Dominica: Selected Economic Indicators
|Output and prices (change in percent)|
|Real GDP at factor cost||2.8||1.6||0.7||-4.6|
|Consumer prices (end of period)||1.5||0.0||1.1||1.9|
|Bananas (production for export)||-17.6||-4.3||-2.7||-35.4|
|Saving and investment (percent of GDP)|
|Gross national saving||18.6||10.5||6.5||4.8|
|Gross domestic investment||26.9||25.2||24.8||21.2|
|Public finances (in percent of GDP)1/|
|Nonfinancial public sector saving||2.8||0.3||-1.6||-3.4|
|Nonfinancial public sector capital expenditure||14.4||15.3||23.0||8.9|
|Nonfinancial public sector overall balance (after grants)||-6.7||-11.9||-12.6||-10.1|
|Money and credit (end of year, percent change)2/|
|Money and quasi-money||11.4||10.4||0.6||7.4|
|Credit to private sector||6.2||2.3||7.3||-3.1|
|Interest rates (percent)|
|Maximum deposits rate (on 3-month time deposits)||4.0||5.0||6.0||6.0|
|Maximum lending rate||19.5||19.5||20.8||20.8|
|Minimum lending rate||9.5||9.5||9.5||9.5|
|Balance of payments and public external debt (percent of GDP)|
|Current account balance||-8.3||-14.6||-18.3||-16.4|
|External debt 3/||35.1||48.4||54.0||64.8|
|Debt-service ratio 4/||5.0||5.4||7.3||9.1|
|Exchange rate (change in percent)|
|Real effective exchange rate (end of period, depreciation -)||-3.8||0.8||4.9||4.8|
|Terms of trade||1.4||-6.2||-5.3||1.5|
Data are for fiscal years beginning July 1.
Changes in relation to liabilities to private sector at beginning of period.
Total public and publicly guaranteed debt.
In percent of exports of goods and services.