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Gross Domestic Product Quarter 1 2013

1st QUARTER 2013National Statistics logo


A National Statistics Publication for Scotland

Subject: The Economy Coverage: Scotland

Date: 17 July 2013


A printable version (.pdf) of the statistical bulletin is available at: GDP 2013Q1 PDF

The results tables (.xls) are available to download at: GDP 2013Q1 XLS


Main Findings

Scottish Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in constant basic prices grew by 0.4 per cent during the first quarter of 2013.

Output in the Services sector grew by 0.8 per cent. Total output in the Production sector grew by 0.1 per cent. Output in the Construction sector contracted by 2.5 per cent.

On an annual basis, comparing the latest quarter (2013 Q1) with the same quarter in the previous year (2012 Q1), GDP grew 1.2%.