Economic growth is projected to moderate but to remain vigorous over the forecast horizon. Malta’s economy is among the fastest growing economies in the EU, with record-low unemployment and moderate wage growth. The current account and the budget balances are set to remain in surplus.
|GDP growth (%, yoy)||5,5||6,6||5,8||5,1|
|Inflation (%, yoy)||0,9||1,3||1,6||1,8|
|Public budget balance (% of GDP)||1,0||3,9||1,1||1,3|
|Gross public debt (% of GDP)||56,2||50,8||47,1||43,4|
|Current account balance (% of GDP)||7,0||12,6||11,5||11,3|