Perbezaan antara semakan "Ekonomi United Kingdom"

Pada 2007, UK mempunyai [[Senarai negara mengikut seimbang akaun kini|defisit akaun kini terbesar ketiga di dunia]], sungguhpun hasil minyak yang penting, menurut dengan KWA. Ini terutamanya disebebkan suatu defisit besar dalam perdagangan barang perkilangan. Sewaktu Mei 2008, KWA menasihatkan kerajaan UK untuk melebarkan skop polisi belanjawan untuk mengalakkan keseimbangan luar.<ref>[http://www.imf.org/external/np/ms/2008/052308.htm United Kingdom - 2008 Article IV Consultation Concluding Statement of the Mission], IMF, May 23, 2008.</ref> Walaupun "daya pengeluaran buruh tiap orang diambil kerja" UK telah progressing well over the last two decades dan telah overtaken productivity di Jerman bersatu, ia lags di sekitar 20% belakang tingkat Perancis, di mana para pekerja mempunyai 35 jam minggu bekerja.<ref>[http://epp.eurostat.ec.europa.eu/portal/page?_pageid=1996,39140985&_dad=portal&_schema=PORTAL&screen=detailref&language=en&product=STRIND_ECOBAC&root=STRIND_ECOBAC/ecobac/eb021 eurostat.ec.europa.eu] - Labour productivity per person employed</ref> "Daya pengeluaran tiap jam bekerja" UK adalah kini setaraf dengan pukul rata untuk KE "lama" (15 negara).<ref>[http://epp.eurostat.ec.europa.eu/portal/page?_pageid=1996,39140985&_dad=portal&_schema=PORTAL&screen=detailref&language=en&product=STRIND_ECOBAC&root=STRIND_ECOBAC/ecobac/eb022 eurostat.ec.europa.eu] - Labour productivity per hour worked</ref> The United Kingdom currently ranks 21st on the [[Human Development Index]].
 
==PersembahanPencapaian ekonomi kini ==
UK memasuki kemelesetan pada Q2 2008, menurut dengan UK Office of National Statistics (ONS) dan mengeluarnya pada Q4 2009. The revised ONS figures of November 2009 showed that the UK had suffered six consecutive quarters of negative growth.<ref>Economy contracts by 0.3% in Q3 2009, http://www.statistics.gov.uk/cci/nugget.asp?id=192</ref><ref>UK economy shrinks less than thought, BBC News, 25 November 2009, http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/business/8378129.stm</ref> As of the end of November 2009, the economy had shrunk by 4.9%, making the 2008-2009 recession the longest since records began.<ref>http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/business/8594409.stm</ref> In December 2009, the Office of National Statistics revised figures for the third quarter of 2009 showed that the economy shrank by 0.2%, compared to a 0.6% fall the previous quarter.<ref name="statistics.gov.uk">http://www.statistics.gov.uk/cci/nugget.asp?id=192, Office for National Statistics, accessed 23 October 2009</ref>.
In the 3 months to February 2010 the U.K. economy grew yet again by 0.4% <ref>http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/business/8594409.stm</ref>
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