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Belgium Business Confidence Growth

1981 - 2018 | Monthly | % Point | CEIC

Belgium's Business Confidence grew 1.9 % in Mar 2018, compared with an increase of 3.2 % YoY in the previous month. Belgium's Business Confidence: YoY Change is updated monthly, available from Jan 1981 to Mar 2018, with an averaged rate of 0.7 %. The data reached an all-high of 27.8 % in Mar 2010 and a record low of -33.5 % in Mar 2009. CEIC calculates Business Confidence Change from monthly Business Confidence Indicator. The National Bank of Belgium provides Business Confidence Indicator with range from -100 to 100 with neutral point 0. Business Confidence covers Manufacturing sector only.

Belgium's Business Confidence: Net Balance lost 2.2% points in Mar 2018, compared with an decrease of 0.9 % points in the previous month.

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What was Belgium's Business Confidence Growth in Mar 2018?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

1.9

Mar 2018

3.2

Feb 2018

-33.5

Mar 2009

27.8

Mar 2010

% Point

monthly

Jan 1981 - Mar 2018

Updated on 22 Mar 2018

View Belgium's Business Confidence Growth from Jan 1981 to Mar 2018 in the chart:

Business Confidence Growth Belgium

Series Details
Series ID

357618047

Name

Business Confidence Growth Belgium

Country

Belgium

Frequency

Monthly

Unit

% Point

Status

Active

Source

CEIC Generated

First Date

Jan 1981

Last Date

Mar 2018

Last Updated

22 Mar 2018

Statistics
Mean

0.5

Variance

105.6

Standard deviation

10.3

Skewness

-0.3

Kurtosis

0.2

Coefficient variation

20.6

Median

0.7

Max
Mar 2010

27.8

Min
Mar 2009

-33.5

Previous observation
Feb 2018

3.2

Last observation
Mar 2018

1.9

Number of Observations

447

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More Countries for Business Confidence Growth

Country Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
United States

5.4

Mar 2018

6.4

Feb 2018

-70.8

Jul 1951

90.0

Jun 1950

% Point

monthly

Jan 1949 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-02
Canada

-2.6

Mar 2018

9.2

Feb 2018

-40.2

Jan 2009

41.2

Jan 2016

% Point

monthly

Dec 2001 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-06
France

6.1

Mar 2018

5.1

Feb 2018

-42.0

Mar 2009

37.2

Oct 1994

% Point

monthly

Jan 1986 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-06
Germany

6.2

Mar 2018

10.9

Feb 2018

-63.0

Mar 2009

48.8

Jul 2010

% Point

monthly

Jan 1992 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-29
Italy

3.0

Mar 2018

5.2

Feb 2018

-32.2

Mar 2009

27.3

Dec 1994

% Point

monthly

Jan 1986 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-27
Japan

10.0

Jun 2018

13.0

Mar 2018

-57.0

Jun 2009

37.0

Jun 2010

% Point

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-04-03
United Kingdom

-8.8

Mar 2018

-2.8

Feb 2018

-51.0

Mar 2009

40.3

Mar 2010

% Point

monthly

Jan 1986 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-27
Austria

10.0

Mar 2018

12.0

Feb 2018

-41.0

Mar 2009

31.0

Jun 2010

% Point

monthly

Jan 1986 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-27
Belgium

1.9

Mar 2018

3.2

Feb 2018

-33.5

Mar 2009

27.8

Mar 2010

% Point

monthly

Jan 1981 - Mar 2018

Updated on 22 Mar 2018
Bulgaria

3.8

Mar 2018

2.9

Feb 2018

-25.4

Sep 2009

27.7

Dec 1994

% Point

monthly

Jan 1994 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-27
Cyprus

10.3

Mar 2018

13.9

Feb 2018

-53.7

Jun 2009

59.0

Apr 2014

% Point

monthly

May 2003 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-27
Czech Republic

3.0

Mar 2018

0.0

Feb 2018

-47.7

Feb 2009

41.3

Apr 2000

% Point

monthly

Mar 1994 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-26
Denmark

-2.0

Mar 2018

2.0

Feb 2018

-38.0

Jan 2009

40.0

Apr 2010

% Point

monthly

Jan 1999 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-28
Estonia

0.7

Mar 2018

-0.7

Feb 2018

-38.7

Mar 2009

31.3

Apr 2010

% Point

monthly

May 2002 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-02
Finland

7.4

Mar 2018

12.6

Feb 2018

-49.2

Dec 2008

40.1

May 2010

% Point

monthly

Jan 1994 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-02
Greece

3.4

Mar 2018

9.3

Feb 2018

-35.5

Mar 2009

25.1

Aug 2016

% Point

monthly

Jan 1986 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-27
Hungary

8.9

Mar 2018

11.0

Feb 2018

-29.3

Mar 2009

26.9

Mar 2010

% Point

monthly

Jan 1997 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-26
Iceland

-88.2

Mar 2018

-39.9

Dec 2017

-118.6

Sep 2017

103.6

Mar 2014

% Point

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-28
Latvia

2.0

Mar 2018

2.9

Feb 2018

-34.3

Feb 2009

24.9

Mar 2010

% Point

monthly

Apr 1994 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-29
Lithuania

1.0

Mar 2018

-3.0

Feb 2018

-38.0

Nov 2008

27.0

Apr 2010

% Point

monthly

Apr 2004 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-30
Luxembourg

-3.3

Mar 2018

1.1

Feb 2018

-56.3

Apr 1996

48.3

Apr 2010

% Point

monthly

Jan 1986 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-27
Malta

2.2

Mar 2018

7.4

Feb 2018

-50.4

Mar 2009

33.7

Nov 2007

% Point

monthly

Nov 2003 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-27
Netherlands

1.7

Mar 2018

3.9

Feb 2018

-32.0

Feb 2009

18.7

Feb 2010

% Point

monthly

Jan 1986 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-29
Norway

-0.4

Mar 2018

6.8

Feb 2018

-37.2

Feb 2009

25.0

Feb 2010

% Point

monthly

Feb 2005 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-03
Brazil

9.8

Mar 2018

11.2

Feb 2018

-30.2

Mar 2015

41.0

Jan 2010

% Point

monthly

Jan 2008 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-21
Poland

12.0

Mar 2018

11.7

Feb 2018

-37.0

Feb 2009

22.5

Mar 2010

% Point

monthly

Jul 2006 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-23
Portugal

1.0

Mar 2018

1.0

Feb 2018

-35.5

Feb 2009

30.2

Oct 1994

% Point

monthly

Jan 1988 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-27
Romania

-0.3

Mar 2018

0.9

Feb 2018

-38.6

Jun 1997

33.7

Jun 1995

% Point

monthly

Jul 1992 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-27
Slovakia

4.7

Mar 2018

-3.0

Feb 2018

-30.4

Apr 2009

28.4

Mar 2010

% Point

monthly

Jan 1994 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-28
Slovenia

-2.0

Mar 2018

3.0

Feb 2018

-44.0

Jan 2009

30.0

Apr 2010

% Point

monthly

May 1996 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-22
Mexico

2.2

Mar 2018

1.4

Feb 2018

-20.7

Jan 2009

15.6

Feb 2010

% Point

monthly

Jan 2005 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-03
Spain

9.0

Mar 2018

6.0

Feb 2018

-36.0

Dec 2008

29.0

Jul 1994

% Point

monthly

Jan 1994 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-04
Sweden

-18.8

Mar 2018

-2.0

Feb 2018

-45.6

Dec 2008

56.8

Jan 2010

% Point

monthly

Jan 2002 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-03
Switzerland

5.6

Mar 2018

14.8

Feb 2018

-54.5

Feb 2009

61.5

Mar 2010

% Point

monthly

Jan 1996 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-03
Peru

19.4

Mar 2018

0.6

Feb 2018

-86.7

Dec 2008

76.0

Mar 2010

% Point

monthly

Apr 2003 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-06
Australia

11.2

Mar 2018

-3.6

Feb 2018

-45.1

Apr 2009

59.4

Apr 2010

% Point

monthly

Aug 2007 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-03
China

-0.6

Mar 2018

-2.6

Feb 2018

-33.2

Nov 2008

32.8

Nov 2009

% Point

monthly

Jan 2006 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-31
Hong Kong

3.0

Mar 2018

3.0

Dec 2017

-80.0

Mar 2009

72.0

Mar 2010

% Point

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-14
India

0.4

Jun 2018

4.7

Mar 2018

-26.8

Jun 2009

23.4

Jun 2010

% Point

quarterly

Jun 2001 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-04-05
Israel

3.2

Jan 2018

3.3

Dec 2017

-25.5

Dec 2011

21.4

Aug 2013

% Point

monthly

Dec 2011 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-20
Indonesia

3.0

Mar 2018

6.1

Dec 2017

-26.9

Mar 2009

23.0

Mar 2010

% Point

quarterly

Sep 2007 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-26
South Korea

-4.0

Apr 2018

1.0

Mar 2018

-46.0

Jan 2009

51.0

Mar 2010

% Point

monthly

Feb 2004 - Apr 2018

Updated on 2018-03-28
Malaysia

20.3

Dec 2017

19.2

Sep 2017

-58.7

Mar 2009

64.9

Dec 2009

% Point

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
New Zealand

-5.2

Feb 2018

4.2

Jan 2018

-42.1

Nov 2008

34.5

Nov 2009

% Point

monthly

Aug 2003 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-19
Philippines

-0.7

Mar 2018

-4.7

Dec 2017

-42.9

Mar 2009

60.9

Mar 2010

% Point

quarterly

Jun 2002 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-19
Singapore

3.6

Mar 2018

3.6

Feb 2018

-37.8

Apr 2001

22.0

Mar 2000

% Point

monthly

Jan 2000 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-02
Sri Lanka

-3.0

Feb 2018

-9.0

Jan 2018

Apr 2018

Apr 2018

% Point

monthly

May 2016 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-19
Taiwan

-3.2

Mar 2018

-10.8

Feb 2018

-20.8

Aug 2015

28.8

Feb 2017

% Point

monthly

May 2013 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-02
Albania

-1.1

Dec 2017

1.7

Sep 2017

-24.5

Sep 2009

35.2

Mar 2017

% Point

quarterly

Dec 2003 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-23
Armenia

-3.7

Jun 2016

-0.4

Mar 2016

-37.2

Jun 2009

28.1

Mar 2010

% Point

quarterly

Sep 2006 - Jun 2016

Updated on 2018-03-28
Croatia

-1.4

Mar 2018

11.7

Feb 2018

-31.2

Jun 2009

18.8

Feb 2011

% Point

monthly

May 2009 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-29
Kazakhstan

2.0

Dec 2017

3.0

Sep 2017

-15.0

Jun 2009

11.0

Jun 2010

% Point

quarterly

Mar 2009 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-20
Macedonia

2.1

Feb 2018

0.9

Jan 2018

-24.8

Jun 2009

34.3

Jul 2011

% Point

monthly

Apr 2002 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-22
Mauritius

30.6

Dec 2017

24.0

Sep 2017

-12.6

Jun 2013

30.6

Dec 2017

% Point

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Russia

0.0

Mar 2018

-1.0

Feb 2018

-22.0

Jan 2009

12.0

Aug 2010

% Point

monthly

Jan 2006 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-26
Turkey

3.0

Mar 2018

4.6

Feb 2018

-50.5

Dec 2008

42.2

Jan 2010

% Point

monthly

Jan 2008 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-22
Ukraine

13.0

Dec 2017

11.9

Sep 2017

-18.6

Mar 2014

19.2

Sep 2016

% Point

quarterly

Sep 2013 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-21
Nigeria

22.5

Dec 2017

6.7

Sep 2017

-32.4

Sep 2016

24.6

Dec 2010

% Point

quarterly

Jun 2009 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-19
South Africa

-8.0

Mar 2018

-2.2

Feb 2018

-37.3

Apr 2009

36.7

Feb 2010

% Point

monthly

Sep 2000 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-03
European Union

3.8

Mar 2018

5.4

Feb 2018

-39.9

Mar 2009

29.8

Mar 2010

% Point

monthly

Jan 1986 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-27

More Indicators for Belgium

Indicator Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Government Debt: % of GDP

105.7

2016

106.0

2015

76.1

1980

137.8

1993

%

yearly

1980 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-21
Business Confidence: Net Balance

-2.2

Mar 2018

-0.9

Feb 2018

-34.3

Mar 2009

6.0

Jun 2007

% Point

monthly

Jan 1980 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-22
Foreign Direct Investment

-2,538.8

Dec 2017

967.6

Nov 2017

-56,704.2

Oct 2012

64,461.0

Dec 2008

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2007 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Total Imports Growth

3.0

Jan 2018

2.6

Dec 2017

-32.2

Apr 2009

40.8

May 2000

%

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-21
Money Supply M2

639,705.60

Feb 2018

631,194.75

Jan 2018

206,530.04

Feb 2002

639,705.60

Feb 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2002 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-28
Forecast: Government Revenue

257.03

2022

248.25

2021

42.34

1980

257.03

2022

EUR bn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Motor Vehicle Production

379,140.00

Dec 2017

399,427.00

Dec 2016

207,098.00

Jun 2016

1,187,257.00

Dec 2001

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2001 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-08
Teledensity: Fixed Line

38.95

2016

40.14

2015

8.53

1960

49.82

2001

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Natural Gas: Exports

17,221.50

2016

17,170.00

2015

1,100.00

2002

17,221.50

2016

Cub m mn

yearly

2002 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-13
Real GDP Growth

1.9

Dec 2017

1.6

Sep 2017

-3.8

Jun 2009

5.1

Dec 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-21
Labour Productivity Growth

1.05

Dec 2017

-0.03

Sep 2017

-4.27

Jun 2009

3.20

Jun 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Domestic Credit Growth

-7.2

Jan 2018

-8.7

Dec 2017

-11.8

Sep 2017

44.8

Mar 2015

%

monthly

Jan 2000 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-21
Market Capitalization: % of GDP

83.3

2017

84.8

2016

7.9

1980

92.4

2015

%

yearly

1975 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-21
Total Imports

28,648.4

Jan 2018

26,364.8

Dec 2017

8,970.7

Aug 1997

32,922.9

Apr 2008

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-21
CPI: Food and Non Alcoholic Beverage Change

1.67

Mar 2018

1.32

Feb 2018

-1.37

Oct 2014

7.62

May 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2007 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-29
Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita

51,804.81

2022

50,512.68

2021

8,290.87

1984

51,804.81

2022

USD

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

88,482.11

2016

105,978.66

2015

2,173.23

2000

105,978.66

2015

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-16
Public Consumption: % of GDP

23.6

Dec 2017

22.7

Sep 2017

19.8

Mar 1990

25.7

Sep 1984

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-21
Retail Sales Growth

-1.4

Jan 2018

-2.9

Dec 2017

-10.0

Jul 2017

14.3

Feb 2000

%

monthly

Jan 1999 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-21
Equity Market Index

3,857.1

Mar 2018

3,994.4

Feb 2018

1,635.2

Mar 2003

4,697.9

May 2007

30Dec1990=1000

monthly

Dec 2000 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-30
Domestic Credit

726,892.4

Jan 2018

701,981.3

Dec 2017

267,238.7

Feb 2002

769,826.0

Aug 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1999 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-21
Non Performing Loans Ratio

1.1

Sep 2017

1.1

Jun 2017

1.0

Sep 2008

1.3

Mar 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-03-21
Visitor Arrivals

7,481,422

2016

8,354,753

2015

5,204,440

1992

8,354,753

2015

Person

yearly

1992 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-21
Core CPI Change

1.63

Feb 2018

1.74

Jan 2018

-0.62

Jan 2000

3.11

Oct 2008

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-21
Forecast: Government Expenditure

267.22

2022

258.20

2021

51.01

1980

267.22

2022

EUR bn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars

87,578.53

Dec 2017

78,335.00

Dec 2016

34,960.00

Jun 2014

87,578.53

Dec 2017

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-08
Population

11.3

2016

11.3

2015

8.8

1953

11.3

2016

Person mn

yearly

1953 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-13
Capital Adequacy Ratio

18.8

2016

18.7

2015

11.2

2007

19.3

2010

%

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2017-08-23
Household Debt: % of GDP

63.0

2016

62.6

2015

39.7

1995

63.0

2016

%

yearly

1992 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-21
Short Term Interest Rate

-0.33

Mar 2018

-0.33

Feb 2018

-0.33

Oct 2017

5.28

Sep 2008

% pa

monthly

Dec 1998 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-04
Gold Reserves

9,700.00

Mar 2018

9,600.00

Feb 2018

842.00

Jun 1957

13,300.00

Aug 2011

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-06
Forecast: Government Net Debt

501.11

2022

490.92

2021

68.61

1980

501.11

2022

EUR bn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars

546,532.75

Dec 2017

539,519.00

Dec 2016

285,116.00

Jun 2012

572,211.00

Dec 2011

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-08
GDP Deflator Growth

1.7

Dec 2017

1.7

Sep 2017

-0.1

Mar 1997

2.7

Dec 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-21
Unemployment Rate

6.44

Dec 2017

7.29

Sep 2017

6.20

Jun 2001

9.22

Sep 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on Mar 2018
Direct Investment Abroad

-5,909.7

Dec 2017

698.7

Nov 2017

-40,286.9

Oct 2012

76,939.7

Dec 2008

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2007 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Long Term Interest Rate

0.97

Feb 2018

0.70

Jan 2018

0.15

Aug 2016

8.58

Sep 1994

% pa

monthly

Jan 1993 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-12
Total Exports

28,388.2

Jan 2018

25,031.6

Dec 2017

9,273.0

Aug 1997

31,652.6

Apr 2008

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-21
Bank Lending Rate

1.62

Feb 2018

1.63

Jan 2018

1.61

Dec 2017

6.02

Oct 2008

% pa

monthly

Jan 2003 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-04-03
Consumer Confidence: Net Balance

3.0

Mar 2018

1.0

Feb 2018

-28.0

Aug 1985

16.0

Aug 2000

% Point

monthly

Jan 1985 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-19
External Debt: % of GDP

256.0

2017

273.9

2016

244.9

2013

323.3

2008

%

yearly

2007 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-04
Producer Price Index Growth

1.9

Feb 2018

2.9

Jan 2018

-14.9

Aug 1986

20.3

Apr 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1958 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-30
Trade Balance

-260.3

Jan 2018

-1,333.2

Dec 2017

-3,279.1

Aug 2011

1,685.6

Jul 1997

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1995 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-21
Tax Revenue

140,841.23

2016

138,071.05

2015

6,371.28

1970

163,364.12

2014

USD mn

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-21
Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita

53,840.44

2022

52,314.73

2021

10,838.95

1980

53,840.44

2022

PPP Intl $

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-13
Natural Gas: Consumption

1.49

2016

1.46

2015

0.01

1965

1.83

2010

Cub ft/Day bn

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-13
House Prices Growth

3.7

Sep 2017

6.3

Jun 2017

-8.1

Mar 1981

31.2

Sep 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 1974 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-03-21
Consumer Confidence Growth

3.0

Mar 2018

3.0

Feb 2018

-32.0

Nov 2001

24.0

Apr 1998

% Point

monthly

Jan 1986 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-21
Exchange Rate against USD

0.811

Mar 2018

0.810

Feb 2018

0.635

Jul 2008

1.644

Mar 1985

EUR/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-02
Foreign Exchange Reserves

10,000.0

Mar 2018

9,700.0

Feb 2018

6,800.0

May 2005

10,000.0

Mar 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1999 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-06
Visitor Arrivals Growth

-10.5

2016

5.9

2015

-10.5

2016

5.9

2015

%

yearly

1993 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-21
Non-Performing Loans

3,648.85

Feb 2018

3,632.73

Jan 2018

2,274.79

Jan 2007

4,189.30

May 2014

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2007 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-21
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

1.50

2022

1.50

2021

-2.29

2009

4.72

1988

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP

-2.6

2016

-2.5

2015

-15.9

1981

0.2

2006

%

yearly

1970 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-21
Consumer Price Index CPI Growth

1.4

Mar 2018

1.5

Feb 2018

-18.0

Sep 1921

47.6

Mar 1927

%

monthly

Jan 1921 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-03-29
External Debt

1,321,832.3

Dec 2017

1,328,884.5

Sep 2017

1,149,731.5

Dec 2015

1,896,344.0

Sep 2008

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-04
Real Effective Exchange Rate

101.5

Feb 2018

100.9

Jan 2018

91.1

Oct 2000

109.1

Apr 1995

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1993 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-21
Gross Savings Rate

24.2

Sep 2017

24.4

Jun 2017

14.5

Jun 1983

32.3

Jun 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-03-21
Labour Force Participation Rate

68.6

Dec 2017

68.4

Sep 2017

63.6

Jun 2001

68.6

Dec 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Current Account Balance: % of GDP

-0.3

Dec 2017

0.3

Sep 2017

-7.7

Sep 2008

9.2

Jun 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
M2 Growth

4.2

Feb 2018

3.9

Jan 2018

-3.5

Nov 2009

11.1

Oct 2005

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-28
Reserve Requirement Ratio

1.0

Mar 2018

1.0

Feb 2018

1.0

Mar 2018

2.0

Dec 2011

%

monthly

Jan 1999 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-02
Private Consumption Expenditure

66,033.72

Dec 2017

65,570.63

Sep 2017

10,726.79

Mar 1985

71,250.85

Jun 2008

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-21
Forecast: Employment

4.83

2018

4.79

2017

3.64

1984

4.83

2018

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2018

Updated on 2017-10-10
Credit to Private Non-Financial Sector

1,113.16

Sep 2017

1,092.24

Jun 2017

20.08

Dec 1970

1,113.99

Dec 2013

USD bn

quarterly

Dec 1970 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-03-11
Crude Oil: Imports

644.20

2016

647.90

2015

531.30

1995

732.00

2003

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-13
Investment: % of GDP

24.6

Dec 2017

25.6

Sep 2017

11.8

Jun 1983

26.9

Dec 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-21
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

-4.6

Dec 2017

-11.9

Sep 2017

-21.4

Dec 2015

84.1

Dec 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Policy Rate

0.00

Mar 2018

0.00

Feb 2018

0.00

Mar 2018

4.75

Apr 2001

% pa

monthly

Jan 1999 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-04-02
Gross Fixed Capital Formation

30,337.40

Dec 2017

30,162.77

Sep 2017

3,133.04

Mar 1985

33,726.48

Jun 2008

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-21
Forecast: Current Account Balance

4.95

2022

1.98

2021

-5.66

2011

20.07

1999

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Forecast: Unemployment Rate

7.06

2022

7.11

2021

6.45

1991

11.50

1982

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Aluminum: Exports

2,117,116.10

2016

2,315,769.06

2015

1,139,521.13

1995

3,082,833.88

2007

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-10-27
Industrial Production Index Growth

6.7

Jan 2018

-2.4

Dec 2017

-16.8

Jan 1961

35.4

Jan 1962

%

monthly

Jan 1956 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-23
Household Expenditure per Capita

16,580.21

2016

20,600.43

2014

10,481.69

2001

20,600.43

2014

USD

yearly

1999 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-21
External Debt: Short Term

465,264.2

Dec 2017

456,521.1

Sep 2017

377,267.7

Dec 2015

1,200,483.8

Sep 2008

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-04
Tourism Revenue

12,772

2016

13,084

2015

4,529

1997

15,244

2014

USD mn

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-21
Employed Persons

4,745,400.00

Dec 2017

4,730,700.00

Sep 2017

3,596,900.00

Dec 1983

4,745,400.00

Dec 2017

Person

quarterly

Sep 1980 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-21
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

2.6

2017

8.1

2016

-14.5

2012

13.3

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-21
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth

2.04

2022

2.00

2021

-0.01

2009

8.72

1982

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth

3.67

2022

3.95

2021

-10.86

2009

11.81

2000

%

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Credit to Households

307.22

Sep 2017

294.32

Jun 2017

21.39

Dec 1984

308.13

Jun 2014

USD bn

quarterly

Dec 1980 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-03-11
Imports: Telecommunication Equipment

4,157,728.14

2016

3,986,010.60

2015

1,258,149.96

1995

4,330,367.19

2008

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-15
Imports: Television

639,285.15

2016

579,186.02

2015

179,778.48

1995

1,609,564.15

2008

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-15
Number of Subscriber Mobile

12,457,820.00

2016

12,774,090.00

2015

0.00

1985

12,774,090.00

2015

Person

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Natural Gas: Imports

35,464.00

2016

34,100.00

2015

13,086.00

1995

35,464.00

2016

Cub m mn

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-13
Container Port Throughput

11,459,909.00

2016

11,237,600.00

2015

9,701,494.00

2009

11,459,909.00

2016

TEU

yearly

2008 - 2016

Updated on 2017-10-25
Liner Shipping Connectivity Index

83.13

2017

86.09

2016

73.16

2004

88.47

2011

2004=100

yearly

2004 - 2017

Updated on 2017-09-29
Exports: Medicament

27,484.36

2016

25,179.87

2015

5,870.76

2001

44,018.50

2014

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-16
Imports: Medicament

289,967.23

2016

285,454.83

2015

3,745.91

2001

377,277.51

2014

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-16
Coal Consumption

2.98

2016

3.18

2015

2.98

2016

19.17

1965

TOE mn

yearly

1965 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-14
GDP per Capita

41,333.59

2016

40,413.57

2015

1,127.06

1957

48,184.33

2008

USD

yearly

1957 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-21
Private Consumption: % of GDP

49.9

Dec 2017

52.3

Sep 2017

49.4

Mar 2007

60.0

Sep 1983

%

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-21
Total Deposits

1,157,807.91

Feb 2018

1,135,013.79

Jan 2018

470,663.60

Nov 2000

1,792,347.00

Sep 2008

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1996 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-27
Imports: ICT Goods

10,995,692.92

2015

13,040,529.81

2014

10,995,692.92

2015

16,608,710.32

2008

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2015

Updated on 2017-02-22
Exports: Telecommunication Equipment

3,192,849.14

2016

3,092,175.74

2015

1,560,182.55

1995

3,508,728.79

2001

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-15
Exports: Television

563,337.36

2016

542,387.07

2015

466,781.84

1995

1,411,663.07

2006

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-15
Nominal Residential Property Price Index

117.94

Sep 2017

114.50

Jun 2017

75.81

Mar 2005

117.94

Sep 2017

2010=100

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-02-28
Nominal Residential Property Price Index Growth

3.93

Sep 2017

3.44

Jun 2017

-1.40

Jun 2009

10.60

Jun 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-02-28
Real Residential Property Price Index

104.18

Sep 2017

101.32

Jun 2017

84.92

Mar 2005

104.18

Sep 2017

2010=100

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-02-28
Real Residential Property Price Index Growth

2.00

Sep 2017

1.50

Jun 2017

-2.34

Mar 2014

8.42

Jun 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-02-28
Number of Subscriber Fixed Line

4,371,055.00

2016

4,488,711.00

2015

779,262.00

1960

5,131,694.00

2001

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Teledensity: Mobile

111.01

2016

114.22

2015

0.00

1985

114.27

2014

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-18
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

292,187.88

2016

261,817.13

2015

20,093.81

1995

499,818.13

2014

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-06-16
Minerals Production

1,200.00

2015

1,200.00

2014

0.00

2011

1,200.00

2015

Metric Ton

yearly

2011 - 2015

Updated on 2017-05-19
Building Permits

2,206.00

Dec 2017

2,367.00

Nov 2017

1,492.00

Jan 1998

5,568.00

Dec 1997

Unit

monthly

Jan 1990 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-28
National Government Debt

546,091.7

Sep 2017

503,007.5

Jun 2017

81,236.4

Sep 1981

596,971.2

Jun 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-03-21
Monthly Earnings

3,946

2015

4,631

2014

2,132

2001

4,631

2014

USD

yearly

1999 - 2015

Updated on 2018-03-21
Nominal GDP

130,536.3

Dec 2017

129,112.1

Sep 2017

18,383.5

Mar 1985

139,261.5

Jun 2008

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-21
Current Account Balance

601.3

Dec 2017

-1,577.1

Nov 2017

-6,089.3

Jul 2008

7,561.0

Jun 2012

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1995 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Electricity Production

7,151

Jan 2018

7,731

Dec 2017

4,047

Aug 2015

8,558

Jan 2010

GWh

monthly

Jan 2008 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-16
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP

90.1

2017

89.6

2016

80.1

2013

202.6

2007

%

yearly

2007 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-04
Household Debt

323,953.4

Sep 2017

300,514.6

Jun 2017

84,436.1

Sep 1993

328,869.2

Jun 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 1992 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-03-21
Motor Vehicles Sales

634,111

2017

617,854

2016

536,260

2009

643,511

2011

Unit

yearly

2005 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-21
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

0.3

Jan 2018

0.4

Dec 2017

0.2

Mar 2011

0.9

Jul 1999

NA

monthly

Jan 1999 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-21
Foreign Portfolio Investment

-19,527.07

Dec 2017

7,233.13

Sep 2017

-20,022.56

Dec 2009

31,823.09

Mar 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-29
Total Exports Growth

9.7

Jan 2018

0.2

Dec 2017

-29.9

Apr 2009

38.5

May 2000

%

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jan 2018

Updated on 2018-03-21
Tourism Revenue Growth

-2.4

2016

-14.2

2015

-14.2

2015

40.0

1999

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-21
Nominal GDP Growth

3.52

Dec 2017

3.30

Sep 2017

-3.17

Jun 2009

9.18

Jun 1989

%

quarterly

Mar 1981 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-21
Public Consumption Expenditure

30,631.85

Dec 2017

30,235.62

Sep 2017

4,220.60

Mar 1985

33,280.67

Mar 2014

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1980 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-21
Money Supply M1

248,157.40

Feb 2018

246,257.43

Jan 2018

44,091.45

Feb 1998

248,157.40

Feb 2018

USD mn

monthly

Dec 1996 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-03-28
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

1.92

Dec 2017

1.88

Sep 2017

1.45

Sep 2008

3.66

Dec 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-21
Forecast: Population

11.67

2022

11.61

2021

9.85

1984

11.67

2022

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2022

Updated on 2017-10-10
Motor Vehicle Registered

6,426.14

2015

6,328.17

2014

5,535.47

2005

6,426.14

2015

Unit th

yearly

2005 - 2015

Updated on 2017-06-27
Debt Service Ratio: Private Non-Financial Sector

21.40

Sep 2017

21.90

Jun 2017

13.80

Mar 1999

22.30

Dec 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-03-11
Debt Service Ratio: Households

7.90

Sep 2017

7.90

Jun 2017

5.40

Jun 2002

7.90

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Sep 2017

Updated on 2018-03-11
Exports: ICT Goods

8,266,643.21

2015

8,273,567.95

2014

8,266,643.21

2015

12,941,436.72

2005

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2015

Updated on 2017-02-22