Index of Production

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

 

Latest Results (Quarter 2 2019) - Published 12th September 2019

Headline results

  • The NI IOP increased by 1.2% over the quarter (April – June) and by 3.6% over the year.
  • The UK IOP reported a decrease in output over both the quarter (1.4%) and the year (0.5%).
  • The quarterly increase in production output of 1.2% has been driven by increases in all four of the main sectors: Manufacturing (1.0%); Water supply, sewerage and waste management (Inc. recycling) (2.7%); Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply (0.8%) and Mining and quarrying (7.7%).
  • The annual increase in NI production output of 3.6% was driven by increases in Manufacturing (3.6%); Water supply, sewerage and waste management (Inc. recycling) (4.4%) and Mining and Quarrying (11.7%). This increase was partially offset by a fall in Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply (1.5%).

Current publication and tables

Index of Production Quarter 2 2019 statistical bulletin and data tables

Historical bulletins

Index of Production - historical statistical bulletins

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