Net migration into the UK fell to 153,000 in the year ended Sep ‘12 - the lowest level since a decade ago. Figs from the ONS
Education prices vs overall CPI inflation over the past two decades. Figures all from the latest inflation release.
If you were after one chart showing you Britain’s austerity plan, this, from today’s BoE Inflation Report, is really very handy. By the end of this year, almost all the tax rises have kicked in. the spending cuts will kick in in the following four years. Here’s the full report.
Since 2005 Britain has fallen from 5th to 12th in the OECD’s ranking of countries by household disposable income. Bigger fall than anyone else in the top 10. Source: ONS