Household Sector Accounts
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Frequency of release: Quarterly
Geographical coverage: UK
Geographical breakdown: Country
Inflation adjusted household income per head, including services in kind provided by Government fell by £13 (or -0.3%) in Q4 2012, but the last nine years have been flat compared with growth between 1997 and 2004.
Inflation adjusted household expenditure per head, including spending by Government on behalf of households increased by £4 (0.1%) in Q4 2012, but grew between 1997 and 2007, fell in 2008, then remained relatively flat.
The household saving ratio in current prices (price effects included) was 6.7% in Q4 2012 (down from 7.9% in Q3 2012).
Household financial liabilities in current prices (price effects included) were 1.46 times greater than household disposable income in Q4 2012.