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Nicaragua

Nicaragua ( (listen); Spanish: [nikaˈɾaɣwa] (listen)), officially the Republic of Nicaragua (Spanish: República de Nicaragua ), is the largest country in the Central American isthmus, bordered by Honduras to the northwest, the Caribbean to the east, Costa Rica to the south, and the Pacific Ocean to the southwest. Managua is the country's capital and largest city and is also the third-largest city in Central America, behind Tegucigalpa and Guatemala City. The multi-ethnic population of six million includes people of indigenous, European, African, and Asian heritage. The main language is Spanish. Indigenous tribes on the Mosquito Coast speak their own languages and English. Originally inhabited by various indigenous cultures since ancient times, the region was conquered by the Spanish Empire in the 16th century. Nicaragua gained independence from Spain in 1821. The Mosquito Coast followed a different historical path, being colonized by the English in the 17th century and later coming under British rule. It became an autonomous territory of Nicaragua in 1860 and its northernmost part was transferred to Honduras in 1960. Since its independence, Nicaragua has undergone periods of political unrest, dictatorship,... [More]
  • Last : 9,525.8
  • High : 9,980
  • Low : 9,509.3
  • Max Fluctuation : 79.6
  • Max Fluctuation % : 2.09%
  • Open : 9,861.1
  • Time : 21:53:19
  • Yesterday : 9,856.7
  • Change % : 3.47%
  • Change : 330.9
  • Last : 1,675.18
  • High : 1,688.68
  • Low : 1,649.88
  • Max Fluctuation : 9.1
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.33%
  • Open : 1,652.13
  • Time : 21:53:54
  • Yesterday : 1,643.46
  • Change % : 1.93%
  • Change : 31.72
  • Last : 50.64
  • High : 52.62
  • Low : 50.47
  • Max Fluctuation : 0.27
  • Max Fluctuation % : 2.43%
  • Open : 52.55
  • Time : 21:53:19
  • Yesterday : 53.44
  • Change % : 5.53%
  • Change : 2.8
  • Last : 0.9202
  • High : 0.9254
  • Low : 0.92
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : 0.9234
  • Time : 21:52:26
  • Yesterday : 0.9235
  • Change % : 0.36%
  • Change : 0.0033

Nicaragua Currency Markets

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
NIO/USD Ask 0.0299 0.0294 0.0294 0.0299 0.00 0.00% 2020/02/24 Time 20:19
USD/NIO Ask 34 - 34 34.73 0.00 0.00% 2020/02/24 Time 16:55
NIO/GBP Ask 0.0226 - 0.0226 0.0226 0.00 0.00% 2020/02/22 Time 12:35
EUR/NIO Ask 36.83 - 36.83 36.84 0.00 0.00% 2020/02/15 Time 1:42
GBP/NIO Ask 44.36 - 44.356 44.373 0.00 0.00% 2020/02/15 Time 1:42

Nicaragua Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Range Frequency Metric

Balance of Trade

-116.20 19 Apr -53.8 -370 : -15.8 Monthly USD Million

CPI Transportation

195.20 19 Dec 193 66.32 : 195 Monthly

Capital Flows

0 19 Mar 159 -603 : 2373 Quarterly USD Million

Competitiveness Index

0 19 Dec 51.5 3.41 : 51.52 Yearly Points

Competitiveness Rank

0 19 Dec 104 99 : 120 Yearly

Consumer Price Index Cpi

232.60 19 Dec 230 65.66 : 233 Monthly points

Consumer Spending

154414.30 18 Dec 156802 65154 : 156802 Yearly NIO Million

Core Consumer Prices

0 19 Dec 220 135 : 221 Monthly points

Core Inflation Rate

6.40 19 Dec 6.1 3.6 : 9 Monthly %

Corporate Tax Rate

30.00 20 Dec 30 30 : 30 Yearly %

Corruption Index

0 19 Dec 25 22 : 31 Yearly Points

Corruption Rank

0 19 Dec 152 61 : 161 Yearly

Cpi Housing Utilities

219.80 19 Dec 218 66.85 : 220 Monthly

Credit Rating

0 20 Feb : Monthly 26

Currency

33.47 20 Feb 33.47 23.89 : 34 Daily

Current Account

194.80 19 Mar -4 -448 : 195 Quarterly USD Million

Current Account to GDP

0.60 18 Dec -4.9 -63 : 13.6 Yearly %

Deposit Interest Rate

1.32 18 Dec 1.25 1 : 107379 Yearly %

Ease of Doing Business

0 19 Dec 132 113 : 142 Yearly

Electricity Production

0 19 Jan 401 202 : 480 Monthly Gigawatt-hour

Exports

459.90 19 Apr 479 10.5 : 538 Monthly USD Million

External Debt

0 19 Jun 11667 5786 : 11837 Quarterly USD Million

Fiscal Expenditure

0 18 Dec 7036 628 : 8136 Monthly NIO Million

Food Inflation

5.30 19 Dec 5.5 -8.74 : 35.25 Monthly %

Foreign Direct Investment

0 19 Mar 45.7 45.7 : 444 Quarterly USD Million

Foreign Exchange Reserves

2251.80 19 Nov 2213 1822 : 2837 Monthly USD Million

GDP

13.12 18 Dec 13.84 0.22 : 13.84 Yearly USD Billion

GDP Annual Growth Rate

-7.70 18 Dec -4.4 -7.7 : 10.9 Quarterly %

GDP Constant Prices

46318.60 18 Dec 44073 28698 : 114482 Quarterly NIO Million

GDP From Agriculture

4305.20 18 Dec 3516 2046 : 4305 Quarterly NIO Million

GDP From Construction

929.00 18 Dec 1133 580 : 1532 Quarterly NIO Million

GDP From Manufacturing

7044.00 18 Dec 7160 3458 : 7309 Quarterly NIO Million

GDP From Mining

625.00 18 Dec 638 211 : 739 Quarterly NIO Million

GDP From Public Administration

2686.00 18 Dec 2680 1506 : 2716 Quarterly NIO Million

GDP From Services

5187.00 18 Dec 4147 3004 : 6437 Quarterly NIO Million

GDP From Transport

3747.00 18 Dec 3740 1706 : 4305 Quarterly NIO Million

GDP Per Capita Ppp

4910.00 18 Dec 5169 2775 : 5169 Yearly USD

GDP per capita

1860.43 18 Dec 1959 1051 : 2547 Yearly USD

Gasoline Prices

0.94 20 Jan 0.94 0.47 : 1.35 Monthly USD/Liter

Government Budget

-2.60 18 Dec -1.5 -8.56 : 3.22 Yearly %

Government Budget Value

-303.08 18 Dec -2946 -4529 : 3783 Monthly NIO Million

Government Debt

222601.50 18 Dec 221087 121508 : 222602 Monthly NIO Million

Government Debt to GDP

52.50 18 Dec 46.8 44.6 : 169 Yearly %

Government Revenues

0 18 Dec 5112 631 : 11169 Monthly NIO Million

Government Spending

15389.60 18 Dec 17602 8294 : 17602 Yearly NIO Million

Gross Fixed Capital Formation

10667.60 18 Dec 9346 5836 : 15174 Quarterly NIO Million

IP Addresses

0 17 Mar 98943 22147 : 104188 Quarterly

Imports

576.10 19 Apr 533 53 : 744 Monthly USD Million

Inflation Rate

6.13 19 Dec 5.72 -0.12 : 23.99 Monthly %

Inflation Rate Mom

1.00 19 Dec 0.8 -0.61 : 4.3 Monthly %

Interest Rate

12.48 19 Nov 12.04 8.33 : 17.45 Monthly %

Internet Speed

0 17 Mar 2971 397 : 3118 Quarterly

Leading Economic Index

-7.50 19 Feb -5.8 -12.8 : 13.6 Monthly %

Living Wage Family

7510.00 18 Dec 7510 7510 : 7510 yearly

Living Wage Individual

0 18 Dec 4680 4680 : 4680 yearly

Military Expenditure

81.30 18 Dec 86.7 0.1 : 98.1 Yearly

Money Supply M1

0 19 Oct 44807 3864 : 60691 Monthly NIO Million

Money Supply M2

0 19 Oct 123591 21350 : 164395 Monthly NIO Million

Money Supply M3

0 19 Oct 124120 21523 : 165642 Monthly NIO Million

Personal Income Tax Rate

30.00 20 Dec 30 30 : 30 Yearly %

Population

6.47 18 Dec 6.39 1.77 : 6.47 Yearly Million

Producer Prices

255.80 19 Apr 252 95.2 : 256 Monthly points

Producer Prices Change

0.80 19 Apr 0.7 -8.8 : 30.9 Monthly %

Remittances

134.30 19 Jun 144 19.8 : 150 Monthly USD Million

Sales Tax Rate

15.00 20 Dec 15 15 : 15 Yearly %

Terrorism Index

0 18 Dec 0.75 0 : 2.95 Yearly

Unemployment Rate

5.20 18 Dec 6.2 1.6 : 17.8 Quarterly %

Wages

10.89 18 Dec 10.89 1.15 : 10.89 Monthly NIO Thousands/Month

Wages High Skilled

13600.00 18 Dec 13000 11900 : 13800 yearly

Wages Low Skilled

5400.00 18 Dec 5450 4110 : 5450 yearly
Indicator Actual Q2/19 Q3/19 Q4/19 Q1/20 2020 Metric
Balance of Trade -116.20 -190 -190 -180 -190 -180 USD Million
CPI Transportation 195.20 203 205 207 202 218
Consumer Price Index Cpi 232.60 242 242 247 237 260 points
Consumer Spending 154414.30 154878 155958 156731 149936 159081 NIO Million
Core Inflation Rate 6.40 5.4 5.2 5.2 5.6 5 %
Corporate Tax Rate 30.00 30 30 30 30 30 %
Cpi Housing Utilities 219.80 225 227 233 223 246
Currency 33.47 34.25 34.41 34.57 34.08 34.9
Current Account 194.80 120 120 -300 90 -340 USD Million
Current Account to GDP 0.60 1 1 1 1 -1.5 %
Deposit Interest Rate 1.32 2.25 2.25 2.25 2.25 2.25 %
Exports 459.90 475 475 500 475 500 USD Million
Food Inflation 5.30 4.9 4.5 4.1 5.3 4.1 %
Foreign Exchange Reserves 2251.80 2400 2400 2550 2400 2550 USD Million
GDP 13.12 13.4 13.4 13.4 13.4 13.8 USD Billion
GDP Annual Growth Rate -7.70 0.3 1 1.5 -2.9 1.5 %
GDP Constant Prices 46318.60 46458 46782 47013 44975 47719 NIO Million
GDP From Agriculture 4305.20 4318 4348 4370 4180 4435 NIO Million
GDP From Construction 929.00 932 938 943 902 957 NIO Million
GDP From Manufacturing 7044.00 7065 7114 7150 6840 7257 NIO Million
GDP From Mining 625.00 627 631 634 607 644 NIO Million
GDP From Public Administration 2686.00 2694 2713 2726 2608 2767 NIO Million
GDP From Services 5187.00 5203 5239 5265 5037 5344 NIO Million
GDP From Transport 3747.00 3758 3784 3803 3638 3860 NIO Million
GDP Per Capita Ppp 4910.00 5900 5900 5900 5900 5900 USD
GDP per capita 1860.43 2000 2000 2000 2000 2100 USD
Gasoline Prices 0.94 0.86 0.88 0.91 0.84 0.91 USD/Liter
Government Budget -2.60 -2.3 -2.3 -2.3 -2.3 -2.1 %
Government Budget Value -303.08 199 199 193 199 193 NIO Million
Government Debt 222601.50 260000 260000 265000 260000 265000 NIO Million
Government Debt to GDP 52.50 56 56 56 56 57 %
Government Spending 15389.60 15436 15543 15620 14943 15855 NIO Million
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 10667.60 10700 10774 10828 10358 10990 NIO Million
Imports 576.10 665 665 680 665 680 USD Million
Inflation Rate 6.13 6.5 6.4 6.1 6.3 5.5 %
Inflation Rate Mom 1.00 0.5 0.3 0.5 0.5 0.4 %
Interest Rate 12.48 12.8 13 13.2 12.6 12.8 %
Leading Economic Index -7.50 0.5 1.4 2.4 -3.1 2.4 %
Living Wage Family 7510.00 7900 7900 7750 7900 8010
Military Expenditure 81.30 88 88 88 88 86
Personal Income Tax Rate 30.00 30 30 30 30 30 %
Population 6.47 6.59 6.61 6.63 6.56 6.71 Million
Producer Prices 255.80 263 262 263 260 272 points
Producer Prices Change 0.80 2.8 2.6 3 3 3.4 %
Remittances 134.30 130 143 160 138 126 USD Million
Sales Tax Rate 15.00 15 15 15 15 15 %
Unemployment Rate 5.20 6.5 6 6.5 6.8 4 %
Wages 10.89 13 13 13.6 13 13.6 NIO Thousands/Month
Wages High Skilled 13600.00 13082 13082 13092 13082 13150
Wages Low Skilled 5400.00 5700 5700 5620 5700 5700