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Gross Domestic Product 2019 Quarter 3

Scotland's GDP 2019, Quarter 3-

First Estimate


A National Statistics Publication for Scotland

Release Date: 18 December 2019

Headline Results
  • Scotland’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) grew by 0.3% in real terms during the third quarter of 2019, following contraction of -0.2% in the second quarter of 2019. The equivalent growth rate for the UK as a whole during the third quarter was 0.3%.

  • Compared to the same quarter last year, Scotland's GDP has grown by 0.7%, compared to equivalent UK growth over the same period of 1.0%.

  • The largest single contribution to change this quarter came from the Services sector, particularly Business Services and Finance.



The following documents are available:


Secondary Analysis

In addition to our regular GDP report, we have produced a network clustering analysis of Scottish industries.