Finland Output Gap, Percent of Potential GDP Statistics

19, Nov 2019, EST.

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Country or Region: Finland › Change country
Economic Indicator: Output Gap, Percent of Potential GDP › See all Finland 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 Finland , Year 2015 - In Detail

Output Gap, Percent of Potential GDP for Finland in year 2015 is -3.104 %. 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 Finland No. 22 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 %; Finland is 2.87 less than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, Output Gap, Percent of Potential GDP for Finland was -3.33 % Output Gap, Percent of Potential GDP for Finland in 2015 was or will be 6.65% less than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Output Gap, Percent of Potential GDP for Finland was or will be -2.65 %, which is 14.76% less than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Output Gap, Percent of Potential GDP for Finland, in other Years
Year %
  2021 n/a
  2020 n/a
  2019 n/a
  2018 n/a
  2017 -2.181
  2016 -2.646
2015 -3.104
  2014 -3.325
  2013 -2.696
  2012 -1.878
  2011 -0.139
  2010 -2.007
  2009 -4.322
  2008 4.66
  2007 6.09
  2006 3.3
  2005 1.793
  2004 1.671
  2003 0.058
  2002 0.403
  2001 1.601
  2000 2.553
  1999 1.042
  1998 1.777
  1997 -0.046
  1996 -3.256
  1995 -4.013
  1994 -5.442
  1993 -7.883
  1992 -6.609
  1991 -3.309
  1990 2.341
  1989 5.742
  1988 3.755
  1987 0.781
  1986 -0.822
  1985 -1.146
  1984 -1.449
  1983 -1.565
  1982 -1.527
  1981 -1.007
  1980 1.116