Markets Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2022
Currency 1.20 1.19 1.19 1.18 1.18 1.17
Stock Market (points) 3232.74 3136 3067 3000 2934 2802
Government Bond 10Y (%) -0.06 0.01 0.01 0.02 0.03 0.05

Overview Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2022
GDP Growth Rate (%) -2.70 2.5 4.3 1.1 0.6 0.7
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) -5.70 9.3 3.5 3.2 3.2 3.2
Unemployment Rate (%) 9.40 14.5 14.5 13.5 12.8 10.8
Inflation Rate (%) 2.00 2.2 2.2 1.7 1.6 1.7
Inflation Rate Mom (%) 1.10 0.3 1 0.4 0.4 0.1
Interest Rate (%) 0.00 0 0 0 0 0
Balance of Trade (EUR Million) -234.00 -500 -500 -100 -100 -100
Current Account (EUR Million) 1603.00 1220 1220 1220 1220 1220
Current Account to GDP (%) 2.50 2.6 2.6 2.6 2.7 2.7
Government Debt to GDP (%) 70.40 82 82 82 82 85
Government Budget (% of GDP) 0.70 -5.6 -5.6 -5.6 -3.6 -3.6
Manufacturing PMI (points) 63.40 55.5 54.1 52.8 52.8 54.5
Consumer Confidence (points) -5.90 -6 -8 -6 -6 -4
Retail Sales MoM (%) 28.20 0.8 -0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 25.00 25 25 25 25 25
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 55.00 55 55 55 55 55

GDP Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2022
GDP Growth Rate (%) -2.70 2.5 4.3 1.1 0.6 0.7
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) -5.70 9.3 3.5 3.2 3.2 3.2
GDP (USD Billion) 446.31 435 435 435 435 448
GDP Constant Prices (EUR Million) 90853.05 86978 86871 91270 92455 95413
Gross National Product (EUR Million) 375.56 391 436 404 411 424
Gross Fixed Capital Formation (EUR Million) 24434.91 19679 21829 23121 23560 24314
GDP per capita (USD) 50654.70 49000 49000 49000 49000 51000
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 56352.40 56500 56500 56500 56500 57200

Labour Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2022
Unemployment Rate (%) 9.40 14.5 14.5 13.5 12.8 10.8
Wages (EUR/Month) 2847.25 2850 2850 2850 2850 2850
Population (Million) 8.90 8.97 8.97 8.97 8.97 9.02
Retirement Age Women 60.00 60 60 60 60 60
Retirement Age Men 65.00 65 65 65 65 65

Prices Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2022
Inflation Rate (%) 2.00 2.2 2.2 1.7 1.6 1.7
Inflation Rate Mom (%) 1.10 0.3 1 0.4 0.4 0.1
Harmonised Consumer Prices (points) 110.70 111 111 113 111 114
Consumer Price Index CPI (points) 101.90 102 103 103 102 105
Producer Prices (points) 103.10 100 101 107 107 104
Producer Prices Change (%) 0.90 1.1 1.3 1.5 1.5 1.5
Food Inflation (%) 1.20 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.5 2
CPI Transportation (points) 103.90 104 104 102 104 103

Money Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2022
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 Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2022
Balance of Trade (EUR Million) -234.00 -500 -500 -100 -100 -100
Current Account (EUR Million) 1603.00 1220 1220 1220 1220 1220
Current Account to GDP (%) 2.50 2.6 2.6 2.6 2.7 2.7
Imports (EUR Million) 11344.00 13200 13200 13700 13700 13700
Exports (EUR Million) 11110.00 12700 12700 13600 13600 13600

Government Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2022
Government Debt to GDP (%) 70.40 82 82 82 82 85
Government Budget (% of GDP) 0.70 -5.6 -5.6 -5.6 -3.6 -3.6
Government Budget Value (EUR Million) 282.00 630 630 630 630 630
Government Spending (EUR Million) 19062.12 16753 19450 17786 18776 19376
Government Spending to GDP (%) 48.20 51.1 51.1 51.1 51.1 49

Taxes Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2022
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 (%) 39.50 39.6 39.5 39.6 39.6 39.6
Social Security Rate For Companies (%) 21.38 21.48 21.38 21.48 21.48 21.48
Social Security Rate For Employees (%) 18.12 18.12 18.12 18.12 18.12 18.12

Business Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2022
Manufacturing PMI (points) 63.40 55.5 54.1 52.8 52.8 54.5
Industrial Production (%) -3.80 2.5 1.9 1 2.2 1.5
Business Confidence (points) 1.90 -8 -10 -12 -12 -8

Consumer Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2022
Consumer Confidence (points) -5.90 -6 -8 -6 -6 -4
Retail Sales MoM (%) 28.20 0.8 -0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
Retail Sales YoY (%) 5.20 1.5 1.1 2 0.7 0.6
Consumer Spending (EUR Million) 40756.10 43309 42498 42975 44942 46380
Consumer Credit (EUR Million) 174356.00 171072 192347 174216 179565 185311
Bank Lending Rate (%) 1.57 1.61 1.61 1.61 1.61 1.61
Gasoline Prices (USD/Liter) 1.48 1.35 1.28 1.19 1.16 1.1
Households Debt To Income (%) 82.71 83.86 83.86 83.86 83.86 83.86

Housing Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2022
Building Permits 23919.00 20360 20360 20900 20900 20900


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