On October 2016 the value of exports was 22 billion lekë, increasing by
7.2 % compared with the same period of previous year and by 5.2 % compared with September 2016. The value of imports in October 2016, was 50 billion lekë, decreasing by 1.0 % compared with the same period of previous year and increasing by 3.4 % compared with September 2016. This month the trade deficit is 28 billion lekë signing an decrease by 6.5 % compared with October 2015 and increasing 2.1 % compared with September 2016.
During the second quarter of 2016, youth (aged 15-29) labour force participation rate is 45.0 %. Youth employment rate is 31.6 %.
In the second quarter 2016, Producer Price Index reached 99.7 % compared with base year 2010. (2010 = 100). The annual change of index is – 2.0 %. Quarterly change of index is +2.4 %.
In the second quarter 2016, Construction Cost Index (for Dwellings) reached 102.2 % versus the first quarter 2011. (First quarter 2011=100). In the second quarter 2016, the annual change of Construction Cost Index (for Dwellings) is - 0.2 %. In the second quarter 2016, the quarterly change of the CCI for dwellings is 0.3 %.
In the second quarter 2016, the value of turnover index volume increased 6.2 percent compared with the same quarter of the previous year. Whereas, in the group of Retail trade without including the retail sales of motor fuel, this index increased 10.9 percent compared with the same quarter of 2015.
Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in the second quarter of 2016 in volume terms has increased by 3.21% compared with the second quarter of 2015.
As for changes to the preceding quarter, the indicator of Gross Domestic Product increased by 0.91 % compared with the first quarter of 2016.
The population of Albania on January 1st is 2,886,026 inhabitants, compared to the population of 2015 there is a decrease of 6,276 inhabitants. The population of Albania consists of 1,461,326 males and 1,424,700 females. The sex ratio of this population is 102.6 males for 100 females. The median age of the population of Albania on January the 1st 2015 is 34.7 years.
152,288 enterprises are active at the end of 2015 comparing with 112,537 active enterprises in 2014, of which 19,543 are farmers registered to tax offices with an unique code.
In the first half of 2016, net domestic production of electric power was 4,065 GWh from 3,758 GWh produced in the first half of 2015, which increased by 8.2 percent.
Consumer Price Index in October 2016 arrived 101.2 % considerate December 2015 as base period. In October 2016 the annual rate of consumer price is 1.5 %. A year before the annual rate was 2.1 %.
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