Office for National Statistics



ONS: UK economy grew by 0.4% in August

The UK economy grew by 0.4% in August, according to the latest figures from the Office for National Statistics (ONS).

Published 13 October 2021

Scotland’s employment rate estimate increased to 74.1% between May and July

For May-July 2021, Scotland’s employment rate estimate increased over the quarter to 74.1%, according to the latest figures published by the Office for National Statistics (ONS).

Published 14 September 2021

Inheritance tax payments reach record high due to COVID-19 deaths

UK residents paid out a record amount of inheritance tax in July after the number of coronavirus deaths soared.

Published 23 August 2021

UK Government borrowing hits £10.4bn in July

UK Government public sector borrowing reached £10.4 billion in July, however, this was £10.1bn less than in July 2020.

Published 20 August 2021

ONS: UK retail sales fall by 2.5% in July

UK retail sales fell by 2.5% month-on-month in July, according to the latest figures released by the Office for National Statistics (ONS).

Published 20 August 2021

House prices increase at fastest rate in almost 14 years

House prices in Scotland increased by 12% in the last year to take the average house price in Scotland up to £173,961, the House Price Index for June 2021 by the Office for National Statistics (ONS) has revealed.

Published 19 August 2021

Scotland's employment rate decreased to 4.3% in Q2

For April-June 2021, Scotland’s employment rate estimate decreased slightly over the quarter to 74.2%, according to the latest figures published by the Office for National Statistics (ONS).

Published 17 August 2021

ONS: UK economy grows 4.8% as lockdown restrictions ease

The UK economy grew by 4.8% between April and June, according to the latest figures published by the Office for National Statistics (ONS).

Published 12 August 2021

Scotland's unemployment rate dropped by 0.2% in the last quarter

Scotland's unemployment rate dropped slightly in the last quarter, according to the latest figures published by the Office for National Statistics (ONS).

Published 15 July 2021

UK inflation hits 2.4% in June as rate continues to rise

Consumer price inflation rose by 2.4% in June, up from 2.1% reported in May, according to the latest figures published by the Office for National Statistics (ONS).

Published 14 July 2021

UK GDP grows by 0.8% in May

UK gross domestic product (GDP) is estimated to have grown by 0.8% in May 2021, according to the latest figures from the Office for National Statistics (ONS).

Published 9 July 2021

UK GDP grew 2.3% in April as lockdown restrictions eased

The UK's GDP grew 2.3% in April as lockdown restrictions eased across the country, according to the latest figures published by the Office for National Statistics (ONS).

Published 11 June 2021

UK retail sales volumes rose by 9.2% in April as lockdown restrictions eased

UK retail sales volumes rose 9.2% month-on-month in April, according to the latest figures published by the Office for National Statistics (ONS).

Published 21 May 2021

UK consumer price inflation rises to 1.5% in April

Consumer price inflation more than doubled in April to a 13-month high of 1.5%, according to the latest figures released by the Office for National Statistics (ONS).

Published 19 May 2021

Scotland's unemployment rate falls by 0.2% in first three months of 2021

Scotland's unemployment rate fell slightly from January to March 2021, according to the latest figures released by the Office for National Statistics (ONS).

Published 18 May 2021