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GDP: Health Services Comprise 39 Percent of Growth

February 2, 2016

Friday's advance release of Q4 GDP showed the production of goods actually shrank in the fourth quarter. As a result, the (annualized) $26.3 billion growth in health services spending accounted for 39 percent of GDP growth of $68.0 billion.

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