Economic situation

Berlin’s economy back on the road to success

Berlin's economic output also rose sharply in 2022: Adjusted for inflation, the gross domestic product grew by 4.9 percent compared to the previous year (2021: 3.2 percent). This means that Berlin has the second highest growth rate in a nationwide comparison putting it well above the average growth of 1.8 percent in Germany. Compared to 2019, the year before the start of the corona pandemic, gross domestic product was 1.9 percent higher. The number of people in employment increased by 3.4 percent compared to the previous year. This puts Berlin in first place nationwide.

(Source: Berlin-Brandenburg Statistics Office, 2023)

Income and labor market 2023

+1.6 % Growth rate of employees compared to previous year 0.9 % above national average 9.1 % unemployment rate annual average 4,634 € Gross per month average earnings +5.8 % compared to previous year (Source: Berlin-Brandenburg Statistics Office, 2024)

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Consumer prices

In 2023, consumer prices in Berlin increased by an average of 6.2 percent over the previous year.

Real Estate Portal

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Berlin Economy Overview Map

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