Germany: Stock price volatility

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 Germany

Stock price volatility, percent

 Latest value 24.38
 Year 2021
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1988 - 2021
 Average 20.50
 Min - Max 11.74 - 38.05
 Source Global Financial Development Database
For that indicator, we provide data for Germany from 1988 to 2021. The average value for Germany during that period was 20.5 percent with a minimum of 11.74 percent in 1996 and a maximum of 38.05 percent in 2003. The latest value from 2021 is 24.38 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2021 based on 87 countries is 20.14 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Recent values chart
Germany - Stock price volatility - Recent values chart

Historical chart
Germany - Stock price volatility - historical chart - 1988-2021




Definition: The stock price volatility index is the 360-day standard deviation of the return on the national stock market index.

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 Stock market value traded 46.66 2020 percent
 Stock market return 23.68 2021 percent
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 Non-life insurance premium volume 2.04 2020 percent
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