In June 2014, the quantity bought in the retail industry increased by 3.6% compared with June 2013 and by 0.1% compared with May 2014. The quantity bought also increased in Q2 2014 compared with Q2 2013, by 4.5%.
The Non-Financial Service sector made the largest contribution to aGVA in most UK regions in 2012.
Public Sector Net Borrowing (PSNB ex) in June 2014 was £11.4bn. When Asset Purchase Facility transfers are excluded from June 2013, net borrowing was similar.
The Compendium of UK Statistics pulls together, in one place, independent statistics that can be compared across the four nations of the UK. These can be used to help inform important debates, such as in the context of the Scottish Referendum.
Crime Survey for England and Wales estimates for year ending March 2014 show 7.3 million incidents of crime in England and Wales. There were 3.7 million offences recorded by the police in the same period.
For March to May 2014, 73.1% of people aged from 16 to 64 were in work, up by 0.5 percentage points from December 2013 to February 2014 and up by 1.7 from a year earlier.