Retail sales in Hungary rose 6.4 percent year-on-year in July 2019, after an upwardly revised 5.4 percent increase in the previous month. Sales grew faster for food, drinks and tobacco (4.5 percent vs 2.1 percent in June) and non-food products (9 percent vs 8.8 percent) while slowed for automotive fuel (5.3 percent vs 7.4 percent). In the first seven months of the year, retail trade advanced 5.8 percent over a year ago. Retail Sales YoY in Hungary averaged 3.21 percent from 1999 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 12.80 percent in December of 1999 and a record low of -7.90 percent in November of 2009.

Retail Sales YoY in Hungary is expected to be 6.00 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Retail Sales YoY in Hungary to stand at 3.60 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Hungary Retail Sales YoY is projected to trend around 3.10 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2019-06-05 07:00 AM Retail Sales YoY Apr 7.1% 6.3% 6.5%
2019-07-04 07:00 AM Retail Sales YoY May 2.6% 7.3% 6.7%
2019-08-02 07:00 AM Retail Sales YoY Jun 5.2% 2.6% 6.2%
2019-09-04 07:00 AM Retail Sales YoY Jul 6.4% 5.4% 5.7%
2019-10-03 07:00 AM Retail Sales YoY Aug 6.4%
2019-11-06 08:00 AM Retail Sales YoY Sep 6%
2019-12-05 08:00 AM Retail Sales YoY Oct


Hungary Consumer Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Consumer Confidence -5.90 -10.10 89.82 -72.30 Index Points [+]
Retail Sales MoM 0.60 0.80 2.90 -6.90 percent [+]
Retail Sales YoY 6.40 5.40 12.80 -7.90 percent [+]
Consumer Spending 4298271.00 4124022.00 4361107.00 2550698.00 HUF Million [+]
Personal Savings 12.12 12.83 19.18 8.27 percent [+]
Private Sector Credit 6519.20 6378.30 8746.70 235.80 HUF Billion [+]
Bank Lending Rate 0.90 0.90 14.25 0.90 percent [+]
Consumer Credit 823.71 804.17 823.71 323.54 HUF Billion [+]
Gasoline Prices 1.32 1.37 1.90 0.72 USD/Liter [+]
Households Debt To GDP 17.90 18.20 40.70 3.90 percent of GDP [+]
Households Debt To Income 33.39 35.62 68.85 9.57 percent [+]


Hungary Retail Sales YoY

In Hungary, the year-over-year change in Retail sales compares the aggregated sales of retail goods and services during a certain month to the same month a year ago. This page provides - Hungary Retail Sales YoY - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Hungary Retail Sales YoY - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on September of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
6.40 5.40 12.80 -7.90 1999 - 2019 percent Monthly
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