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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 June 2018

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
Q4/17
78,318
78,128
4.2%
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Final Consumption
€ million
Q4/17
34,029
32,231
nr
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Households and NPISHs
€ million
Q4/17
24,972
23,000
3.2%
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Government
€ million
Q4/17
9,057
9,230
4.0%
More Details
Gross Capital Formation
€ million
Q4/17
16,445
16,106
nr
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GFCF and Valuables
€ million
Q4/17
16,749
13,783
-39.0%
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Changes in Inventories
€ million
Q4/17
-304
2,323
nr
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Exports of goods and services
€ million
Q4/17
95,722
89,653
8.3%
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Imports of goods and services
€ million
Q4/17
-67,853
-59,836
-8.1%
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Balance of primary incomes with the rest of the world
€ million
Q4/17
-11,802
-14,285
nr
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GNI at current market prices
€ million
Q4/17
66,516
63,843
                   3.7% More Details
GDP at constant prices            
GDP at constant market prices
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2015
Q4/17
80,403
77,934
8.4%
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Final Consumption
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2015
Q4/17
33,329
31,412
nr
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Households and NPISHs
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2015
Q4/17
24,580
22,803
1.8%
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Government
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2015
Q4/17
8,749
8,608
2.2% 
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Gross Capital Formation
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2015
Q4/17
15,606
15,723
nr
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GFCF and Valuables
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2015
Q4/17
15,898
13,256
-40.1%
More Details
Changes in Inventories
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2015
Q4/17
-292
2,467
nr
More Details
Exports of goods and services
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2015
Q4/17
100,562
92,630
11.7%
More Details
Imports of goods and services
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2015
Q4/17
-68,825
-60,290
-7.5%
More Details
Production Index
Index of Production (SA) 2010=100
Apr/18
89.7
88.5
9.2%
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Employment
Persons employed(ILO)
(thousand)
Q4/17
2,231.0
 
2,206.8
 
  More Details 
Unemployment
Persons unemployed (ILO)
(thousand)
Q4/17
144.1
163.5
  More Details 
Wages/Earnings
Average weekly
earnings
Q1/18
742.19
732.12
  More Details 
Consumer Prices
Consumer Price Index Dec 2016=100
May/18
101.3
100.7
0.6%
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Producer Prices
Wholesale Price Index 2015=100
Apr/18
100.7
101.5
-4.0%

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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
  More Details
Expenditure (Fiscal Sector)
General Government Expenditure € million
2015
75,430 
72,984
  More Details
Balance, Deficit/Surplus (Fiscal Sector)
€ million
2015
-4,935
-9,965
  More Details
as a % of GDP
€ million
2015
-2.3%
-5.7%
  More Details
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
  More Details
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
  More Details
Of which under 1 year residual maturity 1
€ million
Q4/15
13,411
n/a
  More Details
Of which greater than 1 year residual maturity
€ million
Q4/15
183,659
n/a
  More Details
Total euro-denominated debt
€ million
Q4/15
197,091
203,804
  More Details
Total non euro-denominated debt
€ million
Q4/15
-22
-1
  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
FINANCIAL SECTOR            
Analytical Accounts of the
Banking Sector
           
Monetary aggregates            
Narrow Money (M1)
€ million
Aug/17
154,248
151,603
  statistics@centralbank.ie
Intermediate Money (M2)
€ million
Aug/17
199,465
196,867   statistics@centralbank.ie
Broad Money (M3)
€ million
Aug/17
221,638
222,123
  statistics@centralbank.ie
Domestic credit to the public sector
€ million
Aug/17
18,833
18,862
  statistics@centralbank.ie
Domestic credit to the private sector
€ million
Aug/17
180,717
180,873
  statistics@centralbank.ie
External position (Net External liability)
€ million
Aug/17
-36,254
-33,759
  statistics@centralbank.ie
Analytical Accounts of the
Central Bank
           
Reserve money
€ million
Aug/17
37,248
34,339
  statistics@centralbank.ie
Domestic claims on the public sector
€ million
Aug/17
0
0
  statistics@centralbank.ie
Domestic claims on the private sector
€ million
Aug/17
2
0
  statistics@centralbank.ie
External position
€ million
Aug/17
5,223
5,153
  statistics@centralbank.ie
Official External Reserves
€ million
Aug/17
3,504
3,389
  statistics@centralbank.ie
Interest Rates            
Eurosystem of Central Banks           Daily data
Retail Rates - Ireland            
Clearing            
- Prime Rate
Percent
Aug/17
0.12-1.00
0.12-1.00
   
Government Securities Market - Ireland            
 - 2 years to maturity
Percent
Aug/17
-0.55
-0.50
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- 4 years to maturity
Percent
Aug/17
-0.18
-0.03
  More Details
- 10 years to maturity
Percent
Aug/17
0.67
0.83   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
Q4/17
67,853
59,836   More Details
Exports of goods and services
€million
Q4/17
95,723
89,653
  More Details
Net Primary income receipts
€million
Q4/17
-11,825
-14,276
  More Details
Net Secondary income receipts
€million
Q4/17
-1,140

-1,052

  More Details
Financial Account            
Financial Account Balance
€million
Q4/17
12,676
7,857   More Details
Reserve Assets
€million
Q4/17
102
235
  More Details
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
   More Details
International Investment Position            
Total Foreign Assets
€million
Q4/17
4,476,358
4,376,693
  More Details
Direct Investment Abroad
€million
Q4/17
750,002
778,897
  More Details
Portfolio Investment
€million
Q4/17
2,605,034
2,511,322
  More Details
Equity
€million
Q4/17
1,072,460
1,028,375
  More Details
Debt instruments
€million
Q4/17
1,532,574
1,482,947
  More Details
Other investment
€million
Q4/17
1,117,650
1,082,875
  More Details
Reserve Assets
€million
Q4/17
3,672
3,599
  More Details
Total Foreign Liabilities
€million
Q4/17
4,936,891
4,875,012
  More Details
Direct investment in Ireland
€million
Q4/17
733,892
756,954
  More Details
Portfolio investment
€million
Q4/17
3,155,337
3,067,786
  More Details
Equity
€million
Q4/17
2,703,797
2,621,942
  More Details
Debt instruments
€million
Q4/17
451,539
445,844
  More Details
Other Investment
€million
Q4/17
1,047,662
1,050,272
  More Details
Total (Net IIP)
€million
Q4/17
-460,533
-498,316
  More Details
Direct Investment
€million
Q4/17
16,110
21,943
  More Details
Portfolio Investment
€million
Q4/17
-550,303
-556,464
  More Details
Other Investment
€million
Q4/17
69,990
32,606
  More Details
Reserve Assets
€million
Q4/17
3,672
3,599
  More Details
External Debt            
General Government
€million
Q4/17
133,299
141,114   More Details
Monetary Authority
€million
Q4/17
17,646
16,946
  More Details
Monetary Financial Institutions
€million
Q4/17
196,423
197,861   More Details
Other Sectors
€million
Q4/17
1,068,065
1,041,264
  More Details
Direct Investment
€million
Q4/17
609,020
636,164
  More Details
Gross External Debt
€million
Q4/17
2,024,432
2,033,331
  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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