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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: 14th October 2019.

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
Q2/19
82,849.77
83,584.20
7.8%
More Details          
Final Consumption
€ million
Q2/19
     35,516.43

  35,501.37

nr
More Details
Households and NPISHs
€ million
Q2/19
       25,641.09
  25,958.89
5.4%
More Details
Government
€ million
Q2/19
       9,875.34
    9,542.48
3.4%
More Details
Gross Capital Formation
€ million
Q2/19
     53,282.57
  18,124.49
nr
More Details
GFCF and Valuables
€ million
Q2/19
54,141.56
  16,388.52
234.9%
More Details
Changes in Inventories
€ million
Q2/19
-858.99
    1,735.97
nr
More Details
Exports of goods and services
€ million
Q2/19
107,648.24
 103,628.96
10.5%
More Details
Imports of goods and services
€ million
Q2/19
-112,903.78
 -72,701.24
62.3%
More Details
Balance of primary incomes with the rest of the world
€ million
Q2/19
    -21,010.49
 -18,986.09
nr
More Details
GNI at current market prices
€ million
Q2/19
            61,839.28
64,598.11
                 2.8% More Details
GDP at constant prices            
GDP at constant market prices
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2017
Q2/19
81,450.34
82,750.14
5.8%
More Details
Final Consumption
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2017
Q2/19
34,070.16
34,153.33
nr More Details
Households and NPISHs
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2017
Q2/19
     24,542.24
  24,609.48
3.1%
More Details
Government
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2017
Q2/19
9,527.93
                    9,543.84
3.5%
More Details
Gross Capital Formation
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2017
Q2/19
    50,450.41
  17,450.76
nr
More Details
GFCF and Valuables
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2017
Q2/19
51,393.99
  15,625.62
226.7%
More Details
Changes in Inventories
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2017
Q2/19
-943.58
    1,825.14
                         nr  More Details
Exports of goods and services
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2016
Q2/19
108,027.96
 102,515.83
10.7%
More Details
Imports of goods and services
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2017
Q2/19
-111,973.28
 -71,414.44
61.4%
More Details
Production Index
Index of Production (SA) 2015=100
Aug/19
98.3
97.0
-7.2%
More Details  
Employment
Persons employed(ILO)
(thousand)
Q2/19
2,300.0
 
2,301.9
 
        2.0% More Details 
Unemployment
Persons unemployed (ILO)
(thousand)
Q2/19
130.8
114.4
           -9.4% More Details 
Wages/Earnings
Average weekly
earnings
Q2/19
771.12
771.60
        3.6% More Details 
Consumer Prices
Consumer Price Index Dec 2016=100
Sep/19
102.6
102.8
0.9%
More Details                                      
Producer Prices
Wholesale Price Index 2015=100
Aug/19
94.4
94.1
-4.4%

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
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
Sep/19
45,000,127.99
41,093,939.47
  More Details
Expenditure
Exchequer cash outlays  
€ thousand
Sep/19
 
-44,961,914.76
-42,565,143.24
  More Details
Balance, Deficit/Surplus
€ thousand
Sep/19
38,213.24
 
 -1,471,203.77
  More Details
Financing
€ thousand
Sep/19
       38,213.24
 
 -1,471,203.77
  More Details
Debt Redemption
€ thousand
Sep/19

 

  1,607,558.25
         4,513.86
  More Details
Borrowing
€ thousand
Sep/19
-11,053,738.72
-14,041,618.01
  More Details
Increase in Exchequer Balance
€ thousand
Sep/19
9,408,443.80
12,728,950.69
  More Details
Increase in other Bank Deposits and Balances
€ thousand
Sep/19
  
75,949.90
    -163,050.31
  More Details
Central Government Debt            
Total Government Debt
€ million
Q2/19
215,610
214,904
  More Details
Of which under 1 year residual maturity 1
€ million
Q2/19
n.a.
n.a.
  More Details
Of which greater than 1 year residual maturity
€ million
Q2/19
n.a.
n.a
  More Details
Total euro-denominated debt
€ million
Q2/19
215,620
214,914
  More Details
Total non euro-denominated debt
€ million
Q2/19
-10
-13
  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
Aug/19
190,687
189,305
  creditinst@centralbank.ie
Intermediate Money (M2)
€ million
Aug/19
234,175
233,142   creditinst@centralbank.ie
Broad Money (M3)
€ million
Aug/19
245,497
249,1732
  creditinst@centralbank.ie
Domestic credit to the public sector
€ million
Aug/19
17,816
17,715
  creditinst@centralbank.ie
Domestic credit to the private sector
€ million
Aug/19
169,540
170,0962
  creditinst@centralbank.ie
External position (Net External liability)
€ million
Aug/19
-40,946
-40,3842
  creditinst@centralbank.ie
Analytical Accounts of the
Central Bank
           
Reserve money
€ million
Aug/19
46,435
45,716
  creditinst@centralbank.ie
Domestic claims on the public sector
€ million
Aug/19
0
0
  creditinst@centralbank.ie
Domestic claims on the private sector
€ million
Aug/19
102
89
  creditinst@centralbank.ie
External position
€ million
Aug/19
6,878
6,7602
  creditinst@centralbank.ie
Official External Reserves
€ million
Aug/19
4.920
4,790
  creditinst@centralbank.ie
Interest Rates            
Eurosystem of Central Banks           Daily data
Retail Rates - Ireland            
Clearing            
- Prime Rate
Percent
Aug/19
0.08-0.90
0.09-0.90
   
Government Securities Market - Ireland            
 - 2 years to maturity
Percent
Aug/19
-0.66
-0.52
  More Details
- 4 years to maturity
Percent
Aug/19
-0.56
-0.41
  More Details
- 10 years to maturity
Percent
Aug/19
-0.09
0.08   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
Q2/19
112,904
72,702   More Details
Exports of goods and services
€million
Q2/19
107,649
103,629
  More Details
Net Primary income receipts
€million
Q2/19
-20,708
-18,682
  More Details
Net Secondary income receipts
€million
Q2/19
-575

-1,256

  More Details
Financial Account            
Financial Account Balance
€million
Q2/19
-37,659
11,675   More Details
Reserve Assets
€million
Q2/19
121
2
  More Details
International Reserves and Foreign Currency Liquidity            
Official External Reserves
€million
Sep/19
5,007
4,920
  More Details
Template on International Reserves      
 
      More Details
Reserve Assets    €million  Aug/19  4,919.5  4,789.5    
Monetary gold (including gold deposits and gold swaps)    €million

Aug/19

     

 240.5        240.5    
SDRs  €million

Aug/19

820.3                     818.1    
Reserve Position in the IMF €million

Aug/19

986.9          986.9    
Other reserve assets €million

Aug/19

2871.9

                2,744.1

   
Merchandise Trade  
 
       
Total exports
Current Prices
FOB values
€million
July/19
13,176
12,1732
  More Details  
Total imports
Current Prices
CIF values
€million
July/19
7,274
7,2862
   More Details
International Investment Position            
Total Foreign Assets
€million
Q2/19
5,202,340
5,188,400
  More Details
Direct Investment Abroad
€million
Q2/19
837,113
874,924
  More Details
Portfolio Investment
€million
Q2/19
2,985,560
2,963,540
  More Details
Equity
€million
Q2/19
1,237,870
1,223,910
  More Details
Debt instruments
€million
Q2/19
1,747,690
1,739,630
  More Details
Other investment
€million
Q2/19
1,374,919
1,345,227
  More Details
Reserve Assets
€million
Q2/19
4,753
 
4,713
  More Details
Total Foreign Liabilities
€million
Q2/19
5,757,040
5,720,260
  More Details
Direct investment in Ireland
€million
Q2/19
883,561
922,715
  More Details
Portfolio investment
€million
Q2/19
3,443,840
3,382,270
  More Details
Equity
€million
Q2/19
2,997,630
2,936,290
  More Details
Debt instruments
€million
Q2/19
446,214
445,982
  More Details
Other Investment
€million
Q2/19
1,429,641
1,415,270
  More Details
Total (Net IIP)
€million
Q2/19
-554,705
-531,856
  More Details
Direct Investment
€million
Q2/19
-46,448
-47,791
  More Details
Portfolio Investment
€million
Q2/19
-458,280
-418,730
  More Details
Other Investment
€million
Q2/19
-54,722
-70,043
  More Details
Reserve Assets
€million
Q2/19
4,753
4,713
  More Details
External Debt            
General Government
€million
Q2/19
152,679
153,345   More Details
Monetary Authority
€million
Q2/19
18,880
20,038
  More Details
Monetary Financial Institutions
€million
Q2/19
259,320
266,858   More Details
Other Sectors
€million
Q2/19
1,338,495
1,318,668
  More Details
Direct Investment
€million
Q2/19
617,554
569,773
  More Details
Gross External Debt
€million
Q2/19
2,386,930
2,328,680
  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%  More Details

 

# 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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