United Kingdom Public Sector Net Borrowing  1993-2018 | Data | Chart

UK's public sector net borrowing decreased by GBP 0.2 billion to GBP 8.1 billion in November 2017 from GBP 8.3 billion in the same month a year earlier and below market expectations of GBP 8.3 billion. Excluding state-owned banks, the public sector had to borrow GBP 8.7 billion, down 1.9 percent year-on-year and slightly below forecasts of GBP 8.9 billion, as revenues from income and capital gains tax were 6.2 percent higher and those from sales tax rose 4.1 percent. Since the start of the financial year in April, borrowing totalled GBP 48.1 billion, 6.1 percent less than in the same period of 2016 and the lowest since 2007. Public sector net debt increased by GBP 72.2 billion to GBP £1,734.8 billion, equivalent to 84.6 of GDP. Government Debt in the United Kingdom averaged -4219.49 GBP Million from 1993 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 12189 GBP Million in January of 2017 and a record low of -20054 GBP Million in April of 2012.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2017-10-20 08:30 AM Public Sector Net Borrowing £-5.33B £-4.14B £-5.7B £-6.2B
2017-11-21 09:30 AM Public Sector Net Borrowing £-7.46B £-4.43B £-6.6B £-6.8B
2017-12-21 09:30 AM Public Sector Net Borrowing £-8.12B £-7.25B £-8.3B £-8.1B
2018-01-23 09:30 AM Public Sector Net Borrowing £-8.12B £ -5.9B
2018-02-21 09:30 AM Public Sector Net Borrowing £ -5.3B
2018-03-21 09:30 AM Public Sector Net Borrowing £ -5.5B


United Kingdom Government Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Government Debt to GDP 89.30 89.00 89.30 31.30 percent [+]
Government Budget -3.00 -4.30 1.10 -10.20 percent of GDP [+]
Government Budget Value -5279.00 -988.00 17555.00 -15409.00 GBP Million [+]
Government Spending 91509.00 91717.00 91717.00 31633.00 GBP Million [+]
Government Spending to GDP 42.10 42.90 51.20 35.70 percent [+]
Government Debt -8118.00 -7249.00 12189.00 -20054.00 GBP Million [+]
Military Expenditure 54216.80 53862.20 65610.30 30315.10 USD Million [+]
Credit Rating 94.83 [+]
Asylum Applications 2835.00 2700.00 5040.00 1655.00 persons [+]
Government Revenues 53979.00 58735.00 74423.00 17298.00 GBP Million [+]


United Kingdom Public Sector Net Borrowing

In the United Kingdom, net borrowing or net lending is the difference between the net acquisition of financial assets and the net incurrence of liabilities. This page provides the latest reported value for - United Kingdom Public Sector Net Borrowing - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. United Kingdom Public Sector Net Borrowing - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on January of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-8118.00 -7249.00 12189.00 -20054.00 1993 - 2017 GBP Million Monthly
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government debt by Country
Country Last
Brazil 4852557.49 Nov/17
Euro Area 9588159.00 Dec/16
France 2226.10 Sep/17
Germany 1771214.80 Jun/17
Italy 2289692.90 Oct/17
Netherlands 412244.00 Sep/17
Russia 11854.20 Sep/17
Spain 1136170629.00 Sep/17
Switzerland 197684.00 Dec/18
Turkey 890771.00 Nov/17
United Kingdom -8118.00 Nov/17
United States 20492747.00 Dec/17


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