An updated statistical release giving details of the national non-domestic rates collected by local authorities in England in 2011-12 was published on 20 November 2012.
It provided updated information on figures that were announced on 15 August 2012.
The latest statistics release includes data from 2007-08 to 2011-12.
The key points from the latest release are:
- the net rate yield (after allowances for changes in respect of previous years and reliefs) increased by 9.1% to £21 billion in 2011-12
- the contribution to the pool (net rate yield after allowances for collection costs including losses) also increased by 9.2% to £20.7 billion in 2011-12
- between 2007-08 and 2011-12 the contribution to the pool from the local lists increased by £3.5 billion or 21%
- London accounts for 29% of the contribution to the national pool while having only 15% of the population