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Indicators of economy in Greece

The essential economic performance of a country is reflected by the gross domestic product. So the total of all goods and services sold. Worldwide gross domestic product in 2020 was at about 10.922 US Dollar per capita. In contrast, the GDP in Greece reached 17.676 US dollars per inhabitant, or 189.41 bn US Dollar in the whole country. Greece is therefore currently ranked 51 of the major economies. If this is calculated per inhabitant taking into account the purchasing power parity, then Greece is in the list of the world's richest countries in place 44.

Inflation in Greece was in 2020 at around -1.25%. For the the EU, the average of the same was year at 0.50%.

Compared to Germany, the prices for convenience goods are approximately 20.70% lower.
The Corruption Perceptions Index for the public sector counts 50 and is compared to other countries bad.


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Unemployment rates in percent 1991 - 2020

Economic performance 2020

 Greece
Total
Greece
per capita
EU
Total
EU
per capita
GDP189.41 bn USD17,676.19 USD15,192.65 tn USD29,499.72 USD
Gross national product211.11 bn USD19,701.14 USD16,012.29 tn USD31,091.23 USD


Greece ranked 30th in the Bloomberg Innovation Index in 2021. The index is calculated annually and most recently included 60 countries. The front-runner was South Korea. 5 of the 2000 largest listed companies in the world originate from Greece. This is determined annually in the "Forbes Global 2000" list. The 5 largest companies in the country were in 2020:

Rank 1055: Bank of Greece (Athens)
Rank 1697: Eurobank Ergasias (Athens)
Rank 1702: National Bank of Greece (Athens)
Rank 1706: Alpha Bank (Athens)
Rank 1718: Piraeus Bank (Athens)

Development of the Gross domestic product in billion US Dollar 1979 - 2020


Household debt and deficits 2019


 Greece
Total
Greece
per capita
EU
Total
EU
per capita
Gross debt370.64 bn USD34,588.53 USD14,618.72 tn USD28,385.31 USD
Budget deficit-3.13 bn USD-292.21 USD148.52 bn USD288.39 USD

Please note: A negative budget deficit equivalents to a surplus


Im- and Exports 2020

 Greece
Total
Greece
per capita
EU
Total
EU
per capita
Imports71.76 bn USD6,696.65 USD7,314.16 bn USD14,201.97 USD
Exports59.02 bn USD5,508.02 USD7,834.94 bn USD15,213.17 USD


Development of imports and exports in billion US dollars 1979 - 2020

Exports
Imports



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