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|Consumer price change (inflation), % (June 2014)||–0.3|
|Unemployment rate, % (April –June 2014)||8.0|
|GDP, % (Quarter 1 2014)||3.5|
|Volume of industrial production, % (May 2014)||9.6|
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The long time series of Hungary’s national accounts data compiled according to ESA2010 are issued in this bilingual (Hungarian–English) publication, which contains cross-sectional and time series – including gross domestic product (GDP) and gross national income (GNI) – data of Hungary’s economy. The publication presents the production, income, capital formation and financial accounts. Information is provided on the development of GDP per capita, GNI.
In September 2014, industrial gross output rose by 7.6% compared to the same month of 2013. In addition to the manufacture of transport equipment and the related supplier branches, the growth in the manufacture of food products and consumer electronics contributed primarily to the expansion of the production.
The latest issue of the Statistical Report provides a comprehensive picture of the most important socio-economic trends and features. The analysis is supplemented by inset figures and tables, as well as by Excel tables providing an opportunity for a detailed overview.
The gross output of domestic agriculture significantly increased in 2013. On the one hand, it was due to a year-on-year rise in the performance and volume of crop production and, on the other hand, to the price increase of live animals and animal products. In addition to a significant increase in the labour use of business organizations a higher labour input was realized in the private farms as well.
External trade surplus was EUR 279 million in August, External trade in goods, second estimate, August 2014
In the eighth month of 2014, the volume of exports was 1.7% lower, while that of imports was 3.9% more in external trade in goods than in the same period of the previous year. In the first eight months of the year, export and import volumes increased by 7.6% and 8.6%, respectively.
In 2014, the currently known aggregated data of the housing market show an upturn in sales. In the first two quarters – according to preliminary calculations – the growth in the number of homes sold was more than 20%. Predominantly second hand homes changed hands; the share of new homes was less than 2% in the housing market.
According to the second estimate, the volume of retail sales rose year-on-year by a calendar adjusted 2.5% in August 2014. The volume of sales decreased by 1.6% in food, drinks and tobacco stores, while it increased by 6.8% in non-food retail trade and by 4.3% in automotive fuel retailing.
Based on regular labour statistics, the publication presents the most important labour market trends in the first half of 2014. It informs on the distribution of the population by labour market status, the extension of the unemployment provision system and the changes in employment. It presents in details the labour demand, the situation of employees, the gross, net and real earnings, as well as the income from work of employees in corporations and budgetary institutions.