Germany Output Gap, Percent of Potential GDP Statistics

22, Nov 2019, EST.

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

Output Gap, Percent of Potential GDP for Germany in year 2015 is -0.111 %. 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 Germany No. 3 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 %; Germany is 0.12 more than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, Output Gap, Percent of Potential GDP for Germany was -0.20 % Output Gap, Percent of Potential GDP for Germany in 2015 was or will be 44.22% less than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Output Gap, Percent of Potential GDP for Germany was or will be 0.01 %, which is 109.91% less than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Output Gap, Percent of Potential GDP for Germany, in other Years
Year %
  2021 0.17
  2020 0.258
  2019 0.29
  2018 0.284
  2017 0.277
  2016 0.011
2015 -0.111
  2014 -0.199
  2013 -0.433
  2012 0.402
  2011 1.02
  2010 -1.332
  2009 -4.032
  2008 2.141
  2007 2.25
  2006 0.139
  2005 -2.302
  2004 -1.999
  2003 -1.601
  2002 0.179
  2001 1.392
  2000 1.014
  1999 -0.543
  1998 -0.831
  1997 -1.014
  1996 -1.265
  1995 -0.488
  1994 -0.457
  1993 -0.854
  1992 2.36
  1991 2.804
  1990 1.496
  1989 -1.32
  1988 -2.345
  1987 -3.232
  1986 -2.071
  1985 -1.952
  1984 -1.776
  1983 -2.365
  1982 -1.875
  1981 0.847
  1980 2.685