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Italy has the eighth largest economy in the world and the third largest in the Euro Zone. Services are the biggest sector of the economy and account for 73 percent of total GDP. Within services the most important segments are: wholesale, retail sale, transportation, storage, restaurants and hotels (20 percent of total GDP); public administration, defence and social security (17 percent); real estate (13 percent); financial services (6 percent) and information and communication (5 percent). Industry contributes 25 percent to the country’s GDP. Within industry, manufacturing (17 percent) and construction (5 percent) are the most important sectors. Agriculture contributes the remaining 2 percent. This page provides - Italy GDP Annual Growth Rate - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Content for - Italy GDP Annual Growth Rate - was last refreshed on Tuesday, September 2, 2014.