GDP in Jordan
Jordan - GDPThe economy continued to suffer from the effects of the Syrian crisis and the challenging regional environment in the third quarter of 2016. Growth slowed further to 1.8%, slightly down from Q2’s 1.9% expansion and marking the weakest growth in more than six years. According to the latest available data, the economy remains in the doldrums as annual growth in industrial production decelerated from 1.4% in September to 0.4% in October. In order to partially address the persistent problem of dwindling fiscal revenues, the government decided to raise fuel prices by over 6.0% starting from 1 January.
Jordan - GDP Data
|Economic Growth (GDP, annual variation in %)||2.6||2.7||2.8||3.1||2.4|
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Note: Annual variation of gross domestic product (GDP) in %.
Jordan GDP Chart
Source: Department of Statistics Jordan and FocusEconomics calculations.
|Exchange Rate||0.71||0.0 %||Dec 31|
|Stock Market||4,028||0.34 %||Jan 20|
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