United Kingdom Consumer Credit  1993-2018 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Consumer credit in the United Kingdom increased by GBP 1.118 billion to GBP 214.2 billion in August of 2018 and below market expectations of a GBP 1.3 billion rise. It followed an upwardly revised GBP 0.838 billion gain in July. Consumer credit growth eased further to an annual rate of 8.1 percent in August, the slowest increase since September 2015, from a downwardly revised 8.5 percent in July. Credit card lending went up 8.9 percent (the same pace as in July) and other loans rose 7.7 percent (vs 8.3 percent in July). Consumer Credit in the United Kingdom averaged 935.41 GBP Million from 1993 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 2228 GBP Million in January of 2005 and a record low of -1188 GBP Million in August of 2009.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2018-07-30 08:30 AM BoE Consumer Credit £1.567B £1.575B £1.3B £1.5B
2018-08-30 08:30 AM BoE Consumer Credit £0.817B £1.521B £1.5B £1.5B
2018-10-01 08:30 AM BoE Consumer Credit £1.118B £0.838B £1.3B £1.2B
2018-10-29 09:30 AM BoE Consumer Credit £1.118B £1.5B
2018-11-29 09:30 AM BoE Consumer Credit £1.7B


United Kingdom Consumer Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Consumer Confidence -9.00 -7.00 10.00 -39.00 Index Points [+]
Retail Sales MoM 0.30 0.90 2.90 -3.50 percent [+]
Retail Sales YoY 3.30 3.80 9.00 -3.90 percent [+]
Consumer Spending 332149.00 331040.00 332149.00 68008.00 GBP Million [+]
Disposable Personal Income 335929.00 333116.00 340973.00 66638.00 GBP Million [+]
Personal Savings 4.40 4.30 15.20 -0.90 percent [+]
Bank Lending Rate 1.75 1.75 18.00 1.25 percent [+]
Consumer Credit 1118.00 838.00 2228.00 -1188.00 GBP Million [+]
Gasoline Prices 1.72 1.69 2.22 0.92 USD/Liter [+]
Households Debt To Gdp 86.10 86.20 95.90 28.70 percent of GDP [+]
Households Debt To Income 126.42 123.97 136.56 101.02 percent [+]
Consumer Confidence Current Conditions -25.00 -20.00 7.00 -82.00 [+]
Consumer Confidence Economic Expectations -23.00 -21.00 20.00 -52.00 [+]
Consumer Confidence Financial Expectations 0.00 4.00 15.00 -18.00 [+]
Consumer Confidence Major Purchases Expectations 1.00 9.00 31.00 -43.00 [+]


United Kingdom Consumer Credit

Consumer credit (excluding student loans) is defined as borrowing by UK individuals to finance current expenditure on goods and/or services excluding loans issued by the Student Loans Company. Consumer credit (excluding student loans) is split into two components; credit card lending and ‘other’ lending (mainly overdrafts and other loans/advances). This page provides the latest reported value for - United Kingdom Consumer Credit - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. United Kingdom Consumer Credit - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on October of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
1118.00 838.00 2228.00 -1188.00 1993 - 2018 GBP Million Monthly




consumer credit by Country
Country Last
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Germany 238144.00 Jun/18
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Italy 100155.46 Aug/18
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Mexico 1360348.40 Jun/18
Netherlands 16353.00 Mar/18
Russia 13466674.00 Jul/18
South Korea 1493155.50 Jun/18
Spain 655297176.00 Jun/18
Switzerland 864191.00 Jul/18
Turkey 528496370.00 Sep/18
United Kingdom 1118.00 Aug/18
United States 20.08 Aug/18


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