Friday May 26 2017
Georgia Unemployed Persons at 235.10 Thousand


The number of unemployed persons in Georgia decreased to 235.10 Thousand in 2016 from 241.60 Thousand in 2015.





Friday May 26 2017
Georgia Unemployment Rate at 11.80 percent


The unemployment rate in Georgia decreased to 11.8 percent in 2016 from 12 percent in the previous year, hitting its lowest level since 2003. The number of unemployed persons declined by 6.5 thousand to 235.1 thousand and employment went down by 16.6 thousand to 1763.3 thousand. The labor force participation rate fell to 67.5 percent from 67.8 percent in 2015.





Thursday May 25 2017
Georgia Import Prices at 99.50 Index Points


Import Prices in Georgia increased to 99.50 Index Points in April from 94.80 Index Points in March of 2017.





Thursday May 25 2017
Georgia Export Prices at 99.30 Index Points


Export Prices in Georgia increased to 99.30 Index Points in April from 95.80 Index Points in March of 2017.





Thursday May 25 2017
Georgia Producer Prices at 134.00 Index Points


Producer Prices in Georgia decreased to 134.00 Index Points in April of 2017 from 135.70 Index Points in March.





Thursday May 25 2017
Georgia Producer Prices Change at 9.00 percent


Producer prices in Georgia rose by 9 percent year-on-year in April of 2017, after an upwardly 9.6 percent increase in the preceding month. It was the sixth straight month of rise, mainly boosted by an increase in prices of mining and quarrying (14.4 percent from 12.6 percent in March); electricity, gas and water (9.4 percent from 10.6 percent), and manufacturing (8.6 percent from 8.6 percent), namely basic metals and fabricated metal products (32.1 percent from 38.4 percent), food, beverages and tobacco products (8.3 percent from 7.8 percent), and rubber and plastic products (6.5 percent from 12.70 percent). On a monthly basis, producer prices went down 1.3 percent, compared to an upwardly revised 1 percent rise in the prior month





Wednesday May 24 2017
Georgia | Credit Rating at 37.50


Standard & Poor's credit rating for Georgia stands at BB- with stable outlook. Moody's credit rating for Georgia was last set at Ba3 with stable outlook. Fitch's credit rating for Georgia was last reported at BB- with stable outlook.





Monday May 22 2017
Georgia Exports at 211.60 USD Million


Export from Georgia rose 28.1 percent from a year earlier to USD 211.6 million in April of 2017. Considering January to April exports rose by 29.9 percent to USD 788.1 million.





Monday May 22 2017
Georgia Imports at 591.60 USD Million


Imports to Georgia went up 6.3 percent from a year earlier to USD 591.6 million in April of 2017. Considering January to April 2017 imports increased by 12.7 percent to USD 2.3 billion.





Sunday May 21 2017
Georgia Balance of Trade at -379.90 USD Million


Georgia's trade deficit narrowed to USD 379.9 million in April 2017 from an upwardly revised USD 391.4 million in the same month a year earlier, preliminary data showed. It was the smallest trade deficit since January 2017, as export rose 28.1 percent to USD 211.6 million while imports went up 6.3 percent to USD 591.6 million. Considering January to April 2017, the deficit was recorded a USD 1.15 billion, as exports went up 29.9 percent to USD 788.1 million while imports increased by 12.7 percent to USD 2.3 billion.