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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 4.4 PRODUCER PRICES SEP AUG SEP 2011 Month-on-month (pct) 0.6 1.6 0.1 Year-on-year (pct) 6.2 5.7 7.1 CONSUMER PRICES AUG JUL AUG 2011 Month-on-month (pct) 0.5 -1.0 -0.1 Year-on-year 4.0 3.4 2.0

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

CENTRAL GOVERNMENT BUDGET JUL JUN JAN-JUL Total revenue (mln HRK) 10,024 8,576 62,929 Total expenditure 11,340 9,341 69,892 Overall deficit/surplus -1,316 -765 -6,963 NOTE - Last year the Jan-Jul central government budget amounted to 9.2 billion kuna. INTEREST RATES (PCT) CURRENT PREVIOUS LAST CHANGE Discount 7.0 9.0 8/06/2011 Lombard 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 10,877.9 COMMERCIAL BANKS 3,704.8 3,264.7 3,560.6 MONEY 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 54,014.2 Broadest money M4 247,983.7 244,531.4 241,379.1 Q2 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 -766.2 901.2 597.5 Reserve assets -108.8 -222.6 -31.7 NET ERRORS AND OMISSIONS 107.4 300.3 152.8 RATINGS Moody's Baa3 foreign and local currency debt, outlook negative S&P BBB- foreign and local currency debt, outlook negative Fitch BBB- long-term foreign, BBB local currency, outlook stable

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