ELSTAT revises surplus down – Deficit at 9.7% in 2020
shares160 views
shares160 views

ELSTAT revises surplus down – Deficit at 9.7% in 2020

Panos - Apr 23, 2021

Despite the unprecedented global recession, the General Government deficit in 2020 was kept in the single digits. According to the Hellenic Statistical Authority, the public debt jumped…

shares695 views

ELSTAT: The Greek debt is 176,1% of GDP…

makis - Oct 22, 2018

The primary surplus of 2017 is marginally lower, according to ELSTAT’s latest data. ELSTAT revised the primary surplus of 2017 to 3,9% of GDP (against 4% of…

shares789 views

Greek appellate council to rule, for third time, whether ex-stats agency head to face criminal trial

Panos - Sep 28, 2018

A council of appellate justices will decide, for a third time, whether the former head of Greece's statistics authority, Andreas Georgiou, will be tried on charges of…

shares839 views

ELSTAT: Growth up by 2.3% in first quarter of 2018

makis - Jun 04, 2018

The Hellenic Statistical Authority announced growth of 2.3% in the first quarter of 2018 on Monday morning, relying mainly on exports that moved upwards in contrast to…

shares978 views

Yet another acquittal for former head of stats agency, Andreas Georgiou, overturned

Panos - May 15, 2018

A Supreme Court council, the one specializing in criminal code cases, on Monday accepted a recommendation by a high court prosecutor to overturn a previous acquittal of…

shares971 views

Greek GDP primary surplus at 4.2%, EC Vice-President and ELSTAT say

makis - Apr 23, 2018

Greece has achieved a 4.2% primary surplus of the GDP fo 2017, according to official data released by the Hellenic Statistical Authority. Earlier the EC Vice-President Valdis…

shares1061 views

ELSTAT: Unemployment up in last quarter of 2017

makis - Mar 15, 2018

Unemployment rose in the fourth quarter of 2017, according to the Greek Statistical Authority ELSTAT), reaching 21.2% against 20.2% in the third quarter of the year. According…

shares919 views

Greek GDP rises for fourth consecutive quarter

Panos - Mar 06, 2018

New data has revealed that Greece’s economy grew again last October-December, a fourth consecutive period of quarter-on-quarter growth. ELSTAT, Greece’s official statistics agency, said on Monday that…

shares1160 views

Greek consumer price inflation slows to 0.2 pct in January

Panos - Feb 16, 2018

Greece's annual EU-harmonised inflation rate slowed in January, statistics service ELSTAT data showed on Thursday. The reading in January was 0.2 percent from 1.0 percent in December.…

shares1048 views

Statistics authority: Greek households continue to use savings in order to maintain consumption

Panos - Jan 26, 2018

Greek households continued to "dip" into their savings in order to maintain their rate of consumption at a fixed level, Greece’s independent statistics authority revealed this week.…

shares1333 views

Still bailout-dependent Greece still lags behind EU, EZ in GDP growth rate

Panos - Dec 08, 2017

Greece's crucial need for economic recovery is still plagued by the lowest growth rates in Europe and the Eurozone, Eurostat announced on Thursday, after released updated figures…

shares1320 views

Greece Growth Rate Slows In Third Quarter of 2017

Panos - Dec 05, 2017

Greece’s economy grew at a slower pace in the third quarter, data from the Hellenic Statistical Authority showed on Monday. Gross domestic product expanded 0.3 percent sequentially,…

shares1813 views

1.3% GDP growth for 3rd quarter: ELSTAT

makis - Dec 04, 2017

The Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) announced Monday morning that the growth rate for the 3rd quarter of 2017 would amount to 1.3%. The figure is lower than…

shares1306 views

Eurostat: Greek macroeconomic indices showing a return to normalcy

Panos - Nov 23, 2017

Greece's recession-battered economy is showing significant improvement in Stability Pact macroeconomic indices, 10 months before a scheduled end of the third bailout for the country. According to…

shares1108 views

Hyper-taxation wipes out disposable income in 2016, ELSTAT data shows

makis - Nov 06, 2017

Greek citizen’s disposable income fell below the catastrophic 2015 economic year, recording a 2.7 billion euro contraction, according to data released by the Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT).…

shares1085 views

ELSTAT: Greek household spending down 2.5% in 2016, yoy

Panos - Oct 12, 2017

Greek households reduced overall spending in 2016 compared to 2015, with expenditures for food and housing nevertheless increasing. The figures were released by the country's independent statistics…

shares1245 views

ELSTAT: More deaths than births in Greece in 2016

makis - Oct 02, 2017

Greece is sitting on a demographic time-bomb, as its population is aging at an alarming rate, according to data released by the Statistical Authority (ELSTAT). The figures…

shares1159 views

GDP growth below forecasts, ELSTAT provisional data reveals

makis - Sep 01, 2017

According to the Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT), the GDP grew by 0.5% compared to the first quarter of 2017 and recorded an annual rise of 0.8%, in…

shares1153 views

Greek inflation rate steady at 0.9% in July 2017; CPI at 1% yoy

Panos - Aug 10, 2017

Greece's annual EU-harmonized inflation rate was steady in July 2017, according to figures announced by the national statistical authority (EL.STAT) on Wednesday. The figure for July 2017…

shares1110 views

Greek Statistics Service Suspends Release of GDP Flash Quarterly Estimates

Panos - Aug 08, 2017

Statistics service ELSTAT has suspended until further notice the release of flash quarterly estimates on the country’s gross domestic product because of divergences with provisional estimates, an…