U.K. Third Quarter Preliminary GDP Estimate: Summary

Nov. 1 (Bloomberg) -- Following are the preliminary GDP growth estimates for the third quarter from the Office for National Statistics in London:

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                                 3Q      3Q     2Q     1Q     4Q     3Q     2Q
                               2011    2011   2011   2011   2010   2010   2010
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                             - YoY -  ----------------- QoQ% -----------------
GDP market prices              0.5%    0.5%   0.1%   0.4%  -0.5%   0.6%   1.1%
Gross Value Added*             0.9%    0.5%   0.2%   0.5%  -0.4%   0.7%   1.1%
Total Service Industries       1.2%    0.7%   0.2%   0.7%  -0.4%   0.4%   0.4%
Distribution, hotels &
restaurants                    0.8%    0.4%   0.4%   1.0%  -1.0%   0.6%   0.7%
Transport & Communication      1.9%    0.9%   0.0%   0.2%   0.7%   1.2%   1.6%
Business Services &
Finance                        1.0%    0.8%   0.3%   0.2%  -0.3%   0.0%  -0.5%
Government &
Other services                 1.4%    0.5%   0.2%   1.3%  -0.6%   0.5%   0.8%
Total Production              -0.7%    0.5%  -1.2%  -0.1%   0.1%   0.3%   1.2%
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                                 3Q      3Q     2Q     1Q     4Q     3Q     2Q
                               2011    2011   2011   2011   2010   2010   2010
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                             - YoY -  ----------------- QoQ% -----------------
Agriculture, hunting,
forestry & fishing            -0.5%    0.4%  -0.9%  11.2% -10.1%  -0.4%  -0.1%
Mining & Quarrying           -14.6%    0.9%  -6.6%  -4.9%  -4.8%  -1.8%   0.2%
Manufacturing                  2.1%    0.2%   0.2%   1.1%   0.6%   1.3%   1.7%
Electricity, gas,
steam & air                    0.7%    2.3%  -1.7%  -4.9%   5.2%  -3.3%  -1.1%
Water, Sewerage                1.1%   -0.3%  -2.7%   5.0%  -0.7%   0.4%   2.0%
Construction                  -4.0%   -0.6%   1.1%  -2.7%  -1.8%   3.2%   8.2%
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NOTE: Gross Domestic Product (GDP) and its main components incorporate
      annual chain linking.
* = Gross value added excluding oil and gas.

To see this table in Japanese: {TNI UKECO SHIHYO JBN <GO>}

UK GDP now incorporates the effects of the introduction of annual chain
linking, adjustments for the effect of VAT missing trader intra-community
(MTIC) fraud, other methodological improvements and new information
across a range of series.
To see this data in a spreadsheet: {1<GO>}

SOURCE: National Statistics

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To contact the editor responsible for this story: Marco Babic at mbabic@bloomberg.net