Ireland GDP Annual Growth Rate
The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Ireland expanded 4.10 percent in the first quarter of 2014 over the same quarter of the previous year. GDP Annual Growth Rate in Ireland averaged 3.45 Percent from 1998 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 14.60 Percent in the fourth quarter of 1999 and a record low of -7.40 Percent in the fourth quarter of 2008. GDP Annual Growth Rate in Ireland is reported by the Central Statistics Office Ireland.
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In Ireland, services are the biggest sector of the economy and account for 73 percent of total GDP. Within services, the most important segments are: distribution and transport (15 percent); software and communication (9 percent); public administration and defence (5 percent). Industry contributes 25 percent to total output. Chemicals and pharmaceuticals (11 percent); computers and instrument engineering (2 percent) and medical instruments and supplies (2 percent) are the most important industry segments. Agriculture accounts for the remaining 2 percent. This page provides - Ireland GDP Annual Growth Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news.