United Kingdom | Economic Indicators


Markets Last Reference Previous Range
Currency 1.56 Jul/15 1.57 1.05 : 2.86
Government Bond 10Y 2.1 percent Jul/15 2.03 1.36 : 16.09
Stock Market 6609 Index points Jul/15 6521 428 : 7104
5 Year Note Yield 1.57 Percent Jul/15 1.5 0.45 : 13.58
GDP Last Reference Previous Range
GDP 2522 USD Billion Dec/13 2462 72.33 : 2857
GDP Growth Rate 0.4 percent Mar/15 0.8 -2.7 : 5
GDP Annual Growth Rate 2.9 percent Mar/15 3.4 -5.8 : 9.8
GDP Constant Prices 432995 GBP Million Mar/15 431386 102017 : 432995
Gross National Product 444819 GBP Million Mar/15 440734 4726 : 444819
GDP per capita 37955 USD Dec/13 37570 13479 : 40231
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 76099 GBP Million Mar/15 74628 13015 : 76099
GDP per capita PPP 35013 USD Dec/13 34658 23542 : 37113
Labour Last Reference Previous Range
Unemployment Rate 5.5 percent Apr/15 5.5 3.4 : 12
Employed Persons 29887 Thousand Mar/15 29902 23187 : 29902
Claimant Count Change -6.5 Thousand May/15 -7.8 -98.5 : 143
Unemployed Persons 792 Thousand May/15 764 423 : 3090
Job Vacancies 734 Thousand Apr/15 733 430 : 745
Long Term Unemployment Rate 1.9 percent Dec/14 2.1 0.9 : 4.3
Youth Unemployment Rate 15.7 percent Mar/15 15.6 9.7 : 22.3
Productivity 101 Index Points Mar/15 101 34 : 101
Wages 493 GBP/Week Apr/15 489 306 : 493
Wages in Manufacturing 572 GBP/Week Apr/15 566 362 : 572
Labour Costs 104 Index Points Mar/15 105 6 : 105
Population 64.6 Million Dec/14 63.9 52.37 : 64.6
Retirement Age Women 62.33 Jan/15 62 60 : 62.33
Retirement Age Men 65 Jan/15 65 65 : 65
Minimum Wages 6.5 GBP/Hour Dec/14 6.31 5.05 : 6.5
Wage Growth 2.7 percent Apr/15 2.3 -2.9 : 6.6
Prices Last Reference Previous Range
Inflation Rate 0.1 percent May/15 -0.1 -0.1 : 8.5
Inflation Rate Mom 0.2 percent May/15 0.2 -0.94 : 3.37
Consumer Price Index CPI 128 Index Points May/15 128 61.9 : 129
Core Inflation Rate 0.9 percent May/15 0.8 -0.1 : 3.7
Harmonised Consumer Prices 128 Index Points May/15 128 124 : 129
Core Consumer Prices 124 Index Points May/15 124 87.6 : 124
GDP Deflator 106 Index Points Mar/15 105 4.61 : 106
Producer Prices Change -1.6 percent May/15 -1.7 -1.9 : 27.8
Export Prices 91.4 Index Points Apr/15 91.1 12.2 : 103
Import Prices 92 Index Points Apr/15 92.4 12 : 103
Food Inflation -1.8 percent May/15 -2.8 -3.3 : 13
Producer Prices 107 Index Points May/15 107 8.1 : 109
Money Last Reference Previous Range
Interest Rate 0.5 percent Jun/15 0.5 0.5 : 17
Interbank Rate 0.54 percent May/15 0.53 0.48 : 18.11
Money Supply M0 71770 GBP Million May/15 71473 3528 : 71770
Money Supply M1 1402911 GBP Million May/15 1406496 82171 : 1406496
Money Supply M2 1519394 GBP Million May/15 1514647 114644 : 1519394
Money Supply M3 2360848 GBP Million May/15 2366782 263027 : 2423859
Central Bank Balance Sheet 405132 GBP Million Sep/14 405184 77638 : 414839
Foreign Exchange Reserves 125450 USD Million May/15 123228 35190 : 125450
Loans to Private Sector 2157555 GBP Million Mar/15 2160808 9046 : 2601972
Banks Balance Sheet 3386639 GBP Million May/15 3379867 3343030 : 4060273
Trade Last Reference Previous Range
Balance of Trade -1202 GBP Million Apr/15 -3093 -5397 : 2946
Exports 42564 GBP Million Apr/15 42073 962 : 46022
Imports 43766 GBP Million Apr/15 45166 1031 : 47036
Current Account -26548 GBP Million Mar/15 -28930 -31806 : 2693
Current Account to GDP -5.5 percent Dec/14 -4.5 -5.5 : 1.9
External Debt -354675 GBP Million Dec/14 -450721 -450721 : 88871
Terms of Trade 99.3 Index Points Apr/15 98.6 80.1 : 108
Foreign Direct Investment 11944 GBP Million Dec/14 16325 -44438 : 82671
Gold Reserves 310 Tonnes Mar/15 310 310 : 588
Crude Oil Production 776 BBL/D/1K Feb/15 850 1 : 2747
Government Last Reference Previous Range
Government Budget -5.7 percent of GDP Dec/14 -5.7 -11.4 : 3.6
Government Debt to GDP 89.4 percent Dec/14 87.3 31.3 : 89.4
Government Budget Value 12383 GBP Million May/15 -4044 -35582 : 54910
Government Spending 88546 GBP Million Mar/15 87717 31786 : 88546
Government Spending to GDP 46.9 percent Dec/13 48.1 36.4 : 51.2
Credit Rating 97.96 :
Government Debt -9350 GBP Million May/15 -5459 -19078 : 14261
Business Last Reference Previous Range
Business Confidence 3 Jun/15 15 -75 : 55
Manufacturing PMI 51.4 Jun/15 51.9 34.4 : 61.5
Services PMI 56.5 Index Points May/15 59.5 40.1 : 62.5
Industrial Production 1.2 percent Apr/15 1.1 -12 : 22.7
Industrial Production Mom 0.4 percent Apr/15 0.6 -7.9 : 9.8
Manufacturing Production 0.2 percent Apr/15 1.2 -16.96 : 19.61
Capacity Utilization 82.3 percent Jun/15 83.1 38 : 85.2
New Orders 12421 GBP Million Mar/15 12367 9518 : 24958
Changes in Inventories 4041 GBP Million Mar/15 1707 -4497 : 4673
Bankruptcies 4052 Companies Mar/15 4106 924 : 6509
Corporate Profits 100941 GBP Million Mar/15 97026 1024 : 100941
Zew Economic Sentiment Index 15.5 Jun/15 15.8 -62.6 : 61
Car Registrations 198706 Cars May/15 185778 33051 : 525539
Competitiveness Index 5.41 Points Jun/15 5.36 5.18 : 5.56
Competitiveness Rank 9 Jun/15 10 2 : 13
Corruption Index 78 Points Jun/14 76 74 : 87
Corruption Rank 14 Jun/14 14 10 : 20
Ease of Doing Business 8 Dec/14 10 5 : 11
Factory Orders -7 Net Balance Jun/15 -5 -79 : 21
Mining Production 6.2 percent Apr/15 -1.3 -90.5 : 852
Small Business Sentiment 4 Jun/15 12 -69 : 40
Consumer Last Reference Previous Range
Consumer Confidence 7 Jun/15 1 -39 : 10
Retail Sales MoM 0.2 percent May/15 0.8 -3.3 : 2.7
Retail Sales YoY 4.6 percent May/15 4.6 -4 : 9.3
Consumer Spending 279428 GBP Million Mar/15 276832 59333 : 279428
Disposable Personal Income 277462 GBP Million Dec/14 273499 45135 : 277592
Personal Savings 5.9 percent Dec/14 5.8 -0.9 : 14
Bank Lending Rate 1.5 percent Jun/15 1.5 1.5 : 18
Consumer Credit 1001 GBP Million May/15 1176 -1226 : 2265
Gasoline Prices 1.83 USD/Liter Jun/15 1.8 0.92 : 2.22
Housing Last Reference Previous Range
Housing Index 635 Index Points May/15 636 96.1 : 646
Housing Starts 40340 Mar/15 25210 16420 : 69520
Construction Output 1.5 percent Apr/15 5 -19.2 : 24
Mortgage Approvals 64.4 Thousand May/15 67.6 26.7 : 152
Home Ownership Rate 64.6 percent Jun/13 66.7 64.6 : 73.3
Taxes Last Reference Previous Range
Corporate Tax Rate 23 percent Jan/15 21 21 : 52
Personal Income Tax Rate 45 percent Apr/14 45 40 : 50
Sales Tax Rate 20 percent Jan/15 20 8 : 20
Social Security Rate 25.8 percent Jan/15 25.8 9 : 25.8
Social Security Rate For Companies 13.8 percent Jan/15 13.8 10.2 : 13.8
Social Security Rate For Employees 12 percent Jan/15 12 7.75 : 12




Economic Indicators for the United Kingdom including actual values, historical data charts, an economic calendar, time-series statistics, business news, long term forecasts and short-term predictions for the United Kingdom economy. 7/2/2015