Household Saving Rate in Portugal decreased to 4 percent in the third quarter of 2018 from 4.50 percent in the second quarter of 2018. Personal Savings in Portugal averaged 8.16 percent from 1999 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 12 percent in the third quarter of 2002 and a record low of 4 percent in the third quarter of 2017.
Personal Savings in Portugal is expected to be 4.50 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Personal Savings in Portugal to stand at 4.90 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Portugal Gross Household Saving Rate is projected to trend around 5.80 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.