The British economy expanded 2.9% year-on-year in the second quarter of 2022, the least since a contraction in the first quarter of 2021, and slightly above market forecasts of a 2.8% growth. Household spending slowed sharply (3.6% vs 12.6% in Q1), as high consumer prices weigh while gross fixed capital formation remained robust (5.9% vs 7.1%), namely business investment (5% vs 8.3%). source: Office for National Statistics
GDP Annual Growth Rate in the United Kingdom averaged 2.36 percent from 1956 until 2022, reaching an all time high of 24.50 percent in the second quarter of 2021 and a record low of -21.10 percent in the second quarter of 2020. This page provides the latest reported value for - United Kingdom GDP Annual Growth Rate - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. United Kingdom GDP Annual Growth Rate - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on August of 2022.
GDP Annual Growth Rate in the United Kingdom is expected to be 2.30 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the United Kingdom GDP Annual Growth Rate is projected to trend around 0.10 percent in 2023 and 0.40 percent in 2024, according to our econometric models.