RETAIL SALES INDEX FOR SCOTLAND
1st QUARTER 2015
A National Statistics Publication for Scotland
Subject: The Economy Coverage: Scotland
Date: 6th May 2015
Scottish Retail Sales Index – main findings
Retail sales in Scotland increased by 0.2% in volume terms during the first quarter of 2015.
On an annual basis, comparing the latest quarter to the same quarter of the previous year (2015 Q1 on 2014 Q1), retail sales volumes grew by 2.2%.
The value of Scottish retail sales, without adjusting for inflation, during the first quarter of 2015 decreased by 0.9% from the previous quarter, and decreased by 0.2% annually.
A printable version (.pdf) of the statistical bulletin is available.
The results tables (.xls) are available to download in excel format.