The refined estimate confirmed results of the preliminary GDP estimate. The gross domestic product in the first quarter of 2017 was higher by 1.3%, quarter-on-quarter (q o q), and by 2.9%, year-on-year (y-o-y). The Czech economy growth was contributed to by both external and domestic demand.
An international meeting on the influence of digital and sharing economy on GDP took place at the CZSO.
National accounts experts met in Prague to discuss digital economy, sharing economy, and non-market services. A group of 15 foreign experts and experts from the CZSO attended this Eurostat Task Force meeting on price and volume calculations in national accounts.
The Czech Statistical Office released two publications on population statistics this week:
- Population of the Czech Republic - 1st quarter of 2017
Preliminary data on natural increase and migration of the population from beginning of the year.
- Demografie, Review for Population Research - No. 2/2017
The only professional demographic journal in the Czech Republic with a long-standing tradition. Topical articles, analyses and surveys of population development in the Czech Republic and abroad. Data on marriage, divorce, birth, death, abortion rates and migration. Analysis of population processes. The Journal is published quarterly.
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