GDP, output and expenditures; changes, Quarterly National Accounts


This table provides 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 June 24th 2020:
Data of the final estimate of 2020q1 have been added to this table.

Adjustments as of August 14th 2019:
In the previous version, quarterly data of the breakdown of gross fixed capital formation by sectors, by type of activa and by destination of the period 2016-2019 have been calculated incorrectly. This has been adjusted in this version.

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.

GDP, output and expenditures; changes, Quarterly National Accounts

Type of data Periods Expenditure approach to GDPDisposable for final expenditureTotal (%) Expenditure approach to GDPDisposable for final expenditureGross domestic product (%) Expenditure approach to GDPDisposable for final expenditureGDP, working days adjusted (%) Disposable for final expenditureImports of goods and servicesTotal (%) Disposable for final expenditureImports of goods and servicesImports of goods (%) Disposable for final expenditureImports of goods and servicesImports of services (%) Expenditure approach to GDPFinal expenditureTotal (%) Final expenditureNational final expenditureTotal (%) National final expenditureFinal consumption expenditureTotal (%) National final expenditureFinal consumption expenditureHouseholds including NPISHs (%) National final expenditureFinal consumption expenditureGeneral government (%) National final expenditureGross fixed capital formationTotal (%) National final expenditureGross fixed capital formationEnterprises and households (%) National final expenditureGross fixed capital formationGeneral government (%) Final expenditureNational final expenditureChanges in inventories incl. valuables (value as % of GDP) Final expenditureExports of goods and servicesTotal (%) Final expenditureExports of goods and servicesExports of goods (%) Final expenditureExports of goods and servicesExports of services (%)
Volume, on corresponding period (y/y) 2018 1st quarter* 4.3 2.7 2.9 6.5 5.7 8.8 4.3 4.0 2.6 2.9 2.2 6.6 8.0 -0.2 -0.5 4.5 3.2 8.7
Volume, on corresponding period (y/y) 2018 2nd quarter* 3.9 2.8 2.6 5.5 4.1 9.4 3.9 3.1 2.2 2.4 1.9 6.3 6.6 4.3 1.2 4.9 3.8 8.0
Volume, on corresponding period (y/y) 2018 3rd quarter* 3.1 2.2 2.2 4.2 3.2 6.8 3.1 1.3 1.6 1.5 1.8 -1.5 -4.4 11.4 1.2 5.0 3.2 10.3
Volume, on corresponding period (y/y) 2018 4th quarter* 2.2 1.8 1.6 2.8 2.9 2.3 2.2 1.5 1.6 1.9 1.0 2.7 4.9 -7.3 0.1 3.0 2.3 5.0
Volume, on corresponding period (y/y) 2019 1st quarter* 1.6 1.6 1.8 1.7 2.6 -0.9 1.6 2.3 1.2 0.9 1.8 3.7 3.4 5.9 -0.1 0.9 0.3 2.8
Volume, on corresponding period (y/y) 2019 2nd quarter* 2.4 1.7 1.5 3.4 3.6 3.0 2.4 1.7 1.5 1.6 1.3 4.6 4.6 4.9 0.8 3.2 1.5 8.1
Volume, on corresponding period (y/y) 2019 3rd quarter* 2.5 1.8 1.6 3.5 4.1 2.3 2.5 2.2 1.6 1.5 1.8 6.4 7.2 3.4 0.9 2.9 2.4 4.1
Volume, on corresponding period (y/y) 2019 4th quarter* 2.7 1.6 1.6 4.3 6.4 -1.3 2.7 1.8 1.8 2.0 1.5 3.8 6.7 -11.3 -0.3 3.7 4.3 2.2
Volume, on corresponding period (y/y) 2019* 2.3 1.7 . 3.2 4.2 0.8 2.3 2.0 1.5 1.5 1.6 4.6 5.4 0.8 0.3 2.7 2.1 4.3
Volume, on corresponding period (y/y) 2020 1st quarter* 0.5 -0.2 -0.3 1.5 0.9 3.4 0.5 -0.7 -0.9 -1.2 -0.6 3.0 3.3 1.4 -0.8 2.0 1.3 3.9
Volume, on previous period (q/q) 2018 1st quarter* 0.8 0.5 . 1.2 0.9 1.8 0.8 0.8 1.0 1.2 0.6 0.9 2.3 -5.6 0.7 0.8 0.3 2.1
Volume, on previous period (q/q) 2018 2nd quarter* 0.5 0.6 . 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.5 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.4 0.5 0.4 1.1 0.6 0.8 1.1 0.0
Volume, on previous period (q/q) 2018 3rd quarter* 0.6 0.2 . 1.1 1.3 0.7 0.6 -0.4 0.1 0.1 0.0 -1.8 -2.8 2.8 0.5 1.7 0.9 4.0
Volume, on previous period (q/q) 2018 4th quarter* 0.0 0.4 . -0.6 -0.6 -0.6 0.0 0.9 0.3 0.2 0.5 3.2 4.4 -2.3 0.5 -1.0 -1.1 -0.5
Volume, on previous period (q/q) 2019 1st quarter* 0.7 0.5 . 1.1 1.6 -0.3 0.7 1.1 0.5 0.4 0.7 1.9 1.4 4.5 0.7 0.3 0.4 0.1
Volume, on previous period (q/q) 2019 2nd quarter* 0.8 0.4 . 1.5 1.1 2.2 0.8 0.1 0.4 0.6 0.2 1.1 1.4 -0.1 0.3 1.6 1.0 3.5
Volume, on previous period (q/q) 2019 3rd quarter* 0.6 0.3 . 1.1 1.5 -0.1 0.6 0.2 0.3 0.2 0.4 -0.4 -0.3 -0.6 0.3 1.2 1.5 0.3
Volume, on previous period (q/q) 2019 4th quarter* 0.5 0.5 . 0.6 1.8 -2.6 0.5 0.4 0.6 0.7 0.3 1.3 3.9 -11.8 0.0 0.6 1.2 -1.2
Volume, on previous period (q/q) 2019* 2.3 1.7 . 3.2 4.2 0.8 2.3 2.0 1.5 1.5 1.6 4.6 5.4 0.8 0.3 2.7 2.1 4.3
Volume, on previous period (q/q) 2020 1st quarter* -1.7 -1.5 . -2.0 -4.0 3.6 -1.7 -1.5 -2.2 -2.6 -1.5 0.6 -2.1 16.8 0.0 -1.9 -2.9 1.1
Source: CBS.
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