Indicators of economy in Italy

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 2019 was at about 11.181 US Dollar per capita. The GDP in Italy reached 33.228 US Dollar per capita. The gross national product has been at 34.530 US Dollar per capita. Italy is one of the world's largest economies and is currently at rank 8.

Inflation in Italy was in 2019 at around 0.61%. For the the EU, the average of the same was year at 1.63%.

Compared to Germany, the prices for convenience goods are approximately 1.80% lower.
The Corruption Perceptions Index for the public sector counts 53 and is compared to other countries moderate.


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Unemployment rates in percent 1991 - 2020

Unemployment rates Italy

Economic performance 2019

 Italy
Total
Italy
per capita
EU
Total
EU
per capita
GDP2,003.58 bn USD33,228.24 USD15,626.45 tn USD30,381.17 USD
Gross national product2,081.97 bn USD34,528.40 USD16,026.52 tn USD31,158.99 USD


26 of the 2000 largest listed companies in the world originate from Italy. This is determined annually in the "Forbes Global 2000" list. The 10 largest companies in the country were in 2020:

Rank 97: Enel (Rome)
Rank 125: Intesa Sanpaolo (Turin)
Rank 140: Generali Group (Trieste)
Rank 202: UniCredit (Milan)
Rank 315: Poste Italiane (Rome)
Rank 468: Eni (Rome)
Rank 520: Atlantia (Rome)
Rank 546: Telecom Italia (Rome)
Rank 683: Unipol Gruppo (Bologna)
Rank 861: Leonardo (Rome)

Development of the Gross domestic product in billion US Dollar 1979 - 2019


GDP Italy

Household debt and deficits 2019


 Italy
Total
Italy
per capita
EU
Total
EU
per capita
Gross debt2,697.89 bn USD44,743.02 USD14,618.72 tn USD28,421.93 USD
Budget deficit32.07 bn USD531.92 USD148.52 bn USD288.76 USD

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

Im- and Exports 2019

 Italy
Total
Italy
per capita
EU
Total
EU
per capita
Exports632.62 bn USD10,491.65 USD8,590.51 bn USD16,701.80 USD
Imports571.18 bn USD9,472.71 USD8,032.20 bn USD15,616.32 USD


Development of imports and exports in billion US dollars 1979 - 2019


Exports
Imports