Purchasing Managers Index (PMI), manufacturing in Puerto Rico, December, 2019
For that indicator, Puerto Rico Statistics Institute provides data for Puerto Rico from 2010 to Q4 2019. The average value for Puerto Rico during that period was 50.66 index points with a minimum of 33.1 index points in September 2017 and a maximum of 61.7 index points in March 2013.
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Measure: index points
Source: Puerto Rico Statistics Institute
Definition: The manufacturing Purchasing Managers Index (PMI) is an indicator of economic health for the manufacturing sector. The purpose of the PMI is to provide information about current business conditions to company decision makers, analysts and purchasing managers. Each country PMI survey for the manufacturing sector is based on questionnaire responses that cover the following economic variables: output, new orders, new export orders, backlogs of work, output prices, input prices, suppliers’ delivery times, stocks of finished goods, quantity of purchases, stocks of purchases, employment, future output.
The manufacturing PMI is a number from 0 to 100. A PMI above 50 represents an expansion when compared with the previous month. A PMI reading under 50 represents a contraction, and a reading at 50 indicates no change.