El Salvador INFO

El Salvador Homicide Rate

El Salvador Homicide Rate (2010-2023). The daily murder rate for 2023 is 0.4

El Salvador homicide rate in 2022 was 1.4 per day or 7.8 homicides per 100,000 inhabitants. The Salvadoran government reported that 2022 closed with 495 murders, a reduction of 56.84% compared to 2021. 2022 ended as the safest year in Salvadoran history since the end of the civil war. Between … Read more

El Salvador Territorial Control Plan

El Salvador Territorial Control Plan. President Nayib Bukele Plan Control Territorial

El Salvador Territorial Control Plan or Plan Control Territorial has seven phases; the first five are preparation, opportunity, modernization, incursion, and extraction. Phases six and seven have not been made public and are scheduled to be implemented before the end of Nayib Bukele’s presidency. The Bukele administration credit its security … Read more

El Salvador coffee exports

El Salvador coffee exports totaled $15.0 million in February, up 2.93% year to date

El Salvador coffee exports in 2023 total $25.3 million. It denotes a 2.93% growth, equal to $0.7 million more compared to 2021, according to data from the Central Reserve Bank of El Salvador (BCR). El Salvador coffee exports in 2023 are averaging $12.6 million per month, reaching an all-time high … Read more

El Salvador Tourism

Opinion: El Salvador’s state of exception is not affecting tourism. But, should you be worried when visiting?

No, the emergency state of exception has not affected tourism to El Salvador. In fact, the Salvadoran tourism industry seems to be increasing as it feels more … Read more

El Salvador Imports

Imports to El Salvador totaled $1226.4 million in February, down 2.46% year to date

Imports to El Salvador as of February 2023 totaled $5226.6 million; it represents a -2.46% annual reduction, equal to $63.6 million less than in 2021, according to data from the Central Reserve Bank of El Salvador (BCR). Imports to El Salvador in 2023 are averaging $1263.3 million, reaching an all-time … Read more