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Iceland

Iceland (Icelandic: Ísland; [ˈistlant] (listen)) is a Nordic island country in the North Atlantic, with a population of 360,390 and an area of 103,000 km2 (40,000 sq mi), making it the most sparsely populated country in Europe. The capital and largest city is Reykjavík. Reykjavik and the surrounding areas in the southwest of the country are home to over two-thirds of the population. Iceland is volcanically and geologically active. The interior consists of a plateau characterised by sand and lava fields, mountains, and glaciers, and many glacial rivers flow to the sea through the lowlands. Iceland is warmed by the Gulf Stream and has a temperate climate, despite a high latitude just outside the Arctic Circle. Its high latitude and marine influence keep summers chilly, with most of the archipelago having a tundra climate. According to the ancient manuscript Landnámabók, the settlement of Iceland began in 874 AD when the Norwegian chieftain Ingólfr Arnarson became the first permanent settler on the island. In the following centuries, Norwegians, and to a lesser extent other Scandinavians, emigrated to Iceland, bringing with them thralls (i.e., slaves or serfs) of Gaelic origin. The island was governed as an i... [More]
  • Last : 1,464.31
  • High : 1,464.31
  • Low : 1,436.88
  • Max Fluctuation : 9.5
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0.89%
  • Open : 1,443.58
  • Time : 19:31:23
  • Yesterday : 1,473.16
  • Change % : 0.6%
  • Change : 8.85
  • Last : 74.6 (ISK)
  • High : 74.6
  • Low : 72.3
  • Max Fluctuation : 0.6
  • Max Fluctuation % : 2.33%
  • Open : 72.85
  • Time : 19:31:23
  • Yesterday : 74.54
  • Change % : 0.08%
  • Change : 0.06
  • Last : 1.0891 (ISK)
  • High : 1.0903
  • Low : 1.0833
  • Max Fluctuation : 0.01
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0%
  • Open : 1.0888
  • Time : 20:08:57
  • Yesterday : 1.0885
  • Change % : 0.06%
  • Change : 0.0006
  • Last : 2.929 (ISK)
  • High : 2.972
  • Low : 2.929
  • Max Fluctuation : 0.04
  • Max Fluctuation % : 0%
  • Open : 2.972
  • Time : 19:31:22
  • Yesterday : 2.99
  • Change % : 2.08%
  • Change : 0.061

Iceland Currency Markets

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
USD/ISK Ask 128.05 - 127.11 128.44 0.56 0.44% 2020/02/26 Time 20:11
XDR/ISK Ask 175.7728 - 175.7728 175.7728 0.23 0.13% 2020/02/26 Time 13:07
ISK/SEK Ask 0.0757 - 0.0757 0.0757 0.00 0.40% 2020/02/26 Time 13:07
ISK/NOK Ask 0.0728 - 0.0728 0.0728 0.00 0.00% 2020/02/25 Time 13:07
DKK/ISK Ask 18.611 - 18.611 18.611 0.00 0.00% 2020/02/25 Time 9:07

Iceland Indices

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
ICEX Main 1464.31 1460.26 1436.88 1464.31 8.85 0.60% 2020/02/26 Time 19:31
ICEX All Share Total Return 754.52 752.43 740.39 754.52 4.56 0.60% 2020/02/26 Time 19:31
OMX Iceland Mid Cap PI 74.6 74.5 72.3 74.6 0.06 0.08% 2020/02/26 Time 19:31
OMX Iceland Small Cap PI 232.84 233.1 229.65 233.1 1.56 0.67% 2020/02/26 Time 19:31
OMX Iceland 6 PI ISK 2046.71 - 2046.71 2046.71 0.00 0.00% 2019/06/29 Time 0:00

Iceland Stocks

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
Marel hf 574 - 574 574 11.00 1.92% 2020/02/26 Time 17:05
Icelandair Group 6.49 - 6.49 6.49 0.41 6.32% 2020/02/26 Time 17:05
Reitir Fasteignafelag HF 70.9 - 70.9 70.9 1.60 2.26% 2020/02/26 Time 17:05
Grandi 37.1 - 37.1 37.1 0.25 0.67% 2020/02/26 Time 17:05
Hagar hf. 47.4 - 47.4 47.4 0.90 1.90% 2020/02/26 Time 17:05

Iceland Bonds

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
Iceland 10Y 2.929 2.972 2.929 2.972 0.06 2.08% 2020/02/26 Time 19:31
Iceland 3Y 2.74 2.81 2.74 2.81 0.08 2.92% 2020/02/26 Time 19:31
Iceland 6Y 2.83 2.87 2.83 2.87 0.07 2.47% 2020/02/26 Time 19:31

Iceland Funds

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
Schroder Special Situations Fund C 174.28 - 174.28 174.28 0.00 0.00% 2017/11/03 Time 0:00
Schroder Special Situations Fund II 13794.76 - 13794.76 13794.76 0.00 0.00% 2017/11/03 Time 0:00
Schroder Special Situations Fund CC 11714.82 - 11714.82 11714.82 0.00 0.00% 2017/11/03 Time 0:00
Schroder Special Situations Fund I 205.64 - 205.64 205.64 0.00 0.00% 2017/11/03 Time 0:00

Iceland ETFs

Indicator Value Previous Low High Change Change % Time Chart
Landsbref LEQ 1720 - 1720 1720 90.00 5.23% 2020/02/26 Time 16:01

Iceland Economic Indicators + Forecasts

  • Actual

  • Forecast

Indicator Last Time Previous Range Frequency Metric

Asylum Applications

0 19 Nov 70 5 : 255 Monthly persons

Balance of Trade

2500.00 20 Jan -8300 -28452 : 24138 Monthly ISK Million

Bankruptcies

0 19 Nov 141 6 : 214 Monthly Companies

Banks Balance Sheet

0 19 Nov 3872505 257400 : 14896283 Monthly ISK Million

CPI Transportation

155.58 20 Jan 157 100 : 183 Monthly

Capital Flows

0 19 Sep 28.61 -418 : 414 Quarterly ISK Billion

Car Registrations

0 19 Dec 935 77 : 5005 Monthly

Central Bank Balance Sheet

0 19 Nov 855157 57829 : 1638738 Monthly ISK Million

Changes in Inventories

0 19 Sep 2140 -11152 : 19361 Quarterly ISK Million

Competitiveness Index

0 19 Dec 74.51 4.66 : 74.72 Yearly Points

Competitiveness Rank

0 19 Dec 24 20 : 31 Yearly

Consumer Confidence

0 19 Nov 86.9 19.54 : 155 Monthly points

Consumer Price Index Cpi

469.80 20 Jan 473 4 : 473 Monthly points

Consumer Spending

189168.00 19 Sep 201654 91771 : 205761 Quarterly ISK Million

Core Consumer Prices

263.40 20 Jan 266 100 : 266 Monthly points

Core Inflation Rate

1.60 20 Jan 2.1 1.09 : 18.16 Monthly %

Corporate Tax Rate

20.00 20 Dec 20 15 : 33 Yearly %

Corruption Index

0 19 Dec 76 76 : 97 Yearly Points

Corruption Rank

0 19 Dec 14 1 : 14 Yearly

Cpi Housing Utilities

461.30 20 Jan 462 94 : 463 Monthly

Credit Rating

0 20 Feb : Monthly 73

Currency

127.85 20 Feb 128 58.06 : 149 Daily

Current Account

0 19 Sep 15.01 -137 : 99.98 Quarterly ISK Billion

Current Account to GDP

2.80 18 Dec 3.3 -23 : 7.5 Yearly %

Disposable Personal Income

4100.50 18 Dec 3914 818 : 4100 Yearly ISK Thousand

Ease of Doing Business

0 19 Dec 21 9 : 26 Yearly

Employed Persons

0 19 Dec 198200 136600 : 203600 Monthly

Employment Rate

77.60 19 Dec 77.4 73.2 : 82.9 Monthly %

Export Prices

0 18 Dec 187 0.03 : 221 Yearly points

Exports

51800.00 20 Jan 44100 0.78 : 76558 Monthly ISK Million

External Debt

0 19 Sep 2413 281 : 15749 Quarterly ISK Billion

Fiscal Expenditure

0 19 Sep 310 97.8 : 370 Quarterly ISK Billion

Food Inflation

1.30 20 Jan 1 -6.45 : 31.18 Monthly %

Foreign Direct Investment

0 19 Sep 1.38 -553 : 200 Quarterly ISK Billion

Foreign Exchange Reserves

0 20 Jan 821885 610 : 1110368 Monthly ISK Million

Full Time Employment

0 19 Sep 156 97 : 156 Quarterly Thousand

GDP

25.88 18 Dec 24.49 0.25 : 25.88 Yearly USD Billion

GDP Annual Growth Rate

-0.10 19 Sep 2 -8.7 : 13.4 Quarterly %

GDP Constant Prices

378987.00 19 Sep 381745 181908 : 381745 Quarterly ISK Million

GDP Deflator

0 18 Dec 183 3.24 : 187 Yearly points

GDP Growth Rate

-0.70 19 Sep 3.1 -8.7 : 10 Quarterly %

GDP Per Capita Ppp

48605.58 18 Dec 47840 28295 : 48606 Yearly USD

GDP per capita

52103.20 18 Dec 51282 11465 : 52103 Yearly USD

Gasoline Prices

1.62 20 Jan 1.68 1.05 : 2.24 Monthly USD/Liter

Gold Reserves

0 19 Dec 1.98 1.84 : 2 Quarterly Tonnes

Government Bond 10Y

3.02 20 Feb 2.98 2.98 : 15.01 Daily

Government Budget

1.10 18 Dec 0.5 -12.9 : 12.4 Yearly %

Government Budget Value

-5.50 19 Sep 0.7 -206 : 373 Quarterly ISK Billion

Government Debt to GDP

37.70 18 Dec 43.1 23.03 : 92.1 Yearly %

Government Revenues

0 19 Sep 311 96.7 : 620 Quarterly ISK Billion

Government Spending

77006.00 19 Sep 79759 43717 : 79759 Quarterly ISK Million

Government Spending To GDP

41.70 18 Dec 43.3 34.1 : 54.5 Yearly %

Gross Fixed Capital Formation

77324.00 19 Sep 76297 29062 : 108559 Quarterly ISK Million

Gross National Product

1470469.00 18 Dec 1422194 496273 : 1470469 Yearly ISK Million

Harmonised Consumer Prices

100.30 20 Jan 102 42.8 : 104 Monthly points

Home Ownership Rate

0 16 Dec 77.8 77.3 : 86.8 yearly %

Housing Index

0 20 Jan 461 100 : 462 Monthly points

Housing Starts

0 18 Dec 2836 142 : 4446 Yearly units

IP Addresses

0 17 Mar 145358 106996 : 189992 Quarterly

Import Prices

0 18 Dec 197 0.04 : 262 Yearly points

Imports

49400.00 20 Jan 52400 1.21 : 74470 Monthly ISK Million

Inflation Rate

1.70 20 Jan 2 -0.06 : 25.2 Monthly %

Inflation Rate Mom

-0.70 20 Jan 0.1 -1.5 : 10.4 Monthly %

Interbank Rate

3.18 20 Feb 3.18 3.18 : 18.47 Daily %

Interest Rate

2.75 20 Feb 3 2.75 : 18 Daily %

Internet Speed

0 17 Mar 17444 3379 : 17459 Quarterly

Job Vacancies

0 20 Jan 68 47 : 1912 Monthly

Labor Force Participation Rate

0 19 Dec 80.5 77.7 : 84.9 Monthly %

Money Supply M0

0 19 Nov 113 11.05 : 174 Monthly ISK Billion

Money Supply M1

0 19 Nov 522 8.88 : 533 Monthly ISK Billion

Money Supply M2

0 19 Nov 1206 0.06 : 1228 Monthly ISK Billion

Money Supply M3

0 19 Nov 1973 0.03 : 1973 Monthly ISK Billion

Part Time Employment

0 19 Sep 37 28 : 47.5 Quarterly Thousand

Personal Income Tax Rate

46.24 20 Dec 46.24 35.7 : 46.9 Yearly %

Population

0.35 18 Dec 0.34 0.17 : 0.35 Yearly Million

Private Debt to GDP

0 16 Dec 337 273 : 401 Yearly

Producer Prices

213.30 20 Jan 211 99.8 : 225 Monthly points

Producer Prices Change

1.30 20 Jan -1 -12.4 : 68.5 Monthly %

Remittances

0 19 Sep 1747 18 : 2448 Quarterly ISK Million

Retirement Age Men

67.00 18 Dec 67 67 : 67 Yearly

Retirement Age Women

67.00 18 Dec 67 67 : 67 Yearly

Sales Tax Rate

24.00 20 Dec 24 24 : 25.5 Yearly %

Social Security Rate

10.84 18 Dec 10.84 10.84 : 16.65 Yearly %

Social Security Rate For Companies

6.35 20 Dec 6.6 5.23 : 8.65 Yearly %

Social Security Rate For Employees

4.00 20 Dec 4 4 : 8 Yearly %

Stock Market

1473.16 20 Feb 1503 315 : 8238 Daily

Terrorism Index

0 18 Dec 0.06 0 : 1.22 Yearly

Tourist Arrivals

0 19 Nov 163093 10592 : 291344 Monthly

Unemployed Persons

0 19 Dec 7100 100 : 16700 Monthly

Unemployment Rate

3.90 19 Dec 4.1 0.1 : 9.1 Monthly %

Wage Growth

0 19 Nov 1.3 -9.4 : 11.6 Monthly %

Wages

669000.00 18 Dec 653000 380000 : 669000 Yearly ISK/Month

Youth Unemployment Rate

0 19 Dec 14.8 2.6 : 21.6 Monthly %
Indicator Actual Q2/19 Q3/19 Q4/19 Q1/20 2020 Metric
Balance of Trade 2500.00 -10400 -10400 -14700 -10400 -13900 ISK Million
CPI Transportation 155.58 162 159 160 157 164
Consumer Price Index Cpi 469.80 478 479 484 475 495 points
Consumer Spending 189168.00 202461 189925 191060 184806 196600 ISK Million
Core Consumer Prices 263.40 271 271 273 268 281 points
Core Inflation Rate 1.60 2.7 2.7 2.8 2.7 2.8 %
Corporate Tax Rate 20.00 20 20 20 20 20 %
Cpi Housing Utilities 461.30 465 467 472 463 483
Currency 127.85 124 125 126 124 128
Current Account to GDP 2.80 2.6 2.6 2.6 2.6 2.7 %
Disposable Personal Income 4100.50 4117 4117 4142 4113 4262 ISK Thousand
Employment Rate 77.60 77.9 77.8 78 77.8 78.5 %
Exports 51800.00 49800 49800 58900 49800 60500 ISK Million
Food Inflation 1.30 4.2 4.2 3.8 4.2 3.8 %
GDP 25.88 26.9 26.9 26.9 26.9 29.9 USD Billion
GDP Annual Growth Rate -0.10 0.8 0.8 1 0.6 2.9 %
GDP Constant Prices 378987.00 383272 380503 382777 371412 393877 ISK Million
GDP Growth Rate -0.70 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.6 0.7 %
GDP Per Capita Ppp 48605.58 48900 48900 48900 48900 50000 USD
GDP per capita 52103.20 53100 53100 53100 53100 54600 USD
Gasoline Prices 1.62 1.48 1.52 1.57 1.45 1.57 USD/Liter
Government Bond 10Y 3.02 3.26 3.32 3.38 3.2 3.5
Government Budget 1.10 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.1 %
Government Budget Value -5.50 8.81 8.81 9.13 8.81 9.17 ISK Billion
Government Debt to GDP 37.70 34 34 34 34 33 %
Government Spending 77006.00 80078 77314 77776 76707 80032 ISK Million
Government Spending To GDP 41.70 41.2 41.2 41.2 41.2 41 %
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 77324.00 76602 77633 78097 58553 80362 ISK Million
Gross National Product 1470469.00 1476351 1476351 1485174 1474880 1528244 ISK Million
Harmonised Consumer Prices 100.30 105 105 104 102 106 points
Imports 49400.00 60200 60200 73600 60200 74400 ISK Million
Inflation Rate 1.70 1.7 1.9 2.2 2 2.3 %
Inflation Rate Mom -0.70 0.5 0.4 0.5 0.5 0.5 %
Interbank Rate 3.18 3.41 3.41 3.41 3.41 3.41 %
Interest Rate 2.75 2.75 2.5 2.5 2.75 2.5 %
Personal Income Tax Rate 46.24 46.24 46.24 46.24 46.24 46.24 %
Population 0.35 0.37 0.37 0.37 0.37 0.38 Million
Producer Prices 213.30 226 222 240 212 249 points
Producer Prices Change 1.30 5 5 4.5 5.5 4.5 %
Retirement Age Men 67.00 67 67 67 67 67
Retirement Age Women 67.00 67 67 67 67 67
Sales Tax Rate 24.00 24 24 24 24 24 %
Social Security Rate 10.84 10.84 10.84 10.84 10.84 10.84 %
Social Security Rate For Companies 6.35 6.6 6.6 6.6 6.6 6.6 %
Social Security Rate For Employees 4.00 4 4 4 4 4 %
Stock Market 1473.16 1464 1448 1433 1479 1402
Unemployment Rate 3.90 3.6 3.7 3.9 3.7 3.6 %
Wages 669000.00 690542 690542 690542 690542 712777 ISK/Month