Malta | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 1.09 Jul/15 1.09 0.7 : 1.87
GDP Last Reference Previous Range
GDP 9.64 USD Billion Dec/13 8.88 0.25 : 9.64
GDP Growth Rate 0.6 percent Mar/15 1 -3.6 : 3.1
GDP Annual Growth Rate 4 percent Mar/15 4.2 -3.7 : 6.3
GDP Constant Prices 1702902 EUR THO Mar/15 1888181 1181627 : 2012317
Gross National Product 1899613 EUR THO Mar/15 1959790 864854 : 2069055
GDP per capita 16760 USD Dec/13 16440 3003 : 16760
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 286456 EUR THO Mar/15 380804 120485 : 380804
GDP per capita PPP 28828 USD Dec/13 28271 16596 : 28828
Labour Last Reference Previous Range
Unemployment Rate 5.7 percent Mar/15 5.85 5.7 : 8.24
Employed Persons 167359 Feb/15 166395 128206 : 167359
Unemployed Persons 5209 Jun/15 5333 4658 : 8830
Long Term Unemployment Rate 2.7 percent Mar/15 2.7 2.2 : 4.4
Youth Unemployment Rate 10 percent Jun/15 10.2 10 : 19.9
Wages 16329 EUR/Year Mar/15 16267 10938 : 16329
Labour Costs 121 Index Points Mar/15 109 68.84 : 121
Population 0.43 Million Dec/14 0.42 0.3 : 0.43
Retirement Age Women 62 Dec/15 60 60 : 62
Retirement Age Men 62 Dec/15 61 61 : 62
Minimum Wages 720 EUR/Month Jun/15 718 465 : 720
Prices Last Reference Previous Range
Inflation Rate 1.1 percent Jun/15 1.3 -1.08 : 5.74
Inflation Rate Mom 1 percent Jun/15 0.9 -3.44 : 4.16
Consumer Price Index CPI 110 Index Points Jun/15 110 83.29 : 110
Harmonised Consumer Prices 125 Index Points Jun/15 124 75.23 : 125
GDP Deflator 87.46 Index Points Mar/15 93.76 87.46 : 137
Producer Prices 94.1 Index Points Jun/15 94.12 93.5 : 110
Food Inflation 1.7 percent May/15 2.5 -0.4 : 6.8
Money Last Reference Previous Range
Interest Rate 0.05 percent Jul/15 0.05 0.05 : 4.75
Money Supply M0 866 EUR Million Jun/15 860 599 : 1162
Money Supply M1 11069 EUR Million Jun/15 10728 2927 : 11069
Money Supply M2 15396 EUR Million Jun/15 15001 5715 : 15396
Money Supply M3 15509 EUR Million Jun/15 15093 5715 : 15509
Loans to Private Sector 3705 EUR Million May/15 3757 2548 : 4174
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade -386900 EUR Thousand May/15 -93854 -386900 : -7900
Exports 355500 EUR Thousand May/15 344828 103400 : 669616
Imports 628700 EUR Thousand May/15 438682 162800 : 835522
Current Account 106086 EUR Thousand Mar/15 10941 -313524 : 183797
Current Account to GDP 2.7 percent Dec/14 3.1 -12.4 : 3.1
External Debt 96010 EUR Million Mar/15 93340 1590 : 96010
Tourist Arrivals 187617 Jun/15 177895 40412 : 239343
Gold Reserves 0.09 Tonnes Mar/15 0.09 0.09 : 0.5
Foreign Direct Investment -1549 EUR Million Mar/15 675 -1962 : 1470
Government Last Reference Previous Range
Government Budget -2.1 percent of GDP Dec/14 -2.6 -9.9 : -2.1
Government Debt to GDP 68 percent Dec/14 69.2 35.3 : 69.8
Government Budget Value -39121 EUR THO Jun/15 -10297 -151071 : 99600
Government Spending 369899 EUR THO Mar/15 388018 173832 : 388018
Government Spending to GDP 43.8 percent Dec/14 42.3 39.1 : 45.2
Credit Rating 73.75 :
Fiscal Expenditure 306627 EUR Thousand Jun/15 301469 223087 : 439180
Government Debt 5641 EUR Million Mar/15 5417 1045 : 5759
Government Revenues 267506 EUR Thousand Jun/15 291172 155002 : 491762
Business Last Reference Previous Range
Business Confidence 113 Jul/15 114 75.7 : 122
Industrial Production 8.9 percent May/15 8.6 -20.5 : 16.5
Manufacturing Production 10.8 percent May/15 10.4 -23.7 : 22.7
Capacity Utilization 77.2 percent Sep/15 78.7 17 : 94.9
Changes in Inventories 26901 EUR THO Mar/15 -34842 -85134 : 114834
Car Registrations 1687 Cars Mar/15 1587 1066 : 1919
Competitiveness Index 4.44 Points Dec/15 4.49 4.2 : 4.49
Competitiveness Rank 47 Dec/15 41 41 : 56
Corruption Index 55 Points Dec/14 56 52 : 68
Corruption Rank 43 Dec/14 45 25 : 45
Consumer Last Reference Previous Range
Consumer Confidence -1 Jul/15 0.6 -41.3 : 1.4
Retail Sales MoM 1.1 percent May/15 -1.9 -12.8 : 12
Retail Sales YoY 4.9 percent May/15 1.8 -19.8 : 20.3
Consumer Spending 1006010 EUR THO Mar/15 1068576 616452 : 1071053
Bank Lending Rate 4.13 percent Jun/15 4.17 4.13 : 6.42
Consumer Credit 4352 EUR Million May/15 4315 1378 : 4352
Gasoline Prices 1.48 USD/Liter Jul/15 1.51 0.77 : 2.02
Private Sector Credit 8339 EUR Million May/15 8317 4057 : 8376
Housing Last Reference Previous Range
Housing Index 105 Index Points Mar/15 108 62.04 : 108
Home Ownership Rate 80.3 percent Dec/13 81.8 78.5 : 81.8
Taxes Last Reference Previous Range
Corporate Tax Rate 35 percent Dec/15 35 35 : 35
Personal Income Tax Rate 35 percent Dec/14 35 35 : 35
Sales Tax Rate 18 percent Dec/15 18 15 : 18
Social Security Rate 20 percent Dec/14 20 20 : 20
Social Security Rate For Companies 10 percent Dec/14 10 10 : 10
Social Security Rate For Employees 10 percent Dec/14 10 10 : 10




Economic Indicators for Malta including actual values, historical data charts, an economic calendar, time-series statistics, business news, long term forecasts and short-term predictions for Malta economy. 8/3/2015