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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: 5 April 2017

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
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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
Q4/16
72,096
68,928
4.7%
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Final Consumption
€ million
Q4/16
32,602
31,029
nr
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Households and NPISHs
€ million
Q4/16
24,057
22,199
1.8%
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Government
€ million
Q4/16
8,545
8.830
4.6%
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Gross Capital Formation
€ million
Q4/16
37,345
13,919
nr
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GFCF and Valuables
€ million
Q4/16
36,627
13,130
154.4%
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Changes in Inventories
€ million
Q4/16
718
788
nr
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Exports of goods and services
€ million
Q4/16
86,327
79,585
1.5%
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Imports of goods and services
€ million
Q4/16
-84,134
-55,563
32.6%
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Balance of primary incomes with the rest of the world
€ million
Q4/16
-12,545
-13,136
nr
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GNI at current market prices
€ million
Q4/16
59,550
55,791
                    7.5% More Details
GDP at constant prices            
GDP at constant market prices
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2014
Q4/16
67,497
66,995
7.2%
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Final Consumption
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2014
Q4/16
32,145
30,315
nr
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Households and NPISHs
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2014
Q4/16
23,737
22,043
1.6 
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Government
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2014
Q4/16
8,409
8,273
5.0 
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Gross Capital Formation
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2014
Q4/16
36,778
13,442
nr
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GFCF and Valuables
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2014
Q4/16
36,009
12,651
162.4%
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Changes in Inventories
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2014
Q4/16
769
791
nr
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Exports of goods and services
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2014
Q4/16
81,130
75,759
3.2%
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Imports of goods and services
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2014
Q4/16
-80,463
-53,727
31.5%
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Production Index
Index of Production (SA) 2010=100
Jan/17
186.5
164.2
-1.9%
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Employment
Persons employed(ILO)
(thousand)
Q4/16
2,048.1
 
2,040.5
 
  More Details 
Unemployment
Persons unemployed (ILO)
(thousand)
Q4/16
147.4
177.7
  More Details 
Wages/Earnings
Average weekly
earnings
Q4/16
716.07
702.69
  More Details 
Consumer Prices
Consumer Price Index Dec 2011=100
Feb/17
100.1
99.5
0.6%
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Producer Prices
Wholesale Price Index 2010=100
Feb/17
107.3
107.3
 0.0%

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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
FISCAL SECTOR            
General Government or Public Sector Operations 1            
Revenue (Fiscal Sector)
General Government Receipts € million
2015
70,495 
59,083
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Expenditure (Fiscal Sector)
General Government Expenditure € million
2015
75,430 
72,984
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Balance, Deficit/Surplus (Fiscal Sector)
€ million
2015
-4,935
-9,965
  More Details
as a % of GDP
€ million
2015
-2.3%
-5.7%
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Central Government Operations            
Revenue
Revenue Exchequer cash outlays  
€ thousand
Jan/17
5,748,564
5,625,547
  More Details
Expenditure
Exchequer cash outlays  
€ thousand
Jan/17
-4,278,559
-4,938,719
  More Details
Balance, Deficit/Surplus
€ thousand
Jan/17
747,408
511,638
  More Details
Financing
€ thousand
Jan/17
747,408
511,638
  More Details
Debt Redemption
€ thousand
Jan/17
554,703
172,977
  More Details
Borrowing
€ thousand
Jan/17
-5,511,972
-6,237,444
  More Details
Increase in Exchequer Balance
€ thousand
Jan/17
7,360,492
7,645,692
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Increase in other Bank Deposits and Balances
€ thousand
Jan/17
7,608,887
7,536,679
  More Details
Central Government Debt            
Total Government Debt
€ million
Q4/15
197,094
203,804
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Of which under 1 year residual maturity 1
€ million
Q4/15
13,411
n/a
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Of which greater than 1 year residual maturity
€ million
Q4/15
183,659
n/a
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Total euro-denominated debt
€ million
Q4/15
197,091
203,804
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Total non euro-denominated debt
€ million
Q4/15
-22
-1
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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
FINANCIAL SECTOR            
Analytical Accounts of the
Banking Sector
           
Monetary aggregates            
Narrow Money (M1)
€ million
Feb/17
147,660
147,019
  statistics@centralbank.ie
Intermediate Money (M2)
€ million
Feb/17
194,178
193,618   statistics@centralbank.ie
Broad Money (M3)
€ million
Feb/17
218,283
222,203
  statistics@centralbank.ie
Domestic credit to the public sector
€ million
Feb/17
18,563
18,286
  statistics@centralbank.ie
Domestic credit to the private sector
€ million
Feb/17
183,006
185,166
  statistics@centralbank.ie
External position (Net External liability)
€ million
Feb/17
-47,130
-50,217
  statistics@centralbank.ie
Analytical Accounts of the
Central Bank
           
Reserve money
€ million
Feb/17
35,208
30,562
  statistics@centralbank.ie
Domestic claims on the public sector
€ million
Feb/17
0
0
  statistics@centralbank.ie
Domestic claims on the private sector
€ million
Feb/17
0
0
  statistics@centralbank.ie
External position
€ million
Feb/17
5,214
5,388
  statistics@centralbank.ie
Official External Reserves
€ million
Feb/17
3,332
3,225
  statistics@centralbank.ie
Interest Rates            
Eurosystem of Central Banks           Daily data
Retail Rates - Ireland            
Clearing            
- Prime Rate
Percent
Feb/17
0.12-1.00
0.12-1.00
   
Government Securities Market - Ireland            
 - 2 years to maturity
Percent
Feb/17
-0.49
-0.49
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- 4 years to maturity
Percent
Feb/17
-0.38
-0.21
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- 10 years to maturity
Percent
Feb/17
0.88
1.16   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
Q4/16
84,134
55,563   More Details
Exports of goods and services
€million
Q4/16
86,327
79,585
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Net Primary income receipts
€million
Q4/16
-12,561
-13,220
  More Details
Net Secondary income receipts
€million
Q4/16
-764
-725
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Financial Account            
Financial Account Balance
€million
Q4/16
-16,912
11,008   More Details
Reserve Assets
€million
Q4/16
219
370
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International Reserves and Foreign Currency Liquidity            
Official External Reserves
€million
Dec/17
3,252
3,139
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Merchandise Trade  
 
       
Total exports
Current Prices
FOB values
€million
Jan/17
9,963
9,319
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Total imports
Current Prices
CIF values
€million
Jan/17
5,204
6,285
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International Investment Position            
Total Foreign Assets
€million
Q3/16
4,224,424
4,138,821
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Direct Investment Abroad
€million
Q3/16
778,305
765,136
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Portfolio Investment
€million
Q3/16
2,253,181
2,187,287
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Equity
€million
Q3/16
871,279
827,714
  More Details
Debt instruments
€million
Q3/16
1,381,902
1,359,573
  More Details
Other investment
€million
Q3/16
1,189,810
1,183,627
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Reserve Assets
€million
Q3/16
3,128
2,771
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Total Foreign Liabilities
€million
Q3/16
4,689,381
4,627,205
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Direct investment in Ireland
€million
Q3/16
745,753
752,532
  More Details
Portfolio investment
€million
Q3/16
2,867,295
2,794,658
  More Details
Equity
€million
Q3/16
2,376,266
2,291,987
  More Details
Debt instruments
€million
Q3/16
491,029
502,672
  More Details
Other Investment
€million
Q3/16
1,076,333
1,080,015
  More Details
Total (Net IIP)
€million
Q3/16
-464,957
-488,384
  More Details
Direct Investment
€million
Q3/16
32,552
12,604
  More Details
Portfolio Investment
€million
Q3/16
-614,114
-607,371
  More Details
Other Investment
€million
Q3/16
113,477
103,612
  More Details
Reserve Assets
€million
Q3/16
3,128
2,771
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External Debt            
General Government
€million
Q3/16
138,921
138,631   More Details
Monetary Authority
€million
Q3/16
14,227
19,790
  More Details
Monetary Financial Institutions
€million
Q3/16
207,330
201,168
  More Details
Other Sectors
€million
Q3/16
1,034,232
1,041,100
  More Details
Direct Investment
€million
Q3/16
642,716
700,148
  More Details
Gross External Debt
€million
Q3/16
2,037,426
2,100,838
  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
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Period of Latest Data Latest Data Data for previous period % change from previous period
POPULATION            
Population
million
2016
4.76
4.64
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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
http://www.finance.gov.ie.

2 Revised

 

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