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Data Provider: Welsh Government National Statistics CHART: Council tax outstanding by year (£ thousand)
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1996-9713,70413,71419,91047,328
1997-9810,54218,14222,93951,623
1998-996,42522,03127,21255,668
1999-003,47724,63026,78154,888
2000-011,76127,51330,70559,979
2001-021,21930,89728,68960,805
2002-031,05932,33527,51460,908
2003-041,04434,63929,78965,472
2004-051,04336,25830,45967,760
2005-061,04637,34029,52367,909
2006-07.40,66030,66071,320
2007-08.38,71432,59971,313
2008-09.42,11135,92878,039
2009-10.43,75237,39181,143
2010-11.44,41436,74381,157
2011-12.46,93537,31184,246
2012-13.47,47037,69885,168
2013-14.46,84935,80082,649
2014-15.47,89636,05383,949
2015-16.47,96636,98184,947
2016-17.47,13437,00784,141
2017-18.49,22137,75486,975
2018-19.51,41842,21593,633

Metadata

Title
Council tax collection

Last update
June 2019 June 2019

Next update
June 2020

Publishing organisation
Welsh Government

Source 1
Council tax collection (CTC) data collection, Welsh Government

Contact email
stats.finance@gov.wales

Designation
National Statistics

Lowest level of geographical disaggregation
Local authorities

Geographical coverage
Local authorities

Languages covered
English and Welsh

Data licensing
You may use and re-use this data free of charge in any format or medium, under the terms of the Open Government License - see http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/doc/open-government-licence

General description
Arrears, amounts collected and amounts outstanding are net of council tax benefit grant from the Department of Work and Pensions. All figures include amounts collected on behalf of police authorities and community councils and the amounts received from the Home Office in respect of Class O exempt dwellings.

Data collection and calculation
The information presented here is collected via annual returns from Welsh Local Authorities.

Frequency of publication
Annual

Data reference periods
Data are shown for each financial year from 1996-97 onwards.

Statistical quality
See weblinks

Weblinks
The associated statistical releases can be found via the links at the following webpage:
https://gov.wales/statistics-and-research?lang=en
A statistical quality report relating to all Local Government Finance statistical releases can be found at the following webpage:
https://gov.wales/local-government-finance-statistics-quality-report


Keywords
Local Government Finance, council tax collection rate