Markets Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2020
Currency 1.11 1.1 1.1 1.09 1.09 1.08
Stock Market (points) 2896.64 2860 2823 2785 2748 2675
Government Bond 10Y (%) -0.42 0.02 0.04 0.07 0.1 0.12
Overview Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2020
GDP Growth Rate (%) 0.30 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.5 0.4
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 1.70 1.5 1.4 1.5 1.4 1.6
Unemployment Rate (%) 6.50 6.5 8.5 7.1 6.2 8.2
Inflation Rate (%) 1.40 1.5 1.7 1.9 1.8 1.6
Inflation Rate Mom (%) -0.40 0.9 0.2 0.8 0.2 0.1
Interest Rate (%) 0.00 0 0 0 0 0
Balance of Trade (EUR Million) -362.00 -200 -300 -600 -600 -500
Current Account (EUR Million) 5424.00 1318 1190 1190 1190 1220
Current Account to GDP (%) 2.30 2.3 2.3 2.1 2.1 2.1
Government Debt to GDP (%) 73.80 70 70 67 67 67
Government Budget (% of GDP) 0.10 0.3 0.3 0.4 0.4 0.4
Manufacturing PMI 47.00 50 51.5 51.2 51.9 52.5
Consumer Confidence (Index Points) -3.80 -4.7 -5.2 -4 -3.8 -2.9
Retail Sales MoM (%) 1.30 -1.5 -0.5 -0.5 -0.5 0.1
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 2020
GDP Growth Rate (%) 0.30 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.5 0.4
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 1.70 1.5 1.4 1.5 1.4 1.6
GDP (USD Billion) 455.74 459 459 480 480 480
GDP Constant Prices (EUR Million) 83280.41 84871 88491 84530 84446 89907
Gross National Product (EUR Million) 386.09 375 392 392 392 398
Gross Fixed Capital Formation (EUR Million) 17833.73 20838 22537 18101 18083 22898
GDP per capita (USD) 50250.00 50600 50600 53500 53500 53500
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 46473.30 47000 47000 47500 47500 47500
Labour Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2020
Unemployment Rate (%) 6.50 6.5 8.5 7.1 6.2 8.2
Wages (EUR/Month) 2688.92 2709 2800 2800 2800 2850
Wages in Manufacturing (Index Points) 107.70 136 146 146 146 150
Population (Million) 8.82 8.85 8.87 8.92 8.92 8.92
Retirement Age Women 60.00 60 60 60 60 60
Retirement Age Men 65.00 65 65 65 65 65
Wages Low Skilled (EUR/Month) 1660.00 1762 1759 1759 1759 1784
Wages High Skilled (EUR/Month) 3590.00 3987 3737 3737 3737 3767
Living Wage Family (EUR/Month) 1560.00 1574 1750 1750 1750 1800
Prices Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2020
Inflation Rate (%) 1.40 1.5 1.7 1.9 1.8 1.6
Inflation Rate Mom (%) -0.40 0.9 0.2 0.8 0.2 0.1
Consumer Price Index CPI (Index Points) 106.40 107 108 108 109 110
Producer Prices (Index Points) 102.40 103 103 104 104 105
Producer Prices Change (%) -0.20 -0.5 0.2 1.1 1.3 1.8
Food Inflation (%) 1.10 1.9 2 2 2 1.9
CPI Transportation (Index Points) 104.60 107 106 105 107 108
Money Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2020
Interest Rate (%) 0.00 0 0 0 0 0
Interbank Rate (%) -0.40 -0.36 -0.36 -0.36 -0.36 -0.36
Trade Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2020
Balance of Trade (EUR Million) -362.00 -200 -300 -600 -600 -500
Current Account (EUR Million) 5424.00 1318 1190 1190 1190 1220
Current Account to GDP (%) 2.30 2.3 2.3 2.1 2.1 2.1
Imports (EUR Million) 13584.00 13400 12400 14700 14000 13200
Exports (EUR Million) 13222.00 13200 12100 14100 13400 12700
Government Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2020
Government Debt to GDP (%) 73.80 70 70 67 67 67
Government Budget (% of GDP) 0.10 0.3 0.3 0.4 0.4 0.4
Government Spending (EUR Million) 15711.80 16091 17454 15947 15932 17733
Government Spending to GDP (%) 48.50 48 48 47.7 47.7 47.7
Taxes Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2020
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 21.48 21.48 21.48 21.38 21.48
Social Security Rate For Employees (%) 18.12 18.12 18.12 18.12 18.12 18.12
Business Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2020
Manufacturing PMI 47.00 50 51.5 51.2 51.9 52.5
Industrial Production (%) 1.30 5.3 5.8 4.5 4 3.5
Business Confidence (Index Points) -6.90 -1.7 -1.6 -1.2 -1.2 -2.6
Consumer Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2020
Consumer Confidence (Index Points) -3.80 -4.7 -5.2 -4 -3.8 -2.9
Retail Sales MoM (%) 1.30 -1.5 -0.5 -0.5 -0.5 0.1
Retail Sales YoY (%) 1.30 2.5 1.1 1.3 1.3 0.9
Consumer Spending (EUR Million) 41165.80 41446 41633 41783 41742 42299
Bank Lending Rate (%) 1.76 1.76 1.76 1.76 1.76 1.76
Households Debt To Income (%) 84.91 83.86 83.86 83.86 83.86 83.86
Gasoline Prices (USD/Liter) 1.44 1.4 1.37 1.33 1.3 1.3
Housing Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2020
Building Permits 15564.00 20540 19740 18100 18100 20360


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