Tag: government finance

UK Public Sector Finances

Chart of the Week: Week 48, 2014: UK Public Sector Finances

Government finance figures were released at the end of last week, and they suggested that the government deficit in 2014/15 may end up higher than it was during 2013/14 - and the sixth highest in the last twenty years.

/ November 26, 2014
European Government Deficits

Chart of the Week: Week 39, 2014: European Government Deficits

UK public sector finances were released yesterday, showing that the deficit so far this financial year is higher than last year.

/ September 24, 2014
Public Sector Net Borrowing

Chart of the Week: Week 35, 2014: Public Sector Net Borrowing

Government financial statistics were released at the end of last week, showing that public sector net borrowing was higher in the first third of the financial year than in any other since 2010.

/ August 27, 2014
UK Government Revenue

Chart of the Week: Week 26, 2014: UK Government Revenue

The UK public sector finances for the financial year 2013-14 were released at the end of last week, so we have updated our previous graph on sources of government revenue over the past ten years.

/ June 25, 2014