Sunday January 26, 2020

Irish economy grew 7.8 per cent in 2015

GDP rose at 9.2 per cent in q4

10th March, 2016
Ireland is fastest-growing region in Euro economy. Pic: Pixabay

Gross domestic product rose an annual 9.2 per cent in the fourth quarter, the Central Statistics Office said this morning.

From the previous quarter, the economy grew 2.7 per cent, quickening from a revised 1.5 per cent in the third quarter.

Consumer spending rose 3.1 per cent in the fourth quarter from the year earlier, government spending dropped 6.8 per cent and gross capital formation increased...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader



Unlimited Access for 1 Month

Then €19.99 a month after the offer period.

Get basic
*New subscribers only
You can cancel any time.



€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.




90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Related Stories

He was once the garlanded saviour of Nissan. So how did Carlos Ghosn find himself a fugitive after one of the most glittering careers in the history of the car industry?

Barry J Whyte | 6 days ago

Our goal in the west should be to encourage the country’s leaders to make its economy more competitive, open and transparent

Vincent Boland | 6 days ago

Inflation figures do not measure the cost of living, and in our hyper-globalised economy it’s not always easy to count what’s real and what’s not

Aidan Regan | 6 days ago