Economic and Financial Data for ARGENTINA
[Last Update 22/10/14; updated daily]

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Observations

 

Unit Description

Date of Latest

Latest data

Previous data

Annual Growth Rate (1)

Links to Argentina's Data

REAL SECTOR

 

 

 

 

 

 

National Accounts

 

 

 

 

 

 

GDP at Constant Prices

mill. 2004 pesos

Q2/14

887,315,524

821,089,848

0.0%

INDEC - DNCN

Goods Productive Sectors (15)

mill. 2004 pesos

Q2/14

309,671,701

262,029,949

-0.2%

 

Agriculture, Forestry and Livestockbreeding

mill. 2004 pesos

Q2/14

64,648,438

30,649,724

4.2%

 

Fishing

mill. 2004 pesos

Q2/14

2,588,976

1,409,310

3.2%

 

Mining and Quarrying

mill. 2004 pesos

Q2/14

25,374,443

24,600,754

2.3%

 

Manufacturing

mill. 2004 pesos

Q2/14

169,842,460

159,477,947

-2.0%

 

Electricity, Gas and Water

mill. 2004 pesos

Q2/14

11,921,099

11,749,617

2.7%

 

Construction

mill. 2004 pesos

Q2/14

35,296,286

34,142,597

-2.3%

 

Service Productive Sectors (15)

mill. 2004 pesos

Q2/14

467,054,013

455,043,038

0.7%

 

Wholesale and Retail Trade and Repairs

mill. 2004 pesos

Q2/14

122,694,543

122,401,978

-4.2%

 

Hotels and Restaurants

mill. 2004 pesos

Q2/14

20,532,391

21,755,199

3.9%

 

Transport, Storage and Communication

mill. 2004 pesos

Q2/14

70,201,251

64,285,071

1.4%

 

Finance

mill. 2004 pesos

Q2/14

46,562,435

45,682,531

11.2%

 

Real State, Business and Rental Services

mill. 2004 pesos

Q2/14

86,793,538

83,732,633

1.8%

 

Public Management, Defense and Organizations Extra - territorial

mill. 2004 pesos

Q2/14

32,124,801

31,997,691

0.8%

 

Teaching, Social and Health Services

mill. 2004 pesos

Q2/14

52,671,691

49,826,398

2.9%

 

Other communitaries, social & personal activities and domestic services

mill. 2004 pesos

Q2/14

35,473,363

35,361,536

-3.1%

 

GDP at Current Prices

mill. pesos

Q2/14

4,346,818,256

3,717,679,725

29.8%

INDEC - DNCN

Production Index (EMI) (seasonally adjusted)

2006=100

Aug-14

127.0

128.7

-2.3%

INDEC

Labor Market

 

 

 

 

 

 

Employment rate

% of population

Q2/14

41.4

41.8

-3.9%

INDEC

Unemployment rate

% of labor force

Q2/14

7.5

7.1

4.2%

INDEC

Wages/Earnings (2)

1997=100

Q2/14

1,452.9

1,335.10

27.2%

INDEC

Price index

 

 

 

Consumer Prices

Q4/2013=100

Aug-14

121.50

119.90

 

INDEC

Wholesale Prices, IPIM

1993=100

Aug-14

801.81

790.47

28.30%

INDEC

FISCAL SECTOR

 

 

 

 

 

 

General Government Operations (3)

 

 

 

 

 

SH

Revenues

mill. pesos

2006

195,655.7

154,560.0

 

 

Expenditures

mill. pesos

2006

186,406.4

149,185.5

 

 

Balance, deficit(-) / surplus(+)

mill. pesos

2006

9,249.3

5,374.5

 

 

Of which: Public enterprises and Others, deficit(-)/surplus(+)

mill. pesos

2006

-469.0

-320.0

 

 

Financing

mill. pesos

2006

-9,249.3

-5,374.5

 

 

Net financial investment

mill. pesos

2006

-24,234.9

-12,858.5

 

 

Net Public debt and other net liabilities

mill. pesos

2006

2,074.6

-784.5

 

 

Variation of net assets

mill. pesos

2006

12,911.0

6,268.5

 

 

Central Government Operations (4)

 

 

 

 

 

SH

Revenues

mill. Pesos

Jul-14

86,058.30

93,320.60

 

 

Expenditures

mill. pesos

Jul-14

88,036.60

110,028.19

 

 

Balance, deficit(-) / surplus(+)

mill. pesos

Jul-14

-1,978.30

-16,707.59

 

 

Financing

mill. pesos

Jul-14

1,978.30

16,707.60

 

 

Financing (in local currency)

mill. pesos

Jul-14

3,440.60

17,301.60

 

 

Financing (in foreign currency)

mill. pesos

Jul-14

-1,462.30

-594.00

 

 

Central Government Debt (stock, end of period) (5)

mill. pesos

Q4/13

1,321,347

1,164,447

 

SH

By currency

 

 

 

 

 

 

U.S. dollar

mill. pesos

Q4/13

674,696

593,625

 

 

Argentine peso

mill. pesos

Q4/13

503,140

445,017

 

 

Euro

mill. pesos

Q4/13

129,515

112,671

 

 

Japanese Yen

mill. pesos

Q4/13

11,236

10,696

 

 

Other currencies

mill. pesos

Q4/13

0

0

 

 

By Creditor:

 

Q4/13

2,761

2,437

 

 

Loans

 

 

 

 

 

 

-bilateral

mill. pesos

Q4/13

5,002

3,980

 

 

-multilateral

mill. pesos

Q4/13

126,470

108,465

 

 

-private banks

mill. pesos

Q4/13

30,659

26,385

 

 

-securities

mill. pesos

Q4/13

874,660

776,552

 

 

-guaranteed loan

mill. pesos

Q4/13

19,789

19,299

 

 

-others

mill. pesos

Q4/13

226,060

195,084

 

 

-arrears

mill. pesos

Q4/13

38,706

34,682

 

 

Due in:

 

 

 

 

 

 

2012

mill. pesos

Q4/13

392,943

270,797

 

 

2013-2018

mill. pesos

Q4/13

410,166

366,727

 

 

2019-2089

mill. pesos

Q4/13

518,239

526,923

 

 

FINANCIAL SECTOR

 

 

 

 

 

 

Analytical Accounts of the Banking Sector

 

 

 

 

 

BCRA

Monetary aggregate (M1*) (6)

mill. pesos

Aug-14

501,206

488,899

26.31%

 

Monetary aggregate (M3*) (7)

mill. pesos

Aug-14

1,118,790

1,089,856

26.42%

 

Gross domestic credit to Public Sector

mill. pesos

Aug-14

367,545

360,156

44.97%

 

Gross domestic credit to Private Sector

mill. pesos

Aug-14

577,399

566,385

23.18%

 

Net External Position

mill. pesos

Aug-14

-10,706

-11,511

-98.17%

 

Analytical Accounts of the Central Bank, end of period (8)

 

 

 

 

 

BCRA

Monetary liabilities

mill. pesos

Oct/07/14

470,853

444,341

19.58%

 

Net domestic claims on Public Sector

mill. pesos

Oct/07/14

628,165

614,151

51.57%

 

Gross domestic claims on Private Sector

mill. pesos

Oct/07/14

-238,280

-254,269

-106.06%

 

Net External Position

mill. Pesos

Oct/07/14

230,468

231,496

20.75%

 

Interest rates (13)

 

 

 

 

 

BCRA

Public debt interest rates (14)

 

 

 

 

 

SF

Financial Soundness Indicators

 

Q2/14

 

 

 

BCRA

Stock Market (MERVAL). monthly average

1988=100

Sep-14

11,347

8,680

150.43%

CNV

EXTERNAL SECTOR

 

 

 

 

 

 

Balance of Payments

 

 

 

 

 

INDEC - DNCI

Current Account

Mill. US$

Q2/14

-3,460

609

 

 

Goods Net

Mill. US$

Q2/14

805

4,279

 

 

Exports of goods (FOB)

Mill. US$

Q2/14

15,877

20,902

 

 

Imports of goods (FOB)

Mill. US$

Q2/14

15,072

16,623

 

 

Services Net

Mill. US$

Q2/14

-1,289

-821

 

 

Services: Exports

Mill. US$

Q2/14

3,405

3,169

 

 

Services: Imports

Mill. US$

Q2/14

4,694

3,990

 

 

Income Credit

Mill. US$

Q2/14

556

593

 

 

Income Debit

Mill. US$

Q2/14

3,518

3,445

 

 

Net receipts from current transfers

Mill. US$

Q2/14

6

14

 

 

Capital Accounts

Mill. US$

Q2/14

0

15

 

 

Financial Accounts

Mill. US$

Q2/14

-92

1,539

 

 

Direct Investment Abroad

Mill. US$

Q2/14

-1,148

-292

 

 

Direct Investment in Argentina

Mill. US$

Q2/14

1,663

-1,718

 

 

Portfolio and Financial Derivatives – Net

Mill. US$

Q2/14

382

5,030

 

 

Other Investment – Net

Mill. US$

Q2/14

-989

-1,481

 

 

International Reserves (Transactions)

Mill. US$

Q2/14

-3,593

2,271

 

 

Net errors and omissions

Mill. US$

Q2/14

-181

-159

 

 

International reserves (stock, end of period) (9)

Mill, US$

Oct/07/14

27,774

27,979

-19.95%

BCRA (10)

Gold

Mill, US$

Oct/07/14

2,407

2,409

-8.23%

 

Multilateral Credit Agreements

Mill, US$

Oct/07/14

21

17

-31.54%

 

Derivative Instruments over International Reserves

Mill, US$

Oct/07/14

0

0

0.00%

 

Currency

Mill, US$

Oct/07/14

4,976

4,726

226.91%

 

SDRs

Mill, US$

Oct/07/14

3,048

3,057

-3.41%

 

Deposits to be realized in foreign currency

Mill, US$

Oct/07/14

17,321

17,770

-36.67%

 

IMF Reserve Position

Mill, US$

Oct/07/14

0.24

0.24

-31.15%

BCRA (10)

International Reserves and Foreign Currency Liquidity (Template)

Mill, US$

Aug-14

 

 

 

BCRA (10)

Total External Debt (stock end of period) (12)

Mill, US$

Q2/14

147,854

141,240

5.7%

INDEC - DNCI

Public Sector

Mill, US$

Q2/14

77,267

71,517

13.0%

 

Nonbank Private Sector

Mill, US$

Q2/14

67,620

67,029

-1.7%

 

Financial Sector (excluding Central Bank)

Mill, US$

Q2/14

2,966

2,693

12.8%

 

Merchandise trade

 

 

 

 

 

INDEC

Total exports (FOB)

mill, US$

Sep-14

6,016

6,599

-12.1%

 

Total imports (CIF)

mill, US$

Sep-14

5,612

5,700

-8.5%

 

Exchange rate

A$/US$

Daily

 

 

 

BCRA

International Investment Position

 

 

 

 

 

INDEC - DNCI

Net international investment position (stock, end of period)

mill, US$

2013

49,045

57,700

-15.0%

 

External Assets

mill, US$

2013

261,183

256,770

1.7%

 

Reserve Assets

mill, US$

2013

30,600

43,290

-29.3%

 

Direct investment

mill, US$

2013

34,326

32,916

4.3%

 

Other Assets

mill, US$

2013

196,257

180,564

8.7%

 

External Liabilities

mill, US$

2013

212,138

199,071

6.6%

 

Direct investment

mill, US$

2013

109,887

100,438

9.4%

 

Portfolio investment

mill, US$

2013

38,115

32,359

17.8%

 

Equity

mill, US$

2013

6,211

4,161

49.3%

 

Debt

mill, US$

2013

31,904

28,198

13.1%

 

Other liabilities

mill, US$

2013

64,136

66,273

-3.2%

 

POPULATION (11)

 

 

 

 

 

 

Census

Thousands

2010

40,117

36,260

10.6%

INDEC

Projections

Thousands

2013

42,203

41,733

1.1%

INDEC

 

 

(1) Change of latest data on same period of previous year in percent,

(2) Average wages per worker in the manufacturing industry,

(3) Includes Central Goverment, Public enterprises, Provincial and Municipal goverments, Accrual basis From 2004 onwards the data do not include municipios provisionally,

(4)  Data of the National Administration, which includes central goverment, decentralized bodies and social security institutions, Cash Basis,

(5)  It includes government guaranteed debt as well as direct liabilities,

(6)  M1* = Circulation in pesos + peso and US dollar deposits (demand and other),

(7) M3* = Circulation in pesos + peso and US dollar deposits (demand, savings, time deposits and other),

(8) There has been a change in monetary regulation that afect this data (see com, "A" 3274 BCRA)

(9) Liquidity reserves of BCRA, including national government deposits in BCRA, Exclude other national government external deposits, Exclude BCRA´s  national public bonds in foreign currency,

(10) This hiperlink provides access to a pdf file showing Argentina´s International Reserves on a daily basis and to the Template on International Reserves and Foreign Currency

(11) The growth rate corresponds to the population's change between 2001 and 2010, Projections are estimated with National Population and Houses Census 2010 and are prepared with the components method (UN 1956),

(12) Non financial private sector debt stocks and flows have been revised from December 2001 onwards, based on the results of the Central Bank survey ("A" 3602),

(13) It includes  interest rates on loans from Central Bank to Financial Entities, See table "tasa de interes y coeficientes de ajuste establecidos por el BCRA", "redescuento" spread sheet,

(14) See Table "Tasa Promedio Ponderada de la Deuda del Sector Publico Nacional por instrumento" (National Public Debt Average Interest Rate) in "Public Debt",
 National Public Debt is long term,

(23) At Producer`s price 

Data producers:
BCRA: Central Bank of Argentine Republic,

INDEC: National Bureau of Statistics and Census,

SPE: Secretariat of Economic Policy,

SH: Secretariat of the Treasury,

DNCI: National Bureau of International Accounts,

CNV: National Securities Comission,

DNCN: National Bureau of National Accounts,

DNCP: National Bureau of Coordination with Provinces,
Country's Economic and Financial Data:
Ministry of Economy and Infrastructure
Secretariat of Economic Policy INDEC
Undersecretariat of Finance
Secretariat of the Treasury Central Bank
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