Portugal Output Gap, Percent of Potential GDP Statistics

22, May 2019, EDT.

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Country or Region: Portugal › Change country
Economic Indicator: Output Gap, Percent of Potential GDP › See all Portugal indicators, › See Output Gap, Percent of Potential GDP data for all countries
Detailed Analysis for Year: 2015 › Change year
Full Dataset: from 1980 to 2019
Dataset updated: 17th March 2015
Data Source: International Monetary Fund (IMF)
National or Regional Currency: Euro
Currency Symbol: EUR

Output gaps for advanced economies are calculated as actual GDP less potential GDP as a percent of potential GDP. Estimates of output gaps are subject to a significant margin of uncertainty. See notes for: Gross domestic product, constant prices (National currency).

Output Gap, Percent of Potential GDP Statistics for Portugal , Year 2015 - In Detail

Output Gap, Percent of Potential GDP for Portugal in year 2015 is -3.155 %. Output gaps for advanced economies are calculated as actual GDP less potential GDP as a percent of potential GDP. Estimates of output gaps are subject to a significant margin of uncertainty.

This makes Portugal No. 23 in world rankings according to Output Gap, Percent of Potential GDP in year 2015. The world's average Output Gap, Percent of Potential GDP value is -0.23 %; Portugal is 2.93 less than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, Output Gap, Percent of Potential GDP for Portugal was -4.66 % Output Gap, Percent of Potential GDP for Portugal in 2015 was or will be 32.22% less than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Output Gap, Percent of Potential GDP for Portugal was or will be -2.00 %, which is 36.67% less than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Output Gap, Percent of Potential GDP for Portugal, in other Years
Year %
  2021 n/a
  2020 n/a
  2019 n/a
  2018 n/a
  2017 -1.16
  2016 -1.998
2015 -3.155
  2014 -4.655
  2013 -5.888
  2012 -5.193
  2011 -2.098
  2010 -0.675
  2009 -1.891
  2008 0.904
  2007 1.46
  2006 -0.311
  2005 -1.044
  2004 -1.164
  2003 -1.739
  2002 0.446
  2001 1.602
  2000 2.298
  1999 1.337
  1998 0.411
  1997 -1.336
  1996 -2.591
  1995 -3.351
  1994 -2.513
  1993 -0.778
  1992 3.338
  1991 3.829
  1990 4.284
  1989 0.555
  1988 -1.844
  1987 -2.997
  1986 -6.267
  1985 -5.811
  1984 -3.975
  1983 0.386
  1982 2.777
  1981 4.02
  1980 4.566