Chart of the Week

UK Production Index

Chart of the Week: Week 7, 2014: UK Production Index

At the end of last week, the Office for National Statistics released the output of the production industries for December 2013.

/ February 12, 2014
EU Unemployment Comparison

Chart of the Week: Week 6, 2014: EU Unemployment Comparison

Eurostat released the European Union's latest unemployment statistics at the end of last week, and they showed an overall rate of 12% in December 2013, compared to 11.9% in December 2012.

/ February 5, 2014
UK GDP Per Capita

Chart of the Week: Week 5, 2014: UK GDP Per Capita

Encouraging GDP figures were released this week, showing that growth in the final quarter of 2013 was 0.7% on the previous quarter, and annual growth for 2013 was 1.9%.

/ January 29, 2014
Unemployment and Earnings

Chart of the Week: Week 4, 2014: Unemployment and Earnings

The monthly labour market statistics brought further good news this week as the unemployment rate fell to 7.1% in the three months leading up to November 2013.

/ January 22, 2014