Tag: UK

UK Labour MarketUK Labour Market

Chart of the Week: Week 20, 2014: UK Labour Market

The official UK unemployment rate continued its sharp decline in the three months to March.

/ May 14, 2014
UK Healthcare Spending

Chart of the Week: Week 19, 2014: UK Healthcare Spending

Per capita healthcare spending in the UK has slowed down massively since the 2008 recession, with spending on private healthcare decreasing even in nominal terms since the peak in 2007.

/ May 7, 2014
International Post-Recession Recovery

Chart of the Week: Week 18, 2014: International Post-Recession Recovery

A preliminary estimate of Q1 GDP released by the Office for National Statistics yesterday suggested quarter on quarter growth of around 0.8%.

/ April 30, 2014
Historical UK Government Debt

Chart of the Week: Week 17, 2014: Historical UK Government Debt

The latest public sector finances were released this morning, so we decided to update our chart from this time last year showing historical UK government debt going back to 1855 (this time in 2013 prices).

/ April 23, 2014