Markets Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2022
Currency 1.18 1.17 1.17 1.16 1.16 1.14
Stock Market (points) 3394.53 3340 3234 3131 3032 2843
Government Bond 10Y (%) -0.20 0.02 0.04 0.06 0.08 0.1

Overview Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2022
GDP Growth Rate (%) -1.10 2.7 1.1 0.6 0.9 0.7
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) -5.50 1.7 5 5.7 5.3 3.2
Unemployment Rate (%) 7.00 7.5 8.2 8 7.5 7.9
Inflation Rate (%) 2.80 2.5 1.7 1.6 1.5 1.7
Inflation Rate Mom (%) 0.50 1 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.1
Interest Rate (%) 0.00 0 0 0 0 0
Balance of Trade (EUR Million) -887.00 -500 -100 -100 -100 -100
Current Account (EUR Million) -811.00 1220 1220 1220 1220 1220
Current Account to GDP (% of GDP) 2.50 2.6 2.6 2.7 2.7 2.7
Government Debt to GDP (% of GDP) 83.90 82 82 82 82 85
Government Budget (% of GDP) -8.90 -5.6 -5.6 -3.6 -3.6 -3.6
Manufacturing PMI (points) 63.90 54.1 52.8 52.8 52.8 54.5
Consumer Confidence (points) -2.00 -8 -6 -6 -6 -4
Retail Sales MoM (%) 5.80 -0.5 0.5 0.5 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 Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2022
GDP Growth Rate (%) -1.10 2.7 1.1 0.6 0.9 0.7
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) -5.50 1.7 5 5.7 5.3 3.2
GDP (USD Billion) 428.97 435 435 435 435 448
GDP Constant Prices (EUR Million) 84036.87 88234 91270 95396 96032 98448
Gross National Product (EUR Million) 375.56 439 404 394 397 407
Gross Fixed Capital Formation (EUR Million) 20821.70 22099 23121 25657 25828 26478
GDP per capita (USD) 47054.58 49000 49000 49000 49000 51000
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 51935.60 56500 56500 56500 56500 57200

Labour Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2022
Unemployment Rate (%) 7.00 7.5 8.2 8 7.5 7.9
Wages (EUR/Month) 2847.25 2850 2850 2850 2850 2850
Population (Million) 8.90 8.97 8.97 8.97 8.97 9.02
Retirement Age Women 60.00 60 60 60 60 60
Retirement Age Men 65.00 65 65 65 65 65

Prices Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2022
Inflation Rate (%) 2.80 2.5 1.7 1.6 1.5 1.7
Inflation Rate Mom (%) 0.50 1 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.1
Harmonised Consumer Prices (points) 111.30 111 112 112 113 114
Consumer Price Index CPI (points) 102.60 103 113 103 104 105
Producer Prices (points) 106.10 107 107 107 106 104
Producer Prices Change (%) 6.00 1.3 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.5
Food Inflation (%) 0.00 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.5 2
CPI Transportation (points) 105.70 105 102 106 107 103

Money Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2022
Interest Rate (%) 0.00 0 0 0 0 0
Interbank Rate (%) -0.33 -0.33 -0.33 -0.33 -0.33 -0.33

Trade Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2022
Balance of Trade (EUR Million) -887.00 -500 -100 -100 -100 -100
Current Account (EUR Million) -811.00 1220 1220 1220 1220 1220
Current Account to GDP (% of GDP) 2.50 2.6 2.6 2.7 2.7 2.7
Imports (EUR Million) 14561.00 13200 13700 13700 13700 13700
Exports (EUR Million) 13674.00 12700 13600 13600 13600 13600

Government Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2022
Government Debt to GDP (% of GDP) 83.90 82 82 82 82 85
Government Budget (% of GDP) -8.90 -5.6 -5.6 -3.6 -3.6 -3.6
Government Budget Value (EUR Million) 614.00 630 630 630 630 630
Government Spending (EUR Million) 18977.44 19323 17786 20015 20149 20656
Government Spending to GDP (% of GDP) 57.90 51.1 51.1 51.1 51.1 49

Taxes Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2022
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 39.6 39.6 39.6 39.6
Social Security Rate For Companies (%) 21.38 21.48 21.48 21.48 21.48 21.48
Social Security Rate For Employees (%) 18.12 18.12 18.12 18.12 18.12 18.12

Business Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2022
Manufacturing PMI (points) 63.90 54.1 52.8 52.8 52.8 54.5
Industrial Production (%) 23.40 1.9 1 2.2 1.8 1.5
Business Confidence (points) 20.30 -10 -12 -12 -12 -8

Consumer Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2022
Consumer Confidence (points) -2.00 -8 -6 -6 -6 -4
Retail Sales MoM (%) 5.80 -0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
Retail Sales YoY (%) 2.10 1.1 2 0.7 0.5 0.6
Consumer Spending (EUR Million) 39937.60 42345 42975 42794 43079 44163
Consumer Credit (EUR Million) 176980.00 193931 174216 183219 185619 189082
Bank Lending Rate (%) 1.64 1.64 1.64 1.64 1.64 1.64
Gasoline Prices (USD/Liter) 1.58 1.5 1.43 1.35 1.29 1.22
Households Debt To Income (%) 82.71 83.86 83.86 83.86 83.86 83.86

Housing Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2022
Building Permits 19876.00 20360 20900 20900 20900 20900


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