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Release: Services Producer Price Indices, Quarter 4 2013

Released: 26 February 2014 Next edition: 28 May 2014

Contact

Kat Pegler

Business Prices

ppi@ons.gsi.gov.uk

Telephone: +44 (0) 1633 456468

Categories: Economy, Prices, Output and Productivity, Price Indices and Inflation, Services Producer Price Indices

Frequency of release: Quarterly

Language: English

Geographical coverage: UK

Geographical breakdown: UK

Survey name(s): Services Producer Price Index (SPPI)

  • The Services Producer Price Index (SPPI) has been rebased from 2005=100 to 2010=100. This is the first month that the SPPIs have been released on this basis. All of the figures in this Statistical Bulletin reflect this change.
  • The aggregate SPPI rose 1.4% in the year to quarter 4 of 2013, compared with a rise of 0.9% in quarter 3 of 2013.
  • The aggregate SPPI rose 0.8% between quarter 3 and quarter 4 of 2013, compared with a rise of 0.5% last quarter.
The Services Producer Price Index (SPPI) are primarily a suite of individual price indices that provide information on price change for a limited range of service industries. Each SPPI captures quarterly changes in the price received for services provided by UK businesses to other UK businesses and Government.

These National Statistics are produced to high professional standards and released according to the arrangements approved by the UK Statistics Authority.

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