UK gross domestic product in volume terms was estimated to have increased by 0.7% in Quarter 2 (Apr to June) 2015; unrevised from the previously published estimate.
Business Investment grew by an estimated £1.4 billion (2.9%) since Quarter 1 (Jan to Mar) 2015. It increased by 5.0% compared with the same quarter a year ago.
The Index of Services increased by 3.0% in June 2015 compared with June 2014. All of the 4 main components of the services industries increased in the most recent month compared with the same month a year ago.
Latest provisional estimated net migration to the UK was 330,000 for year ending March 2015, a statistically significant increase on the previous year. Immigration increased to 636,000. Emigration at 307,000.
Over a quarter of births (27.0%) in 2014 were to mothers born outside the UK, a slight increase from 2013 (26.5%).
The aggregate SPPI rose 0.5% in the year to Quarter 2 (Apr to June) 2015, compared with a rise of 0.6% in the year to Quarter 1 (Jan to Mar) 2015.