Israel - Real Retail Sales

Israel: Real Retail Sales

Mnemonic WRT$.IISR
Unit Index 2020=100, SA
Adjustments Seasonally Adjusted
Monthly 3.01 %
Data Jan 2023 109.6
Dec 2022 106.4

Series Information

Source Central Bureau of Statistics - Israel
Release Sales value of chain stores goods [retail sales index]
Frequency Monthly
Start Date 1/31/1995
End Date 1/31/2023

Israel: Consumer

Reference Last Previous Units Frequency
Real Retail Sales Jan 2023 109.6 106.4 Index 2020=100, SA Monthly
Personal Income 2019 19,752 19,333 ISL Annual

Release Information

For Israel, a monthly detailed retail sales volume index, known as the "sales value of chain stores goods" or "sales value indices of chain stores at constant prices." The general index excludes fuel and includes food. The reported components are food, textiles and clothing, footwear, durable goods, household and kitchen utensils, miscellaneous, and fuel.


  • Consumption classification: Unknown
  • Measurement: Fixed-base index relative to 2020 (Index 2020=100)
  • Adjustments:
    • Seasonally adjusted (SA)
    • Not seasonally adjusted (NSA)
  • Native frequency: Monthly
  • Start date: Uniformly 2018m1*


  • 2008=100 - 2006* to 2021
  • 2002=100 - 2001 to 2010
  • 1995=100 - 1995 to 2003

* We have extended select series.


Moody's Analytics supplements

For the general index, in SA and NSA terms, we extend the history using the predecessors.