Greece GDP Annual Growth Rate
The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Greece contracted 0.90 percent in the first quarter of 2014 over the same quarter of the previous year. GDP Annual Growth Rate in Greece averaged 0.22 Percent from 2001 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 7.90 Percent in the second quarter of 2006 and a record low of -9.20 Percent in the fourth quarter of 2010. GDP Annual Growth Rate in Greece is reported by the National Statistical Service of Greece.
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In Greece, services are the biggest sector of the economy and account for 77 percent of total GDP. Within services the most important segments are: wholesale and retail trade (19 percent of total GDP); real estate activities (14 percent); transport, storage and communication (10 percent); public administration, defence and social security (9 percent); hotels and restaurants (6 percent); education (6 percent), health (5 percent) and financial services (5 percent). Industry contributes 19 percent to GDP. Within industry, manufacturing (11 percent of total GDP) and construction (5 percent) are the biggest segments. Agriculture, forestry, hunting and fishing contribute 4 percent to GDP. Yet, Greece is the leading European producer in several agriculture segments such as cotton, olive oil and pistachios. This page provides - Greece GDP Annual Growth Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news.