Growth should stabilise at around 3% this year and in the medium term. It will be driven by domestic consumption and continued public investments. Acceleration is unlikely due to subdued developments in the region on which exports depend.

map Macedonia
Main Economic Indicators201120122013201420152016
Population, 1000 persons.205920612064...
GDP, real change in %2.8-
GDP per capita (EUR at PPP)900090009000...
Gross industrial production, real change in %6.9-2.73.2...
Unemployment rate - LFS, in %, average31.431.
Average gross monthly wages, EUR497498504...
Consumer prices, % p.a.
Fiscal balance in % of GDP-2.6-4.0-4.2...
Public debt in % of GDP32.339.042.7...
Current account in % of GDP-2.5-3.0-1.9-4.0-4.0-4.0
FDI inflow, EUR mn33772251...
Gross external debt in % of GDP64.969.468.0...

Basic data are continuously updated.

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Monthly Report No. 7-8/2014

Vasily Astrov, Rumen Dobrinsky, Vladimir Gligorov, Doris Hanzl-Weiss, Peter Havlik, Mario Holzner, Gabor Hunya, Michael Landesmann, Sebastian Leitner, Leon Podkaminer, Sandor Richter and Hermine Vidovic
wiiw Monthly Report No. 7-8, July 2014
23 pages including 1 Table and 2 Figures


MACEDONIA: Steady improvement

Vladimir Gligorov
in: Investment to the Rescue
wiiw Forecast Report No. Spring 2014, March 2014 , pp. 75-76
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