Germany: Share of industry

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Value added by industry as percent of GDP

 Latest value 26.68
 Year 2022
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1991 - 2022
 Average 27.73
 Min - Max 24.74 - 33.52
 Source The World Bank

For that indicator, we provide data for Germany from 1991 to 2022. The average value for Germany during that period was 27.73 percent with a minimum of 24.74 percent in 2009 and a maximum of 33.52 percent in 1991. The latest value from 2022 is 26.68 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2022 based on 146 countries is 27.65 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Germany - Share of industry - recent values

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Germany - Share of industry - historical chart - 1991-2022

The importance of industry in the economy of Germany and other countries is measured as the value added of the industrial sector as percent of GDP. Industry includes mining, manufacturing, construction, electricity, water, and gas.

Definition: Industry (including construction) corresponds to ISIC divisions 05-43 and includes manufacturing (ISIC divisions 10-33). It comprises value added in mining, manufacturing (also reported as a separate subgroup), construction, electricity, water, and gas. Value added is the net output of a sector after adding up all outputs and subtracting intermediate inputs. It is calculated without making deductions for depreciation of fabricated assets or depletion and degradation of natural resources. The origin of value added is determined by the International Standard Industrial Classification (ISIC), revision 4. Note: For VAB countries, gross value added at factor cost is used as the denominator.
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