Portugal | Economic Indicators

Markets Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Government Bond 10Y 3.66 4.07 6.16 Percent 2014-04-23 Daily [+]
Stock Market 7454.03 7607.55 7582.18 Index points 2014-04-23 Daily [+]
Currency 1.38 1.38 1.36 2014-04-23 Daily [+]
GDP Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
GDP Constant Prices 38731.70 38510.80 38026.20 EUR Million 2013-11-15 Quarterly [+]
GDP per capita 17839.68 18385.81 12009.56 USD 2012-12-31 Yearly [+]
GDP per capita PPP 20962.45 21604.19 17781.05 USD 2012-12-31 Yearly [+]
GDP Growth Rate 0.60 0.30 0.40 Percent 2013-12-31 Quarterly [+]
GDP Annual Growth Rate 1.70 -0.90 1.22 Percent 2013-12-31 Quarterly [+]
GDP 212.00 238.00 78.55 USD Billion 2012-12-31 Yearly [+]
Labour Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Employed Persons 4561.50 4553.60 4744.68 Thousand 2013-11-15 Quarterly [+]
Job Vacancies 13477.00 14359.00 6737.55 2014-02-15 Monthly [+]
Labour Costs 117.80 101.20 94.27 Index Points 2013-11-15 Quarterly [+]
Labor Force Participation Rate 60.30 60.30 60.79 Percent 2013-11-15 Quarterly [+]
Long Term Unemployment Rate 9.30 9.40 3.66 percent 2013-09-30 Quarterly [+]
Retirement Age Men 65.00 65.00 65.00 2013-01-01 Yearly [+]
Retirement Age Women 65.00 65.00 65.00 2013-01-01 Yearly [+]
Unemployed Persons 826.70 838.60 378.88 Thousand 2013-11-15 Quarterly [+]
Wages 88.92 86.49 100.13 Index Points 2014-02-15 Monthly [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 88.11 87.50 99.36 Index Points 2014-02-15 Monthly [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 35.00 34.60 18.29 Percent 2014-02-15 Monthly [+]
Population 10.48 10.54 9.78 Million 2013-12-31 Yearly [+]
Unemployment Rate 15.30 15.60 7.36 Percent 2013-12-31 Quarterly [+]
Prices Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Inflation Rate -0.37 -0.08 9.26 Percent 2014-03-31 Monthly [+]
Consumer Price Index (CPI) 100.27 98.92 40.00 Index Points 2014-03-15 Monthly [+]
Core Inflation Rate -0.18 0.11 8.59 Percent 2014-03-15 Monthly [+]
Harmonised Consumer Prices 116.26 114.67 116.24 Index Points 2014-03-15 Monthly [+]
Inflation Rate Mom 1.36 -0.26 0.70 Percent 2014-03-15 Monthly [+]
Money Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Interest Rate 0.25 0.25 2.47 Percent 2014-04-03 Monthly [+]
Foreign Exchange Reserves 13772.00 14080.00 13434.54 EUR Million 2014-03-31 Monthly [+]
Interbank Rate 0.33 0.30 4.16 Percent 2014-04-30 Monthly [+]
Loans to Private Sector 98620.00 98623.00 86206.67 EUR Million 2014-02-28 Monthly [+]
Money Supply M0 22092.00 21965.00 7545.46 EUR Million 2014-03-31 Monthly [+]
Money Supply M1 71445.00 70592.00 59788.60 EUR Million 2014-02-28 Monthly [+]
Money Supply M2 161335.00 162626.00 145217.58 EUR Million 2014-02-28 Monthly [+]
Trade Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
External Debt 369637.00 370050.00 324173.74 EUR Million 2013-12-31 Quarterly [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 943.86 -47.24 319.89 EUR Million 2014-02-15 Monthly [+]
Remittances 222.94 219.44 228.46 EUR Million 2014-02-15 Monthly [+]
Current Account to GDP -3.00 -7.20 -5.48 Percent 2012-12-31 Yearly [+]
Current Account -279.25 -185.27 -968.08 EUR Million 2014-02-15 Monthly [+]
Balance of Trade -794.18 -956.30 -433.51 EUR Million 2014-02-15 Monthly [+]
Exports 3850.41 3955.15 938.92 EUR Million 2014-02-15 Monthly [+]
Imports 4644.59 4911.45 1370.66 EUR Million 2014-02-15 Monthly [+]
Government Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Government Budget Value -622.00 -219.00 -3527.54 EUR Million 2014-02-28 Monthly [+]
Government Spending 7817.10 7726.90 7692.96 EUR Million 2013-11-15 Quarterly [+]
Government Debt To GDP 129.00 124.10 67.91 Percent 2013-12-31 Yearly [+]
Credit Rating 39.89 Monthly [+]
Government Budget -4.90 -6.40 -4.63 Percent of GDP 2013-12-31 Yearly [+]
Business Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Business Confidence -0.30 -0.60 1.39 2014-03-31 Monthly [+]
Capacity Utilization 75.64 73.92 79.40 Percent 2013-11-15 Quarterly [+]
Car Registrations 14149.00 10541.00 17372.49 Cars 2014-03-15 Monthly [+]
Changes in Inventories 168.80 167.50 80.21 EUR Million 2013-11-15 Quarterly [+]
Industrial Production Mom -0.60 0.60 -0.07 Percent 2014-02-15 Monthly [+]
Manufacturing Production 4.50 3.30 0.15 Percent 2014-02-28 Monthly [+]
New Orders 112.60 111.00 111.82 Index Points 2013-12-15 Monthly [+]
Industrial Production 3.80 4.30 -0.87 Percent 2014-02-28 Monthly [+]
Consumer Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Consumer Spending 23824.60 23950.40 23693.39 EUR Million 2013-11-15 Quarterly [+]
Personal Savings 10.02 16.52 9.55 Percent 2013-08-15 Quarterly [+]
Retail Sales MoM -1.10 6.40 -0.01 Percent 2014-02-28 Monthly [+]
Retail Sales YoY 1.80 2.20 0.88 Percent 2014-02-28 Monthly [+]
Consumer Confidence -30.70 -32.60 -30.85 2014-03-31 Monthly [+]
Taxes Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Corporate Tax Rate 23.00 25.00 30.53 percent 2014-01-01 Yearly [+]
Personal Income Tax Rate 48.00 48.00 42.14 percent 2014-01-01 Yearly [+]
Sales Tax Rate 23.00 23.00 20.47 Percent 2014-01-01 Yearly [+]
Social Security Rate 34.75 34.80 33.32 percent 2013-01-01 Yearly [+]
Social Security Rate For Companies 23.75 23.80 23.84 percent 2013-01-01 Yearly [+]
Social Security Rate For Employees 11.00 11.00 10.97 percent 2013-01-01 Yearly [+]
Housing Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Construction Output -11.50 -14.50 -6.61 Percent 2014-02-15 Monthly [+]
Housing Index 3291.00 3521.00 6556.46 2013-11-15 Quarterly [+]
Labour Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Minimum Wages 565.80 565.80 466.46 EUR 2013-12-31 Monthly [+]





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