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Bhutan

Bhutan ( (listen); Dzongkha: འབྲུག་ཡུལ་, romanized: Druk Yul [ʈuk̚˩.yː˩]), officially the Kingdom of Bhutan (Dzongkha: འབྲུག་རྒྱལ་ཁབ་, romanized: Druk Gyal Khap), is a landlocked country in South Asia. Located in the Eastern Himalayas, it is bordered by the Tibet Autonomous Region of China in the north, the Chumbi Valley of Tibet, China and the Indian states of Sikkim and West Bengal in the west, and the Indian states of Assam and West Bengal in the south and east. Bhutan is geopolitically in South Asia and is the region's second-least-populous nation after the Maldives. Thimphu is its capital and largest city, while Phuntsholing is its financial center. Bhutan's independence has endured for centuries. It has never been colonized in its history. Situated on the ancient Silk Road between Tibet, the Indian subcontinent and Southeast Asia, the Bhutanese state developed a distinct national identity based on Buddhism. Headed by a spiritual leader known as the Zhabdrung Rinpoche, the territory comprised many fiefdoms and was governed as a Buddhist theocracy. Following a civil war in the 19th century, the House of Wangchuck reunited the country and established relations with the British Empire. After the end of t... [More]
  • Last : 8,708.6
  • High : 9,412.6
  • Low : 8,708.6
  • Max Fluctuation : 128.1
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0%
  • Open : 9,325.1
  • Time : 20:17:10
  • Yesterday : 9,334.2
  • Change % : 7.18%
  • Change : 625.6
  • Last : 1,637.74 (BTN)
  • High : 1,654.99
  • Low : 1,625.1
  • Max Fluctuation : 7.32
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.5%
  • Open : 1,649.82
  • Time : 20:19:05
  • Yesterday : 1,649.67
  • Change % : 0.73%
  • Change : 11.93
  • Last : 49.7 (BTN)
  • High : 50.41
  • Low : 49.02
  • Max Fluctuation : 0.18
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.99%
  • Open : 49.81
  • Time : 20:19:13
  • Yesterday : 49.87
  • Change % : 0.34%
  • Change : 0.17
  • Last : 0.9186 (BTN)
  • High : 0.9234
  • Low : 0.9175
  • Max Fluctuation : 0.01
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.02%
  • Open : 0.9234
  • Time : 20:16:00
  • Yesterday : 0.9188
  • Change % : 0.02%
  • Change : 0.0002

Bhutan Currency Markets

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
BTN/USD Ask 0.014 0.0139 0.0139 0.014 0.00 0.72% 2020/02/26 Time 20:17
BTC/JPY Ask 1009225.4 - 1009225.4 1009225.4 50073.70 4.96% 2020/02/26 Time 13:07
BTC/MXN Ask 175711.4 - 175711.4 175711.4 6089.30 3.47% 2020/02/26 Time 12:35
BTC/NZD Ask 14611.47 - 14611.47 14611.47 461.73 3.16% 2020/02/26 Time 12:35
BTC/PLN Ask 36372.47 - 36372.47 36372.47 2625.18 7.22% 2020/02/26 Time 12:07

Bhutan Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Range Frequency Metric

Balance of Trade

-8687.50 19 Jun -9054 -20835 : 3470 Quarterly BTN Million

Competitiveness Index

0 18 Dec 3.87 3.73 : 4.1 Yearly Points

Competitiveness Rank

0 18 Dec 97 82 : 109 Yearly

Consumer Price Index Cpi

141.60 19 Oct 141 103 : 142 Monthly points

Corruption Index

0 19 Dec 68 50 : 68 Yearly Points

Corruption Rank

0 19 Dec 25 25 : 49 Yearly

Credit Rating

0 : Monthly

Currency

71.73 20 Feb 71.81 7.19 : 74.48 Daily

Current Account

-31306.95 18 Dec -36143 -41436 : 3708 Yearly BTN Million

Current Account to GDP

-18.20 18 Dec -24.44 -33.1 : 15.8 Yearly %

Deposit Interest Rate

2.00 18 Dec 2.8 2 : 8.25 Yearly %

Ease of Doing Business

0 19 Dec 81 70 : 146 Yearly

Exports

8571.50 19 Jun 5753 1130 : 30997 Quarterly BTN Million

External Debt

2642.10 18 Dec 2505 406 : 2642 Yearly USD Million

Fiscal Expenditure

56513.50 18 Dec 48018 9945 : 56514 Yearly BTN Million

Food Inflation

4.30 19 Oct 4.1 -0.5 : 18.72 Monthly %

Foreign Direct Investment

2773.80 19 Jun 715 -947 : 2774 Quarterly BTN Million

Foreign Exchange Reserves

1125.20 19 Sep 1094 458 : 1903 Monthly USD Million

GDP

2.53 18 Dec 2.53 0.14 : 2.53 Yearly USD Billion

GDP Annual Growth Rate

3.00 18 Dec 4.7 3 : 17.9 Yearly %

GDP From Agriculture

8059.80 18 Dec 7795 6043 : 8060 Yearly BTN Million

GDP From Construction

10644.10 18 Dec 10009 4010 : 10644 Yearly BTN Million

GDP From Manufacturing

5753.00 18 Dec 5453 2214 : 5753 Yearly BTN Million

GDP From Mining

2062.30 18 Dec 1927 447 : 2062 Yearly BTN Million

GDP From Public Administration

4641.90 18 Dec 4621 2562 : 4642 Yearly BTN Million

GDP From Services

26905.30 18 Dec 25466 11176 : 26905 Yearly BTN Million

GDP From Transport

7184.60 18 Dec 6410 2661 : 7185 Yearly BTN Million

GDP From Utilities

10079.80 18 Dec 10479 3262 : 10479 Yearly BTN Million

GDP Per Capita Ppp

9347.80 18 Dec 9247 2327 : 9348 Yearly USD

GDP per capita

3172.80 18 Dec 3138 406 : 3173 Yearly USD

Government Budget

-1.10 18 Dec -3.6 -12.8 : 4.1 Yearly %

Government Budget Value

0 18 Dec -5345 -5345 : 4296 Yearly BTN Million

Government Debt to GDP

110.10 18 Dec 112 36.9 : 116 Yearly %

Government Revenues

54666.70 18 Dec 42673 7054 : 54667 Yearly BTN Million

IP Addresses

0 17 Mar 3365 1363 : 5147 Quarterly

Imports

17259.00 19 Jun 14806 1255 : 50995 Quarterly BTN Million

Inflation Rate

2.30 19 Oct 3 0 : 13.53 Monthly %

Inflation Rate Mom

0.40 19 Oct 0.3 -1.2 : 2 Monthly %

Interest Rate

7.04 19 Dec 7.04 6 : 7.04 Daily %

Internet Speed

0 17 Mar 3407 99.26 : 3426 Quarterly

Money Supply M1

0 19 Sep 68781 16627 : 70790 Monthly BTN Million

Money Supply M2

124989.10 19 Sep 122237 20869 : 124989 Monthly BTN Million

Population

0.75 18 Dec 0.75 0.22 : 0.75 Yearly Million

Private Sector Credit

15.70 18 Dec 15.4 6.4 : 40.7 Yearly BTN Million

Producer Prices

118.80 19 Sep 120 100 : 126 Monthly points

Producer Prices Change

-4.70 19 Sep -4.9 -4.9 : 7.4 Monthly %

Sales Tax Rate

50.00 19 Dec 50 50 : 50 Yearly %

Terrorism Index

0 18 Dec 0.02 0 : 2.76 Yearly

Tourism Revenues

14.80 19 Oct 3.9 0.5 : 17.3 Monthly USD Million

Tourist Arrivals

9339.00 19 Oct 3242 459 : 11277 Monthly

Unemployment Rate

3.40 18 Dec 2.4 1.15 : 4 Yearly %
Indicator Actual Q2/19 Q3/19 Q4/19 Q1/20 2020 Metric
Balance of Trade -8687.50 -5000 -5000 -9000 -5000 -9000 BTN Million
Consumer Price Index Cpi 141.60 144 144 145 143 148 points
Currency 71.73 72.19 72.54 72.87 71.86 73.55
Current Account -31306.95 -29500 -29500 -29500 -29500 -29500 BTN Million
Current Account to GDP -18.20 -9.5 -9.5 -9.5 -9.5 -7.5 %
Deposit Interest Rate 2.00 2 2 2.8 2.8 2.8 %
Exports 8571.50 13100 13100 10500 13100 10500 BTN Million
External Debt 2642.10 3200 2803 3200 3200 3200 USD Million
Fiscal Expenditure 56513.50 61700 61700 61700 61700 61700 BTN Million
Food Inflation 4.30 4.5 4 4 5 4.5 %
Foreign Direct Investment 2773.80 72.3 72.3 84.5 72.3 84.5 BTN Million
Foreign Exchange Reserves 1125.20 1115 1102 1090 1127 1050 USD Million
GDP 2.53 2.86 2.86 2.86 2.86 3.03 USD Billion
GDP Annual Growth Rate 3.00 7 7 7 7 5.6 %
GDP From Agriculture 8059.80 8800 8800 8800 8800 8800 BTN Million
GDP From Construction 10644.10 13400 13400 13400 13400 13400 BTN Million
GDP From Manufacturing 5753.00 5950 5950 5950 5950 5950 BTN Million
GDP From Mining 2062.30 2600 2600 2600 2600 2600 BTN Million
GDP From Public Administration 4641.90 4700 4700 4700 4700 4700 BTN Million
GDP From Services 26905.30 31000 31000 31000 31000 31000 BTN Million
GDP From Transport 7184.60 8000 8000 8000 8000 8000 BTN Million
GDP From Utilities 10079.80 11200 11200 11200 11200 11200 BTN Million
GDP Per Capita Ppp 9347.80 9502 9502 9502 9502 9502 USD
GDP per capita 3172.80 3423 3423 3423 3423 3534 USD
Government Budget -1.10 -1.6 -1.6 -1.6 -1.6 -2.5 %
Government Debt to GDP 110.10 105 105 105 105 103 %
Government Revenues 54666.70 52140 52140 52140 52140 52140 BTN Million
Imports 17259.00 18100 18100 19500 18100 19500 BTN Million
Inflation Rate 2.30 4.2 3.9 4.2 4 4.5 %
Inflation Rate Mom 0.40 1.8 1.8 1.5 1.8 1.5 %
Interest Rate 7.04 7.04 6.8 8 7.04 9 %
Money Supply M2 124989.10 125190 126450 127711 123929 132755 BTN Million
Population 0.75 0.76 0.76 0.76 0.76 0.77 Million
Private Sector Credit 15.70 15.5 15.5 15.5 15.5 15.5 BTN Million
Producer Prices 118.80 124 127 131 122 153 points
Producer Prices Change -4.70 -1 2.2 7 -3.5 10 %
Sales Tax Rate 50.00 50 50 50 50 50 %
Tourism Revenues 14.80 5.9 5.9 5.9 5.9 5.8 USD Million
Tourist Arrivals 9339.00 4933 4866 4866 4608 4733
Unemployment Rate 3.40 3.2 3.2 3.2 3.2 3 %