Yesterday, the Office for National Statistics released updated figures for the UK government finances in the financial year 2015/16.
We’ve updated our annual chart on central government finances per person in time for this afternoon’s UK Budget speech.
Eurostat announced their updated statistics for European government finances this morning, and the headline figure showed that across the EU, the average deficit improved from 3.3% to 3%.
With the annual UK Budget due this afternoon, we’ve updated our yearly chart showing the central government finances per person.
This afternoon, the Chancellor will present the UK Budget for the coming year.