Official Statistics

Forecasts for the UK economy: April 2017

A comparison of independent forecasts for the UK economy in April 2017.



Forecasts for the UK economy is a monthly comparison of independent forecasts.

Please note that this is a summary of published material reflecting the views of the forecasting organisations themselves and does not in any way provide new information on the Treasury’s own views. It contains only a selection of forecasters, which is subject to review.

No significance should be attached to the inclusion or exclusion of any particular forecasting organisation. HM Treasury accepts no responsibility for the accuracy of material published in this comparison.

This month’s edition contains short term forecasts up to 2018.

Due to the announcement of a UK general election on 8 June, there will be no May edition of Forecasts for the UK economy. The next edition will be published on 21 June and will contain forecasts up to 2020. We apologise for any inconvenience this causes.

Published 19 April 2017