BlackRock Investment Institute | May 2021

Emerging markets marker

Compare emerging markets across key metrics

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Sources: BlackRock Investment Institute, with data from Refinitiv Datastream, IMF, MSCI, December 2020.
Notes: The markets shown are those within the MSCI Developed, Emerging or Frontier indexes at the end of 2019. Emerging and developed highlighting is based on MSCI classification. The size of the circles are dynamic and will change nased on the metric selected above. Data for gross domestic product (GDP), government debt and population are as at the end of 2019. The share of GDP calculated using purchasing power parity (PPP) is shown by selecting the GDP (PPP) button. Gross government debt is based on IMF data. Market cap (MSCI) shows the market capitalization of the market's MSCI index at month-end.
Latin America
Past performance is not a reliable indicator of current or future results. It is not possible to invest directly in an index.
Sources: Thomson Reuters, IMF, MSCI, JP Morgan, Oxford Economics, BlackRock Investment Institute. Countries based on largest market capitalization within the MSCI Emerging Markets Index at the last year-end.