Accounting for the voluntary sector, nationally

The Office for National Statistics is to update the National Accounts, which are a key part of giving a picture of the whole country’s economy, to give a better idea of the contribution made by the voluntary sector.

A joint article from the Third Sector Research Centre director and NCVO’s senior research officer explains more http://blogs.ncvo.org.uk/2014/05/30/voluntary-sector-in-the-national-accounts/. Yet more detail in the ONS ‘Changes to National Accounts: Review of the Non-Profit Institutions Serving Household Sector’ (download pdf, 110KB).