El Salvador Economic Indicators

Main economic indicators

Economic growth

GDP, current U.S. dollars

GDP, constant dollars

GDP per capita, current dollars

GDP per capita, PPP

GDP per capita, constant dollars

Human development


Capital investment, percent of GDP

Capital investment, in dollars

Household consumption, percent of GDP

Household consumption, in dollars

Savings, percent of GDP

Savings, in dollars

External debt

Government spending, percent of GDP

Government spending, in dollars

Government debt

Share of industry

Share of manufacturing

Share of services

Industry value added

Manufacturing value added

Services value added

Shares of world totals

Percent of world population

Percent of world GDP

Percent of world exports

Percent of world imports

Percent of world FDI

International transactions

Dollar exchange rate

Terms of trade

Trade openness

Exports, percent of GDP

Exports, in dollars

Growth of exports

Imports, percent of GDP

Imports, in dollars

Foreign Direct Investment, percent of GDP

Foreign Direct Investment, billion dollars

Portfolio investment inflows, equities

Current account, percent of GDP

Current account, in dollars

Trade balance, percent of GDP

Trade balance, in dollars


Remittances, percent of GDP



Labor force

Labor force

Unemployment rate

Female unemployment

Male unemployment

Youth unemployment

Labor force participation

Labor force: percent female

Female labor force participation

Male labor force participation

Age dependency ratio

Infrastructure and transport

Internet users

Internet subscribers

Internet subscribers, per 100 people

Mobile phone subscribers

Mobile phone subscribers, per 100 people

Airline passengers

Port traffic

Air transport infrastructure quality

Roads quality

Railroad infrastructure quality

Port infrastructure quality

Mobile network coverage

Internet bandwidth

Commercial vehicle sales

Passenger car sales

Energy and environment

Gasoline prices

Diesel prices

Energy use per capita

Share of clean energy

Energy per $1000 GDP

Electricity from renewable sources, kWh

Carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions

Carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions per capita

Energy imports

GDP per unit of energy

Natural resources income

Oil revenue

Natural gas revenue

Access to electricity


Forest area, percent

Percent agricultural land

Employment in agriculture

GDP share of agriculture

Agriculture value added

Agriculture productivity

Agricultural land

Arable land, percent of land area


Cereal crop yield by hectar

Crop production index

Fertilizer use

Food production index

Forest area, sq.km

Livestock production index

Rural population, percent

Banking system access

ATM machines per 100,000 people

Percent people with debit cards

Small firms with bank credit

Percent people with credit cards

Firms using credit to finance investment

Bank branches per 100,000 people

Banking system stability

Non-performing loans

Banking system z-scores

Banking system capital to assets

Bank credit to deposits

Regulatory capital to risk-weighted assets

Liquid assets to deposits

Banking system efficiency

Net interest margin

Overhead cost

Return on assets

Return on equity

Lending-deposit interest rate spread

Non-interest income to total income

Bank cost to income ratio

Banking system depth

Bank credit to the private sector

Bank credit to government

Bank assets to GDP

Liquid liabilities, percent of GDP

Domestic credit to the private sector

Financial system deposits, percent of GDP

Banking system: other indicators

Credit information sharing

Legal rights

Foreign bank assets

Stock market

Stock market value traded

Investment financed with equity

Insurance, non-banks and pensions

Life insurance volume

Non-life insurance premium volume

Insurance company assets

Pension fund assets to GDP

Nonbank financial institutions assets to GDP


Innovation index

R&D (research and development) expenditure

Information technology exports

High tech exports

High tech exports, percent of manufactured exports

Patent applications by residents


Corporate tax rate

Personal income tax rate

Indirect tax rate

Tax revenue

Commercial tax rate

Tax preparation time

Number of taxes

Taxes on goods and services

Taxes on international trade

Income and profits taxes

Governance and political system

Rule of law

Government effectiveness

Control of corruption

Regulatory quality

Voice and accountability

Political stability

Corruption perceptions - Transparency International

Political rights

Civil liberties

Women in parliament

Economic freedom

Property rights

Freedom from corruption

Fiscal freedom

Business freedom

Labor freedom

Monetary freedom

Trade freedom

Investment freedom

Financial freedom

Economic freedom, overall index


Health spending per capita

Health spending as percent of GDP

Life expectancy

Birth rate

Death rate

Fertility rate

HIV infections


Access to drinking water, rural

Access to drinking water, urban



Education spending, percent of GDP

Education spending, percent of government spending

Literacy rate

Female literacy rate, ages 15-24

Male literacy rate, ages 15-24

Youth literacy rate, ages 15-24

Student teacher ratio, primary school

Primary school completion rate

School starting age, primary school

Female to male ratio, primary school pupils

Female to male ratio, secondary school students

Female to male ratio, students at tertiary level education

Preprimary school enrollment

Primary school enrollment

Secondary school enrollment

Tertiary school enrollment

Trained teachers in primary education


Overall globalization

Economic globalization

Political globalization

Social globalization

Country risk

Political risk, short-term

Political risk, long-term

Transactions risk

Transfer risk

Expropriation risk

War risk

Industry: Oil, coal, and electricity

Oil production

Gasoline production

Jet fuel production

LPG production

Oil consumption

Gasoline consumption

Jet fuel consumption

LPG consumption

Coal imports

Electricity production

Hydroelectricity generation

Electricity consumption

Electricity production capacity

Electricity imports

Electricity exports

Renewable power generation

Renewable power consumption


Imprisonment rate

Homicide rate

Kidnapping rate

Robbery rate

Theft rate