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Scottish Local Government Finance Statistics 2015-16

Official Print Publication Date
Website Publication DateFebruary 28, 2017


A National Statistics Publication for ScotlandNational Statistics logo

ISBN 978 1 78652 826 1 (Web only publication)
PPDAS 262084

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Executive Summary


1. Local Government Revenue Expenditure and Funding
1.1 Total Revenue Expenditure and Funding
1.2 General Fund Revenue Expenditure and Income
1.3 Funding Revenue Expenditure
1.4 Council Tax
1.5 Non-Domestic Rates
1.6 Customer and Client Receipts

2. Capital Expenditure and Financing
2.1 Total Capital Expenditure and Financing
2.2 Capital Financing
2.3 Borrowing and Credit Arrangements

3. Local Government Reserves, Fixed Assets and Debt
3.1 Local Authority Debt
3.2 Prudential Indicators
3.3 Fixed Assets

4. Reserves

5. Local Government Pensions

6. Background to Scottish Local Government Financial Statistics

7. Sources

A National Statistics Publication for Scotland