The French economy advanced 1.4 percent year-on-year in the third quarter of 2018, easing from a downwardly revised 1.6 percent growth in the previous three-month period and below a preliminary reading of 1.5 percent, second estimates showed. GDP Annual Growth Rate in France averaged 3.17 percent from 1950 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 12.60 percent in the second quarter of 1969 and a record low of -3.80 percent in the first quarter of 2009.
GDP Annual Growth Rate in France is expected to be 1.50 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 France to stand at 1.80 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the France GDP Annual Growth Rate is projected to trend around 2.20 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.