Table

Barbados. Source:IMF World Economic Outlook Database(Apr 2019)
N Subject Descriptor Units Scale Estimates Start After 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 2023 2024
1 Gross domestic product, constant prices National currency Billions Y2018 9.183 9.174 9.229 9.367 9.54 9.715 9.894
2 Gross domestic product, constant prices Percent change Y2018 -0.5 -0.098 0.6 1.5 1.84 1.84 1.84
3 Gross domestic product, current prices National currency Billions Y2018 10.29 10.414 10.677 11.091 11.559 12.048 12.556
4 Gross domestic product, current prices U.S. dollars Billions Y2018 5.145 5.207 5.339 5.546 5.78 6.024 6.278
5 Gross domestic product, current prices Purchasing power parity; international dollars Billions Y2018 5.309 5.398 5.544 5.744 5.971 6.207 6.453
6 Gross domestic product, deflator Index Y2018 112.052 113.52 115.692 118.4 121.17 124.006 126.907
7 Gross domestic product per capita, constant prices National currency Units Y2017 32,058.6 31,946.06 32,056.41 32,454.92 32,968.46 33,490.12 34,020.03
8 Gross domestic product per capita, constant prices Purchasing power parity; 2011 international dollar Units Y2017 16,475.09 16,417.26 16,473.97 16,678.77 16,942.67 17,210.76 17,483.08
9 Gross domestic product per capita, current prices National currency Units Y2017 35,922.37 36,265.18 37,086.8 38,426.49 39,947.9 41,529.59 43,173.86
10 Gross domestic product per capita, current prices U.S. dollars Units Y2017 17,961.18 18,132.59 18,543.4 19,213.25 19,973.95 20,764.79 21,586.93
11 Gross domestic product per capita, current prices Purchasing power parity; international dollars Units Y2017 18,534.3 18,797.63 19,256.45 19,901.12 20,634.34 21,395.21 22,188.59
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 Y2018 0.004 0.004 0.004 0.004 0.004 0.003 0.003
14 Implied PPP conversion rate National currency per current international dollar Y2018 1.938 1.929 1.926 1.931 1.936 1.941 1.946
15 Total investment Percent of GDP Y2018 11.26 11.606 11.879 11.676 11.665 12.161 12.075
16 Gross national savings Percent of GDP Y2018 8.844 10.382 10.601 9.924 9.64 9.842 9.506
17 Inflation, average consumer prices Index Y2017 184.033 186.444 190.012 194.458 199.008 203.665 208.431
18 Inflation, average consumer prices Percent change Y2017 3.632 1.31 1.914 2.34 2.34 2.34 2.34
19 Inflation, end of period consumer prices Index Y2017 185 187.682 192.006 196.557 201.106 205.855 210.635
20 Inflation, end of period consumer prices Percent change Y2017 NA 1.45 2.304 2.37 2.315 2.361 2.322
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 Y2018 -3.349 2.944 2.294 3.413 3.465 3.496 3.703
23 Volume of Imports of goods Percent change Y2018 -3.003 2.334 2.64 3.757 3.692 3.711 3.973
24 Volume of exports of goods and services Percent change Y2018 0.292 1.812 2.911 2.256 2.346 2.501 2.932
25 Volume of exports of goods Percent change Y2018 0.05 1.592 1.85 1.684 1.678 1.714 2.857
26 Unemployment rate Percent of total labor force Y2017 10.118 10.425 10.506 10.295 9.976 9.656 9.337
27 Employment Persons Millions NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
28 Population Persons Millions Y2017 0.286 0.287 0.288 0.289 0.289 0.29 0.291
29 General government revenue National currency Billions Y2019 3.055 3.259 3.349 3.393 3.536 3.685 3.841
30 General government revenue Percent of GDP Y2019 29.603 31.102 31.069 30.269 30.269 30.269 30.269
31 General government total expenditure National currency Billions Y2019 3.071 2.915 3.034 3.113 3.262 3.46 3.783
32 General government total expenditure Percent of GDP Y2019 29.757 27.818 28.14 27.772 27.928 28.421 29.811
33 General government net lending/borrowing National currency Billions Y2019 -0.016 0.344 0.316 0.28 0.273 0.225 0.058
34 General government net lending/borrowing Percent of GDP Y2019 -0.154 3.284 2.928 2.496 2.34 1.848 0.457
35 General government structural balance National currency Billions Y2019 -0.016 0.344 0.316 0.28 0.273 0.225 0.058
36 General government structural balance Percent of potential GDP Y2019 -0.153 3.246 2.89 2.473 2.33 1.846 0.458
37 General government primary net lending/borrowing National currency Billions Y2019 0.342 0.631 0.65 0.675 0.704 0.673 0.638
38 General government primary net lending/borrowing Percent of GDP Y2019 3.314 6.025 6.025 6.025 6.025 5.525 5.025
39 General government net debt National currency Billions Y2019 12.736 12.173 11.753 11.444 11.144 10.897 10.819
40 General government net debt Percent of GDP Y2019 123.404 116.159 109.018 102.1 95.401 89.501 85.261
41 General government gross debt National currency Billions Y2019 12.853 12.29 11.87 11.56 11.261 11.013 10.935
42 General government gross debt Percent of GDP Y2019 124.536 117.274 110.102 103.143 96.401 90.461 86.181
43 Gross domestic product corresponding to fiscal year, current prices National currency Billions Y2019 10.321 10.48 10.781 11.208 11.681 12.175 12.689
44 Current account balance U.S. dollars Billions Y2017 -0.124 -0.064 -0.068 -0.097 -0.117 -0.14 -0.161
45 Current account balance Percent of GDP Y2017 -2.416 -1.224 -1.279 -1.752 -2.025 -2.319 -2.569