Swaziland - PPP conversion factor

PPP conversion factor, GDP (LCU per international $)

The value for PPP conversion factor, GDP (LCU per international $) in Swaziland was 4.88 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 26 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 4.88 in 2016 and a minimum value of 0.96 in 1990.

Definition: Purchasing power parity conversion factor is the number of units of a country's currency required to buy the same amounts of goods and services in the domestic market as U.S. dollar would buy in the United States. This conversion factor is for GDP. For most economies PPP figures are extrapolated from the 2011 International Comparison Program (ICP) benchmark estimates or imputed using a statistical model based on the 2011 ICP. For 47 high- and upper middle-income economies conversion factors are provided by Eurostat and the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD).

Source: World Bank, International Comparison Program database.

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Year Value
1990 0.96
1991 1.01
1992 1.10
1993 1.26
1994 1.37
1995 1.57
1996 1.66
1997 1.82
1998 1.93
1999 2.00
2000 2.46
2001 2.62
2002 2.81
2003 2.92
2004 2.95
2005 3.04
2006 3.07
2007 3.14
2008 3.40
2009 3.71
2010 3.78
2011 3.90
2012 4.14
2013 4.25
2014 4.42
2015 4.70
2016 4.88

2005 PPP conversion factor, GDP (LCU per international $)

Definition: Purchasing power parity conversion factor is the number of units of a country's currency required to buy the same amounts of goods and services in the domestic market as U.S. dollar would buy in the United States. This conversion factor is for GDP. Historical estimates are provided for the 2005 benchmark year only. A separate series is available for extrapolated estimates based on the latest ICP round.

Source: World Bank, International Comparison Program database.

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Year Value
2005 3.29

Price level ratio of PPP conversion factor (GDP) to market exchange rate

The value for Price level ratio of PPP conversion factor (GDP) to market exchange rate in Swaziland was 0.332 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 26 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 0.537 in 2011 and a minimum value of 0.266 in 2002.

Definition: Purchasing power parity conversion factor is the number of units of a country's currency required to buy the same amount of goods and services in the domestic market as a U.S. dollar would buy in the United States. The ratio of PPP conversion factor to market exchange rate is the result obtained by dividing the PPP conversion factor by the market exchange rate. The ratio, also referred to as the national price level, makes it possible to compare the cost of the bundle of goods that make up gross domestic product (GDP) across countries. It tells how many dollars are needed to buy a dollar's worth of goods in the country as compared to the United States. PPP conversion factors are based on the 2011 ICP round.

Source: World Bank, International Comparison Program database.

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Year Value
1990 0.372
1991 0.367
1992 0.387
1993 0.387
1994 0.387
1995 0.433
1996 0.386
1997 0.394
1998 0.349
1999 0.328
2000 0.354
2001 0.304
2002 0.266
2003 0.385
2004 0.456
2005 0.478
2006 0.454
2007 0.446
2008 0.412
2009 0.437
2010 0.516
2011 0.537
2012 0.504
2013 0.441
2014 0.408
2015 0.368
2016 0.332

PPP conversion factor, private consumption (LCU per international $)

The value for PPP conversion factor, private consumption (LCU per international $) in Swaziland was 5.22 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 26 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 5.22 in 2016 and a minimum value of 1.34 in 1990.

Definition: Purchasing power parity conversion factor is the number of units of a country's currency required to buy the same amounts of goods and services in the domestic market as U.S. dollar would buy in the United States. This conversion factor is for private consumption (i.e., household final consumption expenditure). For most economies PPP figures are extrapolated from the 2011 International Comparison Program (ICP) benchmark estimates or imputed using a statistical model based on the 2011 ICP. For 47 high- and upper middle-income economies conversion factors are provided by Eurostat and the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD).

Source: World Bank, International Comparison Program database.

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Year Value
1990 1.34
1991 1.40
1992 1.47
1993 1.60
1994 1.77
1995 1.93
1996 2.00
1997 2.09
1998 2.23
1999 2.31
2000 2.51
2001 2.58
2002 2.85
2003 2.99
2004 3.01
2005 3.05
2006 3.11
2007 3.27
2008 3.55
2009 3.83
2010 3.94
2011 4.05
2012 4.32
2013 4.50
2014 4.68
2015 4.90
2016 5.22

2005 PPP conversion factor, private consumption (LCU per international $)

Definition: Purchasing power parity conversion factor is the number of units of a country's currency required to buy the same amounts of goods and services in the domestic market as U.S. dollar would buy in the United States. This conversion factor is for private consumption (i.e., household final consumption expenditure). Historical estimates are provided for the 2005 benchmark year only. A separate series is available for extrapolated estimates based on the latest ICP round.

Source: World Bank, International Comparison Program database.

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Year Value
2005 3.73

Classification

Topic: Economic Policy & Debt Indicators

Sub-Topic: Purchasing power parity