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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, West Bengal and Arunachal Pradesh 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... [More]
  • Last : 8,820.5
  • High : 8,993.3
  • Low : 8,801.7
  • Max Fluctuation : 35.4
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.39%
  • Open : 8,939.2
  • Time : 17:13:06
  • Yesterday : 8,933.7
  • Change % : 1.28%
  • Change : 113.2
  • Last : 1,726.3 (BTN)
  • High : 1,735.39
  • Low : 1,720.62
  • Max Fluctuation : 2.67
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.13%
  • Open : 1,728.18
  • Time : 17:13:47
  • Yesterday : 1,728.97
  • Change % : 0.15%
  • Change : 2.67
  • Last : 34.38 (BTN)
  • High : 34.53
  • Low : 33.62
  • Max Fluctuation : 0.1
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.56%
  • Open : 33.72
  • Time : 17:13:19
  • Yesterday : 33.7
  • Change % : 2.02%
  • Change : 0.68
  • Last : 0.9118 (BTN)
  • High : 0.9182
  • Low : 0.9112
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : 0.9176
  • Time : 17:12:52
  • Yesterday : 0.9177
  • Change % : 0.65%
  • Change : 0.0059

Bhutan Currency Markets

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
EUR/BTN Ask 82.6397 - 82.6397 82.6397 0.05 0.06% 2020/05/26 Time 10:56
GBP/BTN Ask 92.3766 - 92.3766 92.3766 0.06 0.07% 2020/05/26 Time 7:07
BTN/USD Ask 0.0132 - 0.0131 0.0132 0.00 0.00% 2020/05/20 Time 3:01
BTN/GBP Ask 0.0108 - 0.0108 0.0108 0.00 0.00% 2020/05/17 Time 3:07

Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Range Frequency Metric

Balance of Trade

-8927.70 19 Jun -8958 -12698 : 3470 Quarterly Jun/19

Competitiveness Index

0 18 Dec 3.87 3.73 : 4.1 Yearly

Competitiveness Rank

0 18 Dec 97 82 : 109 Yearly

Consumer Price Index Cpi

102.00 20 Feb 102 73.9 : 102 Monthly Feb/20

Coronavirus Cases

0 20 May 21 1 : 24 Daily May/20

Coronavirus Deaths

0 20 May 0 0 : 0 Daily May/20

Coronavirus Recovered

0 20 May 6 0 : 6 Daily May/20

Corruption Index

0 19 Dec 68 50 : 68 Yearly

Corruption Rank

0 19 Dec 25 25 : 49 Yearly

Credit Rating

0 : Monthly

Currency

75.88 20 May 75.94 7.19 : 77.01 Daily

Current Account

-31306.95 18 Dec -36143 -41436 : 3708 Yearly Dec/19

Current Account to GDP

-18.20 18 Dec -24.44 -33.1 : 15.8 Yearly Dec/19

Deposit Interest Rate

2.00 18 Dec 2.8 2 : 8.25 Yearly Dec/18

Ease of Doing Business

0 19 Dec 81 70 : 146 Yearly

Exports

8571.50 19 Jun 5752 1130 : 25334 Quarterly Jun/19

External Debt

2642.10 18 Dec 2505 406 : 2642 Yearly Dec/19

Fiscal Expenditure

56513.50 18 Dec 48018 9945 : 56514 Yearly Dec/18

Food Inflation

4.40 20 Feb 3.9 -0.5 : 18.72 Monthly Feb/20

Foreign Direct Investment

-72.70 19 Jun 715 -947 : 862 Quarterly Jun/19

Foreign Exchange Reserves

1213.60 19 Oct 1125 458 : 1903 Monthly Dec/19

GDP

2.53 18 Dec 2.53 0.14 : 2.53 Yearly Dec/18

GDP Annual Growth Rate

3.00 18 Dec 4.7 3 : 17.9 Yearly Dec/18

GDP From Agriculture

8059.80 18 Dec 7795 6043 : 8060 Yearly Dec/18

GDP From Construction

10644.10 18 Dec 10009 4010 : 10644 Yearly Dec/18

GDP From Manufacturing

5753.00 18 Dec 5453 2214 : 5753 Yearly

GDP From Mining

2062.30 18 Dec 1927 447 : 2062 Yearly

GDP From Public Administration

4641.90 18 Dec 4621 2562 : 4642 Yearly

GDP From Services

26905.30 18 Dec 25466 11176 : 26905 Yearly

GDP From Transport

7184.60 18 Dec 6410 2661 : 7185 Yearly

GDP From Utilities

10079.80 18 Dec 10479 3262 : 10479 Yearly

GDP Per Capita Ppp

9347.80 18 Dec 9247 2327 : 9348 Yearly

GDP per capita

3172.80 18 Dec 3138 406 : 3173 Yearly

Government Budget

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

Government Budget Value

0 18 Dec -5345 -5345 : 4296 Yearly Dec/18

Government Debt to GDP

110.10 18 Dec 112 36.9 : 116 Yearly Dec/18

Government Revenues

54666.70 18 Dec 42673 7054 : 54667 Yearly Dec/18

IP Addresses

0 17 Mar 3365 1363 : 5147 Quarterly

Imports

17499.20 19 Jun 14710 1255 : 28980 Quarterly Jun/19

Inflation Rate

2.50 20 Feb 2.4 0 : 13.53 Monthly Feb/20

Inflation Rate Mom

0.10 20 Feb 0.3 -1.2 : 2 Monthly Feb/20

Interest Rate

7.02 20 May 7.02 6 : 7.04 Daily May/20

Internet Speed

0 17 Mar 3407 99.26 : 3426 Quarterly

Money Supply M1

0 19 Oct 69935 16627 : 70790 Monthly Dec/19

Money Supply M2

132499.10 19 Oct 124989 20869 : 127342 Monthly Dec/19

Population

0.76 19 Dec 0.75 0.22 : 0.76 Yearly Dec/19

Private Sector Credit

15.70 18 Dec 15.4 6.4 : 40.7 Yearly Dec/18

Producer Prices

120.10 19 Dec 119 100 : 126 Monthly Dec/19

Producer Prices Change

-4.20 19 Dec -5.3 -5.3 : 7.4 Monthly Dec/19

Sales Tax Rate

50.00 19 Dec 50 50 : 50 Yearly Dec/19

Terrorism Index

0 18 Dec 0.02 0 : 2.76 Yearly

Tourism Revenues

2.40 19 Dec 15.8 0.5 : 17.3 Monthly

Tourist Arrivals

2329.00 19 Dec 9189 459 : 11277 Monthly

Unemployment Rate

3.40 18 Dec 2.4 1.15 : 4 Yearly Dec/18
Indicator Actual Q2/19 Q3/19 Q4/19 Q1/20 2020 Metric
Balance of Trade -8927.70 -5000 -9000 -9000 -5000 -9000 Jun/19
Consumer Price Index Cpi 102.00 105 106 108 104 111 Feb/20
Currency 75.88 76.76 77.12 77.47 76.41 78.17
Current Account -31306.95 -29500 -29500 -29500 -29500 -29500 Dec/19
Current Account to GDP -18.20 -9.5 -9.5 -7.5 -9.5 -7.5 Dec/19
Deposit Interest Rate 2.00 1.98 1.98 2.02 2 2.02 Dec/18
Exports 8571.50 13100 10500 10500 13100 10500 Jun/19
External Debt 2642.10 3200 3200 3200 3200 3200 Dec/19
Fiscal Expenditure 56513.50 61700 61700 61700 61700 61700 Dec/18
Food Inflation 4.40 4 4 3.5 4.5 4.5 Feb/20
Foreign Direct Investment -72.70 72.3 84.5 84.5 72.3 84.5 Jun/19
Foreign Exchange Reserves 1213.60 1305 1350 1395 1259 1532 Dec/19
GDP 2.53 2.86 2.86 3.03 2.86 3.03 Dec/18
GDP Annual Growth Rate 3.00 7 7 5.6 7 5.6 Dec/18
GDP From Agriculture 8059.80 8800 8800 8800 8800 8800 Dec/18
GDP From Construction 10644.10 13400 13400 13400 13400 13400 Dec/18
GDP From Manufacturing 5753.00 5950 5950 5950 5950 5950
GDP From Mining 2062.30 2600 2600 2600 2600 2600
GDP From Public Administration 4641.90 4700 4700 4700 4700 4700
GDP From Services 26905.30 31000 31000 31000 31000 31000
GDP From Transport 7184.60 8000 8000 8000 8000 8000
GDP From Utilities 10079.80 11200 11200 11200 11200 11200
GDP Per Capita Ppp 9347.80 9502 9502 9675 9675 10326
GDP per capita 3172.80 3423 3423 3534 3423 3534
Government Budget -1.10 -9.5 -9.5 -11 -9.5 -11 Dec/18
Government Debt to GDP 110.10 112 112 111 112 111 Dec/18
Government Revenues 54666.70 52140 52140 52140 52140 52140 Dec/18
Imports 17499.20 18100 19500 19500 18100 19500 Jun/19
Inflation Rate 2.50 3.9 4.2 4.5 4.2 4.5 Feb/20
Inflation Rate Mom 0.10 1.8 1.5 1.5 1.8 1.5 Feb/20
Interest Rate 7.02 7 7 7.04 7.02 7.04 May/20
Money Supply M2 132499.10 142638 146634 150629 138643 162615 Dec/19
Population 0.76 0.76 0.76 0.77 0.76 0.77 Dec/19
Private Sector Credit 15.70 15.5 15.5 15.5 15.5 15.5 Dec/18
Producer Prices 120.10 127 131 136 124 153 Dec/19
Producer Prices Change -4.20 2.2 7 8.6 -1 10 Dec/19
Sales Tax Rate 50.00 50 50 50 50 50 Dec/19
Tourism Revenues 2.40 5.9 5.9 5.8 5.9 5.8
Tourist Arrivals 2329.00 4000 4000 5050 2500 5500
Unemployment Rate 3.40 4.1 4.1 4.3 4.1 4.3 Dec/18