News and announcements

01 Mar
01 Mar 2024

4.5% more meat production in January

Meat production in January 2024 was 1,914 tonnes, 4.5% more tnan in January 2023. Pork production was 625 tonnes, 7% more than in january last year, beef production 4% more, 455 tonnes, and poultry production 3% more, 835 tonnes. Figures have been updated.

29 Feb
29 Feb 2024

GDP increased by 4.1% in 2023

Results for the year 2023 indicate that gross domestic production (GDP) increased by 4.1% in volume with nominal level estimated at 4,279 billion ISK. In the fourth quarter, the growth of the economy slowed down, but the increase in GDP was 0.6% compared with the same quarter of the previous year.

29 Feb
29 Feb 2024

13% decrease in overnight stays in January from last year

In January 2024, there were 390,000 registered overnight stays in Iceland, which is a 13% decrease from January 2023 (450,000). Overnight stays in hotels were 282,600, which is a 10% decrease from January 2023.

Key figures

-

Consumer price index in and inflation index in Fetching consumer price index and inflation index...

-

Wage index in Fetching wage index...

-

Building cost index (reference month, December 2021=100) in Fetching building cost index...

-

Producer price index in Fetching producer price index...

-

Population 1 January Fetching population...

- %

Economic growth Fetching economic growth...

- %

Unemployment in Fetching unemployment...

- %

Inflation in , 12 month change CPI Fetching inflation, 12 month change CPI...

Graphs

Release calendar

  • 05 March 2024 Operational cost per student in primary schools in March 2024
  • 05 March 2024 Accrued-to-date pension entitlements in social insurance 2021
  • 06 March 2024 Taxable payments in January 2024
  • 06 March 2024 Register based employment in January 2024
  • 07 March 2024 Trade in goods in February 2024 - Preliminary figures
  • 08 March 2024 Total wage index - 4th quarter 2023
  • 12 March 2024 Short term indicators in March 2024
  • 14 March 2024 General government finances 2023 - Provisional estimates
  • 15 March 2024 Fish catch in February 2024