City of Banyule

Household expenditure

In 2018/19, household expenditure on utilities was $5,925 in the City of Banyule, higher compared to Victoria.

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.

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Household expenditure
City of Banyule2018/192013/14Change
Household expenditure (totals)$ per household% of expenditureVictoriaVictoria$$ per household% of expenditureVictoriaVictoria$2013/14 - 2018/19
Food$16,86011.9%$10,8269.4%$9,7359.5%$10,4549.5%+7,125
Alcoholic Beverages & Tobacco$3,5092.5%$3,8163.3%$4,8754.7%$4,6144.2%-1,366
Clothing & Footwear$3,1352.2%$4,5834.0%$4,2654.2%$4,1333.7%-1,130
Furnishings & equipment $7,5375.3%$5,3494.6%$3,8693.8%$4,8234.4%+3,669
Health$12,1528.6%$8,2187.1%$6,7516.6%$7,4266.7%+5,401
Transport$8,5516.0%$12,15310.5%$8,5368.3%$12,38211.2%+15
Communications$2,7601.9%$2,5802.2%$1,8561.8%$1,7951.6%+904
Recreation & Culture$16,60811.7%$11,89610.3%$7,1336.9%$11,15910.1%+9,476
Education $9,5786.8%$6,1645.3%$4,2254.1%$6,1555.6%+5,352
Hotels, Cafes & Restaurants $5,3843.8%$6,1855.4%$7,5057.3%$5,8045.3%-2,121
Miscellaneous Goods & Services $23,23516.4%$17,62415.3%$13,95813.6%$16,41514.9%+9,277
Housing$26,44618.7%$21,00818.2%$24,06323.4%$20,12918.3%+2,384
Utilities$5,9254.2%$4,9124.3%$5,9285.8%$4,9954.5%-3
Total Expenditure$141,680100.0%$115,314100.0%$102,699100.0%$110,284100.0%+38,981
Net Savings-$12,323-9.5%$3720.3%$28,30521.6%$10,6828.8%-40,628
Total Disposable Income$129,3570%$115,6860%$131,0040%$120,9670%-1,647

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2019. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts. Data are based on a 2016-17 price base for all years. NIEIR-ID data are inflation adjusted each year to allow direct comparison, and annual data releases adjust previous years’ figures to a new base year. Learn more

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