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Kosovo economy at a glance

The Kosovo economy at a glance provides key information about current economic activity in Kosovo. It contains key figures on developments in economic activity, including: gross domestic product, prices, labor market, external sector, exchange rate, interest rate, loans, government finance, and population.

Annual Data Quarterly data
Item Unit 2016 2017 2017 2018 Tables Browse Data
Year Year Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3    in SDMX (*)
Gross domestic product (1)
   Nominal GDP Million EUR 6,070.1 6,413.9 1,784.7 1,659.9 1,298.9 1,674.6 1,820,0 KAS
   Real GDP Million EUR 6,043.3 6,326.6 1,778.0 1,666.5 1.291.3 1.664.5 1,846.0 KAS
   GDP Real growth rate Percentage 4.1 4.2 4.4 3.2 3.5 4.7 3.4 KAS
Prices (1)
   Consumer prices (HICP) Percentage 0.3 1.5 -0.1 0.4 0.4 0.1 0.1 KAS
   Producer price index Percentage -0.1 3.4 0.4 1.0 -1.0 1.2 1.0 KAS
   Import prices index Percentage -2.5 4.0 0.9 0.6 0.0 0.9 0.8 KAS
Labour market (1)
   Employment (ages 15-64) Thousands 332.0 357.0 366 357 342 342 351 KAS
   Unemployment (ages 15-64) Thousands 126 157 158 157 123 143 154 KAS
   Inactive persons (ages 15-64) Thousands 727 686 679 684 722 715 693 KAS
External sector
   Current account balance Million EUR -481.4 -383.2 232.3 -194.8 -156.8 -267.2 115.8 CBK
   Exports of goods and services Million EUR 1,438.5 1,708.2 874.4 294.6 270.1 335.9 849.6 CBK
   Imports of goods and services Million EUR 3,090.6 3,378.9 959.1 899.7 731.4 970.2 1059.8 CBK
   Remittances (inflows) Million EUR 691.0 759.2 194.1 205.2 170.4 214.2 203.4 CBK
   Direct investments in Kosovo Million EUR 220.0 255.4 63.8 42.3 30.6 49.4 89.9 CBK
Exchange rate (2)
   Exchange rate EUR vs. USD Average 1.1069 1.1297 1.1746 1.1774 1.2292 1.1915 1.1942 ECB
Euribor (4)  (5)
   Three-month funds Percentage -0.265 -0.339 -0.330 -0.329 -0.328 -0.325 -0.319 EMMI
Interest rates
   Interest rates on new loans Percentage 7.50 6.80 6.60 6.80 6.90 6.7 6.9 CBK
    Loans to non-financial corporations Percentage 7.00 6.40 6.00 6.4 6.6 6.3 6.5 CBK
    Loans to households (3) Percentage 8.00 7.03 7.4 7.5 7.3 7.2 7.4 CBK
Bank loans
   Bank loans to the domestic sector Million EUR 2,230.0 2,485.5 2,394.4 2,475.0 2,522.7 2,648.8 2,670.5 CBK
    Loans to non-financial corporations Million EUR 1,420.8 1,577.2 1,519.6 1,577.2 1,605.5 1,690.4 1,697.3 CBK
    Loans to households (3) Million EUR 796.5 897.8 874.8 897.8 917.2 958.4 973.2 CBK
General government (6)
   Revenue (including loans) Million EUR 1,767.1 1,912.5 476.0 436.0 368.0 446.6 499.7 MF
   Expense (including repayment of loans) Million EUR 1,551.0 1,658.0 422.0 549.2 407.0 437.5 467.4 MF
   Debt stock value Million EUR 852.7 996.4 965.4 996.4 1,028.5 1,035.1 1,080.1 MF
   Debt as % of GDP Percentage 14.6 16.6 15.8 16.6 16.2 16.3 16.9 MF
   Stock of government securities Million EUR 479.0 574.3 539.4 574.3 612.5 616.8 663.5 MF
Population (7)
   Kosovo population Thousands 1,783.5 1,798.5 1,794.8 1,798.5 1,790.8 1,790.8 1,790.8 KAS
Footnotes:

(1)   Source of data: Ministry of Finance. (2)   Source: ECB. Averages based on daily euro foreign exchange reference rate.(3)   Including non-profit organisations serving households. (4)   Averages. (5)   Source: Reuters.
(6)
  Source: Ministry of Finance. (7)   The latest figures are provisional.

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