Hungary
Statistical Tables

In recent years, the IMF has released a growing number of reports and other documents covering economic and financial developments and trends in member countries. Each report, prepared by a staff team after discussions with government officials, is published at the option of the member country.

Abstract

In recent years, the IMF has released a growing number of reports and other documents covering economic and financial developments and trends in member countries. Each report, prepared by a staff team after discussions with government officials, is published at the option of the member country.

Table 1.

Hungary: Selected Economic Indicators, 1991–95

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Sources: Data provided by the authorities; IFS; and staff estimates.

Includes in 1993 imports of military equipment from Russia in lieu of outstanding claims by Hungary.

Overall balance, excluding interest expenditure and other debt charges.

The current account deficit is on a settlements basis and differs from the saving-investment balance which is on a national accounts basis.

In percent of exports of goods and nonfactor services; including early debt repayments in 1994–1996.

Table 2.

Hungary: Gross Domestic Product and Aggregate Demand, 1990–95 1/

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Sources: CSO; and data provided by the Hungarian authorities.

The data series have a break in 1991: for 1991–95, the data are based on the new System of National Accounts (SNA); earlier data are based on the old SNA (see also the following footnotes).

Under the new SNA: household consumption, including social transfers in kind; under the old SNA: private consumption.

Under the new SNA: government final consumption expenditure, excluding social transfers in kind by the government; under the old SNA: public consumption.

Includes in 1993 Ft 72 billion in imports of military equipment from Russia.

Table 3.

Hungary: Aggregate Demand - Real Growth and Implicit Deflators, 1990–95 1/

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Sources: CSO; and data provided by the Hungarian authorities.

The data series have a break in 1991: for 1991–95, the data are based on the new System of National Accounts (SNA); earlier data are based on the old SNA (see also the following footnotes).

Under the new SNA: household consumption, including social transfers in kind; under the old SNA: private consumption.

Under the new SNA: government final consumption expenditure, excluding social transfer in kind by the government; under the old SNA: public consumption.

Includes in 1993 Ft 72 billion imports of military equipment from Russia. Excluding these imports, real growth in collective consumption and imports was 4.0 percent and 11.1 percent, respectively, in 1993 and 3.5 percent and 17.7 percent in 1994.

Contribution to growth.

Table 4.

Hungary: Income Distribution by Sectors of Production, 1991–95

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Sources: CSO; and Ministry of Finance.
Table 5.

Hungary: Gross Value Added by Sector, 1991–95 1/

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Source: CSO.

Growth rates after 1991 (and the forint values of 1991) are based on the new System of National Accounts (SNA); data for earlier years based on the old SNA methodology and not directly comparable.

Table 6.

Hungary: Sectoral Saving and Investment Balances, 1991–95 1/

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Sources: CSO; and Ministry of Finance.

Data based on the new System of National Accounts.

Excludes in 1993 imports of military equipment from Russia in lieu of outstanding claims by Hungary.

The nonfinancial balance is on a national accounts basis and differs from the current account in the balance of payments, which is on a settlement basis.

Table 7.

Hungary: Household Disposable Income, 1991–95

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Sources: CSO; and authorities’ estimate for 1995.

Deflated by the individual consumption deflator.

Ratio of saving and adjusted disposable income.

Table 8.

Hungary: Employment by Sector, 1993–95

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Source: CSO.

Excluding persons being on child care leave.

Covers population between 15 and 74 years of age. Data are based on labor force survey.

Table 9.

Hungary: Unemployment Indicators, 1990–95

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Sources: CSO, Statistical Yearbook and Monthly Bulletin of Statistics (various issues); and data provided by the authorities.

By duration of job search, based on labor force survey for last quarter of the year. Until 1992, the data are not directly comparable and refer to less than 27 weeks, less than 55 and more than 27 weeks, and over 55 weeks, respectively.

Ratio of unemployed at end of the year to the labor force in January of the previous year.

Deflated by the consumer price index.

Table 10.

Hungary: Consumer Prices and Wages, 1990–95

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Sources: CSO, Monthly Bulletin of Statistics; and data provided by the Hungarian authorities
Table 11.

Hungary: Producer Prices, 1992–95 1/

(Average annual percent change)

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Sources: CSO, Monthly Bulletin of Statistics; and data provided by the Hungarian authorities.

Domestic and foreign sales. Data are based on new industrial classifications and are not directly comparable to earlier years.

Table 12.

Hungary: Share of Administered Prices in CPI, 1992–96 1/

(Percentage points)

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Source: CSO.

Since 1992 index numbers have been calculated with fixed weighting throughout the year. The weights concerning the detailed groups of goods and services (160) are based on the data of Household Budget Survey, adjusted in connection with the National Accounts. The weights are changed annually, reflecting the previous year’s survey. In 1996 the weights correspond to the family expenditure structure of 1994.

The prices (consumer and producer) are free, but a price subsidy is administered.

Table 13.

Hungary: Number of Business Organizations, 1990–95

(End-Year)

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Sources: CSO; FDI in Hungary; and data provided by the Hungarian authorities.

New classification (effective from January 1, 1994).

State enterprise and other economic institution to be transformed.

Through 1993 social security institutions are included in government institutions.

Table 14.

Hungary: Consolidated Central Government Accounts, 1990–96 1/

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Source: Ministry of Finance.

Central budget, consolidated with social security funds, central-budgetary institutions, and extrabudgetary funds. Excludes in 1993 national revenues corresponding to the resolution of outstanding claims by Hungary related to the purchase of military aircraft from Russia.

Table 15.

Hungary: State Budget Revenue, 1990–96

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Source: Ministry of Finance.
Table 16.

Hungary: State Budget Expenditure, 1990–96

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Source: Ministry of Finance.