UK GDP Growth Revised Down to 0.1% in Q2


UK gross domestic product (GDP) in volume terms increased by 0.1 per cent in the second quarter of 2011.

Output of the production industries fell by 1.2 per cent, within which manufacturing rose by 0.2 per cent.

Output of the service and construction industries increased by 0.2 per cent and 1.1 per cent respectively.

Household final consumption expenditure decreased by 0.8 per cent in volume terms in the latest quarter.

In current price terms, compensation of employees increased by 0.4 per cent in 2011 quarter two.


TradingEconomics.com, UK Office for National Statistics
10/5/2011 12:36:54 PM