National Summary Data Page


 

 The data shown in this page correspond to the data described on 

 

 

The International Monetary Fund's Dissemination Standards Bulletin Board (DSBB) 
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• Unless otherwise indicated, the data are not seasonally adjusted.

[Real Sector] [Fiscal Sector] [Financial Sector] [External Sector] [Population]

SDDS Data Category and Component

Unit Description

 Observations

Additional Information

Period of Latest data

Latest
data

Data for Previous Period

REAL SECTOR 

National Accounts

 

 

 

    

 

GDP in current prices, by production approach

BYN million

Q1/18

26 640.4

29 024.8

National accounts data by

Agriculture, forestry and fishery

BYN million

Q1/18

811.3

2 407.9

 

Mining and quarrying

BYN million

Q1/18

209.2

216.6

 

Manufacturing

BYN million

Q1/18

5 932.5

6 848.2

 

Electricity, gas, steam, hot water and air conditioning supply

BYN million

Q1/18

1 053.8

863.1

 

Water supply; waste management; remediation activities

BYN million

Q1/18

208.4

206.5

 

Construction

BYN million

Q1/18

1 193.1

1 641.4

  

Wholesale and retail trade; repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles

BYN million

Q1/18

2 545.5

2 813.1


Transportation, storage, postal and courier activities

BYN million

Q1/18

1 683.4

1 582.5

 

Accommodation and food service activities

BYN million

Q1/18

224.6

216.3

 

Information and communication

BYN million

Q1/18

1 484.2

1 501.9

 

Financial and insurance activities

BYN million

Q1/18

1 082.6

1 016.4

 

Real estate activities

BYN million

Q1/18

1 462.0

1 581.6

 

Professional, scientific and technical activities

BYN million

Q1/18

711.2

911.3

 

Administrative and support service activities

BYN million

Q1/18

307.4

363.9

 

Public administration

BYN million

Q1/18

1 094.2

854.0

 

Education

BYN million

Q1/18

1 146.9

1 041.2


Health and social work activities  

BYN million

Q1/18

943.2

870.8

 
Arts, sports, entertainment and recreation  

BYN million

Q1/18

264.0
274.7
 
Other service activities  

BYN million

Q1/18

182.7

179.8

 
 Net taxes on products

BYN million

Q1/18

4 100.2

3 633.6

 

GDP in constant prices, by production approach

average annual prices of 2014, BYN million

Q1/18

18 390.4

20 358.5


Agriculture, forestry and fishery

Average annual prices of 2014, BYN million

Q1/18

849.5

1 596.9

 

Mining and quarrying

Average annual prices of 2014, BYN million

Q1/18

137.8

105.2

 

Manufacturing

Average annual prices of 2014, BYN million

Q1/18

4 222.5

4 287.3

 

Electricity, gas, steam, hot water and air conditioning supply

Average annual prices of 2014, BYN million

Q1/18

626.0

619.5

 

Water supply; waste management; remediation activities

Average annual prices of 2014, BYN million

Q1/18

127.0

115.4


Construction

Average annual prices of 2014, BYN million

Q1/18

1 293.9

2 043.0

 

Wholesale and retail trade; repair of motor vehicles and motorcycles

Average annual prices of 2014, BYN million

Q1/18

2 319.5

2 553.8

 

Transportation, storage, postal and courier activities

Average annual prices of 2014, BYN million

Q1/18

1 129.9

1 121.1


Accommodation and food service activities

Average annual prices of 2014, BYN million

Q1/18

203.9

176.9

    

Information and communication

Average annual prices of 2014, BYN million

Q1/18

779.1

805.4


Financial and insurance activities

average annual prices of 2009, BYN million

Q1/18

601.1

561.6


Real estate activities

Average annual prices of 2014, BYN million

Q1/18

855.5

904.9

 

Professional, scientific and technical activities

Average annual prices of 2014, BYN million

Q1/18

482.0

478.3


Administrative and support service activities

Average annual prices of 2014, BYN million

Q1/18

178.7

177.4

 

Public administration

Average annual prices of 2014, BYN million

Q1/18

609.8

620.1


Education

average annual prices of 2014, BYN million

Q1/18

793.8

798.9

 

Health and social work activities  Average annual prices of 2014, BYN million

Q1/18


658.0

652.9

 
Arts, sports, entertainment and recreation  Average annual prices of 2014, BYN million Q1/18
156.6

162.5

 
 Other service activities  Average annual prices of 2014, BYN million Q1/18

101.4

104.8

 
 Net taxes on products  Average annual prices of 2014, BYN million Q1/18

2 264.4

 

2 472.6

 

GDP in current prices, by expenditure approach

BYN million

Q1/18

26 640.4

29 024.8

National accounts data by

Household consumption expenditure

BYN million

Q1/18

14 812.4

14 992.6


Government consumption expenditure

BYN million

Q1/18

4 297.5

4 319.9

 

Expenditures of non-profit institutions serving households

BYN million

Q1/18

203.8

186.6

 

Gross fixed capital formation

BYN million

Q1/18

5 675.8

9 328.4


Change in inventories

BYN million

Q1/18

69.1

24.8


Exports of goods and services

BYN million

Q1/18

19 257.2

20 217.8


Imports of goods and services

BYN million

Q1/18

18 651.7

21 523.9

 

Statistical discrepancy

BYN million

Q1/18

976.3

1 478.6

 

GDP in constant prices, by expenditure approach

average annual prices of 2014, BYN million

Q1/18

18 390.4

20 358.5


Household consumption expenditure

Average annual prices of 2014, BYN million

Q1/18

10 423.0

10 731.0


Government consumption expenditure

Average annual prices of 2014, BYN million

Q1/18

2 696.2

2 689.6

 

Expenditures of non-profit institutions serving households

Average annual prices of 2014, BYN million

Q1/18

118.0

126.9


Gross fixed capital formation

Average annual prices of 2014, BYN million

Q1/18

4 188.0

7 130.1


Change in inventories

Average annual prices of 2014, BYN million

Q1/18

51.8

18.9


Exports of goods and services

Average annual prices of 2014, BYN million

Q1/18

13 161.0

12 164.8

 

Imports of goods and services

Average annual prices of 2014, BYN million

Q1/18

11 337.4

11 292.5


Statistical discrepancy

Average annual prices of 2014, BYN million

Q1/18

-910.2

-1 210.3


Industrial production index1)

correspondent period of
previous year=100

Aug/18

104.3

105.7

Industrial production index


Industrial production indices by economic activity

Employment

thousand persons on average per month

Jul/18

4 332.7

4 328.1

Employment

Unemployment

thousand persons on average per month

Jul/18

17.2

18.8

Unemployment

Wages/earnings 

BYN on average per month

Jul/18

973.8

953.7

Wages/earnings

Consumer price index


1999=100

Aug/18

8 036.7

8 026.2

Consumer price index

Producer price index

1999=100

Aug/18

14 781.9

14 728.8

Producer price index

FISCAL SECTOR 

General Government Operations2) 

   

 

 


General Government Operations

Revenues

BYN thousand

Q1/185)

11 576 879

12 028 488


Expenditures

BYN thousand

Q1/185)

10 022 713

12 162 518


Balance, deficit/surplus

BYN thousand

Q1/185)

1 554 166

-134 030


Financing

BYN thousand

Q1/185)

-1 554 166

134 030


   Domestic

BYN thousand

Q1/185)

-520 378

35 748

 

      Bank

BYN thousand

Q1/185)

-529 833

-88 000


      Nonbank

BYN thousand

Q1/185)

9 455

123 748


  Foreign

BYN thousand

Q1/185)

-1 033 788

98 282

 

Central Government Operations 3)

         

 


 

Central Government Operations

Revenues

BYN thousand

Jul/185)

3 501 666

2 682 594

   

Expenditures

BYN thousand

Jul/185)

2 831 637

2 761 001

 

Balance, deficit/surplus

BYN thousand

Jul/185)

670 029

-78 407

   

Financing

BYN thousand

Jul/185)

-670 029

78 407

   

   Domestic

BYN thousand

Jul/185)

-336 179

304 302


       Bank

BYN thousand

Jul/185)

-396 741

329 320

        

       Nonbank

BYN thousand

Jul/185)

60 562

-25 018

   

  Foreign

BYN thousand

Jul/185)

-333 850

-225 895

   

Central Government Debt 

      




Central Government Debt

Debt of the central government and debt guaranteed by the central government, total

BYN thousand

Jul/18

49 418 424

49 246 356


  Domestic

BYN thousand

Jul/18

12 371 796

12 447 274

 

  External

BYN thousand

Jul/18

37 046 628

36 799 083


Debt of the central government

BYN thousand

Jul/18

42 148 701

41 965 249


Domestic debt by maturity

BYN thousand

Jul/18

9 192 142

9 255 842

  

       Long-term

BYN thousand

Jul/18

9 191 916

9 255 614


       Short-term

BYN thousand

Jul/18

226

228


External debt by maturity

BYN thousand

Jul/18

32 956 559

32 709 407

  

       Long-term

BYN thousand

Jul/18

32 956 559

32 709 407

         

       Short-term

BYN thousand

Jul/18

0

0


Debt guaranteed by the central government

BYN thousand

Jul/18

7 269 723

7 281 107


  Domestic

BYN thousand

Jul/18

3 179 654

3 191 431


  External

BYN thousand

Jul/18

4 090 069

4 089 676

  

FINANCIAL SECTOR

Depository Corporations Survey



 


Depository Corporations Survey

Money aggregate M0

BYN million

Aug/18

2 800.4

2 699.1

Broad Money Indicators 

Money aggregate M1

BYN million

Aug/18

7 549.5

7 255.3


Money aggregate M2

BYN million

Aug/18

14 646.6

14 033.0

 

Money aggregate M3

BYN million

Aug/18

40 317.8

39 071.3

 

Domestic claims

BYN million

Aug/18

38 720.2

37 483.2

 

Net claims on general government

BYN million

Aug/18

-9 669.0

-9 438.5


Claims on nonbank financial institutions

BYN million

Aug/18

3 992.4

3 789.7

 

Claims on public nonfinancial corporations

BYN million

Aug/18

18 369.2

17 697.8

 

Claims on private sector

BYN million

Aug/18

26 027.7

25 434.1

 

Net foreign assets

BYN million

Aug/18

6 690.8

6 378.7

 

Central Bank Survey

 

 

 

 

Central Bank Survey

Monetary base

BYN million

Aug/18

7 088.7

7 100.4


Domestic claims

BYN million

Aug/18

-10 257.4

-9 733.2

 

Net claims on general government

BYN million

Aug/18

-11 901.3

-11 446.9


Claims on nonbank financial institutions

BYN million

Aug/18

1 310.0

1 310.0


Claims on public nonfinancial corporations

BYN million

Aug/18

136.2

136.2


Claims on private sector

BYN million

Aug/18

7.3

7.3


Claims on banks

BYN million

Aug/18

190.4

260.2


Net foreign assets

BYN million

Aug/18

12 527.9

11 678.2

Net foreign position

Interest Rates






Short-term government bond rates (GKOs) and long-term bond rates (GDOs)

percent per annum

  daily

   

   

GKO and GDO

Refinancing rate of the National Bank of the Republic of Belarus

percent per annum

  daily

   

   

Refinancing rate

Overnight credit rates set by the National Bank of the Republic of Belarus (one-day settlement credit)

percent per annum

  daily

   

   

Interest rates on the national bank's operations

Rates on Lombard collateral credits set by the National Bank of the Republic of Belarus

percent per annum

  daily

   


Interest rates on the national bank's operations

Rates on funds resources attracted for deposit and deposited with the National Bank of the Republic of Belarus

percent per annum

  daily

   

   

Interest rates on the national bank's operations

Actual rates on interbank credits (deposits)

percent per annum

  daily



Average interest rates

Stock Exchange: Stock Price Index



    

   

Belarusian currency and stock exchange

EXTERNAL SECTOR

Balance of Payments*





Balance of payments statistics

Current account

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

458.5

-1 283.0

 

Exports of goods and services

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

10 471.3

9 787.9


Imports of goods and services

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

10 459.0

9 471.1


Primary income

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

197.3

-2 004.0

 

Secondary income

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

248.9

404.2


Capital account

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

1.1

16.8


Financial account

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

379.5

-678.8


Direct investment

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

300.3

-1 398.6


Portfolio investment

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

116.4

310


Financial derivatives

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

18.2

-0.4

 

Other investment

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

-55.4

410.2


Net errors and omissions

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

-72.6

186.9

 

Financing

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

7.5

-400.5


International reserves (official reserve assets)

million US dollars

Aug/18

7 246.4

7 030.2

International reserve assets

Foreign currency reserves

million US dollars

Aug/18

4 211.4

3 969.3


IMF reserve position

million US dollars

Aug/18

0.0

0.0


SDRs (special drawing rights)

million US dollars

Aug/18

521.0

522.3


Gold

million US dollars

Aug/18

1 808.2

1 834.1


Other reserve assets

million US dollars

Aug/18

705.7

704.5


Template for International Reserves and Foreign Currency Liquidity

million US dollars

Aug/18



International reserves template and foreign currency liquidity

Merchandise Trade (Foreign Trade)

 

 

 

 

 Foreign trade

Total exports of goods (f.o.b.)

million US dollars

Jul/2018

2 746.8

2 798.5

 

Total imports of goods (f.o.b.)

million US dollars

Jul/2018

2 953.2

3 078.3

 

Trade balance

million US dollars

Jul/2018

-206.4

-279.8


International Investment Position

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

-41 962.4

-42 803.6

International Investment Position 

Assets

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

16 172.8

16 272.3

 

Direct investment abroad

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

884.7

910.1

 

Portfolio investment

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

90.6

94.1

 

Equity securities

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

3.3

3.2

 

Debt securities

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

87.3

90.9

 

Financial derivatives

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

17.8

1.8

 

Other investment

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

8 348.3

8 271.7

 

Reserve assets

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

6 831.4

6 994.6

 

Liabilities

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

58 135.2

59 075.9

 

Direct investment in Belarus

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

20 877.9

21 300.1

 

Portfolio investment

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

2 468.5

2 615.8

 

Equity securities

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

35.5

41.3

 

Debt securities

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

2 433.0

2 574.5

 

Financial derivatives

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

0.7

2.9

 

Other investment

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

34 788.1

35 157.1

 

Gross External Debt Position**

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

39 259.2

39 777.8

 External Debt

General Government

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

16 960.8

16 962.0

 

Short-term

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

0.0

0.0

 

Currency and deposits

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

0.0

0.0

 

Debt securities

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

0.0

0.0

 

Loans

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

0.0

0.0

 

Trade credit and advances

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

0.0

0.0

 

Other debt liabilities

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

0.0

0.0

 

Long-term

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

16 960.8

16 962.0


Special drawing rights (SDRs), Allocation

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

518.5

536.0

 

Currency and deposits

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

0.0

0.0

 

Debt securities

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

2 003.8

2 003.9

 

Loans

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

14 438.5

14 422.1

 

Trade credit and advances

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

0.0

0.0

 

Other debt liabilities

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

0.0

0.0

 

Central Bank

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

953.6

1 072.4

 

Short-term

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

125.6

127.7

 

Currency and deposits

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

65.0

63.9

 

Debt securities

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

0.0

0.0

 

Loans

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

60.6

63.8

 

Trade credit and advances

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

0.0

0.0


Other debt liabilities

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

0.0

0.0

 

Long-term

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

828.0

944.7

 

Special drawing rights (SDRs), Allocation

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

0.0

0.0

 

Currency and deposits

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

0.0

0.0

 

Debt securities

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

315.9

439.4

 

Loans

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

512.1

505.3

 

Trade credit and advances

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

0.0

0.0


Other debt liabilities

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

0.0

0.0

 

Deposit-Taking Corporations, except the Central Bank

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

4 503.7

4 664.3

 

Short-term

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

1 556.9

1 542.1

 

Currency and deposits

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

405.7

431.6

 

Debt securities

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

10.4

10.4

 

Loans

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

1 119.4

1 018.7

 

Trade credit and advances

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

0.0

0.0

 

Other debt liabilities

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

21.4

81.4

 

Long-term

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

2 946.8

3 122.2

 

Currency and deposits

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

91.3

113.1

 

Debt securities

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

100.0

117.9

 

Loans

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

2 755.5

2 891.2

 

Trade credit and advances

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

0.0

0.0

 

Other debt liabilities

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

0.0

0.0

 

Other Sectors

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

14 803.0

15 032.9

 

Short-term

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

8 114.7

8 145.4

 

Currency and deposits

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

0.0

0.0

 

Debt securities

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

0.1

0.1

 

Loans

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

616.3

649.1

 

Trade credit and advances

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

7 477.3

7 472.3

 

Other debt liabilities

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

21.0

23.9

 

Long-term

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

6 688.3

6 887.5

 

Currency and deposits

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

0.0

0.0

 

Debt securities

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

2.8

2.8

 

Loans

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

6 685.5

6 884.7

 

Trade credit and advances

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

0.0

0.0


Other debt liabilities

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

0.0

0.0

 

Direct Investment: Intercompany Lending

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

2 038.1

2 046.2

 

Debt liabilities of direct investment enterprises to direct investors

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

2 009.7

2 017.7

 

Debt liabilities of direct investors to direct investment enterprises

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

28.4

28.5

 

Debt liabilities to fellow enterprises

millions of US dollars

Q2/18

0.0

0.0

 

Exchange Rates

 

 

 

 

Official exchange rates (daily)

US dollar

 

daily

 

 

 

Euro

 

daily

 

 

 

POPULATION

 

 

 

 

 

Population4)

thousand
(as of the beginning of the year)

2018

9 491.8

9 504.7

Population dynamics
Population data


*According to the Balance of Payments and International Investment Position Manual (IMF, 2009).
** According to the External Debt Statistics: Guide for Compilers and Users (IMF, 2013).

1) Industrial production index is calculated on the basis of production dynamics of representative goods (in physical or value terms).
2) General government operations include: the republican budget (budgetary accounts), the Fund of Social Protection of the Population, local budgets.
3) Central government operations include: the republican budget (budgetary accounts), the Fund of Social Protection of the Population.
4) Latest data are as of the beginning of 2018, previous period data are given as of the beginning of 2017.
5) In accordance with changes of budget classification made from January 2018.



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