said the economy performed particularly strongly in the fourth quarter of last year.
meanwhile revised upwards the 2013 growth figure, from 0.
also revised lower the fall in household consumption in 2012 to 0.
These doubts affect the macroeconomic landscape: They generate a lack of visibility on banks' future credit-distribution behavior, on the functioning of markets that are now short of lenders, and hence on the ability of consumers and businesses to finance their projects," says INSEE
According to INSEE
estimates, the difference in method could account for about 0.
The outlook from the central bank is the same as the forecast from the national statistics institute INSEE
which reported the data on the industrial production upturn.
The preliminary data from the INSEE
national statistics office confounded fears that France might slip into recession by year-end, although second-quarter output was revised down to show a 0.
2 percent of the active population in the first quarter of 2011, the state statistics agency INSEE
On 1 January 2010, the 27 European Union member states crossed the threshold of 500 million inhabitants "for the first time," announced the French statistics institute INSEE
, on 19 January.
said that stagnating household consumption for the second consecutive quarter combined with declines in activity in the energy, transport and some other industrial sectors largely accounted for the lacklustre performance during the third quarter.
In June, national statistics agency INSEE
confirmed that the economy is in recession, with output down 0.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- The French national statistics agency INSEE
revised downward its figure for the country's third quarter economic growth from 0.