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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 EuroQ2/1845340451810.42.6
Private consumptionAt current prices, Millions EuroQ2/1831197309640.81.2
Public consumptionAt current prices, Millions EuroQ2/1889718974001.3
Gross fixed capital formationAt current prices, Millions EuroQ2/1851425307-3.10.8
Exports of goods and servicesAt current prices, Millions Euro Q2/1816478156605.215.4
Imports of goods and servicesAt current prices, Millions EuroQ2/1816483156325.411.8
GDP Chained volumesAt reference year 2010 prices, Millions EuroQ2/1847559474530.21.8
Private consumptionAt reference year 2010 prices, Millions EuroQ2/1832132319330.61.0
Public consumptionAt reference year 2010 prices, Millions EuroQ2/1897759793-0.2-2.0
Gross fixed capital formationAt reference year 2010 prices, Millions EuroQ2/18514351410.0-5.4
Exports of goods and servicesAt reference year 2010 prices, Millions EuroQ2/1816073154703.99.4
Imports of goods and servicesAt reference year 2010 prices, Millions EuroQ2/1816804160384.84.3
Production Index (1)Provisional data 2010=100,0Aug/
Forward Looking Indicators
Economic Sentiment Indicator Index 1990:2011=100Sep 18101,3105,
Consumer Confidence IndicatorIndexSep
Industrial Confidence IndicatorIndex 2000:2010=100Sep
Construction Confidence IndicatorIndex 2000:2010=100Sep
Retail Trade Confidence IndicatorIndex 2000:2010=100Sep
Service Sector Confidence IndicatorIndex 2000:2010=100Sep
EmploymentRevised data according to the Population Census 2011 estimations - Not seasonally adjusted, in thousandsQ2/
UnemploymentRevised data according to the Population Census 2011 estimations - Not seasonally adjusted, in thousandsQ2/
Unemployment rateChange from previous period and change from same period of last yearQ2/
Wages/EarningsIndex of Wages Cost (2012=100.0) Seasonally adjusted data. Final dataQ2/
Consumer Prices2009=100.0Sep/
Producer Price Index in Industry 2010=100.0Aug/
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 1st reporting
- RevenueAt current prices, Euro Millions20178677687365-0.7
- ExpenditureAt current prices, Euro Millions20178532286271-1.1
- Balance, Deficit /Surplus At current prices, Euro Millions20171454109432.9
- as % of GDP20170.80.630.3
- Financing of General Government BalanceEuro Millions2017
Currency and DepositsEuro Millions 2017-41441-109.3
- Securities other than shares (excluding derivatives)Euro Millions 2017-2207-3921-43.7
- Short-term Euro Millions 20174188-800623.5
- Long-termEuro Millions 2017-6395-3121104.9
- LoansEuro Millions 20174646676531.3
- Short-termEuro Millions 201799-15760
- Long-termEuro Millions 201745476780-32.9
- Others changesEuro Millions 2017-3852-4379-12.0
-TotalEuro Millions2017-1454-109432.9
Central Government OperationsPreliminary
- RevenueEuro MillionsAugust/1842155007-15.82.7
- ExpenditureEuro MillionsAugust/1847474750-0.114.8
- Balance, Deficit /SurplusEuro MillionsAugust/18-532257-307.21778.0
Central Government OperationsPreliminary annual
-RevenueEuro millions20175289954718-3.3
-ExpenditureEuro millions 20175745459820-4.0
Balance,Deficit / SurplusEuro millions2017-4555-5102-10.7
Reconciliation itemsEuro millions201700
Cash BalanceEuro millions2017-4555-5102-10.7
- Financing (2)(*)Euro millions201745555102-10.7
T-BillsEuro millions20175410465.0
BondsEuro millions2017-6614-3133111.1
LoansEuro Millions2017888282048.3
Currency and DepositsEuro millions201722322210194,9
Budgetary Central Government Debt
Budgetary Central Government Debt (not including debt guaranteed by central government) (3)(*)Euro MillionsQ2/18345379,43343740,140,48
- Debt by currency:Euro MillionsQ2/18345379,43343740,140,48
a)euro area currencyEuro Millions Q2/18337192,07335504,130,50
b)non-euro area currencyEuro Millions Q2/188187,368236,01-0,59
- Debt by residual maturity: (4) (*)Euro MillionsQ2/18345379,43343740,140,48
a) Short-term (up to 1 year) (4)Euro Millions Q2/1845516,9041437,109,85
b) Medium-term (1-5 years) (4)Euro Millions Q2/1837302,2038500,10-3,11
c) Long-term (above 5 years) (4) Euro Millions Q2/18262560,33263802,94-0,47
- Debt quaranteed by central governmentEuro MillionsQ2/1810600,0411948,80-11,29
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 MillionsAug/1887.25085.975
Deposits redeemable at notice up to 3 monthsEuro MillionsAug/181.8061.823
Deposits with agreed maturity up to 2 yearsEuro MillionsAug/1849.20648.686
Repurchase agreementsEuro MillionsAug/18145185
Money market fund unitsEuro MillionsAug/18589599
Debt securities up to 2 yearsEuro MillionsAug/18-2-1
Credit to euro area General Government, comprising loans granted to and securities issued by General Government net of Central Government deposits.Euro MillionsAug/183.29817.771
Credit (loans) to non-MFI euro area residents (excluding General Government)Euro MillionsAug/18178.654178.808
Net foreign position vis-'a-vis non-euro area residentsEuro MillionsAug/1822.41622.163
Analytical Accounts of the Central BankEuro
Reserve Money (euro area residency)Euro MillionsSep/1864.79965.317
Credit (loans and securities other than shares) to euro area General GovernmentEuro MillionsSep/1820.06719.999
Credit (loans) to euro area non-Government sector (excluding OMFIs)Euro MillionsSep/18406405
Net foreign position vis-'a-vis non euro area residentsEuro MillionsSep/1832.29332.110
Central Bank key rates
Yields of Greek Goverment SecuritiesMonthly
a. 12-month Treasury bill yield at auctionAug/
b. 10-year goverment bond yieldAug/184,183,
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)Sep/18691,7729,
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 MillionsJul/181576.7209.8
A.1 Exports of goodsEuro MillionsJul/182848.42906.8
A.2 Imports of goodsEuro MillionsJul/184555.44871.9
A.3 Exports of servicesEuro MillionsJul/184821.83577.4
A.4 Imports of servicesEuro MillionsJul/181069.8992.9
A.5 Primary income (receipts) Euro MillionsJul/18429.1382.5
A.6 Primary income (payments) Euro MillionsJul/18824.3766.9
A.7 Secondary income (receipts)Euro MillionsJul/18135.1106.5
A.8 Secondaty income (payments)Euro MillionsJul/18208.3131.7
B. Capital  account (net)Euro MillionsJul/188.4-16.9
B.1 Capital  account (receipts)Euro MillionsJul/1832.757.1
B.2 Capital  account (payments)Euro MillionsJul/1824.374.0
C. Financial account(net)Euro MillionsJul/181166.069.1
C.1 Direct investmentEuro MillionsJul/18-59.2-316.0
C.1.1 AssetsEuro MillionsJul/18207.5-8.4
C.1.2 LiabilitiesEuro MillionsJul/18266.7307.6
C.2 Portfolio investmentEuro MillionsJul/181062.21203.1
C.2.1 AssetsEuro MillionsJul/18-151.0361.8
C.2.2 LiabilitiesEuro MillionsJul/18-1213.2-841.3
C.3 Other investmentEuro MillionsJul/1884.0-921.0
C.3.1 AssetsEuro MillionsJul/181297.9-4118.1
C.3.2 LiabilitiesEuro MillionsJul/181213.9-3197.1
C.4 Change in international reservesEuro MillionsJul/1879.0103.0
D.  Errors and omissionsEuro MillionsJul/18-419.2-123.9
International Reserves Euro Millions - Eurosystem definition (total gross-end of month)Sep/
A.  Reserve assetsEuro MillionsSep/1861696083
A.  Reserve assetsEuro MillionsSep/1861696083
A.1α  Monetary gold Millions of fine troy ouncesSep/183,6353,634
A.2  Special drawing rightsEuro MillionsSep/1866
A.3  Reserve position in the IMFEuro MillionsSep/18691689
A.4  Foreign exchangeEuro MillionsSep/1817561632
A.5  Other claimsEuro MillionsSep/1800
A.5.1  Financial derivativesEuro MillionsSep/1800
Template on international reserves and foreign currency liquidity Euro Millions Aug/
Merchandise Trade (5)
- Total exportsEuro Millions, Provisional data Aug/182542.82953.5-13.925.0
- Total imports Euro Millions, Provisional data Aug/184461.95058.0-11.820.6
Balance of tradeEuro Millions, Provisional dataAug/18-1919.1-2104.5-8.815.1
International Investment PositionEuro MillionsQ2/
1. Direct investmentEuro MillionsQ2/18-12347-10904
1.1 AssetsEuro MillionsQ2/182042420662
1.2 LiabilitiesEuro MillionsQ2/183277131566
2. Portfolio investmentEuro MillionsQ2/184857149541
2.1 AssetsEuro MillionsQ2/18101984101421
2.1.1 Equity securities and Investment Fund SharesEuro MillionsQ2/1890809190
2.1.2 Debt securitiesEuro MillionsQ2/189290492231
2.2 LiabilitiesEuro MillionsQ2/185341351880
2.2.1 Equity securities and Investment Fund SharesEuro MillionsQ2/181583015009
2.2.2 Debt securitiesEuro MillionsQ2/183758336871
3. Financial DerivativesEuro millionsQ2/18-5605-5534
3.1 AssetsEuro millionsQ2/18950896
3.2 LiabilitiesEuro millionsQ2/1865546430
4. Other investmentEuro MillionsQ2/18-291600-292428
4.1 AssetsEuro MillionsQ2/185727362555
4.2 LiabilitiesEuro MillionsQ2/18348873354983
5. Reserve assetsEuro MillionsQ2/1863706451
External Debt Euro millionsQ2/
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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