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Réunion
Réunion (French: La Réunion, pronounced [la ʁe.ynjɔ̃] (listen); previously Île Bourbon) is an overseas department and region of France and an island in the Indian Ocean, east of Madagascar and 175 km (109 mi) southwest of Mauritius. As of January 2019, it had a population of 866,506.The island has been inhabited since the 16th century, when people from France and Madagascar settled there. Slavery was abolished on 20 December 1848 (a date celebrated yearly on the island), when the French Second Republic abolished slavery in the French colonies. However, later on indentured workers were brought to Réunion from South India, among other places. The island became an overseas department of France in 1946. As in France, the official language is French. In addition, the majority of the region's population speaks Réunion Creole. Administratively, Réunion is one of the overseas departments of France. Like the other four overseas departments, it is also one of the 18 regions of France, with the modified status of overseas region, and an integral part of the republic with the same status as Metropolitan France. Réunion is an outermost region of the European Union and, as an overseas department of France, part of the ... [More]

Economic Indicators + Forecasts

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  • Forecast
Indicator Last Time Previous Range Frequency Metric
Asylum Applications 25815.00 19 Jan 21470 10785 : 167190 Monthly persons
Balance of Trade -24902.00 19 Jan 776 -34766 : 21400 Monthly EUR Million
Business Confidence 0.60 19 Jan 2.8 -38.1 : 9.5 Monthly Index Points
CPI Transportation 105.05 19 Feb 104 59.31 : 108 Monthly
Capacity Utilization 83.20 19 Mar 83.4 69.9 : 85.1 Quarterly %
Changes in Inventories 20970.40 18 Dec 35496 -31462 : 35496 Quarterly EUR Million
Construction Output 0.50 18 Dec 2 -11.7 : 12.2 Monthly %
Consumer Confidence -7.10 19 Mar -7.2 -23.7 : -1.7 Monthly Index Points
Consumer Price Index Cpi 104.02 19 Feb 104 60.06 : 105 Monthly Index Points
Consumer Spending 2011288.60 18 Dec 2004762 1360843 : 2011289 Quarterly EUR Million
Core Consumer Prices 102.93 19 Feb 103 74.69 : 104 Monthly Index Points
Core Inflation Rate 1.20 19 Feb 1.3 0.7 : 2.7 Monthly %
Corporate Tax Rate 21.30 18 Dec 21.9 21.3 : 35.2 Yearly %
Cpi Housing Utilities 105.28 19 Feb 105 47.81 : 105 Monthly
Current Account to GDP 1.30 17 Dec 1.3 -2.2 : 1.3 Yearly %
Economic Optimism Index 106.10 19 Jan 108 65.3 : 117 Monthly
Employed Persons 232070.40 18 Sep 230486 213002 : 232070 Quarterly Thousand
Employment Change 0.20 18 Dec 0.2 -0.7 : 0.5 Quarterly %
Exports 153621.70 19 Jan 154769 42243 : 179976 Monthly EUR Million
Food Inflation 2.00 19 Feb 1.4 -1 : 16.1 Monthly %
Full Time Employment 183369.10 18 Sep 181041 167304 : 183369 Quarterly Thousand
GDP 17277.70 17 Dec 16492 359 : 19137 Yearly USD Billion
GDP Annual Growth Rate 1.40 18 Dec 1.8 -5.4 : 4.5 Quarterly %
GDP Constant Prices 3640884.00 18 Dec 3630658 2401552 : 3640884 Quarterly EUR Million
GDP Deflator 110.09 18 Dec 110 75.37 : 110 Quarterly Index Points
GDP Growth Rate 0.30 18 Dec 0.3 -2.7 : 1.3 Quarterly %
GDP Per Capita Ppp 37204.61 17 Dec 36357 24875 : 37205 Yearly USD
GDP per capita 36593.03 17 Dec 35810 10057 : 36593 Yearly USD
Government Budget -1.00 17 Dec -1.6 -6.6 : -0.9 Yearly %
Government Debt 12504712.50 17 Dec 12412599 5800074 : 12512303 Yearly EUR Million
Government Debt to GDP 81.60 17 Dec 83.3 57.5 : 86.5 Yearly %
Government Spending 739661.10 18 Dec 733935 513369 : 739661 Quarterly EUR Million
Government Spending To GDP 45.80 17 Dec 46.3 44.6 : 50.1 Yearly %
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 778314.50 18 Dec 787810 502889 : 787810 Quarterly EUR Million
Home Ownership Rate 69.30 17 Dec 69.2 69.2 : 73.2 yearly %
Housing Index 114.74 18 Sep 113 83.5 : 115 Quarterly Index Points
Imports 178523.70 19 Jan 153993 52217 : 187802 Monthly EUR Million
Industrial Production -0.40 19 Jan -2.8 -19.3 : 9.4 Monthly %
Industrial Production Mom 1.00 19 Jan -0.4 -3.8 : 2.8 Monthly %
Inflation Rate 1.60 19 Feb 1.5 -0.5 : 8.4 Monthly %
Inflation Rate Mom 0.40 19 Feb -0.8 -1.3 : 2.5 Monthly %
Labor Force Participation Rate 58.20 18 Sep 58.1 56.3 : 58.2 Quarterly %
Labour Costs 109.50 18 Sep 115 88.2 : 115 Quarterly Index Points
Long Term Unemployment Rate 2.80 18 Sep 3 2.4 : 5.3 Quarterly %
Manufacturing Production -1.10 19 Jan -2.7 -20 : 9.8 Monthly %
Mining Production -3.40 19 Jan 2.6 -18.9 : 21.6 Monthly %
Part Time Employment 42491.90 18 Sep 43380 31485 : 43380 Quarterly Thousand
Personal Income Tax Rate 38.60 18 Dec 39.2 38 : 47 Yearly %
Personal Savings 10.21 18 Sep 10 9.58 : 13.11 Quarterly %
Population 512.60 18 Dec 512 407 : 513 Yearly Million
Producer Prices 106.50 19 Jan 106 65.3 : 108 Monthly Index Points
Producer Prices Change 2.90 19 Jan 3 -7.6 : 10.7 Monthly %
Productivity 108.90 18 Dec 106 83.7 : 109 Quarterly Index Points
Retail Sales MoM 1.10 19 Jan -1.3 -1.9 : 2.9 Monthly %
Retail Sales YoY 2.50 19 Jan 0.9 -4 : 6.1 Monthly %
Retirement Age Men 64.28 18 Dec 64.21 62.57 : 64.28 Yearly
Retirement Age Women 63.44 18 Dec 63.31 61.24 : 63.44 Yearly
Sales Tax Rate 21.50 18 Dec 21.5 13.63 : 21.6 Yearly %
Steel Production 13801.65 19 Jan 13176 8457 : 19178 Monthly Thousand Tonnes
Unemployed Persons 16222.00 19 Jan 16278 16132 : 26608 Monthly Thousand
Unemployment Rate 6.50 19 Jan 6.6 6.5 : 11 Monthly %
Wage Growth 2.70 18 Sep 2.8 0.9 : 3.6 Quarterly %
Youth Unemployment Rate 14.90 19 Jan 14.9 14.9 : 24 Monthly %
Indicator Actual Q2/19 Q3/19 Q4/19 Q1/20 2020 Metric
Asylum Applications 25815.00 37200 45100 37200 38900 32400 persons
Balance of Trade -24902.00 7000 -2600 4900 3560 6100 EUR Million
Business Confidence 0.60 -6.7 -6.2 -7.8 -4 -4 Index Points
CPI Transportation 105.05 108 108 107 105 109
Capacity Utilization 83.20 83.7 83.7 84.5 83.8 84.5 %
Changes in Inventories 20970.40 24500 17500 14000 11800 12500 EUR Million
Construction Output 0.50 1.9 2.1 1.8 1.7 1.7 %
Consumer Confidence -7.10 -14.2 -12.8 -10.2 -7.1 -7 Index Points
Consumer Price Index Cpi 104.02 106 106 106 105 108 Index Points
Consumer Spending 2011288.60 2025933 2028819 2037435 2015037 2070034 EUR Million
Core Consumer Prices 102.93 105 105 105 104 107 Index Points
Core Inflation Rate 1.20 1.2 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.5 %
Corporate Tax Rate 21.30 21.3 21.3 21.3 21.3 21.3 %
Cpi Housing Utilities 105.28 105 106 106 104 108
Current Account to GDP 1.30 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.4 %
Economic Optimism Index 106.10 106 106 106 105 107
Employed Persons 232070.40 233000 234000 235000 233000 236000 Thousand
Employment Change 0.20 0.4 0.5 0.6 0.4 0.5 %
Exports 153621.70 161100 155500 157400 166200 164200 EUR Million
Food Inflation 2.00 1.5 1.4 1.6 1.7 1.8 %
Full Time Employment 183369.10 183900 184400 184900 183600 1869000 Thousand
GDP 17277.70 18500 18500 18500 18500 18700 USD Billion
GDP Annual Growth Rate 1.40 1.3 1.2 1.3 1.1 1.6 %
GDP Constant Prices 3640884.00 3666932 3674225 3688215 3643028 3747227 EUR Million
GDP Deflator 110.09 112 112 113 111 115 Index Points
GDP Growth Rate 0.30 0.4 0.3 0.4 0.2 0.6 %
GDP Per Capita Ppp 37204.61 38700 38700 38700 38700 39400 USD
GDP per capita 36593.03 38500 38500 38500 38500 39750 USD
Government Budget -1.00 -0.9 -0.9 -0.9 -0.9 -0.7 %
Government Debt 12504712.50 12900000 12900000 12900000 12900000 13200000 EUR Million
Government Debt to GDP 81.60 80.4 80.4 80.4 80.4 79.8 %
Government Spending 739661.10 742391 742743 749277 738814 761265 EUR Million
Government Spending To GDP 45.80 45.4 45.4 45.4 45.4 45.5 %
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 778314.50 783820 797264 788433 770499 801048 EUR Million
Home Ownership Rate 69.30 68.5 68.5 68.5 68.5 68.4 %
Housing Index 114.74 114 114 115 113 117 Index Points
Imports 178523.70 154100 158100 152500 162640 158100 EUR Million
Industrial Production -0.40 2.8 2.7 3 1.8 2.3 %
Industrial Production Mom 1.00 -0.3 -0.4 0.4 0.3 0.3 %
Inflation Rate 1.60 1.5 1.3 1.4 1.7 1.6 %
Inflation Rate Mom 0.40 0.4 0.3 0.5 0.9 0.4 %
Labor Force Participation Rate 58.20 58.6 58.8 59 58.4 59.5 %
Labour Costs 109.50 118 113 112 109 115 Index Points
Long Term Unemployment Rate 2.80 2.6 2.4 2.4 2.6 2.2 %
Manufacturing Production -1.10 2.3 2 2.2 1.6 2.4 %
Mining Production -3.40 -1.6 0.6 1 -3.2 1.6 %
Part Time Employment 42491.90 43400 43500 43600 43300 43800 Thousand
Personal Income Tax Rate 38.60 38.6 38.6 38.6 38.6 38.6 %
Personal Savings 10.21 10.7 10.7 10.9 10.5 11.4 %
Population 512.60 514 514 514 514 515 Million
Producer Prices 106.50 107 109 108 106 110 Index Points
Producer Prices Change 2.90 1.8 1.9 1.8 2.3 1.8 %
Productivity 108.90 108 109 110 107 112 Index Points
Retail Sales MoM 1.10 0.4 -0.8 0.3 0.6 0.4 %
Retail Sales YoY 2.50 1.4 1.6 1.5 1.1 2 %
Retirement Age Men 64.28 64.5 64.5 64.5 64.5 65
Retirement Age Women 63.44 63.7 63.7 63.7 63.7 64
Sales Tax Rate 21.50 21.5 21.5 21.5 21.5 21.5 %
Steel Production 13801.65 14500 14200 14000 15200 14200 Thousand Tonnes
Unemployed Persons 16222.00 16050 16000 15900 16150 15700 Thousand
Unemployment Rate 6.50 6.2 6 5.8 6.4 5.5 %
Wage Growth 2.70 2.7 2.9 2.6 2.6 2.6 %
Youth Unemployment Rate 14.90 13.8 13.6 13.2 14 12.5 %