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The Journal Gazette

Thursday, February 14, 2013 8:44 am

A glance at eurozone's main economic indicators

By The Associated Press

The recession across the economy of the 17 European Union countries that use the euro deepened in the last three months of 2012.
Here is a glance at the other economic and financial metrics for the single currency zone.
Population 332.9 million
Unemployment 11.7 percent (December)
Gross domestic product, annual ?9.4 trillion ($12.7 trillion) in 2011
Inflation 2.0 percent (annual rate of increase in consumer prices, January)
Government debt 90 percent of annual GDP (Q3 2012)
Exports ?164.2 billion ($221 billion), November
Imports ?150.5 billion ($203 billion), November
Base interest rate 0.75 percent
Euro exchange rate currently $1.3335
Stock market performance Stoxx Europe 600 index rose 2.7 percent in Q4