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TABLE-INDICATORS - Croatia - updated on Oct 9

Oct 9 (Reuters) - ZAGREB - Croatian economic indicators,updated on Oct 9 with September producer prices.

GROSS DOMESTIC PRODUCT (GDP) Q2 Q1 Q2 2011

Total (bln HRK, current prices) 83.39 75.72 83.58

Total (bln HRK, 2005 constant prices) 67.66 62.26 69.18

Growth rates yr/yr (pct) -2.2 -1.3 0.6-Household consumption -3.4 -0.3 0.6-Government -0.2 -1.5 1.6

-Gross fixed capital formation -5.9 -2.8 -7.0

-Exports of goods/services -1.8 2.4 4.8-Imports of goods/services -3.3 1.1 4.4PRODUCER PRICES SEP AUG SEP 2011Month-on-month (pct) 0.6 1.6 0.1Year-on-year (pct) 6.2 5.7 7.1CONSUMER PRICES AUG JUL AUG 2011Month-on-month (pct) 0.5 -1.0 -0.1Year-on-year 4.0 3.4 2.0

NOTE - The Statistics Bureau said consumer prices had risen 3.2percent compared to the end of 2011, while the annual averageinflation in the last 12 months amounted to 2.6 percent.

UNEMPLOYMENT AUG JULY AUG 2011Total unemployed 301,583 298,690 285,345

Unemployment rate (pct) 17.7 17.5 16.7NOTES - The number of jobless rose 1.0 percent in August on amonthly basis and 5.7 percent year-on-year. According to theEmployment Bureau's jobless data, refreshed on a daily basis, atotal of 306,336 people were unemployed on Sept 21.

MERCHANDISE TRADE AUG JUL JAN-AUG JAN-AUG 11Exports (million EUR) 776 843 6,204 6,305Imports 1,342 1,511 10,898 10,824Balance -566 -668 -4,694 -4,519INDUSTRIAL OUTPUT AUG JUL AUG '11Monthly change (pct) 0.7 1.1 -4.9Year-on-year change 0.6 -5.5 -4.4

NOTE - The Bureau also put the output decline in the first eightmonths at 5.3 percent year-on-year.

RETAIL SALES AUG JUL AUG 2011Month-on-month change (pct) 1.2 16.9 -0.8Year-on-year -3.2 -5.1 2.0REAL NET WAGES JULY JUN JULY 11Month-on-month (pct) -0.2 -0.1 -1.9Year-on-yeaer (pct) -2.2 -3.8 -1.1

Nominal net wages (HRK) 5,424 5,492 5,365NOTE - Net wages fell 1.4 percent in the first seven months overa year ago.

CENTRAL GOVERNMENT BUDGET JUL JUN JAN-JULTotal revenue (mln HRK) 10,024 8,576 62,929Total expenditure 11,340 9,341 69,892Overall deficit/surplus -1,316 -765 -6,963NOTE - Last year the Jan-Jul central government budget amountedto 9.2 billion kuna.INTEREST RATES (PCT) CURRENT PREVIOUS LAST CHANGEDiscount 7.0 9.0 8/06/2011Lombard 6.25 9.0 25/11/2011

HNB reverse repo auction yield 6.00 8.35 03/12/2008

CURRENCY RESERVES (mln eur) AUG JUL AUG 2011

Croatian National Bank 11,532.4 11,607.2 11,217.3- Currency and deposits 11,164.0 11,233.9 10,877.9COMMERCIAL BANKS 3,704.8 3,264.7 3,560.6MONEY SUPPLY AUG JUL AUG 2011

Reserve money (million HRK) 58,750.7 58,518.4 58,080.3

M1 money supply 52,251.6 53,148.6 54,014.2Broadest money M4 247,983.7 244,531.4 241,379.1Q2 Q1 Q2 '11

CURRENT ACCOUNT BALANCE (mln eur) -210.0 -1,593.0 -366.2

- Goods -1,755.5 --1,565.4 -1,674.8- Services 1,637.8 216.4 1,584.1- Income -392.7 -520.7 -557.5- Current transfers 300.4 276.7 282.0

The central bank detailed the balance of payments as follows:

CAPITAL AND FINANCIAL ACCOUNT 102.7 1,292.7 213.5

- Direct investment 130.6 228.5 282.1- Portfolio investment 814.5 400.2 -584.2- Other investment -766.2 901.2 597.5Reserve assets -108.8 -222.6 -31.7NET ERRORS AND OMISSIONS 107.4 300.3 152.8RATINGSMoody's Baa3 foreign and local currency debt,outlook negativeS&P BBB- foreign and local currency debt,outlook negativeFitch BBB- long-term foreign, BBB localcurrency, outlook stable

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