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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. The country's population in 2021 is estimated to be 6.8 million.Among the Mesoamerican nations that historically controlled the region are the Lenca (after 600 AD), the Mayans, and then 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 seceded, join... [More]
  • Last : 56,660.26
  • High : 57,343.38
  • Low : 55,895.13
  • Max Fluctuation : 361.58
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.55%
  • Open : 57,217.87
  • Time : 21:30:51
  • Yesterday : 57,217.87
  • Change % : 0.98%
  • Change : 557.61
  • Last : 1,763.44 (SVC)
  • High : 1,783.37
  • Low : 1,762.84
  • Max Fluctuation : 4.78
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.21%
  • Open : 1,779.18
  • Time : 21:29:43
  • Yesterday : 1,779.27
  • Change % : 0.9%
  • Change : 15.83
  • Last : 66.19 (SVC)
  • High : 67.31
  • Low : 62.73
  • Max Fluctuation : 1.05
  • Max Fluctuation % : 5.52%
  • Open : 65.47
  • Time : 21:29:42
  • Yesterday : 65.44
  • Change % : 1.15%
  • Change : 0.75
  • Last : 0.8847 (SVC)
  • High : 0.8853
  • Low : 0.8814
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : 0.8842
  • Time : 21:30:34
  • Yesterday : 0.8843
  • Change % : 0.05%
  • Change : 0.0004

El Salvador Currency Markets

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
EUR/SVC Ask 9.9035 9.8965 9.8965 9.9412 0.01 0.09% 2021/12/02 Time 21:23
USD/SVC Ask 8.7595 - 8.7595 8.7607 0.00 0.00% 2021/12/02 Time 18:15
GBP/SVC Ask 11.9085 - 11.9085 11.9085 0.00 0.00% 2021/08/21 Time 8:14
SVC/GBP Ask 0.0839 - 0.0839 0.0839 0.00 0.00% 2021/08/21 Time 8:14
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
-677.74 21 Sep -704 -750 : -14.62 Monthly Sep/21
CPI Transportation
112.13 21 Sep 113 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
117.10 21 Sep 117 48.44 : 117 Monthly
Consumer Spending
19976.34 20 Dec 22462 12598 : 22462 Yearly
Core Consumer Prices
0 21 Aug 109 100 : 109 Monthly
Core Inflation Rate
2.50 21 Aug 2.06 -1.36 : 2.73 Monthly
Coronavirus Cases
0 21 Oct 112290 0 : 113422 Daily
Coronavirus Deaths
0 21 Oct 3586 0 : 3596 Daily
Coronavirus Recovered
0 21 Oct 71603 0 : 72572 Daily
Coronavirus Vaccination Rate
0 21 Oct 129 0 : 129 Daily
Coronavirus Vaccination Total
0 21 Oct 8411708 0 : 8411708 Daily
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
141.93 21 Sep 142 85.46 : 209 Monthly
Credit Rating
0 21 Oct : Monthly 23
Currency
93.32 21 Oct 93.8 70.7 : 165 Daily
Current Account
-160.51 21 Jun -234 -1130 : 106 Quarterly
Current Account to GDP
0.50 20 Dec -0.6 -8.5 : 0.5 Yearly
Ease of Doing Business
0 19 Dec 85 73 : 118 Yearly
Employed Persons
0 20 Dec 2908119 2173963 : 2917617 Yearly Dec/20
Employment Rate
0 20 Dec 46.31 40.4 : 46.31 Yearly Dec/20
Exports
569.15 21 Sep 513 47.7 : 593 Monthly
External Debt
0 21 Jun 17995 7621 : 18462 Quarterly
Fiscal Expenditure
0 20 Dec 5557 642 : 7164 Yearly Dec/20
Food Inflation
2.11 21 Aug -0.07 -5.57 : 10.13 Monthly
Foreign Direct Investment
135.07 21 Mar -84.25 -276 : 715 Quarterly
Foreign Exchange Reserves
0 21 Sep 3228 1462 : 4861 Monthly
GDP
24.64 20 Dec 26.9 0.63 : 26.9 Yearly
GDP Annual Growth Rate
24.10 21 Jun 2.8 -19.8 : 24.1 Quarterly
GDP Constant Prices
7059.80 21 Jun 6760 1070 : 7076 Quarterly
GDP From Agriculture
393.07 21 Jun 253 169 : 457 Quarterly
GDP From Construction
348.33 21 Jun 363 36.4 : 426 Quarterly
GDP From Manufacturing
0 21 Jun 1120 587 : 1120 Quarterly
GDP From Mining
0 21 Jun 30.39 6.16 : 30.39 Quarterly
GDP From Public Administration
562.92 21 Jun 488 86.3 : 622 Quarterly
GDP From Services
0 21 Jun 755 395 : 849 Quarterly
GDP From Transport
344.28 21 Jun 261 84.1 : 377 Quarterly
GDP From Utilities
184.96 21 Jun 160 8.9 : 222 Quarterly
GDP Growth Rate
-2.30 21 Jun 3.6 -19.4 : 12.9 Quarterly
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
0.99 21 Sep 0.99 0.46 : 1.26 Monthly
Gold Reserves
0 21 Jun 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 Dec/20
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 Dec/20
Government Spending
4755.69 20 Dec 4366 2057 : 4756 Yearly Dec/20
Gross Fixed Capital Formation
4411.86 20 Dec 4540 2474 : 4780 Yearly
IP Addresses
0 17 Mar 197773 4112 : 250149 Quarterly
Imports
1246.79 21 Sep 1217 90.99 : 1343 Monthly
Industrial Production
8.68 21 Aug 13.83 -30.99 : 49.64 Monthly
Inflation Rate
4.97 21 Sep 4.3 -2.25 : 12.2 Monthly
Inflation Rate Mom
0.40 21 Sep 0.23 -3.31 : 2.97 Monthly
Interest Rate
3.85 21 Sep 3.87 1.68 : 8.8 Daily
Internet Speed
0 17 Mar 2833 621 : 3387 Quarterly
Labor Force Participation Rate
0 20 Dec 62.2 52.4 : 63.6 Yearly
Leading Economic Index
14.16 21 Jul 17.99 -21.87 : 27.56 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 Aug 14720 5160 : 14841 Monthly
Military Expenditure
371.00 20 Dec 317 72.2 : 820 Yearly
Money Supply M0
0 21 Sep 1.5 1.5 : 385 Monthly
Money Supply M1
0 21 Aug 4989 1040 : 5056 Monthly
Money Supply M2
0 21 Aug 16529 6342 : 16673 Monthly
Money Supply M3
0 21 Aug 17349 7224 : 17491 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
Private Sector Credit
0 21 Aug 15783 6345 : 15891 Monthly
Producer Prices
120.86 21 Sep 120 95.92 : 184 Monthly
Producer Prices Change
4.00 21 Sep 3.6 -20.34 : 27.69 Monthly
Remittances
0 21 Sep 616 53.1 : 685 Monthly
Sales Tax Rate
13.00 21 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 20 Dec 196747 146858 : 208694 Yearly Dec/20
Unemployment Rate
6.90 20 Dec 6.3 5.88 : 7.97 Yearly
Wages High Skilled
0 18 Dec 828 792 : 831 yearly
Wages Low Skilled
0 18 Dec 303 273 : 305 yearly
Youth Unemployment Rate
0 20 Dec 13.4 8.9 : 15 Yearly Dec/20
Indicator Actual Q2/19 Q3/19 Q4/19 Q1/20 2020 Metric
Balance of Trade -677.74 -483 -483 -483 -483 -483 Sep/21
CPI Transportation 112.13 113 113 114 113 114
Capital Flows -178.33 20 20 20 20 20
Changes in Inventories 130.17 265 265 265 265 265
Consumer Price Index Cpi 117.10 118 119 120 117 120
Consumer Spending 19976.34 21774 20516 20276 22348 22384
Core Inflation Rate 2.50 3.5 3.2 3 3 2.6
Corporate Tax Rate 30.00 30 30 30 30 30
Cpi Housing Utilities 141.93 140 141 145 138 141
Currency 93.32 96.48 96.91 97.33 96.06 97.33
Current Account -160.51 -382 -473 -473 -363 -541
Current Account to GDP 0.50 -2.7 -2.7 -2.7 -3 -2.7
Exports 569.15 432 432 432 432 432
Food Inflation 2.11 0.6 0.5 0.4 0.6 0.5
Foreign Direct Investment 135.07 350 350 350 350 350
GDP 24.64 25.6 25.6 25.6 25.6 26.8
GDP Annual Growth Rate 24.10 2.7 1.5 2 9 2.8
GDP Constant Prices 7059.80 6942 7166 7201 7575 7787
GDP From Agriculture 393.07 260 399 401 343 352
GDP From Construction 348.33 373 354 355 425 437
GDP From Public Administration 562.92 501 571 574 678 697
GDP From Transport 344.28 268 349 351 320 329
GDP From Utilities 184.96 164 188 189 153 157
GDP Growth Rate -2.30 0.8 0.8 0.8 2 1
GDP Per Capita Ppp 8056.54 8680 8680 8680 8360 8680
GDP per capita 3279.50 3470 3470 3470 3370 3470
Gasoline Prices 0.99 0.89 0.85 0.81 0.94 0.77
Government Budget -9.20 -3.5 -3.5 -3.5 -8.9 -3.5
Government Budget Value -2269.50 -0.63 -0.63 -0.63 -0.63 -0.63 Dec/20
Government Debt to GDP 90.17 78 78 78 88 78 Dec/20
Government Spending 4755.69 5184 4884 4827 4180 5329 Dec/20
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 4411.86 4809 4531 4478 4096 4944
Imports 1246.79 915 915 915 915 915
Industrial Production 8.68 4.4 4.2 3.6 5 2
Inflation Rate 4.97 3.4 2.9 2.5 4.3 2.5
Inflation Rate Mom 0.40 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.4 0.3
Interest Rate 3.85 4.1 4.3 4.2 4.1 4.5
Leading Economic Index 14.16 8.5 7 5 10.2 3.5
Military Expenditure 371.00 280 280 280 260 280
Personal Income Tax Rate 30.00 30 30 30 30 30
Population 6.49 6.51 6.51 6.51 6.51 6.54
Producer Prices 120.86 124 126 127 122 127
Producer Prices Change 4.00 5.3 5.5 5.2 5 4.2
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 6.90 6.5 6.5 6.5 7 6.5