The Finnish gross domestic product grew by 2.2 percent from a year earlier in the three months to March of 2019, the same pace as in the fourth quarter, a preliminary estimate showed. On a quarterly basis, the economy grew by 0.6 percent , after a 0.7 percent expansion in the previous period. GDP Annual Growth Rate in Finland averaged 2.18 percent from 1976 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 7.60 percent in the third quarter of 1979 and a record low of -9.30 percent in the first quarter of 2009.
GDP Annual Growth Rate in Finland is expected to be 2.10 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate GDP Annual Growth Rate in Finland to stand at 1.40 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Finland GDP Annual Growth Rate is projected to trend around 1.30 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.