NATIONAL BANK OF THE REPUBLIC OF BELARUS

Exchange Rate Indices of the Belarusian Ruble Against Currencies of Major Trade Partners


  Weight Coefficients of Countries - Major Trade Partners of the Republic of Belarus

1. Belarusian Ruble Nominal Exchange Rate Indices
(foreign currency units for 1 Belarusian rubles), in % of growth

 month to the previous month   month to December of previous year   period to relevant period of previous year  


IndicesMarch 2017
to February 2017
March 2017
to December 2016
January–March 2017
to January–March 2016
to Russian Ruble-0.7-3.3-14.9
to Euro-0.22.412.2
to Pound Sterling1.34.925.3
to Polish Zloty-0.6-1.011.1
to Hryvnia0.06.714.6
to US Dollar0.13.78.5
Effective*-0.52.3-2.0
(–) the Belarusian ruble real devaluation against foreign currency
(+) the Belarusian ruble real strengthening against foreign currency

2. Belarusian Ruble Nominal Exchange Rate Indices
(Belarusian rubles for a foreign currency unit), in % of growth

 month to the previous month   month to December of previous year   period to relevant period of previous year  


IndicesMarch 2017
to February 2017
March 2017
to December 2016
January–March 2017
to January–March 2016
to Russian Ruble0.73.417.5
to Euro0.2-2.3-10.9
to Pound Sterling-1.3-4.6-20.2
to Polish Zloty0.61.0-10.0
to Hryvnia0.0-6.3-12.8
to US Dollar-0.1-3.5-7.8
Effective*0.5-2.22.0
(–) the Belarusian ruble strengthening against foreign currency
(+) the Belarusian ruble devaluation against foreign currency

3. Belarusian Ruble Real Exchange Rate Indices
(foreign currency units for 1 Belarusian rubles), calcucalted using consumer price index, in % of growth

 month to the previous month   month to December of previous year   period to relevant period of previous year  


IndicesMarch 2017
to February 2017
March 2017
to December 2016
January–March 2017
to January–March 2016
to Russian Ruble-0.5-2.5-12.3
to Euro-0.73.718.7
to Pound Sterling1.26.032.0
to Polish Zloty-0.4-0.117.6
to Hryvnia-1.54.48.3
to US Dollar0.34.413.9
Effective*-0.5-1.4-3.4

4. Belarusian Ruble Real Exchange Rate Indices
(foreign currency units for 1 Belarusian rubles), calculated using industrial products producers price index, in % of growth

 month to the previous month   month to December of previous year   period to relevant period of previous year  


IndicesFebruary 2017
to January 2017
February 2017
to December 2016
January–February 2017
to January–February 2016
to Russian Ruble1.3-1.8-20.7
to Euro4.36.516.6
to Pound Sterling2.97.123.6
to Polish Zloty2.53.612.6
to Hryvnia0.79.0-8.5
to US Dollar4.47.513.8
Effective*1.8-0.4-11.9




Methodological comments:

Methodological comments to calculation of indicators are given in section 7 “Methodological notes to the tables of the Bulletin of Banking Statistics.


Note. The data printed in thick print were adjusted compared to the previously published data.

* Effective exchange rate indices of the Belarusian Ruble are calculated using weight coefficients of the trade turnover for the previous year of the countries – major trade partners of the Republic of Belarus in the total volume of the foreign trade of the Republic of Belarus.