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Iceland Labour Force Participation Rate

2003 - 2018 | Monthly | % | Statistics Iceland

Iceland's Labour Force Participation Rate dropped to 80.8 % in Sep 2018, compared with 82.3 % in the previous month. Iceland's Labour Force Participation Rate is updated monthly, available from Jan 2003 to Sep 2018, with an average rate of 81.7 % . The data reached the an all-time high of 87.4 % in Jul 2007 and a record low of 76.1 % in Nov 2011. Iceland's Labour Force Participation Rate is reported by reported by Statistics Iceland .

In the latest reports, Iceland's Population reached 0.3 million people in Dec 2017. Unemployment Rate of Iceland dropped to 2.6 % in Sep 2018. The country's Monthly Earnings stood at 6,833.8 USD in Dec 2017.

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What was Iceland's Labour Force Participation Rate in Sep 2018?

Last

80.8

Sep 2018
Previous

82.3

Aug 2018
Min

76.1

Nov 2011
Max

87.4

Jul 2007
Unit

%

Frequency

monthly

Range

Jan 2003 - Sep 2018

Updated on 25 Oct 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

80.8

Sep 2018

82.3

Aug 2018

76.1

Nov 2011

87.4

Jul 2007

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Sep 2018

Updated on 25 Oct 2018

View Iceland's Labour Force Participation Rate from Jan 2003 to Sep 2018 in the chart:

Iceland Labour Force Participation Rate

Series Details
Series ID

278219503

Name

Iceland Labour Force Participation Rate

Country

Iceland

Frequency

Monthly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

Statistics Iceland

First Date

Jan 2003

Last Date

Sep 2018

Last Updated

25 Oct 2018

Statistics
Mean

81.9

Variance

5.5

Standard deviation

2.3

Skewness

0.3

Kurtosis

-0.5

Coefficient variation

0.0

Median

81.7

Max
Jul 2007

87.4

Min
Nov 2011

76.1

Previous observation
Aug 2018

82.3

Last observation
Sep 2018

80.8

Number of Observations

189

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Country/Region Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Albania

59.3

Mar 2018

59.1

Dec 2017

50.8

Mar 2014

59.3

Mar 2018

%

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-11
Algeria

41.8

2017

41.8

2016

39.8

2003

43.2

2013

%

yearly

2003 - 2017

Updated on 2017-12-21
Argentina

59.8

2017

60.0

2016

59.4

1990

62.4

2004

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Armenia

60.7

Mar 2018

60.9

Dec 2017

56.7

Jun 2009

65.9

Sep 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-08-03
Australia

65.3

Sep 2018

65.3

Aug 2018

59.6

Jan 1984

66.3

Feb 2018

%

monthly

Feb 1978 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-18
Austria

76.6

Jun 2018

76.0

Mar 2018

69.4

Mar 2004

77.4

Sep 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-12
Azerbaijan

66.1

2017

66.2

2016

60.8

1990

66.2

2016

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Bahrain

72.2

2017

71.9

2016

64.5

1991

72.2

2010

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Bangladesh

56.5

2017

56.4

2016

56.4

2016

57.6

2004

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Belarus

82.8

2016

83.3

2015

76.1

2004

83.3

2015

%

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2017-09-26
Belgium

67.9

Jun 2018

68.1

Mar 2018

63.6

Jun 2001

68.6

Dec 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-10-02
Bolivia

62.4

2017

65.6

2016

61.0

2015

67.8

2001

%

yearly

1999 - 2017

Updated on 2018-09-18
Bosnia and Herzegovina

42.6

2017

43.1

2016

42.6

2017

44.6

2010

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2017-07-11
Botswana

71.9

2017

71.6

2016

59.0

2000

71.9

2017

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Brazil

61.6

Aug 2018

61.5

Jul 2018

60.9

Feb 2015

61.9

Nov 2017

%

monthly

Mar 2012 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Brunei

67.1

2017

67.2

2016

65.0

1990

68.0

2000

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Bulgaria

55.5

Jun 2018

54.6

Mar 2018

47.5

Dec 2000

56.5

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Jun 2000 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-12
Cambodia

84.0

2016

82.7

2015

81.8

2008

87.5

2011

%

yearly

2007 - 2016

Updated on 2018-05-23
Canada

65.2

Sep 2018

66.5

Aug 2018

59.9

Jan 1976

69.3

Jul 1989

%

monthly

Jan 1976 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-05
Chile

59.9

May 2018

59.8

Apr 2018

56.1

Jul 2009

60.4

Feb 2014

%

monthly

Mar 2009 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
China

68.9

2017

69.4

2016

68.9

2017

79.1

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Colombia

63.2

Mar 2018

64.9

Dec 2017

57.5

Dec 2006

65.9

Dec 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-10
Croatia

51.2

Jun 2018

51.0

Mar 2018

49.5

Mar 2013

54.1

Sep 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2007 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-10-10
Cyprus

62.0

Mar 2018

61.5

Dec 2017

60.3

Mar 2016

64.7

Dec 2007

%

quarterly

Jun 2004 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-22
Czech Republic

60.5

Jun 2018

60.3

Mar 2018

58.1

Mar 2012

60.6

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Dec 2001 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-10-01
Denmark

75.5

2016

74.9

2015

74.7

2014

79.0

2007

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2018-03-01
Ecuador

68.3

2017

68.5

2016

63.5

1990

70.3

2006

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-27
Egypt

31.0

2017

31.8

2016

27.3

1989

33.4

2010

%

yearly

1989 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-30
Estonia

63.2

Mar 2018

63.9

Dec 2017

56.9

Jun 2002

63.9

Dec 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-15
European Union

57.3

2017

57.5

2016

56.2

1997

57.7

1991

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-29
Finland

65.5

Sep 2018

66.8

Aug 2018

63.5

Dec 2012

71.5

Jun 2008

%

monthly

May 2004 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-23
France

72.2

Jun 2018

72.2

Mar 2018

69.5

Jun 2006

72.2

Jun 2018

%

quarterly

Mar 2003 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-08-14
Georgia

65.8

2017

66.3

2016

60.3

2007

66.8

2015

%

yearly

1998 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-21
Germany

60.9

Jun 2018

61.0

Mar 2018

58.2

Mar 2005

61.7

Dec 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-06
Greece

59.7

Jul 2018

60.0

Jun 2018

57.4

Mar 2004

60.4

Oct 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Jul 2018

Updated on 2018-10-11
Hong Kong

61.2

Sep 2018

61.4

Aug 2018

59.5

Nov 2010

66.2

Sep 1984

%

monthly

Dec 1981 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-19
Hungary

62.8

Sep 2018

62.4

Jun 2018

51.0

Jun 1998

62.8

Sep 2018

%

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-30
Iceland

80.8

Sep 2018

82.3

Aug 2018

76.1

Nov 2011

87.4

Jul 2007

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-25
India

53.8

2017

53.9

2016

53.8

2017

60.8

1994

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Indonesia

69.2

Feb 2018

66.7

Aug 2017

65.8

Aug 2015

70.0

Feb 2011

%

semiannually

Feb 2005 - Feb 2018

Updated on 2018-05-07
Iran

39.7

Mar 2018

40.1

Dec 2017

35.4

Mar 2014

42.6

Sep 2005

%

quarterly

Jun 2001 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-10
Israel

64.4

Aug 2018

64.2

Jul 2018

62.6

Jan 2012

65.0

Jul 2016

%

monthly

Jan 2012 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-10-08
Italy

66.3

Jun 2018

65.4

Mar 2018

57.2

Jun 1978

66.3

Jun 2018

%

quarterly

Mar 1977 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-10-01
Ivory Coast

57.3

2017

57.4

2016

57.3

2017

67.8

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Japan

61.7

May 2018

61.7

Apr 2018

58.5

Dec 2012

67.9

Jun 1968

%

monthly

Jan 1968 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-06-28
Jordan

39.1

2017

39.2

2016

39.1

2017

42.6

1996

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Kazakhstan

70.0

Jun 2018

69.5

Mar 2018

68.0

Mar 2002

72.8

Sep 2001

%

quarterly

Jun 2001 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-08-13
Kenya

65.4

2017

65.4

2016

64.8

2005

73.8

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
South Korea

63.5

Sep 2018

63.4

Aug 2018

59.2

Jan 2011

63.9

May 2018

%

monthly

Jun 1999 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-11
Kosovo

42.8

2017

38.7

2016

36.9

2012

52.8

2002

%

yearly

2002 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-18
Kuwait

69.0

2017

69.6

2016

64.3

1990

70.6

2014

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Kyrgyzstan

61.5

2016

62.4

2015

61.5

2016

76.2

1996

%

yearly

1994 - 2016

Updated on 2017-12-27
Laos

78.3

2017

78.1

2016

78.1

2011

81.2

1991

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Latvia

69.7

Jun 2018

69.2

Mar 2018

59.9

Mar 2002

69.7

Jun 2018

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-08-15
Lebanon

47.2

2017

47.1

2016

43.6

1996

47.2

2017

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Lithuania

61.2

Jun 2018

60.8

Mar 2018

54.7

Dec 2006

61.2

Jun 2018

%

quarterly

Jun 1998 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-08-17
Luxembourg

54.7

2017

54.6

2016

53.7

2000

55.6

2013

%

yearly

2000 - 2017

Updated on 2018-10-22
Macau

71.0

Jun 2018

70.8

May 2018

60.8

Sep 2003

74.4

Dec 2014

%

monthly

Sep 1996 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-27
Macedonia

56.9

Jun 2018

56.9

Mar 2018

50.3

Dec 2004

57.8

Dec 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-07
Malawi

77.0

2017

76.8

2016

76.8

2016

77.5

2013

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Malaysia

68.4

Aug 2018

68.6

Jul 2018

67.6

Dec 2016

68.6

Jul 2018

%

monthly

Jan 2015 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-10-15
Malta

73.5

Jun 2018

71.2

Mar 2018

57.2

Dec 2006

73.5

Jun 2018

%

quarterly

Dec 2000 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-10-03
Mauritius

58.7

Jun 2018

58.8

Mar 2018

56.9

Dec 2004

61.0

Dec 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-27
Mexico

59.5

Sep 2018

60.0

Aug 2018

58.2

Dec 2010

61.5

Jun 2012

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-24
Moldova

46.4

Jun 2018

39.3

Mar 2018

37.0

Mar 2012

61.4

Jun 2000

%

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-03
Mongolia

61.0

Jun 2018

60.6

Mar 2018

59.2

Jun 2008

64.8

Sep 2011

%

quarterly

Sep 2006 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-08-15
Montenegro

56.2

Jun 2018

53.6

Mar 2018

47.1

Mar 2011

56.4

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-17
Morocco

47.0

Jun 2018

47.1

Mar 2018

45.5

Sep 2017

55.7

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Mar 1999 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-10-10
Myanmar

65.1

2017

65.3

2016

65.1

2017

73.4

1991

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-09-24
Nepal

84.2

2017

84.3

2016

83.0

2008

86.2

1995

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Netherlands

69.9

Sep 2018

70.5

Aug 2018

62.1

Jan 2005

70.5

Aug 2018

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-18
New Zealand

71.2

Mar 2018

71.3

Dec 2017

62.6

Sep 1992

71.3

Dec 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 1986 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-01
Nigeria

55.1

2017

55.2

2016

54.7

2004

56.4

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-20
Norway

64.2

2017

64.4

2016

61.6

1993

67.4

2008

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Oman

70.2

2017

69.8

2016

54.9

2001

70.2

2017

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Pakistan

54.4

2017

54.4

2016

49.2

1995

54.4

2017

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Panama

64.0

2017

64.4

2016

61.9

2011

64.4

2016

%

yearly

2003 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-16
Paraguay

63.1

2017

62.6

2016

57.3

1999

64.4

2012

%

yearly

1998 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-10
Peru

72.2

2016

71.6

2015

69.2

2001

74.1

2010

%

yearly

2001 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-25
Philippines

60.1

Jul 2018

60.9

Apr 2018

60.1

Jul 2018

69.0

Apr 2004

%

quarterly

Jul 2003 - Jul 2018

Updated on 2018-09-25
Poland

56.5

Jun 2018

56.0

Mar 2018

53.2

Mar 2007

57.9

Mar 1999

%

quarterly

Dec 1998 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-08-24
Portugal

59.0

Jun 2018

58.9

Mar 2018

58.1

Mar 2016

61.6

Jun 2011

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-08-08
Qatar

89.1

2016

88.6

2015

79.7

2006

89.1

2016

%

yearly

2006 - 2016

Updated on 2017-07-18
Romania

53.8

Mar 2018

54.2

Dec 2017

52.7

Mar 2016

67.8

Sep 1996

%

quarterly

Mar 1996 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-08-10
Russia

68.8

Mar 2018

68.5

Feb 2018

66.8

Feb 2010

70.3

Aug 2016

%

monthly

Aug 2009 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-14
Saudi Arabia

56.1

2017

55.9

2016

48.8

1999

56.1

2017

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Serbia

55.2

Jun 2018

52.9

Mar 2018

50.8

Mar 2015

55.3

Sep 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2014 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-08-31
Singapore

67.7

2017

68.0

2016

63.1

1998

68.3

2015

%

yearly

1991 - 2017

Updated on 2018-01-26
Slovakia

59.6

Jun 2018

59.6

Mar 2018

58.5

Mar 2011

60.9

Sep 2001

%

quarterly

Mar 1994 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-14
Slovenia

59.1

Jun 2018

58.3

Mar 2018

55.8

Mar 2016

60.7

Sep 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-19
South Africa

59.1

Jun 2018

59.3

Mar 2018

55.0

Dec 2010

60.5

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2008 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-31
Spain

58.7

Sep 2018

58.8

Jun 2018

48.9

Jun 1985

60.5

Sep 2012

%

quarterly

Sep 1976 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-25
Sri Lanka

51.1

Jun 2018

52.0

Mar 2018

51.1

Jun 2018

54.7

Mar 2017

%

quarterly

Jun 2012 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Sudan

46.5

2017

46.6

2016

46.5

2017

51.7

1996

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Sweden

72.9

Sep 2018

73.7

Aug 2018

69.3

Jan 2012

75.3

Jul 2018

%

monthly

Apr 2005 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-18
Switzerland

68.4

Jun 2018

68.4

Mar 2018

66.8

Mar 2010

68.8

Dec 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-08-16
Syria

41.1

2017

41.5

2016

41.1

2017

54.2

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
Taiwan

59.0

Sep 2018

59.2

Aug 2018

56.3

Apr 1982

61.8

Aug 1987

%

monthly

Jan 1978 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-22
Tajikistan

46.7

2016

47.7

2015

46.7

2016

78.5

1990

%

yearly

1990 - 2016

Updated on 2018-10-18
Thailand

68.1

Sep 2018

68.8

Aug 2018

66.4

Oct 2017

73.1

Jun 2013

%

monthly

Jan 2013 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-03
Tunisia

46.6

2014

47.8

2012

45.2

2000

47.8

2012

%

yearly

1999 - 2014

Updated on 2017-10-19
Turkey

54.0

Jul 2018

53.8

Jun 2018

42.4

Feb 2006

54.0

Jul 2018

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - Jul 2018

Updated on 2018-10-15
Ukraine

61.9

Mar 2018

61.5

Dec 2017

61.2

Mar 2005

65.3

Sep 2013

%

quarterly

Mar 2005 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-26
United Arab Emirates

79.7

2017

80.4

2016

73.1

1990

82.2

2010

%

yearly

1990 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-19
United Kingdom

63.6

Jul 2018

63.6

Jun 2018

61.4

May 1983

64.5

Sep 1990

%

monthly

Feb 1971 - Jul 2018

Updated on 2018-10-16
United States

62.7

Sep 2018

62.7

Aug 2018

57.2

Jan 1948

68.1

Jul 1997

%

monthly

Jan 1948 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-05
Uruguay

62.7

Aug 2018

61.3

Jul 2018

59.6

Jun 2006

65.7

Feb 2014

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-10-05
Venezuela

62.7

Apr 2016

62.8

Mar 2016

62.6

Dec 2015

70.6

Oct 2003

%

monthly

Jan 1999 - Apr 2016

Updated on 2016-06-29
Vietnam

76.5

Jun 2018

76.7

Mar 2018

76.2

Jun 2015

78.8

Dec 2015

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
Yemen

41.8

2010

42.2

2009

39.2

2004

44.5

2005

%

yearly

2004 - 2010

Updated on 2014-06-17

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1,994,863.110

2017

1,584,813.485

2016

181,851.488

1996

2,116,203.609

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1995 - 2017

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Aug 2018

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Dec 2017

26.6

Jun 2017

21.6

Mar 2012

28.5

Jun 2016

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quarterly

Mar 2011 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-04-12
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0.8

Mar 2018

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Dec 2008

14.9

Mar 2016

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quarterly

Mar 2004 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-14
Consumer Confidence Growth

-17.2

Jun 2018

-16.5

May 2018

-96.4

Jan 2009

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Updated on 2018-07-02
Consumer Confidence: Net Balance

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Sep 2018

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Aug 2018

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Jan 2009

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May 2007

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monthly

Mar 2001 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
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Sep 2018

2.6

Aug 2018

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Nov 1994

25.2

Dec 1989

%

monthly

May 1989 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-09-27
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261,700.000

2016

238,723.000

2015

192,778.000

2010

267,151.000

2008

TEU

yearly

2008 - 2016

Updated on 2017-10-25
Core CPI Change

2.273

Jul 2018

2.111

Jun 2018

1.086

Sep 1998

18.193

Jan 2009

%

monthly

Mar 1998 - Jul 2018

Updated on 2018-07-23
Current Account Balance

2.9

Mar 2018

20.7

Dec 2017

-1,803.0

Jun 2008

850.7

Sep 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1976 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-04
Current Account Balance: % of GDP

0.0

Mar 2018

0.3

Dec 2017

-36.3

Jun 2008

15.2

Sep 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-08
Direct Investment Abroad

77.3

Mar 2018

-1,354.2

Dec 2017

-5,446.0

Sep 2017

4,143.6

Jun 2007

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1990 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-04
Domestic Credit

25,763.4

Jun 2018

26,114.9

May 2018

2,970.6

Dec 1993

69,385.8

Mar 2008

USD mn

monthly

Sep 1993 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-23
Domestic Credit Growth

5.0

Jun 2018

4.0

May 2018

-58.8

Sep 2009

56.1

Sep 2008

%

monthly

Sep 1994 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-23
Electricity Production

18,122

2014

18,116

2013

0

1915

18,122

2014

GWh

yearly

1915 - 2014

Updated on 2016-03-01
Employed Persons

198,300.000

May 2018

197,900.000

Apr 2018

155,800.000

Jan 2003

198,300.000

May 2018

Person

monthly

Jan 2003 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-10
Equity Market Index

1,319.1

Jun 2018

1,323.4

May 2018

386.8

Mar 2009

7,867.9

Jul 2007

31Dec1997=1000

monthly

Jan 2001 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Exchange Rate against USD

106.850

Jun 2018

103.980

May 2018

0.163

Jan 1960

136.820

Mar 2015

ISK/USD

monthly

Jan 1957 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Exports: ICT Goods

6,592.909

2016

8,713.163

2015

1,503.279

2002

9,446.673

2008

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-25
Exports: Medicament

11,638.348

2017

70,184.155

2016

5,292.778

1997

127,029.697

2010

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

7,914.779

2017

4,132.725

2016

9.123

1999

7,914.779

2017

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Exports: Telecommunication Equipment

2,144.641

2017

2,569.239

2016

3.981

1995

3,780.349

2008

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
Exports: Television

284.179

2017

213.093

2016

0.310

1997

284.179

2017

USD th

yearly

1996 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
External Debt

22,094.7

Mar 2018

21,655.2

Dec 2017

3,133.4

Dec 1989

146,571.2

Sep 2008

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 1989 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-04
External Debt: % of GDP

88.9

2017

117.2

2016

54.4

1990

958.0

2008

%

yearly

1989 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-04
External Debt: Short Term

843.4

Mar 2018

785.1

Dec 2017

462.6

Mar 1995

50,745.4

Sep 2008

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 1989 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-04
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP

3.2

2017

4.8

2016

3.2

2017

350.7

2008

%

yearly

1989 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-04
Forecast: Consumer Price Index Growth

2.500

2023

2.500

2022

1.552

1994

84.275

1983

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Current Account Balance

1.349

2023

1.223

2022

-3.991

2008

1.563

2016

USD bn

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Employment

0.204

2019

0.199

2018

0.106

1980

0.204

2019

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2019

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth

2.983

2023

2.981

2022

-17.133

1982

17.535

2007

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: GDP PPP Per Capita

64,419.888

2023

62,354.367

2022

10,685.888

1980

64,419.888

2023

PPP Intl $

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Government Expenditure

1,458.214

2023

1,374.133

2022

5.548

1980

1,458.214

2023

ISK bn

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Government Net Debt

844.978

2023

871.433

2022

11.625

1982

1,653.190

2014

ISK bn

yearly

1982 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Government Revenue

1,498.326

2023

1,413.380

2022

5.760

1980

1,498.326

2023

ISK bn

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Nominal GDP Per Capita

98,255.824

2023

96,631.565

2022

11,665.240

1983

98,255.824

2023

USD

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Population

0.363

2023

0.360

2022

0.229

1980

0.363

2023

Person mn

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Real GDP Growth

2.647

2023

2.581

2022

-6.505

2009

9.428

2007

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Forecast: Unemployment Rate

4.000

2023

4.000

2022

0.313

1980

7.558

2010

%

yearly

1980 - 2023

Updated on 2018-07-12
Foreign Direct Investment

-222.4

Mar 2018

-1,249.8

Dec 2017

-5,212.8

Sep 2017

3,137.8

Jun 2007

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1976 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-04
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP

-3.6

Mar 2018

-19.8

Dec 2017

-80.0

Sep 2017

62.0

Dec 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-08
Foreign Exchange Reserves

6,042.1

Jun 2018

6,172.9

May 2018

296.0

Jul 2001

8,591.3

Nov 2011

USD mn

monthly

Oct 2000 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-10
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP

23.622

Mar 2018

25.425

Dec 2017

3.762

Mar 2003

55.272

Dec 2011

%

quarterly

Dec 2000 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-08
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import

8.7

May 2018

9.4

Apr 2018

1.3

Mar 2001

22.3

Feb 2012

NA

monthly

Oct 2000 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Foreign Portfolio Investment

501.767

Mar 2018

22.096

Dec 2017

-6,939.292

Dec 2015

5,386.163

Jun 2005

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1995 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-04
GDP Deflator Growth

3.6

Mar 2018

2.0

Dec 2017

-1.2

Mar 2017

23.6

Dec 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-11
GDP per Capita

69,554.000

2017

60,601.000

2016

1,414.982

1960

69,554.000

2017

USD

yearly

1960 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-02
Gold Reserves

79.928

Jun 2018

84.709

May 2018

0.900

Nov 1974

115.365

Aug 2011

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-10
Government Debt: % of GDP

42.4

2017

52.7

2016

24.7

2005

94.7

2011

%

yearly

1998 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-24
Gross Fixed Capital Formation

1,469.292

Mar 2018

1,405.277

Dec 2017

389.082

Mar 1997

1,804.237

Dec 2006

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-08
Gross National Product

23,969.782

2017

20,680.431

2016

247.369

1960

23,969.782

2017

USD mn

yearly

1960 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-08
Gross Savings Rate

25.4

Mar 2018

23.0

Dec 2017

15.0

Jun 2005

35.2

Sep 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-08
House Prices Growth

5.0

Sep 2018

6.1

Aug 2018

-13.2

Jul 2009

33.4

Sep 2005

%

monthly

Mar 2001 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-09-27
Household Debt

19,731.6

Mar 2018

18,753.9

Dec 2017

3,617.1

Dec 1991

25,254.2

Dec 2007

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 1991 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-05
Household Debt: % of GDP

77.0

2017

76.4

2016

72.1

1997

113.3

2009

%

yearly

1997 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-05
Household Expenditure per Capita

17,805.253

2016

18,427.788

2015

14,176.631

2002

30,932.740

2007

USD

yearly

2002 - 2016

Updated on 2018-06-12
Imports: ICT Goods

312,201.037

2016

283,984.866

2015

143,122.968

2009

383,531.698

2007

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-25
Imports: Medicament

141,624.925

2017

151,357.756

2016

37,457.776

1995

151,357.756

2016

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product

10,942.132

2017

12,511.309

2016

4,497.835

1999

14,824.655

2013

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-10
Imports: Telecommunication Equipment

145,676.228

2017

124,715.534

2016

40,439.604

1995

145,676.228

2017

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
Imports: Television

34,566.364

2017

19,309.643

2016

11,128.598

1995

40,302.343

2005

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-07-09
Industrial Production Index Growth

-10.4

2016

6.5

2015

-10.4

2016

41.1

2008

%

yearly

2008 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-24
Investment: % of GDP

24.7

Mar 2018

21.0

Dec 2017

12.0

Jun 2010

39.9

Dec 2006

%

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-08
Labour Productivity Growth

5.88

Jun 2018

3.97

Mar 2018

-5.83

Jun 2010

11.49

Sep 2004

%

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-21
Liner Shipping Connectivity Index

7.160

2017

11.830

2016

4.410

2014

11.830

2016

2004=100

yearly

2004 - 2017

Updated on 2017-09-29
Liquid Assets Ratio

22.8

Dec 2015

22.0

Jun 2015

17.5

Jun 2012

24.3

Jun 2014

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Dec 2015

Updated on 2017-04-06
Long Term Interest Rate

4.42

Jun 2018

4.52

May 2018

3.45

Feb 2005

13.10

Oct 2008

% pa

monthly

Jan 1992 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
M2 Growth

5.2

Jun 2018

7.7

May 2018

-14.6

Jan 2013

88.3

Nov 2008

%

monthly

Sep 1987 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-23
Market Capitalization: % of GDP

31.0

2017

39.5

2016

7.5

1994

219.1

2006

%

yearly

1994 - 2017

Updated on 2018-04-24
Minerals Production

866,950.000

2016

870,016.000

2015

785,900.000

2011

870,016.000

2015

Metric Ton

yearly

2009 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-26
Money Supply M1

4,775.798

Jun 2018

4,824.264

May 2018

27.368

Nov 1960

6,360.632

Mar 2008

USD mn

monthly

Apr 1960 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-23
Money Supply M2

10,461.161

Jun 2018

10,539.431

May 2018

971.048

Sep 1986

10,888.603

Apr 2018

USD mn

monthly

Sep 1986 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-23
Monthly Earnings

5,769

2016

4,837

2015

2,538

2001

6,603

2007

USD

yearly

1998 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-24
Motor Vehicle Registered

261.747

2015

251.118

2014

214.000

2005

261.747

2015

Unit th

yearly

2005 - 2015

Updated on 2017-06-27
Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars

2,776.823

Dec 2017

2,293.000

Dec 2016

278.000

Jun 2012

3,363.000

Dec 2007

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-08
Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars

21,282.068

Dec 2017

18,442.000

Dec 2016

2,113.000

Dec 2009

21,282.068

Dec 2017

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-03-08
Motor Vehicles Sales

24,059

2017

20,735

2016

2,471

2009

24,059

2017

Unit

yearly

2005 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-02
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

16.0

2017

32.9

2016

-76.6

2009

61.1

2011

%

yearly

2006 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-02
National Government Debt

10,134.6

2017

10,708.0

2016

3,344.0

2000

14,168.0

2014

USD mn

yearly

1998 - 2017

Updated on 2018-05-08
Nominal GDP

6,564.5

Mar 2018

6,324.9

Dec 2017

1,864.9

Jun 1997

6,564.5

Mar 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-08
Nominal GDP Growth

9.035

Mar 2018

3.370

Dec 2017

-2.646

Dec 2009

20.879

Dec 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-08
Nominal Residential Property Price Index

195.210

Mar 2018

189.350

Dec 2017

45.810

Mar 2000

195.210

Mar 2018

2010=100

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-30
Nominal Residential Property Price Index Growth

13.170

Mar 2018

15.000

Dec 2017

-11.330

Sep 2009

33.450

Sep 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-30
Non Performing Loans Ratio

6.0

2016

8.0

2015

6.0

2016

42.0

2009

%

yearly

2009 - 2016

Updated on 2017-04-06
Number of Subscriber Fixed Line

146,213.000

2017

164,566.000

2016

33,000.000

1960

199,503.000

2008

Unit

yearly

1960 - 2017

Updated on 2018-10-10
Number of Subscriber Mobile

401,613.000

2016

383,919.000

2015

0.000

1985

401,613.000

2016

Person

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Oil Consumption

17.681

2017

17.582

2016

9.403

1965

17.926

2006

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1965 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-14
Policy Rate

5.00

Jun 2018

5.00

May 2018

4.25

Jul 2011

18.00

Feb 2009

% pa

monthly

Jan 1994 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-06-30
Population

0.3

2017

0.3

2016

0.0

1786

0.3

2017

Person mn

yearly

1732 - 2017

Updated on 2018-03-28
Private Consumption Expenditure

3,320.140

Mar 2018

3,152.443

Dec 2017

1,046.248

Mar 1997

3,320.140

Mar 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-08
Private Consumption: % of GDP

50.6

Mar 2018

53.1

Dec 2017

44.0

Sep 2016

62.0

Jun 2000

%

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-08
Producer Price Index Growth

11.7

Jun 2018

8.5

May 2018

-12.3

Jan 2014

68.5

Nov 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2007 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-24
Public Consumption Expenditure

1,535.360

Mar 2018

1,451.288

Dec 2017

377.962

Mar 1997

1,535.360

Mar 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-08
Public Consumption: % of GDP

24.0

Mar 2018

23.9

Dec 2017

20.3

Sep 1997

25.7

Mar 2009

%

quarterly

Mar 1997 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-08
Real Effective Exchange Rate

94.0

Aug 2018

93.6

Jul 2018

56.9

Nov 2008

106.9

Nov 2005

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1979 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-21
Real GDP Growth

5.2

Mar 2018

1.3

Dec 2017

-8.1

Mar 2009

12.9

Dec 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 1998 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-11
Real Residential Property Price Index

157.750

Mar 2018

153.970

Dec 2017

85.070

Mar 2000

157.750

Mar 2018

2010=100

quarterly

Mar 2000 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-30
Real Residential Property Price Index Growth

10.460

Mar 2018

12.940

Dec 2017

-24.060

Mar 2009

28.350

Sep 2005

%

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-05-30
Reserve Requirement Ratio

2.0

Sep 2018

2.0

Aug 2018

2.0

Sep 2018

28.0

Mar 1985

%

monthly

Jun 1979 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-01
Retail Sales Growth

5.1

Jun 2018

8.3

Apr 2018

-3.9

Apr 2009

15.3

Aug 2007

%

monthly

Feb 2002 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-09-21
Short Term Interest Rate

4.70

Sep 2018

4.70

Aug 2018

4.00

Jul 2011

18.57

Oct 2008

% pa

monthly

Aug 1998 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-02
Tax Revenue

2,092.197

Mar 2018

2,309.170

Dec 2017

864.599

Jun 2009

4,441.665

Mar 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 2004 - Mar 2018

Updated on 2018-06-14
Teledensity: Fixed Line

49.497

2016

50.917

2015

18.794

1960

70.011

2000

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Teledensity: Mobile

120.795

2016

116.253

2015

0.000

1985

120.795

2016

Number

yearly

1960 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-19
Total Deposits

17,796.690

Aug 2018

17,648.700

Jul 2018

2,147.318

Feb 1994

48,529.559

Mar 2008

USD mn

monthly

Sep 1993 - Aug 2018

Updated on 2018-09-21
Total Exports

440.1

Sep 2018

472.8

Aug 2018

56.4

Jan 1988

632.8

May 2008

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1988 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-04
Total Exports Growth

8.4

Sep 2018

5.8

Aug 2018

-32.2

Apr 2003

135.6

Sep 2008

%

monthly

Jan 1989 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-31
Total Imports

711.0

May 2018

666.7

Apr 2018

69.1

Jan 1990

780.5

Jul 2008

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1988 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Total Imports Growth

-4.3

May 2018

20.2

Apr 2018

-37.1

May 2009

92.8

Dec 2006

%

monthly

Jan 1989 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-06-29
Tourism Revenue

2,411

2016

1,618

2015

309

1995

2,411

2016

USD mn

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2018-05-02
Tourism Revenue Growth

49.0

2016

17.7

2015

-37.6

2009

49.0

2016

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-05-02
Trade Balance

-195.8

Jun 2018

-166.3

May 2018

-372.6

Dec 2006

194.1

Dec 2008

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1957 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-07-05
Unemployment Rate

2.79

May 2018

2.80

Apr 2018

2.43

Feb 2008

7.59

Nov 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - May 2018

Updated on 2018-07-10
Visitor Arrivals

1,792,000

2016

1,289,000

2015

190,000

1995

1,792,000

2016

Person

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2018-05-02
Visitor Arrivals Growth

39.0

2016

29.2

2015

-5.3

2002

39.0

2016

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-05-02
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