Italy: Share of manufacturing

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Value added by the manufacturing sector as percent of GDP

 Latest value 14.93
 Year 2022
 Measure percent
 Data availability 1990 - 2022
 Average 16.25
 Min - Max 13.71 - 20.02
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Italy from 1990 to 2022. The average value for Italy during that period was 16.25 percent with a minimum of 13.71 percent in 2009 and a maximum of 20.02 percent in 1990. The latest value from 2022 is 14.93 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2022 based on 150 countries is 12.87 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Italy - Share of manufacturing - Recent values chart

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Italy - Share of manufacturing - historical chart - 1990-2022

The importance of manufacturing in the economy of Italy and other countries is measured as the value added of manufacturing as percent of GDP. Manufacturing is part of the industrial sector of the economy.
Definition: Manufacturing refers to industries belonging to ISIC divisions 15-37. 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 3. Note: For VAB countries, gross value added at factor cost is used as the denominator.

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 Related indicators Latest value Reference Measure
 Share of industry 23.82 2022 percent
 Share of manufacturing 14.93 2022 percent
 Share of services 64.30 2022 percent
 Industry value added 521.45 2023 billion U.S. dollars
 Manufacturing value added 354.72 2023 billion U.S. dollars
 Services value added 1,463.91 2023 billion U.S. dollars
 Savings, percent of GDP 21.15 2022 percent
 Savings, in dollars 478.50 2023 billion U.S. dollars
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