GDP Monthly Estimate: June 2023

Gross Domestic Product (GDP) statistics measure changes in the output of the economy. This is an experimental statistics publication for Scotland.

Main Findings

  • Scotland’s onshore GDP is estimated to have remained flat (0.0% change) in June. This follows 0.0% change in May and -0.3% in April (May and April have been revised up from -0.2% and -0.5%).
  • In Quarter 2 as a whole (April to June), GDP is estimated to have fallen by 0.3%, following growth of 0.2% in Quarter 1 (January to March. Further information on quarterly GDP can be found in the First Estimate of GDP for 2023 Quarter 2.
  • In June, output in the services sector, which accounts for around three quarters of the economy, is estimated to have grown by 0.3%, with the largest contributor being growth in Administrative and Support Services. Production sector output fell by 1.8% in June, driven by a fall in electricity and gas supply.


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