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New orders in main construction industry in March 2018: –15.1% seasonally adjusted on the previous month

By   /  May 25, 2018  /  Destatis Statistisches Bundesamt, Deutschland, English  /  Comments Off on New orders in main construction industry in March 2018: –15.1% seasonally adjusted on the previous month

Source: Destatis Statistisches Bundesamt – In EnglishNote on the use of cookies We use cookies to provide you with an optimum website design and to continuously improve it. Access data are stored only in an anonymised form for optimisation purposes. By continuing to use this website, you agree to the use of cookies and to […]

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Number of traffic accident fatalities down 8.8% in March 2018

By   /  May 24, 2018  /  Destatis Statistisches Bundesamt, Deutschland, English  /  Comments Off on Number of traffic accident fatalities down 8.8% in March 2018

Source: Destatis Statistisches Bundesamt – In English Enlarge pictureWIESBADEN – According to provisional results, 207 people died in road traffic accidents in Germany in March 2018. The Federal Statistical Office (Destatis) also reports that this was a decrease of 20 people, or 8.8%, on March 2017. The number of persons injured also declined in March […]

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Dwellings completed in 2017: +2.6% on the previous year

By   /  May 24, 2018  /  Destatis Statistisches Bundesamt, Deutschland, English  /  Comments Off on Dwellings completed in 2017: +2.6% on the previous year

Source: Destatis Statistisches Bundesamt – In EnglishWIESBADEN – As reported by the Federal Statistical Office (Destatis), the construction of a total of 284,800 dwellings was completed in Germany during the year 2017. Compared with the year 2016, this is an increase of 2.6% or 7,100.Basic data and long time series are available in table Construction […]

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Detailed gross domestic product results for the 1st quarter of 2018

By   /  May 24, 2018  /  Destatis Statistisches Bundesamt, Deutschland, English  /  Comments Off on Detailed gross domestic product results for the 1st quarter of 2018

Source: Destatis Statistisches Bundesamt – In English Enlarge pictureGross domestic product, 1st quarter of 2018• +0.3% on the previous quarter (price, seasonally and calendar-adjusted)• +1.6% on the same quarter a year earlier (price-adjusted)• +2.3% on the same quarter a year earlier (price and calendar adjusted)WIESBADEN – The German economy continued to grow also at the […]

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1.7% increase in naturalisations in 2017

By   /  May 23, 2018  /  Destatis Statistisches Bundesamt, Deutschland, English  /  Comments Off on 1.7% increase in naturalisations in 2017

Source: Destatis Statistisches Bundesamt – In English Impending Brexit has led to record number of Britons naturalised as German citizens WIESBADEN – Roughly 112,200 foreigners became naturalised German citizens in 2017. This was the highest number since 2013. The Federal Statistical Office (Destatis) also reports that this was an increase of just over 1,800, or […]

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Financial Literacy and Financial Stability

By   /  May 23, 2018  /  Deutsche Bundesbank, Deutschland, English  /  Comments Off on Financial Literacy and Financial Stability

Source: Deutsche Bundesbank in English Speech prepared for the 5th OECD-GFLEC Global Policy Research Symposium to Advance Financial Literacy Paris | 18.05.2018 I would like to thank Johannes Beutel, Magda Bianco, Manuel Buchholz, Katharina Knoll, Anna-Maria Lusardi, Jens Reich, Michael Richter, Panagiota Tzamourani, and Benjamin Weigert for very helpful discussions and inputs into earlier versions […]

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Changes in bank office statistics in 2017

By   /  May 19, 2018  /  Deutsche Bundesbank, Deutschland, English  /  Comments Off on Changes in bank office statistics in 2017

Source: Deutsche Bundesbank in EnglishConsolidation in banking sector continues The consolidation process in the German banking sector continued in 2017. Over the course of the year, the overall number of credit institutions fell by 65 to 1,823. This corresponds to a 3.4% decline compared with a drop of 3.7% in 2016.  “The challenging competitive environment […]

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Manufacturing in March 2018: unfilled orders up a seasonally adjusted 0.2% on the previous month

By   /  May 18, 2018  /  Destatis Statistisches Bundesamt, Deutschland, English  /  Comments Off on Manufacturing in March 2018: unfilled orders up a seasonally adjusted 0.2% on the previous month

Source: Destatis Statistisches Bundesamt – In English Range of the stock of orders 5.6 months Enlarge pictureWIESBADEN – Based on provisional data, the price adjusted stock of orders in manufacturing in March 2018 rose a calendar and seasonally adjusted 0.2% on the previous month, as reported by the Federal Statistical Office (Destatis). The domestic orders […]

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Wholesale prices in April 2018: +1.4% on April 2017

By   /  May 18, 2018  /  Destatis Statistisches Bundesamt, Deutschland, English  /  Comments Off on Wholesale prices in April 2018: +1.4% on April 2017

Source: Destatis Statistisches Bundesamt – In English Enlarge pictureWholesale selling prices, April 2018• +0.5% on the previous month• +1.4% on the same month a year earlierWIESBADEN – As reported by the Federal Statistical Office, the selling prices in wholesale trade increased by 1.4% in April 2018 from the corresponding month of the preceding year. In […]

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Producer prices in April 2018: +2.0% on April 2017

By   /  May 18, 2018  /  Destatis Statistisches Bundesamt, Deutschland, English  /  Comments Off on Producer prices in April 2018: +2.0% on April 2017

Source: Destatis Statistisches Bundesamt – In EnglishProducer prices of industrial products, April 2018• +0.5% on the previous month• +2.0% on the same month a year earlierWIESBADEN – In April 2018 the index of producer prices for industrial products rose by 2.0% compared with the corresponding month of the preceding year. In March the annual rate […]

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