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Data produced by the Office for National Statistics, which show estimates of economic output for 2019.

Data produced by the Office for National Statistics (ONS), which show estimates of economic output.

All data relate to 2019, which is before the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

Gross Domestic Product (GDP)

GDP in Wales in 2019 was £77.5 billion, an increase of 2.7% from 2018. GDP for the UK (excluding extra-regio) rose by 3.5%.

GDP per head in Wales in 2019 was £24,586, an increase of 2.2% on 2018.

Gross Value Added (GVA) (Balanced)

Total GVA in Wales in 2019 was £67.1 billion, up 2.6% on 2018. GVA for the UK (excluding extra-regio) rose by 3.6%.

GVA per head in Wales in 2019 was £21,295, up 2.1% on 2018. This is the third lowest annual increase within the 12 UK countries and English regions. GVA per head for the UK (excluding extra-regio) rose by 3.0%.

GVA per head in Wales in 2019 was 72.6% of the UK figure (excluding extra-regio), the second lowest of the UK countries and English regions. This was down 0.7 percentage points over the year.  

Data for other lower geographical areas are available (to local authorities and city regions).

Note

GDP and GVA is given at current basic prices.

Revision note

These statistics have been revised as the previous headline content was published in error instead of the latest data.

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