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Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale

Household expenditure

In 2018/19, household expenditure on utilities was $1,932 in the Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale, 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.

National Economics (NIEIR) - Modelled series

Household expenditure
Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale2018/192013/14Change
Household expenditure (totals)$ per household% of expenditureWestern Australia $Western Australia %$ per household% of expenditureWestern Australia $Western Australia %2013/14 to 2018/19
Food$5,9985.6%$11,81310.4%$6,1085.7%$11,98010.2%-$109
Alcoholic Beverages & Tobacco$2,4712.3%$3,6573.2%$3,5193.3%$4,8244.1%-$1,049
Clothing & Footwear$3,9943.7%$3,8523.4%$3,6613.4%$3,8693.3%+$333
Furnishings & equipment $3,0312.8%$4,8874.3%$3,3303.1%$5,7844.9%-$299
Health$5,2664.9%$8,6537.6%$4,1823.9%$7,8356.7%+$1,085
Transport$31,31929.3%$11,77010.3%$30,05028.2%$13,02511.1%+$1,269
Communications$1,9151.8%$2,4832.2%$1,4651.4%$1,8511.6%+$450
Recreation & Culture$6,4206.0%$10,0848.9%$6,8006.4%$10,9079.3%-$380
Education $4,8114.5%$5,3424.7%$5,1814.9%$5,3304.5%-$370
Hotels, Cafes & Restaurants $3,9533.7%$7,3346.4%$5,4505.1%$8,0556.8%-$1,496
Miscellaneous Goods & Services $13,26112.4%$17,29015.2%$12,70511.9%$17,27514.7%+$557
Housing$22,50921.1%$23,47220.6%$21,99820.6%$23,77020.2%+$511
Utilities$1,9321.8%$3,1132.7%$2,1842.0%$3,3152.8%-$252
Total Expenditure$106,881100.0%$113,750100.0%$106,633100.0%$117,819100.0%+$248
Net Savings$44,91229.6%$32,51322.2%$53,78533.5%$36,31123.6%-$8,873
Total Disposable Income$151,793%$146,263%$160,417%$154,130%-$8,624

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

Household expenditure 2018/19
Household expenditure 2018/19 Food, Western Australia: 10.4% Alcoholic Beverages & Tobacco, Western Australia: 3.2% Clothing & Footwear, Western Australia: 3.4% Furnishings & equipment , Western Australia: 4.3% Health, Western Australia: 7.6% Transport, Western Australia: 10.3% Communications, Western Australia: 2.2% Recreation & Culture, Western Australia: 8.9% Education , Western Australia: 4.7% Hotels, Cafes & Restaurants , Western Australia: 6.4% Miscellaneous Goods & Services , Western Australia: 15.2% Housing, Western Australia: 20.6% Utilities, Western Australia: 2.7% Food, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 5.6% Alcoholic Beverages & Tobacco, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 2.3% Clothing & Footwear, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 3.7% Furnishings & equipment , Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 2.8% Health, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 4.9% Transport, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 29.3% Communications, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 1.8% Recreation & Culture, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 6.0% Education , Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 4.5% Hotels, Cafes & Restaurants , Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 3.7% Miscellaneous Goods & Services , Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 12.4% Housing, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 21.1% Utilities, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: 1.8%
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2019
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts
Change in household expenditure, 2013/14 to 2018/19
Change in household expenditure, 2013/14 to 2018/19 Food, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: -$109 Alcoholic Beverages & Tobacco, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: -$1,049 Clothing & Footwear, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: +$333 Furnishings & equipment , Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: -$299 Health, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: +$1,085 Transport, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: +$1,269 Communications, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: +$450 Recreation & Culture, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: -$380 Education , Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: -$370 Hotels, Cafes & Restaurants , Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: -$1,496 Miscellaneous Goods & Services , Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: +$557 Housing, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: +$511 Utilities, Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale: -$252
Source: National Institute of Economic and Industry Research (NIEIR) ©2019
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id the population experts

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