United Kingdom | Economic Indicators

Markets Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Currency 1.68 1.67 2.00 2014-04-23 Daily [+]
Government Bond 10Y 2.67 2.74 7.36 Percent 2014-04-23 Daily [+]
Stock Market 6681.76 6615.58 3557.95 Index points 2014-04-22 Daily [+]
GDP Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
GDP per capita 37849.57 38032.40 25412.80 USD 2012-12-31 Yearly [+]
GDP per capita PPP 32722.52 32880.58 26289.10 USD 2012-12-31 Yearly [+]
GDP Growth Rate 0.70 0.80 0.62 Percent 2013-12-31 Quarterly [+]
GDP Annual Growth Rate 2.70 1.80 2.53 Percent 2013-12-31 Quarterly [+]
GDP Constant Prices 387138.00 384996.00 218253.51 GBP Million 2013-11-15 Quarterly [+]
Gross Fixed Capital Formation 55896.00 54709.00 33449.31 GBP Million 2013-11-15 Quarterly [+]
Gross National Product 400795.00 398055.00 132108.97 GBP Million 2013-11-15 Quarterly [+]
GDP 2440.00 2431.59 921.69 USD Billion 2012-12-31 Yearly [+]
Labour Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Population 63.26 62.52 57.27 Million 2012-12-31 Yearly [+]
Unemployment Rate 6.90 7.20 7.27 Percent 2014-02-28 Monthly [+]
Long Term Unemployment Rate 2.70 2.80 2.16 percent 2013-09-30 Quarterly [+]
Claimant Count Change -30.40 -37.00 1.39 Thousand 2014-03-15 Monthly [+]
Employed Persons 29301.00 29151.00 25939.41 Thousand 2014-01-31 Monthly [+]
Job Vacancies 611.00 594.00 565.56 Thousand 2014-02-15 Monthly [+]
Labour Costs 104.80 105.00 50.38 Index Points 2013-11-15 Quarterly [+]
Productivity 100.50 100.30 68.26 Index Points 2013-11-15 Quarterly [+]
Unemployed Persons 1142.00 1172.40 1596.26 Thousand 2014-03-15 Monthly [+]
Wages 479.00 478.00 407.39 GBP 2014-02-15 Monthly [+]
Wages in Manufacturing 564.00 564.00 468.50 GBP 2014-02-15 Monthly [+]
Youth Unemployment Rate 19.70 19.80 15.28 Percent 2013-12-15 Monthly [+]
Retirement Age Men 65.00 65.00 65.00 2013-01-01 Yearly [+]
Retirement Age Women 61.50 61.00 60.60 2013-01-01 Yearly [+]
Prices Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Core Inflation Rate 1.60 1.70 1.61 Percent 2014-03-15 Monthly [+]
Inflation Rate 1.60 1.70 2.79 Percent 2014-03-31 Monthly [+]
Consumer Price Index (CPI) 127.65 127.36 94.98 Index Points 2014-03-15 Monthly [+]
Core Consumer Prices 123.03 122.66 102.20 Index Points 2014-03-15 Monthly [+]
Export Prices 104.60 104.80 70.22 Index Points 2014-02-15 Monthly [+]
GDP Deflator 106.23 105.80 47.68 Index Points 2013-11-15 Quarterly [+]
Harmonised Consumer Prices 127.65 127.36 126.22 Index Points 2014-03-15 Monthly [+]
Import Prices 106.00 106.20 70.34 Index Points 2014-02-15 Monthly [+]
Inflation Rate Mom 0.23 0.51 0.23 Percent 2014-03-15 Monthly [+]
Money Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Interest Rate 0.50 0.50 8.09 Percent 2014-04-10 Monthly [+]
Central Bank Balance Sheet 403722.00 403786.00 233274.67 GBP Million 2014-04-16 Monthly [+]
Foreign Exchange Reserves 110883.92 108124.96 60403.36 USD Million 2014-03-31 Monthly [+]
Interbank Rate 0.53 0.53 7.84 Percent 2014-03-31 Monthly [+]
Loans to Private Sector 2232036.00 2276298.00 706277.14 GBP Million 2013-12-31 Quarterly [+]
Money Supply M0 67303.00 67082.00 24727.02 GBP Million 2014-03-31 Monthly [+]
Money Supply M1 1298817.00 1287683.00 534643.98 GBP Million 2014-02-28 Monthly [+]
Money Supply M2 1428946.00 1421114.00 614729.23 GBP Million 2014-02-28 Monthly [+]
Money Supply M3 2423859.00 2401175.00 1137896.71 GBP Million 2014-02-28 Monthly [+]
Trade Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Current Account to GDP -4.40 -3.80 -1.67 Percent 2013-12-31 Yearly [+]
Current Account -22360.00 -22830.00 -2440.91 GBP Million 2013-11-15 Quarterly [+]
Balance of Trade -2058.00 -2203.00 -1144.51 GBP Million 2014-02-15 Monthly [+]
Exports 40592.00 40971.00 20851.90 GBP Million 2014-02-15 Monthly [+]
Imports 42650.00 43174.00 21996.41 GBP Million 2014-02-15 Monthly [+]
Crude Oil Production 932.00 810.00 1674.45 Thousands Barrels per Day 2013-12-15 Monthly [+]
External Debt -21222.00 97635.00 -35762.01 GBP Million 2013-12-31 Quarterly [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 9170.00 2695.00 4917.04 GBP Million 2013-11-15 Quarterly [+]
Terms of Trade 98.70 98.70 97.66 Index Points 2014-02-15 Monthly [+]
Government Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Government Debt To GDP 90.60 89.10 48.57 Percent 2013-12-31 Yearly [+]
Credit Rating 97.96 Monthly [+]
Government Budget Value 15724.00 15.00 1508.47 GBP Million 2014-03-15 Monthly [+]
Government Spending 86654.00 86822.00 55834.85 GBP Million 2013-11-15 Quarterly [+]
Government Budget -5.80 -6.10 -3.75 Percent of GDP 2013-12-31 Yearly [+]
Business Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Business Confidence 33.00 21.00 -3.48 2014-05-15 Quarterly [+]
Industrial Production 2.70 2.80 1.59 Percent 2014-02-15 Monthly [+]
Bankruptcies 3552.00 3875.00 3321.50 Companies 2013-12-31 Quarterly [+]
Capacity Utilization 48.00 46.00 58.17 Percent 2014-05-15 Quarterly [+]
Car Registrations 464824.00 68736.00 148959.68 Cars 2014-03-15 Monthly [+]
Changes in Inventories 1881.00 4309.00 588.70 GBP Million 2013-11-15 Quarterly [+]
Corporate Profits 81579.00 77389.00 28642.08 GBP Million 2013-11-15 Quarterly [+]
Industrial Production Mom 0.90 0.00 0.07 Percent 2014-02-15 Monthly [+]
Manufacturing PMI 55.30 56.20 50.80 2014-03-15 Monthly [+]
Manufacturing Production 3.80 3.20 0.50 Percent 2014-02-15 Monthly [+]
New Orders 12590.00 12407.00 15495.33 GBP Million 2013-11-15 Quarterly [+]
Services PMI 57.60 58.20 53.26 Index Points 2014-03-31 Monthly [+]
Zew Economic Sentiment Index 30.50 37.20 4.71 2014-04-15 Monthly [+]
Consumer Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Retail Sales MoM 1.70 -2.00 0.24 Percent 2014-02-28 Monthly [+]
Retail Sales YoY 3.70 3.90 2.60 Percent 2014-02-28 Monthly [+]
Consumer Confidence -5.00 -7.00 -9.71 2014-03-31 Monthly [+]
Bank Lending Rate 1.50 1.50 7.76 Percent 2014-04-30 Monthly [+]
Consumer Spending 249105.00 249058.00 132441.90 GBP Million 2013-11-15 Quarterly [+]
Disposable Personal Income 253715.00 253980.00 130231.30 GBP Million 2013-11-15 Quarterly [+]
Personal Savings 5.00 5.60 6.41 Percent 2013-11-15 Quarterly [+]
Taxes Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Corporate Tax Rate 23.00 23.00 29.00 percent 2014-01-01 Yearly [+]
Personal Income Tax Rate 45.00 45.00 42.00 percent 2014-01-01 Yearly [+]
Sales Tax Rate 20.00 23.00 27.93 Percent 2014-01-01 Yearly [+]
Social Security Rate 25.80 25.80 22.54 percent 2013-01-01 Yearly [+]
Social Security Rate For Companies 13.80 13.80 12.66 percent 2013-01-01 Yearly [+]
Social Security Rate For Employees 12.00 12.00 10.67 percent 2013-01-01 Yearly [+]
Housing Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Construction Output 1.60 6.40 1.28 Percent 2014-02-15 Monthly [+]
Housing Index 576.90 582.20 326.27 Index Points 2014-03-15 Monthly [+]
Housing Starts 27880.00 34750.00 38300.41 2013-11-15 Quarterly [+]
Mortgage Approvals 70.30 76.75 87.80 Thousand 2014-02-15 Monthly [+]
Labour Last Previous Average Unit Reference Frequency
Minimum Wages 1189.90 1264.30 1116.47 EUR 2013-12-31 Monthly [+]





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UK Unemployment Rate Steady at 7.2%  
In the three months to January of 2014, UK jobless rate remained unchanged at 7.2 percent, after rising to that level in the three months to December of 2013. Claimant count decreased more than expected and average weekly earnings picked up.
UK Trade Deficit Widens 76% YoY in January  
UK’s trade deficit increased sharply to £ 2.56 billion in January of 2014, compared with a £ 1.45 billion gap a year earlier and a revised £ 0.66 billion deficit in December of 2013. Exports of goods and services fell to a 14-month low hurt by lower sales of aircraft and chemicals.
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