News and announcements

21 Jan
21 Jan 2019

Compound annual turnover growth of five years old enterprises was 27%

Business Demography Statistics are new statistics and were designed to provide a detailed analysis of business population and to provide an image of quantitative and qualitative aspects for various NACE divisions/groups and their development over a longer period of time.

16 Jan
16 Jan 2019

Monthly balance of trade in goods and services for October 2018

Total export of trade in goods and services is estimated 124,400 million ISK in October and total import of trade in goods and services is estimated 112,000 million ISK. The surplus of balance of trade in goods and services is estimated 12,400 million ISK.

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Key figures

Consumer price index in and inflation index in

Wage index in

Building cost index in

Producer price index in

Indices overview

Population 1 January

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Economic growth

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Unemployment in

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Inflation in , 12 month change CPI

Graphs

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

  • Employment in registers - 3rd quarter 2018 22 January 2019
  • Business Demography Statistics – the number of persons employed and turnover in the first operating year 23 January 2019
  • Monthly wages index in December 2018 and related indices 23 January 2019
  • The labour market in December 2018 24 January 2019
  • Disposable income of the household sector 2017 25 January 2019
  • Working paper: Re-evaluation of the Icelandic social indicators system 25 January 2019
  • Business Demography Statistics - the number of persons employed and turnover in enterprise deaths 25 January 2019
  • Unadjusted Gender Pay Gap 2017 28 January 2019
  • Population in the 4th quarter 2018 28 January 2019