Retail Sales in Germany decreased 6.4% year-on-year in December of 2022, following a 5.9% drop in November and much worse than market forecasts of a 5.9% drop. Considering full 2022, retail sales fell 0.6%. source: Federal Statistical Office

Retail Sales YoY in Germany averaged 0.64 percent from 1995 until 2022, reaching an all time high of 10.40 percent in January of 2022 and a record low of -9.60 percent in June of 2022. This page provides the latest reported value for - Germany Retail Sales YoY - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Germany Retail Sales YoY - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on February of 2023.

Retail Sales YoY in Germany is expected to be 0.50 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations.

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Germany Retail Sales YoY

Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2023-01-06 07:00 AM Nov -5.9% -5% -4.3%
2023-01-31 07:00 AM Dec -6.4% -5.9% -1.8% -3%
2023-03-01 07:00 AM Jan -6.4%

Related Last Previous Unit Reference
Retail Sales MoM -5.30 1.90 percent Dec 2022
Retail Sales YoY -6.40 -5.90 percent Dec 2022
Consumer Spending 429.13 424.72 EUR Billion Sep 2022
Disposable Personal Income 564.33 552.69 EUR Billion Sep 2022

Germany Retail Sales YoY
In Germany, 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.
Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-6.40 -5.90 10.40 -9.60 1995 - 2022 percent Monthly