24 July 2014

Fish catch in June has increased between years

The total catch of Icelandic vessels was 40% higher in June 2014 than in June 2013. Most of the demersal catches increased as well as landing of Blue whiting.More
24 July 2014

Unemployment was 4.6% in June

According to the Icelandic Labour Force Survey the number of persons in the labour force in June 2014 was 195,400. Of those in the labour force 186,300 persons were employed and 9,000 persons were unemployed. More
24 July 2014

Population in the 2nd quarter 2014

The population of Iceland at the end of the 2nd quarter 2014 was 327,050, 164,130 males and 162,920 females. The population increased by 700 from the previous quarter. Foreign citizens were 23,080 by the end of the 2nd quarter 2014. Inhabitants of the capital region were 209,680.More
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Central government accounts, cash basis position in Junr 2014
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Hatching of poultry chicks in June 2014
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New registrations and insolvencies in June 2014

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Inflation 2011-2014 (Consumer price index, annualized rates,
12 months, %)

2.4% inflation, July 2014


Unemployment by months
2012-2014, %

4.6% June 2014

Balance of trade

Balance of trade 2012-2014 (billion ISK)

At current prices

Economic growth

Economic growth 2011-2013 (GDP, volume change on previous year)

Key figures

Key Figures

Population 1. Jan 2014

Economic growth 2013 3.3
GDP 2013 MISK 1,786,244
CPI - July  422.1
Wage index, June  482.7
BCI - for August  120.7
PPI - June 199.8
Fish catches, June t. 56,027, May MISK 2,417
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Census 2011
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