Country information

El Salvador

Area

21.041 km²

Capital

San Salvador

Government

Nayib Bukele

Population

7,42 million

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Economic data El Salvador

Basic data 2019 2020 2021
GDP growth in % 2,4 -7,9 4,2P
Export in bn. US$ 5,94 5,03  
Import in bn. US$ 12,02 10,59  
Interest rate in % 5,9 6,2 1. Trimester: 5,7
Inflation rate in % 0,075 -0,372 1,1P
HDI (Human Development Index) 0,673    

Foreign Trade

Import products: Mineral fuels and oils, Electrical machinery
Import partner: USA, China, Guatemala

Export products: Apparel and clothing accessories
Export partner: USA, Guatemala, Honduras

Notes

P = Prediction
Update: 23.07.2021
Sources: UNDP, Worldbank, CEPAL, OANDA, Banco Itau, OEC, GTAI