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Scottish Quarterly GDP 2016 Quarter 1

1st QUARTER 2016National Statistics logo


A National Statistics Publication for Scotland

Subject: The Economy Coverage: Scotland

Date: 20 July 2016


Main Findings

The output of the Scottish economy remained flat during the first quarter of 2016.

Output in the Services sector grew by 0.4%, the Production sector contracted by 1.2%, and the Construction sector contracted by 1.5%.

On an annual basis, comparing the latest quarter (2016 Q1) with the same quarter of the previous year (2015 Q1), Scottish GDP grew by 0.6%.

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

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

Additionally, the following are available:

A revisions note detailing revisions and methodological changes for this quarter.

A source catalogue, which gives details of the sources and weights used to calculate the figures in this publication.