In the first half of 2017 Georgia’s economic growth marked 4.9% (real GDP). Highest upturn was recorded in development sector (+18.8%) and hotels and restaurants sector (+10.9%). Communications sector ranks third with 8.2%.
The lowest growth was registered in electricity, gas and water supply-distribution sector (+0.2%). Agriculture emerged an only sector with negative indicator (-2%).
Chart – Growth in Georgian Economy due to sectors, the first half of 2017:
|Economic Sectors||Growth Pace|
|Hotels and Restaurants||10.9%|
|Real Estate Operations||6.8%|
|Household Economy for Production of Goods and Services for Own Purposes||6.5%|
|Social, communal and personal services||4.8%|
|Conditional Rental for Use of Own Apartment||2.5%|
|Trade: Repair of Vehicles, Household Products and Personal Things||2.3%|
|Product Processing by Household Economies||0.3%|
|Production and Generation of Electricity, Gas and Water||0.2%|