Tashkent makes the largest contribution to GDP formation
In accordance with the Program of State Statistical Works, State Statistics Committee carried out a preliminary assessment of the gross regional product (GRP) of the Republic of Karakalpakstan, regions and Tashkent city for January-June 2018.
GRP is the main indicator of the system of national accounts, which characterizes the result of production activity of institutional units – residents located on the economic territory of the region, for a certain period of time. GRP is calculated by the production method, as the sum of the gross value added by types of economic activity in basic prices and net taxes on products.
According to the State Statistics Committee, the largest contribution to the formation of the GDP of the republic was made by the city of Tashkent with a specific weight of 14.9%. Tashkent and Kashkadarya regions occupy the following places with indicators of 9.1% and 6.4% respectively. The lowest share of GRP in formation of the republic's GDP is recorded in Syrdarya (1.7%), Jizzakh (2.0%), Khorezm (3.1%) regions.