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GDP - 2014 Quarter 4

4th QUARTER 2014National Statistics logo


A National Statistics Publication for Scotland

Subject: The Economy Coverage: Scotland

Date: 15 April 2015


Main Findings

Scottish Gross Domestic Product (GDP) grew by 0.6% during the fourth quarter of 2014.

Output in the Services remained at the same level (0.0%). Total output in the Production sector grew by 1.0%. Output in the Construction sector expanded by 6.1%.

On an annual basis, comparing the latest quarter (2014 Q4) with the same quarter in the previous year (2013 Q4), GDP grew 2.8%.

Calendar year growth for 2014, i.e. comparison of the four quarters of 2014 with the four quarters of 2013, was 2.7%.


A printable version (.pdf) of the statistical bulletin is available.

The results tables (.xls) are available to download in excel format.


This publication of Scottish Quarterly GDP incorporates a number of revisions associated with updated (2012) GVA weights and revisions to comply with the National Accounts regulations as set out in the European System of Accounts 2010 (ESA10).

A paper with details on the ESA10 and other methodology changes implemented in this release is available at this link.