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16 April 2014

Total Icelandic fish catch in March decreases between years

Total catch of Icelandic vessels in March 2014 decreased by 14.9% at constant prices compared with March 2013. The total catch measured in tonnes decreased by 53.6% in March between years, mostly due to decrease in Capelin catches.More
16 April 2014

Total number of overnight stays increased by 15% in 2013

The total number of overnight stays was 4.3 million in the year 2013, which is 15% increase compared with the year 2012. Nights spent by foreign tourists accounted for 79% of the total number of overnight stays in 2013 and increased by 17% compared with previous year. More
16 April 2014

News release on labour market statistics postponed

News release on labour market statistics in March 2014, due for release 23 April, will be postponed until Wednesday 30 April.More
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Fáðu áminningu í pósti23.4.2014
Population in the 1st quarter 2014
Fáðu áminningu í pósti23.4.2014
Value of catch January-December 2013 (updated) and January 2014
Fáðu áminningu í pósti23.4.2014
Building cost index for May 2014


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Inflation

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

2.2% inflation, March 2014

Unemployment

Unemployment by months
2012-2014, %

4.2% February 2014

Economic growth

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

Balance of trade

Balance of trade 2012-2014 (billion ISK)


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Key figures

Key Figures

Population 1. Jan 2014

325,671
Economic growth 2013 3.3
GDP 2013 MISK 1,786,244
CPI - March  419.7
Wage index, Feb.  470.5
BCI - for April  120.0
PPI - February 195.3
Fish catches, March t. 95,879
B.trade, Feb. MISK 4,010
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