Departmental expenditure as a % of GDP (FOI)
Departmental expenditure as a % of GDP (FOI)Produced by the Freedom of Information office
Authored by States of Jersey and published on 20 March 2018.
Please may you provide a breakdown of the States of Jersey expenditure on each Government Department as a % of GDP for the last three available years?
The Treasury and Resource Department does not hold this information however the information that is required for the analysis is available on the gov.je website. The relevant links are included below.
Article 23 of the Freedom of Information (Jersey) Law 2011 (Accessible by other means) has been applied as the States of Jersey Financial Reports and Accounts are publicly available and provide a full analysis of budget and actual spend at a departmental level, total for all departments (revenue) and for each capital project allocation.
States of Jersey accounts
The States of Jersey Statistics Unit produces an annual report on GVA and GDP which for 2015 and 2016 can be found at the following links:
Measuring Jersey’s economy: GVA and GDP 2015
Measuring Jersey’s economy: GVA and GDP 2016
GDP figures for 2017 will not be published until 3 October 2018.
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