Markets Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2020
Currency 1.14 1.11 1.11 1.1 1.1 1.08
Stock Market (points) 2925.74 2856 2817 2778 2740 2665
Government Bond 10Y (%) -0.02 0.14 0.16 0.17 0.18 0.22
Overview Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2020
GDP Growth Rate (%) 0.40 0.4 0.5 0.4 0.5 0.3
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 1.40 1.3 1.5 1.8 1.8 1.4
Unemployment Rate (%) 6.80 6.5 6.5 8.5 7.6 8.2
Inflation Rate (%) 1.70 2.3 2.2 2.1 1.9 2
Inflation Rate Mom (%) 0.20 0.1 0.2 0.5 0.5 0.3
Interest Rate (%) 0.00 0 0 0 0 0.25
Balance of Trade (EUR Million) -296.06 -800 -200 -300 -600 -500
Current Account (EUR Million) 1907.00 1318 828 1190 1190 1220
Current Account to GDP (%) 2.30 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.1 2.1
Government Debt to GDP (%) 73.80 70 70 70 67 67
Government Budget (% of GDP) 0.10 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.2
Manufacturing PMI 48.30 48.7 54.8 54.5 53 53.4
Consumer Confidence (Index Points) 0.00 -2.6 -2.2 -2.4 -2 -2.7
Retail Sales MoM (%) 1.30 -1.5 0.04 -0.5 -0.5 0.1
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 25.00 25 25 25 25 25
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 55.00 55 55 55 55 55
GDP Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2020
GDP Growth Rate (%) 0.40 0.4 0.5 0.4 0.5 0.3
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 1.40 1.3 1.5 1.8 1.8 1.4
GDP (USD Billion) 416.60 448 448 448 464 464
GDP Constant Prices (EUR Million) 83280.41 83085 84046 88767 88767 90010
Gross National Product (EUR Million) 386.09 371 371 393 393 399
Gross Fixed Capital Formation (EUR Million) 17833.73 19994 20698 22487 22487 22801
GDP per capita (USD) 49129.23 50600 50600 50600 51500 51500
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 45436.69 45900 45900 45900 46350 46350
Labour Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2020
Unemployment Rate (%) 6.80 6.5 6.5 8.5 7.6 8.2
Wages (EUR/Month) 2688.92 2709 2719 2800 2800 2850
Wages in Manufacturing (Index Points) 138.30 136 136 146 146 150
Population (Million) 8.82 8.85 8.85 8.87 8.92 8.92
Retirement Age Women 60.00 60 60 60 60 60
Retirement Age Men 65.00 65 65 65 65 65
Wages Low Skilled (EUR/Month) 1660.00 1762 1767 1759 1759 1784
Wages High Skilled (EUR/Month) 3590.00 3987 4072 3737 3737 3767
Living Wage Family (EUR/Month) 1560.00 1574 1573 1750 1750 1800
Prices Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2020
Inflation Rate (%) 1.70 2.3 2.2 2.1 1.9 2
Inflation Rate Mom (%) 0.20 0.1 0.2 0.5 0.5 0.3
Consumer Price Index CPI (Index Points) 106.70 107 108 109 108 111
Producer Prices (Index Points) 103.00 104 104 105 105 106
Producer Prices Change (%) 1.40 1.3 1 1.8 2.1 1.4
Food Inflation (%) 1.20 1.9 1.9 2 2 1.9
CPI Transportation (Index Points) 105.00 107 108 106 105 109
Money Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2020
Interest Rate (%) 0.00 0 0 0 0 0.25
Interbank Rate (%) -0.33 -0.31 -0.31 -0.31 -0.06 -0.06
Trade Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2020
Balance of Trade (EUR Million) -296.06 -800 -200 -300 -600 -500
Current Account (EUR Million) 1907.00 1318 828 1190 1190 1220
Current Account to GDP (%) 2.30 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.1 2.1
Imports (EUR Million) 13817.00 13700 13400 12400 14700 13200
Exports (EUR Million) 13521.00 12900 13200 12100 14100 12700
Government Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2020
Government Debt to GDP (%) 73.80 70 70 70 67 67
Government Budget (% of GDP) 0.10 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.2
Government Spending (EUR Million) 15711.80 16078 16191 17299 17299 17541
Government Spending to GDP (%) 48.50 48 48 48 47.7 47.7
Taxes Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2020
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 (%) 39.60 39.6 39.6 39.6 39.6 39.6
Social Security Rate For Companies (%) 21.38 21.38 21.38 21.38 21.38 21.38
Social Security Rate For Employees (%) 18.12 18.12 18.12 18.12 18.12 18.12
Business Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2020
Manufacturing PMI 48.30 48.7 54.8 54.5 53 53.4
Industrial Production (%) 4.50 5.2 5.3 5.8 4.5 3.5
Business Confidence (Index Points) -2.80 -2 -1.7 -1.6 -1.2 -2.6
Consumer Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2020
Consumer Confidence (Index Points) 0.00 -2.6 -2.2 -2.4 -2 -2.7
Retail Sales MoM (%) 1.30 -1.5 0.04 -0.5 -0.5 0.1
Retail Sales YoY (%) 1.20 1.8 2.5 1.1 1.3 0.9
Consumer Spending (EUR Million) 41165.80 40996 41038 41797 41797 42382
Bank Lending Rate (%) 1.78 1.75 1.75 1.75 2 2
Households Debt To Income (%) 84.91 83.86 83.86 83.86 83.86 83.86
Gasoline Prices (USD/Liter) 1.50 1.35 1.32 1.29 1.26 1.26
Housing Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2020
Building Permits 15564.00 19370 20540 19740 18100 20360


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