Tuesday February 28 2017
Malta Business Confidence at 115.30


Business Confidence in Malta increased to 115.30 in February from 110.80 in January of 2017.





Tuesday February 28 2017
Malta Consumer Confidence at 3.80


Consumer Confidence in Malta increased to 3.80 in February from 0.10 in January of 2017.





Tuesday February 28 2017
Malta Producer Prices at 94.64 Index Points


Producer Prices in Malta increased to 94.64 Index Points in January from 93.75 Index Points in December of 2016.





Tuesday February 28 2017
Malta Producer Prices Change at -1.00 percent


Producer prices in Malta fell 1 percent year-on-year in January of 2017, following a 1.9 percent drop in the previous month. It was the lowest decline since October last year, as prices fell for intermediate goods (-2.9 percent, the same pace as in December) but rose for capital goods (0.7 percent vs 0.5 percent) and rebounded for consumer goods (0.7 percent vs -2 percent), namely consumer non durables (2.8 percent vs -0.2 percent). Meantime, prices continued to be flat for energy. On a monthly basis, factory gate prices increased 1 percent after dropping 0.2 percent in December.





Tuesday February 28 2017
Malta Inflation Rate at 1.40 percent


Consumer prices in Malta increased 1.4 percent year-on-year in January of 2017, following a 1 percent rise in the previous month. It is the highest inflation rate since October 2015, as prices went up at a faster pace for food and non-alcoholic beverages (5.2 percent vs 3.5 percent in December), transport (0.3 percent vs -0.3 percent), furniture and household equipment (4.9 percent vs 3.8 percent), clothing and footwear (2 percent vs -2.8 percent), health (1.6 percent vs 1.4 percent) and miscellaneous goods and services (0.8 percent vs 0.5 percent). Meanwhile, cost fell for restaurants and hotels (-0.1 percent vs 2.1 percent) but less for recreation and culture (-1.4 percent vs -3.9 percent). On a monthly basis, consumer prices decreased 1.1 percent, after being flat in December.





Tuesday February 28 2017
Malta Inflation Rate MoM at -1.10 percent


The Consumer Price Index in Malta decreased 1.10 percent in January of 2017 over the previous month.





Tuesday February 28 2017
Malta Labor Force Participation Rate at 55.70 percent


Labor Force Participation Rate in Malta increased to 55.70 percent in the third quarter of 2016 from 55.10 percent in the second quarter of 2016.





Tuesday February 28 2017
Malta Part Time Employment at 27.10 Thousand


Part Time Employment in Malta increased to 27.10 Thousand in the third quarter of 2016 from 27 Thousand in the second quarter of 2016.





Tuesday February 28 2017
Malta Full Time Employment at 163.80 Thousand


Full Time Employment in Malta increased to 163.80 Thousand in the third quarter of 2016 from 161.30 Thousand in the second quarter of 2016.





Tuesday February 28 2017
Malta Manufacturing Production at 4.50 percent


Manufacturing Production in Malta increased 4.50 percent in December of 2016 over the same month in the previous year.