Gross Domestic Product of Italy grew 1.6% in 1999 compared to last year. This rate is 2 -tenths of one percent less than the figure of 1.8% published in 1998.
The GDP figure in 1999 was €1,175,150$1,250,226 million, leaving Italy placed 6th in the ranking of GDP of the 195 countries that we publish. The absolute value of GDP in Italy rose €40,615$17,726 million with respect to 1998.
The GDP per capita of Italy in 1999 was €20,650$21,969, €710$313 higher than in 1998, it was €19,940$22,282. To view the evolution of the GDP per capita, it is interesting to look back a few years and compare these data with those of 1989 when the GDP per capita in Italy was €14,300$16,563.
If we order the countries according to their GDP per capita, Italy is well positioned in terms of the standard of living of its population, coming 26th out of the 195 countries whose GDP we publish.