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Guatemala

Guatemala ( (listen) GWAH-tə-MAH-lə; Spanish: [gwateˈmala] (listen)), officially the Republic of Guatemala (Spanish: República de Guatemala), is a country in Central America bordered by Mexico to the north and west, Belize and the Caribbean to the northeast, Honduras to the east, El Salvador to the southeast and the Pacific Ocean to the south. With an estimated population of around 17.2 million, it is the most populous country in Central America. Guatemala is a representative democracy; its capital and largest city is Nueva Guatemala de la Asunción, also known as Guatemala City. The core of the Maya civilization, which extended across Mesoamerica, was historically based in the territory of modern Guatemala. In the 16th century, most of this area was conquered by the Spanish and claimed as part of the viceroyalty of New Spain. Guatemala attained independence in 1821 as part of the Federal Republic of Central America, which dissolved by 1841. From the mid- to late-19th century, Guatemala suffered chronic instability and civil strife. Beginning in the early 20th century, it was ruled by a series of dictators backed by the United Fruit Company and the United States government. In 1944, the authoritarian leader... [More]
  • Last : 9,915
  • High : 9,999.8
  • Low : 10,042.6
  • Max Fluctuation : 104.8
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.23%
  • Open : 9,681.6
  • Time : 22:14:21
  • Yesterday : 9,679.8
  • Change % : 2.43%
  • Change : 235.2
  • Last : 1,901.15
  • High : 1,902.59
  • Low : 1,900.7
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : -
  • Time : 25 July
  • Yesterday : 1,901.15
  • Change % : 0%
  • Change : 0
  • Last : 41.34
  • High : 41.34
  • Low : 41.16
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : -
  • Time : 25 July
  • Yesterday : 41.34
  • Change % : 0%
  • Change : 0
  • Last : 0.8581
  • High : 0.8595
  • Low : 0.858
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : -
  • Time : 25 July
  • Yesterday : 0.8581
  • Change % : 0%
  • Change : 0

Guatemala Currency Markets

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
EUR/GTQ Ask 8.9875 - 8.905 8.9875 0.08 0.86% 2020/07/26 Time 22:02
GBP/GTQ Ask 9.8649 - 9.786 9.8649 0.08 0.81% 2020/07/26 Time 22:02
GTQ/GBP Ask 0.1016 - 0.1016 0.1016 0.00 0.59% 2020/07/26 Time 11:07
GTQ/USD Ask 0.1299 0.1298 0.1298 0.1299 0.00 0.00% 2020/07/26 Time 11:01
USD/GTQ Ask 7.71 - 7.6942 7.71 0.00 0.00% 2020/07/25 Time 13:43

Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Range Frequency Metric

Balance of Trade

-506.50 20 Feb -716 -993 : 68.2 Monthly Feb/20

CPI Transportation

0 20 May 106 97.68 : 113 Monthly

Capital Flows

0 19 Dec -11.4 -1423 : 627 Quarterly Dec/19

Changes in Inventories

0 19 Dec 869 -4013 : 4097 Yearly

Competitiveness Index

0 19 Dec 53.36 3.71 : 53.52 Yearly

Competitiveness Rank

0 19 Dec 96 78 : 98 Yearly

Consumer Price Index Cpi

144.86 20 Jun 143 1.71 : 145 Monthly Jun/20

Consumer Spending

454843.60 19 Dec 232000 122599 : 454844 Yearly Dec/19

Core Consumer Prices

0 20 Jun 136 60.75 : 136 Monthly Jun/20

Core Inflation Rate

2.32 20 Jun 2.44 0.85 : 9.44 Monthly Jun/20

Coronavirus Cases

0 20 Jul 42192 1 : 43283 Daily Jul/20

Coronavirus Deaths

0 20 Jul 1669 0 : 1669 Daily Jul/20

Coronavirus Recovered

0 20 Jul 28856 0 : 30150 Daily Jul/20

Corporate Tax Rate

25.00 20 Dec 25 25 : 31 Yearly Dec/20

Corruption Index

0 19 Dec 27 22 : 34 Yearly

Corruption Rank

0 19 Dec 144 59 : 146 Yearly

Cpi Housing Utilities

111.50 20 Jun 111 102 : 114 Monthly

Credit Rating

0 20 Jul : Monthly 45

Crude Oil Production

0 20 Mar 9 7.5 : 28 Monthly Mar/20

Currency

7.68 20 Jul 7.68 7.26 : 8.37 Daily

Current Account

607.27 20 Mar 333 -881 : 629 Quarterly Mar/20

Current Account to GDP

2.40 19 Dec 0.8 -8.4 : 2.4 Yearly Dec/19

Deposit Interest Rate

5.00 19 Dec 5.17 4.19 : 24.41 Yearly Dec/19

Ease of Doing Business

0 19 Dec 98 79 : 117 Yearly

Exports

1026.00 20 Feb 1020 146 : 1087 Monthly Feb/20

Fiscal Expenditure

0 20 Apr 6321 229 : 9915 Monthly Apr/20

Food Inflation

6.28 20 Jun 4.83 -3.13 : 19.4 Monthly Jun/20

Foreign Direct Investment

252.30 19 Dec 264 66.1 : 444 Quarterly Dec/19

Foreign Exchange Reserves

0 20 Jun 16649 585 : 16992 Monthly Jun/20

GDP

85.30 19 Dec 78.46 1.04 : 85.3 Yearly Dec/19

GDP Annual Growth Rate

0.71 20 Mar 3.89 -1.5 : 7.7 Quarterly Mar/20

GDP Constant Prices

128654.50 20 Mar 131558 35350 : 131558 Quarterly Mar/20

GDP From Agriculture

13794.38 20 Mar 12312 4494 : 13794 Quarterly Mar/20

GDP From Construction

4680.63 20 Mar 6030 1248 : 6030 Quarterly Mar/20

GDP From Manufacturing

18331.44 20 Mar 18492 6782 : 18492 Quarterly

GDP From Mining

993.44 20 Mar 1047 227 : 2383 Quarterly

GDP From Public Administration

5159.48 20 Mar 5146 1444 : 5159 Quarterly

GDP From Transport

3277.76 20 Mar 3575 1932 : 5962 Quarterly

GDP From Utilities

3725.28 20 Mar 3886 933 : 3886 Quarterly

GDP Per Capita Ppp

8637.56 19 Dec 8448 5560 : 8638 Yearly

GDP per capita

3413.27 19 Dec 3339 1491 : 3413 Yearly

Gasoline Prices

0.70 20 Jun 0.62 0.32 : 1.16 Monthly Jun/20

Gold Reserves

0 20 Mar 6.89 6.66 : 7.06 Quarterly Mar/20

Government Budget

-2.30 19 Dec -1.8 -3.3 : 0.24 Yearly Dec/19

Government Budget Value

792.90 20 Apr -2338 -5318 : 1705 Monthly Apr/20

Government Debt to GDP

27.88 19 Dec 26.04 20.04 : 50.45 Yearly Dec/19

Government Revenues

0 20 Apr 3982 451 : 7490 Monthly Apr/20

Government Spending

52932.50 19 Dec 27370 13587 : 52932 Yearly Dec/19

Gross Fixed Capital Formation

72283.30 19 Dec 39015 26906 : 72283 Yearly

IP Addresses

0 17 Mar 196423 45931 : 270933 Quarterly

Imports

1532.50 20 Feb 1736 214 : 1881 Monthly Feb/20

Inflation Expectations

3.78 20 May 3.55 2.94 : 6.85 Monthly

Inflation Rate

2.39 20 Jun 1.8 -11.94 : 60.71 Monthly Jun/20

Inflation Rate Mom

1.41 20 Jun 0.19 -2.96 : 8.33 Monthly Jun/20

Interest Rate

1.75 20 Jun 2 1.75 : 7.25 Daily Jun/20

Internet Speed

0 17 Mar 3018 515 : 3655 Quarterly

Labor Force Participation Rate

0 19 Mar 60.9 59.3 : 68.2 Quarterly Mar/19

Leading Economic Index

-10.20 20 Apr -5.2 -10.2 : 8.8 Monthly

Living Wage Family

0 18 Dec 4850 4850 : 4850 yearly

Living Wage Individual

0 18 Dec 2500 2500 : 2500 yearly

Military Expenditure

0 18 Dec 275 109 : 654 Yearly

Money Supply M0

0 20 Jun 75952 7013 : 80776 Monthly Jun/20

Money Supply M1

0 20 Jun 109905 7108 : 113235 Monthly Jun/20

Money Supply M2

0 20 Jun 292601 17216 : 297303 Monthly Jun/20

Personal Income Tax Rate

7.00 20 Dec 7 7 : 31 Yearly Dec/20

Population

17.69 19 Dec 17.31 4.16 : 17.69 Yearly Dec/19

Private Sector Credit

0 20 Jun 146354 9836 : 146882 Monthly Jun/20

Remittances

0 19 Dec 5391 96.5 : 5650 Yearly Dec/19

Sales Tax Rate

12.00 20 Dec 12 12 : 12 Yearly Dec/20

Social Security Rate

17.50 20 Dec 17.5 17.5 : 17.5 Yearly Dec/20

Social Security Rate For Companies

12.67 20 Dec 12.67 12.67 : 12.67 Yearly Dec/20

Social Security Rate For Employees

4.83 20 Dec 4.83 4.83 : 4.83 Yearly Dec/20

Steel Production

0 20 Jun 20 0 : 46 Monthly

Terrorism Index

0 18 Dec 0.21 0 : 2.64 Yearly

Tourist Arrivals

667205.00 19 Dec 605133 368746 : 667205 Quarterly

Unemployment Rate

2.50 19 Mar 2 2 : 4.13 Quarterly Mar/19

Wages High Skilled

0 18 Dec 7870 7760 : 8230 yearly

Wages Low Skilled

0 18 Dec 3670 3080 : 3670 yearly
Indicator Actual Q2/19 Q3/19 Q4/19 Q1/20 2020 Metric
Balance of Trade -506.50 -810 -720 -17120 -690 -1050 Feb/20
Consumer Price Index Cpi 144.86 144 144 146 142 148 Jun/20
Consumer Spending 454843.60 438924 457118 463031 219240 454725 Dec/19
Core Inflation Rate 2.32 2.5 2.4 2.3 2.3 2.3 Jun/20
Corporate Tax Rate 25.00 25 25 25 25 25 Dec/20
Cpi Housing Utilities 111.50 116 116 114 115 119
Currency 7.68 7.68 7.68 7.68 7.68 7.68
Current Account 607.27 -300 -300 -300 -260 -300 Mar/20
Current Account to GDP 2.40 1.5 1.3 1.3 1.5 1.3 Dec/19
Deposit Interest Rate 5.00 4.92 4.92 4.92 5.17 4.92 Dec/19
Exports 1026.00 920 1080 1080 860 940 Feb/20
Food Inflation 6.28 4.2 3.9 3.7 4.4 2 Jun/20
Foreign Direct Investment 252.30 330 187 187 180 335 Dec/19
GDP 85.30 82 84.5 84.5 82 84.5 Dec/19
GDP Annual Growth Rate 0.71 -3.5 0.5 1.8 -5.5 3.6 Mar/20
GDP Constant Prices 128654.50 126953 132215 133926 119541 131523 Mar/20
GDP From Agriculture 13794.38 11881 12374 12534 11129 12309 Mar/20
GDP From Construction 4680.63 5819 6060 6139 5543 6029 Mar/20
GDP From Manufacturing 18331.44 17845 18585 18825 16531 18488
GDP From Mining 993.44 1011 1052 1066 1063 1047
GDP From Public Administration 5159.48 4966 5171 5238 4842 5144
GDP From Transport 3277.76 3450 3593 3639 3168 3574
GDP From Utilities 3725.28 3750 3906 3956 3101 3885
GDP Per Capita Ppp 8637.56 8000 8380 8380 8000 8380
GDP per capita 3413.27 3340 3400 3400 3340 3400
Gasoline Prices 0.70 0.56 0.53 0.51 0.59 0.48 Jun/20
Government Budget -2.30 -4.5 -4 -4 -4.5 -4 Dec/19
Government Budget Value 792.90 -4680 -4680 -4680 -5050 -4680 Apr/20
Government Debt to GDP 27.88 30 31 31 30 31 Dec/19
Government Spending 52932.50 51080 53197 53885 25865 52919 Dec/19
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 72283.30 69753 72645 73584 36869 72265
Imports 1532.50 1730 1800 18200 1550 1990 Feb/20
Inflation Expectations 3.78 3.6 3.8 4 3.5 4.3
Inflation Rate 2.39 1.7 1.8 2 1.6 2.6 Jun/20
Inflation Rate Mom 1.41 0.6 0.5 0.3 0.3 0.5 Jun/20
Interest Rate 1.75 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.75 1.5 Jun/20
Leading Economic Index -10.20 -0.3 0.5 0.8 -2.5 3.3
Personal Income Tax Rate 7.00 7 7 7 7 7 Dec/20
Population 17.69 18.07 18.07 18.07 17.9 18.45 Dec/19
Sales Tax Rate 12.00 12 12 12 12 12 Dec/20
Social Security Rate 17.50 17.5 17.5 17.5 17.5 17.5 Dec/20
Social Security Rate For Companies 12.67 12.67 12.67 12.67 12.67 12.67 Dec/20
Social Security Rate For Employees 4.83 4.83 4.83 4.83 4.83 4.83 Dec/20
Tourist Arrivals 667205.00 590000 670000 670000 580000 620000
Unemployment Rate 2.50 4.2 3.9 3.7 4.5 3.4 Mar/19