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GDP - International Comparisons: Key Economic Indicators

Published Friday, August 9, 2019

GDP International Comparisons: data and forecasts for the UK and the world's largest economies.

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UK GDP fell by 0.2% in Q2 2019, down from growth of 0.5% in Q1. Eurozone GDP grew by 0.2% in Q2 2019, and US GDP growth was 0.5% in Q2.

GDP growth


On 23 July, the IMF released its latest assessment of the global economy. It raised slightly its UK GDP growth forecast for 2019 to 1.3% from 1.2% in its April forecast and left its 2020 forecast unchanged at 1.4%. Forecasts assume an ‘orderly’ Brexit.

 IMF gdp growth forecasts 2019

Commons Briefing papers SN02784

Author: Daniel Harari

Topics: Economic situation, International economic relations, World economy

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