United Kingdom Industrial Production 1969-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Industrial production in the United Kingdom increased 3.6 percent year-on-year in October of 2017, following a 2.5 percent rise in September and slightly above expectations of 3.5 percent. It is the biggest annual gain in industrial output so far this year, with the largest upward contribution coming from manufacturing, which increased by 3.9 percent. Within manufacturing, the biggest contribution came from transport equipment, which rose by 9.3 percent. Also, mining and quarrying went up 14 percent, boosted by a 17.9 percent jump in oil and gas extraction and water and sewerage increased 3.1 percent. On the other hand, utilities fell 4.8 percent. Industrial Production in the United Kingdom averaged 0.85 percent from 1969 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 22.60 percent in February of 1973 and a record low of -11.90 percent in December of 1980.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2017-10-10 08:30 AM Industrial Production YoY 1.6% 1.1% 0.8% 0.9%
2017-11-10 09:30 AM Industrial Production YoY 2.5% 1.8% 1.9% 2.1%
2017-12-08 09:30 AM Industrial Production YoY 3.6% 2.5% 3.5% 3.2%
2018-01-10 09:30 AM Industrial Production YoY 3.6%
2018-02-09 09:30 AM Industrial Production YoY
2018-03-09 09:30 AM Industrial Production YoY


United Kingdom Business Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Business Confidence -11.00 5.00 55.00 -75.00 [+]
Manufacturing PMI 58.20 56.60 61.50 34.40 [+]
Services PMI 53.80 55.60 62.50 40.10 Index Points [+]
Industrial Production 3.60 2.50 22.60 -11.90 percent [+]
Industrial Production Mom 0.00 0.70 9.80 -7.90 percent [+]
Manufacturing Production 3.90 2.70 19.60 -16.90 percent [+]
Capacity Utilization 84.70 82.60 85.20 38.00 percent [+]
Factory Orders 17.00 -2.00 21.00 -79.00 Net Balance [+]
New Orders 16699.00 11781.00 25109.00 9381.00 GBP Million [+]
Changes in Inventories -1244.00 -2110.00 11457.00 -11256.00 GBP Million [+]
Bankruptcies 4152.00 4547.00 6509.00 924.00 Companies [+]
Corporate Profits 108691.00 107327.00 108691.00 1024.00 GBP Million [+]
Zew Economic Sentiment Index -42.90 -55.90 61.00 -77.20 [+]
Car Production 157056.00 153224.00 185157.00 43773.00 Units [+]
Car Registrations 163541.00 158192.00 562337.00 33051.00 Cars [+]
Small Business Sentiment -4.00 0.00 40.00 -69.00 [+]
Internet Speed 16920.86 16337.23 16920.86 3085.89 KBps [+]
IP Addresses 27493519.00 26782989.00 27493519.00 13305856.00 IP [+]
Private Investment 0.20 0.50 64.50 -33.80 percent [+]
Mining Production 14.00 1.30 852.60 -90.50 percent [+]
Steel Production 702.00 640.00 2848.00 131.00 Thousand Tonnes [+]
Corruption Index 81.00 81.00 87.00 74.00 Points [+]
Corruption Rank 10.00 10.00 20.00 10.00 [+]
Competitiveness Index 5.51 5.49 5.56 5.18 Points [+]
Competitiveness Rank 8.00 7.00 13.00 2.00 [+]
Composite Pmi 54.90 55.80 61.80 47.40 [+]
Ease of Doing Business 7.00 7.00 11.00 5.00 [+]
Electricity Production 24007.00 23079.00 38520.00 16152.00 Gigawatt-hour [+]


United Kingdom Industrial Production

In the United Kingdom, industrial production measures the output of businesses integrated in industrial sector of the economy. Manufacturing is the most important sector and accounts for 70 percent of total production. The biggest segments within Manufacturing are: Food, drink and tobacco (11 percent of total production); transport equipment (9 percent); basic metals (8 percent); other manufacturing and repair (6 percent); pharmaceutical products and preparations (6 percent); and rubber and plastic products and non-metallic mineral products (6 percent). Mining and quarrying account for 12 percent of production, as oil and gas extraction accounts for 10 percent. Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning account for 11 percent of total output and water supply, sewerage and waste management account for 8 percent. This page provides the latest reported value for - United Kingdom Industrial Production - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. United Kingdom Industrial Production - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on December of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
3.60 2.50 22.60 -11.90 1969 - 2017 percent Monthly
Constant Prices 2012=100, SA




industrial production by Country
Country Last
Australia 0.70 Jun/17
Brazil 5.30 Oct/17
Canada 4.40 Aug/17
China 6.10 Nov/17
Euro Area 3.70 Oct/17
France 3.20 Sep/17
Germany 3.60 Sep/17
India 2.20 Oct/17
Indonesia -1.40 Jun/17
Italy 3.10 Oct/17
Japan 5.90 Oct/17
Mexico -1.10 Oct/17
Netherlands 1.70 Sep/17
Russia -3.60 Nov/17
South Korea -5.90 Oct/17
Spain 4.10 Oct/17
Switzerland 8.60 Sep/17
Turkey 7.30 Oct/17
United Kingdom 3.60 Oct/17
United States 3.40 Nov/17