GDP for AZN 45 bn produced this year


August 16, Fineko/abc.az. For the past 7 months of the current year Azerbaijan produced AZN 44.47 bn or 2.5% of GDP more against the 2018 same term.

The State Statistics Committee reports that GDP per capita reached 4,499.5 manats.

According to the Committee, value added increased by 16.9% in the field of information and communication, in agriculture, forestry and fisheries by 6.3%, tourist accommodation and catering by 4.3 %, industry by 3.3%, trade, repair of vehicles by 2.9%, transport and warehousing by 2.6%, other services by 1.7%, and in the construction sector decreased by 9.1%. In the nonoil sector of the economy, value added grew by 3% and in the oil & gas sector by 1.9%.