Revenue & Expenditure per head

In 2016-2017, Scotland raised £10,722 per person in public and spent £13,175 per head. This results in Scotland having a Net Fiscal Deficit per head of £2,453.

Scotland Revenue and expenditure per head (£)
YearTax per headSpend per headNet Per Head (cash terms) Net Per head (Real Terms)
1980/81 2,352 2,150 202 646
1981/82 3,151 2,398 7532180
1982/83 3,572 2,643 9292508
1983/84 3,841 2,860 9802526
1984/85 4,506 3,035 14713585
1985/86 4,549 3,171 13783178
1986/87 3,619 3,284 336744
1987/88 3,827 3,486 341716
1988/89 3,892 3,597 295583
1989/90 3,978 3,936 4277
1990/91 4,080 4,289 -208-353
1991/92 4,137 4,750 -613-984
1992/93 4,162 5,119 -956-1498
1993/04 4,313 5,462 -1149-1759
1994/95 4,796 5,655 -859-1301
1995/06 5,250 5,909 -659-969
1996/97 5,513 5,974 -462-653
1997/98 5,871 6,099 -228-317
1998/99 5,958 6,424 -467-574
1999/00 6,341 6,664 -323-456
2000/01 7,101 7,057 43-37
2001/02 7,247 7,598 -351-338
2002/037,2398,156-917-1,097
2003/047,6838,854-1,171-1,478
2004/058,3419,472-1,131-1,505
2005/069,45710,048-591-673
2006/079,51310,564-1,051-829
2007/0810,21211,184-972-1,271
2008/0910,21611,755-1,538-1,105
2009/109,44312,147-2,704-3,077
2010/1110,25012,536-2,285-2,650
2011/1210,49812,519-2,021-1,882
2012/1310,07212,807-2,734-2,845
2013/1410,17412,673-2,499-2,586
2014/1510,08912,792-2,703-2,799
2015/1610,12912,832-2,703-2,843
2016/1710,72213,175-2,453-2,453