Statistics

Croatia's food industry records 43.7% increase in net profit

Croatia's food industry generated a consolidated net profit of HRK 931.5 million in 2015, which was an annual increase of 43.7%, according to figures provided by the Financial Agency (FINA).

Tourists aged 65 and up generate 20% of overnights, says Eurostat

With over 1.2 billion nights spent during their trips all over the world in 2014, tourists aged 65 or over (hereafter "older tourists") living in the European Union accounted for 20% of the...

Unemployment rate down for seven straight months

Croatia's registered unemployment rate in August was 13.1%, the Croatian Employment Service (HZZ) said on Friday, adding that August was the seventh consecutive month in which unemployment fell....

Croatian average take-home pay in July HRK 5,594

The average net salary in Croatian corporate entities for July was HRK 5,594, which is 1.6% less (HRK 92) in nominal terms compared to June, according to preliminary figures released by the...

Eurostat: Exports sharply down, imports up in July

The international trade in goods surplus of the EU28 in July 2016 was a mere EUR 100 million due to a steep drop in exports and a significant increase in imports, show data from the EU's...

Number of visits by foreign cruise ships in Jan-Jul 2016 up 2.9 pct

There were 395 visits by foreign cruise ships in the Croatian Adriatic in the first seven months of this year, which is an increase of 2.9% from the same period of last year, according to figures...

Statistical office confirms 2.8% GDP growth in Q2

The national statistical office on Wednesday confirmed its preliminary estimate showing that GDP in Q2 this year grew 2.8% from Q2 2015.

Over 106,000 VAT businesses operated in Croatia in 2015

Last year more than 106,500 businesses subject to Value Added Tax (VAT) operated in Croatia, employing 836,600 workers and generating HRK 639.6 billion in revenues and 17.1 billion in net profits...

Croatia's economy gaining steam, up over 2% in Q2 - analysts

Croatia's economic growth in Q2 2016 is set to have risen above 2% on the back of growing consumption and investments and excellent results in the ongoing tourist season, according to estimates of...

Croatian island businesses' revenues grow 10 pct in 2015

During 2015, a total of 3,933 entrepreneurs did business on Croatian islands, and their revenues totalled HRK 9.7 billion, up 9.9% from 2014, according to figures collected by the Financial Agency...

Croatia's industrial producer prices down for 39 straight months

Industrial producer prices in Croatia fell by 5.5% in July 2016 compared with July 2015, which is the 39th consecutive month that they have decreased on the annual level, according to figures...

Zagreb records double digit increase in visitor arrivals and overnights in July

In July 2016 Zagreb recorded a 12% increase in tourist arrivals on the year and a 34% increase in overnights, the city tourism authority reported on Thursday, saying that the positive trend would...

328K private & 32K commercial bank accounts frozen in June

At the end of June there were 32,045 frozen business accounts in Croatia with a total of HRK 19.2 billion unsettled obligations and 328,788 blocked private accounts, with debts amounting to HRK 39...

Croatian average salary for May at EUR 763

The Croatian average net monthly salary for May 2016 was HRK 5,706, an increase in real terms of 1.1% over April 2016 and of 2.1% over May 2015, figures from the National Bureau of Statistics (DZS...

Croatia's unemployment rate down for fifth consecutive month

The registered unemployment rate in June 2016 fell to 13.6 percent from 14.4% in May, the national statistical office said on Friday.