GDP Quarterly National Accounts, Scotland 2018 Quarter 2 (31 Oct 2018)
The GDP First Estimate for 2018 Quarter 3 is also now available (19 December 2018). The First Estimate only includes onshore output by industry. Other components will be updated in the next Quarterly National Accounts on 30 January 2019.
What is in the GDP Quarterly National Accounts?
The GDP Quarterly National Accounts is the second GDP publication released each quarter, at around 120 days after the end of the latest period. It includes an updated second estimate of onshore GDP growth which uses data released since the GDP First Estimate. The Quarterly National Accounts for Scotland are consistent with the UK Quarterly National Accounts for each quarter.
In addition to the second estimate of onshore growth in real terms, the GDP Quarterly National Accounts also includes:
Total GDP in cash terms for the onshore economy and the wider economy including offshore activities
Onshore GDP in cash terms broken down using all three of the output, expenditure and income approaches
The Index of Manufactured Exports (IME) in real terms
Household Sector income and expenditure accounts for Scotland, including Gross Disposable Household Income (GDHI) and the Savings Ratio;
Public sector revenues.