Tuesday, 2 July 2013

Questions (144)

Peadar Tóibín

Question:

144. Deputy Peadar Tóibín asked the Taoiseach if he will outline gross value added for the most recent five years for which data is available; and the way gross value added compares with Northern Ireland and Britain over this time period. [29746/13]

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Written answers (Question to Taoiseach)

The following table provides details on GVA at basic prices for the years 2006-2012.

To assist the Deputy the CSO has included data on Northern Ireland and the UK using data from Eurostat and the Office of National Statistics (ONS) in the UK.

GVA at basic prices

Year

Northern Ireland (£ millions)

Northern Ireland (€ millions) converted to Euros

United Kingdom (€ millions)

Ireland (€ millions)

2006

26,835

35,359

1,743,359

154,979

2007

28,310

41,369

1,839,619

165,443

2008

28,607

35,926

1,621,219

158,938

2009

27,969

31,393

1,419,859

145,452

2010

29,155

33,986

1,525,881

140,969

2011

29,870

34,417

1,542,742

143,890

2012

Not Available

Not Available

1,680,638

147,475

Source: UK Office For National Statistics

Converted from Sterling to Euro using yearly average Exchange Rates

Source: Eurostat

Source: CSO Ireland

Source: Central Bank Of Ireland

Sources:

http://appsso.eurostat.ec.europa.eu/nui/show.do?dataset=nama_nace10_c&lang=en.

http://www.ons.gov.uk/ons/search/index.html?newquery=regional+GVA.

Ireland's GVA in basic prices is available on the CSO website in the Quarterly or Annual National Accounts.