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Consumer spending up 4.9 per cent in June

Mon Jul 13 00:00:00 EDT 2015

Barclaycard’s monthly data shows spend growth increased 4.9 per cent in June, marking the ninth time in the last ten months that growth met or exceeded the 4 per cent level.


Y/Y Spend growth by category

Overall

Online

In-store

Clothing

3.7%

14.1%

0.5%

     Family Clothing

2.5%

10.4%

0.2%

     Shoe Shops

3.9%

13.3%

1.7%

     Women’s Clothing

4.2%

19.3%

–1.2%

     Men’s Clothing

13.2%

32.0%

6.5%

Restaurants

14.9%

50.6%

13.2%

Books, Newspapers & Magazines

13.2%

20.9%

–2.3%

Auto Parts & Accessories

0.2%

7.3%

–1.7%

Cinema, Theatre & Dance

4.2%

5.9%

1.2%

Public Houses

14.2%

10.8%

14.3%

Department Stores

7.5%

25.2%

4.0%

DIY Stores

5.7%

3.7%

5.9%

Travel Agents

11.0%

19.5%

4.0%

Airlines

6.7%

13.2%

–14.9%

Supermarkets

0.4%

14.7%

–0.3%

Petrol

–7.9%

–7.9%

Gambling

0.2%

–16.4%

27.8%

Overall

4.9%

14.9%

2.2%

Average Transaction Value

Overall

–3.7%

Clothing

0.6%

Airlines

0.0%

Restaurants

–4.4%

Supermarkets

–5.6%

Petrol

–7.3%

Spend Share

Clothing

26.2%

Travel Agents

48.8%

Number of Transactions

Overall

8.9%

Clothing

3.1%

Airlines

6.6%

Restaurants

20.2%

Supermarkets

6.4%

Petrol

–0.7%

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