Official Statistics

Forecasts for the UK economy: February 2018

A comparison of independent forecasts for the UK economy in February 2018.



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 for 2018 and 2019 and medium-term forecasts for 2018 to 2022.

Published 21 February 2018
Last updated 18 April 2018 + show all updates
  1. Corrected city averages in tables 1-6 and corrected short-term current account forecasts for one forecaster.
  2. First published.