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 2.0% decrease when comparing the latest four quarters to the previous four quarters. UK output increased by 1.8%, over the same period. The decrease over the longer term in Wales was largely accounted for by a decrease in Electricity, Gas and Water Supply and Other Manufacturing and Repair. In the UK, the increase was largely accounted for by Machinery and Equipment. The short term trend for Wales shows a 1.9% increase when comparing the latest quarter to the previous quarter. UK output decreased by 0.8%, over the same period.
  • The longer term trend for the Index of Construction for Wales shows an 8.3% increase when comparing the latest four quarters to the previous four quarters. UK output increased by 2.9%, over the same period. The short term trend for Wales shows a 4.6% increase when comparing the latest quarter to the previous quarter. Output increased in the UK by 0.8%, over the same period.

Reports

Index of production and index of construction, April to June 2018
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Data

Datasets and interactive tools

Contact

Ryan Pike

Tel: 0300 025 6415

Media

Tel: 0300 025 8099