Flash estimate of Gross Domestic Product in the 1st quarter of 2018
A A AThe data is preliminary and can be subject to revision, in accordance with the revision policy of quarterly national accounts, in the first “regular” estimate of GDP for the first quarter of 2018 which will be released on May 30, 2018.
In the 1^{st }quarter of 2018 seasonally adjusted GDP (constant prices, reference year 2010) was higher by 1.6 % than in the previous quarter and 4.9 % higher than in the 1^{st }quarter of the previous year.
Seasonally unadjusted GDP (constant average prices of the previous year) was higher by 5.1 % than in the corresponding quarter of the previous year.
Table 1 Seasonally adjusted GDP; constant prices, reference year 2010
Specification 
2016 
2017 
2018 


Q1 
Q2 
Q3 
Q4 
Q1 
Q2 
Q3 
Q4 
Q1 

previous quarter = 100 

GDP growth rate of 23 April 2018 
99.9 
101.2 
100.2 
101.9 
101.3 
100.8 
101.3 
100.9 
 
GDP growth rate of 15 May 2018 
99.8 
101.2 
100.2 
102.0 
101.1 
100.9 
101.4 
101.0 
101.6 
Differences 
0.1 
0.0 
0.0 
0.1 
0.2 
0.1 
0.1 
0.1 
 

corresponding period of the previous year = 100 

GDP growth rate of 23 April 2018 
102.9 
103.4 
102.4 
103.2 
104.6 
104.2 
105.4 
104.3 
 
GDP growth rate of 15 May 2018 
102.9 
103.4 
102.4 
103.3 
104.6 
104.2 
105.4 
104.4 
104.9 
Differences 
0.0 
0.0 
0.0 
0.1 
0.0 
0.0 
0.0 
0.1 
 
Table 2 Seasonally unadjusted GDP; constant average prices of the previous year
Specification 
2016 
2017 
2018 


Q1 
Q2 
Q3 
Q4 
Q1 
Q2 
Q3 
Q4 
Q1 

Corresponding period of the previous year = 100 

GDP growth 
103.1 
103.4 
102.7 
102.7 
104.4 
104.0 
105.2 
104.9 
105.1 