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Release: Business Investment, Explaining UK Investment Estimates: past, present & future

Released: 14 March 2014

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Louisa Nolan

Gross Capital Formation

gcf@ons.gsi.gov.uk

Telephone: +44 (0)1633 455250

Categories: Economy, National Accounts, National Income, Expenditure and Output

Frequency of release: Quarterly

Language: English

Geographical coverage: UK

Geographical breakdown: UK

Survey name(s): Quarterly Survey of Capital Expenditure

In this release

As part of its commitment to continuous improvement, ONS periodically reviews and where appropriate improves the data sources, methods and processes used for compiling estimates. As part of this commitment, in the 2013 UK National Accounts new production systems were introduced for compiling investment estimates, which included improved data sources, methods and processes. This article looks at the methods used to produce investment estimates and the changes introduced in 2013. It also looks at forthcoming changes for the 2014 UK National Accounts.

Article: Explaining United Kingdom Investment estimates: past, present and future (654.1 Kb Pdf)  

 

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