• House prices statistics at local level, 4Q 2017, INE

    In the fourth quarter of 2017 (last 12 months) the median price of dwellings sales in Portugal was 932 euros per square meter, +7.6% compared to the fourth quarter of 2016 (866 euros per square meter). In this period, 39 municipalities located mainly in Algarve and in Área Metropolitana de Lisboa, scored median house price […]

  • Tourism Demand of Residents, Q4 2017, INE

    In the 4th quarter 2017, tourism trips taken by residents in Portugal amounted to 4.75 million, corresponding to an increase of 7.4% vis-à-vis the same quarter of 2016 (+1.1% in the 3rd Q). Trips with a foreign destination represented 9.9% of the total and grew above the domestic ones (+17.1% compared with +6.5%; +8.5% and +0.4%, […]

  • Industrial Production Index, March 2018, INE

    Industrial Production year-on-year change rate was 1.7%, in March, the same value recorded in the previous month. Manufacturing Industry year-on-year change rate was -2.2% (2.7% in February). In the 1st quarter of 2018, the aggregate index increased 2.0% in year-on-year terms (in the previous quarter this change rate was 2.5%).

  • Retail Trade Index, March 2018 INE

    Retail trade turnover index registered a year-on-year change rate of 5.1% in March (4.3% in February). The indices of employment, wages and salaries and hours worked adjusted of calendar effects presented year-on-year change rates of 3.7%, 3.4% and 0.4%, respectively (3.7%, 4.7% and 0.3% in the previous month, by the same order). The first quarter […]

  • Vital Statistics, 2017, INE

    In 2017 there were 86,154 live births of mothers residing in Portugal, which represents a decrease of 1.1% (less 972 children), compared to the previous year. Of total live births, 54.9% were born “outside marriage”. There were 109,586 deaths of residents in national territory, a decrease of 0.9% (less 987 deaths) compared to 2016. Of […]