Ireland | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 1.11 Jul/15 1.11 0.69 : 1.86
Government Bond 10Y 1.7 percent Jul/15 1.64 0.65 : 14.76
Stock Market 6234 Index points Jul/15 6165 308 : 9981
GDP Last Reference Previous Range
GDP 218 USD Billion Dec/13 210 1.9 : 262
GDP Growth Rate 0.2 percent Dec/14 0.4 -4.3 : 5.5
GDP Annual Growth Rate 4.1 percent Dec/14 4.1 -10 : 14.6
GDP Constant Prices 45619 EUR Million Dec/14 45526 24009 : 47251
Gross National Product 39336 EUR Million Dec/14 38461 21446 : 40499
GDP per capita 45119 USD Dec/13 45356 11629 : 51002
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 7604 EUR Million Dec/14 7549 4861 : 12003
GDP per capita PPP 42695 USD Dec/13 42919 20993 : 48261
Labour Last Reference Previous Range
Unemployment Rate 9.7 percent Jun/15 9.7 3.7 : 17.3
Employed Persons 1943 Thousand Mar/15 1930 1500 : 2161
Unemployed Persons 210 Thousand Jun/15 210 67.1 : 327
Long Term Unemployment Rate 5.9 percent Dec/14 6.6 1.2 : 9.6
Youth Unemployment Rate 20.2 percent May/15 20.7 6.2 : 31.1
Labor Force Participation Rate 59.8 percent Mar/15 59.9 57 : 64.1
Wages in Manufacturing 835 EUR/Week Mar/15 839 37.03 : 841
Labour Costs 105 Index Points Dec/14 99.26 72.73 : 121
Population 4.59 Million Dec/13 4.58 2.82 : 4.59
Retirement Age Women 66 Jan/15 66 65 : 66
Retirement Age Men 66 Jan/15 66 65 : 66
Minimum Wages 1462 EUR/Month Jun/15 1462 945 : 1462
Prices Last Reference Previous Range
Inflation Rate -0.3 percent May/15 -0.7 -6.56 : 23.15
Inflation Rate Mom 0.4 percent May/15 0 -1.68 : 8.12
Consumer Price Index CPI 102 Index Points May/15 102 7.1 : 104
Core Inflation Rate 0.6 percent May/15 0.2 -6.1 : 10.2
Harmonised Consumer Prices 110 Index Points May/15 109 65.1 : 110
Core Consumer Prices 104 Index Points May/15 104 42.2 : 104
GDP Deflator 106 Index Points Dec/14 102 65.94 : 107
Producer Prices 106 Index Points May/15 109 27 : 118
Export Prices 107 Index Points Dec/14 106 16.5 : 123
Import Prices 133 Index Points Dec/14 132 15.6 : 136
Food Inflation -2.5 percent May/15 -2.4 -8.2 : 21.1
Money Last Reference Previous Range
Interest Rate 0.05 percent Jun/15 0.05 0.05 : 4.75
Interbank Rate -0.01 percent Jun/15 -0.01 -0.01 : 22.5
Money Supply M1 123266 EUR Million Apr/15 120622 12164 : 123266
Money Supply M2 183424 EUR Million Apr/15 181850 67271 : 206798
Money Supply M3 191218 EUR Million Apr/15 191333 78265 : 235046
Foreign Exchange Reserves 1931 EUR Million May/15 1955 502 : 8346
Loans to Private Sector 54716 EUR Million Apr/15 55410 46469 : 169814
Central Bank Balance Sheet 77468 EUR Million May/15 81396 3704 : 208431
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade 4570000 EUR Thousand Apr/15 3302000 -294081 : 4972800
Exports 9303000 EUR Thousand Apr/15 8314000 45054 : 9303000
Imports 4734000 EUR Thousand Apr/15 5013000 59842 : 5696500
Current Account 3718 EUR Million Dec/14 3847 -4123 : 3847
Current Account to GDP 6.2 percent Dec/14 4.4 -13.4 : 6.2
External Debt 1721604 EUR Million Dec/14 1670255 521792 : 1849903
Terms of Trade 80.1 Index Points Dec/14 80.7 76 : 132
Capital Flows -3950 EUR Million Dec/14 1098 -8754 : 11162
Tourist Arrivals 2837 Thousand Mar/15 3153 440 : 5001
Gold Reserves 6 Tonnes Mar/15 6 5.47 : 6
Foreign Direct Investment -69 EUR Million Dec/14 13832 -16008 : 18513
Government Last Reference Previous Range
Government Budget -4.1 percent of GDP Dec/14 -5.8 -32.4 : 4.8
Government Debt to GDP 110 percent Dec/14 123 24.8 : 123
Government Budget Value -1864 EUR Million Mar/15 302 -4927 : 6733
Government Spending 6527 EUR Million Dec/14 6531 4364 : 7601
Government Spending to GDP 40.5 percent Dec/13 42.2 31.1 : 66.1
Credit Rating 56.86 :
Business Last Reference Previous Range
Business Confidence 39 percent Mar/15 50 -24 : 50
Manufacturing PMI 54.6 Jun/15 57.1 48 : 57.5
Services PMI 63.3 Index Points Jun/15 61.4 48.3 : 63.3
Industrial Production 9.4 percent Apr/15 27.1 -16.4 : 39.1
Manufacturing Production 10.1 percent Apr/15 29.1 -17.2 : 41.9
New Orders 93.4 Index Points Jul/13 106 74.7 : 111
Changes in Inventories 778 EUR Million Dec/14 230 -679 : 1710
Car Registrations 9027 Cars May/15 13166 474 : 32961
Competitiveness Index 4.97 Points Jun/15 4.92 4.74 : 5.07
Competitiveness Rank 25 Jun/15 28 22 : 29
Corruption Index 74 Points Jun/14 72 69 : 85.7
Corruption Rank 17 Jun/14 21 11 : 25
Ease of Doing Business 13 Dec/14 15 7 : 15
Industrial Production Mom 1.3 percent Apr/15 -9.9 -19.89 : 28
Consumer Last Reference Previous Range
Consumer Confidence 103 Jun/15 98.5 39.6 : 131
Retail Sales MoM -2.5 percent May/15 0.5 -14.48 : 8.4
Retail Sales YoY 7.4 percent May/15 11.9 -24.53 : 11.9
Consumer Spending 20909 EUR Million Dec/14 20649 11358 : 22485
Disposable Personal Income 148144 EUR Million Dec/13 148144 79921 : 157174
Personal Savings 6.45 percent Dec/14 17.49 -5.82 : 22.57
Bank Lending Rate 1.3 percent Apr/15 1.03 1.03 : 25
Private Sector Credit 207897 EUR Million Apr/15 208861 4386 : 375927
Consumer Credit 11402 EUR Million Apr/15 11407 10011 : 28989
Gasoline Prices 1.62 USD/Liter Jun/15 1.56 0.72 : 2.16
Housing Last Reference Previous Range
Housing Index 84.6 Index Points May/15 84.2 66.8 : 132
Building Permits 1065 Mar/15 878 751 : 7563
Home Ownership Rate 69.9 percent Jun/13 69.6 69.6 : 81.8
Taxes Last Reference Previous Range
Corporate Tax Rate 12.5 percent Jan/15 12.5 12.5 : 50
Personal Income Tax Rate 48 percent Jan/14 48 41 : 48
Sales Tax Rate 23 percent Jan/15 23 20 : 23
Social Security Rate 14.75 percent Jan/15 14.75 12.8 : 19.95
Social Security Rate For Companies 10.75 percent Jan/15 10.75 10.3 : 12.2
Social Security Rate For Employees 4 percent Jan/15 4 2 : 7.75




Economic Indicators for Ireland including actual values, historical data charts, an economic calendar, time-series statistics, business news, long term forecasts and short-term predictions for Ireland economy. 7/4/2015