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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: 16 June 2022.

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
Q1/22 Provisonal
116,614.18
106,090.96
16%
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Final Consumption
€ million
Q1/22 Provisional
38,426.41
42,327.04
nr
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Households and NPISHs
€ million
Q1/22 Provisional
26,492.20
29,081.23
        21.7% More Details
Government
€ million
Q1/22 Provisional
11,934.21
13,245.82
3.6%
More Details
Gross Capital Formation
€ million
Q1/22 Provisional
25,859.19
40,019.55
nr
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GFCF and Valuables
€ million
Q1/22 Provisional
21,527.34
40,979.85
19.5%
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Changes in Inventories
€ million
Q1/22 Provisional
4,331.85
-960.30
nr
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Exports of goods and services
€ million
Q1/22 Provisional
155,887.66
155,806.35
19.0%
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Imports of goods and services
€ million
Q1/22 Provisional
-102,558.94
-130,360.55
24.4%
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Balance of primary incomes with the rest of the world
€ million
Q1/22 Provisional
-34,867.00
-22,512.00
nr
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GNI at current market prices
€ million
Q1/22 Provisional
81,747.18
83,578.96
13.2% More Details
GDP at constant prices      
GDP at constant market prices
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2019
Q1/22 Provisional
114,122.57
104,870.34
11%
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Final Consumption
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2019
Q1/22 Provisional
35,802.48
40,013.35
nr More Details
Households and NPISHs
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2019
Q1/22 Provisional
23,813.12
27,427.35
13.6%
More Details
Government
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2019
Q1/22 Provisional
11,989.36
12,586.00
2%
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Gross Capital Formation
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2019
Q1/22 Provisional
22,957.86
36,140.35
nr
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GFCF and Valuables
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2019
Q1/22 Provisional
19,036.31
36,924.86
9.1%
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Changes in Inventories
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2019
Q1/22 Provisional
3,921.55
-784.51
nr  More Details
Exports of goods and services
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2019
Q1/22 Provisional
154,088.51
155,633.47
14.1%
More Details
Imports of goods and services
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2019
Q1/22 Provisional
-100,371.92
-126,437.99
20.4%
More Details
Production Index
Index of Production (SA) 2015=100
Apr/22
116.7
135.0
-31.6%
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Employment
Persons employed(ILO)
(thousand)
Q1/22
2,505.8
2,506.0
12.3% More Details
Unemployment
Persons unemployed (ILO)
(thousand)
Q1/22
126.7
127.4
-25.7% More Details
Wages/Earnings
Average weekly
earnings
Q1/22
880.37
863.70
1.9% More Details
Consumer Prices
Consumer Price Index Dec 2016=100
May/22
111.6
110.6
7.8%
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Producer Prices
Wholesale Price Index 2015=100
Apr/22
86.8
85.8
5.2%

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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
2020
83,616
88,109
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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
May/22
34,156,692.57
28,988,214.65
  More Details
Expenditure
Exchequer cash outlays
€ thousand
May/22
-32,791,372.23
-35,027,377.57
  More Details
Balance, Deficit/Surplus
€ thousand
May/22
1,365,320.35
-6,039,162.92
  More Details
Financing
€ thousand
May/22
1,365,320.35
-6,039,162.92
  More Details
Debt Redemption
€ thousand
May/22
0.00
505,432.77
  More Details
Borrowing
€ thousand
May/22
-1,709,000.48
-17,155,355.45
  More Details
Increase in Exchequer Balance
€ thousand
May/22
2,499,320.83
10,604,380.95
  More Details
Increase in other Bank Deposits and Balances
€ thousand
May/22
575,000.00
6,378.81
  More Details
Central Government Debt      
Total Government Debt
€ million
Q1/22
239,189
237,177
  More Details
Of which under 1 year residual maturity 1
€ million
Q1/22
n.a.
34,866
  More Details
Of which greater than 1 year residual maturity
€ million
Q1/22
n.a.
202,311
  More Details
Total euro-denominated debt
€ million
Q1/22
239,194
237,181
  More Details
Total non euro-denominated debt
€ million
Q1/22
-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
FINANCIAL SECTOR
Analytical Accounts of the Banking Sector      
Monetary aggregates
Narrow Money (M1)
€ million
Mar/22
283,696
281,449
  creditinst@centralbank.ie
Intermediate Money (M2)
€ million
Mar/22
 
323,709
 
324,800   creditinst@centralbank.ie
Broad Money (M3)
€ million
Mar/22
369,802
380,1752
  creditinst@centralbank.ie
Domestic credit to the public sector
€ million
Mar/22
13,775
15,799
  creditinst@centralbank.ie
Domestic credit to the private sector
€ million
Mar/22
167,502
167,668
  creditinst@centralbank.ie
External position (Net External liability)
€ million
Mar/22
-66,985
-70,1102
  creditinst@centralbank.ie
Analytical Accounts of the Central Bank      
Reserve money
€ million
Mar/22
132,933
127,3762
  creditinst@centralbank.ie
Domestic claims on the public sector
€ million
Mar/22
0
0
  creditinst@centralbank.ie
Domestic claims on the private sector
€ million
Mar/22
553
6952
  creditinst@centralbank.ie
External position
€ million
Mar/22
12,597
12,2282
  creditinst@centralbank.ie
Official External Reserves
€ million
Mar/22
11,643
11,628
  creditinst@centralbank.ie
Interest Rates      
Eurosystem of Central Banks      Daily data
Retail Rates - Ireland      More Details 
Clearing  
- Prime Rate
Percent
Mar/22
-0.06-0.80
-0.06-0.802
   
Government Securities Market - Ireland            
- 2 years to maturity
Percent
Mar/22
-0.02
-0.42
  More Details
- 4 years to maturity
Percent
Mar/22
0.58
0.10
  More Details
- 10 years to maturity
Percent
Mar/22
1.05
0.74   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
Q1/22
102,559
130,360   More Details
Exports of goods and services
€million
Q1/22
155,888
155,806
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Net Primary income receipts
€million
Q1/22
-34,867
-22,513
  More Details
Net Secondary income receipts
€million
Q1/22
-1,102
-1,427   More Details
Financial Account
Financial Account Balance
€million
Q1/22
11,585
8,977   More Details
Reserve Assets
€million
Q1/22
-129
  654   More Details
International Reserves and Foreign Currency Liquidity
Official External Reserves
€million
Apr/22
11,911
11,643
  More Details
Template on International Reserves      More Details
Reserve Assets €million Apr/22 11,911.1 11,642.6    
Monetary gold (including gold deposits and gold swaps) €million Apr/22 702.9 672.3    
SDRs €million Apr/22 5,148.0 5,037.5    
Reserve Position in the IMF €million Apr/22 1,028.4 1005.0    
Other reserve assets €million Apr/22 5,031.7 4,927.8    
Merchandise Trade
Total exports
Current Prices
FOB values
€million
Apr/22
17,680
20,602
  More Details
Total imports
Current Prices
CIF values
€million
Apr/22
11,253
11,316
  More Details
International Investment Position
Total Foreign Assets
€million
Q1/22
7,386,158
7,598,485
  More Details
Direct Investment Abroad
€million
Q1/22
1,193,574
1,295,948
  More Details
Portfolio Investment
€million
Q1/22
4,254,861
4,456,642
  More Details
Equity
€million
Q1/22
 1,966,193
2,034,674
  More Details
Debt instruments
€million
Q1/22
2,288,668
2,421,968
  More Details
Other investment
€million
Q1/22
1,926,099
1,834,223
  More Details
Reserve Assets
€million
Q1/22
11,624
11,672
  More Details
Total Foreign Liabilities
€million
Q1/22
7,986,093
8,178,228
  More Details
Direct investment in Ireland
€million
Q1/22
1,213,463
1,194,922
  More Details
Portfolio investment
€million
Q1/22
5,040,729
5,300,570
  More Details
Equity
€million
Q1/22
4,336,821
4,585,424
  More Details
Debt instruments
€million
Q1/22
703,908
715,146
  More Details
Other Investment
€million
Q1/22
1,731,902
1,682,737
  More Details
Total (Net IIP)
€million
Q1/22
-599,935
-579,743
  More Details
Direct Investment
€million
Q1/22
-19,889
101,026
  More Details
Portfolio Investment
€million
Q1/22
-785,868
-843,928
  More Details
Other Investment
€million
Q1/22
194,197
151,486
  More Details
Reserve Assets
€million
Q1/22
11,624
11,672
  More Details
External Debt
General Government
€million
Q1/22
141,493
151,350   More Details
Monetary Authority
€million
Q1/22
24,934
25,275
  More Details
Monetary Financial Institutions
€million
Q1/22
288,568
260,520   More Details
Other Sectors
€million
Q1/22
1,836,464
1,847,718
  More Details
Direct Investment
€million
Q1/22
621,275
601,419
  More Details
Gross External Debt
€million
Q1/22
2,912,745
2,886,281
  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  

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)