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Retail Sales Index for Scotland (RSIS) 2018 Quarter 3

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2018 Quarter 3

 

A National Statistics Publication for Scotland

31 October 2018
 

Main Findings
  • During 2018 Quarter 3 the quantity of retail sales in Scotland (adjusted for inflation and seasonal effects) grew 0.4% in Scotland.
  • The value of retail sales in Scotland (adjusted for seasonal effects but not inflation) grew by 0.6% during 2018 Quarter 3. 
  • Over the year since 2017 Quarter 3, the volume of retail sales in Scotland has grown by 1.3%. Over the same period, the value of sales grew by 2.7%, and average retail store prices (the implied deflator) grew by 1.4%.
  • The equivalent figures for retail sales quantities in Great Britain as a whole, produced by the Office for National Statistics (ONS), are an increase of 1.2% in the latest quarter, and an increase of 3.4% over the year since 2017 Quarter 3.
  • Quarterly results back to 2008 are available in the publication tables.

Retail Sales Index for Scotland (RSIS) 2018 Quarter 3

Downloadable documents:

Title:Retail Sales Index for Scotland (RSIS) 2018 Quarter 3
Description:Retail Sales Index for Scotland (RSIS) 2018 Quarter 3
File:RSIS 2018 Q3 - Publication Tables [XLSX, 43.2 kb: 30 Oct 2018]
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File:RSIS - Methodology Guide - 2018 [DOCX, 679.1 kb: 30 Oct 2018]
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File:RSIS 2018 Q3 - Visual Summary [PDF, 308.5 kb: 31 Oct 2018]
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