Index of Production

The IOP provides information on the output of the production industries, manufacturing industries and market trends.

 

Latest Results (Quarter 3 2019) - Published 19th December 2019

Headline results

  • The NI IOP decreased by 2.2% over the quarter (July - September) and by 0.8% over the year.
  • The UK IOP reported no change in output over both the quarter (0.0%) and a decrease over the year (1.5%).
  • The quarterly decrease in production output of 2.2% has been driven by decreases in all four of the main sectors: Manufacturing (1.4%); Water supply, sewerage and waste management (Inc. recycling) (5.8%); Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply (2.6%) and Mining and quarrying (7.5%).
  • The annual decrease in NI production output of 0.8% was driven by decreases in Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply (8.4%), Water supply, sewerage and waste management (Inc. recycling) (5.6%) and Mining and Quarrying (0.7%). This decrease was partially offset by an increase in Manufacturing (0.8%).

Current publication and tables

Index of Production Quarter 3 2019 statistical bulletin and data tables

Historical bulletins

Index of Production - historical statistical bulletins

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