Non-seasonally adjusted figures indicate a year over year increase in real Gross domestic product (GDP) by 2.6% for the 3rd quarter of 2018.
News release on value of catch in August 2018, due for release today, will be postponed.
According to preliminary figures for November 2018, the value of exported goods amounted to ISK 54,300 million fob and the value of imported goods amounted to ISK 72,100 million fob.
Immigrants in Iceland were 43,736 on 1 January 2018, 12.6% of the population. The proportion of immigrants is larger than last year, when it was 10.6%.
Three fourths of the total advertising revenue of the media in the year 2017 was divided between five media and telecommunication companies. Icelandic advertisers bought advertisements in the domestic media for 14,020 ISK million.
Tourism short-term indicators are a new addition to Statistics Iceland’s tourism statistics. The indicators will show the latest descriptive statistics for the tourism sector in Iceland. The indicators will be updated every month with the latest figures as they become available.