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  • Economic growth in the second quarter 2020

    An unprecedented contraction of economic activity of 21.6% (-21.6%) during the second quarter of 2020.

    In the second quarter of 2020, GDP, at the price of the previous year, drops drastically by 21.6% (-21.6%) compared to the same quarter of 2019 and by 20.4% (-20.4%) compared to the first quarter of 2020. On this basis, the Tunisian economy contracted by 11.9% (-11.9%) during the first semester of 2020 compared to the first semester of 2019. It should also be noted that there has been a revision of the growth rate of first quarter of 2020 from -0.5% to become -2.2%.