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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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Third-quarter 2014 GDP increased by 3.2%, Gross domestic product, third quarter 2014, second estimation
The gross domestic product of Hungary increased by 3.2% in the third quarter of 2014 compared to the corresponding period of the previous year. The performances of manufacturing, construction and agriculture grew significantly.
External trade surplus was EUR 939 million in September, External trade in goods, September 2014, second estimate
In the ninth month of 2014, the volume of exports was 9.0%, while that of imports was 10% more in external trade in goods than in the same period of the previous year. In the first nine months of the year, export and import volumes increased by 7.7% and 8.8%, respectively.
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 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.
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.