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El Salvador

El Salvador ( (listen); Spanish: [el salβaˈðoɾ] (listen), meaning "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 forcibly incorporated into the First Mexican Empire, then seceded, joining ... [More]
  • Last : 24,333.86
  • High : 24,413.95
  • Low : 24,231.07
  • Max Fluctuation : 55.92
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.22%
  • Open : 24,282.46
  • Time : 04:25:51
  • Yesterday : 24,282.46
  • Change % : 0.21%
  • Change : 51.4
  • Last : 1,799.56 (SVC)
  • High : 1,802.3
  • Low : 1,799.51
  • Max Fluctuation : 1.1
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.08%
  • Open : 1,802.2
  • Time : 04:25:57
  • Yesterday : 1,803.64
  • Change % : 0.23%
  • Change : 4.08
  • Last : 91.64 (SVC)
  • High : 91.94
  • Low : 91.22
  • Max Fluctuation : 0.64
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.46%
  • Open : 91.27
  • Time : 04:25:57
  • Yesterday : 91.88
  • Change % : 0.26%
  • Change : 0.24
  • Last : 0.9749 (SVC)
  • High : 0.975
  • Low : 0.9747
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : 0.9748
  • Time : 04:24:22
  • Yesterday : 0.9747
  • Change % : 0.02%
  • Change : 0.0002

El Salvador Currency Markets

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
EUR/SVC Ask 8.9876 8.9911 8.9876 8.9911 0.00 0.02% 2022/08/15 Time 4:23
USD/SVC Ask 8.7598 - 8.7595 8.7598 0.00 0.00% 2022/08/12 Time 19:04
GBP/SVC Ask 11.0001 - 11.0001 11.0001 0.00 0.00% 2022/06/01 Time 16:05
SVC/GBP Ask 0.0908 - 0.0903 0.0908 0.00 0.00% 2022/05/31 Time 16:04
SVC/USD Ask 0.1143 - 0.1142 0.1143 0.00 0.00% 2022/05/27 Time 15:59

Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Metric
Balance of Trade
-950 22 Jun -862 USD Million
CPI Housing Utilities
142 22 Jul 142 points
CPI Transportation
118 22 Jul 118 points
Capital Flows
-516 21 Dec -465 USD Million
Changes in Inventories
347 21 Dec 290 USD Million
Competitiveness Index
52.57 19 Dec 52.82 Points
Competitiveness Rank
103 19 Dec 98
Consumer Price Index CPI
125 22 Jul 124 points
Consumer Spending
23975 21 Dec 19513 USD Million
Core Consumer Prices
114 22 Jun 113 points
Core Inflation Rate
5.13 22 Jun 4.98 percent
Coronavirus Cases
190818 22 Aug 180970 Persons
Coronavirus Deaths
4165 22 Jul 4164 Persons
Coronavirus Vaccination Rate
176 22 Jul 174 doses per 100 people
Coronavirus Vaccination Total
11127982 22 Jul 10998770 doses
Corporate Tax Rate
30 21 Dec 30 percent
Corruption Index
34 21 Dec 36 Points
Corruption Rank
115 21 Dec 104
Credit Rating
18 22 Aug
Currency
106 22 Aug 105
Current Account
-703 22 Mar -520 USD Million
Current Account to GDP
0.5 20 Dec -0.6 percent of GDP
Ease of Doing Business
91 19 Dec 85
Employed Persons
2917617 20 Dec 2908119
Employment Rate
46.16 20 Dec 46.31 percent
Exports
642 22 Jun 684 USD Million
External Debt
20990 22 Mar 20286 USD Million
Fiscal Expenditure
7454 21 Dec 7164 USD Million
Food Inflation
14.37 22 Jun 13.28 percent
Foreign Direct Investment
-80.64 21 Dec -19.06 USD Million
Foreign Exchange Reserves
3270 22 Jul 3484 USD Million
GDP
28.74 21 Dec 24.64 USD Billion
GDP Annual Growth Rate
2.7 22 Mar 3.7 percent
GDP Constant Prices
7536 22 Mar 7740 USD Million
GDP From Agriculture
279 22 Mar 363 USD Million
GDP From Construction
395 22 Mar 401 USD Million
GDP From Manufacturing
1246 22 Mar 1151 USD Million
GDP From Mining
29.17 22 Mar 17.37 USD Million
GDP From Public Administration
536 22 Mar 701 USD Million
GDP From Services
871 22 Mar 902 USD Million
GDP From Transport
329 22 Mar 336 USD Million
GDP From Utilities
234 22 Mar 199 USD Million
GDP Growth Rate
1.7 22 Mar -0.06 percent
GDP per capita
4005 21 Dec 3632 USD
GDP per capita PPP
8801 21 Dec 7983 USD
Gasoline Prices
1.09 22 Jul 1.09 USD/Liter
Gold Reserves
1.37 22 Jun 1.37 Tonnes
Government Budget
-9.2 20 Dec -1.8 percent of GDP
Government Budget Value
-1417 21 Dec -2270 USD Million
Government Debt to GDP
90.17 20 Dec 73.3 percent of GDP
Government Revenues
6038 21 Dec 4894 USD Million
Government Spending
5647 21 Dec 4864 USD Million
Gross Fixed Capital Formation
6030 21 Dec 4365 USD Million
IP Addresses
185509 17 Mar 197773 IP
Imports
1592 22 Jun 1546 USD Million
Industrial Production
-0.24 22 Mar 2.12 percent
Inflation Rate
7.42 22 Jul 7.76 percent
Inflation Rate Mom
0.8 22 Jun 0.9 percent
Interest Rate
4.39 22 Apr 4.5 percent
Internet Speed
3029 17 Mar 2833 KBps
Labor Force Participation Rate
61.4 20 Dec 62.2 percent
Leading Economic Index
2.7 22 Feb 0.26 percent
Loans to Private Sector
15989 22 Jun 15715 USD Million
Military Expenditure
371 20 Dec 317 USD Million
Money Supply M0
1.6 22 Apr 1.6 USD Million
Money Supply M1
4982 21 Aug 4989 USD Million
Money Supply M2
16386 21 Aug 16529 USD Million
Money Supply M3
17184 21 Aug 17349 USD Million
Personal Income Tax Rate
30 21 Dec 30 percent
Population
6.52 21 Dec 6.49 Million
Private Sector Credit
17000 22 Jun 16753 USD Million
Producer Prices
126 22 Jun 126 points
Producer Prices Change
5.75 22 Jun 6.08 percent
Remittances
633 22 Jun 702 USD Million
Steel Production
8 20 Dec 7 Thousand Tonnes
Terrorism Index
0 19 Dec 0
Unemployed Persons
200943 20 Dec 196747
Unemployment Rate
6.9 20 Dec 6.3 percent
Youth Unemployment Rate
14.7 20 Dec 13.4 percent
Indicator Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Metric
Balance of Trade -950 -802 -822 -754 -791 USD Million
CPI Housing Utilities 142 152 149 146 144 points
CPI Transportation 118 118 119 119 119 points
Capital Flows -516 20 20 80 USD Million USD Million
Changes in Inventories 347 265 265 265 265 USD Million
Consumer Price Index CPI 125 125 125 126 126 points
Consumer Spending 23975 20605 24695 24575 24527 USD Million
Core Inflation Rate 5.13 5.1 4.8 4.4 4.3 percent
Corporate Tax Rate 30 30 30 30 percent
Currency 106 8.77 8.79 8.8 8.82
Current Account -703 -367 -329 -285 -291 USD Million
Current Account to GDP 0.5 -2.7 -4 -4 percent of GDP
Exports 642 586 577 654 626 USD Million
Food Inflation 14.37 15 12 10 7.5 percent
Foreign Direct Investment -80.64 350 350 350 350 USD Million
GDP 28.74 29.6 30.3 30.9 USD Billion USD Billion
GDP Annual Growth Rate 2.7 5.6 3 2.5 2.3 percent
GDP Constant Prices 7536 7972 8163 8359 USD Million USD Million
GDP From Agriculture 279 374 383 392 USD Million USD Million
GDP From Construction 395 413 423 433 USD Million USD Million
GDP From Public Administration 536 722 739 757 USD Million USD Million
GDP From Transport 329 346 355 363 USD Million USD Million
GDP From Utilities 234 205 210 215 USD Million USD Million
GDP Growth Rate 1.7 0.6 0.8 0.3 0.5 percent
GDP per capita 4005 4085 4179 4271 USD USD
GDP per capita PPP 8801 8680 8800 8800 USD USD
Gasoline Prices 1.09 1.13 1.17 1.22 1.26 USD/Liter
Government Budget -9.2 -3.5 -3.5 -3.5 -3.5 percent of GDP
Government Budget Value -1417 -0.63 -0.63 -0.63 -0.63 USD Million
Government Debt to GDP 90.17 78 73 73 percent of GDP
Government Spending 5647 5137 5817 5788 5777 USD Million
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 6030 6211 6360 6513 USD Million USD Million
Imports 1592 1388 1399 1408 1417 USD Million
Industrial Production -0.24 3.6 2 2 2 percent
Inflation Rate 7.42 6.74 5.31 3.34 1.36 percent
Inflation Rate Mom 0.8 0.4 0.4 0.3 0.3 percent
Interest Rate 4.39 4.3 4.5 4.5 4.5 percent
Leading Economic Index 2.7 5 3.5 3.5 3.5 percent
Military Expenditure 371 280 280 280 280 USD Million
Personal Income Tax Rate 30 30 30 30 percent
Population 6.52 6.55 6.58 6.61 Million Million
Producer Prices 126 126 125 127 128 points
Producer Prices Change 5.75 4 2.5 1.9 1.5 percent
Unemployment Rate 6.9 6.5 6.5 6.5 6.5 percent