On Flash Estimate of Gross Domestic Product in the 1st quarter of 2008

09.05.2008

In the first quarter of 2008 gross domestic product increased by 3.6%

In accordance with flash estimate published the CSB, which is based on currently available statistical data and econometric models, the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) increased by 3.6%, compared to first quarter of 2007.

More precise and extended rate and volume of GDP increase on first quarter of 2008 will be published in the press release of June 9, 2008.

Prepared by National Accounts Section
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