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Index of production and index of construction

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  • Release date: 21 April 2016
  • Period covered: Quarter 4 2015
  • Next update: July 2016
A quarterly report which show the short term movements in the output of industries in the production and construction sectors within Wales.

Key points

  • The longer term trend for the Index of Production for Wales shows a 3.4 per cent increase when comparing the latest four quarters to the previous four quarters. UK output increased by 1.0 per cent. The increase over the longer term in Wales was largely accounted for by an increase in Other Manufacturing and Repair. In the UK, the increase was largely accounted for by Transport Equipment and Mining and Quarrying. The short term quarterly movements show output fell in both Wales and the UK (down 0.1 per cent and down 0.4 per cent respectively).
  • The longer term trend for the Index of Construction for Wales shows a 2.4 per cent fall when comparing the latest four quarters to the previous four quarters. UK output increased by 3.4 per cent. The short term quarterly movements in the construction industry show that output increased in both Wales and the UK (up 1.9 per cent and up 0.3 per cent respectively).

Contact

Statistician
Tel: 029 2082 5017
Email: economic.stats@wales.gsi.gov.uk

Media
Tel: 029 2089 8099

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