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 2018 was at about 11.072 US Dollar per capita. The GDP in Greece reached 20.317 US Dollar per capita. The gross national product has been at 19.760 US Dollar per capita.

Inflation in Greece was in 2019 at around 0.25%. For the the EU, the average of the same was year at 1.63%.

Compared to Germany, the prices for convenience goods are approximately 18.70% lower.
The Corruption Perceptions Index for the public sector counts 48 and is compared to other countries bad.


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Unemployment rates in percent 1991 - 2019

Unemployment rates Greece

Economic performance 2018

 Greece
Total
Greece
per capita
EU
Total
EU
per capita
GDP218.03 bn USD20,316.57 USD15,912.78 tn USD31,004.16 USD
Gross national product212.05 bn USD19,758.90 USD15,400.52 tn USD30,006.07 USD


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 - 2018


GDP Greece

Household debt and deficits 2018


 Greece
Total
Greece
per capita
EU
Total
EU
per capita
Gross debt395.13 bn USD36,818.93 USD15,016.71 tn USD29,258.27 USD
Budget deficit-2.35 bn USD-219.10 USD117.16 bn USD228.27 USD

Please note: A negative budget deficit equivalents to a surplus

Debt budget development
Development of inflation
Corruption in Greece
Cost of living in a global comparison

Im- and Exports 2018

 Greece
Total
Greece
per capita
EU
Total
EU
per capita
Exports81.87 bn USD7,628.57 USD8,712.92 bn USD16,976.10 USD
Imports85.80 bn USD7,995.26 USD8,121.06 bn USD15,822.93 USD


Development of imports and exports in billion US dollars 1979 - 2018


Exports
Imports