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Overview Actual Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 2020
GDP Growth Rate 0.50 0.5 0.6 0.6 0.4 0.7 percent [+]
Unemployment Rate 9.70 9.5 9.4 9.3 9.2 8.2 percent [+]
Inflation Rate 1.20 1.4 1.7 1.6 1.8 2.3 percent [+]
Interest Rate 0.00 0 0 0 0.25 0.75 percent [+]
Balance of Trade -4956.00 -3650 -3300 -3300 -4474 -1650 EUR Million [+]
Government Debt to GDP 96.00 95.9 96 96 96 92.5 percent [+]
MARKETS Actual Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 2020
Currency 1.17 1.16 1.15 1.13 1.12 0.99 [+]
Stock Market 5349.30 5310 5260 5200 5150 4560 points [+]
Government Bond 10Y 0.63 0.79 0.8 0.8 0.81 0.9 percent [+]
GDP Actual Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 2020
GDP Growth Rate 0.50 0.5 0.6 0.6 0.4 0.7 percent [+]
GDP Annual Growth Rate 2.20 2.1 2 1.9 2 2.2 percent [+]
GDP 2465.45 2820 2442 2386 2329 2920 USD Billion [+]
GDP Constant Prices 541418.00 537000 545774 547438 548818 562000 EUR Million [+]
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 120902.00 120400 122167 122497 122695 125200 EUR Million [+]
GDP per capita 42013.29 42200 42400 42400 42400 43100 USD [+]
GDP per capita PPP 38058.87 39000 38130 38126 38122 40100 USD [+]
GDP From Agriculture 8073.00 8079 8031 7925 7818 8970 EUR Million [+]
GDP From Construction 24843.00 25781 24870 24884 24897 25500 EUR Million [+]
GDP From Manufacturing 55753.00 54088 55941 55987 55999 55000 EUR Million [+]
GDP From Services 279494.00 276810 281710 282544 283230 283000 EUR Million [+]
GDP From Transport 22849.00 23506 22936 22956 22967 25700 EUR Million [+]
GDP From Utilities 10955.00 11778 10943 10949 10940 12714 EUR Million [+]
LABOUR Actual Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 2020
Unemployment Rate 9.70 9.5 9.4 9.3 9.2 8.2 percent [+]
Employed Persons 27950.40 28000 28120 28120 28190 29100 Thousand [+]
Unemployed Persons 3483.60 3410 3400 3400 3304 3310 Thousand [+]
Employment Rate 65.10 65.4 65.5 65.5 64.98 69 percent [+]
Long Term Unemployment Rate 4.20 4.1 4.19 4.23 4.22 3.8 percent [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 22.00 21.1 20.9 20.9 19.99 18.3 percent [+]
Labour Costs 107.40 110 108 109 109 119 Index Points [+]
Productivity 113.38 114 114 114 114 119 Index Points [+]
Job Vacancies 266.40 200 256 254 253 208 Thousand [+]
Wages 2957.00 3270 3300 3300 3152 3520 EUR/Month [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 116.60 116 117 118 119 129 Index Points [+]
Minimum Wages 1480.27 1480 1500 1500 1481 1530 EUR/Month [+]
Wage Growth 0.30 0.4 0.4 0.5 0.3 0.7 percent [+]
Population 66.99 66.99 67.28 67.28 67.28 68.06 Million [+]
Retirement Age Women 65.33 65.33 64 64 64 66.33 [+]
Retirement Age Men 65.33 65.33 64 64 64 66.33 [+]
Initial Jobless Claims 8.00 -18 -10 -8 -12 -14 Thousand [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 71.90 72.2 72.3 72.4 72.5 72.8 percent [+]
Living Wage Family 1700.00 1450 1520 1520 1647 1920 EUR/Month [+]
Living Wage Individual 1030.00 1220 1310 1310 959 1730 EUR/Month [+]
Non Farm Payrolls 25038.00 16200 19186 19166 19144 16800 Thousand [+]
Part Time Employment 4965.70 4850 4860 4860 4878 4930 Thousand [+]
Employment Change 0.20 0.3 0.4 0.4 0.12 0.7 percent [+]
Full Time Employment 21667.30 22100 22200 22300 21477 22900 Thousand [+]
Wages Low Skilled 1630.00 1940 1582 1589 1596 2070 EUR/Month [+]
Wages High Skilled 3160.00 3190 3369 3406 3442 3360 EUR/Month [+]
PRICES Actual Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 2020
Inflation Rate 1.20 1.4 1.7 1.6 1.8 2.3 percent [+]
Inflation Rate Mom 0.10 0.4 0.3 0.3 0.12 0.8 percent [+]
Consumer Price Index CPI 101.55 107 102 102 102 120 Index Points [+]
Harmonised Consumer Prices 101.83 107 109 109 102 121 Index Points [+]
Core Consumer Prices 101.26 109 111 111 101 123 Index Points [+]
Core Inflation Rate 0.50 0.6 0.8 1 1.2 2.2 percent [+]
Producer Prices 104.60 112 114 114 105 124 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices Change 1.50 2.3 2.6 2.6 2.5 2.3 percent [+]
Export Prices 114.40 122 114 114 113 130 Index Points [+]
Import Prices 99.40 105 99.11 99.19 99.26 111 Index Points [+]
Food Inflation 1.50 1.4 1.9 2 2.1 2.5 percent [+]
CPI Housing Utilities 101.88 101 101 101 101 101 Index Points [+]
CPI Transportation 102.20 106 108 108 102 120 Index Points [+]
MONEY Actual Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 2020
Interest Rate 0.00 0 0 0 0.25 0.75 percent [+]
Interbank Rate -0.33 -0.05 0.15 0.15 0.16 1.75 percent [+]
Money Supply M1 1182122.00 1130000 1183585 1183364 1183075 1510000 EUR Million [+]
Money Supply M2 2003378.00 2210000 2013262 2013068 2012714 3020000 EUR Million [+]
Money Supply M3 2414969.00 2690000 2423405 2424215 2424028 3330000 EUR Million [+]
Banks Balance Sheet 8803975.00 9180000 8619289 8613845 8605924 10300000 EUR Million [+]
Foreign Exchange Reserves 151.54 165 150 150 149 175 EUR Billion [+]
Loans to Private Sector 2338432.00 2270000 2314581 2315977 2316422 2720000 EUR Million [+]
Loan Growth 6.15 6.5 6.6 6.8 5.62 5.8 percent [+]
Private Debt to GDP 228.93 219 230 230 230 209 percent [+]
Central Bank Balance Sheet 1013337.00 941000 993887 989909 985712 1751000 EUR Million [+]
TRADE Actual Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 2020
Balance of Trade -4956.00 -3650 -3300 -3300 -4474 -1650 EUR Million [+]
Exports 40446.00 36350 37800 37800 40350 37850 EUR Million [+]
Imports 45402.00 40000 41100 41100 45220 39500 EUR Million [+]
Current Account -2227.00 -922 -1250 -1250 -1633 -550 EUR Million [+]
External Debt 4883344.00 5620000 4685261 4675193 4666504 6520000 EUR Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -0.90 -1.8 -1.3 -1.3 -1.3 -0.9 percent [+]
Terms of Trade 115.09 116 114 113 113 122 Index Points [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 3194.00 2980 2807 2807 2807 4330 EUR Million [+]
Capital Flows -19512.00 -8006 -2054 -875 -811 7500 EUR Million [+]
Remittances 50.00 39 50.94 51.32 51.62 39 EUR Million [+]
Gold Reserves 2435.91 2440 2442 2446 2450 2440 Tonnes [+]
Terrorism Index 5.96 5.96 5.96 5.96 5.96 5.96 [+]
Tourism Revenues 2705.00 1655 2960 4489 3367 3255 EUR Million [+]
Tourist Arrivals 84500.00 84800 85200 85200 83825 86200 Thousand [+]
Crude Oil Production 15.00 17 15.48 15.52 15.57 17 BBL/D/1K [+]
Weapons Sales 2226.00 2207 2204 2201 2197 2204 USD Million [+]
GOVERNMENT Actual Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 2020
Government Debt to GDP 96.00 95.9 96 96 96 92.5 percent [+]
Government Budget -3.40 -3 -2.7 -2.7 -2.7 -1.9 percent of GDP [+]
Government Budget Value -77.20 -67.5 -27.2 -59.9 -48.38 -61.8 EUR Billion [+]
Government Spending 131009.00 132800 132123 132616 133072 134000 EUR Million [+]
Government Spending to GDP 56.20 55.4 54.7 54.7 55.25 53 percent [+]
Government Revenues 260.08 312 68 159 134 258 EUR Billion [+]
Government Debt 2231.70 2280 2259 2256 2254 2470 EUR Billion [+]
Fiscal Expenditure 328.34 380 95 219 168 320 EUR Billion [+]
Military Expenditure 55680.60 55894 55925 55957 55988 55363 USD Million [+]
Asylum Applications 6955.00 8250 6827 6672 6530 2150 persons [+]
BUSINESS Actual Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 2020
Business Confidence 112.00 114 111 110 109 108 [+]
Manufacturing PMI 59.30 51.9 52.4 53.2 55.13 52.8 [+]
Services PMI 59.40 53.4 55.5 55.5 54.79 54 Index Points [+]
Composite Pmi 60.00 56.8 56.2 56.2 57.49 53.1 Index Points [+]
Industrial Production 3.20 1.4 1.5 1.5 1.7 2.3 percent [+]
Industrial Production Mom 1.90 0.6 -0.3 -0.3 0.5 0.4 percent [+]
Manufacturing Production 3.10 1.7 1.8 1.8 1.9 2.2 percent [+]
Capacity Utilization 84.90 84 85.05 85.14 85.18 87 percent [+]
New Orders 0.50 -10 -8 -8 -5.91 -6 [+]
Bankruptcies 346.00 375 340 343 346 360 Companies [+]
Zew Economic Sentiment Index 31.80 12 14 14 19.65 22 [+]
Car Registrations 179246.00 162700 172400 172400 169422 163500 Cars [+]
Internet Speed 10756.57 10935 10858 10680 10794 10006 KBps [+]
IP Addresses 29887339.00 30209976 29557109 29969297 30276966 29887515 IP [+]
Mining Production -2.00 1.6 1.4 1.4 -1.46 0.9 percent [+]
Steel Production 1357.83 990 1373 1402 1424 1050 Thousand Tonnes [+]
Changes In Inventories 11395.00 2358 8949 7984 7051 2224 EUR Million [+]
Competitiveness Index 5.18 5.2 5.25 5.25 5.2 5.34 Points [+]
Competitiveness Rank 22.00 21 20 20 20 18 [+]
Ease of Doing Business 31.00 28 27 27 37 25 [+]
Electricity Production 41233.00 54804 49158 44390 46418 56542 Gigawatt-hour [+]
Corruption Index 69.00 70 71 71 69 73 Points [+]
Corruption Rank 23.00 22 21 21 21 19 [+]
CONSUMER Actual Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 2020
Consumer Confidence 102.00 101 105 104 103 103 [+]
Retail Sales MoM -1.50 0.7 0.28 0.22 0.21 0.9 percent [+]
Retail Sales YoY 2.30 3.5 3.4 3.2 2.72 2.7 percent [+]
Consumer Spending 299222.20 299900 300648 301353 301853 308000 EUR Million [+]
Disposable Personal Income 351655.00 352000 356493 357798 359040 362000 EUR Million [+]
Personal Savings 14.51 14.9 14.35 14.39 14.42 12.9 percent [+]
Households Debt To Gdp 58.10 55.8 58.46 58.58 58.68 52.4 percent of GDP [+]
Households Debt To Income 89.47 86.3 90.6 90.73 90.85 83.5 percent [+]
Personal Spending -1.90 0.5 -0.6 -0.6 0.12 0.8 percent [+]
Bank Lending Rate 1.80 1.92 2.16 2.3 2.42 2.8 percent [+]
Consumer Credit 1314360.00 1670000 1328768 1336830 1343503 2560000 EUR Million [+]
Gasoline Prices 1.67 1.45 1.44 1.46 1.64 1.65 USD/Liter [+]
HOUSING Actual Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 2020
Construction Output 0.70 3.2 2.6 2.5 2.2 2.1 percent [+]
Housing Index 103.72 107 103 103 102 119 Index points [+]
Housing Starts 37000.00 40500 32200 32200 32531 42300 [+]
Home Ownership Rate 64.10 63.8 63.4 63.4 63.77 63 percent [+]
New Home Sales 28230.00 29700 31600 31600 28004 32500 [+]
Construction Pmi 51.80 51.6 52.5 52.5 48.51 53.4 [+]
Building Permits 45000.00 38600 34600 34600 42337 39400 [+]
TAXES Actual Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 2020
Corporate Tax Rate 33.30 33.3 33 33.3 34 33.3 percent [+]
Personal Income Tax Rate 50.20 50.2 50.2 50.2 51 50.2 percent [+]
Sales Tax Rate 20.00 20 20 20 20 20 percent [+]
Social Security Rate 54.83 54.8 54.8 54.8 54.21 54.8 percent [+]
Social Security Rate For Companies 40.63 40.6 40.6 40.6 40.58 40.6 percent [+]
Social Security Rate For Employees 14.20 14.2 14.2 14.2 14.3 14.2 percent [+]
CLIMATE Actual Q4/17 Q1/18 Q2/18 Q3/18 2020
Precipitation 24.00 69.7 69.7 69.7 69.7 69.7 mm [+]
Temperature 7.00 8.54 10.06 13.42 11.97 10.04 celsius [+]