ECONOMIC AND FINANCIAL DATA FOR PERU
Updated daily. Last update January 26, 2009
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SDDS Data Category and Component Unit Description Date of Latest Data Latest Data Previous Data Change of Latest Data Over a Year Ago(%) Change of Previous Data Over a year Ago(%) More Information
REAL SECTOR
National Accounts
Gross domestic product (real) Millions of nuevos soles at 1994 prices Q3/08 46 948 50 014 9,5 11,0 Table N 94
Private consumption (real) Millions of nuevos soles at 1994 prices Q3/08 31 662 34 292 8,9 9,0 Table N 94
Public consumption (real) Millions of nuevos soles at 1994 prices Q3/08 4 008 3 760 6,1 5,5 Table N 94
Gross domestic investment (real) Millions of nuevos soles at 1994 prices Q3/08 13 639 14 152 27,6 33,2 Table N 94
Exports (real) Millions of nuevos soles at 1994 prices Q3/08 9 996 9 020 6,8 11,1 Table N 94
Imports (real) Millions of nuevos soles at 1994 prices Q3/08 12 357 11 210 23,4 28,4 Table N 94
Gross domestic product (nominal) Millions of nuevos soles Q3/08 94 123 97 777 12,4 12,1 Table N 95
Private consumption (nominal) Millions of nuevos soles Q3/08 58 913 62 410 15,5 15,0 Table N 95
Public consumption (nominal) Millions of nuevos soles Q3/08 8 620 7 942 12,6 11,3 Table N 95
Gross domestic investment (nom.) Millions of nuevos soles Q3/08 25 929 26 543 38,4 33,6 Table N 95
Exports (nominal) Millions of nuevos soles Q3/08 28 561 26 395 6,5 11,4 Table N 95
Imports (nominal) Millions of nuevos soles Q3/08 27 900 25 513 36,4 43,9 Table N 95
Production index              
Production index Index 1994=100 Nov/08 190,5 196,2 5,1 8,7 Table N 75 181
Labor Market            
Employment Index Oct. 1997=100 Oct/08 152,7 150,1 7,6 7,7 Table N 83
Unemployment rate* Percentage of labor force Dec/08 8,1 7,9 n.a. n.a. Table N 85
Nominal salaries (Urban Peru) Nuevos soles SA2/07 2 859 2 832 1,8 0,0 Table N 82
Nominal wages (Urban Peru) Nuevos soles SA2/07 1 020 1 004 4,0 -2,1 Table N 82
Prices            
Consumer price index Dec. 2001 = 100 Dec/08 122,5 122,0 6,7 6,7 Table N 61
Producer price index 1994=100 Dec/08 198,5 200,2 8,8 10,7 Table N 61
SDDS Data Category and Component Unit Description Date of Latest Data Latest Data Previous Data Change of Latest Data Over a Year Ago(%) Change of Previous Data Over a year Ago(%) More Information
PUBLIC SECTOR
General Government Operations          
I. Current revenues Millions of nuevos soles Q3/08 19 936 21 441 17,8 8,1 Table N 118
II. Non-financial expenditures Millions of nuevos soles Q3/08 17 315 14 865 26,0 26,3 Table N 118
III. Other 1/ Millions of nuevos soles Q3/08 162 55 10,6 -22,2 Table N 118
IV. Primary balance (I-II+III) Millions of nuevos soles Q3/08 2 784 6 631 -16,2 -18,5 Table N 118
V. Interest payments Millions of nuevos soles Q3/08 1 571 1 039 -6,4 -17,6 Table N 118
VI. General Government Overall balance (IV-V) Millions of nuevos soles Q3/08 1 213 5 593 -26,2 -18,7 Table N 118
VII. Non-Financial Public Sector Overall balance (IV-V) Millions of nuevos soles Q3/08 1 376 5 251 -21,9 -25,6 Table N 116
Net financing Millions of nuevos soles Q3/08 -1 376 -5 251 -21,9 -25,6 Table N 116
External Millions of nuevos soles Q3/08 383 631 45,3 -173,1 Table N 116
Domestic 2/ Millions of nuevos soles Q3/08 -1 759 -5 884 -26,0 -5,3 Table N 116
Privatization Millions of nuevos soles Q3/08 0 2 -100,0 -87,1 Table N 116
Central Government Operations            
I. Current revenue Millions of nuevos soles Nov/08 4 778 5 674 -6,3 11,8 Table N 86
II. Non-financial expenditure Millions of nuevos soles Nov/08 3 964 4 680 3,5 22,7 Table N 86
III. Capital revenues 3/ Millions of nuevos soles Nov/08 3 55 -85,4 127,0 Table N 86
IV. Interest payments Millions of nuevos soles Nov/08 299 536 -38,9 11,1 Table N 86
V. Overall balance (I-II+III-IV) Millions of nuevos soles Nov/08 517 513 -35,2 -36,2 Table N 86
Net financing Millions of nuevos soles Nov/08 -517 -513 -35,2 -36,2 Table N 86
Foreign Millions of nuevos soles Nov/08 63 -113 -132,5 -97,8 Table N 86
Domestic 2/ Millions of nuevos soles Nov/08 -580 -530 -4,6 -112,3 Table N 86
Privatization Millions of nuevos soles Nov/08 0 130 -100,0 1 595,2 Table N 86
Memo:              
Primary balance 4/ Millions of nuevos soles Nov/08 816 1 049 -36,6 -18,5 Table N 86
Central Government Debt    
Total gross central government debt 5/ Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08 30 024 30 572 n.a. n.a. Table N 126
Public sector external debt 6/ Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08 18 529 18 800 n.a. n.a. Table N 126
Public sector domestic debt 7/ Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08 11 495 11 773 n.a. n.a. Table N 126
SDDS Data Category and Component Unit Description Date of Latest Data Latest Data Previous Data Change of Latest Data Over a Year Ago(%) Change of Previous Data Over a year Ago(%) More Information
FINANCIAL SECTOR
Analytical Accounts of the Banking Sector          
Monetary aggregates 8/ Millions of nuevos soles Dec/15/08 112 655 110 475 25,6 27,3 Table N 18
Net domestic credit to the public sector 9/ Millions of nuevos soles Dec/15/08 -42 895 -42 850 n.a. n.a. Table N 18
Domestic credit to the private sector Millions of nuevos soles Dec/15/08 92 644 91 917 21,8 34,4 Table N 18
Gross foreign assets Millions of U.S. dollars Dec/15/08 32 774 32 648 17,8 19,8 Table N 18
Gross foreign liabilities Millions of U.S. dollars Dec/15/08 1 840 2 172 -34,1 -24,1 Table N 18
Analytical Accounts of the Central Bank              
Monetary Base Millions of nuevos soles Jan/15/09 20 560 23 616 20,1 31,1 Table N 19
Net domestic claims on the public sector 10/ Millions of nuevos soles Jan/15/09 -36 795 -35 937 n.a. n.a. Table N 19
Central Bank rediscounts Millions of nuevos soles Jan/15/09 0 0 n.a. n.a. Table N 19
Gross foreign assets Millions of U.S. dollars Jan/15/09 30 608 30 972 5,1 9,3 Table N 19
Gross foreign liabilities Millions of U.S. dollars Jan/15/09 31 37 6,7 16,2 Table N 19
Interest Rates            
Rediscount rate of Central Bank 11/ Percent per year May/02/02 3,0 10,0 n.a. n.a. BCRP
CDBCRP interest rates 11/              
CDBCRP - 1 day Percent per year Jan/16/08 4,65 4,79 n.a. n.a. BCRP
CDBCRP - 2 days Percent per year Oct/31/07 4,74 n.a. n.a. n.a.  
CDBCRP - 3 days Percent per year Jan/11/08 5,10 4,97 n.a. n.a. BCRP
CDBCRP - 4 days Percent per year Oct/05/07 4,85 4,51 n.a. n.a.  
CDBCRP - 6 days Percent per year Jun/22/05 3,00 n.a. n.a. n.a. BCRP
CDBCRP - 7 days Percent per year Mar/12/07 4,60 4,60 n.a. n.a.  
CDBCRP - 8 days Percent per year Dec/18/06 4,54 2,85 n.a. n.a. BCRP
CDBCRP - 32 days Percent per year Mar/08/07 4,69 n.a. n.a. n.a.  
CDBCRP - 33 days Percent per year Mar/09/07 4,70 4,69 n.a. n.a.  
CDBCRP - 38 days Percent per year Oct/12/04 3,18 n.a. n.a. n.a. BCRP
CDBCRP - 76 days Percent per year Jan/21/04 2,62 n.a. n.a. n.a. BCRP
CDBCRP - 361 days Percent per year Mar/08/07 5,09 n.a. n.a. n.a.  
CDBCRP - 1 week Percent per year Jan/11/08 5,27 5,06 n.a. n.a. BCRP
CDBCRP - 2 weeks Percent per year Mar/21/05 3,27 n.a. n.a. n.a. BCRP
CDBCRP - 4 weeks Percent per year Jul/14/04 2,77 2,58 n.a. n.a. BCRP
CDBCRP - 6 weeks Percent per year Jul/09/02 3,20 13,82 n.a. n.a. BCRP
CDBCRP - 10 weeks Percent per year Jan/28/05 3,57 2,95 n.a. n.a. BCRP
CDBCRP - 12 weeks Percent per year Jan/07/03 3,51 3,63 n.a. n.a. BCRP
CDBCRP - 14 weeks Percent per year Nov/11/02 4,48 3,63 n.a. n.a. BCRP
CDBCRP - 16 weeks Percent per year Aug/27/02 3,60 3,55 n.a. n.a. BCRP
CDBCRP - 18 months Percent per year Feb/08/07 5,40 5,70 n.a. n.a. BCRP
CDBCRP - 20 weeks Percent per year Nov/13/02 4,14 4,00 n.a. n.a. BCRP
CDBCRP - 22 weeks Percent per year Feb/10/03 4,06 n.a. n.a. n.a. BCRP
CDBCRP - 1 month Percent per year Nov/21/07 5,19 5,17 n.a. n.a. BCRP
CDBCRP - 2 months Percent per year Oct/20/05 4,65 4,00 n.a. n.a. BCRP
CDBCRP - 3 months Percent per year Jan/07/08 5,66 5,70 n.a. n.a. BCRP
CDBCRP - 4 months Percent per year Dec/21/07 5,69 5,66 n.a. n.a. BCRP
CDBCRP - 5 months Percent per year May/31/05 3,73 3,75 n.a. n.a. BCRP
CDBCRP - 6 months Percent per year Jan/11/08 5,92 5,84 n.a. n.a. BCRP
CDBCRP - 7 months Percent per year Dec/17/07 5,78 5,91 n.a. n.a. BCRP
CDBCRP - 8 months Percent per year Sep/17/04 3,99 4,26 n.a. n.a. BCRP
CDBCRP - 9 months Percent per year Jan/14/08 6,19 5,94 n.a. n.a. BCRP
CDBCRP - 10 months Percent per year Jan/17/05 4,23 4,07 n.a. n.a. BCRP
CDBCRP - 11 months Percent per year May/28/07 5,04 4,25 n.a. n.a. BCRP
CDBCRP - 13 months Percent per year Jun/17/05 4,34 4,79 n.a. n.a. BCRP
CDBCRP - 14 months Percent per year Oct/12/04 4,84 n.a. n.a. n.a. BCRP
CDBCRP - 15 months Percent per year Jan/16/08 6,42 6,46 n.a. n.a. BCRP
CDBCRP - 16 months Percent per year Feb/21/05 4,85 4,62 n.a. n.a. BCRP
CDBCRP - 17 months Percent per year Jun/09/05 4,50 4,45 n.a. n.a. BCRP
CDBCRP - 18 months Percent per year Jan/14/08 6,44 6,37 n.a. n.a. BCRP
CDBCRP - 20 months Percent per year Feb/09/05 5,09 4,10 n.a. n.a. BCRP
CDBCRP - 21 months Percent per year Aug/18/03 4,05 n.a. n.a. n.a. BCRP
CDBCRP - 1 year Percent per year Jan/14/08 6,32 3,00 n.a. n.a. BCRP
CDBCRP - 1,5 year Percent per year Aug/16/05 5,66 4,48 n.a. n.a. BCRP
CDBCRP - 2 year Percent per year Dec/14/07 6,10 5,48 n.a. n.a. BCRP
CDBCRP - 3 year Percent per year Jun/14/07 5,59 5,58 n.a. n.a. BCRP
CDR BCRP interest rates              
CDR BCRP - 46 days Percent per year Jan/22/04 2,62 n.a. n.a. n.a. BCRP
CDR BCRP - 3 months Percent per year Aug/16/07 5,56 n.a. n.a. n.a. BCRP
CDR BCRP - 111 days Percent per year Jan/20/04 2,85 n.a. n.a. n.a. BCRP
CDR BCRP - 180 days Percent per year Sep/04/02 2,64 0,00 n.a. n.a. BCRP
CDR BCRP - 6 months Percent per year Jan/09/06 4,60 0,51 n.a. n.a. BCRP
CDR BCRP - 360 days Percent per year Mar/09/07 5,09 4,67 n.a. n.a. BCRP
CDR BCRP - 1 year Percent per year Dec/29/05 4,69 4,74 n.a. n.a. BCRP
Domestic Currency Lending Rate (TAMN) Percent per year Jan/23/09 22,56 22,54 n.a. n.a. Table N 32
SBS
Foreign Currency Lending Rate (TAMEX) Percent per year Jan/23/09 10,32 10,38 n.a. n.a. Table N 33
SBS
Average Rate for Deposits in Domestic Currency (TIPMN) Percent per year Jan/23/09 3,94 3,97 n.a. n.a. Table N 32
SBS
Average Rate for Deposits in Foreign Currency (TIPMEX) Percent per year Jan/23/09 1,80 1,80 n.a. n.a. Table N 33
SBS
Stock Market            
General stock price index 12/ Index, Dec. 1991=100 Jan/26/09 6 981,3 6 988,2 n.a. n.a. Table N 50
BVL
Trade value Millions of nuevos soles Jan/26/09 532,2 475,3 n.a. n.a. Table N 50
BVL
SDDS Data Category and Component Unit Description Date of Latest Data Latest Data Previous Data Change of Latest Data Over a Year Ago(%) Change of Previous Data Over a year Ago(%) More Information
EXTERNAL SECTOR
Balance of Payments  
Imports of goods and services Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08 -9 524 -8 966 48,1 62,0 Table N 97
Exports of goods and services Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08 9 891 9 408 15,8 25,5 Table N 97
Investment income Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08 -2 120 -2 770 n.a. n.a. Table N 97  
Current transfers Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08 722 709 n.a. n.a. Table N 97  
BCRP international reserves flow Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08 -330 2 307 n.a. n.a. Table N 97  
Financial Account Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08 1 461 3 124 n.a. n.a. Table N 97  
International Reserves and Foreign Currency Liquidity                
Net International Reserves Millions of U.S. dollars Dec/08 31 196 30 970 12,7 17,5 Table N 25  
Data Template on International Reserves and International Liquidity Millions of U.S. Dollars Jan/15/09 30 273 30 620 5,1 9,3 Data Template International reserves and foreign currency liquidity  
Merchandise trade                
Total exports Millions of U.S. dollars Nov/08 2 075 2 436 -12,1 -9,5 Table N 65  
Total imports Millions of U.S. dollars Nov/08 2 039 2 729 15,1 34,7 Table N 65  
International Investment Position                
I. Assets Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08 51 243 54 463 18,1 37,1 Table N 109  
1. Direct investment Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08 1 914 2 469 -8,9 24,8  
2. Portfolio investment Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08 10 852 12 143 -9,4 2,7  
stock market and ADR's Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08 9 528 10 697 -10,2 1,6  
bonds Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08 1 324 1 446 -2,6 12,1  
3. Other investments Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08 3 745 4 302 -42,2 -1,6  
4. Reserve assets Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08 34 732 35 550 52,0 64,9 Table N 109
II. Liabilities Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08 81 052 84 827 13,1 24,9 Table N 109
1. Direct investment Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08 30 312 29 143 25,3 30,0 Table N 109
2. Portfolio investment Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08 24 106 28 926 -4,6 20,0  
stock market and ADR's Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08 15 422 19 747 -6,9 28,6  
bonds Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08 8 683 9 179 -0,2 5,0  
3. Other investments Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08 26 634 26 759 19,9 25,1  
III. Net international investment position Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08 -29 809 -30 364      
External Debt              
Gross External Debt Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08 35 318 35 938 14,2 19,3  
I. General Government Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08 17 992 18 368 -15,4 -12,2  
Short-Term Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08          
Money-market instruments Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08          
Loans Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08          
Commercial loans Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08          
Other Liabilities 13/ Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08          
Arrears Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08          
Others Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08          
Long-Term Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08 17 992 18 368 -15,4 -12,2  
Bonds and Notes Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08 6 889 6 997 -16,3 -14,8  
Loans Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08 11 103 11 371 -14,7 -10,5  
Commercial loans Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08          
Other Liabilities Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08          
II. Monetary Authorities Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08 1 632 2 021 445,9 443,4  
Short-Term Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08 1 632 2 021 445,9 443,4  
Money-market instruments Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08 1 603 1 990 490 476  
Loans Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08 29 31 8,1 14,6  
Currency and deposits 14/ Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08          
Other Liabilities Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08          
Arrears Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08          
Others Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08          
Long-Term Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08          
Bonds and Notes Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08          
Loans Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08          
Currency and deposits 14/ Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08          
Other Liabilities Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08          
III. Banks Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08 6 365 6 566 150,1 198,6  
Short-Term Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08 2 704 3 189 36,6 94,5  
Money-market instruments Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08          
Loans Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08 2 704 3 189 36,6 94,5  
Currency and deposits 14/ Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08          
Other Liabilities Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08          
Arrears Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08          
Others Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08          
Long-Term Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08 3 661 3 376 547,6 504,3  
Bonds and Notes Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08          
Loans Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08 3 661 3 376 547,6 504,3  
Currency and deposits 14/ Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08          
Other Liabilities Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08          
IV. Other Sectors Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08 9 328 8 984 36,8 35,2  
Short-Term Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08 4 187 4 135 75,3 82,5  
Money-market instruments Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08          
Loans Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08 4 187 4 135 75,3 82,5  
Currency and deposits 14/ Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08          
Commercial loans Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08          
Other Liabilities Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08          
Arrears Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08          
Others Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08          
Long-Term Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08 5 141 4 848 16,0 10,7  
Bonds and Notes Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08 192 192 0,0 0,0  
Loans Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08 4 949 4 657 16,8 11,2  
Currency and deposits 14/ Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08          
Commercial loans Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08          
Other Liabilities Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08          
Commercial loans Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08          
Other Liabilities Millions of U.S. dollars Q3/08          
Exchange rates            
Exchange rate (nominal) 12/ Soles per U.S. dollars Jan/23/09 3,161 3,154 7,14 6,90 Table N 52
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Socio-demographic Data
Population Thousands 2003 27 148 26 749 1,5 1,5 Annual Report - Annex 2
 
* Since Jan/07, unemployment rate is reported as a monthly three-month moving average. For may, it includes Mar/07, Apr/07 and May07.
1/ Excludes payments to the American International Group (AIG) and the Germany-Peru Agreement.
2/ Approximately 99 percent of domestic financing comes from banking institutions.
3/ Excludes privatization receipts and includes capital grants.
4/ Primary balance is defined as the overall balance excluding interest expenditures.
5/ Although data on total outstanding debt are not disseminated, the metadata on the DSBB explain how to derive this figure.
6/ Split by maturity is not shown because medium and long term public external debt accounts for more than 99 percent of total public external debt.
7/ This data is consistent with those of the Ministry of Economy and Finance.
8/ Includes all monetary liabilities of the banking system in domestic and foreign currency.
9/ Credit minus deposits to the non-financial public sector and COFIDE.
10/ Credit minus deposits.              
11/ It is reported the interest rates of the latest operations of the Central Bank.
12/ End of period.              
13/ International Investment Position accounted "other debt liabilities" as "other liabilities".
14/ It is recommended to include the total of "currency and deposits" in the short run unless it is available detailed information as to clasified them in short or long run.
15/ Exchange rate published by the superintendency of banking and insurance with one day lag.
n.a. Not applicable.              
16/ Not published yet due to mechanical effects