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US GDP revised lower on weaker consumer spending in fourth quarter

Inflation-adjusted gross domestic product (GDP) increased at a 2.7 per cent annualised rate during the period, Commerce Department data showed

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US economic growth in the fourth quarter was weaker than previously estimated, reflecting a downward revision to consumer spending. Inflation-adjusted gross domestic product (GDP) increased at a 2.7 per cent annualised rate during the period, Commerce Department data showed on Thursday. The figure compares with a previously reported 2.9 per cent advance.

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First Published: Feb 25 2023 | 12:07 AM IST

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