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Exchange rates - 27/02/2015
US DOLLAR USD 1.124 Chart of US Dollar quotes
JAPANESE YEN JPY 134.05 Chart of Japanese Yen quotes
POUND STERLING GBP 0.7278 Chart of GB pound quotes
SWISS FRANC CHF 1.0636 Chart of Swiss Franc quotes
BRAZILIAN REAL BRL 3.2579 Chart of Brazilian Real quotes
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Economic indicators

Summary of the main economic indicators
Indicator 2013 2014 2014
Q1
2014
Q2
2014
Q3
2014
Q4
Real GDP (y.r. %) PT -1.4 0.9 1.0 0.9 1.1 0.7 Graph Data Metadata
EA -0.4 n. 1.1 0.8 0.8 0.9 Graph Data Metadata
Private consumption (y.r. %) PT -1.4 n. 2.1 1.8 2.7 n. Graph Data Metadata
EA -0.6 n. 0.5 0.7 1.0 n. Graph Data Metadata
Gross fixed capital formation (y.r. %) PT -6.3 n. 0.6 3.3 3.7 n. Graph Data Metadata
EA -2.4 n. 2.2 0.9 0.0 n. Graph Data Metadata
Exports (y.r. %) PT 6.4 n. 3.1 2.0 2.9 n. Graph Data Metadata
EA 2.1 n. 3.6 3.3 3.9 n. Graph Data Metadata
Current and capital accounts (as a % of GDP) PT 3.0 2.1 -0.4 1.6 4.3 2.6 Graph Data Metadata
EA 2.4 n. 1.7 1.9 3.0 n. Graph Data Metadata
International Investment Position (as % of GDP) PT -117.4 -110.7 -120.7 -117.9 -113.1 -110.7 Graph Data Metadata
EA -13.5 n. -12.7 -10.4 -9.3 n. Graph Data Metadata
Gross debt of general government (EDP) (as a % of GDP) PT 124.8 128.0 131.6 129.5 131.4 n. Graph Data Metadata
EA 89.0 90.9 91.9 92.7 92.1 n. Graph Data Metadata
Indicator 2013 2014 oct
2014
nov
2014
dec
2014
jan
2015
Unemployment rate (%) PT 16.2 13.9 13.5 13.5 13.4 n. Graph Data Metadata
EA 12.0 11.6 11.5 11.5 11.4 n. Graph Data Metadata
Harmonised index of consumer prices (y.r. %) PT 0.4 -0.2 0.1 0.1 -0.3 -0.4 Graph Data Metadata
EA 1.4 0.4 0.4 0.3 -0.2 -0.6 Graph Data Metadata
Loans to households, including NPISH, and non-financial corporations (a.r. %) PT -4.4 -5.4 -4.8 -4.9 -5.4 -5.3 Graph Data Metadata
EA -1.4 -0.8 -1.1 -1.0 -0.8 -0.7 Graph Data Metadata
Interest rates on bank loans - households for house purchases, new business (%) PT 3.25 3.00 3.01 3.01 3.00 n. Graph Data Metadata
EA 3.09 2.58 2.63 2.59 2.58 n. Graph Data Metadata

PT - Portugal
EA - Euro Area

Updated: 26 February 2015



Economic forecasts

Summary of the main forecasts
Projection
date
2013 2014 (p) 2015 (p) 2016 (p)
GDP (y.r. %) Portugal 10 December 2014 -1.4 0.9 1.5 1.6
Euro Area 4 December 2014 -0.4 0.8
[0.7;0.9]
1.0
[0.4;1.6]
1.5
[0.4;2.6]
Harmonised index of consumer prices (y.r. %) Portugal 10 December 2014 0.4 -0.1 0.7 1.0
Euro Area 4 December 2014 1.4 0.5
[0.5;0.5]
0.7
[0.2;1.2]
1.3
[0.6;2.0]

(e) - estimated
(p) - projected

For further information see Economic Bulletin - December 2014 (in portuguese) and the  ECB staff macroeconomic projections for the euro area - December 2014.

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Updated: 10 December 2014
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