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Goulburn Mulwaree Council area

Household expenditure

In 2015/16, household expenditure on housing & utilities was $13,405 in Goulburn Mulwaree Council area, lower compared to New South Wales.

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
Goulburn Mulwaree Council area2015/162010/11Change
Household expenditure (totals)$ per household% of expenditureNew South Wales $New South Wales %$ per household% of expenditureNew South Wales $New South Wales %2010/11 to 2015/16
Food$8,78711.1%$9,5718.9%$8,34510.6%$9,2829.2%+$443
Alcoholic Beverages & Tobacco$2,8213.5%$3,6413.4%$3,5974.6%$3,8273.8%-$775
Clothing & Footwear$2,6743.4%$3,6443.4%$2,8483.6%$3,4413.4%-$174
Housing & utilities $13,40516.9%$25,87824.1%$12,61316.1%$23,44523.3%+$792
Furnishings & equipment $4,1085.2%$4,3894.1%$3,8384.9%$4,0894.1%+$270
Health$4,6195.8%$5,9605.6%$4,0035.1%$4,9875.0%+$616
Transport$9,42311.9%$11,48510.7%$9,97712.7%$11,54311.5%-$554
Communications$2,0632.6%$2,1732.0%$2,2762.9%$2,3432.3%-$213
Recreation & Culture$10,81313.6%$11,52910.7%$10,83113.8%$11,00310.9%-$19
Education $2,5263.2%$4,8964.6%$2,2612.9%$4,0044.0%+$265
Hotels, Cafes & Restaurants $5,1296.5%$8,1397.6%$4,7906.1%$7,7597.7%+$340
Miscellaneous Goods & Services $13,12416.5%$16,06415.0%$13,03316.6%$14,80814.7%+$91
Total Expenditure$79,492100.0%$107,369100.0%$78,411100.0%$100,531100.0%+$1,081
Net Savings$26,39324.9%$31,56022.7%$26,82925.5%$29,13122.5%-$436
Total Disposable Income$105,884%$138,929%$105,240%$129,662%+$644

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, New South Wales: 8.9% Alcoholic Beverages & Tobacco, New South Wales: 3.4% Clothing & Footwear, New South Wales: 3.4% Housing & utilities , New South Wales: 24.1% Furnishings & equipment , New South Wales: 4.1% Health, New South Wales: 5.6% Transport, New South Wales: 10.7% Communications, New South Wales: 2.0% Recreation & Culture, New South Wales: 10.7% Education , New South Wales: 4.6% Hotels, Cafes & Restaurants , New South Wales: 7.6% Miscellaneous Goods & Services , New South Wales: 15.0% Food, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: 11.1% Alcoholic Beverages & Tobacco, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: 3.5% Clothing & Footwear, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: 3.4% Housing & utilities , Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: 16.9% Furnishings & equipment , Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: 5.2% Health, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: 5.8% Transport, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: 11.9% Communications, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: 2.6% Recreation & Culture, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: 13.6% Education , Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: 3.2% Hotels, Cafes & Restaurants , Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: 6.5% Miscellaneous Goods & Services , Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: 16.5%
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, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: +$443 Alcoholic Beverages & Tobacco, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: -$775 Clothing & Footwear, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: -$174 Housing & utilities , Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: +$792 Furnishings & equipment , Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: +$270 Health, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: +$616 Transport, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: -$554 Communications, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: -$213 Recreation & Culture, Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: -$19 Education , Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: +$265 Hotels, Cafes & Restaurants , Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: +$340 Miscellaneous Goods & Services , Goulburn Mulwaree Council area: +$91
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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