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Gross Domestic Product 2011 Quarter 3



3rd QUARTER 2011


A National Statistics Publication for Scotland

Subject: The Economy Coverage: Scotland

Date: 18 January 2012


A printable version (.pdf) of the statistical bulletin is available at: GDP 2011Q3 PDF

The results tables (.xls) are available to download at: GDP 2011Q3 XLS


Main Findings

Scottish Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in constant basic prices grew by 0.5 per cent during the third quarter of 2011.

The Services sector grew by 0.9 per cent. Production sector output fell by 0.1 per cent overall, with manufacturing growing by 0.9 per cent. Construction sector output fell by 1.2 per cent.

On an annual basis, comparing the most recent four quarters to the previous four quarters (4Q-on-4Q), GDP grew by 0.9 per cent.