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Flash estimate of Gross domestic product and Total employment by ESA 2010 in the 3rd quarter of 2023
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Flash estimate of Gross domestic product and Total employment by ESA 2010 in the 3rd quarter of 2023

Last update: 14.11.2023
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Publisher: Statistical Office of the SR
Topic: Macroeconomic statistics
Domain: National accounts
Publish Date: 14.11.2023

In the 3rd quarter of 2023, the Slovak economy maintained the growth, but it was milder than in the spring period

Gross domestic product (GDP) at constant prices1) increased by 1,1% year-on-year in the third quarter of 2023. After adjusting the results for seasonal effects, GDP increased by 1,1% year-on-year and by 0.2% quarter-on-quarter.2)

During the third quarter of 2023, GDP at current prices in the amount of 32.2 billion EUR was created, which represented a year-on-year increase of 3.2 billion EUR. After converting to constant prices, GDP reached 24.4 billion EUR and year-on-year growth in constant prices thus reached 266 million EUR.

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The growth of the Slovak economy was supported mainly by surplus in foreign trade. On the contrary, domestic demand decreased year-on-year, thanks to the persistence of the slowdown in final consumption of households and the decrease in the stock level.

Total employment in the reference period reached 2 million 437 thousand persons and increased by 0.2% year-on-year. Seasonally adjusted, employment increased by 0.2% compared to 3rd quarter of 2022 and increased by 0.1% quarter-on-quarter (compared to 2nd quarter of 2023).

  • 1) constant prices are calculated by chain-linking volumes to the reference year 2015
  • 2) seasonally adjusted results are updated quarterly in the whole time series

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Outputs on the subject of GDP and Employment:

The indicators are compiled according to the ESA 2010 methodology based on the first processing of the results for the economy; total employment is expressed by the number of employed persons (employees and self-employed). Data on Gross Domestic Product and Employment will be precised and published, including the structures of individual indicators, based on other available statistical and administrative data on Tuesday, December 5, 2023 at 9:00 a.m. on the website of the Statistical Office of the Slovak Republic (in the form of an informative report in the Catalogue of informative reports and also by updating of data cubes in the DATAcube database in chapt 2. 1. 1. 1. - GDP - quarterly data) and subsequently also in the publication Statistical report on basic development trends in the Slovak economy in the 3rd quarter of 2023 published in the Catalogue of publications of the Slovak Statistical Office.

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