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Latest Highlights              Q3 2023

In the third quarter (Q3) 2023, retail sales recorded a negative growth of 3.2 per cent year-on-year, after decreasing by 4.9 per cent in Q2 2023. On a quarter-on-quarter basis, retail sales recorded a decrease by 7.0 per cent following an increase of 3.2 per cent in Q2 2023.  

The total value of retail sales in Q3 2023 was estimated at BND416.1 million. Almost one-third (26.1 per cent) was contributed by Department Stores with sales worth BND108.4 million, followed by Supermarkets (BND75.1 million or 18.1 per cent).

In terms of volume, retail sales recorded a negative growth of 3.3 per cent year-on-year in Q3 2023, after decreasing by 5.5 per cent in Q2 2023. On a quarter-on-quarter basis, retail sales recorded a negative growth of 7.4 per cent after increasing by 3.8 per cent in Q2 2023




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Quarterly Summary Data

Note: The Retail Sales Index (RSI) has been rebased to the year 2019 starting Q1 2022. Prior to this period, the base year was 2017.

Period

BND Million
​Index
2019=100
​Year-on-Year Growth (%)
Report

​Media Release

​Excel Table

​Snapshot
​ValueVolume​ ValueVolume​
​​Q3 2023
416.1​
107.3​101.7​​-3.2
-3.3​


​​
​Q2 2023

447​.3
115.4​
109.7​
-4.9​
-5.5​


Q2023
433.2​​111.8
​105.7
-4.0​​-4.9

​​
​Q4 2022
​440.9113.7​108.7​2.72.1
​Q3 2022
429.8r110.9r105.2r​5.5r3.1r
​Q2 2022
470.3r121.3r​116.2r​-3.7r-6.4r
​Q1 2022
​451.1r​116.4​111.2r-3.7r​​-6.9r

​Year​Quarter​BND Million​Index
2017=100
​Year-on-Year Growth (%)​Report​Media Release​Excel Table​Snapshot
​2020​Q1406.0​105.75.8
​2020 ​Q2 ​423.7 ​110.3 1.6​
​2020 Q3​ 407.3​ 106.1​ 10.3
​2020 ​Q4
455.6​ 118.7​ 21.3​
​2021​Q1454.4​​118.311.9​
​2021Q2​​464.5121.3​9.9​
​2021​Q3386.8100.6-5.2
​2021Q4​​417.1108.5​-8.6​