Retail Sales in the United Kingdom decreased 3.5% year-on-year in February of 2023, compared to market forecasts of a 4.7% drop. It marks an 11th straight month of falling retail sales, as cost-of-living pressures weigh on consumer spending. source: Office for National Statistics

Retail Sales YoY in the United Kingdom averaged 2.20 percent from 1997 until 2023, reaching an all time high of 40.90 percent in April of 2021 and a record low of -22.90 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 March 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.

Trading Economics members can view, download and compare data from nearly 200 countries, including more than 20 million economic indicators, exchange rates, government bond yields, stock indexes and commodity prices.

The Trading Economics Application Programming Interface (API) provides direct access to our data. It allows API clients to download millions of rows of historical data, to query our real-time economic calendar, subscribe to updates and receive quotes for currencies, commodities, stocks and bonds.

Please Paste this Code in your Website
United Kingdom Retail Sales YoY

Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2023-02-17 07:00 AM Jan -5.1% -6.1% -5.5% -6.6%
2023-03-24 07:00 AM Feb -3.5% -5.2% -4.7% -5.1%
2023-04-21 06:00 AM Mar -3.5% 3.2%

Related Last Previous Unit Reference
Retail Sales MoM 1.20 0.90 percent Feb 2023
Retail Sales YoY -3.50 -5.20 percent Feb 2023
Consumer Spending 350450.00 350060.00 GBP Million Dec 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 1.50 0.90 percent Feb 2023

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
-3.50 -5.20 40.90 -22.90 1997 - 2023 percent Monthly
Constant Prices, SA