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EU Macroeconomic indicators

According to Eurostat, ECB and EC DG ECFIN data 

As of 22 January 2019

 

Indicator

 

 

 

Period

 

EU 28

 

Euro area

GDP growth

%

ІII Q 2018 /ІI Q 2018

0,3

0,2

ІII Q 2018 / ІII Q 2017

1,8

1,6

International trade balance 

mio €

November 2018

-5739,3

15112,3

Current account

% GDP

ІII Q 2018

1,4

3,1

Inflation  (НІСР[1])

%

December 2018/ November 2018

0,0

0,0

December 2018/ December  2017

1,7

1,6

Unemployment rate 

%

November 2018

6,7

7,9

Unemployment rate  (< 24)

%

November 2018

15,2

16,9

Unemployment rate  (>24)

%

November 2018

5,8

7,1

Industrial production

 

%

November 2018/ October 2018

-1,3 

-1,7

November 2018/ November 2017

-2,2

-3,3

Production in construction  

%

November 2018/ October 2018

0,2

-0,1

November 2018/ November 2017

1,8

0,9

Government deficit

% GDP

2017

-1,0

-1,0

General government gross debt

% GDP

2017

81,6

86,8

Economic Sentiment indicator

 

December 2018

107,6

107,3


 



[1] Harmonised Indices of Consumer Prices (HICP)