Markets Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2022
Currency 1.21 1.2 1.2 1.19 1.19 1.18
Stock Market (points) 3317.13 3238 3167 3097 3029 2894
Government Bond 10Y (%) 0.03 0.01 0.01 0.01 0.01 0.02

Overview Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2022
GDP Growth Rate (%) 0.20 2.5 4.3 1.1 0.6 0.7
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) -2.70 9.3 3.5 3.2 3.2 3.2
Unemployment Rate (%) 8.70 14.5 14.5 13.5 12.8 10.8
Inflation Rate (%) 2.00 2.2 2.2 1.7 1.6 1.7
Inflation Rate Mom (%) 1.10 0.3 1 0.4 0.4 0.1
Interest Rate (%) 0.00 0 0 0 0 0
Balance of Trade (EUR Million) -316.70 -500 -500 -100 -100 -100
Current Account (EUR Million) 1603.00 1220 1220 1220 1220 1220
Current Account to GDP (%) 2.50 2.6 2.6 2.6 2.7 2.7
Government Debt to GDP (%) 83.90 82 82 82 82 85
Government Budget (% of GDP) -8.90 -5.6 -5.6 -5.6 -3.6 -3.6
Manufacturing PMI (points) 64.70 55.5 54.1 52.8 52.8 54.5
Consumer Confidence (points) -8.00 -6 -8 -6 -6 -4
Retail Sales MoM (%) -1.90 0.8 -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 Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2022
GDP Growth Rate (%) 0.20 2.5 4.3 1.1 0.6 0.7
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) -2.70 9.3 3.5 3.2 3.2 3.2
GDP (USD Billion) 446.31 435 435 435 435 448
GDP Constant Prices (EUR Million) 90853.05 87513 93040 93760 93760 96761
Gross National Product (EUR Million) 375.56 436 412 388 388 400
Gross Fixed Capital Formation (EUR Million) 24434.91 21919 23137 25217 25217 26024
GDP per capita (USD) 50654.70 49000 49000 49000 49000 51000
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 56352.40 56500 56500 56500 56500 57200

Labour Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2022
Unemployment Rate (%) 8.70 14.5 14.5 13.5 12.8 10.8
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 Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2022
Inflation Rate (%) 2.00 2.2 2.2 1.7 1.6 1.7
Inflation Rate Mom (%) 1.10 0.3 1 0.4 0.4 0.1
Harmonised Consumer Prices (points) 110.70 111 111 112 112 114
Consumer Price Index CPI (points) 101.90 102 103 103 104 105
Producer Prices (points) 104.10 101 102 107 105 104
Producer Prices Change (%) 2.80 1.1 1.3 1.5 1.5 1.5
Food Inflation (%) 1.20 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.5 2
CPI Transportation (points) 103.90 104 104 102 106 103

Money Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 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 Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2022
Balance of Trade (EUR Million) -316.70 -500 -500 -100 -100 -100
Current Account (EUR Million) 1603.00 1220 1220 1220 1220 1220
Current Account to GDP (%) 2.50 2.6 2.6 2.6 2.7 2.7
Imports (EUR Million) 11344.00 13200 13200 13700 13700 13700
Exports (EUR Million) 11110.00 12700 12700 13600 13600 13600

Government Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2022
Government Debt to GDP (%) 83.90 82 82 82 82 85
Government Budget (% of GDP) -8.90 -5.6 -5.6 -5.6 -3.6 -3.6
Government Budget Value (EUR Million) -4342.00 630 630 630 630 630
Government Spending (EUR Million) 19062.12 19165 18826 19672 19672 20302
Government Spending to GDP (%) 48.20 51.1 51.1 51.1 51.1 49

Taxes Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 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 39.5 39.6 39.6 39.6
Social Security Rate For Companies (%) 21.38 21.48 21.38 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 Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2022
Manufacturing PMI (points) 64.70 55.5 54.1 52.8 52.8 54.5
Industrial Production (%) 1.90 2.5 1.9 1 2.2 1.5
Business Confidence (points) 12.30 -8 -10 -12 -12 -8

Consumer Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2022
Consumer Confidence (points) -8.00 -6 -8 -6 -6 -4
Retail Sales MoM (%) -1.90 0.8 -0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
Retail Sales YoY (%) 19.10 1.5 1.1 2 0.7 0.6
Consumer Spending (EUR Million) 40756.10 42000 45072 42060 42060 43406
Consumer Credit (EUR Million) 175609.00 192347 178918 180078 179935 185840
Bank Lending Rate (%) 1.57 1.57 1.57 1.57 1.57 1.57
Gasoline Prices (USD/Liter) 1.53 1.35 1.28 1.19 1.16 1.1
Households Debt To Income (%) 82.71 83.86 83.86 83.86 83.86 83.86

Housing Actual Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 2022
Building Permits 23919.00 20360 20360 20900 20900 20900


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