Table

The Bahamas. 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 Y2016 10.742 10.989 11.22 11.4 11.571 11.744 11.92
2 Gross domestic product, constant prices Percent change Y2016 1.437 2.3 2.1 1.6 1.5 1.5 1.5
3 Gross domestic product, current prices National currency Billions Y2016 12.162 12.928 13.654 14.133 14.526 14.983 15.378
4 Gross domestic product, current prices U.S. dollars Billions Y2016 12.162 12.928 13.654 14.133 14.526 14.983 15.378
5 Gross domestic product, current prices Purchasing power parity; international dollars Billions Y2016 12.056 12.62 13.16 13.625 14.087 14.564 15.068
6 Gross domestic product, deflator Index Y2016 113.217 117.638 121.691 123.974 125.539 127.574 129.008
7 Gross domestic product per capita, constant prices National currency Units Y2016 28,847.781 29,185.354 29,469.15 29,609.988 29,722.216 29,834.87 29,947.95
8 Gross domestic product per capita, constant prices Purchasing power parity; 2011 international dollar Units Y2016 29,428.529 29,772.898 30,062.408 30,206.081 30,320.568 30,435.49 30,550.847
9 Gross domestic product per capita, current prices National currency Units Y2016 32,660.566 34,332.982 35,861.438 36,708.612 37,312.92 38,061.628 38,635.142
10 Gross domestic product per capita, current prices U.S. dollars Units Y2016 32,660.566 34,332.982 35,861.438 36,708.612 37,312.92 38,061.628 38,635.142
11 Gross domestic product per capita, current prices Purchasing power parity; international dollars Units Y2016 32,376.794 33,516.427 34,563.284 35,390.595 36,186.144 36,999.095 37,856.449
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 Y2016 0.009 0.009 0.009 0.009 0.009 0.009 0.008
14 Implied PPP conversion rate National currency per current international dollar Y2016 1.009 1.024 1.038 1.037 1.031 1.029 1.021
15 Total investment Percent of GDP Y2016 27.129 26.222 24.305 23.084 23.06 22.966 22.92
16 Gross national savings Percent of GDP Y2016 11.429 13.504 16.348 16.863 17.897 19.04 19.612
17 Inflation, average consumer prices Index Y2017 102.948 105.56 108.603 111.408 113.994 116.549 119.029
18 Inflation, average consumer prices Percent change Y2017 1.402 2.536 2.884 2.583 2.321 2.241 2.128
19 Inflation, end of period consumer prices Index Y2017 104.14 107.249 110.236 112.866 115.414 117.981 120.381
20 Inflation, end of period consumer prices Percent change Y2017 2.008 2.985 2.785 2.386 2.258 2.224 2.034
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 Y2017 10.637 -9.536 -5.521 0.831 3.226 2.824 5.775
23 Volume of Imports of goods Percent change Y2017 6.246 -11.81 -2.682 -2.834 2.352 0.986 3.748
24 Volume of exports of goods and services Percent change Y2017 -1.545 5.097 4.547 3.382 3.908 3.776 4.024
25 Volume of exports of goods Percent change Y2017 6.744 1.477 2.569 2.666 14.539 13.106 12.338
26 Unemployment rate Percent of total labor force Y2017 10.1 9.2 6.474 6.364 6.062 5.966 5.867
27 Employment Persons Millions NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
28 Population Persons Millions Y2016 0.372 0.377 0.381 0.385 0.389 0.394 0.398
29 General government revenue National currency Billions Y2017 2.061 2.172 2.651 2.764 2.842 2.915 2.992
30 General government revenue Percent of GDP Y2017 17.17 17.314 19.946 19.896 19.835 19.758 19.709
31 General government total expenditure National currency Billions Y2017 2.73 2.458 2.936 3.015 3.065 3.135 3.204
32 General government total expenditure Percent of GDP Y2017 22.749 19.593 22.092 21.702 21.391 21.247 21.109
33 General government net lending/borrowing National currency Billions Y2017 -0.669 -0.286 -0.285 -0.251 -0.223 -0.22 -0.212
34 General government net lending/borrowing Percent of GDP Y2017 -5.578 -2.28 -2.146 -1.806 -1.556 -1.489 -1.4
35 General government structural balance National currency Billions NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
36 General government structural balance Percent of potential GDP NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
37 General government primary net lending/borrowing National currency Billions Y2017 -0.403 0.007 0.096 0.108 0.122 0.118 0.12
38 General government primary net lending/borrowing Percent of GDP Y2017 -3.355 0.054 0.723 0.779 0.852 0.803 0.787
39 General government net debt National currency Billions NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
40 General government net debt Percent of GDP NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
41 General government gross debt National currency Billions Y2017 6.55 6.836 7.121 7.372 7.595 7.815 8.027
42 General government gross debt Percent of GDP Y2017 54.582 54.493 53.581 53.064 53.006 52.968 52.88
43 Gross domestic product corresponding to fiscal year, current prices National currency Billions Y2017 12 12.545 13.291 13.893 14.329 14.754 15.18
44 Current account balance U.S. dollars Billions Y2017 -1.909 -1.644 -1.086 -0.879 -0.75 -0.588 -0.509
45 Current account balance Percent of GDP Y2016 -15.7 -12.718 -7.957 -6.221 -5.163 -3.926 -3.308