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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: 25th November 2021.

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
Q2/21 
100,341.98
101,565.73
18.7%
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Final Consumption
€ million
Q2/21
37,197.86
33,135.68
nr
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Households and NPISHs
€ million
Q2/21
25,468.73
21,800.38
26.2%
More Details
Government
€ million
Q2/21
11,729.12
11,335.30
0.4%
More Details
Gross Capital Formation
€ million
Q2/21
20,000.56
19,457.86
nr
More Details
GFCF and Valuables
€ million
Q2/21
18,623.06
17,942.15
-3.7%
More Details
Changes in Inventories
€ million
Q2/21
1,377.50
1,515.71
nr
More Details
Exports of goods and services
€ million
Q2/21
137,875.07
131,033.02
22.7%
More Details
Imports of goods and services
€ million
Q2/21

-92,649.93

-82,422.31
16.1%
More Details 
Balance of primary incomes with the rest of the world
€ million
Q2/21
-29,252.00
-28,305.00
nr
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GNI at current market prices
€ million
Q2/21
71,089.98
73,260.73
13.2% More Details
GDP at constant prices            
GDP at constant market prices
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2019
Q2/21
105,849.90
101,350.46
21.6%
More Details
Final Consumption
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2019
Q2/21
36,199.13
32,520.82
nr More Details
Households and NPISHs
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2019
Q2/21
24,157.04
20,941.52
20.0%
More Details
Government
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2019
Q2/21
12,042.10
11,579.31
4.3%
More Details
Gross Capital Formation
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2019
Q2/21
19,387.69
19,030.03
nr
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GFCF and Valuables
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2019
Q2/21
18,084.73
17,457.91
-8.6%
More Details 
Changes in Inventories
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2019
Q2/21
1,302.96
1,572.12
nr  More Details
Exports of goods and services
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2019
Q2/21
146,337.42
134,777.08
27.4%
More Details
Imports of goods and services
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2019
Q2/21
-93,435.52
-83,383.86
16.2%
More Details
Production Index
Index of Production (SA) 2015=100
Sep/21
121.7
117.5
46.9%
More Details
Employment
Persons employed(ILO)
(thousand)
Q3/21
2,471.2
 
2,349.1
9.8% More Details
Unemployment
Persons unemployed (ILO)
(thousand)
Q3/21
149.1
184.1
-16.8% More Details
Wages/Earnings
Average weekly
earnings
Q2/21
849.69
861.28
7.6% More Details
Consumer Prices
Consumer Price Index Dec 2016=100
Oct/21
105.9
105.2
5.1%
More Details
Producer Prices
Wholesale Price Index 2015=100
Oct/21
83.5
83.3
-2.6%

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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
% change from previous period
FISCAL SECTOR            
General Government or Public Sector Operations 1            
Revenue (Fiscal Sector)
General Government Receipts € million
2020
83,616
88,109
  More Details
Expenditure (Fiscal Sector)
General Government Expenditure € million
2020
102,033
86,286
  More Details
Balance, Deficit/Surplus (Fiscal Sector)
€ million
2020
-18,417
1,823
  More Details
as a % of GDP
€ million
2020
-4.90%
0.50%
  More Details
Central Government Operations            
Revenue
Revenue Exchequer cash outlays
€ thousand
Oct/21
62,323,410.84
49,739,827.60
  More Details
Expenditure
Exchequer cash outlays
€ thousand
Oct/21
 
-69,761,274.68
-61,420,501.78
  More Details
Balance, Deficit/Surplus
€ thousand
Oct/21
-7,437,863.83
-11,680,674.18
  More Details
Financing
€ thousand
Oct/21
-7,437,863.83
-11,680,674.18
  More Details
Debt Redemption
€ thousand
Oct/21

505,432.77

1,401,389.31
  More Details
Borrowing
€ thousand
Oct/21
-19,149,685.24
-18,317,634.14
  More Details
Increase in Exchequer Balance
€ thousand
Oct/21
10,932,277.30
4,838,229.87
  More Details
Increase in other Bank Deposits and Balances
€ thousand
Oct/21
274,111.32
397,340.78
  More Details
Central Government Debt            
Total Government Debt
€ million
Q3/21
238,391
236,326
  More Details
Of which under 1 year residual maturity 1
€ million
Q3/21
n.a.
n.a
  More Details
Of which greater than 1 year residual maturity
€ million
Q3/21
n.a.
n.a
  More Details
Total euro-denominated debt
€ million
Q3/21
238,396
236,332
  More Details
Total non euro-denominated debt
€ million
Q3/21
-5
-6
  More Details
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
% change from previous period
FINANCIAL SECTOR            
Analytical Accounts of the
Banking Sector
           
Monetary aggregates            
Narrow Money (M1)
€ million
Sep/21
279,211
280,418
  creditinst@centralbank.ie
Intermediate Money (M2)
€ million
Sep/21
 
315,214
 
322,769   creditinst@centralbank.ie
Broad Money (M3)
€ million
Sep/21
353,673
365,1142
  creditinst@centralbank.ie
Domestic credit to the public sector
€ million
Sep/21
16,648
17,856
  creditinst@centralbank.ie
Domestic credit to the private sector
€ million
Sep/21
153,338
151,4972
  creditinst@centralbank.ie
External position (Net External liability)
€ million
Sep/21
-61,152
-60,9532
  creditinst@centralbank.ie
Analytical Accounts of the
Central Bank
           
Reserve money
€ million
Sep/21
125,239
123,217
  creditinst@centralbank.ie
Domestic claims on the public sector
€ million
Sep/21
0
0
  creditinst@centralbank.ie
Domestic claims on the private sector
€ million
Sep/21
724
627
  creditinst@centralbank.ie
External position
€ million
Sep/21
12,140
11,951
  creditinst@centralbank.ie
Official External Reserves
€ million
Sep/21
10,769
10,729 
  creditinst@centralbank.ie
Interest Rates            
Eurosystem of Central Banks           Daily data
Retail Rates - Ireland            
Clearing            
- Prime Rate
Percent
Sep/21
-0.13-0.7
-0.13-0.7
   
Government Securities Market - Ireland            
- 2 years to maturity
Percent
Sep/21
-0.67
-0.65
  More Details
- 4 years to maturity
Percent
Sep/21
-0.43
-0.52
  More Details
- 10 years to maturity
Percent
Sep/21
0.18
0.00   More Details
Stock Market
ISEQ
Index
Daily
      More Details

 

 

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
% change from previous period
EXTERNAL SECTOR            
Balance of Payments            
Current Account            
Imports of goods and services
€million
Q2/21
92,650
82,423   More Details
Exports of goods and services
€million
Q2/21
137,875
131,033
  More Details
Net Primary income receipts
€million
Q2/21
-29,252
-28,305
  More Details
Net Secondary income receipts
€million
Q2/21
-980

-1,265

  More Details
Financial Account            
Financial Account Balance
€million
Q2/21
20,794
12,201   More Details
Reserve Assets
€million
Q2/21
72
173
  More Details
International Reserves and Foreign Currency Liquidity            
Official External Reserves
€million
Oct/21
10,850
10,769
  More Details
Template on International Reserves           More Details
Reserve Assets €million Oct/21 10,862.3 10,769.3    
Monetary gold (including gold deposits and gold swaps) €million

Oct/21

395.8 336.6    
SDRs €million

Oct/21

4,903.2 4,846.5    
Reserve Position in the IMF €million

Oct/21

980.3 982.0    
Other reserve assets €million

Oct/21

4,583.0

4,604.3

   
Merchandise Trade            
Total exports
Current Prices
FOB values
€million
Sep/21
14,540
13,108
  More Details
Total imports
Current Prices
CIF values
€million
Sep/21
8,253
7,725
  More Details
International Investment Position            
Total Foreign Assets
€million
Q2/21
6,945,831
6,749,018
  More Details
Direct Investment Abroad
€million
Q2/21
1,118,828
1,078,523
  More Details
Portfolio Investment
€million
Q2/21
4,081,091
3,907,202
  More Details
Equity
€million
Q2/21
1,837,944
1,721,313
  More Details
Debt instruments
€million
Q2/21
2,243,147
2,185,890
  More Details
Other investment
€million
Q2/21
1,739,334
1,756,724
  More Details
Reserve Assets
€million
Q2/21
6,579
6,569
  More Details
Total Foreign Liabilities
€million
Q2/21
7,552,939
7,386,595
  More Details
Direct investment in Ireland
€million
Q2/21
1,157,007
1,152,716
  More Details
Portfolio investment
€million
Q2/21
4,753,418
4,540,496
  More Details
Equity
€million
Q2/21
4,098,116
3,898,772
  More Details
Debt instruments
€million
Q2/21
655,302
641,725
  More Details
Other Investment
€million
Q2/21
1,642,514
1,693,383
  More Details
Total (Net IIP)
€million
Q2/21
-607,107
-637,577
  More Details
Direct Investment
€million
Q2/21
-38,179
-74,193
  More Details
Portfolio Investment
€million
Q2/21
-672,327
-633,294
  More Details
Other Investment
€million
Q2/21
96,820
63,341
  More Details
Reserve Assets
€million
Q2/21
6,579
6,569
  More Details
External Debt            
General Government
€million
Q2/21
157,030
158,111   More Details
Monetary Authority
€million
Q2/21
20,587
20,475
  More Details
Monetary Financial Institutions
€million
Q2/21
289,549
291,479   More Details
Other Sectors
€million
Q2/21
1,704,268
1,729,037
  More Details
Direct Investment
€million
Q2/21
539,496
544,431
  More Details
Gross External Debt
€million
Q2/21
2,710,932
2,743,534
  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
More info (or email link to data category contact)
Period of Latest Data
Latest Data
Data for previous period
% change from previous period
POPULATION            
Population
million
Apr/21
#5.01
#4.98
0.7%
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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
https://www.finance.gov.ie/

2 Revised

3 Provisional 

 

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