Insolvency Statistics: Q3 2011

Insolvency Statistics: Q3 2011

  • There were 4,242 compulsory liquidations and creditors’ voluntary liquidations in total in England and Wales in the third quarter of 2011 (on a seasonally adjusted basis).  This was an increase of 0.1% on the previous quarter and an increase of 6.5% on the same period a year ago.
  • There were 30,219 individual insolvencies in England and Wales in the third quarter of 2011. This was a decrease of 11.0% on the same period a year ago.

Non-financial balance sheets 2011

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Non-financial balance sheets 2011

Key Findings

  • UK net worth at the end of 2010 is valued at £7.3 trillion, an increase of 10.5 per cent from 2009
  • Households and non-profit institutions serving households (NPISH) sector have the highest net worth of £7.7 trillion
  • Residential buildings has increased by 5.2 per cent and remain the most valuable asset at £4.3 trillion
  • Commercial, industrial and other buildings (CIO), are the assets with the largest increase of £245.1 billion from the previous year
  • Central government net debt is -£547.1 billion

GDP growth estimate: 0.5% in Q3

Economic Review – October 2011

  • The latest month’s economic releases present a picture of continuing weakness in economic
    growth, with no immediate relief from current high rates of inflation.
  • GDP is estimated to have grown by 0.5 per cent in the third quarter of 2011. GDP has increased
    by 0.5 per cent over the latest year, a significant slowdown from the 2.6 per cent growth in the
    preceding twelve months.

Gross Domestic Product Preliminary Estimate – Q3 2011

  • The chained volume measure of GDP increased by 0.5 per cent in the third quarter (Q3) of 2011.
  • Output of the production industries increased by 0.5 per cent in 2011 Q3, compared with a fall of 1.2 per cent in the previous quarter.
  • Construction sector output decreased by 0.6 per cent in 2011 Q3, compared with an increase of 1.1 per cent in the previous quarter.
  • Output of the service industries increased by 0.7 per cent in 2011 Q3, compared with a rise of 0.2 per cent in the previous quarter.
  • GDP in volume terms increased by 0.5 per cent in 2011 Q3 compared with 2010 Q3.