Real GDP growth is projected to remain robust, albeit moderating from the peak in 2014 and 2015. The positive output gap is set to gradually close amid 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||5,6||4,9||4,1|
|Inflation (%, yoy)||0,9||1,3||1,5||1,8|
|Public budget balance (% of GDP)||1,1||0,9||0,5||0,5|
|Gross public debt (% of GDP)||57,6||54,9||51,6||48,8|
|Current account balance (% of GDP)||7,0||9,6||9,4||9,8|