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Developing East Arnhem Limited area

Household expenditure

In 2015/16, household expenditure on housing & utilities was $45,454 in Developing East Arnhem Limited area, higher compared to Northern Territory.

Household Expenditure is modelled based on a set of expenditure items collected every 5 years in the ABS Household Expenditure Survey. Household Expenditure is a useful measure of the economic resources available to households in the area and where their income is spent. Areas with good public transport infrastructure and access to jobs may spend less on transport and more on discretionary spending such as entertainment. More disadvantaged areas may spend a higher proportion of their income on food and transport. An examination of the distribution of household spending per household may provide insights into the socio-economic status of the area.

National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series

Household expenditure
Developing East Arnhem Limited area2015/162010/11Change
Household expenditure (totals)$ per household% of expenditureNorthern Territory $Northern Territory %$ per household% of expenditureNorthern Territory $Northern Territory %2010/11 to 2015/16
Food$12,8498.7%$12,4069.8%$12,13710.1%$13,38010.8%+$711
Alcoholic Beverages & Tobacco$8,2175.6%$3,6912.9%$11,1499.2%$4,1583.4%-$2,931
Clothing & Footwear$3,4022.3%$2,3971.9%$4,1533.4%$2,9472.4%-$751
Housing & utilities $45,45430.9%$37,36629.6%$11,9789.9%$32,29726.1%+$33,476
Furnishings & equipment $4,5913.1%$5,1564.1%$4,8594.0%$5,8124.7%-$268
Health$4,2182.9%$5,3114.2%$3,6473.0%$4,2673.4%+$571
Transport$10,0586.8%$9,9697.9%$13,51211.2%$11,7069.5%-$3,453
Communications$3,2952.2%$2,2001.7%$3,5653.0%$2,4392.0%-$270
Recreation & Culture$14,66510.0%$12,0209.5%$14,53012.1%$12,0559.7%+$136
Education $2,3921.6%$2,7372.2%$3,0522.5%$2,6852.2%-$661
Hotels, Cafes & Restaurants $13,5509.2%$9,4457.5%$13,54111.2%$10,3778.4%+$9
Miscellaneous Goods & Services $24,45116.6%$23,37118.5%$24,45020.3%$21,66617.5%+$1
Total Expenditure$147,143100.0%$126,069100.0%$120,572100.0%$123,788100.0%+$26,571
Net Savings$66,00931.0%$61,00332.6%$81,32440.3%$61,28333.1%-$15,315
Total Disposable Income$213,151%$187,072%$201,896%$185,070%+$11,256

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id, the population experts.

Household expenditure 2015/16
Household expenditure 2015/16 Food, Northern Territory: 9.8% Alcoholic Beverages & Tobacco, Northern Territory: 2.9% Clothing & Footwear, Northern Territory: 1.9% Housing & utilities , Northern Territory: 29.6% Furnishings & equipment , Northern Territory: 4.1% Health, Northern Territory: 4.2% Transport, Northern Territory: 7.9% Communications, Northern Territory: 1.7% Recreation & Culture, Northern Territory: 9.5% Education , Northern Territory: 2.2% Hotels, Cafes & Restaurants , Northern Territory: 7.5% Miscellaneous Goods & Services , Northern Territory: 18.5% Food, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 8.7% Alcoholic Beverages & Tobacco, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 5.6% Clothing & Footwear, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 2.3% Housing & utilities , Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 30.9% Furnishings & equipment , Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 3.1% Health, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 2.9% Transport, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 6.8% Communications, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 2.2% Recreation & Culture, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 10.0% Education , Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 1.6% Hotels, Cafes & Restaurants , Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 9.2% Miscellaneous Goods & Services , Developing East Arnhem Limited area: 16.6%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Change in household expenditure, 2010/11 to 2015/16
Change in household expenditure, 2010/11 to 2015/16 Food, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: +$711 Alcoholic Beverages & Tobacco, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: -$2,931 Clothing & Footwear, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: -$751 Housing & utilities , Developing East Arnhem Limited area: +$33,476 Furnishings & equipment , Developing East Arnhem Limited area: -$268 Health, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: +$571 Transport, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: -$3,453 Communications, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: -$270 Recreation & Culture, Developing East Arnhem Limited area: +$136 Education , Developing East Arnhem Limited area: -$661 Hotels, Cafes & Restaurants , Developing East Arnhem Limited area: +$9 Miscellaneous Goods & Services , Developing East Arnhem Limited area: +$1
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts

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