St. Lucia - Broad money

Broad money (current LCU)

The value for Broad money (current LCU) in St. Lucia was 3,613,381,000 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 41 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 3,613,381,000 in 2016 and a minimum value of 82,085,000 in 1975.

Definition: Broad money (IFS line 35L..ZK) is the sum of currency outside banks; demand deposits other than those of the central government; the time, savings, and foreign currency deposits of resident sectors other than the central government; bank and traveler’s checks; and other securities such as certificates of deposit and commercial paper.

Source: International Monetary Fund, International Financial Statistics and data files.

Year Value
1975 82,085,000
1976 100,504,000
1977 106,479,000
1978 127,372,000
1979 149,625,000
1980 167,236,000
1981 196,435,000
1982 214,552,000
1983 245,777,000
1984 274,031,000
1985 328,638,000
1986 412,205,000
1987 479,337,000
1988 587,287,000
1989 684,940,000
1990 765,456,000
1991 826,273,000
1992 849,541,000
1993 901,252,000
1994 959,834,400
1995 1,063,182,000
1996 1,115,409,000
1997 1,162,194,000
1998 1,296,527,000
1999 1,402,335,000
2000 1,488,537,000
2001 1,555,229,000
2002 1,576,017,000
2003 1,744,838,000
2004 1,884,261,000
2005 2,118,969,000
2006 2,488,345,000
2007 2,661,163,000
2008 2,865,784,000
2009 2,952,555,000
2010 3,006,326,000
2011 3,102,610,000
2012 3,204,351,000
2013 3,300,174,000
2014 3,393,618,000
2015 3,577,491,000
2016 3,613,381,000

Broad money (% of GDP)

Broad money (% of GDP) in St. Lucia was 80.28 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 39 years was 86.58 in 2009, while its lowest value was 42.33 in 1980.

Definition: Broad money (IFS line 35L..ZK) is the sum of currency outside banks; demand deposits other than those of the central government; the time, savings, and foreign currency deposits of resident sectors other than the central government; bank and traveler’s checks; and other securities such as certificates of deposit and commercial paper.

Source: International Monetary Fund, International Financial Statistics and data files, and World Bank and OECD GDP estimates.

See also:

Year Value
1977 45.15
1978 46.21
1979 44.71
1980 42.33
1981 43.31
1982 43.48
1983 46.15
1984 46.63
1985 50.45
1986 52.70
1987 55.48
1988 59.34
1989 61.05
1990 58.58
1991 59.57
1992 55.50
1993 58.06
1994 59.25
1995 61.48
1996 62.39
1997 63.59
1998 65.11
1999 66.94
2000 70.31
2001 77.44
2002 78.00
2003 78.44
2004 78.14
2005 82.51
2006 81.26
2007 77.15
2008 82.78
2009 86.58
2010 80.57
2011 79.93
2012 82.60
2013 82.04
2014 80.99
2015 80.34
2016 80.28

Broad money to total reserves ratio

Broad money to total reserves ratio in St. Lucia was 4.58 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 37 years was 10.26 in 1983, while its lowest value was 4.17 in 2015.

Definition: Broad money (IFS line 35L..ZK) is the sum of currency outside banks; demand deposits other than those of the central government; the time, savings, and foreign currency deposits of resident sectors other than the central government; bank and traveler’s checks; and other securities such as certificates of deposit and commercial paper.

Source: International Monetary Fund, International Financial Statistics and data files.

See also:

Year Value
1979 6.82
1980 7.47
1981 9.56
1982 9.68
1983 10.26
1984 8.20
1985 9.62
1986 6.08
1987 5.76
1988 6.66
1989 6.64
1990 6.36
1991 6.28
1992 5.67
1993 5.56
1994 6.15
1995 6.24
1996 7.36
1997 7.06
1998 6.80
1999 6.97
2000 6.99
2001 6.48
2002 6.22
2003 6.05
2004 5.27
2005 6.74
2006 6.85
2007 6.41
2008 7.43
2009 6.26
2010 5.40
2011 5.38
2012 5.12
2013 6.36
2014 4.88
2015 4.17
2016 4.58

Broad money growth (annual %)

The value for Broad money growth (annual %) in St. Lucia was 1.00 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 40 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 25.43 in 1986 and a minimum value of 1.00 in 2016.

Definition: Broad money (IFS line 35L..ZK) is the sum of currency outside banks; demand deposits other than those of the central government; the time, savings, and foreign currency deposits of resident sectors other than the central government; bank and traveler’s checks; and other securities such as certificates of deposit and commercial paper.

Source: International Monetary Fund, International Financial Statistics and data files.

See also:

Year Value
1976 22.44
1977 5.95
1978 19.62
1979 17.47
1980 11.77
1981 17.46
1982 9.22
1983 14.55
1984 11.50
1985 19.93
1986 25.43
1987 16.29
1988 22.52
1989 16.63
1990 11.76
1991 7.95
1992 2.82
1993 6.09
1994 6.50
1995 10.77
1996 4.91
1997 4.19
1998 11.56
1999 8.16
2000 6.15
2001 4.48
2002 1.34
2003 10.71
2004 7.99
2005 12.46
2006 17.43
2007 6.95
2008 7.69
2009 3.03
2010 1.82
2011 3.20
2012 3.28
2013 2.99
2014 2.83
2015 5.42
2016 1.00

Classification

Topic: Financial Sector Indicators

Sub-Topic: Monetary holdings (liabilities)