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Exchange rates

Exchange rates - 05/02/2016
US DOLLAR USD 1.1202 Chart of US Dollar quotes
JAPANESE YEN JPY 130.71 Chart of Japanese Yen quotes
POUND STERLING GBP 0.76975 Chart of GB pound quotes
SWISS FRANC CHF 1.1101 Chart of Swiss Franc quotes
BRAZILIAN REAL BRL 4.3454 Chart of Brazilian Real quotes
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Economic indicators

Summary of the main economic indicators
Indicator 2013 2014 2014



Q4
2015



Q1
2015



Q2
2015



Q3
Real GDP (y.r. %) PT -1.1 0.9 0.6 1.6 1.6 1.4 Graph Data Metadata
EA -0.3 0.9 0.9 1.3 1.6 1.6 Graph Data Metadata
Private consumption (y.r. %) PT -1.2 2.2 2.0 2.5 3.2 2.3 Graph Data Metadata
EA -0.7 0.8 1.2 1.6 1.7 1.7 Graph Data Metadata
Gross fixed capital formation (y.r. %) PT -5.1 2.8 2.8 8.7 5.3 2.3 Graph Data Metadata
EA -2.6 1.3 0.9 2.0 2.6 2.2 Graph Data Metadata
Exports (y.r. %) PT 6.9 3.9 5.7 7.0 7.3 3.8 Graph Data Metadata
EA 2.1 4.1 4.7 5.2 5.8 4.4 Graph Data Metadata
Current and capital accounts (as a % of GDP) PT 3.0 2.0 2.0  0.6 -0.1 5.9 Graph Data Metadata
EA 2.2 2.6 3.9 2.2 1.5 3.7 Graph Data Metadata
International Investment Position (as % of GDP) PT -116.3 -113.0 -113.0 -115.9 -113.7 -112.3 Graph Data Metadata
EA -15.9 -11.1 -11.1 -9.9 -8.3 -8.5 Graph Data Metadata
Gross debt of general government (EDP) (as a % of GDP) PT 129.0 130.2 130.2 130.3 128.6 130.5 Graph Data Metadata
EA 91.1 92.1 92.1 92.9 92.3 91.6 Graph Data Metadata
Indicator 2014 2015 Sep



2015
Oct



2015
Nov



2015
Dec



2015
Unemployment rate (%) PT 13.9 n. 12.4 12.3 12.2 11.8 Graph Data Metadata
EA 11.6 10.9 10.7 10.6 10.5 10.4 Graph Data Metadata
Harmonised index of consumer prices (y.r. %) PT -0.2 0.5 0.9 0.7 0.6 0.3 Graph Data Metadata
EA 0.4 0.0 -0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 Graph Data Metadata
Loans to households, including NPISH, and non-financial corporations (a.r. %) PT -5.5 n. -3.3 -3.2 -3.1 -2.4 Graph Data Metadata
EA -0.9 n. 0.9 1.1 1.3 1.1 Graph Data Metadata
Interest rates on bank loans - households for house purchases, new business (%) PT 3.00 2.16 2.23 2.16 2.13 2.16 Graph Data Metadata
EA 2.55 2.28 2.30 2.30 2.32 2.28 Graph Data Metadata

PT - Portugal
EA - Euro Area
n. - not available

Updated: 04 February 2016
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Economic forecasts

Summary of the main forecasts
Projection



date
2014 2015 (p) 2016 (p) 2017 (p)
GDP (y.r. %) Portugal 9 Dec 2015 0.9 1.6 1.7 1.8
Euro Area 3 Dec 2015 0.9 1.5



[1.4;1.6]
1.7



[1.1;2.3]
1.9



[0.9;2.9]
Harmonised index of consumer prices (y.r. %) Portugal 9 Dec 2015 -0.2 0.6 1.1 1.6
Euro Area 3 Dec 2015 0.4 0.1



[0.1;0.1]
1.0



[0.5;1.5]
1.6



[0.9;2.3]








(p) - projected







For further information see Banco de Portugal projections for the Portuguese economy - December 2015 (in Portuguese only) and the  ECB staff macroeconomic projections for the euro area - December 2015.







Metadata (pdf)







Updated: 09 December 2015