RELATED NEWS

Tuesday February 20 2018
Iceland Three Month Interbank Rate at 4.40 percent  
Iceland Three Month Interbank Rate was quoted at 4.40 percent on Monday February 19.
Sunday February 18 2018
Iceland - Credit Rating at 55.45  
Standard & Poor's credit rating for Iceland stands at A with stable outlook. Moody's credit rating for Iceland was last set at A3 with stable outlook. Fitch's credit rating for Iceland was last reported at A with stable outlook.
Saturday February 17 2018
Iceland Job Vacancies at 122.00  
Job Vacancies in Iceland increased to 122 in January from 71 in December of 2017.
Saturday February 17 2018
Iceland Car Registrations at 2037.00  
Car Registrations in Iceland increased to 2037 in January from 1414 in December of 2017.
Saturday February 17 2018
Iceland Foreign Exchange Reserves at 670832.92 ISK Million  
Foreign Exchange Reserves in Iceland decreased to 670832.92 ISK Million in January from 686135.14 ISK Million in December of 2017.
Friday February 16 2018
Iceland Disposable Income per Capita at 3634.70 ISK Thousand  
Disposable Personal Income in Iceland increased to 3634.70 ISK Thousand in 2016 from 3343.10 ISK Thousand in 2015.
Tuesday February 13 2018
Iceland Social Security Rate at 10.84 percent  
The Social Security Rate in Iceland stands at 10.84 percent.
Tuesday February 13 2018
Iceland Social Security Rate For Employees at 4.00 percent  
The Social Security Rate For Employees in Iceland stands at 4 percent.
Tuesday February 13 2018
Iceland Balance of Trade at -5400.00 ISK Million  
Iceland recorded a trade deficit of 5400 ISK Million in January of 2018.
Tuesday February 13 2018
Iceland Imports at 53900.00 ISK Million  
Imports in Iceland decreased to 53900 ISK Million in January from 69609 ISK Million in December of 2017.
Tuesday February 13 2018
Iceland Exports at 48500.00 ISK Million  
Exports in Iceland increased to 48500 ISK Million in January from 43056 ISK Million in December of 2017.
Tuesday February 13 2018
Iceland Social Security Rate For Companies at 6.84 percent  
The Social Security Rate For Companies in Iceland stands at 6.84 percent.
Monday February 12 2018
Iceland Personal Income Tax Rate at 46.30 percent  
The Personal Income Tax Rate in Iceland stands at 46.30 percent.
Friday February 09 2018
Iceland Corporate Tax Rate at 20.00 percent  
The Corporate Tax Rate in Iceland stands at 20 percent.
Thursday February 08 2018
Iceland Government Revenues at 282.20 ISK Billion  
Government Revenues in Iceland increased to 282.20 ISK Billion in the first quarter of 2018 from 273.50 ISK Billion in the second quarter of 2017.
Wednesday February 07 2018
Iceland Government Budget Value at 13.20 ISK Billion  
Iceland recorded a government budget surplus of 13.20 ISK Billion in the third quarter of 2017.
Wednesday February 07 2018
Iceland Fiscal Expenditure at 269.00 ISK Billion  
Fiscal Expenditure in Iceland increased to 269 ISK Billion in the third quarter of 2017 from 261.10 ISK Billion in the second quarter of 2017.
Wednesday February 07 2018
Iceland Interest Rate at 4.25 percent  
The Central Bank of Iceland held its benchmark interest rate at 4.25 percent on February 7th, 2018, saying a tight monetary stance is needed to contain rapid domestic demand growth while inflation is expected to remain close to target over the forecast horizon. Still, the outlook is for GDP growth to be somewhat weaker in 2017 and 2018 than was forecast in November, largely because exports grew more slowly than expected last year, according to the Central Bank’s new macroeconomic forecast.
Saturday February 03 2018
Iceland House Price Index at 416.80 Index Points  
Housing Index in Iceland increased to 416.80 Index Points in January from 413.30 Index Points in December of 2017.
Wednesday January 31 2018
Iceland Gasoline Prices at 2.03 USD/Liter  
Gasoline Prices in Iceland increased to 2.03 USD/Liter in January from 1.92 USD/Liter in December of 2017.
Tuesday January 30 2018
Iceland Full Time Employment at 145.20 Thousand  
Full Time Employment in Iceland decreased to 145.20 Thousand in the third quarter of 2017 from 148.30 Thousand in the second quarter of 2017.
Tuesday January 30 2018
Iceland Part Time Employment at 39.00 Thousand  
Part Time Employment in Iceland increased to 39 Thousand in the third quarter of 2017 from 37.70 Thousand in the second quarter of 2017.
Tuesday January 30 2018
Iceland Producer Prices at 194.20 Index Points  
Producer Prices in Iceland increased to 194.20 Index Points in December from 193.50 Index Points in November of 2017.
Tuesday January 30 2018
Iceland Producer Prices Change at 2.40 percent  
Producer prices in Iceland went up 2.4 percent year-on-year in December of 2017, above a 1.8 percent rise in November. It is a new high since July of 2015 amid increases in cost of marine products (3.8 percent compared to 1.4 percent in November) and power intensive industry products (11.5 percent compared to 16.4 percent). Also, prices fell less for other manufacturing industry (-8.9 percent compared to -13.6 percent) and food products (-0.7 percent compared to -1.9 percent). On a monthly basis, producer prices rose 0.3 percent, following a 0.4 percent gain in November.
Monday January 29 2018
Iceland Inflation Rate at 2.40 percent  
The consumer price index in Iceland increased 2.4 percent year-on-year in January of 2018, up from a 1.9 percent rise in the preceding month. It was the highest inflation rate since July of 2014. Prices remained high for housing & utilities (9.7 percent vs 9.8 percent in December), namely rentals (14.4 percent vs 14.8 percent); sewerage services (4.9 percent vs 1.9 percent); water supply (6.7 percent vs -4.2 percent) and electricity (2.4 percent vs 1.3 percent). Also, cost rose faster for health (2.2 percent vs 1.5 percent) and education (2.1 percent vs 2 percent). In addition, prices fell at a slower pace for: transport (-2.3 percent vs -3.7 percent); food & non-alcoholic beverages (-0.1 percent vs -0.5 percent); recreation & culture (-1 percent vs -1.3 percent); furnishings (-5.3 percent vs -7 percent) and communication (-10 percent vs -12.9 percent). On a monthly basis, consumer prices went down 0.1 percent, compared to a 0.3 percent increase in December.
Monday January 29 2018
Iceland CPI Housing & Utilities at 430.80 Index Points  
CPI Housing Utilities in Iceland increased to 430.80 Index Points in January from 426 Index Points in December of 2017.
Monday January 29 2018
Iceland Food Inflation at -0.10 percent  
Cost of food in Iceland decreased 0.10 percent in January of 2018 over the same month in the previous year.
Monday January 29 2018
Iceland Core Inflation Rate at 2.50 percent  
Core consumer prices in Iceland increased 2.50 percent in January of 2018 over the same month in the previous year.
Monday January 29 2018
Iceland CPI Transportation at 149.32 Index Points  
The transportation sub-index of the CPI basket in Iceland decreased to 149.32 Index Points in January of 2018 from 149.96 Index Points in December of 2017.
Monday January 29 2018
Iceland Core Consumer Prices at 251.30 Index Points  
Core Consumer Prices in Iceland decreased to 251.30 Index Points in January from 251.90 Index Points in December of 2017.
Monday January 29 2018
Iceland Consumer Price Index (CPI) at 446.80 Index Points  
Consumer Price Index CPI in Iceland decreased to 446.80 Index Points in January from 447.20 Index Points in December of 2017.
Monday January 29 2018
Iceland Inflation Rate MoM at -0.10 percent  
The Consumer Price Index in Iceland decreased 0.10 percent in January of 2018 over the previous month.
Thursday January 25 2018
Iceland Labor Force Participation Rate at 83.00 percent  
Labor Force Participation Rate in Iceland increased to 83 percent in December from 80.90 percent in November of 2017.
Thursday January 25 2018
Iceland Employment Rate at 80.30 percent  
Employment Rate in Iceland increased to 80.30 percent in December from 79.20 percent in November of 2017.
Thursday January 25 2018
Iceland Employed Persons at 198000.00  
The number of employed persons in Iceland increased to 198000 in December of 2017 from 194300 in November of 2017.
Thursday January 25 2018
Iceland Youth Unemployment Rate at 11.00 percent  
Youth Unemployment Rate in Iceland increased to 11 percent in December from 8.60 percent in November of 2017.
Thursday January 25 2018
Iceland Unemployed Persons at 6800.00  
The number of unemployed persons in Iceland increased to 6800 in December of 2017 from 4200 in November of 2017.
Thursday January 25 2018
Iceland Unemployment Rate at 3.30 percent  
The seasonally adjusted unemployment rate in Iceland rose to 3.3 percent in December 2017 from a downwardly revised 2.1 percent in the previous month, as the number of unemployed increased by 2,600 to 6,800. Meanwhile, the number of employed went up by 3,700 to 198,000. The activity rate rose to 83 percent from 80.9 percent in the previous month.
Tuesday January 23 2018
Iceland Real Wage Growth at 5.30 percent  
Wages in Iceland increased 5.30 percent in November of 2017 over the same month in the previous year.
Tuesday January 23 2018
Iceland Money Supply M0 at 147.69 ISK Billion  
Money Supply M0 in Iceland increased to 147.69 ISK Billion in December from 129.51 ISK Billion in November of 2017.
Tuesday January 23 2018
Iceland Money Supply M3 at 1728.61 ISK Billion  
Money Supply M3 in Iceland decreased to 1728.61 ISK Billion in December from 1759.21 ISK Billion in November of 2017.
Tuesday January 23 2018
Iceland Money Supply M1 at 518.50 ISK Billion  
Money Supply M1 in Iceland increased to 518.50 ISK Billion in December from 486.03 ISK Billion in November of 2017.
Tuesday January 23 2018
Iceland Money Supply M2 at 1075.59 ISK Billion  
Money Supply M2 in Iceland increased to 1075.59 ISK Billion in December from 1074.51 ISK Billion in November of 2017.
Tuesday January 23 2018
Iceland Banks Balance Sheet at 3400961.00 ISK Million  
Banks Balance Sheet in Iceland decreased to 3400961 ISK Million in December from 3479267 ISK Million in November of 2017.
Tuesday January 23 2018
Iceland Central Bank Balance Sheet at 760387.00 ISK Million  
Central Bank Balance Sheet in Iceland decreased to 760387 ISK Million in December from 777408 ISK Million in November of 2017.
Tuesday January 23 2018
Iceland Bankruptcies at 115.00 companies  
Bankruptcies in Iceland increased to 115 companies in November from 66 companies in October of 2017.
Tuesday January 23 2018
Iceland Foreign Visitors at 135240.00  
Tourist Arrivals in Iceland decreased to 135240 in December from 144641 in November of 2017.
Monday January 22 2018
Iceland Asylum Applications at 80.00 persons  
Asylum Applications in Iceland decreased to 80 persons in October from 105 persons in September of 2017.
Thursday January 18 2018
Iceland Average Precipitation at 119.47 mm  
Precipitation in Iceland increased to 119.47 mm in December from 110.09 mm in November of 2015.
Thursday January 18 2018
Iceland Average Temperature at -2.72 celsius  
Temperature in Iceland decreased to -2.72 celsius in December from -0.91 celsius in November of 2015.
Wednesday January 17 2018
Iceland Harmonised Consumer Prices at 98.70 Index Points  
Harmonised Consumer Prices in Iceland increased to 98.70 Index Points in December from 97.40 Index Points in November of 2017.
Monday January 15 2018
Iceland Consumer Confidence at 137.00 Index Points  
Consumer Confidence in Iceland increased to 137 in December from 124 in November of 2017.
Thursday January 11 2018
Iceland Sales Tax Rate - VAT at 24.00 percent  
The Sales Tax Rate in Iceland stands at 24 percent.
Wednesday January 10 2018
Iceland Gold Reserves at 1.98 Tonnes  
Gold Reserves in Iceland remained unchanged at 1.98 Tonnes in the fourth quarter of 2017 from 1.98 Tonnes in the third quarter of 2017.
Wednesday December 27 2017
Iceland Private Debt to GDP at 314.90 percent  
Private Debt to GDP in Iceland decreased to 314.90 percent in 2016 from 336.70 percent in 2015.
Saturday December 09 2017
Iceland Changes in Inventories at 11870.00 ISK Million  
The stocks of goods held by firms in Iceland increased by 11870 ISK Million in the third quarter of 2017.
Saturday December 09 2017
Iceland Gross Fixed Capital Formation at 77232.00 ISK Million  
Gross Fixed Capital Formation in Iceland increased to 77232 ISK Million in the third quarter of 2017 from 71277 ISK Million in the second quarter of 2017.
Saturday December 09 2017
Iceland GDP Constant Prices at 351327.00 ISK Million  
GDP Constant Prices in Iceland increased to 351327 ISK Million in the third quarter of 2017 from 348179 ISK Million in the second quarter of 2017.
Saturday December 09 2017
Iceland Government Spending at 70326.00 ISK Million  
Government Spending in Iceland decreased to 70326 ISK Million in the third quarter of 2017 from 72134 ISK Million in the second quarter of 2017.
Saturday December 09 2017
Iceland Consumer Spending at 173424.00 ISK Million  
Consumer Spending in Iceland decreased to 173424 ISK Million in the third quarter of 2017 from 189120 ISK Million in the second quarter of 2017.
Friday December 08 2017
Iceland GDP Annual Growth Rate at 3.10 percent  
Iceland GDP advanced 3.1 percent year-on-year in the third quarter of 2017, slowing from an upwardly revised 4.3 percent expansion in the previous period. It is the lowest growth rate since the last three months of 2015 as consumption slowed for both private (6.7 percent compared to 9.3 percent in the second quarter) and public (2.9 percent compared to 3.2 percent) sector. In contrast, gross fixed capital formation surged 19.4 percent (10.3 percent in the previous period), inventories grew 1.7 percent (-0.5 percent in Q2) and the positive contribution from net trade was bigger in spite of exports falling 0.1 percent (+9 percent in Q2) and imports growing 9 percent (+16.5 in Q2). On a quarterly basis, the economy expanded 2.2 percent, recovering from an upwardly revised 1.7 percent contraction in the previous three months.
Friday December 08 2017
Iceland GDP Growth Rate at 2.20 percent  
Iceland GDP advanced 2.2 percent on quarter in the third quarter of 2017, recovering from an upwardly revised 1.7 percent contraction in the previous three months.
Monday December 04 2017
Iceland Total External Debt at 2251.63 ISK Billion  
External Debt in Iceland decreased to 2251.63 ISK Billion in the third quarter of 2017 from 2567.80 ISK Billion in the second quarter of 2017.
Monday December 04 2017
Iceland Foreign Direct Investment - Net Inflows at -357.44 ISK Billion  
Foreign Direct Investment in Iceland decreased by 357.44 ISK Billion in the third quarter of 2017.
Monday December 04 2017
Iceland Remittances at 1065.00 ISK Million  
Remittances in Iceland decreased to 1065 ISK Million in the third quarter of 2017 from 1102 ISK Million in the second quarter of 2017.
Monday December 04 2017
Iceland Capital Flows at 71.85 ISK Billion  
Iceland recorded a capital and financial account surplus of 71.85 ISK Billion in the third quarter of 2017.
Monday December 04 2017
Iceland Current Account at 68.14 ISK Billion  
Iceland's current account surplus shrank to ISK 68.1 billion in the third quarter of 2017 from a record high of ISK 100.8 billion in the same period of the previous year. The services surplus decreased to ISK 117.5 billion from ISK 122.7 billion and the primary income surplus fell to ISK 1.6 billion from ISK 2.8 billion. In addition, the goods deficit increased sharply to ISK 47.5 billion from ISK 22.5 billion and the secondary income shortfall also rose to ISK 3.5 billion from ISK 2.4 billion a year ago. Considering January to September, the current account deficit narrowed to ISK 91.2 billion from ISK 147.3 billion in the same period of 2016.
Wednesday November 22 2017
Iceland Terrorism Index at 0.13  
Terrorism Index in Iceland decreased to 0.13 in 2016 from 0.25 in 2015.
Monday November 06 2017
Iceland Export Prices at 194.44 Index Points  
Export Prices in Iceland decreased to 194.44 Index Points in 2016 from 216.01 Index Points in 2015.
Tuesday October 31 2017
Ease of Doing Business in Iceland at 23.00  
Iceland is ranked 23 among 190 economies in the ease of doing business, according to the latest World Bank annual ratings. The rank of Iceland deteriorated to 23 in 2017 from 20 in 2016.
Friday October 27 2017
Iceland Internet Speed at 16496.34 KBps  
Internet Speed in Iceland decreased to 16496.34 KBps in the first quarter of 2017 from 17443.89 KBps in the fourth quarter of 2016.
Friday October 27 2017
Iceland IP Addresses at 152051.00 IP  
IP Addresses in Iceland increased to 152051 IP in the first quarter of 2017 from 145358 IP in the fourth quarter of 2016.
Wednesday October 18 2017
Iceland Competitiveness Index at 4.99 Points  
Iceland scored 4.99 points out of 7 on the 2017-2018 Global Competitiveness Report published by the World Economic Forum.
Wednesday October 18 2017
Iceland Competitiveness Rank at 28.00  
Iceland is the 28 most competitive nation in the world out of 137 countries ranked in the 2017-2018 edition of the Global Competitiveness Report published by the World Economic Forum.
Wednesday August 02 2017
Iceland Housing Starts at 1133.00 units  
Housing Starts in Iceland decreased to 1133 units in 2016 from 1612 units in 2015.
Tuesday August 01 2017
Iceland Consumer Confidence Current Conditions at 162.70  
Consumer Confidence Current Conditions in Iceland increased to 162.70 in June from 152.30 in May of 2017.
Tuesday August 01 2017
Iceland Consumer Confidence Economic Expectations at 93.70  
Consumer Confidence Economic Expectations in Iceland decreased to 93.70 in June from 104.40 in May of 2017.
Wednesday July 12 2017
Iceland GDP per capita PPP at 45276.45 USD  
The Gross Domestic Product per capita in Iceland was last recorded at 45276.45 US dollars in 2016, when adjusted by purchasing power parity (PPP). The GDP per Capita, in Iceland, when adjusted by Purchasing Power Parity is equivalent to 255 percent of the world's average.
Tuesday July 11 2017
Iceland GDP per capita at 48613.89 USD  
The Gross Domestic Product per capita in Iceland was last recorded at 48613.89 US dollars in 2016. The GDP per Capita in Iceland is equivalent to 385 percent of the world's average.
Monday July 10 2017
Iceland Population at 0.34 Million  
The total population in Iceland was estimated at 0.34 million people on January 1st 2017.
Sunday July 09 2017
Iceland GDP at 20.05 USD Billion  
The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Iceland was worth 20.05 billion US dollars in 2016. The GDP value of Iceland represents 0.03 percent of the world economy.
Monday July 03 2017
Iceland Government Budget at 1.30 percent of GDP  
Iceland recorded a Government Budget surplus equal to 1.30 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2016.
Monday July 03 2017
Iceland Government Debt to GDP at 54.00 percent  
Iceland recorded a government debt equivalent to 54 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2016.
Monday July 03 2017
Deposit Interest Rate in Iceland at 4.85 percent  
Deposit Interest Rate in Iceland increased to 4.85 in 2004 from 4.81 in 2003.
Monday July 03 2017
Iceland Corruption Index at 78.00 Points  
Iceland scored 78 points out of 100 on the 2016 Corruption Perceptions Index reported by Transparency International.
Monday July 03 2017
Iceland Corruption Rank at 14.00  
Iceland is the 14 least corrupt nation out of 175 countries, according to the 2016 Corruption Perceptions Index reported by Transparency International.
Monday July 03 2017
Iceland Government Spending to GDP at 41.20 percent  
Government spending in Iceland was last recorded at 41.2 percent of GDP in 2016 .
Monday July 03 2017
Iceland Gross National Income at 1352143.00 ISK Million  
Gross National Product in Iceland increased to 1352143 ISK Million in 2016 from 1213634 ISK Million in 2015.
Monday July 03 2017
Iceland GDP Deflator at 179.66 Index Points  
GDP Deflator in Iceland increased to 179.66 Index Points in 2016 from 176.06 Index Points in 2015.
Monday July 03 2017
Iceland Long Term Unemployment Rate at 0.50 percent  
Long Term Unemployment Rate in Iceland decreased to 0.50 percent in 2015 from 0.60 percent in 2014.
Monday July 03 2017
Iceland Import Prices at 208.16 Index Points  
Import Prices in Iceland decreased to 208.16 Index Points in 2016 from 236.74 Index Points in 2015.
Monday July 03 2017
Iceland Home Ownership Rate at 77.80 percent  
Home Ownership Rate in Iceland decreased to 77.80 percent in 2015 from 78.20 percent in 2014.
Monday July 03 2017
Iceland Retirement Age - Men at 67.00  
Retirement Age Men in Iceland remained unchanged at 67 in 2016 from 67 in 2015.
Monday July 03 2017
Iceland Retirement Age - Women at 67.00  
Retirement Age Women in Iceland remained unchanged at 67 in 2016 from 67 in 2015.
Monday July 03 2017
Iceland Average Monthly Wage at 553000.00 ISK/Month  
Wages in Iceland increased to 553000 ISK/Month in 2015 from 511000 ISK/Month in 2014.
Thursday June 29 2017
Iceland Current Account to GDP at 8.00 percent  
Iceland recorded a Current Account surplus of 8 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2016.
MORE RELATED NEWS