France Output Gap, Percent of Potential GDP Statistics

20, Apr 2019, EDT.

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Economic Indicator: Output Gap, Percent of Potential GDP › See all France indicators, › See Output Gap, Percent of Potential GDP data for all countries
Detailed Analysis for Year: 2015 › Change year
Full Dataset: from 1980 to 2019
Dataset updated: 17th March 2015
Data Source: International Monetary Fund (IMF)
National or Regional Currency: Euro
Currency Symbol: EUR

Output gaps for advanced economies are calculated as actual GDP less potential GDP as a percent of potential GDP. Estimates of output gaps are subject to a significant margin of uncertainty. See notes for: Gross domestic product, constant prices (National currency).

Output Gap, Percent of Potential GDP Statistics for France , Year 2015 - In Detail

Output Gap, Percent of Potential GDP for France in year 2015 is -2.223 %. Output gaps for advanced economies are calculated as actual GDP less potential GDP as a percent of potential GDP. Estimates of output gaps are subject to a significant margin of uncertainty.

This makes France No. 20 in world rankings according to Output Gap, Percent of Potential GDP in year 2015. The world's average Output Gap, Percent of Potential GDP value is -0.23 %; France is 1.99 less than the average.

In the previous year, 2014, Output Gap, Percent of Potential GDP for France was -2.50 % Output Gap, Percent of Potential GDP for France in 2015 was or will be 11.08% less than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Output Gap, Percent of Potential GDP for France was or will be -1.98 %, which is 10.75% less than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Output Gap, Percent of Potential GDP for France, in other Years
Year %
  2021 0.164
  2020 -0.332
  2019 -0.815
  2018 -1.322
  2017 -1.691
  2016 -1.984
2015 -2.223
  2014 -2.5
  2013 -1.817
  2012 -1.543
  2011 -0.799
  2010 -1.78
  2009 -2.688
  2008 1.02
  2007 1.86
  2006 0.864
  2005 0.075
  2004 0.153
  2003 -0.723
  2002 0.289
  2001 1.11
  2000 1.274
  1999 -0.219
  1998 -1.201
  1997 -2.321
  1996 -2.415
  1995 -1.746
  1994 -1.793
  1993 -2.115
  1992 0.277
  1991 0.702
  1990 1.783
  1989 1.261
  1988 -0.451
  1987 -2.468
  1986 -2.645
  1985 -2.702
  1984 -2.188
  1983 -1.633
  1982 -0.893
  1981 -1.342
  1980 -0.533