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Sunday April 30 2017
Albania Crude Oil Production at 22.00 BBL/D/1K  
Crude Oil Production in Albania remained unchanged at 22 BBL/D/1K in December from 22 BBL/D/1K in November of 2016.
Sunday April 30 2017
Albania Fiscal Expenditure at 91859.00 ALL Million  
Fiscal Expenditure in Albania increased to 91859 ALL Million in the first three months of 2017.
Sunday April 30 2017
Albania Banks Balance Sheet at 1448293.10 ALL Million  
Banks Balance Sheet in Albania decreased to 1448293.10 ALL Million in February from 1461626.70 ALL Million in January of 2017.
Sunday April 30 2017
Albania Central Bank Balance Sheet at 524770.30 ALL Million  
Central Bank Balance Sheet in Albania increased to 524770.30 ALL Million in March from 510119.05 ALL Million in February of 2017.
Sunday April 30 2017
Albania Consumer Credit at 160681.90 ALL Million  
Consumer Credit in Albania decreased to 160681.90 ALL Million in February from 160901.80 ALL Million in January of 2017.
Sunday April 30 2017
Albania GDP per capita PPP at 11015.20 USD  
The Gross Domestic Product per capita in Albania was last recorded at 11015.20 US dollars in 2015, when adjusted by purchasing power parity (PPP). The GDP per Capita, in Albania, when adjusted by Purchasing Power Parity is equivalent to 62 percent of the world's average.
Sunday April 30 2017
Albania Government Revenues at 100786.00 ALL Million  
Government Revenues in Albania increased to 100786 ALL Million in the first three months of 2017.
Sunday April 30 2017
Albania Loans To Private Sector at 341042.80 ALL Million  
Loans To Private Sector in Albania increased to 341042.80 ALL Million in February from 340254.20 ALL Million in January of 2017.
Sunday April 30 2017
Albania Government Budget Value at 8927.00 ALL Million  
Albania recorded a government budget surplus of 8927 ALL Million in March of 2017.
Sunday April 30 2017
Albania Central Government Debt Stock at 1037915.00 ALL Million  
Government Debt in Albania increased to 1037915 ALL Million in the first quarter of 2017 from 1012175 ALL Million in the fourth quarter of 2016.
Wednesday April 26 2017
Albania Money Supply M0 at 377934.08 ALL Million  
Money Supply M0 in Albania decreased to 377934.08 ALL Million in February from 388321.38 ALL Million in January of 2017.
Monday April 24 2017
Albania Imports at 53789.00 ALL Million  
Imports to Albania went up 14.6 percent year-on-year to ALL 54 billion in March of 2017, as purchases were higher for machinery, equipment, and parts (17.1 percent); minerals, fuels, and electricity (22.6 percent); and construction materials (16.6 percent). Purchases rose from Italy (20.4 percent); Kosovo (24.4 percent) and Greece (23.5 percent).
Monday April 24 2017
Albania Balance of Trade at -31106.20 ALL Million  
Trade deficit in Albania increased to ALL 31 billion in March of 2017 from ALL 28 billion in the same month a year ago. Exports rose 17.2 percent to ALL 23 billion boosted by construction materials and metals (74.2 percent); and textile and footwear (13.3 percent) and food (26.5 percent). Sales increased to Kosovo (24.4 percent); Italy (13.6 percent) and Greece (23.5 percent). Imports went up 14.6 percent to ALL 54 billion as purchases were higher for machinery, equipment, and parts (17.1 percent); minerals, fuels, and electricity (22.6 percent); and construction materials (16.6 percent). Purchases rose from Italy (20.4 percent); Kosovo (24.4 percent) and Greece (23.5 percent).
Monday April 24 2017
Albania Exports at 22682.80 ALL Million  
Exports from Albania rose 17.2 percent year-on-year to ALL 23 billion in March of 2017, boosted by construction materials and metals (74.2 percent); textile and footwear (13.3 percent) and food (26.5 percent). Sales increased to Kosovo (24.4 percent); Italy (13.6 percent) and Greece (23.5 percent).
Sunday April 23 2017
Albania Gasoline Prices at 1.36 USD/Liter  
Gasoline Prices in Albania increased to 1.36 USD/Liter in March from 1.35 USD/Liter in February of 2017.
Thursday April 20 2017
Albania Business Confidence at -0.10  
Industrial confidence in Albania increased to -0.1 in the first quarter of 2017 from a downwardly revised -4.4 in the preceding quarter. Expectations went up for production (34.1 from 30.3), employment (14.2 from -1.7) and selling prices (3.4 from -3.4). The assessment on past output (12.7 from -2.1) also improved.
Thursday April 20 2017
Albania Consumer Confidence at -10.40  
Consumer confidence in Albania fell to -10.4 in the first quarter of 2017 from a downwardly revised -10 in the previous period. Households were less likely to make major purchases (-56.8 from -52.4 in the previous quarter). In contrast, consumers were less pessimistic regarding current (-4.8 from -5.7) financial situation and were more optimistic regarding future financial (9.8 from 9) and economic (10.3 from 9.3) outlook.
Tuesday April 18 2017
Albania 2 Year Note Yield at 55.20  
Sunday April 16 2017
Albania Consumer Price Index (CPI) at 104.67 Index Points  
Consumer Price Index CPI in Albania increased to 104.67 Index Points in March from 104.26 Index Points in February of 2017.
Sunday April 16 2017
Albania Food Inflation at 3.56 percent  
Cost of food in Albania increased 3.56 percent in March of 2017 over the same month in the previous year.
Sunday April 16 2017
Albania Cpi Transportation at 99.93 Index Points  
The transportation sub-index of the CPI basket in Albania increased to 99.93 Index Points in March of 2017 from 98.89 Index Points in February of 2017.
Sunday April 16 2017
Albania Inflation Rate at 2.10 percent  
Consumer prices in Albania rose 2.1 percent year-on-year in March of 2017, following a 2.2 percent rise in the preceding month. It is the lowest inflation rate since November last year, as prices slowed for food and non-alcoholic beverages (3.3 percent vs 3.9 percent in February), alcoholic beverages and tobacco (0.5 percent vs 0.6 percent) and fell further for clothing and footwear (-0.7 percent vs -0.4 percent). Meanwhile, cost increased faster for rental and utilities (1.1 percent vs 0.6 percent), transport (3.8 percent vs 3.2 percent), miscellaneous goods and services (3.4 percent vs 3 percent). Also, prices declined less for furniture and household equipment (-0.1 percent vs -0.2 percent). On a monthly basis, consumer prices went up 0.4 percent.
Sunday April 16 2017
Albania Inflation Rate MoM at 0.40 percent  
The Consumer Price Index in Albania increased 0.40 percent in March of 2017 over the previous month.
Friday April 14 2017
Albania GDP Constant Prices at 355919.40 ALL Million  
GDP Constant Prices in Albania increased to 355919.40 ALL Million in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 352819.50 ALL Million in the third quarter of 2016.
Friday April 14 2017
Albania GDP From Agriculture at 64111.61 ALL Million  
GDP From Agriculture in Albania decreased to 64111.61 ALL Million in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 64571.02 ALL Million in the third quarter of 2016.
Friday April 14 2017
Albania GDP From Construction at 37396.24 ALL Million  
GDP From Construction in Albania increased to 37396.24 ALL Million in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 36568.05 ALL Million in the third quarter of 2016.
Friday April 14 2017
Albania GDP From Manufacturing at 19175.93 ALL Million  
GDP From Manufacturing in Albania decreased to 19175.93 ALL Million in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 19854.46 ALL Million in the third quarter of 2016.
Friday April 14 2017
Albania GDP From Mining at 44170.87 ALL Million  
GDP From Mining in Albania increased to 44170.87 ALL Million in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 43450.88 ALL Million in the third quarter of 2016.
Friday April 14 2017
Albania GDP From Public Administration at 40430.84 ALL Million  
GDP From Public Administration in Albania increased to 40430.84 ALL Million in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 40039.25 ALL Million in the third quarter of 2016.
Friday April 14 2017
Albania GDP From Wholesale and Retail Trade at 55306.72 ALL Million  
GDP From Services in Albania increased to 55306.72 ALL Million in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 54448.80 ALL Million in the third quarter of 2016.
Wednesday April 12 2017
Albania Corporate Tax Rate at 15.00 percent  
The Corporate Tax Rate in Albania stands at 15 percent.
Tuesday April 11 2017
Albania Sales Tax Rate | VAT at 20.00 percent  
The Sales Tax Rate in Albania stands at 20 percent.
Tuesday April 04 2017
Albania Interest Rate at 1.25 percent  
The benchmark interest rate in Albania was last recorded at 1.25 percent.
Tuesday April 04 2017
Albania GDP Growth Rate at 0.90 percent  
The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Albania expanded 0.90 percent in the fourth quarter of 2016 over the previous quarter.
Tuesday April 04 2017
Albania GDP Annual Growth Rate at 4.00 percent  
The economy of Albania advanced 4 percent year-on-year in the fourth quarter of 2016, following 3.1 percent expansion in the previous period. It was the strongest growth since the third quarter of 2014, as output rose for industry, electricity, and water (5.1 percent vs -3.1 percent in Q3); information and communication (4.3 percent vs -2.5 percent); trade, accommodation, and transportation (5.7 percent vs 6.8 percent); construction (6.8 percent vs 8.1 percent); financial activities and insurance (8.3 percent vs 15.4 percent); arts, entertainment and recreation (8.8 percent vs 13.2 percent) and agriculture (2 percent vs 1.6 percent). In contrast, output declined for real estate (-0.2 percent vs 1.5 percent). On a quarterly basis, the GDP expanded 0.9 percent. For the full 2016, the economy advanced 3.5 percent.
Tuesday April 04 2017
Albania Foreign Direct Investment at 275.60 EUR Million  
Foreign Direct Investment in Albania increased by 275.60 EUR Million in the fourth quarter of 2016.
Tuesday April 04 2017
Albania Gross External Debt at 7862.41 EUR Million  
External Debt in Albania increased to 7862.41 EUR Million in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 7855.30 EUR Million in the third quarter of 2016.
Tuesday April 04 2017
Albania Current Account at -240.32 EUR Million  
Albania recorded a Current Account deficit of 240.32 EUR Million in the fourth quarter of 2016.
Tuesday April 04 2017
Albania Construction Output at 6.60 percent  
Construction output in Albania increased 6.60 percent in December of 2016 over the same month in the previous year.
Tuesday April 04 2017
Albania Capital Flows at -253.08 EUR Million  
Albania recorded a capital and financial account deficit of 253.08 EUR Million in the fourth quarter of 2016.
Tuesday April 04 2017
Albania Industrial Production at 1.20 percent  
Industrial Production in Albania increased 1.20 percent in the fourth quarter of 2016 over the same quarter in the previous year.
Tuesday April 04 2017
Albania Money Supply M1 at 424428.90 ALL Million  
Money Supply M1 in Albania decreased to 424428.90 ALL Million in February from 430698.12 ALL Million in January of 2017.
Tuesday April 04 2017
Albania Money Supply M2 at 722303.15 ALL Million  
Money Supply M2 in Albania decreased to 722303.15 ALL Million in February from 729179.28 ALL Million in January of 2017.
Tuesday April 04 2017
Albania Money Supply M3 at 1248315.77 ALL Million  
Money Supply M3 in Albania decreased to 1248315.77 ALL Million in February from 1260273.99 ALL Million in January of 2017.
Tuesday April 04 2017
Albania Manufacturing Production at -0.70 percent  
Manufacturing Production in Albania decreased 0.70 percent in December of 2016 over the same month in the previous year.
Tuesday April 04 2017
Albania Remittances at 166.33 EUR Million  
Remittances in Albania increased to 166.33 EUR Million in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 160.03 EUR Million in the third quarter of 2016.
Tuesday April 04 2017
Albania Retail Sales YoY at 7.16 percent  
Retail Sales in Albania increased 7.16 percent in December of 2016 over the same month in the previous year.
Tuesday April 04 2017
Albania Mining Production at -20.30 percent  
Mining production in Albania decreased 20.30 percent in December of 2016 over the same month in the previous year.
Monday April 03 2017
Albania Average Monthly Wages at 54600.00 ALL/Month  
Wages in Albania increased to 54600 ALL/Month in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 54550 ALL/Month in the third quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Albania Youth Unemployment Rate at 28.10 percent  
Youth Unemployment Rate in Albania increased to 28.10 percent in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 27.40 percent in the third quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Albania Social Security Rate at 27.90 percent  
The Social Security Rate in Albania stands at 27.90 percent.
Monday April 03 2017
Albania Social Security Rate For Companies at 16.70 percent  
The Social Security Rate For Companies in Albania stands at 16.70 percent.
Monday April 03 2017
Albania Social Security Rate For Employees at 11.20 percent  
The Social Security Rate For Employees in Albania stands at 11.20 percent.
Monday April 03 2017
Albania Terrorism Index at 1.10  
Terrorism Index in Albania decreased to 1.10 in 2015 from 2.12 in 2014.
Monday April 03 2017
Albania Retirement Age - Men at 65.00  
Retirement Age Men in Albania remained unchanged at 65 in 2017 from 65 in 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Albania Retirement Age - Women at 60.00  
Retirement Age Women in Albania remained unchanged at 60 in 2015 from 60 in 2014.
Monday April 03 2017
Albania Military Expenditure at 154.70 USD Million  
Military Expenditure in Albania decreased to 154.70 USD Million in 2015 from 178.10 USD Million in 2014.
Monday April 03 2017
Albania Minimum Monthly Wage at 22000.00 ALL/Month  
Minimum Wages in Albania remained unchanged at 22000 ALL/Month in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 22000 ALL/Month in the third quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Albania Personal Income Tax Rate at 23.00 percent  
The Personal Income Tax Rate in Albania stands at 23 percent.
Monday April 03 2017
Albania Population at 2.88 Million  
The total population in Albania was estimated at 2.9 million people in 2016, according to the latest census figures.
Monday April 03 2017
Albania Producer Prices at 100.50 Index Points  
Producer Prices in Albania increased to 100.50 Index Points in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 98.80 Index Points in the third quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Albania Producer Prices Change at 0.90 percent  
Producer Prices in Albania increased 0.90 percent in December of 2016 over the same month in the previous year.
Monday April 03 2017
Albania Government Spending at 41130.80 ALL Million  
Government Spending in Albania increased to 41130.80 ALL Million in the third quarter of 2016 from 40041.60 ALL Million in the second quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Albania Gross Fixed Capital Formation at 99202.80 ALL Million  
Gross Fixed Capital Formation in Albania increased to 99202.80 ALL Million in the third quarter of 2016 from 94769.80 ALL Million in the second quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Albania Labor Force Participation Rate at 65.70 percent  
Labor Force Participation Rate in Albania decreased to 65.70 percent in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 67.30 percent in the third quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Albania Overnight Lending Rate at 2.25 percent  
Albania's Overnight Lending Rate was quoted at 2.25 percent on Wednesday August 3.
Monday April 03 2017
Albania Government Budget at -4.00 percent of GDP  
Albania recorded a Government Budget deficit equal to 4 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2015, data from Ministry of Finance showed.
Monday April 03 2017
Albania Government Debt to GDP at 72.13 percent  
Albania recorded a government debt equivalent to 72.13 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2015.
Monday April 03 2017
Albania GDP at 11.40 USD Billion  
The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Albania was worth 11.40 billion US dollars in 2015. The GDP value of Albania represents 0.02 percent of the world economy.
Monday April 03 2017
Albania Gold Reserves at 1.57 Tonnes  
Gold Reserves in Albania remained unchanged at 1.57 Tonnes in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 1.57 Tonnes in the third quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Albania Corruption Index at 39.00 Points  
Albania scored 39 points out of 100 on the 2016 Corruption Perceptions Index reported by Transparency International.
Monday April 03 2017
Albania Corruption Rank at 83.00  
Albania is the 83 least corrupt nation out of 175 countries, according to the 2016 Corruption Perceptions Index reported by Transparency International.
Monday April 03 2017
Albania Consumer Spending at 296046.30 ALL Million  
Consumer Spending in Albania decreased to 296046.30 ALL Million in the third quarter of 2016 from 317260 ALL Million in the second quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Albania Building Permits at 145.00  
Building Permits in Albania increased to 145 in the third quarter of 2016 from 98 in the second quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Albania Changes in Inventories at 192706.26 ALL Million  
The stocks of goods held by firms in Albania increased by 192706.26 ALL Million in 2015.
Monday April 03 2017
Albania Competitiveness Index at 4.06 Points  
Albania scored 4.06 points out of 7 on the 2016-2017 Global Competitiveness Report published by the World Economic Forum.
Monday April 03 2017
Albania Competitiveness Rank at 80.00  
Albania is the 80 most competitive nation in the world out of 138 countries ranked in the 2016-2017 edition of the Global Competitiveness Report published by the World Economic Forum.
Monday April 03 2017
Albania Current Account to GDP at -10.10 percent  
Albania recorded a Current Account deficit of 10.10 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2015, data from Ministry of Finance showed.
Monday April 03 2017
Albania Overnight Deposit Interest Rate at 0.25 percent  
Albania's Overnight Deposit Interest Rate was quoted at 0.25 percent on Wednesday August 3.
Monday April 03 2017
Ease of Doing Business in Albania at 58.00  
Albania is ranked 58 among 190 economies in the ease of doing business, according to the latest World Bank annual ratings. The rank of Albania improved to 58 in 2016 from 90 in 2015.
Monday April 03 2017
Albania Employed Persons at 1052.00 Thousand  
The number of employed persons in Albania decreased to 1052 Thousand in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 1057 Thousand in the third quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Albania Employment Rate at 56.20 percent  
Employment Rate in Albania decreased to 56.20 percent in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 57.10 percent in the third quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Albania GDP per capita at 4543.09 USD  
The Gross Domestic Product per capita in Albania was last recorded at 4543.09 US dollars in 2015. The GDP per Capita in Albania is equivalent to 36 percent of the world's average.
Monday April 03 2017
Albania Unemployment Rate at 14.50 percent  
Albania's unemployment rate fell to 14.5 percent in the December quarter of 2016 from 15.2 percent in the previous quarter and from 17.7 percent in the same period of 2015. It was the lowest reading since the fourth quarter of 2012, as the number of unemployed declined by 12.6 thousand from the previous period to 191.5 thousand, while the number of employed fell by 12.7 thousand to 1.13 million. By contrast, youth unemployment rate rose to 28.1 percent, compared to 27.4 in the previous quarter.
Friday March 17 2017
Albania Unemployed Persons at 101.00 Thousand  
The number of unemployed persons in Albania decreased to 101 Thousand in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 115 Thousand in the third quarter of 2016.
Wednesday November 23 2016
Albania | Credit Rating at 35.00  
Standard & Poor's credit rating for Albania stands at B+ with stable outlook. Moody's credit rating for Albania was last set at B1 with stable outlook.
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