Markets Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
Currency 1.18 1.18 1.17 1.17 1.17 1.16
Stock Market (points) 2246.32 2219 2170 2123 2076 1983
Government Bond 10Y (%) -0.24 0.02 0.05 0.08 0.11 0.17

Overview Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
GDP Growth Rate (%) -10.70 4 2.2 1.5 1.1 0.7
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) -12.80 -5.9 -3.7 -0.3 9.3 4.2
Unemployment Rate (%) 9.20 13.5 14.5 15 14.5 13.5
Inflation Rate (%) 1.10 1.1 1.2 1 1.6 1.7
Inflation Rate Mom (%) 0.60 0.7 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Interest Rate (%) 0.00 0 0 0 0 0
Balance of Trade (EUR Million) -457.60 -600 -500 -500 -500 -100
Current Account (EUR Million) 5093.00 1190 1220 1220 1220 1220
Current Account to GDP (%) 2.60 2.1 2.1 2 2 2
Government Debt to GDP (%) 70.40 79 79 82 82 82
Government Budget (% of GDP) 0.70 -4.2 -4.2 -5.6 -5.6 -5.6
Manufacturing PMI (points) 52.80 45 48 50 50 51
Consumer Confidence (points) -10.10 -10 -9 -7 -6 -6
Retail Sales MoM (%) -2.50 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 25.00 25 25 25 25 25
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 55.00 55 55 55 55 55

GDP Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
GDP Growth Rate (%) -10.70 4 2.2 1.5 1.1 0.7
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) -12.80 -5.9 -3.7 -0.3 9.3 4.2
GDP (USD Billion) 446.31 410 410 410 435 435
GDP Constant Prices (EUR Million) 89075.18 91703 93429 88808 97359 97353
Gross National Product (EUR Million) 398.52 378 384 397 436 400
Gross Fixed Capital Formation (EUR Million) 19954.33 22183 23707 19894 21810 24703
GDP per capita (USD) 50654.70 46500 46500 49000 49000 49000
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 56352.40 53000 53000 56500 56500 56500

Labour Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
Unemployment Rate (%) 9.20 13.5 14.5 15 14.5 13.5
Wages (EUR/Month) 2768.42 2800 2850 2850 2850 2850
Wages in Manufacturing (points) 110.60 146 150 150 150 150
Population (Million) 8.86 8.92 8.92 8.97 8.97 8.97
Retirement Age Women 60.00 60 60 60 60 60
Retirement Age Men 65.00 65 65 65 65 65

Prices Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
Inflation Rate (%) 1.10 1.1 1.2 1 1.6 1.7
Inflation Rate Mom (%) 0.60 0.7 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Consumer Price Index CPI (points) 108.00 108 109 109 110 111
Harmonised Consumer Prices (points) 108.30 109 110 110 110 112
Producer Prices (points) 100.30 101 106 99.48 101 107
Producer Prices Change (%) -2.10 -1.5 -1.8 -1.8 1.1 1.3
Food Inflation (%) 2.90 1.7 1.6 1.8 1.5 1.9
CPI Transportation (points) 101.70 106 106 104 103 108

Money Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
Interest Rate (%) 0.00 0 0 0 0 0
Interbank Rate (%) -0.33 -0.33 -0.33 -0.33 -0.33 -0.33

Trade Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
Balance of Trade (EUR Million) -457.60 -600 -500 -500 -500 -100
Current Account (EUR Million) 5093.00 1190 1220 1220 1220 1220
Current Account to GDP (%) 2.60 2.1 2.1 2 2 2
Imports (EUR Million) 10309.00 14000 13200 13200 13200 13700
Exports (EUR Million) 9852.00 13400 12700 12700 12700 13600

Government Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
Government Debt to GDP (%) 70.40 79 79 82 82 82
Government Budget (% of GDP) 0.70 -4.2 -4.2 -5.6 -5.6 -5.6
Government Budget Value (EUR Million) -4296.00 761 630 630 630 630
Government Spending (EUR Million) 17452.32 17346 18114 17400 19075 18875
Government Spending to GDP (%) 48.20 56.8 56.8 51.1 51.1 51.1

Taxes Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 25.00 25 25 25 25 25
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 55.00 55 55 55 55 55
Sales Tax Rate (%) 20.00 20 20 20 20 20
Social Security Rate (%) 39.60 39.6 39.6 39.6 39.6 39.6
Social Security Rate For Companies (%) 21.38 21.38 21.38 21.38 21.38 21.38
Social Security Rate For Employees (%) 18.12 18.12 18.12 18.12 18.12 18.12

Business Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
Manufacturing PMI (points) 52.80 45 48 50 50 51
Industrial Production (%) -13.50 -7.2 -6.5 3.5 4.5 5.2
Business Confidence (points) -17.90 -14 -10 -8 -7 -5

Consumer Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
Consumer Confidence (points) -10.10 -10 -9 -7 -6 -6
Retail Sales MoM (%) -2.50 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2
Retail Sales YoY (%) 2.20 0.5 0.9 1.2 1.5 1.7
Consumer Spending (EUR Million) 44452.00 45067 44363 44319 48586 46226
Consumer Credit (EUR Million) 175981.00 168489 167096 174039 190563 174114
Bank Lending Rate (%) 1.61 1.64 1.64 1.64 1.64 1.64
Gasoline Prices (USD/Liter) 1.30 1.16 1.1 1.05 0.99 0.94
Households Debt To Income (%) 83.21 83.86 83.86 83.86 83.86 83.86

Housing Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
Building Permits 13653.00 18100 20360 20360 20360 20900


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