Indicators of Service Sector Activity. Indexes of Production and Turnover. Q1 2019
The Production Index in the Service Sector (IPROSS) (base 2015=100) increased by 6.9% on year-over-year data in Catalonia in the first quarter of 2019. Furthermore, the Turnover Index (IASSVN) also showed an increase of 3.9% with respect to one year ago, since trade increased by 1.8% and the other services (this is to say, all except for trade) increased by 7.8%. Within the other services, all sectors registered increases, showing the highest growths administrative activities and auxiliary services (11.8%), and professional, scientific and technical activities (11.0%).