Spain's retail trade increased 3.2 percent from a year earlier in August 2019, easing from an upwardly revised 3.3 percent rise in the previous month but beating market expectations of a 2.8 percent gain. Sales of food went up 1.7 percent, the same pace as in July while those of non-food products advanced 4.5 percent (vs 4.1 percent in July). Within non-food items, sales rose further for personal equipment (2.4 percent vs 2.2 percent); and other goods (4.1 percent vs 4 percent). On the other hand, sales of household equipment slowed (2.3 percent vs 2.7 percent), On a monthly basis, retail trade went up 0.2 percent, the same pace as in the prior month. Retail Sales YoY in Spain averaged 0.03 percent from 2001 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 6.80 percent in December of 2003 and a record low of -11.40 percent in September of 2012.

Retail Sales YoY in Spain is expected to be 1.10 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Retail Sales YoY in Spain to stand at 1.40 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Spain Retail Sales YoY is projected to trend around 2.20 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2019-06-28 07:00 AM Retail Sales YoY May 2.4% 1.3% 0.7% 0.5%
2019-07-29 07:00 AM Retail Sales YoY Jun 2.4% 2.6% 1.7% 1.4%
2019-08-30 07:00 AM Retail Sales YoY Jul 3.2% 2.5% 1.9%
2019-09-27 07:00 AM Retail Sales YoY Aug 3.2% 3.3% 2.8% 2.4%
2019-10-29 08:00 AM Retail Sales YoY Sep 3.2% 2.7%
2019-11-28 08:00 AM Retail Sales YoY Oct
2019-12-27 08:00 AM Retail Sales YoY Nov


Spain Consumer Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Consumer Confidence 80.70 86.00 108.80 37.60 Index Points [+]
Retail Sales MoM 0.20 0.20 4.00 -8.10 percent [+]
Retail Sales YoY 3.20 3.30 6.80 -11.40 percent [+]
Consumer Spending 175609.00 174375.00 175609.00 67786.00 EUR Million [+]
Disposable Personal Income 254122.00 203397.00 254122.00 103970.00 EUR Million [+]
Personal Savings 19.27 -4.52 20.01 -5.37 percent [+]
Consumer Credit 655445913.00 646754555.00 821459799.00 79332126.00 EUR Thousand [+]
Private Sector Credit 1167029.00 1172632.00 1871339.00 1766.22 EUR Million [+]
Bank Lending Rate 1.33 1.28 6.29 0.94 percent [+]
Households Debt To GDP 58.30 58.90 85.10 22.80 percent of GDP [+]
Households Debt To Income 100.42 103.09 134.00 68.90 percent [+]
Gasoline Prices 1.48 1.49 2.00 0.73 USD/Liter [+]


Spain Retail Sales YoY

In Spain, 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. This page provides the latest reported value for - Spain Retail Sales YoY - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Spain Retail Sales YoY - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on October of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
3.20 3.30 6.80 -11.40 2001 - 2019 percent Monthly
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