Given the huge economic uncertainty generated by the spread of the coronavirus in Europe, we are currently only publishing headline real GDP growth forecasts for our countries. We will produce a full update of our forecasts as soon as is realistically possible.

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Main Economic Indicators201720182019202020212022
Population, 1000 persons413040914050...
GDP, real change in %
GDP per capita (EUR at PPP)186001950020600...
Gross industrial production, real change in %1.4-1.00.6...
Unemployment rate - LFS, in %, average11.28.56.5...
Average gross monthly wages, EUR107911391182...
Consumer prices, % p.a.
Fiscal balance in % of GDP0.80.30.3...
Public debt in % of GDP78.074.771.3...
Current account in % of GDP3.41.92.6...
FDI inflow, EUR mn462995600...
Gross external debt in % of GDP89.082.780.7...

Basic data are continuously updated.

* Forecasts are changed beginning of March, July and November.
See Press Conferences.

Forecasts as of March 2020 considering the effect of COVID-19 with a severe scenario. Due to this uncertain situation we only offer forecasts for GDP.


CROATIA: Solid growth

Hermine Vidovic
in: Uncertainty in Turbulent Times
wiiw Forecast Report No. Spring 2020, March 2020 , pp. 79-82
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Monthly Report No. 6/2019

Vasily Astrov, Rumen Dobrinsky, Richard Grieveson, Doris Hanzl-Weiss, Gabor Hunya, Sebastian Leitner, Isilda Mara, Olga Pindyuk, Leon Podkaminer, Sandor Richter, Hermine Vidovic and Goran Vuksic
wiiw Monthly Report No. 6, June 2019
27 pages including 24 Tables and 1 Figure