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29 Sep
29 Sep 2022

Overnight stays in August exceed all previous years

In August 2022, there were 1,472,200 overnight stays in Iceland which exceeds August in all previous years. Foreign overnight stays were 81% thereof, or 1,188,200, which is 70% increase from the previous year (699,900). Domestic overnight stays were 284,000 which is a 16% decrease from the previous year.

28 Sep
28 Sep 2022

The producer price index for August 2022 decreased by 0.2%

The producer price index for August 2022 decreased by 0.2% from the previous month. The production price of marine products increased by 4.0%, but the production price of power-intensive industries decreased by 4.5%. The food production price increased by 0.5%. Figures have been updated.

28 Sep
28 Sep 2022

Consumer prices up by 0.09% between months

The Consumer Price Index (CPI), based on prices in September 2022, is 555.6 points (May 1988=100), 0.09% higher than in the previous month. The CPI less housing cost is 460.0 points, 0.09% higher than in August 2022.

27 Sep
27 Sep 2022

One insolvency in August

There was one corporate insolvency registered in August 2022. Due to court recess, there are typically fewer insolvency claims in August than during other months of the year. Figures have been updated.

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Release calendar

  • 30 September 2022 Value of catch in July 2022
  • 30 September 2022 Trade in goods, September 2021-August 2022
  • 03 October 2022 Production in agriculture in August 2022
  • 04 October 2022 Taxable payments in August 2022
  • 04 October 2022 Register based employment in August 2022
  • 04 October 2022 Children in pre-primary schools in 2021
  • 05 October 2022 Operational cost per student in primary schools in October 2022
  • 05 October 2022 Operational cost per student in primary schools 2021
  • 06 October 2022 New registrations of enterprises in September 2022