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This pattern of revisions has held good since September 1983. 2 to preliminary estimates of G D P ( 0) from, say, the end of 1985. 9 after the first revisions a month later. 2 points sounds insignificant, but it is currently worth some £750 million in a year. These revisions are linked with the downwards bias of the index of production (see page 28). The change in the index ·of G D P ( 0) is estimated by taking each sector of the economy in turn, and working out the change in the volume of its output.
Their share, in effect the return on capital, went up from 14 to 18 per cent of the total. While the share of North Sea oil profits rose only from 5 to 6 per cent, that of all other gross trading profits (GTP in the figure) rose more sharply, from 9 to 12 per cent, with the North Sea still accounting for one-third of total gross trading profits. The 'other' 18 per cent of factor income consisted of rent, which is divided between companies, other landlords and owner-occupiers, and income from self-employment, which has risen as a partial offset to unemployment (see page 94).
8 Source: Press notice C S 0 (87)46, 20 May 1987. Output-based G D P The first indication of how G D P is moving is the quarterly Press release from the Central Statistical Office (C S 0) giving a preliminary estimate of GDP(O). It comes out about seven weeks after the end of the quarter, and about a month before the fuller provisional estimates of the three different measures of G D P. It is seasonally adjusted, and at constant prices - those of 1980 at the time of writing. Quarterly and annual figures for the three types of G D P, and the average estimate derived from them, are also given in index form.
Measuring the Economy by Christopher Johnson (auth.)