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Economic & Financial Data for Greece

The official data presented in this page are produced by the Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT), the Ministry of Finance, the Bank of Greece (BoG) and the Foundation for Economic and Industrial Research (IOBE).
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SDDS for Greece
Real Sector
Data Category & ComponentUnit DescriptionObservations(%) Change previous period(%) Change same period last year
Date of latestLatest dataLatest data -1
National AccountsProvisional data, Seasonally
GDP Current PricesAt current prices, Millions EuroQ3/1744458442050.62.1
Private consumptionAt current prices, Millions EuroQ3/173089730969-0.21.2
Public consumptionAt current prices, Millions EuroQ3/1787568772-0.2-1.6
Gross fixed capital formationAt current prices, Millions EuroQ3/1748354952-2.4-8.3
Exports of goods and servicesAt current prices, Millions Euro Q3/1715365144136.612.8
Imports of goods and servicesAt current prices, Millions EuroQ3/1715308148043.412.3
GDP Chained volumesAt reference year 2010 prices, Millions EuroQ3/1746889467440.31.3
Private consumptionAt reference year 2010 prices, Millions EuroQ3/173182031930-0.30.0
Public consumptionAt reference year 2010 prices, Millions EuroQ3/171006299690.9-2.2
Gross fixed capital formationAt reference year 2010 prices, Millions EuroQ3/1751065437-6.1-8.5
Exports of goods and servicesAt reference year 2010 prices, Millions EuroQ3/1715582148425.07.8
Imports of goods and servicesAt reference year 2010 prices, Millions EuroQ3/1716228161570.49.3
Production Index (1)Provisional data 2010=100,0Nov/
Forward Looking Indicators
Economic Sentiment Indicator Index 1990:2011=100Dec
Consumer Confidence IndicatorIndexDec
Industrial Confidence IndicatorIndex 1996:2006=100Dec
Construction Confidence IndicatorIndex 1996:2006=100Dec
Retail Trade Confidence IndicatorIndex
Service Sector Confidence IndicatorIndex 1998:2006=100Dec
EmploymentRevised data according to the Population Census 2011 estimations - Not seasonally adjusted, in thousandsQ3/
UnemploymentRevised data according to the Population Census 2011 estimations - Not seasonally adjusted, in thousandsQ3/
Unemployment rateChange from previous period and change from same period of last yearQ3/
Wages/EarningsIndex of Wages Cost (2012=100.0) Seasonally adjusted data. Final dataQ3/
Consumer Prices2009=100.0Dec/
Producer Price Index in Industry 2010=100.0Nov/
Fiscal Sector
Data Category & ComponentUnit DescriptionObservations(%) Change previous period(%) Change same period last year
Date of latestLatest dataLatest data -1
General Government or Public Sector OperationsPreliminary data 2nd reporting
- RevenueAt current prices, Euro Millions201687384848023.0
- ExpenditureAt current prices, Euro Millions20168659494885-8.7
- Balance, Deficit /Surplus At current prices, Euro Millions2016790-10083-107.8
- as % of GDP20160.5-5.7-107.9
- Financing of General Government BalanceEuro Millions2016
Currency and DepositsEuro Millions 2016441-828-153.3
- Securities other than shares (excluding derivatives)Euro Millions 2016-3931-8382-53.1
- Short-term Euro Millions 2016-800-126736.9
- Long-termEuro Millions 2016-3131-7115-56.0
- LoansEuro Millions 201667631247442.3
- Short-termEuro Millions 2016-15-5974.6
- Long-termEuro Millions 201667781306419.0
- Others changesEuro Millions 2016-406318046-122.5
-TotalEuro Millions2016-79010083-107.8
Central Government OperationsPreliminary
- RevenueEuro MillionsNovember/1745484551-0.1-10.9
- ExpenditureEuro MillionsNovember/175642407938.33.6
- Balance, Deficit /SurplusEuro MillionsNovember/17-1094472-331.9221.8
Central Government OperationsPreliminary annual
-RevenueEuro millions20165471863388-13.7
-ExpenditureEuro millions 20165982060421-1.0
Balance,Deficit / SurplusEuro millions2016-51022968-271.9
Reconciliation itemsEuro millions201600
Cash BalanceEuro millions2016-51022968-271.9
- Financing (2)(*)Euro millions20165102-2968-271.9
T-BillsEuro millions201610351-97.3
BondsEuro millions2016-3133-6774-53.8
LoansEuro Millions201682043061168.0
Currency and DepositsEuro millions201622394-94.5
Budgetary Central Government Debt
Budgetary Central Government Debt (not including debt guaranteed by central government) (3)(*)Euro MillionsQ3/17326113,75325388,970,22
- Debt by currency:Euro MillionsQ3/17326113,75325388,970,22
a)euro area currencyEuro Millions Q3/17317270,75315629,560,52
b)non-euro area currencyEuro Millions Q3/178843,009759,41-9,39
- Debt by residual maturity: (4) (*)Euro MillionsQ3/17326113,75325388,970,22
a) Short-term (up to 1 year) (4)Euro Millions Q3/1733097,6038752,14-14,59
b) Medium-term (1-5 years) (4)Euro Millions Q3/1729708,1029669,700,13
c) Long-term (above 5 years) (4) Euro Millions Q3/17263308,05256967,132,47
- Debt quaranteed by central governmentEuro MillionsQ3/1712300,1012334,28-0,28
Financial Sector
Data Category & ComponentUnit DescriptionObservations(%) Change previous period(%) Change same period last year
Date of latestLatest dataLatest data -1
Analytical Accounts of the Banking Sector Euro
Monetary Aggregates ComponentsEuro Millions
Overnight depositsEuro MillionsNov/1782.75282.886
Deposits redeemable at notice up to 3 monthsEuro MillionsNov/171.8751.919
Deposits with agreed maturity up to 2 yearsEuro MillionsNov/1745.92445.487
Repurchase agreementsEuro MillionsNov/17147247
Money market fund unitsEuro MillionsNov/17638655
Debt securities up to 2 yearsEuro MillionsNov/17-2-2
Credit to euro area General Government, comprising loans granted to and securities issued by General Government net of Central Government deposits.Euro MillionsNov/1724.58325.376
Credit (loans) to non-MFI euro area residents (excluding General Government)Euro MillionsNov/17186.450187.866
Net foreign position vis-'a-vis non-euro area residentsEuro MillionsNov/1732.39930.855
Analytical Accounts of the Central BankEuro
Reserve Money (euro area residency)Euro MillionsDec/1793.29593.606
Credit (loans and securities other than shares) to euro area General GovernmentEuro MillionsDec/1722.25422.266
Credit (loans) to euro area non-Government sector (excluding OMFIs)Euro MillionsDec/17406409
Net foreign position vis-'a-vis non euro area residentsEuro MillionsDec/1730.33030.156
Central Bank key rates
Yields of Greek Goverment SecuritiesMonthly
a. 12-month Treasury bill yield at auctionNov/
b. 10-year goverment bond yieldNov/175,225,
Deposit and lending interest rates Monthly
Financial Soudness
Stock MarketReleased daily by the Athens Stock
Share price index (composite)1980=100 (end-of-month data)Dec/17802,4740,
External Sector
Data Category & ComponentUnit DescriptionObservations(%) Change previous period(%) Change same period last year
Date of latestLatest dataLatest data -1
Balance of
A. Current account  Euro MillionsOct/17-624.11212.9
A.1 Exports of goodsEuro MillionsOct/172439.52345.8
A.2 Imports of goodsEuro MillionsOct/174273.53666.4
A.3 Exports of servicesEuro MillionsOct/172369.43657.7
A.4 Imports of servicesEuro MillionsOct/17994.1897.6
A.5 Primary income (receipts) Euro MillionsOct/17266.9277.8
A.6 Primary income (payments) Euro MillionsOct/17322.2350.3
A.7 Secondary income (receipts)Euro MillionsOct/1796.175.8
A.8 Secondaty income (payments)Euro MillionsOct/17206.3229.8
B. Capital  account (net)Euro MillionsOct/178.4-20.7
B.1 Capital  account (receipts)Euro MillionsOct/1716.720.2
B.2 Capital  account (payments)Euro MillionsOct/178.341.0
C. Financial account(net)Euro MillionsOct/17-78.3688.0
C.1 Direct investmentEuro MillionsOct/17-66.1-170.0
C.1.1 AssetsEuro MillionsOct/1774.8134.9
C.1.2 LiabilitiesEuro MillionsOct/17140.9304.9
C.2 Portfolio investmentEuro MillionsOct/17-2620.4-2297.5
C.2.1 AssetsEuro MillionsOct/17-2139.5-554.5
C.2.2 LiabilitiesEuro MillionsOct/17481.01743.1
C.3 Other investmentEuro MillionsOct/172619.22973.5
C.3.1 AssetsEuro MillionsOct/17-1321.7-1205.9
C.3.2 LiabilitiesEuro MillionsOct/17-3941.0-4179.4
C.4 Change in international reservesEuro MillionsOct/17-11.0182.0
D.  Errors and omissionsEuro MillionsOct/17537.4-504.2
International Reserves Euro Millions - Eurosystem definition (total gross-end of month)Dec/
A.  Reserve assetsEuro MillionsDec/1765096471
A.1  Monetary goldEuro MillionsDec/1739283923
A.1α  Monetary gold Millions of fine troy ouncesDec/173,6313,631
A.2  Special drawing rightsEuro MillionsDec/1755
A.3  Reserve position in the IMFEuro MillionsDec/17680684
A.4  Foreign exchangeEuro MillionsDec/1718961859
A.5  Other claimsEuro MillionsDec/1700
A.5.1  Financial derivativesEuro MillionsDec/1700
Template on international reserves and foreign currency liquidity Euro Millions Dec/
Merchandise Trade (5)
- Total exportsEuro Millions, Provisional data Nov/172586.92508.63.115.5
- Total imports Euro Millions, Provisional data Nov/174053.34728.7-14.34.0
Balance of tradeEuro Millions, Provisional dataNov/17-1466.4-2220.1-34.0-11.5
International Investment PositionEuro MillionsQ3/
1. Direct investmentEuro MillionsQ3/17-7261-7389
1.1 AssetsEuro MillionsQ3/172265422411
1.2 LiabilitiesEuro MillionsQ3/172991529800
2. Portfolio investmentEuro MillionsQ3/176654871462
2.1 AssetsEuro MillionsQ3/17113614122377
2.1.1 Equity securities and Investment Fund SharesEuro MillionsQ3/171002310540
2.1.2 Debt securitiesEuro MillionsQ3/17103591111837
2.2 LiabilitiesEuro MillionsQ3/174706650915
2.2.1 Equity securities and Investment Fund SharesEuro MillionsQ3/171542917616
2.2.2 Debt securitiesEuro MillionsQ3/173163733299
3. Financial DerivativesEuro millionsQ3/17-6159-6239
3.1 AssetsEuro millionsQ3/17947842
3.2 LiabilitiesEuro millionsQ3/1771067082
4. Other investmentEuro MillionsQ3/17-306287-315626
4.1 AssetsEuro MillionsQ3/176780970358
4.2 LiabilitiesEuro MillionsQ3/17374096385983
5. Reserve assetsEuro MillionsQ3/1765636274
External Debt Euro millionsQ3/
Exchange Rates (6)
Data Category & ComponentUnit DescriptionObservations(%) Change previous period(%) Change same period last year
Date of latestLatest dataLatest data -1
PopulationEstimated population data 2017 (01/01/XX)
Estimated population data 2016 (01/01/XX), males20175.221.2775.224.210
Estimated population data 2016(01/01/XX), females20175.546.9165.559.538
PRODUCTION INDEX : Industrial Production Index, excluding construction * Provisional data ** Revised data
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Budgetary Central Government Debt differs from General Government Debt (Maastricht definition) by the amount of Intra-sectoral debt holdings and other ESA '95 adjustments.
Data revision (since 01/01/2017): Data for Debt by residual maturity cover the Total amount of Debt.
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