Malta | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 1.1 Jul/15 1.11 0.69 : 1.86
GDP Last Reference Previous Range
GDP 9.64 USD Billion Dec/13 8.86 0.25 : 9.64
GDP Growth Rate 0.8 percent Dec/14 0.8 -2.8 : 4.4
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 16736 USD Dec/13 16413 2999 : 16736
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 165443 Dec/14 165455 128206 : 165455
Unemployed Persons 5568 Apr/15 7644 4658 : 8830
Long Term Unemployment Rate 2.7 percent Dec/14 2.6 2.2 : 4.4
Youth Unemployment Rate 10.6 percent May/15 10.6 10.6 : 19.9
Wages 16329 EUR/Year Mar/15 16267 10938 : 16329
Labour Costs 121 Index Points Mar/15 109 68.84 : 121
Population 0.42 Million Dec/14 0.42 0.3 : 0.42
Retirement Age Women 62 Jan/15 60 60 : 62
Retirement Age Men 62 Jan/15 61 61 : 62
Minimum Wages 720 EUR/Month Jun/15 718 465 : 720
Prices Last Reference Previous Range
Inflation Rate 1.3 percent May/15 1.4 -1.08 : 5.74
Inflation Rate Mom 0.9 percent May/15 2.8 -3.44 : 4.16
Consumer Price Index CPI 110 Index Points May/15 110 83.29 : 110
Harmonised Consumer Prices 124 Index Points May/15 123 75.23 : 124
GDP Deflator 87.46 Index Points Mar/15 93.76 87.46 : 137
Producer Prices 94.12 Index Points May/15 93.71 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 Jun/15 0.05 0.05 : 4.75
Money Supply M0 851 EUR Million Apr/15 848 599 : 1162
Money Supply M1 10491 EUR Million Apr/15 10099 2927 : 10491
Money Supply M2 14733 EUR Million Apr/15 14318 5715 : 14733
Money Supply M3 14825 EUR Million Apr/15 14445 5715 : 14825
Loans to Private Sector 3731 EUR Million Mar/15 3762 2548 : 4174
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade -93854 EUR Thousand Apr/15 -202255 -370196 : -7900
Exports 344828 EUR Thousand Apr/15 303397 103400 : 669616
Imports 438682 EUR Thousand Apr/15 505653 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 92476 EUR Million Dec/14 90370 1590 : 92476
Tourist Arrivals 153566 Apr/15 101769 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 -10297 EUR THO May/15 -23219 -151071 : 99600
Government Spending 369899 EUR THO Mar/15 388018 173832 : 388018
Government Spending to GDP 43.9 percent Dec/13 43.1 38.5 : 45.6
Credit Rating 73.75 :
Government Debt 5417 EUR Million Dec/14 5627 1045 : 5759
Business Last Reference Previous Range
Business Confidence 114 Jun/15 118 75.7 : 122
Industrial Production 2.3 percent Apr/15 0.7 -20.5 : 16.5
Manufacturing Production 2.8 percent Apr/15 0.5 -23.7 : 22.7
Capacity Utilization 78.7 percent Jun/15 80.5 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 Jun/15 4.49 4.2 : 4.49
Competitiveness Rank 47 Jun/15 41 41 : 56
Corruption Index 55 Points Jun/14 56 52 : 68
Corruption Rank 43 Jun/14 45 25 : 45
Consumer Last Reference Previous Range
Consumer Confidence 0.6 Jun/15 0.8 -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 4.2 percent Apr/15 4.27 4.17 : 6.42
Consumer Credit 4315 EUR Million Apr/15 4304 1378 : 4315
Gasoline Prices 1.51 USD/Liter Jun/15 1.48 0.77 : 2.02
Private Sector Credit 8402 EUR Million Apr/15 8321 4057 : 8402
Housing Last Reference Previous Range
Housing Index 112 Index Points Dec/14 107 62.04 : 112
Home Ownership Rate 80.3 percent Jun/13 81.8 78.5 : 81.8
Taxes Last Reference Previous Range
Corporate Tax Rate 35 percent Jan/15 35 35 : 35
Personal Income Tax Rate 35 percent Jan/14 35 35 : 35
Sales Tax Rate 18 percent Jan/15 18 15 : 18
Social Security Rate 20 percent Jan/14 20 20 : 20
Social Security Rate For Companies 10 percent Jan/14 10 10 : 10
Social Security Rate For Employees 10 percent Jan/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. 7/6/2015