(January – March 2017 = 100%)
(December 2017 = 100%)
10.7 thousand new apartments were built in January – March 2018. 960.6 thousand square metres of total floor space were commissioned.
In the 1st quarter of 2018 the wholesale turnover was recorded at BYN 21 bn, or 108,1% over the 1st quarter of 2017 at constant prices.
According to the first estimate for Quarter 1 2018, GDP at current prices totaled 26 BYN billion, or 105.1% of the level of Quarter 1 2017 at constant prices. The GDP deflator for Quarter 1 2018 is 109.9% of the same period of the previous year.
In January – March 2018 the volume of industrial production in current prices was recorded at BYN 26.3 billion or 109.4% in constant prices compared with January – March 2017, with 103.8% in Mining and quarrying; 110.3% in Manufacturing; 107.5% in Electricity, gas, steam, hot water and air conditioning supply; and 100.8% in Water supply; waste management and remediation activities.
In January – March 2018 the agricultural production in farms of all types (agricultural organisations, private farms and household plots) at current prices was BYN 2493 million, an increase of 1.9% at constant prices compared with January – March 2017. The agricultural production in agricultural organisations was BYN 2395 million, an increase of 2.4% at constant prices compared with the same period of the previous year.
The statistical reference book provides brief information on the socio-economic situation in the Republic of Belarus.
The publication presents the results of the annual estimates of the System of National Accounts. The accounts of the System reflect economic transactions taking place between institutional units within each kind of economic activity.
«Statistical review of Belarus» is a quarterly statistical publication that contains data on the social and economic situation in the country in January – December, 2017 compared with January – December, 2016.