United Kingdom Economic Indicators

BALANCE OF TRADE
Last: 1,779
UNITS IN: GBP Million
The UK's trade balance has been in deficit since 1998, due to deficits in trade in goods which are partly offset by surpluses in trade in services. The level of total UK trade in goods as a proportion of total trade in goods and services has been gradually declining since 1986 after peaking at 75 pe...
The UK's trade balance has been in deficit since 1998, due to deficits in trade in goods which are partly offset by surpluses in trade in services. The level of total UK trade in goods as a proportion of total trade in goods and services has been gradually declining since 1986 after peaking at 75 pe...
BANK LENDING RATE
Last: 1.75
UNITS IN: %
COMPOSITE PMI
Last: 50.7
UNITS IN:
The UK Composite PMI is a weighted average of the Manufacturing Output Index and the Services Business Activity Index.
The UK Composite PMI is a weighted average of the Manufacturing Output Index and the Services Business Activity Index.
CPI
Last: 107.9
UNITS IN: Index Points
GDP GROWTH RATE
Last: 1.2
UNITS IN: %
The United Kingdom is the sixth largest economy in the world and the second largest in Europe after Germany. The Services sector is the most important and accounts for 79 percent to total GDP. The biggest segments within Services are: government, education and health (19 percent of total GDP); real ...
The United Kingdom is the sixth largest economy in the world and the second largest in Europe after Germany. The Services sector is the most important and accounts for 79 percent to total GDP. The biggest segments within Services are: government, education and health (19 percent of total GDP); real ...
CURRENT ACCOUNT TO GDP
Last: -3.9
UNITS IN: %
GOVERMENT DEBT TO GDP
Last: 84.7
UNITS IN: %
HOUSING STARTS
Last: 36,630
UNITS IN: Units
INTEREST RATE
Last: 0.75
UNITS IN: %
In the United Kingdom, benchmark interest rate is set by the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC). The Bank of England official interest rate is the repo rate. This repo rate applies to open market operations of the Bank of England with a group of counterparties (banks, building societies, securities fir...
In the United Kingdom, benchmark interest rate is set by the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC). The Bank of England official interest rate is the repo rate. This repo rate applies to open market operations of the Bank of England with a group of counterparties (banks, building societies, securities fir...
NEW ORDERS
Last: 11,975
UNITS IN: GBP Million
UNEMPLOYMENT RATE
Last: 3.9
UNITS IN: %
In the United Kingdom, the unemployment rate measures the number of people actively looking for a job as a percentage of the labour force.
In the United Kingdom, the unemployment rate measures the number of people actively looking for a job as a percentage of the labour force.

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All Economic Indicators

GDP
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Indicator
Last
Previous
Min
Max
Unit
Frequency
Range
GDP
2,825.21
Dec 2018
2,637.87
Dec 2017
72.33
Dec 1960
3,084.12
Dec 2007
USD Billion Yearly 1960 - 2018
GDP Annual Growth Rate
1.2
Jun 2019
1.8
Mar 2019
-6.1
Mar 2009
9.7
Mar 1973
% Quarterly 1956 - 2019
GDP Constant Prices
513,029
Jun 2019
514,019
Mar 2019
111,480
Mar 1955
514,019
Mar 2019
GBP Million Quarterly 1955 - 2019
GDP From Agriculture
2,832
Jun 2019
2,843
Mar 2019
2,214
Jun 1996
3,074
Dec 2014
GBP Million Quarterly 1990 - 2019
GDP From Construction
28,324
Jun 2019
28,683
Mar 2019
19,264
Mar 1995
28,683
Mar 2019
GBP Million Quarterly 1990 - 2019
GDP From Manufacturing
45,071
Jun 2019
46,130
Mar 2019
40,088
Sep 1991
46,560
Dec 2000
GBP Million Quarterly 1990 - 2019
GDP From Mining
4,815
Jun 2019
4,832
Mar 2019
3,984
Dec 2012
10,332
Mar 2000
GBP Million Quarterly 1990 - 2019
GDP From Public Administration
20,825
Jun 2019
20,852
Mar 2019
20,573
Dec 2016
24,234
Sep 2009
GBP Million Quarterly 1990 - 2019
GDP From Services
367,577
Jun 2019
367,205
Mar 2019
178,666
Sep 1990
367,577
Jun 2019
GBP Million Quarterly 1990 - 2019
GDP From Transport
20,081
Jun 2019
20,076
Mar 2019
10,071
Mar 1991
20,081
Jun 2019
GBP Million Quarterly 1990 - 2019
GDP Growth Rate
-0.2
Jun 2019
0.5
Mar 2019
-2.7
Mar 1974
5
Mar 1973
% Quarterly 1955 - 2019
GDP per capita
42,986
Dec 2018
42,669.6
Dec 2017
13,827.4
Dec 1960
42,986
Dec 2018
USD Yearly 1960 - 2018
Gross National Product
537,794
Mar 2019
527,584
Dec 2018
4,755
Mar 1955
537,794
Mar 2019
GBP Million Quarterly 1955 - 2019
GDP per capita PPP
40,158
Dec 2018
39,862.3
Dec 2017
26,303.1
Dec 1991
40,158
Dec 2018
USD Yearly 1990 - 2018
Gross Fixed Capital Formation
85,921
Jun 2019
86,756
Mar 2019
13,572
Mar 1955
86,756
Mar 2019
GBP Million Quarterly 1955 - 2019
Economic Activity Index
1
Jun 2019
1.4
May 2019
-6.3
Mar 2009
6
Dec 2005
% Monthly 1998 - 2019
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Latest Releases and Calendar Events

DATETIMETITLE
Aug 14, 201909:02UK Inflation Rate Unexpectedly Rises Above BoE Target
Aug 13, 201908:47UK Jobless Rate Rises Unexpectedly in Q2
Aug 9, 201909:50UK Posts First Trade Surplus since 2011
Aug 9, 201909:48UK Economy Suffers 1st Contraction in Nearly 7 Years
Aug 9, 201909:17UK GDP Annual Growth Slows to Over 1-Year Low
Aug 1, 201911:24BoE Holds Rates, Reaffirms Pledge to Gradual Hikes
Jul 17, 201908:48UK June Inflation Rate Steady at 2%
DATETIMEEVENT
Aug 14, 201908:30Inflation Rate YoY
Aug 13, 201908:30Claimant Count Change
Aug 9, 201908:30GDP Growth Rate YoY Prel
Aug 9, 201908:30Balance of Trade
Aug 9, 201908:30GDP Growth Rate QoQ Prel
Aug 1, 201911:30BoE Press Conference
Aug 1, 201911:00BoE Interest Rate Decision

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