According to preliminary estimates, real GDP growth amounted to 3.2%.in the first quarter of 2015.
According to preliminary reports, compared with the same period of last year, real GDP growth rate totaled 4.3% in March, while the average real growth – 3.2% in Q1, 2015. The data was published by the National Statistics Office. Sakstat explains that the real quarterly calculations may differ from preliminary estimates.
In addition, the National Statistics Office reports that the VAT taxpayers’ turnover for previous months can be adjusted monthly which leads to correction in preliminary estimates of real GDP growth.