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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 EuroQ4/1744432444290.02.5
Private consumptionAt current prices, Millions EuroQ4/173067430792-0.4-0.1
Public consumptionAt current prices, Millions EuroQ4/17895288790.83.0
Gross fixed capital formationAt current prices, Millions EuroQ4/176219497325.128.2
Exports of goods and servicesAt current prices, Millions Euro Q4/1715414152810.98.9
Imports of goods and servicesAt current prices, Millions EuroQ4/1715743153702.48.0
GDP Chained volumesAt reference year 2010 prices, Millions EuroQ4/1746953469080.11.9
Private consumptionAt reference year 2010 prices, Millions EuroQ4/173161531734-0.4-1.0
Public consumptionAt reference year 2010 prices, Millions EuroQ4/17998210170-1.82.1
Gross fixed capital formationAt reference year 2010 prices, Millions EuroQ4/176857536627.828.9
Exports of goods and servicesAt reference year 2010 prices, Millions EuroQ4/171515315509-2.35.3
Imports of goods and servicesAt reference year 2010 prices, Millions EuroQ4/1716540162591.74.9
Production Index (1)Provisional data 2010=100,0Jan/
Forward Looking Indicators
Economic Sentiment Indicator Index 1990:2011=100Feb
Consumer Confidence IndicatorIndexFeb
Industrial Confidence IndicatorIndex 1996:2006=100Feb
Construction Confidence IndicatorIndex 1996:2006=100Feb
Retail Trade Confidence IndicatorIndex 1996:2006=100Feb
Service Sector Confidence IndicatorIndex 1998:2006=100Feb
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/EarningsIndex of Wages Cost (2012=100.0) Seasonally adjusted data. Final dataQ4/
Consumer Prices2009=100.0Feb/
Producer Price Index in Industry 2010=100.0Jan/
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 MillionsJanuary/1847346270-24.514.8
- ExpenditureEuro MillionsJanuary/1831769971-68.2-4.5
- Balance, Deficit /SurplusEuro MillionsJanuary/181559-3702-142.195.4
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 MillionsQ4/17328703,84326113,750,79
- Debt by currency:Euro MillionsQ4/17328703,84326113,750,79
a)euro area currencyEuro Millions Q4/17320063,08317270,750,88
b)non-euro area currencyEuro Millions Q4/178640,768843,00-2,29
- Debt by residual maturity: (4) (*)Euro MillionsQ4/17328703,84326113,750,79
a) Short-term (up to 1 year) (4)Euro Millions Q4/1734414,5033097,603,98
b) Medium-term (1-5 years) (4)Euro Millions Q4/1731681,3029708,106,64
c) Long-term (above 5 years) (4) Euro Millions Q4/17262608,04263308,05-0,27
- Debt quaranteed by central governmentEuro MillionsQ4/1712017,3812300,10-2,30
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 MillionsJan/1883.80387.925
Deposits redeemable at notice up to 3 monthsEuro MillionsJan/181.8041.874
Deposits with agreed maturity up to 2 yearsEuro MillionsJan/1846.19345.848
Repurchase agreementsEuro MillionsJan/18147145
Money market fund unitsEuro MillionsJan/18650589
Debt securities up to 2 yearsEuro MillionsJan/1800
Credit to euro area General Government, comprising loans granted to and securities issued by General Government net of Central Government deposits.Euro MillionsJan/1825.83228.923
Credit (loans) to non-MFI euro area residents (excluding General Government)Euro MillionsJan/18184.255185.408
Net foreign position vis-'a-vis non-euro area residentsEuro MillionsJan/1830.84330.689
Analytical Accounts of the Central BankEuro
Reserve Money (euro area residency)Euro MillionsFeb/1888.48091.404
Credit (loans and securities other than shares) to euro area General GovernmentEuro MillionsFeb/1822.09422.261
Credit (loans) to euro area non-Government sector (excluding OMFIs)Euro MillionsFeb/18405406
Net foreign position vis-'a-vis non euro area residentsEuro MillionsFeb/1831.08330.607
Central Bank key rates
Yields of Greek Goverment SecuritiesMonthly
a. 12-month Treasury bill yield at auctionJan/
b. 10-year goverment bond yieldJan/183,794,
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)Feb/18835,7878,
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 MillionsDec/17-1241.4-954.0
A.1 Exports of goodsEuro MillionsDec/172552.32516.0
A.2 Imports of goodsEuro MillionsDec/174030.33866.3
A.3 Exports of servicesEuro MillionsDec/171419.51383.0
A.4 Imports of servicesEuro MillionsDec/17970.0902.1
A.5 Primary income (receipts) Euro MillionsDec/17585.5278.5
A.6 Primary income (payments) Euro MillionsDec/17696.5288.7
A.7 Secondary income (receipts)Euro MillionsDec/17191.9103.4
A.8 Secondaty income (payments)Euro MillionsDec/17293.7177.7
B. Capital  account (net)Euro MillionsDec/17469.583.2
B.1 Capital  account (receipts)Euro MillionsDec/17527.892.9
B.2 Capital  account (payments)Euro MillionsDec/1758.49.7
C. Financial account(net)Euro MillionsDec/17-670.5-498.1
C.1 Direct investmentEuro MillionsDec/17-255.5-119.0
C.1.1 AssetsEuro MillionsDec/1730.556.5
C.1.2 LiabilitiesEuro MillionsDec/17286.1175.5
C.2 Portfolio investmentEuro MillionsDec/17-10376.01194.8
C.2.1 AssetsEuro MillionsDec/17-9461.71679.8
C.2.2 LiabilitiesEuro MillionsDec/17914.3485.0
C.3 Other investmentEuro MillionsDec/179912.0-1530.0
C.3.1 AssetsEuro MillionsDec/17-379.8-1876.3
C.3.2 LiabilitiesEuro MillionsDec/17-10291.8-346.3
C.4 Change in international reservesEuro MillionsDec/1749.0-44
D.  Errors and omissionsEuro MillionsDec/17101.5372.7
International Reserves Euro Millions - Eurosystem definition (total gross-end of month)Feb/
A.  Reserve assetsEuro MillionsFeb/1865546529
A.1  Monetary goldEuro MillionsFeb/1839223917
A.1α  Monetary gold Millions of fine troy ouncesFeb/183,6323,631
A.2  Special drawing rightsEuro MillionsFeb/1865
A.3  Reserve position in the IMFEuro MillionsFeb/18678670
A.4  Foreign exchangeEuro MillionsFeb/1819481937
A.5  Other claimsEuro MillionsFeb/1800
A.5.1  Financial derivativesEuro MillionsFeb/1800
Template on international reserves and foreign currency liquidity Euro Millions Jan/
Merchandise Trade (5)
- Total exportsEuro Millions, Provisional data Jan/182536.92627.9-3.518.5
- Total imports Euro Millions, Provisional data Jan/184521.14236.66.71.1
Balance of tradeEuro Millions, Provisional dataJan/18-1984.2-1608.723.3-14.8
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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