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.
There were 698,512 live births in England and Wales in 2013, a decrease of 4.3% from 729,674 in 2012. There were 506,790 deaths registered in 2013, compared with 499,331 in 2012 (a rise of 1.5%).
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.