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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 May 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
Q4/18
83,156
81,530
4.9%
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Final Consumption
€ million
Q4/18
35,847
34,353
nr
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Households and NPISHs
€ million
Q4/18
26,352
24,372
4.8%
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Government
€ million
Q4/18
9,495
9,981
3.2%
More Details
Gross Capital Formation
€ million
Q4/18
26,870
19,363
nr
More Details
GFCF and Valuables
€ million
Q4/18
28,190
19,321
55.5%
More Details
Changes in Inventories
€ million
Q4/18
-1,320
43
nr
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Exports of goods and services
€ million
Q4/18
105,550
97,167
9.5%
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Imports of goods and services
€ million
Q4/18
-85,920
-70,178
22.2%
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Balance of primary incomes with the rest of the world
€ million
Q4/18
-17,420
-16,970
nr
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GNI at current market prices
€ million
Q4/18
65,737
64,560
                 1.9% More Details
GDP at constant prices            
GDP at constant market prices
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2016
Q4/18
81,979
81,451
3.0%
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Final Consumption
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2016
Q4/18
34,862
33,192
nr
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Households and NPISHs
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2016
Q4/18
25,585
23,859
2.6%
More Details
Government
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2016
Q4/18
9,277
9,333
5.3%
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Gross Capital Formation
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2016
Q4/18
24,415
18,322
nr
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GFCF and Valuables
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2016
Q4/18
25,890
18,051
49.1%
More Details
Changes in Inventories
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2016
Q4/18
-1,475
271
              nr More Details
Exports of goods and services
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2016
Q4/18
107,914
96,867
8.7%
More Details
Imports of goods and services
Chain linked annually and referenced to year 2016
Q4/18
-83,656
-67,515
19.7%
More Details
Production Index
Index of Production (SA) 2015=100
Mar/19
98.6
97.3
19.0%
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Employment
Persons employed(ILO)
(thousand)
Q4/18
2,281.3
 
2,273.2
 
         2.3% More Details 
Unemployment
Persons unemployed (ILO)
(thousand)
Q4/18
128.8
143.8
              -10.5% More Details 
Wages/Earnings
Average weekly
earnings
Q3/18
742.75
745.09
         3.2% More Details 
Consumer Prices
Consumer Price Index Dec 2016=100
Apr/19
102.4
102.0
1.7%
More Details                                      
Producer Prices
Wholesale Price Index 2015=100
Mar/19
94.6
93.3
-6.8%

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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
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
Jan/17
5,748,564
5,625,547
  More Details
Expenditure
Exchequer cash outlays  
€ thousand
Jan/17
 
-4,278,559

-4,427,081
  More Details
Balance, Deficit/Surplus
€ thousand
Jan/17
1,470,005
1,198,466
  More Details
Financing
€ thousand
Jan/17
1,470,005
1,198,466
  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
-176,188
-36,805
  More Details
Central Government Debt            
Total Government Debt
€ million
Q4/18
205,268
214,478
  More Details
Of which under 1 year residual maturity 1
€ million
Q4/18
30,984
n/a
  More Details
Of which greater than 1 year residual maturity
€ million
Q4/18
174,284
n/a
  More Details
Total euro-denominated debt
€ million
Q4/18
205,280
214,504
  More Details
Total non euro-denominated debt
€ million
Q4/18
-12
-26
  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
Mar/19
178,540
176,082
  statistics@centralbank.ie
Intermediate Money (M2)
€ million
Mar/19
220,946
217,335   statistics@centralbank.ie
Broad Money (M3)
€ million
Mar/19
228,910
234,561
  statistics@centralbank.ie
Domestic credit to the public sector
€ million
Mar/19
18,781
18,498
  statistics@centralbank.ie
Domestic credit to the private sector
€ million
Mar/19
171,023
171,514
  statistics@centralbank.ie
External position (Net External liability)
€ million
Mar/19
-35,559
-31,421
  statistics@centralbank.ie
Analytical Accounts of the
Central Bank
           
Reserve money
€ million
Mar/19
40,412
41,014
  statistics@centralbank.ie
Domestic claims on the public sector
€ million
Mar/19
0
0
  statistics@centralbank.ie
Domestic claims on the private sector
€ million
Mar/19
54
26
  statistics@centralbank.ie
External position
€ million
Mar/19
6,532
6,440
  statistics@centralbank.ie
Official External Reserves
€ million
Mar/19
4,628
4,467
  statistics@centralbank.ie
Interest Rates            
Eurosystem of Central Banks           Daily data
Retail Rates - Ireland            
Clearing            
- Prime Rate
Percent
Mar/19
0.13-1.00
0.13-1.00
   
Government Securities Market - Ireland            
 - 2 years to maturity
Percent
Mar/19
-0.34
-0.25
  More Details
- 4 years to maturity
Percent
Mar/19
-0.12
0.05
  More Details
- 10 years to maturity
Percent
Mar/19
0.55
0.81   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
Q4/18
85,920
70,179   More Details
Exports of goods and services
€million
Q4/18
105,550
97,167
  More Details
Net Primary income receipts
€million
Q4/18
-18,279
-16,696
  More Details
Net Secondary income receipts
€million
Q4/18
-1,173

-1,188

  More Details
Financial Account            
Financial Account Balance
€million
Q4/18
-11,740
9,311   More Details
Reserve Assets
€million
Q4/18
578
209
  More Details
International Reserves and Foreign Currency Liquidity            
Official External Reserves
€million
Feb/19
4,467
4,565
  More Details
Template of International Reserves  
 
      More Details
Merchandise Trade  
 
       
Total exports
Current Prices
FOB values
€million
Mar/19
11,779
12,550
  More Details  
Total imports
Current Prices
CIF values
€million
Mar/19
7,241
6,416
   More Details
International Investment Position            
Total Foreign Assets
€million
Q4/18
4,820,794
4,949,786
  More Details
Direct Investment Abroad
€million
Q4/18
796,649
823,744
  More Details
Portfolio Investment
€million
Q4/18
2,757,278
2,843,647
  More Details
Equity
€million
Q4/18
1,095,506
1,206,975
  More Details
Debt instruments
€million
Q4/18
1,661,772
1,636,672
  More Details
Other investment
€million
Q4/18
1,262,313
1,278,483
  More Details
Reserve Assets
€million
Q4/18
4,554
 
3,912
  More Details
Total Foreign Liabilities
€million
Q4/18
5,273,857
5,372,231
  More Details
Direct investment in Ireland
€million
Q4/18
794,329
750,855
  More Details
Portfolio investment
€million
Q4/18
3,127,708
3,321,234
  More Details
Equity
€million
Q4/18
2,703,397
2,894,646
  More Details
Debt instruments
€million
Q4/18
424,311
426,588
  More Details
Other Investment
€million
Q4/18
1,351,819
1,300,142
  More Details
Total (Net IIP)
€million
Q4/18
-453,063
-422,445
  More Details
Direct Investment
€million
Q4/18
2,320
72,889
  More Details
Portfolio Investment
€million
Q4/18
-370,430
-477,587
  More Details
Other Investment
€million
Q4/18
-89,506
-21,659
  More Details
Reserve Assets
€million
Q4/18
4,554
3,912
  More Details
External Debt            
General Government
€million
Q4/18
148,762
154,888   More Details
Monetary Authority
€million
Q4/18
21,276
17,970
  More Details
Monetary Financial Institutions
€million
Q4/18
236,347
193,253   More Details
Other Sectors
€million
Q4/18
1,278,198
1,271,311
  More Details
Direct Investment
€million
Q4/18
647,401
656,526
  More Details
Gross External Debt
€million
Q4/18
2,331,985
2,293,949
  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
Apr/18
#4.86
#4.79
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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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Central Bank of Ireland(links to Central Bank of Ireland website)

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