Retail sales volumes in the UK was unchanged in August 2021 over the same period of the previous year, ending a five-month period of growth and missing market expectations of a 2.7 percent increase. source: Office for National Statistics

Retail Sales YoY in the United Kingdom averaged 2.67 percent from 1997 until 2021, reaching an all time high of 42.30 percent in April of 2021 and a record low of -23.20 percent in April of 2020. This page provides - United Kingdom Retail Sales YoY - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. United Kingdom Retail Sales YoY - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on September of 2021.

Retail Sales YoY in the United Kingdom is expected to be 6.50 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the United Kingdom Retail Sales YoY is projected to trend around 3.40 percent in 2022 and 2.00 percent in 2023, according to our econometric models.

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United Kingdom Retail Sales YoY

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
0.00 1.90 42.30 -23.20 1997 - 2021 percent Monthly
2016=100, SA

Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2021-06-18 06:00 AM May 24.6% 42.4% 29% 29.7%
2021-07-23 06:00 AM Jun 9.7% 24.6% 9.6% 10.1%
2021-08-20 06:00 AM Jul 2.4% 9.2% 6% 6.5%
2021-09-17 06:00 AM Aug 0% 1.9% 2.7% 2.8%
2021-10-22 06:00 AM Sep 0%
2021-11-19 07:00 AM Oct
2021-12-17 07:00 AM Nov

United Kingdom Retail Sales YoY
In the United Kingdom, the year-over-year change in Retail sales compares the aggregated sales of retail goods and services during a certain month to the same month a year ago.