Kyogle Council area

Household expenditure

In 2019/20, household expenditure on utilities was $2,595 in Kyogle Council area, lower compared to NSW.

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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National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series

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Household expenditure
Kyogle Council area2019/202014/15Change
Household expenditure (totals)$ per household% of expenditureNSWNSW$$ per household% of expenditureNSWNSW$2014/15 - 2019/20
Food$7,1099.9%$10,9859.2%$6,7578.9%$10,2128.3%+352
Alcoholic Beverages & Tobacco$2,9624.1%$4,8194.1%$3,5834.7%$5,5824.5%-622
Clothing & Footwear$2,4903.5%$4,1963.5%$2,5243.3%$4,0273.3%-34
Furnishings & equipment $3,3704.7%$5,2084.4%$3,2194.3%$4,8954.0%+151
Health$4,1525.8%$6,7335.7%$4,3245.7%$6,6715.4%-173
Transport$6,7739.4%$11,0329.3%$8,02610.6%$13,64911.1%-1,253
Communications$1,4482.0%$2,3802.0%$1,1531.5%$1,8081.5%+295
Recreation & Culture$8,93912.5%$11,85510.0%$8,64011.4%$12,63710.3%+299
Education $3,3164.6%$5,9555.0%$3,4194.5%$5,9824.9%-103
Hotels, Cafes & Restaurants $4,3966.1%$7,8256.6%$6,2148.2%$9,5687.8%-1,819
Miscellaneous Goods & Services $10,63514.8%$17,84315.0%$11,70815.5%$18,33214.9%-1,073
Housing$13,61419.0%$26,23222.1%$13,14817.4%$25,70620.9%+466
Utilities$2,5953.6%$3,7493.2%$2,7853.7%$3,9073.2%-191
Total Expenditure$71,798100.0%$118,810100.0%$75,503100.0%$122,975100.0%-3,704
Net Savings$17,54819.6%$25,71817.8%$10,65712.4%$19,38913.6%+6,891
Total Disposable Income$89,3460%$144,5280%$86,1600%$142,3650%+3,186

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2021. Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id (informed decisions). 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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