An increase in production was due to more mining and quarrying output following the end of a maintenance period in the oil and gas industry and a rise in manufacturing.
The monthly estimate of manufacturing was 1.3% in November with the largest contribution from pharmaceuticals as this increased by 11.4%.
The month-on-same month a year ago estimate of total production advanced 2% in November 2016, with an increase in all four main sectors.
Out of these sectors, the largest contribution came from manufacturing, which was 1.2%.
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