Home / Uncategorized / Where do UK taxes go?

Where do UK taxes go?

by Martin Armstrong, May 24, 2018

The UK government spent £711 billion of taxpayers’ money last year, but where did it all go? The largest share, at almost a quarter, went on ‘welfare’, with a total sum of £173 billion. Next up was ‘health’ with £144 billion being spent. For those concerned about the cost of EU membership, the figure at the bottom of the chart will be interesting. £4.7 billion pounds went towards maintaining the Union budget. Although this sounds like a large amount, it only actually accounted for 0.7 percent of the total spend.

 

Infographic: Where do UK taxes go? | Statista You will find more infographics at Statista

Check Also

Infographics

Vulnerabilities Most Exploited by Cyber Attacks

According to an analysis conducted by the Kaspersky Lab from Q1 of 2018, Microsoft Office applications are …

Leave a Reply