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Iowa's GDP at lowest point since 2016

State sees 10 percent drop from first quarter of 2020

(Dreamstime/TNS)
(Dreamstime/TNS)

Iowa’s gross domestic product fell in the second quarter of 2020 to the lowest level since 2016, according to data from the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis.

Iowa’s GDP — now at about $179 billion — is down about 10 percent from Iowa’s GDP in the first quarter of 2020 and 8 percent from this time in 2019.

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