Albania | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 126 Jul/15 126 76.38 : 152
GDP Last Reference Previous Range
GDP 12.9 USD Billion Dec/13 12.34 0.71 : 12.9
GDP Growth Rate 1.12 percent Dec/14 0.82 -2.6 : 6
GDP Annual Growth Rate 2.42 percent Dec/14 3.86 -10.84 : 13.5
GDP Constant Prices 294568 ALL Million Dec/14 291317 171020 : 294568
GDP per capita 4087 USD Dec/13 3994 1131 : 4087
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 353878 ALL Million Dec/13 353878 70939 : 381944
GDP per capita PPP 10589 USD Dec/13 10348 2930 : 10589
Labour Last Reference Previous Range
Unemployment Rate 17.3 percent Mar/15 18 12.1 : 22.3
Employed Persons 946 Thousand Mar/15 934 892 : 1161
Unemployed Persons 145 Thousand Mar/15 140 140 : 301
Wages 53800 ALL/Month Mar/15 53800 3084 : 53800
Population 2.9 Million Dec/14 2.9 1.61 : 3.29
Retirement Age Women 60 Jan/15 60 60 : 60
Retirement Age Men 65 Jan/15 65 65 : 65
Minimum Wages 22000 ALL/Month Mar/15 22000 1200 : 22000
Prices Last Reference Previous Range
Inflation Rate 1.8 percent May/15 2.3 -2.11 : 42.08
Inflation Rate Mom -1.8 percent May/15 -0.5 -1.8 : 2.4
Consumer Price Index CPI 119 Index Points May/15 121 93.9 : 122
Producer Prices 102 Index Points Mar/15 102 89.5 : 103
Producer Prices Change 0.3 percent Mar/15 0.47 -1.08 : 6.68
Food Inflation 5.5 percent Apr/15 4.95 -1.44 : 8.06
Money Last Reference Previous Range
Interest Rate 2 percent Jul/15 2 2 : 8.5
Money Supply M0 336004 ALL Million Apr/15 338448 29998 : 342191
Money Supply M1 350672 ALL Million Apr/15 347959 27624 : 353322
Money Supply M2 717584 ALL Million Apr/15 715836 39937 : 722357
Money Supply M3 1193011 ALL Million Apr/15 1190656 50185 : 1195086
Banks Balance Sheet 1373792 ALL Million Apr/15 1375093 623618 : 1375093
Central Bank Balance Sheet 465272 ALL Million Apr/15 473891 193528 : 473891
Loans To Private Sector 398287 ALL Million Apr/15 398383 184093 : 405565
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade -20135 ALL Million May/15 -22926 -39313 : -974
Exports 24094 ALL Million May/15 20764 96.64 : 25317
Imports 44229 ALL Million May/15 43690 1601 : 59045
Current Account -378 EUR Million Dec/14 -313 -453 : 32.35
Current Account to GDP -9.05 percent Dec/13 -9.2 -15.3 : 2.24
Capital Flows -265 EUR Million Feb/15 -226 -339 : 358
Gold Reserves 1.59 Tonnes Mar/15 1.57 1.57 : 3.73
Crude Oil Production 21 BBL/D/1K Feb/15 21 5 : 21
External Debt 6997 EUR Million Mar/15 6666 1269 : 6997
Foreign Direct Investment 256 EUR Million Mar/15 242 28.01 : 337
Remittances 147 EUR Million Mar/15 172 115 : 296
Government Last Reference Previous Range
Government Budget -4.8 percent of GDP Dec/13 -3.5 -13.09 : -3.28
Government Debt to GDP 60.92 percent Dec/12 59.4 53.4 : 84.6
Government Budget Value -9816 ALL Million May/15 -2467 -80883 : 11033
Government Spending 161723 ALL Million May/15 123995 4946 : 438820
Credit Rating 35 :
Government Debt 959894 ALL Million Mar/15 922527 636773 : 959894
Business Last Reference Previous Range
Business Confidence -2.1 Mar/15 1.2 -18.9 : 8.7
Industrial Production -17.8 percent Mar/15 10.2 -31.77 : 44.73
Changes in Inventories 35103 ALL Million Jun/13 31320 -43374 : 43604
Competitiveness Index 3.83 Points Jun/15 3.84 3.48 : 4.06
Competitiveness Rank 97 Jun/15 95 78 : 109
Corruption Index 33 Points Jun/14 31 23 : 34
Corruption Rank 110 Jun/14 116 81 : 126
Ease of Doing Business 68 Dec/14 108 68 : 108
Consumer Last Reference Previous Range
Consumer Confidence -15.6 Mar/15 -12.92 -20.51 : -6.37
Retail Sales YoY 3.49 percent Mar/15 3.12 -41.79 : 74.47
Consumer Spending 1053310 ALL Million Dec/13 1053310 252823 : 1053310
Consumer Credit 146835 ALL Million Apr/15 147814 102930 : 148104
Gasoline Prices 1.49 USD/Liter Jun/15 1.38 0.57 : 1.84
Housing Last Reference Previous Range
Building Permits 51 Dec/14 122 39 : 210
Taxes Last Reference Previous Range
Corporate Tax Rate 15 percent Jan/15 15 10 : 23
Personal Income Tax Rate 23 percent Jan/14 10 10 : 25
Sales Tax Rate 20 percent Jan/15 20 20 : 20
Social Security Rate 27.9 percent Jan/15 27.9 27.9 : 27.9
Social Security Rate For Companies 16.7 percent Jan/15 16.7 16.7 : 16.7
Social Security Rate For Employees 11.2 percent Jan/15 11.2 11.2 : 11.2




Economic Indicators for Albania including actual values, historical data charts, an economic calendar, time-series statistics, business news, long term forecasts and short-term predictions for Albania economy. 7/5/2015