United Kingdom Construction Output  1997-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Construction output in the United Kingdom went down 0.2 percent year-on-year in October of 2017, following a 1.1 percent gain in the prior month and worse than market expectations of a 1.9 percent increase. It was the first decline in construction activity since March of 2016 when it fell 0.5 percent. All repair and maintenance declined (-2.7 percent from 0.4 percent in September) while all new work (1.2 percent vs 1.5 percent) and total housing (4.2 percent vs 6.7 percent) eased. On the other hand, infrastructure output grow significantly (5.7 percent from a flat reading). On a monthly basis, construction output fell 1.7 percent, the worst since March last year, after decreasing 1.6 percent in September. Construction Output in the United Kingdom averaged 2.02 percent from 1997 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 24 percent in March of 2002 and a record low of -19.20 percent in January of 2010.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2017-10-10 08:30 AM Construction Output YoY 3.5% 2.7% 0.2% 0.5%
2017-11-10 09:30 AM Construction Output YoY 1.1% 3.9% 2.2% 2.5%
2017-12-08 09:30 AM Construction Output YoY -0.2% 1.1% 1.9% 1.5%
2018-01-10 09:30 AM Construction Output YoY -0.2%
2018-02-09 09:30 AM Construction Output YoY
2018-03-09 09:30 AM Construction Output YoY


United Kingdom Housing Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Housing Starts 42480.00 45340.00 69520.00 16420.00 [+]
Construction Output -0.20 1.10 24.00 -19.20 percent [+]
Housing Index 734.10 730.40 734.10 96.10 Index Points [+]
Mortgage Approvals 64.58 66.11 151.80 26.71 Thousand [+]
Mortgage Applications 40488.00 41576.00 93237.00 17094.00 Units [+]
Construction Orders 25.50 -12.50 37.40 -43.90 percent [+]
Home Ownership Rate 63.50 64.40 73.30 63.50 percent [+]
Construction Pmi 53.10 50.80 64.60 27.80 [+]


United Kingdom Construction Output

In the United Kingdom, construction output measures the yearly change in the amount charged by construction companies to customers for value of work. The value is based on the sample of 8,000 businesses, employing over 100 people or with an annual turnover of more than £60 million. Construction estimates are a component of GDP from the production approach, contributing approximately 6.4% of GDP. This page provides the latest reported value for - United Kingdom Construction Output - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. United Kingdom Construction Output - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on December of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-0.20 1.10 24.00 -19.20 1997 - 2017 percent Monthly
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construction output by Country
Country Last
Australia 15.70 Sep/17
Euro Area 3.10 Sep/17
France 0.70 Sep/17
Germany 4.40 Sep/17
India 4.70 Oct/17
Italy -1.10 Aug/17
Mexico -1.70 Oct/17
Netherlands 0.10 Aug/17
Russia 0.10 Sep/17
South Korea -1.50 Oct/17
Spain -0.40 Aug/17
Switzerland 0.50 Sep/17
Turkey 0.50 Dec/16
United Kingdom -0.20 Oct/17