NI Composite Economic Index

The NICEI is an experimental quarterly measure of the performance of the NI economy based on available official statistics.

Headline results

Latest results - published 07 July 2022:

  • The NICEI indicates that economic output increased by 0.4% over the quarter to March 2022 and by 7.8% over the year to March 2022
  • UK GDP increased at a faster rate over the quarter (increasing by 0.8%) and over the year (8.7%) to Q1 2022
  • Private Sector output as measured by the NICEI increased over the quarter (0.3%) and over the year (9.2%). While, the NICEI Public Sector index increased over the quarter (0.8%) and over the year (2.8%)

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Contacts for NI Composite Economic Index

Composite Economic Index

David Leonard
Tel: 028 9052 9385
Email: David.Leonard@nisra.gov.uk
Twitter: @NISRA