Cantabria latest publications

October 9, 2018

Cantabria Economic Outlook 2018

The economy of Cantabria grew 3.2% in 2017 and will moderate its growth rate to 2.8% in 2018 and 2.6% in 2019. It will create around 10,000 jobs until the end of 2019, although some risks are more likely now than a few months ago. The level of absolute and per capita GDP will recover, but the challenge is to create more and…

March 14, 2018

The future of cities

Cities are the engine of economic and social development. In Spain, cities account for 60% of the population and employment, as well as 70% of GDP. However, in addition to benefits, the urban phenomenon generates some costs which increase in line with the size of the city.

October 9, 2017

Situación Cantabria 2017

La economía de Cantabria creció un 2,3% en 2016; se prevé que crezca un 2,5% en 2017 y un 2,7% en 2018. Se crearán 7.000 puestos de trabajo hasta el final de 2018 y la tasa de paro bajará hasta el 11,7%. Aunque prácticamente se recuperará el nivel de PIB y PIB per cápita precrisis, crear más y mejor empleo sigue siendo el p…

December 1, 2016

Cantabria Economic Outlook 2016

The economy of Cantabria will grow about 2.9% in 2016, but will slow down to 2.2% in 2017, creating around 12,000 new jobs in those two years. Internal demand drives the recovery, supported by tourism, especially foreigners’. Creating more and better employment remains as a challenge.

December 3, 2015

Cantabria Economic Outlook 2015

The recovery of economic activity and job creation in Cantabria continue at a slower pace than in the case of Spain, although with a deceleration in the second half that has also been more gradual. The BBVA Research scenario predicts growth of 2.6% in 2015 and 2016, with potential for 9,000 jobs to be created over the two y…

December 3, 2014

Cantabria Economic Outlook 2014

Cantabria returns to growth in 2014 after the contraction of 2013 (-1.9%). The BBVA Research scenario for Cantabria forecasts growth of 0.9% in 2014, and an acceleration to 1.7% in 2015, in a context of recovery of domestic demand and improved performance on the part of external markets.

December 3, 2014

Presentación "Situación Cantabria 2014"

La economía cántabra recupera el crecimiento en 2014 y lo acelerará en 2015, impulsada por la demanda interna y la corrección de desequilibrios. Es imprescindible continuar con el esfuerzo reformador.

December 3, 2013

Presentación ''Situación Cantabria 2013''

La economía de Cantabria toca fondo en 2013 y se recuperará moderadamente en 2014, condicionada por el sector exterior y la corrección de los desequilibrios internos