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15 Jun
15 Jun 2021

Fish catch in May was 108 thousand tonnes

The total catch of Icelandic vessels was 108 thousand tonnes in May 2021 which is 14% less than in May 2020. Demersal catch was 42 thousand tonnes of which 25 thousand tonnes were cod. The pelagic catch in May was mostly blue whiting, 58 thousand tonnes.

11 Jun
11 Jun 2021

The purchasing power of disposable income per capita increased by 2.6% in the first quarter

Household gross disposable income is estimated to have increased by 8.1% in the first quarter of 2021, compared with last year’s corresponding quarter. Disposable income per capita amounted to close to 1.1 million ISK in the quarter and is estimated to have icreased by 7% compared with the first quarter of 2020. The purchasing power of household disposable income per capita increased by 2.6% during the same period.

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Release calendar

  • 18 June 2021 Register based employment January-April 2021
  • 18 June 2021 Tourism Satellite Accounts 2020
  • 18 June 2021 Social indicators - Special issue on household finances
  • 21 June 2021 Total wage index 1 quarter 2021
  • 22 June 2021 Harmonised indices of consumer prices in May 2021
  • 22 June 2021 Building cost index for July 2021
  • 23 June 2021 Data on Purchasing Power Parities
  • 23 June 2021 Monthly wages index in May 2021 and related indices
  • 24 June 2021 The labour market in May 2021