Markets Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
Currency 1.18 1.18 1.17 1.17 1.16 1.15
Stock Market (points) 2179.62 2119 2073 2027 1983 1894
Government Bond 10Y (%) -0.39 0.04 0.09 0.13 0.19 0.3

Overview Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
GDP Growth Rate (%) -10.40 2.2 1.5 1.1 0.9 0.7
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) -12.50 -5.9 -2 9.3 7.5 4.2
Unemployment Rate (%) 8.40 14.5 15 14.5 14.5 13.5
Inflation Rate (%) 1.50 1.2 1 1.6 1.6 1.7
Inflation Rate Mom (%) 0.60 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Interest Rate (%) 0.00 0 0 0 0 0
Balance of Trade (EUR Million) 520.90 -500 -500 -500 -500 -100
Current Account (EUR Million) -45.00 1220 1220 1220 1220 1220
Current Account to GDP (%) 2.60 2.1 2 2 2 2
Government Debt to GDP (%) 70.40 79 82 82 82 82
Government Budget (% of GDP) 0.70 -4.2 -5.6 -5.6 -5.6 -5.6
Manufacturing PMI (points) 51.70 50.3 51.8 55.5 54.1 52.8
Consumer Confidence (points) -7.10 -9 -7 -6 -8 -6
Retail Sales MoM (%) 0.00 -1 1.2 0.8 -0.5 0.5
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 25.00 25 25 25 25 25
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 55.00 55 55 55 55 55

GDP Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
GDP Growth Rate (%) -10.40 2.2 1.5 1.1 0.9 0.7
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) -12.50 -5.9 -2 9.3 7.5 4.2
GDP (USD Billion) 446.31 410 410 435 435 435
GDP Constant Prices (EUR Million) 80881.48 90010 91248 87400 88403 91270
Gross National Product (EUR Million) 398.52 399 375 391 436 404
Gross Fixed Capital Formation (EUR Million) 19971.27 22801 23173 19679 21829 23121
GDP per capita (USD) 50654.70 46500 49000 49000 49000 49000
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 56352.40 53000 56500 56500 56500 56500

Labour Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
Unemployment Rate (%) 8.40 14.5 15 14.5 14.5 13.5
Wages (EUR/Month) 2768.42 2850 2850 2850 2850 2850
Population (Million) 8.86 8.92 8.97 8.97 8.97 8.97
Retirement Age Women 60.00 60 60 60 60 60
Retirement Age Men 65.00 65 65 65 65 65

Prices Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
Inflation Rate (%) 1.50 1.2 1 1.6 1.6 1.7
Inflation Rate Mom (%) 0.60 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Harmonised Consumer Prices (points) 108.90 111 111 110 110 113
Consumer Price Index CPI (points) 108.60 111 109 109 110 113
Producer Prices (points) 100.40 106 101 99.48 101 107
Producer Prices Change (%) -1.90 -1.8 -1.8 1.1 1.1 1.3
Food Inflation (%) 2.90 1.6 1.8 1.5 1.5 1.9
CPI Transportation (points) 102.20 109 106 104 103 111

Money Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
Interest Rate (%) 0.00 0 0 0 0 0
Interbank Rate (%) -0.33 -0.06 -0.33 -0.33 -0.33 0.44

Trade Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
Balance of Trade (EUR Million) 520.90 -500 -500 -500 -500 -100
Current Account (EUR Million) -45.00 1220 1220 1220 1220 1220
Current Account to GDP (%) 2.60 2.1 2 2 2 2
Imports (EUR Million) 12136.00 13200 13200 13200 13200 13700
Exports (EUR Million) 12657.00 12700 12700 12700 12700 13600

Government Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
Government Debt to GDP (%) 70.40 79 82 82 82 82
Government Budget (% of GDP) 0.70 -4.2 -5.6 -5.6 -5.6 -5.6
Government Budget Value (EUR Million) 1249.00 630 630 630 630 630
Government Spending (EUR Million) 17794.65 17541 17700 16753 19450 17786
Government Spending to GDP (%) 48.20 56.8 51.1 51.1 51.1 51.1

Taxes Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 25.00 25 25 25 25 25
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 55.00 55 55 55 55 55
Sales Tax Rate (%) 20.00 20 20 20 20 20
Social Security Rate (%) 39.50 39.6 39.5 39.5 39.5 39.6
Social Security Rate For Companies (%) 21.38 21.48 21.38 21.38 21.38 21.48
Social Security Rate For Employees (%) 18.12 18.12 18.12 18.12 18.12 18.12

Business Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
Manufacturing PMI (points) 51.70 50.3 51.8 55.5 54.1 52.8
Industrial Production (%) -3.30 -6.5 3.5 4.5 4.5 5.2
Business Confidence (points) -17.10 -16.9 -10 -8 -10 -12

Consumer Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
Consumer Confidence (points) -7.10 -9 -7 -6 -8 -6
Retail Sales MoM (%) 0.00 -1 1.2 0.8 -0.5 0.5
Retail Sales YoY (%) 4.90 -1.8 1.2 7 2.8 4.6
Consumer Spending (EUR Million) 38881.90 42382 43349 43563 42498 42975
Consumer Credit (EUR Million) 176349.00 171811 163279 171072 192347 174216
Bank Lending Rate (%) 1.67 2 1.64 1.64 1.64 2.5
Gasoline Prices (USD/Liter) 1.30 1.26 1.1 1.05 0.99 1.19
Households Debt To Income (%) 83.21 83.86 83.86 83.86 83.86 83.86

Housing Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
Building Permits 13653.00 20360 20360 20360 20360 20900


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