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               Economic and Financial Data for Ireland

 

 

This page is updated on the day that data is released.

Date of last update: 20th July 2018

The data shown in this page correspond to the data described on the International Monetary Fund's Dissemination Standards Bulletin Board (DSBB). For a fuller explanation of the DSBB and the statistical standards to which Ireland has committed, please click on DSBB Home Page (links to IMF website).

Unless otherwise indicated, data is not seasonally adjusted.

 

 

SDDS Data Category and Component Unit Description
Observations
More info (or email link to data category contact)
Period of Latest Data Latest Data Data for previous period % Year on Year Change
REAL SECTOR            
National Accounts            
GDP and GNI at current prices            
GDP at current market prices
€ million
Q1/18
77,305
79,264
6.2%
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Final Consumption
€ million
Q1/18
32,863
34,349
nr
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Households and NPISHs
€ million
Q1/18
24,011
25,147
4.1%
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Government
€ million
Q1/18
8,853
9,202
5.4%
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Gross Capital Formation
€ million
Q1/18
17,830
17,978
nr
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GFCF and Valuables
€ million
Q1/18
15,192
18,127
-41.4%
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Changes in Inventories
€ million
Q1/18
2,638
-149
nr
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Exports of goods and services
€ million
Q1/18
86,690
96,399
10.9%
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Imports of goods and services
€ million
Q1/18
-60,862
-70,286
-10.9%
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Balance of primary incomes with the rest of the world
€ million
Q1/18
-15,258
-14,747
nr
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GNI at current market prices
€ million
Q1/18
62,047
64,517
                   1.4% More Details
GDP at constant prices            
GDP at constant market prices
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2016
Q1/18
73,887
79,574
6.5%
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Final Consumption
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2016
Q1/18
32,053
33,753
nr
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Households and NPISHs
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2016
Q1/18
23,082
24,940
2.7%
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Government
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2016
Q1/18
8,971
8,813
3.6%
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Gross Capital Formation
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2016
Q1/18
16,887
17,322
nr
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GFCF and Valuables
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2016
Q1/18
14,382
17,367
-43%
More Details
Changes in Inventories
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2016
Q1/18
2,505
-45
nr
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Exports of goods and services
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2016
Q1/18
85,774
99,313
14.5%
More Details
Imports of goods and services
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2016
Q1/18
-60,230
-69,912
-10.5%
More Details
Production Index
Index of Production (SA) 2010=100
Apr/18
96.7
88.5
9.2%
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Employment
Persons employed(ILO)
(thousand)
Q1/18
2,220.5
 
2,231.0
 
  More Details 
Unemployment
Persons unemployed (ILO)
(thousand)
Q1/18
132.9
144.1
  More Details 
Wages/Earnings
Average weekly
earnings
Q1/18
742.19
732.12
  More Details 
Consumer Prices
Consumer Price Index Dec 2016=100
Jun/18
101.4
101.3
0.1%
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Producer Prices
Wholesale Price Index 2015=100
Jun/18
101.7
101.5
-0.2%

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SDDS Data Category and Component Unit Description
Observations
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Period of Latest Data Latest Data Data for previous period % change from previous period
FISCAL SECTOR            
General Government or Public Sector Operations 1            
Revenue (Fiscal Sector)
General Government Receipts € million
2015
70,495 
59,083
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Expenditure (Fiscal Sector)
General Government Expenditure € million
2015
75,430 
72,984
  More Details
Balance, Deficit/Surplus (Fiscal Sector)
€ million
2015
-4,935
-9,965
  More Details
as a % of GDP
€ million
2015
-2.3%
-5.7%
  More Details
Central Government Operations            
Revenue
Revenue Exchequer cash outlays  
€ thousand
Jan/17
5,748,564
5,625,547
  More Details
Expenditure
Exchequer cash outlays  
€ thousand
Jan/17
-4,278,559
-4,938,719
  More Details
Balance, Deficit/Surplus
€ thousand
Jan/17
747,408
511,638
  More Details
Financing
€ thousand
Jan/17
747,408
511,638
  More Details
Debt Redemption
€ thousand
Jan/17
554,703
172,977
  More Details
Borrowing
€ thousand
Jan/17
-5,511,972
-6,237,444
  More Details
Increase in Exchequer Balance
€ thousand
Jan/17
7,360,492
7,645,692
  More Details
Increase in other Bank Deposits and Balances
€ thousand
Jan/17
7,608,887
7,536,679
  More Details
Central Government Debt            
Total Government Debt
€ million
Q4/15
197,094
203,804
  More Details
Of which under 1 year residual maturity 1
€ million
Q4/15
13,411
n/a
  More Details
Of which greater than 1 year residual maturity
€ million
Q4/15
183,659
n/a
  More Details
Total euro-denominated debt
€ million
Q4/15
197,091
203,804
  More Details
Total non euro-denominated debt
€ million
Q4/15
-22
-1
  More Details

 

SDDS Data Category and Component Unit Description
Observations
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Period of Latest Data Latest Data Data for previous period % change from previous period
FINANCIAL SECTOR            
Analytical Accounts of the
Banking Sector
           
Monetary aggregates            
Narrow Money (M1)
€ million
Aug/17
154,248
151,603
  statistics@centralbank.ie
Intermediate Money (M2)
€ million
Aug/17
199,465
196,867   statistics@centralbank.ie
Broad Money (M3)
€ million
Aug/17
221,638
222,123
  statistics@centralbank.ie
Domestic credit to the public sector
€ million
Aug/17
18,833
18,862
  statistics@centralbank.ie
Domestic credit to the private sector
€ million
Aug/17
180,717
180,873
  statistics@centralbank.ie
External position (Net External liability)
€ million
Aug/17
-36,254
-33,759
  statistics@centralbank.ie
Analytical Accounts of the
Central Bank
           
Reserve money
€ million
Aug/17
37,248
34,339
  statistics@centralbank.ie
Domestic claims on the public sector
€ million
Aug/17
0
0
  statistics@centralbank.ie
Domestic claims on the private sector
€ million
Aug/17
2
0
  statistics@centralbank.ie
External position
€ million
Aug/17
5,223
5,153
  statistics@centralbank.ie
Official External Reserves
€ million
Aug/17
3,504
3,389
  statistics@centralbank.ie
Interest Rates            
Eurosystem of Central Banks           Daily data
Retail Rates - Ireland            
Clearing            
- Prime Rate
Percent
Aug/17
0.12-1.00
0.12-1.00
   
Government Securities Market - Ireland            
 - 2 years to maturity
Percent
Aug/17
-0.55
-0.50
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- 4 years to maturity
Percent
Aug/17
-0.18
-0.03
  More Details
- 10 years to maturity
Percent
Aug/17
0.67
0.83   More Details
Stock Market
ISEQ
Index
Daily
      More Details

 

 

SDDS Data Category and Component Unit Description
Observations
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Period of Latest Data Latest Data Data for previous period % change from previous period
EXTERNAL SECTOR            
Balance of Payments            
Current Account            
Imports of goods and services
€million
Q1/18
60,862
70,285   More Details
Exports of goods and services
€million
Q1/18
86,690
96,399
  More Details
Net Primary income receipts
€million
Q1/18
-14,971
-15,613
  More Details
Net Secondary income receipts
€million
Q1/18
-1,306

-1,089

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Financial Account            
Financial Account Balance
€million
Q1/18
13,677
16,192   More Details
Reserve Assets
€million
Q1/18
-22
102
  More Details
International Reserves and Foreign Currency Liquidity            
Official External Reserves
€million
Dec/17
3,252
3,139
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Merchandise Trade  
 
       
Total exports
Current Prices
FOB values
€million
Jan/17
9,963
9,319
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Total imports
Current Prices
CIF values
€million
Jan/17
5,204
6,285
   More Details
International Investment Position            
Total Foreign Assets
€million
Q1/18
3,448,615
3,425,118
  More Details
Direct Investment Abroad
€million
Q1/18
702,261
717,133
  More Details
Portfolio Investment
€million
Q1/18
2,727,197
2,698,591
  More Details
Equity
€million
Q1/18
1,112,199
1,110,022
  More Details
Debt instruments
€million
Q1/18
1,614,997
1,588,569
  More Details
Other investment
€million
Q1/18
15,470
5,722
  More Details
Reserve Assets
€million
Q1/18
3,687
3,672
  More Details
Total Foreign Liabilities
€million
Q1/18
5,073,060
5,064,943
  More Details
Direct investment in Ireland
€million
Q1/18
721,773
744,386
  More Details
Portfolio investment
€million
Q1/18
3,129,920
3,125,105
  More Details
Equity
€million
Q1/18
2,708,232
2,704,594
  More Details
Debt instruments
€million
Q1/18
421,688
420,511
  More Details
Other Investment
€million
Q1/18
1,221,367
1,195,452
  More Details
Total (Net IIP)
€million
Q1/18
-434,083
-438,449
  More Details
Direct Investment
€million
Q1/18
-19512
-27,253
  More Details
Portfolio Investment
€million
Q1/18
-402,723
-426,514
  More Details
Other Investment
€million
Q1/18
-15,556
11,646
  More Details
Reserve Assets
€million
Q1/18
3,708
3,672
  More Details
External Debt            
General Government
€million
Q1/18
138,624
132,825   More Details
Monetary Authority
€million
Q1/18
17,483
17,646
  More Details
Monetary Financial Institutions
€million
Q1/18
198,545
196,004   More Details
Other Sectors
€million
Q1/18
1,195,281
1,185,214
  More Details
Direct Investment
€million
Q1/18
636,760
599,421
  More Details
Gross External Debt
€million
Q1/18
2,186,952
2,131,372
  More Details
Exchange Rates            
US dollar (USD)
Euro
Daily
      More Details
Swiss franc (CHF)
Euro
Daily
      More Details
Pound sterling (GBP)
Euro
Daily
      More Details
Irish punt (fixed)
Euro
Jan/01/04
0.787564
     
SDDS Data Category and Component Unit Description
Observations
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Period of Latest Data Latest Data Data for previous period % change from previous period
POPULATION            
Population
million
2016
4.76
4.64
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# Estimated figures

1 Annual data on the operations of General Government (which includes local government) is disseminated in accordance with the IMF requirements. Data on the financing of the general government balance
is available in the Monthly Economic Bulletin published on the Department of Finance's website each month at
http://www.finance.gov.ie.

2 Revised

 

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