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Solomon Islands

Solomon Islands

Solomon Islands is a sovereign state consisting of six major islands and over 900 smaller islands in Oceania lying to the east of Papua New Guinea and northwest of Vanuatu and covering a land area of 28,400 square kilometres (11,000 sq mi).The country has a population of 652,858 and its capital, Honiara, is located on the island of Guadalcanal. The country takes its name from the Solomon Islands archipelago, which is a collection of Melanesian islands that also includes the North Solomon Islands (a part of Papua New Guinea), but excludes outlying islands, such as Rennell and Bellona, and the Santa Cruz Islands. In 1568, the Spanish navigator Álvaro de Mendaña was the first European to visit them, naming them the Islas Salomón. Britain defined its area of interest in the Solomon Islands archipelago in June 1893, when Captain Gibson R.N., of HMS Curacoa, declared the southern Solomon Islands a British protectorate. During World War II, the Solomon Islands campaign (1942–1945) saw fierce fighting between the United States, Commonwealth forces and the Empire of Japan, such as in the Battle of Guadalcanal. The official name of the then British administration was changed from the British Solomon Islands Protect... [More]
  • Last : 9,122.1
  • High : 9,172
  • Low : 9,063.3
  • Max Fluctuation : 32.3
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.31%
  • Open : 9,153.9
  • Time : 02:54:07
  • Yesterday : 9,165.6
  • Change % : 0.48%
  • Change : 43.5
  • Last : 1,708.74
  • High : 1,714.95
  • Low : 1,706.69
  • Max Fluctuation : 5.5
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.12%
  • Open : 1,713.02
  • Time : 02:54:18
  • Yesterday : 1,713.09
  • Change % : 0.25%
  • Change : 4.35
  • Last : 32.34
  • High : 32.97
  • Low : 31.82
  • Max Fluctuation : 0.15
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.9%
  • Open : 32.84
  • Time : 02:53:54
  • Yesterday : 32.78
  • Change % : 1.36%
  • Change : 0.44
  • Last : 0.9085
  • High : 0.9098
  • Low : 0.9083
  • Max Fluctuation : -
  • Max Fluctuation % : -
  • Open : 0.9098
  • Time : 02:52:05
  • Yesterday : 0.91
  • Change % : 0.17%
  • Change : 0.0015

Economic Indicators + Forecasts

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  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Range Frequency Metric

Corporate Tax Rate

0 20 Dec 30 30 : 30 Monthly Dec/20

Corruption Index

0 19 Dec 44 27 : 44 Yearly

Corruption Rank

0 19 Dec 70 70 : 120 Yearly

Deposit Interest Rate

0 18 Dec 0.31 0.21 : 12 Yearly Dec/18

Ease of Doing Business

0 19 Dec 115 74 : 136 Yearly

GDP

1.50 19 Dec 1.41 0.03 : 1.5 Yearly Dec/19

GDP Per Capita Ppp

2141.70 18 Dec 2126 1540 : 2399 Yearly

IP Addresses

0 17 Mar 1386 1065 : 1598 Quarterly

Internet Speed

0 17 Mar 1597 80.14 : 1597 Quarterly

Sales Tax Rate

10.00 20 Dec 10 10 : 15 Yearly Dec/20
Indicator Actual Q2/19 Q3/19 Q4/19 Q1/20 2020 Metric
GDP 1.50 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.49 1.57 Dec/19
GDP Per Capita Ppp 2141.70 2180 2180 2008 2180 2200
Sales Tax Rate 10.00 10 10 10 10 10 Dec/20