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Scotland's GDP 2017 Q1

1st QUARTER 2017


A National Statistics Publication for Scotland

5 July 2017


Main Findings

The Scottish economy grew by 0.8% during the first quarter of 2017.

The Services sector grew by 0.3% and the Production sector by 3.1%. The Construction sector contracted by 0.7%.

On an annual basis, comparing the latest quarter (2017 Q1) with the same quarter of the previous year (2016 Q1), Scottish GDP grew by 0.7%.


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

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

Additionally, we include this quarter a two-page visual summary of the key findings for the quarter, as well as an updated sources catalogue for 2017.

Section 7 in the statistical bulletin includes a brief summary of findings from our user survey.