|Unit||Index 1990-2006=100, SA|
|Capacity Utilization||2019 Q2||79.4||77.8||%, SA||Quarterly|
|Business Confidence||Mar 2019||106.6||109.1||Index 1990-2006=100, SA||Monthly|
|Industrial Production||Mar 2019||101.58||102.89||Index 2015=100, WDASA||Monthly|
|Change in Inventories||2018 Q4||391.97||186.14||Mil. EUR, CDASA||Quarterly|
|Real Change in Inventories||2018 Q4||342.87||305.22||Mil. Ch. 2011 EUR, CDASA||Quarterly|
The active dataset is consistent with ESA 2010 and the Balance sixth education of the Balance of Payments Manual (BPM6) published by the IMF. The series are consistent with ESA 95 and the Fifth edition of the Balance of Payments Manual published by the IMF and the third edition of the OECD’s Benchmark Definition of Foreign Direct Investment.
The dataset provides information on the Portuguese main economic indicators and includes:
The statistical data for Portugal are provided by Bank of Portugal and compiled from the data provided by the Ministry of Finance, the Statistics Portugal, Euronext Lisboa and the Bank of Portugal.
Portugal adopted the Special Data Dissemination Standard (SDDS) in October 1998 for the dissemination of reliable, comprehensive and timely economic, financial and sociodemographic data.
The detailed methodologies for the specific indicators can be found at:
Active series begin as early as January 1974 and are monthly and quarterly. Figures are end-of-period positions in millions of euro (Mil. EUR), millions of euros year to date (Mil. EUR YTD), balance of opinion (Bal. of Op.), percent per annum (% p.a.), tons (Ths. kg), gigwat hours (GWh) and number of individuals (#), not seasonally adjusted (NSA) and seasonally adjusted (SA).
The data may be subject to revisions.