Household expenditure survey 2008-2010
- Statistical Series
- 9 December 2011
- Vol 96, Issue 65
- ISSN: 1670-5718
Average household expenditure is 442 thousand ISK a month or 183 thousand per individual, i.e. 3.1% lower than in the previous survey per household. The expenditure per individual declined by 4.6%. The CPI rose by 5.4% between 2009 and 2010, hence the real household expenditure declined by 8.0%. This is equivalent to 9.5% decrease per individual in real terms. Disposable income rose by 3.6% per household and by 2.0% per individual.