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Key Figures

Prices, Inflation and Productivity

  • Consumer Prices Index 0.2% (December 2015)
    CPI annual inflation stands at 0.2% in December 2015, compared to 0.1% change in the year to November 2015. (Monthly), UK. Last updated: 19 January 2016
  • Retail Sales, December 2015 111.5 (December 2015)
    a change on 3 months on same period a year earlier of 3.7%. (Monthly), GB. Last updated: 22 January 2016
  • Total Public Service Productivity 96.7 (The key figure relates to 2008)
    A fall of 0.9 percentage points from 2007 (Annually), England. This is an index number 1997=100. Last updated: 27 July 2010
  • Total Health Productivity 97.3 (The key figure relates to 2009)
    A rise of 0.7 percentage points from 2008 (Annually), England. This is an index number. 1995=100. Last updated: 29 March 2011
  • Producer Price Index: Input Price -10.8 (December 2015)
    The input price index stands at 90.9, a fall of 10.8% in the year to December 2015 (Monthly), UK. Last updated: 19 January 2016
  • Producer Price Index: Output Price -1.2% (December 2015)
    The output price index stands at 105.8, a fall of 1.2% in the year to December 2015 (Monthly), UK. Last updated: 19 January 2016
  • The gross sector aggregate of selected Services Producer Price Indices stands at 105.3, a rise of 0.5% in the year to Quarter 3 2015. (Quarterly), UK. Last updated: 25 November 2015
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Labour Market

  • Employment rate 74.0% (September to November 2015)
    up 0.5 percentage points from June to August 2015 (Monthly), UK. Last updated: 20 January 2016
  • Unemployment rate 5.1% (September to November 2015)
    down 0.3 percentage points from June to August 2015 (Monthly), UK. Last updated: 20 January 2016
  • Vacancies 756,000 (October to December 2015)
    up 13,000 from July to September 2015 (Monthly), UK. Last updated: 20 January 2016
  • AWE annual growth rate - regular pay 1.9% (September to November 2015)
    down 0.1 percentage points from August to October 2015 (Monthly), GB. Last updated: 20 January 2016
  • AWE annual growth rate - total pay 2.0% (September to November 2015)
    down 0.4 percentage points from August to October 2015 (Monthly), GB. Last updated: 20 January 2016
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National Accounts Economic Activity

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Health

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Population and Migration

  • Total Population (UK) 64.6 million (Mid-2014 Estimate)
    An increase of nearly 491,100 since mid-2013 (Annually), UK. Last updated: 25 June 2015
  • Total population (UK) 63.2 million (2011 Census Day Estimate)
    An increase of 4.1 million since the 2001 Census (Annually), UK. Last updated: 17 December 2012
  • Number of births (UK) 776,352 (2014)
    2,451 less births than in 2013 (Annually), UK. Last updated: 10 September 2015
  • Number of deaths (UK) 570,341 (2014)
    6,117 less deaths than in 2013 (Annually), UK. Last updated: 10 September 2015
  • Female life expectancy at birth (UK) 82.8 years (2012-2014)
    An increase of 0.1 years since 2011-2013 (Annually), UK. Last updated: 21 March 2014
  • Male life expectancy at birth (UK) 79.1 years (2012-2014)
    An increase of 0.2 years since 2011-2013 (Annually), UK. Last updated: 21 March 2014
  • Net migration (UK) 336,000 (year ending June 2015)
    an estimated increase of 82,000 since year ending June 2014 (Annually), UK. Last updated: 26 November 2015
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Crime and Justice

  • Headline estimate of crimes against household population (CSEW) down 6% (not statistically significant) (Year ending September 2015) Corrected
    Compared with year ending September 2014; down to 6.6 million offences (Quarterly), England and Wales. Corrected from down 6% to down 6% (not statistically significant) 1pm 21 January 2016. Last updated: 21 January 2016
  • Number of crimes recorded by the police 4.3 million offences (Year ending September 2015)
    up by 6% compared with year ending September 2014 (Quarterly), England and Wales. Last updated: 21 January 2016
  • Compared with year ending September 2014; up by 27,425 offences (Quarterly), England. Last updated: 21 January 2016
  • Theft offences reported to the CSEW down by 6% (Year ending September 2015) Corrected
    Compared with year ending September 2014; down by 261,000 offences (Quarterly), England. Corrected from 261 to 261,000 21 January 2016. Last updated: 21 January 2016
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Environment

  • Fuel use 193.6 Mtoe (2011)
    9.3% lower than 1990 (Annually), UK. Last updated: 26 June 2013
  • Gas reserves 709 billion cubic metres (2011)
    Decreased by 64.3% (1997) (Annually), UK. Last updated: 26 June 2013
  • Environmental tax revenue £44.5 billion (2012)
    £0.2 billion higher than in 2011 (Annually), UK. Last updated: 26 June 2013
  • Renewable energy use 8.8 Mtoe (2011)
    6.5 times greater than in 1990 (Annually), England. Last updated: 26 June 2013
  • Greenhouse gas emissions 634.8 million tonnes of carbon dioxide equivalent (2011)
    21.3 lower than 1990 (Annually), UK. Last updated: 26 June 2013
  • 7.4% lower than 1990 (Annually), UK. Last updated: 26 June 2013
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Travel and Transport

  • Freight into and out of the UK 2,005 (thousand tonnes) (2009)
    A fall of 232 thousand tonnes from 2008 (Ad-hoc), England. Last updated: 24 February 2011
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