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Latest Indicators

Projected Gross Domestic Product:
3.4%, Jan - Sept 2019 / Jan - Sept 2018
Gross Domestic Product Actual:
4.1%, Dec 2018 / Dec 2017
Average Consumer Price Index (CPI):
2.0%, Jan - June 2020 / Jan - June 2019
Total Population:
69,914, as of Fall 2019
Unemployment Rate:
3.5%, as at Fall 2019
Merchandise Imports ($):
6.8% Jan - Mar 2020 / Jan - Mar 2019
Balance of Payments Current Account Deficit (EST) % GDP:
13.5% of GDP, Dec 2019


August 06,2014
Life Expectancy for the Cayman Islands is 82.3 years

The Compendium of Statistics 2013 released today by the Economics and Statistics Office shows that the country’s Life Expectancy at Birth is 82.3 years.

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July 04,2014
Economic Expansion Continued in 2013

The country’s estimated Gross Domestic Product (GDP) at constant prices rose by 1.2 percent in 2013.

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July 04,2014
Merchandise Imports In First Quarter 2014

The total value of goods imported into the Cayman Islands in the first three months of 2014 grew by 5.0 percent

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June 09,2014
Inflation Rate for the First Quarter of 2014 Reaches 2.3%

Consumer prices in the Cayman Islands marked an overall increase of 2.3 percent

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May 22,2014
ESO to Conduct Field Work for Household Register Update May 26th-Aug 29th 2014

The Household Register provides a count of all households in the Cayman Islands, based on the 2010 Census.

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May 15,2014
Deadline Nears for Economic Surveys

The Economics and Statistics Office (ESO) urges local businesses to fill out and return questionnaires

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May 12,2014
Caymanian Employment Grew in 2013

The unemployment rate in the Cayman Islands rose to 6.3 percent in 2013 due to a rise in the unemployment rate among non-Caymanians to 3.1 percent.

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April 17,2014
Merchandise Imports Increased in 2013 to Highest Level Since 2009

The total value of goods imported by Cayman residents in 2013 was recorded at CI$774.5 million, 2.1 percent higher than in 2012.

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March 31,2014
Annual Economic Surveys Begin in the Cayman Islands

The annual surveys to take the pulse of the Cayman Islands economy will run from Monday, 31 March to Friday, 16 May 2014.

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March 26,2014
Local Cayman Economy Grew in the First Nine Months of 2013

Local Economy Grew in the First Nine Months of 2013 as Fiscal Performance Improved

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March 20,2014
Inflation Rate in 2013 Reaches 2.2% reports Cayman ESO

The average annual inflation rate in 2013 was recorded at 2.2 percent. This is based on the results of the four quarterly Consumer Price Index Surveys

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February 12,2014
ESO Issued the 2014 Statistical Publication and Dissemination Calendar

The 2014 Statistical Publication and Dissemination Calendar as approved by Cabinet has been issued by Economics and Statistics Office (ESO).

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February 10,2014
New Contact numbers for ESO staff effective Feb 10, 2014

Please be advised that effective Feb 10th, 2014, all ESO extension numbers will be changed from 16XX to 46XX.

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December 20,2013
Cayman GDP grew by 1.4% in 2012 as Most Industries Posted Economic Growth

The Cayman Islands’ System of National Accounts Report 2012 which presents the economic performance of the various industries contributing to the country’s

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December 20,2013
Cayman Island Trade in Services Continue as the Sole Net Foreign Exchange Earner

The Cayman Islands’ Balance of Payments (Current Account) Report 2012 which summarizes the country’s economic and financial transactions on goods and services,

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December 20,2013
CPI Records 2.8% Growth in the Third Quarter reports Cayman ESO

The Consumer Price Index (CPI) for the third quarter ending September 2013 rose by 2.8 percent compared to the quarter ending September 2012.

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December 20,2013
Third Quarter Merchandise Imports Amounted to $188.6 million in Cayman Islands

The total value of all merchandise goods imported by Cayman residents amounted to CI$188.6 million,

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October 28,2013
Economy grew by 0.9% in the First Half of 2013

Overall economic activity in the Cayman Islands’ grew by an estimated 0.9% in the first six months of 2013.

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October 23,2013
Second Quarter Merchandise Imports Amounted to $178.2 million

The total value of all merchandise goods imported by Cayman residents amounted to CI$178.2 million

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October 15,2013
Statistics Fair To Offer Exciting Exhibit in Cayman Islands

The Cayman Islands’ celebration of the International Year of Statistics on Thursday, 24 October 2013, will feature a unique, interactive exhibition.

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