Electricity, Gas and Water Supply continues to expand
Electricity, Gas and Water Supply expanded by
5.1 percent in the fourth quarter of 2017, slower than the 9.2 percent growth recorded in the same period in the previous year. Electricity, which contributed 86.4 percent to the entire sector, slowed down to 5.4 percent from the 10.2 percent in 2016. Meanwhile, Steam and Water subsectors managed to grew at the rate of 2.1 percent and 3.2 percent, slower than the 3.9 percent and 3.6 percent growth rates posted in the previous year, respectively.