Table 2: Output and monetary statistics in selected PICs.

Output growth (%)Inflation (%)Interest rate (%)Exchange rate US$/DCM2 (% of GDP)

Samoa
 1983–89 (Ave)2.009.0036.200.37925.30
 1990–99 (Ave)1.404.8012.400.3834.90
 2000–04 (Ave)3.305.9011.300.3845.40
 20055.201.8011.400.3742.27
 20060.503.8011.700.3643.82
 2007−6.805.5012.700.3842.32
 2008−3.4011.5012.660.3844.76
 2009−1.706.3012.080.3749.23
 20101.500.8010.720.4050.69
Solomon Islands
 1980–89 (Ave)7.4012.5013.300.7930.10
 1990–99 (Ave)2.9010.7016.200.3328.50
 2000–04 (Ave)−2.108.2014.500.1426.60
 20055.007.3014.100.1338.50
 20066.0811.2313.900.1343.38
 200710.727.6414.100.1344.27
 20087.3317.3414.440.1338.07
 2009−1.237.1115.260.1239.85
 20107.070.9514.430.1239.44
Tonga
 1980–89 (Ave)2.309.6010.200.0831.20
 1990–99 (Ave)2.004.5011.600.0735.90
 2000–04 (Ave)2.909.5011.400.4945.90
 2005−0.968.3011.400.5139.78
 20060.266.4012.000.4938.63
 2007−0.905.8012.200.5142.72
 20082.5910.4012.460.5142.75
 2009−0.991.4012.470.4942.65
 20100.323.6011.540.5243.38
Vanuatu
 1980–89 (Ave)8.808.8016.700.01109.80
 1990–99 (Ave)5.103.2013.600.01102.70
 2000–04 (Ave)0.602.807.900.0792.60
 20055.131.157.500.0195.85
 20067.192.638.300.0191.30
 20076.744.118.200.0194.84
 20086.335.835.300.0195.41
 20090.042.805.500.0195.43
 20103.002.575.800.0198.00

Source: International Monetary Fund [14].