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Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale

Household expenditure

In 2015/16, household expenditure on housing & utilities was $25,806 in the Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale, higher compared to Western Australia.

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
Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale2015/162010/11Change
Household expenditure (totals)$ per household% of expenditureWestern Australia $Western Australia %$ per household% of expenditureWestern Australia $Western Australia %2010/11 to 2015/16
Food$15,32413.9%$10,23810.5%$15,19212.7%$10,91311.0%+$131
Alcoholic Beverages & Tobacco$5,0694.6%$3,1513.2%$6,6615.6%$3,5173.6%-$1,592
Clothing & Footwear$3,1112.8%$2,9563.0%$3,9313.3%$3,3893.4%-$820
Housing & utilities $25,80623.4%$25,10225.7%$24,62920.6%$23,67923.9%+$1,177
Furnishings & equipment $4,5124.1%$4,3134.4%$4,6673.9%$4,5844.6%-$154
Health$6,7696.1%$6,6636.8%$6,7855.7%$6,0396.1%-$16
Transport$11,64210.6%$9,1479.4%$16,00513.4%$10,85111.0%-$4,363
Communications$2,8122.6%$2,1912.2%$3,7053.1%$2,5832.6%-$893
Recreation & Culture$6,3255.7%$8,1348.3%$6,9145.8%$8,6318.7%-$589
Education $4,1843.8%$4,6624.8%$4,3933.7%$3,8423.9%-$208
Hotels, Cafes & Restaurants $6,4595.9%$6,0046.2%$7,1266.0%$5,9816.0%-$667
Miscellaneous Goods & Services $18,25516.6%$15,04615.4%$19,65316.4%$15,03115.2%-$1,398
Total Expenditure$110,269100.0%$97,608100.0%$119,660100.0%$99,040100.0%-$9,391
Net Savings$24,17118.0%$42,19930.2%$31,08020.6%$43,97830.8%-$6,908
Total Disposable Income$134,440%$139,807%$150,740%$143,019%-$16,300

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, Western Australia: 10.5% Alcoholic Beverages & Tobacco, Western Australia: 3.2% Clothing & Footwear, Western Australia: 3.0% Housing & utilities , Western Australia: 25.7% Furnishings & equipment , Western Australia: 4.4% Health, Western Australia: 6.8% Transport, Western Australia: 9.4% Communications, Western Australia: 2.2% Recreation & Culture, Western Australia: 8.3% Education , Western Australia: 4.8% Hotels, Cafes & Restaurants , Western Australia: 6.2% Miscellaneous Goods & Services , Western Australia: 15.4% Food, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 13.9% Alcoholic Beverages & Tobacco, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 4.6% Clothing & Footwear, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 2.8% Housing & utilities , Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 23.4% Furnishings & equipment , Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 4.1% Health, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 6.1% Transport, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 10.6% Communications, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 2.6% Recreation & Culture, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 5.7% Education , Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 3.8% Hotels, Cafes & Restaurants , Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 5.9% Miscellaneous Goods & Services , Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 16.6%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts update
Change in household expenditure, 2010/11 to 2015/16
Change in household expenditure, 2010/11 to 2015/16 Food, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: +$131 Alcoholic Beverages & Tobacco, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: -$1,592 Clothing & Footwear, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: -$820 Housing & utilities , Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: +$1,177 Furnishings & equipment , Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: -$154 Health, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: -$16 Transport, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: -$4,363 Communications, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: -$893 Recreation & Culture, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: -$589 Education , Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: -$208 Hotels, Cafes & Restaurants , Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: -$667 Miscellaneous Goods & Services , Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: -$1,398
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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