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OECD GDP growth accelerates to 0.6% in third quarter of 2016

 Gross domestic product
Percentage change on the previous quarter, s.a.

21/11/2016 - Real growth of gross domestic product (GDP) in the OECD area picked up markedly to 0.6% in the third quarter of 2016, compared with 0.3% in the previous quarter, according to provisional estimates.  

Growth accelerated in most Major Seven economies in the third quarter of 2016, with the exception of the United Kingdom and Germany, where growth slowed to 0.5% and 0.2%, respectively, compared with 0.7% and 0.4% in the previous quarter. 


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