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Data Provider: Welsh Government Standard spending assessments and central government support by authority
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[Collapse]Total Wales6,051,3824,594,713
Total Wales[Collapse]Total Unitary Authorities5,780,1584,237,431
Total Unitary AuthoritiesIsle of Anglesey134,02395,791
Gwynedd239,019176,552
Conwy216,481154,192
Denbighshire193,782143,637
Flintshire269,127188,980
Wrexham242,951175,252
Powys250,776174,291
Ceredigion141,469102,091
Pembrokeshire231,734162,448
Carmarthenshire353,034260,388
Swansea436,813322,211
Neath Port Talbot275,663214,796
Bridgend260,148191,807
Vale of Glamorgan228,101152,070
Rhondda Cynon Taf465,653367,339
Merthyr Tydfil114,98091,304
Caerphilly345,584268,614
Blaenau Gwent137,453110,815
Torfaen175,078132,650
Monmouthshire150,53093,229
Newport288,940214,343
Cardiff628,820444,629
[Collapse]Total Police271,223357,282
Total PoliceDyfed Powys Police36,61850,348
Gwent Police54,59372,988
North Wales Police52,74373,234
South Wales Police127,269160,712

Metadata

Title
Standard spending assessments and central government support

Last update
April 2019 April 2019

Next update
February 2020

Publishing organisation
Welsh Government

Source 1
Local Government Settlement, Welsh Government

Contact email
stats.finance@gov.wales

Designation
None

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
Standard spending assessments (SSAs) are centrally determined assessments of each authority's need to spend on revenue services, on the total standard spending basis.

Central government support comprises revenue support grant, redistributed non-domestic rates, council tax reduction scheme and transitional grants for county or county borough councils. In the context of this table it excludes non-police specific grants.


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, Standard spending assessment