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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

  • General government finances 2017, revision 13 December 2018
  • Quarterly government accounts, 3rd quarter 2018 13 December 2018
  • GDP and consumption in European countries 2015-2017 14 December 2018
  • Structural Business Statistics 2008-2017 14 December 2018
  • Fish catches in November 2018 14 December 2018
  • Passengers through Keflavik airport in November 2018 17 December 2018
  • Financial accounts 2007–2017, preliminary figures 17 December 2018
  • Rental cars by registration in December 2018 17 December 2018
  • Register based employment in August 2018 17 December 2018