Germany Economy

Back to Economic Data Main Page

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 2020 1.056T EUR 3.63%
Components of GDP (View all 1)
Germany Exports of Goods and Services (NSA) 2018 1.872T USD 8.00%
Germany Imports of Goods and Services (NSA) 2018 1.629T USD 10.52%
Consumer Prices (View all 1)
Germany Consumer Price Index Aug 2020 106.20 -0.19%
Germany Inflation Rate Aug 2020 -0.10%
Economic Activity Indexes (View all 1)
ZEW Indicator of Economic Sentiment for Germany (NSA) Sep 2020 77.40 8.25%
Employment (View all 1)
Germany Unemployment Rate Jul 2020 4.40% 2.33%
Germany Youth Unemployment Rate Jul 2020 5.70% 0.00%
Energy (View all 1)
Germany Gas Rig Count Aug 2020 0.00
Germany Petroleum Products Demand Jul 2020 8.242M mt -1.44%
GDP (View all 1)
Germany GDP (SCA) Q2 2020 782.47B EUR -8.92%
Germany Real GDP Growth (SCA) Q2 2020 -11.30%
Germany Real GDP Growth (SCA) Q2 2020 -9.70% Chg Qtr
Government Assets and Liabilities (View all 1)
Germany General Government Gross Debt Outlook (NSA) 2024 45.60% of GDP -5.20%
House Prices (View all 1)
Germany House Price Index Q4 2019 156.37 1.61%
Interest Rates (View all 1)
Germany Long Term Interest Rate Aug 2020 -0.52%
International Transactions (View all 1)
Germany Exports of Goods and Services (NSA) 2018 1.872T USD 8.00%
Germany Exports YoY (NSA) Jul 2020 -11.00%
Germany Imports of Goods and Services (NSA) 2018 1.629T USD 10.52%
Germany Imports YoY (NSA) Jul 2020 -11.30%
Germany Trade Balance YoY (NSA) Jul 2020 -9.90%
Monetary (View all 1)
Germany TARGET Transactions Value Jul 2020 15.81T EUR -3.84%
Personal Income and Spending (View all 1)
Germany GINI Index (NSA) 2016 31.90 0.63%
Producer Prices (View all 1)
Germany Producer Price Index MoM (NSA) Aug 2020 0.00% -100.0%
Production & Business Activity (View all 1)
Germany Industrial Production Index MoM (SCA) Jul 2020 1.20% -87.10%
Retail and Services (View all 3)
Germany Real Retail Sales MoM (SCA) Jul 2020 -0.90%
Sentiment Surveys (View all 1)
Germany Consumer Confidence Indicator Aug 2020 -8.50
Germany Economic Sentiment Indicator Aug 2020 94.30 6.67%
Germany Ifo Business Climate Index Sep 2020 93.40 0.97%
View and sort all 1160 Germany Indicators

Related Indicator Reports

Report Last Updated
Ifo Business Survey Services Sector Sep 24, 04:47 EDT
Ifo Business Climate Index Sep 24, 04:47 EDT
Germany Producer Price Index Sep 18, 02:10 EDT
ZEW Indicator of Economic Sentiment Sep 15, 05:06 EDT
Germany Consumer Price Index Sep 14, 11:04 EDT
Germany Foreign Trade Sep 8, 02:00 EDT
Germany Industrial Production Sep 7, 02:06 EDT

{{root.upsell.info.feature_headline}}.

{{root.upsell.info.feature_description}}

Please note that this feature is only available as an add-on to YCharts subscriptions.


Please note that this feature requires full activation of your account and is not permitted during the free trial period.

Start My Free Trial {{root.upsell.info.call_to_action}} No credit card required.

Already a subscriber? Sign in.