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Quarterly national accounts, 1st quarter 2012
In real terms, seasonally adjusted GDP in the 1st quarter of 2012 increased by 2.4% from the previous quarter. Household final consumption increased by 0.3% and government final consumption increased by 0.4%. Gross fixed capital formation decreased by 18.6%. Owing to a considerable increase in inventories national expenditure increased by 3.4%. Exports decreased by 5.6% and imports by 5.2% in the 1st quarter of 2012 as compared with the 4th quarter 2011.
Non-seasonally adjusted figures indicate YOY increase in GDP by 4.5% for the 1st quarter of 2012.
Quarterly national accounts, 1st quarter 2012 - Statistical Series
Statistics (see Quarterly GDP 1997-2012)