Markets Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
Currency 1.14 1.13 1.13 1.12 1.12 1.1
Stock Market (points) 509.88 479 473 468 463 453
Government Bond 10Y (%) 0.36 0.33 0.36 0.38 0.4 0.45
Overview Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
GDP Growth Rate (%) 0.20 0.4 0.5 0.4 0.6 0.6
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 2.40 2.8 2.6 2.6 2.5 2.3
Unemployment Rate (%) 3.60 4.4 4.5 4.6 4.8 5.1
Inflation Rate (%) 2.00 1.9 2 2.1 1.8 2.3
Interest Rate (%) 0.00 0 0 0.25 0.25 0.75
Balance of Trade (EUR Million) 6983.00 6700 7100 4528 4780 5050
Current Account (EUR Million) 20484.80 26900 19500 21500 24500 25100
Current Account to GDP (%) 10.20 9 9 9 9 8.5
Government Debt to GDP (%) 56.70 51.1 51.1 51.1 51.1 48
Government Budget (% of GDP) 1.10 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.7
Business Confidence (Index Points) 7.50 6.9 6.5 6.2 4 2
Consumer Confidence (Index Points) 9.00 12 16 12 15 10
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 25.00 25 25 25 25 25
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 52.00 52 52 52 52 52
GDP Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
GDP Growth Rate (%) 0.20 0.4 0.5 0.4 0.6 0.6
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 2.40 2.8 2.6 2.6 2.5 2.3
GDP (USD Billion) 826.20 875 875 875 875 888
GDP Constant Prices (EUR Million) 186282.90 186409 187607 187898 190940 195332
Gross National Product (EUR Million) 178310.95 178209 182191 179857 182769 186972
Gross Fixed Capital Formation (EUR Million) 39123.00 39344 39767 39462 40101 41023
GDP per capita (USD) 53597.83 54200 54200 54200 54200 54700
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 48472.54 49500 49500 49500 49500 50100
GDP From Agriculture (EUR Million) 3214.00 3235 2472 3242 3294 3370
GDP From Construction (EUR Million) 7366.91 8432 9026 7558 7551 7725
GDP From Manufacturing (EUR Million) 19796.00 20178 21112 19968 20291 20758
GDP From Mining (EUR Million) 1973.37 2368 2194 2025 2023 2069
GDP From Public Administration (EUR Million) 10616.00 10850 12415 10892 10881 11132
GDP From Services (EUR Million) 34595.25 33398 35844 34895 35460 36276
GDP From Transport (EUR Million) 8103.00 7704 8220 8173 8306 8497
GDP From Utilities (EUR Million) 1025.00 1017 1086 1034 1051 1075
Labour Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
Unemployment Rate (%) 3.60 4.4 4.5 4.6 4.8 5.1
Minimum Wages (EUR/Month) 1615.80 1616 1616 1625 1625 1675
Wages in Manufacturing (Index Points) 114.80 114 116 116 116 120
Population (Million) 17.12 17.18 17.18 17.18 17.18 17.26
Retirement Age Women 66.00 66.25 66 66 66.25 66.5
Retirement Age Men 66.00 66.25 66 66 66.25 66.5
Living Wage Family (EUR/Month) 1560.00 1560 1577 1587 1596 1560
Wages Low Skilled (EUR/Month) 1760.00 1690 1786 1798 1690 1750
Wages High Skilled (EUR/Month) 2920.00 3000 2916 2912 3000 3050
Prices Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
Inflation Rate (%) 2.00 1.9 2 2.1 1.8 2.3
Consumer Price Index CPI (Index Points) 103.99 104 105 106 106 108
Harmonised Consumer Prices (Index Points) 103.38 104 105 106 105 108
Core Consumer Prices (Index Points) 103.64 104 104 105 105 107
Producer Prices (Index Points) 105.50 106 108 109 108 110
Producer Prices Change (%) 2.43 2.1 2.2 2.1 2 2.1
CPI Housing Utilities (Index Points) 106.65 106 106 109 109 111
CPI Transportation (Index Points) 103.31 104 107 108 107 109
Food Inflation (%) 1.00 1.5 1.7 1.7 2 1.9
Money Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
Interest Rate (%) 0.00 0 0 0.25 0.25 0.75
Interbank Rate (%) -0.31 -0.32 -0.32 -0.27 -0.22 -0.22
Private Debt to GDP (%) 308.20 287 287 287 287 274
Trade Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
Balance of Trade (EUR Million) 6983.00 6700 7100 4528 4780 5050
Current Account (EUR Million) 20484.80 26900 19500 21500 24500 25100
Current Account to GDP (%) 10.20 9 9 9 9 8.5
Imports (EUR Million) 37695.00 38400 37400 36504 41120 41750
Exports (EUR Million) 44678.00 45100 44500 41032 45900 46800
Terms of Trade (Index Points) 99.70 101 101 101 101 101
Government Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
Government Debt to GDP (%) 56.70 51.1 51.1 51.1 51.1 48
Government Budget (% of GDP) 1.10 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.7
Government Spending (EUR Million) 44573.00 45781 45757 45732 45687 46738
Government Spending to GDP (%) 42.60 42 42 42.6 42 41.9
Government Budget Value (EUR Billion) -8.90 12.23 0.98 -2.16 -2.47 -2.21
Taxes Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
Corporate Tax Rate (%) 25.00 25 25 25 25 25
Personal Income Tax Rate (%) 52.00 52 52 52 52 52
Sales Tax Rate (%) 21.00 21 21 21 21 21
Social Security Rate (%) 46.34 46.34 46.34 46.34 46.34 46.34
Social Security Rate For Companies (%) 18.69 18.69 18.69 18.69 18.69 18.69
Social Security Rate For Employees (%) 27.65 27.65 27.65 27.65 27.65 27.65
Business Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
Business Confidence (Index Points) 7.50 6.9 6.5 6.2 4 2
Manufacturing Production (%) 2.10 3.8 3.6 2.77 2.5 2
Manufacturing Pmi 57.20 57.4 56.9 55 55 55
Consumer Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
Consumer Confidence (Index Points) 9.00 12 16 12 15 10
Retail Sales YoY (%) 4.10 3.8 3.4 2.38 2.9 2.5
Consumer Spending (EUR Million) 82352.00 82611 82772 83066 84411 86352
Bank Lending Rate (%) 0.85 0.96 0.96 1.01 1.06 1.06
Personal Spending (%) 1.70 2.3 2.31 2.3 0.9 1
Gasoline Prices (USD/Liter) 1.83 1.72 1.68 1.64 1.6 1.6
Housing Actual Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 2020
Housing Index (Index points) 125.70 128 129 136 132 136


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