UK gross domestic product in volume terms was estimated to have increased by 0.9% in Q2 2014, revised up from 0.8% in the previously published estimate.
The Index of Services increased by 3.4% in July 2014 compared with July 2013. All of the four main components of the services industries increased in the most recent month compared with the same month a year ago.
Business investment increased by an estimated £1.4 billion (3.3%) since Q1 2014. It increased by 11.0% compared with the same quarter a year ago, the largest annual increase since Q1 2007.
There was a current account deficit of £23.1 billion in Quarter 2 2014, up from a revised deficit of £20.5 billion (originally published as a deficit of £18.5 billion) in Quarter 1 2014.
Household spending grew by 0.6% in volume in Q2 2014.
Analysis is presented on older people (aged 65 and over) who were usually resident in England and Wales and who were living at a different address one year prior to the 2011 Census. This was based on Census Question 21, which asked ‘One year ago, what was your usual address?’.