Gross Domestic Product in the EU, Q3 2013

Page created: Wednesday, 4 December 2013 12:00GMT | Updated: Wednesday, 26 February 2014 16:23GMT

Press Release:  04 December 2013 - 6 Page(s)
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Euro Area  Europe  GDP  Gross Domestic Product

GDP rose by 0.1% in the euro area (EA17) and by 0.2% in the EU28 during the third quarter of 2013, compared with the previous quarter, according to second estimates published by Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union.

In the second quarter of 2013, growth rates were +0.3% and +0.4% respectively.

Compared with the same quarter of the previous year, seasonally adjusted GDP fell by 0.4% in the euro area and rose by 0.1% in the EU28 in the third quarter of 2013, after -0.6% and -0.1% respectively in the previous quarter.

During the third quarter of 2013, GDP in the United States grew by 0.7% compared with the previous quarter (after +0.6% in the second quarter of 2013). Compared with the same quarter of the previous year, GDP rose by 1.6% (after +1.6% in the previous quarter).



Original title:  Euro area GDP up by 0.1% and EU28 up by 0.2%