Methodology related to national 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

  • A guide to the UK National Accounts: March 2020

    Methodology | Released on 6 March 2020

    An update to the 2015 publication of "A Short Guide to the UK National Accounts". The purpose of this guide is to give the reader an introduction to the concepts and underlying principles of national accounting and additionally to describe the various publications available.

    Keywords: measures of GDP, gross domestic product, Blue Book, production approach, expenditure approach, income approach

  • Quarterly sector accounts QMI

    Methodology | Released on 10 January 2020

    Keywords: RHDI, United Kingdom Economic Accounts, Real Household Disposable Income, Sector Accounts, UKEA

  • 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

  • Other accounts receivable or payable statistics in the UK flow of funds accounts matrices

    Methodology | Released on 7 November 2019

    Explanatory notes for the compilation of other accounts receivable/payable statistics in the UK flow of funds accounts matrices: 2019, as part of the Economic Statistics Transformation Programme.

    Keywords: flow of funds, from-whom-to-whom, F8, matrices, explanatory notes

  • Institutional sectors and financial instruments in the UK flow of funds accounts matrices

    Methodology | Released on 7 November 2019

    Explanatory notes for the institutional sectors and financial instruments referred to UK flow of funds accounts matrices: 2019, as part of the Economic Statistics Transformation Programme.

    Keywords: flow of funds, from-whom-to-whom, matrices, explanatory notes, sectors and instruments

  • Insurance, pensions and standardised guarantee schemes in the UK flow of funds accounts matrices

    Methodology | Released on 7 November 2019

    Explanatory notes for the compilation of insurance, pensions and standardised guarantee schemes statistics in UK flow of funds accounts matrices: 2019, as part of the Economic Statistics Transformation Programme.

    Keywords: from-whom-to-whom, matrices, flow of funds, explanatory notes, F6

  • Short-term and long-term debt securities statistics in the UK flow of funds accounts matrices

    Methodology | Released on 7 November 2019

    Explanatory notes for the compilation of debt securities statistics in UK flow of funds accounts matrices: 2019, as part of the Economic Statistics Transformation Programme.

    Keywords: flow of funds, from-whom-to-whom, matrices, debt securities, F3

  • Currency and deposit statistics in the UK flow of funds accounts matrices

    Methodology | Released on 7 November 2019

    Explanatory notes for the compilation of currency and deposit statistics in UK flow of funds accounts matrices: 2019, as part of the Economic Statistics Transformation Programme.

    Keywords: from-whom-to-whom, matrices, explanatory notes, flow of funds, currency and deposits