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Tuesday December 18 2018
Albania Harmonised Consumer Prices at 105.40 Index Points  
Harmonised Consumer Prices in Albania decreased to 105.40 Index Points in November from 105.90 Index Points in October of 2018.
Tuesday December 18 2018
Albania Imports at 55933.40 ALL Million  
Imports to Albania rose 2.3 percent year-on-year to ALL 55.9 billion in November 2018, mainly led by purchases of machinery & equipment (18.9%) and minerals, fuels & electricity (31.9%). Conversely, imports went down mostly for food, beverages & tobacco (-12.3%). Purchases rose from Turkey (1.6%), China (3.3%) and Germany (5.8%) while they fell from Italy (-7.4 percent) and Russia (-64.6%).
Tuesday December 18 2018
Albania Exports at 27114.10 ALL Million  
Exports from Albania surged 6.7 percent year-on-year to ALL 27.1 billion in November 2018, boosted by sales of textiles, footwear (7.2%); wood & paper products (66.3%); construction materials & metals (11.2%) and chemicals and plastic products (28.3%). In contrast, shipments fell primarily for minerals, fuels & electricity (-2.6%). Among major trading partners, exports grew to Kosovo (34.9%), Spain (63.9%) and Germany (22.4%) but decreased to Italy (-2.3%), China (-21.5%) and the US (-14.4%).
Tuesday December 18 2018
Albania Balance of Trade at -28819.30 ALL Million  
The trade deficit in Albania decreased to ALL 28.8 billion in November 2018 from ALL 29.3 billion in the same month of the previous year. Exports surged 6.7 percent to ALL 27.1 billion, boosted by sales of textiles, footwear (7.2%); wood & paper products (66.3%); construction materials & metals (11.2%) and chemicals and plastic products (28.3%). In contrast, shipments fell primarily for minerals, fuels & electricity (-2.6%). Among major trading partners, exports grew to Kosovo (34.9%), Spain (63.9%) and Germany (22.4%) but decreased to Italy (-2.3%), China (-21.5%) and the US (-14.4%). Meantime, imports rose at a slower 2.3 percent to ALL 55.9 billion, mainly led by purchases of machinery & equipment (18.9%) and minerals, fuels & electricity (31.9%). Conversely, imports went down mostly for food, beverages & tobacco (-12.3%). Purchases rose from Turkey (1.6%), China (3.3%) and Germany (5.8%) while they fell from Italy (-7.4 percent) and Russia (-64.6%).
Sunday December 16 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.
Saturday December 15 2018
Albania Gross External Debt at 8041.30 EUR Million  
External Debt in Albania decreased to 8041.30 EUR Million in the third quarter of 2018 from 8111.40 EUR Million in the second quarter of 2018.
Saturday December 15 2018
Albania Current Account at -146.41 EUR Million  
Albania recorded a Current Account deficit of 146.41 EUR Million in the third quarter of 2018.
Saturday December 15 2018
Albania Minimum Monthly Wage at 24000.00 ALL/Month  
Minimum Wages in Albania remained unchanged at 24000 ALL/Month in the third quarter of 2018 from 24000 ALL/Month in the second quarter of 2018.
Saturday December 15 2018
Albania Capital Flows at -143.01 EUR Million  
Albania recorded a capital and financial account deficit of 143.01 EUR Million in the third quarter of 2018.
Saturday December 15 2018
Albania Employed Persons at 1152.00 Thousand  
The number of employed persons in Albania increased to 1152 Thousand in the third quarter of 2018 from 1137 Thousand in the second quarter of 2018.
Saturday December 15 2018
Albania Unemployed Persons at 72.00 Thousand  
The number of unemployed persons in Albania decreased to 72 Thousand in the third quarter of 2018 from 78 Thousand in the second quarter of 2018.
Saturday December 15 2018
Albania Average Monthly Wages at 60494.00 ALL/Month  
Wages in Albania decreased to 60494 ALL/Month in the third quarter of 2018 from 60595 ALL/Month in the second quarter of 2018.
Wednesday December 12 2018
Albania Youth Unemployment Rate at 23.20 percent  
Youth Unemployment Rate in Albania increased to 23.20 percent in the third quarter of 2018 from 22.60 percent in the second quarter of 2018.
Wednesday December 12 2018
Albania Labor Force Participation Rate at 68.30 percent  
Labor Force Participation Rate in Albania increased to 68.30 percent in the third quarter of 2018 from 68 percent in the second quarter of 2018.
Wednesday December 12 2018
Albania Employment Rate at 59.70 percent  
Employment Rate in Albania increased to 59.70 percent in the third quarter of 2018 from 57.30 percent in the second quarter of 2018.
Wednesday December 12 2018
Albania Unemployment Rate at 12.70 percent  
The unemployment rate in Albania decreased to 12.7 percent in the three months to September of 2018 from 14.0 percent in the corresponding period of 2017. It is the lowest rate since the last quarter of 2008. The jobless rate was lower for women (12.1 percent from 12.8 percent in Q3 2017) than for men (13.1 percent from 14.8 percent), Also, the youth unemployment rate went down by 2.8 percentage points to 23.2 percent. The employment rate increased to 59.7 percent from 57.7 percent, rising by 2.6 percentage points to 67.3 percent for men and by 1.6 percentage points to 52.1 percent for women. Also, the labour force participation rate went up to 68.3 percent from 67.1 percent a year ago. In the second quarter of 2018, the unemployment rate was higher at 12.9 percent.
Tuesday December 11 2018
Albania Consumer Price Index (CPI) at 104.80 Index Points  
Consumer Price Index CPI in Albania decreased to 104.80 Index Points in November from 105 Index Points in October of 2018.
Tuesday December 11 2018
Albania Cpi Housing Utilities at 105.10 Index Points  
Cpi Housing Utilities in Albania increased to 105.10 Index Points in November from 105 Index Points in October of 2018.
Tuesday December 11 2018
Albania CPI Transportation at 103.80 Index Points  
The transportation sub-index of the CPI basket in Albania decreased to 103.80 Index Points in November of 2018 from 104.30 Index Points in October of 2018.
Tuesday December 11 2018
Albania Food Inflation at 2.18 percent  
Cost of food in Albania increased 2.18 percent in November of 2018 over the same month in the previous year.
Tuesday December 11 2018
Albania Inflation Rate MoM at -0.20 percent  
The Consumer Price Index in Albania decreased 0.20 percent in November of 2018 over the previous month.
Tuesday December 11 2018
Albania Inflation Rate at 1.80 percent  
Inflation rate in Albania decreased to 1.8% in November of 2018 from 1.9% in the previous month. It was the lowest inflation rate since January, mainly due to lower prices of housing & utilities (3.1% from 3.4% in October), namely rent (3.4% from 4.1%) and fuel & power (0.1% from 0.3%) and transport (2.5% from 4.3%), particularly equipment operations of personal transportation (4.3% from 6%) and transport services (3.1% from 0.2%). Also, cost slowed for recreation & culture (3% from 3.2%) and communication (0.6% from 0.7%) while inflation was steady for miscellaneous goods & services (0.1%, the same as in October); education (0.8%) and restaurants & hotels (1%). On the other hand, cost rose faster for food & non-alcoholic beverages (2% from 1.8%) and alcoholic beverages & tobacco (1.9% from 1.8%). On a monthly basis, consumer prices went down 0.2%, the same as in October.
Monday December 10 2018
Albania Producer Prices Change at 2.83 percent  
Producer prices in Albania rose 2.8 percent year-on-year in the third quarter of 2018, up from a 2.4 percent increase in the previous period. It is the highest producer inflation since the first quarter of 2017, as prices continued to climb for mining & quarrying (20.2 percent vs 17.5 percent in Q2) and electricity, gas, steam & air conditioning supply (1.5 percent vs 0.8 percent). In contrast, cost slowed for water supply, treatment activities & waste management (2.0 percent vs 2.5 percent) and declined for manufacturing (-1.0 percent vs -0.9 percent). On a quarterly basis, producer prices went up 0.4 percent, after increasing 0.2 percent in the previous three-month period.
Monday December 10 2018
Albania Producer Prices at 104.00 Index Points  
Producer Prices in Albania increased to 104 Index Points in the third quarter of 2018 from 103.50 Index Points in the second quarter of 2018.
Sunday December 09 2018
Albania Tourist Arrivals at 3142318.00  
Tourist Arrivals in Albania increased to 3142318 in the third quarter of 2018 from 1242616 in the second quarter of 2018.
Sunday December 09 2018
Albania Economic Sentiment Index at 102.10  
Economic Optimism Index in Albania decreased to 102.10 in the third quarter of 2018 from 106 in the second quarter of 2018.
Sunday December 09 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.
Sunday December 09 2018
Albania Building Permits at 343.00  
Building Permits in Albania increased to 343 in the third quarter of 2018 from 270 in the second quarter of 2018.
Tuesday December 04 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.
Saturday December 01 2018
Albania Money Supply M1 at 464643.04 ALL Million  
Money Supply M1 in Albania decreased to 464643.04 ALL Million in October from 469046.68 ALL Million in September of 2018.
Saturday December 01 2018
Albania Money Supply M2 at 717486.70 ALL Million  
Money Supply M2 in Albania decreased to 717486.70 ALL Million in October from 722979.66 ALL Million in September of 2018.
Saturday December 01 2018
Albania Money Supply M3 at 1248688.82 ALL Million  
Money Supply M3 in Albania decreased to 1248688.82 ALL Million in October from 1254291.70 ALL Million in September of 2018.
Saturday December 01 2018
Albania Money Supply M0 at 403697.08 ALL Million  
Money Supply M0 in Albania decreased to 403697.08 ALL Million in October from 413029.76 ALL Million in September of 2018.
Tuesday November 27 2018
Albania Gasoline Prices at 1.58 USD/Liter  
Gasoline Prices in Albania decreased to 1.58 USD/Liter in November from 1.63 USD/Liter in October of 2018.
Monday November 26 2018
Albania Crude Oil Production at 14.00 BBL/D/1K  
Crude Oil Production in Albania remained unchanged at 14 BBL/D/1K in August from 14 BBL/D/1K in July of 2018.
Monday November 26 2018
Albania Loans To Private Sector at 322399.30 ALL Million  
Loans To Private Sector in Albania increased to 322399.30 ALL Million in September from 321167.50 ALL Million in August of 2018.
Monday November 26 2018
Albania Consumer Credit at 174681.20 ALL Million  
Consumer Credit in Albania increased to 174681.20 ALL Million in September from 174312.80 ALL Million in August of 2018.
Monday November 26 2018
Albania Central Bank Balance Sheet at 556461.61 ALL Million  
Central Bank Balance Sheet in Albania increased to 556461.61 ALL Million in October from 534166.01 ALL Million in September of 2018.
Monday November 26 2018
Albania Banks Balance Sheet at 1485683.70 ALL Million  
Banks Balance Sheet in Albania increased to 1485683.70 ALL Million in September from 1469560.30 ALL Million in August of 2018.
Monday November 26 2018
Albania Bank Lending Rate at 4.31 percent  
Bank Lending Rate in Albania increased to 4.31 percent in September from 4.08 percent in August of 2018.
Wednesday November 21 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.
Friday November 16 2018
Albania Government Budget Value at 4084.00 ALL Million  
Albania recorded a government budget surplus of 4084 ALL Million in the January to August period of 2018.
Friday November 16 2018
Albania Government Revenues at 293799.00 ALL Million  
Government Revenues in Albania increased to 293799 ALL Million in the January to August period of 2018.
Friday November 16 2018
Albania Fiscal Expenditure at 289714.00 ALL Million  
Fiscal Expenditure in Albania increased to 289714 ALL Million in the January to August period of 2018.
Monday November 05 2018
Albania Overnight Lending Rate at 1.90 percent  
Lending Rate in Albania remained unchanged at 1.90 percent in October from 1.90 percent in September of 2018.
Monday November 05 2018
Ease of Doing Business in Albania at 63.00  
Albania is ranked 63 among 190 economies in the ease of doing business, according to the latest World Bank annual ratings. The rank of Albania improved to 63 in 2018 from 65 in 2017.
Saturday November 03 2018
Albania Central Government Debt Stock at 1042090.00 ALL Million  
Government Debt in Albania increased to 1042090 ALL Million in the third quarter of 2018 from 1028219 ALL Million in the second quarter of 2018.
Thursday October 18 2018
Albania Competitiveness Rank at 76.00  
Albania is the 76 most competitive nation in the world out of 140 countries ranked in the 2018 edition of the Global Competitiveness Report published by the World Economic Forum.
Thursday October 18 2018
Albania Competitiveness Index at 58.10 Points  
Albania scored 58.10 points out of 100 on the 2018 Global Competitiveness Report published by the World Economic Forum.
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.
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.
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  
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 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 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 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 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.
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.
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.
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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