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Country Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Australia

19.6

Aug 2017

12.0

Jul 2017

-39.8

Apr 2009

19.6

Aug 2017

% Point

monthly

Aug 2006 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Brazil

12.8

Sep 2017

6.4

Aug 2017

-30.2

Oct 2015

36.0

Jan 2010

% Point

monthly

Jan 2007 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Canada

12.6

Aug 2017

20.0

Jul 2017

-15.8

Mar 2009

46.4

Mar 2011

% Point

monthly

Dec 2000 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
China

3.4

Aug 2017

2.8

Jul 2017

-22.4

Nov 2008

18.4

Apr 2008

% Point

monthly

Jan 2005 - Aug 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
European Union

6.7

Sep 2017

5.4

Aug 2017

-38.3

Mar 2009

7.3

Jun 2007

% Point

monthly

Jan 1985 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
France

4.4

Sep 2017

2.8

Aug 2017

-39.4

Jul 1993

14.7

Jun 2000

% Point

monthly

Jan 1985 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Germany

27.9

Sep 2017

29.9

Aug 2017

-44.5

Mar 2009

29.9

Aug 2017

% Point

monthly

Jan 1991 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Greece

-0.7

Sep 2017

-3.7

Aug 2017

-36.6

Mar 2009

13.3

Mar 2000

% Point

monthly

Jan 1985 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
India

13.3

Sep 2017

14.2

Jun 2017

-3.6

Jun 2009

27.5

Jun 2007

% Point

quarterly

Jun 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Indonesia

7.6

Sep 2017

2.9

Jun 2017

-15.5

Mar 2009

14.2

Dec 2007

% Point

quarterly

Jun 2006 - Sep 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Italy

4.9

Sep 2017

3.6

Aug 2017

-34.4

Mar 2009

14.2

Feb 1995

% Point

monthly

Jan 1985 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Japan

9.0

Sep 2017

5.0

Jun 2017

-59.0

Jun 2009

13.0

Jun 2006

% Point

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Malaysia

14.1

Jun 2017

12.7

Mar 2017

-46.1

Dec 2008

24.1

Jun 2004

% Point

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Singapore

3.6

Aug 2017

2.0

Jul 2017

-11.4

Nov 2008

30.2

Apr 2000

% Point

monthly

Jan 1999 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
South Africa

-12.0

Aug 2017

-14.2

Jul 2017

-29.9

Apr 2009

22.2

Apr 2002

% Point

monthly

Sep 1999 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Turkey

10.8

Sep 2017

10.2

Aug 2017

-40.2

Nov 2008

17.0

Jan 2007

% Point

monthly

Jan 2007 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
United Kingdom

10.7

Sep 2017

12.8

Aug 2017

-49.0

Mar 2009

21.6

Jan 1988

% Point

monthly

Jan 1985 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
United States

17.6

Aug 2017

12.6

Jul 2017

-41.2

May 1980

55.0

Jul 1950

% Point

monthly

Jan 1948 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017

All countries

Country Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Albania

10.5

Jun 2017

28.7

Mar 2017

-21.0

Sep 2013

28.7

Mar 2017

% Point

quarterly

Dec 2002 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Armenia

7.4

Jun 2016

7.4

Mar 2016

-10.3

Mar 2009

43.4

Jun 2006

% Point

quarterly

Sep 2005 - Jun 2016

Updated on Aug 2016
Australia

19.6

Aug 2017

12.0

Jul 2017

-39.8

Apr 2009

19.6

Aug 2017

% Point

monthly

Aug 2006 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Austria

7.0

Sep 2017

4.0

Aug 2017

-38.0

Mar 2009

15.0

Feb 2007

% Point

monthly

Jan 1985 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Belgium

-6.4

Sep 2017

-4.9

Aug 2017

-34.3

Mar 2009

6.0

Jun 2007

% Point

monthly

Jan 1980 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Brazil

12.8

Sep 2017

6.4

Aug 2017

-30.2

Oct 2015

36.0

Jan 2010

% Point

monthly

Jan 2007 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Bulgaria

3.0

Sep 2017

3.1

Aug 2017

-32.1

Jun 1993

12.3

Jan 2008

% Point

monthly

Jan 1993 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Canada

12.6

Aug 2017

20.0

Jul 2017

-15.8

Mar 2009

46.4

Mar 2011

% Point

monthly

Dec 2000 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
China

3.4

Aug 2017

2.8

Jul 2017

-22.4

Nov 2008

18.4

Apr 2008

% Point

monthly

Jan 2005 - Aug 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Croatia

10.4

Sep 2017

14.3

Aug 2017

-28.6

Apr 2009

14.3

Aug 2017

% Point

monthly

May 2008 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Cyprus

25.8

Sep 2017

17.1

Aug 2017

-59.0

Apr 2013

37.3

Jun 2017

% Point

monthly

May 2002 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Czech Republic

4.3

Sep 2017

4.0

Aug 2017

-34.3

Feb 2009

21.7

Jun 2000

% Point

monthly

Mar 1993 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Denmark

0.0

Sep 2017

0.0

Aug 2017

-35.0

Apr 2009

14.0

Jan 2007

% Point

monthly

Jan 1998 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Estonia

10.7

Sep 2017

11.0

Aug 2017

-40.0

Dec 2008

27.0

Mar 2007

% Point

monthly

May 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
European Union

6.7

Sep 2017

5.4

Aug 2017

-38.3

Mar 2009

7.3

Jun 2007

% Point

monthly

Jan 1985 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Finland

11.0

Sep 2017

9.3

Aug 2017

-37.3

Mar 2009

31.3

Oct 1994

% Point

monthly

Jan 1993 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
France

4.4

Sep 2017

2.8

Aug 2017

-39.4

Jul 1993

14.7

Jun 2000

% Point

monthly

Jan 1985 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Georgia

46.5

Jun 2017

18.6

Mar 2017

-0.1

Jun 2015

51.4

Jun 2014

% Point

quarterly

Dec 2013 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
Germany

27.9

Sep 2017

29.9

Aug 2017

-44.5

Mar 2009

29.9

Aug 2017

% Point

monthly

Jan 1991 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Greece

-0.7

Sep 2017

-3.7

Aug 2017

-36.6

Mar 2009

13.3

Mar 2000

% Point

monthly

Jan 1985 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Hong Kong

6.0

Sep 2017

5.0

Jun 2017

-53.0

Mar 2009

27.0

Jun 2010

% Point

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Sep 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Hungary

12.3

Sep 2017

10.2

Aug 2017

-37.4

Mar 2009

12.3

Sep 2017

% Point

monthly

Jan 1996 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Iceland

7.3

Jun 2017

29.1

Mar 2017

-64.3

Jun 2009

78.8

Sep 2013

% Point

quarterly

Mar 2006 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jun 2017
India

13.3

Sep 2017

14.2

Jun 2017

-3.6

Jun 2009

27.5

Jun 2007

% Point

quarterly

Jun 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Indonesia

7.6

Sep 2017

2.9

Jun 2017

-15.5

Mar 2009

14.2

Dec 2007

% Point

quarterly

Jun 2006 - Sep 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Israel

24.7

Aug 2017

22.3

Jul 2017

-20.5

Nov 2012

28.0

Apr 2017

% Point

monthly

Dec 2010 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Italy

4.9

Sep 2017

3.6

Aug 2017

-34.4

Mar 2009

14.2

Feb 1995

% Point

monthly

Jan 1985 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Japan

9.0

Sep 2017

5.0

Jun 2017

-59.0

Jun 2009

13.0

Jun 2006

% Point

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Sep 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Kazakhstan

11.0

Jun 2017

6.0

Mar 2017

-4.0

Dec 2008

16.0

Jun 2011

% Point

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Latvia

0.9

Sep 2017

1.6

Aug 2017

-44.0

Apr 1993

11.8

Feb 2007

% Point

monthly

Apr 1993 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Lithuania

1.0

Aug 2017

0.0

Jul 2017

-38.0

Apr 2009

14.0

Apr 2007

% Point

monthly

Apr 2003 - Aug 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Luxembourg

-3.3

Sep 2017

3.9

Aug 2017

-53.9

Mar 2009

24.1

Apr 1995

% Point

monthly

Jan 1985 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Macedonia

25.8

Aug 2017

25.3

Jul 2017

-35.8

Aug 2001

27.1

Aug 2011

% Point

monthly

Apr 2001 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Malaysia

14.1

Jun 2017

12.7

Mar 2017

-46.1

Dec 2008

24.1

Jun 2004

% Point

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Jun 2017

Updated on Jul 2017
Malta

6.5

Sep 2017

5.9

Aug 2017

-31.6

Mar 2009

18.8

Mar 2008

% Point

monthly

Nov 2002 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Mauritius

19.1

Jun 2017

15.0

Mar 2017

-19.4

Jun 2014

19.1

Jun 2017

% Point

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Mexico

3.7

Aug 2017

3.7

Jul 2017

-10.9

Jan 2009

11.5

Dec 2004

% Point

monthly

Jan 2004 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Netherlands

8.5

Sep 2017

5.4

Aug 2017

-23.5

Feb 2009

9.4

Jan 2008

% Point

monthly

Jan 1985 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
New Zealand

15.7

Aug 2017

11.0

Jul 2017

-27.8

Nov 2008

25.5

Jun 2004

% Point

monthly

Aug 2002 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Nigeria

-7.4

Jun 2017

-20.5

Mar 2017

-24.3

Sep 2016

24.5

Mar 2011

% Point

quarterly

Jun 2008 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Norway

11.4

Aug 2017

15.0

Jul 2017

-30.2

Feb 2009

29.0

Nov 2006

% Point

monthly

Feb 2004 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Peru

12.6

Aug 2017

9.6

Jul 2017

-36.0

Dec 2008

50.7

Dec 2007

% Point

monthly

Apr 2002 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Philippines

42.4

Sep 2017

39.6

Jun 2017

-10.4

Mar 2009

57.9

Mar 2011

% Point

quarterly

Jun 2001 - Sep 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
Poland

6.1

Sep 2017

5.2

Aug 2017

-15.4

Mar 2009

23.6

Mar 2007

% Point

monthly

Jul 2005 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Portugal

2.2

Sep 2017

0.5

Aug 2017

-33.4

Apr 2009

14.9

Mar 1987

% Point

monthly

Jan 1987 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Romania

1.3

Sep 2017

1.1

Aug 2017

-22.2

Sep 1992

27.3

Jun 1996

% Point

monthly

Jul 1991 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Singapore

3.6

Aug 2017

2.0

Jul 2017

-11.4

Nov 2008

30.2

Apr 2000

% Point

monthly

Jan 1999 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Slovakia

4.0

Sep 2017

5.3

Aug 2017

-26.3

May 2009

22.3

May 2007

% Point

monthly

Jan 1993 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Slovenia

10.0

Sep 2017

8.0

Aug 2017

-36.0

Jan 2009

15.0

Feb 2007

% Point

monthly

May 1995 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
South Africa

-12.0

Aug 2017

-14.2

Jul 2017

-29.9

Apr 2009

22.2

Apr 2002

% Point

monthly

Sep 1999 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
South Korea

-21.0

Oct 2017

-17.0

Sep 2017

-34.0

Mar 2016

5.0

May 2010

% Point

monthly

Sep 2009 - Oct 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Spain

-0.4

Aug 2017

-1.7

Jul 2017

-39.0

Mar 2009

8.5

Sep 1997

% Point

monthly

Jan 1993 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Sri Lanka

8.8

Aug 2017

8.6

Jul 2017

-16.8

Apr 2016

34.6

May 2015

% Point

monthly

May 2015 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Sweden

9.4

Aug 2017

20.6

Jul 2017

-34.6

Dec 2008

31.8

May 2010

% Point

monthly

Jan 2001 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Switzerland

22.4

Aug 2017

21.8

Jul 2017

-34.2

Mar 2009

34.7

Dec 2006

% Point

monthly

Jan 1995 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Taiwan

17.6

Aug 2017

18.0

Jul 2017

-17.2

Feb 2016

30.4

Mar 2017

% Point

monthly

May 2012 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Turkey

10.8

Sep 2017

10.2

Aug 2017

-40.2

Nov 2008

17.0

Jan 2007

% Point

monthly

Jan 2007 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
Ukraine

18.3

Jun 2017

18.3

Mar 2017

-12.9

Mar 2015

20.6

Mar 2013

% Point

quarterly

Sep 2012 - Jun 2017

Updated on Aug 2017
United Kingdom

10.7

Sep 2017

12.8

Aug 2017

-49.0

Mar 2009

21.6

Jan 1988

% Point

monthly

Jan 1985 - Sep 2017

Updated on Sep 2017
United States

17.6

Aug 2017

12.6

Jul 2017

-41.2

May 1980

55.0

Jul 1950

% Point

monthly

Jan 1948 - Aug 2017

Updated on Sep 2017