- Business units and nonprofit organisations, investments
- Construction statistics
- Culture, sport
- Energy statistics
- External trade statistics
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- Health care, accident
- Housing and public utilities
- Income and living conditions
- Information, communication
- Internal trade
- Labour market
- National accounts, GDP
- Population and vital events
- Price statistics
- Research, development, innovation
- Social protection
- Tourism, catering
- Regional statistics
|Consumer price change (inflation), % (June 2016)||-0.2|
|Unemployment rate, % (March –May 2016)||5.5|
|GDP, % (Quarter 1 2016)||0.9|
|Volume of industrial production, % (May 2016)||9.2|
In the spotlight
This monthly publication is a summary analysis and a presentation of the latest social and economic phenomena and the trends observed in the course of the year. The analysis is completed with figures and tables in the text as well as tables providing a detailed overlook.
Our publication presents the socio-economic trends in Hungary and the main characteristics of environment in 596 tables, using information collected and processed by official statistics. Changes in key indicators are illustrated by coloured charts at the beginning of the volume. All chapters allow for chronological comparison, while spatial disparities among counties and regions as well as major international indicators are presented in single chapters.
We present the most important characteristics as well as the demographic and labour position of society, living conditions and circumstances of life, furthermore, some aspects of social wellbeing in the year 2015 volume of the series launched by the Hungarian Central Statistical Office more than two decades ago. We have a look at the international economic environment, present our place and our relations with the economy of the world and Europe.
Service exports and imports amounted to HUF 1,434 billion and HUF 1,022 billion, respectively, in the 1st quarter of 2016. The value of revenues rose by 6.7% and the value of expenditures by 6.2% at current prices compared to the 1st quarter of 2015. The surplus on international trade in services was HUF 412 billion, which was HUF 30 billion higher than the surplus in the same period of 2015.
In the first quarter of 2016, the number of trips made by foreign visitors to Hungary and the amount of their expenditures incurred during their trips grew by 12% and 7.8% respectively compared to the first quarter of 2015. Meanwhile, Hungarian people made 17% more trips abroad and spent 32% more. The foreign trade surplus in passenger services was HUF 147 billion (EUR 470 million), which was HUF 17 billion (EUR 60.1 million) lower than in the first quarter of 2015.
In the first quarter of 2016, the performance of goods transport measured in tonne-kilometres was up by 3.0% compared to the same period of 2015. The passenger kilometre performance of interurban passenger transport and urban passenger transport was up by 2.8% and 1.3% respectively. A total of 70 thousand vehicles were registered for the first time in Hungary, which was 17% higher than the first quarter data of 2015.
The continuously updated collection of ready-made tables presents major statistical data in 24 topics by more than 1,000 tables. The infra-annual data of Chapter 2.1. – Labour market were extended by the tables of the supplementary surveys of the Labour Force Survey: ‘Disadvantaged groups on the labour market’ and ‘Trade unions, strike events’. All tables are free to download in an Excel format as well.
Interactive charts and maps help understand the data and processes. At present, 12 types of charts can be seen at our website from the simple diagrams (e.g. circle, bar) to the more complex ones (radar, cycle charts, heatmap, population pyramid). Altogether more than 20 thousand interactive charts are available. Our interactive maps provide an opportunity for regional comparisons. The orientation in statistical information is supported by infographics as well.