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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:15th April 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
Q4/20 
94,463.20
98,172.07
1.6%
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Final Consumption
€ million
Q4/20
37,939.88
36,918.57
nr
More Details
Households and NPISHs
€ million
Q4/20
25,214.97
24,265.15
-8.3%
More Details
Government
€ million
Q4/20
12,724.91
12,653.42
14.3%
More Details
Gross Capital Formation
€ million
Q4/20
27,569.62
19,409.56
nr
More Details
GFCF and Valuables
€ million
Q4/20
26,981.38
18,905.57
-56.3%
More Details
Changes in Inventories
€ million
Q4/20
588.24
503.98
nr
More Details
Exports of goods and services
€ million
Q4/20
133,789.82
114,121.09
9.9%
More Details
Imports of goods and services
€ million
Q4/20
-105,192.16
-71,730.52
-19.0%
More Details
Balance of primary incomes with the rest of the world
€ million
Q4/20
-19,481.25
-29,232.80
nr
More Details
GNI at current market prices
€ million
Q4/20
74,981.94
68,939.27
1.2% More Details
GDP at constant prices            
GDP at constant market prices
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2018
Q4/20
90,564.93
98,502.03
1.5%
More Details
Final Consumption
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2018
Q4/20
36,346.95
35,718.51
nr More Details
Households and NPISHs
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2018
Q4/20
24,929.90
24,078.17
-7.7%
More Details
Government
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2018
Q4/20
11,417.06
11,640.34
8.6%
More Details
Gross Capital Formation
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2018
Q4/20
26,188.66
19,128.34
nr
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GFCF and Valuables
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2018
Q4/20
25,583.50
18,584.42
-60.0%
More Details
Changes in Inventories
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2018
Q4/20
605.17
543.92
nr  More Details
Exports of goods and services
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2018
Q4/20
133,881.46
117,848.80
10.6%
More Details
Imports of goods and services
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2018
Q4/20
-105,313.98
-71,982.30
-20.8%
More Details
Production Index
Index of Production (SA) 2015=100
Feb/21
128.8
122.9
42.8%
More Details
Employment
Persons employed(ILO)
(thousand)
Q4/20
2,306.2
 
2,295.2
-2.3% More Details
Unemployment
Persons unemployed (ILO)
(thousand)
Q4/20
138.9
174.7
25.6% More Details
Wages/Earnings
Average weekly
earnings
Q4/20
844.98
794.89
3.3% More Details
Consumer Prices
Consumer Price Index Dec 2016=100
Mar/21
102.7
101.9
0.0%
More Details
Producer Prices
Wholesale Price Index 2015=100
Feb/21
81.4
80.8
-14.0%

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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
2019
89,135
84,167
  More Details
Expenditure (Fiscal Sector)
General Government Expenditure € million
2019
87,285
83,786
  More Details
Balance, Deficit/Surplus (Fiscal Sector)
€ million
2019
1,850
380
  More Details
as a % of GDP
€ million
2019
0.50%
0.10%
  More Details
Central Government Operations            
Revenue
Revenue Exchequer cash outlays
€ thousand
Mar/21
16,586,010.18
13,993,763.81
  More Details
Expenditure
Exchequer cash outlays
€ thousand
Mar/21
 
-20,758,248.96
-16,528,958.61
  More Details
Balance, Deficit/Surplus
€ thousand
Mar/21
-4,172,238.78
-2,535,194.81
  More Details
Financing
€ thousand
Mar/21
-4,172,238.78
-2,535,194.81
  More Details
Debt Redemption
€ thousand
Mar/21

482,602.77

456,995.79
  More Details
Borrowing
€ thousand
Mar/21
-12,895,519.71
-8,998,848.55
  More Details
Increase in Exchequer Balance
€ thousand
Mar/21
8,310,478.59
5,729,128.78
  More Details
Increase in other Bank Deposits and Balances
€ thousand
Mar/21
-69,800.43
277,529.17
  More Details
Central Government Debt            
Total Government Debt
€ million
Q4/20
219,481
231,663
  More Details
Of which under 1 year residual maturity 1
€ million
Q4/20
25,944
n.a
  More Details
Of which greater than 1 year residual maturity
€ million
Q4/20
193,537
n.a
  More Details
Total euro-denominated debt
€ million
Q4/20
219,487
231,674
  More Details
Total non euro-denominated debt
€ million
Q4/20
-6
-11
  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
Feb/21
252,856
254,358
  creditinst@centralbank.ie
Intermediate Money (M2)
€ million
Feb/21
 
295,563
 
297,291   creditinst@centralbank.ie
Broad Money (M3)
€ million
Feb/21
354,451
350,652
  creditinst@centralbank.ie
Domestic credit to the public sector
€ million
Feb/21
19,411
19,566
  creditinst@centralbank.ie
Domestic credit to the private sector
€ million
Feb/21
153,151
154,762
  creditinst@centralbank.ie
External position (Net External liability)
€ million
Feb/21
-59,143
-58,9712
  creditinst@centralbank.ie
Analytical Accounts of the
Central Bank
           
Reserve money
€ million
Feb/21
82,736
82,534
  creditinst@centralbank.ie
Domestic claims on the public sector
€ million
Feb/21
0
0
  creditinst@centralbank.ie
Domestic claims on the private sector
€ million
Feb/21
336
216
  creditinst@centralbank.ie
External position
€ million
Feb/21
8,023
7,910
  creditinst@centralbank.ie
Official External Reserves
€ million
Feb/21
6,331
6,357 
  creditinst@centralbank.ie
Interest Rates            
Eurosystem of Central Banks           Daily data
Retail Rates - Ireland            
Clearing            
- Prime Rate
Percent
Feb/21
-0.06-0.70
-0.13-0.70
   
Government Securities Market - Ireland            
- 2 years to maturity
Percent
Feb/21
-0.57
-0.68
  More Details
- 4 years to maturity
Percent
Feb/21
-0.38
-0.58
  More Details
- 10 years to maturity
Percent
Feb/21
0.07
-0.19   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
Q4/20
105,192
71,731   More Details
Exports of goods and services
€million
Q4/20
133,790
114,121
  More Details
Net Primary income receipts
€million
Q4/20
-20,417
-28,935
  More Details
Net Secondary income receipts
€million
Q4/20
-1,095

-751

  More Details
Financial Account            
Financial Account Balance
€million
Q4/20
4,386
3,041   More Details
Reserve Assets
€million
Q4/20
396
695
  More Details
International Reserves and Foreign Currency Liquidity            
Official External Reserves
€million
Feb/21
6,584
6,331
  More Details
Template on International Reserves           More Details
Reserve Assets €million Feb/21 6,330.8 6,357.4    
Monetary gold (including gold deposits and gold swaps) €million

Feb/21

281.9 298.3    
SDRs €million

Feb/21

814.1 810.6    
Reserve Position in the IMF €million

Feb/21

958.5 958.2    
Other reserve assets €million

Feb/21

4,276.3

4,290.2

   
Merchandise Trade            
Total exports
Current Prices
FOB values
€million
Feb/21
12,352
13,343
  More Details
Total imports
Current Prices
CIF values
€million
Feb/21
6,467
6,149
  More Details
International Investment Position            
Total Foreign Assets
€million
Q4/20
6,298,202
5,891,877
  More Details
Direct Investment Abroad
€million
Q4/20
983,426
895,064
  More Details
Portfolio Investment
€million
Q4/20
3,637,459
3,397,189
  More Details
Equity
€million
Q4/20
1,531,754
1,368,191
  More Details
Debt instruments
€million
Q4/20
2,105,705
2,028,998
  More Details
Other investment
€million
Q4/20
1,671,110
1,593,918
  More Details
Reserve Assets
€million
Q4/20
6,207
5,706
  More Details
Total Foreign Liabilities
€million
Q4/20
6,913,180
6,493,958
  More Details
Direct investment in Ireland
€million
Q4/20
1,100,218
1,008,055
  More Details
Portfolio investment
€million
Q4/20
4,238,934
3,951,372
  More Details
Equity
€million
Q4/20
3,626,510
3,346,738
  More Details
Debt instruments
€million
Q4/20
612,424
604,634
  More Details
Other Investment
€million
Q4/20
1,574,028
1,534,531
  More Details
Total (Net IIP)
€million
Q4/20
-614,978
-602,081
  More Details
Direct Investment
€million
Q4/20
-116,792
-112,991
  More Details
Portfolio Investment
€million
Q4/20
-601,475
-554,183
  More Details
Other Investment
€million
Q4/20
97,082
59,387
  More Details
Reserve Assets
€million
Q4/20
6,207
5,706
  More Details
External Debt            
General Government
€million
Q4/20
153,749
164,029   More Details
Monetary Authority
€million
Q4/20
20,699
20,528
  More Details
Monetary Financial Institutions
€million
Q4/20
277,251
268,124   More Details
Other Sectors
€million
Q4/20
1,604,387
1,573,711
  More Details
Direct Investment
€million
Q4/20
514,281
508,027
  More Details
Gross External Debt
€million
Q4/20
2,570,369
2,534,420
  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/20
#4.98
#4.92
1.1%
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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

 

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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)