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Subtopic: Income Inequality of Households

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  • Sustainable Development Indicators, July 2014 10-Jul-2014
    An overview of progress toward a sustainable economy, society and environment. Published alongside the headline and supplementary indicators are assessments of change, both short and long term.
  • The Effects of Taxes and Benefits on Household Income, 2012/13 26-Jun-2014
    How do taxes and benefits redistribute income between various groups of households in the UK? This release shows where different types of households are in the income distribution and looks at the changing levels of income and inequality over time.
  • The Effects of Taxes and Benefits on Household Income, 2012/13 – Further Analysis and Methodology 26-Jun-2014
    This supplementary material is intended to provide further analysis on The effects of taxes and benefits on household income and to illustrate how these data are derived. It follows a similar structure to the statistical bulletin and also provides details on the methodology, concepts, sources and information on their quality.
  • Full Report: Household Energy Spending in the UK, 2002-2012 03-Mar-2014
    This short report covers 7 key facts about household energy spending in the UK between 2002 and 2012. It covers the overall average spend on household energy as well as the average spend for the richest and poorest fifths of households. The report also includes comparisons of energy spending for retired and non-retired households and for households in different parts of the UK.
  • Middle Income Households, 1977-2011/12 02-Dec-2013
    This article compares growth in the median income of UK households with GDP per person, and analyses the sources of income and taxation paid by the middle fifth of retired and non-retired households.
  • The Effects of Taxes and Benefits on Household Income, 2011/12 10-Jul-2013
    This bulletin examines how taxes and benefits redistribute income between various groups of households in the UK. The release shows where different types of households are in the income distribution and looks at the changing levels of income and inequality over time.

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