Pages

58 pages

Published

July 2018

Update frequency

On a semi-annual basis

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PDF, Horizontal, Screen friendly

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Comprehensive View On The Economy

Part of the country’s economic profile, economic structure section gives readers useful views to understand what matters to Paraguay’s economy.

KEY QUESTIONS ADDRESSED

  • What is the size of the Paraguay’s economy in relation to others in the region?
  • What is the size of Paraguay’s population?
  • What is the demographic structure of Paraguay? Is it favourable for economic growth?
  • How has the structure of Paraguay’s GDP changed over the years?
  • How much does the Paraguay’s economy rely on external trade?
  • How does economic freedom in Paraguay compare with others?

Part of the country’s economic profile, this section explores Paraguay’s competitiveness in the global level. It also covers the country’s attractiveness to foreign direct investment.

KEY QUESTIONS ADDRESSED

  • Which stage of economic development is the Paraguay’s economy in?
  • How is the average wage in Paraguay compared to others in the region?
  • How competitive is Paraguay?
  • How are Paraguay’s competitive factors compared to those of other countries?
  • Is it easy to do business in Paraguay?
  • How good is Paraguay in attracting Foreign Direct Investment?
  • What are most problematic factors in doing business in Paraguay?

Part of the country’s economic profile, this section explores Paraguay’s economic development, average income and its distribution, poverty as well as other development indicators.

KEY QUESTIONS ADDRESSED

  • What is the level of income for an average person in Paraguay?
  • What is the poverty rate in Paraguay and how does it compare to others?
  • Is unemployment a problem in Paraguay?
  • How is income distributed in Paraguay and how does it compare to others?
  • What is the current level of human development in Paraguay?
  • How has quality of life in Paraguay changed over the years?

Part of the country’s economic outlook, this section explores Paraguay’s recent economic growth, its key drivers and well as the growth outlook for the coming years.

KEY QUESTIONS ADDRESSED

  • What has been the growth rate of Paraguay’s economy over the past 10 years and how does it compare with others?
  • What were the key growth drivers for the Paraguay’s economy in the last year?
  • What were the source of growth for Paraguay’s economy in the last 5 quarters?
  • What is the growth outlook for Paraguay’s economy over the next 3 years and how does it compare with others?

Part of the country’s economic outlook, this section explores Paraguay’s macro-economic risks, including inflation, financial sector, budget deficit as well as balance of payment and exchange rate.

KEY QUESTIONS ADDRESSED

  • What is the risk of inflation in Paraguay and how does it compare with others?
  • How healthy is the Paraguay’s banking sector?
  • What is the fiscal risk in Paraguay? What is the likelihood of raising tax?
  • What is the balance of payment risk for Paraguay?
  • How good is the country in getting foreign exchange by the mean of commerce?
  • Does Paraguay have enough international reserves to service its debt and for import?
  • What is the FX risk? How has the PYG performed compared to other currencies?

From IMF’s World Economic Outlook Report April 2018.

  • GDP growth
  • Inflation
  • Population
  • Unemployment rate
  • Government budget and debt
  • Current account

Detailed rankings and scores for Paraguay and comparable economies.

  • Starting a business
  • Dealing with construction permits
  • Getting electricity
  • Registering property
  • Getting credit
  • Protecting Minority Investors
  • Paying taxes
  • Trading across borders
  • Enforcing contracts
  • Resolving Insolvency

 

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