Τhe GDP growth rate in real terms during the first quarter of 2019 is positive and estimated at +3.2% over the corresponding quarter of 2018. Based on seasonally and working day adjusted data, GDP growth rate in real terms is also estimated at +3.4%.
The increase of the GDP growth rate is mainly attributed to the sectors: "Construction", "Information and Communication" , "Professional, scientific and technical activities", "Administrative and support service activities" and "Arts, Entertainment and Recreation". Negative growth rate was recorded by the sector "Financial and Insurance Activities".
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