Taiwan Retail Sales Growth

2000 - 2019 | Monthly | % | CEIC Data

Taiwan's Retail Sales dropped 1.9 % YoY in Mar 2019, compared with a 7.1 % decrease in the previous month. Taiwan's Retail Sales Growth YoY data is updated monthly, available from Jan 2000 to Mar 2019, with an average growth rate of 2.3 %. The data reached an all-time high of 22.3 % in Jan 2011 and a record low of -11.8 % in Dec 2008. CEIC calculates Retail Sales Growth from monthly Retail Trade Index. The Ministry of Economic Affairs provides Retail Trade Index with base 2011=100. Retail Trade Index includes Motor Vehicles.

What was Taiwan's Retail Sales Growth in Mar 2019?

Last

-1.9

Mar 2019
Previous

-7.1

Feb 2019
Min

-11.8

Dec 2008
Max

22.3

Jan 2011
Unit

%

Frequency

monthly

Range

Jan 2000 - Mar 2019

Updated on 23 Apr 2019
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

-1.9

Mar 2019

-7.1

Feb 2019

-11.8

Dec 2008

22.3

Jan 2011

%

monthly

Jan 2000 - Mar 2019

Updated on 23 Apr 2019

View Taiwan's Retail Sales Growth from Jan 2000 to Mar 2019 in the chart:

Taiwan Retail Sales Growth

Taiwan Retail Sales Growth

Series Details
Series ID

249101601

Name

Taiwan Retail Sales Growth

Country

Taiwan

Frequency

Monthly

Unit

%

Status

Active

Source

CEIC Data

First Date

Jan 2000

Last Date

Mar 2019

Last Updated

23 Apr 2019

Statistics
Mean

2.1

Variance

18.5

Standard deviation

4.3

Skewness

0.3

Kurtosis

2.7

Coefficient variation

2.1

Median

2.3

Max
Jan 2011

22.3

Min
Dec 2008

-11.8

Previous observation
Feb 2019

-7.1

Last observation
Mar 2019

-1.9

Number of Observations

231

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Domestic Trade and Household Survey Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Motor Vehicles Sales

16,684

Mar 2019

12,006

Feb 2019

5,782

Dec 2008

71,942

Jan 2005

Unit

monthly

Jan 1997 - Mar 2019

Updated on 2019-04-11
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

-30.7

Mar 2019

-11.9

Feb 2019

-69.2

Dec 2008

404.4

Dec 2009

%

monthly

Jan 1998 - Mar 2019

Updated on 2019-04-11
Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars

50,860.570

Dec 2017

56,254.000

Dec 2016

24,484.000

Jun 2013

120,637.000

Dec 2005

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-10-10
Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars

208,152.920

Dec 2017

206,092.000

Dec 2016

110,163.000

Jun 2013

325,840.000

Dec 2005

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-10-10
Consumer Confidence: Net Balance

-15.6

Mar 2019

-15.3

Feb 2019

-51.6

Feb 2009

-7.1

Apr 2015

% Point

monthly

Jan 2001 - Mar 2019

Updated on 2019-03-29
Consumer Confidence Growth

-3.5

Mar 2019

-2.7

Feb 2019

-18.8

Mar 2009

28.9

Apr 2010

% Point

monthly

Jan 2002 - Mar 2019

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Household Expenditure per Capita

10,974.300

2017

9,886.409

2016

6,670.869

1998

10,974.300

2017

USD

yearly

1997 - 2017

Updated on 2018-08-20
Household Income per Capita

13,854.833

2017

12,666.790

2016

1,844.346

1983

13,854.833

2017

USD

yearly

1983 - 2017

Updated on 2018-08-17
Wholesale Trade Index: Machinery and Equipment

132.480

Sep 2018

130.340

Aug 2018

51.570

Jan 1999

132.480

Sep 2018

2011=100

monthly

Jan 1999 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-23
Wholesale & Retail Trade Index: Retail Trade

111.910

Oct 2018

106.100

Sep 2018

70.030

Jan 1999

116.760

Jan 2017

2011=100

monthly

Jan 1999 - Oct 2018

Updated on 2018-11-23
Retail Trade Index: Automobiles and Motorcycles and Related Parts

113.500

Oct 2018

101.710

Sep 2018

46.640

Aug 2008

149.150

Jan 2011

2011=100

monthly

Jan 1999 - Oct 2018

Updated on 2018-11-23
CS: Wholesale Trade

904,956.018

Sep 2018

918,377.526

Aug 2018

448,531.415

Jan 1999

918,377.526

Aug 2018

NTD mn

monthly

Jan 1999 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-23
CS: Retail Trade

351,027.655

Sep 2018

344,590.146

Aug 2018

186,997.299

Jan 1999

379,792.838

Dec 2017

NTD mn

monthly

Jan 1999 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-23
CS: Retail Trade: Automobiles and Motorcycles and Related Parts

52,395.039

Oct 2018

46,919.530

Sep 2018

19,976.730

Aug 2008

66,369.782

Jan 2018

NTD mn

monthly

Jan 1999 - Oct 2018

Updated on 2018-11-23
Commerce Sales: sa: Retail Trade

355,221.239

Mar 2019

330,163.910

Feb 2019

184,407.963

Jan 1999

372,251.543

Jan 2019

NTD mn

monthly

Jan 1999 - Mar 2019

Updated on 2019-04-23
Consumer Confidence Index: next 6 mth

80.130

Nov 2018

81.950

Oct 2018

48.420

Feb 2009

92.930

Apr 2015

Point

monthly

Jan 2001 - Nov 2018

Updated on 2018-11-27
FIES: Disposable Income

8,721.300

2017

8,400.000

2016

61.500

1968

8,721.300

2017

NTD bn

yearly

1968 - 2017

Updated on 2018-08-17
FIES: Consumption Expenditure

6,947.200

2017

6,570.400

2016

54.600

1968

6,947.200

2017

NTD bn

yearly

1968 - 2017

Updated on 2018-08-17

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monthly

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Mar 2018

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15.863

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monthly

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Dec 2018

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Sep 2018

10.2

Jun 2007

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Mar 2018

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2017

38.567

2016

1.914

1975

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2017

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yearly

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2017

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2016

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2001

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1989

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yearly

1981 - 2017

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Consumer Confidence Growth

-3.5

Mar 2019

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Feb 2019

-18.8

Mar 2009

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Apr 2010

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monthly

Jan 2002 - Mar 2019

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Consumer Confidence: Net Balance

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Mar 2019

-15.3

Feb 2019

-51.6

Feb 2009

-7.1

Apr 2015

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monthly

Jan 2001 - Mar 2019

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0.3

Feb 2019

-0.0

Jan 2019

-3.1

Oct 1970

61.1

Mar 1974

%

monthly

Jan 1960 - Feb 2019

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14,965,000.000

2017

14,885,000.000

2016

11,352,097.000

2009

15,270,100.000

2014

TEU

yearly

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0.471

Mar 2019

0.302

Feb 2019

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Aug 1985

4.949

May 1989

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monthly

Jan 1982 - Mar 2019

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18,648.0

Dec 2018

13,602.0

Sep 2018

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Mar 1981

25,637.0

Dec 2017

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4,475.0

Sep 2018

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Dec 1982

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Dec 2016

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Feb 2019

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40,868.5

Oct 1983

1,116,256.4

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Feb 2019

5.9

Jan 2019

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48.8

Jun 1974

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monthly

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18,302

Feb 2019

21,418

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2,861

Feb 1983

26,361

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11,483,000.000

Feb 2019

11,474,000.000

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8,693,000.000

Jul 1993

11,483,000.000

Feb 2019

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monthly

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10,641.0

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94.1

Jan 1967

12,054.4

Jan 1990

1966=100

monthly

Jan 1967 - Mar 2019

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30.857

Mar 2019

30.799

Feb 2019

24.770

Jun 1992

40.501

Aug 1985

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monthly

Oct 1983 - Mar 2019

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139,206,077.872

2017

120,601,889.497

2016

49,854,516.447

2001

139,206,077.872

2017

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yearly

2000 - 2017

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390,836.422

2017

403,070.977

2016

37,542.000

1995

403,070.977

2016

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yearly

1995 - 2017

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180,105.740

2017

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2016

13,788.892

1998

180,105.740

2017

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yearly

1995 - 2017

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13,898,553.233

2017

13,731,425.025

2016

3,774,182.912

1999

17,036,567.489

2011

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yearly

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968,673.602

2017

555,219.866

2016

517,198.976

1998

2,674,777.733

2006

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yearly

1995 - 2017

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191,161.0

Dec 2018

202,611.0

Sep 2018

31,705.0

Jun 2001

202,611.0

Sep 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Jun 1999 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-02-22
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32.4

2018

31.6

2017

10.5

2000

33.5

2014

%

yearly

1999 - 2018

Updated on 2019-03-29
External Debt: Short Term

178,568.0

Dec 2018

189,850.0

Sep 2018

23,964.0

Jun 2001

189,850.0

Sep 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Jun 1999 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-02-22
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30.3

2018

29.4

2017

7.9

2000

30.8

2014

%

yearly

1999 - 2018

Updated on 2019-02-22
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1.437

2024

1.403

2023

-0.605

2015

19.023

1980

%

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2019-04-09
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75.982

2024

72.351

2023

3.129

1998

82.839

2017

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yearly

1984 - 2024

Updated on 2019-04-09
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11.691

2020

11.584

2019

6.547

1980

11.691

2020

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yearly

1980 - 2020

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1.328

2024

1.324

2023

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2009

27.847

1986

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yearly

1980 - 2024

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68,209.790

2024

65,512.510

2023

3,473.660

1980

68,209.790

2024

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yearly

1980 - 2024

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3,837.090

2024

3,713.780

2023

377.492

1980

3,837.090

2024

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yearly

1980 - 2024

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6,137.850

2024

6,188.650

2023

2,174.760

1997

6,226.650

2020

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yearly

1997 - 2024

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3,480.760

2024

3,348.990

2023

340.715

1980

3,480.760

2024

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yearly

1980 - 2024

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33,786.310

2024

31,864.670

2023

2,367.600

1980

33,786.310

2024

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yearly

1980 - 2024

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23.792

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23.761

2023

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1980

23.792

2024

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yearly

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2024

2.238

2023

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2009

12.703

1987

%

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2019-04-09
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3.660

2024

3.660

2023

1.230

1980

5.850

2009

%

yearly

1980 - 2024

Updated on 2019-04-09
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1,507.0

Dec 2018

373.0

Sep 2018

-2,304.0

Mar 2011

7,819.0

Dec 2016

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1981 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-04-02
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1.0

Dec 2018

0.3

Sep 2018

-1.9

Mar 2011

5.6

Dec 2016

%

quarterly

Mar 1981 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-29
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464,078.0

Mar 2019

463,935.0

Feb 2019

312.0

Mar 1969

464,078.0

Mar 2019

USD mn

monthly

Mar 1969 - Mar 2019

Updated on 2019-04-03
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78.272

Dec 2018

77.709

Sep 2018

24.313

Sep 1984

88.620

Dec 2009

%

quarterly

Sep 1984 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-02-13
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18.2

Mar 2019

30.1

Feb 2019

1.3

Mar 1981

32.4

Jan 2009

NA

monthly

Jan 1981 - Mar 2019

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-3,109.000

Dec 2018

-3,572.000

Sep 2018

-16,309.000

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13,468.000

Sep 2003

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-1.1

Dec 2018

-1.8

Sep 2018

-5.0

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6.7

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%

quarterly

Mar 1982 - Dec 2018

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25,004.000

2018

24,408.000

2017

140.000

1959

25,004.000

2018

USD

yearly

1951 - 2018

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5,002.900

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5,007.800

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4,348.600

Feb 2002

5,337.183

May 2011

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monthly

Jun 1998 - Feb 2019

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35.5

2017

36.2

2016

23.6

1998

39.2

2012

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yearly

1996 - 2017

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30,816.715

Dec 2018

32,463.290

Sep 2018

2,963.060

Mar 1984

32,463.290

Sep 2018

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quarterly

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151,096.000

Dec 2018

146,442.000

Sep 2018

405.000

Sep 1961

156,287.000

Dec 2017

USD mn

quarterly

Mar 1961 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-29
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33.6

Dec 2018

33.9

Sep 2018

15.9

Mar 1968

43.4

Dec 1986

%

quarterly

Mar 1966 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-29
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1.9

Dec 2018

1.6

Sep 2018

-6.0

Mar 2016

20.9

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-29
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513,316.9

2017

463,477.0

2016

251,560.9

2002

513,316.9

2017

USD mn

yearly

2000 - 2017

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89.3

2017

87.2

2016

81.4

2002

89.3

2017

%

yearly

2000 - 2017

Updated on 2019-03-29
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10,974.300

2017

9,886.409

2016

6,670.869

1998

10,974.300

2017

USD

yearly

1997 - 2017

Updated on 2018-08-20
Household Income per Capita

13,854.833

2017

12,666.790

2016

1,844.346

1983

13,854.833

2017

USD

yearly

1983 - 2017

Updated on 2018-08-17
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63,923,247.082

2017

54,168,178.785

2016

29,310,453.683

2001

63,923,247.082

2017

USD th

yearly

2000 - 2017

Updated on 2019-02-20
Imports: Medicament

2,513,960.034

2017

2,332,345.370

2016

363,936.000

1995

2,513,960.034

2017

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

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

794,758.429

2017

768,504.533

2016

200,321.536

1998

794,758.429

2017

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-10-10
Imports: Telecommunication Equipment

6,631,828.341

2017

6,083,846.322

2016

1,216,712.008

1996

6,631,828.341

2017

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-10-10
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663,434.289

2017

680,689.569

2016

102,075.720

1998

680,689.569

2016

USD th

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2018-10-10
Industrial Production Index Growth

1.6

Sep 2018

1.1

Aug 2018

-34.9

Jan 2009

59.8

Feb 2010

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-26
Investment: % of GDP

21.5

Dec 2018

22.8

Sep 2018

6.4

Sep 1963

48.3

Jun 1974

%

quarterly

Mar 1961 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-29
Labour Force Participation Rate

59.1

Feb 2019

59.1

Jan 2019

56.3

Apr 1982

61.8

Aug 1987

%

monthly

Jan 1978 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-03-29
Labour Productivity Growth

1.10

Dec 2018

1.64

Sep 2018

-8.06

Dec 2008

11.02

Mar 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 1979 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-29
Liner Shipping Connectivity Index

77.960

2018

76.120

2017

59.560

2004

77.960

2018

2004=100

yearly

2004 - 2018

Updated on 2018-10-03
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0.82

Feb 2019

0.86

Jan 2019

0.66

Aug 2016

7.63

Mar 1995

% pa

monthly

Jan 1995 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-03-29
Market Capitalization: % of GDP

164.9

2018

181.9

2017

6.1

1968

181.9

2017

%

yearly

1962 - 2018

Updated on 2019-02-13
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540,260.000

2016

593,100.000

2015

540,260.000

2016

744,391.000

2010

Metric Ton

yearly

2009 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-26
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223,342.717

Feb 2019

223,512.724

Jan 2019

45,947.143

Sep 1998

226,870.724

May 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1992 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-03-29
Money Supply M2

1,439,645.669

Feb 2019

1,436,413.691

Jan 2019

294,045.909

Jan 1992

1,479,017.714

Mar 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1992 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-03-29
Monthly Earnings

1,776

Feb 2019

3,056

Jan 2019

309

Oct 1983

3,056

Jan 2019

USD

monthly

Oct 1983 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-04-12
Motor Vehicle Registered

7,677.070

2015

7,492.855

2014

6,652.000

2005

7,677.070

2015

Unit th

yearly

2005 - 2015

Updated on 2018-10-10
Motor Vehicle Sales: Commercial Cars

50,860.570

Dec 2017

56,254.000

Dec 2016

24,484.000

Jun 2013

120,637.000

Dec 2005

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-10-10
Motor Vehicle Sales: Passenger Cars

208,152.920

Dec 2017

206,092.000

Dec 2016

110,163.000

Jun 2013

325,840.000

Dec 2005

Unit

semiannually

Dec 2005 - Dec 2017

Updated on 2018-10-10
Motor Vehicles Sales

16,684

Mar 2019

12,006

Feb 2019

5,782

Dec 2008

71,942

Jan 2005

Unit

monthly

Jan 1997 - Mar 2019

Updated on 2019-04-11
Motor Vehicles Sales Growth

-30.7

Mar 2019

-11.9

Feb 2019

-69.2

Dec 2008

404.4

Dec 2009

%

monthly

Jan 1998 - Mar 2019

Updated on 2019-04-11
Natural Gas: Consumption

2.144

2017

1.929

2016

0.022

1965

2.144

2017

Cub ft/Day bn

yearly

1965 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-14
Nominal GDP

144,593.9

Dec 2018

143,992.6

Sep 2018

14,467.9

Dec 1983

151,014.1

Mar 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 1983 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-29
Nominal GDP Growth

0.578

Dec 2018

0.234

Sep 2018

-8.718

Dec 2008

19.546

Sep 1986

%

quarterly

Mar 1983 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-29
Non Performing Loans Ratio

0.2

Feb 2019

0.2

Jan 2019

0.2

Dec 2015

5.0

Jan 2004

%

monthly

Jan 2004 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-04-15
Non-Performing Loans

2,389.696

Feb 2019

2,307.842

Jan 2019

1,835.898

Dec 2015

24,041.284

Feb 2004

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2004 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-04-15
Oil Consumption

1,050.987

2017

1,043.020

2016

43.856

1965

1,110.212

2007

Barrel/Day th

yearly

1965 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-14
P/E ratio

15.220

Mar 2019

13.740

Feb 2019

9.050

Jan 2009

124.720

Jan 2010

NA

monthly

May 1989 - Mar 2019

Updated on 2019-04-09
Policy Rate

1.38

Mar 2019

1.38

Feb 2019

1.25

May 2010

14.40

Dec 1961

% pa

monthly

Jul 1961 - Mar 2019

Updated on 2019-03-29
Population

23.6

2018

23.6

2017

8.0

1950

23.6

2018

Person mn

yearly

1950 - 2018

Updated on 2019-01-10
Private Consumption Expenditure

77,957.824

Dec 2018

78,095.064

Sep 2018

7,098.042

Mar 1984

80,906.194

Mar 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 1983 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-29
Private Consumption: % of GDP

52.6

Dec 2018

54.2

Sep 2018

43.5

Jun 1987

74.0

Mar 1962

%

quarterly

Mar 1961 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-29
Public Consumption Expenditure

20,984.379

Dec 2018

19,977.972

Sep 2018

2,257.592

Mar 1984

22,794.328

Jun 2018

USD mn

quarterly

Dec 1983 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-29
Public Consumption: % of GDP

14.9

Dec 2018

13.1

Sep 2018

13.1

Dec 1986

20.6

Mar 1991

%

quarterly

Mar 1981 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-29
Real Effective Exchange Rate

89.2

Mar 2019

89.8

Feb 2019

83.5

Oct 2011

125.9

Jan 1994

2005=100

monthly

Jan 1994 - Mar 2019

Updated on 2019-04-17
Real GDP Growth

1.9

Dec 2018

2.3

Sep 2018

-7.9

Mar 2009

15.0

Jun 1987

%

quarterly

Mar 1983 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-29
Reserve Requirement Ratio

4.0

Mar 2019

4.0

Feb 2019

4.0

Mar 2019

5.8

Jul 1998

%

monthly

Oct 1997 - Mar 2019

Updated on 2019-03-29
Short Term Interest Rate

0.66

Mar 2019

0.66

Feb 2019

0.54

Jan 2010

2.28

Aug 2008

% pa

monthly

Oct 2005 - Mar 2019

Updated on 2019-03-29
Tax Revenue

4,664.085

Mar 2019

1,887.230

Feb 2019

522.183

Feb 1985

15,972.368

Jun 2017

USD mn

monthly

Oct 1983 - Mar 2019

Updated on 2019-04-23
Total Deposits

1,116,191.877

Feb 2019

1,109,394.897

Jan 2019

303,368.057

Jan 1998

1,140,859.082

Apr 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 1997 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-03-29
Total Exports

28,758.2

Mar 2019

25,876.4

Feb 2019

13,120.8

Dec 2008

29,804.4

Dec 2017

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2008 - Mar 2019

Updated on 2019-04-08
Total Exports Growth

-0.6

Mar 2019

-6.4

Feb 2019

-37.4

Feb 2009

54.5

Dec 2009

%

monthly

Jan 2009 - Mar 2019

Updated on 2019-04-08
Total Imports

24,767.0

Mar 2019

19,398.2

Feb 2019

11,110.8

Feb 2009

25,701.3

Sep 2018

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2008 - Mar 2019

Updated on 2019-04-08
Total Imports Growth

7.4

Mar 2019

-15.1

Feb 2019

-51.1

Mar 2009

83.1

Feb 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2009 - Mar 2019

Updated on 2019-04-08
Tourism Revenue

25,505

2017

25,671

2016

9,281

2003

25,729

2015

USD mn

yearly

2002 - 2017

Updated on 2019-03-29
Tourism Revenue Growth

-0.6

2017

-0.2

2016

-18.8

2003

32.8

2011

%

yearly

2003 - 2017

Updated on 2019-03-29
Trade Balance

3,991.3

Mar 2019

6,478.2

Feb 2019

-272.1

Mar 2008

6,527.7

Feb 2015

USD mn

monthly

Jan 2008 - Mar 2019

Updated on 2019-04-08
Unemployment Rate

3.71

Feb 2019

3.72

Jan 2019

1.36

Sep 1993

6.04

Aug 2009

%

monthly

Apr 1993 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-03-29
Visitor Arrivals

956,202

Feb 2019

867,711

Jan 2019

40,256

May 2003

1,125,112

Dec 2018

Person

monthly

Jan 1983 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-03-27
Visitor Arrivals Growth

12.4

Feb 2019

-0.5

Jan 2019

-83.5

May 2003

477.0

May 2004

%

monthly

Jan 1984 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-03-28

More Countries/Regions for Retail Sales Growth

Country/Region Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
Albania

5.4

Dec 2018

5.1

Nov 2018

-13.2

Apr 2007

45.4

Apr 2006

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-29
Argentina

-10.5

Jan 2019

-8.7

Dec 2018

-12.5

Nov 2018

9.5

Mar 2018

%

monthly

Jan 2018 - Jan 2019

Updated on 2019-03-29
Armenia

9.2

Feb 2019

10.9

Jan 2019

-20.1

Dec 2015

43.7

Mar 2002

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-04-05
Australia

3.2

Feb 2019

2.7

Jan 2019

0.5

Jul 2000

14.1

Jan 1989

%

monthly

Apr 1983 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-04-03
Austria

1.8

Feb 2019

1.5

Jan 2019

-5.3

Feb 2009

6.5

Mar 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2007 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-04-03
Azerbaijan

4.8

Mar 2019

4.2

Feb 2019

2.4

Sep 2012

50.3

Jun 2008

%

monthly

Dec 2007 - Mar 2019

Updated on 2019-04-16
Belarus

7.5

Mar 2019

6.1

Feb 2019

-8.3

Sep 2009

26.3

May 2011

%

monthly

Oct 2008 - Mar 2019

Updated on 2019-04-17
Belgium

0.3

Feb 2019

-0.2

Jan 2019

-10.0

Jul 2017

14.3

Feb 2000

%

monthly

Jan 1999 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-04-19
Bosnia and Herzegovina

12.6

Feb 2019

-0.3

Jan 2019

-2.9

May 2014

14.9

Jan 2018

%

monthly

Jan 2013 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-04-02
Brazil

1.6

Feb 2019

1.5

Jan 2019

-9.6

Jan 2016

12.0

Mar 2010

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-04-09
Bulgaria

2.1

Feb 2019

2.7

Jan 2019

-12.5

Jan 2010

23.5

Jan 2007

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-04-15
Canada

1.3

Feb 2019

0.2

Jan 2019

-4.7

Jul 2009

8.7

Jul 2006

%

monthly

Jan 1992 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-04-18
Chile

0.8

Feb 2019

0.4

Jan 2019

-1.2

Jul 2018

6.9

Mar 2017

%

monthly

Jan 2015 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-04-02
China

8.7

Mar 2019

8.2

Dec 2018

4.3

May 2003

41.0

Nov 1994

%

monthly

Jan 1994 - Mar 2019

Updated on 2019-04-17
Colombia

7.9

Feb 2019

4.7

Jan 2019

-7.2

Feb 2017

12.9

Oct 2014

%

monthly

Jan 2014 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-04-12
Croatia

11.4

Feb 2019

5.0

Jan 2019

-11.9

Dec 2009

17.3

Aug 2001

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-04-01
Cyprus

3.8

Jan 2019

3.5

Dec 2018

-16.6

Mar 2013

14.1

Feb 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Jan 2019

Updated on 2019-03-29
Czech Republic

5.1

Feb 2019

4.9

Jan 2019

-6.6

Feb 2009

14.7

Oct 2001

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-04-05
Denmark

0.8

Feb 2019

0.3

Jan 2019

-5.8

Feb 2009

8.3

Nov 2004

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-03-29
Estonia

3.0

Dec 2018

1.0

Sep 2018

-17.0

Sep 2009

22.0

Mar 2007

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-29
European Union

3.1

Feb 2019

2.8

Jan 2019

-3.8

Feb 2009

4.8

Sep 2000

%

monthly

Jan 2000 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-04-03
Finland

1.6

Feb 2019

0.7

Jan 2019

-4.2

Feb 2009

12.7

Nov 1998

%

monthly

Jan 1996 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-04-15
France

2.5

Jan 2019

1.6

Dec 2018

-6.4

Aug 1999

9.6

Nov 2000

%

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jan 2019

Updated on 2019-03-29
Georgia

0.5

Dec 2018

1.9

Sep 2018

0.5

Dec 2018

109.2

Dec 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2010 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-29
Germany

4.4

Feb 2019

3.0

Jan 2019

-6.0

Dec 2007

5.8

Jul 2015

%

monthly

Jan 1995 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-04-16
Greece

-2.4

Jan 2019

-0.1

Dec 2018

-18.7

Mar 2009

13.5

Dec 2006

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Jan 2019

Updated on 2019-03-29
Hong Kong SAR

-2.0

Feb 2019

-2.7

Jan 2019

-21.2

Sep 1998

23.7

Jul 2011

%

monthly

Jan 1982 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-04-01
Hungary

6.7

Feb 2019

5.6

Jan 2019

-7.6

Jul 2009

12.1

May 2002

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-04-03
Iceland

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
Indonesia

8.0

Mar 2019

9.1

Feb 2019

-5.9

Sep 2011

28.2

Dec 2013

%

monthly

Jan 2011 - Mar 2019

Updated on 2019-04-10
Ireland

5.9

Feb 2019

4.5

Jan 2019

-9.0

May 2009

11.9

Oct 2006

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-03-29
Israel

-2.2

Feb 2019

-1.2

Jan 2019

-10.6

Mar 2003

14.4

Jul 2007

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-03-29
Italy

0.9

Feb 2019

1.3

Jan 2019

-3.8

Mar 2013

4.8

Feb 2001

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-04-09
Japan

0.7

Feb 2019

0.6

Jan 2019

-9.5

Mar 2015

11.4

Mar 2014

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-04-15
Kazakhstan

6.2

Mar 2019

3.6

Feb 2019

-11.3

Jul 2009

18.0

Jun 2014

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Mar 2019

Updated on 2019-04-12
South Korea

0.2

Feb 2019

2.0

Jan 2019

-17.5

Jul 1998

18.2

May 2000

%

monthly

Jan 1996 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-03-29
Kyrgyzstan

6.4

2018

6.2

2017

-50.3

1992

16.9

2004

%

yearly

1990 - 2018

Updated on 2019-03-29
Latvia

5.8

Feb 2019

1.3

Jan 2019

-28.5

Sep 2009

24.6

Oct 2006

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-03-29
Lithuania

8.5

Feb 2019

5.0

Jan 2019

-26.3

Nov 2009

20.0

May 2007

%

monthly

Jan 1999 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-03-29
Luxembourg

5.6

Jan 2019

4.3

Dec 2018

-69.9

Dec 2015

31.2

Dec 2011

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Jan 2019

Updated on 2019-03-29
Macau SAR

4.5

Dec 2018

12.6

Sep 2018

-11.2

Dec 2015

53.8

Mar 2008

%

quarterly

Mar 2002 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-29
Macedonia

6.4

Feb 2019

7.8

Jan 2019

-13.1

Mar 2014

15.7

Mar 2016

%

monthly

Jan 2011 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-04-01
Malaysia

12.1

Dec 2018

12.9

Sep 2018

4.5

Dec 2012

13.5

Jun 2017

%

quarterly

Mar 2011 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-29
Malta

3.1

Dec 2018

2.0

Sep 2018

-10.3

Dec 2002

17.2

Sep 2010

%

quarterly

Mar 2001 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-29
Mexico

1.3

Jan 2019

-0.7

Dec 2018

-5.0

Jun 2009

10.1

Nov 2016

%

monthly

Jan 2009 - Jan 2019

Updated on 2019-03-29
Moldova

7.5

Dec 2018

7.9

Nov 2018

-18.4

Oct 2015

24.2

May 2011

%

monthly

Jan 2011 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-04-01
Mongolia

16.0

Dec 2018

22.7

Sep 2018

-37.3

Dec 2014

265.4

Dec 2012

%

quarterly

Mar 2012 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-29
Montenegro

6.1

Feb 2019

4.9

Jan 2019

-24.9

Sep 2009

50.3

Feb 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2007 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-04-17
Netherlands

3.4

Feb 2019

2.1

Jan 2019

-10.5

Apr 2012

11.1

May 2006

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-04-15
New Zealand

5.2

Dec 2018

4.8

Sep 2018

-1.8

Mar 2009

10.1

Sep 2004

%

quarterly

Sep 1996 - Dec 2018

Updated on 2019-03-29
Norway

-0.9

Feb 2019

1.1

Jan 2019

-13.4

Dec 1988

9.1

May 1994

%

monthly

Jan 1980 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-03-29
Poland

5.7

Feb 2019

5.2

Jan 2019

-11.8

Apr 2005

19.1

Apr 2004

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-03-29
Portugal

4.5

Feb 2019

5.3

Jan 2019

-11.2

Oct 2011

5.8

Oct 2018

%

monthly

Jan 2006 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-04-12
Qatar

-12.8

2016

-11.5

2015

-64.0

1989

152.7

1988

%

yearly

1987 - 2016

Updated on 2019-03-29
Romania

9.5

Feb 2019

6.7

Jan 2019

-16.2

Jun 2009

32.9

May 2006

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-04-03
Russia

1.6

Mar 2019

2.0

Feb 2019

-16.0

Jan 1999

18.8

Feb 2008

%

monthly

Jan 1994 - Mar 2019

Updated on 2019-04-18
Serbia

10.8

Feb 2019

5.3

Jan 2019

-19.5

Jul 2011

42.8

Apr 2005

%

monthly

Dec 2004 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-03-29
Singapore

-2.2

Feb 2019

-3.2

Jan 2019

-19.4

Feb 1986

25.5

Jun 1987

%

monthly

Jan 1986 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-04-12
Slovakia

0.0

Feb 2019

4.5

Jan 2019

-14.1

Feb 2009

20.0

Feb 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-04-03
Slovenia

11.6

Feb 2019

9.4

Jan 2019

-16.7

Sep 2009

20.5

May 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-03-29
South Africa

1.1

Feb 2019

1.4

Jan 2019

-6.2

Apr 2009

14.4

Sep 2006

%

monthly

Jan 2003 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-04-17
Spain

1.2

Feb 2019

0.9

Jan 2019

-11.4

Sep 2012

6.8

Dec 2003

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-03-29
Sweden

2.9

Feb 2019

1.7

Jan 2019

-7.1

Jun 1993

13.6

May 2000

%

monthly

Jan 1991 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-03-29
Switzerland

-0.2

Feb 2019

-0.2

Jan 2019

-4.3

Dec 2016

7.0

Sep 2008

%

monthly

Jan 2001 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-04-01
Thailand

11.8

Jan 2019

10.4

Dec 2018

-61.3

Nov 1998

113.2

Nov 1999

%

monthly

Jan 1996 - Jan 2019

Updated on 2019-04-17
Turkey

-5.3

Feb 2019

-6.7

Jan 2019

-7.9

Dec 2018

15.6

Jan 2011

%

monthly

Jan 2011 - Feb 2019

Updated on 2019-04-16
Ukraine

5.5

Sep 2018

5.4

Aug 2018

-25.3

Apr 2015

30.2

May 2008

%

monthly

Feb 2007 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-10-22
United Kingdom

6.6

Mar 2019

4.0

Feb 2019

-3.9

Feb 2009

9.1

Apr 2002

%

monthly

Jan 1997 - Mar 2019

Updated on 2019-04-18
United States

3.6

Mar 2019

2.3

Feb 2019

-9.0

Jul 2009

9.6

Dec 1999

%

monthly

Jan 1993 - Mar 2019

Updated on 2019-04-18
Venezuela

12.6

Sep 2013

14.5

Aug 2013

-19.5

Feb 2010

51.9

Sep 2007

%

monthly

Jan 2005 - Sep 2013

Updated on 2019-03-29
Vietnam

13.4

Mar 2019

14.4

Feb 2019

5.3

Jan 2013

31.6

Nov 2008

%

monthly

Sep 2004 - Mar 2019

Updated on 2019-03-29
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