A glance at economic growth across eurozone

A look at third quarter GDP figures for the 27-country EU and 17-member eurozone

Associated Press

The 17-country group that uses the euro as its currency is back in recession.

Eurostat, the EU's statistics office, says Thursday the eurozone economy contracted by 0.1 percent in the July to September period from the quarter before. Here's a look at the growth rates for the eurozone and the other non-euro members of the European Union:

Growth rates in gross domestic product across Europe(seasonally adjusted)
percentage change
Q2 vs Q1 Q3 vs Q2 Q3 vs Q3 2011
European Union (27 countries) -0.2 0.1 -0.4
Eurozone(17 countries) -0.2 -0.1 -0.6
Austria 0.1 -0.1 0.4
Belgium -0.5 0.0 -0.3
Cyprus -0.9 -0.5 -2.3
Estonia 0.6 1.7 3.4
Finland -1.1 0.3 -0.8
France -0.1 0.2 0.1
Germany 0.3 0.2 0.9
Greece n/a n/a -7.2
Ireland 0.0 n/a n/a
Italy -0.7 -0.2 -2.4
Luxembourg 0.4 n/a n/a
Malta 1.3 n/a n/a
Netherlands 0.1 -1.1 -1.4
Portugal -1.1 -0.8 -3.4
Slovenia -1.0 n/a n/a
Slovakia 0.6 0.6 2.5
Spain -0.4 -0.3 -1.6
Remaining EU members
Bulgaria 0.3 0.1 0.5
Czech Republic -0.2 -0.3 -1.5
Denmark -0.4 n/a n/a
Hungary -0.4 -0.2 -1.6
Latvia 1.3 1.7 5.3
Lithuania 0.6 1.3 3.3
Poland 0.4 n/a n/a
Romania -0.1 0.5 0.8
Sweden 0.7 n/a n/a
United Kingdom -0.4 1.0 0.0
United States 0.3 0.5 2.3
Source: Eurostat
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