Family Spending 2013 Edition
Results of the 2012 Living Costs and Food Survey (LCF)
- sample of around 6,000 households
- ...
Headline figure 2012
• Average household weekly expenditure
was £489 in 2012. This compares with £484 in
2011 and £474 in ...
Average weekly expenditure on main
commodities and services 2012

Source: Living Costs and Food Survey, Office for Nationa...
Spending over time, at 2012 prices
Spending on housing, fuel and power
(COICOP definition), 2012
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Net rent: £29.30 per week;
Electricity, gas and oth...
Spending on transport 2012
Transport

£64.10 a week

• Purchase of vehicles

£17.20 a week

New cars or vans
Second hand c...
Expenditure by country and region 2010 - 2012
UK Average (3 years)

£482
Source: Living Costs and Food Survey, Office for ...
Summary 2012
•

Average household weekly expenditure was £489, compared with £484
in 2011 (without adjusting for inflation...
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Family spending 2013

  1. 1. Family Spending 2013 Edition Results of the 2012 Living Costs and Food Survey (LCF) - sample of around 6,000 households - interview plus two-week diary of expenditure
  2. 2. Headline figure 2012 • Average household weekly expenditure was £489 in 2012. This compares with £484 in 2011 and £474 in 2010, at current prices. • After adjusting to 2012 prices to account for inflation: £497 in 2011 £507 in 2010
  3. 3. Average weekly expenditure on main commodities and services 2012 Source: Living Costs and Food Survey, Office for National Statistics
  4. 4. Spending over time, at 2012 prices
  5. 5. Spending on housing, fuel and power (COICOP definition), 2012 • • • • Net rent: £29.30 per week; Electricity, gas and other fuels: £23.20; Maintenance and repairs: £7.00; Water supply and miscellaneous charges (such as refuse collection): £8.40. Note: averaged across all households
  6. 6. Spending on transport 2012 Transport £64.10 a week • Purchase of vehicles £17.20 a week New cars or vans Second hand cars and vans • Running costs of vehicles Petrol, diesel and other motor oils • Transport services £4.70 a week £11.90 a week £36.40 a week £24.70 a week £10.50 a week
  7. 7. Expenditure by country and region 2010 - 2012 UK Average (3 years) £482 Source: Living Costs and Food Survey, Office for National Statistics
  8. 8. Summary 2012 • Average household weekly expenditure was £489, compared with £484 in 2011 (without adjusting for inflation) • Housing fuel and power was the highest category of spending(£68 per week), followed by transport (£64 per week) • Regional differences in expenditure with households in London spending the most and households in the North East spending the least

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