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Real GDP in the UK grew by 0.3% in Q1 2017 compared with the previous quarter. In the same quarter, the US saw growth of 0.2% and France 0.3%.
On 18 April, the IMF raised its 2017 GDP growth forecast for the UK from 1.5% (in January) to 2.0%, as a result of the stronger-than-expected growth towards the end of 2016.
Commons Briefing papers SN02784
Author: Daniel Harari