How public sector debt as a percentage of GDP has grown over the last 10 years
21-Aug-2013UK Public Sector debt and borrowing 1975 to 2013
Public Sector Finances, October 2013
21-Nov-2013The 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.
Royal Mail Classification in National Accounts following Government's Sale of Shares
19-Nov-2013An overview of how the sale of floatation of Royal Mail Group will be classified in National Accounts and Public Sector Finance.
Public Sector Finances, September 2013
22-Oct-2013The 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, October 2013
18-Oct-2013The 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.
Government Deficit and Debt Under the Maastricht Treaty, September 2013
02-Oct-2013EU Member Governments have to report their actual and planned government deficits, and the levels of their debt, promptly to the European Commission, to specific deadlines twice each year. The estimates in this statistical bulletin 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, September 2013
30-Sep-2013This document provides a forward workplan of classification cases being considered by ONS over the next 6 months, and will be subsequently updated each quarter. The cases listed in this document are the major cases, with the potential for a significant impact on the key National Accounts, emplopyment or Public Sector Finance Statistics produced by ONS, but does not include the many, more minor cases that we examine on a regular basis. The next edition of the workplan will be published in December 2013.
Events with an impact on net borrowing and net debt (Excel sheet 34Kb)
22-Nov-2013This is a summary table showing notable events which have impacted on net borrowing and net debt in the financial year 2012/13 and for the latest available data in 2013/14. It includes information on the Asset Purchase Facility, transfer of the Royal Mail Pension plan and the classification of Bradford & Bingley and Northern Rock to the Public Sector.
Financial Statistics Monthly, October 2013 (Excel sheet 118Kb)
22-Nov-2013Tables Extracted from the Financial Statistics Publication for Net Debt and net cash requirement by sectors - central government, local government & public corporations. This month the tables also include impact analysis of the reclassification of NRAM and B&B on Central Government Net Borrowing / Net Debt. This analysis is an update to tables published as part of the Improving Government statistics article on Public Sector Finances, released in June 2013. It has been updated and included here to provide the latest data in advance of the Autumn statement.
Public Sector Finances Supplementary Tables, October 2013 (Excel sheet 2204Kb)
22-Nov-2013This 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, October 2013 (Excel sheet 214Kb)
21-Nov-2013The following tables are attached here: PSF1. Public Sector Summary Balances PSF2. Public Sector Net Borrowing:by sector PSF3A. Central Goverment Accounts: 2011/12 PSF3B. Central Government Accounts:time series 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 edn 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, October 2013 (Excel sheet 234Kb)
21-Nov-2013An 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, October 2013: Dataset
21-Nov-2013Time 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.