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.

map Russia
Main Economic Indicators201720182019202020212022
Population, 1000 persons146842146831146765...
GDP, real change in %
GDP per capita (EUR at PPP)181001990020500...
Gross industrial production, real change in %
Unemployment rate - LFS, in %, average5.24.84.6...
Average gross monthly wages, EUR595592654...
Consumer prices, % p.a.
Fiscal balance in % of GDP-
Public debt in % of GDP12.612.012.3...
Current account in % of GDP2.16.83.8...
FDI inflow, EUR mn25296745328377...
Gross external debt in % of GDP31.128.128.9...

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.


RUSSIA: A shift to pro-growth policies

Vasily Astrov
in: Uncertainty in Turbulent Times
wiiw Forecast Report No. Spring 2020, March 2020 , pp. 131-134
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Monthly Report No. 02/2020

Vasily Astrov, Nikolay Kondrashov, Liudmila Konovalova, Valeriy Mironov and Leon Podkaminer
wiiw Monthly Report No. 2, February 2020
40 pages including 1 Table and 26 Figures