Zona euro, crescita trim1 delude attese: +0,2% su trimestre, +0,9% su anno

giovedì 15 maggio 2014 11:04
 

BRUSSELS May 15 (Reuters) - The European Union's Statistics Office released the following data on gross domestic product growth in the 18 countries sharing the euro and the wider 28-nation European Union in the first quarter of 2014: Growth rates of GDP in volume (based on seasonally adjusted* data)

Percentage change compared with Percentage change compared with

the previous quarter the same quarter of the previous

year

2013 2014 2013 2014

Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 EA18 0.3 0.1 0.2 0.2 -0.6 -0.3 0.5 0.9 EU28 0.4 0.3 0.4 0.3 -0.1 0.2 1.0 1.4 Member States Belgium 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.4 0.1 0.4 0.8 1.2 Bulgaria 0.1 0.4 0.3 0.2 0.4 0.9 1.2 1.1 Czech Republic 0.3 0.3 1.8 0.0 -1.6 -1.0 1.2 2.0 Denmark 1.0 0.3 -0.6 : 0.9 0.9 0.5 : Germany 0.7 0.3 0.4 0.8 0.5 0.6 1.4 2.3 Estonia -0.3 0.5 0.2 -1.2 1.2 0.6 0.1 -1.5 Ireland 1.1 2.1 -2.3 : -1.4 2.5 -0.6 : Greece** : : : : -4.0 -3.2 -2.3 -1.1 Spain -0.1 0.1 0.2 0.4 -1.6 -1.1 -0.2 0.6 France 0.6 -0.1 0.2 0.0 0.7 0.3 0.8 0.8 Croatia** -0.3 -0.2 -0.4 : -0.7 -0.6 -1.2 : Italy -0.3 -0.1 0.1 -0.1 -2.1 -1.9 -0.9 -0.5 Cyprus -1.8 -0.9 -0.8 -0.7 -6.0 -5.7 -5.0 -4.1 Latvia -0.1 1.1 0.7 0.7 4.5 4.1 3.7 2.4 Lithuania 0.8 0.4 1.2 0.6 4.1 2.4 3.4 2.9 Luxembourg 1.9 0.6 0.7 : 2.4 3.0 2.4 : Hungary 0.2 1.1 0.7 1.1 0.5 1.8 2.9 3.2 Malta 1.9 -0.2 0.4 : 3.0 2.4 2.2 : Netherlands*** 0.0 0.1 1.0 -1.4 -1.7 -0.8 0.8 -0.5 Austria**** 0.0 0.3 0.4 0.3 0.1 0.3 0.7 1.0 Poland 0.8 0.8 0.7 1.1 1.3 1.9 2.5 3.5 Portugal 1.1 0.3 0.5 -0.7 -2.1 -0.9 1.5 1.2 Romania 0.7 1.6 1.4 0.1 1.6 4.2 5.1 3.8 Slovenia 0.2 0.4 1.2 : -1.7 -0.8 1.9 : Slovakia 0.4 0.4 0.5 0.6 0.7 1.0 1.6 2.0 Finland 0.0 0.0 -0.4 -0.4 -1.3 -1.0 -0.6 -0.8 Sweden 0.0 0.5 1.7 : 0.7 0.7 3.1 : United Kingdom 0.8 0.8 0.7 0.8 1.7 1.8 2.7 3.1 Other countries Iceland -6.7 5.8 0.3 : 2.1 3.9 4.0 : Norway 1.1 0.8 -0.2 : 0.1 2.0 1.3 : Switzerland 0.6 0.5 0.2 : 2.3 2.1 1.9 : United States 0.6 1.0 0.7 0.0 1.6 2.0 2.6 2.3 Japan 1.0 0.2 0.2 : 1.3 2.4 2.5 : : Data not available. * The seasonal adjustment does not include a working-day correction for Ireland, Portugal, Romania and Slovakia. ** Percentage change compared with the same quarter of the previous year calculated from non-seasonally adjusted data. *** Percentage change compared with the same quarter of the previous year calculated from working-day adjusted data. **** Growth rates are calculated using the trend component.