Household Sector Accounts
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Frequency of release: Quarterly
Geographical coverage: UK
Geographical breakdown: Country
Real household actual income per head increased by £21 (0.5 per cent) in the third quarter of 2012, compared with the second quarter of 2012, to its highest level since the fourth quarter of 2010.
Real household actual expenditure per head was virtually unchanged rising by £9 (0.2 per cent) in the third quarter of 2012, compared with the second quarter of 2012.
The household saving ratio increased by 0.3 percentage points to 7.7 per cent in the third quarter of 2012. Gross household saving was £21.2 billion in the same quarter, up from £20.3 billion in the second quarter of 2012.