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13 Dec
13 Dec 2018

Government account’s surplus of 1.8 billion in the 3rd quarter of 2018

In the 3rd quarter of 2018, the financial balance of the general government amounted to 1.8 billion ISK in surplus or 0.2% of quarterly GDP and 0.6% of general government total revenue. This can be compared with a surplus of 3.9 billion ISK in the 3rd quarter of 2017.

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Created with Highcharts 3.0.7Export chartImmigration of foreign citizensMalesFemales200320052007200920112013201520170K2.5K5K7.5K10K
Created with Highcharts 3.0.7Export chartGDP growth %200720092011201320152017-10-5051015
Created with Highcharts 3.0.7Export chartUnemploymentAnnual average %MalesFemales200320052007200920112013201520170246810
Created with Highcharts 3.0.7Export chartConsumer price index in DecemberAnnualized rates, 12 month %2003200520072009201120132015201705101520

Release calendar

  • Rental cars by registration in December 2018 17 December 2018
  • Financial accounts 2007–2017, preliminary figures 17 December 2018
  • Passengers through Keflavik airport in November 2018 17 December 2018
  • Register based employment in August 2018 17 December 2018
  • Harmonized indices of consumer prices in November 2018 18 December 2018
  • Economic accounts for agriculture 18 December 2018
  • Income by education 1990-2017 19 December 2018
  • Income statements and balance sheets of agriculture 2017 19 December 2018
  • Building cost index for January 2019 19 December 2018