Table

Barbados. Source:IMF World Economic Outlook Database(Oct 2018)
N Subject Descriptor Units Scale Estimates Start After 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 2023
1 Gross domestic product, constant prices National currency Billions Y2017 9.229 9.183 9.174 9.229 9.367 9.54 9.715
2 Gross domestic product, constant prices Percent change Y2017 -0.168 -0.5 -0.098 0.6 1.5 1.84 1.84
3 Gross domestic product, current prices National currency Billions Y2017 9.979 10.343 10.414 10.677 11.091 11.559 12.048
4 Gross domestic product, current prices U.S. dollars Billions Y2017 4.99 5.172 5.207 5.339 5.546 5.78 6.024
5 Gross domestic product, current prices Purchasing power parity; international dollars Billions Y2017 5.218 5.313 5.42 5.557 5.745 5.96 6.187
6 Gross domestic product, deflator Index Y2017 108.125 112.636 113.52 115.692 118.4 121.17 124.006
7 Gross domestic product per capita, constant prices National currency Units Y2015 32,846.393 32,611.176 32,508.37 32,632.389 33,049.934 33,584.948 34,128.623
8 Gross domestic product per capita, constant prices Purchasing power parity; 2011 international dollar Units Y2015 16,879.944 16,759.065 16,706.232 16,769.966 16,984.545 17,259.492 17,538.889
9 Gross domestic product per capita, current prices National currency Units Y2015 35,515.161 36,731.973 36,903.521 37,753.17 39,130.991 40,694.915 42,321.381
10 Gross domestic product per capita, current prices U.S. dollars Units Y2015 17,757.58 18,365.986 18,451.76 18,876.585 19,565.496 20,347.457 21,160.69
11 Gross domestic product per capita, current prices Purchasing power parity; international dollars Units Y2015 18,571.043 18,866.285 19,207.452 19,648.331 20,270.24 20,981.61 21,732.952
12 Output gap in percent of potential GDP Percent of potential GDP NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
13 Gross domestic product based on purchasing-power-parity (PPP) share of world total Percent Y2017 0.004 0.004 0.004 0.004 0.004 0.004 0.003
14 Implied PPP conversion rate National currency per current international dollar Y2017 1.912 1.947 1.921 1.921 1.93 1.94 1.947
15 Total investment Percent of GDP Y2017 10.947 11.255 11.609 11.879 11.676 11.665 12.16
16 Gross national savings Percent of GDP Y2017 7.167 8.108 8.196 8.845 8.668 8.914 9.447
17 Inflation, average consumer prices Index Y2017 177.583 184.992 186.444 190.012 194.458 199.008 203.665
18 Inflation, average consumer prices Percent change Y2017 4.41 4.172 0.785 1.914 2.34 2.34 2.34
19 Inflation, end of period consumer prices Index Y2017 185 185 187.682 192.006 196.557 201.106 205.855
20 Inflation, end of period consumer prices Percent change Y2017 6.567 0 1.45 2.304 2.37 2.315 2.361
21 Six-month London interbank offered rate (LIBOR) Percent NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
22 Volume of imports of goods and services Percent change Y2016 -6.358 -3.828 2.392 2.114 3.579 3.782 4
23 Volume of Imports of goods Percent change Y2016 -7.231 -3.457 3.204 1.969 3.521 3.662 3.993
24 Volume of exports of goods and services Percent change Y2016 -0.844 0.418 1.669 2.199 2.583 3.01 3.158
25 Volume of exports of goods Percent change Y2016 -5.361 0.178 1.748 1.685 1.818 2.116 2.248
26 Unemployment rate Percent of total labor force Y2016 10.096 10.335 10.642 10.722 10.512 10.192 9.873
27 Employment Persons Millions NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
28 Population Persons Millions Y2015 0.281 0.282 0.282 0.283 0.283 0.284 0.285
29 General government revenue National currency Billions Y2017 2.864 3.062 3.255 3.345 3.388 3.531 3.68
30 General government revenue Percent of GDP Y2017 28.444 29.557 31.058 31.024 30.224 30.224 30.224
31 General government total expenditure National currency Billions Y2017 3.293 3.201 2.982 3.055 3.116 3.235 3.436
32 General government total expenditure Percent of GDP Y2017 32.704 30.899 28.453 28.341 27.801 27.698 28.222
33 General government net lending/borrowing National currency Billions Y2017 -0.429 -0.139 0.273 0.289 0.272 0.295 0.244
34 General government net lending/borrowing Percent of GDP Y2017 -4.26 -1.342 2.604 2.683 2.424 2.527 2.002
35 General government structural balance National currency Billions Y2017 -0.429 -0.139 0.273 0.289 0.272 0.295 0.244
36 General government structural balance Percent of potential GDP Y2017 -4.281 -1.336 2.574 2.648 2.402 2.516 2
37 General government primary net lending/borrowing National currency Billions Y2017 0.334 0.343 0.629 0.647 0.672 0.701 0.67
38 General government primary net lending/borrowing Percent of GDP Y2017 3.312 3.312 6 6 6 6 5.5
39 General government net debt National currency Billions Y2017 15.726 12.692 12.113 11.724 11.452 11.157 11.047
40 General government net debt Percent of GDP Y2017 156.17 122.495 115.581 108.747 102.176 95.509 90.733
41 General government gross debt National currency Billions Y2017 15.843 12.809 12.23 11.84 11.569 11.274 11.163
42 General government gross debt Percent of GDP Y2017 157.33 123.622 116.695 109.83 103.218 96.509 91.693
43 Gross domestic product corresponding to fiscal year, current prices National currency Billions Y2017 10.07 10.361 10.48 10.781 11.208 11.681 12.175
44 Current account balance U.S. dollars Billions Y2016 -0.189 -0.163 -0.178 -0.162 -0.167 -0.159 -0.163
45 Current account balance Percent of GDP Y2016 -3.78 -3.147 -3.413 -3.034 -3.008 -2.751 -2.714