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Germany has a nominal GDP of $3.577 trillion according to 2011 estimates, making it the fourth largest country in the world. Germany is the world's third-largest exporter with exports accounting for more than a third of national output. The service sector dominates the economy, contributing about 70% of the GDP with industry contributing 29.1% and agriculture 0.9%. The country's major products are in engineering, including automobiles, machinery, metals, and chemical goods.

Major Germany Indicators

Period Value % Chg Prev
Central Banks (View all 1)
Germany Balance With Eurosystem/Target Aug 2018 889.12B EUR -1.55%
Components of GDP (View all 1)
Germany Exports of Goods and Services (NSA) 2017 1.737T USD 8.30%
Germany Imports of Goods and Services (NSA) 2017 1.459T USD 9.94%
Consumer Prices (View all 1)
Germany Change in Consumer Price Index (BV41) Aug 2018 0.20% Chg Mnth 100.0%
Germany Consumer Price Index Sep 2018 104.70 0.38%
Germany Inflation Rate Sep 2018 2.20% 15.79%
Economic Activity Indexes (View all 1)
ZEW Indicator of Economic Sentiment for Germany (NSA) Sep 2018 -10.60
Employment (View all 1)
Germany Unemployment Rate Aug 2018 3.40% 0.00%
Germany Youth Unemployment Rate Aug 2018 6.20% -1.59%
Energy (View all 1)
Germany Gas Rig Count Sep 2018 1.00 0.00%
Germany Petroleum Products Demand Jul 2018 9.187M mt -3.91%
GDP (View all 2)
Germany GDP (SCA) Q2 2018 847.63B EUR 1.16%
Germany GDP Growth (SWDA) Q2 2018 0.50% Chg Qtr 25.00%
Germany Real GDP Growth (SCA) Q2 2018 1.80% 0.00%
Government Assets and Liabilities (View all 1)
Germany General Government Gross Debt (NSA) 2023 44.60% of GDP -5.31%
House Prices (View all 1)
Germany House Price Index Q1 2018 134.92 0.55%
Industrial Production (View all 4)
Germany Change in Industrial Production: Production Aug 2018 -0.30% Chg Mnth
Interest Rates (View all 1)
Germany Long Term Interest Rate Sep 2018 0.37% 27.59%
International Transactions (View all 4)
Germany Change in Exports (NSA) Jul 2018 7.70% Chg Yr -1.28%
Germany Change in Imports (NSA) Jul 2018 12.00% Chg Yr 16.50%
Germany Change in Trade Balance (NSA) Aug 2018 -14.30% Chg Yr
Germany Exports of Goods and Services (NSA) 2017 1.737T USD 8.30%
Germany Imports of Goods and Services (NSA) 2017 1.459T USD 9.94%
Monetary (View all 1)
Germany TARGET Transactions Value Aug 2018 14.10T EUR -3.24%
Personal Income and Spending (View all 1)
Germany GINI Index (NSA) 2015 31.70
Producer Prices (View all 1)
Germany Change in Producer Price Index (NSA) Aug 2018 0.30% Chg Mnth 50.00%
Retail and Services (View all 5)
Germany Change in Real Retail Sales (SWDA) Aug 2018 -0.10% Mnth Yr
Sentiment Surveys (View all 1)
Germany Consumer Confidence Indicator Sep 2018 4.50 2.27%
Germany Economic Sentiment Indicator Sep 2018 112.50 -0.18%
Germany Ifo Business Climate Index Sep 2018 103.70 -0.19%
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