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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: 27th January 2020.

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
Q3/19
90,258.37
82,433.24
6.7%
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Final Consumption
€ million
Q3/19
36,926.93
35,573.38
nr
More Details
Households and NPISHs
€ million
Q3/19
26,061.26
25,706.59
4.7%
More Details
Government
€ million
Q3/19
10,865.67
9,866.79
6.8%
More Details
Gross Capital Formation
€ million
Q3/19
20,505.91
52,342.82
nr
More Details
GFCF and Valuables
€ million
Q3/19
19,997.96
53,658.56
4.0%
More Details
Changes in Inventories
€ million
Q3/19
507.95
-1,315.74
nr
More Details
Exports of goods and services
€ million
Q3/19
110,703.95
107,648.24
11.0%
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Imports of goods and services
€ million
Q3/19
-77,809.04
-112,903.78
9.5%
More Details
Balance of primary incomes with the rest of the world
€ million
Q3/19
-21,187.11
-21,010.49
nr
More Details
GNI at current market prices
€ million
Q3/19
69,071.26
61,422.75
1.9% More Details
GDP at constant prices            
GDP at constant market prices
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2017
Q3/19
88,471.02
80,719.88
5.0%
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Final Consumption
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2017
Q3/19
35,336.22
34,229.80
nr More Details
Households and NPISHs
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2017
Q3/19
25,538.44
24,676.69
3.3%
More Details
Government
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2017
Q3/19
9,797.79
9,553.11
3.8%
More Details
Gross Capital Formation
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2017
Q3/19
19,418.62
48,840.15
nr
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GFCF and Valuables
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2017
Q3/19
18,911.69
50,196.53
1.2%
More Details
Changes in Inventories
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2017
Q3/19
506.93
-1,356.38
nr  More Details
Exports of goods and services
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2016
Q3/19
110,546.84
107,996.38
11.1%
More Details
Imports of goods and services
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2017
Q3/19
-77,939.66
-111,987.13
12.8%
More Details
Production Index
Index of Production (SA) 2015=100
Nov/19
97.8
101.6
-2.9%
More Details
Employment
Persons employed(ILO)
(thousand)
Q3/19
2,326.9
 
2,300.0
2.4% More Details
Unemployment
Persons unemployed (ILO)
(thousand)
Q3/19
128.0
130.8
-11.0% More Details
Wages/Earnings
Average weekly
earnings
Q3/19
768.14
771.63
3.6% More Details&
Consumer Prices
Consumer Price Index Dec 2016=100
Dec/19
102.4
102.2
1.3%
More Details
Producer Prices
Wholesale Price Index 2015=100
Dec/19
91.2
91.0
-3.2%

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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
2018
82,029
76,533
  More Details
Expenditure (Fiscal Sector)
General Government Expenditure € million
2018
81,983
77,363
  More Details
Balance, Deficit/Surplus (Fiscal Sector)
€ million
2018
46
-830
  More Details
as a % of GDP
€ million
2018
0.01%
-0.28%
  More Details
Central Government Operations            
Revenue
Revenue Exchequer cash outlays
€ thousand
Dec/19
64,429,442.74
60,308,340.57
  More Details
Expenditure
Exchequer cash outlays
€ thousand
Dec/19
 
-63,782,273.88
-60,209,091.34
  More Details
Balance, Deficit/Surplus
€ thousand
Dec/19
647,168.86
99,249.23
  More Details
Financing
€ thousand
Dec/19
647,168.86
99,249.23
  More Details
Debt Redemption
€ thousand
Dec/19

1,607,563.74

4,513.86
  More Details
Borrowing
€ thousand
Dec/19
-1,903,820.37
-4,280,818.01
  More Details
Increase in Exchequer Balance
€ thousand
Dec/19
1,164,096.59
4,805,135.05
  More Details
Increase in other Bank Deposits and Balances
€ thousand
Dec/19
-220,671.10
-429,581.67
  More Details
Central Government Debt            
Total Government Debt
€ million
Q3/19
215,738
215,610
  More Details
Of which under 1 year residual maturity 1
€ million
Q3/19
n.a.
n.a.
  More Details
Of which greater than 1 year residual maturity
€ million
Q3/19
n.a.
n.a
  More Details
Total euro-denominated debt
€ million
Q3/19
215,740
215,620
  More Details
Total non euro-denominated debt
€ million
Q3/19
-2
-10
  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
Nov/19
199,438
197,334
  creditinst@centralbank.ie
Intermediate Money (M2)
€ million
Nov/19
241,333
242,041   creditinst@centralbank.ie
Broad Money (M3)
€ million
Nov/19
257,888
252,7252
  creditinst@centralbank.ie
Domestic credit to the public sector
€ million
Nov/19
15,941
16,0982
  creditinst@centralbank.ie
Domestic credit to the private sector
€ million
Nov/19
168,699
168,7842
  creditinst@centralbank.ie
External position (Net External liability)
€ million
Nov/19
-38,923
-41,6762
  creditinst@centralbank.ie
Analytical Accounts of the
Central Bank
           
Reserve money
€ million
Nov/19
55,550
53,602
  creditinst@centralbank.ie
Domestic claims on the public sector
€ million
Nov/19
0
0
  creditinst@centralbank.ie
Domestic claims on the private sector
€ million
Nov/19
80
79
  creditinst@centralbank.ie
External position
€ million
Nov/19
7,201
7,1092
  creditinst@centralbank.ie
Official External Reserves
€ million
Nov/19
5,128
5,079
  creditinst@centralbank.ie
Interest Rates            
Eurosystem of Central Banks           Daily data
Retail Rates - Ireland            
Clearing            
- Prime Rate
Percent
Nov/19
0.00-0.90
0.00-0.90
   
Government Securities Market - Ireland            
- 2 years to maturity
Percent
Nov/19
-0.49
-0.53
  More Details
- 4 years to maturity
Percent
Nov/19
-0.36
-0.41
  More Details
- 10 years to maturity
Percent
Nov/19
0.04
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
Q3/19
77,809
112,904   More Details
Exports of goods and services
€million
Q3/19
110,704
107,649
  More Details
Net Primary income receipts
€million
Q3/19
-20,924
-20,708
  More Details
Net Secondary income receipts
€million
Q3/19
-811

-575

  More Details
Financial Account            
Financial Account Balance
€million
Q3/19
-2,157
-37,659   More Details
Reserve Assets
€million
Q3/19
125
121
  More Details
International Reserves and Foreign Currency Liquidity            
Official External Reserves
€million
Nov/19
5,128
5,079
  More Details
Template on International Reserves           More Details
Reserve Assets €million Oct/19 5,078.6 5,011.3    
Monetary gold (including gold deposits and gold swaps) €million

Oct/19

264.0 264.0    
SDRs €million

Oct/19

831.8 815.9    
Reserve Position in the IMF €million

Oct/19

1,010.1 1,012.5    
Other reserve assets €million

Oct/19

2,972.8

2,918.9

   
Merchandise Trade            
Total exports
Current Prices
FOB values
€million
Nov/19
12,685
14,269
  More Details
Total imports
Current Prices
CIF values
€million
Nov/19
6,708
8,297
  More Details
International Investment Position            
Total Foreign Assets
€million
Q3/19
5,688,066
5,202,337
  More Details
Direct Investment Abroad
€million
Q3/19
922,949
837,113
  More Details
Portfolio Investment
€million
Q3/19
3,287,526
2,985,557
  More Details
Equity
€million
Q3/19
1,293,274
1,237,868
  More Details
Debt instruments
€million
Q3/19
1,994,252
1,747,688
  More Details
Other investment
€million
Q3/19
1,472,575
1,374,915
  More Details
Reserve Assets
€million
Q3/19
5,016
4,753
  More Details
Total Foreign Liabilities
€million
Q3/19
6,261,808
5,757,042
  More Details
Direct investment in Ireland
€million
Q3/19
969,279
883,561
  More Details
Portfolio investment
€million
Q3/19
3,741,484
3,443,840
  More Details
Equity
€million
Q3/19
3,251,251
2,997,626
  More Details
Debt instruments
€million
Q3/19
490,234
446,214
  More Details
Other Investment
€million
Q3/19
1,551,044
1,429,642
  More Details
Total (Net IIP)
€million
Q3/19
-573,741
-554,705
  More Details
Direct Investment
€million
Q3/19
-46,330
-46,448
  More Details
Portfolio Investment
€million
Q3/19
-453,958
-458,283
  More Details
Other Investment
€million
Q3/19
-78,469
-54,727
  More Details
Reserve Assets
€million
Q3/19
5,016
4,753
  More Details
External Debt            
General Government
€million
Q3/19
151,354
152,679   More Details
Monetary Authority
€million
Q3/19
19,171
18,880
  More Details
Monetary Financial Institutions
€million
Q3/19
263,217
259,320   More Details
Other Sectors
€million
Q3/19
1,466,913
1,338,495
  More Details
Direct Investment
€million
Q2/19
637,120
617,554
  More Details
Gross External Debt
€million
Q3/19
2,537,774
2,386,929
  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/19
#4.92
#4.86
1.3%
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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

;

CSO Home Page

DSBB Home Page(links to IMF website)

Central Bank of Ireland(links to Central Bank of Ireland website)

Department of Finance Ireland (links to Department of Finance Ireland website)