On Flash Estimate of Gross Domestic Product in the 4th quarter of 2012

11.02.2013

In accordance with the flash estimate of the CSB, volume of the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in the 4th quarter of 2012 as compared to the 4th quarter of 2011 increased by 5.1%, according to seasonally non-adjusted data.Increase in trade of 11% and in manufacturing – of 6% had a significant positive effect on the GDP growth.The volume of the collected taxes on products rose by 5%.

According to seasonally adjusted data the GDP in the 4th quarter of 2012 increased by 1.3% as compared to the 3rd quarter of 2012.

 

More precise and extended rate and value of the GDP in the fourth quarter of 2012 will be available in the press release of 11 March 2013.

 

Prepared by Quarterly National Accounts Section
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