News and announcements

12 May
12 May 2021

Fewer sheep but more beef cows

Sheep were 3,4% fewer in Iceland in 2020 than in 2019 and ewes were 4% fewer. Beef cows stock increased by 14% between years and adult pigs were 3% fewer than in the year 2019. Figures have been updated.

11 May
11 May 2021

The import price index 1.7% higher in the first quarter

The import price index for the first quarter 2021 is 275.8 points, 1.7% higher than in the previous quarter. The export price index is 234.1 points, a 0.1% decrease from the previous quarter. The price index of imports increased by 10.5% from the first quarter 2020. The export price index is 4.2% higher than one year ago. Figures have been updated.

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Release calendar

  • 14 May 2021 Fish catch in April 2021
  • 20 May 2021 Harmonised indices of consumer prices in April 2021
  • 20 May 2021 Building cost index for June 2021
  • 21 May 2021 Monthly wages index in April 2021 and related indices
  • 25 May 2021 Deaths in 2020
  • 25 May 2021 Overnight stays 2020
  • 26 May 2021 Trade in goods and services, 1st quarter 2021 - preliminary figures
  • 26 May 2021 Insolvencies and prior activity of enterprises in April 2021
  • 27 May 2021 The labour market in April 2021