RETAIL SALES INDEX FOR SCOTLAND
3rd QUARTER 2015
A National Statistics Publication for Scotland
Subject: The Economy Coverage: Scotland
Date: 4th November 2015
Scottish Retail Sales Index – main findings
Retail sales in Scotland increased by 1.0 per cent in volume terms during the third quarter of 2015.
On an annual basis, comparing the latest quarter to the same quarter of the previous year (2015 Q3 on 2014 Q3), retail sales volumes grew by 4.0 per cent.
The value of Scottish retail sales, without adjusting for inflation, during the third quarter of 2015 increased by 0.3 per cent from the previous quarter, and grew by 1.2 per cent compareing the latest quarter to the same quarter of the previous year.
A printable version (.pdf) of the statistical bulletin is available.
The results tables (.xls) are available to download in excel format.