Economic and Financial Data for ARGENTINA
Last Update 2016-04-29;
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 Q4/15 0.9 %
Goods Productive Sectors
AR$ million 2004 Q4/15 -0.9 %
Agriculture, Forestry and Livestockbreeding
AR$ million 2004 Q4/15 -2.9%
Fishing
AR$ million 2004 Q4/15 8.1%
Mining and Quarrying
AR$ million 2004 Q4/15 -0.3%
Manufacturing
AR$ million 2004 Q4/15 -1.7%
Electricity, Gas and Water
AR$ million 2004 Q4/15 2.1%
Construction
AR$ million 2004 Q4/15 2.8%
Service Productive Sectors
AR$ million 2004 Q4/15 1.4 %
Wholesale and Retail Trade and Repairs
AR$ million 2004 Q4/15 1.0%
Hotels and Restaurants
AR$ million 2004 Q4/15 0.0%
Transport, Storage and Communication
AR$ million 2004 Q4/15 1.9%
Finance
AR$ million 2004 Q4/15 -1.2%
Real State, Business and Rental Services
AR$ million 2004 Q4/15 1.8%
Public Management, Defense and Organizations Extra - territorial
AR$ million 2004 Q4/15 3.4%
Teaching, Social and Health Services
AR$ million 2004 Q4/15 3.1%
Other Communitaries, Social and Personal Activities and Domestic Services
AR$ million 2004 Q4/15 -1.2%
GDP at Current Prices
AR$ million Q4/15 %
Production Index (EMI) (not seasonally adjusted)
2006=100 Oct-15 97.5 98.6 -1.7%
Labor Market
Employment rate
% of population Q3/15 42.2 41.5 2.2 %
Unemployment rate
% of labor force Q3/15 5.9 6.6 -21.3 %
Wages/Earnings
1997=100 Q3/15 2,095.1 1,912.5 31.1 %
Price index
Consumer Prices
Oct13-Sep14=100 Oct-15 126.88 125.49 14.3 %
Wholesale Prices, IPIM
1993=100 Oct-15 930.69 922.14 12.6 %
Fiscal sector
General Goverment Operations
Revenues
AR$ Million 2013 1,163,886 892,433 %
Expenditures
AR$ Million 2013 1,245,681 953,141 %
Balance, deficit(-) / surplus(+)
AR$ Million 2013 -81,795 -60,709 %
Of which: Public enterprises and Others, deficit(-) / surplus(+)
AR$ Million 2013 -53,483 -35,911 %
Financing
AR$ Million 2013 81,795 60,709 %
Net financial investment
AR$ Million 2013 -96,705 -87,663 %
Net Public debt and other net liabilities
AR$ Million 2013 138,913 124,661 %
Variation of net assets
AR$ Million 2013 39,586 23,711 %
Central Goverment Operations
Revenues
AR$ Million Feb-16 94,498 110,517 %
Expenditures
AR$ Million Feb-16 110,351 113,928 %
Balance, deficit(-) / surplus(+)
AR$ Million Feb-16 -15,853 -3,411 %
Financing
AR$ Million Feb-16 15,853 3,411 %
Financing (in local currency)
AR$ Million Feb-16 17,127 3,492 %
Financing (in foreign currency)
AR$ Million Feb-16 -1,274 -82 %
Central Goverment Debt (stock, end of period)
AR$ Million Q4/15 2,896,255 2,260,223 %
By Currency:
%
- U.S Dollar
AR$ Million Q4/15 1,685,903 1,268,603 %
- Argentine Peso
AR$ Million Q4/15 960,057 805,551 %
- Euro
AR$ Million Q4/15 219,236 163,383 %
- Japanese Yen
AR$ Million Q4/15 24,588 17,879 %
- other currencies
AR$ Million Q4/15 6,470 4,807 %
By creditor:
%
Loans
%
- Bilateral
AR$ Million Q4/15 119,429 83,220 %
- Multilateral
AR$ Million Q4/15 257,086 186,283 %
- Private banks
AR$ Million Q4/15 40,649 34,660 %
- Securities
AR$ Million Q4/15 1,982,786 1,546,571 %
- Guaranted loan
AR$ Million Q4/15 26,996 25,920 %
- Other
AR$ Million Q4/15 468,739 383,138 %
- Arrears
AR$ Million Q4/15 571 432 %
Due in:
%
- 2014-2015
AR$ Million Q4/15 892,112 642,721 %
- 2016-2021
AR$ Million Q4/15 860,909 726,104 %
- 2022-2089
AR$ Million Q4/15 1,142,448 890,828 %
Financial sector
Analytical Accounts of the Banking Sector
Monetary aggregate (M1*)
AR$ Million Feb-16 751,876 772,996 32.7 %
Monetary aggregate (M3*)
AR$ Million Feb-16 1,784,802 1,778,515 36.6 %
Gross domestic credit to Public Sector
AR$ Million Feb-16 644,206 563,777 42.4 %
Gross domestic credit to Private Sector
AR$ Million Feb-16 882,425 868,326 36.1 %
Net External Position
AR$ Million Feb-16 -22,768 -22,838 -180.0 %
Analytical Accounts of the Central Bank, end of period
Monetary liabilities
AR$ Million Apr/23/16 690,461 701,301 33.8 %
Net domestic claims on Public Sector
AR$ Million Apr/23/16 1,071,454 1,158,108 42.2 %
Gross domestic claims on Private Sector
AR$ Million Apr/23/16 -568,213 -552,439 -74.3 %
Net External Position
AR$ Million Apr/23/16 502,617 403,290 74.7 %
Interest rates
Public debt interest rates
%
Financial Soundness Indicators
Q4/15 %
Stock Market (MERVAL), monthly average
1988=100 mar-16 12,964 11,866 24.2%
External sector
Balance of Payments
Current account
US$ Million Q4/15 -4,768 -4,031 %
Goods Net
US$ Million Q4/15 -1,163 -30 %
Exports of goods (FOB)
US$ Million Q4/15 12,444 15,867 %
Imports of goods (FOB)
US$ Million Q4/15 13,606 15,897 %
Services Net
US$ Million Q4/15 -1,026 -1,194 %
Services: Exports
US$ Million Q4/15 3,649 3,412 %
Services: Imports
US$ Million Q4/15 4,675 4,607 %
Income Credit
US$ Million Q4/15 586 612 %
Income Debit
US$ Million Q4/15 3,066 3,313 %
Net receipts from current transfers
US$ Million Q4/15 -96 -101 %
Capital account
US$ Million Q4/15 0 39 %
Financial account
US$ Million Q4/15 -1,233 4,990 %
Direct investment abroad
US$ Million Q4/15 -464 -239 %
Direct investment in Argentina
US$ Million Q4/15 2,094 2,654 %
Portfolio and Financial Derivatives - Net
US$ Million Q4/15 -2,247 261 %
Other investment - Net
US$ Million Q4/15 1,984 2,315 %
International reserves (transactions)
US$ Million Q4/15 -7,694 -594 %
Net Errors and Omissions
US$ Million Q4/15 -1,317 -1,225 %
International reserves (stock, end of period)
US$ Million Apr/23/16 35,043 29,239 7.2%
Gold
US$ Million Apr/23/16 2,438 2,446 2.9 %
Multilateral Credit Agreements
US$ Million Apr/23/16 35 35 11.5 %
Derivative Instruments over International Reserves
US$ Million Apr/23/16 4 -1 0.0 %
Currency
US$ Million Apr/23/16 20,596 16,279 95.0 %
SDRs
US$ Million Apr/23/16 2,886 2,886 1.8 %
Deposits to be realized in foreign currency
US$ Million Apr/23/16 9,084 7,594 -46.2 %
IMF Reserve Position
US$ Million Apr/23/16 0.28 0.28 22.9 %
International Reserves and Foreign Currency Liquidity (Template)
US$ Million Mar-16 %
Total External Debt (stock, end of period)
US$ Million Q4/15 157,792 158,277 8.1%
Public Sector
US$ Million Q4/15 83,844 86,273 3.9 %
Nonbank Private Sector
US$ Million Q4/15 69,615 68,688 11.2 %
Financial Sector (excluding Central Bank)
US$ Million Q4/15 4,333 3,317 64.2 %
Merchandise trade
Total exports (FOB)
US$ Million Mar-16 4,452 4,113 1.6 %
Total imports (CIF)
US$ Million Mar-16 4,719 4,029 -6.6 %
Exchange rate
AR$ / US$ Daily %
International Investment Position
Net internacional investment posicion (stock, end of period)
US$ Million 2014 76,821 64,447 19.2 %
External Assets
US$ Million 2014 271,956 261,840 3.9 %
- Reserve Assets
US$ Million 2014 31,407 30,600 2.6%
- Direct investment
US$ Million 2014 36,150 34,517 4.7%
- Other assets
US$ Million 2014 204,399 196,722 3.9%
External Liabilities
US$ Million 2014 195,135 197,393 -1.1 %
- Direct investment
US$ Million 2014 82,216 93,691 -12.2%
- Portfolio investment
US$ Million 2014 46,244 37,960 21.8%
-- Equity
US$ Million 2014 7,795 6,211 25.5%
-- Debt
US$ Million 2014 38,449 31,750 21.1%
- Other liabilities
US$ Million 2014 66,675 65,741 1.4%
Population sector
Census
Thousands 2010 40,117 36,260 10.6%
Projections
Thousands 2016 43,590 43,132 1.1%