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Azerbaijan's GDP grew by 34.5% in 2006

19 January 2007 [00:32] - TODAY.AZ
GDP grew by 34.5%, year on year, in 2006, to AZN 17.7 billion.

The share of production in the GDP rose to 72.9% from 68.6%, the share of services dipped to 20.6% from 23.9%. Net tax on imports and products made up 6.5%.

During this period the added value of AZN 10.3bn (58.3% of GDP) was made in industry, AZN 1.3bn (7.1%) in agriculture, hunting and foresting, AZN 1.3bn(7.5%) in construction, AZN 948m (5.3%) in transportation, AZN 324.3m (1.8%) in communications, AZN 900.9 m (5.1%) in wholesale, retail, repair services for cars, household things, AZN 90m (0.5%) in hotel and restaurant, AZN 1.4bn (7.9%) in social services.

Per capita GDP rose 33% to AZN 2 120.3 or $2 373.3, the State Statistical Committee told APA.

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