 : 42 Yearly

Corruption Rank

0 20 Dec 113 43 : 113 Yearly

Cpi Housing Utilities

132.01 21 Jan 132 85.46 : 209 Monthly

Credit Rating

0 21 Mar : Monthly 25

Currency

91.99 21 Mar 91.63 70.7 : 165 Daily

Current Account

100.15 20 Sep -123 -1130 : 100 Quarterly

Current Account to GDP

-2.10 19 Dec -4.7 -8.5 : -0.2 Yearly Dec/19

Ease of Doing Business

0 19 Dec 85 73 : 118 Yearly

Employed Persons

0 19 Dec 2814266 2173963 : 2908119 Yearly Dec/19

Employment Rate

0 19 Dec 45.24 40.4 : 46.31 Yearly Dec/19

Exports

499.00 21 Jan 499 47.7 : 560 Monthly

External Debt

0 20 Sep 18223 7621 : 18462 Quarterly

Fiscal Expenditure

0 20 Dec 5557 642 : 7164 Yearly

Food Inflation

0.10 21 Jan 0.4 -5.57 : 10.13 Monthly

Foreign Direct Investment

283.36 20 Jun 63.4 -276 : 715 Quarterly

Foreign Exchange Reserves

0 21 Jan 2915 1462 : 4861 Monthly

GDP

27.02 19 Dec 26.12 0.63 : 27.02 Yearly

GDP Annual Growth Rate

-10.20 20 Sep -20 -20 : 8.1 Quarterly

GDP Constant Prices

5975.90 20 Sep 5382 1070 : 7090 Quarterly

GDP From Agriculture

348.78 20 Sep 389 169 : 457 Quarterly

GDP From Construction

315.16 20 Sep 243 36.4 : 419 Quarterly

GDP From Manufacturing

0 20 Sep 681 587 : 1126 Quarterly

GDP From Mining

0 20 Sep 15.19 6.16 : 27.15 Quarterly

GDP From Public Administration

500.54 20 Sep 486 86.3 : 567 Quarterly

GDP From Services

0 20 Sep 524 395 : 830 Quarterly

GDP From Transport

246.97 20 Sep 258 84.1 : 377 Quarterly

GDP From Utilities

165.63 20 Sep 157 8.9 : 222 Quarterly

GDP Growth Rate

12.00 20 Sep -19 -19 : 12 Quarterly Sep/20

GDP Per Capita Ppp

8775.99 19 Dec 8616 5265 : 8776 Yearly

GDP per capita

3572.40 19 Dec 3507 2043 : 3572 Yearly

Gasoline Prices

0.81 21 Feb 0.73 0.46 : 1.26 Monthly

Gold Reserves

0 20 Jun 1.37 1.37 : 14.59 Quarterly

Government Budget

-1.60 19 Dec -1.1 -3.7 : 3.3 Yearly

Government Budget Value

-2269.50 20 Dec -436 -2270 : -16.6 Yearly

Government Debt to GDP

73.30 19 Dec 72.65 36.23 : 73.55 Yearly Dec/19

Government Revenues

0 20 Dec 5121 584 : 5121 Yearly

Government Spending

4312.40 19 Dec 4159 2057 : 4312 Yearly

Gross Fixed Capital Formation

5162.80 19 Dec 5300 2474 : 5300 Yearly

IP Addresses

0 17 Mar 197773 4112 : 250149 Quarterly

Imports

1089.40 21 Jan 1085 90.99 : 1124 Monthly

Industrial Production

-6.80 20 Sep -7.7 -29.5 : 17.9 Monthly

Inflation Rate

0.31 21 Jan -0.09 -2.25 : 12.2 Monthly Jan/21

Inflation Rate Mom

0.27 21 Jan 0.2 -3.31 : 2.97 Monthly

Interest Rate

3.90 20 Nov 3.91 1.68 : 8.8 Daily Nov/20

Internet Speed

0 17 Mar 2833 621 : 3387 Quarterly

Labor Force Participation Rate

0 19 Dec 61.3 52.4 : 63.6 Yearly Dec/19

Leading Economic Index

-8.10 20 Aug -11.9 -21.7 : 20.5 Monthly

Living Wage Family

0 18 Dec 530 475 : 530 yearly

Living Wage Individual

0 18 Dec 325 290 : 325 yearly

Loans To Private Sector

0 20 Dec 14236 5160 : 14236 Monthly

Military Expenditure

263.00 18 Dec 261 71.2 : 808 Yearly

Money Supply M0

0 20 Oct 1.9 1.9 : 385 Monthly

Money Supply M1

0 20 Sep 4442 1040 : 4895 Monthly

Money Supply M2

0 20 Sep 15265 6342 : 15728 Monthly

Money Supply M3

0 20 Sep 16314 7224 : 16749 Monthly

Personal Income Tax Rate

30.00 20 Dec 30 30 : 30 Yearly

Population

6.45 19 Dec 6.42 2.2 : 6.45 Yearly Dec/19

Private Sector Credit

0 20 Dec 15234 6345 : 15234 Monthly

Producer Prices

116.94 21 Jan 116 95.92 : 184 Monthly

Producer Prices Change

0.50 20 Dec 0.2 -20.34 : 27.69 Monthly

Remittances

0 21 Jan 645 53.1 : 645 Monthly

Sales Tax Rate

13.00 20 Dec 13 13 : 13 Yearly

Social Security Rate

10.00 20 Dec 10 10 : 10.5 Yearly

Social Security Rate For Companies

7.00 20 Dec 7 7 : 7.5 Yearly

Social Security Rate For Employees

3.00 20 Dec 3 3 : 3 Yearly

Steel Production

0 20 Dec 7 0 : 13 Monthly

Terrorism Index

0 19 Dec 0 0 : 0 Yearly

Unemployed Persons

0 19 Dec 190724 146858 : 208694 Yearly Dec/19

Unemployment Rate

6.30 19 Dec 6.4 5.88 : 7.97 Yearly Dec/19

Wages High Skilled

0 18 Dec 828 792 : 831 yearly

Wages Low Skilled

0 18 Dec 303 273 : 305 yearly

Youth Unemployment Rate

0 19 Dec 13.6 8.9 : 15 Yearly Dec/19
Indicator Actual Q2/19 Q3/19 Q4/19 Q1/20 2020 Metric
Balance of Trade -590.40 -475 -475 -556 -556 -556 Jan/21
CPI Transportation 105.12 103 104 105 107 106
Capital Flows -1028.96 -100 -50 20 -200 20
Changes in Inventories 354.00 265 265 265 265 265
Consumer Price Index Cpi 112.49 113 112 113 112 115
Consumer Spending 22437.40 20755 22774 22348 21910 22348
Core Inflation Rate 0.78 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.3
Corporate Tax Rate 30.00 30 30 30 30 30
Cpi Housing Utilities 132.01 132 130 133 132 135
Currency 91.99 96.48 96.91 97.33 96.06 98.17
Current Account 100.15 -200 -290 -330 -280 -330
Current Account to GDP -2.10 -3 -3 -3 -3 -3.8 Dec/19
Exports 499.00 425 425 432 425 432
Food Inflation 0.10 1.9 1.9 1.9 1.8 2.1
Foreign Direct Investment 283.36 290 290 350 290 350
GDP 27.02 25.6 25.6 25.6 25.6 26.8
GDP Annual Growth Rate -10.20 14 8 5 1.5 2.3
GDP Constant Prices 5975.90 6558 6617 6908 6773 6908
GDP From Agriculture 348.78 322 265 335 328 335
GDP From Construction 315.16 388 382 366 359 366
GDP From Public Administration 500.54 524 460 459 450 459
GDP From Transport 246.97 306 291 297 291 297
GDP From Utilities 165.63 164 185 176 172 176
GDP Growth Rate 12.00 0.3 0.5 0.5 0.8 0.5 Sep/20
GDP Per Capita Ppp 8775.99 8490 8490 8490 8490 8780
GDP per capita 3572.40 3400 3400 3400 3400 3600
Gasoline Prices 0.81 0.66 0.63 0.59 0.69 0.57
Government Budget -1.60 -2.8 -2.8 -2.8 -2.8 -1.8
Government Budget Value -2269.50 -68.11 -68.11 -0.63 -68.11 -0.63
Government Debt to GDP 73.30 88 88 88 88 86 Dec/19
Government Spending 4312.40 3989 4377 4180 4098 4180
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 5162.80 4776 5240 4096 4016 4096
Imports 1089.40 900 900 915 900 915
Industrial Production -6.80 10 5 2.6 0.5 3.4
Inflation Rate 0.31 0.3 0.5 0.9 0.1 1.5 Jan/21
Inflation Rate Mom 0.27 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.2
Interest Rate 3.90 4 4.2 4.2 3.9 4.2 Nov/20
Leading Economic Index -8.10 12.5 5.5 3.5 0.3 2.5
Military Expenditure 263.00 260 260 260 260 260
Personal Income Tax Rate 30.00 30 30 30 30 30
Population 6.45 6.48 6.48 6.51 6.48 6.54 Dec/19
Producer Prices 116.94 116 116 122 120 122
Producer Prices Change 0.50 0.6 0.6 1 0.3 1
Sales Tax Rate 13.00 13 13 13 13 13
Social Security Rate 10.00 10 10 10.5 10.5 10.5
Social Security Rate For Companies 7.00 7 7 7.5 7.5 7.5
Social Security Rate For Employees 3.00 3 3 3 3 3
Unemployment Rate 6.30 8 8 8 8 7.5 Dec/19