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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 EuroQ4/164371244268-1.3-0.8
Private consumptionAt current prices, Millions EuroQ4/1631113311190.00.8
Public consumptionAt current prices, Millions EuroQ4/1685558696-1.6-2.9
Gross fixed capital formationAt current prices, Millions EuroQ4/1649355143-4.0-15.3
Exports of goods and servicesAt current prices, Millions Euro Q4/1614166138152.59.8
Imports of goods and servicesAt current prices, Millions EuroQ4/1614332136944.76.0
GDP Chained volumesAt reference year 2010 prices, Millions EuroQ4/164582346387-1.2-1.1
Private consumptionAt reference year 2010 prices, Millions EuroQ4/1632371322920.21.1
Public consumptionAt reference year 2010 prices, Millions EuroQ4/1697819995-2.1-2.0
Gross fixed capital formationAt reference year 2010 prices, Millions EuroQ4/16544554380.1-13.8
Exports of goods and servicesAt reference year 2010 prices, Millions EuroQ4/161453214739-1.45.7
Imports of goods and servicesAt reference year 2010 prices, Millions EuroQ4/1615507148344.53.0
Production Index (1)Provisional data 2010=100,0Mar/
Forward Looking
Economic Sentiment Indicator Index 1990:2011=100Apr/
Consumer Confidence IndicatorIndexApr/
Industrial Confidence IndicatorIndex 1996:2006=100Apr/
Construction Confidence IndicatorIndex 1996:2006=100Apr/
Retail Trade Confidence IndicatorIndex 1996:2006=100Apr/
Service Sector Confidence IndicatorIndex 1998:2006=100Apr/
EmploymentRevised data according to the Population Census 2011 estimations - Not seasonally adjusted, in thousandsQ4/
UnemploymentRevised data according to the Population Census 2011 estimations - Not seasonally adjusted, in thousandsQ4/
Unemployment rateChange from previous period and change from same period of last yearQ4/
Wages/EarningsLabour Cost Index of Wages (2012=100.0) Seasonally adjusted data. Data are final Q4/
Consumer Prices2009=100.0Apr/
Producer Price Index in Industry 2010=100.0Mar/
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 Millions201687473848203.1
- ExpenditureAt current prices, Euro Millions20168618595247-9.5
- Balance, Deficit /Surplus At current prices, Euro Millions20161288-10427-112.4
- as % of GDP20160.7-5.9-112.3
- Financing of General Government BalanceEuro Millions2016
Currency and DepositsEuro Millions 2016415-828-150.1
- 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 201667451150486.5
- Short-termEuro Millions 20169-55116.4
- Long-termEuro Millions 201667361205459.0
- Others changesEuro Millions 2016-451718487-124.4
-TotalEuro Millions2016-128810427-112.4
Central Government OperationsPreliminary
- RevenueEuro MillionsMarch/1729426171-52.3-6.3
- ExpenditureEuro MillionsMarch/175096458311.210.6
- Balance, Deficit /SurplusEuro MillionsMarch/17-21531588-235.647.0
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 MillionsQ1/17326528,89326358,140,05
- Debt by currency:Euro MillionsQ1/17326528,89326358,140,05
a)euro area currencyEuro Millions Q1/17316679,16316420,030,08
b)non-euro area currencyEuro Millions Q1/179849,739938,11-0,89
- Debt by residual maturity: (4) (*)Euro MillionsQ1/17326528,89326358,140,05
a) Short-term (up to 1 year) (4)Euro Millions Q1/1738872,7036137,907,57
b) Medium-term (1-5 years) (4)Euro Millions Q1/1728916,3028233,402,42
c) Long-term (above 5 years) (4) Euro Millions Q1/17258739,89261986,84-1,24
- Debt quaranteed by central governmentEuro MillionsQ1/1712174,8512833,23-5,13
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 MillionsMar/1778.34878.740
Deposits redeemable at notice up to 3 monthsEuro MillionsMar/172.1492.196
Deposits with agreed maturity up to 2 yearsEuro MillionsMar/1744.04044.035
Repurchase agreementsEuro MillionsMar/17922922
Money market fund unitsEuro MillionsMar/17559534
Debt securities up to 2 yearsEuro MillionsMar/17-1-1
Credit to euro area General Government, comprising loans granted to and securities issued by General Government net of Central Government deposits.Euro MillionsMar/1729.48128.986
Credit (loans) to non-MFI euro area residents (excluding General Government)Euro MillionsMar/17194.914196.032
Net foreign position vis-'a-vis non-euro area residentsEuro MillionsMar/1723.69622.373
Analytical Accounts of the Central BankEuro
Reserve Money (euro area residency)Euro MillionsApr/17108.891107.000
Credit (loans and securities other than shares) to euro area General GovernmentEuro MillionsApr/1723.75724.014
Credit (loans) to euro area non-Government sector (excluding OMFIs)Euro MillionsApr/17410410
Net foreign position vis-'a-vis non euro area residentsEuro MillionsApr/1726.36525.328
Central Bank key rates
Yields of Greek Goverment SecuritiesMonthly
a. 12-month Treasury bill yield at auctionMar/
b. 10-year goverment bond yieldMar/177,177,
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)Apr/17733,93666,
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 MillionsMar/17-1323.9-936.9
A.1 Exports of goodsEuro MillionsMar/172577.62047.2
A.2 Imports of goodsEuro MillionsMar/174534.33685.1
A.3 Exports of servicesEuro MillionsMar/171321.11108.0
A.4 Imports of servicesEuro MillionsMar/17917.2783.4
A.5 Primary income (receipts) Euro MillionsMar/17605.51049.2
A.6 Primary income (payments) Euro MillionsMar/17377.6788.0
A.7 Secondary income (receipts)Euro MillionsMar/17179.6322.6
A.8 Secondaty income (payments)Euro MillionsMar/17178.4207.4
B. Capital  account (net)Euro MillionsMar/17-17.0212.3
B.1 Capital  account (receipts)Euro MillionsMar/175.8217.9
B.2 Capital  account (payments)Euro MillionsMar/1722.85.7
C. Financial account(net)Euro MillionsMar/17-1280.3-223.7
C.1 Direct investmentEuro MillionsMar/17-198.691.3
C.1.1 AssetsEuro MillionsMar/17529.9170.1
C.1.2 LiabilitiesEuro MillionsMar/17728.578.8
C.2 Portfolio investmentEuro MillionsMar/172472.7-1306.6
C.2.1 AssetsEuro MillionsMar/171993.8-1271.8
C.2.2 LiabilitiesEuro MillionsMar/17-479.034.8
C.3 Other investmentEuro MillionsMar/17-3532.51080.5
C.3.1 AssetsEuro MillionsMar/17-1703.0154.8
C.3.2 LiabilitiesEuro MillionsMar/171829.5-925.8
C.4 Change in international reservesEuro MillionsMar/17-22.0-89.0
D.  Errors and omissionsEuro MillionsMar/1760.5500.9
International Reserves Euro Millions - Eurosystem definition (total gross-end of month)Apr/
A.  Reserve assetsEuro MillionsApr/1764476448
A.1  Monetary goldEuro MillionsApr/1742114214
A.1α  Monetary gold Millions of fine troy ouncesApr/173,6283,628
A.2  Special drawing rightsEuro MillionsApr/1777
A.3  Reserve position in the IMFEuro MillionsApr/17719727
A.4  Foreign exchangeEuro MillionsApr/1715101500
A.5  Other claimsEuro MillionsApr/1700
A.5.1  Financial derivativesEuro MillionsApr/1700
Template on international reserves and foreign currency liquidity Euro Millions Apr/
Merchandise Trade (5)
- Total exportsEuro Millions, Provisional data Mar/172633.62110.024.825.7
- Total imports Euro Millions, Provisional data Mar/174776.04102.516.430.2
Balance of tradeEuro Millions, Provisional dataMar/17-2142.4-1992.57.536.2
International Investment PositionEuro MillionsQ4/
1. Direct investmentEuro MillionsQ4/16-1713628
1.1 AssetsEuro MillionsQ4/162770527519
1.2 LiabilitiesEuro MillionsQ4/162941826890
2. Portfolio investmentEuro MillionsQ4/167661778362
2.1 AssetsEuro MillionsQ4/16124201122573
2.1.1 Equity securities and Investment Fund SharesEuro MillionsQ4/161096511244
2.1.2 Debt securitiesEuro MillionsQ4/16113236111329
2.2 LiabilitiesEuro MillionsQ4/164758444211
2.2.1 Equity securities and Investment Fund SharesEuro MillionsQ4/161399811543
2.2.2 Debt securitiesEuro MillionsQ4/163358632668
3. Financial DerivativesEuro millionsQ4/16-7320-8340
3.1 AssetsEuro millionsQ4/1610731227
3.2 LiabilitiesEuro millionsQ4/1683949568
4. Other investmentEuro MillionsQ4/16-314230-311929
4.1 AssetsEuro MillionsQ4/167601380202
4.2 LiabilitiesEuro MillionsQ4/16390243392131
5. Reserve assetsEuro MillionsQ4/1665396833
External Debt Euro millionsQ4/
Exchange Rates (6)
Data Category & ComponentUnit DescriptionObservations(%) Change previous period(%) Change same period last year
Date of latestLatest dataLatest data -1
PopulationEstimated population data 2016 (01/01/XX)
Estimated population data 2016 (01/01/XX), males20165.224.2105.268.390
Estimated population data 2016(01/01/XX), females20165.559.5385.589.628
PRODUCTION INDEX : Industrial Production Index, excluding construction * Provisional data ** Revised data
CGO FINANCING : Greece is taking a flexibility option for the periodicity of the financing data.These data will be disseminated on an annual basis,within one month after the end of the calendar year.
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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