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Tuesday October 16 2018
Albania Interest Rate at 1.00 percent  
The central bank of Albania held its monetary policy rate at 1 percent on October 3rd 2018, saying inflationary pressures from foreign markets were offset by a stronger currency. In August, annual inflation rate edged down to 2.2 percent from 2.3 percent in July and is expected to return to the target of 3 percent by 2020. Policymakers added that the normalization of interest rates will not start before the second quarter of 2019. The overnight deposit facility rate and the overnight lending rate were also kept at 0.1 percent and 1.9 percent, respectively.
Sunday October 14 2018
Albania - Credit Rating at 35.00  
Standard & Poor's credit rating for Albania stands at B+ with stable outlook. Moody's credit rating for Albania was last set at B1 with stable outlook.
Wednesday October 10 2018
Albania Government Budget at -2.00 percent of GDP  
Albania recorded a Government Budget deficit equal to 2 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2017.
Tuesday October 09 2018
Albania Consumer Price Index (CPI) at 105.20 Index Points  
Consumer Price Index CPI in Albania increased to 105.20 Index Points in September from 105 Index Points in August of 2018.
Tuesday October 09 2018
Albania Cpi Housing Utilities at 104.40 Index Points  
Cpi Housing Utilities in Albania increased to 104.40 Index Points in September from 104.30 Index Points in August of 2018.
Tuesday October 09 2018
Albania CPI Transportation at 103.50 Index Points  
The transportation sub-index of the CPI basket in Albania increased to 103.50 Index Points in September of 2018 from 103.30 Index Points in August of 2018.
Tuesday October 09 2018
Albania Inflation Rate MoM at 0.20 percent  
The Consumer Price Index in Albania increased 0.20 percent in September of 2018 over the previous month.
Tuesday October 09 2018
Albania Inflation Rate at 2.10 percent  
Annual inflation rate in Albania edged down to 2.1% in September of 2018 from 2.2% in the previous month. It was the lowest inflation rate since May, as prices slowed for food & non-alcoholic beverages (2.6% from 2.8% in August), namely vegetables (14.6% from 18.6%) and fish (1% from 2.4%). Also, cost rose at a softer pace for alcoholic beverages & tobacco (1.7% from 1.8%); miscellaneous goods & services (0.1% from 0.2%); clothing & footwear (0.6% from 2.4%); education (0.5% from 0.6%); recreation & culture (5.2% from 5.3%) and restaurant & hotels (1% from 1.1%). On the other hand, prices advanced faster for transport (3.2% from 3%) and communication (0.7% from 0.6%); while inflation was steady for housing & utilities (2.8%, the same as in August). On a monthly basis, consumer prices went up 0.2%, following a 0.4% gain in August.
Monday October 08 2018
Albania Consumer Confidence at -13.10 Index Points  
Consumer Confidence in Albania decreased to -13.10 Index Points in the third quarter of 2018 from -12.40 Index Points in the second quarter of 2018.
Monday October 08 2018
Albania Business Confidence at -1.60 Index Points  
Business Confidence in Albania decreased to -1.60 Index Points in the third quarter of 2018 from -1.50 Index Points in the second quarter of 2018.
Saturday October 06 2018
Albania Government Revenues at 293799.00 ALL Million  
Government Revenues in Albania increased to 293799 ALL Million in August from 255873 ALL Million in July of 2018.
Saturday October 06 2018
Albania Fiscal Expenditure at 289714.00 ALL Million  
Fiscal Expenditure in Albania increased to 289714 ALL Million in August from 252772 ALL Million in July of 2018.
Saturday October 06 2018
Albania Government Budget Value at 4084.00 ALL Million  
Albania recorded a government budget surplus of 4084 ALL Million in August of 2018.
Saturday October 06 2018
Albania Money Supply M1 at 468761.64 ALL Million  
Money Supply M1 in Albania increased to 468761.64 ALL Million in August from 464022.98 ALL Million in July of 2018.
Saturday October 06 2018
Albania Money Supply M2 at 724350.17 ALL Million  
Money Supply M2 in Albania decreased to 724350.17 ALL Million in August from 725399.73 ALL Million in July of 2018.
Saturday October 06 2018
Albania Money Supply M3 at 1251428.41 ALL Million  
Money Supply M3 in Albania increased to 1251428.41 ALL Million in August from 1239677.96 ALL Million in July of 2018.
Saturday October 06 2018
Albania Money Supply M0 at 400399.92 ALL Million  
Money Supply M0 in Albania increased to 400399.92 ALL Million in August from 391056.23 ALL Million in July of 2018.
Wednesday October 03 2018
Albania Gold Reserves at 1.60 Tonnes  
Gold Reserves in Albania remained unchanged at 1.60 Tonnes in the third quarter of 2018 from 1.60 Tonnes in the second quarter of 2018.
Tuesday October 02 2018
Albania Current Account to GDP at -6.40 percent  
Albania recorded a Current Account deficit of 6.40 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2017.
Monday October 01 2018
Albania 2 Year Note Yield at 222.00  
Monday October 01 2018
Albania Gasoline Prices at 1.65 USD/Liter  
Gasoline Prices in Albania decreased to 1.65 USD/Liter in September from 1.66 USD/Liter in August of 2018.
Friday September 28 2018
Albania Crude Oil Production at 15.00 BBL/D/1K  
Crude Oil Production in Albania remained unchanged at 15 BBL/D/1K in June from 15 BBL/D/1K in May of 2018.
Wednesday September 26 2018
Albania Building Permits at 270.00  
Building Permits in Albania increased to 270 in the second quarter of 2018 from 221 in the first quarter of 2018.
Wednesday September 26 2018
Albania Construction Output at -3.00 percent  
Construction output in Albania decreased 3 percent in the second quarter of 2018 over the same period in the previous year.
Wednesday September 26 2018
Albania Overnight Deposit Interest Rate at 0.10 percent  
Deposit Interest Rate in Albania remained unchanged at 0.10 percent in September from 0.10 percent in August of 2018.
Wednesday September 26 2018
Albania Overnight Lending Rate at 1.90 percent  
Lending Rate in Albania remained unchanged at 1.90 percent in September from 1.90 percent in August of 2018.
Wednesday September 26 2018
Albania Bank Lending Rate at 4.29 percent  
Bank Lending Rate in Albania increased to 4.29 percent in July from 4.08 percent in June of 2018.
Wednesday September 26 2018
Albania Central Bank Balance Sheet at 516553.17 ALL Million  
Central Bank Balance Sheet in Albania increased to 516553.17 ALL Million in August from 504421.70 ALL Million in July of 2018.
Wednesday September 26 2018
Albania Banks Balance Sheet at 1460438.10 ALL Million  
Banks Balance Sheet in Albania increased to 1460438.10 ALL Million in July from 1447583.80 ALL Million in June of 2018.
Wednesday September 26 2018
Albania Retail Sales YoY at 1.50 percent  
Retail Sales in Albania increased 1.50 percent in June of 2018 over the same month in the previous year.
Wednesday September 26 2018
Albania Remittances at 181.71 EUR Million  
Remittances in Albania increased to 181.71 EUR Million in the second quarter of 2018 from 148.63 EUR Million in the first quarter of 2018.
Wednesday September 26 2018
Albania Consumer Credit at 173244.60 ALL Million  
Consumer Credit in Albania increased to 173244.60 ALL Million in July from 172202.50 ALL Million in June of 2018.
Wednesday September 26 2018
Albania Loans To Private Sector at 321618.40 ALL Million  
Loans To Private Sector in Albania increased to 321618.40 ALL Million in July from 320863.20 ALL Million in June of 2018.
Wednesday September 26 2018
Albania Foreign Direct Investment at 212.00 EUR Million  
Foreign Direct Investment in Albania increased by 212 EUR Million in the second quarter of 2018.
Wednesday September 26 2018
Albania Mining Production at 14.70 percent  
Mining production in Albania increased 14.70 percent in June of 2018 over the same month in the previous year.
Wednesday September 26 2018
Albania Manufacturing Production at 12.90 percent  
Manufacturing Production in Albania increased 12.90 percent in June of 2018 over the same month in the previous year.
Wednesday September 26 2018
Albania Industrial Production at 13.40 percent  
Industrial Production in Albania increased 13.40 percent in the second quarter of 2018 over the same quarter in the previous year.
Wednesday September 26 2018
Albania Changes in Inventories at 128787.00 ALL Million  
The stocks of goods held by firms in Albania increased by 128787 ALL Million in 2016.
Wednesday September 26 2018
Albania Gross Fixed Capital Formation at 93772.00 ALL Million  
Gross Fixed Capital Formation in Albania increased to 93772 ALL Million in the second quarter of 2018 from 71847 ALL Million in the first quarter of 2018.
Wednesday September 26 2018
Albania Consumer Spending at 306718.27 ALL Million  
Consumer Spending in Albania increased to 306718.27 ALL Million in the second quarter of 2018 from 262838.67 ALL Million in the first quarter of 2018.
Wednesday September 26 2018
Albania Government Spending at 39428.00 ALL Million  
Government Spending in Albania increased to 39428 ALL Million in the second quarter of 2018 from 37491 ALL Million in the first quarter of 2018.
Wednesday September 26 2018
Albania GDP From Manufacturing at 25525.00 ALL Million  
GDP From Manufacturing in Albania increased to 25525 ALL Million in the second quarter of 2018 from 24552 ALL Million in the first quarter of 2018.
Wednesday September 26 2018
Albania GDP From Mining at 57686.00 ALL Million  
GDP From Mining in Albania increased to 57686 ALL Million in the second quarter of 2018 from 53272 ALL Million in the first quarter of 2018.
Wednesday September 26 2018
Albania GDP From Public Administration at 41384.00 ALL Million  
GDP From Public Administration in Albania decreased to 41384 ALL Million in the second quarter of 2018 from 41518 ALL Million in the first quarter of 2018.
Wednesday September 26 2018
Albania GDP From Wholesale and Retail Trade at 59719.00 ALL Million  
GDP From Services in Albania increased to 59719 ALL Million in the second quarter of 2018 from 58045 ALL Million in the first quarter of 2018.
Wednesday September 26 2018
Albania GDP From Construction at 35261.00 ALL Million  
GDP From Construction in Albania decreased to 35261 ALL Million in the second quarter of 2018 from 35693 ALL Million in the first quarter of 2018.
Wednesday September 26 2018
Albania GDP From Agriculture at 66779.00 ALL Million  
GDP From Agriculture in Albania increased to 66779 ALL Million in the second quarter of 2018 from 66148 ALL Million in the first quarter of 2018.
Wednesday September 26 2018
Albania GDP Constant Prices at 377940.00 ALL Million  
GDP Constant Prices in Albania increased to 377940 ALL Million in the second quarter of 2018 from 372942.93 ALL Million in the first quarter of 2018.
Wednesday September 26 2018
Albania GDP Annual Growth Rate at 4.32 percent  
Albania’s economy expanded by 4.32 percent year-on-year in the second quarter of 2018, after an upwardly revised 4.46 percent growth in the previous period. Output slowed for fixed investment (1.48 percent from 4.5 percent in Q1) and production fell for government spending (-3.43 percent from 2.47 percent). On the other hand, output advanced faster for household consumption (3.35 percent from 2.98 percent). Meanwhile, net trade contributed positively to growth, as exports rose 3.89 percent (4.99 percent in Q1) and imports went up at a softer 2.01 percent (8.2 percent in Q1). On a seasonally adjusted quarterly basis, gross domestic product went up 1.34 percent, following a 1.15 percent gain in the first quarter.
Wednesday September 26 2018
Albania GDP Growth Rate at 1.34 percent  
Albania's gross domestic product expanded by 1.34 percent on quarter in the three month to June of 2018, up from a 1.15 percent advance in the previous period. It was the highest growth rate since the first quarter of 2017.
Tuesday September 18 2018
Albania Harmonised Consumer Prices at 106.00 Index Points  
Harmonised Consumer Prices in Albania increased to 106 Index Points in August from 105.70 Index Points in July of 2018.
Monday September 17 2018
Albania Imports at 48115.00 ALL Million  
Imports to Albania fell 2.6 percent year-on-year to ALL 48.12 billion in August of 2018, dragged down by lower purchases of food, beverages & tobacco (-2.1 percent); machinery & equipment (-4.2 percent) and minerals, fuels & electricity (-25 percent). Imports declined mainly from China (-1.3 percent); Greece (-11.9 percent) and Germany (-0.8 percent).
Monday September 17 2018
Albania Exports at 20375.00 ALL Million  
Exports from Albania surged 10.4 percent year-on-year to ALL 20.4 billion in August of 2018, boosted by higher sales of minerals, fuels & electricity (+61.4 percent); construct, materials & metals (+11.7 percent) and machinery & equipment (+23.9 percent). On the other hand, shipments of textiles and footwear declined (-6.6 percent). Among major trading partners, exports increased to Kosovo (+44.7 percent); Spain (+29.7 percent) and Germany (+31.2 percent) while those to Italy decreased (-6.3 percent).
Monday September 17 2018
Albania Balance of Trade at -27740.00 ALL Million  
The trade deficit in Albania narrowed to ALL 27.7 billion in August of 2018 from ALL 30.9 billion in the same month of the previous year. Despite the decline in sales of textiles and footwear (-6.6 percent), exports surged 10.4 percent to ALL 20.4 billion, boosted by higher sales of minerals, fuels & electricity (+61.4 percent); construct, materials & metals (+11.7 percent) and machinery & equipment (+23.9 percent). Among major trading partners, exports increased to Kosovo (+44.7 percent); Spain (+29.7 percent) and Germany (+31.2 percent) while those to Italy decreased (-6.3 percent). Also, imports fell 2.6 percent to ALL 48.12 billion, dragged down by lower purchases of food, beverages & tobacco (-2.1 percent); machinery & equipment (-4.2 percent) and minerals, fuels & electricity (-25 percent). Imports declined mainly from China (-1.3 percent); Greece (-11.9 percent) and Germany (-0.8 percent).
Saturday September 15 2018
Albania Current Account at -172.59 EUR Million  
Albania recorded a Current Account deficit of 172.59 EUR Million in the second quarter of 2018.
Saturday September 15 2018
Albania Minimum Monthly Wage at 24000.00 ALL/Month  
Minimum Wages in Albania remained unchanged at 24000 ALL/Month in the second quarter of 2018 from 24000 ALL/Month in the first quarter of 2018.
Saturday September 15 2018
Albania Capital Flows at -264.52 EUR Million  
Albania recorded a capital and financial account deficit of 264.52 EUR Million in the second quarter of 2018.
Saturday September 15 2018
Albania Employed Persons at 1137.00 Thousand  
The number of employed persons in Albania increased to 1137 Thousand in the second quarter of 2018 from 1128 Thousand in the first quarter of 2018.
Saturday September 15 2018
Albania Unemployed Persons at 78.00 Thousand  
The number of unemployed persons in Albania decreased to 78 Thousand in the second quarter of 2018 from 85 Thousand in the first quarter of 2018.
Saturday September 15 2018
Albania Average Monthly Wages at 60595.00 ALL/Month  
Wages in Albania increased to 60595 ALL/Month in the second quarter of 2018 from 59728 ALL/Month in the first quarter of 2018.
Wednesday September 12 2018
Albania Gross External Debt at 8111.40 EUR Million  
External Debt in Albania increased to 8111.40 EUR Million in the second quarter of 2018 from 7948.50 EUR Million in the first quarter of 2018.
Tuesday September 11 2018
Albania Youth Unemployment Rate at 22.60 percent  
Youth Unemployment Rate in Albania decreased to 22.60 percent in the second quarter of 2018 from 24.50 percent in the first quarter of 2018.
Tuesday September 11 2018
Albania Unemployment Rate at 12.90 percent  
The unemployment rate in Albania decreased to 12.9 percent in the three months to June of 2018 from 14.3 percent in the corresponding period of 2017. It was the lowest unemployment rate since the last quarter of 2008. The male jobless rate went down to 13.5 percent from 15.4 percent and for female it declined to 12.2 percent from 12.8 in the second quarter of the previous year. The youth unemployment rate also fell by 3.7 percentage points to 22.6 percent. The employment rate increased to 59.2 percent from 57.3 percent, rising by 2.2 percentage points to 66.3 percent for male and by 1.9 percentage points to 52.2 percent for female. Meanwhile, the labour force participation rate rose to 68 percent from 66.8 percent a year earlier. In the first quarter of 2018, the unemployment rate was higher at 13 percent.
Tuesday September 11 2018
Albania Labor Force Participation Rate at 68.00 percent  
Labor Force Participation Rate in Albania remained unchanged at 68 percent in the second quarter of 2018 from 68 percent in the first quarter of 2018.
Tuesday September 11 2018
Albania Employment Rate at 57.30 percent  
Employment Rate in Albania decreased to 57.30 percent in the second quarter of 2018 from 59.20 percent in the first quarter of 2018.
Friday September 07 2018
Albania Food Inflation at 2.95 percent  
Cost of food in Albania increased 2.95 percent in August of 2018 over the same month in the previous year.
Thursday September 06 2018
Albania Producer Prices at 103.50 Index Points  
Producer Prices in Albania increased to 103.50 Index Points in the second quarter of 2018 from 103.30 Index Points in the first quarter of 2018.
Thursday September 06 2018
Albania Producer Prices Change at 2.40 percent  
Producer prices in Albania increased 2.4 percent year-on-year in the second quarter of 2018, following a 1 percent rise in the previous period. It was the highest producer inflation since the first quarter of 2017, as prices advanced faster for mining & quarrying (17.5 percent from 4.5 percent in Q1). Also, prices continued to increase for electricity, gas, steam & air conditioning supply (0.8 percent from 1.2 percent) and water supply, treatment activities & waste management (2.5 percent from 2.9 percent). On the other hand, prices fell further for manufacturing (-0.9 percent from -0.5 percent). On a quarterly basis, producer prices went up 0.2 percent, easing from a 0.5 percent gain in the previous three month period.
Wednesday September 05 2018
Albania Tourist Arrivals at 1242616.00  
Tourist Arrivals in Albania increased to 1242616 in the second quarter of 2018 from 676888 in the first quarter of 2018.
Saturday September 01 2018
Albania Central Government Debt Stock at 1028219.00 ALL Million  
Government Debt in Albania decreased to 1028219 ALL Million in the second quarter of 2018 from 1036964 ALL Million in the first quarter of 2018.
Friday July 20 2018
Albania Economic Sentiment Index at 106.60  
Economic Optimism Index in Albania decreased to 106.60 in the second quarter of 2018 from 116.50 in the first quarter of 2018.
Thursday July 12 2018
Albania Population at 2.87 Million  
The total population in Albania was estimated at 2.9 million people in 2018, according to the latest census figures.
Monday July 09 2018
Albania GDP per capita PPP at 11803.40 USD  
The Gross Domestic Product per capita in Albania was last recorded at 11803.40 US dollars in 2017, when adjusted by purchasing power parity (PPP). The GDP per Capita, in Albania, when adjusted by Purchasing Power Parity is equivalent to 66 percent of the world's average.
Monday July 09 2018
Albania GDP per capita at 4868.20 USD  
The Gross Domestic Product per capita in Albania was last recorded at 4868.20 US dollars in 2017. The GDP per Capita in Albania is equivalent to 39 percent of the world's average.
Friday July 06 2018
Albania GDP at 13.04 USD Billion  
The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Albania was worth 13.04 billion US dollars in 2017. The GDP value of Albania represents 0.02 percent of the world economy.
Wednesday May 02 2018
Albania Military Expenditure at 151.55 USD Million  
Military Expenditure in Albania increased to 151.55 USD Million in 2017 from 130.85 USD Million in 2016.
Wednesday April 18 2018
Albania Government Spending To Gdp at 29.70 percent  
Government spending in Albania was last recorded at 29.7 percent of GDP in 2017 .
Monday April 16 2018
Albania Terrorism Index at 1.49  
Terrorism Index in Albania increased to 1.49 in 2016 from 1.10 in 2015.
Tuesday April 10 2018
Albania Government Debt to GDP at 69.92 percent  
Albania recorded a government debt equivalent to 69.92 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2017.
Wednesday March 21 2018
Albania Corruption Rank at 91.00  
Albania is the 91 least corrupt nation out of 175 countries, according to the 2017 Corruption Perceptions Index reported by Transparency International.
Wednesday March 21 2018
Albania Corruption Index at 38.00 Points  
Albania scored 38 points out of 100 on the 2017 Corruption Perceptions Index reported by Transparency International.
Thursday March 08 2018
Albania Retirement Age - Women at 60.67  
Retirement Age Women in Albania increased to 60.67 in 2018 from 60.50 in 2017.
Thursday March 08 2018
Albania Retirement Age - Men at 65.00  
Retirement Age Men in Albania remained unchanged at 65 in 2018 from 65 in 2017.
Tuesday February 13 2018
Albania Social Security Rate at 24.50 percent  
The Social Security Rate in Albania stands at 24.50 percent.
Tuesday February 13 2018
Albania Social Security Rate For Employees at 9.50 percent  
The Social Security Rate For Employees in Albania stands at 9.50 percent.
Tuesday February 13 2018
Albania Social Security Rate For Companies at 15.00 percent  
The Social Security Rate For Companies in Albania stands at 15 percent.
Monday February 12 2018
Albania Personal Income Tax Rate at 23.00 percent  
The Personal Income Tax Rate in Albania stands at 23 percent.
Monday February 12 2018
Albania Consumer Confidence Savings Expectations at -37.88  
Consumer Confidence Savings Expectations in Albania decreased to -37.88 in the fourth quarter of 2017 from -35.07 in the third quarter of 2017.
Monday February 12 2018
Albania Consumer Confidence Unemployment Expectations at 2.49  
Consumer Confidence Unemployment Expectations in Albania increased to 2.49 in the fourth quarter of 2017 from -5.77 in the third quarter of 2017.
Monday February 12 2018
Albania Consumer Confidence Major Purchases Expectations at -41.42  
Consumer Confidence Major Purchases Expectations in Albania decreased to -41.42 in the fourth quarter of 2017 from -39.93 in the third quarter of 2017.
Monday February 12 2018
Albania Consumer Confidence Price Trends at -9.26  
Consumer Confidence Price Trends in Albania increased to -9.26 in the fourth quarter of 2017 from -19.59 in the third quarter of 2017.
Monday February 12 2018
Albania Consumer Confidence Current Conditions at -8.46  
Consumer Confidence Current Conditions in Albania decreased to -8.46 in the fourth quarter of 2017 from -5.82 in the third quarter of 2017.
Friday February 09 2018
Albania Corporate Tax Rate at 15.00 percent  
The Corporate Tax Rate in Albania stands at 15 percent.
Thursday January 18 2018
Albania Average Precipitation at 1.95 mm  
Precipitation in Albania decreased to 1.95 mm in December from 88.80 mm in November of 2015.
Thursday January 18 2018
Albania Average Temperature at 3.89 celsius  
Temperature in Albania decreased to 3.89 celsius in December from 9.29 celsius in November of 2015.
Thursday January 11 2018
Albania Sales Tax Rate - VAT at 20.00 percent  
The Sales Tax Rate in Albania stands at 20 percent.
Tuesday October 31 2017
Ease of Doing Business in Albania at 65.00  
Albania is ranked 65 among 190 economies in the ease of doing business, according to the latest World Bank annual ratings. The rank of Albania deteriorated to 65 in 2017 from 58 in 2016.
Friday October 27 2017
Albania Internet Speed at 6792.76 KBps  
Internet Speed in Albania decreased to 6792.76 KBps in the first quarter of 2017 from 6965.09 KBps in the fourth quarter of 2016.
Friday October 27 2017
Albania IP Addresses at 122132.00 IP  
IP Addresses in Albania increased to 122132 IP in the first quarter of 2017 from 102515 IP in the fourth quarter of 2016.
Wednesday October 18 2017
Albania Competitiveness Index at 4.18 Points  
Albania scored 4.18 points out of 7 on the 2017-2018 Global Competitiveness Report published by the World Economic Forum.
Wednesday October 18 2017
Albania Competitiveness Rank at 75.00  
Albania is the 75 most competitive nation in the world out of 137 countries ranked in the 2017-2018 edition of the Global Competitiveness Report published by the World Economic Forum.
Tuesday August 01 2017
Albania Consumer Confidence Economic Expectations at 12.24  
Consumer Confidence Economic Expectations in Albania increased to 12.24 in the second quarter of 2017 from 10.31 in the first quarter of 2017.
Tuesday August 01 2017
Albania Consumer Confidence Financial Expectations at 11.42  
Consumer Confidence Financial Expectations in Albania increased to 11.42 in the second quarter of 2017 from 9.83 in the first quarter of 2017.
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