GDP, output and expenditures; value, Quarterly National Accounts

GDP, output and expenditures; value, Quarterly National Accounts

Type of data Periods Production approach to GDP Value added basic prices Total (million euros) Production approach to GDP Value added basic prices G-N Commercial services G-I Trade, transport, hotels, catering Total (million euros) Production approach to GDP Value added basic prices G-N Commercial services G-I Trade, transport, hotels, catering I Accommodation and food serving (million euros)
Prices of 2015 2019 4th quarter* 173,098 35,556 3,343
Prices of 2015 2019* 677,659 139,849 13,308
Prices of 2015 2020 1st quarter* 164,322 33,078 2,568
Prices of 2015 2020 2nd quarter* 156,990 30,063 1,131
Prices of 2015 2020 3rd quarter* 162,302 33,807 2,944
Current prices 2019 4th quarter* 185,235 37,950 3,806
Current prices 2019* 722,150 148,829 15,358
Current prices 2020 1st quarter* 178,431 35,675 2,721
Current prices 2020 2nd quarter* 170,967 33,292 1,396
Current prices 2020 3rd quarter* 177,973 37,388 3,827
Source: CBS.
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Table description


This table provides data from Quarterly National Accounts (QNA) of Statistics The Netherlands. It contains quarterly and annual data on production, expenditures, income and external economic transactions of The Netherlands.

Data available from 1995.

Status of the figures:
The figures of the period 1995-2017 are final. Data of 2018, 2019 and 2020 are provisional.

Changes as of February 16th 2021:
Data of the preliminary estimate of 2020q4 and the year 2020 have been added to this table.

When will new figures be published?
The preliminary estimate (flash estimate) of a quarter is released within 45 days. The second estimate is published after 85 days. At the second estimate of the fourth quarter, data of the previous three quarters will also be revised.

Description topics

Production approach to GDP
The way GDP is formed by underlying components in the so-called production approach. In this approach GDP equals the sum of value added over all branches (including non-commercial ones). Value added is thereby registered at basic prices. GDP at market prices is obtained by adding taxes less subsidies on production and the difference between imputed and paid VAT. The included taxes and subsidies apply both to produced and imported goods and services. Examples of these are VAT and taxes on import.
Value added basic prices
The value of all goods and services produced (production value or output), minus those that have been intermediately used upon production (intermediate consumption). Value added is rated at basic prices: purchaser's prices minus trade and transport margins and taxes on products paid and plus subsidies on products received. Intermediate consumption is rated at purchaser's prices minus non-deductible VAT.
Included is the output by all kind-of-activity units residing in the Netherlands, also those that are held by foreign owners.
Net value added can be obtained by deducting consumption of fixed capital from gross value added.
Total
G-N Commercial services
Commercial services
This category is made up of the categories:
G Wholesale and retail trade
H Transportation and storage
I Accommodation and food serving
J Information and communication
K Financial institutions
L Renting and buying and selling of real estate
M Consultancy, research and other specialised business services
N Renting and leasing of tangible goods and other business support services
G-I Trade, transport, hotels, catering
Trade, transport, hotels, catering
This category is made up of the categories:
G Wholesale and retail trade
H Transportation and storage
I Accommodation and food serving
Total
I Accommodation and food serving
Accommodation and food service activities