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  Time
Period
Economic
Measure
Annual
Change
CPIH Sept 21 0.3% +2.9%
RPI Sept 21   +1.4%
Unemployment
% adult workforce
Aug 21 4.5%  
UK GDP
% change year
Q2 21 +5.5%  
Public Debt
% of GDP
Aug 21 97.6% Info
Public Borrowing
year to date
Aug 21 £91.3bn Info
  Info from the Office for National Statistics.

 
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