On an output per hour basis, UK labour productivity grew by 0.3% in the first quarter (Jan to Mar) of 2015.
UK gross domestic product in volume terms was estimated to have increased by 0.4% in Quarter 1 (Jan to Mar) 2015; revised up 0.1 percentage points from the previously published estimate.
The United Kingdom’s current account deficit was £26.5 billion in Quarter 1 (Jan to Mar) 2015, down from a revised deficit of £28.9 billion in Quarter 4 (Oct to Dec) 2014.
The Index of Services is estimated to have increased by 2.8% in April 2015 compared with April 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.
Business investment grew by an estimated £0.9 billion (2.0%) since Quarter 4 (Oct to Dec) 2014. It increased by 5.7% compared with the same quarter a year ago.
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