Economic (GDP) growth, percent in Finland, December, 2019
The data series span the period from Q1 1991 to Q4 2019.
During that time, the average value for Finland was
1.78 percent with a minumum of -9 percent
in Q1 2009 and a maximum of 7.2 percent in Q3 1997.
The latest number is 1.4, a change of -36.36% from the previous data point of
2.2 percent and a change of 250% from a year ago when the level was
The number of building permits is considered a leading macroeconomic indicator as it typically grows a few months ahead of an economic expansion and declines a few months before an economic slowdown.
See more information about that indicator on our Building permits page
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
Source: Statistics Finland
Definition: The percent change in the Gross Domestic Product from the same quarter last year using constant prices.