In comparison to the prior year the variable slightly went down by 3.79%, new data from European Commission illustrate. The indicator decreased negligibly from 991 740 Euro in 2015 to 954 110 Euro prior year, contrarily to the previous year when it grew by 1.32%. The overall changes for the prior 14 years attained a diminution of 30.58%. Likewise, it has attained a decline at a 0.04% compound average annual growth rate during the 5 years with a negligible overall fall since the start of time series. It averaged 1 160 640 Euro from 2003 to 2016 and it reached its all-time high of 2 212 760 Euro in 2005 and record low of 649 910 Euro in 2009.