Greece Business Confidence: Net Balance

1985 - 2021 | Monthly | % Point | CEIC Data

Greece Business Confidence: Net Balance lost 7.5% points in Mar 2021, compared with an decrease of 10.6 % points in the previous month. Greece Business Confidence: Net Balance is updated monthly, available from Jan 1985 to Mar 2021, with an averaged number of -2.5 % points. The data reached an all-time high of 13.3 % points in Mar 2000 and a record low of -36.6 % points in Mar 2009. The European Commission's Directorate-General for Economic and Financial Affairs provides monthly Business Confidence Indicator with range from -100 to 100 with neutral point 0. Business Confidence covers Manufacturing sector only.

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Greece Business Confidence: Net Balance

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Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
-7.5 Mar 2021 -10.6 Feb 2021 -36.6 Mar 2009 13.3 Mar 2000 % Point monthly Jan 1985 - Mar 2021

Business Confidence: Net Balance by Country Comparison

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (% Point) -14.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2002 - Dec 2020
Armenia (% Point) 7.4 Jun 2016 quarterly Sep 2005 - Jun 2016
Australia (% Point) 17.6 Feb 2021 monthly Aug 2006 - Feb 2021
Austria (% Point) 2.0 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1985 - Mar 2021
Belarus (% Point) 8.2 Aug 2014 monthly Dec 2005 - Aug 2014
Belgium (% Point) -5.4 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1980 - Jan 2021
Brazil (% Point) 20.8 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2009 - Feb 2021
Bulgaria (% Point) -6.2 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Mar 2021
Canada (% Point) 45.8 Mar 2021 monthly Dec 2000 - Mar 2021
Chile (% Point) 8.8 Jan 2021 monthly Nov 2003 - Jan 2021
China (% Point) 3.8 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Mar 2021
Colombia (% Point) -1.6 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1980 - Dec 2020
Croatia (% Point) -3.6 Mar 2021 monthly May 2008 - Mar 2021
Cyprus (% Point) -32.4 Mar 2021 monthly May 2002 - Mar 2021
Czech Republic (% Point) -3.0 Mar 2021 monthly Mar 1993 - Mar 2021
Denmark (% Point) 1.0 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1998 - Mar 2021
Estonia (% Point) 3.3 Jan 2021 monthly May 2001 - Jan 2021
European Union (% Point) -8.7 Jan 2020 monthly Jan 1985 - Jan 2020
Finland (% Point) -5.2 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Feb 2021
France (% Point) -9.2 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1985 - Mar 2021
Georgia (% Point) -17.0 Mar 2021 quarterly Dec 2013 - Mar 2021
Germany (% Point) 16.1 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1991 - Feb 2021
Greece (% Point) -7.5 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1985 - Mar 2021
Hong Kong SAR, China (% Point) -17.0 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2008 - Mar 2021
Hungary (% Point) -11.1 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1996 - Mar 2021
Iceland (% Point) 34.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2006 - Dec 2020
India (% Point) 11.4 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2000 - Dec 2020
Indonesia (% Point) 2.3 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2010 - Mar 2021
Israel (% Point) 28.4 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2015 - Mar 2021
Italy (% Point) -2.8 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1985 - Mar 2021
Japan (% Point) -19.0 Mar 2021 quarterly Mar 2000 - Mar 2021
Kazakhstan (% Point) 2.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Dec 2020
South Korea (% Point) -9.0 Apr 2021 monthly Feb 2003 - Apr 2021
Latvia (% Point) -5.6 Mar 2021 monthly Apr 1993 - Mar 2021
Lithuania (% Point) 1.0 Mar 2021 monthly Apr 2003 - Mar 2021
Luxembourg (% Point) -8.3 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1985 - Mar 2021
North Macedonia (% Point) 27.6 Feb 2021 monthly Apr 2001 - Feb 2021
Malaysia (% Point) -13.7 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2003 - Sep 2020
Malta (% Point) -1.1 Mar 2021 monthly Nov 2002 - Mar 2021
Mexico (% Point) -9.7 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2004 - Mar 2021
Mozambique (% Point) -3.9 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 2004 - Nov 2020
Netherlands (% Point) 3.4 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1985 - Mar 2021
New Zealand (% Point) 6.8 Feb 2021 monthly Aug 2002 - Feb 2021
Nigeria (% Point) 2.5 Dec 2020 monthly Feb 2018 - Dec 2020
Norway (% Point) 20.9 Mar 2021 monthly Feb 2004 - Mar 2021
Pakistan (% Point) 11.0 Dec 2020 monthly Jun 2018 - Dec 2020
Palestinian Territory (% Point) -39.4 Dec 2020 monthly Apr 2013 - Dec 2020
Peru (% Point) 2.4 Mar 2021 monthly Apr 2002 - Mar 2021
Philippines (% Point) 30.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Jun 2001 - Dec 2020
Poland (% Point) -8.7 Jan 2021 monthly Jul 2005 - Jan 2021
Portugal (% Point) -11.9 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1987 - Mar 2021
Qatar (% Point) 23.4 Mar 2019 quarterly Jun 2014 - Mar 2019
Romania (% Point) -3.6 Mar 2021 monthly Jul 1991 - Mar 2021
Russia (% Point) -2.0 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2017 - Jan 2021
Serbia (% Point) -1.6 Dec 2020 monthly May 2013 - Dec 2020
Singapore (% Point) 1.6 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Mar 2021
Slovakia (% Point) -4.3 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Jan 2021
Slovenia (% Point) 10.0 Mar 2021 monthly May 1995 - Mar 2021
South Africa (% Point) 14.8 Mar 2021 monthly Sep 1999 - Mar 2021
Spain (% Point) -6.4 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Feb 2021
Sri Lanka (% Point) 18.8 Feb 2021 monthly May 2015 - Feb 2021
Sweden (% Point) 27.4 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Mar 2021
Switzerland (% Point) 32.6 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1995 - Mar 2021
Taiwan (% Point) 27.2 Mar 2018 monthly May 2012 - Mar 2018
Thailand (% Point) -11.6 Jan 2021 monthly Feb 1999 - Jan 2021
Turkey (% Point) 8.7 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2007 - Feb 2021
Ukraine (% Point) 2.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Sep 2012 - Dec 2020
United Kingdom (% Point) -16.4 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1985 - Dec 2020
United States (% Point) 29.4 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1948 - Mar 2021
Uruguay (% Point) -23.0 Oct 2020 monthly Oct 1998 - Oct 2020

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -1.3 Dec 2018 monthly Apr 1999 - Dec 2018
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -2,494.300 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2020
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 11,633.825 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2020
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 22.3 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2020
National Government Debt (USD mn) 395,700.5 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1999 - Sep 2020
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 199.7 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1999 - Sep 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (EUR bn) 100.633 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Forecast: Government Net Debt (EUR bn) 370.913 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Forecast: Government Revenue (EUR bn) 97.471 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
General Government Debt: Consolidated: % of GDP (%) 180.500 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 2.702 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Trade Balance (USD mn) -1,380.7 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Feb 2021
Total Exports (USD mn) 3,483.7 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Feb 2021
Total Exports Growth (%) 8.5 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Feb 2021
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 1,736,997.012 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 2,107,627.951 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 66,622.106 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Total Imports (USD mn) 4,864.5 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Feb 2021
Total Imports Growth (%) -7.8 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2003 - Feb 2021
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 2,254,441.661 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 1,045,228.167 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 105.255 Oct 2020 monthly Apr 1964 - Oct 2020
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 1,113.954 2020 yearly 1995 - 2020
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 95.347 Nov 2020 monthly Dec 1990 - Nov 2020
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 356.807 Dec 2020 monthly Mar 1974 - Dec 2020
Exports (EUR mn) 2,880.560 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Feb 2021
Imports (EUR mn) 4,022.210 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Feb 2021
Exports: Manufactured Goods and Articles (EUR mn) 685.200 Feb 2021 monthly Mar 2005 - Feb 2021
Exports: Food, Beverages and Tobacco (EUR mn) 516.300 Feb 2021 monthly Mar 2005 - Feb 2021
Exports: Mineral Fuels and Lubricants (EUR mn) 760.200 Feb 2021 monthly Mar 2005 - Feb 2021
Exports: Chemicals (EUR mn) 459.700 Feb 2021 monthly Mar 2005 - Feb 2021
Exports: Machinery and Transport Equipment (EUR mn) 261.500 Feb 2021 monthly Mar 2005 - Feb 2021
Exports: Non European Union: United States (EUR) 1,305,420,088.000 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Exports: European Union: Cyprus (EUR) 2,065,799,542.000 2019 yearly 2002 - 2019
Exports: European Union: Bulgaria (EUR) 1,630,962,840.000 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Exports: European Union: Germany (EUR) 2,291,872,261.000 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Exports: European Union: Italy (EUR) 3,673,904,301.000 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Imports: Manufactured Goods and Articles (EUR mn) 1,014.000 Feb 2021 monthly Mar 2005 - Feb 2021
Imports: Food, Beverages and Tobacco (EUR mn) 509.900 Feb 2021 monthly Mar 2005 - Feb 2021
Imports: Mineral Fuels and Lubricants (EUR mn) 828.300 Feb 2021 monthly Mar 2005 - Feb 2021
Imports: Chemicals (EUR mn) 683.000 Feb 2021 monthly Mar 2005 - Feb 2021
Imports: Machinery and Transport Equipment (EUR mn) 845.500 Feb 2021 monthly Mar 2005 - Feb 2021
Imports: Non European Union: United States (EUR) 1,223,405,596.000 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Imports: European Union: France (EUR) 2,399,923,443.000 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Imports: European Union: Germany (EUR) 6,152,558,739.000 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Imports: Non European Union: Russia (EUR) 4,081,471,259.000 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Imports: European Union: Italy (EUR) 4,800,017,172.000 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 29.1 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Jan 2021
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -530.6 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Jan 2021
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -6.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 396.5 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Jan 2021
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 1.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) -5,052.944 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) -270.018 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1976 - Sep 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) -177.7 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Sep 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) -9.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Dec 2020
External Debt (USD mn) 604,784.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2003 - Dec 2020
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 298.2 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 183,003.3 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2003 - Dec 2020
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 90.2 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Total Debt: % of GDP (%) 662.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1997 - Sep 2020
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -9.037 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) -357,654.880 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2003 - Dec 2020
BoP: Financial Account (FA) (EUR mn) -325.913 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Jan 2021
Balance of Payments (BoP): Current Account (CA) (EUR mn) -435.717 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Jan 2021
BoP: FA: PI: Assets (EUR mn) 2,538.936 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Jan 2021
BoP: CA: Secondary Income (SI) (EUR mn) 129.664 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Jan 2021
BoP: CA: Primary Income (PI) (EUR mn) 730.485 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Jan 2021
BoP: CA: GS: Goods: Exports (EUR mn) 2,353.606 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Jan 2021
BoP: CA: GS: Goods: Imports (EUR mn) 3,926.570 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Jan 2021
BoP: CA: PI: Receipts (EUR mn) 1,054.654 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Jan 2021
BoP: CA: PI: Payments (EUR mn) 324.169 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Jan 2021
BoP: CA: GS: Services (EUR mn) 277.098 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Jan 2021
BoP: CA: GS: Services: Receipts (EUR mn) 1,473.207 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Jan 2021
BoP: CA: GS: Goods (EUR mn) -1,572.964 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Jan 2021
BoP: CA: GS: Services: Payments (EUR mn) 1,196.109 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Jan 2021
BoP: FA: DI: Liabilities (EUR mn) 325.576 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Jan 2021
BoP: CA: SI: Receipts (EUR mn) 455.433 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Jan 2021
BoP: FA: OI: Assets (EUR mn) 201.595 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Jan 2021
BoP: CP: Payments (EUR mn) 38.396 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Jan 2021
BoP: CA: SI: Payments (EUR mn) 325.769 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Jan 2021
BoP: Capital Account (CP) (EUR mn) 482.851 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Jan 2021
BoP: CP: Receipts (EUR mn) 521.247 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Jan 2021
BoP: FA: Direct Investment (DI) (EUR mn) -301.688 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Jan 2021
BoP: FA: DI: Assets (EUR mn) 23.888 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Jan 2021
BoP: FA: Portfolio Investment (PI) (EUR mn) 3,469.936 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Jan 2021
BoP: FA: PI: Liabilities (EUR mn) -931.000 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Jan 2021
BoP: FA: Other Investment (OI) (EUR mn) -3,414.661 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Jan 2021
BoP: FA: OI: Liabilities (EUR mn) 3,616.256 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Jan 2021
BoP: FA: Reserve Assets: Stock (EUR mn) 9,672.000 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Jan 2021
BoP: Net Errors and Omissions (EUR mn) -373.047 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Jan 2021
IIP: Net (EUR mn) -292,440.622 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2003 - Dec 2020
IIP: Liabilities (EUR mn) 547,390.776 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2003 - Sep 2020
IIP: Assets (EUR mn) 264,175.382 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2003 - Dec 2020
Gross External Debt (EUR mn) 494,508.601 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2003 - Dec 2020
Gross External Debt: CB: ST (EUR mn) 89,268.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2003 - Dec 2020
Gross External Debt: CB: LT (EUR mn) 0.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2003 - Sep 2020
Gross External Debt: GG: Short Term (ST) (EUR mn) 5,560.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2003 - Dec 2020
Gross External Debt: OD: ST (EUR mn) 49,518.413 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2003 - Sep 2020
Gross External Debt: OD: LT (EUR mn) 9,037.139 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2003 - Sep 2020
Gross External Debt: OS: ST (EUR mn) 9,436.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2003 - Sep 2020
Gross External Debt: OS: LT (EUR mn) 40,007.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2003 - Sep 2020
Gross External Debt: GG: Long Term (LT) (EUR mn) 280,832.491 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2003 - Dec 2020
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 31.9 Dec 2013 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2013
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 64.9 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1997 - Sep 2020
Non-Performing Loans (USD mn) 72,522.530 Jun 2020 quarterly Sep 2008 - Jun 2020
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 190,502.511 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Jan 2021
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 250,650.852 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Jan 2021
M2 Growth (%) 12.9 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Jan 2021
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 1.0 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1999 - Mar 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 3,622.7 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2004 - Mar 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 2.046 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2004 - Dec 2020
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 0.8 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2004 - Feb 2021
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 6,179.167 Mar 2021 monthly Dec 1956 - Mar 2021
Total Deposits (USD mn) 257,697.080 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Feb 2021
Total Deposits Growth (%) 5.5 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Feb 2021
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 207,562.7 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Feb 2021
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 8.6 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Feb 2021
Credit to Households (USD bn) 117.451 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1994 - Sep 2020
Credit to Private Non-Financial Sector (USD bn) 242.793 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1960 - Sep 2020
Household Debt (USD mn) 128,387.3 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1997 - Sep 2020
Total Loans (USD mn) 205,576.532 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Jan 2021
Total Loans Growth (%) -1.63 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 2002 - Oct 2020
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 85.27 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2001 - Dec 2020
Monetary Aggregates: Euro Area: GC: M3 (EUR mn) 207,302.000 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Jan 2021
Monetary Aggregates: Euro Area: GC: M2 (EUR mn) 206,552.000 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Jan 2021
Monetary Aggregates: Euro Area: Greek Contribution: GC): M1 (EUR mn) 156,986.000 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Jan 2021
Official Reserve Assets (EUR mn) 9,055.000 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2004 - Mar 2021
Official Reserve Assets: Foreign Exchange (EUR mn) 3,085.000 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 2004 - Mar 2021
Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Business Confidence: Net Balance (% Point) -7.5 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1985 - Mar 2021
Business Confidence Growth (% Point) -10.6 Mar 2021 monthly Jan 1986 - Mar 2021
Purchasing Manager Indicator: Manufacturing (Mfg): Seasonally Adjusted (sa) (NA) 49.400 Feb 2021 monthly Mar 2004 - Feb 2021
Economic Sentiment Indicator (NA) 91.900 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Feb 2021

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