Publication - Statistics

Scottish Economic Statistics 2008

Published: 10 Dec 2008
Part of:
Statistics
ISBN:
9780755958559

This is the ninth edition of the annual publication Scottish Economic Statistics, which is produced by statisticians in the Scottish Government.

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Scottish Economic Statistics 2008
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Table 6.2 Summary of Local Authorities' Revenue and Capital Income and Expenditure by category 1 2006-07

£ million

Gross Expenditure

Income

Net Expenditure

Total Gross Expenditure

18,879

Total Income

20,167

-1,288

Revenue Expenditure

16,927

Revenue Income

19,120

-2,193

Employee costs

6,804

Non-domestic rates 5

1,884

Operating expenses 2

8,730

Council tax

1,812

Revenue contributions to capital

168

Government grants

General fund contributions to housing and trading services 3

22

Revenue Support Grant ( RSG) 6

5,777

Support service costs

616

Council tax rebate grants 7

359

Other

266

Other grants and subsidies 8

3,147

Adjustment for inter account and inter authority transfers 4

-680

Sales, fees and charges

2,047

Loan charges

1,001

Other income

4,058

Contributions from General Fund

20

Increase on revenue balances

15

Capital Expenditure 9

1,952

Capital Income

1,047

905

Acquisition of land leases, existing buildings or works

49

Proceeds of asset sales

451

New construction and the purchase of vehicles, plant machinery and equipment

1,831

Repayment of loans by private sector

2

Capital grants to private sector

69

Private sector contributions

73

Gross lending to private sector

2

Capital grants to public corporations

-

Public sector contributions

520

Source: Scottish Government - Scottish Local Government Financial Statistics 2006-07
1 Excludes water and sewerage. Revenue and capital figures are on an accruals basis.
2 Including transfer payments.
3 Excluding contributions to transport undertakings. Including reserve fund contributions in respect of trading services.
4 All inter account and inter authority transfers are deducted from expenditure.
5 This is the Distributable Amount as per the Local Government Finance (Scotland) Order 2006.
6 Re-determined as per Local Government Finance (Scotland) Order 2007.
7 Council tax rebate paid by DWP.
8 As listed in Appendix A of the Report to the Local Government Finance (Scotland) Order 2006 and as returned by local authorities.
9 Excludes capital expenditure which is financed from revenue.