Real GDP growth in the euro area – expenditure side

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This table shows gross domestic product (GDP) growth at market prices, which is the final result of the production activity of resident producer units.
According to the expenditure method, GDP is the sum of final uses of goods and services by resident institutional units (final consumption expenditure and gross capital formation), plus exports and minus imports of goods and services.
The real indicator is calculated by weighting a given range of goods and services in the period under review by the corresponding prices in the base period.



Definitions and terms:

EU-13, GDP, expenditure side, expenditure method.


Consumption expenditure, private consumption, government consumption, gross capital formation, gross fixed capital formation, machinery and equipment, construction, exports, imports, net exports, statistical discrepancy, gross domestic product, GDP, EU-12, euro area.