GDP up by 0.4 percent in euro areaStaff Writer | March 8, 2017
Seasonally adjusted GDP rose by 0.4% in the euro area (EA19) and by 0.5% in the EU28 during the fourth quarter of 2016, compared with the previous quarter, according to Eurostat.
Europe Seasonally adjusted GDP
During the fourth quarter of 2016, GDP in the United States increased by 0.5% compared with the previous quarter (after +0.9% in the third quarter of 2016).
Compared with the same quarter of the previous year, GDP grew by 1.9% (after +1.7% in the previous quarter).
Over the whole year 2016, GDP rose by 1.7% in the euro area and by 1.9% in the EU28, compared with 2.0% and 2.2% respectively in 2015. ■