City of Canning

Household expenditure

In 2022/23, household expenditure on utilities was $2,533 in the City of Canning, lower 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.

Data source

National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series

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Household expenditure
City of Canning2022/232016/17Change
Household expenditure (totals)$ per household% of expenditureWestern AustraliaWestern Australia$$ per household% of expenditureWestern AustraliaWestern Australia$2016/17 - 2022/23
Alcoholic Beverages & Tobacco$3,2323.1%$4,0563.3%$4,3674.1%$5,5064.6%-1,135
Clothing & Footwear$3,4143.3%$4,2803.5%$2,8522.7%$3,6033.0%+562
Furnishings & equipment $4,4294.2%$5,5614.6%$4,6264.4%$5,8274.9%-197
Recreation & Culture$8,9428.6%$11,2749.3%$8,2907.8%$10,3418.6%+652
Education $3,2453.1%$3,9343.2%$3,0262.9%$3,7433.1%+218
Hotels, Cafes & Restaurants $6,4636.2%$8,3136.8%$6,9046.5%$8,0916.8%-440
Miscellaneous Goods & Services $13,57113.0%$17,21914.2%$13,89713.2%$17,09114.3%-327
Total Expenditure$104,412100.0%$121,537100.0%$105,669100.0%$119,675100.0%-1,258
Net Savings$29,30221.9%$34,64622.2%$32,93523.8%$35,35022.8%-3,633
Total Disposable Income$133,7140%$156,1830%$138,6050%$155,0250%-4,891

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2024. ©2023. Compiled and presented in by .id (informed decisions). Data are based on a 2020/21 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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