Government finances explained: Expenditure and revenue in the last 15 years
17-Feb-2014Why is the public sector current budget important to the UK public?
Public Sector Finances, March 2014
23-Apr-2014The PSF Statistical Bulletin, is published jointly by ONS and HM Treasury on a monthly basis, and provides the latest available measures for key public sector financial statistics such as Public Sector Current Budget (PSCB), Net Borrowing (PSNB), Net Debt (PSND) and PSND as a percentage of GDP. These key indicators are provided on two bases. One set includes the temporary effects of financial interventions made in response to the financial crisis that began in 2007, such as the establishment of public ownership/control of several major banking groups. An alternative set of indicators, the so-called ‘ex-measures’, excludes the temporary effects of financial interventions.
Maastricht Supplementary Data Tables, Q4 2013
22-Apr-2014The Office for National Statistics (ONS) is required to provide the European statistical agency (Eurostat) with detailed statistical information on government finance statistics, with particular focus on debt and deficit. This document describes the contents of the government finance statistics tables supplied to Eurostat, and is intended as a guide to users of the data.
EU Government Deficit and Debt Return, March 2014
03-Apr-2014The estimates in this release have been supplied to the European Commission by ONS in accordance with the schedules in the Excessive Deficit Procedure. Forecasts for future years are provided separately by HM Treasury.
National Accounts Classifications, Forward Workplan, March 2014
28-Mar-2014This update shows National Accounts classification work planned for the period April 2014 to June 2014 and beyond.
Public Sector Finances, February 2014
21-Mar-2014The PSF Statistical Bulletin, is published jointly by ONS and HM Treasury on a monthly basis, and provides the latest available measures for key public sector financial statistics such as Public Sector Current Budget (PSCB), Net Borrowing (PSNB), Net Debt (PSND) and PSND as a percentage of GDP. These key indicators are provided on two bases. One set includes the temporary effects of financial interventions made in response to the financial crisis that began in 2007, such as the establishment of public ownership/control of several major banking groups. An alternative set of indicators, the so-called ‘ex-measures’, excludes the temporary effects of financial interventions.
UK Gross Domestic Expenditure on Research and Development, 2012
12-Mar-2014Estimates of R&D performed by the following four sectors of the economy, as defined in the Frascati manual, Business Enterprise (BERD), Higher Education (HERD), Government (GovERD) which includes Research Councils, and Private Non-Profit (PNP) organisations. All these sectors’ (Business, Government, Higher Education and Private Non-Profit) R&D data are known collectively as GERD, which represents the gross domestic expenditure on R&D in the UK.
Financial Statistics Monthly, March 2014 (Excel sheet 86Kb)
24-Apr-2014Tables Extracted from the Financial Statistics Publication for Net Debt and net cash requirement by sectors - central government, local government & public corporations.
Public Sector Finances Supplementary Tables, March 2014 (Excel sheet 5450Kb)
24-Apr-2014This document expresses the public sector finances in a matrix form consistent with the latest statistical bulletin. It is possible to generate a matrix table for any quarter, financial year or calendar year back to 1946 by globally editing the formula in the matrix workbook.
Appendix A: Public Sector Finances tables 1-12, March 2014 (Excel sheet 275Kb)
23-Apr-2014The following tables are attached here: PSF1. Public Sector Summary Balances PSF2. Public Sector Net Borrowing:by sector PSF3A. Central Goverment Accounts: 2013/14 PSF3B. Central Government Accounts:overview PSF3C. Central Government Account: Total Revenue, Total Expenditure and Net borrowing PSF4. Public Sector Net Cash Requirement PSF5A. Central Government Net Cash Requirement PSF5B. Central Government net cash requirement on own account PSF6A. Public Sector Consolidated Gross Debt (nominal values at end of period) PSF6B. Public Sector Net Debt (nominal values at the end of period) PSF7. Public sector finances: current budget net borrowing and net cash requirement PSF8. Public sector finances:Net debt (ex financial interventions) PSF9. Long run fiscal indicators as a percentage of GDP PSF10A. Reconciliation of Public Sector Net Borrowing and Net Cash Requirement PSF10B. Reconciliation of Central Government Net Borrowing and Net Cash Requirement Requirement PSF11A. Reconciliation of PSNB and PSNB ex PSF11B. Reconciliation of PSNB and PSNB ex PSF12R. Public Sector Statistics: revisions since last publication
Appendix B: Revisions Analysis for Public Sector Finances, March 2014 (Excel sheet 247Kb)
23-Apr-2014An assessment of the statistical significance of the mean revision to key public sector finances (PSF) statistics over a 5 year period.
Public Sector Finances First Release, March 2014: Dataset
23-Apr-2014Time Series Data for monthly, quarterly and annual figures for public sector finances. These statistics are also available in spreadsheet format for download. The Time Series dataset facility is primarily designed for users who wish to customise their own datasets.
ESA Table 11 Annual Expenditure of Central Government, March 2014 (Excel sheet 872Kb)
22-Apr-2014ESA Table 11 reports on annual UK Government Expenditure by Function. Three tables are produced: Central Government only, Local Government only, and General Government as a whole i.e. consolidated for central and local government. The data are broken down by function using the Classification Of Functions Of Government (COFOG). This classification system was developed by the OECD and adopted as standard in National Accounts.