Observer 203, December 1996/January 1997
Definitions and Notes
Gross Domestic Product Volume series, seasonally adjusted except for Czech Republic and Portugal.Leading Indicator A composite indicator, based on other indicators of economic activity (employment, sales, income, etc.), which signals cyclical movements in industrial production from six to nine months in advanceConsumer Price Index Measures changes in average retail prices of a fixed basket of goods and servicesCurrent Balance $ billion; not seasonally adjusted except for Australia, the United-Kingdom and the United States Unemployment Rate % of civilian labour force – ILO standardised unemployment rate; national definitions for Czech Republic, Iceland, Mexico, Switzerland and Turkey; seasonally adjusted apart from Turkey Interest Rate Three months, except for Greece (twelve months)To read the full article, download the PDF file below.
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Economic data

GDP growth: +0.3% Q3 2019
Consumer price inflation: 1.8 % Nov 2019 annual
Trade (G20): -0.7% exp, -0.9% imp, Q3 2019
Unemployment: 5.1% November 2019
Last update: 15 January 2020

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