Retail sector: like-for-like sales growth the United Kingdom (UK) 2016-2020

This statistic presents the year-on-year change in like-for-like retail sales across all categories in the United Kingdom (UK) from January 2016 to May 2020. In that month, like-for-like sales in the retail industry increased by 7.9 percent compared to the same period a year earlier.

Year-on-year change in like-for-like retail sales in the United Kingdom (UK) from January 2016 to May 2020*

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Sources

Release date

June 2020

Region

United Kingdom

Survey time period

January 2016 to May 2020

Supplementary notes

* March 2020 figures cover the five weeks between March 1 and April 4,2020.

December 2018 figures are not provided by the source.

Growth in total value of retail sales (spending) across all categories.

The source adds the following information: "The BRC KPMG Retail Sales Monitor measures changes in the actual value (including VAT) of retail sales, excluding automotive fuel. The Monitor measures the value of spending and hence does not adjust for price or VAT changes. If prices are rising, sales volumes will increase by less than sales values. In times of price deflation, sales volumes will increase by more than sales values.

"'Likeforlike' sales growth (LFL) is the percentage change in the value of comparable sales compared to the same period a year earlier. It excludes any spending in stores that opened or closed in the intervening year, thus stripping out the effect on sales of changes in floorspace. Many retailers include distance sales as a component of likeforlike comparable sales."

Figure for December 2017 is not provided by the source.

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