Economic Statistics

Dominica Economic Statistics for 2016, 2017 and 2018

Dominica economic statistics are important data that provide critical information on various aspects of Dominica’s economy. They are crucial as they provide a good view of state of the Dominican economy.

Economic Indicators 2016 2017 2018Prel
Gross Domestic Product (Constant price): US $455.70 M US $424.72 M US $434.11 M
Per Capita GDP (Constant price): US $6,384.26 US $6,300.67 US $6,239.81
Growth Rate (%): 2.29% 6.94% 4.45%
Inflation (%): 0.15% 0.29% 0.99
Exports: US$15.72 US $9.42 US $6.17
Imports: US $216.31 US $200.24 US $305.66

 

Key Sector 2016 2017 2018P Key Sector 2016 2017 2018P
Agriculture, Livestock & Forestry 13.01 11.34 8.44 Mining and Quarrying 1.02 1.04 1.25
Manufacturing 2.37 2.07 1.92 Electricity and Water 5.96 5.03 4.42
Construction 5.37 5.49 11.39 Wholesale and Retail Trade 12.45 11.57 16.27
Hotels and Restaurants 1.77 1.67 1.35 Transportation, Storage & Communication 13.54 14.37 15.10
Fishing 0.55 0.46 0.52 Financial Intermediation 8.39 9.57 9.88
Real Estate, Renting & Business Activity 10.15 8.99 9.33 Public Administration, Defense & Social Security 10.14 13.25 11.82
Other (Community, Social/Personal) Services 1.03 1.17 1.02  Education (private) 11.67 11.68 5.02
Health and Social Work 4.07 4.25 4.52
% Percentage Contribution by Key Sectors: GVA at Constant Prices

 

Visitor Arrivals 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019Prel
Stayovers (Tourists) 81,511 74,481 78,369 72,228 62,875 89,629
Cruise 286,573 281,544 277,131 157,040 134,469 229,747
Stayover Expenditure (US$ millions) $127.2 $114.2 $102.3 $74.7 $81.2 N/A
Cruise Expenditure (US$ millions) $9.4 $9.2 $9.1 $5.1 $4.3 N/A
Tourist Market by Nationality 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019Prel
North America (USA & Canada) 22,597 20,452 22,530 19,503 12,345 14,831
Caribbean 42,027 37,379 38,799 35,344 36,939 54,674
Europe 14,666 13,759 14,648 14,936 10,708 17,362
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