Table

The Bahamas. 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 Y2017 10.989 11.22 11.4 11.571 11.744 11.92 12.099
2 Gross domestic product, constant prices Percent change Y2017 2.3 2.1 1.6 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.5
3 Gross domestic product, current prices National currency Billions Y2017 12.803 13.262 13.71 14.231 14.785 15.346 15.91
4 Gross domestic product, current prices U.S. dollars Billions Y2017 12.803 13.262 13.71 14.231 14.785 15.346 15.91
5 Gross domestic product, current prices Purchasing power parity; international dollars Billions Y2017 12.612 13.106 13.593 14.084 14.591 15.117 15.665
6 Gross domestic product, deflator Index Y2017 116.506 118.196 120.267 122.991 125.888 128.737 131.495
7 Gross domestic product per capita, constant prices National currency Units Y2017 29,185.35 29,469.15 29,609.99 29,722.22 29,834.87 29,947.95 30,061.46
8 Gross domestic product per capita, constant prices Purchasing power parity; 2011 international dollar Units Y2017 29,772.9 30,062.41 30,206.08 30,320.57 30,435.49 30,550.85 30,666.64
9 Gross domestic product per capita, current prices National currency Units Y2017 34,002.62 34,831.32 35,611.13 36,555.58 37,558.41 38,554.24 39,529.27
10 Gross domestic product per capita, current prices U.S. dollars Units Y2017 34,002.62 34,831.32 35,611.13 36,555.58 37,558.41 38,554.24 39,529.27
11 Gross domestic product per capita, current prices Purchasing power parity; international dollars Units Y2017 33,494.19 34,421.23 35,307.94 36,178.54 37,067.13 37,978.68 38,920.46
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 0.009 0.009 0.009 0.009 0.009 0.009 0.008
14 Implied PPP conversion rate National currency per current international dollar Y2017 1.015 1.012 1.009 1.01 1.013 1.015 1.016
15 Total investment Percent of GDP Y2017 26.669 24.316 23.51 23.282 23.08 22.913 22.676
16 Gross national savings Percent of GDP Y2017 11.161 12.985 14.681 15.456 16.683 16.994 17.804
17 Inflation, average consumer prices Index Y2017 105.264 108.016 110.587 113.112 115.625 118.164 120.713
18 Inflation, average consumer prices Percent change Y2017 2.249 2.615 2.38 2.283 2.222 2.196 2.158
19 Inflation, end of period consumer prices Index Y2017 106.856 109.452 112.004 114.509 117.037 119.593 122.142
20 Inflation, end of period consumer prices Percent change Y2017 2.806 2.43 2.331 2.236 2.208 2.184 2.132
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 -4.305 -0.203 -2.25 1.177 0.135 2.074 1.85
23 Volume of Imports of goods Percent change Y2017 -6.61 -1.849 -3.619 1.156 -0.352 1.861 1.929
24 Volume of exports of goods and services Percent change Y2017 4.577 2.91 3.436 2.308 2.174 2.227 2.35
25 Volume of exports of goods Percent change Y2017 2.027 3.815 3.047 2.962 3.003 3.08 3.081
26 Unemployment rate Percent of total labor force Y2018 9.2 9.046 9.028 8.914 8.82 8.725 8.628
27 Employment Persons Millions NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
28 Population Persons Millions Y2017 0.377 0.381 0.385 0.389 0.394 0.398 0.402
29 General government revenue National currency Billions Y2018 2.041 2.626 2.737 2.834 2.93 3.029 3.137
30 General government revenue Percent of GDP Y2018 16.339 20.129 20.27 20.258 20.172 20.082 20.046
31 General government total expenditure National currency Billions Y2018 2.457 2.909 2.934 2.971 3.026 3.105 3.209
32 General government total expenditure Percent of GDP Y2018 19.673 22.295 21.729 21.241 20.834 20.582 20.509
33 General government net lending/borrowing National currency Billions Y2018 -0.416 -0.283 -0.197 -0.137 -0.096 -0.075 -0.073
34 General government net lending/borrowing Percent of GDP Y2018 -3.335 -2.166 -1.46 -0.983 -0.662 -0.5 -0.463
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 Y2018 -0.103 0.078 0.171 0.241 0.293 0.321 0.331
38 General government primary net lending/borrowing Percent of GDP Y2018 -0.821 0.598 1.265 1.72 2.018 2.13 2.116
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 Y2018 7.615 7.893 7.984 8.047 8.137 8.209 8.282
42 General government gross debt Percent of GDP Y2018 60.965 60.492 59.132 57.527 56.018 54.426 52.929
43 Gross domestic product corresponding to fiscal year, current prices National currency Billions Y2018 12.491 13.048 13.502 13.988 14.525 15.084 15.647
44 Current account balance U.S. dollars Billions Y2017 -1.988 -1.505 -1.212 -1.115 -0.947 -0.909 -0.776
45 Current account balance Percent of GDP Y2017 -15.527 -11.345 -8.84 -7.835 -6.405 -5.926 -4.878