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Friday May 26 2017
Macedonia Interest Rate at 3.25 percent  
The benchmark interest rate in Macedonia was last recorded at 3.25 percent.
Thursday May 25 2017
Macedonia Job Vacancies at 6470.00  
Job Vacancies in Macedonia increased to 6470 in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 6200 in the third quarter of 2016.
Thursday May 25 2017
Macedonia House Price Index at 88.75 Index Points  
Housing Index in Macedonia decreased to 88.75 Index Points in the first quarter of 2017 from 91.25 Index Points in the fourth quarter of 2016.
Thursday May 25 2017
Macedonia Real Wage Growth at 2.20 percent  
Wages in Macedonia increased 2.20 percent in the fourth quarter of 2016 over the same period in the previous year.
Thursday May 25 2017
Macedonia Gross External Debt at 7253.16 EUR Million  
External Debt in Macedonia decreased to 7253.16 EUR Million in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 7513.43 EUR Million in the third quarter of 2016.
Wednesday May 24 2017
Macedonia | Credit Rating at 47.50  
Standard & Poor's credit rating for Macedonia stands at BB- with stable outlook. Fitch's credit rating for Macedonia was last reported at BB with negative outlook.
Tuesday May 23 2017
Macedonia Construction Output at -17.90 percent  
Construction output in Macedonia decreased 17.90 percent in March of 2017 over the same month in the previous year.
Monday May 22 2017
Macedonia Building Permits at 384.00  
Building Permits in Macedonia increased to 384 in March from 363 in February of 2017.
Monday May 22 2017
Macedonia Capital Flows at -63.60 USD Million  
Macedonia recorded a capital and financial account deficit of 63.60 USD Million in February of 2017.
Monday May 22 2017
Macedonia Central Bank Balance Sheet at 181523.44 NC Million  
Central Bank Balance Sheet in Macedonia decreased to 181523.44 NC Million in April from 187333.75 NC Million in March of 2017.
Monday May 22 2017
Macedonia Overnight Deposit Rate at 0.25 percent  
Deposit Interest Rate in Macedonia remained unchanged at 0.25 percent in May from 0.25 percent in April of 2017.
Monday May 22 2017
Macedonia Foreign Direct Investment at 19.15 EUR Million  
Foreign Direct Investment in Macedonia increased by 19.15 EUR Million in February of 2017.
Monday May 22 2017
Macedonia Retail Sales YoY at -2.50 percent  
Macedonia's retail trade declined by 2.5 percent year-on-year in March 2017, following a 5.6 percent fall in the previous month. Sales went down sharply for non-food products (-12.4 percent from -16.4 percent in February) and fuel (-0.5 percent from -5.9 percent). Meanwhile, sales increased at a faster pace for food, beverages and tobacco (4.3 percent from 4 percent in February).
Monday May 22 2017
Macedonia Producer Prices Change at 4.90 percent  
Producer Prices in Macedonia increased 4.90 percent in March of 2017 over the same month in the previous year.
Monday May 22 2017
Macedonia Producer Prices at 106.70 Index Points  
Producer Prices in Macedonia increased to 106.70 Index Points in March from 106 Index Points in February of 2017.
Monday May 22 2017
Macedonia Overnight Credit Rate at 3.75 percent  
Lending Rate in Macedonia remained unchanged at 3.75 percent in May from 3.75 percent in April of 2017.
Sunday May 21 2017
Macedonia Business Confidence at 24.90  
Manufacturing confidence in Macedonia declined to 24.9 in April of 2017 from 25.1 in the previous month. It was the lowest level since August of 2016, as the estimations were less satisfactory for the economic situation and the production volume for the next three months. In contrast, the situation with the current volume of production orders improved, the stocks of finished goods increased and the number of employees was expected to rise.
Friday May 19 2017
Macedonia Tourist Arrivals at 430.00 Hundreds Person  
Tourist Arrivals in Macedonia increased to 430 Hundreds Person in March from 369 Hundreds Person in February of 2017.
Thursday May 18 2017
Macedonia Manufacturing Production at -0.70 percent  
Manufacturing Production in Macedonia decreased 0.70 percent in March of 2017 over the same month in the previous year.
Tuesday May 16 2017
Macedonia Gross Wages at 32869.00 MKD/Month  
Wages in Macedonia decreased to 32869 MKD/Month in February from 33441 MKD/Month in January of 2017.
Tuesday May 16 2017
Macedonia Current Account at -57.70 USD Million  
Macedonia recorded a Current Account deficit of 57.70 USD Million in February of 2017.
Sunday May 14 2017
Macedonia Food Inflation at -0.40 percent  
Cost of food in Macedonia decreased 0.40 percent in April of 2017 over the same month in the previous year.
Sunday May 14 2017
Macedonia Inflation Rate MoM at 0.50 percent  
The Consumer Price Index in Macedonia increased 0.50 percent in April of 2017 over the previous month.
Sunday May 14 2017
Macedonia Inflation Rate at 1.00 percent  
Consumer prices in Macedonia increased 1 percent year-on-year in April of 2017, following a 0.6 percent rise in the previous month. It was the highest inflation rate since December of 2013, as prices rose at a faster pace for restaurants and hotels (3.4 percent vs 3.2 percent); furniture and household equipment (1.1 percent vs 0.3 percent) and fell less for food and non-alcoholic beverages (-0.4 percent vs -2.2 percent). In contrast, cost slowed for transport (3.1 percent vs 6.7 percent) and clothing and footwear (2 percent vs 2.4 percent) and declined further for housing and utilities (-0.4 percent from -0.2 percent). On a monthly basis, consumer prices went up 0.5 percent.
Wednesday May 10 2017
Macedonia Imports at 634233.00 USD Thousands  
Imports in Macedonia increased 8.9 percent year-on-year to 634233 USD Thousands in March of 2017. In the first three months, imports went up 10.5 percent, as purchases rose for manufactured goods (12.5 percent); machinery and transports equipment (6.4 percent); mineral fuels, lubricants (37.3 percent) and crude materials, inedible (35.7 percent). Imports went up from: Russia (62.9 percent); Greece (31.7 percent) and South Africa (927 percent).
Wednesday May 10 2017
Macedonia Exports at 454210.00 USD Thousands  
Exports in Macedonia increased 16.7 percent year-on-year to 454210 USD Thousands in March of 2017. In the first three months, exports rose 10.7 percent, mainly driven by sales of chemicals (10.8 percent); machinery and transport equipment (14.9 percent); crude materials, inedible (56.3 percent) and mineral fuels (97 percent). Exports increased to Bulgaria (11.7 percent); Greece (27.4 percent); South Africa (812.8 percent); Russia (45.1 percent).
Wednesday May 10 2017
Macedonia Gasoline Prices at 1.17 USD/Liter  
Gasoline Prices in Macedonia increased to 1.17 USD/Liter in April from 1.13 USD/Liter in March of 2017.
Wednesday May 10 2017
Macedonia Balance of Trade at -180023.00 USD Thousands  
Macedonia trade deficit decreased to $180 million in March of 2017 compared to $193.4 million gap a year ago. Exports increased 16.7 percent and imports went up 8.9 percent. In the first three months, trade gap widened to $452.3 million from $411.8 million a year ago. Exports rose 10.7 percent, mainly driven by sales of chemicals (10.8 percent); machinery and transport equipment (14.9 percent); crude materials, inedible (56.3 percent) and mineral fuels (97 percent). Imports went up 10.5 percent, as purchases rose for manufactured goods (12.5 percent); machinery and transports equipment (6.4 percent); mineral fuels, lubricants (37.3 percent) and crude materials, inedible (35.7 percent). Exports increased to Bulgaria (11.7 percent); Greece (27.4 percent); South Africa (812.8 percent); Russia (45.1 percent). Imports went up from: Russia (62.9 percent); Greece (31.7 percent) and South Africa (927 percent).
Friday May 05 2017
Macedonia Fiscal Expenditure at 16733.00 MKD Million  
Fiscal Expenditure in Macedonia increased to 16733 MKD Million in March from 14845 MKD Million in February of 2017.
Friday May 05 2017
Macedonia Government Revenues at 16840.00 MKD Million  
Government Revenues in Macedonia increased to 16840 MKD Million in March from 13310 MKD Million in February of 2017.
Friday May 05 2017
Macedonia Government Budget Value at 107.00 MKD Million  
Macedonia recorded a government budget surplus of 107 MKD Million in March of 2017.
Friday May 05 2017
Macedonia Steel Production at 25.00 Thousand Tonnes  
Steel Production in Macedonia increased to 25 Thousand Tonnes in March from 21.20 Thousand Tonnes in February of 2017.
Thursday May 04 2017
Macedonia Industrial Production at -0.90 percent  
Industrial production in Macedonia decreased 0.9 percent year-on-year in March of 2017, following 1.3 percent drop in the previous period. Output fell for manufacturing (-0.7 percent vs -4.4 percent in February), mostly driven by food products (-4.3 percent); wearing apparel (-16.2 percent); machinery and equipment (-1.1 percent) and metals (-4.8 percent). Also, output dropped less for mining and quarrying (-4.1 percent vs -4.9 percent). In contrast, production rose at a slower pace for electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply (0.3 percent vs 31.9 percent).
Tuesday May 02 2017
Macedonia GDP per capita PPP at 12732.40 USD  
The Gross Domestic Product per capita in Macedonia was last recorded at 12732.40 US dollars in 2015, when adjusted by purchasing power parity (PPP). The GDP per Capita, in Macedonia, when adjusted by Purchasing Power Parity is equivalent to 72 percent of the world's average.
Tuesday May 02 2017
Macedonia Banks Balance Sheet at 538312.50 NC Million  
Banks Balance Sheet in Macedonia increased to 538312.50 NC Million in March from 535666.94 NC Million in February of 2017.
Tuesday May 02 2017
Macedonia Consumer Credit at 132080.00 MKD Million  
Consumer Credit in Macedonia increased to 132080 MKD Million in March from 130238 MKD Million in February of 2017.
Tuesday May 02 2017
Macedonia Money Supply M0 at 26801.90 MKD Million  
Money Supply M0 in Macedonia decreased to 26801.90 MKD Million in March from 26818.60 MKD Million in February of 2017.
Tuesday May 02 2017
Macedonia Money Supply M1 at 104884.10 MKD Million  
Money Supply M1 in Macedonia decreased to 104884.10 MKD Million in March from 106317.10 MKD Million in February of 2017.
Tuesday May 02 2017
Macedonia Money Supply M2 at 259343.00 MKD Million  
Money Supply M2 in Macedonia decreased to 259343 MKD Million in March from 260388.40 MKD Million in February of 2017.
Tuesday April 18 2017
Macedonia Part Time Employment at 40.90 Thousand  
Part Time Employment in Macedonia increased to 40.90 Thousand in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 40.30 Thousand in the third quarter of 2016.
Tuesday April 18 2017
Macedonia Full Time Employment at 682.30 Thousand  
Full Time Employment in Macedonia increased to 682.30 Thousand in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 677.90 Thousand in the third quarter of 2016.
Wednesday April 12 2017
Macedonia Corporate Tax Rate at 10.00 percent  
The Corporate Tax Rate in Macedonia stands at 10 percent.
Tuesday April 11 2017
Macedonia Sales Tax Rate | VAT at 18.00 percent  
The Sales Tax Rate in Macedonia stands at 18 percent.
Tuesday April 04 2017
Macedonia Consumer Price Index (CPI) at 109.39 Index Points  
Consumer Price Index CPI in Macedonia decreased to 109.39 Index Points in February from 109.94 Index Points in January of 2017.
Tuesday April 04 2017
Macedonia Home Ownership Rate at 90.60 percent  
Home Ownership Rate in Macedonia increased to 90.60 percent in 2015 from 88.80 percent in 2014.
Monday April 03 2017
Macedonia Economic Activity Rate at 56.59 percent  
Labor Force Participation Rate in Macedonia increased to 56.59 percent in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 56.58 percent in the third quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Macedonia Military Expenditure at 128.30 USD Million  
Military Expenditure in Macedonia increased to 128.30 USD Million in 2015 from 123.30 USD Million in 2014.
Monday April 03 2017
Macedonia Gross Minimum Monthly Wage at 231.40 EUR/Month  
Minimum Wages in Macedonia decreased to 231.40 EUR/Month in 2017 from 232.28 EUR/Month in 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Macedonia Gold Reserves at 6.88 Tonnes  
Gold Reserves in Macedonia increased to 6.88 Tonnes in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 6.81 Tonnes in the third quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Macedonia Government Budget at -3.50 percent of GDP  
Macedonia recorded a Government Budget deficit equal to 3.50 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2015.
Monday April 03 2017
Macedonia Government Debt at 3851.50 EUR Million  
Government Debt in Macedonia decreased to 3851.50 EUR Million in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 3946 EUR Million in the third quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Macedonia Government Debt to GDP at 40.90 percent  
Macedonia recorded a government debt equivalent to 40.90 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Macedonia Government Spending at 25368.00 MKD Million  
Government Spending in Macedonia increased to 25368 MKD Million in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 23274 MKD Million in the third quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Macedonia Gross Fixed Capital Formation at 129095.00 MKD Million  
Gross Fixed Capital Formation in Macedonia increased to 129095 MKD Million in 2015 from 123549 MKD Million in 2014.
Monday April 03 2017
Macedonia Personal Income Tax Rate at 10.00 percent  
The Personal Income Tax Rate in Macedonia stands at 10 percent.
Monday April 03 2017
Macedonia Population at 2.07 Million  
The total population in Macedonia was estimated at 2.1 million people in 2016, according to the latest census figures.
Monday April 03 2017
Macedonia Unemployed Persons at 219148.00  
The number of unemployed persons in Macedonia decreased to 219148 in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 221959 in the third quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Macedonia Unemployment Rate at 23.10 percent  
Macedonia's unemployment rate decreased to 23.1 percent in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 24.6 percent in the same period of the previous year. It was the lowest reading since the series began in 1993, as the number of unemployed people fell by 14.6 thousand to 219,959 and the number of employed rose by 15.3 thousand to 731,107. Meantime, the labor force participation rate remained unchanged at 56.6 percent.
Monday April 03 2017
Macedonia Consumer Spending at 102555.00 MKD Million  
Consumer Spending in Macedonia increased to 102555 MKD Million in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 100551 MKD Million in the third quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Macedonia Corruption Index at 37.00 Points  
Macedonia scored 37 points out of 100 on the 2016 Corruption Perceptions Index reported by Transparency International.
Monday April 03 2017
Macedonia Corruption Rank at 90.00  
Macedonia is the 90 least corrupt nation out of 175 countries, according to the 2016 Corruption Perceptions Index reported by Transparency International.
Monday April 03 2017
Macedonia Competitiveness Rank at 68.00  
Macedonia is the 68 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
Macedonia GDP at 10.09 USD Billion  
The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Macedonia was worth 10.09 billion US dollars in 2015. The GDP value of Macedonia represents 0.02 percent of the world economy.
Monday April 03 2017
Macedonia GDP Current Prices at 160309.00 MKD Million  
GDP Constant Prices in Macedonia increased to 160309 MKD Million in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 156911 MKD Million in the third quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Macedonia GDP Deflator at 101.90 percent  
GDP Deflator in Macedonia increased to 101.90 percent in 2015 from 101.40 percent in 2014.
Monday April 03 2017
Macedonia GDP Growth Rate at 3.90 percent  
The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Macedonia expanded 3.90 percent in the first quarter of 2014 over the previous quarter.
Monday April 03 2017
Macedonia GDP Annual Growth Rate at 2.40 percent  
Macedonia's economy expanded 2.4 percent year-on-year in the fourth quarter of 2016, following a downwardly revised 2 percent growth in the previous period. Government spending rebounded (3.4 percent from -0.4 percent in Q3) while household consumption rose at a slower pace (5.1 percent from 5.6 percent in Q3). Net trade contributed negatively, while exports increased 11.2 percent (14.4 percent in Q3) and imports went up 5.3 percent (13.7 percent in Q3). Meantime, gross capital formation contracted further (-10.4 percent from -2.1 percent in Q3). On a production side, the biggest increase was recorded in: construction (28.5 percent from 10.3 percent); professional, scientific and technical activities (9.8 percent from 10.8 percent) and agriculture (1.8 percent from 1.2 percent). In 2016, the GDP advanced 2.4 percent, slower than 3.8 percent in the previous year.
Monday April 03 2017
Macedonia GDP per capita at 5093.84 USD  
The Gross Domestic Product per capita in Macedonia was last recorded at 5093.84 US dollars in 2015. The GDP per Capita in Macedonia is equivalent to 40 percent of the world's average.
Monday April 03 2017
Macedonia Current Account to GDP at -1.40 percent  
Macedonia recorded a Current Account deficit of 1.40 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2015.
Monday April 03 2017
Ease of Doing Business in Macedonia at 10.00  
Macedonia is ranked 10 among 190 economies in the ease of doing business, according to the latest World Bank annual ratings. The rank of Macedonia improved to 10 in 2016 from 16 in 2015.
Monday April 03 2017
Macedonia Employed Persons at 731107.00  
The number of employed persons in Macedonia increased to 731107 in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 727985 in the third quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Macedonia Employment Rate at 43.54 percent  
Employment Rate in Macedonia increased to 43.54 percent in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 43.36 percent in the third quarter of 2016.
Monday April 03 2017
Macedonia Terrorism Index at 1.86  
Terrorism Index in Macedonia decreased to 1.86 in 2015 from 2.25 in 2014.
Monday April 03 2017
Macedonia Changes in Inventories at 44099.00 MKD Million  
The stocks of goods held by firms in Macedonia increased by 44099 MKD Million in 2015.
Monday April 03 2017
Macedonia Competitiveness Index at 4.23 Points  
Macedonia scored 4.23 points out of 7 on the 2016-2017 Global Competitiveness Report published by the World Economic Forum.
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