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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 BCE. 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 : 16,902.9
  • High : 19,020.1
  • Low : 16,433.1
  • Max Fluctuation : 465
  • Max Fluctuation % : 4.46%
  • Open : 18,758.5
  • Time : 18:18:52
  • Yesterday : 18,832.8
  • Change % : 11.42%
  • Change : 1,929.9
  • Last : 1,808.05 (SVC)
  • High : 1,818.28
  • Low : 1,805.05
  • Max Fluctuation : 1.86
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.03%
  • Open : 1,806.51
  • Time : 18:18:49
  • Yesterday : 1,806.45
  • Change % : 0.09%
  • Change : 1.6
  • Last : 45.25 (SVC)
  • High : 46.09
  • Low : 44.79
  • Max Fluctuation : 0.11
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.78%
  • Open : 45.65
  • Time : 18:18:49
  • Yesterday : 45.66
  • Change % : 0.91%
  • Change : 0.41
  • Last : 0.8415 (SVC)
  • High : 0.8415
  • Low : 0.8378
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : 0.8391
  • Time : 18:15:10
  • Yesterday : 0.8415
  • Change % : 0%
  • Change : 0

El Salvador Currency Markets

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
EUR/SVC Ask 10.4233 10.4207 10.4198 10.4583 0.02 0.16% 2020/11/26 Time 18:14
USD/SVC Ask 8.7598 - 8.7595 8.7598 0.00 0.00% 2020/11/25 Time 18:08
GBP/SVC Ask 11.4838 - 11.4838 11.4838 0.00 0.00% 2020/11/07 Time 10:07
SVC/GBP Ask 0.087 - 0.087 0.087 0.00 0.00% 2020/11/07 Time 10:07
SVC/USD Ask 0.1143 - 0.1143 0.1143 0.00 0.00% 2020/11/07 Time 10:07

Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Range Frequency Metric

Balance of Trade

-493.43 20 Oct -411 -594 : -14.62 Monthly Oct/20

CPI Transportation

103.59 20 Oct 103 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

111.81 20 Oct 112 48.44 : 113 Monthly

Consumer Spending

22437.40 19 Dec 21781 12598 : 22437 Yearly

Core Consumer Prices

0 20 Sep 106 100 : 106 Monthly

Core Inflation Rate

0.34 20 Sep 0.32 -1.36 : 2.73 Monthly

Coronavirus Cases

0 20 Nov 37562 0 : 37884 Daily Nov/20

Coronavirus Deaths

0 20 Nov 1081 0 : 1086 Daily Nov/20

Coronavirus Recovered

0 20 Nov 34106 0 : 34595 Daily Nov/20

Corporate Tax Rate

30.00 20 Dec 30 30 : 30 Yearly

Corruption Index

0 19 Dec 35 33 : 42 Yearly

Corruption Rank

0 19 Dec 105 43 : 113 Yearly

Cpi Housing Utilities

131.34 20 Oct 129 85.46 : 209 Monthly

Credit Rating

0 20 Nov : Monthly 25

Currency

91.87 20 Nov 91.99 70.7 : 165 Daily

Current Account

-117.52 20 Jun -72.43 -1130 : 79.07 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

508.63 20 Oct 485 47.7 : 560 Monthly

External Debt

0 20 Jun 17494 7621 : 18223 Quarterly

Fiscal Expenditure

0 19 Dec 5301 642 : 5557 Yearly

Food Inflation

0.70 20 Oct 1.4 -5.57 : 10.13 Monthly

Foreign Direct Investment

283.36 20 Jun 63.4 -276 : 715 Quarterly

Foreign Exchange Reserves

0 20 Oct 3810 1462 : 4861 Monthly

GDP

27.02 19 Dec 26.12 0.63 : 27.02 Yearly

GDP Annual Growth Rate

-19.40 20 Jun 1 -19.4 : 8.1 Quarterly

GDP Constant Prices

5381.70 20 Jun 6521 1070 : 7090 Quarterly

GDP From Agriculture

389.16 20 Jun 265 169 : 457 Quarterly

GDP From Construction

243.46 20 Jun 377 36.4 : 419 Quarterly

GDP From Manufacturing

0 20 Jun 1090 587 : 1126 Quarterly

GDP From Mining

0 20 Jun 26.89 6.16 : 27.15 Quarterly

GDP From Public Administration

485.57 20 Jun 452 86.3 : 567 Quarterly

GDP From Services

0 20 Jun 708 395 : 830 Quarterly

GDP From Transport

258.43 20 Jun 286 84.1 : 377 Quarterly

GDP From Utilities

157.20 20 Jun 184 8.9 : 222 Quarterly

GDP Growth Rate

-19.00 20 Jun -1 -19 : 3.9 Quarterly Jun/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

0.66 20 Oct 0.66 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

-436.00 19 Dec -274 -772 : -16.6 Yearly

Government Debt to GDP

73.30 19 Dec 72.65 36.23 : 73.55 Yearly Dec/19

Government Revenues

0 19 Dec 5027 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

1002.06 20 Oct 896 90.99 : 1124 Monthly

Industrial Production

-6.80 20 Sep -7.7 -29.5 : 17.9 Monthly

Inflation Rate

-0.20 20 Oct -0.4 -2.25 : 12.2 Monthly Oct/20

Inflation Rate Mom

0.20 20 Oct -0.23 -3.31 : 2.97 Monthly

Interest Rate

3.93 20 Sep 4.12 1.68 : 8.8 Daily Sep/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 Sep 13828 5160 : 13985 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 Sep 14783 6345 : 14960 Monthly

Producer Prices

116.30 20 Oct 116 95.92 : 184 Monthly

Producer Prices Change

-0.20 20 Oct -0.1 -20.34 : 27.69 Monthly

Remittances

0 20 Oct 553 53.1 : 572 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 Sep 5 0 : 13 Monthly

Terrorism Index

0 18 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 -493.43 -475 -475 -475 -556 -556 Oct/20
CPI Transportation 103.59 107 103 104 109 110
Capital Flows -1028.96 -200 -100 -50 -500 20
Changes in Inventories 354.00 265 265 265 265 265
Consumer Price Index Cpi 111.81 112 113 112 113 114
Consumer Spending 22437.40 20755 22774 25579 21910 22348
Core Inflation Rate 0.34 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.1 0.3
Corporate Tax Rate 30.00 30 30 30 30 30
Cpi Housing Utilities 131.34 132 132 130 135 136
Currency 91.87 96.48 96.91 97.33 96.06 97.33
Current Account -117.52 -280 -200 -290 -150 -330
Current Account to GDP -2.10 -3 -3 -3 -2.6 -3 Dec/19
Exports 508.63 425 425 425 425 432
Food Inflation 0.70 1.8 1.9 1.9 1.6 1.9
Foreign Direct Investment 283.36 290 290 290 290 350
GDP 27.02 25.6 25.6 25.6 24.7 25.6
GDP Annual Growth Rate -19.40 1.5 14 8 -7.5 5
GDP Constant Prices 5381.70 6558 6617 7432 6773 6908
GDP From Agriculture 389.16 322 265 298 328 335
GDP From Construction 243.46 388 382 429 359 366
GDP From Public Administration 485.57 524 460 516 450 459
GDP From Transport 258.43 306 291 326 291 297
GDP From Utilities 157.20 164 185 208 172 176
GDP Growth Rate -19.00 0.8 0.3 0.5 1.1 0.5 Jun/20
GDP Per Capita Ppp 8775.99 8490 8490 8490 8250 8490
GDP per capita 3572.40 3400 3400 3400 3350 3400
Gasoline Prices 0.66 0.57 0.54 0.51 0.67 0.64
Government Budget -1.60 -2.8 -2.8 -2.8 -3.8 -2.8
Government Budget Value -436.00 -68.11 -68.11 -68.11 -68.11 -0.63
Government Debt to GDP 73.30 78 78 78 80 78 Dec/19
Government Spending 4312.40 3989 4377 4916 4098 4180
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 5162.80 4776 5240 5886 4016 4096
Imports 1002.06 900 900 900 900 915
Industrial Production -6.80 0.5 10 5 -1.7 2.6
Inflation Rate -0.20 0.1 0.3 0.5 0.2 0.9 Oct/20
Inflation Rate Mom 0.20 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2
Interest Rate 3.93 3.9 4 4.2 3.9 4.2 Sep/20
Leading Economic Index -8.10 0.3 12.5 5.5 -2.5 3.5
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 6.48 6.48 6.51 Dec/19
Producer Prices 116.30 116 116 116 120 122
Producer Prices Change -0.20 0.3 0.6 0.6 0.1 1
Sales Tax Rate 13.00 13 13 13 13 13
Social Security Rate 10.00 10 10 10 10.5 10.5
Social Security Rate For Companies 7.00 7 7 7 7.5 7.5
Social Security Rate For Employees 3.00 3 3 3 3 3
Unemployment Rate 6.30 8 8 8 8.5 8 Dec/19