Government expenditure forecast for state pensions in the United Kingdom (UK) from 2016/17 to 2020/21 (in billion GBP)

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State pension expenditure in billion GBP

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This statistic shows the United Kingdom (UK) government spending forecast for state pensions from fiscal year 2016/2017 to fiscal year 2021/2022, in billion British pounds. Over the period, the cost of the state pension to the government is predicted to increase by approximately 15 billion British pounds.
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Release date
March 2017
United Kingdom
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March 2017

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