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Singapore: Monthly Earnings

7th December 2018
Singapore's Monthly Earnings stood at 3,836 USD in Jun 2018, compared with the previous figure of 4,404 USD in Mar 2018. Singapore Monthly Earnings data is updated quarterly, available from Mar 1995 to Jun 2018, with an average number of 2,286 USD. The data reached an all-time high of 4,404 USD in Mar 2018 and a record low of 1,452 USD in Sep 1998. CEIC converts Monthly Earnings into USD. The Department of Statistics provides Average Monthly Earnings in local currency. Federal Reserve Board average market exchange rate is used for currency conversions.
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Sri Lanka: GDP Goods & Services Imports

7th December 2018
Sri Lanka’s GDP: Goods & Services: Imports data was reported at 1,049,344.758 LKR mn in Jun 2018. This records a decrease from the previous number of 1,109,976.143 LKR mn for Mar 2018. Sri Lanka’s GDP: Goods & Services: Imports data is updated quarterly, averaging 738,777.695 LKR mn from Mar 2010 to Jun 2018, with 34 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 1,109,976.143 LKR mn in Mar 2018 and a record low of 411,260.750 LKR mn in Jun 2010. Sri Lanka’s GDP: Goods & Services: Imports data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by Department of Census and Statistics.
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Ghana: Gold Production

7th December 2018
Ghana’s Gold Production was reported at 80,000.000 kg in Dec 2017. This records an increase from the previous number of 79,000.000 kg for Dec 2016. Ghana’s Gold Production data is updated yearly, averaging 70,283.000 kg from Dec 1990 to 2017, with 28 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 90,754.000 kg in 2014 and a record low of 16,800.000 kg in 1990. Ghana’s Gold Production data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by United States Geological Survey.
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Russia: House Prices Growth

7th December 2018
Russia's House Prices grew 0.6 % YoY in Jun 2018, following a decrease of 0.5 % YoY in the previous quarter. Russia House Prices YoY Growth data is updated quarterly, available from Mar 2006 to Jun 2018, with an average growth rate of 5.0 %. The data reached an all-time high of 54.4 % in Dec 2006 and a record low of -11.1 % in Dec 2009. CEIC calculates House Prices Growth from quarterly Residential Property Price Index at Secondary Sales Market. Federal State Statistics Service provides Residential Property Price Index at Secondary Sales Market with base Same Quarter Previous Year=100.
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France: Current Account Balance

7th December 2018
France's Current Account recorded a deficit of 1.9 USD bn in Aug 2018, compared with a surplus of 378.6 USD mn in the previous month. France's Current Account Balance: USD mn data is updated monthly, available from Jan 1999 to Aug 2018, with an averaged value of -818.8 USD mn. The data reached an all-time high of 4.9 USD bn in Jul 1999 and a record low of -8.4 USD bn in Jun 2014. CEIC converts monthly Current Account Balance into USD. The Bank of France provides Current Account Balance in EUR based on BPM6. Federal Reserve Board average market exchange rate is used for currency conversions. Current Account Balance prior to January 2008 is based on BPM5. Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) increased by 3.5 USD bn in Aug 2018. France's Direct Investment Abroad expanded by 3.2 USD bn in Aug 2018. Its Foreign Portfolio Investment increased by 16.6 USD bn in Jun 2018. The country's Nominal GDP was reported at 685.8 USD bn in Sep 2018.
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China: Foreign Exchange Reserves - % of GDP

4th December 2018
China’s Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP was reported at 23.396 % in June 2018. This records a decrease from the previous number of 24.605 % for March 2018. China’s Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP data is updated quarterly, averaging 26.550 % from December 1992 to June 2018, with 103 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 47.453 % in March 2011 and a record low of 3.429 % in September 1993. China’s Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by CEIC Data.

CEIC calculates quarterly Foreign Exchange Reserves as % of Nominal GDP from monthly Foreign Exchange Reserves and quarterly Nominal GDP. The People's Bank of China provides Foreign Exchange Reserves in USD. The National Bureau of Statistics provides Nominal GDP in local currency. Federal Reserve Board average market exchange rate is used for currency conversions.
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Indonesia: Private Consumption - % of GDP

4th December 2018
Indonesia's Private Consumption accounted for 56.4 % of its Nominal GDP in Sep 2018, compared with a ratio of 56.6 % in the previous quarter. Indonesia's Private Consumption contribution to Nominal GDP ratio is updated quarterly, available from Mar 1990 to Sep 2018, with an average share of 59.2 %. The data reached an all-time high of 75.5 % in Dec 1998 and a record low of 47.9 % in Mar 1992. CEIC calculates Private Consumption as % of Nominal GDP from quarterly Private Consumption Expenditure and quarterly Nominal GDP. Private Consumption Expenditure is calculated as the sum of Household and NPISHs Consumption. The Central Bureau of Statistics provides Private Consumption Expenditure in local currency and Nominal GDP in local currency, based on SNA 2008. Private Consumption as % of Nominal GDP prior to Q1 2010 is based on SNA 1993 and prior to Q1 1993 is sourced from the International Monetary Fund.

In the latest reports, Indonesia's GDP expanded 5.2 % YoY in Sep 2018. Indonesia's Nominal GDP reached 262.5 USD bn in Sep 2018. Its GDP deflator (implicit price deflator) increased by 4.1 % in Sep 2018. Indonesia's GDP Per Capita reached 3,877.7 USD in Dec 2017. Its Gross Savings Rate was measured at 34.9 % in Sep 2018.
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Uzbekistan Natural Gas: Exports

3rd December 2018
Uzbekistan’s Natural Gas: Exports was reported at 9,392.000 Cub m mn in Dec 2017. This records a decrease from the previous number of 10,120.000 Cub m mn for Dec 2016. Uzbekistan’s Natural Gas: Exports data is updated yearly, averaging 10,410.000 Cub m mn from Dec 2005 to 2017, with 13 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 20,850.000 Cub m mn in 2009 and a record low of 7,550.000 Cub m mn in 2015. Uzbekistan’s Natural Gas: Exports data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries.