Gross Domestic Product Chain Linked Comparison (2014 = 100)

We can use a chain linked comparison to show overall trends. e.g. The chart below shows that Scotland's GDP was hit less by the initial bite of the 2008 financial crisis, but since around 2011 has struggled to match the UK for overall growth.

GDP Comparison Chain Linked (2014 = 100)
YearScotlandUK
199879.273.8
199980.176.2
200082.879.1
200184.781.3
200286.783.2
200389.586.1
200491.388.3
200592.890.9
200696.093.2
200796.495.5
200896.394.9
200994.290.8
201094.792.6
201195.894.0
201295.695.2
201397.497.0
2014100.0100.0
2015102.0102.2
2016102.4104.0