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El Salvador

El Salvador ( (listen); Spanish: [el salβaˈðoɾ] (listen), literally "The Saviour"), officially the Republic of El Salvador (Spanish: República de El Salvador), 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 2021, the country had a population of approximately 6,825,935.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 1821. It was forcefully incorporated into the First Mexican Empire, then later seceded, joini... [More]
  • Last : 39,774.9
  • High : 40,364.5
  • Low : 39,481.1
  • Max Fluctuation : 232.8
  • Max Fluctuation % : 1.08%
  • Open : 39,486
  • Time : 10:58:54
  • Yesterday : 39,486
  • Change % : 0.73%
  • Change : 288.9
  • Last : 1,827.51 (SVC)
  • High : 1,831.24
  • Low : 1,826.78
  • Max Fluctuation : 1.29
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.15%
  • Open : 1,829.36
  • Time : 10:57:49
  • Yesterday : 1,829.36
  • Change % : 0.1%
  • Change : 1.85
  • Last : 73.11 (SVC)
  • High : 73.62
  • Low : 72.95
  • Max Fluctuation : 0.1
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.27%
  • Open : 73.62
  • Time : 10:55:08
  • Yesterday : 73.62
  • Change % : 0.7%
  • Change : 0.51
  • Last : 0.842 (SVC)
  • High : 0.8422
  • Low : 0.8408
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : 0.8413
  • Time : 10:57:12
  • Yesterday : 0.8412
  • Change % : 0.1%
  • Change : 0.0008

El Salvador Currency Markets

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
EUR/SVC Ask 10.4089 10.4054 10.4054 10.4194 0.01 0.08% 2021/07/30 Time 10:43
USD/SVC Ask 8.7595 8.7613 8.7595 8.7613 0.00 0.00% 2021/07/30 Time 1:03
GBP/SVC Ask 12.1268 - 12.1268 12.1268 0.00 0.00% 2021/07/01 Time 8:07
SVC/GBP Ask 0.0824 - 0.0824 0.0824 0.00 0.00% 2021/07/01 Time 8:07
SVC/USD Ask 0.1142 - 0.1142 0.1142 0.00 0.00% 2021/07/01 Time 8:07

Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Range Frequency Metric

Balance of Trade

-716.59 21 Jun -615 -742 : -14.62 Monthly Jun/21

CPI Transportation

112.93 21 Jun 112 94.18 : 118 Monthly

Capital Flows

-178.33 21 Mar -124 -703 : 925 Quarterly

Changes in Inventories

130.17 20 Dec -212 -212 : 510 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

115.51 21 Jun 115 48.44 : 116 Monthly

Consumer Spending

19976.34 20 Dec 22462 12598 : 22462 Yearly

Core Consumer Prices

0 21 May 108 100 : 108 Monthly

Core Inflation Rate

1.24 21 Mar 0.91 -1.36 : 2.73 Monthly

Coronavirus Cases

0 21 Jul 84691 0 : 85779 Daily Jul/21

Coronavirus Deaths

0 21 Jul 2577 0 : 2587 Daily Jul/21

Coronavirus Recovered

0 21 Jul 71603 0 : 72572 Daily Jul/21

Coronavirus Vaccination Rate

0 21 Jul 63.11 0 : 63.11 Daily Jul/21

Coronavirus Vaccination Total

0 21 Jul 4093631 0 : 4093631 Daily Jul/21

Corporate Tax Rate

30.00 21 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

136.96 21 Jun 137 85.46 : 209 Monthly

Credit Rating

0 21 Jul : Monthly 25

Currency

92.06 21 Jul 92.32 70.7 : 165 Daily

Current Account

-273.21 21 Mar 83.51 -1130 : 106 Quarterly

Current Account to GDP

0.50 20 Dec -0.6 -8.5 : 0.5 Yearly Dec/20

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

555.01 21 Jun 553 47.7 : 574 Monthly

External Debt

0 21 Mar 18349 7621 : 18462 Quarterly

Fiscal Expenditure

0 20 Dec 5557 642 : 7164 Yearly

Food Inflation

-1.02 21 Jun -0.87 -5.57 : 10.13 Monthly

Foreign Direct Investment

135.07 21 Mar -84.25 -276 : 715 Quarterly

Foreign Exchange Reserves

0 21 Jun 2985 1462 : 4861 Monthly

GDP

24.64 20 Dec 26.9 0.63 : 26.9 Yearly

GDP Annual Growth Rate

3.30 21 Mar -2.1 -19.8 : 8.1 Quarterly

GDP Constant Prices

6759.60 21 Mar 6949 1070 : 7076 Quarterly

GDP From Agriculture

252.85 21 Mar 314 169 : 457 Quarterly

GDP From Construction

363.23 21 Mar 390 36.4 : 426 Quarterly

GDP From Manufacturing

0 21 Mar 1033 587 : 1120 Quarterly

GDP From Mining

0 21 Mar 17.79 6.16 : 30.39 Quarterly

GDP From Public Administration

487.53 21 Mar 622 86.3 : 622 Quarterly

GDP From Services

0 21 Mar 849 395 : 849 Quarterly

GDP From Transport

261.30 21 Mar 293 84.1 : 377 Quarterly

GDP From Utilities

159.77 21 Mar 140 8.9 : 222 Quarterly

GDP Growth Rate

3.70 21 Mar 9 -19.5 : 13.2 Quarterly Mar/21

GDP Per Capita Ppp

8056.54 20 Dec 8796 5265 : 8796 Yearly

GDP per capita

3279.50 20 Dec 3581 2043 : 3581 Yearly

Gasoline Prices

0.94 21 Jun 0.93 0.46 : 1.26 Monthly

Gold Reserves

0 21 Mar 1.37 1.37 : 14.59 Quarterly

Government Budget

-9.20 20 Dec -1.8 -9.2 : 3.3 Yearly

Government Budget Value

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

Government Debt to GDP

90.17 20 Dec 73.3 36.23 : 90.17 Yearly Dec/20

Government Revenues

0 20 Dec 5121 584 : 5121 Yearly

Government Spending

4755.69 20 Dec 4366 2057 : 4756 Yearly

Gross Fixed Capital Formation

4411.86 20 Dec 4540 2474 : 4780 Yearly

IP Addresses

0 17 Mar 197773 4112 : 250149 Quarterly

Imports

1271.59 21 Jun 1167 90.99 : 1316 Monthly

Industrial Production

4.80 21 Mar -3.9 -29.8 : 18.5 Monthly

Inflation Rate

2.59 21 Jun 2.59 -2.25 : 12.2 Monthly Jun/21

Inflation Rate Mom

0.58 21 Jun 0.03 -3.31 : 2.97 Monthly

Interest Rate

3.82 21 May 3.79 1.68 : 8.8 Daily May/21

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

-0.90 21 Feb -2.1 -22.1 : 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 21 May 14436 5160 : 14547 Monthly

Military Expenditure

371.00 20 Dec 317 72.2 : 820 Yearly

Money Supply M0

0 21 Mar 1.6 1.6 : 385 Monthly

Money Supply M1

0 21 Mar 4963 1040 : 5000 Monthly

Money Supply M2

0 21 Apr 16545 6342 : 16547 Monthly

Money Supply M3

0 21 Apr 17372 7224 : 17385 Monthly

Personal Income Tax Rate

30.00 21 Dec 30 30 : 30 Yearly

Population

6.49 20 Dec 6.45 2.2 : 6.49 Yearly Dec/20

Private Sector Credit

0 21 May 15513 6345 : 15651 Monthly

Producer Prices

119.35 21 Jun 119 95.92 : 184 Monthly

Producer Prices Change

2.70 21 May 2.2 -20.34 : 27.69 Monthly

Remittances

0 21 Jun 685 53.1 : 685 Monthly

Sales Tax Rate

13.00 20 Dec 13 13 : 13 Yearly

Social Security Rate

10.50 21 Dec 10.5 10 : 10.5 Yearly

Social Security Rate For Companies

7.50 21 Dec 7.5 7 : 7.5 Yearly

Social Security Rate For Employees

3.00 21 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

7.00 20 Dec 6.3 5.88 : 7.97 Yearly Dec/20

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 -716.59 -483 -483 -483 -475 -483 Jun/21
CPI Transportation 112.93 107 112 114 107 110
Capital Flows -178.33 20 20 20 -50 20
Changes in Inventories 130.17 265 265 265 265 265
Consumer Price Index Cpi 115.51 120 116 117 115 119
Consumer Spending 19976.34 22348 20775 20516 24933 21357
Core Inflation Rate 1.24 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.4 0.3
Corporate Tax Rate 30.00 30 30 30 30 30
Cpi Housing Utilities 136.96 148 137 138 135 139
Currency 92.06 96.48 96.91 97.33 96.06 97.33
Current Account -273.21 -363 -382 -473 -334 -541
Current Account to GDP 0.50 -3 -2.7 -2.7 -3 -2.7 Dec/20
Exports 555.01 432 432 432 425 432
Food Inflation -1.02 1.9 1.9 1.9 1.9 2.1
Foreign Direct Investment 135.07 350 350 350 290 350
GDP 24.64 25.6 25.6 25.6 25.6 26.8
GDP Annual Growth Rate 3.30 4 2.7 1.5 8 2.8
GDP Constant Prices 6759.60 6908 7227 7137 5889 7430
GDP From Agriculture 252.85 335 328 324 413 337
GDP From Construction 363.23 366 405 400 278 416
GDP From Public Administration 487.53 459 647 639 541 665
GDP From Transport 261.30 297 305 301 261 314
GDP From Utilities 159.77 176 146 144 154 150
GDP Growth Rate 3.70 0.5 0.3 0.3 3 0.5 Mar/21
GDP Per Capita Ppp 8056.54 8490 8490 8490 8490 8780
GDP per capita 3279.50 3400 3400 3400 3400 3600
Gasoline Prices 0.94 0.85 0.81 0.77 0.89 0.73
Government Budget -9.20 -2.8 -2.8 -2.8 -2.8 -1.8
Government Budget Value -2269.50 -0.63 -0.63 -0.63 -68.11 -0.63
Government Debt to GDP 90.17 88 88 88 88 86 Dec/20
Government Spending 4755.69 4180 4946 4884 4846 5084
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 4411.86 4096 4588 4531 5039 4717
Imports 1271.59 915 915 915 900 915
Industrial Production 4.80 2.6 2.6 2.6 5 3.4
Inflation Rate 2.59 3.6 2.4 1 3.6 2 Jun/21
Inflation Rate Mom 0.58 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.2
Interest Rate 3.82 4.1 4.1 4.3 4 4.5 May/21
Leading Economic Index -0.90 3.5 3.5 3.5 5.5 2.5
Military Expenditure 371.00 260 280 280 260 280
Personal Income Tax Rate 30.00 30 30 30 30 30
Population 6.49 6.51 6.51 6.51 6.48 6.54 Dec/20
Producer Prices 119.35 119 120 120 119 120
Producer Prices Change 2.70 2 2 0.6 2.2 1
Sales Tax Rate 13.00 13 13 13 13 13
Social Security Rate 10.50 10.5 10.5 10.5 10.5 10.5
Social Security Rate For Companies 7.50 7.5 7.5 7.5 7.5 7.5
Social Security Rate For Employees 3.00 3 3 3 3 3
Unemployment Rate 7.00 8 7.5 7.5 8 7.5 Dec/20