Real exchange rate

February 2019

The real exchange rate of the Icelandic krona appreciated by 0.8% in February 2019. The real exchange rate index measured by relative consumer prices is 8.1% lower than in the same month last year.

Quarterly index of the real exchange rate measured by relative consumer prices was 90.1 points (yearly average 2005 = 100) in the 4th quarter of 2018, a decrease of 8.2% from the previous quarter.

Quarterly index of the real exchange rate measured by relative labor cost was 92.5 points (yearly average 2005 = 100) in the 4th quarter of 2018, a decrease of 8.4% from the previous quarter.

Supervisor: Statistics Department | fjarmalamarkadir@sedlabanki.is
Supervisor: Economic and monetary policy | raungengi@sedlabanki.is