In Quarter 4 (Oct to Dec) 2015, output in the construction industry was estimated to have decreased by 0.4% compared with Quarter 3 (July to Sept) 2015.
Findings on violent crime and sexual offences from the year ending March 2015 Crime Survey for England and Wales and crimes recorded by police.
Production output decreased by 0.4% in December 2015 compared with December 2014. Manufacturing output decreased by 1.7% in December 2015 compared with December 2014.
The UK’s deficit on seasonally adjusted trade in goods and services was £2.7 billion in December 2015. The deficit on trade in goods was £9.9 billion. The surplus on trade in services was estimated at £7.2 billion.
There were 6,122 suicides of people aged 10 and over registered in the UK in 2014 (a 2% decrease).
This Review draws together key economic stories from ONS economic statistics produced over the last month.