Economic and Financial Data for ARGENTINA
Last Update 2016-09-28;
updated daily
The data shown in this page correspond to the data described on the International Monetary Fund's Dissemination Standards Bulletin Board (DSBB). For a fuller explanation of the DSBB and the statistical standards to which Argentina has committed, please click on DSBB Home Page.

Please note that Argentina declared a National Statistical Emergency (Decree 55/2016), saying it will stop releasing data on the economy until the government statistics agency (INDEC) is overhauled and its numbers can be trusted. Consequently, the economic series highlighted in yellow below are under revision and the release calendar was discontinued until further notice. Please enter to the following link to see the Advance Release Calendar (ARC).


SDDS Categories and Components Observations
Unit Description Date of Latest Latest data Previous data Annual Growth Rate Links to Argentina's Data
Real sector
National Accounts
GDP at Constant Prices
AR$ million 2004 Q2/16 N/A 762,231 N/A 673,923 -3.4 %
Goods Productive Sectors
AR$ million 2004 Q2/16 N/A 276,344 N/A 200,942 -7.5 %
Agriculture, Forestry and Livestockbreeding
AR$ million 2004 Q2/16 N/A 101,449 N/A 33,311 -7.9%
Fishing
AR$ million 2004 Q2/16 N/A 2,028 N/A 1,412 -15.7%
Mining and Quarrying
AR$ million 2004 Q2/16 N/A 22,367 N/A 22,267 -5.5%
Manufacturing
AR$ million 2004 Q2/16 N/A 117,404 N/A 110,624 -7.9%
Electricity, Gas and Water
AR$ million 2004 Q2/16 N/A 12,528 N/A 12,730 4.1%
Construction
AR$ million 2004 Q2/16 N/A 20,568 N/A 20,598 -10.2%
Service Productive Sectors
AR$ million 2004 Q2/16 N/A 367,294 N/A 354,025 -0.4 %
Wholesale and Retail Trade and Repairs
AR$ million 2004 Q2/16 N/A 94,225 N/A 86,443 -2.1%
Hotels and Restaurants
AR$ million 2004 Q2/16 N/A 10,166 N/A 11,790 3.1%
Transport, Storage and Communication
AR$ million 2004 Q2/16 N/A 58,413 N/A 55,232 1.2%
Finance
AR$ million 2004 Q2/16 N/A 25,488 N/A 26,732 -5.7%
Real State, Business and Rental Services
AR$ million 2004 Q2/16 N/A 72,531 N/A 69,759 -0.9%
Public Management, Defense and Organizations Extra - territorial
AR$ million 2004 Q2/16 N/A 32,752 N/A 32,757 2.8%
Teaching, Social and Health Services
AR$ million 2004 Q2/16 N/A 51,068 N/A 48,624 2.5%
Other Communitaries, Social and Personal Activities and Domestic Services
AR$ million 2004 Q2/16 N/A 22,651 N/A 22,688 -0.9%
GDP at Current Prices
AR$ million Q2/16 N/A 8,228,249 N/A 6,943,321 40.2 %
Production Index (EMI) (not seasonally adjusted)
2004=100 Jul-16 N/A N/A -7.9%
Labor Market
Employment rate
% of population Q2/16 N/A 41.7 N/A %
Unemployment rate
% of labor force Q2/16 N/A 9.3 N/A %
Wages/Earnings
1997=100 Q2/16 N/A N/A 30.9 %
Price index
Consumer Prices
Ref Apr16=100 Weights 2004/05 Ago-16 N/A N/A %
Wholesale Prices, IPIM
Ref Dec15=100 Weights 1993 Ago-16 N/A 130.72 N/A 130.21 %
Fiscal sector
General Goverment Operations
Revenues
AR$ Million 2014 N/A 1,623,516 N/A 1,163,886 %
Expenditures
AR$ Million 2014 N/A 1,789,818 N/A 1,245,681 %
Balance, deficit(-) / surplus(+)
AR$ Million 2014 N/A -166,302 N/A -81,795 %
Of which: Public enterprises and Others, deficit(-) / surplus(+)
AR$ Million 2014 N/A -80,824 N/A -53,483 %
Financing
AR$ Million 2014 N/A 166,302 N/A 81,795 %
Net financial investment
AR$ Million 2014 N/A -192,335 N/A -96,705 %
Net Public debt and other net liabilities
AR$ Million 2014 N/A 304,589 N/A 138,913 %
Variation of net assets
AR$ Million 2014 N/A 54,048 N/A 39,586 %
Central Goverment Operations
Revenues
AR$ Million Jul-16 N/A 130,759 N/A 141,494 %
Expenditures
AR$ Million Jul-16 N/A 161,271 N/A 200,334 %
Balance, deficit(-) / surplus(+)
AR$ Million Jul-16 N/A -30,512 N/A -58,840 %
Financing
AR$ Million Jul-16 N/A 30,512 N/A 58,840 %
Financing (in local currency)
AR$ Million Jul-16 N/A -19,438 N/A 21,393 %
Financing (in foreign currency)
AR$ Million Jul-16 N/A 49,949 N/A 37,447 %
Central Goverment Debt (stock, end of period)
AR$ Million Q2/16 N/A 3,862,663 N/A 3,632,360 %
By Currency:
N/A N/A %
- U.S Dollar
AR$ Million N/A N/A %
- Argentine Peso
AR$ Million N/A N/A %
- Euro
AR$ Million N/A N/A %
- Japanese Yen
AR$ Million N/A N/A %
- other currencies
AR$ Million N/A N/A %
By creditor:
N/A N/A %
Loans
N/A N/A %
- Bilateral
AR$ Million N/A N/A %
- Multilateral
AR$ Million N/A N/A %
- Private banks
AR$ Million N/A N/A %
- Securities
AR$ Million N/A N/A %
- Guaranted loan
AR$ Million N/A N/A %
- Other
AR$ Million N/A N/A %
- Arrears
AR$ Million N/A N/A %
Due in:
N/A N/A %
- 2014-2015
AR$ Million N/A N/A %
- 2016-2021
AR$ Million N/A N/A %
- 2022-2089
AR$ Million N/A N/A %
Financial sector
Analytical Accounts of the Banking Sector
Monetary aggregate (M1*)
AR$ Million Jul-16 N/A 754,947 N/A 753,914 14.1 %
Monetary aggregate (M3*)
AR$ Million Jul-16 N/A 1,928,090 N/A 1,905,261 30.0 %
Gross domestic credit to Public Sector
AR$ Million Jul-16 N/A 627,340 N/A 635,411 21.4 %
Gross domestic credit to Private Sector
AR$ Million Jul-16 N/A 958,249 N/A 948,056 31.9 %
Net External Position
AR$ Million Jul-16 N/A -26,849 N/A -23,257 -69.1 %
Analytical Accounts of the Central Bank, end of period
Analytical Accounts of the Banking Sector
N/A N/A %
Monetary aggregate (M1*)
AR$ Million Jul-16 N/A 754,947 N/A 753,914 14.1%
Monetary aggregate (M3*)
AR$ Million Jul-16 N/A 1,928,090 N/A 1,905,261 30.0%
Gross domestic credit to Public Sector
AR$ Million Jul-16 N/A 627,340 N/A 635,411 21.4%
Gross domestic credit to Private Sector
AR$ Million Jul-16 N/A 958,249 N/A 948,056 31.9%
Net External Position
AR$ Million Jul-16 N/A -26,849 N/A -23,257 -69.1%
Analytical Accounts of the Central Bank, end of period
N/A N/A %
Monetary liabilities
AR$ Million Sep/23/16 N/A 823,006 N/A 840,178 36.1%
Net domestic claims on Public Sector
AR$ Million Sep/23/16 N/A 1,393,775 N/A 1,380,007 65.3%
Gross domestic claims on Private Sector
AR$ Million Sep/23/16 N/A -667,631 N/A -647,512 -86.5%
Net External Position
AR$ Million Sep/23/16 N/A 432,230 N/A 430,752 39.2%
Interest rates
Growth N/A N/A %
Public debt interest rates
N/A N/A %
Financial Soundness Indicators
Q1/16 N/A N/A %
Stock Market (MERVAL), monthly average
1988=100 Ago-16 N/A 15,530 N/A 15,434 41.4 %
Interest rates
Public debt interest rates
N/A N/A %
Financial Soundness Indicators
Q1/16 N/A N/A %
Stock Market (MERVAL), monthly average
1988=100 Ago-16 N/A 15,530 N/A 15,434 41.4%
External sector
Balance of Payments
Current account
US$ Million Q2/16 N/A -2,679 N/A %
Goods Net
US$ Million Q2/16 N/A 1,484 N/A %
Exports of goods (FOB)
US$ Million Q2/16 N/A 15,336 N/A %
Imports of goods (FOB)
US$ Million Q2/16 N/A 13,852 N/A %
Services Net
US$ Million Q2/16 N/A -1,448 N/A %
Services: Exports
US$ Million Q2/16 N/A 2,815 N/A %
Services: Imports
US$ Million Q2/16 N/A 4,262 N/A %
Income Credit
US$ Million Q2/16 N/A 699 N/A %
Income Debit
US$ Million Q2/16 N/A 3,362 N/A %
Net receipts from current transfers
US$ Million Q2/16 N/A -54 N/A %
Capital account
US$ Million Q2/16 N/A 0 N/A %
Financial account
US$ Million Q2/16 N/A 3,871 N/A %
Direct investment abroad
US$ Million Q2/16 N/A -276 N/A %
Direct investment in Argentina
US$ Million Q2/16 N/A 1,578 N/A %
Portfolio and Financial Derivatives - Net
US$ Million Q2/16 N/A 21,607 N/A %
Other investment - Net
US$ Million Q2/16 N/A -19,038 N/A %
International reserves (transactions)
US$ Million Q2/16 N/A 936 N/A %
Net Errors and Omissions
US$ Million Q2/16 N/A -118 N/A %
International reserves (stock, end of period)
US$ Million Sep/15/16 N/A 30,812 N/A 31,330 -7.9%
Balance of Payments
N/A N/A %
Current account
US$ Million Q2/16 N/A -2,679 N/A %
Goods Net
US$ Million Q2/16 N/A 1,484 N/A %
Services Net
US$ Million Q2/16 N/A -1,448 N/A %
Income Credit
US$ Million Q2/16 N/A 699 N/A %
Income Debit
US$ Million Q2/16 N/A 3,362 N/A %
Net receipts from current transfers
US$ Million Q2/16 N/A -54 N/A %
Capital account
US$ Million Q2/16 N/A 0 N/A %
Financial account
US$ Million Q2/16 N/A 3,871 N/A %
Direct investment abroad
US$ Million Q2/16 N/A -276 N/A %
Direct investment in Argentina
US$ Million Q2/16 N/A 1,578 N/A %
Portfolio and Financial Derivatives - Net
US$ Million Q2/16 N/A 21,607 N/A %
Other investment - Net
US$ Million Q2/16 N/A -19,038 N/A %
International reserves (transactions)
US$ Million Q2/16 N/A 936 N/A %
Net Errors and Omissions
US$ Million Q2/16 N/A -118 N/A %
International reserves (stock, end of period)
US$ Million Sep/23/16 N/A 30,737 N/A 30,812 -7.8 %
Gold
US$ Million Sep/23/16 N/A 2,652 N/A 2,607 18.2%
Multilateral Credit Agreements
US$ Million Sep/23/16 N/A 1 N/A 0 -97.2%
Derivative Instruments over International Reserves
US$ Million Sep/23/16 N/A -45 N/A -37 0.0%
Currency
US$ Million Sep/23/16 N/A 14,389 N/A 14,122 -17.6%
SDRs
US$ Million Sep/23/16 N/A 2,497 N/A 2,495 -13.3%
Deposits to be realized in foreign currency
US$ Million Sep/23/16 N/A 10,869 N/A 11,250 1.3%
IMF Reserve Position
US$ Million Sep/23/16 N/A 374.39 N/A 374.19 117,183.9%
International Reserves and Foreign Currency Liquidity (Template)
US$ Million Aug-16 N/A N/A %
Total External Debt (stock, end of period)
US$ Million Q2/16 N/A 188,266 N/A %
Public Sector
US$ Million Q2/16 N/A 121,229 N/A %
Nonbank Private Sector
US$ Million Q2/16 N/A 63,889 N/A %
Financial Sector (excluding Central Bank)
US$ Million Q2/16 N/A 3,148 N/A %
Merchandise trade
N/A N/A %
Total exports (FOB)
US$ Million Jul-16 N/A 4,960 N/A 5,266 -10.9%
Total imports (CIF)
US$ Million Jul-16 N/A 4,690 N/A 5,135 -17.3%
Exchange rate
AR$ / US$ Daily N/A N/A %
International Investment Position
N/A N/A %
Net internacional investment posicion (stock, end of period)
US$ Million 2015 N/A 55,380.6 N/A 71,140.4 -22.2%
External Assets
US$ Million 2015 N/A 272,593.7 N/A 268,008.7 1.7%
External Liabilities
US$ Million 2015 N/A 217,213.1 N/A 196,868.3 10.3%
International Reserves and Foreign Currency Liquidity (Template)
US$ Million Aug-16 N/A N/A %
Total External Debt (stock, end of period)
US$ Million Q2/16 N/A 188,266 N/A %
Public Sector
US$ Million Q2/16 N/A 121,229 N/A %
Nonbank Private Sector
US$ Million Q2/16 N/A 63,889 N/A %
Financial Sector (excluding Central Bank)
US$ Million Q2/16 N/A 3,148 N/A %
Merchandise trade
Total exports (FOB)
US$ Million Aug-16 N/A 5,762 N/A 4,967 12.0 %
Total imports (CIF)
US$ Million Aug-16 N/A 5,047 N/A 5,435 -7.1 %
Exchange rate
AR$ / US$ Daily N/A N/A %
International Investment Position
Net internacional investment posicion (stock, end of period)
US$ Million 2015 N/A 55,380.6 N/A 71,140.4 -22.2 %
External Assets
US$ Million 2015 N/A 272,593.7 N/A 268,008.7 1.7 %
- Reserve Assets
US$ Million 2015 N/A 25,563.2 N/A 31,407.3 -18.6%
- Direct investment
US$ Million 2015 N/A 37,842.9 N/A 36,179.7 4.6%
- Other assets
US$ Million 2015 N/A 209,187.6 N/A 200,421.7 4.4%
External Liabilities
US$ Million 2015 N/A 217,213.1 N/A 196,868.3 10.3 %
- Direct investment
US$ Million 2015 N/A 91,736.6 N/A 82,399.5 11.3%
- Portfolio investment
US$ Million 2015 N/A 47,892.6 N/A 47,749 0.3%
-- Equity
US$ Million 2015 N/A 9,352.8 N/A 9,670.5 -3.3%
-- Debt
US$ Million 2015 N/A 38,539.8 N/A 38,078.6 1.2%
- Other liabilities
US$ Million 2015 N/A 77,583.9 N/A 66,719.7 16.3%
Population sector
Census
Thousands 2010 N/A 40,117 N/A 36,260 10.6%
Projections
Thousands 2016 N/A 43,590 N/A 43,132 1.1%