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Sunday February 25 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 February 24 2018
Albania Central Government Debt Stock at 1037457.00 ALL Million  
Government Debt in Albania increased to 1037457 ALL Million in the fourth quarter of 2017 from 1024491 ALL Million in the third quarter of 2017.
Tuesday February 20 2018
Albania Terrorism Index at 1.49  
Terrorism Index in Albania increased to 1.49 in 2016 from 1.10 in 2015.
Tuesday February 20 2018
Albania Current Account at -133.07 EUR Million  
Albania recorded a Current Account deficit of 133.07 EUR Million in the third quarter of 2017.
Tuesday February 20 2018
Albania Population at 2.88 Million  
The total population in Albania was estimated at 2.9 million people in 2017, according to the latest census figures.
Tuesday February 20 2018
Albania Current Account to GDP at -12.10 percent  
Albania recorded a Current Account deficit of 12.10 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2016.
Monday February 19 2018
Albania Imports at 44702.10 ALL Million  
Imports to Albania surged 27 percent year-on-year to ALL 45 billion in January of 2018 from ALL 35.2 billion in the corresponding month of the previous year, amid faster increases in purchases of machinery, equipment, spare parts (+28.1 percent); minerals, fuels and electricity (+112.6 percent) and construction materials and metals (+31.6 percent). Major import partners were Italy (26.3 percent of total purchases); Turkey (8.6 percent); China (8.5 percent) and Greece (8.2 percent).
Monday February 19 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 2017 from 24000 ALL/Month in the second quarter of 2017.
Monday February 19 2018
Albania Exports at 23390.20 ALL Million  
Exports from Albania increased 23.6 percent year-on-year to ALL 23.4 billion in January of 2018 from ALL 18.9 billion in the corresponding month of the previous year, mainly driven by sales of textiles and footwear (+17 percent); construction materials and metals (+83.4 percent) and food, beverages, tobacco (+40.2 percent). Major exports destinations were Italy (53.3 percent of total sales); Spain (8.1 percent) and Kosovo (5.8 percent).
Monday February 19 2018
Albania Balance of Trade at -21311.90 ALL Million  
The trade deficit in Albania increased 31.1 percent year-on-year to ALL 21.3 billion in January of 2018 from ALL 16.3 billion in January 2017. Imports surged 27 percent year-on-year to ALL 45 billion, amid faster increases in purchases of machinery, equipment, spare parts (+28.1 percent); minerals, fuels and electricity (+112.6 percent) and construction materials and metals (+31.6 percent). Major import partners were Italy (26.3 percent of total purchases); Turkey (8.6 percent); China (8.5 percent) and Greece (8.2 percent). Exports increased 23.6 percent compared to the same period of the previous year to ALL 23 billion, mainly driven by sales of textiles and footwear (+17 percent); construction materials and metals (+83.4 percent) and food, beverages, tobacco (+40.2 percent). Major exports destinations were Italy (53.3 percent of total sales); Spain (8.1 percent) and Kosovo (5.8 percent).
Wednesday February 14 2018
Albania Changes in Inventories at 192706.26 ALL Million  
The stocks of goods held by firms in Albania increased by 192706.26 ALL Million in 2015.
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 February 08 2018
Albania Capital Flows at -193.93 EUR Million  
Albania recorded a capital and financial account deficit of 193.93 EUR Million in the third quarter of 2017.
Thursday February 08 2018
Albania Consumer Price Index (CPI) at 105.55 Index Points  
Consumer Price Index CPI in Albania increased to 105.55 Index Points in January from 104.01 Index Points in December of 2017.
Thursday February 08 2018
Albania CPI Transportation at 101.20 Index Points  
The transportation sub-index of the CPI basket in Albania decreased to 101.20 Index Points in January of 2018 from 101.23 Index Points in December of 2017.
Thursday February 08 2018
Albania Producer Prices at 101.10 Index Points  
Producer Prices in Albania remained unchanged at 101.10 Index Points in the third quarter of 2017 from 101.10 Index Points in the second quarter of 2017.
Thursday February 08 2018
Albania Food Inflation at 2.20 percent  
Cost of food in Albania increased 2.20 percent in January of 2018 over the same month in the previous year.
Thursday February 08 2018
Albania Inflation Rate MoM at 1.50 percent  
The Consumer Price Index in Albania increased 1.50 percent in January of 2018 over the previous month.
Thursday February 08 2018
Albania Inflation Rate at 1.70 percent  
Albanian consumer prices increased 1.7 percent year-on-year in January of 2018, following a 1.8 percent rise in the previous month. Prices rose less for transport (1.8 percent compared to 2.1 percent in December) and food & non-alcoholic beverages (2.2 percent compared to 2.8 percent) and inflation was steady for health (0.1 percent) and education (0.6 percent). On the other hand, prices rose faster for: housing & utilities (3.3 percent compared to 2.2 percent in December), namely water supply (16.6 percent compared to 0.0 percent); alcoholic beverages & tobacco (1.5 percent compared to 0.5 percent); clothing & footwear (1.1 percent compared to 0.6 percent); communications (0.6 percent compared 0.2 percent) and hotels & restaurants (0.7 percent compared to 0.5 percent). On a monthly basis, consumer prices rose 1.5 percent, following a 1 percent increase in the prior month.
Wednesday February 07 2018
Albania Interest Rate at 1.25 percent  
The central bank of Albania left its monetary policy rate unchanged at 1.25 percent on February 7th, 2018. Also, the overnight deposit facility and the interest rate for the overnight lending facility were left steady at 0.25 percent and 2.25 percent respectively.
Friday February 02 2018
Albania 2 Year Note Yield at 222.00  
Wednesday January 31 2018
Albania Gasoline Prices at 1.61 USD/Liter  
Gasoline Prices in Albania increased to 1.61 USD/Liter in January from 1.55 USD/Liter in December of 2017.
Monday January 29 2018
Albania Remittances at 165.76 EUR Million  
Remittances in Albania increased to 165.76 EUR Million in the third quarter of 2017 from 162.67 EUR Million in the second quarter of 2017.
Monday January 29 2018
Albania Building Permits at 310.00  
Building Permits in Albania increased to 310 in the third quarter of 2017 from 197 in the second quarter of 2017.
Monday January 29 2018
Albania Producer Prices Change at 2.02 percent  
Producer Prices in Albania increased 2.02 percent in September of 2017 over the same month in the previous year.
Monday January 29 2018
Albania Construction Output at 18.60 percent  
Construction output in Albania increased 18.60 percent in September of 2017 over the same month in the previous year.
Monday January 29 2018
Albania Mining Production at 2.60 percent  
Mining production in Albania increased 2.60 percent in September of 2017 over the same month in the previous year.
Monday January 29 2018
Albania Manufacturing Production at 8.20 percent  
Manufacturing Production in Albania increased 8.20 percent in September of 2017 over the same month in the previous year.
Monday January 29 2018
Albania Industrial Production at 6.00 percent  
Industrial Production in Albania increased 6 percent in the third quarter of 2017 over the same quarter in the previous year.
Monday January 29 2018
Albania Youth Unemployment Rate at 26.00 percent  
Youth Unemployment Rate in Albania decreased to 26 percent in the third quarter of 2017 from 26.40 percent in the second quarter of 2017.
Monday January 29 2018
Albania Labor Force Participation Rate at 67.10 percent  
Labor Force Participation Rate in Albania increased to 67.10 percent in the third quarter of 2017 from 66.80 percent in the second quarter of 2017.
Monday January 29 2018
Albania Employment Rate at 57.70 percent  
Employment Rate in Albania increased to 57.70 percent in the third quarter of 2017 from 57.30 percent in the second quarter of 2017.
Monday January 29 2018
Albania Gross External Debt at 7833.40 EUR Million  
External Debt in Albania decreased to 7833.40 EUR Million in the third quarter of 2017 from 7854.70 EUR Million in the second quarter of 2017.
Monday January 29 2018
Albania Foreign Direct Investment at 298.77 EUR Million  
Foreign Direct Investment in Albania increased by 298.77 EUR Million in the third quarter of 2017.
Monday January 29 2018
Albania Government Spending at 41449.00 ALL Million  
Government Spending in Albania increased to 41449 ALL Million in the third quarter of 2017 from 41059 ALL Million in the second quarter of 2017.
Monday January 29 2018
Albania Consumer Spending at 274726.00 ALL Million  
Consumer Spending in Albania decreased to 274726 ALL Million in the third quarter of 2017 from 297939 ALL Million in the second quarter of 2017.
Monday January 29 2018
Albania Gross Fixed Capital Formation at 90530.00 ALL Million  
Gross Fixed Capital Formation in Albania decreased to 90530 ALL Million in the third quarter of 2017 from 97247 ALL Million in the second quarter of 2017.
Monday January 29 2018
Albania Overnight Lending Rate at 2.25 percent  
Lending Rate in Albania remained unchanged at 2.25 percent in January from 2.25 percent in December of 2017.
Monday January 29 2018
Albania Overnight Deposit Interest Rate at 0.25 percent  
Deposit Interest Rate in Albania remained unchanged at 0.25 percent in January from 0.25 percent in December of 2017.
Saturday January 27 2018
Albania Fiscal Expenditure at 400977.00 ALL Million  
Fiscal Expenditure in Albania increased to 400977 ALL Million in November from 359881 ALL Million in October of 2017.
Saturday January 27 2018
Albania Government Revenues at 390445.00 ALL Million  
Government Revenues in Albania increased to 390445 ALL Million in November from 356376 ALL Million in October of 2017.
Saturday January 27 2018
Albania Government Budget Value at -10532.00 ALL Million  
Albania recorded a government budget deficit of 10532 ALL Million in November of 2017.
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.
Wednesday January 17 2018
Albania Central Bank Balance Sheet at 517498.62 ALL Million  
Central Bank Balance Sheet in Albania decreased to 517498.62 ALL Million in November from 524162.01 ALL Million in October of 2017.
Tuesday January 16 2018
Albania Banks Balance Sheet at 1469518.20 ALL Million  
Banks Balance Sheet in Albania increased to 1469518.20 ALL Million in November from 1464130.30 ALL Million in October of 2017.
Tuesday January 16 2018
Albania Harmonised Consumer Prices at 103.90 Index Points  
Harmonised Consumer Prices in Albania decreased to 103.90 Index Points in November from 104.60 Index Points in October of 2017.
Tuesday January 16 2018
Albania Consumer Credit at 169084.30 ALL Million  
Consumer Credit in Albania increased to 169084.30 ALL Million in November from 168224.20 ALL Million in October of 2017.
Tuesday January 16 2018
Albania Loans To Private Sector at 338531.50 ALL Million  
Loans To Private Sector in Albania increased to 338531.50 ALL Million in November from 337696.40 ALL Million in October of 2017.
Monday January 15 2018
Albania Business Confidence at -0.50 Index Points  
Albania's industrial confidence index decreased to -0.5 in the fourth quarter of 2017 from a downwardly revised 2 in the previous period. It was the lowest reading in one year, due to a fall in expectations over the next three months regarding production (22.8 from 25.4 in Q3) and employment (7.9 from 14.4). In addition, there was a deterioration in production over the past three months (14.1 from 18.8 in Q3), order books (-12.6 from -6.4) and export orders (-8.5 from -3.9).
Monday January 15 2018
Albania Consumer Confidence at -8.70 Index Points  
Albania's consumer confidence index decreased to -8.7 in the fourth quarter of 2017 from -8 in the previous three-month period, amid a deterioration in expectations over the next 12 months regarding: households' financial situation (8.7 from 11.4 in Q3); general economic situation (8.7 from 12); unemployment (2.5 from -5.8); major purchases (-41.4 from -39.9); and savings (-37.9 from -35.1).
Thursday January 11 2018
Albania Sales Tax Rate - VAT at 20.00 percent  
The Sales Tax Rate in Albania stands at 20 percent.
Wednesday January 10 2018
Albania Gold Reserves at 1.57 Tonnes  
Gold Reserves in Albania remained unchanged at 1.57 Tonnes in the fourth quarter of 2017 from 1.57 Tonnes in the third quarter of 2017.
Tuesday January 09 2018
Albania Crude Oil Production at 21.00 BBL/D/1K  
Crude Oil Production in Albania remained unchanged at 21 BBL/D/1K in September from 21 BBL/D/1K in August of 2017.
Monday January 08 2018
Albania Economic Sentiment Index at 110.70  
Economic Optimism Index in Albania decreased to 110.70 in the fourth quarter of 2017 from 114.60 in the third quarter of 2017.
Saturday December 30 2017
Albania GDP From Agriculture at 65058.23 ALL Million  
GDP From Agriculture in Albania increased to 65058.23 ALL Million in the third quarter of 2017 from 64138.76 ALL Million in the second quarter of 2017.
Saturday December 30 2017
Albania GDP From Construction at 36401.54 ALL Million  
GDP From Construction in Albania decreased to 36401.54 ALL Million in the third quarter of 2017 from 38721.32 ALL Million in the second quarter of 2017.
Saturday December 30 2017
Albania GDP From Manufacturing at 22819.33 ALL Million  
GDP From Manufacturing in Albania increased to 22819.33 ALL Million in the third quarter of 2017 from 22063.78 ALL Million in the second quarter of 2017.
Saturday December 30 2017
Albania GDP From Mining at 44100.14 ALL Million  
GDP From Mining in Albania decreased to 44100.14 ALL Million in the third quarter of 2017 from 48591.73 ALL Million in the second quarter of 2017.
Saturday December 30 2017
Albania GDP From Public Administration at 42139.36 ALL Million  
GDP From Public Administration in Albania increased to 42139.36 ALL Million in the third quarter of 2017 from 40065.56 ALL Million in the second quarter of 2017.
Saturday December 30 2017
Albania GDP From Wholesale and Retail Trade at 59228.53 ALL Million  
GDP From Services in Albania increased to 59228.53 ALL Million in the third quarter of 2017 from 57257.98 ALL Million in the second quarter of 2017.
Saturday December 30 2017
Albania GDP Constant Prices at 363722.20 ALL Million  
GDP Constant Prices in Albania increased to 363722.20 ALL Million in the third quarter of 2017 from 362258.40 ALL Million in the second quarter of 2017.
Saturday December 30 2017
Albania Money Supply M1 at 444574.62 ALL Million  
Money Supply M1 in Albania increased to 444574.62 ALL Million in November from 441268.58 ALL Million in October of 2017.
Saturday December 30 2017
Albania Money Supply M2 at 722743.94 ALL Million  
Money Supply M2 in Albania increased to 722743.94 ALL Million in November from 720750.84 ALL Million in October of 2017.
Saturday December 30 2017
Albania Money Supply M3 at 1252569.34 ALL Million  
Money Supply M3 in Albania increased to 1252569.34 ALL Million in November from 1249958.15 ALL Million in October of 2017.
Saturday December 30 2017
Albania Money Supply M0 at 394738.41 ALL Million  
Money Supply M0 in Albania increased to 394738.41 ALL Million in November from 391080.89 ALL Million in October of 2017.
Friday December 29 2017
Albania GDP Annual Growth Rate at 3.55 percent  
Albania's gross domestic product rose by 3.55 percent year-on-year in the third quarter of 2017, following an upwardly revised 4.09 percent expansion in the previous period. Growth was mainly driven by household consumption (3.25 percent from 2.43 percent in Q2), and net external demand as exports jumped by 11.42 percent (17.84 percent in Q2) and imports increased at a slower 9.57 percent (6.55 percent in Q2). Meanwhile, there was a slowdown in both fixed investment (3.78 percent from 14.86 percent in Q2) and government spending (4.42 percent from 5.93 percent). On a seasonally adjusted quarterly basis, the GDP rose by 0.38 percent.
Friday December 29 2017
Albania GDP Growth Rate at 0.38 percent  
The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Albania expanded 0.38 percent in the third quarter of 2017 over the previous quarter.
Thursday December 21 2017
Albania Retail Sales YoY at 1.09 percent  
Retail Sales in Albania increased 1.09 percent in September of 2017 over the same month in the previous year.
Saturday December 16 2017
Albania Average Monthly Wages at 60650.00 ALL/Month  
Wages in Albania increased to 60650 ALL/Month in the third quarter of 2017 from 60500 ALL/Month in the second quarter of 2017.
Saturday December 16 2017
Albania Unemployed Persons at 86.00 Thousand  
The number of unemployed persons in Albania decreased to 86 Thousand in the third quarter of 2017 from 92 Thousand in the second quarter of 2017.
Saturday December 16 2017
Albania Employed Persons at 1103.00 Thousand  
The number of employed persons in Albania increased to 1103 Thousand in the third quarter of 2017 from 1091 Thousand in the second quarter of 2017.
Tuesday December 12 2017
Albania Unemployment Rate at 13.60 percent  
The unemployment rate in Albania fell to 13.6 percent in the third quarter of 2017 from 17.4 percent in the corresponding period of 2016. The male unemployment rate decreased to 14.3 percent from 15.3 percent and for females it dropped to 12.6 percent from 14.0 percent. The employment rate went up to 57.7 percent from 57.1 percent a year earlier. Meanwhile, the labour force participation rate slowed to 67.1 percent from 67.3 percent. The youth unemployment decreased by 1.4 percentage points to 26.0 percent in the third quarter. 22.1 percent of the economically inactive population and at the working age (15 to 64 years old), were fulfilling household duties; 11.0 percent was in retirement or early retirement and 10.0 percent were permanently disabled.
Tuesday November 21 2017
Albania Tourist Arrivals at 2465389.00  
Tourist Arrivals in Albania increased to 2465389 in the third quarter of 2017 from 1157354 in the second quarter of 2017.
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.
Sunday July 30 2017
Albania Government Budget at -2.20 percent of GDP  
Albania recorded a Government Budget deficit equal to 2.20 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2016.
Wednesday July 12 2017
Albania GDP per capita PPP at 11424.63 USD  
The Gross Domestic Product per capita in Albania was last recorded at 11424.63 US dollars in 2016, when adjusted by purchasing power parity (PPP). The GDP per Capita, in Albania, when adjusted by Purchasing Power Parity is equivalent to 64 percent of the world's average.
Tuesday July 11 2017
Albania GDP per capita at 4711.99 USD  
The Gross Domestic Product per capita in Albania was last recorded at 4711.99 US dollars in 2016. The GDP per Capita in Albania is equivalent to 37 percent of the world's average.
Sunday July 09 2017
Albania GDP at 11.93 USD Billion  
The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Albania was worth 11.93 billion US dollars in 2016. The GDP value of Albania represents 0.02 percent of the world economy.
Monday July 03 2017
Albania Government Debt to GDP at 70.95 percent  
Albania recorded a government debt equivalent to 70.95 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2016.
Monday July 03 2017
Albania Military Expenditure at 141.80 USD Million  
Military Expenditure in Albania increased to 141.80 USD Million in 2016 from 132.40 USD Million in 2015.
Monday July 03 2017
Albania Corruption Index at 39.00 Points  
Albania scored 39 points out of 100 on the 2016 Corruption Perceptions Index reported by Transparency International.
Monday July 03 2017
Albania Corruption Rank at 83.00  
Albania is the 83 least corrupt nation out of 175 countries, according to the 2016 Corruption Perceptions Index reported by Transparency International.
Monday July 03 2017
Albania Retirement Age - Men at 65.00  
Retirement Age Men in Albania remained unchanged at 65 in 2017 from 65 in 2016.
Monday July 03 2017
Albania Retirement Age - Women at 60.00  
Retirement Age Women in Albania remained unchanged at 60 in 2015 from 60 in 2014.
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