Retail Sales in the United Kingdom decreased 5.8% year-on-year in December of 2022, way more than market forecasts of a 4.1% fall. It marks the sharpest December decline since records began in 1997, pushing the 2022 fall to 3%. source: Office for National Statistics

Retail Sales YoY in the United Kingdom averaged 2.24 percent from 1997 until 2022, reaching an all time high of 41.00 percent in April of 2021 and a record low of -23.00 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 January of 2023.

Retail Sales YoY in the United Kingdom is expected to be 3.20 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations.

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United Kingdom Retail Sales YoY

Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2022-12-16 07:00 AM Nov -5.9% -5.9% -5.6% -5.3%
2023-01-20 07:00 AM Dec -5.8% -5.7% -4.1% -4.4%
2023-02-17 07:00 AM Jan -5.8%

Related Last Previous Unit Reference
Retail Sales MoM -1.00 -0.50 percent Dec 2022
Retail Sales YoY -5.80 -5.70 percent Dec 2022
Consumer Spending 348344.00 352142.00 GBP Million Sep 2022
Disposable Personal Income 356659.00 357868.00 GBP Million Sep 2022
Personal Savings 9.00 7.80 percent Sep 2022
Retail Sales Ex Fuel -1.10 -0.30 percent Dec 2022

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.
Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-5.80 -5.70 41.00 -23.00 1997 - 2022 percent Monthly
2016=100, SA