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District Council of Orroroo Carrieton

Household expenditure

In 2017/18, household expenditure on utilities was $5,918 in District Council of Orroroo Carrieton, higher compared to Regional SA.

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
District Council of Orroroo Carrieton2017/182012/13Change
Household expenditure (totals)$ per household% of expenditureRegional SA $Regional SA %$ per household% of expenditureRegional SA $Regional SA %2012/13 to 2017/18
Food$12,6148.1%$14,87411.8%$12,5848.7%$12,47611.1%+$30
Alcoholic Beverages & Tobacco$6,3944.1%$5,9394.7%$9,0946.3%$5,8695.2%-$2,700
Clothing & Footwear$4,6663.0%$3,4852.8%$2,8962.0%$2,6422.4%+$1,770
Furnishings & equipment $5,1423.3%$7,5126.0%$4,7473.3%$5,9125.3%+$396
Health$8,3365.4%$9,3377.4%$6,8974.7%$7,6046.8%+$1,438
Transport$44,62328.8%$13,58510.8%$37,23525.6%$13,39311.9%+$7,388
Communications$3,3242.1%$3,0102.4%$2,3331.6%$1,9661.8%+$991
Recreation & Culture$9,9766.4%$14,49211.5%$10,7317.4%$13,79712.3%-$755
Education $2,8041.8%$5,4254.3%$5,9594.1%$6,1255.5%-$3,155
Hotels, Cafes & Restaurants $26,70217.2%$11,5469.1%$25,97517.9%$8,8657.9%+$727
Miscellaneous Goods & Services $18,13811.7%$22,29317.7%$15,06410.4%$18,50516.5%+$3,073
Housing$6,4314.1%$9,6727.7%$6,6074.5%$10,6069.5%-$177
Utilities$5,9183.8%$5,0554.0%$5,1633.6%$4,4434.0%+$755
Total Expenditure$155,068100.0%$126,223100.0%$145,285100.0%$112,203100.0%+$9,783
Net Savings$-24,332-18.6%$-9,017-7.7%$-17,979-14.1%$-2,549-2.3%-$6,353
Total Disposable Income$130,736%$117,206%$127,306%$109,654%+$3,430

Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018. 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

Household expenditure 2017/18
Household expenditure 2017/18 Food, Regional SA: 11.8% Alcoholic Beverages & Tobacco, Regional SA: 4.7% Clothing & Footwear, Regional SA: 2.8% Furnishings & equipment , Regional SA: 6.0% Health, Regional SA: 7.4% Transport, Regional SA: 10.8% Communications, Regional SA: 2.4% Recreation & Culture, Regional SA: 11.5% Education , Regional SA: 4.3% Hotels, Cafes & Restaurants , Regional SA: 9.1% Miscellaneous Goods & Services , Regional SA: 17.7% Housing, Regional SA: 7.7% Utilities, Regional SA: 4.0% Food, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: 8.1% Alcoholic Beverages & Tobacco, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: 4.1% Clothing & Footwear, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: 3.0% Furnishings & equipment , District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: 3.3% Health, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: 5.4% Transport, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: 28.8% Communications, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: 2.1% Recreation & Culture, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: 6.4% Education , District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: 1.8% Hotels, Cafes & Restaurants , District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: 17.2% Miscellaneous Goods & Services , District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: 11.7% Housing, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: 4.1% Utilities, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: 3.8%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Change in household expenditure, 2012/13 to 2017/18
Change in household expenditure, 2012/13 to 2017/18 Food, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: +$30 Alcoholic Beverages & Tobacco, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: -$2,700 Clothing & Footwear, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: +$1,770 Furnishings & equipment , District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: +$396 Health, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: +$1,438 Transport, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: +$7,388 Communications, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: +$991 Recreation & Culture, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: -$755 Education , District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: -$3,155 Hotels, Cafes & Restaurants , District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: +$727 Miscellaneous Goods & Services , District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: +$3,073 Housing, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: -$177 Utilities, District Council of Orroroo Carrieton: +$755
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2018
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts

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