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Index of market services

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  • Release date: 20 October 2016
  • Period covered: Quarter 2 2016
  • Next update: 26 January 2017
A quarterly report which shows the short-term movements in the output of service sector companies within Wales.

Key points

  • The longer term trend (latest four quarters compared to previous four quarters) for the Index of Market Services increased for both Wales and the UK (the index is up 2.3 per cent in Wales and up 2.8 per cent in the UK). The increase in Wales is largely accounted for by increases in output from Real Estate Activities and Professional, Scientific & Technical Activities, whilst the increase in the UK is mostly accounted for by Distribution, Professional, Scientific & Technical Activities and Information & Communication Activities.
  • Over the short term (latest quarter compared to previous quarter) output increased in both Wales and the UK by 1.0 per cent and 0.7 per cent respectively. The increase in Wales is largely accounted for by an increase in the output of Distribution, whilst the increase in the UK is largely accounted for by an increase in the output of Professional, Scientific & Technical Activities.

Contact

Statistician
Tel: 029 2082 6960
Email: economic.stats@wales.gsi.gov.uk

Media
Tel: 029 2089 8099

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