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Release: Public Sector Productivity Estimates: Total Public Sector, 2010

Released: 24 April 2013


Nia Pope

Public Policy Analysis Division

Telephone: +44(0)1633 456932

Categories: Government, Central and Local Government, Public Service Productivity

Frequency of release: Biennially

Language: English

Geographical coverage: UK

Geographical breakdown: UK

  • Productivity for public services has remained broadly constant between 1997 and 2010, with an annual average growth rate of 0.0%.  Both public service output (activities performed and services delivered) and public service inputs (labour, goods and services and capital), grew by 3.0% per year on average.

This release contains updated output, inputs and productivity estimates for public services in the UK between 1997 and 2010. It provides an analysis of key trends, and identifies which public service areas are the main drivers for total public service productivity.

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