Quarterly national accounts, 2nd quarter 2016
- Statistical Series
- 9 September 2016
- Vol 101, Issue 20
- ISSN: 1670-4770
In real terms, non-seasonally adjusted Gross Domestic Product (GDP) for the first two quarters of 2016 increased by 4.1% compared with the same period of 2015. Total domestic final expenditure increased by 9.4%. Household final consumption increased by 7.7%, government final consumption by 0.6% and gross fixed capital formation by 29.5%. At the same time balance of trade in goods and services worsened, exports grew by 5.3% and imports grew by 16.2%.