Methodology related to satellite accounts

  • User guide to consumer trends

    Methodology | Released on 6 November 2020

    Overview of the Consumer trends, UK bulletin, which presents comprehensive estimates of household final consumption expenditure, constructed to conform to the European System of Accounts 2010 and the classification of individual consumption by purpose.

    Keywords: household spending, personal expenditure, spending per head, COICOP, HHFCE, imputed rental

  • Definitions and conventions for UK household final consumption expenditure

    Methodology | Released on 6 November 2020

    The statistical presentation of household final consumption expenditure (HHFCE) in consumer trends, including the concepts, coverage and definitions used. More detail is available in National Accounts Concepts, Sources and Methods, particularly Chapter 22 and the related annex.

    Keywords: HHFCE, glossary, dictionary, household spending

  • UK Tourism Satellite Account methodology guide: 2017

    Methodology | Released on 27 November 2019

    Methodology and data source information relating to the UK Tourism Satellite Account: 2017.

    Keywords: TSA, expenditure, employment, direct gross value added, TDGVA

  • Quality assurance of administrative data used in consumer trends statistics: September 2019

    Methodology | Released on 30 September 2019

    An assessment of administrative data sources for consumer trends estimates, including household final consumption expenditure (HHFCE) estimates.

    Keywords: QAAD

  • Consumer trends QMI

    Methodology | Released on 30 September 2019

    Quality and Methodology Information for consumer trends and household final consumption expenditure in the UK, detailing the strengths and limitations of the data, methods used, and data uses and users.

    Keywords: household spending, personal expenditure, spending per head, classification of individual consumption by purpose, COICOP, HHFCE

  • Measuring tourism locally 2011

    Methodology | Released on 10 February 2016

  • Economic value of tourism: Guidance Note 1: Definitions of tourism (Version 2, 2012)

    Methodology | Released on 3 February 2016