El Salvador



El Salvador : Statistical Data At-A-Glance
IndicatorDataYearSource
Total population6.34 million2013WDI
Urban population (% of total)65.78% of total2013WDI
GDP, current prices (U.S. dollars)24,666 USD (millions)2013WEO
GDP based on PPP per capita GDP (Current international dollar)7,437.93 USD 2012WEO
Inflation, end of period consumer prices (Percent change).78%2012WEO
Average bank deposit rate3%2012Banco Central de Reserva
Lending rate8.83%2012Banco Central de Reserva
Total amount of home mortgage loans outstanding at the end of year in millions of USD:2,296.23 USD (millions)2012Superintendencia del Sistema Financiero
Total amount of home mortgage loans outstanding at the end of year as % of GDP (current)9.57%2012Superintendencia del Sistema Financiero
Typical LTV at origination90%2011Superintendencia del Sistema Financiero, Scotiabank El Salvador, S.A., Banco Agrícola, S.A., Banco HSBC Salvadoreño, S.A., and Banco de America Central, S.A..
Typical number of days needed for the transfer of title31 days2012Doing Business 2013