This is an archived release.
Continued growth in Retail sales
The seasonally-adjusted volume index of retail sales increased by 0.2 per cent from October to November this year. This follows an increase of 0.9 per cent from September to October.
|November 2016||Change in per cent|
|October 2016 - November 2016||November 2015 - November 2016||September 2015 / November 2015 - September 2016 / November 2016|
|Retail sales volume index: Excluding sales of motor vehicles. Seasonally adjusted numbers||109.5||0.2|
|Retail sales volume index: Excluding motor vehicles and motorcycles and automotive fuel. Seasonally adjusted numbers||110.9||0.5|
|Retail sales volume index: Excluding sales of motor vehicles. Workingday adjusted numbers||112.0||0.4||0.0|
|Retail sales value index: Excluding sales of motor vehicles. Working days adjusted numbers||124.0||2.7||2.7|
Working-day adjusted figures show that retail sales in the period September–November is at the same level as the same three-month period last year.